Label: Honest Jons - All

07-12-2017 - thursday


Hypnotic Brass Ensemble - Book Of Sound

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

Book Of Sound

“We started with the principle – the cosmic idea that we were taught by our father from a very young age – that the stars and planets make a sound, th... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP074 € 21,99
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23-01-2017 - monday

30-12-2016 - friday


Mark Ernestus vs. Obadikah - April

Mark Ernestus vs. Obadikah

April

A re-work by Mark Ernestus of the opener of Honest Jons' new LP by the Obadikah brass band, from Lagos. Beautifully textured, shuffling Lagos funk, o... more...

10inch Honest Jons: HJP83 remind

Obadikah - Obadikah

Obadikah

Obadikah

This is lovely. Brand-new, rambunctious, rootsy, spiritual brass-band music from Lagos, with singing, drums and home-made percussion. Obadikah is a... more...

LP Honest Jons: HJRLP113 remind
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27-10-2016 - thursday


Kassem Mosse - Disclosure

Kassem Mosse

Disclosure

ierce, subtle music, radically strange and unafraid of the deep, but with a killer understanding of rhythm. Lush drum-machine nocturnes, gnarly electr... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP73 € 19,49
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20-09-2016 - tuesday

28-07-2016 - thursday


Wareika Hill Sounds - Mass Migration

Wareika Hill Sounds

Mass Migration

Two no-flim-flam, cross-border, dub-wise stompers — paired with masterful versions.

10inch Honest Jons: HJP080 € 14,99
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Kassem Mosse - Chilazon

Kassem Mosse

Chilazon

Blinding jammed house trips & beyond.

12inch Honest Jons: HJP082 € 12,99
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23-10-2015 - friday


Dresvn - First Voyage

Dresvn

First Voyage

SVN & Dynamo Dreesen in their notorious collab formation. DJ Sotofett going great on the remix again.

12inch Honest Jons: HJP079 € 10,99

30-07-2015 - thursday


Tapes - Tapes Meets The Drums Of Wareika Hill Sounds

Tapes

Tapes Meets The Drums Of Wareika Hill Sounds

This started out a couple of years ago as a grounation drumming session above the old headquarters of the Mystic Revelation Of Rastafari, in Wareika H... more...

12inch Honest Jons: HJP077 remind

05-06-2015 - friday


DJ Sotofett - Drippin For A Tripp

DJ Sotofett

Drippin For A Tripp

Sex Tags Mania's Dj Sotofett with a full length on the reliable Honest Jon's! Each side of this double-vinyl package contains a different collaborati... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJP074 (72392) remind

10-02-2014 - monday


Various Artists - Let No One Judge You; Early Recordings From Iran, 1906-1933
4LP Honest Jons: HJRLP069 remind

22-07-2013 - monday


Moritz von Oswald Trio  - Blue

Moritz von Oswald Trio

Blue

Meditative, absorbing dance music in true Moritz style — at times seemingly transfixed by its own elements, and minimal almost to vanishing-point, but... more...

12inch Honest Jons: HJR073 € 9,99
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26-06-2013 - wednesday


Mukunguni - New Recordings From Coast Province, Kenya

Mukunguni

New Recordings From Coast Province, Kenya

Field recordings of the Mijikenda tribes, made in different spots in and around Mukunguni village. The album opener is solo dena, played to sound like... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP068 € 17,99
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24-06-2013 - monday


Morphosis - Dismantle

Morphosis

Dismantle

fine, extended, far out Techno & Electronic jams from the noisier end of things more...

2x12inch Honest Jons: HJP072 - 68473 remind
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10-04-2013 - wednesday


Wareika Hill Sounds - No More War EP

Wareika Hill Sounds

No More War EP

Unique music with echoes of Roots Reggae, Jazz, tribal drumming & Dub.

10inch Honest Jons: HJP071(67937) € 11,49
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23-01-2013 - wednesday


Rocket Juice & The Moon - Leave-Taking / 1-2-3-4-5-6 / Forward Sweep

Rocket Juice & The Moon

Leave-Taking / 1-2-3-4-5-6 / Forward Sweep

Three of the deepest, freshest instrumentals from the imminent album — featuring the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble on the opener. Sound-wise, this is doubly... more...

10inch Honest Jons: HJP069 remind

Elmore Judd/ Bullion  - Petrol Laughs

Elmore Judd/ Bullion

Petrol Laughs

Elmore Judd links up with Bullion for this 6 tracker of live deep modern afro influenced organic and electronic mixed space music. Fresh from work wit... more...

