Soul-Identity Music on Likwid #031 27/01/17

Weekly Fridays 5pm-7pm (GMT) on Likwid London ( Soul-Identity Music. 2 hours of upfront and classic soulful underground music. We’re back with another bag of fresh tuneage. This week we’ve got brand new material from Bastien Keb, Oddisee, FKJ and Swindle in the first hour and a few killer jazz bits from Mark de Clive-Lowe and Collocutor in the second, as we attempt to span the entire musical spectrum!

Originally aired Friday 27th January 2017.


1. Bastien Keb – Pick Up (First Word Records)
2. Oddisee – Like Really (Mello Music Group)
3. Quelle Chris – BS Vibes (feat House Shoes) (Mello Music Group)
4. Childish Gambino – Terrified (Glassnote)
5. Baast – The Anubis Dawn (Ubiquity Records)
6. Vibration Black Finger – Blackism (Enid Records)
7. The Brothers Nylon & The MK Groove Orchestra – Cloth of Gold (Ropeadope)
8. Sun Ra And His Intergalactic Research Arkestra – Lights On A Satellite (Strut Records)
9. Low Budget Soul – Waves (Futuristica Music)
10. FKJ – Go Back Home (Roche Musique)
11. Swindle X Daley – Sympathy (Butterz)
12. Eneeks – Get Up (feat Robert Strauss, Daniel Taylor, William Francis) (Tokyo Dawn Records)
13. Tall Black Guy – Come with Me and Fly (feat Yusef Rumperfield) (First Word Records)

14. Mark de Clive-Lowe – Evergreen (Mashibeats/Ropeadope)
15. Collocutor – Everywhere (Radio Edit) (On The Corner Records)
16. Jeremy Sole – Caridad (Bandcamp)
17. Sameed – Dusty Jazz (Local Talk)
18. Glenn Underground – Black Slaves = Israel (Peacefrog)
19. Paperclip People – Slam Dance (Planet E)
20. Steve Spacek – If U Wan 2 Find Me (Eglo Records)
21. Seige Monstracity – LA Dodgers (Street Corner Music )
22. Dâm-Funk – Break Out (Glydezone Recordings)
23. Jonatan Backelie – It Could Go Either Way (The Trickski Way) (Sonar Kollektiv


Soul-Identity Music on Likwid #030 13/01/17

Weekly Fridays 5pm-7pm (GMT) on Likwid London ( Soul-Identity Music. 2 hours of upfront and classic soulful underground music. As this year’s new releases slowly start to filter in, we’ve got a mixed bag of sounds featuring upfront business from Omar, Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids, SEN3 and Collocutor, as well as fresh off the shelf hits from Eric Lau, Moonchild, Oddisee and Ernie Hawks & The Soul Investigators. In the second hour, it’s all about the house and electronica as we pair some recent discoveries with some future classics. Overall a promising start to (hopefully) a great year!

Originally aired Friday 13th January 2017.


1. Omar – I Want It To Be (Freestyle Records)
2. Oscar Jerome – Give Back What You Stole From Me (Independent)
3. Eric Lau – Lau’s Lament (First Word)
4. Smoke DZA x Pete Rock – Milestone (feat Jadakiss, Styles P & BJ The Chicago Kid) (Babygrande Records)
5. Common – Little Chicago Boy (feat Tasha Cobbs) (Def Jam)
6. Hector Plimmer – Eastern System (feat Drahla) (Albert’s Favourites)
7. Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids – Tinoge Ya Ta’a Ba, Pt. 1 & 2 (feat Guy One) (Philiphon Records)
8. Azymuth – Batucada Em Marte (Far Out Recordings)
9. Lord Echo – Just Do You (feat Mara TK) (Soundway Records)
10. SEN3 – Benson Dealer (Independent)
11. Moonchild – The Truth (DJ Jazzy Jeff & James Poyser Remix) (Tru Thoughts)
12. Collocutor – Everywhere (Radio Edit) (On The Corner Records)

