Tuesday, October 30, 2012

Heal

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1) The Bobby Hamilton Quintet Unlimited - "Dream Queen" from Dream Queen (Superfly Records)
2) Tarika Blue - "Blue Neptune" from The Blue Path (Chiaroscuro)
3) Gary Bartz NTU Troop - "Celestial Blues" from Harlem Bush Music Uhuru (Milestone)
4) Nikki-O - "Intro/Sing 2 Me" from Nikki-O (Mahogani Music)
5) Octo Octa - "Let Me See You" from Let Me See You 12" (100% Silk)
6) Kassem Mosse - "Demo Drums Ripping Demos" from Kindasoul005 (Kindasoul)
7) Helium Robots - "Jarza (Theo Parrish Translation 2)" from Jarza EP (Running Back)
8) Chasing Voices - "Valley of the Dry Bones" from Valley of the Dry Bones 12" (Preserved Instincts)
9) Freddie Hubbard - "Spacetrack" from The Black Angel (Atlantic)
10) Idris Muhammad - "Sudan" from House of the Rising Sun (Kudu)
11) Omar-S - "Solely Supported" from These Complimentary Track'x 12" (FXHE)
12) Flying Lotus - "Bad Actors" from 1983 (Plug Research)
13) Daphni - "Yes, I Know" from JIAOLONG001 12" (Jiaolongo)
14) Stereolab - "Crest" from Transient Random-Noise Bursts with Announcements (Elektra)

Wednesday, December 07, 2011

Belief

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1) Eddie Harris - "Silver Cycles" from Silver Cycles (Atlantic)
2) Les McCann - "Sometimes I Cry" from Layers (Atlantic)
3) Lonnie Liston Smith & the Cosmic Echoes - "Cosmic Funk" from Cosmic Funk (Flying Dutchman)
4) Bob Ostertag - "Motormouth" from Motormouth (self-released)
5) Floating Points - "Arp3" from Shadows EP (Eglo) 
6) Kareem Moser - "OS2009" from OMNR 333 (Omnira)
7) Blawan - "What You Do With What You Have" from What You Do With What You Have 12" (R&S) 
8) Lyman Woodard Organization - "Cheeba" from Saturday Night Special (Wax Poetics Records) 
9) L.I.E.S. - "Comeback Dust (Max D's Big Top Dustheads Remix)" from Vibe 2 (Future Times)
10) Legowelt - "U Can Fly Away From the Hood" from The TEAC Life (self-released) 
11) Owiny Sigoma Band - "Wires (Theo Parrish Remix)" from Wires 12" (Brownswood Recordings) 
12) Floating Points - "Sais" from Shadows EP (Eglo) 
13) Far Out Monster Disco Orchestra - "Keep Believing (Can You Feel It) (SS Translation by Theo Parrish)" from Keep Believing (Can You Feel It) 12" (Far Out Recordings)

Tuesday, September 13, 2011

Building

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1) Archie Shepp - "Malcolm, Malcolm, Semper Malcolm" from Fire Music (Impulse!)
2) John Coltrane - "Alabama" from Live at Birdland (Impulse!)
3) Madteo - B1 from Workshop 11 (Workshop)
4) Black Jazz Consortium - "Applied Vibes" from Laid Compilation (Laid)
5) Alice Coltrane - "The Ankh of Amen-Ra" from Universal Consciousness (Impulse!)
6) Flying Lotus - "Drips//Auntie's Harp" from Cosmogramma (Warp)
7) Bei Bei and Shawn Lee feat. Georgia Anne Muldrow - "Make Me Stronger (Floating Points Remix)" from Make me Stronger 10" (Ubiquity)
8) Ali Muhammed - "Da Tses Yangs" from Ladakh: Songs and Dances from the Highland of Western Tibet (Nonesuch Explorer)
9) Spekter - "Pipe Bomb" from Pipe Bomb 12" (Sound Signature)
10) A Tribe Called Quest - "Buggin' Out" from The Low End Theory (Jive)
11) Doug Carn - "Jihad" from Revelation (Black Jazz)
12) Sun Ra - "Antique Blacks (Mike Huckaby Edit)" from The Mike Huckaby Reel-to-Reel Edits Vol. 1 (Kindred Spirits)
13) About Group - "You're No Good (Theo Parrish Translation)" from You're No Good Remixes 12" (Domino)
14) Kassem Mosse - A1 from Workshop 12 (Workshop)
15) The Cure - "Just One Kiss" from Let's Go To Bed 12" (Sire)
16) Harald Grosskopf - "Synthesist" from Synthesist (RVNG INTL.)
17) Bennie Maupin - "Quasar" from Slow Traffic to the Right (Mercury)
18) Chasing Voices - "Acidbathory" from Acidbathory 12" (Preserved Instincts)
19) Symbolics - "A Taste of Your Love" from A Taste of Your Love 7" (PLUT)
20) James Brown - "Mind Power" from The Payback (Polydor)

Tuesday, November 30, 2010

Detach

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This mix is hosted by Brian at the excellent The Mixtape Club. Be sure to check out all the other great mixes there. Thanks again Brian. The mix is now downloadable by clicking above.

