Deep House: Simon Caldwell @ Boiler Room (Sydney) Full Set


Sydney underground don & Soul of Sydney favorite DJ Simon Caldwell playing live at Boiler Room balcony jam a few weeks back, warming it for Chicago Derrick Carter.

Watch HERE 

Disco Edit: DJ RAHAAN – Hit & Run 2009


VIDEO FOOTAGE & PHOTOGRAPHY TAKENAT SOUL OF SYDNEY BLOCK PARTY – FEB 10 2013 

MUSIC – RAHAAN – HIT & RUN EDIT 2009

DJ RAHAAN (CHICAGO) – SUN MARCH 24 (AFTERNOON SET)

SOUL- DISCO – FUNK – EARLY HOUSE VIBES

Our House Sydney & Soul Of Sydney are proud and excited to present renowned Chicago DJ, Rahaan. Having been inspired by Chicago dance pioneers such as Ron Hardy, Farley Jackmaster Funk, and The Hot Mix 5, Rahaan has been playing music spanning everything from DEEP HOUSE, DISCO, BOOGIE & FUNK since the 80’s & is the dopest DISCO DJ around if your ask us.

His fearsome talent behind the decks has led to a fanatical worldwide following while his mixes are highly regarded, weaving rare and choice cuts flawlessly.

Rahaan has released numerous tracks through music labels JiscoMusic, Stilove4music, KAT and was a producer on Peven Everett’s “Sexy One” on Unified Records. His performances have spanned the globe and included famed parties such as the Southport Weekender, Northern Soul and Bring The Heat.

Local support includes Frenzie (Groove Therapy Radio), Gian Arpino (Tan Crackers Soul Club) Phil Toke, Michael Zac, Eadie Ramia and Soul Of Sydney DJ’s

First release $15+BF Pre-sale tickets are available from http://www.residentadvisor.net/event.aspx?447318

SOUL OF SYDNEY : SECRET NEW AUSTRALIA DAY LONG WEEKEND BLOCK PARTY SPECIAL

Soul of Sydney & Our House Sydney proudly present:

SPIRIT OF HOUSE SECRET BLOCKPARTY (AUSTRALIA DAY LONG WEEKEND)

An afternoon tribute to 30+ years of House music & its Funk & Disco roots.

MUSIC: Strictly Early Chicago House, New York Disco, Garage, Soul & Funk Vibes.

DATE: AUSTRALIA DAY LONG WEEKEND – 1pm-8pm

DJ’S: Soul of Sydney DJ’s & Friends, Phil Toke, Michael Zac, Nick Vidal, Danny De Sousa, Ian Lavelle

LOCATION: Secret innercity dance floor oasis (near surry hills)

TICKETS: Limited early pre-sale tickets by RSVP available from via soulofsydney@gmail.com

PLEASE NOTE:

– This is a very special limited capacity  ticketed event
– Our last two events completely sold out & we had to turn back 100+ people from each one so please lock in you spot on the dancefloor early for this one.
– Venue details will only be released to ticket holders
– There will be NO DOOR SALES or Guest-list if we sell out again.
-Feel free to email us at soulofsydney@gmail.com if any questions etc
– we are doing this strictly for the LOVE of good music & amazing people, please feel free to spread the word to any of our friends who you think might dig the idea,
:)

ABOUT SPIRIT OF HOUSE?
Spirit Of House is a secret afternoon party collaboration between Soul of Sydney & Our House put on every couple of months to pay homage to the last 30+ years of House music & its Disco-Funk roots in unique & interesting locations. We make a special point pay tribute to the DJ’s, Producers and iconic clubs who have helped create and shape House music over the last three decades. Figures & Clubs such as Frankie Knuckles, Larry Levan, Ron Hardy, Glenn Underground, John Morales, Kerri Chandler, Ron Trent, Joey Negro, Joe Claussell, Danny Krivit, Kenny Dixon Jr, Theo Parrish, Norman Jay, Lil Louis Masters At Work The Warehouse, Zanzibar, The Musik Box and The Paradise Garage.

Our House Sydney & Soul-Of Sydney, bringing you that BODY MUSIC!

