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2 Oct 2015
'Blast It!' the new single from Brooklyn Funk Essentials
Out now in all good digital stores

An all-star funk jam featuring the soulful voices of Stephanie McKay, Desmond Foster and Papa Dee along with Everton Sylvester’s dub poetry.

10 March 2015
'Strange Bird' the fourth album from Natalie Walker
Out Now

Tracks have featured in TV shows, The Player, Reign and Finding Carter.

26 Jun 2014
Friendly Pressure (A Cappella)
by Jhelisa for download on Soundcloud

5 November 2013
Dorado Twenty One
Compilation Out Now

Featuring two hours of music and twenty one classic tracks for only $9.99. This collection features Natalie Walker, Jhelisa, D*Note, The Brooklyn Funk Essentials, Outside and others. Find it on iTunes here

2 November 2013
Dorado Twenty One
Celebrating 21 years with 21 tracks

18 September 2013
Dorado Twenty One
Compilation to be released on 5 November

Dorado will be releasing a compilation of 21 classic tracks to celebrate 21 years in business on 5 November. It will include tracks from Natalie Walker, Jhelisa, D*Note, Doris Days and Outside among others and will be priced at only $8.99.

8 January 2013
Stream all of Natalie Walker tracks on her Youtube Channel

All of Natalie Walkers tracks are now available to stream on her youtube channel, and the high quality recordings are also available for purchase on I-tunes below.
Natalie Walker

3 June 2012
Natalie Walker's Quicksand music video reaches 200,000 views on youtube

20 March 2012
"Like" the Dorado Facebook page

Check out Dorado's new Facebook page to keep up with all the exciting music and news.

27 February 2012
Katy Perry a Natalie Walker fan!/KATYPERRY

On Saturday, Katy sent out a tweet to her 15 million folowers "The soundtrack to your magical evening:"Mars" by Natalie Walker"

24 February 2012
New Sunship Singles out now
Psycho and Breaking Me Apart

Two brand new singles from Sunship have recently been releaced to all good digital retailers including I-Tunes
Psycho Psycho (feat. Lost Souljah) [Remixes] - Single - Sunship Breaking Me Apart Breaking Me Apart (feat. Charlotte Kelly) - Single - Sunship

1 January 2012
Dorado turns twenty this year!
First release by Monkey Business came out in 1992

Look out for a special compilation next year to celebrate our 21st anniversary

10 November 2011
Natalie Walker's 'Mars' featured in Secret Circles
The new hit show on CW

From the makers of Vampire Diaries, Secret Circles is a new hit show on CW. The episode on November 11th will feature Natalie's song 'Mars' from her new album 'Spark'.

25 August 2011
Natalie Walker performing in LA
at Hotel Cafe and live on Morning Becomes Eclectic

Natalie will be performing live on Morning Becomes Eclectic on KCRW with Jason Bentley on August 31st. The show runs 9am-noon PST. On Thursday 1st September, she will be performing at Hotel Cafe, stage time 10pm.

21 June 2011
'Spark' the new Album from Natalie Walker
Out Now

The album download is available on iTunes and via all good digital retailers. The CD is available on Amazon.
Spark - Natalie Walker

24 February 2011
New Natalie Walker album set for release

The new Natalie Walker album, 'Spark', will be released this summer. the first single, 'Uptight', will be released in March

28 September 2010
Dorado Music is on Facebook

Come check us out on Facebook! You'll be able to listen to all our music, see the music videos, and keep up with all your favorite artists.

07 March 2010
New Morgan Page Album Features Natalie Walker

Music producer, songwriter, DJ, and remixer Morgan Page's sophomore album will feature Dorado Records' very own Natalie Walker on the track titled 'Only Human'. Out now:
Morgan Page - Believe (Bonus Track Version) - Only Human
Amazon MP3

30 September 2009
More Classic Videos Now on YouTube

More classic Dorado videos now available on YouTube including favorites from DJ Q, D*Note and Doris Days.

16 August 2009
Catalog Now in iTunes Plus
100% DRM Free

Dorado Music is pleased to announce that its entire back catalog is now available in the new iTunes Plus format, including releases from Jhelisa, D*Note, Outside, Brooklyn Funk Essentials and Sunship.

23 December 2008
Natalie on MTV's 'THE CITY'
Featured on January 5, 2009

Natalie's song "With You" will be featured on MTV's upcoming Hills spinoff show, 'THE CITY' on January 5th, 2009. Be sure to check your local listings for channels and times in your area.

