BLS Presents Some Jazz 17: YNQ!

BLS Presents Some Jazz 17: YNQ!

Some Jazz 17 delves into the catalogues of Madlib’s many jazz personas, mosy notably Yesterday’s New Quintet. You really have to give it up to the brother for doing so well at tackling the massive strata of the Jazz genre. Madlib as YNQ represents a bridge between Jazz and Hip Hop,..

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DJ Rahdu – Le Moelleux de Danse 3 (Download)

DJ Rahdu – Le Moelleux de Danse 3 (Download)

Let DJ Rahdu put some funk in your Hump Day with the latest in theLe Moelleux de Danse series. Upbeat from beginning to end, you’ll jam in your cubicle while counting down the hours to emancipation from your occupation. Rahdu has taken his favorite recent jams and blended, mixed and compiled..

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BamaLoveSoul.com presents Covers 5

BamaLoveSoul.com presents Covers 5

I visited Dusty Groove today and was unhappy to see Jose James’ Billie Holiday cover album, Yesterday I Had The Blues had already sold out. I was able to listen to some snippets on iTunes but digi downloads are not available in the States yet. His version of Body and Soul is amazing! I’ve..

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BamaLoveSoul.com presents Some Jazz 16

BamaLoveSoul.com presents Some Jazz 16

Today is Super Bowl Sunday so I present a Super Chilled out Some Jazz for you to enjoy. Composed of many recently discovered artists, I hope this compilation adds joy and stress free vibes as you root your team to victory. To those completely oblivious to the game, like myself, pop this in during..

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BamaLoveSoul.com presents Some Jazz 15 (Download)

BamaLoveSoul.com presents Some Jazz 15 (Download)

I recently completed Herbie Hancock’s book, Possibilities. It’s a testament to what can be created while remaining open-minded and adventurous within rigid and standardized institutions. Contributions from Herbie and other Jazz mavericks are what allow us to enjoy Jazz in it’s multi-tiered..

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Jesse Futerman – SleepWalker Pt2 (Download)

Jesse Futerman – SleepWalker Pt2 (Download)

Following up on our previous, well received collaborative compilation, Jesse Futerman returns with Part 2 of The Sleepwalker series. Jesse says,
“This mix was made over the course of 2-3 weeks. Within that time period, I started to grow a deep love for boogie. The innovative use of drum..

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BamaLoveSoul presents [some] jazz 14

BamaLoveSoul presents [some] jazz 14

For this month’s [some] jazz, Farnell Newton pulls out some new material from many great artists. So whether you like the Soulful Vocals of Jarrod Lawson or the genius keyboard playing of Cory Henry you will surely love this episode of [some] jazz. Even our very own Farnell Newton is performing..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 017

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 017

We would like to thank everyone for spreading the word about The Diamond Soul XXXperience! We’ve watched our listeners continue to grow with each episode, and we know that it is with your help that this has taken place. To set off the first show in August we take selections from new albums by..

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BamaLoveSoul.com presents [some] jazz 13

BamaLoveSoul.com presents [some] jazz 13

Every now and then the [some] jazz series will feature labels around the world that are putting out some of the finest in jazz music. The Posi-Tone catalog provides both new fans and devoted listeners with something they can count on to deliver the energy that exists in the current world of jazz…

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 016 | 07/25/2/14

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 016 | 07/25/2/14

DJ Rahdu keeps it caliente for the final show of July! Birmingham’s Byron the Aquarius makes an appearance on the setlist with a track from his upcoming Detroit house inspired album and make sure you peep Rahdu’s new favorite artist Malia. Keep it tuned here to make sure you’re XXXperienced!

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 015

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 015

Despite being laid off from his full time job, Rahdu goes to work for 2 hours of crate digging craziness. The old is mixed with the new to provide the exciting listening experience you’ve come to enjoy from DSXXX. Props are giving to the gone and forgotten as Rahdu’s selections bring you to life…

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 014 | 07/11/2/14

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 014 | 07/11/2/14

This Diamond Soul XXXperience begins with some Motor City Foreplay before sending you to Nigeria for the latest from Orlando Julius, then ironically to Japan for some AfroBeat from Jaribu Afrobeat Arkestra. Remixes abound and there is plenty of new music to start you saving your pennies for upcoming..

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DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 013 | 07/04/2014

DJ Rahdu – The Diamond Soul XXXperience 013 | 07/04/2014

This Week DJ Rahdu hits you with a grab bag of Soul, Hip Hop, Jazz and more!
J Dilla – I’m Back Nickl
Your Old Droog – Free Turkey
ThisisDA – I Know, You Know feat Juan Pablo Giraldo
Maxwell – Sumthin, Sumthin GDNA (RE)vison
Jill Scott – Golden..

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BamaLoveSoul presents Covers 4

BamaLoveSoul presents Covers 4

It’s been awhile since we’ve compiled a Covers playlist and to prepare you for the holiday weekend we decided to reconcile that. Covers 4 showcases amazing artist’s takes on everything from rare grooves to Hip Hop and what they do with this tracks is amazing. Download Covers 4 and discover new..

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BamaLoveSoul.com presents [some] jazz 12

BamaLoveSoul.com presents [some] jazz 12

The jazz world recently lost the legendary Horace Silver, a pianist, composer and bandleader who was one of the most popular and influential jazz musicians of the 1950s and ‘60s. May he R.I.P. and continue inspiring generations to come. This episode of [some] jazz is curated by trumpeter, label..

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