repress, known for being at the forefront of the hi-tech jazz sound, underground resistance s timeline releases it s first ep on the new label 4evr 4wrd, founded by it s band leader and keyboardist jon dixon. this 2 track ep is sure to have your heads bobbing and feet moving on and off the dance floor.
after releasing three powerful edits of fly free in november 2017, jon dixon is back with a new sampa ep. inspired by the strong culture and rhythmic grooves of sao paulo brazil, dixon delivers 4 tracks sure to be a tool for any dj. with the title track paulista avenue already in the rotation of derrick may, radio slave, and gilles peterson.
with his 3rd release on 4evr 4wrd featuring a heavy lineup of some of his fellow eastsiders, jon dixon returns with something very special. this ep features the smooth vocals of amp fiddler and dames brown and has edits from waajeed, jon dixon and hip hop producer darrius quince also known as inkredibeatz
fly free is the newest ep by jon dixon on his hi-tech jazz label, 4evr 4wrd (forever forward). he collaborated with 2 good friends and detroit legends, john jammin collins and al ester to create two unique edits that best suit their personal dj style. he is no stranger to both jazz heads and techno innovators. hes played with urs timeline with mad mike, carl craig to jazz great marcus belgrave. i wanted to make something that could be the theme song for a detroit summer regardless of where you re going or coming from, jon said. i wanted to create a song that was perfect for cruising down jefferson heading to belle isle, or being stuck in downtown traffic after a game. jon dixon took something so familiar to the people of detroit and transformed it into a piece the world can dance to.