The Box Of Delights - EP35 - 09/05/2017

May 9, 2017

Just George and Mark tonight on the premiere funk and soul show in the UK. :-)

Leageliner - The Gentle Giants
At Last (Single Version) - Etta James
Why Don't Don't You Do Right - Mark Murphy
Sunny - James Brown and Dee Felice Trio
I Like London In The Rain - Blossom Dearie
Reach For The Truth - Linda Lewis
Look At Me Now - Terry Callier
Mad Mouth Woman - Wayne Carter & Organ Twisters
Bee To The Flower - King Bee
Heart's Desire - Don Blackman
I Can't Stop The Feeling - The Haggis Horns
Get On The Good Foot - James Brown
Boy You're Dynamite - The Jackson Sisters
I Got The... - Labi Siffre
So High - Janet Lawson
Send In The Clowns - Lorez Alexandria
Who Will Buy - Jon Lucien
Hunk Of Heaven - Lemuria
Stoned Out Of My Mind - Maryanne Farra and Satin Soul
Could Heaven Ever Be Like This - Idris Muhammad
Life On Mars - Dexter Wansel
LA Will Make You Pay - Burton Inc
Tokyo - Thundercat
I Think I Am - Kutiman and Karolina
The Big A.C. - New Street Adventure
The Light 3000 - Schnieder TM vs. Kpt Michi.gan
Mercy - The Third Degree

The Box Of Delights - EP34 with Scott and Simon from Corduroy - 11/04/2017

April 11, 2017

What a pleasure it was to have the guys back in from Corduroy. We, as ever, had a blast.

Batman Theme - The Markettes
If I Had The Power - Johnny "Guitar" Watson
Breakin' Down (Sugar Samba) - Julia and Company
007 (Shanty Town) - Desmond Dekker
Love In Music - Buttering Trio
Hit The Road Jack - Helen Reddy
Either Or - Eddie Fisher & The Next One Hundred Years
One More Time, Chick Corea - The Singers Unlimited
Mistaken and Hurt - Stro Elliot
Whole Lotta Love - Tina Turner
Shoo-B-Dopp and Cop Him - Betty Davis
Can't Let Go - Earth Wind and Fire
New York City - Miroslav Vitous
Moving In - Harry Stoneham
Garden Of The Moon - Dennis Coffey and The Detroit Guitar Band
Booty Ooty - Johnny "Guitar" Watson
Ka Heueh - Batida and Ngongo
Love You More Today Than Yesterday - Andy Williams
People Make The World Go Round - The Stylistics
Rags To Rufus - Rufus
Brown B Live - DJ Vadim
Feeling Good - Lanie Kazan
I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free - Shirley Scott & The Soul Saxes
Take Me To Las Vegas - Ben Human
Psychlez - Low Leaf
Black Gold Of The Sun - Nuyorcian Soul ft Jocelyn Brown

The Boxy Of Delights - EP33 - With Pete Collison - 14/03/2017

March 14, 2017

Thanks to our guest Pete Collison for some great choices this month. We played:

Roll Call - The Stance Brothers (Dedicated to Fintan Smith)
Give The People What They want - The O'Jays (Carole's Choon)
Memphis B.K. - Little Sonny (Pete)
Soul Saviour Stew - Reverend Cleatus and the Soul Saviours (Mark)
Unsquare Dance - Dave Brubeck (George)
Sweet Songs - Sarah Webster Fabio (Pete)
Hippy Skippy Moon Strut - Mighty Show Stoppers (Mark)
Yere Faga - Oumou Sangare (George)
Theme De Yo-Yo - Art Ensemble Of Chicago (Pete)
How I Could Just Kill A Man - Cypress Hill (Mark)
Great Blacks - Georgia Anne Muldrow (George)
Loose Here - Kain (Pete)
Sliced Tomatoes - Just Brothers (Mark)
Getting Nasty - Ike Turner and the Kings Of Rhythm (George)
Sweetback's Theme - Melvin Van Peebles (Pete)
Pick Up The Pieces - Average White Band (Mark)
James Baby - Stro Elliott (George)
Thank You Letting Me Be Myself Again - Maceo and All The Kings Men (Pete)
You Look Like A Lady - Lee Hazlewood (Mark)
South American Getaway - Burt Bacharach (George)
Comin' Home Baby - El Chicano (Pete)
We Are Family - Sister Sledge (Mark)
Enjoy Your Life - Oby Onyioha (George)
Inner City Blues - Phil Upchurch (Pete)
Just Kissed My Baby - The Meters (Funk Pen Track of the Month)

The Box Of Delights - EP32 - With Curly Dan Newman - 14/02/2017

February 14, 2017

Our guest tonight was Mr Curly Dan from our sister sho Sea Shanties. F F F F Funky....


