JUST BUGGIN. PLAYLIST & LISTEN AGAIN LINKS FOR 28/10/09

MARK DEVLIN
JUST BUGGIN’ ON OXFORD’S FM107.9 (WWW.FM1079.COM)
PLAYLIST FOR WEDNESDAY 28TH OCTOBER 2009

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PART 1

PART 2

SNOOP DOGG: EMPIRE STATE OF MIND

KOOLADE Featuring J-RO: GET ADDICTED

RAKIM: WALK THESE STREETS

HEATHEN: LAST HOPE

FOREIGN BEGGARS Featuring GUILTY SIMPSON: PROVE IT

KRS ONE & BUCKSHOT Featuring MARY J BLIGE: THE WAY I LIVE

STREET BEAT OF THE WEEK:
DJ MK PRESENTS SKANDAL: SPACESHIP

DEEP ROOTED: CELEBRATE

J COLE: LIGHTS PLEASE

CORMEGA: MAKE IT CLEAR

OLD TO THE NEW
FUNKDOOBIEST: WOPBABALUBPOP

FUNKDOOBIEST: THE HEAVYWEIGHT FUNK

KRS ONE & BUCKSHOT Featuring MELANIE FIONA & NALEDGE: PAST PRESENT & FUTURE

DE LA SOUL: LA LA LA

DJ MIX: DJ PETE B (BATH) SOUL/ FUNK REVIVAL MIX

DJ MK PRESENTS SKANDAL Featuring BRAD STRUT: F*CK A 9 TO 5

MASTA ACE Featuring ED OG & MARSHA: As & Es

DEEP ROOTED: FADE

ERIC ROBERSON Featuring T3 OF SLUM VILLAGE: FURTHER

MCM: BEEN SO MANY PLACES

AFRO CLASSICS: RAP FANTATIC

APATHY Featuring B-REAL & CELPH TITLED: SHOOT FIRST

BARBIE ANALOGUE: STORM

DR. RUBBERFUNK Featuring ROACHFORD: TROUBLE WOMAN (Steinski Remix)

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VINTAGE RADIO TAPE RIPS – THE NEW SELECTION





Nostalgists and radio historians – it’s your time. Here we go with the most comprehensive set of vintage radio tape rips yet, this time culled from various other sources alongside my usual garage archives. We’re going way back with this lot – the earliest recording dates to 1978!

Should be something for everyone here, whether you’re an old-school cat who remembers this stuff, or a young dude/ dudette that wonders what black music radio sounded like in the days before 1Xtra.

Just by way of a quick disclaimer, I have to point out that the sound quality of these recordings varies greatly – little surprise when the rips come from so many different sources, and the fact that they’re so damn old. But it’s all listenable, and if you ask me, it just adds to the historic authenticity!

The downloads are 320kbps all the way. Here we go…

GREG EDWARDS, SOUL SPECTRUM, CAPITAL RADIO, 1978

This was a real find on Soundcloud. The earliest known surviving recording of Greg Edwards’ long-running legendary Saturday evening soul show on Capital Radio. 40 minutes of a session from some time in 1978. The irony of Greg’s first link pointing out the wrongfulness of recording off the radio was mot lost on me. Pretty good quality considering the original cassette’s now 31 years old!
Greg Edwards Capital Radio 1978.mp3

ROBBIE VINCENT, RADIO LONDON SOUL SHOW, EARLY 1980s

The Robbie Vincent-fest begins with this whole bunch of recordings I found of his Saturday lunchtime BBC Radio London Soul Show, which pre-dated his long-running stint at Radio 1. The dates of most of these aren’t clear, but at least one dates back to 1981. Fairly poor sound quality on a couple.

Robbie Vincent Radio London Soul Show P1.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio London Soul Show P2.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio London Soul Show P3.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio London Soul Show P4.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio London Soul Show P5.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio London Saturday Show P6 (161kbps).mp3

ROBBIE VINCENT/ RANKIN’ MISS P TRAILER, 1984

A double-headed promo for Radio 1’s Sound Of Sunday Nite format.
Rankin Miss P_ Robbie Vincent R1 trailer.mp3

THE RANKIN’ MISS P, RADIO 1, CIRCA 1984

Miss P followed on from Robbie Vincent on Sunday nights with a wicked reggae show – the forerunner to Chris Goldfinger. This is just a brief snippet of one of the show links.
Rankin Miss P, Radio 1.mp3

