2009 Favorites (best of)

Tribe - Rebirth
modern cosmic jazz groove, modern kozmigroov, jazz-n-groove
Regal - Time Past
jazzy funky dubby moody beatcraft
Emanative - Space
modern cosmic jazz groove, modern kozmigroov, jazz-n-groove
Mr. Chop - Lightworlds
fuzzed-out instrumental cosmic funk
Fumi Hito - This Goes
spacey abstract jazz-n-groove, future funk
Deep Jazz - Heaven & Earth
spiritual jazz groove
Stonephace - s/t
trippy cinematic psychedelic jazz grooves, jazz-n-groove
Mr. Chop - For Pete's Sake
fuzzed-out instrumental psychedelic jazz-funk
Darcy James Argue's Secret Society - Infernal Machines
21st century cinematic big band groove
The Modern Sound of Nicola Conte - versions in jazz-dub
re-mixed nu-jazz jazz-dub
The Herbaliser Band - Session Two
dirty live jazz-funk instrumentals
Lord Newborn & The Magic Skulls - s/t
trippy fuzzed-out funk groove
El Michels Affair - Enter The 37th Chamber
cinematic dirty funky soul instrumentals
Jason Parker Quartet - No More, No Less
contemporary modal trumpet jazz
The Heliocentrics - Fallen Angels
Interstellar funk, cosmic jazz, spacey live band hip hop
Joel Harrison - Urban Myths
progressive 70s-inspired funky jazz groove
Build An Ark - Love part 1
spiritual jazz groove ala A Love Supreme
Natural Self - My Heart Beats Like a Drum
warm and fuzzy atmospheric acid jazz, electronic funky fuzz groove
Tom Harrell - Prana Dance
contemporary trumpet jazz
Stefon Harris & Blackout - Urbanus
contemporary progressive jazz groove with slight hip-hop stylings
Robert Glasper Experiment - Double Booked (B side)
contemporary jazz groove with hip-hop flavors
Steve Lehman - Travail, Transformation, and Flow
modern avant-garde improvisation kinetic jazz funk
Mulatu Astatke & The Heliocentrics - Inspiration Information
psychedelic ethiopian jazz funk
Digital Primitives - Hum Crackle and Pop
modern avant-garde funky jazz groove
Vijay Iyer Trio - Historicity
progressive and innovative piano jazz groove