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Various - Tru Thoughts Covers 2

Various - Tru Thoughts Covers 2 (CD/LP, Tru Thoughts, 2015)

The first volume of the 'Tru Thoughts Covers' compilation series was released in september 2009 (info here), it was quite an essential collection of versions of standards and neo-standards. 6 years later comes the follow-up, aptly titled 'Tru Thoughts Covers 2', available as a 17 tracks CD or 7 tracks LP (with a card to download the full CD). Once again, the selection gathers some great covers...

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Tru Thoughts 15th Anniversary

Various - Tru Thoughts 15th Anniversary (2CD/3LP boxset, Tru Thoughts, 2014)

Brighton's finest Tru Thoughts Recordings is already 15 years old, and still one of the leading labels in the UK after all these years. Paris DJs has been having a long and lasting relationship with this imprint for most of those 15 years… Our most faithful readers might remember the 'fansite' that we used to run for a few years (now closed but the content of which has been fully...

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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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Paris DJs Playlist June 2013

Paris DJs Playlist - June 2013

Paris DJs' first playlist of the summer is an international and temporal journey through 60/70s Guinean music, 70s Nigerian Funk, 70s/80s Kenyan recordings, 21st century Afrofunk from all over the globe, more sounds of today with some UK Funk & Soul, Brazilian Hip Hop, Afrobeat and New Baile Funk, concluding with some American or Jamaican Reggae made in France. Thanks to Simon @ Accent-Presse,...

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Paris DJs Playlist Janurary 2013

Paris DJs Playlist - January 2013

With big outlet FNAC usual wrongdoings, which we warned about 7 years ago now, and Virgin Megastores closing, with some crookery from the distributors hiding their losses and rushing headlong into the wall, record labels are dying in France. Well not many have ever existed over here, but now they're disappearing at an accelerated speed. Warp Records was among the first ones. Numero Group, Daptone,...

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DJ Food The Search Engine

DJ Food - The Search Engine - out on Ninja Tune

DJ Food - The Search Engine (CD/Digital) Ninja Tune ZENCD176/ZENDNL176, 2012-01-23 Eleven years after the last DJ Food album release (Kaleidoscope), Strictly Kev and various friends, associates and like-minded collaborators return with a new full-length. The Search Engine distills the best parts from three EP’s worth of material into a continuous 56 minute album of unbridled creativity and...

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Nostalgia 77 - Beautiful Lie out on Tru Thoughts Recordings

Nostalgia 77 - Beautiful Lie (Digital Single) Tru Thoughts TRUDD030D, 2011-07-25 The Beautiful Lie EP, out on 25th July, is a follow-up to Nostalgia 77's fourth solo album The Sleepwalking Society. The album came out in March, gaining high acclaim and support across BBC 6 Music, Radio 1, Radio 2, NME Radio and beyond, and this EP expands on the new sound with a selection of exclusive new bonus...

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Belleruche - 3 Amp Fuse - out on Tru Thoughts

Belleruche - 3 Amp Fuse (Digital single) Tru Thoughts TRUDD023, 2011-04-04 The third single from Belleruche's highly lauded 270 Stories album is 3 Amp Fuse, to be released digitally on 4th April, closely following the London trio's debut appearance at SXSW. 3 Amp Fuse epitomises the London trio's knack for fashioning a sound that is both catchy and unusual, and cooks up the perfect pop storm;...

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Various - Shapes 10:02 - Compiled by Rob Luis - out on Tru Thoughts

Various - Shapes 10:02 - Compiled by Rob Luis (2xCD/Digital) Tru Thoughts TRUCD226, 2010-12-06 The new bi-annual Shapes Compilation from Tru Thoughts is a killer one. 16 tracks on the first CD that make for an enjoyable listen at home or on the mp3 player and 14 on the second one which has an ear to the dancefloor... Including lots of exclusives, new tracks, rare remixes, as always......

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Tru Thoughts Artists - Tru Thoughts Compilation - out on Tru Thoughts

Tru Thoughts Artists - Tru Thoughts Compilation (CD) Tru Thoughts TRUCD216, 2010-09-06 An essential collection highlighting some of the amazing music from the Tru Thoughts record label. Artists include Quantic, Bonobo, Alice Russell, Belleruche, Beth Rowley and Stonephace featuring Adrian Utley (Portishead)....

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