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This past weekend’s KCRW sets have been sprinkling a lot of buzz artists that are doing something different and that Im super excited about. A few examples are Gabriel Black, YBN Cordae, Brainstory, Roy Blair and also faves from Sault, Bakar , Cuco, Earthgang  + more. Hit play and peep some discoveries in addition to usual blend of recent finds.

+ Also peep Saturday’s mix set celebrating the sounds of the Mcferrins! Brother and sister Taylor and Madison continue to drop quality sounds but we kick off the set with the almighty Bobby Mcferrin with one of my favorite cuts which I love to throw into my sets. That’s it for this week. Catch this Saturday and Sunday for more finds from my recent trip to Colombia!

Saturday, September 7th // LISTEN 

Girma Hadgu – Ene Alantchi Alnorem (I Can’t Live Without You)
Grace Jones – Nightclubbing
Anna Wise – Nerve
Sault – Masterpiece
Gabriel Black – Welcome To Hell
Kiefer – Be Encouraged
Hope Tala – Anywhere
Sam Henshaw – Church (Ft. Earthgang)
Omar Apollo – Ashamed
The Smiths – Unloveable
YBN Cordae – RNP (Ft. Anderson .Paak)
Ray Barretto – Together
Black Loops & Nikoss – Remind (Ft. Seven Davis Jr.)
The Manuel Azevedo Quartet – Futebol De Bar
Brainstory – Dead End
Sam Cooke – Try A Little Love
Sir – New Sky
Bakar – Small Town Girl
Cuco – Room Tone (Interlude)
Bobby McFerrin – Taylor Made
Taylor McFerrin – Memory Digital (Ft. Anna Wise)
Madison McFerrin – Try
Brockhampton – Sugar
Dego – Unknown Faults
The Reflex – I’m Every Woman
Guts – Sa Ce Kado (Ft. Black Sage)
Moon Boots – Clear (Ft. Nic Hanson)
Liquid Liquid – Cavern
The Fatback Band – Backstrockin’
Tom Misch – Your Love (Ft. Alexa Harley)
Massive Attack – Exchange
Albert Tales – I Wanna Know
Devendra Banhart – Abre Las Manos
Dominic Sen – What It Is
Idk – December
Pat Lok – Know Me (Ft. Kate Stewart)
Rockabye Baby! – Passionfruit

Sunday, September 8th // LISTEN 

Omar Apollo – Today (Ft. Teo Halm)
Hiatus Kaiyote – Laputa (Ft. Anderson .Paak) (Taylor McFerrin remix)
Homeboy Sandman – Far Out
Sault – Why Why Why Why Why
Starshine – All I Need Is You (Kutcorners remix)
The J.B’s – The Grunt (Part 1)
Meshell N’Degeocello – Nite & Day (Miguel Rockwell remix)
Lion Babe – The Wave (Ft. LeiKeli47)
Tanika Charles – Soul Run
Lord Nelson – Shango (Daniel Haaksman & DJ Beware remix)
Take 7 – Spread Love (Remix)
O’Jays – Give The People What They Want
Isaac Hayes – Hung Up On My Baby
Dede Soul & The Spidells – Soul Chills
Syreeta – I Love Every Little Thing About You
Khruangbin – A La Sala
Robyn – Beach2k20 (Yaeji remix)
Prince – Controversy
Pinduca – Vamos Farrear
Flora Purim – Angels
Bebel Gilberto – Tout Est Bleu
Hope Tala – Jealous
Elusive – Free Form
Connan Mockasin – Con Conn Was Impatient
Jachary – Flying Blind
Pip Millet – Do Well
Chance The Rapper – Sun Come Down
Jesse & Forever – Hologram Lover
Nick Hakim – Bet She Looks Like You
Cuco – Brokey The Pear
Flying Lotus – Tea Leaf Dancers (Ft. Andreya Triana)
Roy Blair – You Weren’t Enough
Devendra Banhart – Kantori Ongaku
Bruno Major – Easily
Jeen Bassa – Bassacade
Raphael Saadiq – I’m Feeling Love
Brainstory – Mnemophobia
Earthgang – Blue Moon
Dego – I Don’t Wanna Know (Ft. Obenewa)
Mac Miller – Small Worlds
Denitia – Special (remix)
Jay-Jay Johanson & Jeanne Added – Fever
Travis Scott – Stop Trying To Be God
Francis & The Lights – Take Me To The Lights (Ft. Bon Iver & Kanye West)
Kiefer – Be Encouraged
Raveena – Floating (Ft. Hope Tala)
Paul McCartney – Arrow Through me
Shina Williams – Agboju Logun (Lac’s edit)
Gichy Dan’s Beachwood #9 – On A Day Like To Day (Ft. Todd Terje remix)

This weekend’s KCRW sets felt really good. Perhaps it was the weather, my time in the water previously or the new gems from Tropics, Pat Lok, Freddie Joachim, Free Nationals, Jordan Rakei + more? Regardless, hope you dig the 5 hours of favorites and new releases. Enjoy.


