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Galactic Carnivale Electricos

Galactic - Carnivale Electricos - out on Anti- Records

Galactic - Carnivale Electricos (CD/LP/Digital) ANTI-, 2012-02-21 Two years ago we left Galactic with Ya-Ka-May, their heaviest album to date, followed by a long, successful tour. The band did cameos in HBO show TREME and composed a few tracks for PS3 video game Infamous 2 (located in New Orleans, naturellement). Stanton Moore released a record with his trio and another mighty one with Garage à...

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Trombone Shorty

Portrait of Trombone Shorty (english version)

Portrait of Trombone Shorty (english version) Portrait of Trombone Shorty before his first big gig in Paris, Bataclan, on February 29th. If you've never seen New Orleans' best entertainer on stage before, read why you can't miss that show....

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The Soul Rebels Brass Band Unlock Your Mind

The Soul Rebels Brass Band - Unlock Your Mind - out now on Rounder Records

The Soul Rebels Brass Band - Unlock your mind (CD/Digital), Rounder Records, 2011-10-17 Unlock your Mind is the first Soul Rebels Brass Band's release on an important label, independent americana record company Rounder. The NOLa* brass band is well-know for its powerful live performances (more than 250 gigs per year!), but it's not so easy to capture that stamina and strengh on a studio record....

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Galactic - The Other Side of Midnight: Live In New Orleans - out on Anti

Galactic - The Other Side of Midnight: Live In New Orleans (CD/Digital) Anti- Records 87152, 2011-05-02 New Orleans outfit Galactic has a well earned reputation as one of the most exhilarating live acts around. Last year the band released the critically acclaimed genre defying sonic tribute to the Big Easy entitled Ya-Ka-May, which The Boston Globe described as "an album that showcases a...

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Stanton Moore

Interview with Stanton Moore (english version)

Stanton Moore - Drums, foie gras & Pinot noir (Interview by Nicolas Ragonneau, for Paris DJs - early 2011) One of the greatest and most powerful drummers is a tireless man. Not only is he drumming for Galactic, the hottest New Orleans band, but he also finds time to run side projects with his trio, jazz-psych-punk-progressive
band Garage à Trois or Midnite Disturbers - to name just a few.

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21st Century Afro Extravaganza

Grant Phabao and Djouls - 21st Century Afro Extravaganza

The Paris DJs extended family has among the most pro-active in spreading the good word about worldwide African music. Celebrating the recent releases by One Foot In Jail or Franck Biyong on our brand new Colored-Inc. label, and announcing the upcoming albums from Oghene Kologbo (thru Kraked) or Ebo Taylor (thru Strut), here's nearly 4 hours of 21st century afrojazz, afrobeat, ethio-jazz, afrofunk...

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Marco Benevento and Friends - Live in NYC: The Sullivan Hall Residency (DVD)

Marco Benevento & Friends - Live In NYC: The Sullivan Hall Residency (DVD) The Royal Potato Family, 2009-11-10 Directed by our Karina Mackenzie, the 2-plus hour DVD documents Marco Benevento's 2008 residency at Sullivan Hall, including performances and interviews with Andrew Barr, Brad Barr, Billy Martin, Bobby Previte, Dave Fiuczynski, DJ Olive, G. Calvin Weston, Joe Russo, John Ellis, Jonas...

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Garage A Trois - Power Patriot

Garage A Trois - Power Patriot featuring Skerik, Mike Dillon, Marco Benevento & Stanton Moore (Digipack CD) The Royal Potato Family, 2009-10-27 Garage A Trois is a collaboration between four of the most visionary improvisers of the time: Skerik on saxophones, Mike Dillon on vibes, Marco Benevento on keys and Stanton Moore on drums. And while improvisation is at the heart of what the quartet...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Stanton Moore

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Stanton Moore

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Stanton Moore (MP3 Podcast on 2009-07-07 Last year in February we introduced you to Galactic, the number one funk band in New Orleans and their swamp jazz hippie hop funk thing. This morning they contacted our teammate Doctor L asking him if he was interested in producing their next album. Tonite we're introducing you to the parralel works of...

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Street Sweeper Social Club - new project from Boots Riley (The Coup), Tom Morello (RATM/Audioslave) and Stanton Moore (Galactic)

Street Sweeper Social Club (CD) Warner, 2009-06-16 Tom Morello and Boots Riley have joined forces to form Street Sweeper Social Club. The group's anticipated self-titled debut album will be released June 16th through Warner Music Group's Independent Label Group. The 11-song set was produced by Tom Morello and features Boots Riley on vocals, Morello on guitar and bass, and Stanton Moore (Galactic)...

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