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Renegades Of Jazz Go Jazz Not Ape Vol 1

Renegades Of Jazz - Go Jazz Not Ape! Vol.1


Renegades of Jazz is David Hanke, who also produces music under the names of Mad Doc or Unifairfly, and who's also a member of groups Madball Scientists, Mankoora or Mash & Munkee. Renegades of Jazz is raw and heavy produced music, fusing jazz with breakbeat elements, bringing the jazz back to the dancefloor. Started as an experiment in trying something new, they were instantly signed by UK...

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The Rhythmagic Orchestra (Nostalgia 77 & Hugo Mendez) - out on Impossible Ark


The Rhythmagic Orchestra - The Rhythmagic Orchestra (CD/LP/Digital) Impossible Ark/Unfold UNFOLDCD012, 2011-03-28 The Rhythmagic Orchestra is a collaboration between acclaimed jazz producer Benedic Lamdin aka Nostalgia 77 and Hugo Mendez of World-renowned tropical music collective Sofrito, based on their shared love of jazz, Afro-Cuban, Latin and tropical sounds. The band comprised a young crop...

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21st Century Afro Extravaganza

Grant Phabao and Djouls - 21st Century Afro Extravaganza


The Paris DJs extended family has among the most pro-active in spreading the good word about worldwide African music. Celebrating the recent releases by One Foot In Jail or Franck Biyong on our brand new Colored-Inc. label, and announcing the upcoming albums from Oghene Kologbo (thru Kraked) or Ebo Taylor (thru Strut), here's nearly 4 hours of 21st century afrojazz, afrobeat, ethio-jazz, afrofunk...

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Quantic And His Combo Bárbaro - Traditions in Transition


Quantic And His Combo Bárbaro - Traditions in Transition (CD/LP) Tru Thoughts TRUCD/LP190, 2009-07-06 On the crest of a burgeoning worldwide wave of interest in the lesser-tapped sources of music from the Caribbean, Latin America and Africa, Quantic and his new band, the Combo Bárbaro, are leading the charge. The stunning album, 'Tradition In Transition' (out on Tru Thoughts in July), and...

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Quantic And His Combo Bárbaro - Linda Morena / Enyere Kumbara


Quantic And His Combo Bárbaro - Linda Morena / Enyere Kumbara (7") Tru Thoughts TRU7192, 2009-06-08 This covetable 7" single provides the first taste of 'Tradition In Transition', the hotly anticipated upcoming album from Quantic and his Combo Bárbaro, which sees Quantic mining the lesser-tapped musical sources from the Caribbean, Latin America and Africa and fusing those rediscovered...

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Hypnotic Brass Ensemble new album on Honest Jon's


Hypnotic Brass Ensemble - Hypnotic Brass Ensemble (CD/LP) Honest Jon's Records HJRCD42/HJRLP42, 2009-05-25 Hypnotic Brass Ensemble is a 9-piece, Chicago-based jazz group featuring 8 sons of Phil Cohran (Sun Ra's Arkestra) on horns. Originally from Chicago, the brothers started as a street ensemble, busking on the sidewalks before recording their first single in 2004. They have performed with Mos...

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grant phabao and djouls 21st Century Blaxploitation Vol 2

Grant Phabao & Djouls - 21st Century Blaxploitation Vol.2


Grant Phabao & Djouls - 21st Century Blaxploitation Vol.2 (MP3 Podcast on ParisDJs.com) T.I.M.E.C., 2009-02-26 We had so much feedback and praise from our first animated movie starring vintage shots of Pam Grier in her prime, animation fused with real-time shooting, uncanny 3D special effects and the such that we decided to shoot a sequel. Here's the soundtrack to that new movie 21st Century...

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Hypnotic Brass Ensemble - Alyo / Flipside


Hypnotic Brass Ensemble - Alyo / Flipside (10") Honest Jon's Records HJP047, 2009-04-20 Written by Philip Cohran in memory of Alyo Tolbert, star dancer for the Montu Dance Company in Chicago, Alyo is the hardest, funkiest track from the imminent album (with Malcolm Catto from The Heliocentrics on drums); and in memory of the band's friend and rabblerouser, Flipside wobbles and woozes,...

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Mulatu Astatke & The Heliocentrics - Inspiration Information


Mulatu Astatke & The Heliocentrics - Inspiration Information Volume 3 (CD) Strut Records, 2009-04-14The collaboration follows a sell-out gig at Cargo and a Gilles Peterson Maida Vale session earlier this year with The Heliocentrics (Stones Throw Records). Responsible for backing DJ Shadow, laying down beats for Madlib and Yesterday's New Quintet and for fusing influences as diverse as Sun Ra,...

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Mulatu Astake & The Heliocentrics live concert in Paris!


This is a show you must NOT miss : Mulatu Astake & The Heliocentrics Saturday, April 11th, 2009 Le Nouveau Casino 109 rue Oberkampf 75011 Paris Complete information & MP3 of their upcoming album collaboration "Inspiration Information" is available here on ParisDJs.com...

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