Variable 2024-02-24

Ari Lennox - Get Close | Dreamville/Interscope 2023
Mikahl Anthony - Space Blue | R&S 2024
Dreamcastmoe - On the Beach | Spectral Sound 2024
Amyra - Lovers or Friends | Eterna 2023
Hiatus Kaiyote - Everything's Beautiful | Brainfeeder 2024
Jamma-Dee - Jamma's Jam | NBN 2023
Fatima - New Phase | Eglo 2024
Rae Khalil - Is It Worth It | Ape Shit, Inc./Def Jam 2024
Brittany Howard - Red Flags/To Be Still | Island 2024
Tamtam - Distant Look | PPU 2024
Bullion - Rare | Ghostly Int'l 2024
Church Chords - Recent Mineral | Otherly Love 2024
Vanishing Twin - Non Guardare | Sub Pop 2024
Chanel Beads - Police Scanner | Jagjaguwar 2024
Wrecked Lightship - Antiposition | Peak Oil 2024
British Museum - Flea Worship | The Trilogy Tapes 2024
Jurango - Big Saver | Livity Sound 2024
Anatolian Weapons - Horizons | Subject to Restrictions 2023
Mia Koden - 10easy | Ilian Tape 2023
Dickie Landry - Hang the Rich (DJ Twitch Edit) | DFA 2024
Kesswa - Contemplate (2Lanes Live Mind Print Remix) | Portage Garage Sounds 2023

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In Relief 2024-02-16

Heatwave - Turn Around | Epic 1980
The Stylistics - Hurry Up This Way Again | Philadelphia Int'l 1980
Enchantment - I Can't Be the One | RCA Victor 1980
Rockie Robbins - You and Me | A&M 1980
Eighties Ladies - Sing Me | Uno Melodic 1980
Ndugu & the Chocolate Jam Co. - Give Your Love | Epic 1980
Charles Earland - I Will Never Tell | Columbia 1980
Patti Austin - Body Language | CTI 1980
Herbie Hancock - Spiraling Prism | Columbia 1980
Kool & the Gang - Morning Star | De-Lite 1980
Bar-Kays - Open Your Heart | Mercury 1980
Jermaine Jackson - You Like Me Don't You | Motown 1980
Eramus Hall - Your Love Is My Desire | Westbound 1980
Chaka Khan - Move Me No Mountain | Warner Bros. 1980
Rick James - Mary-Go-Round | Gordy 1980
GQ - Lies | Arista 1980
Coffee - Casanova | De-Lite 1980
Fantasy - You're Too Late | Pavillion 1980

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In Relief 2024-02-13

Keith LeBlanc - Major Malfunction | World Records 1986
Diseño Corbusier - El Alma de Estrella | Auxilio de Cientos 1986
Chris & Cosey - Morning | Rough Trade 1985
Stanton Miranda - Wheels Over Indian Trails | Factory Benelux 1986
Severed Heads - Propellor Three (Kamikazee Mix) | Ink 1986
Richard H Kirk - Hipnotic | Rough Trade 1986
Hard Corps - Je Suis Passée | Polydor 1985
Propaganda - p:Machinery (Beta) | ZTT 1985
SPK - Metal Dance | Elektra 1985
Nitzer Ebb - Murderous (Instrumental) | Transglobal 1986
Eleven Pond - Watching Trees | Game Hen 1986
API - Bled Dry | Sweatbox 1985
Kreem - Triangle of Love | Metroplex 1986
The Jackal - Underneath the Arches | Criminal Damage 1986
Chip E - Time to Jack (House Mix) | Underground 1986

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In Relief 2024-02-12

Gary Saracho - Señor Baker | Impulse!/ABC 1973
Robin Kenyatta - Reflective Silence | Atlantic 1973
Michał Urbaniak - Ekim | Spiegelei 1973
Wendell Harrison & Phillip Ranelin - What We Need | Tribe 1973
Earth, Wind & Fire - Power | Columbia 1972
The Meters - Stay Away | Reprise 1972
The Dells - I Just Don't Know What to Do with Myself | Cadet 1972
Willie Hutch - Slick | Motown 1973
Donny Hathaway - Valdez in the Country | Atco 1973
Alice Clark - Don't You Care | Mainstream 1972
Zulema - Giving Up | Sussex 1973
Voices of East Harlem - Wanted Dead or Alive | Just Sunshine 1973
Pretty Purdie - What's Goin' On/Ain't No Sunshine | Flying Dutchman 1972
The Sylvers - Only One Can Win | Pride 1972
Terry Callier - Gotta Get Closer to You | Cadet 1973
Al Green - Beware | Hi 1973

