New Music: Terrace Martin Presents The Pollyseeds – “Intentions” (feat. Chiachi)

L.A. jazz pillar Terrace Martin has assembled an all-star collective of top notch musicians including Kamasi Washington, Robert Glasper, Adam Turchin, and dubbed them The Pollyseeds. The collective will release their first album, Sounds of Crenshaw, Vol. 1 on Ropeadope on July 14 and have released the first teaser track from the project, “Intentions”, in anticipation. The track…

New Music: Sidewalk Chalk – “A Suite For Black Lives”

This Chicago-based jazz/hip-hop/soul sextet continue to deliver the goods as they whet our appetite in anticipation of their crowd-funded new LP due on June 2, An Orchid Is Born. First there was “Dig“, a striking exploration of the words we never get to hear from the victims of police violence, and today we have “A Suite…