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Rob Luis - Electronic Deepness

Rob Luis - Electronic Deepness


Tru Thoughts Recordings A&R Robert Luis introduces this exclusive mix as "A deep selection of tunes on an electronic tip. One to zone out to."… This is the final chapter of Paris DJs' celebration of the Brighton label's 15th anniversary in four parts, after mixes from Ghost Writerz, Lost Midas, Nostalgia 77. We're very glad to invite Rob, the man's been an inspiration for many...

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Alma Afrobeat Ensemble Toubab Soul

Paris DJs Playlist - July 2012


July 2012 was cooler than the previous month on the releases side, with 25 new physical records reaching our shores (and more than 30 new digital albums). Thankfully some labels are stil putting on vinyl and CD, the kind you can touch, watch, read and cherish… Among them this month we'd like to give praise to Brainfeeder, Comet, Counter, Far Out, GUYNAMUKAT, Kept, Ninja Tune, Square and Tramp...

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Square Records Nirobi Edits

Square Records 5 : Nirobi Edits


The Square Records series of strictly limited 12 inches for DJs is maybe the best in the genre out there. Here's the 5th volume, with 4 cool and tested re-edits from Nirobi a.k.a. Robert Luis, A&R for Tru Thoughts Recordings in the UK. Things start with some heavy shit from the Talking Heads, Once In A Lifetime (Nirobi Edit). The original is a classic, a monster tune, but this re-edit is pure...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Bag Of Goodies Vol 4

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Bag of Goodies Vol.4


Hot on the heels of Djouls' new regular column, the playlist of physical CDs and vinyls sent to us by labels and artists, here's our monthly mix of goodies extracted from both those records and Loik's digital diggings. The duo has earned quite a reputation selection-wise and have cooked last weekend a one hour mix of brand new music, the 4th in the 'Bag of Goodies' series... Expect some brand new...

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Paris DJs Playlist - January 2012


We're opening a new section on the site, with each month a selection of records that labels, artists and distributors sent to us. By records we mean vinyl LPs, 12 inches, 10 inches, 7 inches, and CDs. Not the pay-to-listen-but-you-don't-own-anything kind of digital files, but the real treat, which is a LOT more work than the standard mp3. Expect to find some already released albums and singles...

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Square Records Nirobi Edits

Square Records 4 : Nirobi Edits


Various - Nirobi Edits (limited 12 inch) Square Records SQRC104, 2011-11-16 Summer 2012, Square Records were right there on spot at the start of the current re-edits craze, with amazing reworks from Onur Engin. The latest edition of their highly collectable 12 inches has arrived at the end of last year and as usual it's a 1000 copies worldwide, no re-press and no digital release affair, on which...

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When Shapes Mix Together

Various - When Shapes Mix Together - out on Tru Thoughts


Various - When Shapes Mix Together - Compiled and mixed by Rob Luis (Mixed CD/Digital) Tru Thoughts Recordings TRUCD244, 2011-11-21 Produced as a giveaway mix for the huge Tru Thoughts night at Koko in London, this mix was so good they had to offer it for general sale. This mix shows the future direction of the label, with new signings alongside the long-standing Tru Thoughts family. It opens...

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Shapes 11 01 Tru Thoughts

Shapes 11:01 - Compiled by Robert Luis - out on Tru Thoughts Recordings


Various - Shapes 11:01 - Compiled by Robert Luis (2CD/LP with 2CD) Tru Thoughts TRUCD/LP239, 2011-10-10 The new bi-annual Shapes compilation from Tru Thoughts Recordings is coming out in october and once again it's full of classic tracks, new signatures and exlusives for a very cheap price tag. The first CD is a nice selection of horizontal grooves, songs & electronica from the vast palette...

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Shapes Compilation 2008 Vol 1

Alice Russell - Humankind (Grant Phabao tuff 'n uff skank starring The Lone Ranger) - on Shapes 08:01 (Tru Thoughts)


Another exclusive treat on this CD is the killer Grant Phabao remix of Alice Russell’s Humankind, featuring legendary Studio One deejay The Lone Ranger which is destined to become a firm favourite this summer, with spine-tingling vocals and the trademark Grant Phabao magic....

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Me&You - Music For Birthdays


Me&You - Music For Birthdays (2xCD) Rebtuz REBTUZ037, 2008-05-02 Tracklisting "Floating" CD : 01. The Stranglers - Golden Brown (Me&You Texture Like Sun Remix) (6:35) 02. Da Ranjhaz - The Reason I Wrote This (Me&You Re-Edit) (7:11) 03. The Impressions vs J Dilla & Pharoahe Monch - We Must Be In Love (Me&You Re-Edit) (4:26) 04. Showbiz & A.G. feat. Big L, D'Shawn,...

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