13. Max Graef & Glenn Astro – Magic Johnson (Byron The Aquarius Live Mix) (Ninja Tune)
14. Dan Kye – Like You Wanna (Rhythm Section International)
15. Harvey Sutherland and Bermuda – Priestess (Clarity)
16. Ron Trent – YNF (You’ll Never Find) (Future Vision)
17. Adesse Versions – E to E (Ge-Ology Remix feat MdCL) (Heist)
18. Jesse Futerman – Gem (Church)
19. The Journey Men, Mike City – Let The Record Show (feat Mike City) (Main Mix) (Tribe)
20. Oddisee – Things (Mello Music Group)
21. Quelle Chris – Calm Before (feat Cavalier & Suzi Analogue) (Mello Music Group)
22. Childish Gambino – The Night Me and Your Mama Met (Glassnote )
23. Ernie Hawks & The Soul Investigators – Journey To The Bottom (Timmion)


Soul-Identity Music on Likwid #029 06/01/17

Weekly Fridays 5pm-7pm (GMT) on Likwid London. Soul-Identity Music. 2 hours of upfront and classic soulful underground music. So with Christmas and New Year out of the way, let’s get back down to business! Here’s Part 2 of our 2016 round-up. Not definitive by any means but just a few personal faves we’ve played over the course of the year, as well as some album cuts we didn’t quite get to first time around. You’ll find great tracks here from Solange, Common, NAO, Banks, The Invisible, Anderson .Paak, Family Atlantica, Penya, Jay Daniel and RC and the Gritz as a starter for ten, but there’s plenty more to enjoy, so feel free to press play and immerse yourself in some of the best of the class 2016.

Originally aired Friday 6th January 2017.


1. Children of Zeus – Still Standing (First Word Records)
2. Ash Walker – Thunder (feat Lord Laville) (Deep Heads)
3. NxWorries – Khadija (Stones Throw)
4. Anderson . Paak – Room in Here (feat The Game and Sonyae Elise) (OBE)
5. Mick Jenkins – Angles (feat Noname and Xavier Omar) (Cinematic Music Group)
6. Common – A Bigger Picture Called Free (feat Syd Tha Kid and Bilal) (Def Jam Recordings)
7. Tommaso Cappellato – Fly (feat Nia Andrews) (Mashibeats/Ropeadope)
8. RC & the Gritz – Anxiety (Ropeadope)
9. IAMNOBODI – Imani (Faith) (Jakarta Records)
10. Banks – Fuck With Myself (Harvest)
11. NAO – Adore You (feat Abhi//Dijon) (Little Tokyo Recordings)
12. The Invisible – Love Me Again (feat Anna Calvi) (Ninja Tune)
13. Manu Delago – A Step (feat Pete Josef) (Tru Thoughts)
14. Slowly Rolling Camera – The Fix (Edition Records)
15. John Ellis – The Ladder (Gondwana Records)

16. Reginald Omas Mamode IV – Omas Sextet (Time, Rhythm & Change) (Five Easy Pieces)
17. Vibration Black Finger – Black Pearl (Enid Records)
18. Family Atlantica – Okoroba (Soundway Records)
19. Anthony Joseph – Jimmy (Upon that Bridge) (Heavenly Sweetness)
20. The KutiMangoes – BIC (Tramp Records)
21. Moses Boyd – Rye Lane Shuffle (Exodus Records)
22. Penya – Acelere (Jose Marquez Remix) (On The Corner Records)
23. Anchorsong – Butterflies (Tru Thoughts)
24. Jay Daniel – Squeaky Maya (Technicolour)
25. Earth Trax & Newborn Jr – Sax Track (Rhythm Section International)
26. Solange – Cranes in The Sky (Columbia)
27. Miles Davis & Robert Glasper – Silence is the Way (feat Laura Mvula) (Columbia)


Soul-Identity Music on Likwid #028 16/12/16

Weekly Fridays 5pm-7pm (GMT) on Likwid London ( Soul-Identity Music. 2 hours of upfront and classic soulful underground music. Well that’s about it for 2016 as we close out the year with the first part of our ‘Best of’ double header. Not an exhaustive list, just some of the tracks and LPs that have been on heavy rotation at Soul-Identity HQ over the past twelve months, mainly on a soul, hip hop and Jazz tip. Featured in this week’s episode, are 2016 picks from Homeboy Sandman, De La Soul, Nosizwe, Josef Leimberg, Masta Ace, BADBADNOTGOOD and Yussef Kamaal (and a few others!). Hold tight for Part 2 dropping the first Friday of 2017, in the meantime thanks for listening and all your support this year!

Originally aired Friday 16th December 2016.