EP Honest Jons: HJR070 € 10,99

06-09-2012 - thursday


Moritz von Oswald Trio - Fetch

Moritz von Oswald Trio

Fetch

The Moritz Von Oswald Trio operates at the bleeding edges where musical lineages collide. Feeling for the shared heartbeat that pulses through dub, te... more...

CD Honest Jons: HJRCD067 remind

27-07-2012 - friday


Kelan Philip Cohran And The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble - Kelan Philip Cohran And The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

Kelan Philip Cohran And The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

Kelan Philip Cohran And The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

Approaching his eighty-fifth birthday, sharp and lean, Phil Cohran lives a couple of blocks from the lake on the north side of Chicago. His modest apa... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP065 € 17,99
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Moritz Von Oswald Trio - Fetch

Moritz Von Oswald Trio

Fetch

The Moritz Von Oswald Trio operates at the bleeding edges where musical lineages collide. Feeling for the shared heartbeat that pulses through dub, te... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP067 remind
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02-05-2012 - wednesday


Demdike Stare & Hype Williams - Meet Shangaan Electro
12inch Honest Jons: HJP066(65062) remind

Rocket Juice & The Moon featuring Erykah Badu - Manuela / Mark Ernestus Dub

Rocket Juice & The Moon featuring Erykah Badu

Manuela / Mark Ernestus Dub

Two tracks exclusive to this release: the one and only Badu in an irresistibly catchy do-over of the euphoric album instrumental There, also featuring... more...

10inch Honest Jons: HJP068 remind

Rocket Juice & The Moon - Rocket Juice & The Moon

Rocket Juice & The Moon

Rocket Juice & The Moon

From the off, the liquid pulse of Fela Kuti’s classic recordings drives the action through a suite of 18 shape-shifting compositions: the greatest dru... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP063 € 19,99

Actress - R.I.P.

Actress

R.I.P.

South London producer Darren Cunningham's new album, R.I.P, underlines Actress’s reputation as one of the most eloquent voices to emerge from the sub-... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP060 remind
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Actress - R.I.P.

Actress

R.I.P.

South London producer Darren Cunningham's new album, R.I.P, underlines Actress’s reputation as one of the most eloquent voices to emerge from the sub-... more...

CD Honest Jons: HJRCD60 remind

07-03-2012 - wednesday


MMM & Old Apparatus - Meet Tshetsha Boys & Shangaan Electro

MMM & Old Apparatus

Meet Tshetsha Boys & Shangaan Electro

Stripped down MMM killer cut but with psychedelic dubbed out Old Apparatus trip. Nice!

12inch Honest Jons: HJP065 € 10,99

30-01-2012 - monday


Rashad and Spinn and RP Boo - Meet Tshetsha Boys

Rashad and Spinn and RP Boo

Meet Tshetsha Boys

Absolutely lethal, classic footwork from these three originators — body-rocking, invigorating and startling, hybrid without compromise. The A is route... more...

12inch Honest Jons: HJP063 € 10,99

Lee Perry - The Return Of Pipecock Jackxon

Lee Perry

The Return Of Pipecock Jackxon

Originally released in 1980, this album is the final work to emerge from the Black Ark studio, before its permanent destruction. It concludes a serie... more...

LP Honest Jons: HJRLP 109 remind
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27-01-2012 - friday


Pinch & Shackleton  - Pinch & Shackleton

Pinch & Shackleton

Pinch & Shackleton

The two dubstep pioneers at the top of their game. The deadly concision, the rhythmic punch and dramatic timing, the spry, side-to-side detailing of a... more...

2x12inch Honest Jons: HJRLP059 remind
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Actress - Meets Shangaan Electro

Actress

Meets Shangaan Electro

Two dazzling, out-there contributions from the inimitable Actress: an immersive, slashing thumper, ecstatic and convulsive, multi-layered and head-nod... more...

12inch Honest Jons: HJP062 € 10,99

07-12-2011 - wednesday


Actress - Rainy Dub / Faceless

Actress

Rainy Dub / Faceless

An implacable, trash-and-ready Son Of Sleng Teng — bleeping, buzzing, knocking, dripping, reverberating, unresolved in nine minutes — and a high-press... more...

