Listen/Download this Week’s DIG DEEP Radio Show with Dan Digs: Beats, Bass & Electronic Soul on KBCS 91.3FM Seattle – June 16, 2012 Tracklisting – New Feature: the Sound-Off! with Special Guest City Arts Magazine Senior Editor Jonathan Zwickel

Very excited to welcome City Arts magazine’s senior editor Jonathan Zwickel to the studio tonight for the inaugural edition of the Sound-off! feature on the Dig Deep radio show.

 

6 rounds, 6 categories, 12 select tracks, 2 music aficionados, and a whole load of beats, bass, and banter.

Plus the usual hip-hop, funk, and electronic soul jams past, present, and future.

 

Here’s how the studio speakers got ready to rumble.

FIRST ONE IS A LATE 90s HIP-HOP CLASSIC (IS THERE ANY BETTER WAY TO START A RADIO SHOW?)
0:01 Method Man & Redman – “Da Rockwilder”

FRIDAY AFTERNOON IN THE MIDDLE OF JUNE JAM
0:04 A Tribe Called Quest – “Jam”

STILL ON THAT SESAME STREET HIP-HOP VIBE – RECOGNIZE THIS SAMPLE?
0:07 Dunson – “Count On It”

QUANTIC AND HIS MATE CUT AN ALBUM BACK IN 2003 FULL OF BEDROOM FOLK-FUNK-SOUL AND THIS IS THE BEST TRACK
0:10 The Limp Twins – “Moving Closer to the Sofa”

0:14 Spectrasoul – “Away with Me”
0:19 Oddisee ft Olivier Daysoul – “You Know Who You Are” (Acoustic Version)

NEW HOT CHIP!
0:22 Hot Chip – “Don’t Deny Your Heart”

0:27 David Byrne ft St Vincent – “Who”

***THE SOUND-OFF! WITH JONATHAN ZWICKEL***

1. SOUNDS LIKE A PARTY STARTER
JZ: Stevie Wonder – “Boogie on Reggae Woman”
DD: Studio R ft Mocky – “Clapz” (Slope Remix)

2. SOUNDS LIKE 2012
JZ: Father John Misty – “I’m Writing a Novel”
DD: Azealia Banks – “Aquababe”

3. SOUNDS LIKE SEATTLE
JZ: Truckasaurus – “Skipper”
DD: Don’t Talk to the Cops! – “Girls Buy Me Drinks”

4. SOUNDS LIKE A SONG THAT’S COMPLETELY EMBARRASSING AND UNCOOL BUT YOU STILL REALLY LIKE IT
JZ: Billy Joel – “You May Be Right”
DD: Snow – “Informer”

5. SOUNDS LIKE 2:23AM
JZ: Poolside – “Harvest Moon”
DD: Lamb – “Angelica”

6. SOUNDS LIKE YOU
JZ: Funkadelic – “Can You Get to That?”
DD: Nuyorican Soul – “I Am the Black Gold of the Sun” (4hero Remix)

LAST ONE IS FAVE BRISTOL PRODUCER JULIO B AS REMIXED BY OTHER FAVE BRISTOL PRODUCERS BEHLING & SIMPSON
1:56 Julio Bashmore – “Father Father” (Behling & Simpson Remix)

 

Thanks for listening, hope you enjoy. Have a great week and I’ll catch you next Friday night 1am PST for more of it.

 

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