ROBBIE VINCENT. TRAILER FOR FIRST RADIO 1 SHOW

The 28-second promo for his first R1 show, (annoyingly talked over by Steve Wright, by the sounds of it.)
Robbie Vincent’s 1st R1 show promo.mp3

ROBBIE VINCENT’S FIRST SOUND OF SUNDAY NITE, RADIO 1, NEW YEAR’S DAY 1984

And here’s over an hour of that very first show.
Robbie Vincent’s first Radio 1 show, 1/1/84

ROBBIE VINCENT’S KILLER CUTS, RADIO ONE, 1984-1989

A treat for all who remember Radio One’s Sound of Sunday Nite, (and latterly Saturday Nite.) Here’s a whole bunch of his year-end Killer Cuts, showcasing the soul, jazz, funk and fusion of the day.

It’s a complete set from 1984 to 1989, though curiously, with the 1988 instalment missing … so if anyone has it please get in touch! Big thanks to Mark Butler for supplying most of these. This guys tape archival game is strong!

The ’84, ’85, 86 and ’89 programmes are in FM stereo. ’87 is in muffled medium wave, sadly, but still listenable.

Andy Peebles, who occasionally presented a second soul show on Radio 1, seems to crop up in the second ’84 tape, for some reason.

Robbie Vincent Radio One Killer Cuts 1984 Part 1.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio One Killer Cuts 1984 Part 2.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio One Killer Cuts 1985 Part 1.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio One Killer Cuts 1985 Part 2.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio One 1986 Part 1.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio One 1986 Part 2.mp3

Robbie Vincent Killer Cuts 1987 P1.mp3

Robbie Vincent Killer Cuts 1987 P2.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio One Killer Cuts 1989 Part 1.mp3

Robbie Vincent Radio One Killer Cuts 1989 Part 2.mp3

ROBBIE VINCENT, SEPTEMBER 1988

A random latter-day RV show, happily in FM stereo. (These were the days when, unbelievably, Radio 1 used to broadcast mainly in medium wave, sharing its FM frequency and overnight programming with Radio 2.)
Robbie Vincent Sep 1988.mp3

ASSORTED WESTWOOD GEMS

A great selection for all Westwood completists, and a proper revelation to younger heads whose only experience of the dude has been in his latter-day performing fool era. Whatever he’s now become, the guy was a true soldier and trailblazer back in the day.

WESTWOOD ON LWR, 1985

A trip way back to the pirate days of London Weekend Radio/ LWR. Tower Block ghetto-style. Fascinating stuff.
Westwood on LWR.1985 mp3

WESTWOOD. LIVE TO LONDON FROM THE LIMELIGHT, SEP 1987

The earliest known recording of Westwood on Capital Radio, from when he’d just joined the roster as one of its ‘bright new shining stars’, (in the words of John Sachs who introduces him.) Here’s a snippet of his slick intro to the first ever Live To London jam from the Limelight club, introducing Spoonie Gee’s ‘The Godfather.’
Westwood at The Limelight, Sep 1987.mp3

WESTWOOD WITH KRS ONE. CAPITAL RAP SHOW. 1988

An early edition of the legendary world-famous CRS, featuring Westwood in civil conversation with KRS One in the days when they were cool.
Westwood with KRS One Dec 1988.mp3

WESTWOOD. CAPITAL RAP SHOW. 17 MAR 1989

A random ’89 instalment of the legendary world-famous. A full 20 years on.
Westwood CRS 17_3_89.mp3

WESTWOOD’S LAST EVER CAPITAL RAP SHOW, 3 DEC 1994

The final appearance from Westwood on Capital, a week before he moved over for his debut on Radio 1. This is a (seemingly pre-recorded) Rap Exchange with Funkmaster Flex at Hot 97 in New York. (Reception quality a little hissy, sadly.)
Westwood Last CRS 3_12_94 P1.mp3

Westwood Last CRS 3_12_94 P2.mp3

JEFF YOUNG’S FINAL BIG BEAT, RADIO 1. 28 DEC 1990

Jeff Young held down the Friday evening dance music slot on Radio 1 for three years before the arrival of Pete Tong. This turned out to be his last session, which also acted as a round-up of 1990’s big tunes. Includes a whole hour of ‘National Fresh’, which was Jeff’s excursion into hip-hop territory. This was still four years before the arrival of Westwood on Radio 1.

