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SONG OF THE DAY The Gaslamp Killer “Warm Wind (Frimpong)

Blending music from Ghana and Mali, William Benjamin Bensussen, a.k.a Gaslamp Killer, released today’s song as a single off his 2016 album,  Instrumentalepathy.   Warm Wind (Frimpong) is one of 12 tracks from this album and pieces together something of a … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Charles Sheffield – It’s Your Voodoo Working

Everywhere I go lately I keep hearing this song!  I first heard it in a playlist I’ve been working my way through (compiled by a man with exceptional taste), it then appeared on a new soul/funk compilation I’ve bought recently … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Babe Ruth – The Mexican

So, as planned, I sat down last night and watched The Sunshine Makers (see yesterday’s post for all the details) and thoroughly enjoyed it.  If, like me, you are interested in the music and drug counterculture of the 1960’s, you should … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Hannah Williams & The Affirmations – Dazed & Confused

I was fooled when I first heard this song, I thought it had been recorded a few decades ago, turns out it was only a few months ago! There are plenty of covers out there but it is hard to … Continue reading

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SONG OF THE DAY Family Atlantica – Enjera

London-based Family Atlantica are a lively, funky bunch of musicians whose diverse musical melting pot combines a multitude of styles.  Ranging from Latin to African, this sound also fuses together elements of funk, jazz and Ethio-jazz,( with the great Mulatu … Continue reading

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