May 2013 Kinda Cloudy Radio Archives

Special guests from The Prizefighters, a Twin Cities-based Ska/Rocksteady/Reggae band join us in the studio to chat about their upcoming triple 7” vinyl release and to play some old school Jamaican 45s with us. Also in the mix we hear new music from Lady, Charles Bradley, Ikebe Shakedown, & more….

A two-hour blend of spicy Afro Beat, Latin Funk, Cumbia, Salsa, Funky Calypso, Ska, & Reggae on wax. Featuring tracks from Il Carbonaro, The Qualitons, Les Freres Smith, Nkengas, Dur Dur Band, Robert Roena y su Aplollo Sound, Laba Sosseh, Manteca, Nico Gomez, The Maytals, The Jamaicans, & more…

Another all-vinyl set starts with feel-good summer BBQ jams, then moves into a rousing mix of Rhythm & Blues, Reggae, Latin, & Island Soul. Features tracks by Charles Bradley, Sugar Billy, Keith & Darrell, Sam Cooke, Wanda Jackson, Bo Diddley, Willie Bobo, St Maarten’s Rolling Tones, Lyn Taitt, Junior Byles, & more…

Kinda Cloudy Radio is pre-empted tonight for KFAI’s special All-Day Indigenous Programming.

Special guest Tarik Thornton joins us in the studio for 2-hours of raw funk & soul on wax. We start with a nice set of new music from Colemine Records, then hear from Hi-Fly Orchestra, Elizabeth Shepherd, Charles Bradley, Brenton Wood, Gary Byrd, Bobby Caldwell, Gil Scott Heron & Brian Jackson, Little Eva Harris, Seven Souls, Natural Four, & more…