Fred P.

Real Name:
Fred Peterkin
Profile:
Artist/DJ/Producer

anyone who followed the development of house music made in the usa in the last decade will certainly have met the art of fred peterkin aka fred p aka black jazz consortium.

since a while the new york city native that is working on his very own music for almost 20 years is on everyone's lips as he is releasing some of the gentlest soul infiltrated four-to-the-floor house creations you can get.

his musical set phrase isn't new or special as he is often simply melting shuffling percussions with elementary melodies. but he does it in a sense that the heavy used and abused phrase "deepness" finally gets a fresh truthfully new meaning.

as a man who danced in his younger years in legendary nyc clubs like the red zone, sound factory or tunnel to dj sets of larger-than-life selectors like david morales, frankie knuckles or danny tenaglia, he learned that sometimes less is more. and that he should rather listen to his heart and soul, then to the susurrus of the music market.

that is why you can call his house music journey music, music to travel. sometimes it is an introspective and meditative journey sometimes an inspirational and lively one. it always stays visionary while using simple codes to transform his inner voice into rhythms and melodies.

most of the eps and albums that he produced as fred p or black jazz consortium have been released via his very own label soul people music, which exists since ten years. as fred p he also dropped 12inches on jus-ed's underground quality imprint as well as on toshiya kawasaki's mule music label.

for the latter he now produced an album under the moniker of fp-oner that is listening to simply title "5". why it does so the man from nyc borough queens explains in the liner notes by himself. it is the start of a new trilogy that will lean more to the jazzier, relaxed and atmospherically side of his artistically deep house expressions.
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Albums

Fred P. - The Incredible Adventures Of Captain P album art Fred P. The Incredible Adventures Of Captain P (Album) Soul People Music US 2010 Sell This Version
none Fred P. - C.O.M.E. N.Y.C. Mix album art Fred P. vs Black Jazz Consortium Fred P. vs Black Jazz Consortium - C.O.M.E. N.Y.C. Mix(File, MP3, Mixed, Mixtape, 320) Not On Label (Fred P. Self-released) none US 2013
none Fred P. - Anthology: Fred P. vs Black Jazz Consortium album art Fred P. vs Black Jazz Consortium Fred P. vs Black Jazz Consortium - Anthology: Fred P. vs Black Jazz Consortium(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (Fred P. Self-released) none US 2014
EOS001 Fred P. - Modern Architect album art Fred P* Modern Architect(2x12", MiniAlbum) Energy Of Sound EOS001 US 2015 Sell This Version
Fred P. - Sound Destination album art Fred P* Sound Destination (Album) Soul People Music US 2016 Sell This Version
Fred P. - The Incredible Adventures Of Captain P (Escapism) album art Fred P* The Incredible Adventures Of Captain P (Escapism) (Album) Soul People Music US 2017 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

Fred P. - No Looking Back EP album art Fred P. No Looking Back EP (EP) Soul People Music, Soul People Music US 2008 Sell This Version
Fred P. - 4th Dimension E.P. album art Fred P. 4th Dimension E.P. (EP) Soul People Music US 2008 Sell This Version
UQ-017 Fred P. - Real House Music... album art DJ Jus-Ed* vs. Fred P. DJ Jus-Ed* vs. Fred P. - Real House Music...(12", Mix) Underground Quality UQ-017 US 2008 Sell This Version
Fred P. - Semesters II album art DJ Jus-Ed* / Fred P. / DJ Qu DJ Jus-Ed* / Fred P. / DJ Qu - Semesters II Strength Music Recordings US 2010 Sell This Version
Fred P. - On This Vibe album art Fred P. On This Vibe Esperanza Spain 2010 Sell This Version
Fred P. - The Incredible Adventures Of Captain P album art Fred P* The Incredible Adventures Of Captain P Soul People Music US 2011 Sell This Version
mule electronic 81 Fred P. - Soul Music / Black Magic album art Fred P. Soul Music / Black Magic(12") Mule Electronic mule electronic 81 Germany 2011 Sell This Version
Fred P. - Finale Revisited Vol 1 album art Fred P. Finale Revisited Vol 1 Finale Sessions US 2012 Sell This Version
SPMB001 Fred P. - Determinism EP album art JC* / FP* JC* / FP* - Determinism EP(12", EP) Soul People Music SPMB001 US 2013 Sell This Version
COR-04 Fred P. - BQE album art Fred P. BQE(12") The Corner COR-04 US 2013 Sell This Version
AHD 004 Fred P. - Reach album art Fred P* Reach(12") A Harmless Deed AHD 004 UK 2013 Sell This Version
mule musiq 173 Fred P. - Distant Rain album art Fred P* Distant Rain(12") Mule Musiq mule musiq 173 Japan 2014 Sell This Version
FSS001 Fred P. - Finale Select 1 album art Fred P* / Kai Alce* Fred P* / Kai Alce* - Finale Select 1(10", Ltd, Cle) Finale Sessions FSS001 UK 2014 Sell This Version
FS022 Fred P. - Two Worlds album art Terrence Dixon & Fred P* Terrence Dixon & Fred P* - Two Worlds(12") Finale Sessions FS022 US 2014 Sell This Version
AIRA 003 Fred P. - Rawax Aira Series Vol 3 album art Fred P* Rawax Aira Series Vol 3(12") Rawax AIRA 003 Germany 2015 Sell This Version
irc133 Fred P. - Energy Soul album art Fred P. Energy Soul(12") Ibadan irc133 Germany 2016 Sell This Version
RCM002 Fred P. - Expressing Dark Matter EP album art Fred P. Expressing Dark Matter EP(12", EP) Rex Club Music RCM002 France 2016 Sell This Version
SECRET022 Fred P. - Instinctive Rhythms album art Fred P* Instinctive Rhythms(12", EP) Secretsundaze SECRET022 UK 2017 Sell This Version
Fred P. - Mantras For The Travelling Souls Vol. 1 album art Fred P* & SMBD* Fred P* & SMBD* - Mantras For The Travelling Souls Vol. 1 (EP) Modern Dialect UK 2018 Sell This Version

