Frank Zappa

Oddball compilations from late rock satirist's extraordinarily prolific career chosen by band-member fans

Big Brovaz – Nu Flow

Slick UK R&B/hip hop hybrid

Grant Langston – Chinese Fire Drill

Angst in straight lines from LA rocker

Kirsty McGee – Honeysuckle

Strong debut from sensitive Lancashire singer-songwriter, with Boo Hewerdine providing the backing

Henri Texier – Azur Quintet

Moody and fascinating European orchestral jazz

Stacker – Eurotechno

Mini album soundtrack to revolutionary Eurotechno video, originally released in 1989

Various Artists – Elec-Trax

Sixteen shiny "synthpop classics"

To Helvetia And Back

Huge boxed set of European jazz festival concerts

Snide Effects

IMPERIAL BEDROOM Rating Star MIGHTY LIKE A ROSE Rating Star ALL DEMON Two ideas seem to connect these albums: production and fascism, emotional or otherwise.

Bob Sinclar And DJ Gregory – Africanism

French filtered disco goes ethnic

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