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TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.14 (21feb14)
March 20, 2014 03:36 AM PDT
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The carpet is ready for a new flight, so take a confortable place on board and enjoy this trip to US, Belgium, Italy, Netherlands, Spain, UK, and Antilles!
The playlist:
1 - Doug Hammond & David Durrah - Sea of Nurnen (Reflections In The Sea Of Nurnen, Tribe Rec. 1975)
2- Solis Lacus - Utopic Cities (Solis Lacus, International Bestseller Company, 1975/ Heavenly Sweetness, 2012)
3 - Hobocombo - Utsu (Moondog Mask, Trovarobato Parade, 2013)
4 - Jungle By Night - Desdemona (new forthcoming LP)
5 - Alma Afrobeat Ensemble - Bursin (Life No Get Dublicate, Slow Walk, 2014)
6 - The Getup - What If? (7inch Breaking Bread, march 2014)
7 - Luther Davis Group - You Can Be A Star (Soul Cal: Disco and Modern Soul Masterpieces, 1971-1982., Now Again, 2012)
8 - Heidi Leonore - Everybody Loves The Sunshine (The Reflex Rework) (web available)
9 - Quavers of St Lucia - Temps Difficile (First Class, Reprise Rec., 1978) 10 - André Marceline et N.S.B. - La Soufrière (12” GuérarDisques, 1979)

TheFlyingCarpet #6.15 *Anibalsons on board* (7mar14)
March 12, 2014 08:48 AM PDT
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This week we’re very happy to have on board, as a guest, Anibalsons Funk Selector,
a Barcelona based digger, dj, producer, record store manager and many more things. During the flight, he take us in a very eclectical trip through his current favourite tracks. Enjoy the trip!

Playlist:
1- Thunder, Lighting & Rain - Super Funky - Part 1 (7” Vox Pop )
2 - Tender Joe Richardson - The Choo Choo - (7” Veep)
3 - Tobi Reynolds - Joshua (7” Bob Golden Productions)
4 - Eli Goulart e Banda do Mato - Meu Samba” (7” Seven Up)
5 - Claus Ogerman - Yambo (7” RCA Victor, 1966)
6 - Bryony James - Feeling Good (7” Dee Jay)
7 - Kay Starr - (I Don’t Care) Only Love Me (1.56) - RCA VICTOR 1959
8 - Paul Barton - Soul Very Hard To Make It (Without) (12” Jazzman Rec.)
9 - Will Sessions - Xmas Break (7” FNR Rec.)
10 - Chris Kenner - Cinderella (7” Instant Records)
11 - Clifton White and His royal Knights - The Grade A (7” PMRC Records)
12 - Mack Simmons - Skin Tight (7” PM Records)
13 - Cleaveland Eaton - Funky Funky Music (Instat Hip, Ovation Records, 1979)
14 - Alcatraz - Alcatraz (Alcatraz volumen 1 - Hispa Vox, 1974)
15 - Now- Land of Now (7” Now Rec./Numero Group)
16 - Untouchable Machine Shop - Machine Shop part 1 (7“ Wavelenght Records 1973)

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.13 (14feb14)
February 20, 2014 08:16 AM PST
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This week we start the trip from Zambia with a very afro-rock mood. We follow to Nigeria, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Ethiopia, France and Switzerland (Ethiopic canton). Enjoy the trip!
Playlist:
1 - Witch - Chifundo [We Intend To Cause Havoc! - Collected 7" tracks, Now Again, 2012]
2 - The Peace - Black Power [Black Power, Zambia Music Parlour, 1975 / Groovie Records, 2008]
3 - BLO - Native Doctor [Phase II, Afrodisia 1974/Strawberry Rain, 2013]
4 - The Green Arrows - Towering Inferno [The Green Arrows 4 Track Recording Session - Analog Africa, 2004]
5 - The Green Arrows - Mwana Waenda [The Green Arrows 4 Track Recording Session - Analog Africa, 2004]
6 - Huruma Boys Band - Teresia [Kenya Special - Selected East African Recordings from the 1970’s & 80’s - Soundway, 2013]
7 - Getatchew Mekurya - Akalé Wubé [Ethiopian Urban Modern Music Vol. 5, L’Arome, 2011/ Heavenly Sweetness, 2013]
8 - Walias Band - Malada (Woubishet Fisseha) [The Best Of Walias, Walias Rec, 1981]
9 - Ukandanz - Aykèdashem Lebé [Yetchalal, Gnougn Records, 2013] 
10 - Imperial Tiger Orchestra - Lale Lale [B-Side 7inch, 2010]
11 - Sonámbulo Psicotropical - Hermanos Smith [live version]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow # 6.12 (7feb14)
February 12, 2014 09:03 AM PST
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We start this new trip with the carpet from the Martinique, we flight over the Caribbean (Haiti, Guadalupe, Bahamas) before to move to US, Nigeria and Spain. Have a nice trip and enjoy the flight!
The playlist
1 - Fabiano Orchestra - Butterfly Osland [Butterfly Island, Frank R. Records, 1980/Superfly Records, 2013]
2 - La Perfecta - Toutt Moune Boule [Perfecta 1970-1980, Disques Vacances]
3 - Super Jazz Des Jeunes - Cote Moun Yo [Haiti Direct, Strut, 2014]
4 - Les Aiglons - Ce Rat La [Creole Love Calls - Rythmes Latins Des Antilles, Isma’a, 2001]
5 - Jah Jah Children - My Disco Darling [12”, Roots To Man, 1981]
6 - Franki Zhivago - Disco Funkanoo [12”, Ultra Records, 1977]
7 - Linda Williams - City Living (The Reflex Edit) [orginal: City Living, Arista, 1979/Edit: released on the web, 2014]
8 - William Onyeabor - Body & Soul (Dagfest Remix) [Original: Body & soul, Wilfilms Rec., 1980/Remix: released on the web, 2014]
9 - Alma Afrobeat Ensemble - QSQ [Life Get No Dublicate, Slow Walk, 2014]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.11 (31jan14)
February 03, 2014 11:12 AM PST
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New flight with the carpet, starting with latin flavours, moving to african raw funk and finishing with more discofied grooves. Take a comfortable place on board and enjoy!

