Originally broadcast on Reform Radio 27th July 2020, find it here https://www.mixcloud.com/reformradio/groovement-27th-july-2020/
More info and buy links https://groovement.co.uk/2020/08/groovement-podcast-agent-j-look-up/
Pic: Potato Head Beach Club, Seminyak, by me
Originally broadcast on Reform Radio 29.6.20
Always ahead of the curve, self-made fruit juice billionaire Johnty Del Monte has been in self isolation since 2008.
Speaking via his platinum satellite phone in the Bahamas, JDM said:
“These are dark times, and I appreciate not everyone is able to play golf on their yacht.
So I thought I’d do what I do best- no, not tinning fruit, but playing records.
So here’s a mix to bring some sunshine into your lives. And it’s all killer no filler, there’s no obscure funk 45s on this- I had to chuck them at some French fishermen who were trying to slip stream me in the Bay of Biscay.
Anyway, gotta go, I’m supposed to be playing a rave set via Zoom to some pensioners in Tuscany.
Special guests in the studio to celebrate Groovement's first birthday on Reform Radio in the form of:
Thanks to all for joining me, check their respective shows above.
Our first show of 2020 featuring exclusives from Manchester soul crew Pieces Of A Man (catch them live at Band On The Wall MCR on 23 Jan) and Chicago's bad boys of jazz, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble plus an unreleased track from Cutwerk and Kong with Evabee.
BlackStar, Apollo Brown and Swindle choices come courtesy of my fellow Bonafide mag writer, @msKoncept
Dedicated to Deepo, get better soon.
Quantic's on here too, catch me warming up for him with full band 27 Nov at Manchester's Gorilla.
DJ Shadow - Our Pathetic Age ft Samuel T Herring
Antoine Berjeaut - Triple A (prod. Makaya McCraven)
Steve Spacek - Follow Me (Skeptical remix)
The Mighty Mocambos - Stronger ft JSWISS
INTERVIEW The Mighty Mocambos & JSWISS
JSWISS - In Time ft Daru Jones and Jermaine Holmes
Quantic - Orquidea (Sampology remix)
Tony Sauna - Trippin’
Jungle Brown - Wayside
INTERVIEW Jungle Brown
Apollo Brown - Lettin’ Go ft Leaf Erikson, Finale & Illa J
Fox - Day Ones ft Swing Ting
Kid Acne - You Get What You’re Given ft Spectacular Diagnostics
INTERVIEW Sampa The Great
Sampa The Great - The Return ft thando, Jace XL, Alien, Whosane
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble - In The House
Pursuit Grooves - The French Connect
Little Dragon - Tongue Kissing
Bosq - Rumbero ft Nidia Gongora