::: Vinyl Grooves ::: 1972-75 ::: 5/4/20 :::

•May 5, 2020 • Leave a Comment

::: Vinyl Grooves ::: 1972-75 :::
1. Upendo Ni Pamoja (Love is Together) – Ramsey Lewis (’72)
2. Piece of Mind – Idris Muhammad – Power of Soul (’74)
3. God Made Me Funky – The Headhunters – Survival of the Fittest (’75)
4. Tombo In 7/4 – Airto – Fingers (’73)
5. A Tear to a Smile – Roy Ayers Ubiquity – A Tear to a Smile(’75)
6. Nautilus – Bob James – One (’74)
7. Devika (Godess) – Lonnie Liston Smith & The Cosmic Echoes – Visions of a New World (’75)
8. Voodoo Woman – Lonnie Liston Smith & The Cosmic Echoes – Expansions (’75)
9. Hydra – Grover Washington Jr. – Feels So Good (’75)
10. Red Baron – Billy Cobham – Spectrum (’73)
11. Walk That Walk; Talk That Talk – Weldon Irvine – Cosmic Vortex (’74)
12. Slippin’ Into Darkness – Ramsey Lewis Trio – Upendo Ni Pamoja (’72)
13. Loran’s Dance – Idris Muhammad – Power of Soul (’74)
14. Watermelon Man – Herbie Hancock – Headhunters (’73)

::: SSD @ KTUH ::: Playlist 6/21/17 – 9am-Noon

•June 21, 2017 • Leave a Comment

::: SSD @ KTUH ::: Playlist 6/21/17 – 9am-Noon
1. All (feat. Andy & Solame Bey) – Horace Silver Quintet / Sextet – All (The United States of Mind / Phase 3) (1972)
2. Pedro Iturralde – Las Morillas de Jaen – ¡Jazz Flamenco! (1967)
3. Work Song – Nina Simone – Forbidden Fruit (1961)
4. Early Summer – Ryo Fukui – Scenery (1976)
5. Jogo da Vida – Tamba Trio – Tamba Trio (1975)
6. Mirth Song – The Harold Danko Quartet feat. Gregory Herbert (1978)
7. Stormy (feat. Flora Purim) – Duke Pearson – It Could Only Happen With You (1974)
8. El Gato – Gato Barbieri – El Gato (1975)
9. Ring Shout Ballet – Ed Kelly Ensemble – Music From The Black Museum (1978)
10. Come Dance With Me – Eddie Harris – How Can You Live Like That (1977)
11. Primrose Samba – Kitty Winter Gipsy Nova – Feel It (1978)
12. Samba Madrugada – Bong Peñera – A Samba Song (1976)
13. Jive Samba – Sarah Vaughan – ¡Viva Vaughan! (1964)
14. Mardi Gras (Carnival) – Lonnie Liston Smith and The Cosmic Echoes – Renaissance (1976)
15. TomTom – Makaya McCraven – In The Moment (2015)
16. Beginning Again – Brian Auger’s Oblivion Express ‎- Straight Ahead (1971)
17. Headstrong – Francisco Aguabella – Hitting Hard (1977)
18. Moforiboréré – Henri Guedon – Afro Blue (1982)
19. New Bell – Manu Dibango – Soul Makossa (1973)
20. Open Sky – Open Sky Unit – Open Sky Unit (1974)
21. Waltz in 16mm – Sergio Mihanovich feat. Gato Barbieri – Funny Old Shit: A Trunk Records Sampler Vol. 1
22. Waltz (for Joanna) – Mike Westbrook – Marching Song, Vol. 1 (1969)
23. Africa – Abbey Lincoln – People In Me (1973)
24. On Green Dolphin Street – Eric Dolphy – Outward Bound (1960)
25. Tones For Joan’s Bones – Blue Mitchell – Boss Horn (1968)
26. Ain’t No Such Thing As A Superman – Charenee Wade – Offering (The Music of Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson) (2015)
27. Coisas Naturais – Ed Motta – Dwitza (2002)
28. What A Little Moonlight Can Do – Cécile McLorin Salvant – WomanChild (2013)

