The Dan Digs Show 049: New J Dilla, Zhu, Shigeto, Blackalicious, Fat Freddy’s Drop – Special Guest: Blackbird Blackbird


Show number 49!


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


We never (or almost 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!



This week we welcomed Honolulu-San Francisco-LA producer Blackbird Blackbird to the studio to play us four unreleased, brand new tracks from his as yet untitled album due for release in 2016!


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Here’s how the show happened.


0:01 David Morin – “Come Home”
0:04 ZHU x A-Trak x Keznamdi – “As Crazy As It Is”
0:08 Jamie Woon – “Message” (Live Version)
0:13 Dres (Blacksheep) – “Thats #Love” (Samples Letherette’s Remix of Bibio’s “Lover’s Carving”)


0:18 Audego – “Side Effects”


0:21 Scuba Diva (Lorde’s Keyboardist) – “What’s The Point?”
0:25 Roots Manuva – “Don’t Breathe Out”
0:27 Ryan Egan – “Watercolor”
0:30 Matt Woods – “Blue Skies”



0:38 Gavin Turek & Tokimonsta – “Hemisphere” (Blackbird Blackbird Remix) (Unreleased)

0:43 Gallant – “Open Up” (Blackbird Blackbird Remix) (Unreleased)

0:49 Blackbird Blackbird – “My Biggest Mistake” (Unreleased)

0:56 Blackbird Blackbird – “Song 9” (Unreleased)


1:00 Shigeto – “Do My Thing”
1:03 MED, Blu, Madlib ft MF Doom – “Knock Knock”
1:07 J Dilla – “Dillatronic #7”
1:10 Blackalicious – “The Blowup”
1:13 Fat Freddy’s Drop – “Razor”


1:17 Beanfield – “15 & 8”


1:21 Made of Oak (Nick Sanborn from Sylvan Esso) – “Pinebender”
1:23 Flawes – “Don’t Wait For Me”
1:25 Noel Gallagher – “The Girl With The X-Ray Eyes (David Holmes Rework)
1:29 Starling – “Wild Heart”
1:32 Nao – “Bros” (Wolf Alice Cover)
1:35 Patti Yang Group – “Anonymous Face”
1:39 Janet Jackson ft Missy Elliott – “Burnitup!”
1:42 Keep Shelly In Athens – “Benighted” (Different Sleep Remix)
1:45 Ramu – “Nightflight”
1:47 The Foreign Exchange – “Can’t Turn Around” (Nicolay’s Houstyle Takeover Mix)
1:50 Solardo – “Crank”
1:53 Paul Woolford aka Special Request – “Amnesia”
1:55 Luca Lozano – “End of Line”
1:57 Moire – “Let Down”
1:59 Bodhi – “Brawd”





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!





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