THE SOUND OF FREEDOM, SHOW 90

Another selection of consciousness-expanding music that you don’t stand a chance of hearing on the radio, on TV, or ringing off down the local club, barber salon or gym: It’s far too REAL!
IAN BROWN: BLUE SKY DAY 
WATERSTYLE: HOW FAR 
AKALA: THIEVES BANQUET 
7 SHADES OF VOID FEAT. JUDGE ANDREW NAPOLITANO: WHAT IF? 
JOE MURRAY: LIBERTY OR DEATH 
CROWSTICK & GRIMM HERMIT: DULLS OUT THE MOON
IAN BROWN: BREATHE EASY 
TRUTH TRIP:
BREAK WATER: WORK IT OUT 
THE TRUE PAGES OF LIFE: TRUTH AND LOVE 
ROKK: PATIENCE 
JAZZMEIA HORN: PEOPLE MAKE THE WORLD GO ROUND 
STEVIE WONDER: LOVE’S IN NEED OF LOVE TODAY 
PATTI AUSTIN: HOPE HAS ARRIVED (NIGEL LOWIS SOULWORLD MIX) 
PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS: LETTER TO MY SON 
DOUG HAWK FEAT. DAVID ICKE: WHATEVER HAPPENED TO KINGS 

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THE SOUND OF NOW. PLAYLIST & LISTEN AGAIN LINKS FOR 30/3/19

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BIG SWEDE FEAT. PAPA DEE: TOTALLY CONNECTED (BS U & ME REMIX) 
ALEX LO FARO & JJ FARO: REAL LOVE (JJ FARO MEETS MAURICE DUPHARE CLUB MIX) 
THE WOODSIDE NATIVES: DISCO THING 
TERRI GREEN PROJECT: NIGHT TO REMEMBER (TODDI REED & TERRI B DISCO LOVERS MIX)
STREET BEAT OF THE WEEK:
LASHONDA & MASTER FALE: BETTER (DEEPER CLUB MIX) 
MABEL: DON’T CALL ME UP (CONDUCTA REMIX) 
AYKLOGIC: THRU 2U (CAUTIONS ANDROID SWITCH MIX) 
WATERSTYLE: HOW FAR
SALAAM REMI FEAT. NAS & AMY WINEHOUSE: FIND MY LOVE 
THE GOOD PEOPLE: MAHALIA 
MASTA ACE & MARCO POLO: E:A:T (EVOLVE AND TRANSCEND) 
SMIF-N-WESSUN: INTRO (THE EDUCATION OF SMIF-N-WESSUN) 
SMIF-N-WESSUN FEAT. MUSIQ SOULCHILD & RAPSODY: OCEAN DRIVE 
PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS: THE EFFECTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON DENSELY POPULATED AREAS 
INDIA AND NUYORICAN SOUL: I LOVE THE NIGHTLIFE (DISCO ROUND) 
GLENN SWEETY G, TOBY-ROLAND & BROTHER RICH. WATCH THIS (GEORGIE’S SOULFUL HOUSE) 
KANOMARLI: YOU & ME 
MOUSSE T FEAT. CLEAH: MELODIE (DISCO SHIZZLE MIX)
KNOX. THE NEW NEW (SATURDAY SKATE MIX) 
KNOX: THE ROOSTER (ORIGINAL MIX) 
DJ LUIS SANTIAGO. GOT TO HAVE IT (LUIS JACKIN HOUSE) 
JOCELYN BROWN & INAYA DAY: MOVE OF THE SPIRIT (TERRY HUNTER SPIRIT DUB) 
SEAN MCCABE PRESENTS DANNIS WINSTON. ROCKET LOVE (LOUIE VEGA REMIX) 
MARLO MORALES & ZONA FEAT. MOJEM: YOU AND I (WILSON IVIS LONG DRIVE REMIX) 
GEORGIE PORGIE & BARBARA TUCKER. LOVE ONE ANOTHER (KANOMARLI SOULFUL HOUSE DUB) 

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‘THE CAUSE & THE CURE.’ IT’S ON!


I’m happy to report that writing for my next book has finally got underway. I’ll be trying my hand at fiction for the first time, so this will be a novel set in Oxford in 1990, ‘The Cause & The Cure’, heavy on period detail from those fascinating times, but also loaded with spiritual truths and allegories. I expect it to be out in early 2020.

I climbed to the top of the Carfax Tower in the city centre yesterday, scouting for a cover image. I think there are some pretty good cityscape options from the footage I took here.
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THE SOUND OF NOW. PLAYLIST & LISTEN AGAIN LINKS FOR 23/3/19

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BLAZAY: REALLY DO LIKE IT (OPERATOR S REMIX) 
MABEL: DON’T CALL ME UP (CONDUCTA REMIX) 
ILLATEK X/ ALEXANDER MARTIN FEAT. OLI: MOVE LIKE (BLAKK HABIT REMIX) 
AYKLOGIC: THRU 2U (CAUTIONS ANDROID SWITCH MIX) 
DAVE MASCALL FEAT. JULIA QUINN: WHAT YOU WANT TO BE (FRANKLIN D CLUB MIX) 
T- GROOVE: LETS FEEL GOOD (JOHN MORALES M+M MAIN MIX) – EDIT THE ENDING
STREET BEAT OF THE WEEK:
TERRI GREEN PROJECT: NIGHT TO REMEMBER (TODDI REED & TERRI B DISCO LOVERS MIX)
SMIF-N-WESSUN FEAT. RAEKWON & HEATHER VICTORIA: DREAMLAND 
SALAAM REMI FEAT. NAS & AMY WINEHOUSE: FIND MY LOVE 
PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS: THE EFFECTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON DENSELY POPULATED AREAS 
THE GOOD PEOPLE: MAHALIA 
MASTA ACE & MARCO POLO: E:A:T (EVOLVE AND TRANSCEND) 
ROC MARCIANO & THE ALCHEMIST FEAT. VINNIE PAZ & GUILTY SIMPSON: MURDA TYPE THINKIN’  
SMIF-N-WESSUN: INTRO (THE EDUCATION OF SMIF-N-WESSUN) 
SMIF-N-WESSUN FEAT. MUSIQ SOULCHILD & RAPSODY: OCEAN DRIVE 
GUEST DJ MIX: MATT SINGLETON, SOULFUL HOUSE MIX, MARCH 2019

