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Paris DJs Wearplay LP 005

Grant Phabao & RacecaR - Wearplay LP#05 - A Healthy Obsession With Pétanque (T-shirt/Digital Single bundle, Paris DJs/Le T-shirt Français, 2017)


The fifth in our "Wearplay" series combining clothing, graphics and music production is an album already released on vinyl and CD last year, thanks to a successful crowdfunding campaign. It was conceived as a hip hop album that wouldn't be beatmaking (hip hop beats), but would incorporate rapping over organic grooves such as afrofunk, soul, jazz, ska or reggae, with vocals from...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem presents 1984 - Standards Versions and Revamps Vol 25

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents 1984 - Standards, Versions and Revamps Vol.25


1984 is the tipping point, the limit before things start to go really sideways for a few years in music… Out of the 12 tracks we picked here, two were already released in 1982 on small labels or pressings, and one was recorded live in Japan in 1983, so we're cheating a little bit. But the point is to make this mix of covers from 1984 enjoyable to the ears, right? It doesn't really matter, we...

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Paris DJs Wearplay EP 004

Paris DJs Soudsystem - Wearplay EP#04 - Tropical Eiffel Tower (T-shirt/Digital Single bundle, Paris DJs/Le T-shirt Français, 2017)


Paris DJs' first week of daily "Wearplay EPs" combining clothing, graphics and music production ends with a bang. Illustrator Ben Hito has designed an amazingly beautiful Eiffel Tower set in tropical surroundings, printed on a high-quality Made in France T-shirt, and for the assembly of four songs from the Paris DJs catalog (offered as a complementary download with the Tee), we've...

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Paris DJs Wearplay EP 003

Paris DJs Soudsystem - Wearplay EP#03 - Have You Ever Been To Electric Afroland? (T-shirt/Digital Single bundle, Paris DJs/Le T-shirt Français, 2017)


Paris DJs' daily followers got the catch by now: every day of the week during this month of June we'll try to release a new "Wearplay EP" combining clothing, graphics and music production. This Wearplay EP #03 features a new take from illustrator Ben Hito on his artwork for the "Have You Ever Been To Electric Afroland?" compilation —printed on a high-quality Made in France...

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Paris DJs Wearplay EP 002

Paris DJs Soudsystem - Wearplay EP#02 - Heavyweight Gambit (T-shirt/Digital Single bundle, Paris DJs/Le T-shirt Français, 2017)


The "Wearplay EP" series is an innovative brand new concept, combining clothing, graphics and music production — with a new hybrid work released every day of the week! For this Wearplay EP #02, illustrator Ben Hito has adapted Paris DJs' artwork from the "Heavyweight Gambit, No Holds Barred!" compilation, we've printed this re-design on a Made in France T-shirt, and picked...

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Paris DJs Wearplay EP 001

Paris DJs Soudsystem - Wearplay EP#01 - Dis Is Good For You (T-shirt/Digital Single bundle, Paris DJs/Le T-shirt Français, 2017)


The "Wearplay EP" series is an innovative brand new concept, combining clothing, graphics and music production — with a new hybrid work released every day of the week! For this Wearplay EP #01, illustrator Ben Hito has adapted Paris DJs' cult poster "Dis Is Good For You", we've printed this re-design on a Made in France T-shirt, and picked four killer tunes from the digital/CD...

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Cultures Of Soul - African Music of All Diasporas

Cultures Of Soul - African Music of All Diasporas - Crate Digging Around The World Vol.5


Following up on their 2015 West Indies Vintage Funk mix, American label Cultures Of Soul are back on our podcast with a new episode in the series, this time expanding its Carribean crate-digging mission with US Jazz and African grooves: African music of all diasporas! Featured in this mix, a track extracted from Cultures Of Soul's latest release, SJOB Movement's 2nd album "Friendship...

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Grant Phabao RacecaR A Healthy Obsession With Petanque Sweatshirt

One week left to order a Grant Phabao & RacecaR limited edition hoodie and get a free CD of their album!


We received a few emails from people asking us to print some additional copies of the Grant Phabao & RacecaR limited edition 100% organic hoodie sweatshirt. So we've launched a new, experimental crowdfunding campaign… You have one week left to grab this hoodie, after that it'll be too late - and the bonus of this operation is that we'll add a free CD of their album to each hoodie bought !...

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HornDogz live + Paris DJs

HornDogz + Paris DJs mercredi 08 mars 2017 à La Maroquinerie


HornDogz are pillars of the Parisian funk (and p-funk!) scene. The trio (Eric "Shrizzadelic" Rohner on saxes, Gil "C-Freak" Garin on trumpet and Rico "Adiko" Kerridge on guitar) have recorded an EP ("Dogfood Vol.1", 2013) and a full-length album ("#Woof", 2014) with producer Adam Bastard, released on the Uptone Records label. Paris DJs even picked...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Friends and Family Vol 2

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Friends & Family Vol.2


Following up where we left off with the first volume, here’s the second part of our "extravaganza" mix digging into the vast selection of current artists, bands and producers from the unique "Paris DJs universe". We’ve left you last week with a 25-tracks selection of American friends, let’s now check out the rest of the world, with 25 more productions and reissues originating...

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