Please meet: DJ Pari
Please meet: DJ Mr Lob
If you have followed Osaka Monaurail, in particular during their time with Marva Whitney or Martha High, you will have come across DJ Pari. Formerly of Germany, he chose the US as his home decades ago and currently resides in Richmond, Virginia. Still looking young and fresh, though. Read what makes him tick below, as […]
If you ever travel down under, make sure to stop by Melbourne, Australia to catch DJ Mr Lob (Rob Steer) and shake your stuff to his eclectic selection of funk, soul, hip hop, reggae, jazz, latin, ethio, afro, disco, jazzy hip hop! For a taste, check out his Mixcloud shows, which have reached top ranks repeatedly. […]
800th WeFunk Show!
We had such a blast celebrating Our first decade! Without all of you this would not have possible and we very much look forward to the next years. And thank you for the kind words some of you already sent to us. Have a look at a selection: The New Mastersounds Roy Nakata of Osaka […]
Soul Time with Speech
Congratulations WeFunk Radio! Last November the show celebrated its 18 years and 800 shows! What an achievement. Which other radio show has been around that long with the same team, the same mission and the same vibe? Fantastic! Make me stop praising this very influential show. The combination of Raw Funk and Hip Hop makes sense, […]
Lucinda Slim, Keb Darge, Gabe Roth and the Haggis Horns!
A rather excellent radio show can be heart every Friday night from 8pm and Saturday from 6pm on Absolute Radio 60s. Pete Mitchell presents this two hour show very well and knowledgeably. Fed from his extensive record collection of classic Stax & Motown it is a pleasure to listen to, for example on Mixcloud, which […]
Funky Dinner with Professor Groove
Here at Our Label HQ we cannot wait to hear this record. Have a look at the video and I am sure, you’ll want to reserver your copy of this gem: Support it on Indiegogo here: https://www.indiegogo.com/project/lucinda-slim-vinyl-lp/embedded/10131744
Sharon Jones: The amazing live show
It happens only every four years or so, but having a chat with Professor Groove of WeFunk Radio is always a true pleasure! A lovely guy with a deep knowledge of Funk.
Vinyl: The New Mastersounds LIVE
She has been around for a while. Her band of equal fame are as tight as ever and nobody can ignore the fact that she almost single-handedly brought real Soul back into the American mainstream. I take solace in the fact that the music biz has to watch from the wings as every late night […]
Legendary Wild Rockers Tour
It was a fabulous concert. Helmut from Légère Recordings had organised it and it provided the grand opportunity to see The New Mastersounds live again in Hamburg. We as insiders (of course) knew that the room next to the one where the band played, had been filled with expensive recording equipment. The output is now available […]
Keb Darge (Legendary Wild Rockers/BBE, UK) & Gu (Juke Joint Music/Our Label Records, D) For the release of his newest compilation „Legendary Wild Rockers 3“ (BBE, June 2013) the Scottish master of rare records, Keb Darge, is coming back from his new home on the Phillipines, to showcase his love for rare Rockabilly and Surf […]