Soukmachines Festival, St Denis 19th & 20th July

Soukmachines Festival at the 6b, St Denis.

2 days of heavy music at the amazing 6b, with outdoor beach area and boardwalk courtesy of the Fabrique à Rêves.

All night session on Saturday night with Jeremy Sole, Emile Omar, ORL (Sodabi Records) & surprise guests.

Special live set from Mark Ernestus presents Jeri Jeri on Sunday afternoon

Installations by Lewis Heriz
6/10 Quai de Seine, 93200 St Denis
RER D & H, St Denis.
More info here

Republic of Sofrito // Mix for Red Bull Paris

More rough and ready sounds from the Republic of Sofrito – a mix for Red Bull Studios inspired by a session with DJ Simbad earlier in the year…

Island Series // Abel Lima e les Sofas 7″ Out now!

Next up in the Island Series is a limited  7″ from Cape-Verdean legend Abel Lima; two vital tracks recorded in Paris in the 70s that draw influences from Funk, Cadence, Soukous and Coladera.

£5.49 plus shipping


Vamos Sambar! Hugo Mendez


A nod to the world cup with one of the mixes given out at our warehouse parties back in 2006 – a selection of Soulful Samba grooves, perfect soundtrack for a summer’s day! Taking in the Soul of Tim Maia, the afro-bossa of Os Tinçoas and Os Ipanemas and the big band sound of Sonia Santos – listen and enjoy!

Vamos Sambar! by Sofrito on Mixcloud

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