12 November 2008
More Dorado Videos on YouTube
New videos from Brooklyn Funk Essentials and Jhelisa

Check out the Sunship Remix of Jhelisa's 'Friendly Pressure' and also her song 'Sell Me Away' at

Also, be sure to check out two videos from The Brooklyn Funk Essentials' "The Creator Has a Master Plan" and "Big Apple Boogaloo" at

19 August 2008
New Natalie Walker Album 'With You'
Out Now!

Natalie Walker's sophomore record is out now and available on ITunes and Amazon.

Natalie Walker - With You

31 July 2008
Fall Club Tour Announced

Natalie has announced a full club tour in support of her new album 'With You' set for release on August 19th. Check out the live page for details.

15 July 2008
New Natalie Walker Album 'With You'
Release Date Set for August 19th

Natalie Walker's sophomore record is set for release on August 19th. Download the single 'Pink Neon' now on ITunes:

Natalie Walker - Pink Neon - EP - Pink Neon

19 May 2008
Dorado Videos on YouTube
'Friendly Pressure' and 'The Microphone Fiend'

Two classic videos from the Dorado Vaults have just been uploaded to Youtube.
Check out Jhelisa's superb 'Friendly Pressure'
Kid Loop's edgy and paranoid 'The Microphone Fiend'

7 April 2008
Dive Index features Natalie Walker

Natalie is featured on two tracks on the excellent forthcoming album from Dive Index 'Mid Air'. One of the tracks "Between Sky and Sea" has been picking up play on LA's KCRW. The other track she is featured on is "The World Is Kind".

17 March 2008
Live at the 2008 Vail Film Festival in Colorado

Natalie will be performing live at the 2008 Vail Film Fesitval
in Colorado on the 5th of April.

6 February 2008
New Friendly Pressure Remixes
from The Amalgamation Of Soundz

Out now exclusively on iTunes Jhelisa's classic 'Friendly Pressure' remixed by The Amalgamation Of Soundz. The release also features previously only on Vinyl remixes from Ashley Beedle and Lee Hamblin.
Jhelisa - Friendly Pressure Remix

6 February 2008
King Britt Remix of Waking Dream
Out now exclusively on iTunes

Out now on iTunes the King Britt Remix of "Waking Dream".
Natalie Walker - Waking Dream - King Britt Remix

9 January 2008
Natalie Walker's Live Shows in January

Jan 15 Free in-store performance at Borders NJ
Jan 17 The Living Room NYC
Jan 29 B&H Superstore NYC

6 December 2007
Grey's Anatomy features 'Circles'

The ABC hit show, Greys Anatomy, featured 'Circles' in part 2 of 'Crash into me' this week.

14 November 2007
Natalie at the Living Room

Natalie will be performing at The Living Room, NYC at 10:00 pm on November 27th 2007.

4 October 2007
Natalie at The Living Room

Natalie will be performing at The Living Room, NYC at 8:00 pm on October 31st 2007.

19 September 2007
Quicksand to be Featured in Ugly Betty

The Thievery Corporation remix of Natalie's Quicksand will be featured in Ugly Betty on the 27th of

Also, Urban Angel just received a fantastic review on Billboard Magazine. Click on the link for the full

28 August 2007
Urban Angel Re-released

Urban Angel was today re-released with bonus tracks added 'Crush' and the Thievery Corporation remix of 'Quicksand'.

6 August 2007
Dorado Signs Global Digital Deal
IODA to Distribute Catalog

Dorado has entered into an agreement with IODA for worldwide digital distribution of Dorado's entire catalog. Classics from Jhelisa, Natalie Walker, and Outside will now be available in over one hundered digital retail outlets.

27 July 2007
Natalie Walker Live on NBC-10

Natalie will be performing live on the NBC-10 show 10! this Monday between 10am and 11am.

23 July 2007
Natalie Walker Live Shows in August
New York, Philadelphia and Washington

Aug 8 STS9 Re:Rockwood Music Hall NY
Aug 22 Johnny Brenda's with Bitter:Sweet PA
Aug 23 The Bowery Ballroom with Bitter:Sweet NY

15 June 2007
Natalie Walker's Urban Angel to have full US Release
via Universal's Fontana distribution on Aug

Urban Angel, Natalie's debut album, released last year via iTunes and on CD via import from the UK, will see a full US release in conjunction with Quango on August 28th 2007

2 May 2007
Natalie Walker's New song 'Crush' available now on iTunes
Full length stream on Myspace

Download Crush from iTunes here
Natalie Walker - Crush - Single
or stream it in full on Natalie's Myspace page

26 April 2007
Natalie Walker Live shows in May 2007
Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York

The Temple Bar Santa Monica 17th May 9pm
The Independent San Francisco 18th May 8.30pm
Joe's Pub NY 24th May 9pm

15 Feburary 2007
Natalie Walker's 'Waking Dream'

Natalie's 'Waking Dream' is currently featured as the lead track on Sonic Spotlight.