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Variable 2024-02-11

DJ Harrison - Galaxy | Stones Throw 2024
Burnt Pink - Around the Sun | SFTNR 2023
Shaii David - Awake | Evolve Island 2023
Joshua Crumbly - Steps | Switch Hit 2024
Sneek - Tandem | O'Connor/Lowly 2023
Kiledjian - Dlo | Underdog 2024
King Pari - Wait a Minute | Stones Throw 2024
Nali - 4 U | 2024
Sy Smith - Remember How to Fly | +FE Music 2024
Terrace Martin/Alex Isley - 2 Step in the Living Room | Sounds of Crenshaw 2023
Dām-Funk - Escape | Glydezone 2024
Electrik Red - So Good | Radio Killa/Def Jam 2009
Usher - I Love U | Mega/Gamma 2024
Detroit Rising - Our World (Kaidi Tatham Remix) | DownJazz 2023
Agnes Obel - Disharmony | Amazon 2024
Audrey Powne - Feed the Fire | BBE 2024
Group Climate - T-U-V | T-U-V 2024
Butcher Brown - Turismo | Concord Jazz 2024
Bel Cobain - Unlikely | Dead Pigeon 2023
Tara Clerkin Trio - Brigstow | World of Echo 2023
Panghalina - Whale Dance | Room40 2024
Nailah Hunter - Finding Mirrors | Fat Possum 2024

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Variable 2024-01-27

Leon Vynehall - Duofade | Studio Ooze 2023
JTC - Another Scuffed Slice | Bopside 2023
KW - Lastmin_Res | Ilian Tape 2023
Answer Code Request & Amotik - LED | Delsin 2023
Specter - The Spirit | Sound Signature 2023
Patrick Holland - Walking on Ice | Verdicchio 2024
Neinzer - Flurry | Yumé 2023
Jules Becker - Three Turn | All Centre 2023
Phoebe - Sempre a Correr | Discos Extendes 2023
X-Altera - Motor Murk | Bopside 2023
Architectural - Clothed in Light | R&S 2023
Donato Dozzy - Velluto | Spazio Disponibile 2024
Takecha - Not Responding | 2024
Max Graef - Zan | Tartelet 2023
AceMo/DJ Swisha - Expert Level | Sonic Messengers 2024
Kokoroko - Dide O (Ash Lauryn & Stefan Ringer Remix) | Brownswood 2023
Musclecars - Running Out of Time | BBE 2024

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Variable 2024-01-04

Oliver Coates - Gliders Peace of Mind | Lakeshore 2023
Chantal Michelle - Amaryllis | Somewhere Between 2023
Christopher Bissonnette - Batiste | 12k 2023
Mu Tate - All Night Drip | 3XL 2023
Biosphere - Wolfgang's Wave | Biophon 2023
CFCF - Bridge | 2023
Suzanne Ciani/Jonathan Fitoussi - Pinwheel | Obliques/Atmospheric 2023
Thomas Fehlmann - Hotel Jugend | 2023
Lars Bartkuhn - Still Existing | Rush Hour 2023
Grand River/Sofie Birch - 7PM | Melantónia 2023
Nate Mercereau - Excellent Traveler Theme | Alpha Pup 2023
Matana Roberts - Enthralled Not by Her Curious Blend | Constellation 2023
Sullivan Fortner - Space Walk | Artwork 2023
Ancient Infinity Orchestra - Spring Break on Trappist-1 | Gondwana 2023
Asher Gamedze - Locomotion | International Anthem 2023
Darius Jones - Fluxus V5T 1S1 | Northern Spy 2023
Jahari Massamba Unit - Stomping Gamay | Law of Rhythm 2023
Miguel Atwood-Ferguson - Porpita | Brainfeeder 2023
Diego Gaeta - Fearlessly | Preference 2023

