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Tokyo Dawn Records The Boogie Volume 4

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on March 1, 2014 by dk

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TDR’s series of boogie breaks turns four, aiming at take selected 80’s sounds of our youth to new levels of funk. Connecting the dots between early electro, hip hop and house, this compilation redefines boogie based on neon synths, soul chords and a decent portion of robot funk.
Feel invited to ride an exciting new wave of artists combining latest production techniques with classic grooves deeply rooted in 80’s boogie wonderland. Highlights from TDR’s latest album and remix projects are also featured, including artists like Opolopo, SoulParlor, Personal Life, Positive Flow, Reggie B, Amalia, Omar, DJ Vadim, Fat Freddy’s Drop & more.
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Reggie B – DNA(Preview)

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on November 6, 2013 by dk

Reggie B - DNADNA strings of ancient and new dimensional funk interweave to reclaim the pyramids of our time. Travelling light years from Mars to Orion, new horizons of perception and vibration become clear, taking the listener on a quest for more funk and fantasy in their life.
This is Reggie B’s musical DNA, a personal testament of his unique funk straight from Khemit. Additional juggernauts featured on this 74 minute space odyssey include B. Bravo, DJ Spinna, Donald Hayes, Kevin Pierce, Onra, Salva and more.

http://www.tokyodawn.net/reggie_b-dna/

Amalia – Makings Of (Preview+Video)

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on January 4, 2013 by dk

amalia making ofTDR throws you head first into the deep end of Amalia’s growth as an artist. Time shifting back and forth, tumbling towards funk ecstasy, a soulful quest to find her true-self through lost releases and cosmic connections.

Reflecting on lust, hope and heartbreak, we experience a confidence exuding her debut ‘Art Slave’. Amalia opens wider and battles her intrinsic obsession with freedom, collaborating with a worldwide underground of artists from Detroit to Senegal. Breaking out, she tries to fly outside her comfort zone to challenge any pre-conceived notions of what true love and funk may be…

Release date January 14th 2013

 

More/Preorder HERE

2012 Decibel Festival program revealed!

Posted in News with tags , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , on August 1, 2012 by dk

2012 Decibel Festival Full Lineup – 30+ new performers added!

30+ performers have been added to the 2012 9th Annual Decibel International Festival including the legendary DJ Shadow, MiMOSA, Tycho, Star Slinger, Tipper, Dam-Funk, Clark, Jimmy Edgar, Sepalcure, Public Lover, MachinedrumGeorge FitzGeraldPeter Van HoesenObjektBrailleJeff SamuelGroudislavaEpromAntiVJB.BravoKeyboard Kid and more.
 
Previously announced headliners for this trend-setting festival, known as the SXSW of electronic music, include Orbital, The Cannabinoids featuring Erykah Badu, Kimbra, Carl Craig, Shpongle, Matthew Dear, Ariel Pink and Star Slinger.  STILL more to be announced.
 

ABOUT DECIBEL FESTIVAL
Decibel Festival is an annual Seattle festival of electronic music, performance, visual art and new media. Generally taking place the last week of September, it has booked over 800 artists ranging from experimental, to leading-edge electronic dance music and visual art. With a focus on live performance, interactive multimedia art, state-of-the-art sound and technology-based education, Decibel has solidified itself as one of the premier electronic music festivals and promotional organizations in the world.

For the 9th Annual Festival, Decibel expects to hit 30k attendees this year with over 130 artists from 19 different countries, plus dozens of educational speakers, making Decibel Festival an oracle for the growth of the entire international electronic music scene. The entire festival will takes place from September 26-30 at over 14 venues in Seattle, Washington.

The schedule, venues and line-up can be found below and on the Decibel website. 2nd Tier discount passes are available online and at various outlets until they sell out.

2012 Decibel Festival Schedule announced!
Click on the below showcase titles to purchase individual tickets 
dB12 Boat Party and AftdB in Duber Party Schedules coming August 1st
Still more festival showcases to be annuonced

Wednesday September 26

Kimbra
Kimbra  //  The Stepkids
Showbox at the Market  //  Doors at 9PM  // all ages

dB in Dub
Monolake + Tarik Barri  //  bvdub  //  Cyanwave
Neumos  //  Doors at 9PM  //  21+

Warp Showcase
Clark  //  Jimmy Edgar  //  MachineDrum
The Crocodile  //  Doors at 9PM  //  all-ages

