DJ Center’s Push The Fader Radio & “Tout Passe” MP3

toutpasse800Brooklyn’s DJ Center offers his latest track, “Tout Passe” (French for “everything shall pass”) featuring Samia Farah, for a free download.  It is the first song on Center’s upcoming debut EP Everything In Time.

“Tout Passe’s” deep grooves are flavored in equal measures with downtempo, soul, roots and dub reggae, while  Tunisian-French singer Samia imbues shades of Billie Holiday and Sarah Vaughan.

Center and Giant Step are also celebrating the return of his Push The Fader radio show.


Stream Push The Fader Radio Show

DJ Center – Tout Passe featuring Samia Farah (right-click, save as)

All Points West

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All Points West Music & Arts Festival returns to Liberty State Park on the weekend of July 31-Aug 2. The second Annual Festival features a crazy lineup of 65 artists and comedians on three stages, plus a gorgeous view of the Manhattan skyline and plenty of beer gardens. In response to concerns from last year, festival producers are making extra changes to improve the experience for ticket holders, from increasing the frequency and size of the Manhattan ferry to improving the concert grounds with shorter lines, shade tents and more.

Click here for the official line up and ticket info.

Soul Brother #1 Pete Rock To Spin At Hudson 4/20

pete_rock-1Giant Step’s biweekly DJ series at Hudson Hotel welcomes back hip hop legend Pete Rock on Monday, April 20. In the 2008 series, the classic New York producer and DJ tore it up, lining the dance floor with jam after jam.

As New York City’s premier Monday night event for the last two years, the Hudson has consistently seen a curated roster of DJ legends and pioneering artists as wide-ranging as Louie Vega, Afrika Bambaataa, Jazzanova, Bobbito and Danny Krivit, playing styles from soulful house, Latin, hip hop, jazz, funk and more. Free with RSVP.