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Weep EP Prints: Available now

Courtesy of producer Jeedo under the alias Church Boy Lou, this 4-track Weep EP is steeped in the evolution of slave spirituals into gospel music. It is songs from the field meeting the trinity of Chicago house, Detroit electro-tech and disco. The voice of producer Paul Randolph accompanies the wails and moans from Southern plantation laborers on […]

Kresge Art in Detroit: Jeedo

Genreless can’t describe the boundless ambition of our fearless label head Waajeed. This piece for Kresge Arts in Detroit (Directed by Stephen McGee) goes into his process and why he considers himself an evangelist for his native Detroit.                                   […]

Church Boy Lou – WORLD PREMIER

On 3.16.15 Benji B debuted the WORLD PREMIER of Waajeed’s new project Church Boy Lou with the track “Show Me” on BBC Radio. This cut is from the “WEEP EP” out on DIRT TECH RECK to be released on Record Store Day 2015.

DTR presents: Church Boy Lou

Black is beautiful. Black is proud. Black is unapologetic. Black is vanglorious. Black is Detroit. Black is not just February. Black is young and gifted. Black is 79th and Stony. Black is Douglass and DuBois. Black is “Why We Can’t Wait” Black is Berlin in 1936. Black is Mexico City in 1968. Black is Congo […]

Jeedeci – Cry 4 U – OUT NOW!

Today marks another fine occasion for the DIRT TECH RECK team. Jeedeci Cry 4 U 7 (DTR05A) ships today!!!! We’d like to thank all of you that placed pre orders for being so patient. We guarantee that you will be more than pleased with your signed prints. Be sure to send us a pic to […]

IN THE LAB: Jeedeci DTR05A Prints

I find joy in contrast. Light and dark. Beautiful and ugly. This was the spark of inspiration for the tone of Jeedeci prints. I’m no stranger to this imbalance, I’m as comfortable in a dice game in Conant Gardens as the MOMA in Manhattan.  With Jeedeci I played with this idea. I wanted to combine […]

Jeedeci – CRY 4 U

Jeedo + Jodeci = Jeedeci. This imaginary 21st century R&B group is back for it’s second release to serve as an aphrodisiac for your Valentine. Available in vinyl and digital formats on 2.17.15.                                                  […]