Back in, Sons Of Kemet's awesome ‎'Lest We Forget What We Came Here To Do' from 2015. Shabaka Hutchings and company strike gold on their third LP. Is there any difference between the first and the second pressing now? Buy from Mr Bongo, shipping worldwide. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on September 14, 2018. Shabaka Hutchings announces new Sons of Kemet album. - B0027970-01,Verve Records - B0027970-01 • Format: 2x, Vinyl LP, Album • Genre: Jazz • Style: Afrobeat, Contemporary Jazz, Free Improvisation, Avant-garde Jazz Sons Of Kemet - Your Queen Is A Reptile (2018, Vinyl) | Discogs Inner Babylon 4. One of my favorite purchases of last few years. Our payment security system encrypts your information during transmission. Reviewed in the United States on July 20, 2018. Even for a group as vivacious as Sons Of Kemet, the band have rarely sounded as fired-up as they do on Your Queen Is A Reptile. Sons of Kemet features composer Shabaka Hutchings on saxophone and clarinet; Oren Marshall (Moondog, Radiohead) on tuba; and Seb Rochford (Polar Bear, Babyshambles) and Tom Skinner (Zero 7, Matthew Herbert) both on drums. 'Shame 'cause the music is great. On Sons of Kemet’s third studio album, and first under the impulse! 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. Seb Rochford quit Sons of Kemet in late 2016. Seldom has a band on the British jazz scene created such a buzz before releasing an album, but Sons of Kemet have done just that. The only complaint that I have is the lack of diversity amongst the songs. sons of kemet (11) burn sons of kemet (3) lest we forget sons of kemet (1) lp sons of kemet burn (1) sons of kemet lest we forget what we came here t (1) sons of kemet your queen is a reptile (1) Title Format Record grading Cover grading Label Pressing Dispatched from Seller On the second disk, I quickly realize I didn't get lucky as the needle gets groovy on the C side with up and down, and sideways undulations. Tiger / A4. On the iconic imprint who released records by John Coltrane, Alice Coltrane and Pharoah Sanders. 100% Authentic Merchandise & Vinyl. 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. Available on: Vinyl LP £17.06. The propulsive West Indies-inspired drumming makes me acutely aware of the common heritage with New Orleans brass band/funk rhythms. Sons Of Kemet - Your Queen Is A Reptile - Vinyl 2LP - 2018 - US - Original kaufen im Online Music Store von HHV - Neuheiten & Topseller auf Vinyl, CD & Tape - Versandkostenfrei bestellen ab 80€! Shabaka Hutchings is a saxophonist, composer, and band leader based in the UK. Going Home 6. Adonia’s Lullaby 7. 180gm Vinyl with free HD or MP3 download code. An excellent combination of jazz, world music and reggae that should have propelled, if it hasn't already, this group to the top. “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. Adonia's Lullaby 7. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on February 12, 2019. Format: LP, Vinyl. 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Seb Rochford and latest addition Theon Cross to deliver the third album from Sons Of Kemet, ‘Your Queen Is A Reptile’. SHABAKA HUTCHINGS. After viewing product detail pages, look here to find an easy way to navigate back to pages you are interested in. 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. Sons of Kemet. The Book of Disquiet 5. Never thought I'd find tuba playing hip as hell, but here it is. Beware 9. The vinyl has strange staining marks across all 4 sides. Sons Of Kemet is a London outfit lead by tenor saxophonist and composer Shabaka Hutchings. Sons of Kemet are releasing new LP Your Queen Is A Reptile via jazz label Impulse! Please try again. Burn by Sons Of Kemet, released 09 September 2013 1. I don't listen to or buy much jazz, but this is a treat for the ears. It also analyzes reviews to verify trustworthiness. Spoils the fun of listening to it. Notes of Sun Ra and the bebop sax giants. About. The Hour Of Judgement / B2. SONS OF KEMET Your Queen Is A Reptile (Sealed 2018 UK Impulse! Horrible pressing with ticks and pops throughout even though the surface looks impeccable. Nothing terminal but nonetheless unfortunate. To calculate the overall star rating and percentage breakdown by star, we don’t use a simple average. Buy Sons Of Kemet on vinyl & CD at Juno Records, the worlds largest dance music store. Grabbed this while looking for interesting new jazz off of various "best of 2018" lists. Recorded at Total Refreshment Centre, London, UK (tracks 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, & 9). While playing the first disk, the needle tracks perfectly and everything is okay except an off-center label on the B side. The Godfather 3. Our full range of studio equipment from all the leading equipment and software brands. When I left this record out once, my mam saw it and got very cross, as she loves the monarchy and considers calling the Queen "a lizard" highly treasonous. There are two non-feelable scuff marks across Side D, but it all plays through perfectly, without any clicks or surface noise. Mo' Wiser / B1. About. The second record has a slight edge warp. The sax and tuba work are great and at times intricate. 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! The Book Of Disquiet 5. 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. