What is Prime Source ?
Prime Source is a Modern Funk/Boogie/Jazz-Funk/Soul web magazine, presented collaboratively by Albin (Boogie80/Avant Garde Records) & Walla P (Voyage Funktastique). Each month, we will feature exclusive interviews, mixes, record reviews, and a selection of hand-picked tracks. In addition, Prime Source’s main objective is to provide more visibility to the current Modern Funk scene; for the artists, labels, djs and the records stores, therefore you will find an exhaustive directory where you can discover, and learn more about the architects of the movement.
Albin is the co-founder of Boogie80.com, a website created in 2012 that is dedicated to ’80s Soul, Funk, Boogie, Disco music. Boogie80 has become the online reference point for ’80s Boogie lovers all around the world. Albin is also an avid vinyl collector who regularly appears amongst other guests on the Crate Diggers Show . Albin is also the founder of Avant Garde Records , a record label specialising in Modern Boogie music made by artists who recreated the classic sound of the 80’s with extraordinary authenticity.
Walla P is recognized as one of funk’s modern ambassadors, thanks to his expertly-curated selections and passionate demeanor. Armed with a profound love of all things funky, Walla shares his passion through rare grooves and dance moves, as he journeys effortlessly from classic to modern funk. The Music Is My Sanctuary collaborator has broadcasted his vibes to audiences in Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam, Lyon, Brussels, Frankfurt, Cologne, Nantes, Montpellier, Marseille, Strasbourg, New York, Los Angeles & Chicago, shared the stage with DâM-Funk, Kaytranada, Pomo, Onra, Peanut Butter Wolf & Breakbot. He’s been invited to perform on Boiler Room