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Paris DJs Soundsystem Eclectic Soul and Payback Funk Covers

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Eclectic Soul & Payback Funk Covers


This is the 8th 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… Expect Funk, Soul, and a lot of Breaks, and of course a marvelous Ben Hito artwork! Thanks to our friends from the Pamplemousse & La Fondation labels, you can listen or download the mix on BattleWeapons.es....

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Sweaty Blues and Funk Rock Covers

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Sweaty Blues & Funk Rock Covers


This is the 4th 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… A chance for us to introduce Le Blues du Robot, a French blog spreading some good vibes by Grégory Del Campo from Nantes, France. This mix, as the title implies, focuses on covers of rock classics with a few funk...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Gut-Wrenching and Soul-Shaking Covers

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Gut-Wrenching & Soul-Shaking Covers


This is the 2nd 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… We're proud have one of our resident DJs DustyTape from Paris re-ignite his music blog for us (and you can also check his fly fishing site)!. This mix, as the title implies, is all about covers full of pure...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Blues Aint Nothin But A Low-Down Shakin Chill

Paris DJs Soundsystem present Blues Ain't Nothin' But A Low-Down Shakin' Chill


This mix started as a monthly Bag of Goodies, checking the stack of new records and the playlist of digital downloads we received during the past month. Then a trend emerged, some overall bluesy feeling that permeated many of those new albums and singles. We gradually got deep into a 21st century blues kind of vibe, through many music styles. One can wonder if the global economic crisis might be...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Bag Of Goodies Vol 12

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Bag Of Goodies Vol.12


Hot on the heels of our August 2012 playlist of records we received during the pastmonth, here's its companion mix and final volume in the Bag of Goodies series. Final? Don't worry, our founders Djouls and Loik will be back next month with a brand new serialized concept - but shh! more about that later… This 12th volume, more than one hour long, covers many grounds, Soul, Funk, Hip Hop, Cumbia,...

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Lee Fields Faithful Man

Lee Fields - Faithful Man - out on Truth & Soul Records


Lee Fields - Faithful Man (CD/LP) Truth & Soul Records TS018, 2012-03-13 We've been spreading the Lee Fields gospel a lot those recent years. His latest album, My World, was selected in our Best of 2009 annual summary and even announced the instrumental version of that same album. We've featured a Lee Fields Mega Mix by Truth & Soul Records' alumnus DJ Akalepse. We've ordered physical LPs...

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Charles Bradley - No Time For Dreaming: The Instrumentals - Played by Menahan Street Band - out on Daptone Records


Charles Bradley - No Time For Dreaming: The Instrumentals Played by Menahan Street Band (LP) Daptone Records/Dunham Records DAP025/DUM 1002, 2011-08-02 After the instrumental version of Lee Fields's My World masterpiece, here's the sequel you were all waiting for, the instrumental version of Charles Bradley's No Time For Dreaming. Guaranteed 100% pure sunshine instrumental soul from Brooklyn, USA...

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Versus Paris DJs Extra Flavor Mix

Versus - Paris DJs Extra Flavor Mix


Versus - Paris DJs Extra Flavor Mix Selected by Donnie Bass, mixed by Jesus Crise (MP3 Podcast on www.ParisDJs.com) 2011-07-19 The Versus French band has only limited a few EPs out right now, but a full-length album is scheduled for this autumn! This band includes some of our long-time friends and collaborators so we're quite proud to have them here as guests. Besides the obvious Herbaliser Band...

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Charles Bradley - No Time For Dreaming - out on Daptone Records


Charles Bradley - No Time For Dreaming (CD/LP/Download) Daptone Records DAP-022, 2011-01-24 It's taken just two short years for Dunham Records - an imprint of Daptone Records - to establish itself as one of the most captivating creative forces in soul music. The brainchild of guitarist/producer Thomas "Tommy TNT" Brenneck, Dunham's indelibly atmospheric sound is epitomized by its...

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Charles Bradley - The World (Is Going Up In Flames)


Charles Bradley - The World (Is Going Up In Flames) Official video taken from the album No Time For Dreaming to be released january 25th on Daptone...

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