The playlist:
1 - Ramsey Lewis - One, Two, three [Goin’ Latin, Cadet, 1966]
2 - Bobby Marin - Movin Much Too Fast [7” Rocafort Records, 2013]
3 - Candelaria Band - Pendejita [Star Wax vol.1, Compos-It, forthcoming]
4 - Quantic & Nidia Gongora - Nanguita [12” Tru Thoughts, 2013]
5 - Los Issifu & His Mosleems - Kana Soro [Afrobeat Airways 2, Analog Africa, 2013/Academy 7", 2014]
6 - Les Ambassadeurs Du Motel De Bamako - Get Up James [7” Rocafort Records, forthcoming]
7 - Tony Aiken & Future 2000 - Unity Sing It Shout It [Unity Sing It Shout It, Kimsha, 1976, re-release 2013]
8 - Lucy Hawkins - Gotta Get Out Of Here [12” Sam, 1978]
9 - Brooklyn People - Peace and Love [7” Cheri Records, 1975]
10 - Usje Sukatma - Waiting for your love [Surinam! Boogie & Disco Funk from the Surinamese Dance Floors 76’-83’, Kindred Spirits, 2012]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.10 (10jan14)
January 13, 2014 09:36 AM PST
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Welcome on board for the first flight of the year! REady?
Let’s start from San Francisco, then Atlanta, Brazil, US again, Nigeria, Ghana, Nigeria Again, Amsterdam, and finally Germany! Enjoy the trip!

1 - HE3 Project (Herman Eberitzsch) - It Came From The Clear Blue Sky [Chapter II, Family Groove Records, 2011]
2 - S.O.L.A.R. - Faith For My Mind [Faith For My Mind, Part of Light Rec., 1983/Superfly Records, 2013]
3 - Joao Donato (with Deodato) - Batuque [Capricorn. Muse Records, 1973]
4 - Oneness of Juju - Kazi [African Rhythms, Black Fire, 1976]
5 - BLO - It’s Gonna Be A Good Day [Phase II, Afrodisia, 1974/Strawberry Rain, 2013]
6 - Apagya Show Band - Kwaakwa [Ghana Funk from the 70’s, Hippo Records, 2009]
7 - William Onyeabor - Love Me Now [Tomorrow, Wilfilms Records, 1979]
8 - Disco Blaze - Plastic Feelings [Jump Back, Iyanda Records Industry, 197x]
9 - Fumaça Preta - A Bruxa [7inch, Music with Soul, 2012]
10 - The Poets of Rhythm - Discern Define [Anthology 1992-2003, Daptone, 2013]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow # 6.9 (13dec13)
December 18, 2013 08:46 AM PST
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Ready for a confortable flight on the carpet, moving in space and time to discover new and old music? This week we start the trip from the US, and then we will move to France, US again, Kanya, GHana, Congo, Nigeria, and we will finish the trip in US. Board on theflyingcarpet and enjoy!

