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Our friends over at <a href= target=blank>dubSpot and <a href= target=_blank>Next Aid have recently teamed up for a one of a kind project, ‘Funk Aid for Africa.’ This release is the first installment of a series produced by dubSpot directed towards benefiting several charties world wide. <a href= target=blank>‘Funk Aid for Africa’ mixed by DJ OBaH combines a heavy dose of Funk, soul and Latin Vibes with 20 tracks from 20 different artists including our very own J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science plus new music from King Britt, Ursala Rucker, Chico Mann, The Lions, Octate Sounds and more. All proceeds will be directed towards the growing AIDS epidemic facing orphaned children of Africa and is definitely a cause worth supporting. Check below for the track list and free download of J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science feat. Jennifer Johns ‘Together’ below.

‘Funk Aid for Africa’ Track List
1. Ocote Soul Sounds – ‘Contra El Sol’ / ESL Records
2. The Lions – ‘Jungle Struttin’’ / Ubiquity Records 3. The Pimps Of Joytime – ‘San Francisco Bound’ (Remix By DJ OBaH) / Wonderwheel Recordings
4. DJ Kiva – ‘A Walk In Broken Shade’ Feat. Afra Behn
5. Dario Boente & Huge In Japan – ‘Pasado Pisado’
6. Amayo’s Fu-Arkist-Ra – ‘Fist Of Flowers’
7. Ticklah – ‘Mi Sonsito’ Feat. Mayra Vega / Easy Star Records
8. Tm Juke And The Jack Baker Trio – ‘Party Favours’ Feat. Gecko Turner/Tru Thoughts Recordings
9. Nappy G – ‘Habanaha’
10. Ursula Rucker – ‘Electric Santeria’ (Remix By King Britt) / Five Six Media
11. Kokolo Afrobeat Orchestra – ‘Sabroso’ (Remix By Sabo & Zeb) \
12. The Pleasuremaker Band – ‘What We Came’
13. 7 Miles Per Hour Band – ‘Latin Freak’ / Kay-Dee Records
14. Happy Mayfield – ‘Jesse James’
15. Chico Mann – ‘Ease On Out’
16. J Boogie’s Dubtronic Science – ‘Together’ Feat. Jennifer Johns / Om Records
17. Sbirrofunk – ‘Nostalgicdreamsong’
18. Daisuke Naito – ‘Leopard’
19. Meta & The Cornerstones – ‘Hasta La Vista’ / 54 Soundz Llc
20. El Pueblo – ‘Ina Funky Dub’

<a href= target=_blank>Click Here to purchase the album from Itunes.

<a href= target=blank>Click here for a free download of J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science feat. Jennifer Johns ‘Together.’
Also make sure to check the <a href= target=
blank>Crazy P Remix of ‘Together’ here.

Posted by: Jonthecorner on June 9, 2009 @ 10:00 AM
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Its time for another freebie… this one comes courtesy of Jacob London member Bob Hansen… under his HANSSEN guise. Bob has taken the liberty of reworking french indie rockers Phoenix and their hit “1901.” We’re digging the results… and we think you will too! Stream the track below or click the banner/link to download. Make sure to say what up to Hanssen by visiting his myspace link below.


Download: Phoenix – 1901 (Hanssen Remix)

Become a friend of Hanssen on Myspace

Posted by: Gaggaz on June 2, 2009 @ 10:00 AM
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Cates & DpL

Even though the Portland Trailblazers are out of the playoffs, the City of Roses is not getting any colder. Gearing up for Summer, the production duo Cates&dpL just sent me the first volume of a new podcast series that we will be posting monthly. The ‘May Mix’ is geared towards the big room, perfect for a 3am bender. Highlighted tracks are definitely the Domesticated (Pezzner Remix), Maetrick’s ‘Sex With Bass’ and Worthy’s Flap Jacking Remix of ‘Pancakes.’ To acquire this delicious treat, visit the podcast page for streaming and downloading.

