Saturday, November 26, 2016

Back in Style: African Airwaves Side 25(Y)

A Controlled Denial, to free the mind, even if just for a while...
Freedom Sounds your consistent station.

Woza Cindi - Julian Bahula's Jazz Afrika
Janja Yako - Nuta Jazz
Imoikeme - Solo Hit
Oriri Jerode - Godwin Omobuwa
Corre Riba Corre Baxo - Abel Lima
Fixe - Dimba Diangola
Zadie Bobo - Ernesto Djedje
Meadowlands - Nancy Jacobs and Her Sisters
Gafsa - Dollar Brand
Rufaa ya Kiko - L'Orch. Dar International
Sanza Sanza - Shaba Kahamba et Les Esprits Saints
Giko Piny - Shirati Jazz
Zimbabwe - Abdullah Ibrahim
Ufikizolo - Dorothy Masuka
Douban (ex) - Les Filles de Illighadad
Radio Mali - Ali Farka Toure
Namhanje (Today) - Addullah Ibrahim/Johnny Dyani
(Girls Choir from Burkina Faso)

Sunday, November 20, 2016

Like a Rock, Even in Confusing Times: NATURE is God!

Helping you DO YOUR THING!
As we step in to tomorrow, together...

(Space Echo)
Steppin' Into Tomorrow - Donald Byrd
Straight to Copycat Head - King Tubbys
Aquarius - Freedom Singers/Dennis Alcapone
Losalamitoslatinfunklovesong - Gene Harris
Orbita - Tino Contreras
Live it Up - Ernie Freeman
Herbman Shuffle - King Stitt/Dynamites
There's a Song - Pat Kelly
Bobo Do That Thing - Willie Bobo
Red Ash - Karl Bryan/Tommy McCook/Supersonics
Festival Wise - U.Roy/Eric Donaldson
Let Me Do My Thing - The People's Choice
Walk Through This World - Doreen Schaeffer
I'm Gonna Keep on Loving You - Kool Blues
Sweetback's Theme - Earth, Wind, and Melvin Van Peebles
NO POLITICIAN - Rico Rodriguez
This Song is Dedicated to Nature's God - Sun Ra
(Out Bleeeeeeps)

Sunday, November 6, 2016

A Persistent Approach: African Airwaves Side X

Bringing the past into deep focus,
Freedom Sounds searching for that inner locus...

Yeye We Nou Mi - Orchestre Poly Rhythmo de Cotonou-Dahomey
Ama Mbre Ewa - Etuborn Rex Williams & His Nigerian Artistes
Fama Allah (excerpt) - Idrissa Soumaro
Yenga parts 1&2 - Orchestre Super Jambo
Kivelenge - Kalamba Boys
Makambo Mibale - Bantous de la Capitale
Afrika Mokili Mobimba - Rochereau et Ok Jazz Orchestre
Diokhama Say Ne Ne - Etoile de Dakar
Orere-Elejigbo - Lijadu Sisters
Mudzimu Ndiringe - Hallelujah Chicken Run Band
Free My People (excerpt) - Joni Haastrup
Ekombi - Jerry Hansen and the Ramblers Dance Band
Soul Imbaq - The Soul Prophets
Mamu wa Mpoy - Dr. Nico et African Fiesta
Itumeleng (excerpt) - Batsumi

Sunday, October 16, 2016

If You're Ready... Come Fly With Freedom Sounds

Another weekend mix to satisfy your audio fix...

(Beatriz Ferreyra vs. Tape)
If You're Ready - Cynthia Richards
Salvation Train - Scotty
Always There - Willie Bobo
Meci Bon Dieu - l'Orchestre de la Radio National d'Haiti
Coqueiro Verde - Erasmo Carlos & Os Tremendoes
Ye Mele - Luis Carlos Vinhas
Afro Theme - Juventud Tipica 78
Dilo Como Yo - Patato y Totico
Mississippi Mambo - Noro Morales
Un Poco Loco - Bud Powell
Taxi Driver - Small Island Pride
You Call Me Roko - E.T. Mensah and the Tempos
Two For One - Tommy McCook and the Skatalites
Elena - Carlos Malcolm and the Afro Jamaican Rhythm
The Loser - Derrick Harriott
Throw Me Corn - Larry and Alvin
Pata Pata Rocksteady - Patsy
Cumbanchero (Rockfort Rock) - Celia Cruz
Love Jah - Sound Dimension
(Nezy Loves Freedom Sounds vs. Noise)

Another Bag of 1980s Reggae Riddims: Featuring Maestro Bryan Lion

Paying homage to that formative decade,
Bryan's digital archives versus Mikey Oh's 45s...

(El vs. Nez vs. Tape Echo)
Malcolm X - Scientist
Water Pumping - Johnny Osbourne
Nothing Comes Easy - Cornell Campbell
Rude Bwoy a Fire M16 - Sammy Dread
Copa Come - Michael Prophet
Whole Heap a Corn - Josey Wales
Throw Me Corn (1987 mix) - Brentford All Stars
Wear Yuh Size - Lt. Stitchie
Badder Than Dem - Lone Ranger
Pass The Kouchie - Mighty Diamonds
One Draw - Love Joys
Right Move - Josey Wales
My Name is Don - Don Carlos
Trodding Through the Jungle - Carlton Livingston
100 Weight of Collie Weed - Carlton Livingston
Gunman - Michael Prophet
How You Lovin' So - Maureen Pearson
Diseases - Michigan and Smiley
Cry For The Youth - Supercat
There With You - Super Black
Boops - Supercat
Jamaica Jamaica - Brigadier Jerry
Soldier excerpt - Barrington Levy
Sarah - Frankie Paul
Spiritual Healing - Toots Hibbert
Sound Bwoy - Freedom Sounds Dubplate Unknown
Electric Boogie - Marcia Griffiths
Stepping Razor - Mad Professor
Ruler Version - King Tubby's
(Echo OUT)

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Warn the Nation: We're Coming Soul Style

Helping you make that big mental leap when you're mind's asleep...

(Space Bleeps)
Behold a Dub - Amanda All Stars
Love Bump - Lone Ranger
Love Is - Seguida
Koke Part II - Tribe
Swamp Fever - Mel Brown
Olvidate de Mi - La Playa Orchestra
Yaz Gazeteciyaz - Selda
Do the Funkro - Joni Haastrup
El Valle del Ayatimbo - Poder del Alma
Prendeme la Vela - Abelardo Vasquez y Cumana
Call Me Teacher - The Blue Bells
None Such - Mellotones
Soul Walk - 'Im and David
Twer Nyame (excerpt) - Ebo Taylor
The Egyptian (excerpt) - Art Blakey
Yikirta Lemminalehu - Hailu Mergia
(Heavy Manners Sound Clash)

Friday, September 2, 2016

Satellites Are Spinning: Straight To Copycat's Head

Feel free to make a copy,
Pass word along to your friends and family...

(Tonal Arizona)
Straight to Copycat Head - King Tubby's/Derrick Morgan
Ye Me Le - Elis Regina
Son of Thunder - Shango Dance Band
Satellites are Spinning - Sun Ra
Metropole - Cesar Camargo Mariana
Think (About It) - Lyn Collins
I Did It - Lloyd Terrell
Skaing West - Sir Lord Comic
Hail Biafra - Cardinal Rex Lawson
Farra Na Madrugada - Jovens do Prenda
Swahili - Clark Terry
Ghetto Lights - Bobby Hutcherson
Micaela Me Boto - Miguelito Cuni y El Conjunto Chappottin
O Kou - Stanislas Tohon
(Cecil Lloyd vs. Linval Thompson vs. Birds)

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