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Preslav presents…

Although not a band in a traditional sense of the word, this record was created by a rotating ensemble of players: for a brief moment, musicians from different backgrounds (in this iteration: Preslav, Kenny Peagler, Waajeed, Joe DeFazio and Phil Boyd) became a band and then went their separate ways. Rhodes, funk basslines, neo-soul chords […]

Makossa in Chicago

Had a wonderful time with Makossa in Chicago a couple of weeks ago. Here are a couple picks by @pisforprops. #MakossaCHI #KickbackSeries        

Amp Fiddler – So Sweet 12″

Amp Fiddler’s “So Sweet” Remix 12″ for the latest on Moodymann’s Mahogani Music imprint. Masters At Work partner Louie Vega gives the Motor City original a funky, soulful Nuyorican house rework that’s sure to please. On the flip, Waajeed gives “It’s Alright” the soulful treatment, featuring Ideeyah on vocals and Duminie DePorres on guitar. Instrumental included for […]

Inspiration for Waajeed’s Shango EP

Have a look into Waajeed inspiration to create the Shango EP. Filmed by Russell Stewart and edited by Waajeed. Unknown Soldier from Underground Resistance on Conga drums. Enjoy!            

Waajeed – Shango EP

For the Shango EP, producer Waajeed transitions from downbeat to upbeat on the latest release from his DIRT TECH RECK imprint with three choice cuts ranging from the millennial Blaxploitation vibes of the title track to the orgasmic, angular funk that is “Better Late Than Never” and “Winston’s Midnight Disco.” Merging the electro sounds of his native […]

Warrior Code

Detroit legends Waajeed, Duminie Deporres and Theo Parrish collaborate for a Sound Signature release. Get your copy here.

Complex Movements in Metro Times

Complex Movements present Beware of the Dandelions Flower power By Shelley Salant Inside an old car mechanic shop in northeast Detroit sits a 400-square-foot polyhedron dome. It’s the skeleton of “the pod,” the setting for Detroit artist collective Complex Movements’ multimedia project Beware of the Dandelions. Conceived by longtime Detroit-based artists and activists, this wide-ranging […]

Complex Movement Limited Prints

We’re very excited to release Complex Movements “Beware of the Dandelions EP”. This EP is over six years in the making, Invincible and Waajeed with partners Carlos Garcia (L05) and Wesley Taylor together form Complex Movements. A Detroit-based art collective that explores the connections between science and social justice through multimedia. Their limited edition 6-track […]