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MD’S CLUB/ RADIO/ TALK DATES, APRIL/ MAY ’19


Thursday 4th April
DJ set, (Soul/ Funk/ Disco revivals,) Walenburg Cafe, Rotterdam, NETHERLANDS

Saturday 6th April
The Sound Of Now, First FM, Oxford (8-10pm)

Saturday 13th April
The Sound Of Now, First FM, Oxford (8-10pm)

Saturday 20th April
The Sound Of Now, First FM, Oxford (8-10pm)

EASTER MONDAY
Monday 22nd April
Urban Anthems Sample-Fest, First FM, Oxford (7-10pm)

Saturday 27th April
The Sound Of Now, First FM, Oxford (8-10pm)

Saturday 4th May
DJ set, (Conscious Hip-Hop,) Poetic Justice, Hive, Peterborough

Saturday 4th May
The Sound Of Now, First FM, Oxford (8-10pm)

Saturday 11th May
The Sound Of Now, First FM, Oxford (8-10pm)

Saturday 18th May
The Sound Of Now, First FM, Oxford (8-10pm)

Tuesday 21st May
Beatles/ McCartney Presentation, Truth Juice, E57 Social Club, 
Birmingham, (from 7.30pm)

Saturday 25th May
Beatles/ McCartney Presentation, North East Truth Seekers Group, 
Ray Gray Centre, Newcastle, (1-4pm)

Saturday 25th May
The Sound Of Now, First FM, Oxford (8-10pm)

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MARK DEVLIN ON RICHARD WILLETT’S GLITCHES IN THE CODE PODCAST

I guested on Episode 4 of Richard Willett’s Glitches In The Code podcast for a quickfire chat encompassing topics connected to the true nature of the music industry, social-engineering and culture-creation, the manipulation of consent and beyond.
The rest of the series can be found here:


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THE SOUND OF NOW. PLAYLIST & LISTEN AGAIN LINKS FOR 9/3/19

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GLENN SWEETY G, TOBY-ROLAND & BROTHER RICH. WATCH THIS (GEORGIES SOULFUL HOUSE) 
INDIA AND NUYORICAN SOUL: I LOVE THE NIGHTLIFE (DISCO ROUND) 
KANOMARLI: YOU & ME 
THE WOODSIDE NATIVES: DISCO THING 
T- GROOVE: LETS FEEL GOOD (JOHN MORALES M+M MAIN MIX) 
SMIF-N-WESSUN FEAT. MUSIQ SOULCHILD & RAPSODY: OCEAN DRIVE 
PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS: LETTER TO MY SON 
STREET BEAT OF THE WEEK:
MASTA ACE & MARCO POLO. E.A.T (EVOLVE AND TRANSCEND) 
THE GOOD PEOPLE FEAT. LIL FAME: HIGHER 
SMIF-N-WESSUN: INTRO (THE EDUCATION OF SMIF-N-WESSUN) 
SMIF-N-WESSUN FEAT. RAEKWON & HEATHER VICTORIA: DREAMLAND 
PEOPLE UNDER THE STAIRS: THE EFFECTS OF CLIMATE CHANGE ON DENSELY POPULATED AREAS 
ROC MARCIANO & THE ALCHEMIST: ROSEBUDD INFANTRY 
ROC MARCIANO & THE ALCHEMIST FEAT. VINNIE PAZ & GUILTY SIMPSON: MURDA TYPE THINKIN’  
SALAAM REMI FEAT. NAS & AMY WINEHOUSE: FIND MY LOVE 
GUEST DJ MIX: ROSS MILLER HAPPY DAYS MIX
CORNELL CC CARTER: THAT FEELIN’ (FRANKIE FELICIANO RBLSND REMIX) 
TOMMY RILEY: CAN YOU FEEL IT (SOULHOUSE MIX)
DISCO TOWN, ANGELO FERRERI, MOON ROCKET: GOT WHAT YOU NEED (ORIGINAL MIX)
THOMAS BRENNER, NATASHA WATTS, DJ SPEN: GOING UNDER (DJ SPEN & REELSOUL REMIX)  
JAZZYFUNK: I CAN FEEL IT (SEBB JUNIOR REMIX)
QUENTIN KANE & SIMON SHELDON: XYENX (DJ SPEN’S DISCO JAZZ = REMIX)
JUAN KIDD, DJ JORJ & MICHELLE WEEKS, JUAN KIDD, DJ JORJ, MICHELLE WEEKS: BE REAL (JASON HERD VOCAL REMIX)
MICHELE CHIAVARINI, ANDRE ESPEUT: CAUGHT UP (ORIGINAL MIX)
MATT D, CLAUDIO DEEPER: EVERYDAY (ORIGINAL MIX)
PAUL TROUBLE ANDERSON, JOHN REDMOND: HAPPY DAY (CLASSIC VOX DUB MIX)  

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GERMAN TRANSLATION OF RESOLVING REALITY INTERVIEW

One for all my German-speaking friends. dieZuversicht on YouTube has done an awesome job of translating my recent interview with Emmet on Resolving Reality Radio, and adding images and graphics. I greatly appreciate all the hard work.

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