Funky Beats

“Masters Of The Edit” : An Interview With Tal M Klein

"Masters Of The Edit" : An Interview With Tal M Klein

Welcome back, this time we start a new series of interview with DJs who mastered the art of disco edits. What is a disco edit? It’s basically a special version [...]

Jopparelli Afro-Clappin-Sock-That-Conga-Shake-That-Tambourine Vinyl Set

Jopparelli Afro-Clappin-Sock-That-Conga-Shake-That-Tambourine Vinyl Set

Check what we got here. A fresh vinyl set i just recorded for your entertainment. It’s basically a party mix, so play it loud and tell us how you feel [...]

R.I.P. Fonce Mizell. A Selection Of Tunes.

R.I.P. Fonce Mizell. A Selection Of Tunes.

Time passes, sadly another legend has gone. Alphonso “Fonce” Mizell of the legendary Mizell Brothers passed away on July the 5th. Most of the great names in music we tend to remember [...]

Paul Nice – Soul On The Grill

Paul Nice - Soul On The Grill

This is an update of one of our first and forgotten post. You can now listen to this great mix using Soundcloud. Enjoy If you are fed up with today’s [...]

They Strike Again: Grant Phabao & Djouls – Cosmic Tropical Disco

They Strike Again: Grant Phabao & Djouls – Cosmic Tropical Disco

We are very busy in these days and we don’t really have enough time to make some proper post. What we can do is just a quick post to point [...]

R.I.P Gil Scott Heron

R.I.P Gil Scott Heron

One of the greatest of all time! “RIP GSH..and we do what we do and how we do because of you.” Chuck D    

What’s going on around the web? (part 2)

What’s going on around the web? (part 2)

Once again I am here to give you a couple of precious directions to the right Internets music pages. The more I search for music, the more I find unmissable [...]

Ebo Taylor Is Coming To Town

Ebo Taylor Is Coming To Town

Yes, Ebo Taylor is definitively coming to town. This short post is a personal announcement: If you live in the north of Italy and you love African music as much [...]

Solar Powered Space Trees (A Space Mix) by rchecka

Solar Powered Space Trees (A Space Mix) by rchecka

After the two previous mixes, Rchecka is blessing us with another quality session. He kindly sent us this new matherial and we had the chance to listen it in advance: we guarantee [...]

Get Your Grime On: Free Cookies From Butterz

Get Your Grime On: Free Cookies From Butterz

Hey everybody, here we are with some cutting edge grime beats from UK. Don’t know what grime is? Check the wikis, it’s all there! Here’s an excerpt, you know sometimes [...]

Boombass Plays Prince

Boombass Plays Prince

You know what I’m listening those days? I’m listening Prince. We’ve not posted a lot of Roger Nelson matherial here, and thats quite surprising because I’ve always listened Prince actually, [...]

Marvin Gaye – Remember

Marvin Gaye - Remember

This footage about the late Marvin Gaye, it’s an intimate and personal look, into a short period of his life he spent in Belgium in 1981. Richard Oliver, the director, [...]

Panoramic Selection by Marty (March 2011)

Panoramic Selection by Marty (March 2011)

With this post I just want to give you a panoramic view of what I am listening to in this March 2011. I would like to try to do this [...]

…And Sometimes A Video Is Worth A Thousand Talks

Ebo Taylor plays tribute to Ali Farka Toure!

Sometimes A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words

Sometimes A Picture Is Worth A Thousand Words

…or even more… (via this is not porn)

Africa Hi Tech Live @Deviation

Africa Hi Tech Live @Deviation

What’s better that goin to a club and dancing the night out to an experienced sound system playing an incredible variety of different sounds and rhythms? That’s what we try [...]

Disco Is Dead but Hip Hop Lives: 2 Great Mixes By Cut Chemist

Disco Is Dead but Hip Hop Lives: 2 Great Mixes By Cut Chemist

Welcome back, this time we got two crazy fresh mixes by one of the greatest Djs ever. He jumped on the Soundcloud bandwagon and dropped two gems for his fans. [...]

Happy New Year!

Enjoy your party and see you in a few days… In the meantime listen to this magic mix: Gilles Peterson Worldwide international! Thanks again to Core News

Hermeto Pascoal – Live At Montreux Jazz Festival

Great performance, from minute five is just crazy! When you really learn music, you learn all music. Music is like the air and the water. It flows from here to [...]

3 Sophisticaded and Uncompromising Mixes: Gilles Peterson, Superfly Mag and Shackleton

Still busy here at M&J, workin on the new site and preparing some big post coming soon. But in the meantime we cannot leave you without something to listen as [...]

More Voodoo Funk

Damn, he did it again: Frank is back with nothing less than 5 mixes! He made a mix for each style: Afrobeat, Afro Funk, High Life, Afro Rock and Afro [...]

Henry Threadgill – Hamburg 1988

Henry Threadgill - Hamburg 1988

What a fantastic live session!

We Keep It Real Like Jeru!

If you are around don’t miss it! Otherwise enjoy this Fat Freddy’s Drop concert!

What’s going on around the web?

Since we started out our site the “music-blogs-game” has developed a lot over the years. From few interesting pages worthing a visit, we have now thousand of unmissable spots around [...]