Here comes the playlist:
1 - Donald Byrd - The Loud Minority [Kudu, Limited Reissue Blue Note /Heavenly Sweetness, 2013]
2- Anthony Joseph - Tamarind [forthcoming LP, february 2014]
3 - B.B. King (with Stevie Wonder) - I Like To Live The Love [To Know You Is To Love You, ABC, 1973]
4 - Jimmy Mawi - Black Dialogue [10inch, Soundway, 2013]
5 - Tony Sarfo & The Funky Afrosibi - I Beg [Afrobeat airways.2 - Return Flight To Ghana 1974-83, Analog Africa, 2013]
6 - Tabu Ley - Maze Lo (edit) [unpublished]
7 - Tirogo - We Like To Party [12”, Voodoo Funk - Lagos Disco Inferno Series, 2013]
8 - Disco Blaze - Jump Back (Comm’ Of The Fireballs) [Disco Blaze, ??]
9 - Billy Preston - My Soul Is A Witness [7inch, A&M, 1973]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.8 (29nov13)
December 04, 2013 06:01 AM PST
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We’re ready to transport you in space and time, another flight with the carpet. Destinations of this week trip: US, Chile, Spain, Ghana, Kenya, Benin, and Belgium. From 1958 to now a day! Board on, take a place and enjoy the flight!
The playlist:
1 - Dorothy Ashby With Frank Wess ‎ - Pawky [Hip Harp, Prestige, 1958]
2 -Leon Spencer - Superstition [Where I’m Coming From, Prestige, 1973]
3 - Los Lazos - La Rola [Los Lazos con Bebu Silvetti, Orfeon, 1972]
4 - El Sindicato del Latin Funk - You Never Can Tell [Barbacoa, 2013]
5 - The Uhuru Dance Band - Yung Chu Karatin [The Sound of Africa, Agoro Records, 1975]
6 - The Rift Valley Brothers - Tiga Kurira [Kenya Special Selected East African Recordings from 1970s & '80s, Soundway, 2013]
7 - The Lulus Band - Ngwendeire Guita [Kenya Special Selected East AFrican Recordings from 1970s & '80s, Soundway, 2013]
8 - Orchestre Poly-Rythmo de Cotonou - 03 - Adjiro Mi [The Skeletal Essences of Afro Funk, Analog Africa, 2013]
9 - Nico Gomez - Lupita (Bosq’s Whiskey Barons Rework) [on the web]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.7 (22nov13)
November 28, 2013 07:34 AM PST
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Ready for the new trip? Destinations: the Space, Japan, US, South Africa, Kenya, Cabo Verde, Colombia, Turkey, and Ethiopia. Take your place on board and fasten your seat belt! Enjoy!

The playlist:
1 - S.O.L.A.R. - “It’s A New Day” [Faith For My Mind, 2013 Superfly Records]
2- Sammy (with Freedom Unity) - "Summertime" [Universounds 7inch/ Nippon Columbia ,1971]
3 - Sammy (with Jiro Inagaki & Soul Media) - "Rock Steady" [Universounds 7inch/ Nippon Columbia ,1972]
4 - Master Plan Inc - “Something to be done” [Master Plan Inc, Jazzman Rec., 2013]
5 -The Special Sounds - “Mgnane” [Discosouljive electric, online]
6 - Jimmy Mawi - I Want Get Up [Soundway 10inch, 2013]
7 - Dionisio Maio - Corpim Sabe (Alma Negra Edit) [Sofrito Island Series : Sound of Cape Verde 12 inch, forthcoming]
8 - Quantic and Nidia Gongora - Muevelo Negro [Tru Thoughts
12inch, forthcoming]
9 - Karabocek - “Yali” ((Mambo Chick & Venturi edit) [forthcoming]
10 - Mulatu Astatke - “Assosa Derache” [Sketches of Ethiopia - Jazz Village 2013]

TheFlyingCarpet RadioShow #6.6 (8nov13)
November 11, 2013 07:05 AM PST
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We start this trip from Ethiopia, with the wonderful Mulatu, then we will move to Europe, to listen to Mop Mop, then Senegal to discover a new release of Mar Seck from Teranga Beats, US to discover 2 tracks form Red Hot + Fela, Poland with the Warsaw Afrobeat Orchestra, UK with Da Lata, and France, with Patchwork Galactic Project. A flight full of good grooves from the world. Enjoy!
1- Mulatu Astatke Azmari [Sketches of Ethiopia, 2013]
2 - Mop Mop - Phantom of the Panther [Isle of Magic, 2013]
3 - Mar Seck - Vagabonde [Vagabonde, 2013]
4 - Kronos Quartet, Kyp Malone, tunde Adebimpe, Stuart Bogie - Sorrow Tears + Blood [Red, Hot + Fela, 2013]
5 - tUnE-yArDs, ?uestlve, Angelique Kidjo, Akua Naru - Lady [Red, Hot + Fela, 2013]
6 - Warsaw Afrobeat Orchestra feat. Bosq - Only Now (Bosq Remix) [Ubiquity 12”, 2013]
7 - Da Lata - Ronco da Quica (live) [2012]
8 - Patchwork Galactic Project - Time and Space [Space, 2013]

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