Sing A Simple Song - Charlie Earland
And That's Saying A Lot - Christine Perfect
I Still Love You - Ann Sexton
Our Lives Are Shaped By What We Love - Odyssey
Miss Black America - Curtis Mayfield
Hymn - The Persuasions
It's A Blue World - The Four Freshman
On Broadway - Billie Larkin and The Delegates
Livewire - The Meters
No Diggerty - Hackney Colliery Band 
All You Need To Make Music - Stark Reality
Spaced Out - Undisputed Truth
Hotter Than Hott - Selector Dark Narcotic 
In The Corn Belt (Larry Levan Mix) - Dinosaur L
The Recluse - Cymande
Let's Talk About Sex (Super Crispy Mix) - Salt n' Pepa
Borderline (An Ode To Self Care) - Solange and Q-Tip
What About Your And The World Today - Co-real Artist
Ewok - Kidkanevil
The War On Bullshit - Osiris
Concrete Reservation - Syl Johnson
Tearz (45 Mix) - El Michels Affair , Lee Fields and The Shacks 
Rock With You - Michael Jackson
The Saddest Story Ever Told - Mattie Moultrie
What More- Terry Garthwaite
90% Of Me Is You - Gwen McCrae 

The Box Of Delights - 17/01/2017

January 17, 2017

New Year, New Mistakes. Keepin' it real baby.....

Nina's Tweeter - Mojo Filter (Ju-Ju Redub)
If You Want Me To Stay - Sly & The Family Stone
The Sad Chicken - Breakestra
The Phantom - Bubba Thomas and The Lightmen Plus One
En Melodie - Serge Gainsbourg
Wahoo, Wahoo, Wahoo - Wayne Carter and The Organ Twisters
Hip Joint - Stoned Soul Picnic
Walkin' In The Rain With The One I Love - Love Unlimited
The Bitter With The Sweet - Tony and Tandy
Sinkadus - Tonbruket and Ane Brun
High Heeled Sneekers - Jose Feliciano
This World (Is Going Up In Flames) - Charles Bradley (feat. Menahan Street Band)
992 Arguments - The O'Jays
The Ghetto (Live) - Donny Hathaway
Get Back - Deidre Wilson Tabac
Dy-Na-Mi-Tee - Ms. Dynamite
The Magic Number - De La Soul
Whateva Will Be - A Tribe Called Quest
Bless This Space - Brian Eno and Rick Holland
Jaan Pehchan Ho - Mohammed Rafi
Double Trouble - Karriem Riggins
Sissy Strut - Bill Ravi Harris and The Prophets
The Talking Fish - Ibibio Sound Machine
African Bush Fire - Speedometer
Theme de Yoyo - Art Ensemble Of Chicago

The Box Of Delights - EP30 - 20/12/16

December 20, 2016

No guests this month just and eclectic selection from Mark and George...

Ain't No Chimneys In The Projects - Sharon Jones and The Dapkings
Ali Baba - Prince Fatty and Winston Francis
Something's Got A Hold On Me - Etta James
The Day Will Come Between Sunday and Monday - Kiki Dee
Do You Believe - Supreme Jubilees
Going Back To My Roots - Richie Havens
Electric Avenue - Eddie Grant
Soulful Christmas - James Brown
Colour - Pete Josef
Golden Lady - Stevie Wonder
Wolf - Sylvan Esso
Dionne's Walk (Mojo Filter Fly) - Re-love
Mobius - A Tribe Called Quest
Mama Gave Birth To The Soul Children - Queen Latifa and De La Soul
I'll Stay - The RH Factor
Comfort and Joy - King Bee
To Move On - Alex Izenberg
Sleigh Ride - Barbara Dennerlein
Evil Vibrations - The Mighty Ryeders
Traveller Pt.2 - The Haggis Horns
Channel 1 Suite - The Cinematic Orchestra
Now I Feel Good - Lack Of Afro
I Feel Good, Put Your Pants On - Jackson Jones
Love Don't You Go Through No Changes On Me - Sister Sledge


The Box Of Delights - Library Special - 22/11/2016

November 22, 2016

Shhhhhhuuushhhhh we're in the Library.