Saturday, June 15


D’Angelo – Spanish Joint
Tropics – Opioid (Ft. Petit Noir)
The Pendletons – You Do You (Ft. Howard Johnson)
Rumba Tres – No Se, No Se
Khurangbin – Mary Always
Full Crate x Koffee – Toast (remix)
Maverick Sabre – Slow Down (Ft. Jorja Smith)
Christy Essien – Take Up Life Easy
Kutcorners – When I Think Of You (Janet)
Toro Y Moi – Touch
Pat Lok – Lite Feet
Erykah Badu – Me
Brainstory – Mnemophobia
Maria Creuza – Mas Que Nada
Yellowstraps & Le Motel – Mirror Lake (Lefto remix)
Jai Paul – Jasmine (Demo)
Freddie Joachim – Out There
Free Nationals, Mac Miller & Kali Uchis – Time
Amber Mark – What If
Goldlink – Yard (ft. WSTRN)
MTBRD – Wanna Be Your Lover
Shafiq Husayn – Cycles (Ft. Hiatus Kaiyote)
Quantic – You Used To Love (Ft. Denitia) (Alfa Mist remix)
DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid – Synchronic Disjecta
Tyler, The Creator – Puppet
Meernaa – Wells
Delilah Holliday – Babylon
Kindness – Hard To Believe (Ft. Jazmine Sullivan)
Lee Fields & The Expressions – You’re What’s Needed In My Life
MNDSGN – Spreads
Raveena – Floating (Ft. Hope Tala)
Liam Bailey – Brother, Why You Gotta Love Her (Ft. Maverick Sabre)
Jordan Rakei – Mantra
Max Rad – String On Me
Ryan Porter – Blame It On The Sun

Sunday, June 16


Young Fathers – I Heard
Jitwam – Opendoors
Lauryn Hill – Doo Wop (Mikos remix)
Toro Y Moi – Freelance
Aniceto Molina – La Cumbia Sampuesana
Pete Rock & CL Smooth – The Creator
Slenderbodies – Belong
Laura Misch – Elevator
Kindness – Lost Without (Ft. Seinabo Sey)
Goldlink – More
Prince – The Ballad of Dorothy Parker
Steve Lacy – Playground
Theophilus London – Flying Overseas (Ft. Devonte Hynes & Solange Knowles)
Mac Miller – My Favorite Part (Ft. Ariana Grande)
Flying Lotus – Pygmy
Noname – Window (Ft. Phoelix)
Radiohead – Paranoid Android
Cehryl – Troubleshooting
Shiva – Tala
Sylvia Striplin – Give Me Your Love
Lee Fields & The Expressions – Two Face
Combo Chimbita – Esto Es real
Simply Red – Sunrise
Musiq Soulchild – Missyou
Azymuth – Castelo (Version 1)
Charlotte Gainsbourg – Bombs Away (Ft. Toro Y Moi) [Toro Y Moi remix]
Nu Shooz – I Can’t Wait
Anna Wise – Real Thang (Ft. Jon Bap)
Jamie Lidell – Walk Right Back (Basecamp remix)
Mayra Andrade – Manga
Ed Motta – A Vontade
Nubya Garcia – Source
Anderson .Paak – Twilight
Amber-Simone – Something More
Benny Sings – Dreamin’
Jaye P. Morgan – Let’s Get Together
Horace Silver – Song For My Father
Tyler, The Creator – Earfquake
Channel Tres – Sexy Black Timberlake
Childish Gambino – Summertime Magic (Daju Flip)
Guts – Bouge Bagay La
Cleo Sol – Try and You Try
Chance The Rapper – When I Go
Sir Was – Deployed (Ft. Little Dragon)
Willie Colon & Hector Lavoe – No Me Den Candela (Nick Bike edit)
Theo Croker – Love From The Sun (Ft. Dee Dee Bridgewater
Veence Hanao & Le Motel – La Jungle
Jordan Rakei – Mad World
Brainstory – Mnemophobia
Quantic – You Used To Love Me (Ft. Denitia)
Freddie Joachim – Sun Dress

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New WHOAREI, Tropical Hi-Fi, Waajeed, Charlotte Dos Santos + Jameszoo in the mix on this week’s KCRW get down. Also sprinkled into the musical fold are Serpentwithfeet, King Britt, Kevin Morby and Baaba Maal. Hope you enjoy!

