The Box Of Delights - EP46 - 17/03/2018

March 13, 2018

We Came. We Saw. We Conquered.

Black Rite - Mandingo
Spooky - Cal Tjader
California Dreaming - Baby Huey
Theme From Last Man On Earth - Big Boss Man
Light My Fire - Shirley Bassey
Scuse Uz Y'All - Brenda And The Tabulations
It Looks Like Love - Goody Goody
Happy Radio - Edwin Starr
Is It All Over My Face? Male Version - Loose Joints
Too Hot To Handle - Heatwave
Life On Mars - Dexter Wansel
All Because Of You - Leroy Hutson
I Hear Music In The Streets - Unlimited Touch
Positive Forces - Taveres
Baby, This Love I Have - Minnie Riperton
Love Me And Leave Me - Nina Simone
Take Five - The Dave Brubeck Quartet
The Scorpio Walk - Ernie Hawks
Intimate Friends - Eddie Kendricks
Yoyo - The Osmonds
The Lord Will Make A Way Somehow, Part 1&2 - Kay Robinson
No Trouble On The Mountain - The Gene Dudley Group
Yes My Goodness Yes - Willie Hobbs
Rock With You - Michael Jackson

Zip Up Your Boots a Box Of Delights Special

February 23, 2018

Two hours of banging tunes from George and Mark in four half hour sets. 


George Set One

Enjoy Your Life - Oby Onyioha
It's All Over My Face - Loose Joints
Electric Avenue - Eddie Grant
Time - DrumTalk
Dancing In Outta Space - Atmosfear

Mark Set One

Going Back To My Roots - Richie Havens
Positive Forces - Leroy Hutson
Battened Ships -Last Bongo In Paris
Brazilian Rhyme - Earth, Wind and Fire
Rough Out Here - The Modulations
Don't You Care - Alice Clark
Get Your Own - Christina Aguilera (J Large Edit)

George Set Two

Northern Girls - Belleruche
Mystic Bounce - Mad Lid
Magnificent Romeo - Basement Jaxx
Giving Up - Zulema
Chapter Three - Joe Gibbs and the Professionals
Hurts So Good - Susan Cadogan
Skylarking - Horace Andy
Wall Street - Jackie Mittoo

Mark Set Two

It's Your World - Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson
Hit The Road Jack - Helen Reddy
Don't - Doris
Up Up And Away - Sammy Davis Jr.
Am I The Same Girl - Selena Jones
The Night - Frankie Valley and The Four Seasons
The Groove Line - Heatwave
Lady Marmalade - Labelle


The Box Of Delights - EP45 - 13/02/2018

February 13, 2018

All aboard, all aboard for the delights from the box...

Use Me - Esther Phillips
Love Explosion - The Eliminators
Too Soon You're Old - Penny Goodwin
Get Yourself Together - Young Disciples
Coo Coo-U - The Kingston Trio
Pow Wow - Mannie Corchado
Right Away - Gerry Read
Taj Mahal - Jorge Ben
Say Brother - Stark Reality
Nina's Tweeter - Nina Simone (Mojo Filter Remix)
Marie - Yazmin Lacey
(Oh No Not) The Beast Day - Marsha Hunt
Let Me Know - The Grits
Back Chattin - The King Rooster
Two Can Win - Abstract Orchestra
Standing On Solid Ground - Sidney Barnes
Oooh Baby - Pamoja
I'm So Glad - Brian Holland
Time - DrumTalk
Television Drug Of The Nation - The Disposable Heroes Of Hiphoprisy
Spilling Into You - Poppy Ajudha ft Kojey Radical
Morning Dance - Spyro Gyra
Summertime - Klaus Wunderich
Summertime - Billy Stewart
For The Money - Little Alfred and The Linden Black Youth Choir
Mysteries Of The World - MFSB

The Box Of Delights - EP44 - 16/01/2017

January 16, 2018

Just little old us...

