DJ Platurn (Oakland) In The Studio for Episode #153 (May 1, 2012)

A photo from DJ Platurn‘s guest DJ set on this week’s The Main Ingredient.

My Set
jai paul – jasmine (xl)
chet faker – terms and conditions (chetfaker.com)
flying lotus – sexslaveship (warp)
hidden jazz quartett – high heels featuring omar (agogo-records.com)
the bamboos – where does the time go? featuring aloe blacc (tru-thoughts.co.uk)
ta-ku – blow up (ta-ku.me)
kendrick lamar – kush & corinthians featuring bj the chicago kid (top dawg)
hollie smith and mara tk – transcendence featuring camplaix (soundsmith)
memphis – (guilty) after love is gone (electronica hiphop smooth instrumental remix) (soundcloud.com/djmemphis)

DJ Platurn’s Set
the chaffey college jazz ensemble – imagination flight
kendra morris – if you didn’t know
serious drug – wild cookie
REL – break out
chet faker – no diggity
cults – go outside (menahan street band remix)
pointers sisters – don’t it drive you crazy
nat adderly – r.s.v.p.
gang starr – what i’m here 4
michael jackson – billy jean (MoR remix)
quantic & his caombo carbaro – wandering star
quantic y conjuncto – step into the world (platurn blend)
michael kiwanuka – i need your company
milton nascimento – catavento
consequence – don’t forget ’em
andreya trina – a town called obsolete
erro – summertime (so hot)
janet jackson – love would never do without you (midnite sons remix)
endgames – ecstacy (centurion mix instrumental)

More From Me
lazerbeak – xylophone (doomtree)
vindahl – head over heels featuring coco (soulization remix) (tokyo dawn)
dappa dubs – waajeed vs. mobb deep (soundcloud.com/dappa-dubs)
soulful! – fishscale wallabeez (thebeattapeproject.com)
sonnymoon – houstalantavegas (waajeed refix) (bling47.com)
insightful – sunlight (insightful.bandcamp.com)
brazzaville – chappaqua (40 winks remix) (project mooncircle)
melo-x – the dark joker (mixtape)
marbert rocel – monsterparty (compost)
thomalla & martin riegelnegg – eivar (rbma)

The Main Ingredient is a weekly radio show covering brand new soulful underground music from around the world, featuring as in-studio interviews with the artists making it. New episodes can be found Wednesdays at noon at jonolivermusic.com. The show began in May 2009 as a weekly broadcast from East Village Radio’s storefront studio on 1st Ave. & 1st St. in NYC and continued there until EVR closed it doors in May 2014. This episode is from the East Village Radio Archives.

3 Replies to “DJ Platurn (Oakland) In The Studio for Episode #153 (May 1, 2012)”

  1. i was amazed to see you included “chappaqua (40winks remix)” and would be curious to learn how you picked up on it and whether you think the word “Chappaqua” has any particular meaning. does it refer to the 1966 film?

    thanks,
    howard

  2. hi howard – not sure if Chappaqua has any special meaning. i’m assuming it is just referring to the town. the song was included on a compilation from one of my favorite record labels, project mooncircle, based in berlin. i tried to research the original artist “brazzaville” but could not find anything on them.

    here’s the link to the compilation: http://projectmooncircle.bandcamp.com/album/the-moon-comes-closer

  3. “Chappaqua (40 Winks Remix)” is by the Belgian band Brazzaville, which produces an “exciting, adventurous and especially a FUNKY sound! The music is inspired by 70’s jazz & funk, afrobeat, rare grooves & simply life.”

    It was written by Vincent Brijs and recorded in 2008 on the band’s debut album, Days of Thunder, Days of Grace, which featured special guests Zap Mama, Mo, Grazz, and Zita Swoon’s Amel Serra. Days was named Best Belgian Jazz Album of the year, according Le Soir.

    “Chappaqua (40 Winks Remix)” can be downloaded in various formats and can be heard on YouTube on Mexican artist Graciela Maria’s album The Moon Comes Closer.

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