Finding the Funk
The King Rooster – Gator Jerky / Ain’t Got Time For That
It is a small and sweet label, that we created almost 13 years ago. Our goal was to surface Funk, that otherwise would probably remain unheard. Back in the hay days of Funk, most were recorded on 45 singles in small print runs. Also, most bands only recorded a few tracks that way before they […]
DEEP BREEZ: PROJECT DRAW B/W HAMMER FEAT. P.SO, JISE ONE & DJ STATIC
Listen! Brand new Funk straight from London. Available for order NOW, we are happy to present The King Rooster, feat. Florelie Escano on Our Label Records! You might recognize some of the Funksters of this excellent and well-rehearsed combo.
ANDY COOPER: ACTION! B/W DON’T HOLD THE FEELING IN
Breez Evahflowin’ is back on the scene and here he teams up with Big Deep of 2 Hungry Bros. to form Deep Breez. This first release reveals their passion for comics and Breez’ career in illustration over an energetic Latin-infused Boom Bap beat, while the flip brings you a New York City True School Dream […]
The Story of … “F**c Off And Leave Me Alone!”
Off the brandnew Action EP (released digitally with Audio Network), here is two new tracks by Andy Cooper of Ugly Duckling. Straight up funky HipHop that’s guaranteed to make fingers pop and heads bop (Buy Now). Andy Cooper “Action!”” b/w “Don’t Hold The Feeling In” ORIGU45-004 Release-date: 16. June 2017 LIMITED EDITION 300 COPIES comes […]
Why “Gold Digger”? Sasha explains…
It was released as the third single on Our Label Records in December 2006. By now all 1200 copies worldwide are gone and it appears that finally, the tune turns some heads.
Review: James Brown – Live at the Apollo IV
Inspired by a true life story and then a combination of Ian’s Groove, Sasha’s lyrics and the band’s skill to turn this into a Funk favorite! Sasha, the soulful singer from The Getup, explains, what inspired her to write about the “Gold Digger” and how the song was put together: If you want to hear […]
DJ-Bundles of Our Funk 45s now available
Record Store Day 2016. Generally a good idea, however, it seems that there are hardly any vinyl records that Funk freaks eagerly wait for. So I meandered into my local Wrecka Store Groove City a couple of days before RDS and had a chat with the lovely Marga. The James Brown Live at the Apollo […]
The Getup – Gold Digger / Fat Pat’s Kitchen
We have upgraded Our vinyl shop and now offer DJ-Bundles for most of Our Funk 45 releases. Instead of paying 7.50 Euros per single, you can get a bundle of two 45s for 12.90 Euros.
The Story of … We Got One
Available for pre-order NOW, we are happy to present the second single by the fabulous The Getup on Our Label Records! After the slammin’ 7-inch „Take You Down“, Britain’s acclaimed Funk combo The Getup returns to Our Label with another heavy Funk-Doublesider.
In 2004 my dear friend Nicolas Colin had a special birthday present for me. He had told me about this amazing Japanes Funk-Band before, and in June he presented me 4 of their 7“ releases, which along with their albums where only released in Japan. Another dear friend of mine, Keb Darge, was playing a […]