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TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #7.4 (7nov14)
November 20, 2014 07:38 AM PST
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The flying carpet is ready to make you travel through music again. This week, we will start from the South of the US, where we will flight extesively, then we will move quickly to Australia, Togo, Germany, Brasil and UK. Old and new funk and groovy tracks. Then take a confrotable place on board en enjoy the trip!

The flight plan:
1 - Early Clover  - Freedom [7inch, Record Kicks, 2014]
2 - Claude Shermack - Your GReavy Train [The Funky Side of Goldband/ANLA Records. Tramp, 2014]
3 - Count Rockin’ Sidney - Feel Delicious [The Funky Side of Goldband/ANLA Records. Tramp, 2014]
4 - Joe E - Come on Sign [Enjoy the Experience - Homameade Records 1958-1992, Now Again records, 2012]
5 - Emma Donovan & The Putbacks  - Over Under [Down, Hope Street Recordings, 2014]
6 - The Harmony Society - Brother Move On [Funk, soul and Afro Rarities, An Introduction to ATA Rercords,  Here and Now Record, 2014]
7 - The Sorcerers - Cave of Brahma [Funk, soul and Afro Rarities, An Introduction to ATA Rrcords, Here and Now Record, 2014]
8 - Vaudou Game - Happiness [Apiafo, Hot Casa, 2014]
9 - Quincy Jointz - Love Makin [digital promo]
10 - Solar Shield - Reesis [7inch, Austin Boogie Crew, 2014]
11 - Cassiano - Onda [12inch, Polydor, 1977]
12 - Nana Love - Rich Out My Hand [Disco Documentary Full of Funk, Taretone/Nestor, 1978/BBE, 2014]

TheFlyingCarpet #7.3 *Martin Smith on board* (31oct14)
November 12, 2014 09:57 AM PST
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We are ready to start a very special flight with a welcomed guest, Martin Smith, founder and member of the Parisian afrobeat combo Les Frères Smith. We will flight through contemporary afrobeat and afro-inspired proyects.
France, Costa Rica, U.S., Nigeria and much more on the flight plan. Enjoy it, as we do!

