Friday, January 31, 2014

Kognitif - Monometric (2014)

Kognitif (Cyril Capra from Poitiers, France):  a soundscape of jazzy downtempo groove - hop-beats; solo or in collaboration with Jeremie Guerra, Jeanette Robertson and Celia Lab - each track is a gem!

Listen from soundcloud, check facebook
(see also first post --> first album) 

FREE D/L (name your price) of 14-track album Monometric (support the artist!)

One4Free: Inner City Travellin' Man

Brooklyn rapper Yasiin Bey (formerly Mos Def) and soul legend Marvin Gaye in a cool collaboration

Wednesday, January 29, 2014


Dapdown is a project by Grg Pashnin and Anton Jay from Omsk, Sibiria  - HipHop, Funk, Jazz, Downtempo and Broken Beats

HipHop, Funk, Jazz, Downtempo und Brokenbeats
HipHop, Funk, Jazz, Downtempo und Brokenbeat 
Listen and grab free d/l from soundcloud,

FREE D/L of 6-track EP It's gotta swing

Poldoore - The Day Off (2014)

New album from Poldoore  - familiar sounds in a mysterious dreamy funk affair full of shimmery, echoing melodies, teetering guitars, forward-staggering key stabs, and a stand out bass line... 

Check other posts here and here ..

Listen to The Day Off  from bandcamp

Tuesday, January 28, 2014

Estas Tonne

A musical experience of incredible magic showing the cultural richness of the world - by a passionated guitar player from Russia

FREE D/L of his work (8 albums) from bandcamp

Monday, January 27, 2014

The Dirty Diary

The Dirty Diary is a One-Man-Band based in Middelfart,Denmark: influenced unmistakably by Tom Waits, David Lynch, Ennio Morricone and other beloved freaks - Dirty Garage Blues, Spaghetti Western Twang and Rough Old School Blues...

Free d/l of DIRT RINGER (I prefer)
free d/l of   much more releases from bandcamp

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Gramatik – The Age Of Reason (2014)

New York based electronic producer & DJ Gramatik presents The Age of Reason - the perfect amount of bass and funk with various collaborators like Cherub, ILLUMNTR, Orlando Napier, and his Lowtemp label-mates Gibbz and Exmag. 

Listen and free d/l from soundcloud and
check his website for a bunch of free d/l

FREE D/L of The Age of Reason via Bittorrent

Brooklyn, New York based electronic producer / DJ Gramatik - See more at:
Brooklyn, New York based electronic producer / DJ Gramatik - See more at:
Brooklyn, New York based electronic producer / DJ Gramatik - See more at:

One4Free: Rolling In The Deep-Hackney Colliery Band

Brass-Funk from London

check bandcamp for more releases

Saturday, January 25, 2014

Dubblestandart - Woman In Dub (2014)

News from Dubblestandart: the 5-headed Vienna based band around Paul Zasky released their 13. album - featuring singers from the US, Canada, Jamaica, Iran, Barbados, UK & Euroland promoting a colorful and diverse planet of individual identities and perform 21st century dub from Eurotopia

Check their website for links to all featuring artists;

listen from soundcloud and from  tonspion

FREE D/L of 5 tracks from the album (radio edits)

Friday, January 24, 2014

Dusty Tonez

DJ and remixer from Ireland - connoisseur of funky beats

Listen and grab free tracks from soundcloud (free d/l section)

Thursday, January 23, 2014


Singer/Songwriter Harleighblu  from Nottingham, UK  unveils her debut album on Tru Thoughts -  r&b and soul with a spectacular great voice

Listen to Forget me not from bandcamp

Free d/l of I believe from soundcloud

Zvuloon Dub System

Zvuloon Dub System demonstrates conclusively why they are Israel's top reggae band, proving great roots music today

FREE D/L of 4-track EP Weed Out

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Kill Emil & The Yumas

After a trip in Cuba, Kill Emil & The Yumas formed 2012 with a simple concept:

a dj - beatmaker and a live band joining forces to play groovy music 
FREE D/L of their 3-track debut release by FrontYard

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Jalapeno Funk Vol.5

The Jalapeno Funk series in his 5th round - exclusive tracks and remixes from Valique, Quasamodo, Basement Freaks and Kraak & Smaak sit alongside tracks from Smoove & Turrell, Skeewiff, Dr Rubberfunk and a whole host of Jalapeno stalwarts...

Listen to the complete album with full length tracks from soundcloud

One4Free: Dusty Springfield - Spooky (Jayl Funk Edit)

Harbour City Electric

Harbour City Electric is a 7-headed project from Wellington, NZ - diverse influences, from Motown, Soul and Funk to Hip-hop, create their somehow familiar Kiwi-sound; maybe: downbeat acid soul - to dive deep into their soundscape track by track

FREE D/L of 5-track "EP" and 14-track album "Without a Sound"

Monday, January 20, 2014

Des Munks

DesMunks is a Des Moines (the capital of Iowa, US) based trio: drums, guitar, and bass for their catalog of blues, funk & rock - seems there will be more to come... facebook

FREE D/L of 6-track "Official Live Demo"

Soel produced by Ludovic Navarre aka St. Germain

St. Germain is the stage name of Ludovic Navarre, a French musician - playing around with samples and loops he created his brand of fusion music blending techno with jazz and blues, and ambient, house and dub. Here he collaborates with French artist Soel, the stage name of Pascal Ohsé. 

