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Paris DJs Soundcloud Selection Vol 14

Paris DJs Soundcloud Selection Vol.14


The last Soundcloud Selection we offered was on Xmas day… so it was high time to feed our listeners' ears with some honey newness! Hence this 14th volume filled with soul, hip hop, reggae, ethio-jazz, trip hop and more downtempo grooves for a more than two hours long rather relaxing session....

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Ethio-Cali Ensemble Wax and Gold

Todd Simon's Ethio-Cali Ensemble presents Wax & Gold - Ethiopian Classic Selections curated by Sonny Abegaze


Wax and Gold (aka Semena Werq) is a form of traditional Ethiopian poetry that has one surface meaning, known as wax, and multiple hidden meanings, known as gold. Musicians in Ethiopia have used Wax and Gold to explore topics such as spirituality, politics, and matters of the heart throughout the ages. On November 17, 2013, the Ethio-Cali Ensemble performed a special set of music at the Blue Whale...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Block Party 2011

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Block Party 2011


We're closing this year with a party mix for the new year's eve, cooked live by DJ Loik on december 30th with a selection of vinyls brought by your main operator Djouls. This is our 68th mix in 2011, twenty came from our own decks, while we managed to bring in 48 guest mixes. So, a big THANK YOU to all the artists, DJs and record collectors who shared some musical pleasure with us during the last...

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Karl Hector Jazz Modal du Monde

Karl Hector - Jazz Modal du Monde


Karl Hector plays in various bands we admire at Paris DJs: The Poets of Rhythm, The Whitefield Brothers, Afrobeat Academy with Ebo Taylor... He released with The Malcouns in 2008 one of the albums of the year, Sahara Swing, and has just issued Tamanrasset on Now-Again Records, a fantastic EP with 5 new tracks of Afrodelic kraut-funk. He'll be paying with Ebo Taylor in France and Europe this...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem In The Footsteps of the Ethio-Jazz Innovator

Paris DJs Soundsystem - In The Footsteps of the Ethio-Jazz Innovator


Paris DJs Soundsystem - In The Footsteps of the Ethio-Jazz Innovator (MP3 Podcast on www.ParisDJs.com) T.I.M.E.C., 2011-02-27 Next thursday evening in Paris will be a BIG date at La Bellevilloise, thanks to our friends from the Soul Train parties, who produce an Ethio Jazz Night with Strut... featuring Mulatu Astake and The Heliocentrics playing live!! You DON'T want to miss this show and as an...

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Soul Train - An Ethio-Jazz Night With MULATU ASTATKE - Jeudi 3 mars 2011 à la Bellevilloise


SOUL TRAIN presents AN ETHIO NIGHT WITH MULATU ASTATKE JEUDI 3 MARS 2011 à partir de 21H à La Bellevilloise Live BANDs avec MULATU ASTATKE Full Live Band - Steps Ahead Tour ROCÉ TRIO plays MULATU DJs ETHIO-PIQUES & ETHIO-JAZZ AFRO LATIN JAZZ SOUNDS avec BETINO ERRERA (BETINO) RADIO SALAH (SOUL TRAIN) facebook event page...

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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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Mulatu Astatke & The Heliocentrics - Inspiration Information


Mulatu Astatke & The Heliocentrics - Inspiration Information Volume 3 (CD) Strut Records, 2009-04-14The collaboration follows a sell-out gig at Cargo and a Gilles Peterson Maida Vale session earlier this year with The Heliocentrics (Stones Throw Records). Responsible for backing DJ Shadow, laying down beats for Madlib and Yesterday's New Quintet and for fusing influences as diverse as Sun Ra,...

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Mulatu Astake & The Heliocentrics live concert in Paris!


This is a show you must NOT miss : Mulatu Astake & The Heliocentrics Saturday, April 11th, 2009 Le Nouveau Casino 109 rue Oberkampf 75011 Paris Complete information & MP3 of their upcoming album collaboration "Inspiration Information" is available here on ParisDJs.com...

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Malcolm Catto Heliocentrics

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Malcolm Catto & The Heliocentrics


Paris DJs Soundstem presents Malcolm Catto & The Heliocentrics (MP3 Podcast on www.ParisDJs.com) T.I.M.E.C., 2008-11-30 Maybe you've never heard of Malcolm Catto or his band The Heliocentrics... and maybe you did. Anyway since Malcolm Catto is one of the best funk drummers in the world today and since he'll be playing in Paris at the next Stone Throw Party on December 6th, the Paris DJs...

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