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Soulsides – The Accumulated Gestures
October 29, 2011, 6:18 am
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One of  Soulside’s favourite sons, master-vocalist and producer whizz-kid DonovanThe Accumulated Gestures” de Souza celebrates the recent launch of new album “A More Permanent Impermence” by taking a night off…and coming in to the RTRFM studio to program the whole show. A suitcase of wax (see picture above) and a lot of sweet inspiration all flowing freely as some of Donovan’s inspirations include Marvin Gaye, Curtis Mayfield, Stevie Wonder, Prince, The Isley Brothers, Michael Jackson, Bill Withers, Babyface, D’Angelo, Maxwell, The Roots, J Dilla, Russell Elevado, Earth Wind and Fire, Jamiroquai, Fiona Apple, Laura Nyro, Jeff Buckley, John Mayer, Bread, Rick Price… see what he played and have a listen below… RIGHT ON

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Salena Jones – Am I The Same Girl – Everybody Is Talkin About Salena Jones

Arthur Conley – Hearsay – Soul Directions

Charles Bradley – No Time For Dreaming – No Time For Dreaming

Darondo – I’m Gonna Love Him – Listen To My Song: Magic City Sessions

Lee Dorsey – Yes We Can – Yes We Can

D’Angelo – Me and those Dreamin Eyes of Mine – Brown Sugar

Jill Scott – Bedda At Home – Beautiffuly Human Words and Sounds Vol 2

Lou Courtney – I Don’t Need Nobody Else – I’m In Need Of Love

Sam Dees – Warn Out Broken Heart – The Show Must Go On

The Impressions – We Must Be In Love – Check Out Your Mind

Alice Clark – Never Did I Stop Loving You- Alice Clark

Stevie Wonder – If You Really Love Me – Where I’m Coming From

Donnie – Do You Know – The Coloured Section

Lou Courtney – Hot Butter’n All Pt1 – 45

The Temptations – Shakey Ground – A Song For You

David Ruffin – I Can’t Be Hurt Anymore – David

Marvin Gaye – Come Get To This – Lets Get It On

Frankie Beverley and the Butlers – Because of My Heart – 45

Doris Duke – The Feeling Is Right- I’m A Loser

Shameem Taheri-Lee – Strawberry  (EXCLUSIVE – thanks)                 

Gloria Scott – What Am I Gonna Do – What Am I Gonna Do

Robin Thicke – Sidestep – Something Else

The Accumulated Gestures – WhatUNeed – A More Permanent Impermanence

D-Train – You’re the One For Me – D-Train

Prince – Partyup – Dirty Mind

The Brother Johnson – Light Up The Night – Light Up The Night

Leroy Hutson – All Because Of You – Hutson


A True American Hero
October 29, 2011, 6:07 am
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el ritmo
October 29, 2011, 5:51 am
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Seu Gorge – The Model

Jane Weaver’s Europeum Alluminate Mixtape    Artist Unknown

Pedro Gomez – Hippie

Sergio Mendes and the Black Eyed Peas – Mas Que Nada

Frank Walton – Safari

Wilson Das Neves e Conjunto – Pick Up The Pieces

Tito Puente – Last Tango In Paris

WAW featuring Willie Bobo – Descarga El Bobo

Le Ry-Co Jazz – Pi Pi Poh

Fusiion – Tocato Y Fuj

Los Hurricanes – Good Golly Miss Molly

The Brisk – El Juego Del Amor

Marta Kubisova – Já Tu S Tváří Neměnnou

Marta Kubisova – Neps Dal

Enrique Kynch – Pantalocitos Calientes

Enrique Lynch – Ballando Con Dolores

Cal Tjader – I Want You Back

Joe Acosta – All Night Long

Artist Unknown – I Wish I Knew?                    

Eric and Ryan Kilkenny – Bongo Avenger

Lemon – Mr Bongo

Tim Love Lee – Wack Wack

Los Chiccaros – Chiccaros Boogaloo

Sal Davis – Mankini

The Cutlass Band – Obiara Wondo

Andre Tanker – Swahili

Nsambei – Vecchio

Manu Dibango – African Boogie

The Tempos – Save Me

Gabo Brown and Ochestra Poly Ritmo – it’s a Vanity

William Ongeeber – Better Change Your Mind

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Kate Bush Disco Edit
October 1, 2011, 2:36 am
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