No free downloads actually but this tracks are worth your ears....

Sunday, January 19, 2014

JPOD The Beat Chef

DJ and remixer from British Columbia, Canada: JPOD’s trademark is a tasteful fusion of soulful sounds with crispy rhythms and bold basslines

Check his website: news and d/l-section

Listen and grab a heap of free tracks from soundcloud
more d/l from SwingSetSounds

Saturday, January 18, 2014

JR.Dynamite Edits

Hailing from Sydney, Australia, JR.Dynamite is an editor, producer & lover of "filtered" tracks..

Listen and grab TONS of d/l's from soundcloud,
check bandcamp

Jake Scarbrough

Antics is the debut release from Austin, TX based musician/DJ/producer Jake Scarbrough

Listen from soundcloud

FREE D/L of  4-track album "Antics"

Friday, January 17, 2014

Ramsey Hercules

DJ and Producer, owner of the label Stereopor Records, founder of the online radio Boogie.FM.

Music Restoration & Boogie For The Nation...

Listen and grab d/l's from soundcloud

Dj Booker

Dj Booker from Thessaloniki, Greece -check facebook for more infos

Listen from  soundcloud and bandcamp

FREE D/L of 9-track album Digital seeds & fetish toys

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Almighty Sion / Bolts

Almighty Sion is Bolts aka Luke Bolton (UK) and SertOne aka Bosco McAlinden (IRE) - up- & downbeat, drawing from classic soul and great world music, combined with samples into funky and irritating instrumental soundscapes

Listen from bandcamp to Collecting Dust by Bolts and The Beat Generation by Almighty Sion

FREE D/L of some (disturbing) tracks here and here

Wednesday, January 15, 2014

Uh-Oh Beats

Uh-Oh Beats is producer and beatmaker James Halton from Canton (US) - sample based music, giving credits to the 60's and 70's in his eclectic electric downtempo-groovy way: always cool with this sick beats you can't resist....

FREE D/Ls from bandcamp: 4 full length albums!

check also soundcloud for more wicked beats

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Q Funktion

Very groovy instrumental hip hop-trip hop duo based in Athens Greece

Check first post here

Listen and grab d/l's from soundcloud

find more downloads on COLD BUSTED

Monday, January 13, 2014


Sunday, January 12, 2014

Friday, January 10, 2014

Dialect Trio

Dialect Trio, Atlanta’s most expansive and eclectic instrumental ensemble, play funky, energetic music that knows no bounds

Free D/L of 17-track album Remixes and 6-track EP Preview

Thursday, January 9, 2014

Grant Phabao: Masters Of Soul

Celebrating the end of the year - or starting the new one right - Paris DJs has prepared a free EP, gathering the best reggae reworks done by maestro Grant Phabao

FREE D/L of 4-track EP Reggae Reworks Vol​.​1: Masters Of Soul

One4Free: Bombay Dub Orchestra

A great electronica - orchestral project of composers Garry Hughes and Andrew T. Mackay worth listening to....BDO

Wednesday, January 8, 2014

Richie Phoe

Richie Phoe: DJ, producer and remixer from Brighton, Britain (UK) - bouncy dub at it's very best, some name him Brighton's Lee Scratch Perry...

Check soundcloud for (few) downloads

Tuesday, January 7, 2014

Cayetano Remixed (2014)

Our downtempo, dub and funk master, Giorgos Bratanis aka Cayetano from Athens, Greece - now remixed by Blend Mishkin, Loopa Scava, Monome, Kill Emil and many more...

Listen to 15-track album "ONCE SOMETIME REMIXED"
to be released 13 January, 2014

Check also bandcamp and soundcloud

Monday, January 6, 2014

Sunday, January 5, 2014

This Is How It Should Be Done Vol. 2

Most of the featured artists and tracks I posted last year... hear what you've been missing - the top Cold Busted songs from 2013 in one place

Listen and get the 18-track album from coldbusted
(check also Vol.1)

Saturday, January 4, 2014

Stereophonk Remixes

STEREOPHONK -  our wellknown and beloved french Label, releasing funk, disco, jazz, breaks and hip hop - presents a free download compilation with 16 remixes old and new by Funky Bijou,  Ajax-Tow, Dj Marrrtin, DJ Deheb , Dj Gop & Aktshun


(for more: check also soundcloud)

One4Free: LeSale's Satanic Edit

Sammy Jenkins - Vienna, Austria

Friday, January 3, 2014

Karim Rmx: Keep The Home Fire Burnin



The Beatdown Soundmachine (LTJ XPerience)

Luca LTJ Trevisi (LTJ Xperience) - one of the first to spin House with black music, jazz and latin-bossa classics from the 70s, giving birth to the Acid Jazz and Rare Groove movements...

Listen to two seemingly endless tracks from The Beatdown Soundmachine


Thursday, January 2, 2014


Musician, occasional DJ, sonic artist, gold standard underachiever - better than most, known by few...

Listen and grab d/l for free from soundcloud

Wednesday, January 1, 2014

Vassili Gemini

DJ, producer and remixer from France - Genre: musique électronique...

Listen and grab d/ls from soundcloud

FREE D/L of  22-track album Remixes


KeX: producer and remixer from London, Britain (UK) - Ghetto Swing at its best....

Listen and grab d/l's from soundcloud