PS – if you’re feeling the beats, make sure to check out Cates & dpL ‘Through the Weekend’ here.

May Mix Tracklist

1. Unknown White Label

2. Home & Garden – Domesticated (Pezzner Mix)

3. Kyle Szmurlo – Pancakes (Worthy’s Flap Jackin’ Rmx)

4. Unknown White Label – Its Off the Rack

5. Miki Litvak & Ido Ophir – Shnorkel (Dousk Remix)

6. Cates&dpL – Darkman (Hipp-E Rmx)

7. Beckers & Hatfield – Keep On (Velkro and Ido Ophir Rmx)

8. Marc DePulse – P.S. You Rock (Spectre Rmx)

9. Maetrik – Sex With Bass

10. Lutzenkirchen – Looptrack

11. Lutzenkirchen – German Kiss

Posted by: Jonthecorner on May 12, 2009 @ 11:12 PM
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J-Boogie Sugarhill Remix

Man, time flies by as it’s Thursday again and time to leak another bootleg remix. This time our good friend Mikey Tello remixed J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science disco rap track ‘Inferno’ featuring Lunar Heights, putting a nice 1978 twist on it. From Chic to Sugarhill Gang, this track is all about Good Times. Stream it and download it below.


Download: J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science – Inferno feat. Lunar Heights (Mikey Tello’s Sugarhill Delight Remix)

In other news, UK soul singer Alice Russell has leant out parts to some of her songs off of her latest project ‘Pot of Gold’ for a remix contest. Our man J-Boogie just completed his submission and uploaded it here, along with several other submissions including one from Mr. Scruff. Unfortunately, you have to create a user name and password to log in and vote (click on which remix to find the right page), but if you have the free time it’s definitely worth it, especially to hear the diversity of each producers interpretation.

Your Friends at Om Records.

Posted by: Jonthecorner on May 7, 2009 @ 11:15 PM
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Somewhere in the intergalactic universe, lives a robot named Gary. He’s kind of a big deal and has been called an spaceland playboy. His spaceship is painted with Gold and his wardrobe is out of this world. Everyone always wants to hang out with Gary because makes people feel larger than life.

‘Gary is a Robot’ is the newest single from Amp Live feat. Micro Jaxson and Trackademicks. The electro hop banger is already turning heads of tastemakers worldwide, getting spins at a club near you. Trackademicks sets the tone, fresh off his release of ‘Enjoy What You Do’ on Fool’s Gold, as brings out the true bay area flow. On the B side, ‘Get Served’ features hip hop legend Mykah Nyne of Freestyle Fellowship over a dub step esq beat orchestrated by Amp Live. Make sure to stream both tracks below and go cop the release from Turntable Lab here. Visit Amp’s artist page to cop remixes of Radiohead, MGMT, Of Montreal, Tapes ’N Tapes and more.

Listen: Amp Live feat. Micro Jaxson & Trackademicks

Listen: Amp Live feat. Mykah Nyne of Freestyle Fellowship

Posted by: Jonthecorner on May 6, 2009 @ 11:19 PM
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My mellow, my man King Most has been holding down the intergalactic dj scene like white on rice. A northern cali native, King Most aka Patrick has been steady in the lab working on his solo debut featuring a whole list of amazing artists, none of which i can reveal at this point, but trust it will be fire. Don’t sleep on his remix work either, he’s recently dropped remix gems on artists such as the Illa J, Masta Ace, De La Soul, Common as well as blessing us with this latin mash up of J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science feat. Raashan Ahmad ‘Alive.’ The remix is heat and if you click the banner you’ll get a nice little zip containing the vocal and instrumental. Peep it, play it, rock it and give us some feedback. Sincerely,

Your friends at Om Records.

