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Mood Patterns Vol 27

A fresh new blast of downtempo flavours from around the world. A smooth journey with many classic gems and brandnew releases smoothly mashed-up and redubbed for the mix. Featured artists: G Bonson, Dopelimat, Worldwide Groove Corporation, Professor Skank, Ben Human, Brooklyn Gypsies, Zeb, Damaged Bug, Cmy, Deadstock, Celldweller, Manuel Volpe And Rhabdomantic Orchestra, Supersillyus, Nicknack, Empresarios, Misled Convoy, Roast Beatz, Jimi Needles, Outersect, Savages, Cuz, Noetic Nega, Sven Väth, Mood Control, Jesse Fischer, Sly5thave, Hidden Spheres, Chop Juggler, Templo, Illuminus, Backini, Frenic, Beat Ride, Naturelement, Eric Vloeimans, Emapea, Cayetano, All India Radio, Badbadnotgood and more!
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Balearic & Beyond

09-2016 | East, West, North and South are merging once again in this dynamic mixture with lots of brandnew worldbeat releases. twenty-five lovely tracks in merely one hour. Ethnic TripHop, Urban Electronics, Latin Frequencies, Deeper Dubs, Archaic Realms. Featured artists: Emapea, Umberto Echo, Celt Islam, Dubblestandart. Annuluk, Los Fabulosos Cadillacs, Tony Dizant, Polo & Pan, Faze Action, Timewarp Inc, Skip & Die, Kill Emil, Gnonnas Pedro & His Dadjes Band, Tensei, Dolphin Boy, Jojo Abot, Makala, Doctormusic Project, Kosta Kostov and more.

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DJ Set @ Fab Friday Lebowski

Freestyle Bar Session at Fab Friday – July 2016. Eclectic cruising through an evergrowing universe of timeless music in one of the finest bars in Utrecht (NL). Mixed as well as plainly crossfaded requests in an eclectic selection with classic gems and recent releases in the remix feat Electrogorilla, The Reflex, X-Ray Ted, The Allergies, J-Star, Charli Xcx, Primal Scream, Stevie Wonder, Aswad, Jimi Hendrix, Synapson, John Lee Hooker, Bruno Borlone, Ohhcrapp, Salsoul Orchestra, North Mississippi Allstars, The Mighty Sceptres, The Niceguys, Massimo Vanoni, The Hillbilly Moon Explosion, The Future Shape Of Sound and many many others. Grand Cafe Lebowski : www.grandcafelebowski.nl

 

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Musica Meridiana

A fresh trip around the world with some hot releases. Essential worldbeats with funky tracks by Boogie Down Edits, Tom Showtime and The Worldstylers, middle-eastern transformations by Underworld and two 2016 versions of the classic Timmy Thomas hit “Why Can’t we Live Together” – still so current today. Further more an instr remix of “Le Vent Nous Portera” & as usual some essential Dub sounds. This time from the latest Dub Trees album “Celtic Vedic” that contains amazing work by Martin ‘Youth’ Glover with Jah Wobble on bass plus “Desert Billy” from Afro Celt Sound System’s new album “The Source” and a remix of Govinda’s Dervish… And that’s not all: expect 20 tracks in merely one hour nicely mixed for your sultry hot summernights.

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Mindmapz

A journey into the depths of electronic wonderland with mostly recent releases and own sounds remashed, redubbed & mixed… Featuring Moshic, Darj, Tara Putra, Elefant Doc, dOP, The Flying Mars , Tetra Hydro K, State Azure, Urban Flex , Gaudi, Way Out West, Oliver Petkovski, Keemiyo, Z-Planet, Pitch Black, Dubnotic, Entheogenic, In’R’Voice, Simon Posford, Todd Terje, The Human Experience – David Block, Akshan, Noraus and others.
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Sun Summer Sounds 2016

Sun Summer Sounds is a spontaneous warm and soothing compilation for hot breezing summernights and lazy days in the sun. Wonderful and most recently released songs and sounds by Corinne Bailey Rae, The Echocentrics, Quilt, Ayla Nereo, Keren Ann, Nadeah, Big Wild, Eska, Anderson Paak, Prince, Jain, Owiny Sigoma Band, Leisure, Boulevards, The Allergies, Massive Attack, Jaqee, The Apple Scruffs, Dj Yamin & Ibrahim Maalouf and others
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Unbounded

This mixture features tracks by Libanese Bachar Mar-Khalife, dj Khalab (Black Acre Records), Kasket (Apollo Records) and Cero39. A fresh song by Christine Salem from La Rèunion (Indian Ocean), teasing unruly sounds by Felipe Sá and House with a south-american drive by Swiss based Alma Negra. Further more some French atmospheric art from the new Benjamin Biolay album, deep dubby Bass by No Finger Nails, sunny latin vibes by Tromboranga Salsa Orquesta, Cumbia by Tamales de Chipil, Barbatuques in the remix by The CLERK & Milangeles and Surging Balkan Beats from the new Fanfare Ciocarlia album Plus Nicola Conte, Axel Krygier, Grant Phabao Afrofunk Arkestra, Africaine 808, Karthala 72, Daytoner, Juno Reactor, Subcarpati, Los 5 Rapidos and more in this unbounded selection… enjoy!

