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Grant Phabao presents RacecaR - Think It All

Grant Phabao presents RacecaR - Think It All (Digital Single, Paris DJs, 2016)


Chicago-born but now Paris-based MC RacecaR and French producer/multi-instrumentalist Grant Phabao are hard at work this summer, finishing the last details to their upcoming album 'A Healthy Obsession with Pétanque', and trying to find support to fund its pressing. Already the 6th digital single from the duo, 'Think It All' is a smoothing smoocher tune, quite unclassifiable with its unique blend...

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Paris DJs Tour Operator Magazine numero 2

Paris DJs Tour Operator Mini-Magazine #2 - July/August 2016


On the pavements of Paris, during this never-ending winter, we had to fight against the cold, the wind and the rain in order to distribute the first issue of the Paris DJs magazine — at concert venues exits, friendly record stores or booksellers, tasteful exhibitions openings, and even at some not-always-that-natural museums. The questions often coming back were: "What's Paris DJs?… Who's...

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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 groups, co-founder/saxophonist for Parisian Ethio-Jazz band Akalé Wubé, Etienne might mostly be a live musician, he manages nonetheless to find the time for audio production, remixes and synch music....

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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 DJ Emmanuel Santarromana is graciously rewarding us with a surprise visit. On an express trip in Paris from his exile in Shangaï, he's coming to share his latest favourite tunes. He'll be joining his...

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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 the legendary behind-the-scenes men from many artists, labels and events of the music scene in France those last 20 years. Heretik Sound System, Popof, Ark, etc., wouldn't have gone the same path...

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Paris DJs Tour Operator Magazine numero 1

Paris DJs Tour Operator Mini-Magazine #1 - May/June 2016


Paris DJs gathers musicians, producers, labels, graphic designers, journalists, record collectors and other idealists of artistic generosity. For years, we've shared for free hundreds of mixes, thousands of reviews of records you don't hear on the radio, interviews…. More  recently, through crowdfunding we've been able to print posters and to press vinyl and CDs. After a few rare appearances in...

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Paris DJs Le Pigalle Tour Operator

Paris DJs Tour Operator #22 at Le Pigalle on thursday, may 12th with DJs Loik Dury & Grant Phabao


Paris DJs and Le Pigalle present the 22nd edition of their 'Tour Operator' weekly rendez-vous in Paris, with Loik Dury and Grant Phabao as the operating DJs for this session on may 12. From Radio Nova to Paris DJs and Cedric Klapisch soundtracks, Loik Dury's musical activities are too numerous to quote. His record collection and music stories are legendary, and for his DJ sets at Le Pigalle, he's...

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Paris DJs Le Pigalle Tour Operator

Paris DJs Tour Operator #21 at Le Pigalle on thursday, may 5th with DJ Erik Rug


Paris DJs and Le Pigalle present the 21st edition of their 'Tour Operator' weekly rendez-vous in Paris, with Erik Rug as the operating DJ for this session on may 5. Active on the music scene for more than three decades, Erik Rug is one of the legendary French DJs, along with Laurent Garnier and a selected few others. Currently resident DJ every friday at Le Silencio, the hypest club in Paris...

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Paris DJs Le Pigalle Tour Operator

Paris DJs Tour Operator #20 at Le Pigalle on thursday, april 28th with DJs Loik Dury & Djouls


Paris DJs and Le Pigalle present the 20th edition of their 'Tour Operator' weekly rendez-vous in Paris, with Loik Dury and Djouls as the operating DJs for this session on april 28. Djouls is one the founders and the label manager of Paris DJs. An activist on the musical web since the mid-90s, he's now one of the most respected tastemakers in his own field of "music you don't hear on the...

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Paris DJs Le Pigalle Tour Operator

Paris DJs Tour Operator #19 at Le Pigalle on thursday, april 21th with DJs Loik Dury & Fatta Soul Stereo


Paris DJs and Le Pigalle present the 19th edition of their 'Tour Operator' weekly rendez-vous in Paris, with Loik Dury and Fatta Soul Stereo as the operating DJs for this session on april 21. Fatta is one the founders of the Soul Stereo crew/soundsystem. When Paris DJs started, he was living 50 meters from the label's HQ in the same street, and already one of the most active DJs & diggers on...

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