I'm back from NY after celebrating the wedding of friends. Good tunes and good times. There was lots of Motown vibes on the show today. Next week we will have Nomo's Elliot Bergman on the phone in anticipation of their upcoming show at the Iron Horse (8/15). It will be a live phone interview. I will also be giving away tickets to the concert so tune in for sure.
It goes like this (artist/ song/ album/ label):
ramin rahimi & tapesh/ familiar/ iranian percussion/ arc music
This is some funky shit!!!!
clutchy hopkins meets lord kenjamin/ riff raff rollin/ music is my medicine/ ubiquity
ocote soul sounds & adrian quesada/ the revolt of the cockroach people/ coconut rock/ ESL
nomo/ patterns/ invisible cities/ ubiquity
oumou sangare/ wele wele wintou/ seya/ world circuit
Here's a couple from our recent comp CDs...
tony allen/ crazy afrobeat/ v/a-afrobeat revival/ rough guides
albino!/ puppet boy/ v/a-afrobeat revolution/ rough guides
albino!/ steppin'/ peralta house/ self released
the clash/ know your rights/ combat rock/ epic
kokolo/ the magnificent seven/ love international/ freestyle
kokolo/ please please please/ heavy hustling/ record kicks
bronx river parkway & candela allstars/ el resbalon/ san sebastian 152/ truth & soul
joe bataan & los fulanos/ gypsy woman/ king of latin soul/ vampisoul
los fulanos/ kiss/ 45/ vampisoul
sharon jones & the dap kings/ take me with u/ v/a-purplish rain/ spin
More covers...the Impressions and a couple of Prince joints.
lee fields/ problems/ problems/ soul fire
lee fields & the expressions/ my world is empty without you/ my world/ truth & soul
mary wells/ here i am baby/ 45/ tamla
martha & the vandellas/ heat wave/ 45/ gordy
Some Motown vibes...
scotty/ draw your breaks/ v/a-the harder they come/ mango
This one goes out to the Friel wedding party.
big youth/ plead i cause/ natty universal dread/ blood & fire
the heptones/ living up on a hill/ unreleased night food & rare black ark/ auralux
milton henry/ who do you think i am?/ who do you think i am?/ wackies
Here's a couple more Motown covers!
susan cadogan w/ lee perry/ do it baby/ born in the sky/ motion
gregory isaacs/ get ready/ mr isaacs/ blood & fire
celso piña/ caminos de la compaña/ una vision/ WEA mexico
This one goes out to Idris.
quantic & his combo barbaro/ linda morena/ 45/ tru thoughts
jae's soul/ sintonía en soul/ v/a-sensacional soul 2/ vampisoul
A couple of cuts from the fantastic Panama! albums on Soundway.
the duncan brothers/ dreams/ v/a-panama! 2/ soundway
bush y sus magnificos/ nana nina/ v/a-panama! 1/ soundway
For all the weedsmokers out there!
henri "kiké" guedon/ negro lucumí/ early latin & bugalus/ comet
We close with the late Guadelupan composer and percussion master, Kiké.
Much pleasure/muito prazer!!!!. Tune in next week for a chance to win Nomo tickets. See ya! Andujar
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