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. I was expecting that based on the titles, but I was hoping to be pleasantly surprised. The Vinyl Factory is the world’s foremost vinyl enterprise. Read More. The Godfather 3. Nonetheless, very impressive display of musical uniqueness. Shabaka Hutchings is a saxophonist, composer, and band leader based in the UK. email sign up; Sons of Kemet; Shabaka & the Ancestors 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. The mixture of jazz and tribal elements really won me over. David Icke fans will like the reference to the 'Reptilian theory' to which the title refers. Guaranteed fast delivery and low prices. 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. Politically and socially charged lyrics collide with the angular new-jazz-from-beyond across the 9 tracks on offer here. Music brilliant 5 stars. Track List All Will Surely Burn The Godfather Inner Babylon The Book of Disquiet Going Home Adonia s Lullaby Song For Galeano Beware The Itis Rivers of Babylon Protection Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve. He wrote the songs, produced the album and plays most of the sax. We don’t share your credit card details with third-party sellers, and we don’t sell your information to others. Propulsive and engaging music, familiar yet delightfully strange at the same time. Maybe better pressing quality? There was an error retrieving your Wish Lists. It seems that many US-based vinyl pressing outfits no longer have masters who know (or care) how to press. Good energy as usual with Sons of Kemet! Afrofuturism / B4. Reviewed in the United States on December 27, 2018. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Shabaka Hutchings is a saxophonist, composer, and band leader based in the UK. Lovely album, otherwise. Song for Galeano 8. Please try again. Tracks such as ‘My Queen Is Harriet Tubman’ and ‘My Queen Is Albertina Sisulu’ are electric. 9-track double vinyl LP from the new school of British Jazz led by Shabaka Hutchings [Shabaka & The Ancestors, The Comet Is Coming], also starring Tom Skinner [Wildflower, Hello Sk inny etc]. 1. to explain this, but they never replied!! Anyone? As much Afrobeat and punk as jazz. Band-leader, composer and sax and clarinet player Shabaka Hutchings continues his fiery vision alongside London-based band mates Tom Skinner and Seb Rochford (a dynamo duo on drums) and latest addition, Theon Cross (taking over from Oren Marshall) on tuba. MOBO WINNERS 2013 'Best Jazz Act' Jazzwise Magazine 'Albums Of The Year' #4 iTunes Jazz 'Best Of 2013' #1 Seldom has a band on the British jazz scene created such a buzz before releasing an album, but Sons of Kemet have done just that. Jazz, funk, ska, rap -- it has it all. 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. Rivers Of Babylon MOBO Awards – Best Jazz Act The Arts Desk – Album Of The Year 2013 Gilles Peterson’s Worldwide Awards Album of the Year #8 The Quietus – No.59 Album Of … Prime members enjoy FREE Delivery and exclusive access to music, movies, TV shows, original audio series, and Kindle books. In Memory Of Samir Awad / A2. Our full range of studio equipment from all the leading equipment and software brands. 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Studio equipment. In The Castle Of My Skin / A3. It encompasses a record label, pressing plant and online magazine, and collaborates with artists and musicians to create stunning audio-visual shows. Black Vinyl Notify me. The songs all pretty much drive home similar grooves that, although they vary from song to song, all slam in a way that's a little exhausting. Initially, the album sounds a bit flat and stifled but comes to life after the sound is cranked up. The Itis 10. Doesn't seem to be any definitive comment on whether this EU repress is better than the abysmal first US pressing. More please. Play Mass Lest We Forget What We Came Here To Do by Sons Of Kemet Going Home 6. Explore releases from Sons Of Kemet at Discogs. 5 stars for the music, 3 for the vinyl pressing. Double Vinyl LP Label Impulse! Vinyl, 1×LP. The mix sounds like mud, but what rousing music. A great listen and a great addition to my collection. 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. There's a problem loading this menu right now. A1. Buy Burn by Sons Of Kemet on Naim. Buy BURN by SONS OF KEMET. 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. Europe is mostly where it's at these days. Shop Official Sons Of Kemet Merch, Vinyl Records, Shirts and More. She wrote a letter to Impulse! Your recently viewed items and featured recommendations, Select the department you want to search in. Sons Of Kemet return with their third LP of iconoclastic jazz takes. Amazing album, varied & engaging,I play it on repeat without feeling the need to skip any of the tracks, which speaks volumes! label, Shabaka Hutchings and his band incorporate sounds of global jazz all while keeping a consistent and pulsing groove throughout the record. We work hard to protect your security and privacy. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on December 13, 2020. Studio equipment. Ships Free in the U.S. This album would be at home there and turn heads. 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. Check out Your Queen Is A Reptile [Explicit] by Sons Of Kemet on Amazon Music. This album turned out to be more enjoyable than I thought. Song For Galeano 8. Packaging All items are shipped brand-new and unopened in original packaging. Reviewed in the United States on January 1, 2019. 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