CHICAGO HOUSE – NY DISCO – GARAGE – FUNK – BOOGIE – DEEP HOUSE – ACID HOUSE

DEEP SOULFUL HOUSE CLASSIC: Timmy Regisford feat Lynn Lockamy – At the club [TRIBE RECORDS ORIGINAL)


Timmy Regisford feat Lynn Lockamy – At the club [HQ]

remix 81 b

remix 81 b (Photo credit: Cyberslayer)

From: At The Club (Remixes) release October 31 2011 © Tribe # TRIBE026

Available now: http://www.triberecordsuk.com/new/index.php?action=viewrelease&id=TRIBE026

Coachella Video: FULL SHOW VIDEO: Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg FEAT. Eminem, 50 Cent, Tupac, Warren G, Wiz Khalifa + Kendrick Lamar (FULL VIDEO + AUDIO DOWNLOAD)


One of the finest festival stunts ever! Dr Dre and Snoop and co. killing it as usual. Email us for the full quality video and audio version

soulofsydney@gmail.com or reach out at facebook or the facebook page

THE BEIRUT GROOVE COLLECTIVE presents: Black Christmas ‘James Brown Tribute’ Feat James Locksmith (JembeMusic)


Its official, REAL MUSIC IS UNIVERSAL!

Our good mate James Locksmith of JembeMusic put me on to this dope event on this weekend in Beirut where a posse of SOUL, FUNK & Rare Groove fans are throwing it down in homage to the musical legacy of James Brown at the annualBlack Christmas‘.

THE BEIRUT GROOVE COLLECTIVE presents ‘THE BLACK CHRISTMAS’ (THIRD EDITION)

(In Memory of the Fifth Anniversary of JAMES BROWN’s Death)

For the third X-mas in a row THE BEIRUT GROOVE COLLECTIVE keeps the tradition of funk, soul, rare groove and breaks in this city and the Middle East, alive. However this time we are getting closer to the heart of the action by taking over the former infamous CLUB SOCIAL where three of THE BGC DJs used to spin regularly (DJ Stickfiggr, Ernesto and Ramsay Short).
This time THE BEIRUT GROOVE COLLECTIVE commemorate the fifth anniversary of James Brown’s death, with long list of DJs, artists and visual artists. To top it all off, this year Supreme Sandwiches and Samosas will be on sale from Firas Yatbokh!

  • Natalie “Baby” Shooter (Opening act)
  • Brother Jackson ( afro-funk/hip-hop) + Heavy G (Hard funk)
  • Chris Bail (dance music)
  • DJ Spindle aka Ernesto ( rare groove,deep funk, breaks)
  • James Locksmith (nu-disco, afrobeat)
  • DJ Wah ( Italo-Disco)

Visuals by Nadim Saoma

“In Memory of James Brown” an art project by Tom Bone,Jeanne Fouchet, Semaan Khawam, Lilly in the rain aka Nanou, Ernesto and short fuse.

Shortfuse Film will be releasing their music video for BGC collaborator Wriggly Scott aka DJ Solo’s new single entitled “Hierarchy/Anachy”.

BGC Links:

VIDEO: John Legend Commentary Back Stage Before He Hits The Stage at Sydney Concert


John Legend Australian Tour Mixtape By DJ Trey

1.

Rollin’ In The Deep (Adele Cover) – John Legend

2. Used To Love U – John Legend

3. Let’s Get Lifted – John Legend

4. Blame Game – Kanye West Ft. John Legend & Chris Rock

5. King & Queen – Mary J Blige Ft. John Legend

6. She Don’t Have To Know – John Legend

7. Number One – John Legend Ft. Kanye West

8. Everybody Knows – John Legend

9. Little Ghetto Boy (J.Period Remix) – John Legend & The Roots Ft. Q-Tip

10. They Say – Common Ft. Kanye West & John Legend

11. Wake Up Everybody – John Legend & The Roots Ft. Melanie Fiona & Common

12. Selfish – Slum Village Ft. Kanye West & John Legend

13. Feel This Way – Consequence Ft. John Legend

14. Heaven – John Legend

15. Out Of Sight – John Legend

16. Stereo – John Legend

17. Our Generation (The Hope Of The World – J.Period Remix) – John Legend & The Roots Ft. Pete Rock & CL Smooth

18. Hard Times – John Legend & The Roots

19. It’s Over – John Legend Ft. Kanye West

20. You Are – Estelle Ft. John Legend

21. P.D.A (We Just Don’t Care) – John Legend

22. *Bonus :: Ordinary People (AMEX Unstagged Live) – John Legend & The Roots

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'HAPPY MOTHERS DAY' Mixtape Feat. Grover Washington Jr, James Brown, Bill Withers, Stevie Wonder, Gwen McRae, Snoop Dogg, Q Tip & Tupac


Blessings to you & your loved ones, here is our selection of our Mothers Day inspired Soul & Hip Hop tunes that should go down just about right on a sunny Sunday.