1) Brian McBride - "Girl Nap" from The Effective Disconnect (Kranky)
2) John Roberts - "Ever or Not" from Glass Eights (Dial)
3) LCD Soundsystem - "45:33 (Theo Parrish's Space Cadet Remix)" from 45:33 Remixes 12" (DFA)

4) Juju and Jordash - "Dirty Spikes" from Juju and Jordash (Dekmantel)
5) Dam-Funk - "Rollin'" from Toeachizown (Stones Throw)
6) Lonnie Liston Smith - "Visions of a New World (Phase II)" from Visions of a New World (Flying Dutchman)

7) Melvin Van Peebles - "Salamaggi's Brithday" from Ain't Supposed to Die a Natural Death (A&M)
8) Akido - "Blow" from Akido (Mercury)
9) Leron Carson - "Mechanism" from Red Lightbulb Theory '87-'88 (Sound Signature)
10) John Coltrane - "Ole" from Ole Coltrane (Atlantic)

Thursday, October 21, 2010

Ascent


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1) Theo Parrish - "Somethin" from Somethin/Invocation 12" (Sound Signature)
2) Black Renaissance - "Black Renaissance" from Body, Mind and Spirit (Luv N' Haight)
3) Jahari Massamba Unit - "Nightime" from Madlib Medicine Show No. 7: High Jazz (Madlib Invazion)
4) Spirits Rejoice - "Joy" from Next Stop...Soweto Vol. 3: Giants, Ministers and Makers: Jazz in South Africa 1963-1978 (Strut)
5) Crue-L Orchestra - "(You are) More Than Paradise (Theo Parrish Translation Long Version 1)" from (You are) More Than Paradise 12" (Crue-L Classics)
6) Actress - "Always Human" from Splazsh (Honest Jon's)
7) Keith Worthy - "Rockit Science (The Deeptroit Deepstrumental)" from Moments in Rhythm Vol. 2 12" (Aesthetic Audio)
8) Black Bottom Collective - "Invocation (Theo Parrish Remix)" from Somethin/Invocation 12" (Sound Signature)

Monday, August 02, 2010

Better

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1) The-Dream - "Purple Kisses" from Love/Hate (Def Jam)
2) New Edition - "Can You Stand the Rain" from Can You Stand the Rain 12" (MCA)
3) Chico Hamilton - "Abdullah and Abraham" from Peregrinations (Blue Note)
4) Marvin Gaye - "I Want You (Intro Jam)/All the Way Around" from I Want You (Tamla)
5) Flying Lotus - "Drips/Autie's Harp" from Cosmogramma (Warp)
6) Phil Ranelin and Tribe - "Vibes from the Tribe" from Message From The Tribe: An Anthology of Tribe Records: 1972-1976 (Soul Jazz)
7) Bobby Hutcherson - "Mtume" from Head On (Blue Note)
8) Actress - "Let's Fly" from Splazsh (Honest Jon's)
9) Eddie Henderson - "The Kumquat Kids" from Sunburst (Blue Note)
10) Moody - "Ol' Dirty Vinyl (U Used to Know)" from Ol' Dirty Vinyl 12" (KDJ)
11) Fatback - "Backstrokin'" from Hot Box (Spring Records)
12) Prince - "Do Me, Baby" from Controversy (Warner Bros.)

