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“SHE BE LOOKIN” Rojai x GYREFUNK

by Zatoon

GYREFUNK, an often overlooked contributor to the bay area modern funk scene, teams up with Rojai, frontman for SF Bay Area’s BAYONICS, for the titled track “She Be Lookin”. Filled with live instrumentation, the bassline and breakbeat are enough to start your heart racing. Adding Rojai’s infectious vocals, they’ve created what’s sure to be a […]

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QUANTIC, BLOCKHEAD, DJ VADIM

by Zatoon

This is a showcase of cutting edge musical producers like you’ve never seen!!! SunsetSF and HUSH:SF present a rare showcase of cutting edge electronic producers featuring Quantic, Blockhead, and DJ Vadim. Tru Thoughts veteran Quantic is best known for his fusion of traditional South American beats with modern production styles and will play one of […]

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SABROSO! A Road Trip to Colombia’s Caribbean Coast

by Zatoon

This documentary video takes you on a journey along the caribbean coast of colombia’s rich music culture.  IT’S A RHYTHM THING  Explore the vibrant culture of the contemporary Caribbean music scene in this Native Instruments original documentary. Producer Mauricio Alvarez takes us on a trip from Bogotá to the Colombian coast in an attempt to […]

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Offical Trailer ‘Finding Fela’ To Begin Its North American Theatrical Run In August

by Zatoon

Finding Fela, the documentary from Academy Award-winning filmmaker Alex Gibney which Okayafrica/Okayplayer co-produced alongside Jigsaw Productions and Knitting Factory Entertainment, will begin its North American theatrical run in August.  Watch it below and scroll on for a list of North American theatrical dates. The Finding Felasoundtrack, which includes 17 of Fela’s classic tracks plus a never-before released live version of “Colonial Mentality” […]

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LargeUp Premiere: Kabaka Pyramid’s “Liberal Opposer”

by Zatoon

Kabaka Pyramid is about to be everywhere this summer. California’s Sierra Nevada World Music Festival, Reggae Summerjam in Germany, Rototom Sunsplash—you can find Kabaka’s name on the bill at nearly every one of the season’s big reggae fests. Kabaka is a musician and producer straight out of the streets of Kingston, Jamaica. Since the 2011 […]

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Album Review: “All People” – Michael Franti and Spearhead

by Zatoon

Michael Franti and Spearhead’s latest project “All People” dropped a little bit ago and if you’re looking for an album that’ll make you feel good, jump around a little bit, and learn a couple things in the process then this is for you. A lot of the tracks feel like you would find them on […]

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Wyclef Jean- April Showers Mixtape

by Zatoon

They say April showers bring May flowers and it looks like Wyclef just dropped a couple bouquets of quality tracks to usher in the spring. The eclectic is back at it, releasing an array of songs with his signature sound and a number of features, ranging from Wakka Flocka to Mobb Deep. It’s been a […]

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Funky Mosquito Reggae Roots & Rasta Mix Twelve (Hip-Hop meets Reggae One)

by Zatoon

While taken a dip into the world of Soundcloud I came across this gem of a mix. This mix is a blend of Reggae beats with Hip Hop track from all of the world. Cheers to Funky Mosquito for this great mix. Also stay tuned on Zatoon for an exclusive Zatoon and Funky Mosquito mix! […]

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Happy Punch I December Mix I Elotoric Relaxation (Mo’tetai)

by Zatoon

Dj collective Happy Punch from Japan is back with their December mix called Elotoric Relaxation (Mo’tetai) a chill mix for your musical enjoyment. Every time these guys drop a mix, we know we’re going to hear some good music! Enjoy. A big Shout out to Happy Punch, Happy Holidays and a Happy New Year fellas! […]

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Throwback Track: Bob Marley & The Wailers – “Burnin’ & Lootin'”

by Zatoon

The throwback track of the day is the classic, “Burnin’ and Lootin’,” by Bob Marley and The Wailers. Enjoy. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]Tweet

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