Los Angeles is the home for Grammy winning multi-cultural outfit, Ozomatli. "Libertad" explodes with a tasty mix of pan-American styles but it’s extra special because it features founding members Chali 2na and Cut Chemist. It’s the band’s first collaboration since their debut album in '98.
Electro-crooner John Grant snuck up on us this year with a fun track, that has a dose of Frank Zappa's humor and a bit of roller skate disco. A giant at 6'10'', Grant's new album finds him hitting his stride at the tender age of 50; enjoy "He's Got His Mother's Hips."
Nick Cave is a master at creating menacing yet seductive songs.