Been listening to some of my old favorites and this one popped up. I love Thievery Corporation for their world music infused sounds. They effortlessly mix reggae, hip hop, jazz with dub thrown in too. What more could one need to dabble in. The band is based out of Washington and have been belting out great music since 1995. I discovered their music around 2007. One of their more popular tracks is Lebanese Blonde which has got some hindustani music influence too.
Since the band has a take on world issues they have got embroiled in controversies too. Most of this was centered around their participation in a concert to end the iraq war and other issues such as trade exploitation & world food program. But apart from that, this DJ duo has powerful music that has meaning too unlike other EDM artists popular today.
Basically, this the kind of music you want to chill to over the weekend! Enough said.