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Anthony Joseph The Heritage Mix

Anthony Joseph - The Heritage Mix

Earlier this month British/Trinidadian poet, novelist & musician Anthony Joseph released his...

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Etienne de la Sayette - Maputo Queens

Etienne de la Sayette - Maputo Queens (CD/LP, Paris DJs, 2016)

Composer/arranger/producer Etienne de la Sayette is a frenetic globe-trotter and a relentless...

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Loik Dury - Open-Minded Groovy Ride Spring 2016

Loik Dury - Open-Minded Groovy Ride Spring 2016

It's been a long time since we published a mix from our beloved co-founder Loik Dury. Let's put...

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Anthony Joseph The Heritage Mix

Anthony Joseph - The Heritage Mix

Earlier this month British/Trinidadian poet, novelist & musician Anthony Joseph released his 6th album, 'Caribbean Roots', the 4th one for French jazz label Heavenly Sweetness, exploring his...

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Hard Proof Public Hi-Fi Sessions 03

Hard Proof - Public Hi-Fi Sessions 03 (12", Public Hi-Fi, 2016)

Worthy heirs to Fela and Antibalas, the ten musicians from Hard Proof deliver a storming blend of afrobeat and funk. Six years after their first album, the band is back with some new vertiginous...

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DJ Format Psych Out - A Collection Of Funky Fuzz Laiden Gems

DJ Format's Psych Out - A Collection Of Funky Fuzz Laiden Gems (CD/2LP, BBE, 2016)

DJ Format is one of the coolest DJs in the United Kingdom. We've already invited him twice for an exclusive Paris DJs mix. He's also a relentless vinyl hunter, especially for the very very rare stuff,...

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Les Vikings de la Guadeloupe - Enko on Ti Tou

Les Vikings de la Guadeloupe - Enko on Ti Tou (CD/2LP, Heavenly Sweetness, 2016)

The famous band from the French Antilles in the 60s/70s is back with a new compilation, to be followed by a tour all over Europe. Selected by leader and saxophonist Camille Sopran'n, guitarist Guy...

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Pat Thomas and Kwashibu Area Band New Morning

Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band - Thursday, June 2nd at New Morning (Paris)

It was one of the highlights of 2015, both on record (full review and album stream here) or live (october 8th at New Morning in Paris). This thursday Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band will be back...

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Etienne de la Sayette - Maputo Queens

Etienne de la Sayette - Maputo Queens (CD/LP, Paris DJs, 2016)

Composer/arranger/producer Etienne de la Sayette is a frenetic globe-trotter and a relentless collector of musical instruments. Founder and headhunter of, among others, the Frix and Baeshi Bang...

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Paris DJs Le Pigalle Tour Operator

Paris DJs Tour Operator #24 at Le Pigalle on thursday, may 26th with DJs Loik Dury & Emmanuel Santarromana

Paris DJs and Le Pigalle present the 24th edition of their 'Tour Operator' weekly rendez-vous in Paris, with Loik Dury and Emmanuel Santarromana as the operating DJs for this session on may 26. French...

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Loik Dury - Open-Minded Groovy Ride Spring 2016

Loik Dury - Open-Minded Groovy Ride Spring 2016

It's been a long time since we published a mix from our beloved co-founder Loik Dury. Let's put things right with this new one without any boundaries, from acoustic to electric, with hot thangs and...

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Hazmat Modine - Extra-Deluxe-Supreme

Entretien avec Wade Schuman (Hazmat Modine) #2

Le groupe Hazmat Modine est de retour à Paris le 20 juin pour un concert exceptionnel au New Morning. Une occasion unique de voir une formation rare en France mais au son vraiment inclassable. En...

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Paris DJs Le Pigalle Tour Operator

Paris DJs Tour Operator #23 at Le Pigalle on thursday, may 19th with DJs Djouls, Grant Phabao & Vito

Paris DJs and Le Pigalle present the 23rd edition of their 'Tour Operator' weekly rendez-vous in Paris, with Grant Phabao, Vito and Djouls as the operating DJs for this session on may 19. Vito is one...

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