Thursday, May 27, 2010

Never Again

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1) Philip Glass - "Opening" from Glassworks (CBS)
2) Alice Coltrane - "Blue Nile" from Ptah the El Daoud (Impulse!)
3) Four Tet - "Sing (Floating Points Remix)" from Sing 12" (Domino)
4) The Crystal Ark - "The City Never Sleeps" from The City Never Sleeps 12" (DFA)
5) The 24-Carat Black - "24-Carat Black (Theme)" from Ghetto: Misfortune's Wealth (Stax)
6) Peven Everett - "I Can't Believe I Loved Her (Main Mix)" from I Can't Believe I Loved Her 12" (Nite Grooves)
7) Billy Love - "Can't Keep Running Away" from Melloghettomental 2x12" (Sound Signature)
8) Philip Glass - "Closing" from Glassworks (CBS)

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

Possible

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1) Archie Shepp - "Un Croque Monsier" from For Losers (Impulse!) 
2) Miles Davis - "Zimbabwe Part II" from Pangaea (CBS/Sony Japan)
3) Miles Davis - "Interlude" from Agharta (CBS/Sony Japan)
4) Leron Carson - "China II" from Red Lightbulb Theory 2x12" (Sound Signature)
5) Disco Nihilist - A2 from Disco Nihilist 12" (Love What You Feel)
6) Herbie Hancock - "Rain Dance" from Sextant (Columbia)
7) Eddie Henderson - "Cyclops" from Mahal (Capitol)
8) Theo Parrish - "Going Through Changes" from Space Station 12" (Sound Signature)
9) Rick Poppa Howard - "About Fourteen (Extended Original)" from About Fourteen 12" (Beautiful Granville Records)
10) James Brown - "Ain't It Funky Parts 1 and 2" from Ain't It Funky (Polydor)
11) Fela Ransome Kuti & Africa 70 - "It's No Possible" from He Miss Road (FAK/MCA)
12) Arthur Russell - "In the Light of the Miracle" from The World of Arthur Russell (Soul Jazz)

Thursday, March 04, 2010

Searching

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1) The Cure - "A Forest" from A Forest 12" ( Fiction)
2) Donald Byrd - "Dominoes" from Places and Spaces (Blue Note)
3) Sun Ra - "That's How I Feel" from Lanquidity (Philly Jazz)
4) Madlib - "Movie Finale" from Vol. 3: Beat Konducta In India (Stone's Throw)
5) Outkast - "Skew It On the Bar-B" from Skew It On the Bar-B 12" (LaFace)
6) Sly and the Family Stone - "Strain My Brain" from Small Talk (Epic)
7) Theo Parrish - "Brain" from Parallel Dimensions (Ubiquity/Sound Signature)
8) Four Tet - "Plastic People" from There Is Love In You (Domino)
9) Depeche Mode - "Enjoy the Silence (The Quad Final Mix)" from Enjoy the Silence 12" (Sire)

Monday, February 01, 2010

Soon Enough

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1) Bill Evans - "Peace Piece" from The Soul of Jazz Piano (Riverside)
2) Nina Simone - "Wild Is the Wind" from Wild Is the Wind (Philips)
3) John Coltrane Quartet - "The Drum Thing" from Crescent (Impulse!)
4) Dexter Wansel - "Rings of Saturn" from Life On Mars (PIR)
5) Charles Earland - "Leaving This Planet" from Leaving This Planet (Prestige)
6) Newcleus - "Computer Age (Push the Button)/Auto-Man" from Jam On Revenge
(Sunnyview)
7) Juju and Jordash - "Pulse A Denura" from Juju and Jordash (Dekmantel)
8) Lerosa - "Plesso" from Panorama Bar 02 Part I (Ostgut Ton)
9) Kraftwerk - "The Telephone Call (Remix)" from The Telephone Call 12" (Warner Bros.)
10) Alicia Myers - "I Want to Thank You" from You Get the Best From Me 12" (MCA Records)
11) Sharon Brown - "You Got Me Where I Want to Be" from You Got Me Where I Want to Be 12" (Profile)

Friday, January 08, 2010

Getting Over

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1) DJ Shadow - "What Does Your Soul Look Like (Part 2)" from Preemptive Strike (Mo Wax)
2) Miles Davis - "Black Beauty Part III" from Black Beauty (CBS/Sony Japan)
3) James Brown - "I Got the Feelin'/Give It Up Or Turnit A Loose" from Sex Machine (King)
4) Parliament - "All Your Goodies Are Gone" from Up for the Down Stroke (Casablanca)
5) Moodymann - "Forevernevermore" from Forevernevermore 12" (KDJ)
6) The Art Ensemble of Chicago - "Theme De Yoyo" from Les Stances A Sophie (Soul Jazz)
7) Hamilton Bohannon - "Gittin' Off" from Gittin' Off (Dakar)
8) Vis a Vis - "Obi Agye Me Dofo" from Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds & Ghanaian Blues 1968-81 (Soundway)
9) Rick Wilhite - "Dreams of Yesterday (Rick's Never Will Forget Mix)" from The Godson EP (Rush Hour)
10) Dam-Funk - "Brookside Park" from Toeachizown (Stone's Throw)
11) Harvey Mason - "Groovin' You" from Groovin' You (Arista)

