Soul-Identity Music on Likwid #026 02/12/16

Weekly Fridays 5pm-7pm (GMT) on Likwid London. Soul-Identity Music. 2 hours of upfront and classic soulful underground music. Friday afternoons are the new Sunday afternoons as we move slots, but our agenda is still the same, as we continue to bring you the finest new music around and pairing it with forgotten classics from days gone by. This week, we kick off proceedings with some killer soul music from Lee Fields & The Expressions, and Hannah Williams & The Affirmations before hitting our stride with recent material from XOA, Duke Hugh, Common and Nosizwe to name a few. In the second hour this week, it’s all about the modern soul and disco with a strictly vinyl selection straight off the shelf! Thanks for listening.

Originally aired Friday 2nd December 2016.


1. Lee Fields & The Expressions – I’m Coming Home (Big Crown Records)
2. Hannah Williams & The Affirmations – Fool (Freestyle Records)
3. XOA – Storm Windows (feat Anthony Jospeh) (One House Records)
4. Duke Hugh – Believe (Rhythm Section International )
5. The KutiMangoes – Red Rain (Tramp Records)
6. LaMont Johnson – Calypso After Nine (Masterscores)
7. Common – The Day Women Took Over (feat BJ The Chicago Kid) (Def Jam)
8. Nosizwe – Breathe (feat Guilty Simpson, René McLean & Naima McLean) (So Real International)
9. St. Beauty – Borders (Wondaland Records)
10. Dawn Richard – Sands (Local Action Records)
11. Yesking – Hardground (BBE Records)
12. Kutiman – 6AM (Siyal Music)
13. Myele Manzanza – Montara (First Word Records)

14. Harris & Orr – Spread Love (Long Version) (Kay Dee Records)
15. Luther Davis Group – To Be Free (Soul Cal)
16. Brother and Sister – Rock It Down (Shtup City Records)
17. Debbie Jacobs – High On Your Love (MCA)
18. The Fantastic Aleems – Hooked On Your Love (Panorama Records)
19. Billy Nichols – Give Your Body Up To The Music (West End Records)
20. Bonnie Oliver – Come Inside My Love (Lejoint)
21. The Independent Movement – Slippin’ Away (Polydor)
22. The Lower East Side Pipes – Disorganized Confusion (Sacred Rhythm Music)


Weekly Sundays 5pm-7pm (GMT) on Likwid London ( Soul-Identity Music. 2 hours of upfront and classic soulful underground music. Another week, another batch of great music to delve inside. This time around there’s excellent sounds from Jorja Smith, Charlotte Day Wilson, Dawn Richard and Diggs Duke in the first hour, as well as a super nice DJ Jazzy Jeff and James Poyser remix of Moonchild. In the second, we up the tempo a little with more from the recent Yussef Kamal and Tenderlonious releases, and a batch of deeper electronic cuts in the mix. Thanks for listening!

Originally aired Sunday 27th November 2016.


1. Jorja Smith – Imperfect Circle (FAMM)
2. Charlotte Day Wilson – Where Do You Go (Charlotte Day Wilson)
3. Moonchild – The Truth (DJ Jazzy Heff and James Poyser Remix) (Tru Thoughts)
4. RC & The Gritz – Anxiety (Ropeadope)
5. Durham University Big Band – Already There (Bandcamp Self Released)
6. TriForce – Mikayoko (Jazz Re:freshed)
7. Dawn Richard – LA (feat Trombone Shorty) (Local Action)
8. Diggs Duke – The Poet (Following is Leading)
9. Paper Tiger – Ooh (Hector Plimmer Remix) (feat Pyramid Vritra) (Wah Wah 45s)
10. Camp Lo – World Heist – Episode #1 – On the Way to Xenobia’s (Sounblock/Persia Records/Blingnot Medi)
11. Slum Village – Ooh Wee (Ne’Astra Music)
12. Letherette – Bad Sign (feat Jed & Lucia) (Ninja Tune)
13. St. Germain – How Dare You (Atjazz Remix) (Parlophone France)
14. Sun Ra – Sometimes I’m Happy (Strut Records)
15. Ben L’Oncle Soul – A Very Good Year (Mercury)

