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Soul Square Can I Get A Soul Vibration

Soul Square - Can I Get A Soul Vibration ?


Take Arshitect, Guan Jay & PermOne, three beatmakers from Nantes known for their love of neatly used samples and sharp arrangement, add DJ Atom, turntable goldsmith five times world champion with his crew C2C, shake the whole thing and you'll get the latest Jazzy-Hip-Hop sensation: Soul Square, coming from Nantes. The band has just released two EPs in their 'Millesime' series, including some...

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Paris DJs Best Albums of 2013

Paris DJs presents The 50 Best Albums of 2013


This year's best albums selection was the hardest one to make since we started being active on the musical web in 1996. There's a simple reason for that: we had never been that prolific as a label before. With 52 releases on Paris DJs (singles, albums, compilations or mixes) during the 52 weeks of 2013, most of our time has been spent cooking our own stuff rather than listening to the amazing...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Xmas Goodies 2012

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Xmas Goodies 2012


Happy holidays everyone! This Xmas Goodies mix is #398 of our podcast series, which is getting a little closer to its conclusion with mix #400 happening before the end of the year… Meanwhile, enjoy this soulful, irie and groovy selection of global merriness, featuring some new holiday classics from a year ago from Ugly Duckling, Pee Pee Dynamite or Charles Bradley, some excerps from Cee-Lo Green...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Eclectic Soul and Payback Funk Covers

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Eclectic Soul & Payback Funk Covers


This is the 8th 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… Expect Funk, Soul, and a lot of Breaks, and of course a marvelous Ben Hito artwork! Thanks to our friends from the Pamplemousse & La Fondation labels, you can listen or download the mix on BattleWeapons.es....

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Sweaty Blues and Funk Rock Covers

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Sweaty Blues & Funk Rock Covers


This is the 4th 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… A chance for us to introduce Le Blues du Robot, a French blog spreading some good vibes by Grégory Del Campo from Nantes, France. This mix, as the title implies, focuses on covers of rock classics with a few funk...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Gut-Wrenching and Soul-Shaking Covers

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Gut-Wrenching & Soul-Shaking Covers


This is the 2nd 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… We're proud have one of our resident DJs DustyTape from Paris re-ignite his music blog for us (and you can also check his fly fishing site)!. This mix, as the title implies, is all about covers full of pure...

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Paris DJs selection for Record Store Day 2012


Record Store Day 2012 - April 21st 2012 This year's edition of Record Store Day is quite event with the rise of vinyl sales, with a lot of labels pressing some limited goodies for the occasion. Well of course the major ones are rushing on this marketing thing to try and sell the same music they've been selling for years over various formats, but some indie labels are very inventive and it was not...

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Paris DJs presents The 10 Best Albums of 2011


Anthony Joseph & The Spasm Band - Rubber Orchestras (Heavenly Sweetness) info | mix 1 | mix 2 Bio Ritmo - La Verdad (Electric Cowbell) info | mix Charles Bradley - No Time For Dreaming (Dunham/Daptone) info | video Garage à Trois - Always Smile but Stay Evil (The Royal Potato Family) info | interview Lucas Santtana - Sem Nostalgia (Mais Um Discos) info Mr. Chop - Switched On (Now-Again) info...

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Charles Bradley - No Time For Dreaming: The Instrumentals - Played by Menahan Street Band - out on Daptone Records


Charles Bradley - No Time For Dreaming: The Instrumentals Played by Menahan Street Band (LP) Daptone Records/Dunham Records DAP025/DUM 1002, 2011-08-02 After the instrumental version of Lee Fields's My World masterpiece, here's the sequel you were all waiting for, the instrumental version of Charles Bradley's No Time For Dreaming. Guaranteed 100% pure sunshine instrumental soul from Brooklyn, USA...

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Charles Bradley - No Time For Dreaming - out on Daptone Records


Charles Bradley - No Time For Dreaming (CD/LP/Download) Daptone Records DAP-022, 2011-01-24 It's taken just two short years for Dunham Records - an imprint of Daptone Records - to establish itself as one of the most captivating creative forces in soul music. The brainchild of guitarist/producer Thomas "Tommy TNT" Brenneck, Dunham's indelibly atmospheric sound is epitomized by its...

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