Friday, November 20, 2009

Find A Way

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1) Fennesz - "The Point of It All" from Venice (Touch)
2) Funkadelic - "Tales of Kidd Funkadelic" from Tales of Kidd Funkadelic (Westbound)
3) Black Meteoric Star - "Anthem" from Dominatron/Anthem 12" (DFA)
4) Omar-S - "Micronesia" from 006 12" (FXHE)
5) Newworldaquarium - "The Force (Ame Remix)" from The Force (Ame Remixes) 10" (NWAQ/Delsin)
6) The Congos - Congo Man (Carl Craig Edit 1) from Congo Man (Carl Craig Edits) 12" (Honest Jon'S)
7) Osunlade - "Africa" from Beats de Los Muertos Vol. 1 (Yoruba)
8) Orchestre Poly-Rhythmo de Cotonou - "Noude Ma Gnin Tche De Me" from Echos Hypnotiques (Analog Africa)
9) Herbie Hancock - "Sly" from Headhunters (Columbia)
10) Azar Lawrence - "Bridge Into the New Age" from Bridge Into the New Age (Prestige)
11) Theo Parrish - "Overyohead" from Overyohead 12" (Sound Signature)

Tuesday, October 20, 2009

How the End Always Is

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1) Kohachiro Miyata - "Sanya" from Shakuhachi The Japanese Flute (Nonesuch)
2) Max Richter - "On the Nature of Daylight" from The Blue Notebooks (130701)
3) Brock Van Wey - "Too Little Too Late" from White Clouds Drift On and On (Echospace [Detroit])
4) Miles Davis - "Lonely Fire" from Big Fun (Columbia)
5) Rhythm & Sound - "King Version" from King in My Empire 10" (Burial Mix)
6) Moritz Von Oswald Trio - "Pattern 1" from Vertical Ascent (Honest Jon's Records)
7) Larry Heard - "Missing You (Theo's Missing Dub)" from Missing You (The Remixes) 2x12" (Track Mode Recordings)
8) Jill Scott - "Slowly Surely (Theo Parrish Edit)" from Ugly Edits 01 12" (Ugly Edits)
9) Pharoah Sanders - "Mansion Worlds" from Village of the Pharoahs (Impulse)
10) The Cure - "Disintegration (Live)" from Entreat (Fiction)

Friday, September 11, 2009

Keep On

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1) Newworldaquarium - "Spirit" from Spirit EP (Delsin)
2) Namlook - "Subharmonic Atoms (Pepe Bradock Bug Remix)" from Subharmonic Atoms 12" (Macro)
3) Osborne - "The Count" from Hovercrafting EP (Spectral Sound)
4) Esther Phillips - "Boy I Really Tied One On" from Magic's In the Air/Boy I Really Tied One On 12" (Kudu)
5) Roy Ayers Ubiquity - "Running Away" from Lifeline (Polydor)
6) Teena Marie - "Jammin (Dance Mix - Long Version)" Jammin 12" (Epic)
7) Prince - "Sexy Dancer" from Prince (Warner Bros)
8) Underground Resistance - "Inspiration" from Inspiration 12" (Underground Resistance)
9) Mos Def - "Quiet Dog Bite Hard" from The Ecstatic (Downtown Music)
10) Andres - "Sing About It/Wish You Were Here" from Andres II (Mahogani Music)
11) Kinoeye - "Mean Old World" from MKB/Mean Old World 12" (W.T. Records)
12) Pepe Bradock - "CU @ Minna & Lafayette" from Swimsuit Issue 1789 12" (Atavisme)
13) Tevo Howard - "House Mood Swings" from Everyday House Music 12" (Beautiful Granville Records)
14) Fingers Inc - "Mystery of Love (Mystery of Dub)" from Mystery of Love 12" (DJ International)
15) Theo Parrish - "Ebonics" from Pieces of a Paradox 12" (Sound Signature)
16) D-Train - "Keep On (Kai Alce Edit)" from Stilove4music03 12" (Stilove4music)
17) Siedah Garrett - "Do You Want It Right Now (Jellybean Remix)" from Fast Forward 12" (Qwest)
18) The S.O.S. Band - "Just Be Good to Me" from On the Rise (Tabu)