12inch Honest Jons: HJP061 (64634) remind
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01-12-2011 - thursday


Pinch And Shackleton - Boracay Drift

Pinch And Shackleton

Boracay Drift

In addition to their album... this 12'' release including a Morphosis remix. Deep advanced electronix!

12inch Honest Jons: HJP064 remind

31-10-2011 - monday


Mancingelani / Zinja Hlungwani - Theo Parrish & Burnt Friedman Remixes

Mancingelani / Zinja Hlungwani

Theo Parrish & Burnt Friedman Remixes

Theo Parrish and Burnt Friedman on the african funk re-edit/remix mission. Burnt Friedman Meets Zinja Hlungwani,Theo Parrish Meets Mancingelani.

12inch Honest Jons: HJP060 € 10,99

07-10-2011 - friday


Various Artists - Lagos Chop Up

Various Artists

Lagos Chop Up

Fela's success in the West has hidden from view the diversity of modern Nigerian music. Like Lagos All Routes, whilst Chop Up sets out to put things i... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP015 € 17,99

Various Artists - Lagos All routes

Various Artists

Lagos All routes

Most of the rest of the music contained here can be categorized as percussion music from the Yoruba tradition, much of it focusing on the vocals and t... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP017 remind

29-08-2011 - monday


Vladislav Delay Quartet - Vladislav Delay Quartet

Vladislav Delay Quartet

Vladislav Delay Quartet

The debut album of the Vladislav Delay Quartet. A quartet with Vladislav Delay (percussion), Lucio Capece (Saxophone), Derek Shirley (Double bass) and... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP 056 remind
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Mark Ernestus - Meets BBC / Version

Mark Ernestus

Meets BBC / Version

A metronomic, clicking beat to drive you crazy; a kind of Motorik lash — dubwise, midrange; moody strings. Wry, driving, one-of-a-kind genius from the... more...

12inch Honest Jons: HJP057 € 10,99

Anthony Shake Shakir / Oni Ayhun - Meet Shangaan Electro and BBC

Anthony Shake Shakir / Oni Ayhun

Meet Shangaan Electro and BBC

Fiercely brilliant, slashing, whooping dance music from Oni (all-original, no samples) and a stonking Detroit thumper from the master.

12inch Honest Jons: HJP058 € 10,99

14-03-2011 - monday


Moritz Von Oswald Trio - Horizontal Structures

Moritz Von Oswald Trio

Horizontal Structures

The trio of Moritz von Oswald, Max Loderbauer (NSI / Sun Electric) and Sasu Ripatti (Vladislav Delay / Luomo), with a third album, this time enriched... more...

CD Honest Jons: HJRCD54 remind

11-03-2011 - friday


Moritz Von Oswald Trio - Horizontal Structures

Moritz Von Oswald Trio

Horizontal Structures

The trio of Moritz von Oswald, Max Loderbauer (NSI / Sun Electric) and Sasu Ripatti (Vladislav Delay / Luomo), with a third album, this time enriched... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP054 remind
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22-02-2011 - tuesday


Shackleton - Fireworks

Shackleton

Fireworks

Two new Shackletons, with triumphant remixes by T++ and Baron Mordant! Soundsystem psychodrama in inimitable Shackleton style.

2x12inch Honest Jons: HJP053 € 15,99
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Shackleton - Deadman

Shackleton

Deadman

Sam Shackleton stalks deeper into the sub-loaded unknown, with two Valentine's Day releases for Honest Jon's, loaded with spectacular remixes by Kevin... more...

12inch Honest Jons: HJP052 € 8,99
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20-02-2011 - sunday


Various Artists - Living Is Hard: West African Music In Britain, 1927-1929

Various Artists

Living Is Hard: West African Music In Britain, 1927-1929

Made in London, these recordings were issued originally by the Zonophone record label over three years from late 1927. The first West African Zonopho... more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP033 remind

Various Artists - Bellyachers, Listen - Songs from East Africa, 1938-46

Various Artists

Bellyachers, Listen - Songs from East Africa, 1938-46

Selections from an HMV run of more than four hundred 78s, recordings made in Uganda and Kenya from the mid-1930s till the mid-1950s more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP050-1 € 16,99

Various Artists - Something Is Wrong - Songs From East Africa

Various Artists

Something Is Wrong - Songs From East Africa

Selections from an HMV run of more than four hundred 78s, recordings made in Uganda and Kenya from the mid-1930s till the mid-1950s. more...

2LP Honest Jons: HJRLP050-2 remind