August 19, 2018 – J’Freek Assez

James is back with a powerful tribute to the Queen of Soul and Clara-Swan does a barrel roll

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Playlist

  • Aretha FranklinYoung, Gifted and Black – Rocksteady
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Duane Allman and Aretha FranklinSingle – The Weight
  • Luther VandrossSongs – Sweet Sweet Baby (Since You’ve Been Gone)
  • Artie “Blues Boy” WhiteChicago Deep – Chain of Fools
  • Herbie MannPush Push – Spirit in the Dark
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  • ChuchumbéCaramba niño – La Cana
  • ToubabouAttente – J’ Freak Assez
  • Mustafa Özkent ve OrkestrasiGençlik Ile Elele – Zeytinyağlı
  • Melbourne Ska OrchestraMelbourne Ska Orchestra – Get Smart
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  • King Gizzard and the Lizard WizardGumboot Soup – The Great Chain of Being
  • The Souljazz OrchestraFreedom No Go Die – Mista President
  • Pierre KwendersMakanda – Bittersweet Mornings
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  • George Antheil, The New Palais Royale Orchestra & Percussion Ensemble, Maurice PeressBallet Mécanique – A Jazz Symphony (original version 1925)
  • [The User]Symphony #2 for Dot Matrix Printers – .^.^%^%^%
  • NudgeElaborate Devices for Filtering Crisis – Poor Impulse Control
  • The Art of NoiseIn Visible Silence – Instruments of Darkness
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Ilya ToshinskiyRed Grass – At the End of the Day
  • August 12, 2018 – Of the Earth and of the Free

    I swear this was meant to be an upbeat show but Debbie Downer may have taken over. I blame the summer heat, or maybe it was the Zappa

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    Playlist

  • Frank ZappaMothermania – Plastic People
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • MutabarukaThe Ultimate Collection – Dis Poem
  • Ernest RanglinGuitar In Ernest – Angelima
  • Chet AtkinsThe Master and His Music – Over The Rainbow
  • Alder & AshPsalms for the Sunder – Ikejime
  • Leyla McCallaVari-colored Songs – A Tribute to Langston Hughes – Changing Tide
  • Lake of StewAin’t Tired of Lovin’ – Free Medicine
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  • Shye Ben Tzur, Jonny Greenwood And The Rajasthan ExpressJunun – Kalandar
  • AntibalasSecurity – Hilo
  • Ansambl MontenegroStand Up, People: Gypsy Pop Songs from Tito’s Yugoslavia 1964-1980 (VA) – Djelem, Djelem
  • El Rego et Ses CommandosLegends of Benin (VA) – Djobime
  • Think Of OneJuly/August 2008 Believer Music Issue CD (VA) – Antwaarpse Shaabi
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  • Lejsovka & FreundMusic For Small Ensemble & Computer – Downed Predator Souvenirs
  • Alanis ObomsawinBush Lady – Of the Earth and of the Sea / Théo pt 1 / Théo pt 2 / Nzi Waldam
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  • Etta JamesThe Second Time Around – Plum Nuts
  • Les PaulThe New Sound – Lover
  • Paulo Sérgio SantosBeatles ‘n’ Choro Vol 4 (VA) – Maxwell’s Silver Hammer
  • Wild Man FischerWildmania! – Disco In Frisco
  • Galactic Symposium, TheJohn Peel Presents – YMCA
  • XMore Fun in the New World – We’re Having Much More Fun
  • Siouxsie and the BansheesJuju – Voodoo Dolly
  • The SmithsHatful Of Hollow – Accept Yourself
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Baka Forest PeopleSounds of the Forest – Water Drums I
  • August 5, 2018 – Q Do You Love?

    

    A spirited defense of the much-maligned letter Q! Because it’s 2018!

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    Playlist

  • QueenJazz – Mustapha
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Sesame WorkshopSesame Street Podcast – Letter Q
  • GodzThe Third Testament – Quack (I’m A Quack)
  • Eric DolphyCandid Dolphy – Quiet, Please(Take 1)
  • David BowieHunky Dory – Quicksand
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  • Sir Richard BishopDecompositions – Quarter Wheel
  • Quincy JonesThe Original Jam Sessions 1969 – Groovy Gravy
  • Medeski, Martin & WoodEnd of the World Party (Just in Case) – Queen Bee
  • Daevid Allen and KramerWho’s Afraid? – Quit Yr Billshit
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  • Quicksilver Messenger ServiceHappy Trails – Who Do You Love – Part 1/When You Love/Where You Love/How You Love/Which Do You Love/Who Do You Love – Part 2
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  • Maryam MursalThe Journey – Qax (Refugee)
  • Kasai AllstarsIn the 7th Moon, The Chief Turned Into a Swimming Fish and Ate the Head of His Enemy By Magic – Quick As White
  • Nimalan YoganathanSangam – Qimmiruluapik
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Johnny OsbourneJamaica to Toronto (VA) – African Wake
  • July 29, 2018 – Reaching Into Free