Beat Prodigies
Dabrye  //  Katie Kate  //  Keyboard Kid
Barboza  //  Doors at 9:30PM  //  21+

Global Selektors 1
Appleblim  //  Jeff Samuel
Re-bar  //  Doors at 10PM  //  21+

OPTICAL 1 : GHOSTS IN THE SHADOWS
Robert Henke  //  Brock Van Wey  //  dalot
The Triple Door  //  Doors at 5:00PM  //  all-ages

Thursday September 27

Halcyonic
Orbital  //  Paul Chambers
Paramount Theatre  //  Doors at 8pm  //  all-ages

Shpongle presents The Masquerade
Shpongle  //  Phutureprimitive
Neptune Theatre  //  Doors at 8pm  //  all-ages

Starborne
MiMOSA  //  Tipper  //  Starkey
Showbox at the Market  //  Doors at 9PM  //  all-ages

Jet Jam presents
Star Slinger  //  Baths  //  Shlohmo (DJ set)
Neumos  //  Doors at 9PM  //  21+

Pop Fusion
Houses  //  port-royal  //  k.flay  //  Kids and Explosions
The Crocodile  //  Doors at 9PM  //  all-ages

Surefire Presents
Objekt  //  Kuedo  //  xxxy
Baltic Room  //  Doors at 9PM  //  21+

Dropping Gems Showcase
Balam Acab  //  Devonwho  //  Natasha Kmeto  //  DJAO
Barboza  //  Doors at 9:30PM  //  21+

Global Selektors 2
DVS1  //  Robag Wruhme  //  Peter Van Hoesen
Re-bar  //  Doors at 10PM  //  21+

Modern Love Showcase
Andy Stott  //  Demdike Stare  //  Cut Hands
Melrose Market Studios  //  Doors at 10PM  //  21+

OPTICAL 2 : ASCENSION
Maria Minerva  //  Julianna Barwick  //  Lulacruza  //  Anenon
The Triple Door  //  Doors at 5:00PM  //  all-ages

Friday September 28

Renegades of Funk
The Cannabinoids feat. Erykah Badu  //  The Starship Connection
Paramount Theatre  //  Doors at 8pm  //  all-ages

Shpongle presents The Masquerade
Shpongle  //  Phidelity
Neptune Theatre  //  Doors at 8pm  //  all-ages

Motor City Masters
Carl Craig 69 Live  //  Octave One  //  Terrence Parker
Showbox at the Market  //  Doors at 9PM  //  all-ages

Decadance
Dragonette  //  Icona Pop  //  The Knocks
Neumos  //  Doors at 9PM  //  21+

Ariel Pink & Friends

Ariel Pink  //  Dam-Funk  //  Bodyguard
The Crocodile  //  Doors at 9PM  //  all-ages

XLR8R Presents
Actress  //  Teengirl Fantasy  //  Gulls
Baltic Room  //  Doors at 9PM  //  21+

Midnight Shift Presents
Deetron  //  Oxia  //  Basic Soul Unit  //  Norman Chung
Re-bar  //  Doors at 9PM  //  21+

Raster-Noton Showcase
Byetone  //  Kangding Ray  //  EmptySet  //  AntiVJ
Melrose Market Studios  //  Doors at 10PM  //  21+

How Deep is Your Love
Dixon  //  Ripperton
Q  //  Doors at 10PM  //  21+

OPTICAL 3 : TOUCH.30
Fennesz + Jon Wozencroft Present Liquid Music  //  Biosphere  //  The Sight Below
The Nordstrom Recital Hall  //  Doors at 6PM  //  all-ages
 

Saturday September 29

Pioneers of Rhythm
DJ Shadow  //  MartyParty  //  Eprom
Showbox SoDo  //  Doors at 9pm  //  all-ages

Ghostly International Showcase
Matthew Dear  //  Tycho  //  Lusine
Showbox at the Market  //  Doors at 9PM  //  all-ages

Cerebral Vortex
Max Cooper  //  Roman Flugel  //  Matt Tolfrey
Neumos  //  Doors at 9PM  //  21+

Hotflush Showcase
Sepalcure  //  George FitzGerald  //  Braile
Baltic Room  //  Doors at 9PM  //  21+

Global Selektors 3
Axel Boman  //  MANIK
Re-bar  //  Doors at 10PM  //  21+

High and Tight Presents
Roman Flugel  //  Nina Kraviz  //  Dave Aju
Q  //  Doors at 10PM  //  21+