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2023 Top 20s

Albums 1-20
Meshell Ndegeocello - The Omnichord Real Book | Blue Note
Sampha - Lahai | Young
Yussef Dayes - Black Classical Music | Brownswood/Nonesuch
Laura Groves - Radio Red | Bella Union
Me:You - Field Tapes in der Trash | American Dreams
Corinne Bailey Rae - Black Rainbows | Black Rainbows
Kelela - Raven | Warp
Yazmin Lacey - Voice Notes | Own Your Own
Baby Rose - Through and Through | Secretly Canadian
Niecy Blues - Exit Simulation | Kranky
Miguel Atwood-Ferguson - Les Jardins Mystiques Vol. 1 | Brainfeeder
Laurel Halo - Atlas | Awe
Jessy Lanza - Love Hallucination | Hyperdub
Rezzett - Meant Like This | The Trilogy Tapes
Eddie Chacon - Sundown | Stones Throw
Nondi - Flood City Trax | Planet Mu
Say She She - Silver | Karma Chief
Madison McFerrin - I Hope You Can Forgive Me | MadMcFerrin
Actress - LXXXVIII | Ninja Tune
Leon Thomas - Electric Dusk | EZMNY/Motown


Singles 1-20
Genevieve Artadi - Visionary | Brainfeeder
Meshell Ndegeocello - Virgo | Blue Note
Say She She - C'est Si Bon | Karma Chief
Onipa - No Commando | Luaka Bop
Muva of Earth - Your Intuition Is Your Friend | Brownswood
Sampha - Spirit 2.0 | Young
KSR - Drop In | First Word
Special Interest - LA Blues (Marie Davidson Remix) | Rough Trade
L'Rain - New Year's UnResolution | Mexican Summer
Essosa - Waste My Time | Atlantic
Starchild & the New Romantic - Lover Letdown | New Romantic World
Jessy Lanza - Don't Leave Me Now | Hyperdub
Payfone & Kyd Nereida - I Feel You | Leng
Madison McFerrin - (Please Don't) Leave Me Now | MadMcFerrin
Durand Jones - Lord Have Mercy | Dead Oceans
Mourning (A) BLKstar - Catch 22 | Don Giovanni
Wacław Zimpel - Train Spotter | The State51 Conspiracy
Mandy, Indiana - Pinking Shears | Fire Talk
Cruza - Hypnotherapy | Def Jam
Yaya Bey - The Evidence | Big Dada


Archival A-Z
Waltel Branco - Meu Balanço | Mr. Bongo
Cristina - Sleep It Off | Rubellan Remasters
The Dream Syndicate - History Kinda Pales When It and You Are Aligned | Fire
Corky McClerkin - Searchin' for the Soul | Ritmos Infinitos
Charles Mingus - Changes: The Complete 1970s Atlantic Studio Recordings | Atlantic
Modern Eon - Fiction Tales | Cherry Red
Operating Theatre - Spring Is Coming/Rapid Eye Movements | All City Dublin
Robert Palmer - The Island Records Years | Edsel
Pharoah Sanders - Pharoah | Luaka Bop
Sonic Youth - Live in Brooklyn 2011 | Goofin'
The Spinners - The Complete Atlantic Singles: The Thom Bell Productions 1972-1979 | Real Gone
Tolerance - Divin | Mesh-Key
Michał Urbaniak Group - Sound Pieces | Egg/Moosicus
The Veldt - Illuminated 1989 | 5BC
VA - Dance Masters: Arthur Baker | Edsel
VA - Dance Masters: John Luongo | Edsel
VA - If There's Hell Below | Numero
VA - É Soul Cultura Vol. 2 | Mr. Bongo
VA - Pacific Breeze 3 | Light in the Attic
VA - Soul'd Out: The Complete Wattstax Collection | Stax/Craft

Surface Scratch 2023

Me:You - Portabelly | American Dreams 2023
Leon Thomas - Blue Hundreds | EZMNY/Motown 2023
Onipa - No Commando | Luaka Bop 2023
Payfone & Kyd Nereida - I Feel You | Leng 2023
Say She She - C'est Si Bon | Karma Chief 2023
KSR - Drop In | First Word 2023
Essosa - Waste My Time | Atlantic 2023
Kelela - Missed Call | Warp 2023
Jessy Lanza - Don't Leave Me Now | Hyperdub 2023
Sampha - Spirit 2.0 | Young 2023

Laura Groves - Good Intention | Bella Union 2023
Starchild & the New Romantic - Lover Letdown | New Romantic World 2023
L'Rain - New Year's UnResolution | Mexican Summer 2023
Cruza - Hypnotherapy | Def Jam 2023
Mourning (A) BLKstar - Catch 22 | Don Giovanni 2023
Chief Adjuah - Bark Out Thunder Roar Out Lightning (Duo) | Ropeadope 2023
Muva of Earth - Your Intuition Is Your Friend | Brownswood 2023
Miguel Atwood-Ferguson - Kairos (Amor Fati) | Brainfeeder 2023
Ryuichi Sakamoto - 20220214 | KAB America 2023
Yussef Dayes - Tioga Pass | Brownswood/Nonesuch 2023

