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Paris DJs Playlist May June July August 2014

Paris DJs Playlist - May/June/July/August 2014

This playlist has been a few months in the making... We were kinda busy with our crowdfunding campaign this summer, but managed to get back on our feet and finally publish this mega-post filled with 49 short or not-that-short reviews of new singles, albums and compilations we received at Paris DJs those last months! As usual, this playlist focuses on the physical records sent to us, promo CD of...

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Grant Phabao Reggae Reworks Vol 3 Dynamite B-Boys

Grant Phabao Reggae Reworks Vol.3 - Dynamite B-Boys

Third in a series of five free EPs collecting the best reggae reworks from the Paris DJs Virtual Releases podcast in high-quality audio, entirely produced, mixed and newly remastered by French superproducer Grant Phabao, 'Dynamite B-Boys' gathers four reworks of monumental American Hip Hop artists Lyrics Born, Jurassic 5, Big Daddy Kane and The Procussions. Those four reggae reworks have...

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Kraked Unit Casse-Tete ChinoisSoundtrack

Kraked Unit - Casse-Tête Chinois (Original Soundtrack, 2013)

Loik Dury, co-founder of Paris DJs, and Christophe 'Disco' Minck have just released under their Kraked Unit guise the soundtrack to French filmmaker Cedric Klapisch latest movie Chinese Puzzle (in French Casse-Tête Chinois). Featuring Mike Ladd, Lyrics Born, Lateef, Hugh Coltman, 20syl and Gary Mudbone Cooper, it's a marvelous blend of cinematic & dramatic Soul, Hip Hop and Blues....

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Grant Phabao Live Soul System Dubtape Vol 2

Grant Phabao Live Soul System - Dubtape Vol.2

After producing albums and hit singles with Studio One's legends The Lone Ranger, Carlton Livingston, The Jays, The Silvertones, Parisian dubmeister Grant Phabao was given the Jamaican stamp of approval of "the producer who brings back the original Lee Perry and King Tubby sounds with a modern twist". Phabao expanded his output with roots jamaican remixes for artists such as Alice...

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The Bamboos - On The Sly

The Bamboos - On The Sly (12") Tru Thoughts TRU211, 2009-02-08 What do you get when you combine a truly nasty, percussive drum break with massive Hammond and guitar stabs, a loping sly horn line and Kylie Auldist’s velvet rip-saw vocals? On The Sly is the first single from The Bamboos’ upcoming album, 4, and a real statement of intent: a piece of music for 2010 that somehow transcends the...

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The Bamboos - Turn It Up feat. Lyrics Born

The Bamboos - Turn It Up feat. Lyrics Born (digital single) Tru Thoughts TRUDD012, 2009-10-12 This exclusive single is available on the limited 3xCD anniversary Box set or as a digital download with instrumentals, accapellas and another big tune from the Bamboos' Side-stepper album....

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Various - Tru Thoughts 10th Anniversary

Various - Tru Thoughts 10th Birthday Box (3xCD boxset/2xCD) Tru Thoughts TRUCD201/TRUCD200, 2009-10-12 This year, Tru Thoughts celebrates a fantastic 10 years in the game, and on 12th October the label releases the 3CD limited edition Tru Thoughts 10th Anniversary compilation, featuring two 'Best Of' discs, and a third disc of completely new, previously unreleased music. A covetable premium...

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Soulico - Exotic on the Speaker

Soulico - Exotic on the Speaker (CD) JDub Records, 2009-10-06 JDub is proud to announce the release of Soulico's debut album, Exotic on the Speaker, available 9/8 on iTunes and in stores 10/6! It features guest appearances by Ghostface Killah (Wu Tang), Del the Funky Homosapien, MIA protege Rye Rye, Pigeon John, MC Zulu, Ceci Bastida and Middle Eastern MCs Tomer Yosef (of Balkan Beat Box), Axum,...

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Lyrics Born I Like It I Love It Grant Phabao Remix

Lyrics Born - I Like It, I Love It (Grant Phabao Remix)

When Berkeley hip hop meets Jamaican reggae... Pressure keeps on rising for the upcoming releases of Grant Phabao's three (!) new albums with The Lone Ranger, Carlton Livingston and The Jays (on his own label T.I.M.E.C. co-run with Djouls and Captain Detendu)... The french dubmeister offers here a bouncy reggae rework of I Like It, I Love It, taken from last year's hit album Everywhere At Once...

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Turntable Jazz - Composed By DJ Rob Swift - Hosted by Lyrics Born

Myx/Built From Skratch presents Turntable Jazz Composed By DJ Rob Swift Hosted by Lyrics Born (Free CD offered at live shows) 2008-10 Jazz breaks with Rob Swift on the turntables and Lyrics Born hosting....

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