Munich Machine "Get on the Funk Train" (Casablanca) 1977

Munich Machine

Giorgio Moroder’s early electronic funk genius shines here. This recording is a party burner with a band-oriented sound, something not…

May 16th, 2013 | Wax Poetics | Re:Discovery
DJ Spinna "Future Shock" (101 Apparel)

DJ Spinna’s “Future Shock”

“Throughout my years of digging for records,” says DJ Spinna, “I’ve always been particularly drawn to music that is heavily…

October 12th, 2011 | Wax Poetics | New Releases

Mackrosoft in Mumbai

May 20th, 2010 | Wax Poetics | Videos


Japanese Electro-Jazz Fusion from 9dw (NINE DAYS WONDER)

September 18th, 2009 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Records
Issue 31 - Shuggie Otis

Issue 31

For Issue 31, we talk to some of music’s most mysterious figures. Cover artist Shuggie Otis tells the engaging tale…

October 31st, 2008 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine
chuck brown

We’re About the Business

The following is a play-by-play account of Chuck Brown’s latest release, We’re About the Business, which was released on Raw…

March 18th, 2008 | Thomas Sayers Ellis | Articles
The Mackrosoft

The Mackrosoft

As above, so below, wrote magician-philosopher Hermes Trismegistus. It’s the key to all the universe’s mysteries: the macrocosmos is the…

February 12th, 2007 | Brian DiGenti | Record Rundown
Issue 18

Issue 18

Parliament-Funkadelic can hardly be summed up in a few sentences. Wax Poetics digs deep to trace the sprawling history of…

August 31st, 2006 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine
Issue 9

Issue 9

RJD2: Record Roots Turn Up the Phonograph: Dante Ross For the Love of Love Money The Untold Tale of an…

June 21st, 2004 | Wax Poetics | Wax Poetics Magazine

Purchase Wax Poetics Issue 61. Wax Poetics Issue 61 cover one features James Brown on the front and Curtis Mayfield…

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