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DJ Set @ Fab Friday Lebowski

Recorded at Fab Friday – June 2016 – Grand Cafe Lebowski in Utrecht, NL… here’s some eclectic cruising through an evergrowing universe of timeless funky music with forty-two tracks including classic gems and recent releases by Kula Shaker, Sepalot, My Baby, Timber Timbre, Paul Weller, Hugo Kant, Budakid, Natural Calamity, The Black Seeds, Sepalot, Alice And The Wonders, Nadeah, Old Flame, The Fall, Fanfare Ciocarlia, Urban Dance Squad, Boulevards, Jayl Funk, Wizards Of Ooze, The Reflex, Golden Dawn Arkestra, Lisa Bassenge and many others. Grand Cafe Lebowski : www.grandcafelebowski.nl

 

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Electronic East

Eastern santoor, tabla, violin, sitar and other ancient instruments from a centuries-old culture predominate this dynamic mixture featuring Kaya Project, Tikki Masala, GNAÏA, Third Ear Audio, Anoushka Shankar, Alex Theory, Rencause, Waterbone, Goatika Creative Lab, Graig Pruess, Transglobal Underground, Small Night Orchestra, Bombay Dub Orchestra, Akara, Lubdub, Etnica, Tribali, Masala Soundsystem and more…

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Hotchpotch Paradise

An amalgam of energetic sounds rooted all over planet earth, A blend of Ska, Mestiza, Reggae, Cumbia, Gypsy Swing, Balkan Beats, Oriental, Folk, Flamenco, Afro & Latin Beats carefully re-edited and mixed into a dynamic DJ set.  Lots of fresh new releases worth dancing to the coming spring and summer feat Pannonia Allstars Ska Orchestra, The Bombay Royale, Dalindèo, Koby Israelite, LaBrassBanda, Golden Dawn Arkestra, Les Yeux dla Tete, Orchestre International du Vetex, Vaudou Game, El Gato Negro Vagabundo, La Yegros, Titi Robin, Drvored, The Puppini Sisters, Shy FX, Liam Bailey, Planeta Lem, Projekt Rakija, Panama Cardoon, Al Dobson Jr, Jimmy Cliff, Bombino, Gypsy Hill and more.

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Mood Patterns Vol 26

Get ready for a fresh new blast of downtempo flavours from around the world. All tracks were remixed with samples, basslines, effects and instrumental re-cuts into a smooth journey with brandnew releases and some classic gems. Once again, enjoy the flight! Featured artists: Medl4, Griff, Headphonics, General Elektriks, 01-N, Emiliana Torrini, Ziggy Phunk, Chemical Brothers, Dokkerman & The Turkeying Fellaz, Kabanjak, Lionrock, Zagar, Kognitif, Mark Guiliana, Warpaint, Ancient Astronauts, Hugo Kant, DJ Nu-Mark, Templo, Umoja, Earl Zinger, The Expansions, Puracane, Criolo, Esbe, 5AM, Beasty Boys, Second Sky, Kyteman, Morcheeba, Led Zeppelin, Steef, All India Radio, Diamond Version, Bikya, Wetrobots, Funk Busters & Tsoi

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Worldbeat Fusion

April 2016 – An eclectic mix with beats and sounds from all continents. Included are Tinariwen members Imarhan, releasing an album in April 2016. In addition Hindi music influenced trip hop by Padma Purana, and upbeat middle eastern Dabke beats with Omar Souleyman from Syria. Furthermore, the trio Africaine 808, clearly audible from ‘Techno capital’ Berlin with their spellbinding global electronics. And there is much more mixed and mashed like Ritmo Machine (Latin Bitman + Eric Bobo), Inna Modja, Mr Bird, Cockney Nutjob, El Remolón, Drumspyder, MC YOGI, Alsarah & The NubatonesKing Coya, Acapulco Zombie and many others.

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Baking The Funk

this episode ranked 1st in the Breaks chart, 1st in the Party Music Chart at mixcloud. Fresh beats by Acoosmik, SkiiTour, DJ Jimi Needles, Phil Weeks, Timewarp inc, Sundayman, Fantastikoi Hxoi, Kenny Summit, The Grand Martini, Bedford Falls Players, Ursula 1000, Skeewiff, Fort Knox Five, Rock Candy Funk Party, Ashley Beedle, Kalyanji Anandji, misterT, DJ Hiphoppapotamus and many other top notch artists in the mix. More by Funkafied (Rafadelic & Ronny Hammond) at Mixcloud and Remixes + Edits at Soundcloud.

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Rafranga’s Return

Rafranga back on track with the most anticipated sounds from around the globe that deserve to be heard. Soon again on Solta a Franga at De Concertzender where all upcoming mixes will be broadcast first. One of the reasons for the continuation of this series is all you listeners who commented, e-mailed and followed me on mixcloud even during the break. Enjoy this fresh mix!

