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Todd Simon - Jazz on 45 Vol 2

Todd Simon - Jazz On 45 Vol.2

You can't even begin to imagine how much we DON'T endorse Mixcloud. The site just doesn't fit with the publishing of mixes standard we've developped for more than 10 years at Paris DJs. Which is why it's very nice to see our collegue Todd Simon uploading his 'Jazz on 45' mixes on Soundcloud, with a full write-up, including all the art covers and a track-by-track commentary, available on Wax...

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Adrian Younge Dark Soul

Adrian Younge's Dark Soul

Adrian Younge is a man of his word. Last November we did an exclusive interview with Adrian when he released his stunning new album Something About April performed by Venice Dawn (Wax Poetics), in which he promised to build us an exclusive mix. So here is the thing, a short yet solid all-vinyl, mash-up style, romantic soul and cinematic mix....

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Adrian Younge presents Something About April performed by Venice Dawn

Adrian Younge presents Something About April performed by Venice Dawn - out on Wax Poetics Records

Adrian Younge presents - Something About April - performed by Venice Dawn (CD/LP/Digital) Wax Poetics Records, 2011-11-29 A few years ago multi-instrumentalist Adrian Younge composed an original score for the Blaxploitation tribute and parody Black Dynamite - one of the most hilarious movies of the past decade. And now he's back with a new cinematic project under the mysterious name of Venice...

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Adrian Younge

Interview with Adrian Younge (english version)

Adrian Younge (Interview by Nicolas Ragonneau for Paris DJs - november 2011) Black Dynamite composer and multi-instrumentalist Adrian Younge gives us an exclusive interview while he releases his new project 'Something About April' performed by Venice Dawn (Wax Poetics Records). On this record one can listen to sheer never-heard-before sounds. Why? The answer is the Selene, a very special...

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Adrian Younge Venice Dawn Something About April

Adrian Younge presents Venice Dawn - free download out on Wax poetics Records

Adrian Younge presents Venice Dawn (Free Digital Download) Wax Poetics Records, 2011-11-03 Wax Poetics Records releases a free Adrian Younge digital download as an appetizer to his much anticipated album, Venice Dawn's Something About April (out November 29th on Wax Poetics Records). This EP was originally released as very limited edition CD in 2000 when Adrian Younge began to work on his...

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Label Love Vol.3 - FREE Digital Compilation

Various - Label Love Vol.3 (Free Digital Compilation) Label Love, 2011-08-01 Label Love is an eclectic yet unified bundle of unique sounds compiled simply for the love of sharing them with the universe - each track plucked and presented by label heads from Decon Records, Fat Beats, One-Handed Music, Stones Throw, Tru Thoughts, Wah Wah 45s, and Wax Poetics. Each label evokes its own signature...

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Lyman Woodard Organisation - Saturday Night Special

Lyman Woodard Organisation - Saturday Night Special (CD/LP/Download) Wax Poetics WPR005, 2009-02-02 (reissue from 1975)...

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Wax Poetics #32

Wax Poetics #32 (book) Wax Poetics WP32 , 2008-12-08 Best music mag in the world! This month: Sly Stone, Jimmy Cliff, Ahmad Jamal, Egyptian Lover, Large Professor, Jean Grae, Arabian Prince, Terry Lynn, Norman Whitfield, Alton Ellis, Earl Palmer......

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Melvyn Price - Rhythm And Blues

Melvyn Price - Rhythm And Blues (CD/LP/Download) Wax Poetics WPR004, 2008-06-30 Tracklisting : 01. Voodoo Love Dance (8:06) 02. Toward Brazil (2:41) 03. Behind Kungstradgarden (7:02) 04. Happiness Is ... (7:10) 05. Five O'Clock Traffic (3:51) 06. Last Train (5:47) Links :

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East Of Underground (first release/reissue on new WAX POETICS label)

East Of Underground - East Of Underground (CD/LP) Wax Poetics WPRLP001/WPRCD001, 2007-07-16 Tracklisting : 01. I Want to Take You Higher 02. Smiling Faces Sometimes 03. (Don't Worry) If There's a Hell Below, We're All Going to Go 04. People Get Ready 05. Getting Over 06. I'll Bet You / California Dreamin' 07. Popcorn / Oye Como Va 08. I Love You for All Seasons 09. East of Java 10. Walk on By...

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