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Mardi Gras 2023

Tonight’s Twisted Groove is a Mardi Gras show for 2023. I play loads of deep tracks. Tunes from Eddie Bo, Prime Mates, Lee Dorsey, Ernie and the Top Notes Inc, Ben Spellman, Dixie Cups, Professor Longhair and a whole lot more. Play list coming soon…

VDay Variety Part One

This weeks Twisted Groove has a lot of variety. Being Valentine week I start out with some love then quickly move into much of the new music I have recently acquired. So what transpires is a mixture of music that spans from Electronic to Indie to Ethnic to New Orleans. I hope you enjoy…

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I Want You – Elvis Costelo and the Attractions / Blood and Chocolate

My Sweet Lord – Yim Yames / Tribute To

Pinky’s Dream – David Lynch / Crazy Clown Time

Dust It Off – The Do / Both Ways Open Jaws

Hey You – Ursula 1000 with Fred Snyder / Mondo Beyondo

Don’t Move – Phantogram / Night Life

Etnik – Ilhan Ersahn’s Istanbul Sessions / Night Rider

Makaan (Nickodemus and the Spy Remix) – Natacha Atlas / Mounqaliba The Remixes


Messenger (DJ Melo’s Remix) – Second Sky / Art Influence Remixed

Arrival of the Empress (Prelude) – The Asteroids Galaxy Tour / Out of Frequency

Theme From 45 Eugenia – The Asteroids Galaxy Tour / Out of Frequency

Rapid Fire – Me”shell Ndegecello / Weather

Victory Dance – My Morning Jacket / Circuital

Wade the River – P.K. 14 / City Weather Sailing

Hey, All You Hippies – The Low Anthem / Smart Flesh

Mardi Gras New Orleans and Daptone

Since it was Fat Tuesday this week I decided to do a show with a bunch of New Orleans music. I also got a load of records in the mail from Daptone Records so I played a bunch of their music in the second set. If you haven’t heard Daptone’s stuff you need to.

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Set I
Professor Longhair, Al Johnson, Olympia Brass Band, Dixie Cup, The Meters, Gentleman June Gardner, Harry “Piano”Smith, Alan Toussaint, Danny White, Betty Harris and Lee Dorsey, Robert Parker, Dr. John, The Wild Magnolia, The Meters, Eddie Bo, Cyril Neville, Explosions, Mary June Hooper, Chuck Carbo, Ernie K Doe, Eddie Bo

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Set II

The Dirty Dozen Brass Band with Dr John, Clifton Chenier, Queen Ida, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, The Poets Of Rhythm, Sugarman 3 and Company, The Mighty Imperials featuring Joseph Henry, Menahan Street Band, Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings, Ebony Rhythm Band, (Ingfried Hoffmann) Memphis Blue, Larry Young’s Fuel, Gary Burton

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