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

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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.

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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