Former XLR8R editor and undisputed music connoisseur Tomas shares some of the latest cuts from broken beat, future jazz, reggae, and more. You can also check out a brand new mix (and keep up to date on music gigs, news, and opinions) at his website.

Forward Ever Charts

Future Jazz Top 10
Bittersweet “Moving Forward (At:jazz Remix)” (Quango)
Isoul8 “On My Heart Dub My Dub” feat. Paul Randolph (Still Music)
4hero “Look Inside” (Milan)
Stance Brothers “Steve McQueen” (Ricky Tick)
Nicola Kramer “Last Time” (TrebleO)
Circus “I Know You” feat. Lyric L & Motet (Sunshine Enterprises)
Real “Never Never (MdCL remix)” (CDr)
Quasimode “Lev Amorelo (Spiritual South Mix)” (CDr)
Zaman 8 & Hafez Modir “Ketu” (Six Degrees)
Square One “Vesuvius (Justin Martin’s ‘I Hope It Doesn’t Blow’ Mix)” (Freerange)

Reggae Top Tunes
Richie Spice “Brown Skin” (Don Corleon)
Morgan Heritage “Brooklyn & Jamaica” (Juke Boxx)
Rsonist “Revolution” (Heatmakerz)
Collie Budz “Come Around” (Massive B/Epic)
Shaggy “Reggae Vibes” (Big Yard)
Mr. Easy “Rude Boys & Police” (pre)
Buju Banton “Better Days” (Daseca)

Hip-Hop/R&B 5
Consequence “Callin Me”
Big Rich “That’s The Business”
Daz “Weekend” feat. Johnta Austin
Lloyd Banks “Help” feat. Keri Hilson
Kellis “Trilogy”