Playlist:
1 - Les Frères Smith - Fire [Contreband Mentality, Comet Records, 2011]
2 - Afro Latin Vintage Orchestra - La Traque [Pulsion, Ubiquity, 2014]
3 - Sonámbulo Psicotropical - Hermanos Smith [Psicosonorama, Sonámbulo, 2014/http://sonambulo.bandcamp.com/album/psicosonorama]
4 - Orlando Julius with the Heliocentrics - Buje Buje [Jaiyede Afro, Strut, 2014]
5 - Emefe - BBB (feat. Gabriel Garzon-Montano) [Good Future, Emefe Music, 2012/http://emefe.bandcamp.com/album/good-future]
6 - Osemako - Ore Rerunrerun [Unreleased / soundcloud.com/osemako]
7 - The Afrorockerz - Time For Me [The Afrorockers, Buda Musique, 2014]
8 - Afrobeat Family Affair - We All Rise (feat. Maya Azucena & many more) [excerpt, live recording - Unreleased/https://myspace.com/afrobeatfamilyaffair]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #7.2 (17oct14)
October 30, 2014 05:07 AM PDT
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We’re boarding for a new trip on the carpet, moving through african and tropical grooves.
Board on and enjoy the flight!
The playlist:
1 - Tony Allen - Black Voices [Black Voices, Comet, 1999 /Kindred Spirits 2014]
2 - Batsumi - Toi Toi [Moving Along, Record and Tape South Africa, 1976/Matsuli Music 2014]
3 - Rail Band - Massaré Mousso [7inch, Rocafort Records, 2014]
4 - Vaudou Game - Pas Contente (feat. Roger Damawuzan) [Apiafo, Hot Casa, 2014]
5 - Vaudou Game - No Problem [Apiafo, Hot Casa, 2014]
6 - Fumaça Prieta - Tire sua Mascara [Fumaça Prieta, Soundway, 2014]
7 - Jungle Fire - Tropicoso [Tropicoso, Nacional Records, 2014]
8 - Rocky Marsiano - Esse Mambo [digital]
9 - Henri-Pierre Noel - Step (Fan) [One More Step, Wah Wah 45s, 2014]
10 - Yambu - Sunny [7inch, Montuno Records, 1975]
11 - Docteur Nico - Mambo Hawaienne [Merveilles du passé. Eternel Docteur Nico Orchestre African Fiesta 1963-65, African, 1985]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #7.1 (19sep14)
October 08, 2014 08:40 AM PDT
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Ready to start the 7th season of trips with the flying carpet?
Take a confortable place on board and enjoy the flight!
On the menu:
1 - Hailu Mergia - Amrew Demkew [Hailu Mergia and his classical instruments, 2013, Awesome Tapes from Africa]
2 - Arcesia - White Panther [Enjoy the Experience - Homameade Records 1958-1992, Now Again records, 2012]
3 - Dennis The Fox - Piledriver [Enjoy the Experience - Homameade Records 1958-1992, Now Again records, 2012]
4 - Placebo - Balek [1973, CBS, 1973]
5 - Idris Muhammad - Sudan [House of the Rising Sun, Kudu, 1976]
6 - Amadou Ballaké - Aminata du The [Bar Konon Mousso Bar, Kindred Spirits, 2014]
7 - Vaudou Game - Lazy Train [7inch, Hot Casa Records, 2014]
8 - Rail Band - Sex Machine [7inch, Rocafort Records, 2014]
9 - Afro Latin Vintage Orchestra - Complot [Pulsion, Ubiquity, Forthcomng]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.24 (11jul14)
September 27, 2014 10:53 AM PDT
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Hope you’re ready for the last flight of the season. We will start from South Africa, then Europe, South Africa again, Nigeria, Canada/Haiti, then Senegal, and we will close the trip in Nigeria. Enjoy it!
Here the playlist:
1 - Tumi Mogorosi - Thokozile Queen Mother [Project ELO, Jazzman Records, 2014]
2 - Ambient Jazz Ensemble - Eyes Wide Open [Suite Shop, Here and Now, 2014]
3 - Batsumi - Moving A Long [Moving A Long, Record & Tape Limited (South Africa) 1976/Matsuli Music, 2014]
4 - Harry Mosco - Usassa Funk [For You Specialy, Taretone Nigeria, 1978/Secret Stash, 2014]
5 - Henri Pierre Noel - Roller Skate Rhapsody [One More Step, Reveal/Wah Wah 45s, 2014]
6 - Black Soul - Africa Africa (Switch Groov Exp. Edit) [digital, Bab Music, 2014]
7 - Nana Love - Hang Love [Lagos Disco Inferno, Academy LPs, 2010/ forthcoming release on BBE Records]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.23 (4jul14)
August 08, 2014 09:21 AM PDT
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A new flight with the carpet, full of groovy music from all the continents. We will start the trip from France, then Australia, US, UK, Nigeria, Spain, Antilles, Brasil, and Ghana. Enjoy the trip!
The playlist:
1 - Mr. President - Candyman [Hip Shaking, Favorite Rec., 2014]
2 - Third Coast Kings - Black Cat Boogie [West Grand Boulevard, Record Kicks, 2014]
3 - Idris Muhammad - Say What [Tun This Mutha Out, Kudu, 1977]
4 - John Fiddy & Sammy Burdson - Moving Along [Rare Psych Moogs & Brass, Music From the Sonoton Library, 1969 to 1981, Buried Treasures/Diesler Music, 2014]
5 - Sammy Burdson - O Mane [Rare Psych Moogs & Brass, Music From the Sonoton Library, 1969 to 1981, Buried Treasures/Diesler Music, 2014]
6 - Nana Love - Talking About Music [Disco Documentary Full Of Funk. Nestor Records, 1978/BBE, forthcoming]
7 - Max B - 1er Movimiento (3.00) [N° 1, Opalo, 1973/Wah Wah, 2001]
8 - Henri Pierre Noel - Funky Spider Dance (5.19) [One More Step, Reveal/Wah Wah 45s, 2014]
9 - Henri Pierre Noel - Afro Funk Groove (4.58) [One More Step, Reveal/Wah Wah 45s, 2014]
10 - Gilberto Gil - Toda Menina Baiana (Tahira Edit with members of Bixiga 70) [original: Realce, Elektra, 1979]
11 - The Wellis Band - Bindiga [Ghana Special: Modern Highlife, Afro-Sounds & Ghanaian Blues 1968-81, Soundway, 2009]
12 - Zelia Barbosa -Funeral do Lavrador [Brasil - Sertão & Favelas, Edigsa/Le Chant Du Monde, 1974]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.22 (6june14)
July 14, 2014 01:00 AM PDT
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Ready for a special trip to some lusophone countries? A trip full of music trought Guinea Bissau, Cap Verde, Angola and Brasil. Take a confortable place on baord and Desfrute do viagem!
The playlist:
1 - Super Mama Djombo - Dissan Na M'Bera (Suur Di No Pubis) [Na Cambança, Cobiana rec.]
2 - Jacinta Sanches - Vizinha Ka Bale [Adventures In Afropea 3: Telling Stories To The Sea, Luaka Bop, 2013]
3 - Tulipa Negra - Tulipa Negra [Joaninha Namorada LP, IEFE Discos, Portugal]
4 - Os Kings – Minino Na Tchora [12”, Sofrito Island Series - Sound of Cape Verde, 2014]
5 - Rumba Macieo - Jovens do Prenda (3.52) [Rebita - the 1st LP recorded and pressed in Angola, Rebita, 1973/Analog Africa, 2013]
6 - Urbano De Castro - Fatimita [Angola Soundtrack 2 - Hypnosis,Distortion & Other Innovations 1969 - 1978, Analog Africa, 2013]
7 - Mestre Cupijó e Seu Ritmo - Caboclinha Do Igapo [Siriá, Analog Africa, 2014]
8 - Mestre Cupijó e Seu Ritmo - Mingau de Açai [Siriá, Analog Africa,2014]
9 - Tim Maia - Rational Culture [Racional vol.2, Seroma 1975/Nobody Can Live Forever, Luaka Bop, 2012]
10 - Vum Vum - Salalé [Salale, A Voz De Cabo Verde Rec (Portugal)]
11 - Carlos Lamartine - Acorda Lumumba [Historias da ca velha, Akwaba rec., 2009]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.21 (30may14)
June 20, 2014 01:28 AM PDT
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Take a confortable place on the carpet and enjoy this new trip full of african grooves, afrobeat, funk, disco and boogie. We will start the journey from Mogadishu, Somalia, following throught Eritrea, and then we will go to Japan, UK, US, and France. Enjoy the flight!