    A mid-summer romp through musical fields

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    Playlist

  • Neil YoungOn the Beach – Walk On
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Sonny RollinsThe Freedom Suite 1956-1958 – The Freedom Suite
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  • Benoit Delbecq & Francois HouleBecause She Hoped – Binoculars
  • Bell OrchestreWho Designs Nature’s How – The Stars In His Head / Bernard 33 – Dark Lights (Colin Stetson Remix)
  • Jelly Roll MortonBlues and Stomps from Rare Piano Rolls – Dead Man Blues
  • James HillUkulele Starwars Aloha Force (VA) – Mos Eisley Spaceport
  • Jack Lewis and the CutoffsL’vov Reads His Notes – Summertime Called
  • Grateful DeadWorkingman’s Dead – Cumberland Blues
  • Betty Lavette Child of the Seventies – Heart of Gold
  • Roxy MusicFor Your Pleasure – Do the Strand
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  • Spyder-DBig Apple Rappin’: The Early Days Of Hip-Hop Culture In New York City 1979-1982 (VA) – Big Apple Rappin’
  • The Hot 8 Brass BandRock With The Hot 8 Brass Band – I Got You
  • Ken NordineThe Best of Word Jazz, Vol. 1 – Reaching Into In
  • Grim SkunkUnreason in the Age of Madness – Let’s Start a War
  • PlasmaticsNew Hope for the Wretched – Butcher Baby
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  • Coast Social Orchestra, Alexander AyubListen All Around: The Golden Age of Central and East African Music (VA) collected by Hugh Tracey – Mamie Sistah Mai Deah (Mommy, Sister My Dear)
  • GurrumulDjarimirri: Child of the Rainbow – Wulminda (Dark Clouds)/li>
  • Group DouehBeatte Harab – Lehi Teyilu
  • Joy DivisionCloser – Atrocity Exhibition
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Legion of Green MenSpatial Specific – Logarhythm One Point Two
  • July 22, 2018 – Kick On By

    I thought I would exorcise an earworm. Didn’t work–it’s still there!

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    Playlist

  • Madison’s Lively StonesClassic African American Gospel from Smithsonian Folkways (VA) – It’s Time to Make a Change
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Roland KirkSlightly Latin – Walk On By
  • Isaac HayesHot Buttered Soul – Walk On By
  • Jazz Jamaica All StarsMassive – Walk On By
  • Delvon Lamarr Organ TrioClose But No Cigar – Walk On By
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  • Robert JohnsonThe Complete Recordings – Come on in My Kitchen (take 1)
  • Kate BushHounds Of Love – Running up that hill (a deal with God)
  • King CrimsonDiscipline – Thela Hun Ginjeet
  • PrimusPork Soda – Hamburger Train
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  • Oingo BoingoOnly a Lad – Capitalism
  • Rllrbll4 Corners – Prince Charles in a can
  • Cartoon LizardsNot Punk Not Raw – Aliver Than Ever
  • Ohio PlayersOrgasm – The Very Best Of The Westbound Years – Singing in the Morning
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  • OlavObjects – Objects
  • CéuTropix – Perfume Do Invisivel
  • Pat JordacheFuture Songs – The 2-Step
  • King Gizzard and the Lizard WizardGumboot Soup – The Wheel
  • Bush TetrasTake the Fall – True Blue
  • Pierre KwendersMakanda – Tsvarakadenga
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Stefan Christoff & Nick SchofieldRêves sonores à Montréal – Rise
  • July 8, 2018 – Planet Kick

    The power of music to sway the soul and move your feet is self-evident in this edition of the Free Kick. Let the spirit swing you!

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    Playlist

  • Ry CooderThe Prodigal Son – Jesus and Woody
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • Alanis ObomsawinBush Lady – Odana / Bush Lady, part 1
  • Colin Stetson and Sarah NeufeldNever Were the Way She Was – With the Dark Hug of Time
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  • Afrika BambaataaLooking For The Perfect Beat 1980-1985 – Planet Rock
  • Alien Sex FiendOpen Head Surgery – Coma
  • Cabaret VoltaireMicro Phonies – Do Right
  • Revolting CocksDa Ya Think I’m Sexy? – Sergio Guitar
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  • Ensemble SupermusiquePorteuses d’Ô – Préoccupant c’est préoccupant (2015-17)
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  • The BuzzcocksLove Bites – Nothing Left
  • Quinsin NachoffFoMo – Forward Motion
  • Los FolkloristasMexico! – El Diablo
  • Chuck BerrySingle – 30 Days
  • Don CherryHome Boy Sister Out – Bamako Love
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : HeadspaceTides – Simple Sadness
  • July 1, 2018 – Smells Like Free Spirit

    Another in a long line of freeform radio mixes!