::: SSD @ KTUH ::: Playlist 6/17/17 – 9pm-Midnight

•June 18, 2017 • Leave a Comment

SSD – KTUH Playlist 6/17/17 – 9pm-Midnight

1. O Gato – Elza Soares – Elsa Pede Passagem (1972)
2. Aldeia de Ogum – Joyce – Feminina & Agua e Luz (1980)
3. Feelin’ Good (“The Roar of the Greaspaint-The Smell of the Crowd”) – Carmen McRae – Woman Talk (Live at the Village Gate) (1964)
4. Afrique – Count Basie & His Orchestra – Afrique (1971)
5. La Carnival – Eddie Harris – People Get Funny (1987)
6. The World Was Young – Monika Linges – Floating (1982)
7. A Taste of Latin – Ricardo Marrero – Time (1977)
8. Shoshana – Cal Tjader – Gozame! Pero Ya… (1980)
9. Ain’t No Sunshine – Sivuca – Sivuca (1973)
10. Watermelon Man – Frank Minion – The Soft Land of Make Believe (1960)
11. Please Don’t Leave – Kenny Clarke-Francy Boland Sextet – (1967)
12. Black Land of the Nile – La Mont Zeno Theatre – Black Fairy (1975)
13. Mae Cambina – Airto – Identity (1975)
14. Song For My Father – Leon Thomas – Spirits Known and Unknown (1969)
15. Maiden Voyage – Jon Lucien – Song For My Lady (1975)
16. Black Focus – Yussef Kamaal – Black Focus (2016)
17. I Can’t Help It – Terrace Martin and Robert Glasper – 3Chord Fold (2013)
18. The Jaunt – Makaya McCraven – In The Moment (2015)
19. With You – fLako – The Mesektet
20. Beat #2 – Relaen – Twines (2015)
21. Encryptian (feat. Elena Pinderhughes) – Christian Scott – Ruler Rebel (2017)
22. It’s Gonna Be Alright – Theo Croker – Escape Velocity (2015)
23. Rain Dance – Oddisee – Iceberg (2017)
24. Conflict Of A Man – Erimaj – Conflict Of A Man (2012)
25. Turnin’ Me Up – BJ the Chicago Kid – In My Mind (2016)
26. Them Changes – Thundercat – Drunk (2017)
27. Molasses – Hiatus Kaiyote – Choose Your Weapon (2015)
28. Without You (feat. Rapsody) – Anderson .Paak – Malibu (2016)
29. DUCKWORTH. – Kendrick Lamar – Damn. (2017)
30. Makkan – Fat Freddy’s Drop – Bays (2015)
31. Cupid’s Cheese (feat. Ngaiire) – Jordan Rakei – Cloak (2016)
32. Pink + White – Frank Ocean – Blonde (2016)
33. Play Mass – Sons Of Kemet – Lest We Forget What We Came Here To Do (2015)
34. Lullaby – fLako – The Mesektet
35. Next Step – Makaya McCraven – In the Moment E & F Sides (2015)
36. Afro Revolt – The Afro Soul-Tet – Afrodesia (1969)
37. Outer Seven – Fama Eightyseven
38. Deep Slumber – Elaquent – Persona (2010)
39. Ghosts – Ibeyi – Ibeyi (2015)
40. Naima – John Coltrane – Giant Steps (1959)
41. Love Love and Dream – Michel Sardaby – In New York (1972)

