your weekly salon mix from thom.

This week’s salon mix courtesy of thom x evo starts and ends with some beautiful jazz covers of timeless classics by way of current day heavyweights, Sly 5th Ave and Ryan Porter.  In between, you’ll find seminal offerings from other current jazz heavyweights, Yussef Kamaal and Nate Smith.

"...need some tropical heat to warm up the soul right now?  We’ve got some Afrofunk vibes from Ebo Taylor and Takuya Kuroda feat. Antibalas, as well as a funky rework of a Fela Kuti classic - sure to warm you up on these cool autumn evenings."

— Adam Petipas

Detroit heavyweights, Black Milk and Amp Fiddler, make an appearance, as well as a choice edit of a jazz/funk classic from DJ Friction, followed by some tasteful reworks of jazz/funk classics by way of Donald Byrd and Johnny Hammond.

Need some tropical heat to warm up the soul right now?  We’ve got some Afrofunk vibes from Ebo Taylor and Takuya Kuroda feat. Antibalas, as well as a funky rework of a Fela Kuti classic – sure to warm you up on these cool autumn evenings.

The rest of the mix glides between disco and house, touching on some of the best in the game right now: The Patchouli Brothers, Ugly Drums, Session Victim, Crackazat, Dan Shake, Pontchartrain, Boogie nite, Gene Hunt, Nebraska, Andres and more.

Enjoy it, share it and check back next week for another rundown of our weekly sound.