Listen to J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science feat. Raashan Ahmad – Alive (King Most Remix):

Listen to J-Boogie’s Dubtronic Science feat. Raashan Ahmad – Alive (King Most Remix):

Posted by: Jonthecorner on May 1, 2009 @ 10:34 AM
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Mike Monday Unofficial Remix

We’re past hump day and gearing up for the weekend. Nothing better than walking in the office and having a nice remix from our favorite UK producer Mike Monday waiting for me to play loudly only to piss off the delicate workers in the office next to us. Mike Monday choose Animal Collective’s ‘My Girls’ and turned in the atmospheric original into a late night club banger. Animal Collective is fresh off the their release Merriweather Post Pavilion which comes highly recommended! Look below to stream and grab this remix and if you’re feeling it, make sure to peep Mike Monday’s solo record ‘Songs Without Words Pt. 1’.


Download: Animal Collective – My Girls (Mike Monday Unofficial Remix)

Posted by: Jonthecorner on April 30, 2009 @ 11:22 PM
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Chris Joss - Danger Buds Free Download

Happy Tuesday! Our dear friends at ESL Music just sent me over this amazing mp3 from Chris Joss who released his 5th studio album via ESL in March entitled, ‘Sticks.’ ‘Sticks’ is a psychedelia journey through the Asia, incorporating regional instruments and audio landscapes with a funk twist that captures an irresistible vintage groove that defies categorization. Please check out more from Chris Joss, ‘Sticks’ and ESL music by clicking here. You can also download Danger Buds by right clicking the link below or banner above. Sincerely,

Your Friends at Om Records.


Download Chris Joss – ‘Danger Buds’

Posted by: Jonthecorner on April 28, 2009 @ 10:05 AM
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J-Boogie live and direct in New Orleans

Between SXSW and WMC, J-Boogie, The Whooligan, Amanda and myself took a pit stop in The Big Easy. We rented a car in Austin and took off east on the 10. As we approached Louisiana, the geography turned in a massive swampland with mangroves, sunken forests and amazing glimpses of wild life. We arrived in New Orleans that night with our mouth watering for crawfish, red beans and rice, gumbo, soft shell crab po’ boys, oysters, bread pudding and of course beignets from Cafe Du Monde. Drunk off food, we spent the next couple days exploring the architecture of the French Quarter, huge plantation homes in the Garden District and the spooky above ground graveyards. Our main mission was eating, but of course we had to fit a dj gig in between. On Tuesday night, J-boogie had the honor to rock with Soul Sister, the New Orleans tastemaker and were lucky enough to get a high quality recording. Click the banner to visit the Brooklyn Radio Beat Sauce website where you can download or stream the mix to get a taste of what J-Boogie is all about.

Click here to check out the latest nu disco remix from Crazy P of Together feat. Jennifer Johns.

Click here to listen to J-Boogie’s newest remix project, Soul Vibrations Dub Remixes.

Posted by: Jonthecorner on April 21, 2009 @ 10:05 AM
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Mayer Hawthorne

Mention Mayer Hawthorne’s name and watch our designer, Valerie, swoon and get weak in the knees. She’s been geeking out to the Hawthorne for some time now. Soul artist Mayer Hawthorne has been the newest of a flux of artists added to the retro soul genre. But unlike other recent inductees, Mayer Hawthorne sounds like he’s straight up from the Motown era. His tracks are reminiscent of legends like Smokey Robinson, The Temptations, The Four Tops, and similar legends of the genre. His sound has caught the ears of selectors, Giles Peterson, Mark Ronson, and Peanut Butter Wolf.

Stones Throw instantly signed him and his first single has already created a huge buzz. To celebrate the first single, Stones Throw brought it back with a classic heart-shaped piece of wax for vinyl collectors to drool over. Although it’s already been done by the likes of The Manhattans and Bobby Caldwell, it’s still just as cool. We applaud Stones Throw for keeping vinyl exciting and bringing it back!

Add this to your collection immediately…go out to Amoeba and cop your copy.

Posted by: on April 18, 2009 @ 9:15 PM
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