it ain't from chicago, but it's still hip house...
(image via threeframes) The title says it all, there will be no Tyree Cooper or Fast Eddie in this series of posts (actually originated here). Here we are going to focus on housey tracks from the infamous Native Tongues family. It all began with Jungle Brother’s “I’ll House You”, produced by Todd the God, of course too obvious to be posted here. Black Sheep (yes, Black...
detroit house, bitch !
Terrence Parker is a Detroit DJ, known for his tight hip hop technique over deep & soulful house. Watch this clip at 6:30, the beat juggle on “Strings Of Life” is sick. Production wise, TP’s style ranges from deep and “inspirational” house (check this remix for Moodymann) to more raw and ghetto-ish DJ tracks. We are going to focus on the latter, with...
what does "camp" mean?
1985, electronic beats from Europe, a few months before the house explosion. This classic song was originally composed by these two fellas. This cover version is sang by those two fellas. If someone knows a “camp”-er track than this one, please let us know. Bronski Beat & Marc Almond - I Feel Love / Johnnie Remember Me (192 kbps)
a bunch of CHEF mixes for your iPod
below is a selection of some of our DJ mixes : The infamous Get The Curse podcast. Influences vs newer favorites. Hip Hop, Disco, Acid, Rave, Miami Bass… along with some more recent bangers. PREVIEW HERE or DOWNLOAD HERE Slashtape #1 : Dancefloor action. This is going to burn your sneakers. PREVIEW HERE or DOWNLOAD HERE Slashtape #2 : the special tropical...
cold gettin dumb
Ice is cool, ice is fun, and Paris is freezing. A special extra-cold selection for you to chill. On the soul tip : Willie Hutch - Tell Me Why Has Our Love Turned Cold (yes ! it’s that sample) Tropical, spicy, yet cold : Richie Spice - Youths Are So Cold Cooool 1988 UK pop house : Coldcut (feat. Yazz) - Doctorin’ The House Proper house bomb, with brain-freezing...