As promised, Side B to last episode’s Side A – from The Congo to the Caribbean, it’s a global galimmaufry for your listening pleasure. Strictly for the high-steppers! Making the world a better place one mixtape at a time, and sending you abraços from Praia da Tartaruga, Armação dos Búzios, Brasil! ¡Güero: look alive! Or click […]
Read More Radio Saudade: Side B – a.k.a. The High Steppin’ Mixtape!
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!
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
Ataraxia: a state of freedom from emotional disturbance and anxiety; tranquility. “Mi melodía es para ti.” Click to enjoy. Download free mp3 here. Israel “Cachao” López – Descarga cubana – The Havana Sessions (1957-61), 2007. Israel “Cachao” López – Goza mi trompeta – The Havana Sessions (1957-61), 2007. Quantic Presenta Flowering Inferno – Échate pa’lla – […]
Read More Radio Saudade: Episode 22.5 – The Ataraxia Mixtape
Just in time for the weekend, people – Saudade Brothers Sound System bringing more fine beats and spirits for the occasion. Press play to enjoy or DOWNLOAD Radio Saudade Episode 15 (mp3) here to bring the ruckus with you! Quantic – Tell It Like You Mean It – An Announcement to Answer, 2006. Chico Science […]
Read More Radio Saudade: Episode 15 – The Graduation in Zion Mixtape
“…At first there was nothing…then nothing turned itself inside-out and became something.” – Sun Ra. Komuso Crew digging crates for this global sonic gallimaufry. Press play to enjoy… or DOWNLOAD Radio Saudade: Episode 14 (mp3) here. Burning Spear – Travelling – Spear Burning, 2001. Prince Alla – Bosrah (Extended) – I Can Hear the Children […]
Read More Radio Saudade: Episode 14
Back in the southern hemisphere and feeling the breezy, tropical geetus of my adopted homeland; from Recife to your earphones – enjoy! or DOWNLOAD Radio Saudade Episode 11 (mp3) here. Jorge Ben – Uala, Ualala – Samba Esquema Novo, 1963. Ely Camargo – Taieras – Brazilian Beats Brooklyn, 2006. Pierpoljak – Cultivateur Moderne – Kingston Karma, […]
Read More Radio Saudade: Episode 11 – Tropical Vibes
Tired of listening to those ultra-fat Radio Saudade beats on your crap speakers you got hooked up to your computer at work? Don’t know what to do with yourself on that 19-hour flight to Seoul next week? Sick of everything on your iPod? Well worry not, sisters and brothers, because… ALL RADIO SAUDADE EPISODES ARE NOW […]
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“Musician, wey carry him band? He play for Union of Deaf-and-Dumb. He miss road. Oh yes, he miss road. He go play for nothing. I say he miss road.” Fela Anikulapo Kuti, He Miss Road. or DOWNLOAD Radio Saudade Episode 6 (mp3) here. (Intro) – Whale Songs (Excerpt) – Mystical Whale Songs, 2009. Herbie Hancock – Watermelon Man […]
Read More Radio Saudade: Episode 6