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Jazz

In Memory of Mark Murphy – Mix by Gilles Peterson

via Gilles Peterson: “With the sad news of jazz vocalist Mark Murphy’s passing earlier this week, Gilles pulled this mix out from the archives (2008)celebrating a unique voice in music, with a long and prolific career spanning 60 years and 40 albums. Rest In Peace, Mark Murphy.” 1 milestones ( …

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Cratery Presents “Sims Joints – Son of S.O.U.L. tribute”

This is a wonderful mix with a very heart warming story surrounding it. The good folks at the Cratery crew in Toronto, absolute jedi-level vinyl diggers, have put together a mix for their friend Masimba “Son of S.O.U.L.” Kadzirange who passed away recently. I will let them explain the inspiration behind …

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Soul Worldwide Sounds

Dr Miette “Summer Soundz 5”

Great French DJ, member of the great Supagroovalistic crew and our good friend, Dr. Miette has been doing a special Summer mix for the past years. Always featuring a well researched and balanced dose of soul, jazz, sunny vibes from all corners of the globe. However, since this is his first …

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Sean Rowlands – Flavors of the Month #8

Sean Rowland‘s latest installment of Flavors of the Month – a balanced mix of obscure and classic boogie with current modern funk and soul releases from Buscrates, Sven Atterton and more.. The mix comes right on time as Sean will be in Montreal this Saturday July 11th at Voyage Funktastique …

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Flying Lotus “Lovers Melt #1-2-3″ (Free Download)
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Beats Soul

Flying Lotus “Lovers Melt #1-2-3” (Free Download) + 4 (Stream)

We’re always intrigued to know about the musical influences of some of our favorite artists. So when Flying Lotus started making his Lovers Melt mixes, we knew we were going to be big fans. These 4 mixes are perfect vibes for a lazy summer time, afternoon picnic or hanging out …

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Soul

Mix of the Day: Matthew Africa “Twee Funk Mix”

If you’ve read my past posts your no “stranger” to the fact I love the classic “soul groups” and that one of my favorite varieties is Kiddie Soul aka Jackson 5 clones. Well orchestrated angelic voices singing about puppy love was the hot selling material back in the 60s and …

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UK Garage / Grime / 2step / Dubstep

Mix of the Day: ETCH “Bastion”

It’s a rainy gray day here in Montreal so I thought i’d shout out a mix that works with that vibe. It’s a session i’ve been waiting to share for a few weeks. It grabbed me right from the opening seconds (with a forgotten classic from legendary UK ground Leftfield) …

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Beats

Mix of the Day: E.M.M.A – Tate Britain Mixes (Eduardo Paolozzi)

There are a million guest mix series out there but here is a really interesting take on the idea. The TATE Gallery in London commissioned some artists to deliver a mix based on a piece of art from the TATE that inspires them. For the first in a series of …

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Reggae

Mix of the Day: Double Barrel (Reggae Samples and Hip Hop Classics) by J Gravy + DJ Corey Chase

via Okayplayer.com The ties between hip-hop and reggae have always run deep, but on DJ Gravy and DJ Corey Chase’s new Double Barrel mixtape they’re brought a little closer to the surface. Loaded with blend after blend after blend of vibrant reggae material and the hip-hop classics that sampled it, …

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