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 Ben's top 10
 for the 10 week period ending Thursday, 29 February 2024
1. Eje Eje • Five Seasons • (Batov)
2. Hyperculte • La Pangee • (Bongo Joe)
3. James Blood Ulmer • In And Out • (In-Out records)
4. Mondo Drag • Through The Hourglass • (RidingEasy)
5. Orgone • Chimera • (3 Palm)
6. Psyche • Ophis • (Four Flies)
7. Slift • Ilion • (Sub Pop)
8. Fruit Bats • Holidays Rule • (MPL)
9. George Jones & Tammy Wynette • The Classic Christmas Album • (Sony)
10. Various Artists • Darker Than Blue: Soul From Jamdown 1973-1980 • (Blood & Fire Ltd.)

 Recent airplay
 • Diabate, Djibril • Hawa • (Terp)
 • Dibango, Manu • World Psychedelic Classics 3 • (Luaka Bop)
 • Ikebe Shakedown • The Way Home • (Colemine)
 • Yo Me Lanzo / Juan Astronauta • La Misma Sed • (Falso Idolo)
 • The Bad Plus • 3 Pak • (Sony)
 • Palm Unit • Don't Buy Ivory Anymore • (Kornos)
 • Ustad Noor Bakhsh • Jingul • (self)
 • Yelfris Valdes • For The Ones • (Musica Macondo)
 • Psyche • Ophis • (Four Flies)
 • Ashk / Shaya Shoja • Ambassa Lemdi • (Troom Tribe)
   
 Recent reviews
 • Brotzmann, Peter Group • Alarm • (Atavistic/Truckstop Audio)
 • Flaherty, Paul • Whirl Of Nothingness • (Family Vineyard)
 • Sound In Action Trio • Gate • (Atavistic/Truckstop Audio)
 • Miller, Harry/Isipingo • Which Way Now • (Cuneiform)
 • Abdul-Malik, Ahmed • Jazz Sounds Of Africa • (Prestige Inc.)
 • Mujician • There's No Going Back Now • (Cuneiform)
 • Cbd Trio • Suspension • (Rastascan)
 • Art Ensemble Of Chicago • Non-Cognitive Aspects Of The City, Live At Iridium • (Pi)
 • Supermodel Supermodel • Supermodel Supermodel • (Emanem)
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