Chorizo Funk “We Love Sharon” (Sharon Jones Tribute)
Mix Of The Day
Soul

Mix of the Day: Chorizo Funk “We Love Sharon” (Sharon Jones Tribute)

One of Austin’s finest, Chorizo Funk, has dropped the second edition of his “We Love” mix series for your aural pleasure. This time around he touches on the catalog of the Queen of Daptone, Ms. Sharon Jones. This hour long excursion through the catalog of Sharon Jones and her mighty …

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LEFTO “Good Morning Sunshine”
Special Themes
Jazz Soul

Guest Mix: LEFTO “Good Morning Sunshine”

We’ve been bugging our good friend Lefto to make us a little guest mix but seeing as the guy’s schedule is pretty much non-stop (worldwide touring, weekly radio show, videos, organizing shows) we figured we would just patiently wait for it. And finally in the spirit of the holidays he …

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Nelson Mandela
Mix Of The Day
Soul

Mix of the Day: Gilles Peterson “Nelson Mandela Tribute”

via @Brownswood: “Gilles pays tribute to the late, great, Nelson Mandela with this extended mix from his earlier tribute on BBC 6 Music. 1 hour of carefully curated songs of hope, freedom and future.” Playlist 1 – Simphiwe Dana – Zundiqondisise 2 – Dollar Brand – Ishmael 3 – Sathima …

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Forgotten Treasures Mixes
Jazz Soul

CUTHEAD “Forgotten Treasures Mix #16″

Here we are with another edition of the Forgotten Tresures series. Not only do we have a killer lineup of artists (Ta-Ku, Zed Bias, Paul Nice, Marc Mac and others) but the concept is wonderful too. We simply ask artists to make a mix based on their influences and roots. #16 features …

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Nightmares On Wax “Boiler Room Mix”
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Soul

Mix of the Day: Nightmares On Wax “Boiler Room Mix”

One of a select few names that are synonymous with soulful, feel good vibes over the last twenty years: Nightmares on Wax. This mix will definitely back up that statement; it’s drenched in sunshine vibes throughout, giving you a little break from old man winter. If you’re feeling this mix, …

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Future Classics
Soul

Future Classic: Lynden David Hall “Memories & Souvenirs”

This truly amazing track was given a second life with the re-release of  UK soul singer, the late Lynden David Hall’s “In Between Jobs” LP, originally out in 2005 on Random Records. Hall was one of the most promising British soul artists before he lost his battle to Hodgkins’ disease …

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The Marriotts - Tell It Like It Is
Forgotten Treasures
Soul

Forgotten Treasure: The Marriotts “Tell It Like It Is” (1969)

It’s hard to believe that a piece of music, especially in this day and age, can be discovered but without any knowledge as to where it originated. The Marriotts‘ Tell It LIke It Is is one of these rarities – no information about the artist can be found on discogs.com …

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Soul

Mix of the Day: D’angelo Flips, Remixes and Tributes by Dj Rahdu

“Much like his musical heroes, D’angelo has influenced so many, and it’s these fanatics that will mine Mr.Archer’s release for any musical nuggets of note and spread his gospel. It’s also these musically gifted fans that have remixed, flipped and covered his previous offerings to add their interpretation to his …

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Mix Of The Day
Hip-Hop Soul

Mix of the Day: HouseShoes “King James Version”

via Redefinition Records: “House Shoes presents The King James Version Chapter One: Verses One – Four (2LP, Black Vinyl Mixtape) Follow HouseShoes on Soundcloud: @houseshoes This is a lovingly and expertly constructed journey through the building blocks of Dilla’s beats – the dusty OG vinyl grooves that he sampled. From …

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Video Digs
Jazz Soul

Mark de Clive-Lowe “One Take”

Part one of MdCL’s One Take series – recreating the club classic Hot Music by Soho from scratch, remixing it and deconstructing it over two and a half minutes… no prepared loops, all performed live in One Take. MdCL uses: Yamaha Grand Piano, Native Instruments Maschine, Korg KP3, Novation Impulse …

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Future Classics
Hip-Hop Soul

Future Classic: Ohmega Watts “Pieces of a Dream”

The ever so talented Ohmega Watts, as of today, has dropped his newest album, “Pieces of a Dream” on the highly lauded indie label, Mellow Orange Music. After a thorough listening of the album, one can conclude that Mr. Watts maintains what we’ve all come to know of as his …

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MIMS Lists
Beats Boogie / Funk / Disco Soul

B. BRAVO presents “My Favorite Modern Soul Vocalists”

B.Bravo is a 2010 graduate of Red Bull Music Academy with releases on Brownswood, Frite Nite and Ernest Endeavors. His tune “Computer Love” was named one of 2009’s best tracks by Benji B (BBC Radio 1). He’s shared the stage with artists like Chromeo, Dam-Funk, Flying Lotus and serenaded crowds …

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