Corinne Bailey Rae - A Spell, a Prayer | Black Rainbows 2023
Genevieve Artadi - Visionary | Brainfeeder 2023
Meshell Ndegeocello - Virgo | Blue Note 2023
Yazmin Lacey - Sign And Signal | Own Your Own 2023
Madison McFerrin - (Please Don't) Leave Me Now | MadMcFerrin 2023
Baby Rose - Fight Club | Secretly Canadian 2023
Durand Jones - Lord Have Mercy | Dead Oceans 2023
Yaya Bey - The Evidence | Big Dada 2023
Niecy Blues - Soma | Kranky 2023
Laurel Halo - Atlas | Awe 2023

Actress - It's Me (G8) | Ninja Tune 2023
Rezzett - Leg It | The Trilogy Tapes 2023
Mandy, Indiana - Pinking Shears | Fire Talk 2023
Vril - Love Rollout | Delsin 2023
Marcellus Pittman - Facid Trunktion | Acid Test 2023
Russell EL Butler - Stare Into the Light Beam | TVT LUV NRG 2023
Nondi - Sun Juke | Planet Mu 2023
Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe - The Magic Chair | Invada 2023
Wacław Zimpel - Train Spotter | The State51 Conspiracy 2023
Special Interest - LA Blues (Marie Davidson Remix) | Rough Trade 2023

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Resurface Scratch 2023

GLOBE & Whiz Kid - This Beat Is from the Bronx | Tommy Boy 2023
The Carver Area High School Seniors - Get Live '83 | Challenger 1982
Main Source - Bootlegging | P-Vine 2023
De La Soul - Lovely How I Let My Mind Float | Tommy Boy 1993
The Pan-Afrikan Peoples Arkestra - Nation Rising | The Village 2023
Michał Urbaniak Group - Irena (Live) | Moosicus 2023
Pharoah Sanders - Harvest Time | India Navigation 1977
Charles Mingus - The Call (Take 1) | Atlantic 2023
Cullen Knight & Members of the Band - A'keem (Brother) | Tree Top 1978
The Emotions - I Could Never Be Happy (Live) | Stax/Craft 2023

Hazel Scott & the Braza Brasil - Ye-Me-Le | CBS 1970
Waltel Branco - Jael | CBS 1975
Corky McClerkin - Searchin' for the Soul | WinCor 1983
Junei - Let's Ride | Pharoahs 1987
Veronica Mickie - Lost Children | Triple Star 1990
Bô'vel - Coming Back | Bô'vel 1996
Antone - Windows of My Mind | Unity 1985
Metamorphosis - I Miss U | International Artist 1993
The Wild Bunch - The Look of Love | 4th & Broadway 1987
Gemini - 7:15 PM | SSR 1996

Common Factor - Elevation | SSR 1998
Bandulu - Amaranth/Love Lies Bleeding | Infonet 1992
Hiroshi Yoshimura - Green Shower | Misawa Home 1986
Kevin McCormick - Mountain Tops | Smiling C 2023
Darrell John - Write Your Lucky Number | RAM 1979
Brendan Perry - Alone/American Dreaming (Live) | 4AD
Nenad Jelic/Laza Ristovski - Sometimes at Nine | PGP RTB 1986
Operating Theatre - Spring Is Coming with a Strawberry in the Mouth | Mother 1986
Tolerance - Sacrifice | Vanity 1981
Nervous Gender - Push, Push, Push | Subterranean 1981

Aboriginal Voices - Le Jour l'Ennuie | RF 1982
Pel Mel - Shipwrecked | Efficient Space 2023
Phew - Our Likeness | Mute 1992
Cranes - EG Shining (Peel Session TX 1989 Jul 19 | Dadaphonic 2023
Moonshake - Beautiful Pigeon (Peel Session TX 1993 Jan 29) | Too Pure 2023
The Veldt - The Everlasting Gobstopper | 5BC 2023
Majesty Crush - Grow | Davies Productions 1992
Flying Wedge - I Can't Believe | Brown Whole Jams 1972
The Dream Syndicate - Open Hour (Live) | Fire 2023
Sonic Youth - Death Valley '69 (Live) | Goofin' 2023

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