SIJI – “Ijo” (Produced by Alix Alvarez)

Artist: SIJI (Produced by Alix Alvarez) Title: Ijo Label: Sole Channel Music One sunny afternoon on the 25th June 2009, I hooked up with my partner in crime Alix Alvarez to lay down the funk as it were. Out came his drum machine, the microphone, keyboards, percussion, and the song ‘Ijo’ (Dance). Sadly though, right … Continue reading

SIJI – ‘Morenike’ (Official Music Video)

Should the Gods deem me worthy of fatherhood, I have vowed to some day name my first daughter, ‘Morenike’ (moe-re-knee-ke). The name ‘Morenike’, in Yoruba means ‘I have found one to cherish’ and is usually bestowed upon a much sought after female child. Taken from my sophomore album ‘Adesiji’, the song has thus far turned … Continue reading

OSUNLADE’S REBIRTH

I met Osunlade back in ’98 during what was then my first professional musical trip to the US. Our very first collaboration together, yielded the much raved about and danced to, Soulful House classic, ‘Feel’s Like‘. During his initial foray into the dance world, Osunlade was kind and generous enough to have me tend to … Continue reading

MUSIC FAN FIRST

I’m digging Eric Robersons new album ‘Music Fan First. It’s highly encouraging to see an independent artist taking on the industry on his own terms and winning on all fronts. I particularly love his ode to chocolate city’s finest on the sensual ‘Howard Girls‘ Go check it out and help spread the word.

OVEOUS MAXIMUS – FUTURE INTENTIONS

My boy Oveous Maximus just dropped his latest offering ‘Future Intentions‘ as a freebie mixtape. Click on the image to download a copy of some serious electro funk. The album features collaborations with Chachi, Quetzal Guerrero and Marshall Jones amongst many others. It’s a highly adventurous set given he’s definitely pushing the envelope here. Enjoy!