::: SSD @ KTUH ::: Playlist 6/14/17 – 9am-Noon

•June 14, 2017 • Leave a Comment

SSD – KTUH Playlist 6/14/17 – 9-noon
1. Teo – Miles Davis – Someday My Prince Will Come (1961)
2. Here I Am – Donald Byrd – Byrd In Hand (1959)
3. The Egyptian – Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers (1966)
4. Chamada – Tamba Trio – Tamba Trio (1975)
5. Day By Day – Kenny Clarke-Francy Boland Big Band – Calypso Blues (1967)
6. On The Red Clay – Mark Murphy – Sings (1975)
7. A Little Wes – Eddie Harris – Instant Death (1972)
8. Afro Blue – Henri Guedon – Afro Blue (1982)
9. Yatra-Ta – Tania Maria – Piquant (1981)
10. Mama – Hugh Masekela – The Boy’s Doin’ It (1975)
11. Toque De Cuica – Airto – Touching You… Touching Me (1979)
12. Dona Cora – Friends From Rio – Friends From Rio 2 (1998)
13. Escravos De Jo – Dom Um Romao – Hotmosphere (1976)
14. Drinking Water – Frank Sinatra – Sinatra & Company (1971)
15. Fever – Sarah Vaughan – Viva Vaughan! (1964)
16. Mr. P.C. – John Coltrane – Giant Steps (1959)
17. Four – Sonny Rollins – Now’s The Time (1964)
18. Sunshine Star – Open Sky Unit – Open Sky Unit (1974)
19. Fiesta / Instrumental – Gato Barbieri – Fiesta Caliente! – Live ’76
20. Lowrider – Yussef Kamaal – Black Focus (2016)
21. The Corner (feat. Braxton Cook) – Christian Scott Atunde Adjuah introducing Elena Pinderhughes – Stretch Music (2016)
22. Slightest Right – Makaya McCraven – In The Moment (2015)
23. The Awakening (feat. Terrace Martin, Tracy Wnnomae) – Josef Leimberg – Astral Progressions (2016)
24. Moment of Hesitation – Flying Lotus feat. Kamasi Washington – You’re Ead (2014)
25. The Vulture (Your Soul and Mine) – Charene Wade – Offering The Music of Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson
26. Samba de Oneida – Cal Tjader and Charlie Byrd – Tambu (1974)
27. Come With Me – Tania Maria – Come With Me (1982)
28. A Million Stars – Mackey Feary Band – Macky Feary Band (1978)
29. Brazilia – John Klemmer – Brazilia (1979)

SSD ::: Tranquilo

•October 4, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: Tranquilo ::: Cosmic, Spiritual, Modal, & Free Jazz
1. Eternal Caravan of Reincarnation – Santana – Caravanserai (1972)
2. Little Angel – Mongo Santamaria – Up From the Roots (1972)
3. Flora’s Song – Airto – Free (1972)
4. El Sertao – Gato Barbieri – Under Fire (1973)
5. Kathy’s Song – Luis Gasca – Collage (1976)
6. A Little Wes – Eddie Harris – Instant Death (1972)
7. Adam’s Hotel – Deodato – First Cuckoo (1975)
8. Mãe Cambina – Airto – Identity (1975)
9. The Serpent Speak – Solar Plexus – Solar Plexus (1975)
10. Black Orchid – Cal Tjader – Guarabe (1977)
11. Bolivia – Gato Barbieri – Bolivia (1973)
12. Univac Loves You – Deodato – Very Together (1976)
13. Mystery of Love – Randy Weston – Carnival (Live at Montreux ‘74)

* Kei Imazu, Goddess of Theater, (2014)

SSD ::: My Serenade

•September 11, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Just a few favorites: some jazz, boogaloo, Latin jazz, soul, R&B, funk, samba, afrobeat, rocksteady, lovers, and more. Just comment on the mix at Soundcloud if you’d like track info.

I hope you enjoy ’em too…

SSD ::: The Final Curtain ::: Paisley, Purple, Sexy

•May 25, 2016 • Leave a Comment

The Final Curtain ::: Paisley, Purple, and Sexy ::: A Remembrance Mixtape
1. Sign o the Tmes – PRNCE
2. 7venteen Days – Paisley
3. Anothrloverholenyrhead – P&tRev
4. The Ballad of Drothy Parkr – PRNCE
5. Lady Cab Drver – Purple
6. The Futur – BtMn
7. She Alwys In My Hair – Sign O’
8. Darlng Nikki – P&tRev
9. If I Was Your Grlfrend – PRNC
10. Love Bzarre – Shela E.
11. The Stick – The Tme
12. Nasty Grl – Vnity 6
13. Haed – PRNC
14. Tke Me Wth U – P&tRev
15. Joy In Rpetition – Graffiti
16. Insatiabl – Diamonds
17. I Hate You – Artist
18. Come – Sexy
19. Muse 2 The Pharoah – PRNCE
20. Musicolgy – Sexy
21. Sticky Lik Glue – Various
22. Dear Mister Man – PRNCE
23. Somewhre Her on Earth – Sexy

Solid State Deluxe ::: Califaztlán

•May 10, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: Califaztlán: Early ’70s Xican@ Soul, Jazz, Funk, & Rock
1. Spring Manifestations – Santana – Borboletta (1974)
2. Canto De Los Flores – Santana – Borboletta (1974)
3. Matzlan – Azteca – Pyramid of the Moon (1973)
4. Street Dude – Luis Gasca – For Those Who Chant (1972)
5. Nena – Malo – Malo (1972)
6. Viva Tirado – El Chicano – Viva Tirado (1970)
7. A Song of the Wind – Santana – Caravanserai (1972)
8. Spanish Gypsy – Luis Gasca – For Those Who Chant (1972)
9. A Night In Nazca – Azteca – Pyramid of the Moon (1973)
10. Look Up (To See What’s Coming Down) – Santana – Caravanserai (1972)
11. Ballero – War – Live (1973)
12. Toussaint LʻOverture – Santana – Santana (1971)
13. Azteca – Azteca – Azteca (1972)
14. Theme: La Piedra Del Sol – Azteca – Azteca (1972)

