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01/14/2021 05:57 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros
by Madlib
(10 plays) | (0 fans)

Collaboration with Four Tet. Four Tet explained the album's creation to Pitchfork: " . . . we decided to work on this together with him sending me tracks, loops, ideas, and experiments that I would arrange, edit, manipulate and combine. I was sent hundreds of pieces of music over a couple of years stretch and during that time I put together this album with all the parts that fitted with my vision.” https://pitchfork.com/news/listen-to-madlib-and-four-tet-new-song-hopprock/
01/14/2021 05:52 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros
Peace of Mind
by Seba Kaapstad
(2 plays) | (0 fans)

Beautiful meditation from multi-national neo-soul quartet Seba Kaapstad who summon the most powerful manifestation of creativity: music that represents an idea. http://www.kaapstad-music.com/
01/14/2021 05:45 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros
La Femme Fetal
by Digable Planets
(21 plays) | (0 fans)

Light In The Attic Records reissued 'Reachin’ (A New Refutation of Time and Space)' in 2018 for its 25th anniversary. Included in the packaging is in-depth liner notes from KEXP DJ Larry Mizell, Jr. Over on our website you can find an excerpt of Mizell's piece, which includes a new interview with Ishmael Butler (Seattle's own!) reflecting on the record. https://www.kexp.org/read/2018/2/20/read-excerpt-larry-mizell-jrs-liner-notes-digable-planets-emreachin-new-refutation-time-and-spaceem/
01/14/2021 05:41 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros
Blacks and Blues
by Bobbi Humphrey
(9 plays) | (0 fans)

Found on the third album from the American jazz flutist. Described in a review by Steve Huey: "Overall, the album's cumulative effect is like a soft summer breeze, perfect for beaches, barbecues, and cruising with the top down." Find more here: http://www.bluenote.com/artist/bobbi-humphrey/
01/14/2021 05:37 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros
Courage (live)
by Lianne La Havas
(3 plays) | (0 fans)

The British singer/songwriter's new EP, 'Live at the Roundhouse' features five tracks - four songs from her self-titled album and one from her previous album, 'Blood' - performed during a livestream concert at London’s Roundhouse in July.
01/14/2021 05:34 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros
Deep Water Blue
by Navy Blue
(6 plays) | (0 fans)

Check out a KEXP review of New York rapper Navy Blue's 2020 first full-length, 'Àdá Irin': https://www.kexp.org/read/2020/3/27/album-review-navy-blue-explores-depths-his-soul-debut-album-ada-irin/
01/14/2021 05:27 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros

Of this 2020 release, Salaam Remi explained the album’s meaning: “We couldn’t gather in the way we were used to when we needed each other most... Now we are more than likely going to be in for another round of quarantine and we will need each other and music more than ever. ... We were black before the election and we will be black after the election.”
01/14/2021 05:24 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros

Jamaican-Canadian feminist dub poet and activist whose work includes theatrical performances, four published collections of poetry, twelve plays, and seven albums. http://dbiyounganitafrika.com/
01/14/2021 05:20 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros
by Mos Def
(11 plays) | (0 fans)

Mos Def samples The 5th Dimension's 1969 hit "Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In" in this track. Mos Def recently paid tribute to MF Doom with an Instagram post honoring the late artist - posting a video of his 2014 performance of the Madvillain’s 2004 Madvillainy track “All Caps” and crediting Doom for inspiration. https://www.instagram.com/tv/CJfziuhHYWA/?utm_source=ig_embed
01/14/2021 05:17 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros
by Pusha T feat. Jill Scott
(2 plays) | (0 fans)

"Though hip-hop gets more melodic and vocally expressive every year, Pusha keeps his cadences steely and his bars hitting like haymakers, maintaining that ice-cold Nineties feel even when he’s taking on modern troubles." Check out the rest of the Rolling Stone review of King Push here: https://www.rollingstone.com/music/music-album-reviews/king-push-darkest-before-the-dawn-the-prelude-203045/
01/14/2021 05:11 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros

Happy birthday to Slick Rick!! https://www.slickrickisart.com/ After four decades, not only does he remain a pillar of the hip-hop community, but he also is entwined with the local and global communities. He co-sponsored The Bronx Youth Empowerment Program’s Christmas Charity Event for three years and fought homelessness alongside politicians in New York and Florida. He participated in will.i.am’s “TRANS4M” concert, which benefited the “I.AM.ANGEL FOUNDATION” to the tune of $2.4 million. He works tirelessly against youth incarceration and poverty and supports children’s literacy initiatives and the current Black Lives Matter protests and movements.
01/14/2021 05:08 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros

New remix! Enny told NME: “Everything about the remix coming together honestly feels like a divine hand. It was created in a slight state of panic during the first lockdown by Paya & Srigala but we all knew it was something special when we heard it." https://bit.ly/3qt7htG
01/14/2021 05:04 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros
Around The Way Girl
by Ll Cool J
(32 plays) | (0 fans)

Happy birthday to LL Cool J! http://llcoolj.com/ Look for new music from the hiphop legend in the (near?) future: LL tweeted he was working on new music with Q-Tip last year, "I just started recording new music produced by my lil bro @QtipTheAbstract." In another tweet, he confirmed the new release would be on Def Jam Records.
01/14/2021 05:00 AM
DJ: Gabriel Teodros
Impeach The President
by The Honeydrippers
(21 plays) | (0 fans)

Going out to Washington DC! This highly relevant song was a single by funk band The Honey Drippers, written and produced by Roy Charles Hammond (Roy C). It has been sampled (as you might guess) many times.: https://www.inc.com/damon-brown/why-this-obscure-president-impeachment-song-is-now-selling-like-crazy.html There has to be at least 50 songs that have sampled 'Impeach the President' by The Honey Drippers. Check out the list here: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Impeach_the_President