The Dan Digs Show 015: New Jack Garratt, Turtle, Sonnymoon, Different Sleep, Audego – Special Guest: Jeff Weiss

 

Show number 15!

 

As always, the latest in my favorite new leftfield beats and electronic soul, plus interviews with my favorite artists, for your listening pleasure every Sunday night on Dash One at DashRadio.com.

 

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This week we welcomed renowned music writer and LA Weekly columnist Jeff Weiss to the studio to take us through the #SixSongScenario, where artists, DJs, and music aficionados tell the story behind their favorite tracks and explain what these songs mean to them.

 

We talked about Kendrick Lamar, Quincy Jones, Bjork, 90s gangsta rap, and why it is physically impossible to hate Outkast.

 

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Here’s how we started February:

 

0:01 Melanie De Biasio – “The Flow” (Hex Remix)
0:05 Jack Garratt – “Chemical”
0:10 Tropics – “Let Go” (Little Dragon Cover)
0:12 Audego – “Feral”
0:15 The Mighty Sceptres – “I Found the Letter”
0:18 Wrinkar Experience – “Money To Burn”
0:22 Panda Bear – “Boys Latin”
0:27 Turtle – “Colours”
0:31 Fabiano do Nascimento – “Forró Brasil”
0:34 Shigeto – “Tide Pools”
0:38 Sonnymoon – “Pop Music”
0:41 DJ Khaled – “Hold You Down” (Different Sleep Remix)
0:45 Beat Connection – “Another Go Round” (Sinkane Remix)
0:48 Jodie Abacus – “I’ll Be That”

 

 

THE #SIXSONGSCENARIO WITH JEFF WEISS LIVE IN STUDIO

 

 

1. SONG THAT MADE YOU REALIZE THE POWER MUSIC HAS TO COMMUNICATE NON-VERBAL EMOTIONS

Fela Kuti – “Coffin for Head of State”

 

 

2. SONG WITH THE BEST BEAT

Outkast – “ATLiens”

 

 

3. SONG THAT REMINDS YOU OF YOUR HOMETOWN

DJ Quik – “Pitch In Ona Party”

 

 

4. SONG WRITTEN BY AN UNDERRATED MUSICAL GENIUS

Warren Zevon – “Lawyers, Guns, and Money”

 

 

5. SONG BY THE BEST LYRICIST

Aesop Rock – “Battery”

 

 

6. SONG BY AN ARTIST THAT IS THE FUTURE OF MUSIC

Chester Watson – “PicBascassquiato” (Produced by Psymun)

 

 

 

 

Catch you this Sunday 7pm live on Dash One as we dig into more of the best new beats, bass, hip-hop, house, and electronic soul.

 

 

 

 

 

Read more from Jeff Weiss over at Passion of the Weiss here.

 

 

 

 

 

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