DJ Mixes

RA.213 Fred P. - RA.213 album art Fred P* RA.213(File, MP3, Mixed) Resident Advisor RA.213 UK 2010
BVP015 Fred P. - Beautiful Vision Podcast 015 album art Fred P. Beautiful Vision Podcast 015(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Beautiful Vision BVP015 US 2011
none Fred P. - Podcast 203: Fred P. a.k.a. Black Jazz Consortium album art Fred P. a.k.a. Black Jazz Consortium Fred P. a.k.a. Black Jazz Consortium - Podcast 203: Fred P. a.k.a. Black Jazz Consortium(File, MP3, Mixed, 192) XLR8R none 2011
SOT|06 Fred P. - Sound Of Thought 06 album art Fred P. Sound Of Thought 06(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Sound Of Thought SOT|06 Australia 2011
LMP038 Fred P. - Podcast 038 album art Fred P* Podcast 038(File, MP3, Mixed, 128) Louche Music LMP038 UK 2011
none Fred P. - (TAL080) 13.04.2012 album art Fred P. AKA Black Jazz Consortium Fred P. AKA Black Jazz Consortium - (TAL080) 13.04.2012(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (Fred P. Self-released) none US 2012
TT078 Fred P. - TT078 With Fred P album art Fred P* TT078 With Fred P(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Table Tennis TT078 US 2012
Process Part 334 Fred P. - Process Part 334 (The Dianetic) album art Fred P. Process Part 334 (The Dianetic)(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Modyfier-Modifying Process Part 334 US 2013
92 Fred P. - / I A / MIX 92 album art Fred P* / I A / MIX 92(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Inverted Audio 92 UK 2013
none Fred P. - Fred P@Adams Helsinki album art Fred P. Fred P@Adams Helsinki(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (Fred P. Self-released) none US 2013
none Fred P. - Fred P At Kaiku, Helsinki album art Fred P. Fred P At Kaiku, Helsinki(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (Fred P. Self-released) none US 2014
none Fred P. - Okkana Podcast album art Fred P. Okkana Podcast(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (Fred P. Self-released) none US 2014
none Fred P. - Fred P @ Hardwax Codes And Metaphors In-Store (Record Store Day) album art Fred P. Fred P @ Hardwax Codes And Metaphors In-Store (Record Store Day)(File, MP3, Mixed, 320) Not On Label (Fred P. Self-released) none US 2014

Miscellaneous

FS 004 Fred P. - Finale Select Vol 1 album art Fred P* / Tom Dicicco Fred P* / Tom Dicicco - Finale Select Vol 1(2xFile, WAV) Finale Sessions FS 004 US 2011
005 Fred P. - Strangers album art Fred P. Strangers(File, MP3, WAV, Ltd) XLR8Rplus 005 US 2018

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March 23, 2012
At the moment, and for a while now, Fred P is imo the Pope of things deep and house in this world. Productions under his name or the Black Jazz Consortium monicker have the depth and grace of the timeless classics from the holy Balance/Prescription era of 1993-97, perhaps a little dryer and ruffer, but so are the times. Also he is arguably a fantastic DJ, with at least half a dozen online podcasts available as I type this, most starting with his signature vocal intro "You're now listening to soul...People...music...with your host...Fred...P" said with a voice that's both totally blunted and totally about to come ; then follows a fantastically selected, mixed and felt selection of deeper than superdeep housemusic delighting the listener's ears and souls. Here's a man who dedicated all his life and love to house music, and house music gave it back to him. Just listen and dance, you'll be blessed too :)

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