Archive | November 2011

Thursday Nov 24/11

  1. Hallelujah Chorus – I’ve Got To Find a Way
  2. Mayer Hawhorne – A Long Time
  3. JC Brooks and the Uptown Sound – I Am Trying To Break Your Heart
  4. Harvey and the Phenomenals – Darlene
  5. Harlem River Drive – Idle Hands
  6. Joni Haastrup – Wake Up Your Mind
  7. The Semi Colon – Isi Agboncha
  8. Lijadu Sisters – Lord Have Mercy
  9. Nazir Ali feat. Nahid Akthar & Mehnaz – Life is Dance (Life is Dance comp.)
  10. Shawn Lee – Bina
  11. Christian Mc Bride feat. DeeDee Bridgwater – It’s Your Thing
  12. K-Os – Holy Cow
  13. Black Moon – Buck Em Down (remix)

Thursday Nov 17/11 playlist

  1. Darondo – Such a Night
  2. South Shore Commission – You Got Me Hummin’
  3. Brothers and Sisters – Don’t Let Em Tell You
  4. Coco Jafro – Song for Karla (live on MoMM)
  5. Coco Jafro – The Dude (live on MoMM)
  6. Coco Jafro – Afro time (live on MoMM)
  7. Ray Barretto – Que Viva La Musica
  8. Gnonnes Pedro and His Dadjes Band – Feso Jaiye
  9. Chantells – World of Soul
  10. Perfect Circle – Spread the News
  11. Franco Proietti Morphtet – Space Whale
  12. Blackalicious- You Didn’t Know that Though
  13. Phonte – Everything is Falling Down

Coco Jafro – Music of My Mind Live Sessions: Thurs Nov 17

Victoria's very funky Coco Jafro

Victoria’s own Afro-Funk juggernaut Coco Jafro plays live on the Music of Mind on CFUV 101.9 FM this Thursday Nov 17 between 5:00-5:30pm. They are the first live band we’ve hosted on the show and they will play tunes from their latest self-titled release as well as their forthcoming 2012 album. They’ll also be in studio for a feature chat with myself about their current and future musical endeavors and the future of the funk here in VIctoria and on Vancouver Island. Listen live online or on your radio or wait for the podcast coming soon. Coco Jafro have got several gigs coming up including two this weekend:

Fri Nov 18 in Duncan @ Duncan Garage Showroom

Sat Nov 19th @ Six Mile Pub (Old Island Highway)in View Royal

Check them out on Facebook and Soundcloud or check out a couple of their tunes right here..

Thursday Nov 10/11 playlist

  1. Isaac HAyes – Soulsville
  2. Mike & the Censations – Victim of Circumstance pt.1
  3. JC Brooks & the Uptown SOund – Baaadnews
  4. Mayer Hawthorne – Dreaming
  5. Saidah Baba Talibah – Do It
  6. Rob – Loose Up Yourself
  7. Oghene Kologba & Afrobeat Academy – Fortunate
  8. Mr. Something Something & Ikwunga – Di Bombs’
  9. El Rego – Feeling You Got
  10. Joni Haastrup – Do The Funkro
  11. Horace Andy + Ashley Beedle – When the Rain Falls
  12. Chris Joss – Toxic People
  13. THe Roots feat. BIG Krit – Make My
  14. Boogie Down Productions – Ya Know the Rules
  15. Heavy D and the Boys – Overweight Lover’s in the House
  16. L’Orchestre des Pas Perdus – Boogaloo Bungalow

Thursday Nov 3/11 playlist

 

  1. Nicole Willis + Soul Investigators – No One’s Gonna Love You
  2. Mayer Hawthorne – Get To Know You
  3. Curtis Mayfield – Give Me Your Love
  4. Mike and The Censations – Don’t Sell Your Soul
  5. Prince – I Feel For You
  6. El Rego – Ke AMon Gbetchea
  7. Antibalas – K-LEG
  8. Mulatu and the Heliocentrics – An Epic Story
  9. Will Sessions – One Love (Nas re-interpretation)
  10. Diego Bernal – Intro – All You Can Do
  11. DJ Brace – NH24
  12. Cal Tjader & Lalo Schifrin – The Fakir
  13. Poncho Sanchez + Terence Blanshard – Chano Pozo Medley
  14. K-os – Man I Used to Be (Live @ Muchmusic)
  15. KRS One – Outta Here