Best albums discovered in 2015

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Soul/Funk: 

  • Benjamin Clementine: At Least For Now
  • Mickey & The Soul Generation: Iron leg
  • James Brown: My own selection 😉
  • The Fabulous Three: Best of web
  • Lefties Soul Connection: Akathisia
  • Colemine Singles 20/45rpm (VA)
  • Adrian Younge: Black Dynamite (Original Motion Picture Score)

Afro/afrobeat:

  • Marijata: This is Marijata
  • Skeletons: Smile
  • Brownout: Aguilas And Cobras
  • Dojo Cuts feat. Roxie Ray: Take from me
  • Karl Hector & The Malcouns: Unstraight Ahead
  • Mombasa: African Rhythm & Blues
  • Misled Children & Odean Pope: Misled Children meet Odean Pope
  • The Qualitons: Soul Beat Koncert 2/ Panoramic Tymes
  • John Madof: Zion80
  • Bixiga 70: II/III

 Jazz: 

  • Mark Feldman, Uri Caine, Greg Cohen & Joey Baron: Secrets
  • Eric Friedlander: Broken Arm Trio/Volac/Nighthawks
  • The Peoples People: The spirit of David
  • Steven Bernstein: Diaspora soul
  • Jacques Loussier Trio: Satie: Gymnopedies, Gnossienne
  • Matthew Halsall: Fletcher Moss park/Colour yes/ On the go/Sending my love
  • Duke Pearson – Wahoo
  • Nova Express: The concealed
  • Cannonball Adderley: Money In The Pocket
  • Dorothy Ashby: Django misty
  • Bester Quartet: The golden land

 Beats/Hiphop: 

  • Clutchy Hopkins: Walking sdrawkcaB/The life of Clutchy Hopkins/meets MF Doom
  • Shawn Lee & Clutchy Hopkins: Clutch Of The Tiger
  • Cuthead: Total sellout
  • The Mouse Outfit: Escape music
  • Sixtoo: Almost a dot on the map
  • MHz: MHz Legacy
  • Juggaknots: Clear blue skies
  • Apollo Brown: Daily bread
  • JuJu Rogers: From the Life of a Good-For-Nothing
  • Xfour & Freddy Bracker: Hamnesia
  • Lodeck & Omega one: Postcards from the 3rd rock
  • The Kilimanjaro Darkjazz Ensemble: The Kilimanjaro Darkjazz Ensemble
  • The Left: Gas mask

 Blues: 

  • Junior Kimbrough: Most Things Haven’t Worked Out
  • John Lee Hooker & Miles Davis – Hot Spot (OST)
  • Earl Hooker: The genius 

Folk/instrumental: 

  • The Dirty Three: She Has No Strings Apollo
  • Calexico: Toolbox 

Reggae: 

  • Groundation: Hebron gate
  • Barrington Levy: Reggae Anthology: Sweet Reggae Music (1979-84)
  • Little axe: If You Want Loyalty Buy a Dog

World:

  • Fabiano do Nascimento: Danca dos tempos
  • Frantz Casseus: Haitian dances
  • Pedro Soler & Renaud Garcia-Fons: Suite Andalouse
  • Joseph Tawardos: The Prophet, Music Inspired by the Poetry of Kahlil Gibran
  • Various Artists: Pulsating strings (A Collection Of Psychedelic Asian Guitar Music) 

Klassiek: 

  • Alessandra Celletti: Plays Gurdjieff & Thomas De Hartmann: Hidden Sources
  • Alain Kremski: Journey To Inaccessible Places
  • Gino Herman Speelt Arman Coeck
  • John Williams: Guitar Music Of Venezuela

Varia:

  • Goat: Live Ballroom Ritual
  • Danger Mouse & Daniele Luppi: Rome
  • Manfred Hübler & Siegfried Schwab: Vampyros Lesbos Sexadelic Dance Party (VA)
  • The Gasslamp killer experience: Live in Los Angeles (feat. The Heliocentrics)