Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Tuesday, August 19, 2014

Good To See You

I've been all over the world, trying to find my fortune & fame. Here it is.




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Tuesday, August 12, 2014

69 Cancer Sign


One of those interesting artifacts from the dawn of hip-hop - futurist sci-fi electro disco with a healthy dose of vocoder. Quality vibes through and through.

Verycheri - 69 Cancer Sign (Instrumental)
MediafireZippyshare • 1983

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Thursday, August 7, 2014

Wilde & Wolsey

Relentless, heavy drums with the occasional disco stab. Is there a room that's big enough for this? A warehouse that's dark enough?? A festival that's adventurous enough???

Wild & Wolsey - 1st
MediafireZippyshare • 1999

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Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Feeling Love

Take a quick cruise to space with this awesome Moroder inspired synth odyssey.

L.E.B. Harmony - Feeling Love
MediafireZippyshare • 1978



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Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Welcome To New Oreleans

DJ Personify has a new mix of New Orleans funk!
Welcome to New Orleans: A tribute to New Orleans Funk and Soul is the work of New Orleans native, DJ Personify. Raised in the Crescent City, the die-hard Hip-Hop fan learned early on that many of the samples he discovered originated in New Orleans. He soon became infatuated with the Funk and Soul music recorded there and has spent the better part of the last twenty years immersed in the culture of those records. Personify’s passion for New Orleans' music and culture extends to the present day and is manifested in this DJ mix masterpiece. Lovingly compiled, all of the artists featured on the mix are native to New Orleans with the exception of Hugo Montenegro who plays alongside Al Hirt (a New Orleans native) and The Headhunters, who are included here because of their work with Bill Summers (a life-long New Orleanian.) All songs and samples used on this mix were recorded from vinyl sources.
We hope you enjoy!
The track list is up at www.tucker-bloom.com!



For more of the story and history of New Orleans funk, be sure to check out Personify & Froz1's Cavecast:



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Friday, August 1, 2014

R&B Love

Just in time for the weekend, here's a great take on Janet's anthem with some Champagne sprinkled in from Homero Espinosa.



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Thursday, July 31, 2014

So Good

The Synthetigers are back with another dose of quality filtered disco house on Moulton. So Good is so good, plus they have a remix from the legendary Mike Delgado! The b side, Your Love, is a super tough peak hour chugger. Check the previews below and grab the release from Traxsource!





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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

Pure Love (Endless Love)

Philadelphia's Les Professionnels have a new single out on the iconic Nurvous Records! It features a remix by Washington DC's Mysteries Of The Mind, whose recent 12" - Aracari - has been getting lots of play in my sets! Get the whole release at Beatport.





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Tuesday, July 29, 2014

UC001 Out Now!

Around the Bend is soft rock for hard times brought to you by Universal Cave. Bongos high in the mix, a breezy beginning builds towards guitar glistening over a mega kind groove. A tune fit for hang gliders, rock climbers, and summer Sundays. Sunsets and sailboats. Slow grooves for mellow moods. Side B's Riding is flipside meets ripside, no nonsense shredding over a driving drum beat. Long haired beardo disco rock that never quits.

LIMITED 7" AVAILABLE NOW!


More retailers soon!




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Monday, July 28, 2014

Too Much

Smooth grooves for smooth moves...

Byron - Too Much (Instrumental)
MediafireZippyshare • 1985

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Friday, July 25, 2014

It's All Over

Freebie of a John Talabot remix of his regular collaborator, Pional. Thanks, Hivern!



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Thursday, July 24, 2014

Dancing Digits

Here's a fresh rip of a raer Harvey fav. Enjoy, fellow nerds.

David Astri - Dancing Digits (Album Version)
MediafireZippyshare • 1983


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Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Without You (Superprince Edit)

An edit of a Superprince favorite & one of Timmy Regisford's finest - redited, reinforced & remastered with love! FREE DOWNLOAD here: on.fb.me/1wrXU9n

Please favorite, comment, repost & play loud! More edits & originals on the way!



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Thursday, July 10, 2014

Mysterious Vibes

Toronto's Big Jacks rescued this Blackbyrds groover from some sax cheese. Be sure to check out Big Jack's insanely good blends of hip-hop with soul and boogie on Soundcloud. He's a master of bringing a new feeling to familiar songs.



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Tuesday, July 8, 2014

Mad Chemistry

DBJ brother Jeffrey Levi Fry (aka Peter Dragontail, 1/2 of Superprince) produced this summer anthem for London's Elsie recently. Any interested labels should get in touch with them - I think they're looking to do an official release.



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Thursday, July 3, 2014

Disgo 2

Coolout shared another pack of his club ready, warm, fuzzy and outta control Disgo remixes recently. Grab a couple here and head to his Soundcloud for the rest! Sure fire summer jams galore over there!




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Thursday, June 26, 2014

Give Me Your Love

A mixable edit of Sylvia Striplin's mega classic, Give Me Your Love (produced by Roy Ayers!!!). DJs must have really loved this record in the 80s. Every time I dig through an old DJ's collection of 12"s, there is always a copy and it's always totally whipped. Same with Strafe's Set It Off - two stone cold party anthems that are always played to death. 



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Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Can't Play Around

Homero Espinosa has a DJ friendly edit of one of MAW's many timeless jams. Be sure to check out his newest release in the post below!




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Friday, June 20, 2014

Live Love Dance

Homero Espinosa recently unleashed a pair of quality disco reboots on his Moulton Music imprint. The A side is a new take on Gary's Gang's Let's Love Dance Tonight, with crisp drums and live keys galore. Plus the B Side features a Candido tune gone deeeeeeeeeeeep. Listen below & grab the release from Traxsource!




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Thursday, June 19, 2014

Cultura Racional

Need a late pass for Tee Cardaci's blissed out Tim Maia dub. Tee also fills us in on the backstory of the recording:
Cultura Racional (Rational Culture) appeared on brazilian legend Tim Maia's extremely rare album, Tim Maia Racional Vol. 1. The story goes that he and his band were holed up ina house in Rio de Janeiro, supposedly working on their next studio album for his label but, in reality, were spending more time ingesting large quantities of mind altering substances. One evening, while under the influence, Tim got ahold of the book, "Universe in Disenchantment", which led the singer to convert overnight to this 'cult of energy'. He then insisted his band do the same and began reworking the album to preach the message of 'rational culture' described in the book and including cover art diagraming paths of energy. His record label was unimpressed, viewing the new album as unmarketable. Angered, Tim severed ties with his label and created his own label, Seroma, to release the project. A short time after (perhaps after the drugs had worn off), Tim became disenchanted with the cult and embarrassed at his album created to glorify the cult. All remaining copies of the LP were pulled and destroyed, making this album the rarity it is and cementing it's spot in counterculture history. It is now recognized for being the funky masterpiece that it is, with Rolling Stone magazine putting it at number 17 in the top 100 brazilian albums of all time (if you can find it!).
This edit let's the stoney groove roll along, while dubbing out Tim's repeated vocal mantra, 'We are gonna rule the world, don't you know, don't you know. Gonna put it together', while removing Tim's more heavy handed preaching.

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Thursday, June 12, 2014

Six Blade Knife

Excellent extension of Dire Straits, courtesy of the Ukraine's Sky Worker.




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Wednesday, June 11, 2014

Mighty Bloody Real


Joey Negro has another mighty giveaway from his Better Days vinyl edit series:
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