Saturday, March 16, 2019

A Late Night Excursion, FSR Bringing you the VERSION!

An uptempo deep dive, with 1,000 volts of John Holt!

(Sonia vs. Toy Sound Echo)
Cissy Strut - The Meters
Latin Slide - La Clave
Mambo Ry Co - Ry Co Jazz
Heads Head - Ray Medina and the Latin New Breed
Mambo Hawaienne - African Fiesta
La Pava Congona - Afrosound
Fini Les Pave's - Gnonnas Pedro and his Dadjes Band Int'l
Sometimes - John Holt
Stick By Me - John Holt
All My Life - John Holt
I'll Be Lonely - John Holt and Joya Landis
Stealing Stealing - John Holt
When The Lights Are Low - John Holt and the Paragons
Up Park Version - John Holt and Revolutionaries
Sentimental Version - Joy White and Revolutionaries
Only Love Can Conquer - Prince Alla
Jah Jah Version - Revolutionaries
(Wind Chime Trenton Street and 37th vs. Tape Echo)

Wednesday, February 13, 2019

A Jamaican Music Education/Caution: Contents Contain Heavy Sounds!

Sending out vibrations to some key folks who taught me about this great music...
BIG UP Casey Sims, Jason Tarman, DB, Michael SKAfentoulis, Brad Washburn and Brion Lion!

(Madness HEY YOU vs. Tape Echo)
Rolando Special - Roland Alphonso and Soul Vendors
No Man is an Island - Derrick Harriott
Africa - Gaylads
Tears From My Eyes - Gaylads
Morning Sun -Gaylads
Joy in the Morning - Gaylads
I am Free - Gaylads
Don't Try to Reach Me - Gaylads
Love is a Pleasure - The Cables
Put it On - Wailers
Love Me Forever - Carlton and the Shoes
Queen of the World - Claudette
Halfway Up The Stairs - Delroy Wilson
Show Me The Way - Delroy Wilson
Try Again - Delroy Wilson
Better Must Come - Delroy Wilson
Cool Operator - Delroy Wilson
This Life Makes Me Wonder - Delroy Wilson
I'm Yours - Delroy Wilson
Feel So Good - Maytals
Vera Cruz - Prince Buster All Stars
Ali Baba - John Holt
Money in My Pocket - Dennis Brown
Make it Easy on Yourself - Dennis Brown
Meet Me at the Corner VERSION - Dennis Brown/Randy's
The Song My Mother Used to Sing - Dennis Brown
Silhouettes - Dennis Brown
Lightning and Thunder - Dennis Brown
Here I Come Again VERSION - Dennis Brown/Observer
Soul Walk (Pick Up the Pieces) - 'Im and Sound Dimension
Heavy Rock - Sound Dimension

Monday, February 11, 2019

Finding a Warm Place in the Storm: What a Happy Day...

Freedom Sounds can't stay down for long!

(Boss with the Musical Sauce vs. ECHO)
Taboo - Cyril Diaz and Orchestra
Yayabo - Cortijo Y Su Combo
Bonne Annee - Black Santiago
Descarga Vacana - Peregoyo y su Combo Vacana
Me Robaron mi Runa Mula - Juaneco y Su Combo
Mambo Maxims - Bobby Matos
Hammer Head - Mongo Santamaria
Beardsman Ska - Skatalites
Nimblefoot Ska - Skatalites
Party Time/Party Time Version - Heptones
Pretty Looks/Pretty Looks Version - Heptones
Driven Back - Pioneers
Things Have Got to Change - Pioneers
Starvation - Pioneers
What a Happy Day Version - Burning Spear
Them a Come - Burning Spear
New Civilization - Burning Spear
Rock Away - Gregory Isaacs
A Promise - Gregory Isaacs
Open the Door to Your Heart - Gregory Isaacs
Rasta Business - Gregory Isaacs
Sinner Man - Gregory Isaacs
Winner - Gregory Isaacs
(Congo Rock vs. Bird Sounds ECHO)

Saturday, January 26, 2019

Something NEW: Feel Like Jumping...

Back in action for your musical satisfaction!

