De Puta Madre’s “Une ball dans la tête” finally released on vynil …

                          I had heard the news from the grapevine several weeks ago but I’m still blown away by the news … This record is a staple in Brussels hip hop, a record that marked a step in the history of belgian hip hop, [...]

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Deeper in the Woods

So, actually, last weekend was all about this festival called Deep in the Woods in Massembre. I was there on saturday (unable to perform, but that’s another story), Funky Bompa was there on sunday; and our goods friends J To The C & the Bad Mothas were there on friday. We were all asked to [...]

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BACK TO NICENESS 03/09/11

The Brownswood Bubblers number 7 is in the pipeline and we start exploring it with The Park, let us also discover 2 new Tru Thoughts releases with Mark de Clive Low feat. Nia Andrews and The Quantic Soul Orchestra covering D’Angelo with the vocal help of Alice Russell, also, we have the new track by [...]

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BACK TO NICENESS 27/08/11

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Some new, some old, some classics, some discoveries, some afro, some latin, some hip hop, … After one week of well deserved holidays, we’re back on the airwaves … last week’s show will be uploaded as soon as I recover my computer … Thanks again to the Supafly Ladies for filling in for us that [...]

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Machine Soul (A history of techno)

While doing my shopping in my neighbourhood, I stumbled upon a new book shop just around the corner. A little bookshop. Just opened . I consider the opening of a bookshop as a victory against ignorance nowadays. And, the opening of an independant bookshop, as a victory against mass consuption … Anyway, in between a [...]

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WE LIKE IT LIKE THAT : A BOOGALOO DOCUMENTARY IN THE MAKING

We absolutely love latin music at Strictly Niceness. Especialy, that nuyorican scene of the end sisties-early seventies that is now called Boogaloo. A mix of latin melodies and arrangements, jazz, rock and funk rhythms sung either in English or in spanish. We saw via Soul Sides that, there is a documentary in the making. Which [...]

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STRICTLY NICENESS ACCORDING TO FUNKY BOMPA

Funky Bompa is a new Strictly Niceness Resident dj and a long time friend of the family… He’s very keen on using the wax he digs while travelling around the world, editing those beauties found everywhere and press them on dubplates … You can find him behind the decks of the parties called “Tropical” in [...]

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Welcome to the remixed site of Strictly Niceness.

First of all, thanks you for coming down here, coming to our parties and listening to our podcasts (updated at least on a weekly basis). We’ll try to provide the nicest vibes, the nicest music, the nicest party pictures. This is Season 10. This needs a celebration in due form and time. This site aims [...]

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BACK TO NICENESS 13/08/11 : SPECIAL GUEST CHIP FU

BACK TO NICENESS 13/08/11 : SPECIAL GUEST CHIP FU by Strictly Niceness on Mixcloud

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