Dig Deep Tracklisting: Friday Night/Saturday Morning December 17 2011 1am-3am PST on KBCS Bellevue-Seattle 91.3FM & www.kbcs.fm

Warm soul-stomp from Part-Time Heroes, Stones Throw hip-hop from Homeboy Sandman, Lee Fields, Wiley goes Christmas grime, brand new Spoek Mathambo South African beats, Japanese rap from GAGLE, Moscow beatbox-dubstep (seriously) from Galun, and (even more seriously) forest-step (complete with field recordings of life in the woods) from Yosi Horikawa. All thoroughly enjoyable.

Here’s how it got festive in its own festive way.

Part-Time Heroes – “So”
Homeboy Sandman – “New York Nights”
Lee Fields – “You’re The Kind Of Girl”
Wiley – “Cheer Up It’s Christmas”
Gummy Soul – “It’s Christmas”
Analog Players Society – “Christmas Time Is Here” (Steppers Version)
DJ Rhettmatic & Daz-I-Kue – “Punta Fuego Nights”
Spoek Mathambo ft The Frown – “Melodi”
The Mahotella Queens – “Wozani Mahipi”
Charles Bradley – “Heartaches & Pain”
GAGLE – “Ubukoe” (See The Light Of Day)
Yosi Horikawa – “Wandering”
Aeroc – “For Sake”
Jonwayne + Jonti – “Uh Oh”
Rewolmer – “One” (Uffe Remix)
Aaliyah – “One In A Million” (Reverend Dollars Work Them Blend)
CSY & Stripes – “Speak Easy”
Lazy Ants & Rob Threezy – “Chi To Rome”
Galun – “Rainbow”
Benga – “Electro West”
The Stuyvesants – “The Second Time Around”
Soso – “Who’s Gonna Love Me” (Ghost Remix)
Lokiboi & Klic – “Won’t”
Bombay Bicycle Club – “Leave It” (Flipbook Remix)
Willy Joy – “Superhuman”
Mark De Clive-Lowe ft Abdul Shyllon – “Tide’s Arising”
Tyson – “Die On The Dancefloor” (Mickey Remix)
The Wombats – “1996” (Lenno Remix)

Tune in next week for 2 hours of the best and bestest tracks of 2011! No lists, no countdowns, just 120 minutes of the greatest tuneage from the past year. It’s going to be extremely special. Catch you then.