Sunday, April 5, 2020

Stretching/Tightening/Light/Heavy: Jazz Edition Side 45

Existing in different places/spaces/moods all at once in these times,
Sounds to strrrrrrrrrrretch the mind....

(Wisdom... Elusive Echo)
Stretching - Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers
Light as a Feather - Flora Purim
Zigy Zagy Za - Astrud Gilberto
Asa Branca - Hermeto Pascoal
Karadeniz Dalgarlari - Okay Temiz/Johnny Dyani
Turkish Bath - Weldon Irvine
Uno Esta - Bobbi Humphrey
Extensions (ex) - Ahmad Jamal
Tomorrow is Now - Fred Houn and the Afro-Asian Music Ensemble
Nakatani Serenade - John Coltrane
Dedication (to Trane and Shorter) - Winston Ngozi
(Eberhard Weber Loop vs. 606 vs. DB)
Love Supreme - Alice Coltrane
Haw (Right Now) - Patrice Rushen
The Survivors (ex) - Carla Bley
Miss DD (remix by FSR) - Mary Lou Williams
Credo - Mary Lou Williams
Willis - Mary Lou Williams
Lulumba - Count Ossie/Leslie Butler
Human Abstract - David Axelrod
Prisoner (at 45rpm and in reverse, ex) - Herbie Hancock
Nabu Corfa - Dorothy Ashby
Bandidos - Cal Tjader
Rules of Freedom - Nathan Davis
(Joanna Brouk Chimes (in reverse) vs. Chimes vs. TAPE ECHO 606)

Friday, March 27, 2020

Maintaining a Physique of the Mind: African Airwaves Infinity

Moving forward with you in these challenging times,
Helping you keep your focus razor sharp...
Featuring a tribute to the legendary Manu Dibango!

Mra - Hugh Masekela
Latino in Cairo - Salah Ragab
Ngosso - Manu Dibango
Africa Boogaloo - Le Grand Kalle/Don Gonzalo/Manu Dibango
New Bell - Manu Dibango
Weya - Manu Dibango
Mo Mari Fini Alle - Catherine Velienne
Dasi Ko - Bella Bellow
Salif - Sissi Massila
Ima Mma Uyem - Mary Afi Usuah
Bandjan - Formation Feminine Orch. de la Gendarmare Nationale
Oa Mene - Eko Roosevelt
Hafi Deo - Tabu Ley Rochereau
Koth Wuon Chiemo - Orch. D.O. 7 Shirati Jazz
Flight - Ndikho Xaba and the Natives
Zimbabwe - Dollar Brand

Sunday, March 22, 2020

A Calm in the Storm: A Jamaican Audio Education

HERE FOR YOU, sending you uplifting vibrations in this time...

(FM Dial Search)
Back Out Version - Wailing Souls/Revolutionaries
Live and Learn - Alton Ellis
Concentration - Dennis Brown/Crystalites
The World Needs Love - Roy Shirley
The World Needs Love - Tommy McCook and the Supersonics
Peace Begins Within - Nora Dean
Sentimental Version - Joy White
Survival - Marcia Griffiths
Don't Ever Leave - Marcia Griffiths
When Version - Sonia Spence
My Island - Paulette Williams
Picture on the Wall - Phyllis Dillon
No Happiness - Marlene Webber
Sitting in the Park - Hortense Ellis
Meaning of Life (and Version) - Heptones
Turning Point (and Version) - Slim Smith
The Road is Foggy - Burning Spear
After the Storm - Justin Hinds and the Dominoes
Get Together - Carl Dawkins
Taku - Max Romeo
Only Love Can Conquer - Prince Alla
Heaven and Earth - The Invaders
Money Worries - Ernest Wilson
Place in the Sun - David Isaacs
Henry the Great - Jackie Mittoo
(Joanna Brouk Chimes vs. Wind vs. Tape Echo)

Friday, March 20, 2020

A Jazz Edition: Tribute to McCoy Tyner

Finding that meditative/comtemplative mindset right now,
Respect to a true master - McCoy Tyner,
As we move together, apart, forward....

Song of Happiness
Little Madimba

Sunday, February 23, 2020

February 2020: STUDIO ONE Sides A Plenty!