*Album art by Bruce Steinberg

Solid State Deluxe ::: Serenity Sounds

•May 10, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: Serenity Sounds ::: Cosmic, Spiritual, Modal, & Free Jazz
1. When Will It Ever End – The Awakening – Hear, Sense, and Feel (1972)
2. In Search of Truth – Lonnie Liston Smith and the Cosmic Echoes – Astral Traveling (1973)
3. Shawn-Neeq – Calvin Keys – Shawn Neeq (1971)
4. The Will Come, Is Now – Ronnie Boykins – The Will Come, Is Now (1975)
5. Somewhere In Space – Sun Ra and His Myth Science Arkestra – Interstellar Low Ways (1967)
6. Waltz For Zweetie – Walter Bishop Jr. – Coral Keys (1971)
7. Soft Spirit – Henry Franklin – The Skipper At Home (1971)
8. Indian Song – Wayne Shorter – Etcetera (1965)
9. Basra – Pete La Roca – Basra (1965)
10. El Barrio – Joe Henderson – Inner Urge (1965)
11. Turiya And Ramakrishna – Alice Coltrane – Ptah the El Daoud (1970)
12. Love Theme From ‘Spartacus’ – Yusef Lateef – Eastern Sounds (1961)

* “Black, Brown, and Beige (After Duke Ellington)” by Noah Purifoy

Solid State Deluxe ::: Groove and Lyric

•March 4, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: Groove and Lyric
1. Ishmael – Abdullah Ibrahim (Dollar Brand) – A Celebration (Banyana) (1976)
2. Spontaneous Simplicity – Sun Ra and His Arkestra – Pictures of Infinity (1971)
3. Like It Is – Yusef Lateef – The Blue Yusef Lateef (1968)
4. John Coltrane – Clifford Jordan / Bill Lee – Glass Bead Games (1973)
5. Tunji – The John Coltrane Quartette – Coltrane! (1962)
6. Thembi – Pharoah Sanders – Thembi (1971)
7. Black Renaissance (Kepa’s Edit) – Harry Whittaker – Black Renaissance (1976)
8. Sais (Egypt) – Lonnie Liston Smith & The Cosmic Echoes – Cosmic Funk (1974)
9. The Eye of Horus – The Greg Foat Group – The Dancers at the Edge of Time (2015)
10. Ishmael – Dwight Trible – Living Water (2006)

* “Sacred Contracts” by Trek Valdizno

Solid State Deluxe ::: Thoughts on The Epic

•February 23, 2016 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: Thoughts on The Epic
1. It’s Time – Max Roach – It’s Time
2. Mother of the Future – Carlos Garnett – Black Love
3. Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting – Charles Mingus – Blues & Roots
4. Africa – John Coltrane – Africa/Brass
5. Swahililand – Ahmad Jamal – Jamal Plays Jamal
6. The Egyptian – Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers – Indestructible
7. Lonesome Lover – Max Roach – It’s Time
8. The Black Disciple – Donald Byrd – A New Perspective
9. Atlantis – McCoy Tyner – Atlantis
10. A Child Is Born – Eddie Harris – Eddie Harris Sings the Blues

• Norman Lewis
• **What I talk about when I talk about Kamasi Washington’s The Epic