Jeff Young 28_12_90 P1.mp3

Jeff Young 28_12_90 P2.mp3

Jeff Young 28_12_90 P3 (Rap).mp3

PETE TONG’S LAST EVER SESSION, CAPITAL RADIO, 29 DEC 1990

Part two of Pete Tong’s 1990 year-end round-up, which also marked his last ever Saturday evening Session after three years on the station. A week later he started on Radio 1. 1990 was a truly fascinating year for dance music fusion, and there’s some real gems in here. Reception gets a little fuzzy in places, but hardly surprising since the tape was recorded in West Oxfordshire, 70 miles away from London!
Pete Tong 29_12_90 P1.mp3

Pete Tong 29_12_90 P2.mp3

PETE TONG’S RADIO 1 DEBUT, 4 JAN 1991

Here’s Pete Tong’s first ever Essential Selection on Radio 1, dating back to the first week of January 1991, a week after he moved across from Capital Radio.
Pete Tong Radio 1 debut Jan 1991.mp3

MARK DEVLIN & KID FURY. THE VERY FIRST JOINTS & JAMS, 19/12/98

As I was delving in the archives, I figured I may as well fling up a couple of my own. This was the very first edition of Joints & Jams, the Saturday evening show that Kid Fury and myself presented on Oxygen 107.9 in Oxford from ’98 to 2000. Our enthusiasm at getting the show is clear. I seem to be jabbering like I was on coke, (I wasn’t.)
Joints & Jams 19_12_98.mp3

JOINTS & JAMS 90s REVIEW EXCERPT, 28/12/99

As we prepare for the big reviews of the decade of the noughties, here’s a bit of the four-hour show Fury and myself presented ten years ago reviewing all the big sounds of the 1990s. We’re catching jokes in this link with a few reminiscences.
Joints & Jams 90s review link.mp3

MILLENNIUM NIGHT LIVE AT THE FORUM, CARDIFF

And here’s how Fury and myself rang in the millennium, a full ten years ago on New Year’s Eve 1999 at the legendary Forum.
Millennium Night, Apocalypse, Cardiff. 31_12_99.mp3

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SOUL CITY PRESENTS DJ MARK DEVLIN

The UK’s Mark Devlin links back up with Norwegian master of the gamer Teddy Touch, for another freestyle session of heavy sounds. It’s hip-hop in foundation, but don’t be surprised to hear anything from reggae to soul to baile funk creeping into the mix. Proper tuneage!

Type:
Music/Arts – Jam Session

Network:
Global

Start Time:
Friday, October 30, 2009 at 11:00pm

End Time:
Saturday, October 31, 2009 at 2:00am

Location:
Cafe Opera

Street:
Engen 18, 5011

City/Town:
Bergen, Norway

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MD’S CLUB DATES, OCTOBER/ NOVEMBER/ DECEMBER 09

Friday 30th October
SOUL CITY @
Cafe Opera, Bergen, NORWAY

Saturday 31st October
BRIDGE @
The Bridge, Oxford
(10.30pm-3am)
(B2B with DJ Cosy, Spain)

Tuesday 3rd November
UWE TUESDAYS @
The Syndicate, Bristol
(10pm-3am)

Saturday 7th November
MARASCHINO @
Maraschino Bar, Zagreb, CROATIA
(11pm-4am)

Tuesday 10th November
UWE TUESDAYS @
The Syndicate, Bristol
(10pm-3am)

Saturday 14th November
THE VAULTS @
The Second Bridge, Bath
(10.30pm-2am)

Tuesday 17th November
UWE TUESDAYS @
The Syndicate, Bristol
(10pm-3am)

Saturday 21st November
SATURDAYS @
Mirage Club, Aylesbury
(10.30pm-3am)

Tuesday 24th November
UWE TUESDAYS @
The Syndicate, Bristol
(10pm-3am)

Thursday 26th November
THURSDAYS @
Izi, Witney
(9pm-2am)

Friday 27th November
THE VAULTS @
The Second Bridge, Bath
(10.30pm-2am)

Saturday 28th November
BRIDGE @
The Bridge, Oxford
(10.30pm-3am)

