last month the music industry was saddened at the news of DJ Rashad's passing at the young age of 34. According to his family, The footwork DJ died as a result of a blood clot in his leg. Since his death, there has been a swarm of tributes in his honour from all over the globe with contributions from the likes of Oneman, Kode9, Addison Groove & many more. This month, Leisure System (label) has uploaded a recording of DJ Rashad's first ever set in Germany at Berlin club Horst Krzbrg & it's available for download! The Chicago juke pioneer's set is an hour & a half long & was accompanied by Addison Groove & Lando Kal on the night.
Here is what Leisure System said:
"Originally we recorded it for our own archive, but with his passing we wanted to share this with all of you.
"We will always be thankful for the inspiration he was to musicians and fans worldwide, us included, and hope that this recording will contribute to his legacy."
This is no doubt a litle gem that Leisure System were kind enough to share. To pay homage to the Footwork DJ, Trackitdown has also provided you with a small 5 track bundle at a discounted track for your enjoyment bellow! Click here for DJ Rashad's Bundle. Listen & Download his first ever set in Germany bellow: