“Crown Posada” The 4th Long Player of Smoove & Turrell

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With the release of fourth album Crown Posada, Smoove & Turrell cement their position as one of the UK’s most exceptional soul acts (and a fast growing community in whole Europe and beyond) with their innate ability to deliver hard times social commentary in a dancefloor friendly medium. Proudly working class as a band – […]

Smoove & Turrell: Northern Coal Conquers Europe

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Roughly one month ago, bureau45’s long time favourites Smoove and Turrell released their new album ‘Broken Toys’. And it already received enthusiastic reviews within the media and the music community! It became ‘Album of the week” at Austrian radio broadcast Superfly.FM right after its release, Monkeyboxing says “This has more potential singles on it than […]

25 Years Of Nightmares On Wax

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2014 marks the 25th anniversary of Nightmares On Wax, the longest serving artist on famous Warp Records. The Label is celebrating the landmark with a major retrospective campaign “Now Is The Time” to be released in June 2014. The selection will cover the entire spectrum of the Nightmares on Wax sound, ranging from funk, soul, […]

The Allergies

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Style: Funk, Soul, Disco, Hip-Hop, Breaks   The Allergies is made up of Bristol-based scratch DJs, Moneyshot & Rackabeat. In 2016 they dropped their debut album, As We Do Our Thing, on Jalapeno Records. It topped charts (third place in the iTunes’ hip-hop section, number one at Juno!), and got ‘Album of the Day’ props […]

Boca 45

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Style: Funk, Soul, Hip Hop, Breaks, Disco   Scott “Boca 45” Hendy is the Bristol UK beatsmith who’s been at the forefront of funky breakbeat music for well over a decade.  Boca is ready to hit the clubs, armed with a heaving box of 7” vinyl. His aim? As it has been on all his […]

Yarah Bravo

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Style: Hip-Hop, Jazz, Soul, Dub Yarah embraced music from all over the world to develop her unique flow of soulful, jazzual, intelligent and political hip-hop. She was a founder of super-group One Self (Ninja Tune), front woman of DJ Vadim’s The Soundcatcher Soundsystem (BBE), and shared stages with everyone from Wu Tang Clan, Public Enemy […]

DJ Format

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Style: Hip Hop, Funk, Psychedelic, Soul, Disco   DJ Format is one of the few producers from these shores to successfully collaborate with US MCs, his tracks with Jurassic 5 are bonafide classics and his subsequent releases have cemented his position as a pioneer in the UK scene. As a DJ, Format is out on his […]

DJ Ollie Teeba

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Style: Hip Hop, Funk, Soul, Jazz   Ollie Teeba has been Djing Hip Hop, Funk, Soul and everything that falls in between since his teens in the mid-eighties. In 1993 Ollie met up with Jake Wherry and shortly after formed a production partnership resulting in the inception of  The Herbaliser (Ninja Tune). Style in five words: Boom-Bap […]

Minimatic

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Style: Swing, Disco, House, Mash Up   Producer, musician, dj.

Minimatic has created an « electro-organic swing-soul-shaking-re-beats » sound of its own, full of vintage instruments & modern electronic treatment to achieve a colourful production. As a Dj,  he has played all over France & Europe in general, bringing his groovy retro-modern sound to the dancers audience. Style in […]

Renegades of Jazz

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Style: Jazz, Breaks, Funk, Afro   Renegades of Jazz stand for raw and heavy produced music, fusing Jazz with Breakbeat elements, Blues harmonies or percussive Afro-Funk. Over 100 Renegades Of Jazz remixes for celebrated artists such as Mop Mop, Kid Loco or Skeewiff account for how determinately ROJ forges ahead. Style in five words: Some […]