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Detroit Love Vol. 3 - Waajeed

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For the third instalment of Detroit Love’s acclaimed mix series, none other than Dirt Tech Reck label boss and Slum Village co-founder Waajeed steps up for a 20-track mix paying tribute to the margins of Detroit and beyond.
Hot on the heels of Carl Craig and Stacey Pullen’s mixes, Waajeed's tells a highly personal tale of the Detroit spirit, of
someone living and breathing its culture since a young age. Having grown up to the sounds of Roy Ayers, Kraftwerk
and Funkadelic, cultivated his sonic profile alongside J Dilla as part of Slum Village, Waajeed launched his own Dirt
Tech Reck label that veers towards more dancefloor-focused tracks. And even though Waajeed’s sound has gone
through a multitude of changes over the years, his cautious understanding of the symbiosis between soul and grit
has always remained true to its Motor City roots.
For the mix he calls upon a number of his most respected contemporaries, forging an authentic blend of genres
spanning familiar grooves and a slew of unheard exclusives. From Patrice Scott and Doc Link to LADYMONIX and DJ
Rimarkible, Detroit Love V o l. 3 blends the old and the new, the jazzy and the industrial, bound together by their
idiosyncratic nods to the city’s legacy.
The vinyl release will include an eight-track package featuring many of the new and exclusive tracks from the
compilation, including unheard material from Roddy Rod, Damon Bell and Teflon Dons amongst others.
1. 14Kt – We Out Chea
2. Black Loops – Higher
3. Tall Black Guy – Coffee Room
4. Patrice Scott – The Detroit Upright
5. Scott Diaz – We Reminisce
6. Rocco Rodamaal – Someday (Brian Tappert Rework)
7. Doc Link – Jackin Jazzy
8. Ninetoes – Stand Up
9. Sergio Fernandez – Urano Beatz
10. D-Love Muzic – Celestrial (Club Mix)
11. Damon Bell feat. Camille Safiya – Mermaid Blues
12. Roddy Rod – Overbite
13. Matthew Law – Minimariddim
14. Joss Moog – 196
15. Teflon Dons – Gonna Tell Me
17. Harry Romero – Revolution (Deep In Jersey Extended Mix)
18. DJ Rimarkable – I’m In Trouble
19. Lux Groove – Setup
20. Preslav & C.Scott – Achey Brakey
A1. Roddy Rod – Overbite​
A2. 14Kt – We Out Chea
B1. D-Love Muzic – Celestrial (Club Mix)
B2. Teflon Dons – Gonna Tell Me
C2. DJ Rimarkable – I’m In Trouble
D1. Matthew Law – Minimariddim
D2. Damon Bell feat. Camille Safiya – Mermaid Blue