Toots & the Maytals’ immortal reggae classic “54-46 (That’s My Number)” gets a cavernous dub treatment from the always on-point Leftside Wobble.
Boss UK bass music by the Owiny Sigoma Band on Gilles Peterson‘s Brownswood Recordings label.
Cousin Cole’s reggae-fied “Happy” remix is the official antidote for Pharrell phatigue.
DJ D-Mac is returning to the Den of Thieves this Saturday night with Eric Hilton. Gonna dust off the funky 45 box and spin some real vinyl!
Qdup returns with the 21st volume of the Fort Knox Recordings Monthly Funk The World Cloudcast. Free download!
“Bizness” by the tUnE-yArDs gives me the excitement of hearing new sounds. One of the most amazing things about this music is that it’s largely made by just one person, Merrill Garbus.
Digging through the mix archives, I unearthed and edited this early evening segment of a live set from summer 2012.
Here’s a holiday treat! Video artist &/OR [re]added the visuals to The Bird Peterson Holiday Spectacular, a Dilla-like production using music from vintage animated TV specials.
In the hands of The Reflex, the tropical pop-swing of Kid Creole and the Coconuts is transformed into a latin-flavored disco boogie gem.
UK-based DJ/producer Jeremy Duffy—aka Duff Disco—has been producing tasteful re-edits, bootlegs, and original deep disco tracks for a hot minute. He’s giving away the original track “81,” a gorgeous slow-motion groover.