Solid State Deluxe ::: A Solstice Suite

•December 14, 2015 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: A Solstice Suite ::: Vinyl Classics & Vintage Rare Grooves
1. An Introduction – Ruby Rushton – Two For Joy (2015)
2. Summertime – Jimmy Smith – Jimmy Smith at the Organ Vol. 1 (1957)
3. Winter In America – Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson ‎& the Midnight Band – The First Minute Of A New Day (1974)
4. Little Sunflower (feat. Leon Thomas) – Louis Hayes Group – Variety Is The Spice (1979)
5. Impressions – McCoy Tyner, Ron Carter, & Elvin Jones – Trident (1975)
6. Matrix – Dizzy Gillespie – The Real Thing (1970)
7. Go Slow – Fela Anikulapo Kuti and The Africa 70 – Upside Down (1976)
8. Um Abraço No Bengil – Orlandivo – Orlandivo (1977)
9. World-A-Reggae – Ini Kimoze – Ini Kamoze (1984)
10. Riding High – Faze-O – Riding High (1977)
11. Nothing Can Come Between Us – Sade – Stronger Than Pride (1988)
12. Slow Hot Wind – Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66 – Herb Alpert Presents Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66 (1966)
13. I Am the Black Gold of the Sun – Nuyorican Soul – Nuyorican Soul (1997)
14. Afro Blue – Cal Tjader – Soul Sauce (1965)
15. Mabrook Wailing – Tommy McCook & The Supersonics – (7”, Single) (1967)
16. Evil Ways – Willie Bobo – Bobo Motion (1967)
17. La Raza (La Raza Mix) – Kid Frost – (12”, Single) (1990)
18. Galong Galong Galong (Edit) – Yellowman – Galong Galong Galong (1985)
19. Onda Anda O Mau Amor – Orlandivo – Orlandivo (1977)
20. Easier To Love – Sister Sledge – (We Are Family) (1979)
21. Golden Touch – Shinehead – Unity (1988)
22. These Arms of Mine – Otis Redding – Pain In My Heart (1964)
23. Moonscape – Jackie McLean – Jacknife (1975, 1966)
24. An Introduction – Ruby Rushton – Two For Joy (2015)

PLAYLIST ::: SSD on KTUH ::: Saturday, June 6, 2015

•June 7, 2015 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: Playlist ::: Saturday, June 6, 2015
1. Enchanted Lady – Milt Jackson & the Ray Brown Big Band – Memphis Jackson
2. Coronus, The Terminator – Flying Lotus – You’re Dead!
3. Really Love – D’angelo & The Vanguard – Black Messiah
4. A Tribe Called Government – Jordan Rakei – Groove Curse EP
5. always luv u[82] w/interloop – Dibia$e – Lofi Theater
6. Wait – Freddie Joachim – Leaves
7. Molasses – Hiatus Kayote – Choose Your Weapon
8. A List of Withouts – Oddisee – The Good Fight
9. Crime (with Kendrick Lamar) – Mayer Hawthorne – Where Does This Door Go
10. Again & Again (Interlude) (chj edit) – Vanilla – Soft Focus
11. Ghosts (chj edit) – Ibeyi – Ibeyi
12. Touchy Touchy – Wildcookie – Cookie Dough
13. Family Affair (Studio Rio Version) – Sly & The Family Stone – The Brazil Connection
14. Summertime – Sarah Vaughan – The Brazil Connection
15. Vxtamxn – Ben Bada Boom x Invention – Expansion Sound Vol. 1
16. Chill Pill (Experiment 2) – Hawk House – A Handshake to the Brian
17. Arada (feat. Dereb The Ambassador) – Quantic – Magnetica
18. Be Africa – Bibi Tanga & The Selenites – Dunya
19. Shakara/Lady, Pt. 2 – Cheikh Lo, Les Nubians & Manu Dibango feat. Chateau Flight – Red Hot + Rio
20. Momma – Kendrick Lamar – To Pimp A Butterfly
21. ANGEL – B. Lewis – Science Within Reason
22. Daughters (chj edit) – NAS – Life Is Good
23. Auntie Maria’s Crib (Prod. by The Good Reverend Dr.) – Nitty Scott, MC – Doobies X Popsicle Sticks
24. So[Rt] – Knxwledge – Anthology
25. Half and Half – Elvin Jones/Jimmy Garrison Sextet (feat. Charles Davis) – Illumination!
26. Mode For Joe – Joe Henderson – Mode For Joe
27. Dreamin’ – Vanilla – Soft Focus
28. I’m Back For More – Al Johnson – I’m Back For More
29. Golden Time of Day – Frankie Beverly and Maze – Golden Time of Day
30. Think Twice – Donald Byrd – Stepping Into Tomorrow
31. Just Say Goodbye – Esther Phillips
32. Evil Ways – Willie Bobo – Bobo Motion
33. Linda Mañana – Ondatrópica – Ondatrópica
34. Imagine – Jordan Rakei – Franklin’s Room
35. Shaolin Monk Motherfunk – Hiatus Kaiyote – Choose Your Weapon
36. Betray My Heart – D’angelo & The Vanguard – Black Messiah
37. So Good – Mayer Hawthorne – Tuxedo
38. Going Back to Cali – Notorious BIG
39. More Bounce To The Ounce – Zapp & Roger
40. Déjà vu – Yesterdays New Quintet
41. Rain or Shine – Moods
42. Right Now – Kendra Morris – Banshee
43. Elements of Notice – Kan Sano – Cosmopolyphonic
44. Speak Your Mind (feat. Floetry) – B.Lewis – Science Within Reason

