Another hidden gem from the Halcyon Blessup archives surfaces for your listening pleasure. The Percussionlab family blesses us during their 4th Thursday instore residency with more exclusive, deep and dubby selections served with impeccable mixing skills. Machinedrum opens the set with his own brand of focused heat, Praveen brings in the lovestep and deepdubstep and liondub closes up with a bit of both. Eclectic, souldful, yet hard hitting and precisely executed. Check this one out and let us know your thoughts..and sorry, but no available tracklisting atm. Be sure to tune into the blessup broadcast every Thursday from 6-9 pm right here on and check the past archives here as well.

Every Thursday for the past 2 years, LionDub has hosted the infamous, well rounded and incredibly fun Blessup in store sessions at Halcyon the record shop in DUMBO Brooklyn from 6-9pm. Over the years we’ve had an array of amazing dj’s and producers pass through including Distance, Cyrus, Joe Nice, Benny Page, Ramadanman and Jahdan Blakkamoore just to name a few.

“BlessUp” : On the fifth day he created bass, then he took an Amen break. And so it was, that on Thursdays the high priests of low frequency would gather at the record store in Brooklyn to perform the ancient rites of the turntable… It is in this solemn spirit of praise to all that rumbles the jungle that the cult we call halcyon presents our latest, soon to be habitual ritual, Bless Up! – Thursdays from 6-9pm at halcyon the shop and archived on Funky monks take note, Bless Up! is three hours of anything-but-silent devotion to the woofer ripping trinity of Drum and Bass, Dubstep and Dub Reggae. Our own pied pontiff, Liondub administers the wax sacraments alongside a rotating cast of cardinals representing NYC’s holiest DJ diocese. Visiting saints make miraculous appearances and as always, there’s no tithe at the door and plenty of alms for the poor, so you can save while being saved. BlessUp with us on Facebook!




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