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.

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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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Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Puma v. Interlagos

For the fifth mix in Universal Cave's FDF series, we're proud to present the first of many guest contributions. Fast cars, smart shoes, city lights & world rhythms mixed by Futbol Heroes (aka Westov Temple aka Inciting's Justin Gibbon). Stream and download the mix below or grab a copy of the extremely limited cassettes from Universal Cave's Big Cartel.




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Thursday, June 5, 2014

Man For My Lady

An instrumental of Sabata's "Man For My Lady" from Numero's 2007 reissue 12":



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Tuesday, June 3, 2014

Ain't No Big Thing

Superprince did a guest mix for DJ Shmeejay's Ain't No Big Thing radio show on box.fm. Check out the mix on Soundcloud, or grab a file of just the Superprince mix here. Also, here's a little back story on Superprince...
Every one thousand years in the K. Hauenstein star system, on the planet Rogersnelson, a wormhole opens.  It leads directly from the planet's capital city of Bohannon to it's galactic sister city, Philadelphia on the planet Earth.  In the K. Hauenstein star system, music is a valuable currency and many wars are fought over it. It is said "He who controls the music, controls the universe". Almost two decades ago, the disco freighter HMS Sylvester was successfully destroyed by a marauding squadron of Imperial RIAA fighters.  Before the freighter exploded, two families loaded their only sons into escape pods and launched them into space. The pods drifted for days and the fate of the two young men was looking grim. On the fifth day, however, their luck shifted dramatically. The god of cosmic energy, Moroder, noticed their plight and set them forth on solar winds through the closing wormhole. After crashing in Philadelphia, the children emerged from their pods, looked at each other and said, "We are @superprince1."  The collection of songs on this page are the efforts of Superprince to communicate in a new world, whilst paying homage to their alien homeland. Please enjoy the music, and if something seems off, cut them some slack - they are fucking alien orphans from the K. Hauenstein starsystem.


Superprince‘s set:
Shy Girls – When I Say I Love U (Saux Remix)
Mr. Lee – George Will Come Again
Adesse Versions – Justified
Touch – Without You
Ecstasy, Passion & Pain - Touch and Go (Andre La Forge Remix)
Nicholas – Sunshine And Rain
Max Graef - Pedro
Falcon Punch & Roller Radio – Never Enough
Tiger & Woods – Tool #1
Superprince - Get Up [Unreleased]
Mysteries Of The Mind – Aracari (Greg Pidcock Remix)
Janet Jackson – Alright (Coolout Disgo Remix)
Zhu - Paradise Awaits
Acid Washed - Fire N’ Rain
Art Of Tones - Take Me Higher
Glass Animals – Gooey (Wild Culture Remix)
Le Youth – Cool (DJ Sliink Remix)
Cathy Dennis – Touch Me (Vices Remix)
Nami Shimada – Sunshower (Vox)
Yves Simon - Au Pays Des Merveilles De Juliet (Psychemagik Edit)
Superprince - Going Home [Unreleased]

dj ShmeeJay‘s Set:
Gil Scot Heron – Three Miles (Reverend P Edit)

Ashanti - Dance (The Schwinn Edit)

Marvin & Guy – Space Bill (Edit)

The Dynamics – For The Love Of Money (7 Samurai Disco Version)

Carey Bell – Hard Working Woman (Ecklectic Mick Edit)

Marathon Edits – Black Moon

The Two Mamarrachos - Acid Water (Original Mix)

Max Romeo - Rise Up (Disco Tech Rework)

Lumidee - Never Leave You (Superprince Remix)

MannMadeMusic – Lay It On Me Baby

VinylAddicted – Vibrations (Dare The Rare Edit)

Johnny “Hammond” Smith – Tell Me What To Do (Whiskey Barons Rework)

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Friday, May 30, 2014

Soseme Makonde

Celebrating #45Friday with a special rip today. Finally got my hands on a copy of this afrobeat grail. I'm going to post a little clip of the flip on Instagram later today too.

Makonde - Soseme Makonde
MediafireZippyshare • 1977


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Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Friday, May 23, 2014

The Fall

Excellent dub of Maurice Fulton's Rhye remix, courtesy of Misiu. Be sure to check out his top shelf Secret Squirrel 12"s too!



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Thursday, May 22, 2014

Morning Wood

Grey Area had proper freebie fresh for the picking on Soundcloud. Catch him in NYC on Friday along with Sleazy McQueen & JKriv for the Razor-N-Tape party at Le Bain.



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