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TheFlyingCarpet #7.16 *Over the Black Atlantic* (10apr15)
April 17, 2015 04:15 AM PDT
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Dear passangers,
board on the carpet and enjoy a speechless flight over the Black Atlantic, discovering how musical influences has moved back and forth through the sea. 1 entire hour full of music for you listening pleasure.
Enjoy!

The flight-plan

1 - Joe McPhee & John Snyder - “Shadow Sculptures” [Pieces Of Light, CjRecord Productions, 1974/Bo’Weavil Rec, 2014]
2- John Coltrane - “Welcome” [Kulu Sé Mama, Impulse!, 1966]
3 - The Heliocentrics - “Dance of the Dogon” [7 inch, Jazzman, 2005]
4 - Count Basie - “Afrique” [Africa - Philips 1972]
5 - Dizzy Gillespie y Machito - Pensativo[Afro-Cuban Jazz Moods - Pablo 1976]
6 - Salah Ragab and the Cairo Jazz Band - “Latino in Cairo” [7inch, Art Yard, 2007]
7 - Ben y sus “Tropical Rhythm Kings” - “Candombe negro” [7inch, Orpheo]
8- Joe Lutcher and His Orchestra - “Ojai - Alternate Take” [7inch, Jukebox Jam, 2011 ]
9 - The Tiger - “Maraval Girls” [Caliypso Breakaway 1927-1941, Rounder, 1990]
10 - Cortijo y Su Combo con Ismael Rivera- “Dejalo que suba” [Baile con Cortijo Y Su Combo, Tropical, 1975]
11- Black Sugar - “Viajecito“ [Black Sugar, Sono Rario Peru, 1971/Get Back - Munster, 2007]
12 - Dizzy Gillespie & Gonzalo Rubalcaba - “Manteca (live)” [Dizzy Gillespie & Gonzalo Rubalcaba en vivo - Areito 1985]
13- Ray Stephen Oche and His Matumbo - “Ikwunmokon - Okoitiho” [Interpretation of the Original Rhythm - Disques Esperance, 1970/Favorite Recordings 2011]
14 - Edward Larry Gordon - “All Pervading” [Celestial Vibration, SWN, 19787Universal Sound, 2010]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #7.15 (20mar15)
March 27, 2015 06:55 AM PDT
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Ready to a special trip to Africa? Board on and enjoy the trip and the music discoveries. We will start from South Africa, then Ghana, Nigeria, Togo, Congo, and Benin. Enjoy the groove!

The playlist:
1 - Ndikho Xaba and The Natives - Freedom [Ndikho Xaba and The Natives, Trilyte, 1969/Matsuli Music, 2015]
2 - Marijata - Brain Washing [Pat Thomas Introduces Marijata, Gapophone REc. 1976/ Academy, forthcoming 2015]
3 - Sir Victor Uwaifo and His Titibitis - Sakpaide-No.2 [I Wana Be Your No. 1, TAreton/TAbansi Nigeria, nd]
4 - Stanislas Tohon - Dja, Dja, Dja [Dans le Tchink System, Editions le Vedette, 1977/Hot Casa, 2014]
5 - Stanislas Tohon -O Kou [Dans le Tchink System, Editions le Vedette, 1977/Hot Casa, 2014]
6 - Tabu Ley Seigneur Rochereau (and Mbilia Bel) with L’Orchestre Afrisa International- On a raconté [Bel Ley (Mpeve Ya Longo), Editions Vevé International, n.d,]
7 - Verckys et l’Orchestre Vevé - Talali Talala [Congolese Funk, Afrobeat & Psychedelic Rumba 1969-1978, Analog Africa, 2014]
8 - Orchestre Poly-Rhytmo de Cotonou - Ne rien voir, dire, entendre [Orchestre Poly-Rhytmo de Cotonou vol.3 - The Skeletal Essences o Afro-Funk 1969-1980, Analog Africa, 2013]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #7.14 (6mar15)
March 18, 2015 04:59 AM PDT
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Board on the carpet, find a confortable place and enjoy the trip! We will start from France, then moving to UK, Nigeria, Germany, Cameroon, France and Brazil.

