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Video : Zombie Zombie rocking it live at RBMA Studios in Paris – Jun 14

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Check this vid from the Aline Aux Pays Des Merveilles videoshow that is taking place at Red Bull studios in Paris where Zombie Zombie perform live… ZOMBIE ZOMBIE from Black Office on Vimeo. VIDEO : Zombie Zombie rocking it live at RBMA Studios in Paris – Jun 14
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Zombie Zombie’s Loubia Hamra OST is finally available in full on vinyl

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After a suspenseful wait it’s finally there : Zombie Zombie’s original soundtrack for Loubia Hamra is available in his integrity on high quality vinyl. Buy and listen below… BUY VINYL on Juno LISTEN, BUY & READ : full album listening, buy links and more info
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Soundcloud & pre-order the 12′ and 7′ vinyl samplers of the forthcoming Vidal Benjamin presente Disco Sympathie edits compilation

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This october, the compilation Disco Sympathie will be released on Versatile. It’s author is Vidal Benjamin, an outstanding dj / digger, considered by his pals as one of the most brilliant in his category. And that says a lot! Here he makes us rediscover the sound that was so characteristic of a certain early eighties french scene: wacky,...
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Gilb’R & Sotofett’s Cobra EP is on Vinyl Factory Top 10 this week

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  Gilb’R & Dj Sotofett vinyl-only recent output on Versatile, the Cobra EP, makes it on Vinyl Factory well respected weekly Top 10. Check the full top 10 and the EP review below… READ : Vinyl Factory Top 10 – 23rd June Week 2014  
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Out now on vinyl & Soundcloud listen : Gilb’R & DJ Sotofett – Cobra EP

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After the success of their first EP, Gilb’R and Dj Sotofett joined forces again for an impromptu jam in the Versatile Studio. While one was recording, the other arranged it on the fly, creating the impression of a live band playing : the result ? Two track of ‘Jungle Hypnosia’. BUY VINYL at Decks...
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Zombie Zombie – Loubia Hamra OST : listen to the full album on YouTube

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Zombie Zombie movie soundtrack for Loubia Hamra is now fully available to listen on YouTube… LISTEN Loubia Hamra OST LP on YouTube
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Etienne Jaumet plays Boiler Room Paris on Sunday June 15th

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French legendary producer Yuksek and his disco family are in Paris for a Boiler Room session on Sunday June 15th 19h00 local time and Etienne Jaumet will be part of the crew for a dj session alongsides Cosmo Vitelli, Get A Room and Marco Dos Santos. MORE INFO
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Music video : Zombie Zombie – La Danse Des Ombres

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Here it is, Zombie Zombie’s first music video from their original soundtrack for the movie Loubia Hamra. VIDEO : Zombie Zombie – La Danse Des Ombres
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Download Gilb’R Versatile Records Rinse.fm radioshow – Jun 14

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Versatile Records boss Gilb’R just got out of the Parisian studios of Rinse Fm with the recording of the new Versatile Radioshow in tow. Stream and download below for your listening pleasure !* DOWNLOAD : Gilb’R Versatile Records Rinse.fm radioshow – Jun 14
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RBMA talks with Gilb’R about I:Cube’s unreleased archive and Paris’ thriving scene

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The Red Bull Music Academy has a strong history with Versatile Records so it’s not suprising that the label boss Gilbert Cohen aka Dj Gilb’R sat down for an extended and exciting interview. The full text and audio transcription is available below. READ : Gilb’R RMBA audio and written interview – Jun 14
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Sam 7/6 : Gilb’R & Fett Burger (all night long) @ Batofar, Paris

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Le revival House que l’on a vu émerger depuis la fin des années 2000 a entraîné également son lot de chapelles avec ses gardiens du temples, ceux qui sont dans ‘l’imitation’ et ceux qui se sont réapproprier les codes pour mieux les exploser. Ces derniers en étant sans aucuns doutes les acteurs les plus...
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Gilb’R & DJ Sotofett are back to business on Versatile with the Cobra EP

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After the success of their first EP, Gilb’R and Dj Sotofett joined forces again for an impromptu jam in the Versatile Studio. While one was recording, the other arranged it on the fly, creating the impression of a live band playing : the result ? Two track of ‘Jungle Hypnosia’. READ : more info...
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Out on vinyl & Soundcloud listen : Chateau Flight + Cabaret Contemoprain = Terry Riley Cover EP

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When Chateau Flight was approached to participate to this live project of covers of contemporary music legend Terry Riley, together with Cabaret Contemporain, they immediatly said yes. The idea was to have a full live take, no edits with Chateau Flight eletronics and Cabaret Contemporain live ensemble. The result is to be heard on Versatile. BUY VINYL on Decks LISTEN & READ : Soundcloud previews,...
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Out on vinyl & listen : Chateau Flight – Classic 003 EP

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For this Versatile Classic we have chosen to re-release the old songs, released by other labels which have been long out of stock. Pergola was released on the Italian label Neroli in 2001, as a tribute to Milan’s club Pergola, while Rise and Fall was released on the compilation Trip Do West in 2003 on the parisian label RYTHMiX. After more than a decade, finally they are remastered...
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Coming back : Chateau Flight remastered classics from Neroli & RYTHMiX labels

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For this Versatile Classic we have chosen to re-release two old songs, originally released by Neroli and  RYTHMiX which have been long out stock. After more than a decade, finally they are remastered and available again. READ : more info on the EP, tracklisting & release date
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Coming in : Terry Riley covers by Chateau Flight and Le Cabaret Contemporain

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When Chateau Flight was approached to participate to this live project of covers of contemporary music legend Terry Riley, together with Le Cabaret Contemporain, they immediatly said yes. The idea was to have a full live take, no edits with Chateau Flight eletronics and Le Cabaret Contemporain live ensemble. The result is to be heard on Versatile. READ : more...
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Versatile is label of the month on Resident Advisor + download Gilb’R special RA mix

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Resident Advisor pays hommage of 18 years of parisian Versatilism with their May “Label Of The Month” feature, a long piece telling the story of Versatile Records, the team behind it and giving a glimpse of what they are heading to in the near future. Label boss Gilb’R is also offering a 56 minutes RA...
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Download Dj Atemi – Versatile Records podcast – Apr 14

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“Raphael du label Fragil m’avait invité à jouer et j’y ai rencontré Atemi. Nous nous sommes retrouvé chez lui après le gig. Ce dernier a pris les platines pendant des heures. J’ai tellement apprécié son style que je lui ait demandé de faire un podcast pour Versatile.Voilà le resultat : entre Dub, House, Hip-Hop et...
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Listen to Zombie Zombie – Loubia Hamra OST full streaming on The Drone

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French blog The Drone gives his followers the opportunity to stream the whole Zombie Zombie’s original soundtrack of Loubia Hamra movie. Click below to get to the streaming page. LISTEN : Zombie Zombie – Loubia Hamra OST full streaming on The Drone
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Download Gilb’R Versatile Records Rinse.fm radioshow

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Versatile Records boss Gilb’R just got out of the Parisian studios of Rinse Fm studios with the recording of the new Versatile Radioshow in tow. Stream and download below for your listening pleasure ! DOWNLOAD Gilb’R – Rinse.fm radioshow
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