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Archive for August, 2011

california soul | 2011


Hangin’ with the homies at California Soul!!

(jeremy soul, b nasty , rich medina, monalisa, myself, babybubba)


Dj A-Ski > special guest . WE BUILD HITS RADIO | NYC


Unique74 | LONG BEACH FUNK FEST | 2011 | this saturday


http://www.lbfunkfest.com/


(FYI: I am spinning/set time at THE RHYTHM LOUNGE 8p-9p)

This is the official event page for the 3rd Annual Long Beach Funk Fest.
Don’t miss the 3rd annual Long Beach Funk Fest! Saturday August 20, all ages and FREE. 1pm-11pm
presented by the DLBA and RDA as part of SAM (Summer and Music)

Featuring..
Fred Wesley and the New JB’s
Steve Arrington formerly of Slave
Zigaboo Modeliste of the Meters
the Big Ol’ Nasty Getdown
Ronkat Spearman’s Katdelic
Str8 Funk feat. Patryce ‘Choc’let’ Banks formerly of GCS
Delta Nove
Pinot
plus more!
DJ’s, art, dance, Kid’s Zone of Funkativity, Lil Big Ups kid’s group, Sea Funk Brass Band
now go and tell airbody! Invite all of your friends.

(Im playing here this Saturday!!! Stay tuned for me set time!! Just to get you in the mood…LISTEN>http://djaski.podomatic.com/entry/index/2010-08-20T06_13_52-07_00)


Unique74 Revisited | Vibe #5 Jeffrey Connor feat.Eric Gales, Dj A-Ski | James Brown’s I Feel Good (I Got You)

Wow, talk about diggin’ in the crates..this was a project that we constantly rehearsed and played out at different venues around early 2000. A big shout to my good friend JEFFREY CONNOR for digging this gem up!!


never no more..

It was fun while it lasted..(I use to go IN!! do you hear me?! lol I would get the 2 for 1 apple pie!! Paradise!!)


In The Present (but still…) | Dj A-Ski (Northern Soul, Funk , etc) >MIXTAPE >brand new!

http://djaski.podomatic.com/entry/index/2011-08-15T09_37_00-07_00

Come on Down | Greg Perry
Kufunya Mapenzi (making love) | Ramsey Lewis
The Good Lord Knows | The Four Tops
Fight Back | Solomon Burke
My Bag | Leon Patterson
Nothing But A Heartache | The Flirtations
Let Run Into Your Lonely Heart | Eddie Kendricks
When You Have Love | Felony Theft
Tanga Boom Gok |The Nite Liters
Looking Through The Window | Eddie Black Speed
Come On Go With Me (To Dance Land) | The 35th St Gang
Whatcha Wanna Do | LTD
Its The Music | Leroy Hutson
Nija (Street Walk)| The Fatback Band
Mirror, Mirror | 21st Century
All About The Paper | The Dells
Soulful Strut | Bill Deal
Say It Again | The Sand Peebles
I Remember You | Ponderosa Twins
United | The Music Makers
Peace Begins Within | Bobby Powell
Let Go | Tito Rodriguez
Peace, Friendship, Solidarity | Joe Bataan
Aint No Sunshine | Carl Mcknight
Kiss By Kiss | Syl Johnson
Good Guys Only Win In The Movies | Mel & Tim
Walk In The Night | Junior Walker All Stars

ALL VINYL..a very spur of the moment mix..no edits or Serato..back to the basics..retrograde was trying to stump me a little on a couple songs.. ..but we know how to work around that..lol..Its been nearly a year since I owe all of you a mix…I’ve been really busy working very very very hard on new projects and developing my record label UNIQUE74 ..I THANK YOU FOR ALL OF YOUR LOVE AND SUPPORT…It has been a huge inspiration to work even harder and keep bringing quality music and vibes..THANK YOU!!! A VERY SPECIAL THANK YOU TO MY DEAR FRIEND and SUPER BEAT MAKER/DJ >ASLOW ONE | http://soundcloud.com/aslow for this assist on mixing/mastering). UP-wards!!!

Mastering/Mixed by
ASLOW ONE >http://soundcloud.com/aslow

Selections,Blends,Scratches,Creative Direction, Compiled by
DJ A-SKI > http://unique74mag.com


Unique74 | “I AM ALI” By Dream Hampton | movie

Big shout to my Philly peoples Mark Anthony Benson http://www.luvthesoul.com/
for putting me up on this gem…Powerful..

I AM ALI By Dream Hampton

http://thestartingfive.net/2009/03/13/i-am-ali-by-dream-hampton/


the general store. dj a-ski + dj jun | dtla | 8.10

Please join DJ JUN & myself 2moro..we will be spinning at this event..Im on from 7:00p-8:30p..
General Store event this Wednesday, August 10th @ 715 S. Los Angeles St. Downtown LA (cross st. is 7th) from 7-10pm.

more info..link
http://generalstorepopup.t​umblr.com/