Wilsoni’s BBC Playlister Playlist – 28/08/2015

Here's your lot from August. Bit of 1st World Problem this month as the BBC updated the iPlayer Radio app and removed the alarm function (click that link and read the comments, if you're interested - I'm not the only person who was a bit miffed about it), so I'd been having a hard time…Read more Wilsoni’s BBC Playlister Playlist – 28/08/2015

Collections: Dâm-Funk | BOILER ROOM

Collections: Dam-Funk by brtvofficial OK - so I get that some folks may feel that this blog is getting a bit Dâm-Funk heavy these days. But on some level it could be argued that he's one of the only contemporary cats actually presenting himself as a straight-up legit Funk artist at the moment - so…Read more Collections: Dâm-Funk | BOILER ROOM

Wilsoni on Shuffle | Steppin in It – Herbie Hancock (1975)

https://youtu.be/x14H3qLOqAQ Herbie Hancock is one of my biggest influences, predominantly stemming from his Jazz-Funk, Headhunters and beyond output. Not only is the man a keen experimenter, he understands the texture of synthesized sounds in arrangements, and the philosophy of The Groove - something which sets him and Roy Ayers apart from other acts they get…Read more Wilsoni on Shuffle | Steppin in It – Herbie Hancock (1975)

Wilsoni’s BBC Playlister Playlist – 30/07/2015

A couple of really great picks from the radio in July - despite the iPlayer Radio app removing the alarm function! Really screwed with my sleeping habits! I terms of new stuff, Tame Impala obviously with some nice grooves, the new Beck track is catchy with a Fatback (though maybe lyrically a bit shallow in…Read more Wilsoni’s BBC Playlister Playlist – 30/07/2015

Wilsoni on Shuffle | Funky Crime – Red Hot Chili Peppers (1987)

I totally forgot about this one - and the lyrics are much more pertinent to my current musical manner than I'd previously figured when we were jammin' this in High School! https://youtu.be/sEiS-1zcGJQ Like many of my generation, I was a big Chilis fan as a teenager. Flea and Stuart Zender helped foster my love of…Read more Wilsoni on Shuffle | Funky Crime – Red Hot Chili Peppers (1987)