KVNF New Music

Sugar's Picks June 2, 2014
5:34 pm
Sun June 1, 2014

Sugar's Picks June 2, 2014

Various Artists / Studio Rio Presents The Brazil Connection / Legacy

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1. Various Artists / Studio Rio Presents The Brazil Connection / Legacy: If you love Bill Withers, Nina Simone, Marvin Gaye, Johnny Nash, Billy Holiday, Sly & The Family Stone, Aretha Franklin... Try it on!

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Sugar's Picks May 26, 2014
12:19 pm
Sat May 24, 2014

Sugar's Picks May 26, 2014

Mingo Trapfish / On Time / Blue Corn

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1. Mingo Fishtrap / On Time / Blue Corn: A Big Group with a Big Sound, Soulful, Funky, Pertinent Lyrics and very Danceable and Hot!

2. Imelda May / Tribal Sampler / Verve: Only 2 whopping  tracks to tease you with - Cannot wait for her new full CD!

3. Taylor Scott / Lonelier With you / Taylor Scott:  He is a rocking Blues guitarist, song writer and a very talented young, cool guy. (Often plays with Otis Taylor Band...)

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Suagr's Picks May 19, 2014
11:52 am
Sun May 18, 2014

Sugar's Picks May 19, 2014

Black Keys / Turn Blue / Nonesuch

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1. Black Keys / Turn Blue / Nonesuch: Great! As you might expect!

2. Meshell Ndegeocello / Comet, Come To Me / Naive: Gorgeous as ever!

3. Matisyahu: Listen and learn!

4. Mr Scruff: Interesting & all over the place!

5. Roy Orbison / Mystery Girl Expanded / Legacy: Read the Liner Notes & play the CD!

New Releases For The Week of May 19, 2014

Sugar's Picks May 12, 2014
1:24 pm
Sat May 10, 2014

Sugar's Picks May 12, 2014

Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band /Goin' Home / Concord

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1.Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band / Goin' Home / Concord: Recorded in 11 days in his hometown of Shreveport, LA, the 12 trax feature the young Blues/Rock legend along with pals; Joe Walsh, Keb Mo, Warren Haynes, Robert Randolph, Ringo Starr, Rebirth Brass Band, Kim Wilson & Pastor Brady Blade, Sr!

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Sugar's Picks May 5, 2014
5:23 pm
Sat May 3, 2014

Sugar's Picks May 5, 2014

Incognito / Amplified Soul / Shanachie

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1. Incognito / Amplified Soul / Shanachie: Celebrating their 35th anniversary, the multi piece band covers a lot of territory and is filled with very hot vocals and instrumentation; danceable, sultry & irresistible...

2. Asher Roth / RetroHash / IN Grooves: A fresh blend of Hip Hop, Rock, Soul & Groove with collaboration with ZZ Ward & Vic Mensa.

Sugar's Picks April 28, 2014
12:04 pm
Tue April 29, 2014

Sugar's Picks April 28, 2014

John Mayall / A Special Life / Forty Below

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1. John Mayall / A Special Life / Forty Below: The "Godfather Of British Blues" is back and joined by CJ Chenier and the whole CD is Great!

2. Sonny Knight & The Lakers / I'm Still Here / Secret Stash: 50 years after he recorded his first 45 (remember 45s!?) at the age of 17, we have a rich Soul/Funk CD from a truly remarkable musician.

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Sugar's Picks April 21, 2014
4:04 pm
Sat April 19, 2014

Sugar's Picks April 21, 2014

Christos DC / Long Road / Honest Music

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1. Christos DC / Long Road / Honest Music: You can hear the Sly & Robbie  influence along with his time with Black Uhuru & The Itals, not to mention a Jazzy undertone akin to  his co-writing with Thievery Corporation. Christopher Vrenios will carry you right back  to that original sound coming out of Kingston, Jamaica years ago.

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Sugar's Picks April 14, 2014
2:40 pm
Sat April 12, 2014

Sugar's Picks April 14, 2014

Chuck E Weiss / Red Beans & Weiss /Anti

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1. Chuck E Weiss  /Red Beans & Weiss / Anti:  Remember "Chuck E's In Love"? Rickie Lee Jones, Tom Waits, Johnny Depp & LA have fallen in love with him and you will too...

2. Ziggy Marley / Fly Rasta / Tuff Gong: Traditional Reggae is his legacy and he stretches into the musical universe here.

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Sugar's Picks April 7, 2014
5:51 pm
Sun April 6, 2014

Sugar's Picks April 7, 2014

Tweed Funk / First Name Lucky / Tweed Funk

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Tweed Funk / First Name Lucky /Tweed Funk: The Milwaukee band is becoming a favorite of folks that love "Horn Driven, Sweat Soaked Soul Blues..."

New Releases For Week of April 7, 2014

Sugar's Picks Mar 31, 2014
4:17 pm
Sun March 30, 2014

Sugar's Picks Mar 31, 2014

Thievery Corporation / Saudade / ESL

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1. Thievery Corporation/ Saudade / ESL: The Brazilian born genre of Bossa Nova is at the heart of the latest from TC with a title that is interpreted as " The Presence of Absence" - The multi talented musicians & the  5 female vocalists enrich each track with an irresistible lushness!

