The Dan Digs Show 039: Future Islands x Madlib, Kaytranada, Thundercat, Swindle, MIA – Special Guests: Tropics & Mister Sushi

 

Show number 39!

 

As always, the latest and greatest in leftfield beats and electronic soul, plus interviews with my favorite artists for your listening pleasure every Sunday night on Dash 1 at DashRadio.com.

 

We never play the same song twice on this show, so consider it your weekly update of all things new and good in soulful and beat-driven music!

 

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This week we welcomed the Innovative Leisure-signed London musician Tropics to the studio for the #SixSongScenario and LA-via-Sheffield DJ and Reinhardt label owner Mister Sushi for a very special all-vinyl set!

 

Tropics and Dan

Tropics and Dan

 

Mister Sushi and Dan in conversation

Mister Sushi and Dan in conversation

 

Mister Sushi and Dan

Mister Sushi and Dan

 

 

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Here’s how we got tropical.

 

0:01 Golden Rules – “Down South Boogie”
0:02 Say Yes Dog – “Stronger”
0:04 Hemlock Ernst (Sam Herring from Future Islands) – “Trouble Knows Me” (Produced by Madlib)
0:07 Kaytranada – “Return Of The Mack x J Dilla”
0:09 iShango Sound – “LAGÉ-Y”
0:11 Thundercat – “Lone Wolf and Cub” (BrandUn DeShay Remix)
0:13 Kamasi Washington – “The Message”

 

TRACK OF THE WEEK
0:15 Swindle ft Ash Riser – “London to LA”

 

0:19 MIA – “Swords”

 

BLAST FROM THE PAST
0:20 Roots Manuva – “Witness (1 Hope)”

 

 

LIVE ALL-VINYL DJ SET IN STUDIO FROM MISTER SUSHI

Stereo MCs – “Everything” (Sabres of Paradise Remix)
Round – “Glass”
Aphex Twin – “Window Licker” (remix)
Midland – “Before We Leave”
Plastikman – “Spastik”
Paranoid London – “Paris Dub 1”
Kraftwerk – “Radioactivity”

 

1:06 The Chemical Brothers – “I’ll See You There”
1:09 Tropics – “Home & Consonance”

 

 

THE #SIXSONGSCENARIO WITH TROPICS LIVE IN STUDIO

 

1. SONG THAT MADE YOU WANT TO START MAKING MUSIC

1:24 The Cinematic Orchestra ft Roots Manuva – “All Things to All Men”

 

2. SONG WITH THE BEST BEAT

1:28 Marvin Gaye – “T Plays It Cool”

 

3. SONG THAT REMINDS YOU OF LONDON

1:35 Jamie xx – “Gosh”

 

4. SONG BY AN UNDERRATED MUSICAL GENIUS

1:39 John Cale – “Amsterdam”

 

5. SONG WITH THE BEST SAMPLE OR SOUND

1:42 Maribou State – “Wallflower”

 

6. SONG OF YOUR OWN THAT IS UNRELEASED & EXCLUSIVE!

1:50 Tropics – “Temple” (Home Recording Demo)

 

 

1:55 Wolf Alice – “The Wonderwhy – Hidden Track” (Dan Digs’ Olf Walice Remix)
1:59 Disclosure – “Holding On” (Armand Van Helden Remix)
2:00 Disclosure “Holding On” (Julio Bashmore’s Elevated Mix)

 

 

 

 

 

Catch you this Sunday 7pm live on Dash 1 as we dig into more of the best new beats, bass, hip-hop, house, and electronic soul and welcome my guest Kamasi Washington to the show!

 

 

 

 

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