Friday, May 20, 2022

From the Archives: Party in Session with Brion Lion

Freedom Sounds, it's true:
Cueing up side after side after side, for YOU...
Down in the lair, The Lion must ROAR!
(Sito vs. Tape Echo vs. Birds)
Party in Session - Black Uhuru
Can't Stop Righteousness - Gladiators
She's Mine - Barrington Levy
Marcus Garvey (+ Helicopter Dub) - Burning Spear
Garvey Rock - Culture
Fast Car (Taxi) - Wayne Wonder
Rockfort Rock - Sound Dimension
Freedom - Charlie Chaplin
Hold On - U.Roy
Inez - Tommy McCook and Lester Sterling
The Real Thing - Bitty McLean
Hold On To What You've Got - Dennis Brown
Moon Hop - Derrick Morgan
(Little Roy Freedom is a MUST)
Dreadlocks Dread - U.Roy/Bunny Wailer
Ring Road - Fab 5
Feel So Good - Toots and the Maytals
One Step Beyond - Prince Buster
MPLA - Tappa Zukie
(Birds Family Fade...)

Sunday, April 17, 2022

A Soul Island: Giving you Power to Devour Every Hour!


(Cosmic Test Tone vs. Brion Lion)
Soul Island - Meters
A Mon Ami Lucien Jolibois - Raymond Cicault
Miss DD - Mary Lou Williams
Staccato Swing - Benny Golson
Everything I Do Gohn Be Funky - Lee Dorsey 
Let's Go (It's Summertime) - James Reese/Progressions
Check Out Your Mind - Maxayn
Give Me Power - The Stingers
Bless You - Horace Andy
Stand Up To Your Judgement - Mighty Diamonds
Do Right - Little John
Keep On Trying - Delroy Wilson
Emavungwini (Down in the Dumps) - Miriam Makeba
Down Yonder - David Young
The Message - Cymande 
(Synth Hiccup vs. Tape Echo)

Saturday, March 26, 2022

KFSR a TIMELESS SOUND: Never in Style, Never Out of Style

Stop Your Gang War - Melodians
Tribal War Dub - Yabby U
Give the People Justice - Sugar Minott
Time for Everything - Tony Tuff
Born Free - Michael Rose
Dreamflower - Tarika Blue
Powerhouse - Chester Thompson
Soul Imbaq - Soul Prophets
Dents Blanches et Tam Tam - Orch. Centrafrican Jazz
Yaye Boye - Idrissa Diop
Cloud Nine - Mongo Santamaria
How Long Do I Have to Wait - Sharon Jones
Send Him Back - Pointer Sisters
Yes We Can Can - Pointer Sisters
Mama Said - The Shirelles
Rain Rain Go Away - Lee Dorsey
It's Raining - Three Tops
Peace & Love - The Jamaicans
Hurt So Good - Susan Cadogan/Upsetters
Each One Teach One Dub - Jacob Miller/A.Pablo
(Oatfield Wind Chimes vs. Tape Echo)

Saturday, March 12, 2022

KFSR BACK BACK in ACTION ACTION - Keeping Your Mind and Heart MOVING...

(Scratch, Inez, Sonia, Brigadier Jerry LOVE KFSR)
A Rub a Dub a Weh Deh Want - Tappa Zukie
Pacifico - Afrosound
Autorail - Ochestre Baobab
Na Bimaka Te - Orchestre Super Mazembe
Redencion - Orlando Cachaito Lopez
La Fanmi - Lakou Mizik
Tudo o Que Voce Podia Ser - Milton Nascimento
Fuguei Na Escola - Teta Lando
Atoa Atoa - Ronie & Central do Brasil
Fuwari Fuwa Fuwa - Ruriko Oogami
In the Middle of the Night - Ronald Langestraat
Now is the Time - Sisters Love
Working Together - Patterson Singers
Stanga - Little Sister
Ire Feelings - Rupie Edwards
Ba Da - Gregory Isaacs
Ain't Too Proud To Beg - Junior Byles
Feel So Good - Toots and the Maytals
Downhill at Last (ex) - Suzanne Ciani
(Barb and Jim vs Speed Shifter Tape Echo)

Sunday, March 6, 2022

KFSR a MUSICAL FREAK: Back in Action....

(Nicky Thomas/Sonia/Rafiki)
Freak - Tappa Zukie
Love Brother Love - Hugh Malcolm
No More War - Beres Hammond
War - Wailing Soul
The Beautitude - Slim Smith
Only Love Can Conquer - Prince Alla
Deliver Me - Tony Tuff
N'Diya Ni - Oumou Sangare
Duumbiyay - Madlib Field Recording
Aieda - Yamasuki
Tava Mais Nao Tava - Edson Frederico
Torri Wowo - Godwin Ezike and His Ambassadors
Ariwo - Chris Ajilo and His Cubanos
Chanchullo - Ruben Gonzalez
Y Que Bien - Juan Pablo Torres y Algo Nuevo
You're Gonna Need Me - Dionne Warwick
What is Success? - Allen Toussaint
Ewnet Yet Lagegnesh - Bahta Gebre Heywet
Honky Tonk - Bill Doggett
Impressions - Jack Wilson/Roy Ayers
(Suzanne Ciani vs. Brion Lion)

Saturday, January 29, 2022

Keeping Your Spirit Full UP: Take Your Time...

Inez Dancing in the Dark
Full UP - Sound Dimension
Nite Safari - Black Star Sound
Waiting in the Park - Chantells
Nuh True - Ernest Ranglin
Take Your Time - Makgona Tsohle Band
Mr. Lonely Wolf - Peter King
Slavery Days - Burning Spear
Watchi Wara - Bantous Jazz
Uwa Idem Mi - Etubom Rex Williams
Ola De Agua - Mon Rivera y su Orquesta
Memphis Soul Stew - King Curtis
Financial Crisis - Silvertones
Don't Call Us Immigrants - Tabby Cat Kelly
Beware Verwoerd - Miriam Makeba
Ya Ya - Lee Dorsey
My Dream Isle - El Tempos
The Love you Save (May Be Your Own) - Joe Tex
Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye - Bettye Swann
Free - Inez Andrews
Ozan Koukle - Ice
(Backwards Ciani vs. Bobby Hutcherson)


Friday, December 31, 2021

Happy New Year From Freedom Sounds Radio!!!


Last session of 2021 in the studio with DJ Harnetrix!
Walking - Burning Spear
Wishing - Flock of Seagulls
Ram Jam - Jackie Mittoo
Be Thankful - William DeVaughn
Oogum Boogum Song - Brenton Wood
Grandfather Clock - Aceyalone
Ruthie's Heart - Music Inc.
Love - Seven and Seven Is
Conquering Lion Version -You/Tubby's
I'm Gone - Shirley and Lee
Lately - Massive Attack
Dances Are Changing Version - Revolutionairies
Let's Go It's Summertime/Trespasser - Bad Medicine
Love My Way - Psychedelic Furs
(Suzanne Ciani vs. Carla Bley)

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