(Nicky Thomas vs. DB Circuit in Echo Chamber)
Feel Like Jumping Version - Marcia and Brentford All Stars
New Generation - The Universals
Ya Ya - Lee Dorsey
Bazooka - Carlos Lamartine
Aguisse - Ernesto Djedje
Maloya Ton Tisane - Michou
Esperar Pra Ver - Evinha
Sina Raha - Hafusa Abasi & Slim Ali w/ Yahoos Band
Yegenet Muziqa - Getatchew Mekurya
All My Life - John Holt
My Satisfaction - John Holt
Keep on Trying - Delroy Wilson
I'm Yours - Delroy Wilson
Mash it Up - Delroy Wilson
Everybody Needs Love - Slim Smith
Never Let You Go - Slim Smith
On Broadway Discomix - Slim Smith/Lester Sterling
Sinner Man - Gregory Isaacs
Stick Together - The Classics
Rockin' Time - Burning Spear
Such is Life - Lord Creator
Loving Reggae - Maytones
Bowee Wowee - Maytones
Sentimental Reasons - Maytones
Meditation Dub - Abyssinians
(Inez in Echo Chamber OUT)

Freedom Sounds Something New Feel Like Jumping

Monday, January 21, 2019

You Are the Light of the Universe: An Early Morning New Wave Side E

Freedom sounds taking advantage of an opportunity,
Running steady, parallel to a distant vanishing point...

(Winston Scotland vs. Tape Echo)
You Are a Danger - Gary Low
Same Dub - Israel Vibration
The Lebanon - Human League
The Light of the Universe - Sun
The Sound of Music - Dayton
Are You Loving? - Brand Image
My Mission is Possible - Viceroys
Friday Night, Saturday Morning - The Specials
Up the Junction - Squeeze
Found a Job - Talking Heads
Flat Foot Hustling Dub - Aggrovators
West End Girls - Pet Shop Boys
Tainted Dub/Baby Where - Soft Cell
Losalamitoslatinfunklovesong - Gene Harris
(Harnedubplate PNW PNW PNW)

Sunday, December 16, 2018

She's Small But She's Fierce: Keep On Movin' Kenya!

Tribute to the one and only high-energy Kenya...
Thank you for ten years of non-stop action!

(Roll Tape/Denise Treasure)
Kenyatta - Orquesta Joe Cain
Kenyatta Aliteswa Sana - John Mwale
Mon Falou Nan - Soro N Gana et l'Orchestre Guilana-na
Give Me Bombolo - Ry-Co Jazz
Ya-Yi-Ki - Johnny Colon Orchestra
Ki Vinor - Dolor
Tamba - Wganda Kenya
Ruffles - Victor Boa y Su Estrellas
Mojo Girl - Nora Dean
Mama - Nora Dean
Angie La La - Nora Dean
Blue Boot - Eric Donaldson
Stand Up - Eric Donaldson
Band of Gold - Marcia Griffiths
Happy Land - Carlton and the Shoes
Get in the Groove - Heptones
Tumbling Tears - Alton Ellis
Keep on Moving - The Soul Tops
Smile - Silvertones
Build My World Around You - Slim Smith and the Uniques
Hi Fashion Dub - Dub Specialist
(Soul Vibration Channel Shift)

Freedom Sounds Number 305 Tribute to Kenya

Sunday, November 18, 2018

Fuel For Your Imagination: The Right Track

Helping you get on track, then stay there,
Freedom Sounds Radio every time, everywhere...

(Elliot, Inez, Barb and Jim vs. Natural Selection Tape Echo)
Peace Treaty - Jackie Mittoo
A Presa - Azymuth
Everything I Do Gonh Be Funky From Now On - Lee Dorsey
Tubby's in Full Swing - Lloyd and Terry
To The Fields - Herman
Ngun Pad Baht - Teungiai Bunpraruksa
Rain Rain Go Away - Lee Dorsey
Sweet For My Sweet - Bobby Aitken and Carib Beats
Right Track - Phyllis Dillon and Hopeton Lewis
Ain't No Sunshine - The Soul Fantastics
Don't Ever Leave - Marcia Griffiths
You Don't Care - Pat Kelly and Techniques
Little Boy Blue - Pat Kelly and Carib Beats
Feel Alright - Wailers
Egypt Strut - Salah Ragab
Rio de Paria - Manolo Avalos
Du Respect - Orchestre The Soul Kids
Are You Sure? - Silvertones
It's Raining - Gentleman June Gardiner
Musical Recipe - Andy Capp
Gimme Gimme Girl - Pioneers
Last Night - Viceroys
I Am Not a King - Delroy Wilson
Deep Down - Hazel
My Whole World is Falling Down - Ken Parker
Dub Again Rasta - GG All Stars
(Charlie Chaplin vs. Echo Wind Chime)

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