You know that Weeknd song with the really catchy hook that came out last year? They sampled “Precious Little Diamond” by Fox the Fox.
On a holiday from Sunday to Sunday. Leaving you with a dope jam by native Hawaiian jazz singer Nohelani Cypriano.
I’m not from Chicago, but that doesn’t stop me from loving this 1982 Chi City theme song from the Light Touch Band and the 2013 rework from DJ KON.
The Pastels are a long-standing indie pop band from Glasgow that has a special place in this nerd’s heart. Their wonderful album, Slow Summits, came out earlier this year on Domino Recordings.
The United Four were Weldon Arthur McDougall’s group, formed for the purpose of recording on his Philly-based record label, Harthon Records. Check out my favorite ballad cut by the band!
Heat alert! The 12″ is in the mail, but I can’t stop listening to this Seven Davis Jr. tune online.
“Walk Out To Winter” by Aztec Camera is a wonderfully jangly song that pops in my head around this time every winter.
Ricky Wellman, a massive talent who sadly died recently, was only 13 when played drums on The Jaquars “Crazy Thing” in 1968.
Eyedress’ “Salaamin” is a song off of the Hearing Colors album, out earlier this year.