Wilsoni’s BBC Playlister Playlist – November 2015

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHdIYAMYRhoNZvz_NP-K7AkG1T_kRq-jF Another month, another playlist for your listening pleasure. I'm sure I always say this, but this one's particularly groovy! Looks to be mostly classic cuts this month, but particular highlights include pre-sampling hypocritical genius from James Brown, sampling David Bowie's Fame in his track Hot (I Need To Be Loved Loved Loved), oft-sampled gems…Read more Wilsoni’s BBC Playlister Playlist – November 2015

Wilsoni’s BBC Playlister Playlist – 31/10/2015

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHdIYAMYRhoNO59DFOKA7R-xNWZxyUQXs So, it looks like all I did in October was listen to the radio - here's 95 (!) selections from this month's programming. As such, there's a pretty eclectic mix here - some Afrobeat from Rim Kwaku Obeng, Elecronica grooves from the likes of Nao and new Aphex Twin, downtempo grooves from folks like…Read more Wilsoni’s BBC Playlister Playlist – 31/10/2015

Six Neglected Drummers Who Deserve Recognition | BBC Culture Online

Though singers and lead guitarists are celebrated by the hundreds in rock annals, drummers are often turned into punch lines - read the full article @ bbc.com/culture Stumbled across this piece by Auntie Beeb (or more accurately, BBC journo Greg Knot) celebrating the much maligned backline-beats laid out by drummers. And rightly so! Despite the…Read more Six Neglected Drummers Who Deserve Recognition | BBC Culture Online

Do It All Night – The Story of Prince’s Dirty Mind | Pitchfork

“When I brought it to the record company, it shocked a lot of people,” Prince told Rolling Stone of Dirty Mind. “But they didn't ask me to go back and change anything, and I'm real grateful. Anyway, I wasn't being deliberately provocative. I was being deliberately me.”  via Pitchfork - click here for the full…Read more Do It All Night – The Story of Prince’s Dirty Mind | Pitchfork

Wilsoni’s BBC Playlister Playlist – 30/09/2015

https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLHdIYAMYRhoPIkL6Dw2bfrBH9KVChMOLN I swear, I'm tagging so many tracks from 6 Music that I can't keep track of potential doubles in these playlists? But it's cool - it's all good listening! Some Really Heavy Grooves this month, too many to mention - T.S.S. Groove, Gary Clarke, Jr., Tuxedo, Kate Tempest, The Souljazz Orchestra... Plus some heritage…Read more Wilsoni’s BBC Playlister Playlist – 30/09/2015