Celebrating Reggae Month and Black History Month,
A tribute to STUDIO ONE with Brion Lion in the Lair!

(Birds vs. Tubby Test Tone and I Roy)
Heavy Beat - Sound Dimension
Party Time - Heptones
Love Won't Come Easy - Heptones
Pretty Looks - Heptones
There Ain't Nobody Else - Heptones
War No Right - Denise Darlington
Mama - Heptones
Fattie Fattie - Heptones
Sugar Sugar - Doreen Schaeffer
My Ambition - Marcia Griffiths
Natural Mystic - Jennifer Lara
Change Is Gonna Come - Jennifer Lara
Ball of Fire - Skatalites
Simmer Down - Wailers
Chain Gang - The Jamaicans
Africa - Gaylads
I've Got to Go Back Home - Bob Andy
I Want Justice - Delroy Wilson
Conquer Me - Delroy Wilson
Run Run - Delroy Wilson
Tumbling Down - Alton Ellis
Can I Change My Mind - Alton Ellis
Skylark Version - Sound Dimension
Declaration of Rights Version - Sound Dimension
Declaration of Rights - Abyssinians
Truth and Rights - Johnny Osbourne
Automatic - Lone Ranger
Badder Than Dem - Lone Ranger
Me and You - Carlton and the Shoes
Pressure and Slide - Tennors
Oh Mr. DC - Sugar Minott
Rougher Yet - Slim Smith
Rockfort Rock - Sound Dimension/Prince Francis
The Cooler - Wrigglers
Be Yourself - Ken Boothe
Moving Away - Ken Boothe
Something There to Remind Me - Winston Francis
My Satisfaction - John Holt/Paragons
Bandulu - Freddie McGregor
Roots Natty - Gladiators
Tribulation - Gladiators
(Birds vs. Chimes vs. Tape Echo)

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Breezin': Another (Sweet and Shining) Jamaican Education

Standing and soaking in some sunshine before it fades...

(Flock of Synths)
Shining Dub - Randy's All Stars
Your Sweet Love - The Soul Cats
Never Let Me Go - Joe White
Lead Them - Desmond Riley
Sweet Caroline - Donovan Carlos
Holly Holy - Fabulous Flames
Red Red Wine - Tony Tribe
A Deh Pon Dem - The Soulettes
One Life To Live - Phyllis Dillon
When - Sonia Spence
Our Day Will Come - Doreen Schaeffer
You Are My Angel - Horace Andy
Weary Version 3 - Glen Adams
Lick Samba - Bob Marley and the Wailers
One Day Soon - Dennis Brown
Don't You Cry - Dennis Brown
Breezin' - Mikey Chung
How Glad I Am - The Tidals
Take a Walk - The Tidals
Put Those Fools - The Tidals
Johnny Too Bad - The Slickers
Easy Chair - Little Roy
No Peace - Meditations
I Did It - Winston Wright
Go On This Way - Freddie McKay
A Place in the Sun - David Isaacs
Pirate Dub - Burning Spear
(Alcapotis OUT OUt Out out)

Saturday, February 8, 2020

African Airwaves: 2020 Vision in All Directions

Getting you back in the groove, so your mind can MOVE!

(Birds vs. Heart vs. Tape Echo)
Heaven - Ebo Taylor
Waaka Helaa - Fadumo Qassim & Waaberi Band
Khauleza - Dorothy Masuka
Dandou Kodjo - Akofa Akoussah
Mas Que Nada - Miriam Makeba
Maloya Ton Tisane - Michou
Alemiye - Mulatu Astatke featuring Belaynesh Wubante and Assegedetch Asfaw
Ayalkem Tedenko - Alemayehu Eshete
I've Been Losing - Chrissy Zebby Tembo
Olombongo Sikuete - Dras Firmino
Na Bimaka Te - Orchestre Super Mazembe
Osebo Anyami Ankyemi - Atakora Manu
Guantanamera - Bembeya Jazz
Njuke Bonene - Eko Roosevelt Louis
A Long Ways From Home - Hugh Masekela
Zimbabwe - Dollar Brand
(38th Street Birds...)

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