16. Ssighborggg feat Luna – Time Eater (Gold Panda Recover) (City Slang)
17. Yussef Kamaal – Strings of Light (Brownswood)
18. Tenderlonious – Autumn Leaves (22a)
19. Nicholas – Alma (feat Paul Cut) (Church)
20. Modified Man – System is Fatal (Albert’s Favourites)
21. Dan Shake – Out of Sight (Black Acre)
22. Hubert Clarke Jr – No Look For Trouble (Wolf Music Recordings)
23. Duke Hugh – Your Number (Rhythm Section International )
24. Colm K – Time Again (R2 Records)
25. Tall Black Guy – Rocking From Beginning To End (feat Kenny Keys) (First Word Records)
26. LIKE – Midnight In Paris (Jakarta Records)


Soul-Identity Music on Likwid #023 06/11/16 By Likwid

Weekly Sundays 5pm-7pm (GMT) on Likwid London ( Soul-Identity Music. 2 hours of upfront and classic soulful underground music. There’s plenty of goodness in this week’s show with new music from the likes of Common, Tenderlonious, Tall Black Guy, Gabriel Garzón-Montano and RC & The Gritz, as well as reissued material from Ojeda Penn and The Parker Brothers. In the second hour, it’s all about the vinyl, as we once again Dig A Little and drop some obscure and classic material from the shelves. Thanks for listening!

Originally aired Sunday 6th November 2016.


1. RC & the Gritz – Lessons (Ropeadope)
2. Tommaso Cappellato – R’n’Free (Mashibeats/Ropeadope)
3. Kenneth Whalum – Might Not Be OK (feat Big K.R.I.T.) (Whalum Records)
4. Common – A Bigger Picture Called Free (feat Syd & Bilal) (Def Jam)
5. Yussef Kamal – Black Focus (Brownswood Recordings)
6. Gabriel Garzón-Montano – Sour Mango (Stones Throw Records)
7. Tall Black Guy – Don’t Box Me In (feat 80s Babies) (First Word Records)
8. Fortunes – 501’s (Future Classic)
9. Aaron “Ab” Abernathy – Bachelorette (feat Phonte & Black) (Aaron Abernathy)
10. Gallant – Skipping Stones (feat Jhené Aiko) (Mind of a Genius Records)
11. The Parker Brothers – Lady Day (Favorite Recordings)
12. Tenderlonious – Song For My Father (22a)
13. Henry Wu & Tito Wun – Cheese N Kraut (Tartlette)
14. Manu Delago – A Step (feat Pete Josef) (Tru Thoughts)

15. Ojeda Penn – Brotherson (Rare Long Disco Instrumental Version) (Mukatsuku Records)
16. Corky McClerkin – Searchin’ For The Soul (WinCor)
17. Pleasure – Selim (Fantasy)
18. Shigeharu Mukai – Dragon Fanatic (Better Days)
19. Tom Browne – Fungi Mama / Bebopafunkadiscolypso (Arista)
20. Tribe – Tribe (ABC Records)
21. Dennis Coffey And The Detroit Guitar Band – Big City Funk (Sussex)
22. Sting – Pleasure (ABC Records)
23. Made in U.S.A. – Shake Your Body (De-Lite Records)
24. Ted Coleman Band – Sweet Bird (BBE / JSR Records)
25. Eddie Moore and the Outer Circle – The L.B.C. (Ropeadope)


Soul-Identity Music on Likwid #022 30/10/16

Weekly Sundays 5pm-7pm (GMT) on Likwid London ( Soul-Identity Music. 2 hours of upfront and classic soulful underground music. On the show this week, there’s more fresh sounds from Tommaso Cappellato, Josef Leimberg and MAST, as well as new cuts from Ash Walker, Jay Prince and Aaron “Ab” Abernathy, while Anderson .Paak and Knxwledge team up as NxWorries to deliver their debut LP. In the second hour, it’s all about the deep and soulful house sounds with news bits from Theo Parrish, Jullien Gomes and Josh Milan to name a few. Thanks for listening!

Originally aired Sunday 30th October 2016.