1 - Ahmed Abukar & the Sharero Band - Caashooy [7”, Light & Sound records (Mogadishu), 70’s; available online here: http://blogs.voanews.com/african-music-treasures/2008/05/20/the-light-sound-of-mogadishu/]
2 - Shareero Band - Shareero 75 [7”, Light & Sound records (Mogadishu), 70’s]
3 - The Asmara All Stars – Bloom Brothers Mood [Eritrea’s got Soul - Outhere rec, 2010]
4 - JariBu Afrobeat Arkestra - Afro Rodeo (5.51) [ JariBu, Tramp Rec., 2014]
5 - Third Coast Kings - Just Move [West Grand Boulevard, Record Kicks, 2014]
6 - Trio Valore - Liars and Cheaters [7”, Record Kicks, 2014]
7 - Moodyman - Sloppy Cosmic [12”, KDJ Records, 2014]
8 - Rod - Shake It Up (Do The Boog-a-loo) [Shake It Up (Do The Boog-a-loo), Jonathan/Atoll Music France, 1980]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.20 (23may14)
June 12, 2014 12:22 AM PDT
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The Carpet is going to discover latin rhythm this week. We start the trip from Cuba, then we move to US, Paris, then again US, a lot of Colombia and finally we will landing in Cuba.
Enjoy the descarga of grooves!

1 - Celia Cruz (con la Sonora Matancera) - Melao de Caña [Canciones premiadas de Celia Cruz, Palladium Records]
2 - Cortijo y Su Maquina Del Tiempo - La verdad [Cortijo y Su Maquina Del Tiempo, Coco Rec., 1974]
3 - Ramsey Lewis - Spanish Grease [Ramsey Lewis Goin’ Latin, Cadet, 1966]
4- Henri Guedon - Los Antillanos de Paris [Early Latin And Boogaloo Recordings By The Drum Master, Comet, 2004]
5 - Bio Ritmo - Picaresca [Puerta del Sur, Vampisoul, 2014]
Family Atlantica - Cumbacutiri [Family Atlantica, Soundway, 2013]
6 - Afrosound - Tiro Al Blanco [Tiro al blanco, Fuentes 1981]
7 - Pedro Laza y Sus Pelayeros - Lindo Magdalena [Rito Esclavo, Disco Fuentes]
8 - Los Candelosos - Cumbia de Amores [Cumbias Vol. 1, Edigsa/Disco Fuentes, 1980]
9 - Pastor López y su Combo - La Cumbia
10 - Benny Moré - Maracaibo Oriental [Semilla Del Son, RCA]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow # 6.19 (16may14)
June 02, 2014 09:50 AM PDT
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Board on the carpet and enjoy a new trip, starting from Mali, crossing Nigeria, Japan, France, US, Nigeria again, and the Caribbean. Here comes the playlist:
1 - L’Orchestre Sidi Yassa De Kayes - Sidi Yasa [L’Orchestre Sidi Yassa De Kayes, Mali Kunkan, 1977/ Kindred Spirits 2014]
2- Peter King - Afro Funk [Omo Lewa, Clint Music, 1976/ Secret Stash, 2014]
3 - JariBu Afrobeat Arkestra - Devil Pt.1&2 [ JariBu, Tramp Rec., forthcoming]
4 - Mr. President - Hips Shaking [Hips Shaking, Favorite Rec., 2014]
5 - Bohannon - Me And The Gang [Summertime Groove, Phase II, 1978 ]
6 - Bayo Damazio - Listen To The Music [12”, Voodoo Funk - Lagos Disco Inferno, 2014]
7 - Manhattan Charlie’s Roots - Sweetie [12”, Island Disco, 2014/Jungle Fever LP.]
8 - John Milk - The Fool (John Milk Disco Reggae Mix) (4.52) [Discoreggae 2, Stix Rec., 2013]

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