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Wrongtom - Possessed EP

Wrongtom - Possessed EP (12", Tru Thoughts, 2015)

London-based reggae/dub producer Wrongtom released in 2012 with dancehall MC Deemas J and addictive set of retro grooves with their 'In East London' album full of classic British rub-a-dub over early 80s UK dancehall dubs. This new EP gathers a set of versions recorded on the 'Suzy Hangs Out' riddim from that 2012 album. Veteran MC Tippa Irie's take is very cool, but it's the brilliant...

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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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Paris DJs Playlist July 2013

Paris DJs Playlist - July 2013

Paris DJs' second playlist of the summer is all about some recent Afro & Latin releases and reissues from Brazil, Puerto Rico, Nigeria, USA, France and many other countries, with some detours through 70s Jazz from Germany, Parisian Pop & Soul from the Jî Dru & Sandra Nkaké collaborations and the new Tru Thoughts compilation coming straight from Brighton.Thanks to Maurico @ Bixiga 70,...

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Paris DJs Playlist April 2013

Paris DJs Playlist - April 2013

April 2013 was not the most active month we've had so far on the CD and vinyl front from other labels and artists. Thankfuly Nik Weston sent us a trilogy of his latest and upcoming releases on Mukatsuku Records, Ping Pong Promotion in France fed us with news from the Ninja Tune and Big Dada labels and the expanded edition of the Pepe Deluxé album, Tru Thoughts Recordings, Tramp Records and Analog...

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Paris DJs Playlist February 2013

Paris DJs Playlist - February 2013

February 2013 was a short month, as every year, but that didn't stop independant labels and artists to overwhelm us with download links and promotional records. As usual, we've focused on the vinyl, the glorious vinyl that some inflexible producers keep on putting out, from the Mocambo Records camp who hit us with delicous raw funk, from Mr Bongo Records who's just reissued two Ebo Taylor gems...

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Paris DJs Best Of 2012 Albums

Paris DJs presents The 10 Best Albums of 2012

This entry concludes our 'best of 2012' series with a selection of our 10 favorite albums of the year. Hands down, The Souljazz Orchestra ruled with their totally ridiculous album - and yep, 'ridiculous' means it's really great!. Not far behind, the Paris DJs Soundsystem compilation follows, and from Australia Papa Chango complete the podium. Those 3 albums have all in common their modern...

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Paris DJs Playlist October 2012

Paris DJs Playlist - October 2012

Woah October was heavy on the release side! As a label Paris DJs delivered new singles from Carlton Livingston and Pompidoo, a new album from Franck Biyong and the first compilation of Afro/Tropical grooves gathered by the Paris DJs Soundsystem… while as a media we received no less than 150 albums on all formats! It's quite hard to digest but we're trying our best, starting with this playlist, a...

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Ninja Tune XX - 20 Years Of Beats 'n' Pieces - Limited Boxset out on Ninja Tune

Various - Ninja Tune XX - 20 Years Of Beats 'n' Pieces (6CD Boxset/2CD/2CD) Ninja Tune ZENCD160X/ZENCD160/ZENC160R, 2010-09-20 Ninja Tune are celebrating this year their 20th anniversary. The event is called Ninja Tune XX and some tasty releases will be coming out this autumn... The boxset is a limited edition thing. The ZENCD160 is a double CD of exclusive new tracks! The ZENCD160R is a double...

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Roots Manuva meets Wrongtom - Duppy Writer - out on Big Dada

Roots Manuva meets Wrongtom - Duppy Writer (CD/2xLP/Download) BD165/BDCD165/BDDNL165, 2010-09-06 Fire up the barbecue, crack a Dragon Stout, mix up yer Guinness punch, carry out whatever cliched act of Caribbeanism you can think of, because it's summer at last and a new Roots Manuva album is here! And with artwork from the legendary Tony McDermott (who was responsible for the illustrations on...

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Roots Manuva vs Wrongtom - Jah Warriors - out on Big Dada

Roots Manuva vs Wrongtom - Jah Warriors feat. Ricky Ranking (7"/Download) Big Dada BDS169/BDDNL169, 2010-08-30 Roots Manuva returns dropping the righteousness. The only brand new track from the forthcoming Roots Manuva meets Wrongtom project, Duppy Writer, Jah Warriors is a low-ended, bumping reggae-hip hop jam which sees Roots himself running through a host of lyrical styles and themes...

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