1. Maimouna Youssef – Metamorphosis (Self Released)
2. Tommaso Cappellato – Fly (feat Nia Andrews) (Mashibeats / RopeADope)
3. MAST – Me and You (feat Andrée Belle) (Alpha Pup)
4. Ash Walker – Dark Hour (Deep Heads)
5. Josef Leimberg – Between Us 2 (feat Bilal) (World Galaxy)
6. Jay Prince – Where You Belong (feat Jordan Rakei) (Dreamclub Music)
7. IAMNOBODI – Luther’s Joint (Jakarta)
8. Saun & Starr  – Another Love Like Mine (Daptone)
9. Aaron “Ab” Abernathy – Pretty Kind (Self Released)
10. NxWorries – Link Up (Stones Throw)
11. Joe Hertz – Swimming (feat James Vickery) (Juicebox Recordings)
12.Yussef Kamal – Yo Chavez (Brownswood Recordings)
13. Kadhja Bonet – The Visitor (Headcount Records)
14. Vibration Black Finger – Empty Streets (Enid Records)

15. Vick Lavender – So Watcha Got (Sophisticado Standard Jazz Mix) (Sophisticado)
16. Earth Trax X Newborn Jr. – Flute Track (Rhythm Section International)
17. Theo Parrish, Duminie Deporres, Wajeed – Leave The Funk To Us (Sound Signature)
18. Adesse Versions – Devoted (Toy Tonics)
19. Jay Ka feat Paula King – Only Grace (Kai Alcé Late Night Interpretation) (Saft)
20. Jullien Gomes – Out of My Life (feat Bucie) (Atjazz Record Company)
21. Josh Milan – I Will Wait (Honeycomb Music)
22. Stephanie Cooke – You Changed Me (Angeltown Recordings)
23. Byron J. Moore feat Amma Whatt – Sack Full Of Dreams (Libation Vocal) (Global Soul Music)


Soul-Identity Music on Likwid #021 23/10/16

Weekly Sundays 5pm-7pm (BST) on Likwid London ( Soul-Identity Music. 2 hours of upfront and classic soulful underground music. This week it’s all about the soul and hip-hop with a solid hour of smooth vibes from the likes of D.R.A.M featuring Erykah Badu, Tall Black Guy, Illa J, SumoChief and Nosizwe, as well as future Jazz stylings from Yussef Kamaal and Kaidi Tatham. In the second hour, there’s the customary deep and tropical house selections and a few deeper cuts for the heads! Thanks for listening.

Originally aired Sunday 23rd October 2016.


1. D.R.A.M. feat Erykah Badu – WiFi (EMPIRE / Atlantic Recording Corporation)
2. Iamnobodi – Imani (Faith) (Jakarta)
3. Tall Black Guy feat Mooonchild – I Will Never Know (First Word)
4. Illa J – Spiders ()
5. Mick Jenkins feat Noname & Xavier Omär – Angles (Free Nation)
6. Takuya Kuroda feat Corey King – Do They Know (Concord)
7. SumoChief feat Joel Bailey – Cosmic Reaction (SumoChief)
8. Nosizwe – So Gone (So Real International)
9. Bobby Oroza – This Love, Pt. 1 (Timmion)
10. Hannah Williams & The Affirmations – Dazed and Confused (Record Kicks)
11. Brian Auger – Light on the Path (Freestyle Records)
12. Yussef Kamaal – Lowrider (Brownswood)
13. Kerem Akdag – Steppin’ Out (Darker Than Wax)
14. Kaidi Tatham – The Shadow Ain’t Going Nowhere (2000Black)
15. Uffe – Whose Life (Blueberry Records)

15. Josef Leimberg feat Jimetta Rose – Echoes of One (World Galaxy)
16. Mast feat Taylor McFerrin – The Letting Go (Alpha Pup)
17. Pete Josef – The Travelling Song (Kyoto Jazz Sextet Remix) (Sonar Kollektiv)
18. Tommaso Cappellato feat Victor Lewis – Team Ball (Mashibeats)
19. The Brothers Nylon & The MK Groove Orchestra – Cloth of Gold (Ropeadope)
20. Penya – Acelere (DJ Jose Marquez Remix) (On The Corner)
21. Antonio Ocasio – Whisper Loudly (Body & Soul Edit) (Wave)
22. KiNK – Chorus (Midnight Shift)
23. Sarathy Korwar – Dreaming (Tenderlonious Remix) (Ninja Tune)
24. Solange feat Sampha – Don’t Touch My Hair (Columbia Records)