Grits and Gravy - The Fame Gang
You Can't Turn Me Away - Sylvia Striplin
Searching For A New Day - Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings
Steppin Tall - Bill Butter Ball Crane
Rock Creek Park - The Blackbyrds
Enjoy Your Life - Oby Onyioha
The Crown - Gary Byrd and The GB Experience
Nobody Knows - Pastor T.L. Barrett and The Youth For Christ Orchestra
Oh Happy Day - The Edwin Hawkins Singers
Land Of Make Believe - Chuck Mangione
So What - Ronny Jordan
Mystic Brew - Ronnie Foster
Le Coeur Qui Jazze - France Gall
Canto De Ossanha - Baden Powell
Mash Que Nada - Elza Soares
Ride Your Pony - Lee Dorsey
She's Wanted In Three States - Larry Clinton
Who Is He (And What Is He To You) - Bill Withers
Big Boss Man - Erma Franklin
Molasses - Hiatus Kaiyote
Walk On By - Thundercat ft. Kendrick Lamar
As One - Low Leaf
Mean It In The Morning - Loyle Carner
Freedom - Lack Of Afro ft. Jack Tyson Charles
Bold Soul Sister - Ike & Tina Turner

The Box Of Delights - EP43 - 19/12/2017

December 19, 2017

Crockford, Lancaster and Larke. Oh What A Night...

Eight Days (Of Hanukkah) - Sharon Jones and The Dap Kings
Seasons - Future Islands (BadBadNotGoog Remix)
Who Took The Merry Out Of Christmas - The Staples Singers
Wanted, Lover No Experience Necessary - Laura Lee
Sophisticated Lady - Natalie Cole
It's Not Enough - Radio Citizen
You've Got To Have Freedom - Boogaloo
Spill The Wine - Eric Burdon and War
Ballero - War
Carolina Carol Bella - Jorge Ben and Toquinho
Rocksteady Bugalu - Bugalu Foundation
Skylarking - Horace Andy
Butchers Bride - Calibro 35
Shake Your Money Maker - JB's & Bobby Byrd
Ansumana - Susso
Little Drummer Boy - Lou Rawls
Image - Brian Bennett
California Soul - The Fifth Dimension
The Theme From Skidoo - The Bobby Hughes Experience
Taxman - Junior Parker
What A Man - Salt n Pepper and En Vogue
We're Back - DJ Format and Abdominal
Swan Lake - Blackalicious
The Beat Goes On - Live - Buddy Rich
Theme From French Connection - Don Ellis
The Fly - Maynard Ferguson
Get Carter (Heavy Drum Mix) - Roy Budd

The Box Of Delights - EP42 - 21/11/2017

November 21, 2017

Another solo voage from Mark and George in the world of Groove.

I Don't Know What It Is But It Sure Is Funky - Ripple
Mood Indigo - Nina Simone
Battened Ships - Last Bongo In Paris
Cola Bottle Baby - Edwin Birdsong
Hard Times - Baby Huey
Kissing My Love - Spanky Wilson
Compared To What - Della Reese
It Was A Very Good Year - Della Reese
If It Feels Good Do It - Della Reese
Let The Drums Speak - Fatback Band
The Groove Line - Heatwave
Pop Your Funk - Loose Joints
Fantasy - Earth, Wind and Fire
Akukla Owu Onyeara - The Funkees
Funkier Than A Mosquito's Tweeter - Nina Simone
Lonely Girl - Dorothy Ashby
Damsel Fly - Loyle Carner ft. Tom Misch
Sunrays - Yesterday's New Quintet
Uh Uh - Thundercat
The Piano Song - DJ Vadim
Curse Of The Haggis - The Haggis Horns
Can You Get To That - Funkadelic
Papa Was A Rollin' Stone - Undisputed Truth
Jagger The Dagger - Eugine McDaniels
Apparently Nothin - Young Disciples
The Boogie Back - Roy Ayres
Hit And Run - Chip Wickham

The Box Of Delights - EP41 - 24/10/2017

October 24, 2017

Just the Boyz in da house tonight. Guarenteed Groove Baby...

Thriller - Richie Phoe
Got To Give It Up (Part 1) - Marvin Gaye
Oh Happy Day - Flame N King and The Bold Ones
I Was Made To Love Her - Stevie Wonder
Soul Run - Tamika Charles
Hands Of Time (feat. Alxndr London) - Kraak & Smaak
You Are Who You Are - Gil Scott-Heron
More Mess On My Thing - The Poets Of Rhythm
Do What You Like - The King Rooster
Wouldn't That Be Groovy - Doris
Stars And Shards - Loyle Carner
Pete's Jazz - Pete Rock
We Are Back - DJ Format and Abdominal
Only The Strong Strong Survive - DJ Krush and C.L. Smooth
Dove - Cymande
She Burns - Joe Goddard and Mara Carlyle
Get A Life - Soul II Soul
Congratulations - Susan Cadogan
What You Getting High On - Mel-O-Madnezz
All The Time - Bobby Williams
Hard Times - Billy Cee and The Freedom Express
Gettin' Soul - Part 1 - Aalon Butler & the New Breed Band
Impeach The President - The Honeydrippers
Brand New Girl - Billy Garner
Stoney End - Laura Nyro
Fever - Susan Cadogan