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Global Potpourri

Not really a mixture like most often presented here, this is more of a random compilation I made for someone and found interesting enough to publish. I’m sure it’s sweet for all you lovers of eclectic worldly music feat: La Hora De La Hora, Colectivo Papa Con Yuca, Circo Vulkano, Brazuca Matraca, Natalia Clavier, Rainer Von Vielen and many others.  I think I did a good job putting it together with smooth “in tune” transitions. Enjoy!

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Dub Parachute

After playing a great long set at the Reggae Sundance festival, the dub virus got me digging for more, so get ready for an epic mixture with the most challenging productions in the more electronic side of Dub Music, feat tracks by Stefan Obermaier, Calma Dub, Beatconductor, Drumspyder, The Spy From Cairo, Puff Dragon, Pitch Black, Quivver, Second SkyAshtechEat Static, Grouch, Quanta, Irina Mikhailova, TRD  and so much more.

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DJ Set @ Club Lite Amsterdam

This adventurous downtempo mix kicks of with Lonnie Liston Smith And The Cosmic Echoes with their “Voodoo Woman” gem. Expect a whole lotta mixing and mashing with topnotch tunes by Quantic, Damu The FudgemunkAquafur, Nitin SawhneyHibernationSlackbaba and many others…

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DJ Set @ Hemelbestormers A’dam

A 3 Hour DJ Set at Hemelbestormers on an amazing FunktionOne soundsystem. This party was packed with visuals, theatre and eclectic musical vibes: 10 pm – 01 am right here in the mix feat Mungolian Jetset, Bluetech, Ursula 1000, Padded CellKing RocBodo Felusch, Psychemagik, Depeche Mode and many many others.

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Solta a Franga #34 – Dub Edition

Not Dub in the purest sense of the phenomenon all over this mix, however a great selection of tracks with dance producers and some bands from around the globe mixing reggae vibes in their own blends feat Dub PistolsGrant PhabaoMark Vidler, Miguel Migs, Yestegan Chay, Prince Fatty, Django NovoLiquid Stranger and a lot more. Surprise yourself, Peace!

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DJ Set @ Issoudun, France

A very special Rafranga set (#33) recorded at a great of a DJ-Set in the center of France,  fueled  by very good wine and goat-cheese. party time with moving music from around the globe feat excellent tracks by Amsterdam Klezmer Band, Les Négresses Vertes, El Gran Silencio, Watcha ClanPadamBarleyjuice, Noir Desir, DJ Zebra, The Lost Fingers, Mongo Santamaria, Bob Marley and others in the mix.

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24 Hour Party Rockers 2

Another chapter of 24 hour party rockers with a selection slightly influenced by the love for independent musicians and bands playing around with sounds and beats. A love that started during the roaring years of madchester raving. Feat music by Levitation, Iron And Wine, Children Collide, 2020 Soundsystem, Kid Loco, Unkle, The Blow Monkeys, Caligola and many others.

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Juiceville II

Welcome back to Juiceville, enjoy our music! Once again a whole lotta fun with vintage vibes. This time featuring Bill Dogget, Klaus Weiss, Sevil & Ayla, Dr john the Night Tripper, Black Joe Lewis And The Honeybears, Baby Washington, Los Destellos, Encarnita Polo, Roland Covac Orchestra, Erlon Chaves e Banda Veneno and many others. Selected and Compiled by Rafadelic 2012

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DJ Set at A.P.E. Amsterdam

Rafadelic DJ Set @ Amsterdam Plens Event Pool Party | These are the Breaks!  Lots of remixes and edits by the most spicy beatmakers around feat Featurecast, Fatboy Slim, Groove Armada, Los Lobos, Orbital, Eric B And Rakim, The Beatles, Fast Eddie, Boney M, The Third Degree, Yam Yam and many others.

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Solta a Franga | Sitar Edition

Used throughout the Indian subcontinent, particularly in Northern India, Pakistan and Bangladesh, the sitar (Hindi: सितार, Bengali: সেতার, Urdu: ستار, Persian: سی‌تار ) became known in the western world through the work of Pandit Ravi Shankar in the late 1950s. The Sitar is ubiquitous since the Middle Ages and still played and sampled in contemporary genres. Like within the realms of Funk: on account of artists like The Bamboos, Sohail RanaMorcheeba, Dust Galaxy (Rob Garza), Sansura, Fort Knox Five, Thievery Corporation, Bob Sinclair, Mukta, Bebo Best and other artists integrating the instrument with spot on grooves. Enjoy this right here in the special Rafadelic mixture for you to enjoy.

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Solta a Franga #05 – Latinbeats Edition

Breakbeats with a distinctively Latin style including jazz, Cuban and Mexican breaks, some Mestiza, Calypso, Flamenco, Rumba and Pasodoble from Spain. Feat tracks by Dusty, Tom Eno, Los de Abajo, Marios Tuna, Norman Jay, Kongas, DJ Pharoah, Bostich and Fussible, Makala, Frohlocker, Captain Planet, Marcelinho da Luha and many others… Enjoy!

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