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Sensual Jazzy Sprintime mix

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Yep! Feeling inspired so here’s another mixtape.. A sensual jazzy journey this time. A tribute to the seductive femine vibe and the feelgood early days of Spring! Vintage Swing, Jazz Manouche, French and Brazilian vibes.. some funky Soul and a … Continue reading

Fresh mixtape

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I’m going for nice and funky to kick off the springtime vibes! This is my take on modern clubby funk.. It has that juicy big bass but every track also has warmth melody, roots & spice! The way I like … Continue reading

Dancing with the writers

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Yep, I can safely say it has become a tradition! My first festival gig of the year at the International “Writers Unlimited” Festival in the Hague! After all the talking, listening, stories, philosophies, poetry & performances.. there always seems to … Continue reading

Shimmy Shake Festival

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I’m playing at the Fusion Bellydance festival in Rotterdam Shimmy Shake on November 12. I’ve used my preparation for this gig as inspiration for my latest contribution to the Concertzender radio show “Solta a Franga.” Tune in on Friday November … Continue reading

Afro Jumble!

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Yes we got a fresh Rusty Beat Club party coming up! It’s going to be the last one at Rasa, which is sad.. Rasa is closing: no more money from the governement for so called “world music” at his legendary … Continue reading

Afro Bass

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Well let’s just say the Autumn has been good to me in terms of inspiration so far.. Having only just finished a fresh Funky Bass mixtape (see my last post) I already felt like recording another soundscape today.. This time … Continue reading

New Autumn Mix!

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Yes it’s Autumn ok, the summer is over.. but I still feel like dancing and enjoying every sunny moment out there among the orange and yellow colored leaves.. let’s celebrate the start of this beautiful season with some funky grooves! … Continue reading

Favorite album of the moment

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Beating Heart – Malawi. Yes this is one of thos albums I want to put in the spotlight because it’s truly special and has a strong concept. In this case it’s traditional music from Malawi that is interpreted by DJ’s/ … Continue reading

Socrates & de Graaf

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We’ve actually been playing & doing gigs together for a year already.. But this season we’ve taken it to a new level.. I build a groove-tale with dub tracks, funky electronica, a dash of D&B and a generous hand full … Continue reading

Sundrenched new mix

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Hey there! Yes it’s time for a fresh mixtape. This time around I was inspired by the Greek party band Imam Baildi who played at the Tolhuistuin in Amsterdam. I did a warm up set before the concert which resulted … Continue reading