Temposphere, KFAI 08/29/09


This week’s Temposphere marked the debut of tracks from Afrobeat pioneer Tony Allen, Lord Newborn & The Magic Skulls (aka Money Mark, Shawn Lee, and Tommy Guerrero) and Chinese guzheng player Bei Bei with Shawn Lee, along with classic cuts from The Impressions, Junior Reid, Them, Nat King Cole, Lucinda Williams, Serge Gainbourg and many other worthies. You are encouraged to enjoy the show at your convenience (pause it when you need to run errands!) via MP3 streaming or Real Audio at the KFAI site (an offer good for two weeks only). Playlist is just a click away.

Bei Bei & Shawn Lee – East
album: Beauty & The Beats; label: Ubiquity

Quantic & His Combo Barbaro – Un Canto A Mi Tierra
album: Tradition In Transition; label: Tru Thoughts

Serge Gainsbourg – Dub Locataires
album: Aux Armes et Caetera; label: Philips

Serge Gainsbourg – Les Locataires
album: Aux Armes et Caetera; label: Philips

Kylie Auldist – Made Of Stone
album: Made Of Stone; label: Tru Thoughts

Brownout – Family Show
album: Aguilas & Cobras; label: Six Degrees

Steel & Skin – Afro Punk Reggae Dub
album: 12″; label: Honest Jons

Tony Allen – Ayenlo
album: Secret Agent; label: World Circuit

Soul Quality Quartet – Toda Tersafeira
album: Jazzanova Remixes 1997 – 2000; label: Compost

The Upsetters – Underground
album: Super Ape; label: Upsetter

Antonio Carlos e Jocafi – Kabaluere
album: Mudei de Ideia; label: RCA

The Impressions – Finally Got Myself Together
album: Very Best Of The Impressions; label: Rhino

Them – Don’t You Know
album: 7″; label: Parrot

Junior Reid – If You Would Be Mine
album: Original Foreign Mind; label: Black Roots

Marisa Monte – Lagrimas e Tormento
album: Universao ao Meu Redor; label: Metro Blue

Lord Newborn & The Magic Skulls – A Phase Shifter I’m Going Through
album: Lord Newborn & The Magic Skulls; label: Ubiquity

The Soul Fantastics – Ain’t No Sunshine
album: Panama! 2; label: Soundway

Camille – Baby Carni Bird
album: Le Fil; label: Virgin

Sara Tavares – Keda Livre
album: Xinti; label: Four Quarters

The Champ’s Boys Orchestra – Tubular Bells (Cosmic Mix)
album: Disco Supreme; label: Supreme

Martina Topley-Bird – Ragga
album: Anything; label: Palm Pictures

The Bamboos – Happy
album: Tru Thoughts Covers; label: Tru Thoughts

Trammps – Rubber Band
album: 12″; label: Editions Disco

Natural Self featuring Elodie Rama – Midnight Sun
album: My Heart Beats Like A Drum; label: Ubiquity

Lucinda Williams – Which Will
album: Sweet Old World; label: Elektra

Nat King Cole – Quizas, Quizas, Quizas
album: The World of Nat King Cole; label: Capitol

Carol Cool – Upside Down
album: Hustle! Reggae Disco; label: Soul Jazz

Lack Of Afro – Mongrel Strut
album: Press On; label: Freestyle

Los Hermanos Latinos – Bomba remix
album: 12″; label: white

Lord Newborn & The Magic Skulls – Rainy Day Dog
album: Lord Newborn & The Magic Skulls; label: Ubiquity


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