The flight-plan:
1- Les Frères Smith - Djilan [Free To Go, 2015]
2 - Dele Sosimi - Sanctuary (Titeknots Remix) [original on Wah Wah 7inch, 2014]
3 - The Lijadu Sisters – Cashing In [Danger, Decca/Afrodisia, 1976]
4 - I. G. - Disco Power [Bomp, Don Pedros Nigeria, 1980/12“, Don Pedros, 2015]
5 - Mombasa - Nomoli [African Rhythm & Blues 2, Speigelei, 1976/Sonorama, 2014]
6 - Francis Bebey - Fleur Tropicale [Fleur Tropicale, Ozileka, 1976/African Elecronic Music 1975-1982, Born Bad Records, 2011]
7 - Ray Lema - Dansometer (Instrumental) [12”, Celluloid France, 1983]
8 - Ghetto Blaster - Life Goes On [People, Blackframe Prod, 1985]
9 - Os Brazões - Pega A Voga Cabeludo [Os Brazões , RGE, 1969/Mr. Bongo Records, 2014]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #7.13 (20feb15)
February 21, 2015 02:48 AM PST
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The carpet is ready to start a new trip : this week we will start the flight from Hawaii, then we will move to Brazil, Turkey, Nigeria, Benin, Ghana, Nigeria again, Italy and finally Cameroon. Enjoy the journey!

The playlist:
1- Nohelani Cypriano - Lihue [Home Grown II, KKUA Records Hawaii, 1977/Nohelani, HanaOla Records, 1979/7inch Athens of the North, 2014]
2 - Astrud Gilberto – Black Magic (A Gira) [That Girl From Ipanema, Image Records, 1977]
3 - Ümit Aksu Orkestrasi - Bermuda Şeytan Üçgen [7” SET Rec./Bosporus Bridges - A Wide Selection Of Turkish Jazz And Funk 1969-1978, Twimo 2005]
4 - I. G. - Funk Ina Ghetto [Bomp, Don Pedros Records Nigeria, 1980/12“, Don Pedros Records, 2015]
5 - Stanislas Tohon -Yallow [7”, Disques Tropiques, n.d.]
6 - Vis-A-Vis - Obi Agye Me Dofo [Obi Agye Me Dofo, BHM (Brobisco House of Music) Ghana, n.d./Continental Records, 2011]
7 - N’Draman Blintch - Man-Nou [Cikamele, Cosmic Sounds Nigeria, 1979]
8 - Volcov - Paua [7inch, Sounds Familiar, 2014]
9 - Francis Bebey - Forest Nativity [Psychedelic Sanza 1982-1984, Born Bad, 2014]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #7.12 (6feb15)
February 15, 2015 07:09 AM PST
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TheFlyingCarpet is charged of music and will take you to a woderful trip towards new and old music. We will start from Paris and Rio, with two proyect of contemporary afrobeat, then we will move to Ghana in the end of the 70’s, then Congo, Sierra Leona, Cape Verde, and we will finish in the 1990 in Ghana. Enjoy the flight!

The playlist:
1 - ©© les freres Smith - YYYYYY Trouble [Free To Go, mid february 2015]
2 - Abayomi Afrobeat Orquestra - Malunguinho [Abayomi Afrobeat Orquestra, Bolacha, 2012/Diesler ‎– A Little Something Radio : Music From The Modern Soul Underground, Here & Now, 2015]
3 - Ashanti Brother Band - Onipa retu ne nan [Kill Me And Flight, Philips Ghana, 1978]
4 - Kyeremateng Atwede & The Kyeremateg Stars - I Go Die For You [I Go Die For You, Sacodis, 1981]
5 - Verckys et l’Orchestre Vévé – Oui Verckys [Congolese Funk, Afrobeat & Psychedelic Rumba 1969-1978, Analog Africa, 2014]
6 - Geraldo Pino & The Heartbeats – Power To The People [Let’s Have A Party, EMI Nigeria, 1974/Soundway, 2005]
7 - Abel Lima - Farmacia [Problemas, Production Abel Lima France, n.d.]
8 - Chiquinho - Djosé Di Cotche [Moças di Somada, IEFE Discos, n.d. ]
9 - Ata Kak - Daa Nyinaa [Obaa Sima, Awesome Tapes From Africa, forthcoming march 2015]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #7.11 (30jan15)
February 05, 2015 12:45 PM PST
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A new flight is ready to start on the carpet, so take a confortable place on board and enjoy the journey through Italian free jazz and sound libraries, 70’s and contemporary jazz-funk from the US and Italy, African house of the 90’s from Ghana, and 80’s grooves from Uk and Brazil. Enjoy the trip!

