8/18/2012 Temposphere


Guitars(!) and Beats.  The latter is a Temposphere mainstay, but the former is usually instrument-non-grata.  Not this go round: they are featured throughout the mix with sublime synergy.  Enjoy!

Playlist Tracks: 
Pucho & the Latin Soul Brothers - Big Stick
Album: Big Stick; Label: Prestige
Kenny Dope - Can You Handle It?
Album: 7"; Label: BBE
Toots & The Maytals - Funky Kingston
Album: Funky Kingston; Label: Trojan Records
Dr Victor Olaiya's International All-Stars - Kinringjingbin
Album: Nigeria 70 / Sweet Times / Afro-Funk, Highlife & Juju From 1970s Lagos; Label: Strut
Manu Dibango - New Bell
Album: Gilles Peterson In Africa; Label: Ether
Snowboy & The Latin Section - Straight From The Gate
Album: Afro Cuban Jazz; Label: CuBop
Les Negresses Vertes - Zobi La Mouche
Album: Mlah; Label: Delabel
José Roberto Bertrami - Kébar
Album: Nicola Conte Presents Viagem 2; Label: Far Out Recordings
Afro-Soultet - Soul Rockin'
Album: Afrodesia; Label: Luv N' Haight
Santana - Soul Sacrifice
Album: Live At The Fillmore '68; Label: Columbia
Novos Baianos - Tinindo Trincando
Album: Brazilika; Label: Far Out Recordings
Serge Gainsbourg - En Melody
Album: Histoire De Melody Nelson; Label: Philips
Bruno Spoerri - Les Electroniciens
Album: Glückskugel; Label: Finders Keepers Records
Shuggie Otis - Ice Cold Daydream
Album: Inspiration Information; Label: Luaka Bop
The Rebirth - Handle It
Album: Rewind! 5; Label: Ubiquity Records
Francis Bebey - Agatha
Album: Un Petit Ivoirien; Label: Ozileka
Eddie Quansah - Che Che Kule
Album: Che Che Kule; Label: Island Records
Lafayette Afro-Rock Band - Soul Makossa
Album: Soul Makossa; Label: Collection Variété
Gene Harris - Funky Business
Album: Nexus; Label: Blue Note
Roy Ayers Ubiquity - The Black Five
Album: Mystic Voyage; Label: Polydor
Beck - Missing
Album: Guero; Label: Interscope Records
AM & Shawn Lee - Winter Sun
Album: Celestial Electric; Label: Eighteenth Street Lounge Music
Air Date: 
August 18, 2012