A Stable Sound Episode 10: Dilla, Black History and Valentines Celebration

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Cut Chemist hosts a celebration of Black History Month, Valentines Day and the music of J Dilla featuring mixes by Mike Styles, Kali Dubz and Marvski.

Live every 1st & 3rd Saturday from 6-8pm PST: Dublab
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Re:Fresh Finale!

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EARLY ARRIVAL HIGHLY SUGGESTED!

The end of our residency at Dba256 Bar & Gallery is upon us, our decision wasn’t an easy one and it’s certainly not goodbye forever. Individually our plates are full with great projects and events on the horizon, collectively we will return to dba256 for some very special events in 2017. We are thankful to have served #Pomona, bi-weekly since July, 2008. We’ve met a lot of great people and shared some fantastic memories. We would love to see everyone in the house, OUR HOME, one more time this year on Saturday November 12th. Thanks to everyone who has helped Re:Fresh become the most culturally unique party in Pomona, possibly ever!

With Love,
Re:Fresh Crew

LIVE & DIRECT:

– Re:Fresh Residents –
MIKE STYLES // JB // GABE REAL // SUBIRA //
+ Friends and Family

Brought to you by:
Beats of All-Nations
9:00 PM – 2:00 AM | 21+ | No Cover!

EVENT LOCATION:
Dba256 Bar & Gallery
256 S. Main St.
Pomona, CA 91766

– About Re:Fresh [POMONA] –
Established in 2008, Re:Fresh is a great collaboration of DJs, who for over the last decade established themselves through the arts & music community on the outskirts of Los Angeles. The Founding Fathers of events like More Fire Mondays, A Mic and Dimlights and the Lapa Lounge come together for the most sought out party in Pomona, playing the best in Soul, Hip Hop & World Rhythms!

FACEBOOK: http://facebook.com/beatsofallnations
TWITTER: http://twitter.com/refreshpomona
WEBSITE: https://beatsofallnations.com/
VENUE: http://dba256.com/

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COHERENCE

Sunday October 16, 2016 we are celebrating the grand opening of Nu Wave Studio/ gallery with a group art installation “COHERENCE” featuring Alex Woo Reimond Mark De Luna, Noah Moreno, Mike Bugaoan, Dstructo Manifesto and Katie Ruiz.

This visual display will also bring an exhibit for the ears; Mike Styles, Eric Redbeef Focht, Gabe Real, DMM and SimplHuman will provide the sounds for the evening. Tapas bar will also be provided by local Chefs.

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Due to limited space at the gallery this event will be rsvp only. Guests can rsvp on event page or @ nuwavestudio1@gmail.com.

#NOWPLAYING: LIVING ROOM SESSIONS x BEATS OF ALL-NATIONS

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Last month we took the crew to the One Santa Fe building in Downtown Los Angeles met with the homie AJ Mendzter at Living Room Sessions, called some friends, plugged in the turntables and flipped on the camera.  Check the sets from Porchlite, Mike Styles, Radius ETC (Live Beat Set) and El Toro Negro!  Shout out to everyone who came to hang with us!

Follow Porchlite at
facebook.com/porchlitemusic
soundcloud.com/porchlite


Follow Mike Styles at
soundcloud.com/mikestyles


Follow Radius at
soundcloud.com/radiusone
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instagram.com/radiusetc


Follow El Toro Negro at
soundcloud.com/d-musicologist

Beats of All-Nations presents Seasons Change

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On Monday August 17th Beats of All-Nations will launch Seasons Change, a 13-track feature compilation of beats and compositions that will be available to listeners for free.   On this collection we are revisited by artists whom we’ve worked with in the past, and several of which making their Beats of All-Nations debut. Following the success of his album In the Moment, Makaya McCraven, a pioneer in the new jazz era offers the live-drum heavy “Midman.” Bombay Da Realest, producer of Blu’s Good to Be Home album, hits hard with the funk inspired “Dig This”.  Sev Seveer, the highly creative abstract hip hop manufacturer of our first official release, Constant Elevation: Odessa Star, returns with vocalist Megiapa on the vibed out “C.S.G.”  International sounds however are not forgotten by Co. Fee on the Brazilian inspired “White Sands.”  The compilation comes complete with exclusive artwork designed by Deladeso.

