Category: Funk

Sven Atterton – The Cove

Where do I begin? While I was on this musical genre switch up I was traveling through last year, going from melodic death metal to ambient synth laden music, I ended up getting into some funk. I ran across the label Omega Supreme Records on Bandcamp, and found Sven Atterton. Based in London, Atterton plays an interesting blend of funk mixed with synth laden soundscapes that are awe inspiring. (more…)

Herbie Hancock – Sextant

The past year or so has been indelibly marked by my foray into the world of jazz—primarily late-1950s hard-bop through early 70s jazz fusion thus far. My relative novice understanding and experience with jazz certainly makes me uncertified to truly examine this music, but Herbie Hancock’s 1973 album, Sextant, is one that I have definitely taken notice of. (more…)