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Mr Moo - Abstractions In Space

Mr. Moo - Abstractions In Space

What really happened after the 90's? Past the electronic revolution, once all the freaks fled the overpriced cities, between the last gasp of experience and the last band standing in the minefield of our time, a bit before we found ourselves digitally brainwashed, there was a stream gathering, a loose joint venture of alternate currents, not really a scene or to twist Jim's words: "Weirds...

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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 Best Of 2012 Singles

Paris DJs presents The 20 Best Singles of 2012

This selection of the best singles of the year 2012 was not an easy one to aggregate... Well a list is a list. You might not be surprised to find in there Adrian Quesada (Brownout, The Echocentrics), Grant Phabao (Franck Biyong, The Lone Ranger, Grant Phabao Afrofunk Arkestra), Marco Benevento, The Budos Band or Ticklah - who have all been heavily featured on Paris DJs along the years. 2012...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem presents the melody-driven sound of Marco Benvento

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents the melody-driven sound of Marco Benevento

Here's our 45mn mixed introduction to Marco Benevento's music. We've also prepared a nice interview for you to read while listening to the mix - in english or en français!Get on the bus and enjoy the ride....

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Marco Benevento

Interview with Marco Benevento

Marco Benevento is a talented keyboardist from the New York jazz avant-groove scene. He's at ease on almost every existing genre (classy melodies, heavy psychedelic and electric sets in the manner of Miles Davis' electric period, pop, groove, funk, etc.) or keyboards' type. This brilliant improvisator is involved in a great variety of exciting projects and he co-founded the excellent Royal Potato...

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Marco Benevento

Entretien avec Marco Benevento

Marco Benevento est un jeune claviériste bien connu de la scène jazz et indé new-yorkaise. Un pied dans le groove et un pied dans l'expérimentation, il appartient à une tradition sophistiquée de musiciens qui explose tous les codes et les genres, passant, d'un projet à l'autre, d'élégantes mélodies pop et presque classiques, au gros son psychédélique des années électriques et psychédéliques de...

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Bass Culture

Paris DJs Playlist - August 2012

Logically, August is the summer month when not much happens releases-wise. Well we still received a few handfuls of 45s, LPs and CDs, and a few dozens digital downloads. So respect is due this month to all the cool labels out there, starting with Nascente in the UK who does an amazing job on the reissue/compilation tip. They sent us the 4 companion double CDs to Lloyd Bradley's fantastic book...

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Afro Latin Vintage Orchestra Last Odyssey

Paris DJs Playlist - May 2012

This may 2012 selection of 12 physical records (vinyls, CDs) sent to us by labels, artists and distributors was again not easy not build, with all the good music that's been released every week! Contact us is you want to be listed in this section next month - keep in mind that our music experts Djouls and Nicolas don't have the time to go through watermarked CDs and CD-Rs, but listen to every...

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Marco Benevento This Is How It Goes

Marco Benevento - This Is How It Goes - out on Royal Potato Family Records

Marco Benevento - This Is How It Goes (7") The Royal Potato Family, RPF 1118, 2012-04-21 Our good friends at Royal Potato Family recently sent us a package of vinyl, CDs and mp3s, including fantastic music from Lettuce, Neal Evans, Billy Martin & Wil Blades, Alan Evans… and this marvelous (and limited to 500 copies only!) 7 inch from keyboard maestro Marco Benevento…. This is the first...

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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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