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The Mackrosoft (Aja West)

The Mackrosoft (Aja West)
Country
United States
Profile
The Mackrosoft is a Northwest US band and record label, primary the brainchild of composer and multi-instrumentalist Aja West. The music is largely inspired by 70s funk and space-jazz.
Website
http://www.mackrosoft.com
Related articles (1)
Releases on file (13)
The Mackrosoft — S.E.M.E. The Mackrosoft — S.E.M.E.
((Not on label) no#, 2009, CD)
The Mackrosoft — Shirts and Skins The Mackrosoft — Shirts and Skins
((Not on label) no#, 2009, CD)
The Mackrosoft — Upgrade The Mackrosoft — Upgrade
((Not on label) no#, 2009, CD)
Aja West — The Olympian Aja West — The Olympian
((Not on label) no#, 2007, CD)
Aja West & Friends — Total Recall 2012 Aja West & Friends — Total Recall 2012
((Not on label) no#, 2007, CD)
The Mackrosoft — Antonio's Giraffe The Mackrosoft — Antonio's Giraffe
((Not on label) MS0009, 2006, CD)
The Mackrosoft — The Dawning of the Aja Aquarius The Mackrosoft — The Dawning of the Aja Aquarius
((Not on label) no#, 2005, CD)
Aja West & Cheeba — Flash & Snowball Aja West & Cheeba — Flash & Snowball
((Not on label) no#, 2005, CD)
The Mackrosoft — 1st Mack to the Moon The Mackrosoft — 1st Mack to the Moon
((Not on label) no#, 2004, CD)
The Mackrosoft — Journey to Vaginus The Mackrosoft — Journey to Vaginus
((Not on label) no#, 2004, CD)
The Mackrosoft — Life Imitates Clouds The Mackrosoft — Life Imitates Clouds
((Not on label) no#, 2004, CD)
The Mackrosoft — Straight outta Rompton The Mackrosoft — Straight outta Rompton
((Not on label) no#, 2003, CD)
Aja West — Trauma... Life in the E.R. Aja West — Trauma... Life in the E.R.
((Not on label) no#, 2000, CD)

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