Monday, August 10, 2009

Maybe

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1) Marcus Belgrave - "Space Odyssey" from Gemini (Universal Sound)
2) Theo Parrish - "Music Pt. II" from Expressive Angles 12" (Trackmode)
3) Synchrojack - "End of the Road (KDJ's Mix '96)" from Deep Transportation 02 Limited 12" (Deep Transportation)
4) Thomas Brinkmann - "Isch" from Isch 12" (Petite)
5) Levon Vincent - "1000 Miles From Home" from Six Figures 12" (Novel Sound)
6) Disco Nihilist - B2 from Disco Nihilist 12" (Love What You Feel)
7) Legowelt - "Black Bass (Dirty Version)" from Vatos Locos (Crème Organization)
8) James T. Cotton - "The Boxx" from Like No One (Spectral Sound)
9) Karizma - "Drumz Nightmare" from Neccessarry Maddness 12" (R2 Records)

Thursday, June 18, 2009

Emerge

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1) Theo Parrish - "Space Station" from Space Station 12" (Sound Signature)
2) The Mole - "Ain't The Way It's Supposed To Be" from As High As the Sky (Wagon Repair)
3) Bsmnt City Anymle Kontrol - "The Perfekt Sin" from The Perfekt Sin 12" (Wild Oats)
4) Ike - "Pressin On" from Pressin On 12" (Philpot)
5) Modern Jazz Quartet - "Visitor from Venus" from Space (Apple Records)
6) STL - "QRZ" from Homework 12" (Something)
7) Datahata - "The Lower Court" from Itinerant Craft 12" (frequeNC)
8) Urban Tribe - "RNA World" from Biohazard 17284 12" (Rephlex)
9) Dam-Funk - "Chocolate" from Rhythm Trax Vol. IV (Stone's Throw)
10) Boogie Boys - "A Fly Girl" from City Life (Capitol)
11) Young and Company - "I Like (What You're Doing to Me)" from I Like (What You're Doing to Me) 12" (Brunswick)
12) Jackie Moore - "This Time Baby" from This Time Baby 12" (Columbia)

Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Damage

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1) Jean Michel Jarre - "Equinoxe Parts 2-4" from Equinoxe (Disques Dreyfus)
2) Paperclip People - "4 My Peepz - Stabbed" from 4 My Peepz 12" (Planet E)
3) XDB - "Espac" from Espac 12" (Sistrum)
4) Rick Wilhite - "Can You Feel Me?" from Lost Tracks from Detroit 12" (Stilove4music)
5) Nicuri - "Ridindatneedle" from Exchange Place 12" (Strength Music)
6) Theo Parrish - "I Can Take It" from I Can Take It 12" (Sound Signature)
7) The Final Solution - "Brotherman (Extended)" from Brotherman 12" (Numero Group)
8) Brick - "Living From the Mind" from Brick (Bang)
9) The Mystic Moods - "Cosmic Sea" from Awakenings (Warner Bros.)
10) Instant Funk - "Dark Vader" from Instant Funk (Salsoul)
11) Newworldaquarium - "Trespassers (Redshape Trespassed Mix)" from Delsin 2.0 Remix EP 1 (Delsin)

Saturday, April 25, 2009

Permute

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1) Miles Davis - "Sanctuary" from Bitches Brew (Columbia)
2) Har-You Percussion Group - "Oua-Train" from Sounds of the Ghetto Youth (ESP-Disk')
3) Ike - "Cluster Funk" from Pressin' On 12" (Philpot)
4) Kuniyuki - "Birds (Tony Lionni Remix)" from Remixed Vol. 3 12" (Mule Musiq)
5) Starpoint - "It's All Yours" from It's All Yours 12" (Elektra)
6) Evelyn "Champagne" King - "Let's Get Funky Tonight" from Let's Get Funky Tonight 12" (RCA)
7) The BB & Q Band - "On the Beat" from The BB & Q Band (Capitol)
8) Kurtis Blow - "The Breaks (Instrumental)" from The Breaks 12" (Mercury)
9) The Crusaders - "A Message from the Inner City" from The 2nd Crusade (Blue Thumb)

