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Paris DJs Soundsystem presents The Authentic Funk Hip Hop Jazz and Soul Experience

Paris DJs Soundsystem presents The Authentic Funk, Hip Hop, Jazz & Soul Experience (5CDs boxset, Paris DJs, 2016)

5 funky & soulful compilations digging into today's international scene. Expect psychedelic hip hop, jazzy rhymes, dancefloor funk, cinematic soul, heavy heavy heavy tunes all along from various atmospheres, vibes & moods. All new & exclusive tracks hand-picked by Paris DJs' crew....

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Rodinia – Asteroid Mix - German Space-Rock Classics

Rodinia - Asteroid Mix (German Space-Rock Classics)

How many articles & mixes have we published related to bands such as The Poets of Rhythm, The Whitefield Brothers or Karl Hector & The Malcouns? If you've been following Paris DJs for some time, the name J. Whitefield should at least ring a bell. He's one of the great musicians/producers of our time, based in Munich, Germany. His latest project is called Rodinia, with saxophonist and...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Heavyweight Gambit No Holds Barred Foot Stompers and Freaky Soul Vol 2

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Heavyweight Gambit, No Holds Barred! - Foot Stompers & Freaky Soul Vol.2 (Digital compilation, Paris DJs , 2015)

Heavyweight Gambit, Nol Holds Barred' is the 11th compilation coming out on the Paris DJs label, and the second one digging into Funk & Soul music for the Paris DJs Soundsystem crew. A lot of tracks landed in the label's mailbox (thanks to everyone who participated!), choices had to be made, and until the last minute it was tough decisions. After many delays in adjusments and fine-tuning of...

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The Polyversal Souls - Invisible Joy

The Polyversal Souls - Invisible Joy (CD/2LP, Philophon, 2015)

We had the chance to have German drummer Max Weissenfeldt visiting us at Paris DJs recently. Max is one of those legendary musicians that aren't talked about a lot in the music history books yet. But he's been more than heavily featured in what should be your favorite of those history books: the website you're currently reading! Because Max is one of the founding members of the Poets...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Election Mix Part 1

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Election Mix Pt.1

Tomorrow (sunday, april 22nd) will the first round of the French presidential election. After 5 years of monarchy with Nicolas Sarkozy, who managed to bring down the 5th republic, destroy France's influence and credibility in the rest of the world, and install a climate of fear in his own country, it has became essential for everyone to VOTE FOR A CHANGE. Yes you heard that before ('since 54' as...

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Paris DJs selection for Record Store Day 2012

Record Store Day 2012 - April 21st 2012 This year's edition of Record Store Day is quite event with the rise of vinyl sales, with a lot of labels pressing some limited goodies for the occasion. Well of course the major ones are rushing on this marketing thing to try and sell the same music they've been selling for years over various formats, but some indie labels are very inventive and it was not...

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Original Raw Soul III

Various - Original Raw Soul III - out on Now-Again Records

Various - Original Raw Soul III (CD/Digital) Now-Again Records NA5088, 2012-02-27 If you've read the first volume of Wax Poetics Magazine, you'll find in there an article called The Godfathers of Deep Funk about The Poets of Rhythm. Those German cats were indeed in that revival game way before The Dap-Kings and other current Deep Funk heavyweights. And from the beginning they were releasing...

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Paris DJs Soundsystem Mix 300

Paris DJs Mix #300 - Unreleased & Rare Tracks !!

Paris DJs Soundsystem - Mix #300 (MP3 Podcast on 2011-06-28 Well well well... what have we here? This Paris DJs mix #300 has been months in the making, we really wanted to do something special, and after leaving a few good ideas on the side, we started asking our musical friends for some unreleased tracks they might have on the shelves - or hot off the press!! A huge thanks goes...

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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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The Whitefield Brothers Djouls

The Whitefield Brothers + warm-up by Djouls jeudi 11 mars à la Bellevilloise

9 ans après In the Raw, les Whitefield Brothers (alias les POets Of Rhythm) reviennent avec Earthology, véritable perle soul funk signée sur le label Now-Again, subdivision de Stones Throw! En warm up, nous avons fait appel a un des plus gros diggers de Paris: DJOULS, membre du collectif Paris DJs et nouvellement a la tête de sa boutique de disque déjà réputée SUPERFLY RECORDS (avec Manu Boubli...

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