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Sugar's Picks Mar 24, 2014
1:52 pm
Sat March 22, 2014

Sugar's Picks Mar 24, 2014

Holmes Brothers / Brotherhood / Alligator

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1. The Holmes Brothers / Brotherhood / Alligator:  Blues, Rock & even a cover of  "Amazing Grace" as only these hard chargers can do it!

2. Turkuaz / Future 86 / Hoplite: The 9 piece ensemble from Brooklyn can Funk  it up with the best and with a passion for R&B, World, Pop, Dance & Motown thrown in, they make a party!

Sugar's Picks March 17, 2014
11:04 am
Fri March 14, 2014

Sugar's Picks Week Of March 17, 2014

Aloe Blacc / Lift Your Spirit / Interscope

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1. Aloe Blacc / Lift Your Spirit / Interscope:  His voice, his Soulfulness and his lyrics are irresistible, memorable and deeelicious.

2. Booka Shade / Crossing Borders Featuring Fritz Kalkbrenner / Embassy One: 6 Tracks with that German Club vibe; Tech driven and crashing percussion.

3. Ozomatli / Place In The Sun / Vanguard:  The Rockin'/World group gets it goin!

Sugar's Picks Mar 10, 2014
3:25 pm
Sat March 8, 2014

Sugar's Picks Mar 10, 2014

Euroforquestra / Fire / Euforquestra

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1. Euforquestra / Fire / Euforquestra: Originally from Iowa, they have made Colorado their home base as they spread their own brand of Funk/Dub/AfroBeat/Reggae/Amazing Music.

2. TenSnake / Glow / Virgin: The Hamburg DJ & Producer takes you back to the Dance/Electro Boogie/Synth era with a little help from Guitarist Nile Rodgers, Vocalist Fiora & Jamie Lidell!

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Sugar's Picks Mar 3, 2014
12:40 pm
Sun March 2, 2014

Sugar's Picks Mar 3, 2014

Beck / Morning Phase / Capitol

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1. Beck / Morning Phase / Capitol:  Beautiful Music from a beautiful talent.

2. The Soul Jazz Orchestra / Inner Fire / Strut:  Jazz blended with the wizardry  of  Funk and World.

3. Kipori "Baby Wolf" Woods / Blues Gone Wild / Louisiana Red Hot:  This guy can play, sing, write and produce!  And he brings a healthy dose of  N'Awlins to our table for which we are grateful.

Sugar's Picks Feb 24, 2014
5:19 pm
Sun February 23, 2014

Sugar's Picks Feb 24, 2014

The Motet / The Motet / The Motet

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1. The Motet / The Motet / Motet: The Colorado based group comes from a world of Jazz,  Funk,  Salsa, AfroBeat and Dance Grooves & you can feel their love and passion for the music  in their irresistible sound!

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Sugar's Picks Feb 17, 2014
1:59 pm
Sat February 15, 2014

Sugar's Picks Feb 17, 2014

Various Artists / Looking Into You-A Tribute to Jackson Browne/Music Road

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1.  Various Artists / Looking Into You - A Tribute To Jackson Browne / Music Road: 23 trax from a master songwriter performed with passion & respect by a long list of remarkable artists -  Hard to pick a favorite; Bonnie Raitt & David Lindley on  "Everywhere I Go,"  Don Henley w/Blind Pilot  on "These Days,"  Ben Harper on "Jamaica Say You Will," Lyle Lovett, Jimmy LaFave, Keb Mo, Lucinda Williams, Joan Osborne, Bruce Springsteen... Wow...

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Sugar's Picks Feb 10, 2014
1:22 pm
Sun February 9, 2014

Sugar's Picks Feb 10, 2014

Karl Denson's Tiny Universe / New Ammo / Stoopid

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1. Karl Denson's Tiny Universe / New Ammo /Stoopid:  The energy & explosiveness is greater than ever with the Horns, the Funk, the Grooves, the Choruses & the track with Nicki Bluhm is hot!

2.  Robben Ford / A Day In Nashville/ProVogue: Musician Magazine named him one of the "100 Greatest  Guitarists of the 20th Century" and he proves it again with this Blues/Jazz/Rock fusion wonder.

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Sugar's Picks Jan 27, 2014
12:02 pm
Mon January 27, 2014

Sugar's Picks Jan 27, 2014

Lake Street Dive/Bad Self Portraits/Signature Sound

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Sugar's Picks Jan 20, 2014
4:47 pm
Sat January 18, 2014

Sugar's Picks Jan 20, 2014

Springsteen/High Hopes/Columbia: Cannot help but put this one at the top of the list already - Every track makes you dance, makes you think and makes you grateful!

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New Releases For Week of Jan 20, 2014

Sugar's Picks Jan 13, 2014
4:02 pm
Sat January 11, 2014

Sugar's Picks Jan 13, 2014

John Butler Trio/Flesh & Blood/Vanguard
10 fine tracks that cover a lot of territory; striking, beautiful, hot, lyrical & excellent.

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New Releases For The Week Of Jan 13, 2014

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