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Still in love with this Bruna Mendez album, Corpo Possível and intrigued by Inland Empire’s XinXin! Newness this week from Sergio Mendes w/ Will.I.Am, Terrace Martin, Bad Bunny, Caribou, Hanni El Khtaib + more. And shout outs to Jesse And Forever. Nick Hakim hipped me to him and I’m glad he did. Been listening to him a lot lately! Dos Santos from International Anthem also featured and rocking with me at Townnhouse this Friday!! Details below.

Saturday, February 29th // LISTEN

Mamas Gun – We
Bruna Mendez – Bem
Xinxin – Blue FlowersAmbar Lucid – Story To Tell
Actual Magic – Chutny Wop
El Michels Affair – Tearz (Feat. Lee Fields & The Shacks)
Wendy Rene – After Laughter (Comes Tears)
Sergio Mendes – Agua De Beber (Feat. Will.I.Am)
Chicano Batman – Color My Life
Rev. Harvey Gates – Price Of Love
Wesley Bright & The Honeytones – You Don’t Want Me
The Smiths – Girlfriend In A Coma
Terrace Martin – Lies
Frank Ocean – Self Control
Bad Bunny – <)
Tom Brock – There’s Nothing In This World That Can Stop Me From Loving You
Devendra Banhart – My Boyfriend’s In The Band
Surprise Chef – Herbie Hemphil
Disclosure – Expressing What Matters
Dick’s Beat Market – Scorpio Love
Afrika Bambaataa –  Planet Rock Unplugged (DJ Ayres Edit)
Tame Impala – Is It True
Pinduca – Vamos Farrear
Mac Miller – I Can See
Gabriel Garzon-Montano – Someone / Aguita / Bloom
Raphael Saadiq – Doing What I Can
Raphael Saadiq – Get Involved (Feat. Q-Tip)
The Quiet Ones – Ninguem (Feat.Carlo Alexandre Teixeira And Amarina Sena)
Roy Ayers – Searching (TREW Edit
Wajatta – Depth Has A Focus
Tall Black Guy – Simply Timeless
Ivy Sole – My Way
Tyler, The Creator – Earfquake (Jengi Remix)
Talking Heads – Slippery People
Pet Shop Boys – West End Girls
Prince – I Feel For You (Acoustic Drum Edit)
Andrew Weatherall – Unknown Plunderer (Radioactive Man Remix)



Sunday, March 1st // LISTEN

Emilio Santiago – Bananeira
Paul Simon – 50 Ways To Leave Your Lover
Jordan Rakei – Signs (Ft. Common)
Genevieve Artadi (Ft. Pink Siifu) – Living Lke I Know I’m Gonna Die (Real Bad Man remix)
Caribou – New Jade
Bohannon – Save Their Souls (TREW edit)
DRAMA – Billy
Pomona Dream – Tropicana
Chicano Batman – Color My Life
Sergio Mendes & Brasil ‘66 – So Many Stars
Jorja Smith – Be Honest (Bootyves dirty remix)
ATCQ – Breakin’ My Heart (Jim Sharp edit)
Towa Tei – Technova (O-Dubnova edit
Hanni El Khatib – Stressy
Jamie Isaac – Next To Me (Ft. Nosaj Thing)
The Marias & Triathalon – Drip
Frank Ocean – Pink Matter
Charlote Adigery – High Lights
Len Leise – Desperado Dining
Hyukoh – Silverchair Express
Xinxin – T D H F A R
Hiatus Kaiyote – Nakamara (Ft. Q-Tip)
Thundercat – Dragonball Durag
Yung Ako – Wetted
Bad Bunny – ❤
Arlo Parks – Cola
Men I Trust – Numb (Album V)
Bruno Major – Old Fashioned
Dino D’Santiago & iZem – Leba (Ft. Ellah)
Bloc Party – Banquet
Daryl Hall & John Oates – You Make My Dreams
Ramp – Daylight
Tame Impala – Is It True
CAN – Vitamin C (Galaxysoundco edit)
Toro Y Moi – Never Matter
Disclosure – Expressing What Matters
Ben Chandler – Sad Boy
The Smiths – I Won’t Share You
Ana Frango Eletrico – Caspa
Bruna Mendez – Tropical
Reaper – As You Sow
Al Green – Simply Beautiful
Luedji Luna – Banho De Folhas
Miraa May – Regardles
Jesse and Forever – Hologram Lover
Dos Santos – Coda
79rs Gang – 79s Bout To Blow
Livingforce – Still D R E
Yaeji – Drink I’m Sippin On
King Krule – Alone, Omen 3
Mac Miller – Complicated
Jordann – Business Solutions
Dirty Projectors – Overlord
Craig Mack – Get Down (Ft. Q-Tip)
DJ Mitsu The Beats – Mellow Curves

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New sounds from Waajeed, Jakob Ogawa, Anna Wise with Denzel Curry, 30/70 out of Melbourne, Dayme Arocena (Cuba), Emily King x Machinedrum Terrace Martin and Jessie Reyez . World sounds from Colombia, Nigeria, Portugal and beyond plus tons of amazing edits.  Hope you dig this weekend’s sets. Also – RIP Ginger Baker!