The Box Of Delights - EP40 - Gene Drayton Unit - 26/09/2017

September 26, 2017

We are joined this month by Gene Drayton Unit to celebrate our 40th show. We didn't realise that until after the show so what a treat.

City Lights - Sure Fire Soul Ensemble
Funky Thing pt. 1 - Larry Ellis and Blackhammer
Porky Pies - The Getup @TheGetupUk
Open Soul - Tomorrow's People
Let Me Stay Beside You - Mother Braintree
Smokey Joe's La La - Googie Rene
New York Afternoon - Snowboy and The Latin Section
Holy Calamity (Bear Witness II) - Handsome Boy Modelling School
The Magic Number - De La Soul

Gene Drayton Unit LIVE

Back On The Scene
The Maybe Club
The Wailer

The Mischief Of Cloud 6 - Pepe Deluxe
Wade In The Water - The Graham Bond ORGANisation
Los Conquistadores Chocolates - Johnny Hammond
Turtle Walk - Sugarman Three
Not Enough Mama - Horace Silver
Killer Diller - Jackie Mittoo
Stoney Street - Amon Tobin

Gene Drayton Unit LIVE

No Reward

Deathless - Ibeyi and Kamasi Washington
Ain't No Sunshine - Sivuca
Linda Morena - Quantic and His Combo Barbara
Name Of Love - Kenny Rankin

The Box Of Delights - with Ria Currie - EP39 - 29/08/2017

August 29, 2017

The usual fun, laughter and funk with Ria Currie.

We played...

I Just Can't Get You Out Of My Mind - Four Tops
Oxen Free - Snowboy And The Latin Soul Section
Son Of Shaft - The Bay-Kays
100 Days, 100 Night - Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings
Outside The Box - 40 Winks
Original Score Medley - David Holmes
The Vulture - Labi Siffre
Come Meh Way - Sudan Archives
Buzzsaw - The Allergies ft. Andy Cooper
No More Heartaches - Martha High and Speedometer
Vota Ubu - Vanishing Twin
Take It Back - The Haggis Horns
Last Night Changed It All - Esther Williams
UMI Says - Mos Def
Rise - Lanu ft. Abby Joyce and Simon Grey
London Town - Light Of The World
Funky Fridays - K-DEF
Gator Jerky - The King Rooster
Off The Wall - Michael Jackson
Georgian Kiss - Souleance
Taurus Woman - Subterraneans ft Cassandra Wilson
Sometime I Feel Like A Motherless Child - Kathleen Emery
Funky Goldman - Soil & "Pimp" Sessions

The Box Of Delights - EP38 - 01/08/2017

August 1, 2017

We were joined this month by Brushfest supremo Russell Lee who will be chatting about the upcoming Brushfest festival on 27th August 2017. And be spinning some lovely tunes of course.

Steppin Up - lyn Taitt
Shaft - Byron Lee and The Dragonaires
New Generation - The Universals
Do You Really Want To Rescue Me - Ellie Mae
Lets Clean Up The Ghetto - Philadelphia Allstars
Funkadelic Sound - Little Beaver
Hotpants Road - The J.B's
There But For The Grace Of God Go I - Machine
Coast 2 Coast - Harvey Sutherland
Rock You Baby - George McCrae
What Can I Say - Boz Scaggs
Haven't You Heard - Patrice Rushen
Outta Space - Billy Preston
Nice It Up - Mungos HiFi and Charlie P
The Swifty - Shobaleader One
Tracks Of My Tears - Smokey Robinson (Bombist Remix)
Nothing But A House Party - The Showstoppers
Dancing Drums - Ananda Shankar
Money Is - Corduroy
I Need It - Johnny Guitar Watson
We Live In Brooklyn Baby - Roy Ayres Ubiquity
In The Midst - sir Was
Be Thankful For What You've Got - William De Vaughn
Memory Lane - Minnie Ripperton