Posts Tagged ‘Afro’

Oonops Drops – World Trail 2

Oonops invites you to another musical excursion around the globe on the world trail. This time he teams up with Scrimshire (Wah Wah 45s) from the UK. Oonops starts with some strong jazz tunes from Italy and Japan before he does a brazilian side trip including beats, bossa, boogie and african influenced rhythms. Scrimshire continues…

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Oonops Drops – Paint It Black

Oonops starts this episode with some explosive funk-fueled heat before he turns into the afro(jazz) and soul direction. Expect hot tunage from the likes of Mohawkestra with their gritty funk version of The Rolling Stones classic Paint It Black, a hot James Brown edit by J.Rocc, a spicy dirty take on the cult TV series…

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Oonops Drops – One Day At The Tropical Bay

One day at the tropical bay. Imagine your feet slipping through the salty sea and feel the lush summer breeze. Let the summer pass with this significant biodiversity of pantropical sounds from cumbia, brazilian, latin to afro.

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DJ Chicle – Breaks Attacks Vol. 1

Breaks Attacks Vol. 1 was the highlight of the week for us! If you dig Funk, Boogie, Afro, Boogaloo, Rap, Disco and Turntablism, then check this excellent mixtape by DJ & Beatmaker DJ Chicle from Merida (Spain). If you dig it, follow him on Twitter and tell him we sent you!

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LascaMão – Rufar Dos Tamborins

Names You Can Trust presents the International debut release of the Brazilian percussion ensemble LascaMão. Comprised of eight members including one of the true masters of Brazilian percussion, Robertinho Silva, the sound of the group is the fruit of several years researching the different rhythms and interactions of Brazil’s rich musical influences.

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Native Sun – Senses

The group Native Sun, who have just come off tour, released their newest video Senses. The video was shot in Mexico, one of the locations they hit on their America tour.

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Bells Atlas

Vibrant debut album from a young band who cleverly craft a unique blend of highlife, pop, post rock, and soul. Bells Atlas emerges from the vibrant cultural and musical backdrop of Oakland, CA. Blending heavy percussion, soulful vocal harmonies, and thoughtful arrangements, this dynamic group has arrived at a sound that is uniquely their own, calling it Afro-Indie Soul.

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DJ Oonops – A Night In Brooklyn

After his Trip To Brooklyn mix, Oonops newest all vinyl mix describes A Night In Brooklyn. It has a bunch of brand new and classic tunes from the crates in it. It starts with some jazzy and soulful selections to start into the night with before it is getting the afro and brass treatment in the middle of the mix to shake a leg.

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