Sons of Kemet are a British jazz group formed in 2011 that consists of Shabaka Hutchings, Tom Skinner, Theon Cross, and Eddie Hick. She wrote a letter to Impulse! Adonia's Lullaby 7. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Sons Of Kemet at the Discogs Marketplace. The only complaint that I have is the lack of diversity amongst the songs. There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. Packaging All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. In Memory Of Samir Awad / A2. Propulsive and engaging music, familiar yet delightfully strange at the same time. Reviewed in the United States on September 22, 2018, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on March 28, 2019, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 26, 2020. Jazz, funk, ska, rap -- it has it all. About. Seldom has a band on the British jazz scene created such a buzz before releasing an album, but through their live shows - and some delightfully unexpected airplay - Sons of Kemet have done just that. Supreme musicianship, exciting sounds. He wrote the songs, produced the album and plays most of the sax. I don't listen to or buy much jazz, but this is a treat for the ears. Tiger / A4. The Godfather 3. There are two non-feelable scuff marks across Side D, but it all plays through perfectly, without any clicks or surface noise. On the iconic imprint who released records by John Coltrane, Alice Coltrane and Pharoah Sanders. On Your Queen Is A Reptile, Hutchings lays out a very fiery, progressive musical vision, and it is something as informed by reggae, the Carnival tradition, and underground UK culture (grime / dubstep) as by the greats of jazz, many of whom also released revered works on Impulse! On this third studio album, they bring a genre defying approach that celebrates the restless exploration of identity within the Caribbean diaspora within the U.K. Doesn't seem to be any definitive comment on whether this EU repress is better than the abysmal first US pressing. Play Mass Lest We Forget What We Came Here To Do by Sons Of Kemet Sons Of Kemet return with their third LP of iconoclastic jazz takes. Your Queen is a Reptile was recorded in London with a host of guests spanning the breadth of the U.K. scene including jungle legend Congo Natty and poet Joshua Idehen. 180gm Vinyl with free HD or MP3 download code. Sons of Kemet have already had sessions on BBC Radio 3’s Jazz On 3, and at Maida Vale Studios for BBC Radio 2. Stream ad-free or purchase CD's and MP3s now on Amazon.com. Originally formed in May 2011, Sons Of Kemet had already forged a rep for incendiary live sets by the time their debut album, Burn, was released in September 2013. Shabaka Hutchings announces new Sons of Kemet album. Please try again. Lovely album, otherwise. My copy is the original pressing. One of my favorite purchases of last few years. Shabaka Hutchings and company strike gold on their third LP. Grade: New (About gradings) ... Seb Rochford and latest addition Theon Cross to deliver the third album from Sons Of Kemet, ‘Your Queen Is A Reptile’. Ever since exploding out of London’s uber-fertile primordial jazz soup in 2011, Sons Of Kemet have been enacting a leader’s position in the ever-forward march of contemporary jazz by hosting some of themes established players of our day (Shabaka Hutchings, Tom Skinner, Theon Cross, Eddie Hick), as well as reconnecting the genre’s heritage with modern styles, including hip hop and rap. Amazing album, varied & engaging,I play it on repeat without feeling the need to skip any of the tracks, which speaks volumes! On Sons of Kemet’s third studio album, and first under the impulse! Reviewed in the United States on December 27, 2018. About. Tracks such as ‘My Queen Is Harriet Tubman’ and ‘My Queen Is Albertina Sisulu’ are electric. Studio equipment. This album turned out to be more enjoyable than I thought. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 12, 2019. The Book of Disquiet 5. Unable to add item to List. Song for Galeano 8. Reviewed in the United States on January 5, 2019, Lively tribal jazzy funky even with a hint of techno up in there, Reviewed in the United States on May 9, 2020. Your Queen Is A Reptile has Shabaka Hutchings and company using sax, tuba and dual-drums to conjure music that sees traditional jazz modes cusping on several sounds of the Caribbean diaspora. Afrofuturism / B4. The Godfather 3. That assured collection inspired passionate props across the board, from DJ/music connoisseur Gilles Peterson (who included Burn in his Worldwide Awards shortlist) to The Arts Desk (who pronounced it Album Of The Year), iTunes Best Of Jazz, and … Explore releases from Sons Of Kemet at Discogs. It's not an album I'll listen to often for this reason, but I'm very glad to have had the experience of hearing it. Reviewed in the United States on September 21, 2018. Beware 9. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 13, 2020. Guaranteed fast delivery and low prices. Buy Sons Of Kemet on vinyl & CD at Juno Records, the worlds largest dance music store. All Will Surely Burn 2. The mix sounds like mud, but what rousing music. It encompasses a record label, pressing plant and online magazine, and collaborates with artists and musicians to create stunning audio-visual shows. Vinyl pressing/mastering so bad 1 star. Anyone? Is there any difference between the first and the second pressing now? Nonetheless, very impressive display of musical uniqueness. label, Shabaka Hutchings and his band incorporate sounds of global jazz all while keeping a consistent and pulsing groove throughout the record. I was expecting that based on the titles, but I was hoping to be pleasantly surprised. Notes of Sun Ra and the bebop sax giants. “Two years ago, Son’s of Kemet were already blowing live audiences away and fascinating listeners on record - they do it even better now.” - The Guardian “Sons of Kemet’s music is as complex and intricate as the heritage that influenced it” - Complex “Occasionally, doing this record critic lark, you come across something that’s complete joy. Shabaka Hutchings is a saxophonist, composer, and band leader based in the UK. Format: LP, Vinyl. Vinyl, 1×LP. A great listen and a great addition to my collection. Sons of Kemet boasts a line-up that comprises some of the most progressive 21st-century talents in British jazz and beyond. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Double Vinyl LP Label Impulse! Either they did a new pressing, or I got lucky. Slight edge warp to both discs. Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. The vinyl has strange staining marks across all 4 sides. Reviewed in the United States on January 1, 2019. Available on: Vinyl LP £17.06. The group uses saxophone and clarinet (Hutchings), tuba (Cross), and two drummers (Skinner, Hick) to make their music and plays a mixture of jazz, rock, Caribbean folk, and African music. 5 stars for the music, 3 for the vinyl pressing. Shabaka Hutchings is a saxophonist, composer, and band leader based in the UK. You will not be able to sit still for this one. While playing the first disk, the needle tracks perfectly and everything is okay except an off-center label on the B side. The second record has a slight edge warp. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Buy Your Queen Is A Reptile (LP) by Sons Of Kemet (LP $26.98). 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