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Ocote Soul Sounds and Adrian Quesada El Diablo Y El Nau Nau Grant Phabao Remix

Ocote Soul Sounds and Adrian Quesada - El Diablo Y El Ñau Ñau (Grant Phabao Remix)

Summer 2009 we got the visit of Martin Perna (Antibalas, Ocote Soul Sounds), 3 days of friendship and music that materialized in a new track with Doctor L ( Activista) and three Grant Phabao remixes of Ocote Soul Sounds & Adrian Quesada!! The Doctor L & Martin Perna collaboration and one of those remixes - Vendende Saude E Fe feat. Tita Lima Grant Phabao Remix - have been released on The...

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Franck Biyong and Massak UPC

Franck Biyong & Massak - U.P.C. - FREE DOWNLOAD from the upcoming afrobeat album 'Visions Of Kamerun'

Recorded in Yaoundé, Cameroon, this brand new single by Franck Biyong & Massak is an honorary tribute to the great leaders of the African independences 50 years ago. On the musical point of view this is Franck Biyong's long awaited "back to the roots" recording after years of musical search and explorations! Definitely one of the finest 21st century roots Afrobeat tracks out there...

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Doctor L - Vocal Kid-Napping - FREE DOWNLOAD from the upcoming album 'Land Escape'

An exclusive track from Colored-Inc producer Doctor L, extracted from the recording sessions of his acoustico-ambient and vigorously trippy upcoming album Land Escape, out late May 2010 on Colored-Inc. The doc takes you here on a fantastic voyage into spiritual jazz & poetry slam to feed your soul & raise your mind up. Vocals are quite amazing, from an unknown file on the Internet... Well...

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Kinny Forgetting To Remember Grant Phabao Remix

Kinny - Forgetting To Remember (Grant Phabao Remix)

Kinny – aka Caitlin Simpson – was born and raised in Canada and has a mixture of Jamaican, Native Canadian Indian, French and Swedish heritage. She sings jazz, reggae and soul for Brighton's Tru Thoughts label, on which she released two albums, Forgetting To Remember (2005, with Espen Horne), and Idle Forest of Chit Chat (2009, with Souldrop, TM Juke, Unforscene, Hint, Diesler, the Quantic Soul...

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The Funkees Slipping Into Darkness

The Funkees - Slipping Into Darkness (WAR afrofunk cover!)

A fantastic 45 from Nigerian band The Funkees, which included a superb cover of War, Slipping Into Darkness. We digitalized this beauty, had it mastered by our soundmaster Grant Phabao, and we're now sharing it with everyone as a free vitual release on Don't say we don't love you! Download MP3...

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Kologbo feat The Deacon Freedom Back

Kologbo feat. The Deacon - Freedom Back

Some of you discovered Kologbo on stage at the Afrofunk party we organized last summer with Ebo Taylor & The Poets Of Rhythm. Some others already knew he was the tenor guitar player from Fela Kuti's Afrika 70 and he now plays on stage with Tony Allen. Some of you might even have heard the Remember Fela Anikulapo Kuti album he released in 2007 with Berlin's heaviest afrobeat ensemble Afrobeat...

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Le Damn Dog Watch Out

Le Damn Dog - Watch Out

Rprdkt is home label of parisian band Le Damn Dog. LE DAMN DOG is a hellhound of a new project from top Parisian DJ-producer Erik Rug and DJ-MC Dynamax from the South Bronx. The surprise element is the musical tree on which the pair have chosen to cock their leg: a slavering mix of, hiphop and rock'n'roll delivered with pure punk attitude. Watch Out bangs together Erik's Stooges-style raw power...

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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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Antibalas Doctor L Family Affair

Antibalas and Doctor L - Family Affair

Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra had some spare time during their last 2006 french tour... They jumped in Doctor L's studio on a lazy sunday afternoon, and cooked with him a killer afrobeat version of Sly Stone's classic Family Affair! At the end of the day, this future classic was done and everything's in there: Fela-inspired vocals from the all-mighty Amayo, phat afro-broken beat, sweat horns and...

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Jurassic 5 Gotta Understand Grant Phabao Remix

Jurassic 5 - Gotta Understand (Grant Phabao Remix)

When L.A. hip hop meets Jamaican reggae... Heavyweight goodies keep on flowing on Paris DJs all summer long!! Boosting each other, both Doctor L and Grant Phabao are currently delivering an exclusive track every week - let's hope they'll maintain this creative and productive rhyhtm for a long time... The french dubmeister practices his chops here with a Jurassic 5 a capella taken from their...

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