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Paris DJs Le Pigalle Tour Operator

Paris DJs Tour Operator #12 at Le Pigalle on thursday, march 3rd with DJs Loik Dury & Manu Boubli

Paris DJs and Le Pigalle present the 12th edition of their 'Tour Operator' weekly rendez-vous in Paris, with Loik Dury and Manu Boubli as the operating DJs for this session on march 3rd. Manu Boubli is one of the guys running the Superfly Records store & label in Paris. Their selections are always top-notch, from the serious and hard diggin' to the limited high-quality reissues. After Betino's...

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10 Reissues Of Old Stuff That's Been So Cool To (Re)Discover in 2011

Boddie Recording Company : Cleveland, Ohio (Numero Group) info Brand New Wayo - Funk, Fast Times & Nigerian Boogie Badness 1979-1983 (Comb & Razor Sound) info Dee Dee, Barry & The Movements - Soul Hour (Sonorama) info Ebo Taylor - Life Stories - Highlife & Afrobeat Classics 1973-1980 (Strut) info Father's Children - Who's Gonna Save The World (Numero Group) info Phish -...

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Rich Medina finally visiting the Superfly Records store!

Famous DJ Rich Medina is a longtime champion of African rhythms. He had recently quoted the Superfly Records store in is recent record rundown in the African issue of Wax Poetics (n°39, early 2010) as the place he got many of his Afro records from. While the Superfly Sound System was booked to open for Gilles Peterson and Theo Parrish at l'Elysée Montmartre in Paris on April 30th, Rich Medina,...

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The World of Soul Gilles Peterson Theo Parrish Superfly Sound System

The World of Soul - Gilles Peterson, Theo Parrish, Superfly Sound System - April 30th at l'Elysee Montmartre

The World of Soul - Gilles Peterson, Theo Parrish, Superfly Sound System: a black music revue, from Soul Roots to Soul Electronica, with two avant-garde DJs who've been essential to the international Soul scene for many years, this show will gather for the first time in Paris Theo Parrish and Gilles Peterson! Expect rare, unreleased, explosives selections, from Death Jazz to Raw Funk, Deep House,...

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Some famous visitors at the Superfly Records store during March 2010

James Pants is a purveyor par excellence of that unmistakable fresh beat: 80s Soul, Electro Boogie, Early Rap, New Wave, & Post-Punk Disco... Check his releases on Stones Throw records! | Doctor L, who just launched a new label, Colored-Inc., and Kiala (Ghetto Blaster 1984-2006, Fela 1981-1983) have come to shoot a few guitars/voice live...

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Latin Special at Superfly Records

While our associate Paulo is in Canada playing at Hypnotic Brass Ensemble and Turning Point shows, we've prepared for this week's update a LATIN SPECIAL with nearly a hundred rare vinyl LPs of Samba, Boogaloo, Bossa and more Latin Funk & Jazz! All the records appearing in this video will be put on sale on during the afternoon (Wednesday, march 24th) so keep connected cos'...

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Paulo 'Superfly' opening for Hypnotic Brass Ensemble in Montreal on March 19th, 2010

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble with Nomadic Massive, DJs Scott C (The Goods), Paulo 'Superfly' (Superfly Records/Paris DJs) Friday March 19, 2010 - le National - Montreal Paulo 'Superfly' Goncalves is a relentless record-digging traveler who has spent the last 10 years on the road searching for unknown vinyl treasure across 4 continents. Through his Superfly Records store (online and in the center of...

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Nigerian Boogie & Disco Special at Superfly Records

We are back this week with a very special event: the lond awaited release of the LAGOS DISCO INFERNO compilation. This is an incredible selection of obscure Disco tracks from the Nigerian 70s dance scene and the result of multiple, ultimate digging expeditions to Nigeria, check for information on the story behind this release. If you are into the independant Disco sound, get your...

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Superfly Records The Nigerian Boogie Back

Superfly Records - The Nigerian Boogie Back

Superfly Records - The Nigerian Boogie Back (MP3 Podcast on 2010-03-16 While legendary American bands like Shalamar, Atlantic Star and Change were scoring big hits in US R&B charts in the early 80s, numerous inspired outfits across the globe tried to immitate the popular synth/flap bass Boogie sound of that golden era of Soul music. Successful imitations saw the day in...

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Impromptu drink with JJ WHITEFIELD from the POETS OF RHYTHM at the Superfly Records store tomorrow tuesday march 9th 2010 - 18h/22h

You might own a record or two from those guys already. The Whitefield Brothers just released a new album on Stones Throw/Now-Again, Earthology, and many others before that as The Poets of Rhythm, Karl Hector & The Malcouns. (check nearly all their releases listed here on Paris DJs). They will be playing next Wednesday in Lille and next Tuesday in Paris, at La Bellevilloise, with Djouls (yours...

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