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    Playlist

  • Juanita Johnson and the Gospel TonesClassic African American Gospel from Smithsonian Folkways (VA) – Holy Ghost
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • The VenturesThe Very Best of The Ventures – (They Long to Be) Close to You
  • Roland KirkVolunteered Slavery – Ma Cherie Amour
  • Rob Mazurek, Exploding Star OrchestraThe Albums of 2015 (VA) – The Arc of Slavery #72 (excerpt) [from ‘Galactic Parables: Volume 1’]
  • Reverend Gary DavisIf I Had My Way: Early Home Recordings – If I Had My Way
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  • DokakaHuman Interface – Dance Dance Dance
  • Frank Zappa200 Motels – Motorhead’s Midnight Ranch/Dew On The Newts We Got/The Lad Searches The Night For His Newts/The Girl Wants To Fix Him Some Broth/The Girl’s Dream/Little Green Scratchy Sweaters & Courduroy Ponce
  • William ShatnerSeeking Major Tom – Space Truckin’ (feat. Ian Paice and Johnny Winter)
  • Patti SmithEaster – Space Monkey
  • Robert Glasper ExperimentBlack Radio – Smells Like Teen Spirit
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  • A Banda Tropicalista Do DupratA Banda Tropicalista Do Duprat – Canto Chorado Bom Tempo Lapinh
  • Pax Nicholas and The Nettey FamilyNa Teef Know de Road of Teef – Na Six Feet
  • The Wailing WailersThe Wailing Wailers – 400 Years
  • Gregory IsaacsSoon Forward – Slave Market
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  • Amon DuulParadieswarts Duul – Snow Your Thirst And Sun Your Open Mouth
  • Quiet SunMainstream – Rongwrong
  • Os MutantesOs Mutantes – A Minha Menina
  • African Head ChargeDrastic Season – Many Generations
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : Legion of Green MenBaqontraq – Rollbaq
  • June 24, 2018 – Six Freeks

    Heavy and upbeat all at the same time; what more do you want from a podcast?

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    Playlist

  • Fred Astaire & Oscar PetersonThe Astaire Story – I Won’t Dance
  • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
  • The Dwarfs of East AgouzaBes – Where’s Turbo?
  • The EncounterLive on WFMU’s Transpacific Sound Paradise with Rob Weisberg – December 7, 2013 – Mina
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  • Pantera (RIP Vinnie Paul) – Reinventing The Steel – I’ll Cast a Shadow
  • The Dead CThe Damned – Casino
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  • Stompin’ Tom ConnorsBud the Spud and Other Favorites – The Canadian Lumber Jack
  • Uz Jsme DomaVancouver 1997 – Live – Poslepu (Blinded)
  • The English BeatI Just Can’t Stop It – Whine & Grine/ Stand Down Margaret
  • Thomas Dolby The Golden Age Of Wireless – She Blinded Me With Science
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  • Raya Brass BandRAYA – Sunken Angels
  • Son of DaveMusic for Cop Shows – Six Weeks
  • CABBAGETerrorist Synthesizer EP – Terrorist Synthesizer
  • The Tragically HipRoad Apples – Fight
  • Willie NelsonA Horse Called Music – Nothing I Can Do About It Now
  • Beau DommageBeau Dommage – A Toutes Les Fois
  • Pete NamlookTrance Europe Express 2 (VA) – Escape to Earth
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  • TALKOVER MUSIC : tbutbu – tbu
  • June 17, 2018 – Have Kick Will Travel

    Another wide variety of tuneage for your eardrums, this week collected and presented by James

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    Playlist

    • The Austin Lounge LizardsLizard Vision – Jesus Loves Me (But He Can’t Stand You)
    • Roland KirkLeft and Right – Black Mystery Has Been Revealed
    • Acid Mothers Temple and The Melting Paraiso U.F.O.Dark Side of the Black Moon: What Planet Are We On? – Dark Side of the Black Moon
    • Yoo Doo RightNobody Panicked and Everybody Got On – Nobody Panicked and Everybody Got On
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    • Elvis Presley (RIP D.J. Fontana) – Single – Don’t Ask Me Why
    • Matt “Guitar” Murphy (RIP) – The Blues Don’t Bother Me – Strut Your Stuff
    • The SonicsHere Are The Sonics!!! – Have Love Will Travel
    • The DeviantsThe Deviants – Rambling B(l)ack Transit Blues
    • TelevisionMarquee Moon – Friction
    • Emerson, Lake, and PalmerSingle – Fanfare for the Common Man
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    • Count BasieKen Burns Jazz: Count Basie – Cherokee (Parts 1 and 2)
    • Toshiyuki HondaMetropolis OST – El Bombero
    • The Fat Babies18th and Racine – The Stampede
    • Coleman HawkinsKen Burns Jazz: Coleman Hawkins – Driva Man
    • Sidney BechetThe Fabulous Sidney Bechet – Black and Blue
    • Benny GoodmanThe Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Concert – Sing Sing Sing
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    • Tony AllenNo Discrimination – Road Safety
    • Thievery CorporationThe Richest Man in Babylon – The Richest Man in Babylon
    • JamiroquaiThe Return of the space Cowboy – Just Another Story
    • Andrew DukeSprung – Hell Yeah!
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    • TALKOVER MUSIC :Ilya ToshinskyRed Grass – Train Station