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Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Psychedelic Funk & Freaky Soul Covers

Paris DJs Soundsystem Psychedelic Funk and Freaky Soul Covers

This is the 10th is a series of 10 mixes of thematic covers hosted on 10 different blogs/websites, announcing or celebrating the Paris DJs mix #400 to be aired at right after christmas… French producer and Paris DJs sound engineer Grant Phabao gladly accepted to host our psychedelic funk mix of covers on his website so don't hesitate to go there and send him love. The man is a extraordinary and prolific… just like our illustrator Ben Hito who delivers again some spirited artwork! The mix is the same kind of vibe as our 'Molesting Laura' series, but without the 'molesting Laura' in the title... Featuring PARIS DJS SOUNDSYSTEM presents PSYCHEDELIC FUNK and FREAKY SOUL COVERS Featuring Asha Puthli, Button Down Brass, Enoch Light, Ken Munson, Lord Sitar, Love, Lyn Taitt, O'Donel Levy, Ozzie Torrens & His Exciting Orchestra, Puccio Roelens, Stone Coal White, The Simonsound...

Paris DJs Soundsystem Psychedelic Funk and Freaky Soul Covers
Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Psychedelic Funk & Freaky Soul Covers
(MP3 Podcast on 2012-10-14

Tracklisting :
01. O'Donel Levy - Living For The City
(Stevie Wonder cover, from 'Everything I Do Gonna Be Funky' album, 1974 / Groove Merchant)
02. Ozzie Torrens & His Exciting Orchestra - Day Tripper
(from 'Boogaloo in Apartment 41' album, Orbe / 1968)
03. Enoch Light And The Light Brigade - Sunshine Superman
(Donovan cover, from 'Enoch Light's Action: It's Happening...So Let's Dance!' album, 1967 / Project 3 Total Sound)
04. Stone Coal White - Hell Below
(Curtis Mayfield cover, from 'Stone Coal White' album, 2011 / Cali-Tex, recorded 1972)
05. Asha Puthli - Lies
(JJ Cale cover, from 'Asha Puthli' album, 1973 / CBS)
06. Orchestra Puccio Roelens - Caravan
(Duke Ellington cover, from 'Love And More Love' album, 1969 / Phase 6 Super Stereo)
07. Love - Be Thankful For What You Got
(William DeVaughn cover, from 'Reel To Real' album, 1974 / RSO)
08. The Simonsound - It's Just Begun
(The Jimmy Castor Bunch cover, from 'Reverse Engineering' album, 2010 / First Word)
09. Ken Munson - Papa Was A Rolling Stone
(The Temptations cover, from 'Super Flute' album, 1973 / Paramount)
10. The Button Down Brass - Evil Ways
(Willie Bobo cover, from 'Funk In Hell' album, 1976 / DJM)
11. Lyn Taitt - Out On A Funky Trip
(monster original funk tune released in 1973, from 'Jamaican Funk Experience' compilation, 2011 / Nascente)
12. Lord Sitar - Black Is Black
(Los Bravos cover, from 'Lord Sitar' album, 1968 / Capitol)
Total time : 41:02


Paris DJs Soundsystem Psychedelic Funk and Freaky Soul Covers

Credits :
Selection by Djouls from the Paris DJs Soundsystem (
Mix and audio mastering by Grant Phabao (
Artwork by Ben Hito (

Links :
Mix hosted on
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Press Release :

10 different blogs or websites run by people supporting us, collaborating with us or just following us have accepted to host an exclusive thematic mix of covers, in the vein of our cult 'Molesting Laura' series, mixed by Grant Phabao & Djouls from the Paris DJs Soundsystem and illustrated by Ben Hito.

One more mix in this series will be offered on Paris DJs, between dec 25 and dec 31st. This mix will be the 400th one posted on the site and the last one of the Paris DJs podcast. As with the closing part of fireworks, we wanted to do a 'bouquet final', releasing 11 mixes in just a few days...

But this is not the end, Paris DJs is now a label releasing something new every week, with lots of surprises and collaborations to happen in 2013. We intend to keeping on painting the Internet wind in many ways. Thanks for staying connected.

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