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Anchorsong - Ceremonial

Anchorsong - Ceremonial (CD, Tru Thoughts, 2016)

After a first record released late 2011, 'Chapters', Tokyo-born, London-based musician Masaaki Yoshida a.k.a. Anchorsong is back on Tru Thoughts with a new album, 'Ceremonial', showcasing some newly found 1960s/70s afrobeat/highlife and South East Asian music influences. Blending crisp tribal percussion, burbling electronica, bass-heavy tropical workouts, soulful strings, Anchorsong's music should...

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Paris DJs Playlist November 2012

Paris DJs Playlist - November 2012

We've reached a point where we're starting to receive each month more links to free downloads (44%) than links to promotional digital downloads (43%). The physical records, vinyl or CD, are far behind, with only 13% of what arrives at the studios. As music pros, you'll understand we keep our focus on artists and labels who are producing and releasing products you can touch and feel. As DJs, we're...

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Anchorsong Chapters

Anchorsong - Chapters - out on Tru Thoughts Recordings

Anchorsong - Chapters (CD/Digital) Tru ThoughtsTRUCD242, 2011-11-28 Tru Thoughts are delighted to have signed talented Japanese multi-instrumentalist and beatsmith, Anchorsong, whose debut full album, Chapters, is to be released in November. Please spread the word, as this is the start of something very special indeed... Since relocating to Europe in late 2007, Anchorsong (aka Tokyo-born Masaaki...

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When Shapes Mix Together

Various - When Shapes Mix Together - out on Tru Thoughts

Various - When Shapes Mix Together - Compiled and mixed by Rob Luis (Mixed CD/Digital) Tru Thoughts Recordings TRUCD244, 2011-11-21 Produced as a giveaway mix for the huge Tru Thoughts night at Koko in London, this mix was so good they had to offer it for general sale. This mix shows the future direction of the label, with new signings alongside the long-standing Tru Thoughts family. It opens...

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Anchorsong Ghost Touch Plum Rain

Anchorsong - Ghost Touch / Plum Rain - out on Tru Thoughts

Anchorsong - Ghost Touch / Plum Rain (Digital Single) Tru Thoughts TRUDD033, 2011-10-24 Ghost Touch/Plum Rain, out on 24th October, is the new digital single by the hotly tipped Japanese multi-instrumentalist and producer Anchorsong, on Tru Thoughts. This double A-side provides a taste of the captivating debut album, Chapters, which follows in November. Originally from Tokyo, Anchorsong - aka...

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Shapes 11 01 Tru Thoughts

Shapes 11:01 - Compiled by Robert Luis - out on Tru Thoughts Recordings

Various - Shapes 11:01 - Compiled by Robert Luis (2CD/LP with 2CD) Tru Thoughts TRUCD/LP239, 2011-10-10 The new bi-annual Shapes compilation from Tru Thoughts Recordings is coming out in october and once again it's full of classic tracks, new signatures and exlusives for a very cheap price tag. The first CD is a nice selection of horizontal grooves, songs & electronica from the vast palette...

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