To celebrate, with have a guest! He’s living in Lisbon and is an old friend of mine from Marseille, Déni Shain. He is right now on tour in Mexico and I’ve invited him to record a mix for my radio show on Radio Grenouille. As usual, recorded live in Entropia, San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico.
French producer and D.J. Déni Shain started writing music during an 10 year-long musical adventure through the West coast of Africa, Mexico, Spain Portugal and France. Now based in Lisbon, his unique hybrid sound joins the dots between Afro-beats, Disco-Funk and groovy breakbeat & Tropical influences.
His first EP, released in 2007, featured both French jazz musicians and African vocalists, and was produced by Cryptophyte records and distributed on « Jarring effect » CD1D web Shop , was heavily played by radios around the globe, Africa, Switzerland, France, Mexico……..
His Second Ep released in 2014 Featured differents artists from everywhere in the world. Like JERRY THE CAT (Détroit), JIM DUNLOOP (Berllin), Tomiyoung (Nigeria), Nathalie Oliveri (Chicago) and more . Since he moved to Portugal, Déni Shain has met and worked with some good names. He’s been remixing for Paljoey (Boogie Down Production/BBE Records/LOOP-D-LOOP « New York » ), Mr Bird (BBE Records/Fat Bird Sounds/Vital Force/Heavy Duty Booty « U.K. ») Michael Berczelly (Thirteen moons Recording, « Mexico ») and also Jerry the Cat (Sound Signature, « Detroit »).
Here we are, for the third year, Guarana Groove and Monsieur Sy will record, once a month, a mix. And we begin now with an « only Vynils mix », 7inch, 45t, recorded as usual live in Entropia, San Cristobal de las Casas, Mexico, Enjoy!
Really late in every things, I will be late to wish you an happy new year 2013. And we will begin the year in music with a new LIVE MUSIC AND MIX made for Radio Grenouille in Marseille, France. The live band today is a duo, MILK. She comes from Alaska and he’s Mexican and they both sing really well, mix of covers, mexican songs, and their own compositions.
So let’s have a hear to the MILK band and just after, a new mix fromm Guarana Groove.