1. The Milk – Trouble Gonna Bring Me Down (Tall Black Guy Sad Story Remix) (Wah Wah 45s)
2. Homeboy Sandman – Seam by Seam (feat Until The Ribbon Breaks) (Stones Throw Records)
3. De La Soul – Memory of… (US) (feat Pete Rock & Estelle) (AOI)
4. I,Ced – Forever (feat Om’Mas Keith) (MoveNext Media)
5. Darkhouse Family – Disco Duck (First Word Records)
6. Nosizwe – The Best Drug (feat Georgia Ann Muldrow) (So Real International)
7. Jordan Rakei – Theta State (Soul Has No Tempo)
8. Marcel Vogel – Moonchild (feat Khadija & Tim Jules) (Intimate Friends)
9. Lou Donaldson/Sonny Rollins – It’s Your Thing/Night In Tunisia feat John Robinson (Mark de Clive-Lowe Remix) Night In Tunisia feat John Robinson (Mark de Clive-Lowe Remix) (Mashibeats)
10. Josef Leimberg – Echoes of One (World Galaxy)
11. Tall Black Guy – I Will Never Know (feat Moonchild) (First Word Records)
12. Tribe Called Quest – Ego (Epic)
13. Masta Ace – Mother’s Regret (HHV)
14. SumoChief – Cosmic Reaction (feat Joel Bailey) (Self Released)
15. Lady Wray – Do It Again (Big Crown)
16. BadBadNotGood – Time Moves Slow (feat Sam Herring) (Innovative Leisure)

17. Yussef Kamaal – Call Me (Brownswood Recordings)
18. Kaidi Tatham – The Shadow Ain’t Going Nowhere (2000Black)
19. St Germain – How Dare You (Atjazz Remix) (RCA)
20. Tenderlonious – Bobs Riddim (22a)
21. Modified Man – System Is Fatal (Albert’s Favorites)
22. Scott ThatManMonkz feat J. Gordon – I Like to Feel Your Eyes on Me When I Look Away (BBE Records)
23. Louie Vega starring Caron Wheeler – A New Day (Vega Jazzie B Spirit Mix) (Vega Records)
24. Rhemi feat Lifford & HanLei – Mask Off (Original Mix) (Rhemi Music)
25. Prequel – Saints ( Rhythm Section International)


Soul-Identity Music on Likwid #027 09/12/16

Weekly Fridays 5pm-7pm (GMT) on Likwid London ( Soul-Identity Music. 2 hours of upfront and classic soulful underground music. It’s our penultimate show of the year and there’s just enough time to squeeze in some end of year releases from the likes of Childish Gambino, Burial, Azymuth and Gabriel Garzón-Montano, amongst some other goodness. In the second hour this week, we pull out some soulful underground house sounds from Lady Blacktronika, Jihad Muhammad and DJ Kemit. Thanks for listening.

Originally aired Friday 9th December 2016.


1. Austin Sexton – U (feat Otto Sexton, LFTD Mike & LFTD Vu) (Self Released)
2. Ben l’Oncle Soul – Fly Me To The Moon (Mercury)
3. The Olympians – Sirens of Jupiter (Daptone Records)
4. Dexter Story – Mowa (Al Dobson Jr. Remix) (Rhythm Section International )
5. Gabriel Garzón-Montano – The Game (Stones Throw Records)
6. Azymuth – Neptunians (Far Out Recordings)
7. John Ellis – Unidentical Twins (Gondwana Records)
8. Slowly Rolling Camera – The Fix (Edition Records)
9. Childish Gambino – Baby Boy (Glassnote Records)
10. Solange – Don’t Touch My Hair (feat Sampha) (Columbia)
11. Burial – Young Death (Hyperdub)
12. Jorja Smith – Where Did I Go? (Self Released)

13. Smoke Dza & Pete Rock – Hold The Drums (feat Royce Da 5’9″) (Babygrande Records)
14. Josef Leimberg – Interstellar Universe (World Galaxy)
15. Philip Budny – Eclipses (Church)
16. Letherette – Frugaloo (Ninja Tune)
17. Symbol 8 – Call Me (Athens of the North)
18. Harvey Sutherland and Bermuda – Bravado (Clarity Recordings)
19. Lady Blacktronika – Not Over (Cold Icy Heart Mix) (Sound Black Recordings)
20. Jihad Muhammad – Soweto (Movement Soul)
21. Tumelo – Fantasize (Tribe Records)
22. DJ Kemit – Confession (Honeycomb vocal mix) (Honeycomb Music)
23. John Daly – Journey’s End (Love Fever)