Minutes of Funk

Intercontinental Groove Station

Listen Again: 15-12-2015, Radio Free Brooklyn, DJ Mario Bee in Session

This week's Minutes of Funk features very special guest DJ Mario Bee, ahead of our session together this Thursday (Dec. 17) at Home Sweet Home. Mario takes us through an increasing heavy all vinyl journey in the second hour packed with afrobeat, disco, house, UK garage, and dubstep. Meanwhile, the first hour features music from Brazilian horn-driven band Bixiga 70, the new Daptone Records single from Queens based reggae band The Frightners, and contemporary pan-African grooves from Midnight Ravers (Mali), Hailu Mergia (Ethiopia), Mbongwana Star (Democratic Republic of Congo), Voilaaa (France) and Alsarah (Sudan).

Bixiga 70 “100% Dub” 

Roots Manuva “Don’t Breathe Out” 

Gabriel Garzón-Montano “Keep on running” 

The Elder Statesman “Trans-Alpine Express (feat. Lord Echo)” 

Erykah Badu “Dial Afreaq” 

The Whole Truth “Who's Taking All the Love? (feat. Lucid Paradise)” 

Lindigo “La morale de l'histoire” 

Voilaaa “Le disco des capitales (feat. Pat Kalla)” 

Azambuja & co “Tema de Azambuja” 

Bixiga 70 “Ocupai” 

Midnight Ravers “Koroni Foli” 

Mbongwana Star “Shégué” 

Hailu Mergia “Yegle Nesha” 

Alsarah & The Nubatones “Nouba Noutou” 

The Frightnrs “I'd Rather Go Blind” 

Gotan Project “Diferente” 

Manu Dibango “Soul Makossa” 

Fela & Afrika 70 “Monkey Banana” 

DJ Mujava “Township Funk (Ashley Beedle Africanz On Marz Re-edit)” 

Kakolo Afrobeat Orchestra “Sabroso (Sabo & Zeb Remix)” 

Double D “stench” 

Unknown “Midnight Express” 

Donae'o “African Warrior” 

Killer Instinct “Imagine” 

Maurice “This Is Acid (K&T Mix)” 

Sunship “Check One-Two” 

Wizzbit “Qantum Leap” 

Castle “Time Traveler” 

Mala “Left leg Out”