To the south of me they’re feeling the first breezes of winter and to the north of me they’re peeling off the layers for summer, but here in Recife and throughout Brasil we’re gearing up for the Copa do Mundo and watching the rain fall on the beach. Me, I ghosted the lame DJ at the party […]Read More Radio Saudade: Episode 66 – The Mezcalarita Mixtape!
Namasté, people! End of the work week and here just in time for Saturday – Feijoada Day here in Brazil – is a succulent gallimaufry of sounds mixed into a funky stew, perfect to wash down that Caipirinha you’ve got in your hand. Turn it up – because everybody likes something good! Download the free mp3 of Episode […]Read More Radio Saudade: Episode 26 – The Feijoada Mixtape!
Cool out, son – it’s the Super Power anti-illification sound prescription for any and all vampirical contagions. RIDDIM! Download the free mp3 of Episode 154 here. Wicked. Junior Murvin & Welton Irie – Cool Out Son Prince Weedy – Nice Up the Dance Junior Soul – The Hustler The Maytones – Money Worries Culture – Iron Sharp […]Read More Radio Saudade: Episode 154 – I Heart is Clean (To Ward Off the Vampires) Mixtape
Saudade Sounds retiring from hiatus, bringing you the the Blood and Fire Mixtape, Episode 92713, created on Saudade Day and dedicated to Isla Mujeres past and future. It’s like Santo says: “Rasta don’t quit!” Download the free mp3 here. Enjoy! Augustus Pablo: Rockers Meets King Tubby in a Fire House Niney the Observer: Blood and […]Read More Radio Saudade: Episode 92713 – Saudades for Isla Mujeres (a.k.a. The Blood and Fire Mixtape!)
Strictly wicked Latin jams this time! Salsa, Mambo, Afro-Cuban, new school and old school – From NYC to Puerto Rico to Miami to Cuba to your eardrums, this is strictly smoking hot jams and rhythms and it goes out to mi hermano TheHealer31. ¡Gózalo! Download free mp3 of this mixtape here. […]Read More Radio Saudade: ¡Episodio Veintitrés! The Latin Jams Mixtape.
Ask for Janice. Download free mp3 here. Beastie Boys Interview (excerpt), ABC News Radio, 1985. Beastie Boys – Stop That Train – Paul’s Boutique, 1989. A Tribe Called Quest – Vibes and Stuff – The Low End Theory, 1991. Eddie Palmieri – Caminando – Vámonos Pa’l Monte, 1971. Beastie Boys – Groove Holmes – Check […]Read More Radio Saudade: Episode (718) 498-1043 – The Cachaçeiro Mixtape
This weekend marks 7 years since the passing of legendary and inspirational hip hop Bodhisattva, J Dilla (February 7, 1974 – February 10, 2006). Here is Questlove’s J Dilla Tribute Mix that he produced live for Hot 97’s Throwback at Noon show this time last year to honor the man. It’s over an hour of head-bobbing […]Read More Radio Saudade: Episode DILLA. Questlove’s J Dilla Tribute Mix
A version excursion! Download free mp3 here. Tapper Zukie – Tapper Zukie In Dub – In Dub, 1976. Augustus Pablo – Keep On Dubbing – King Tubby Meets Rockers Uptown, 1976. Burning Spear – Foggy – Living Dub Volume 2, 1980. Big Youth – Foreman vs. Frazier – Ride Like Lightening: The Best of Big […]Read More Radio Saudade: Episode 21 – The DUB Shall Set You Free
Happy Birthday, Jean-Michel Basquiat. View gallery here.Read More J.M.B., R.I.P.
“Time has officially ended.” – Sun Ra. So Jesús Ibáñez showed up on my beach on Tuesday evening and he appeared a little out of his mind, with wild, sleepless eyes, ruminating on death, existence and the end of time, a new tattoo on his arm of a strange, cyclopic skull with a halo hovering […]Read More Radio Saudade: Episode 20 (Side A) – The Black Helicopters Mixtape.