“This is a man’s world, But it wouldn’t be nothing, nothing without a woman or a girl”

James Brown – Man’s World

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‘HAPPY MOTHERS DAY’ Mixtape Feat. Grover Washington Jr, James Brown, Bill Withers, Stevie Wonder, Gwen McRae, Snoop Dogg, Q Tip & Tupac


Blessings to you & your loved ones, here is our selection of our Mothers Day inspired Soul & Hip Hop tunes that should go down just about right on a sunny Sunday.

“This is a man’s world, But it wouldn’t be nothing, nothing without a woman or a girl”

James Brown – Man’s World

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Guru (Gangstarr, Jazzmatazz) tribute featuring rare Sydney concert free-style video + 'The Tipping Point' Radio Guru Special & Mix-tapes


Iconic east coast Hop Hop MC ‘Guru’ from Gangstarr (with DJ Premier)  & Jazzmatazz Vol 1-4 suffered a heart attack & is presently in coma in a NYC hospital.

To show some love & pay homage to the legendary Hop Hop, Jazz & Soul messenger we put together a mini tribute including a rare live clip of his Sydney concert freestyle in 2004, our favourite releases & even tribute mix-tapes from around the world.

Get well soon Guru!!

Best of wishes & many blessings to you at your ‘moment of truth’…

Guru Live in Sydney 2004

GURU freestylin’ with Chug @ The Basement in Sydney 2004.

Moment of Truth

Royalty

Lifesaver

‘The Tipping Point’ Radio Show Guru Special

Check the Guru special on Sydneys own weekly hip hop radio show ‘The Tipping Point’ on radio Alchemy, with Kween G and Ran-Dee

From the underground to the mainstream, The Tipping Point redefines the future of Hip Hop music as it brings you cutting edge new beats. Each week a local and international guests drop into the studios including the legendary Afrika Bambaataa and Australia’s own Bliss N Eso. The Tipping Point is all about spreading love to Hip Hop Communities world wide as well as paying respects our local scene.

Check out ‘The Tipping Point’ every Tuesday at 11pm on Alchemy radio (97.7 FM ) or Info & Streaming here

DJ Wonder-

Get Well Soon: The Guru Respect Mix

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1. Dwyck – Gang Starr

2. Doe In Advance (Unreleased) – Gang Starr

3. The ? Remainz – Gang Starr

4. Full Clip – Gang Starr

5. I’m The Man – Gang Starr/Lil Dap’/Jeru The Damaja

6. Step In The Arena – Gang Starr

7. Soliloquy Of Chaos – Gang Starr

8. Just To Get a Rep – Gang Starr

9. Trust Me – Guru/N’Dea Davenport

10. No Time to Play – Guru/N’Dea Davenport

11. Hustlin Daze – Guru/Donnell Jones

12. Patti Dooke – De La Soul/Guru

13. Borough Check – Digable Planets/Guru

14. B.Y.S – Gang Starr

15. Mass Appeal – Gang Starr

16. Fed Up (remix) – House of Pain/Guru

17. Speak Ya Clout – Gang Starr

18. What I’m Here 4 – Gang Starr

19. A Little Spice (Gang Starr Mix) – Loose Ends

20. 1/2 &1/2 – Gang Starr/M.O.P.

21. Royalty – Gang Starr/K-Ci & Jojo

22. You Know My Steez – Gang Starr

23. All 4 The Ca$h – Gang Starr

24. Moment of Truth – Gang Starr

Get Well Soon Guru Mix By Karriem

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Guru
Introduction
1
Gang Starr
Above The Clouds
2
Guru
Fine And Free
3
Guru Feat. Chaka Khan
Whatch What You Say
4
Guru Feat. Baybe
Life Saver
5
Gang Starr
The Militia
6
Guru
Kissed The World
7
Guru
Streetsoul
8
Guru
Tonz ‘O’ Gunz
9
Guru Feat. The Roots
Lift Your Fist
10
Gang Starr
Mass Appeal
11
Guru Feat. Slum Village
Cuz I’M Jazzy
12
Gang Star
Code Of The Streets
13
Guru
Living Legen (God Bless The Legend)
14
Guru Feat. Donald Byrd
The Traveler
15
Guru
No Time To Play
16
Guru
Feel The Music
17
Guru
Just To Get A Rep
18
Guru