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DJ Format Psych Out - A Collection Of Funky Fuzz Laiden Gems

DJ Format's Psych Out - A Collection Of Funky Fuzz Laiden Gems (CD/2LP, BBE, 2016)

DJ Format is one of the coolest DJs in the United Kingdom. We've already invited him twice for an exclusive Paris DJs mix. He's also a relentless vinyl hunter, especially for the very very rare stuff, as proven once again in this compilation of highly psychedelic tracks, mostly groovy-rock, with fuzz guitars, really heavy drums and warm bass. We can't recommend this selection enough. Even for the...

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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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DJ Format Strictly Hip Hop

DJ Format - Strictly Hip Hop

With this mix we're celebrating the release of the new DJ Format & Phill Most Chill album, 'The Foremost' (reviewed in our monthly playlist). DJ Format prepared this one with love, playing two songs from the his album along with some of his favourite favourite French Hip Hop songs and of course lots of old US Hip Hop… Quite hardcore for those used to our funky sound, this one's STRICTLY HIP...

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Paris DJs Playlist October 2013

Paris DJs Playlist - October 2013

October 2013 was a HEAVY month on the releases side. We had to make some hard choices, and have picked a selection of 7 compilations, 6 singles and 6 albums to fill your musical needs. Thanks to labels such as BBE, Analog Africa, Tru Thoughts, Music With Soul, Tiger's Milk, Paris DJs of course, Vampisoul, Gee, Timeless Takeover, Naïve, Project Blue Book, Kept, George V or Ubiquity for hitting us...

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Mr Bongo Paris DJs Collection

Focus on : Mr Bongo Recordings (UK)

Mr Bongo started in 1989 as a record shop in London. In 1999 it moved to Brighton and closed its shops in 2003. Now a label featuring some of the best Brazilian, Latin, Reggae, African and Jazz music, Mr Bongo seriously came to our attention in 2006, with the superb dancefloor Brazilian Funk compilation 'Brazilian Beats Brooklyn' , one that rarely leaves the DJ bag. The same year they also...

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Markey Funk Gilli tha Kid in search of Mordy Laye Mixtape

Markey Funk & Gilli tha Kid - ...In Search of Mordy Laye (Mixtape)

This might be THE psychedelic mixtape of the summer! Cooked up by Markey FunkGilli tha Kid, inspired by the album The Mystery of Mordy Laye', the mixtape contains quotes and music by Broadcast, Ennio Morricone, MHE, Free the Robots, The Simonsound, Percee P, Edan, Alan Hawkshaw, The Voodou Ju Ju Drug, Computer Jay, Jean-Jacques Perrey, The Gaslamp Killer, Alain Goraguer, Shawn Lee, The Apples,...

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Paris DJs Best Of 2012 Contenders

Paris DJs presents The 20 Contenders Albums of 2012

10 best albums for 2012 was really hard to pin down. We had to leave a lot of very good record on the side. That's totally unacceptable with all the amazing goodies we received every month during the past year. Which is why we decided to select 20 more superb albums from 2012. The contenders!...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Psychedelic Funk and Freaky Soul Covers

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Psychedelic Funk & 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...

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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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DJ Format Statement of Intent

DJ Format - Statement of Intent - out on Project Blue Book Records

DJ Format - Statement of Intent (CD/2LP) Project Blue Book Records 2012-02-27 The new DJ Format album is coming out on Feb 27th but it's already been playing on repeat @ Paris DJs for a few weeks! The man is one of the most interesting and groovy DJs from the England, fresh, funky and shining like none other on the island. With his friend Simon James, DJ Format has released as The Simonsound in...

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