The Dan Digs Show 067: Black Peaches, Illum Sphere, Different Sleep, Robert Glasper, Typesun – Special Guest: Saul Williams

 

Show number 67!

 

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 mighty Saul Williams to the #DanDigsShow!

 

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We talked about the first song that made him want to write rhymes, his love for the sound of Bristol, UK, the majesty of drum ‘n’ bass, playing records at his house for Yasiin Bey, the progression of hip-hop, the alchemy of collaboration, and his fantastic new album, MartyrLoserKing.

 

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Plus the show saw brand new music from Black Peaches, Illum Sphere, Different Sleep, Robert Glasper, and Typesun.

 

 

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Here’s how we waxed poetic.

 

0:01 Tom Misch – “Twinkle Twinkle”
0:05 Whitney (Julien Ehrlich from Unknown Mortal Orchestra) – “No Women”
0:11 Klangstof – “Hostage”
0:15 Ms Charm Taylor – “Green Acres” (JBiko’s Look to the Sky Remix)
0:18 The Relatives – “Can’t Feel Nothing”
0:21 Dead Horse Beats – “Thinking of You” (Sister Sledge Cover)

 
TRACK OF THE WEEK
0:25 Black Peaches – “Raise High the Roof Beams, Carpenters”

 
0:29 Couros – “Cold Feet”
0:35 Illum Sphere – “Ritual”
0:42 Different Sleep – “Lost Profit”
0:45 Adventure Time (Daedelus x Frosty) – “Sent from Sandy Shores” ft Saul Williams & Sacajawea

 

 

SAUL WILLIAMS IN CONVERSATION

1:01 DJ Krust ft Saul Williams – “Coded Language”

1:13 Portishead – “Glory Box”

1:23 Miles Davis – “Guinnevere”

1:41 Saul Williams – “Think Like They Book Say”

 

 

1:45 Robert Glasper – “Be Courageous”
1:54 Typesun – “Make it Right”
1:56 Universe City – “Can You Get Down?” (Kon Edit)
1:58 Nimmo – “Unyoung” (Lone Remix)

 

 

 

 

Catch you this Sunday 7pm PT / 10pm ET 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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