The playlist:
1 - Tommaso Cappellato & Astral Travel - Consciousness [Cosm'Ethic, Jazz Refreshed, 2014 ]
2 - Bob James - Nautilus [One, CTI, 1974]
3 - Alessandro Alessandroni - La Metropoli [Inchiesta, Cometa Edizioni Musicali, 1977/ Sonor Music, 2013]
4 - Vibrations Of Sounds - Make Some Space [7inch, B-Label Records, 2012]
5 - Eddie Russ - Zaius [See The Ligh, Monument, 1976 / 10inch, Expansion, 2014]
6 - Volcov - Fusión endemoniada (4.14) [7inch, Sounds Familiar, 2014]
7 - Ata Kak - Obaa Sima [Obaa Sima, Awesome Tapes From Africa, forthcoming march 2015]
8 - Wally Badarou - High Life [Echoes, Island, 1983]
9 - Cristina Camargo - Moral Tem Hora [Brazilian Disco Boogie Sounds1978-1982, Favorite Rec, 2014/ 7 inch, CBS, 1980]
10 - Deodato - Night Cruising [Night Cruising, WB, 1980]

TheFlyingCarpet #7.10 (17jan15) *Enrico Crivellaro on board*
January 21, 2015 10:06 AM PST
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This week we're very happy to have a very special guest on board as a captain of the carpet: Enrico Crivellaro, aka Volcov, aka Isoul8, etc.
Enrico Crivellaro is dj, producer, remixer, label manager, record digger and music lover since the late 80s. The music magazine Soundwall, defines him as “a dj escaping from every stylistic categorisation, sharing an inter-genre culture” and he has played all around Europe, USA and Japan. He has collaborate and produced with Paradox, Domu, Marc de Clive Lowe, Kaidi Tatham, Phil Asher, Kirk Degiorgio, Dego (4 Hero/2000 black) Theo Parrish, Ricardo Miranda, Gerald Mitchell (of Los Hermanos), between many others.
He is the founder of the record labels Archive and Neroli. He is a respected disco soul funk editor and his SJNRL releases are a favourite of the likes of Sadar Bahar and Theo Parrish among others as well as the edit series SJNRL. Enjoy this very special trip!

The playlist:
1 -Patrice Rusheen - Settle For My Love [Pizzazz, Elektra, 1979]
2 - Mr. Fingers - Survivor [Introduction, MCA, 1992]
3 - Lil Louis & The World - Dancing In My Sleep [Journey With The Lonely, Epic, 1992]
4 - Sade - Maureen [Promise, Epic, 1985]
5 - Loose Ends - Symptoms Of Love [12“, Ten Records, 1991 ]
6 - Brenda Russell - Think It Over [Brenda Russell, Horizon Records & Tapes, 1979]
7 - Madeleine Bell - I Wanna Be Around [Comin‘ Atcha, RCA Victor, 1973]
8 - Flight - Face To Face [Excursion Beyond, Motown, 1980]
9 - A. J. Brown - Dream Today [Love People, Sonic Sounds Jamaica, 1984]
10 - Lou Courtney - I’m In Need Of Love [I’m In Need Of Love, Epic, 1974/Soul Brother Rec., 1999]
11 - G. Keith Alexander - A Mother’s Blues [7 », Polydor, 1973]
12 - James Mason - Funny Girl [Rhythm Of Life, Chiaroscuro Records, 1977]
13 - D. J. Rogers - Living Is All That Matters [It’s Good To Be Alive, RCA Victor, 1975]
14 - Steely Dan - Caves of Altamira [The Royal Scam, ABC reocrds, 1976]
15 - Boca Livre - Um Canto De Trabalho [Bicicleta, Boca Livre Produçoes e Gravaçoes Ltda, 1980]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #7.7 (28nov14)
December 17, 2014 02:45 AM PST
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Are you ready for new musical discoveries riding on the flying carpet? Take a place on board and enjoy this flight, starting with Ethiopian inspired grooves from different parts of the world, then moving to Ethiopia, Congo, US, France, and more. Have a groovy flight!