Wednesday, April 01, 2009

Peculiar

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1) Eddie Kendricks - "My People...Hold On" from People...Hold On (Tamla)
2) Creative Source - "Who Is He and What Is He to You?" from Creative Source (Sussex)
3) Moodymann - "I'm Doing Fine" from Black Mahogani (Peacefrog)
4) STL - "Moonlight Reflections" from Nocturnal Mixdowns (Something)
5) Rick Wilhite - "Get On Up (Theo's Late Dub)" from What Do You See? 12" (Filth)
6) Donato Dozzy and Nuel - B1 from Aquaplano 000 12" (Aquaplano)
7) Pepe Braddock - "Intriguing Feathered Creature (Dub)" from Pistes Insolites Vol. 2 : Intriguing Feathered Creature 12" (Atavisme)
8) Headhunters - "God Made Me Funky" from Survival of the Fittest (Arista)
9) Rose Royce - "Do Your Dance" from II: In Full Bloom (Whitfield Records)

Monday, February 23, 2009

Turbulence

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1) Hampton Hawes - "J.B.'s Mind" from Universe (Prestige)
2) Eddie Henderson - "Movin' On" from Comin' Through (Capitol)
3) Donald Byrd and 125th Street N.Y.C. - "Love Has Come Around" from Love Has Come Around 12" (Elektra)
4) O'Jays - "Darlin' Darlin' Baby" from Collectors Items (Philadelphia International)
5) Andres feat. Nengue Hernandez - "About Time" from About Time 12" (Mahogani Music)
6) Fudge Fingas - "Ghost House" from I5 (Prime Numbers)
7) Charles B - "Lack of Love" from Lack of Love 12" (Desire)
8) Omar-S - "Deep Valve Cover" from Blown Valvetrane 12" (Sound Signature)
9) Hampton Hawes - "Drums for Peace" from Universe (Prestige)

Tuesday, February 03, 2009

Decelerate

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1) Moodymann - "Heaven" from Det.riot '67 (KDJ)
2) Lerosa - "Pumping Curls" from Triage EP (Quintessentials)
3) Rondenion - "Love is Like A Diamond" from Tokyo Deep! (Aesthetic Audio)
4) Charles Webster - "Sweet Butterfly (Flight of the Butterfly Mix by Theo Parrish)" from Remixed on the 24th of July (Peacefrog)
5) Marcellus Pittman - "A Walk Thru Osaka" from In the Dark (The Soul of Detroit) (Still Music)
6) 3 Chairs – "BABO" from No Drum Machine Pt. 2 12" (Three Chairs)
7) Rick Wilhite - "Roots of Detroit (Revise)" from Three Chairs (Three Chairs)
8) Theo Parrish - "Rain for Jimmy" from Three Chairs (Three Chairs)
9) Lowtec - A from Workshop 06 (Workshop)
10) Larry Heard - "25 Years from Alpha" from 25 Years from Alpha (Alleviated/Black Market International)

Sunday, January 04, 2009

Rouse

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1) Freddie Hubbard - "Little Sunflower" from The Love Connection (Columbia)
2) Theo Parrish - A from Ugly Edit 003
3) Pepe Bradock and the Grand Brûlé's Choir - "Deep Burnt" from Burning 12" (Kif Recordings)
4) Trusme - "Nard's" from Brown's 12" (Stilove4music)
5) John Daly - "Sky Dive" from Sky Dive EP (Plak Records)
6) Piece - "Free Your Mind (Past)' from Free Your Mind 12" (Planet E)
7) Raybone Jones, Marcellus Malik Pittman, and Rick the Godson Wilhite - "In the Dark" from In the Dark (The Soul of Detroit) (Still Music)
8) Shirley Brown - "Woman to Woman" from Woman to Woman (Truth Records)
9) Candi Staton - "Run to Me" from Young Hearts Run Free (Warner Bros.)
10) Lenny Williams - "Choosing You" from Choosing You (ABC Records)
11) Hot Chocolate - "Put Your Love In Me" from Every 1's A Winner 12" (Infinity Records)
12) Depeche Mode - "Everything Counts (Long Version)" from Everything Counts (In Larger Amounts) 12" (Sire)
13) Patrice Scott - "Evolutions Pt. 1" from The Evolutions EP (Sistrum Recordings)
14) Liquid Liquid - "Scraper Out" from Optimo 12" (99 Records)
15) Pynolasa Bamboo Band - "Mouna Manu" from Entre Mer Et Ciel (Island Blues) (Network)
16) Kenny Larkin - "Ancient Beats" from Ancient Beats 12" (Peacefrog)
17) Rahaan - "Together" from Together 12" (Stilove4music)
18) Val Young - "Private Conversations (Vocal Remix)" from Private Conversations 12"
19) Colonel Abrams - "How Soon We Forget" from You and Me Equals Us (MCA Records)
20) Ragtyme feat. Byron Stingily - "I Can't Stay Away (Power Pella)" from I Can't Stay Away 12" (Clone Classic Cuts)
21) Prince - "Free" from 1999 (Warner Bros.)
(Amherst)

