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Monday, May 21, 2018

Greetings Music Lover




Many thank to Steve Urquhart for producing the new audio documentary exploring the life and work of BBC Radio Lancashire broadcaster and Wire contributor Steve Barker.

 LISTEN via THE WIRE magazine: https://www.thewire.co.uk/audio/in-conversation/greetings-music-lover-celebrating-steve-barker-on-the-wire

LISTEN via SOUNDCLOUD: https://soundcloud.com/listentosteve/greetings-music-lover

Steve's page on the documentary:

 https://www.listentosteve.com/greetings-music-lover

Saturday, May 19, 2018

Playlist - 19th May 2018

BBC  Radio Player 


Dub Syndicate - Ravi Shankar Pt.1 (China mix) - Leeghorn
DJ Lilocox - Voces Ricas - Principe
The Upsetters - Tight spot - Doctor Bird
Jonah Dan - Intergalatic Dub Rock - Bokeh Versions
Nat Birchall meets Al Breadwinner - Higher region in dub - Tradition
The Viceroys - I'm Toiling on - Greensleeves
Roots Radics - Earth - Greensleeves
Billy Boyo - How you string a sound - Greensleeves
Roots Radics - Galaxy - Greensleeves
Al Campbell - Jah is my light - Greensleeves
Roots Radics - Dark side - Greensleeves
Blundetto - My weed my Queen (ft. Lord Sandwich) - Heavenly Sweetnedd
Soothsayers - Nothing can stop us (ft. Cornell Campbell) - Wah Wah 45s
Alborosie ft. Chronixx - Contradiction - Greensleeves
Hailu Mergia - Addis nat - Awesome Tapes from Africa
Lagartijeando - Malandro de Boa - Big in Japan
Okzharp & Manthe Ribane - Dun - Hyperdub
Half Man Half Biscuit - Man of Constant Sorrow (With a Garage in Constant Use) - Probe Plus
Samba Toure - Goy Boyro - Glitterbeat
Melissa Laveaux - Nibo - No Format
Slagr - Strimesong - Hubro
Duck Baker - Fire down there - Tompkins Square
Seabuckthorn - Sent in by the cold - Bookmaker Records
Vic Mars - Dinedor Hill - A Year In The Country
Warren Sampson - Travellers on a mountain road - Love All Day
Total Art of Percussion - Wuhan Wuchang - Music for Dreams

Saturday, May 12, 2018

Playlist - 12th May 2018 - Funkology

BBC  Radio Player 


Nana Love - Hang on Baby (Instumental) - Taretone - TTL
The Soul searchers - Blow Your Whistle (Brooklyn Classic Remix) - Sussex
Daniele Baldeli - Got to Get Your Own - Cinedelic Records
Spencer Morales feat. Tashala Rae - I need your lovin (DJ Spen Mix) - Quantize
Chain Reaction - Changes - Jam sessions
Louie Vega  Feat. Toni C - Time Don't Wait - Vega Records
Jimmy Bo Horne - Is It In - TK
Mr Fingers - Full Moon - Alleviated Records
Mac Gregor - Nan Ye Likan - Hot Casa Records
Tony Allen - Asiko (Motor City Drum Ensemble) - Dekmantel 
Pat Thomas introduces Marijata - Mother Africa - Gapophone Records  
Kerri Chandler - Rain - Nervous Record
Skyy - Let's Turn it Out - Salsoul Records
Andy Compton feat. Tenisha Edwards - Why does your hurt so much - Peng
Sequida - On Our Way to Tomorrow - Fania Records  
JB - Hot Pants (Brooklyn Classic Mix) - Polydor

