Future Classics
Hip-Hop Soul

El Michels Affair “Tearz ft. Lee Fields & The Shacks” (Big Crown Records)

via Big Crown: With the full length, “Return To The 37th Chamber” dropping April 14th, El Michels Affair releases another flawless two sider to hold us over. Side A’s cover of Tearz is as much a homage to the Wendy Rene sample as it is to the Wu-Tang Clan track. …

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Artist Spotlight
Soul

Remembering Leon Ware (1940 – 2017)

The musical behemoth Leon Ware – producer, songwriter, and performer has left us. He started his career writing sweet soul songs in the ’60s penning hits for Ike and Tina Turner, and he truly blossomed in the ’70s writing for Minnie Ripperton, Quincy Jones, and arranging, producing, and co-writing the masterpiece …

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Voyage Funktastique
Modern Funk

VOYAGE FUNKTASTIQUE – Show #138 (Hosted by Walla P With Guest Simon P)

For this week’s show, I invited a good friend of mine, DJ and Musician Simon P. Catch his set in the second half of the show. The show features new material from Fredy V, MadD3E, L33, Liquid Pegasus, Swindle and much more Modern Funk. TRACKLIST Fredy V. – My Joy …

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Tribute Mixes
Soul & Funk

Tribute to JIMMY JAM & TERRY LEWIS – Selected by Danilo

Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis form part of the holy trinity of R&B producers that defined my musical tastes during my formative years. The other two being L.A. Reid and Babyface (LaFace) and Teddy Riley. Of course there were plenty of other music makers out there that played (Prince, Quincy …

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Future Classics
Modern Funk

MadD3E “Split Series #3” (Voyage Funktastique)

MadD3E is a surgically precise producer hailing from Rome. As is always the case, Voyage Funktastique has scoured the world map to bring us the finest global Future Funk in the planet, and the new “Split Series #3” is no exception. The musical build up to “Bounce Right” surprises right out …

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Future Classics
Modern Funk

Swindle “Purple Walls” (Butterz)

The third and final instalment of Swindle’s ‘A Trilogy In Funk’ series. The Butterz mainstay Swindle comes in swingin’ with this synth heavy blaster! Super snappy snares, absolutely massive claps, shiny horn stabs, and the classic vocoder solidify “Purple Walls” as a bonafied banger, get down with it! Purple Walls …

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Future Classics
Soul

Olivier St. Louis “Ever Since The Fall” (Jakarta Records)

via Twistedsoul: This new work is a real treat for the the ears. After releasing a collaborative EP with Warp’s Bibio, Washington DC native Olivier St. Louis (FKA Olivier Daysoul) shares a new EP titled “Ever Since The Fall”. The six song project features productions by St. Louis, Bibio, and …

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24 HOV Mixes
Hip-Hop Soul

24 Hours of Vinyl (NY) – DANNY AKALEPSE (Presented by Discogs)

Live Set Recorded on February 4th & 5th at Black Flamingo in Brooklyn, NY. Presented by Discogs Special Thanks to Black Flamingo & 101 Apparel Enjoy this set from DANNY AKALEPSE (Big Crown Records) DOWNLOAD LINK

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24 HOV Mixes
Disco

24 Hours of Vinyl (NY) – ELI ESCOBAR (Presented by Discogs)

Live Set Recorded on February 4th & 5th at Black Flamingo in Brooklyn, NY. Presented by Discogs Special Thanks to Black Flamingo & 101 Apparel Enjoy this set from ELI ESCOBAR (Classic Records) DOWNLOAD LINK

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Voyage Funktastique
Modern Funk

VOYAGE FUNKTASTIQUE – Show #137 (Hosted by Walla P)

Get ready. This week’s show features new material from Jawn Rice, DOC Mastermind, Midnight Runners, G-noF, Nickee B and much more. Also some 80’s classics from Slave, Chocolate Milk, Alec Mansion, Second Image. 120 Minutes of Funk coming your way. TRACKLIST Jawn Rice – DX100 MadD3E – Bounce Right Kopie …

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24 HOV Mixes
Brazil Soul & Funk

24 Hours of Vinyl (NY) – GREG CAZ (Presented by Discogs)

Live Set Recorded on February 4th & 5th at Black Flamingo in Brooklyn, NY Presented by Discogs Special Thanks to Black Flamingo & 101 Apparel Enjoy this set from GREG CAZ (Mr. Bongo) TRACKLIST Coming Soon DOWNLOAD LINK

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Future Classics
Modern Funk

Nickee B “Shy Young Lady” (Cadencé Records)

Coming with their 2nd official vinyl release (1st one was Fanateek One), Cadencé Records have recruited their fellow French funkateer Nickee B to lay down two funk cuts on this 7″. After his promising debut EP “1984” released digitally in May 2016 on Cadencé Records, Nickee B is back on …

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