OPTICAL 4 : Discreet Tones
Nils Frahm  //  Orcas  //  Sylvain Chauveau  //  CFCF
Broadway Performance Hall  //  Doors at 6PM  //  all-ages

Sunday September 30

dB Finale 
John Talabot (live)  //  Public Lover feat. Bruno Pronsato and Ninca Leece  //
Pezzner World Debut Live Set
Neumos  //  Doors at 9PM  //  21+

Autonomous Music Presents
Emancipator  //  Yppah  //  The Great Mundane  //  Anomie Belle
The Crocodile  //  Doors at 9PM  //  all-ages

FoF Music Showcase
Shlohmo (live set)  //  Salva  //  Groundislava  //  Lazy Brow
Baltic Room  //  Doors at 9PM  //  21+

Nueva Forma Showcase
A Gap Between  //  The Bear and The Sea  //  IG88  //  wndfrm
Barboza  //  Doors at 9:30PM  //  21+

OPTICAL 5 : Undercurrent
Windy and Carl  //  Christina Vantzou  //  Loscil
The Triple Door  //  Doors at 5PM  //  all-ages

Tokyo Dawn Records pres.The Boogie

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Release date January 21st 2010
Label code TDR11-001
Distribution Digital / CD worldwide
Release page http://www.tokyodawn.net/the_boogie
Production AD Bourke, Addiquit, Amalia, Atjazz, Aybee, B. Bravo, Blaktroniks, Chacho Brodas, Dudley Perkins, Eagle Nebula, Favorite Flava, Georgia Anne Muldrow, John Robinson, Machinedrum, Opolopo, Omega, Portformat, Reeno, Replife, Sasac, Saturn Never Sleeps (King Britt & Rucyl), Soulparlor, Spinnerty, Stray, Swede:art, The Rah Band, Tokimonsta, Vindahl.
Additional prod. Compiled by Marc Wallowy

Genres Electro, House, R&B, Miami Bass, Future Funk

Based on groove fundamentals such as 80’s and 90’s R&B, Minneapolis funk and early electro, this compilation holds 18 modern approaches to what we like to call boogie music.

Combining neon synths and soul chords with a decent portion of future funk, we’re invited to ride an exciting new wave of artists combining latest production techniques with classic grooves deeply rooted in 80’s boogie wonderland.

Finely collected by TDR conductor Marc Wallowy, this amazing compilation features 74 minutes of dirty g-funk bangers, sweaty robot grooves, cosmic p-funk bombs and anthems of intergalatic existentialism. ‘The Boogie’ also features appetizers from forthcoming albums by Amalia, Blaktroniks, Replife, Soulparlor, Vindahl and others dropping 2011 via TDR. Connecting the dots between electro, rap, house and R&B, this exclusive outlook is equally recommended for fans of funk past, present and future!

Tracklist
01. Opolopo & Amalia – Life’s A Dance (Nu Opo Swing Mix) 6:06
02. Chacho Brodas – Siente Mi Funk 4:47
03. Spinnerty – Just Listen feat. John Robinson (B. Bravo Remix) 3:57
04. Stray – If Lovin’ U 3:26
05. Saturn Never Sleeps – The Magic Hour 3:32
06. Aybee – In Every Way feat. Omega 5:32
07. Soulparlor – Planet Sex feat. Replife 4:51
08. Blaktroniks – It Can Get Ugly 4:01
09. B. Bravo – Computa Love 4:08
10. AD Bourke – Aries 3:33
11. Favorite Flava – So Cruel (Sasac Remix) 1:54
12. Vindahl – Sometimes (12” Groove Version) 4:02
13. The Rah Band – Messages From The Stars (Original 12” Astro Mix – Atjazz Re-Edit) 4:53
14. Reeno – So Funky 4:09
15. Portformat – Mothership feat. Dudley Perkins & Georgia Anne Muldrow (Opolopo Remix) 5:14
16. Swedeart – I’m A R.O.B.O.T. feat. Blaktroniks (Tokimonsta Remix) 3:30
17. Addiquit – Take U Home 3:29
18. Eagle Nebula – What I Like 2:49
http://www.tokyodawn.net/

Swede:art -Emotional Colors Remixes

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Release date October 21st 2010
Label code TDR10-004
Distribution Digital / CD worldwide
Release page
Production Swede:art (Joachim Prügl)
Vocals Black Spade, Blaktroniks, Caits Meissner, Pursuit Grooves, Stray
Remix artists Andreas Saag (Swell Session), Aroop Roy, B. Bravo, Dandario, Devonwho, Duktus, Edizione Crumar, Ishfaq, Kidkanevil, Matt Flores, Railster, Sam Irl, TOKiMONSTA, Waxolutionists

Tokyo Dawn Records adds fourteen colorful remixes to Swede:art’s highly successful boombap album ‘Emotional Colors’.