Thursday 3rd December
CHRISTMAS SESSIONS @
Trinity, Bicester
(9pm-1am)

Friday 4th December
CHRISTMAS SESSIONS @
Trinity, Bicester
(9pm-1am)

Saturday 5th December
CHRISTMAS SESSIONS @
Trinity, Bicester
(9pm-1am)

Friday 11th December
CHRISTMAS SESSIONS @
Trinity, Bicester
(9pm-1am)

Thursday 17th December
THURSDAYS @
Izi, Witney
(9pm-2am)

Friday 18th December
CHRISTMAS SESSIONS @
Trinity, Bicester
(9pm-1am)

Saturday 19th December
CHRISTMAS SESSIONS @
Trinity, Bicester
(9pm-1am)

Thursday 24th December
CHRISTMAS EVE @
Izi, Witney
(9pm-2am)

Sunday 27th December
CHRISTMAS SUNDAY @
Izi, Witney
(9pm-2am)

Thursday 31st December
NEW YEAR’S EVE @
Izi, Witney
(11pm-3am)

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JUST BUGGIN. PLAYLIST & LISTEN AGAIN LINKS FOR 21/10/09

MARK DEVLIN
JUST BUGGIN’ ON OXFORD’S FM107.9 (WWW.FM1079.COM)
PLAYLIST FOR WEDNESDAY 21ST OCTOBER 2009

To listen again (ad-free!), just click on the following Download links:

PART 1 (Includes C-Mone/ Barbie Analogue interview)

PART 2 (Includes bugged out revival mix)

RAKIM: WALK THESE STREETS

FUNKDOOBIEST: THE HEAVYWEIGHT FUNK

CORMEGA: MAKE IT CLEAR

KRS ONE & BUCKSHOT Featuring TALIB KWELI: OH REALLY

FOREIGN BEGGARS Featuring GUILTY SIMPSON: PROVE IT

HEATHEN: LAST HOPE

STREET BEAT OF THE WEEK:
KOOLADE Featuring J-RO: GET ADDICTED

APATHY Featuring B-REAL & CELPH TITLED: SHOOT FIRST

CHARMS REID Featuring ESTELLE: MY LIFE

CHIMA ANYA Featuring JEHST: IT’S THE MANNER

OLD TO THE NEW
KRS ONE: MCs ACT LIKE THEY DON’T KNOW

KRS ONE & BUCKSHOT Featuring DJ REVOLUTION: SURVIVAL SKILLS

DYNAS Featuring WRECKYONE, LMS & RICH MEDINA: 90 DEGREES

DE LA SOUL: LA LA LA

GUEST ARTIST INTERVIEW: C-MONE AKA BARBIE DIGITAL

BARBIE ANALOGUE AKA C-MONE: Q & A

BARBIE ANALOGUE AKA C-MONE: STORM

DJ MIX: MARK DEVLIN BUGGED OUT REVIVAL MIX

LYNDEN DAVID HALL: FORGIVE ME (Ignorants Mix)

FUNKMASTER FLEX Featuring MARY J BLIGE: CONFRONTATION

KELIS: GAME SHOW

KELIS: CAUGHT OUT THERE (Instrumental)

AMEL LARRIEUX: I N I

EVE: GOTTA MAN

DESTINY’S CHILD: JUMPIN’ JUMPIN’

BUSY SIGNAL: BEEP

SEAN PAUL: STRAIGHT FROM MY HEART

STRONG ARM STEADY Featuring TALIB KWELI: GET STARTED

MASTA ACE Featuring ED OG & MARSHA: As & Es

DRAKE Featuring KANYE WEST, LIL WAYNE & EMINEM: FOREVER

Q-TIP: EVEN IF IT IS SO

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MD’S TOUR DIARY. SPAIN, OCTOBER ’09



I’d love to offer some wild and profound travel tales about my visit to Valencia on Saturday 17th. I learned long ago that here’s plenty to say about Ryanair when things go wrong, but little to report when things run to routine. I’m not sure if I’m warming to Ryanair, or if it’s just been a long time since I last had a bad experience. My last few trips have ben trouble-free and on-time. I guess I shouldn’t speak too soon.

I watched the BBC’s recent ‘Panorama’ programme on the airline with interest. Whilst I’m no big fan of Ryanair or its loathsome boss O’Leary, I felt that it presented a very biased and one-sided hatchet job, and few of its ‘revelations’ would be any great surprise to anyone who travels with them regularly.