Monday, December 29, 2008

Immerse

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1) Tangerine Dream - "Rubycon Part 1" from Rubycon (Virgin)
2) Pharoah Sanders - "Village of the Pharoahs Parts One to Three/Myth" from Village of the Pharoahs (Impulse!)
3) Omar-S - "The Grandson of Detroit Techno" from AOS-008 (FXHE)
4) STL - "Paperboy" from 51° North (Something Records)
5) Eddie Gale - "Ghetto Summertime" from Black Rhythm Happening (Blue Note/Water)
6) Pepe Bradock - "Mandragore" from Les Aventures De Pépé Bradock / Pistes Insolites Vol. 3 (Atavisme)
7) Theo Parrish - "Love Is War For Miles" from First Floor (Peacefrog)
8) Miles Davis - "Rated X" from Get Up With It (Columbia)
9) Oracy - "Life Source" from Mind Dance 12" (Mojuba)
10) Losoul - "Behind Closed Doors (Theo Parrish Remix)" from Open Door 12" (Elevate)

Thursday, December 18, 2008

Cut & Mistake

The exceptionally nice Connor over at Cut & Mistake has put up a mix I made for them, so head on over if you're interested. While you're there, be sure to check out the other great material they have up. Thanks again Connor.

Friday, November 14, 2008

Theo Parrish

Something of a companion to my Moodymann post. This one is also 30 tracks and ordered approximately chronologically by release date.

Mix 1
Small Black Church (KDJ 05) 1995
1) Lake Shore Drive
Baby Steps EP (ELV-001) 1996
2) Early Byrd
Took Me All the Way Back (KDJ 18) 1997
3) Took Me All the Way Back
Musical Metaphors (SS 001) 1997
4) Carpet People Don’t Drink Steak Soda
Three Chairs (3CH 1) 1997
5) When the Morning Comes
Smile (MU 002) 1997
6) Lost Keys
Monlight, Music, and You (SS 002) 1997
7) Moonlite
First Floor Part 2 (PF 076/2) 1998
8) Heal Yourself and Move
First Floor Part 1 (PF 076/1) 1998
9) Sweet Sticky
Roots Revisited (SS 005) 1998
10) Dan Ryan
Overyohead (SS 006) 1999
11) Overyohead
Summertime Is Here (SS 008) 1999
12) Summertime Is Here (feat. Lakecia Hughes)
Parallel Dimensions (SS 009) 2000 (cd)
13) Serengeti Echoes
14) So Now What (cd only)
15) Space Ghosts (cd only)

Mix 2
Segments From the Fifth Wheel (MG 012) 2001
1) Secondary Darkness
Essential Selections Vol. 2 (TM 040) 2002
2) Equality of Patience (with Marcellus Pittman)
Solitary Flight (SS 016) 2002
3) Solitary Flight
Detroit Beatdown (3ELP 001) 2002
4) Falling Up (7:50 or so)
Natural Aspirations (Vinyl Vers. Pt. 1) (SS 018) 2003
5) Friendly Children
6)Timeislafinatcharunninout
Natural Aspirations Vol. 2 (SS 019XCD) 2004
7) Orchestra Hall (with Marcellus Pittman)
The Twin Cities EP (HP 007) 2004
8) Dance Sing
T.O.M Project (SS TOM1) 2006
9) Renaissance (with Omar-S and Marcellus Pittman)
Sound Sculptures Vol. 1 (SS 026/027/028) 2007
10) Synthetic Flemm (with Omar-S)
11) Soul Control (feat. Alena Waters)
12) They Say (feat. Monica Blaire)
13) The Rink
Goin’ Downstairs (SS 030) 2008
14) Goin’ Downstairs Part 2
Love Triumphant (SS 031) 2008
15) Love Triumphant

Tuesday, October 28, 2008

Motion

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1) Charles Mingus - "Better Git It In Your Soul" from Mingus Ah Um (Columbia)
2) Tony Williams Lifetime - "There Comes A Time" from Spectrum: The Anthology (Verve)
3) James Brown - "Check Your Body" from Reality (Polydor)
4) B.T. Express - "Give It What You Got" from Non-Stop (Roadshow)
5) Mandrill - "'Drill in the Bush" from Mandrilland (Polydor)
6) George Clinton - "Man's Best Friend" from Man's Best Friend 12" (Capitol)
7) Rick Wade - "Fade Away" from Harmonie Park Revisited 2 (Harmonie Park)
8) Iz and Diz - "What We Need (Pepe Braddock's Brad Peep Remix)" from What We Need Remixes (Silver Network)
9) DJ Genesis - "Back In the Middle (Theo Parrish Remix)" from Back In the Middle "The Remixes" (Dynamite Soul)
10) Pharoah Sanders - "Balance" from Izipho Zam (Strata-East)

