Sofrito, ‘International Soundclash’ (Strut)
Release Date: July 24, 2012
Seamless, never slick mix of Afro-Carib crate-digs and trad revivals, from soca to soukous to salsa.
“I like the view from on top,” Kelela taunts on the ghostly trap-noir track “Gomenasai” off of the new Hallucinogen EP, her voice floating higher until it disappears like a loosed balloon into a cloud of synths. It must feel nice up there: The Los Angeles singer has been gunning for the peak so hard that she wrote her 2013… More »