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Hot 8 Brass Band - Sexual Healing Remixes

Hot 8 Brass Band - Sexual Healing Remixes (Digital EP) Tru Thoughts TRUDD159, 2015-12-11

First self-released in 2005, then reissued by Tru Thoughts in 2007, the Hot 8 Brass Band cover of Marvin Gaye's 'Sexual Healing' quickly became a DJ bag must-have for all the cool party DJs, an instant classic bringing smiles to many audiences, small or large. The band re-recorded the tune this year for their 20th anniversary celebration and album (full info here), and a digital single is released...

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Werkha - The Invincible feat Alex Rita

Werkha - The Invincible feat. Alex Rita (Digital single, Tru Thoughts, 2015)

Always a great singles label, Tru Thoughts picks out of the 'Colours Of A Red Brick Raft' album released in june 2015 'The Invincible feat. Alex Rita' as the second single and it's a welcome choice. The tune blends electronic beats, worldly claps & percussion, jazz arrangements and a catchy pop song where you discover new things at every listen. The single is packaged with a funky modern soul...

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Werkha - Colours Of A Red Brick Raf

Werkha - Colours Of A Red Brick Raf (CD, Tru Thoughts, 2015)

Manchester-based musician & producer Werkha's blend of afrobeat, jazz and techno, with both acoustic and electronic instrumentation, is the perfect soundtrack to a walk in a city with the headphones on. It has everything you need: enough soul to soothe yours, enough funk and pop to keep things steady and snappy, enough feeling to let your mind wander freely. 21st century soul at its...

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Tru Thoughts 15th Anniversary

Various - Tru Thoughts 15th Anniversary (2CD/3LP boxset, Tru Thoughts, 2014)

Brighton's finest Tru Thoughts Recordings is already 15 years old, and still one of the leading labels in the UK after all these years. Paris DJs has been having a long and lasting relationship with this imprint for most of those 15 years… Our most faithful readers might remember the 'fansite' that we used to run for a few years (now closed but the content of which has been fully...

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