17 January 2007
Natalie Walker's 'Urban Angel' featured in Dancelife

Don't miss Monday's 10.30pm episode of J Lo's Dancelife on MTV, it features Natalie Walker's 'Urban Angel'.

12 November 2006
Video for Natalie Walker's 'Quicksand'

The new video for Natalie Walker's 'Quicksand' is now available on YouTube. It was directed by Jon Clements and produced by Done & Dusted.

20 October 2006
Quicksand to feature in Marie Antoinette Trailer

Click on the link above to view the trailer for Sofia Coppola's new movie, Marie Antoinette, It features 'Quicksand'. Look out for the trailer on TV, the movie is released on the 20th October.

5 September 2006
Natalie Walker Live
LA & NY Shows in September

Natalie will be playing live at Santa Monica's Temple bar on the 21st September She will also be playing a couple of Acoustic shows in NY, at Caravan, on the 15th, and supporting Rodrigo Y Gabriela at SOBs on the 26th

22 August 2006
Natalie Walker debut released
Urban Angel now on sale

Natalie Walker's debut album, Urban Angel, is now available for download at the iTunes Music Store or you can buy it on CD from CD Baby.

Natalie Walker - Urban Angel

9 August 2006
Entourage to feature No One Else this Sunday
Hear Natalie Walker on HBO's hit series

HBO's hit show, Entourage, will feature No One Else by Natalie Walker in this Sunday's episode.

12th July 2006
Dorado Artists Live
Don't miss these shows!

Natalie Walker brought the house down in Philadelphia last night at the World Cafe Live. Next week, don't miss a rare performance at London's Jazz Cafe from the wonderful Jhelisa and catch The Brooklyn Funk Essentials on tour this Summer in Europe and the US.

8 June 2006
Six DJs on KCRW now playing No One Else

The Influential public station KCRW, now has six of their DJs playing Natalie. Jason Bentley has played it almost every night for three weeks, and now, Nic Harcourt, Anne Litt, Raol Campos, Chris Douridas and Jason Eldredge are spinning it too. Tune in here.

12 May 2006
No One Else by Natalie Walker for download
Now available on iTunes

No One Else is now available for purchase in all 21 iTunes stores around the world. Below is the the link to this release in the iTunes US store. It will be released on Vinyl in June.
Natalie Walker - No One Else - EP

20 April 2006
New Jhelisa Album Out Now
Primitive Guide To 'Being There' CD+DVD

After a long wait, Jhelisa has finally given us a new album, and what an album! Its released on Infracom and includes a DVD Documentary, you can get all the detail here

14 April 2006
Natalie Walker website now live
3 tracks from Urban Angel available for preview

Natalie Walker's website is now live. You can preview there, in full, three tracks from her new album, Urban Angel.

21 March 2006
Urban Angel recording complete
Album to be mastered at Metropolis London

After many months in the studio with Stuhr, Natalie Walker's debut album, 'Urban Angel' is now finished and set to be mastered at top London studio Metropolis. Natalie has delivered her own unique, haunting sonic landscape that is at once organic, ethereal, elegant and entrancing. The album is due for release in May.

14 February 2006
Dorado digital downloads now in Japan and Australia
Catalogue goes live in iTunes

Dorado and Filter's catalogue's are now available for sale from the new iTunes Mucis Stores in Japan and Australia

4 February 2006
Natalie Walker gets first radio plays
Tastemakers pick up early

Gilles Peterson has been playing Circles on his 'Worldwide' show on UK's Radio One and Sat Bisla has been playing it on 'Passport Approved'. Both these shows are syndicated to a number of station around the world. In London The Amalgamation Of Soundz have been playing 'No One Else' on their XFM show and are now working on a remix.