Sat. 6/6/15 ::: SSD ON KTUH ::: 3-6PM ::: 90.3FM Honolulu

•June 6, 2015 • Leave a Comment

the get down

the get down

::: TODAY, Saturday, June 6, 2015 ::: Cookiehead Jenkins brings SSD to KTUH, 90.3FM, Honolulu, “The Station that Loves You!” From 3-6pm HST :::

Set will feature Ibeyi, D’angelo, Kendrick Lamar, Knxwledge, Hiatus Kayote, and more. Don’t miss it.

Click here to listen

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Solid State Deluxe ::: KTUH Alumni Show Playlist ::: Saturday, September 20, 2014

•September 21, 2014 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: KTUH Alumni Show Playlist ::: Saturday, September 20, 2014
1. Listen Here – Gene Harris
2. Listen Here Goes Funky – Eddie Harris
3. On The Love Side – Hank Ballard and the Midnight Lighters
4. Celestial Blues – Andy Bey
5. Criminology – El Michels Affair
6. wntwrk – Knxledge
7. Kalam (from DJ Alibi) – Nueve
8. Time After Time – Step By Step
9. You’re Good For Me Girl – Big Jim’s Border Crossing
10. I’m No Good For You – Barbara Mason
11. Noire – Jazzment
12. One Step Ahead – Aretha Franklin
13. The Only One (Radio Edit) – Blu & Exile
14. Untitled – Jay Dee
15. Billy Rage Is Back (Audiobook) {prod. by J.PERIOD} – Danny Hoch
16. Sound Boy Killing {JPERIOD Remix} – Danny Hoch
17. Summer Maddness S.A. – Karriem Riggins
18. Ela (Ticklah Remix) – Curumin
19. Love Jones (Inst.) – J Dilla
20. Love (Inst.) – J Dilla
21. No No No – Candelaria
22. Si Hecho Palante (feat. Myra Vega) – Ticklah
23. La Murga – Héctor Lavoe & Willie Colón
24. Conant Gardens (Inst.) – Slum Village
25. Shockers Rock – Skatalites, Tommy McCook, Richard Ace, Disco Height
26. Linda Mañana – Ondatrópica
27. Black Organ – Jackie Mittoo
28. La Raza – Kid Frost
29. Azure – Vanilla
30. Sing About Me – Kendrick Lamar
31. Boom Skit – M.I.A.
32. Kickin’ 4 Brooklyn – MC Lyte
33. FeminiNITTY (Remixed by J.Period) – Nitty Scott
34. Crushin’ – J Dilla
35. Howling For Judy – Jeremy Steig
36. Zabuda – Junior Mance
37. Funkier Than A Mosquito’s Tweeter – Nina Simone
38. Jacknife – Jackie McLean
39. We Here – J Dilla
40. I’m Back For more – Al Johnson
41. I Love You – A Taste Of Honey
42. Golden Time of Day – Maze
43. Devotion – Earth, Wind, & Fire
44. Summertime – Sam Cook
45. Summertime – Jimmy Smith