The flight plan:
1 - The Sorcerers - Elephant [Funk, soul and Afro Rarities, An Introduction to ATA Rercords,  Here and Now Record, 2014]
2 - Badume's Band & Selamnesh Zemene - Sentun Ayehli Bante [Ale Gena, 2011]
3 - Badume's Band & Selamnesh Zemene - Ketew Abew [Ale Gena, 2011]
4 - Hailu Mergia and The Walias - Eti Gual Blenai [Tché Belew, 1977/Awesome Tapes from Africa, 2014]
5 - Verckys et l’Orchestre Vévé - Cheka Sana [Congole Funk, Afrobeat & Psychedelic Rumba 1969-1978, Analog Africa, december 2014]
6 - Don Gardner - My Baby Likes To Boogaloo [The Story of Don Gardner, Tramp, 2014]
7 - Don Gardner - Waermelon Man [The Story of Don Gardner, Tramp, 2014]
8 - Marco Di Marco Trio - Par Avion [At The Living Room, Modern Jazz Records, 1973 / 7” Mukatsuku, 2014]
9 - Louis Ramirez- Do It Anyway you Wanna [A Different Shade of Black, Cotique, 1976]
10 - Ural Thomas - Pain is the Name of Your Game [Movements 6, Tramp, 2014]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #7.6 (21nov14)
December 06, 2014 03:04 AM PST
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TheFlyingCarpet is ready to takes you into the most groovy contemporary latin oriented and brasilian production. We will start the trip from the UK, then France, US, and finally we will flight extensively over Brasil. Take a confortable place on board and enjoy the flight!

The flight plan:
1 - Manteca Latin Grooves - Descarga China (Salsa Version) [Oyé, forthcoming]
2 - Paz Antiguana - Surfing the Channel [7inch, Holy Cane Spirit, 2014]
3 - Paz Antiguana - First Round [7inch, Holy Cane Spirit, 2014]
4 - Bio Ritmo - Motocilengua [Puerta del Sur, Vampisoul, 2014]
5 - Meta Meta feat. Tony Allen - Alakoro [7” Goma Gringa/Mais Um Discos, 2014]
6 - Afro Electro - Sereno [Mocambo EP, 2014, free dowload www.afroelectro.com.br/download/Afroelectro_Mocambo.zip]
7 - Afro Electro - Banzeiro Grande [Mocambo EP, 2014]
8 - Karina Buhr - Do Pilá [Goma Laca - Afrobrasilidades en 78 RPM, Goma-Laca, 2014, free download: http://www.goma-laca.com/portfolio/disco/]
9 - Karina Buhr - Minervina [Goma Laca - Afrobrasilidades en 78 RPM, Goma-Laca, 2014]
10 - Ed Motta - Piquenique [Piquenique, Trama Rec., 2009]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #7.5 (14nov14)
November 27, 2014 09:24 AM PST
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This week, we prepare a flight full of funk, disco and tropical disco grooves with the carpet. We will start from the US, where we will stay from a while, then we will move to Caribbean and Ghana. Enjoy the trip!

The playlist:
1 - Esther Phillips - Home Is Where The Hatred Is [From A Whisper To A Scream, Kudu,1971]
2 - The Cadets - What We Are Made Of [Funk, soul and Afro Rarities, An Introduction to ATA Rercords,  Here and Now Record, 2014]
3 - Early Clover  - Think It Over [7inch, Record Kicks, 2014]
4 - Freddie Love - Crazy Girl pt.1+2 [The Funky Side of Goldband/ANLA Records. Tramp, 2014]
5 - Linda Williams - Elevate Our Minds [City Living, Arista, 1979]
6 - Vernon Burch - Give Love A Try [I’ll Be Your Sunshine, United Artist Rec., 1975]
7 - Merry Clayton - Keep Your Eye On The Sparrow [7inch, Ode Records, 1975]
8 - T-Connection - Disco Magic [Magic, TK Records, 1977]
9 - Odessey One - Dance With Me [12”, MPC/Tropical Disco Hustle, Cultures of Soul, 2014]
10 - Nana Love - I’m In Love [Disco Documentary Full of Funk, Taretone/Nestor, 1978/BBE, 2014]

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