Our Top 5 New Music Picks of the Week
5. Bixiga 70 – Ocupai
Bixiga 70 is a ten piece band out of Sao Paulo, Brazil and are making a big impact on American blogs and online music destinations. Influenced by Afrobeat, Funk and Samba, Bixiga 70 infuses some of the best music has to offer from across continents.
4. The RZA: “Makin’ Moves feat. Rockie Fresh”: FREE Download
The RZA is one of Hip Hop’s most respected producers. Ahead of two new Wu Tang albums, he’s releasing a free EP called There’s Only One Place to Get It. The standout track “Makin’ Moves” features Chicago rapper Rockie Fresh.
3. Open Mike Eagle feat. Hannibal Buress: “Doug Stamper (Advice Raps)”: FREE Download
Open Mike Eagle is known in LA as one of the most progressive MC’s in Hip Hop. For his latest record he paired with New York comedian Hannibal Buress on a track caled “Doug Stamper (Advice Raps).”
2. Jack White – Lazareto
Jack White’s Lazaretto debuted at #1. It’s the best selling vinyl album in it’s first week since 1991 and is accompanied by a sold out tour.
1. Led Zeppelin – Led Zeppelin (Deluxe Edition)
Led Zeppelin has re-released their first three albums each re-mastered by Jimmy Page. Included as bonus tracks are live tracks, demos, and new mixes that give insight into the bands studio process.