30 January 2006
Natalie Walker album nearing completion
Hear tracks now

Natalie and Stuhr have been working hard on the new album over the last couple of months, its now not far off completion, and sounding amazing. You can hear three tracks now, just go to

10 January 2006
Dorado rareties released digitally
Hard to find B sides and Remixes out on iTunes

A number of classic B sides and remixes have just been released digitally via iTunes. Tracks include the Kumo remix of D*Note's 'Garden Of Earthly Delights' and the Underwolves remix of Jhelisa's 'Language Electric'

24 December 2005
Dorado signs Natalie Walker
ex-Daughter Darling vocalist goes solo

Natalie Walker, the singer from Philly's underground trip-hop favourites, Daughter Darling, has split from the band to go solo. Her Debut album entitled 'Urban Angel' will be out in the spring

27 May 2005
Back catalogue
Dorado Downloads

Dorado Records whole back catalogue is now available to download at all good digital retailers including Itunes, Napster, Karmadownload, Tunetribe, Mycokemusic, Sony Connect and all sites powered by Loudeye.

27 May 2005
We have also reached over 100,000 downloads on Itunes with the single ' Out of Reach'!

The duo's musical influences are wider ranging than the obvious comparisons to Lemon Jelly, Zero 7, Massive Attack and Portishead. Their omnivore attitude can be seen in their reverential love for musicians as diverse as Wills‚ favorites The Clash, The Smiths, Nick Drake, and classical composers Arvo Part and minimalist Steve Reich, whose sound can be heard echoing throughout the album, as well as Menter‚s love for Air, Roy Ayers, and the songwriting skill of Bob Dylan.

Go to our Catalogue page to order the album or any good digital retailer to download the album now!

For more info and samples, visit the bands website

26 May 2005
Dorado is back

After a 4 year break, Dorado is back at the foreground of pushing exciting and innovative music. Kicking our relaunch off is a new signing straight out of Bristol called Cities of Foam. Their debut album 'A great day for the race' is out now and has been getting rave reviews from press and radio alike.

Lush soundscapes and warm, gentle beatscapes are accompanied by sweet melodies and vocals‚ (DJ)

Are wateringly good pastroral dream funk 4/5‚ (Dave Jenkins, IDJ)

I like this a lot, and not just because they are from Bristol!‚ (Daddy G, Massive Attack)

If you‚re into Lemon Jelly, you‚re gonna love this!‚ (Dean Thatcher, Update)

A label very close to my heart is back!‚ (Patrick Forge, Kiss FM)

Outstanding!‚ (Paul Thomas, Radio 1)

Natalie Walker

Natalie Walker's latest album 'Spark' blends electronic and acoustic textures with her richly expressive vocals. Half the album was produced by long time collaborators Stuhr and the other half by Katy Perry and Ke$ha producer, Ted Bruner.

Natalie Walker
Cool Kids

Natalie Walker's new single 'Cool Kids' is taken from her latest album 'Spark' and features superb remixes from RAC (Lana Del Rey, Kings Of Leon), and Linus Loves (Britney Spears, Justin Timberlake)

Natalie Walker
Pink Neon

The second single from Natalie Walker's sophomore album, 'With You', Pink Neon has been remixed by Sunship, The Amalgamation Of Soundz and Ross D from Playloop.

Natalie Walker
With You

Electronic songstress Natalie Walker returns with her sophomore album titled 'With You' on 19th August. Recorded in late 2007, it is a diverse and dynamic record rooted in classic pop and New Wave soundscapes.

Natalie Walker
Over & Under

The first single from Natalie Walker's sophomore album, 'With You', Over & Under has been remixed by Ashley Beedle and Morgan Page.

Natalie Walker
Urban Angel

Urban Angel is the beautiful and haunting debut album from 23 year old, Philadelphia based, ex-Daughter Darling vocalist and songwriter, Natalie Walker.

Cities of Foam
A Great Day For The Race

'Having clocked over 100,000 downloads on Itunes with the track Out of Reach, Cities of Foam have had deep impact onto the scene. Currently recording the second album and getting the live shows sorted. Check back soon for details.

Natalie Walker

Quicksand, featuring remixes from Thievery Corporation, Bautista and Stuhr is now available to purchase on iTunes.

White Light EP

Quintessence are three talented young musicians from Finland. Guitarist Aki Haarala, vocalist Emma Salokoski and Jouni Helminen, who delivers the beats. On this EP they provide us with four flavasome slabs of jazz-tinged nu-soul, influenced by artists such as Erykah Badu, Jill Scott and D’Angelo.

Natalie Walker
No One Else

'No One Else’ is the highly impressive debut single from 23 year old, Philadelphia based, ex-Daughter Darling vocalist and songwriter, Natalie Walker. Featuring stunning remixes from The Amalgamation Of Soundz, the Vector Warrior, 10Sui and !mposter.

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