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Paris DJs Playlist May June July August 2014

Paris DJs Playlist - May/June/July/August 2014


This playlist has been a few months in the making... We were kinda busy with our crowdfunding campaign this summer, but managed to get back on our feet and finally publish this mega-post filled with 49 short or not-that-short reviews of new singles, albums and compilations we received at Paris DJs those last months! As usual, this playlist focuses on the physical records sent to us, promo CD of...

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Omaha Diner

Omaha Diner - #1 Pop Hits Reconstructed (Limited LP, self-released, 2014)


With today's music business transformations, direct-to-fan projects are getting more and more attention. So when you gather amazing artists such as Charlie Hunter (seven-string electric guitar), Bobby Previte (drums), Steven Bernstein (trumpet), and Skerik (saxophone) together to re-imagine a fans' choice selection of #1 hits, in order to press a limited run of 1000 LPs (vinyl only, no CD!), don't...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Pomp and Circumstance

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Pomp & Circumstance


This one is mainly a warm-up mix in black and white (hence the title and artwork), presenting contemporary and international mento, ska, reggae & dub with young blood and legends. Lee Scratch Perry's got the final and mystic word with his under-exposed last release Rise Again (superbly crafted by Bill Laswell, with Steven Bernstein on trumpet and Bernie Worrell on keys), a title which sounds...

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Steven Bernstein A Trumpet Life

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Steven Bernstein - A Trumpet's Life pt.2


Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Steven Bernstein - A Trumpet's Life pt.2 (MP3 Podcast on www.ParisDJs.com) 2011-09-27 We've introduced our listeners to Steven Bernstein's incredible trumpet playing and arranging skills last month, with a 40mn eclectic jazz mix. We've also published an interview (in english or french) and went to see him play his Sly Stone tribute show in Paris on sept 11, opening...

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Steven Bernstein's Millenial Territory Orchestra - MTO Plays Sly - out on Royal Potato Family


Millenial Territory Orchestra - MTO Plays Sly (CD/LP/Digital) Royal Potato Family RPF 1110, 2011-09-27 Originally commissioned by NYC River To River Fest, MTO Plays Sly is Steven Bernstein's love letter to the musical genius of Sly Stone. Growing up in the San Francisco bay area in the 60's Bernstein was first exposed to this music coming from the radio, as well as neighbor's parties. While...

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Steven Bernstein

Paris DJs presents Steven Bernstein


Steven Bernstein / MTO - Exclusive mixes & interview for Paris DJs Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Steven Bernstein - A Trumpet's Life pt.1 Exclusive free mix pt.1 to download Exclusive free mix pt.2 to download An Interview with Steven Bernstein / MTO INTERVIEW in English | en Français Millenial Territory Orchestra - MTO Plays Sly New album out sept. 27th...

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Steven Bernstein A Trumpet Life

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Steven Bernstein - A Trumpet's Life pt.1


Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Steven Bernstein - A Trumpet's Life pt.1 (MP3 Podcast on www.ParisDJs.com) 2011-08-31 I distinctly remember discovering Steven Bernstein's incredible trumpet playing and arranging through one of his bands, Sex Mob and their album Din of Inequity, which included some John Medeski featurings and hard-to-believe covers of Prince, John Barry, Paul McCartney and a few...

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Steven Bernstein by Ziga Kortinik

Interview with Steven Bernstein (english version)


An Interview with Steven Bernstein / The Millenial Territory Orchestra (Interview by Nicolas Ragonneau, for Paris DJs - summer 2011) Trumpeter Steven Bernstein often presents himself as "one of the hardest working men in showbusiness". Beyond the ironical expression alluding to James Brown, nothing is more true. He's created a fantastic piece of music with its Diaspora quadrilogy, now a...

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Steven Bernstein MTO by Greg Aiello

Interview de Steven Bernstein (version française)


Entretien avec Steven Bernstein / The Millenial Territory Orchestra (Interview par Nicolas Ragonneau, pour Paris DJs - été 2011) Le trompettiste Steven Bernstein se présente souvent comme "one of the hardest working men in showbusiness". Au delà de l'expression ironique et de l'allusion à James Brown, rien n'est plus vrai. Steven a créé un véritable classique moderne avec sa série de...

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Medeski, Martin & Wood / Steven Bernstein' MTO play Sly - Dimanche 11 Septembre 2011 à La Cité de la Musique


Jazz à La Villette : Medeski, Martin & Wood / Steven Bernstein & The Millennial Territory Orchestra play Sly Dimanche 11 Septembre 2011 à 17h à La Cité de la Musique Chaque année début septembre, Jazz à la Villette s'amuse à enjamber les frontières entre les styles musicaux. Le jazz y accueille des créateurs parmi les plus engagés et novateurs du hip-hop, des musiques improvisées, de la...

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