Cookiehead Jenkins Meets Bennie James on the Bennie James Show ::: Playlist

•August 28, 2014 • Leave a Comment

Cookiehead Jenkins Meets Bennie James on the Bennie James Show ::: KTUH, 90.3FM Honolulu ::: Thursday, August 26, 2014
1. Do What You Gotta Do – Kem
2. No Words – Daniel Sauls
3. I Couldn’t Love You More – Incognito
4. High Noon – Funk Ark
5. So Fresh, So Clean – Xiomara
6. (Player Has) Butterflies (J-Rocc Remix) – Dil Jackson
7. J.Birly (Prod. by the Ins) – Miles Bonny
8. U-Luv – J Dilla
9. For Dilla – Paisley & T-Funk
10. Brown Sugar (AY Remix) – D’Angelo
11. At the Bassline – Jordon Rekei
12. I Got It – Don-E.
13. My Peoples (feat. Raheem DeVaughn) – DJ Jazzy Jeff
14. Tabou (Roots Remix) – Les Nubians
15. Code – Jose James
16. What Kind of Cool (Will We Think of Next) – Cody Chestut
17. What’s Going On (Kan Sano Remix) – Marvin Gaye
18. Marvin Jaye – De La Soul
19. My Bass Believe Me – Denaun Porter
20. Let’s Pray Together (feat. Amp Fiddler) – J Dilla
21. Quicksand (feat. Common & Dezi Paige)
22. Musical Genocide – Gregory Porter
23. Let Love Flow On – Sonya Spence
24. All That Surrounds – Jarod Lawson
25. The Sweetness – Down To The Bone
26. Concrete Waves – Kendra Morris
27. Incarcerated Scarfaces – El Michels Affair
28. Moving Too Fast – Jsan with Big Green Sound Machine
29. Cupid – Sam Cooke

Solid State Deluxe ::: KTUH Playlist ::: Wednesday, August 27, 2014

•August 27, 2014 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: KTUH Playlist ::: Wednesday, August 26, 2014
1. ithinkfrvr – Melodiesinfonie – Wohlklänge EP
2. Sandig – Testiculo Y Uno – Hi-Hat Club vol. 1
3. Tanya – Dexter Gordon – One Flight Up (1964)
4. Wilford’s Gone – The Blackbyrds – Cornbread, Earl, & Me (1975)
5. Celestial Blues – The Souljazz Orchestra – Inner Fire
6. B Stands For Beef – Amerigo Gazaway – Yasiini Gaye The Return
7. Requiem (feat. Allen Barnes) – J Dilla – The Rebirth of Detroit
8. Truth Spoken Here – Dorothy Ashby – Dorothy’s Harp (1969)
9. Conant Gardens – Slum Village – The Fantastic Vol. 2 Instrumentals
10. Enchanted Lady – Milt Jackson & The Ray Brown Big Band – Memphis Jackson (1969)
11. The Baby – Monica Zetterlund – Chicken Feathers (1972)
12. Stereolab – The Roots – Dilla Joints
13. People Make The World Go Round (J88 Remix) – Innerzone Orchestra – J Dilla Anthology Vol. 4
14. Spiritual – John Coltrane – Live at the Village Vanguard (1961)
15. It’s Everyday – Hawk House – A Little More Elbow Room
16. Three Faces – Menahan Street Band – The Crossing
17. Pow – Kendra Morris – Banshee
18. After the Laughter – Wendy Rene – The Complete Stax: Volt Singles: 1959-1968
19. Good Man – Raphael Saadiq – Stone Rollin’
20. NJ Dodgers – K-Def – One Man Band
21. Sister – Antibalas Afrobeat Orchestra – Who Is This America?
22. Strawberries – Freddie Joachim – A.M.
23. Mass Appeal – Bad Bad Not Good – BBNG
24. Humpty Dumpty – Marc Moulin – Placebo Years
25. Songoro – Bobby Matos – Acknowledgement
26. El Barrio – Lost Hombres Calientes – Los Hombres Calientes
27. Ay Papacito – Eliades Ochoa & El Cuarteto Patria – Sublime Ilusion
28. Linda Mañana – Ondatrópica – Ondatrópica
29. Just You and Me Tonight – Freddie Joachim – Fiberglass Kisses
30. What Kind of Cool (Will They Think of Next) – Cody Chestnut
31. Jesus Children of America – Miles Bonny & Circle Research – The Wonder Sessions
32. Ain’t Got Time – Roy Ayers Ubiquity – He’s Coming (1971)
33. Little Brother – Black Star – B-Sides & Rarities
34. Rashida – Vanilla – For What It’s Worth
35. Everybody Loves the Sunshine – Kan Sano
36. Brown Sugar (AY Remix) – D’Angelo
37. (Player Has) Butterflies (J Rocc Refix) – Dil Jackson – Act 5 (Share My Bed)
38. Goodnight Sweetheart – The Platters – Golden Hits

