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06/23/2020 05:53 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Taken Away
by Moodymann
(30 plays) | (0 fans)

Detroit's Moodymann (stage name of Kenny Dixon Jr) is back with a new album, and you can find it here: https://moodymann.bandcamp.com/album/taken-away-kdj-49
06/23/2020 05:48 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Good Bad Times
by Hinds
(56 plays) | (0 fans)

We share the same curse... https://hinds.bandcamp.com/album/the-prettiest-curse
06/23/2020 05:44 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Pass The Hours
by MARUMARI
(39 plays) | (1 fan)

MorMor, a.k.a. Toronto singer, producer, and multi-instrumentalist Seth Nyquist, released the EP 'Some Place Else' following his astounding debut EP 'Heaven's Only Wishful'. MorMor mentioned that he "wrote these songs during a time where he couldn't shake my demons. He was forced to confront what he had been masking in smiles and metaphors."
06/23/2020 05:38 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Désolé
by Gorillaz feat. Fatoumata Di...
(33 plays) | (1 fan)

“Making Désolé with Fatou was a real moment for me, you know,” Gorillaz drummer Russel Hobbs said. “She’s an African Queen. This lady made the song what it is, beautiful, like life. What can I say about ‘Désolé’? They say sorry is the hardest word, but that’s not true…
06/23/2020 05:35 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Monsters
by SAULT
(12 plays) | (1 fan)

"We present our first ‘Untitled’ album to mark a moment in time where we as Black People, and of Black Origin are fighting for our lives. RIP George Floyd and all those who have suffered from police brutality and systemic racism. Change is happening… We are focused. SAULT x " https://saultglobal.bandcamp.com/
06/23/2020 05:31 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Underdog
by Sly & the Family Stone
(33 plays) | (0 fans)

"As the first single and first song on the group's first album, A Whole New Thing, "Underdog" introduced Sly and the Family Stone in as raucous a way possible. It opens, oddly enough, with saxophonist Jerry Martini sleepily riffing on the children's song "Frère Jacques" before giving way to a full acid rock jam of driving horns, dramatic choral yells and a defiant social message about underdogs who have to prove themselves to be "twice as good." George Clinton told official Family Stone biographer Jeff Kaliss that, in listening to the song, "you felt like they were speaking directly to you personally." The song and its album were the group's creative magnum opus… just not a commercial one. They failed to break the Family Stone out nationally, but that moment would come soon enough." https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-lists/sly-and-the-family-stone-20-essential-songs-79782/dance-to-the-music-1968-37969/
06/23/2020 05:25 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Fishbelly 86 Onions
by All Them Witches
(34 plays) | (0 fans)

Hear a live version of "Fishbelly 86 Onions" from All Them Witches when they recorded for KEXP in 2018: https://www.kexp.org/sessions/archive/all-them-witches-live-on-kexp-recorded-november-16-2018/#
06/23/2020 05:21 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
A Hero's Death
by Fontaines DC
(63 plays) | (0 fans)

The sophomore effort from the Dublin band will be here on July 31st. Pre-order a copy of 'A Hero's Death' here: https://fontainesdc.bandcamp.com/
06/23/2020 05:16 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
On The Fly (Nu Jck)
by Chanti Darling
(8 plays) | (0 fans)

Chanticleer Trü would like you to know that “RNB ain’t no joke.” As frontman of Portland, OR retrofuturist electro-soul adepts Chanti Darling, Trü drinks deeply from the sacred founts of Disco, Boogie Funk, and the dizzying universe of house music. Teasing out the essential filaments, Trü weaves a sound that nods to the past as it blasts into the future; urgent, irresistible, and absolutely of the moment.
06/23/2020 05:13 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
I Would Die 4 U
by Prince & the Revolution
(49 plays) | (1 fan)

Off the Purple Rain soundtrack, the song's lyrics evoke Jesus Christ's message to his followers: "U — I would die 4 U, darling if U want me 2;" as well as, "if you're evil I'll forgive you", "all I really need to know is that U believe," and, "I'm your messiah and you're the reason why."
06/23/2020 05:10 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
Johnny Is Dead
by Q-Tip
(50 plays) | (0 fans)

06/23/2020 05:07 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
All in a Day
by Little Brother
(4 plays) | (0 fans)

06/23/2020 05:01 PM
DJ: Troy Nelson
La Di Da
by The Internet
(54 plays) | (0 fans)

Pitchfork writes of this song: "Syd has grown masterful at describing the nuances of love and courtship. On the Internet’s first albums, she presented her emotions in shades of black and white; over time, the 26-year-old has started to paint her words in softer and more complex hues, adding truth and sincerity to the group’s sound. Sometimes that’s meant avoiding singing about the big dramatic moments in the pursuit of intimacy and, instead, focusing on the smaller and sillier ones—which she does on the band’s latest single, “La Di Da,” an ode to dancefloor politics."
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