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02/16/2021 01:57 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Hey Pocky A-Way
by The Wild Tchoupitoulas
(3 plays) | (0 fans)

The Wild Tchoupitoulas were originally a group of Mardi Gras Indians formed in the early 1970s by George "Big Chief Jolly" Landry. Landry, with his mixed African-American, Caucasian, and Native American heritage, had been an active performer in the Mardi Gras Indian styling for a number of years. You can read more about the history of the Mardi Gras Indians here- https://www.mardigrasneworleans.com/history/mardi-gras-indians/
02/16/2021 01:53 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Love On Top
by 45th St Brass
(7 plays) | (0 fans)

They are Trevor Parrish on trumpet, Dave Marriott on trombone, Peter Daniel on saxophones, Nelson Bell on sousaphone, Matthew Goodin on drums and Annie Jantzer singing up front. http://45thstbrass.com/
02/16/2021 01:49 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
No Peace
by Salaam Remi feat. Busta Rhy...
(6 plays) | (0 fans)

Salaam Remi just released his new album "Black On Purpose," which has 17 tracks and additional assistance from Busta Rhymes, Doug E. Fresh, Jennifer Hudson, Chronixx, Spragga Benz, Common, James Poyser, and more. The project is also bookended with recordings of Malcolm X and Sandra Bland, adding to the album’s powerful themes about Black power, justice, and freedom. https://www.revolt.tv/2020/11/11/21560109/salaam-remi-black-on-purpose-album
02/16/2021 01:45 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.

02/16/2021 01:42 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Oh Honey
by DELEGATION
(4 plays) | (0 fans)

Listener request for Bob! Thanks for tuning in! Delegation is a musical group formed in 1976 by Len Coley, Rick Bailey on lead vocals, Roddy Harris. The trio was soon discovered by music producer/songwriter, Ken Gold, who also wrote and produced the hits “You to Me Are Everything”, and “Can’t Get By Without You” for The Real Thing.
02/16/2021 01:37 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Rhythm In Your Mind
by STR4TA
(4 plays) | (0 fans)

With this debut single, STR4TA truly succeeds in celebrating one of the most fruitful DIY genres to come out of the UK, while pushing the sound forward. This single blends together late 70s and early 80s Brit-funk and jazz-fusion grooves, with soulful hypnotic vocals and spacey-synth melodies. 'Rhythm In Your Mind' will be released on March 26th. https://beatcaffeine.com/brownswood-releases-first-12inch-single-from-new-brit-funk-group-str4ta/
02/16/2021 01:32 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.

The Roots are a hip hop band from Philadelphia. You may know them as the house band on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon. Rising Down is their eighth album.
02/16/2021 01:29 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Hymn
by Made Kuti
(2 plays) | (0 fans)

Made Kuti - Fela's grandson and Femi's son - grew up in The New Afrika Shrine in Lagos, studied at Trinity Laban Conservatoire in London, and has played in Femi's Positive Force band from a young age. https://www.madekuti.com/#:~:text=Made%20Kuti%20%2D%20Fela's%20grandson%20and,band%20from%20a%20young%20age.
02/16/2021 01:26 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Pà Pá Pà
by Femi Kuti
(18 plays) | (0 fans)

Femi and Made Kuti - son & grandson of the great Fela Kuti - are releasing a double album 'Legacy+' in February. 'Legacy+' includes Femi’s album 'Stop the Hate' and Made’s album 'For(e)ward'. Following in the legacy of his father, Femi Kuti’s socially conscious song “Pà Pá Pà “ addresses humanitarian concerns through Afrobeat jams. Check out the video for the song - https://youtu.be/aeOklefYRW0 - and a 2011 KEXP live performance: https://youtu.be/OX3E-hgEiIQ
02/16/2021 01:22 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Fearless
by SAULT
(32 plays) | (1 fan)

"'Fearless,' a highlight from 'UNTITLED (Rise),'mystery collective SAULT’s second release of the year, once again pairs impeccably stylish, laid-back R&B with a message that meets the current moment.": https://pitchfork.com/reviews/tracks/sault-fearless/ Go here to purchase this extraordinary album: https://saultglobal.bandcamp.com
02/16/2021 01:18 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Rican Beach
by Hurray for the Riff Raff
(27 plays) | (1 fan)

Happy Fat Tuesday! Hurray for the Riff Raff is an Americana band from New Orleans. It was formed by Alynda Segarra, a singer-songwriter from the Bronx, New York, after she had moved to New Orleans in 2007. As Segarra's project, the group originally performed different styles of folk music while releasing several albums independently.
02/16/2021 01:16 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Don't U Wish
by ReBirth Brass Band
(1 play) | (0 fans)

Formed by the Frazier brothers, Phil and Keith, along with Basin Street labelmate Kermit Ruffins in 1983, The Rebirth Brass Band has gone from playing on corners in the French Quarter to selling out concert halls across the world and appearing in David Simon’s HBO hit Treme. https://www.basinstreetrecords.com/artists/rebirth-brass-band/
02/16/2021 01:13 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Time Is on My Side
by Irma Thomas
(2 plays) | (0 fans)

Affectionately referred to as the “Soul Queen of New Orleans,” Grammy Award-winning singer Irma Thomas has recorded, written, and performed R&B, jazz, blues, gospel, and soul in her trademark emotive style for more than five decades. https://64parishes.org/entry/irma-thomas
02/16/2021 01:11 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Goin' Down
by Allen Toussaint
(1 play) | (0 fans)

Producer, songwriter, arranger, session pianist, solo artist -- Allen Toussaint wore all these hats over the course of his lengthy and prolific career, and his behind-the-scenes work alone would have been enough to make him a legend of New Orleans R&B. Thanks to his work with numerous other artists, Toussaint bore an enormous amount of responsibility for the sound of R&B in the Crescent City from the '60s on into the '70s. https://allen-toussaint.com/
02/16/2021 01:05 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Funkify Your Life
by The Meters
(1 play) | (0 fans)

Considered by many to be one of the founding fathers of funk, The Meters created a unique sound that lasted through the sixties and seventies and was reborn in the late eighties. https://www.discogs.com/artist/86616-The-Meters
02/16/2021 01:02 PM
DJ: Larry Mizell, Jr.
Loving You Is on My Mind
by The Meters
(2 plays) | (0 fans)

The Meters defined New Orleans funk, not only on their own recordings, but also as the backing band for numerous artists, including many produced by Allen Toussaint. Where the funk of Sly Stone and James Brown was wild, careening, and determinedly urban, the Meters were down-home and earthy. Nearly all of their own recordings were instrumentals, putting the emphasis on the organic and complex rhythms.
02/16/2021 01:00 PM
DJ: Cheryl Waters
Iko Iko
by The Dixie Cups
(1 play) | (0 fans)

The Dixie Cups are an American pop music girl group of the 1960s. The trio consisted of sisters Barbara and Rosa Lee Hawkins; plus their cousin Joan Johnson, from the Calliope housing project in New Orleans. https://www.sunrecords.com/artists/the-dixie-cups
02/16/2021 01:00 PM
DJ: Mike Ramos
Poof
by Pi'erre Bourne
(5 plays) | (0 fans)

<3 hope everyone had a good v-day <3
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