Solid State Deluxe ::: Podcast Playlist ::: Satisfied ‘N Tickled Too

•July 15, 2014 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: Satisfied ‘N Tickled Too ::: All Vinyl-Jazz, Soul, Funk, Boogaloo, Rocksteady
1. Mr. P.C. – John Coltrane – Giant Steps
2. Golden Flute – Yusef Lateef – Golden Flute
3. Fables of Faubus – Charles Mingus – Mingus Ah Um
4. Sentimental Journey – Ray Charles – Ray’s Moods
5. Look-A-Here – Ramsey Lewis – Pot Luck
6. Solar Heat – Cal Tjader – Solar Heat
7. Fried Neck Bones And Some Home Fries – Willie Bobo – Uno, Dos, Tres (1, 2, 3)
8. That’s How Rumors Start – Joey Pastrana – Joey
9. Young and Holtful – Young-Holt Unlimited – Just A Melody
10. Why Am I Treated So Bad – James Brown – James Brown directs and dances with the James Brown Band: The Popcorn
11. Ten Minutes To Four – Eddie Harris – Sings The Blues
12. Reverend Lee – Roberta Flack – Chapter Two
13. My Time – Bob Andy – Song Book
14. Got To Be There – Toots & The Maytals – Funky Kingston
15. You Can Exit – Gloria Gaynor – Love Tracks
16. Satisfied ‘N Tickled Too – Taj Mahal – Satisfied ‘N Tickled Too

Solid State Deluxe ::: Podcast Playlist ::: A Flow So Impossible

•November 30, 2013 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: A Flow So Impossible
1. Ego Trip (feat. Nikki Giovanni) – Blackalicious
2. Neck Lock – Medusa
3. Boom Skit – M.I.A.
4. Kickin’ for Brooklyn – MC Lyte
5. Bullshit Rap – Nitty Scott, MC
6. I’ve Come – Ta-Ku
7. Stick-Up Dance – Jean Grae
8. Keep It Moving – Samon Kawamura
9. 32 Bars – Eternia & Moss
10. Cacao – Ohbliv
11. Blame It On The Sun – Lauryn Hill
12. Set It – Gavlyn
13. Midnight Anthem – The Midnight EEz
14. People Not Places (feat. Abeer) – Invincible
15. Bang – Eternia
16. Heart – Rocky Rivera
17. State of Emergency – Invincible
18. jUsT 4 dA hAwAiI eVeNiNg – Denaun Porter
19. You Got It – Rah Digga
20. The Band – Jean Grae
21. Lay Down Low (feat. MC Lyte) – Medusa
22. Stepoff – Gavlyn
23. Uknowhowwedu – Bahamadia
24. Tight – Rah Digga
25. No Easy Answers – Invincible
26. Supa Jean (feat. Jean Grae) – Jazzy Jeff
27. Track 28 – J Dilla & bell hooks
28. Music of My Mind Pt. 2 – Jazz Liberatorz
29. J’s Day Theme #3 – Madlib
30. Windyridge – Testiculo Y Uno
31. San Francisco – Oddisee
32. FeminiNITTY (Remixed by J.Period) – Nitty Scott, MC

Solid State Deluxe ::: Podcast Playlist ::: Vinyl Grooves: 1972-75

•November 20, 2013 • Leave a Comment

Solid State Deluxe ::: Podcast Playlist ::: Vinyl Grooves: 1972-75
1. Upendo Ni Pamoja (Love is Together) – Ramsey Lewis (’72)
2. Piece of Mind – Idris Muhammad – Power of Soul (’74)
3. God Made Me Funky – The Headhunters – Survival of the Fittest (’75)
4. Tombo In 7/4 – Airto – Fingers (’73)
5. A Tear to a Smile – Roy Ayers Ubiquity – A Tear to a Smile(’75)
6. Nautilus – Bob James – One (’74)
7. Devika (Godess) – Lonnie Liston Smith & The Cosmic Echoes – Visions of a New World (’75)
8. Voodoo Woman – Lonnie Liston Smith & The Cosmic Echoes – Expansions (’75)
9. Hydra – Grover Washington Jr. – Feels So Good (’75)
10. Red Baron – Billy Cobham – Spectrum (’73)
11. Walk That Walk; Talk That Talk – Weldon Irvine – Cosmic Vortex (’74)
12. Slippin’ Into Darkness – Ramsey Lewis Trio – Upendo Ni Pamoja (’72)
13. Loran’s Dance – Idris Muhammad – Power of Soul (’74)
14. Watermelon Man – Herbie Hancock – Headhunters (’73)