Saturday, October 5th // LISTEN
Fernando Falcao – Disse Alguem
Fela Kuti – Kela Futi
Sault – Up All Night
Ella Mai – Boo’d Up (Franchise remix)
Jakob Ogawa – You And I
Jaime Branch – Nuevo Roquero Estero
Terrace Martin – All I Own
Anna Wise – Count My Blessings (Ft. Denzel Curry)
Martin Hayes – Tiff
Jimmy Smith – I’m Gonna Love You Just A Little Bit More Baby
30/70 – Addicted
Common – Leaders (Crib Love) [Ft. A-Trak]
Dayme Arocena – Homenaje
Teebs – Mirror Memory
Tyler, The Creator – Earfquake [Zikomo remix)
Roberto Roena Y Su Apollo Sound – Que Se Sepa
Ron Basejam – Someday
Stevie Wonder – As (Llego Dub)
Wham! X Zapp – Everything She Want’s (Planturn’s remix)
Zapp & Roger – Dance Floor (Part 1)
Broken Bells – Good Luck
Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – Gat Damn
Jessie Reyez – Far Away
Super Elcados – Afro Funk
Marie Laforet – Et Si Je Ta’Ime
Emily King – Can’t Hold Me (Machinedrum remix)
Luther Vandross – Shines (B.Cause MMHBTN Overhaul)
Nilufer Yanya – Tears
Bokoya – Tiger-Crane
Brainstory – Beautyful Beauti
Freestyle Fellowship – Park Bench People
Scrimshire – After (Ft. And Is Phi)
Farr – Bulletproof
Henry Wu – Expensive Ghetto (Ft. Mo Kolours)
Nicole Bus – You (Rick Ross remix)
Wu-Tang Clan – C.R.E.A.M. (America Gazaway rework)
Jidenna – Babouche
Franchise. – You’re The One SWV (Sicstyle x Franchise remix)
The Sylvers – Fool’s Paradise
Joviale – Dreamboat
J Balvin & Bad Bunny – Como Un Bebe (Ft. MR Eazi)
Roge – Vai Acabar Tudo Bem
Samrai – Mehndi (Madhorama Pencha)
Manuel Darquart – I’m Not Over You

Sunday, October 6th // LISTEN 

Ginger Baker – Let’s Start (Ft. Fela Kuti)
Daniel Caesar – Beba (Radical One x Franchise edit)
Emily King – Can’t Hold Me (Machinedrum remix)
El Gran Combo – El Matrimonio
Fatnotronica & Felipe Sa – Formula 1
Kiefer – And Encourage Others
Brainstory – Breathe
Ruth B. – Rare
King Floyd – Baby Let Me Kiss You
Jon Vinyl – Nostalgia
Noname – Don’t Forget About Me
Jkriv & Free Magic – Eleanora
Brittany Howard – Goat Head
Outkast – Spottieottiedopalicious
D’Angelo & The Vanguard – Really Love
Meernaa – 10 / 9
San Simon – Golden Lady
Waajeed – Let Your Love (Ft. Ideeyah, Desean Jones & Khristian Foreman)
Joviale – Storm
Sault – Foot On Necks
Mamas Gun – Golden Days
Nicole Bus – Mr. Big Shot
Khayote – Aloe Vera
Brandy – Wanna Be Down (DJ Theory edit)
Jakob Ogawa – You And I
Lego – Funky Allstars
James Brown – Soul Power
Cumbia Moderna De Soledad – Tetero
Michael Kiwanuka & Tom Misch – Money
Omar Apollo – So Good
Terrace Martin – All I Own
Jorja Smith – Lifeboats (Freestyle)
Gagle – Good To Go
Teebs – Studie (Ft. Panda Bear)
Stro Elliot – Virginia Wolf
Ta-Ku & Matt McWaters – White
Kandace Springs – Bamboo’s Lament
Erykah Badu – Bump It
Khruangbin – Sisters & Brothers
Holy Hive – If I Could See You Now
Jorge Ben & Toquinho – Carolina Carol Bela
Mayra Andrade – Festa Sto Santiago
30/70 – Flowers
Hiatus Kaiyote – Nakamarra
Dayme Arocena – Homenaje
Jason Nolan – Opals And Banonos
Joubert Singers – Stand On The Word (Larry Levan mix)
Fela Kuti – Yeah Rhythm (Lego remix)
Boogaloo Assassins – No No No
Phony PPL – Once You Say Hello
The Soul Surfers – Summer Madness Part 1

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This week’s session features freshly radar’d gems from YRGP (Your Grandparents), Norvis Junior (this dude’s the truth), Jaala (mind blowing), StaRro (beats!) and more. Hope you dig this week’s show. Ill be back on Morning Becomes Eclectic on the 17th as well. Hope you might tune in.


SWELL- I’m Sorry Feat. Shiloh
YRGP – Sense Feat Thidaniel
KENDRICK LAMAR – Untitled 08 I 09.06.2014.
ILLMIND – Thats Where The Happy People Go
ROSE LAW – Worry Bout Us (Machinedrum Edit)


WISDOM – Nefertiti
JEAN TONIQUE – What You Wanna Do?
ARTHUR RUSSELL – This Is How We Walk On The Moon
COOL CAKE – Sunny Day
STRAFE – Set It Off


YAW – Where Will You Be
THE GAP BAND – Yearning For Your Love (King Most Edit)
SBTRKT – Never Never (Feat Sampha)
MURA MASA – Hustleblood


MICHAEL JACKSON – Maybe Tomorrow
JITWAN – Keepyourbusinesstoyourself
JAALA – Hard Hold


TOKIMONSTA – Starlight Lace
TERRACE MARTIN – Valdez Off Crenshaw


BJARNO – Bagtelle (For A Friend)
GEORGE BENSON – Give Me The Night (Kon Edit)




ANDRESE – l Ritmo De Mi Gente
JULIEN DYNE – Stained Glass Fresh Frozen
YAEJI – New York 93
ROMAN RAUCH – Essig Jazz
BJORK – Like Someone In Love


STARRO – Secret
KID KOALA – Music To Draw To