Enjoy these musical repaints from standout producers such as TOKiMONSTA (from Flying Lotus’ label Brainfeeder), Andreas Saag (Swell Session fame Sweden), San Francisco funkateer B. Bravo and Duktus (Brownswood Records), Vienna turntablist stars Waxolutionists, Aroop Roy (Freestyle Records Japan), Matt Flores (Farside/Compost Germany), Devonwho (All City Records UK), shooting star Kidkanevil (Ninja Tune UK) and many more.

An exclusive pre-release download is now available via tokyodawn.net, three weeks before the official release date! A great opportunity to rediscover Swede:art’s original album with a different color scheme applied.

stay tuned for Tracklist

Tokyo Dawn Records pres.The Heart (Compilation)

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The heart. A vital muscle organ responsible for pumping blood through vessels by rhythmic contractions. This symbol of life and love is the quintessence of the sound concept behind Tokyo Dawn Records’ new compilation project of love-drenched heart beats.

Including over a dozen previously unreleased songs from some of today’s most engaging producers such as Machinedrum, Swede:art, Robot Koch, Jay Scarlett, Simbad, fLako, Comfort Fit and more, ‘The Heart’ also features special vocal appearances from Georgia Anne Muldrow with her original song for Mos Def’s latest album, Questlove’s sister Donn T, Quadron singer Coco, soul queen Jimetta Rose, Blaktroniks and more. 18 declarations of life, love and lust compiled by TDR founder Marc Wallowy.

‘The Heart’ will hit all major stores on September 17th 2010, but a special pre-release edition can now be downloaded here.

Jürgen von Knoblauch (Jazzanova): “A great view on the fantastic diversity of todays inbetween ground. A perfect release!”
Daz-I-Kue (Bugz In The Attic): “Quality Future Soul all the way”
Recloose (Planet E) “Great modernist adult contempo love joints!!”

Tokyo Dawn Records – The Heart (Teaser)

Release date September 17th 2010
Label code TDR10-003
Distribution Digital / CD worldwide
Release page +STREAM http://www.tokyodawn.net/the_heart

Tracklist
1. Jimetta Rose – Glory Us (2:07)
2. Kris Mars – Wake 2.0 feat. Non+ (3:29)
3. Soulparlor – I Told You feat. Colonel Red (4:40)
4. Georgia Anne Muldrow – Roses (3:41)
5. Wallis Bird – La La Land (Comfort Fit Remix) (4:57)
6. Jay Scarlett – Gentle Persuasions feat. Reggie B (4:16)
7. Swede:art – Linguistics feat. Stray (B. Bravo Remix) (3:25)
8. Addiquit – Open Eyes (4:25)
9. Exes4Eyes – Blow You (4:08)
10. Donn T – Kisses (4:55)
11. Union Analogtronics – Janasa feat. Rachel Claudio (3:10)
12. Slow Drag Travellers – Feel (3:24)
13. Portformat – Scream & Shout feat. Miles Bonny (3:06)
14. Hygher Baby – Let U Go (DJ Asparagus Remix) (2:34)
15. fLako – I Want You feat. Dirg Gerner (2:50)
16. Robot Koch vs Numaads – Now (4:05)
17. Blaktroniks – Fais Moi Fremir feat. Sheila Monique (3:55)
18. Vindahl – Head Over Heels feat. Coco (3:37)

Production B. Bravo, Blaktroniks, Comfort Fit, DJ Asparagus, fLako, Jay Scarlett, Machinedrum, Non+, Portformat, Robot Koch, Simbad, Soulparlor, Swede:art, Union Analogtronics, Vindahl
Additional prod. Compiled by Marc Wallowy
Vocals Addiquit, Coco (Quadron), Colonel Red, Donn T, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Hygher Baby, Jimetta Rose, Kris Mars, Miles Bonny, Nuumads, Rachel Claudio, Reggie B, Slow Drag Travellers, Stray, Wallis Bird

Genres Future Soul, R’n’B, Alternative Hip Hop

For more check Tokyo Dawn Records

EMN:Another (Forward Thinking) release from TDR -Autumn Compilation 2010,for your Heart and (Future)Soul
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