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Monophonics - Promises Grant Phabao Remix

Monophonics - Promises (Grant Phabao Remix) (Digital Single, Paris DJs, 2015)


Over the years, San Francisco psychedelic funksters Monophonics have became crucial to Paris DJs' selections, with no less than 6 appearances in the mixes (check here). Their fifth LP 'In Your Brain' released on Ubiquity Records was one of the 10 best albums of 2012. After a couple of covers self-released as free downloads ('I'd Be Nowhere Today' originally by The Nu People from 1969 and 'My...

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Paris DJs Soul System

The PARIS DJS SOUL SYSTEM is now available for booking through Cartel Concerts!


PARIS DJS & CARTEL CONCERTS present the PARIS DJS SOUL SYSTEM Live Dub Session with Grant Phabao vs The Dreadless Soldier [Reggae Soul, Ska, Hip Hop & Funk - Exclusive tunes & reworks]...

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ATOMGA - Black Belt

ATOMGA - Black Belt (CD, self-released, 2015) mixed & mastered by Grant Phabao


ATOMGA, a world-funk outfit from Denver, Colorado, have been under Paris DJs' radar since their early 2014 self-titled EP (released for free on atomga.bandcamp.com). The excellent opener from that EP, 'Empire', nearly made it to the final selections of our series of Afro/tropical compilations, and we had decided to follow more closely what would come next from the band. Well the afrofunk world is...

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ATOMGA - Alaskan Pipeline - Grant Phabao Remix

ATOMGA - Alaskan Pipeline (Grant Phabao Remix) (Free MP3 Download, ATOMGA, 2015)


Grant Phabao is an internationally-renowned French engineer and producer, best known for his work remixing tracks from everyone from Lee Fields to Brownout to Alice Russell… He got enlisted by ATOMGA, a 10-piece afrofunk collective from Denver, Colorado, to mix & master their new album 'Black Belt', and to remix a track of his choosing from it. He put an original one drop/reggae feel on...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Some Of The Best Things In Life Are Free Vol 6

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Some Of The Best Things In Life Are Free Vol.6


The "Free Music" biz is vast and mostly uncharted. While every kind of shitty media only spotlights music that is sold, distributed, promoted, subsidized, etc., meaning: music from people who might buy advertising, at Paris DJs we often take the opposite route. If some music doesn't need to be sold, sometimes it's because it can't be sold, sometimes it's because it's just too good to be...

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Alice Russell Seven Nation Army Grant Phabao Remix 45 hand stamped

Alice Russell - Seven Nation Army / Humankind (Grant Phabao Remixes) (2nd pressing, 7", Paris DJs, out june 12, 2015)


For the second pressing of the Alice Russell 45 with the Grant Phabao reggae remixes of 'Seven Nation Army' and 'Humankind', we've opted for a different sleeve look, with some red hand-stamped 'Vinyl Is Good For You' design by Ben Hito on a thick 180g white discobag! (the same one we did on the Jungle Fire repress 45). The repress is strictly limited to 300 copies, same quantites as the first...

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Etienne de la Sayette - Maputo Queen

Etienne de la Sayette - Maputo Queen / Post Card (Digital Single, Paris DJs, 2015)


Parisian multi-intrumentalist/producer Etienne de la Sayette regularly delivers a new loveable two-track single for Paris DJs to release on their groovy label. This one's opener 'Maputo Queen' got its title in memory of an epic night (with Etienne's collaborators in the Akalé Wubé band) at Maputo in Mozambique. Blending an array of vintage synths and flutes with old school electro beats &...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem - Massive Hits From The Grant Phabao Factory

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Massive Hits From The Grant Phabao Factory (Limited edition LP, Paris DJs, 2015)


Thanks to the people who supported Paris DJs second crowdfunding campaign this winter, a new, limited edition 9 tracks Paris DJs vinyl LP, with an illustration by graphic artist Ben Hito, is AVAILABLE NOW. Strictly limited to a 500 copies, this new collection of exclusive Grant Phabao remixes and productions is 100% Paris DJs Soundsystem-approved MASSIVE HITS!! Listen/buy on Bandcamp, Juno, HHV,...

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Jungle Fire Firewalker Grant Phabao Remix

Jungle Fire - Firewalker/Tokuta (Grant Phabao Remixes) (2nd pressing, 7", Paris DJs, 2015)


For the second pressing of the Jungle Fire 45 with the Grant Phabao afro/ska remixes of 'Firewalker' and 'Tokuta', we've opted for a different sleeve look, with some red hand-stamped 'Vinyl Is Good For You' design by Ben Hito on a thick 180g white discobag! The repress is strictly limited to 300 copies, same quantites as the first pressing… Juno Records says you shouldn't sleep on this one :...

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Paris DJs Takeover at Le Mellotron

Paris DJs Takeover at Le Mellotron - Djouls, Loïk Dury, Grant Phabao (3h video DJ set, 2014)


A little flashback to the summer of 2014 with a 3h takeover from the Paris DJs label on Le Mellotron's former boat on the Seine in the center of Paris. Founders Djouls, Loik Dury & Grant Phabao were there deejaying 45s and some of their own productions - a sunshiny playlist just like this day of June, which kinda fits perfectly with the rays of sun we're lucky to have today in the French...

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