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J. Donald Walters

J. Donald Walters (aka Swami Kriyananda) is usually a primary disciple of Paramhansa Yogananda, famed writer of Autobiography of the Yogi. Walters resided for a long time in India, lecturing (he speaks nine dialects) and performing (inside a calming baritone tone of voice in indigenous Bengali and Hindi) to numerous …

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Joel Compass

The London-born vocalist Joel Compass, first found prominence along with his debut EP Astronaut in 2013. Released for the Dark Butter label, it very easily demonstrated his skill being a vocalist, songwriter, and manufacturer, and recognized his effort. Sketching from personal encounters and merging them with brooding and atmospheric creation, …

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Fumaça Preta

The riotous party music played by international ensemble Fumaça Preta (pronounced “Foomassa Pretta” and meaning “Dark Smoke”) combines deep, fuzzy psychedelic funk inspired by from Brazilian macumba, batacuda, and latter-day tropicalia to James Dark brown, analog electronica, Turkish psychedelia, garage rock, and post-punk. Through his many moves, Portuguese-Venezuelan manufacturer and …

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Mestís is normally a Los Angeles-based instrumental rock and roll task helmed by electric guitar virtuoso Javier Reyes of Pets as Market leaders and T.R.A.M. The project’s music includes extremely complex however melodic agreements that combine components of jazz fusion, intensifying steel, Latin music, and various other affects. Mestís’ recordings …

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Designated by many because the pops of British neo-soul (though his influence reaches U.S. shores aswell), vocalist/songwriter/manufacturer Omar began among the U.K.’s many promising R&B hopefuls along with his early-’90s worldwide hit “THERE IS NOTHING SUCH AS THIS.” Unintentionally staying away from pop stardom, he decided never to bargain his …

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