I touched down in Valencia at 8.30pm ready to spin that night at Soul, a black music night run by relocated Londoner DJ Cosy O. Due to an on-line map cock-up, Cosy and myself searched for 90 minutes for my hotel in a coastal town miles away .. before realising it was back in the city at the point where we’d started after all. Although it ate into my nap time, I didn’t mind as I got some great views of Valencia and its outlying districts during what was otherwise a straight-in straight-out trip. It’s certainly a beautiful and impressive city with some stunning new architecture going up, and great beaches. The city is packed and sweltering in Summer. In October, temperatures hover around a very comfortable 70 degrees.

I’d forgotten just how late the Spanish party. We didn’t even arrive at the club spot, Gandhara, until 2am, and it was 3.30 before I started playing. I can’t remember the last time an overseas gig disappointed, and Soul was no exception. I blasted the crowd with everything from crunk to reggae to UK Funky to revivals from Prince and Chaka Khan, and it all rang off.

The European smoking ban seems to be a very grey area, (literally and metaphorically,) varying in strictness from country to country. I thought Spain had imposed the ban, but this clearly didn’t extend to Gandhara as the familiar thick fog hung in the air throughout, and we emerged stinking of the cancer sticks just like in the old days. It was past 7am before I was back at my hotel, and three hours later came the painful return to the airport. Thoughts of my bed carried me through the journey from Stansted. We eventually reunited mid-afternoon.

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JUST BUGGIN. PLAYLIST & LISTEN AGAIN LINKS FOR 14/10/09

MARK DEVLIN
JUST BUGGIN’ ON OXFORD’S FM107.9 (WWW.FM1079.COM)
PLAYLIST FOR WEDNESDAY 14TH OCTOBER 2009

To listen again (ad-free!), just click on the following Download links:

PART 1 (Includes Ryan Leslie interview):

PART 2 (Includes Peanut Butter Wolf Mix)

R KELLY Featuring T-PAIN & KEYSHIA COLE: NUMBER ONE

USHER: PAPERS

FOREIGN BEGGARS Featuring GUILTY SIMPSON: PROVE IT

CORMEGA: MAKE IT CLEAR

DE LA SOUL: LA LA LA

FUNKDOOBIEST: THE HEAVYWEIGHT FUNK

AFRO CLASSICS: RAP FANTATIC

STREET BEAT OF THE WEEK:
RAKIM: WALK THESE STREETS

GUEST ARTIST INTERVIEW: RYAN LESLIE

RYAN LESLIE: HOW IT WAS SUPPOSED TO BE

RYAN LESLIE: YOU’RE NOT MY GIRL

RYAN LESLIE: DIAMOND GIRL

OLD TO THE NEW

SLUM VILLAGE: FALL IN LOVE

ERIC ROBERSON Featuring T3 OF SLUM VILLAGE: FURTHER

BARBIE ANALOGUE AKA C-MONE: Q & A

KINETIK: THE KINESIS THESIS

GUEST DJ MIX: PEANUT BUTTER WOLF OLD SCHOOL ELECTRO MIX

ROBERT STRAUSS Featuring AYAH: ODYSSEY MAN

Q-TIP: EVEN IF IT IS SO

STRONG ARM STEADY Featuring TALIB KWELI: GET STARTED

APATHY Featuring B-REAL & CELPH TITLED: SHOOT FIRST

DEVLIN: LONDON CITY

MCM: BEEN SO MANY PLACES

RAEKWON: SONNY’S MISSING

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MD AT SOUL, VALENCIA, SPAIN, THIS SATURDAY

SOUL VALENCIA PRESENTS MARK DEVLIN

UK DJ Mark Devlin steps up alongside resident DJ Cosy O to rock the party-style urban jams all night long.

Type:
Music/Arts – Jam Session

Network:
Global

Start Time:
Saturday, October 17, 2009 at 11:00pm

End Time:
Sunday, October 18, 2009 at 6:00am

Location:
Gandhara

Street:
Eugenia Vines 226, Playa Malvarossa

City/Town:
Valencia, Spain

Description

DJ Mark Devlin steps up alongside resident DJ Cosy O to rock the party-style urban jams all night long. R&B, hip hop, soul, funk, reggaeton and all the rest of it.

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