Saturday, May 05, 2018

Playlist - 5th May 2018

BBC  Radio Player 


Dub Syndicate - Ravi Shankar No.1 (China mix) - Leghorn
Ossia - Dub hell - Blackest Ever Black
Sim Hutchins - Let's commodify our love -Local Action
WaqWaq Kingdom & Roger Robinson - Ceremony of vision Jahtari
Amnesia Scanner - AS Chaos (feat. Pan Daijing) - PAN
Die Wilder Jagd - Fremde Welt - Bureau B
Mulengasound - Shade Empress - Limbo Tapes r
SpiritFlesh - Mortuary (Borai & DJ October) - No Corner
The Common Cold - Half Nelson Headlock - Action Records
The Common Cold - The London Look - Action Records
Leslie Klyne - uncertain circumstances part 1 - Self-released
Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto - Glass Noton
goat - New Games - EM Records em1170
Ayunne Sule - What a mana do a woman can do more better - Makkum Records
Boytoy - NY Rip Off - Stolen Body Records
Orquestra Akokan - Mambo rapidito - Daptone
Bunny & the Invalid Singers - Vandal schooling - Bearsuit
Ras G & the African Space Program - The Nector of Stargate (taste) -
Leaving
Laraaji - Laraaji meets Ras G - All Saints Records
Scott Dunbar - The Memphis Mail - Dust-to-Digital
Walter Lee Hood - They tell me of an unclouded day - Dust-to-Digital
Bill Frisell - Thankful - OKeh

Saturday, April 28, 2018

Playlist - 28th April 2018

 BBC  Radio Player 



Dub Syndicate - Ravi Shankar No.1 (China mix) - Leghorn
Danny T & Tradesman ft. Mark Iration - Up deh - Scotch Bonnet
D-Operation Drop - Natty coil - Scotch Bonnet
Alter Echo & E3 - Secrets (Von D Spring dub remix) - Moonshine Recordings
Alpha Steppa - Liberation (Dub 3) - ZamZam Sounds
LG - Fat neck - ZamZam Sounds
Vibronics ft. Vanya O - One dub nation - Scoops
Weeding Dub ft Shanti D. - Can't understand - Weeding Dub
George Dudley - Gates of Zion - Bongo Man no number
Lone Ranger - Natty Chalwa Pt.2 - Studio One
Eek-a-Mouse - Ganja smuggling - Jah Guidance
Jackie Mittoo - Disco Jack - Justice
Dub Crusaders - Time for a dub - Partial Records
Alpha & Omega - King Alpha Queen Omega dub  - Partial Records
Vivian Jones - Flash it & gwan - Kingston Connection
R-Benning - "Legit" - Ochr B
Ebo Taylor - Mumudey Mumudey - Mr Bongo
Leeroy - V.I.P. (with Showboy) - BMG
Skydive Trio - Descending - Hubro
Ethiopian & Gladiators - Dread prophecy/dub - Nighthawk Records
Junior Byles - Press along/version - Nighthawk Records
The Browne Bunch -There's fun for all - Triangle no number
Sly & Robbie meet Nils Petter Molvaer - Rock-Stone Noah Bingie - OKeh

Sunday, April 22, 2018

On the Wire - 21st April 2017

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Dub Syndicate - Ravi Shankar No.1 - Leghorn
Roupa Nova - Clarear - How Do You Are? hdya
Sandra Sa - Garde Minha Voz - How Do You Are?
Hidden Operator - King of Kings - Kings Chamber
G36 - Vex - PRESSURE
Miss Red - One shot killer - PRESSURE
John Hassel - Al Kongo Udu - Ndeya
Kutiman - Lucid dream - Siyal Music
Walton - Black Lotus - Tectonic
Toolshed - Mathematica - Twisted Nerve
Courtney Pine - Rules (feat. Omar) - Freestyle Records
Camilla George Quartet - Mami Wata returns (Usoro) - Ubuntu Music
Sudan Archives - Not for sale - Stones Throw
u-ziq - DoDaDum (feat. Kazumi) - Planet Mu
Mankes - I Cut Trees - Mankes
The Evil Usses - American Cocker - Stolen Body Records
Les Sympathics de Porto Novo - A Min We Vo Nou We - Analog Africa
Girl Ray - The Way We Came Back - Moshi Moshi Records
Kate NV - Oak - RVNG Intl
Lucretia Dalt - Tar - RVNG Intl
Mary Lattimore - Never saw him again - Ghostly International pre-release

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

On the Wire - 19th September 1994 - Tenth Birthday Party

On the Wire - 21st September 1986 - Mark E Smith