Beats of All-Nations, founded by Mike Styles in 2009, did not set out to be a label, nor have we conformed to that title. We are a community of artists, producers, deejays music and culture enthusiasts. Our operation is small, though we are represented by many with a goal to continuously raise the bar while keeping the art diverse and the vibes just right. We feature artists you may already love, but especially those you may have never heard before. Along the way, we have given independent artists a voice and an open space to create while introducing them to new audiences. Beats of All-Nations’ very own Porchlite gets busy on the smoothed out “Where are the Roses.” French producer 7even Sun, of our second release Escapologies and our veteran engineer Choco also supply some enlightening rhythms to the project. Other contributors include wave Groove and DJ Erok of Void Shift, Radius (Etc. Records) and Repeated Measures (New Los Angeles/Beat Cinema). The comp opens with music by Aux Voyager and closes with a colossal tune by Sleep to Static two veteran producers from our community. Seasons Change will be available for free download on August 17th, 2015 exclusively on www.beatsofallnations.com.

BEATSOAN tracklist

Executive Producers
Mike Styles & Porchlite
(M.Martinez/M. Bugaoan)

Contact/Requests
beatsofallnations@gmail.com

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Makaya McCraven (International Anthem // Chicago) Live at Re:Fresh [Pomona]

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SATURDAY AUGUST 8th
Re:Fresh
Pomona Artwalk After party

IMPROMPTU DRUM & DJ SHOWCASE:
MAKAYA McCRAVEN (International Anthem/CHICAGO)

w/ MIKE STYLES

– Re:Fresh Residents –
GABE REAL // SUBIRA
JB // MIKE STYLES

Brought to you by:
Beats of All-Nations
DOORS 9:00 PM | 21+ | No Cover!

EVENT LOCATION:
dba256 Wine Bar Lounge
256 S. Main St.
Pomona, CA 91766

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TROPICALIA IN FURS, LOS ANGELES POP-UP

Words by:  Mike Styles 11402976_10153158198638515_5970895552181721580_n   Our pal and highly sought out Brazilian record collector and merchant from East Village NYC by way of Brazil is traveling with his amazing vinyl to Los Angeles!  Joel Stones is bringing the heat, spirit and legacy of his shop Tropicalia in Furs to Rappcats, pop-up location this weekend in Highland Park.

It’s been almost three years since Tropicalia In Furs has gone Underground to Otherworldly Constellations to dig for the known + Unknown Raw Beats.  Only you have the power to uncover the results of this Intergalactic Voyage.  The Vault will finally reopen on July 25 – 26 at RAPPCATS!!!
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“I will bring tons of Brazilian records, 45s, LPs, some jazz, funk, soul, prog, psych, garage, boxes of 45s with good French, Turkish, African, Northern Soul, tons of crazy stuff.” – Joel Stones

With this road trip/record caravan of course comes a long-awaited mix of gems by the man himself, Abobora Mechanica, previewing some of the stuff that will be up for purchase at this very exclusive engagement.  We’ve been bumping this set all week, its a hour long and perfect for the season.  If you’re into collecting records from around the world, or new to the style you don’t want to miss this.  Take advantage, you won’t find original pressings and quantities from Brazil like this anywhere else in the city.  See you there!

VISUAL REVIEW: Beats of All-Nations x Re:Fresh Pomona’s 5th Annual Brazilian Carnaval [Photos by Farahstop]


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Re:Fresh [Pomona] 5th Annual Brazilian Carnaval // FLYWAY at FOX

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***SPECIAL EVENT LOCATION****

Flyway at Fox

345 S. Garey Pomona, 91766

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Saturday February 21st 2015

Re:Fresh and Beats of All-Nations Present Pomona’s 5th Annual Brazilian Carnival Party!

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Re:Fresh [Pomona] February Events:

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