Straight From The Decks 2
The appetite for diggin’, the quest for a novelty or a forgotten rarity is what makes a DJ set!

Straight From The Decks 2


€ 24,95
  • 2 x LP
Heavenly Sweetness
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"Guts finest selection from his DJ sets. Some dancefloor classics and some discoveries"

Any DJ set tells you, unconsciously or not, about its author.

Through the record choices and the way they are organized, one can feel the DJ’s state of mind and find out a bit more about the musical deposit discovered that is being shared and dug through by him or her at the moment. The appetite for diggin’, the quest for a novelty or a forgotten rarity is what makes a DJ set a true organic living matter constantly fueled although not always, unfortunately, respected. Time stretching. Too many DJ’s made a pact with this diabolical creature. A true digital steamroller that runs over the rhythm to fix the tempo while leaving behind an agonizing drummer whose sole crime was to have been carried away by his energy and having moved forward the BPM. At the end, everything that gave charm and life to the track, its imperfections and the peculiar fact that it makes you dance faster towards its end… all these along with all the lively movements contained within the track are reduced to nothing.

My conception of music and DJ sets is the exact opposite. Since the first volume of Straight From The Decks, my DJ sets have been redesigned, refreshed and improved. However, there was no preexisting plan, they evolved naturally following my new desires.

The famous core of my indispensable musical choices started to morph little by little into something different without losing sight of its center of gravity which remains undoubtedly afro-tropical. No matter which track, its style and its origin, the quality of the music that is brought to my ears is always my sole and primary concern.

In this selection, you’ll find 7” vinyl records available to everyone sitting proudly next to some rarities found online and acquired through nerve-raking auctions battles. There are indeed exclusive remixes along with titles that until now were only available in their digital formats. Now for the first time they are available here in vinyl format. Sixteen titles which have become the heart of my sets throughout this past year. A heart which in a year will beat to a certainly different drum…

Pura Vida
Gutsto attend the next one...



  • 1.The Dutch Benglos - Shabi-Bi-Di-Do05:36
  • 2.Pat Thomas & Kwashibu Area Band - Yamona-Dam Swindle Rmx06:16
  • 3.Pupkulies & Rebecca - Saude04:36
  • 4.La Gran Banda Calena - Que Quieres Que Haga04:03


  • 1.Martina Camargo - Me Robaste El Sueno03:47
  • 2.Mackjoss - Mounadju "76"04:47
  • 3.Voilaaa - Limye-a05:25
  • 4.Jobby Valente - Mi Moin Mi Ou05:30


  • 1.Luis Dias - Liborio04:54
  • 2.Bande Gamboa - Pe Di Bissilon - Dam Swindle Rmx06:12
  • 3.Ngalah Oreyo - Aye05:11
  • 4.Alcione - Nzambi-Muadiakime04:42


  • 1.Ismail & Sixu Toure - Utammada03:23
  • 2.Pat Kalla & Le Super Mojo - Canette - Bosq Rmx03:17
  • 3.Aurelio - Nando03:00
  • 4.Chucho Pinto - Cumbia De Sal Y Azucar03:26


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