Thursday, October 02, 2008

Shake

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1) Nina Simone - "Westwind" from Black Gold (RCA)
2) Reggie Dokes - "The Skin I'm In" from Detroit Beatdown Vol. 2 EP 1 (Third Ear Recordings)
3) Duminie Deporres and Theo Parrish - "Bi-Location" from Et Tu Brute (Submerge Recordings)
4) Prince - "Let's Work (Dance Remix/Long Version)" from Let's Work 12" (Warner Bros.)
5) Mary Clark - "Take Me I'm Yours" from Take Me I'm Yours 12" (La Shawn)
6) Musique - "Keep On Jumpin' (Francois K Mix)" from In the Bush/Keep on Jumpin' 12"
7) 69 - "Ladies & Gentlemen" from 4 Jazz Funk Classics (Planet E)
8) Omar-S - "U" from 002 1/2 (FXHE)
9) Theo Parrish - "Soul Control" from Sound Sculptures Volume 1 (Sound Signature)
10) Henry Feinberg - "Victimless Crime" from The Mind Journey EP (Psychostasia Recordings)
(Prelude)

Tuesday, September 02, 2008

Rough

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1. Kuniyuki - "All These Things (Theo Parrish Remix Vocal Ver)" from Remixed Vol. 1 (Mule Musiq)
2. Max Roach - "Rumble in the Jungle" from M'Boom (Capitol)
3. OASIS - "OASIS Thirteen" from OASIS Thirteen (FXHE)
4. Max Mohr - "Old Song" from Trickmixer's Revenge (Playhouse)
5. Nina Simone - "See Line Woman" from Anthology (RCA/BMG)
6. Runaway - "Brooklyn Club Jam" from Brooklyn Club Jam (DFA)
7. Loosefingers - "Lamentation" from Glancing at the Moon (Alleviated)
8. Raze - "Break 4 Love" from Classic House Mastercuts Volume 1 (Mastercuts)
9. Oliver Cheatham - "Get Down Saturday Night (12" Version)" from Grand 12 Inches (Sony Music Neatherlands)
10. Mark E - "Slave 1" from Slave 1 (Running Back)

Thursday, August 21, 2008

All Over

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1) The Harold Smith Majestics - "Soon I Will Be Done" from Experience Gospel!: Essence Of Rev. James Cleveland (Calvin)
2) The Mahavishnu Orchestra with John McLaughlin - "You Know, You Know" from The Inner Mounting Flame (Columbia)
3) Timmy Thomas - "Why Can't We Live Together (Peter Visti Edit)"
4) Eluvium - "Taken" from Talk Amongst the Trees (Temporary Residence)
5) Lawrence English - "Soft Fuse" from Kiri No Oto (Touch)
6) Zombi - "Sapphire" from Digitalis EP (Static Caravan)
7) Derrick May - "Drama" from Innovator (Transmat/R&S Records)
8) Kosmic Messenger - "I Find Myself" from Soundscape 12" (Eclipse Records)
9) Omar-S - "The Further You Look - The Less You Will See" from The Further You Look - The Less You Will See 12" (FXHE)
10) Herbie Hancock - "Hornets" from Sextant (Columbia)
11) Arthur Russell - "In the Light of the Miracle" from The World of Arthur Russell (Soul Jazz)

Tuesday, August 05, 2008

Epics

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1) Cymande - "Dove" from The Message (Castle Music)
2) Funkadelic - "Maggot Brain" from Maggot Brain (Westbound)
3) Choice - "Acid Eiffel" from Acid Eiffel 12" (Fragile)
4) Phuture - "Acid Tracks" from Acid: Can You Jack? (Soul Jazz Records)
5) Theo Parrish - "Overyohead" from Overyohead 12" (Sound Signature)
6) STL - "My Home" from Night Grooves (Something)
7) Vainqueur - "Lyot (Maurizio Mix)" from Lyot 12" (Maurizio)
8) Pharoah Sanders - "Elevation" from Elevation (Impulse!)