READER BEST OF 2011: @fewsion

by Winston "Stone" Ford

  Name: Marq Few
Location: Washington, DC
Website: Fewsion Media
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Miles Bonny – Lumberjack Soul

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I had heard about this cat from Kansas City and upon my first listen, I was hooked. Soulful white boy who plays trumpet and looks like he’d cut down a cord of firewood.

Friendly Fires – Pala

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A buddy of mine turned me onto this band and their first album and I really liked the fun dance/rock vibe. Their sophomore release keeps with the same feel, but takes it up a notch. Let’s rock and have fun!

Osunlade – Pyrography

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I can’t walk down the street when some of the tracks from this album pop up on my iPod. I almost break my stride and high kick and gyrate all over the place. If you know me, you know what’s up.

Kaidi Tatham – Kaidi’s 5ive

A wonderful mix of broken-beat loveliness with a dash of fusion and the right amount of groove. The multi-instrumentalist from the Bugz in the Attic crew, made my ears happy and my feet move.

Ben Westbeech – Something for the Weekend

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OOOOWWWWW! Sexy video, funky bassline and the anthem for my Friday or Saturday night.

  • QdidDat

    I quite enjoyed your top 5. Your taste is far more eclectic than mine, but thanks for giving my ears something different.-Q

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