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Paris DJs Soundcloud Selection Vol 15

Paris DJs Soundcloud Selection Vol.15

Last week's Paris DJs Soundcloud Selection was mostly downtempo business. This one's more of an uptempo affair, a journey building up slowly but surely through hip hop, soulful rock, reggae, salsa, ethio-jazz, breakbeat, funk, arabic, afrobeat, house, kuduro, latin boogaloo, tropical, afrofunk and R&B… A bit more than 2 hours of worldwide eclectic vintage sounds from your loveable...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Outernational Ska And Reggae Dub Covers

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Outernational Ska & Reggae Dub Covers

This is Paris DJs mix #400 and the last one, closing the curtain on our cult podcast of mixes which gathered 3 millions of downloads in 7 years of activity. We'll now take a long-awaited rest, focusing on the Paris DJs label in 2013. This was an amazing adventure, thanks to everyone who participated in one form or another. We feel we've raised the podcast standard of mixed music to a very high...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Latino Funk and Hispanic Jerk Covers

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents Latino Funk & Hispanic Jerk Covers

This is the 7th is a series of 10 mixes of thematic covers hosted on 10 different blogs/websites, announcing or celebrating the Paris DJs mix #400 to be aired at right after christmas… With another astonishing Ben Hito artwork, this mix of latin & West Indies grooves fits perfectly on the beautiful French blog Le Mellotron. The selections have been prepared by Djouls, mixed and mastered by...

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The Decoders Walk On By Noelle Scaggs

The Decoders - Walk On By - out now (digital self-release)

Los Angeles-based The Decoders release a Walk On By cover as Burt Bacharach's great lyricist Hal David passed the first day of September this year. Of course it's a coincidence but now the single turns to be a great unintentional tribute to the co-author of so many Bacharach's hits. Walk On By was originally recorded with Dionne Warwick on vocals in 1963, then it became a huge hit one year later...

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The Decoders Vol 1

The Decoders - Vol.1 - out now (digital self-release)

The Decoders is a new band from Los Angeles featuring young producer and multi-instrumentalist Itai Shapira, ubiquitous trumpeter Todd Simon, Quincy McCrary on keys and The Lions' drummer Blake Collie. From December last year to June this year they've been releasing reggae-soul and lovers rock covers singles of famous or forgotten standards like Minnie Riperton's Les Fleurs, Earth, Wind And...

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