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Black Feeling Volume Two - Sampler 45 - out on Freestyle Records


Black Feeling Volume Two - Sampler 45 (7"/Digital) Freestyle Records FSR7068, 2011-06-06 Do you remember Black Feeling, the 2007 album (and singles) released on Freestyle Records, which looked like a compilation of funk/soul covers by unknown bands, but was indeed all pseudonyms for various bands directed by Australian funk/soul guitarist/producer/DJ Lance Ferguson a.k.a. Lanu: The Bamboos,...

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Lanu - Her 12 Faces - out on Tru Thoughts


Lanu - Her 12 Faces (CD/Digital) Tru Thoughts TRUCD225, 2011-03-07 New album from Lance Ferguson a.k.a. Lanu, producer and guitarist of The Bamboos, Kylie Auldist, Cookin' On 3 Burners, Randa & The Soul Kingdom... This one will be released on Valentine's Day! You may hear the new track Jean Paul on Lanu's MySpace page or in the latest Shapes 10:02 compilation. Her 12 Faces flows effortlessly...

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Lanu - Beautiful Trash - digital single out on Tru Thoughts


Lanu - Beautiful Trash (digital single/promo CD) Tru Thoughts TRUDD020, 2011-02-07 Beautiful Trash featuring Megan Washington is the first big single from the upcoming 2011 album, Her 12 Faces by Lanu. An irresistible outsider pop nugget, Beautiful Trash is being released digitally by Tru Thoughts on 7th February 2011, a month ahead of the long player. The combination of producer/guitarist Lanu...

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Lanu - Beautiful Trash feat. Megan Washington - out on Tru Thoughts


Lanu - Beautiful Trash (limited 7") Tru Thoughts TRU7224, 2010-12-13 Beautiful Trash featuring Megan Washington is the first big single from the upcoming 2011 album, Her 12 Faces by Lanu. An irresistible outsider pop nugget, Beautiful Trash is being released on 500 upfront limited edition white 7"s on 13th December 2010, two months in advance of the official digital single release in...

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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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The Bamboos - You Ain't No Good feat. King Merc - out on Tru Thoughts


The Bamboos - You Ain't No Good feat. King Merc (Digital single) Tru Thoughts TRUDD014, 2010-06-21 You Ain't No Good featuring King Merc is the second single from The Bamboos' fourth album, 4, and it drops on 21st June at the height of the Australian band's long-anticipated UK and European tour (see the mix they did for Paris DJs for dates). Recently released to widespread acclaim, 4 has launched...

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The Bamboos Third Stoned From The Sun

Lanu (The Bamboos) - Third Stoned From The Sun


Lance Ferguson aka Lanu from The Bamboos - Third Stoned From The Sun (MP3 Podcast on www.ParisDJs.com) 2010-05-31 Fresh from headlining festivals to crowds of 50,000+ in their native Australia, and having just released their new album, 4, to much fanfare, The Bamboos will be embarking on a full band tour throughout June 2010, bringing their renowned full live funk/soul/hip hop style throwdown to...

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The Bamboos - 4


The Bamboos - 4 (CD/LP with CD) Tru Thoughts TRUCD/LP210, 2009-03-29 There comes a time in every band when their sound crystallises; The Bamboos' fourth LP is one of the most exciting, original, vibrant and downright addictive albums of the coming year, and could easily see them catapulted beyond the confines of a genre to permeate the international mainstream musical consciousness... The Bamboos...

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The Bamboos - On The Sly


The Bamboos - On The Sly (12") Tru Thoughts TRU211, 2009-02-08 What do you get when you combine a truly nasty, percussive drum break with massive Hammond and guitar stabs, a loping sly horn line and Kylie Auldist’s velvet rip-saw vocals? On The Sly is the first single from The Bamboos’ upcoming album, 4, and a real statement of intent: a piece of music for 2010 that somehow transcends the...

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