Jazz Amnesty Sound System #22
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Jazz

Jazz Amnesty Sound System #22

The history of the motion picture industry goes way back to the turn of the 20th century, at about the same time “jass” was forming at the mouth of The Big Muddy. Due to the fact that these two art forms grew up side by side there are many examples …

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Gilles Peterson – The Last BBC Radio 1 “Worldwide Show”
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Hip-Hop House / Techno Soul

Gilles Peterson – The Last BBC Radio 1 “Worldwide Show”

Don’t mean to sound overly dramatic one this one but this is definitely the end of an era: for the last 14 years Gilles Peterson has been a source of inspiration with his weekly “Worldwide” show on BBC Radio1. I discovered Gilles through a CD I bought in the late …

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Wookie “FabricLive Promo Mix”
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UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Mix of the Day: Wookie “FabricLive Promo Mix”

Big news for all you Garage-heads; it looks like another legend of the scene will be making some big noise this year as Wookie readies a new single and prepares to play Fabric at the end of the month. The club’s website has recently released a small interview with the …

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Gilles Peterson “Soundsystem Culture and Dancefloor Retrospective” – BBC Radio1
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House / Techno Jazz Soul UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Gilles Peterson “Soundsystem Culture and Dancefloor Retrospective” – BBC Radio1

It’s really strange for me to listen to the last few Gilles Peterson Worldwide shows on BBC Radio1. Other than the Montreal people who have helped and influenced me along the way, Gilles has always been my biggest influence. I started listening to the show in 2001 and have been …

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Trevor Jackson presents “Metal Dance”
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Trevor Jackson presents “Metal Dance”

Drawing on specials that have peppered his DJ sets for over two decades, the man behind Playgroup and original founder of the legendary Output Recordings, Trevor Jackson mines deep and hones in a time when socialist realist aesthetics and dark machine funk collided explosively during the ’80s. The Metal Dance …

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Guest Mix: Priceyall “This Jam Is Way Out”
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Soul

Guest Mix: Priceyall “This Jam Is Way Out”

Don’t get distracted by the wacky artwork, this mix from Chicago’s Priceyall is dead serious. One quick glance at the tracklist and you know that this is going to be a good one, loads of things you might know (Devin‘s classic “See What I Could Pull”) combined with tons of …

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Jazz Amnesty Sound Sytem #21
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Jazz

Jazz Amnesty Sound Sytem #21

Yet another dope mix from the Jazz Amnesty Sound System boys. The story of jazz has traveled far and wide and it’s influence can be heard across the globe. For this mix J.A.S.S. focuses on jazz from the Caribbean with a mix of sounds from Jamaica, Cuba, Haiti and America …

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Rossi B & Luca
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Classic Mixes: Rossi B & Luca “Jungle mix”

Back when I used to have the only UKG night in Montreal with my mens SENYO and AROCK we almost booked Rossi B & Luca, for some reason it never happened but whenever I listen to their UKG mixes I think why the hell didn’t it happen??? Anyyyywho, to anyone …

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MOOVMNT “Glimeering Fractions : Mix 02″
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Soul

MOOVMNT “Glimeering Fractions : Mix 02″

“Breathtaking sparkles, glimmering fractions. What melodical madness causes such satisfaction?” The MOOVMNT squad is back with our second monthly selection of rare melodical gems. February’s birthstone is Amethyst. For all you heavy drinkers, pay attention! This violet variety of quartz means ‘not intoxicated’ in Ancient Greek. People believed that the …

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