NEW MUSIC: Rozalla & Allan Jay ‘Breaking My Heart’

ROZALLA burst into the UK Charts, reaching No6, with her breakout record “Everybody’s Free (To Feel Good)” back in 1991 and followed it up with two major chart smashes “Faith (In The Power Of Love)” and another record that is recognised as a true club anthem “Are You Ready To Fly”. An album named after her first hit was also a big seller and reached the UK top 20. Continue reading NEW MUSIC: Rozalla & Allan Jay ‘Breaking My Heart’

NEW MUSIC: Joan As Police Woman & Benjamin Lazar Davis ‘Overloaded’

A deeply soulful artist, Joan As Police Woman (Joan Wasser) has famously worked with Antony (Anohni), Rufus Wainwright, Lou Reed and David Sylvian. She recently performed at the Lincoln Center Out of Doors Tribute to Lou Reed. Benjamin is a talented multi-instrumentalist who currently performs with Okkervil River, Cuddle Magic and Bridget Kearney (Lake Street Dive). Joan and Ben met each other after separate trips to Africa; Ethiopia for Joan as part of Damon Albarn’s Africa Express,  and West Africa for Lazar to study traditional music. They initially bonded over Central African Republic Pygmy musical patterns and wrote this album together loosely inspired by this music. The band recently performed at the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn Festival.

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