Mobb Deep – It’s Mine (Ft. Nas)
Mobb Deep – Shook Ones (Acapella)
Prodigy – Keep It Thoro (Knwledge Remix)
Barbatugues – Barbpapa’s Groove
Miriam Makeba – Umqhokozo
Whoarei – Feel Like Making Love Pt. 2
Tropical Hi-Fi – Tahiti Blue (Ft. Michael Cooper)
Gerry Read – Right Away
Pat Lok – Mar Vista
Waajeed – Winston’s Midnight Disco


Steve Kuhn – The Meaning Of Love
The Orchestra Soulchild – Uptight
Kendrick Lamar – Loyalty ft. Rihanna
Gil Scott-Heron – Winter In America (Moullinex Remix)
Joe Bataan – Chick-A-Boom
Frankie Knuckles – Your Love
Jill Scott – Love Rain (Detroit Swindles Remix)
Juan Calderon – Cambio


Charlotte Dos Santos – Cleo
Radiohead – No Surprises
Misty Dixon – The Beautiful Ones
Mr. Mitch – Don’t Leave
Jameszoo – Rolrolrol (Ft. Niels Broos)


Te’Amir – Good Vibes
Illa J  – Turn It Up
Sinitus Tempo – Chakra Flow
Selena – Como La Flor
Up Hygh! – The Gift (ft. Melo)
Ambassadeurs – Looking At You (Feat. C Dunkin) (Moods Remix)
Laurel Halo – Sun To Solar


TOKiMONSTA – Don’t Call Me (Ft. Yuna)
Poolside – Which Way To Paradise
Gaelle – Falling


Mobb Deep – The Realest
Photay – Outre Lux (Ft. Madison McFerrin)
Khalid – Location
Donnie & Joe Emerson – Baby
Baaba Maal – Gille Men (Auntie Flo Remix)
Fhloston Paradigm – …All (Ft. Moor Mother And King Britt)


Jarami – Aurora
DJ Nature – Born Lifted
Brazil 66 – Casa Forte
Kevin Morby – Come To Me Now
Goldie – Truth (Ft. Jose James)


Shanti Celeste – Strung Up
Cornelius – If You’re Here
Serpentwithfeet – Penance
Floating Points – Kelso Dunes


Nick Hakim – Cold (Live from MBE)
The Roots – Things Fall Apart
Bonobo – Bambro Koyo Ganda (Feat. Innov Gnawa)

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New week! New playlist and I’m starting to realize that Monday night’s have become my source of musical decompression from the world. New gems from Full Crate w/ Trinidad James, JD Reid on the Kendrick edit, Young M.A, Twit One out of Germany, Nick Hakim’s beautiful song “Cuffed” and Vince Staples hits hard on the west coast freshness of “Big Fish”. Catch you next Monday night!


Full Crate – Vogue (Feat. Trinidad James)
Alemayehu Eshete – Chiro Adore Negne
Wise – All I Know
Kendrick Lamar – Kung Fu Kenny (J.R Reid Edit)
Jiin – Never Cheated, Never Destroyed
Portugal, The Man – Feel It (Medasin Remix)
Young M.A – Same Set
Twit One – DontWorkOut


Nick Hakim – Cuffed
Zimmer – Lost Your Mind (Frat. Fhin) (Kartell Remix)
Vince Staples – Big Fish
Bibio – Fix This Thang
Childish Gambino – So Into You (RockGoBeats Remix)
Peter Zummo – The Tape Is Chill


Frankie Valentine – Marinheiro (Feat. Monica Vasconcelos (Mitsu Edit)
The Heliocentrics – Oh Brother
River Tiber – West
Mary J Blige – Love No Limit (Acapella)
Bobby Valentino – Slow Down (Edit)
Madd3e x Ben Bada Boom – Sonnebrand Carbonara


Goldlink – Have You Seen That Girl (Feat Kaytranada)
La Chica – El Rezo
Soothsayers – Blinded Souls
Lou Rawls – You’ll Never Find Another Love Like Mine
3RD Bass – The Gas Face (Feat. MF Doom)


Pat Lok – Oh No (Oh No)
Theo Parrish – Trust (SS Translation)
Paul Hardcastle – Rain Forest
Rio Edits – Keys Of Love
DJ Angola – Bailalo (Quantic Remix)
DJ Asparagus – 100 Ways (Disco Version)


Lord Raja – Picasso
Anik Kahn – Kits
Kendrick Lamar – Lust
Nairobi Sisters – Promised Land Dub
Mez – Let’s Wait A While (Remake)


Goapele – Take It Over
Bottle Tree – Permanent Change
Roger Raspail – Bossa De La Plage (Feat. Alain Jean Marie)
Laura Misch – This Road
Vanilla – Again
Frank Ocean – Solo (Louis Futon Remix)
Girma Beyene and Mulato Astake – Yebekagnale
CYGN – On And On And On


CYGN – Trying To Avoid U (Sophie Meirers)
Benjamin Milz – Electric Current
Auntie Flow – Woman Of Your Boss