Merging elements of Soul and Rock into one groovy experience, Ashley Thomas is here to send you swinging with his vivid approach to songwriting which evokes the desires, happiness and ambition of a man in love. "Morning Sun" touches the ear with a pleasant feeling like stepping out on a nice day as this musician shares his passion for life with each note. Enjoy the musical journey of Ashley who's inner spirit shines like the sun as he carries the torch for Soul and Soft Rock in the footsteps of greats such as The Doobie Brothers, Al Green and Sly Stone.
Keith Altham was the last journalist to interview Jimi Hendrix before his death in 1970. In 2015 he joined the Classic Rock Magazine Show to talk that and air that exclusive final conversation. Gain thoughtful insight into the cultural and artistic applications of music and how it effects the world through the mind of one of it's greatest innovators.
Hendrix guitar painting by Casino Artworks
Join vocalist Amanda Taylor on a journey to the heavens as she envisions better days in an easy-breezy tune from her 2015 album "Little Hearts, Big Words". With outstanding multi-layered vocal arrangements which display Amanda's talent for creating beautiful harmonies, "I'll Fly Away" paints a perfect picture of happiness as this angel of Jazz ascends higher through the power of music.
Ahead of the official release of their sophomore album ‘Please Rewind’ on 6th November (US)/20th November (ROW), Moonchild’s digital single “The Truth” drops on 9th October on Tru Thoughts. Performing their new album, Moonchild will support The Internet (Odd Future’s Syd tha Kyd & Matt Martians) on their US/Canada tour this fall.
Open your mind to a futuristic sound of Soul as the trio of Columbia Nights aim to represent the beauty in all things through the innovative songwriting of their 2015 Record Breakin album release. The dream-like and expansive grooves of this band continue to grow as they incorporate World music influences into a beautiful fusion of soul, R&B, Hip Hop, Electronica and Jazz. It's just the music, the rhythm, lyrics and beat as Columbia Nights take you there by looking to the past while taking a giant step forward with the soultronic sound of "In All Things".
Enjoy the archives of a veteran of college Hip Hop radio as DJ Toast shares his interviews with numerous greats of the culture from the early 2000's along with a few tape rips of Funkmaster Flex and Red Alert's shows broadcast on Hot 97 FM NYC during the early to mid 90's.
"Bout That Time" is the first single from Epidemic's fourth full length LP "4 Dimensions on a Paper" slated for a fall release. Produced by a 7 member team of producers from Norway called Loop.holes, the original boom-bap lives through a foreign exchange of authentic SP1200 sample-based sound and slick rhymes.
This hour-long special on composer/arranger/conductor David Axelrod conducted by WBAI FM Radio reveals fascinating details about one of music's most unique and mysterious mind's through the perspective of street culture. Learn more about the seriously deep architect behind emotionally-stirring compositions such as "A Divine Image", "Holy Thursday" and productions of a diverse array which range from Dark Psychedelic for The Electric Prunes to pleasant Soul for Lou Rawls and Jazz for Cannonball Adderley. The cultural movement known as Hip Hop takes a moment to chat with David who remains one of its greatest contributors as his music transcends new boundaries through the art of sample-based production by appreciative beat makers.
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Complete with 360 degree virtual reality view of the entire venue (if you are watching on an iPad or other portable device) The Soul Rebels get funky with Rakim, Slick Rick, Robert Glasper, Sadat X & Niko At The Blue Note June 26th, 2015.