That's Nice - by Alan Moorhouse
Feeling Tense - J Richford
Image - Brian Bennett
Les Copains de la Basse - Guy Pederson
Slow Go - Camille Sauvage
Leap Frog - Johnny Pearson
Blow Up A-Go-Go - James Clarke
Heavy Lift - Johnny Scott
Sprocket Shuffle - John Cameron
Hot Heels - Barbara Moore Sound
Yellow Fever - The Paolo Zavailone Group
Superstars - Johnny Pearson
Exclusive Blend - Keith Mansfield
Soft Wind - Gary Pacific Orchestra
Man Friday - Syd Dale
Take You Down - The Getup
Gold Digger - The Getup
Outstanding - The Gap Band
Instant Bad Guy - Corduroy Industries
Calling Bombay - Yan Tregger
Bass Solo Two - Peter McGurk
Topless - Alex Scourier
Evil Flower - Herbie Flowers, Brian Bennett
Rue De La Paix - Group Forty Orchestra
Move Move Move - Alan Parker & Alan Hawkshaw
So Glad To Meet You - Jack Arel & Pierre Dutour
Harp Beat - Johnny Hawksworth
Left Bank 2 - The Noveltones
Hula Rock - Lew Howard & the All Stars
Highly Strung - Eric Cook
Trip Wire - Nick Ingham
Solar Flares - Sven Lybaek
Mini Micro - Alan Hawkshaw
Studio 69 - Keith Mansfield
Dramatic Action - Jerzy Matukis
News & Views - Alan Moorhouse
Goodnight Tonight - Wings

The Box Of Delights - 25/10/16

October 25, 2016

Mmmmmm....Funky Goodness

Compared to What - Roberta Flack
Time Moves Slow - BadBadNotGood ft. Samuel T. Herring
Everyone Loves The Sunshine - Roy Ayres
Ramblin' - Jack Wilson Quartet, Roy Ayres
Le Blanc Coton - Jef Gilson ft. Celia
Primitive London 1 - Basil Kirchin
Eva - Jean Jacques Perrey
Quit Jivin' - Pearly Queen 
Can We Rap - Carleen and the Groovers
Hit Or Miss - Bo Didley
Liberation Conversation - Marlena Shaw
Dandillion - Funkommunity
Eye Know - De La Soul
I Cried For You - Buttering Trio
Ungene Za Ulimwengu (Unite The World ) Freindship Train - The Undisputed Truth
Africa Calling - Holy Forest, Preachermann, Tata Dindin and The Antibalas Horns
I Surrender (Harthon Version) - Eddie Holman
(P) Playfulness - Clap! Clap!
Do You Believe In Voodoo - Marsha Hunt
A Beautiful Mine (Theme Music from Mad Men) - RJD2
The Choice Is Yours - Black Sheep
The Swamp - Soccer96
Open Space - Piero Umiliani (Funk Pen Track Of The Month)
Diamant - Marius Cultier
Tiny - Ricardo Marrero
Jolene Retimed - Dolly (Scrimshire)

The Box Of Delights with The Getup Live - 27/09/2016

September 27, 2016
What an awesome show we had with an incredible live performance from The Getup.

Go on, give it a listen.

We played:

Superstition - Frank McComb
Alive - Marcus Strickland 
Memory Of (Us) - Del La Soul (ft. Estelle and Pete Rock)
You're Goin' Miss Your Candyman - Terry Callier

Live session from The Getup
Fat Pats Kitchen - The Getup
Ooh Ooh - The Getup
Straight From The Hob - The Getup
Sugamama - The Getup

Give It Up Turn It Loose - The Real Thing
Pistol Whip - T Bottoms
Hold It Down - Quantic Soul Orchetra
Blow Up - James Taylor Quartet
Don't You Want Me - Fast 3
Hot Barbecue - George Benson & Jack McDuff
Unwind Yourself - Marva Whitney
You - Shirley Scott and The Soul Saxes

Live session from The Getup
Nelson Street - The Getup
Porkie Pies - The Getup
Bungles Twanger - The Getup
Moonshine - The Getup

The Gospel Comes To New Guinea - 23 Skidoo
Reach Out Your Hand - The Brotherhood Of Man

The Box Of Delights - 30/08/2016

August 30, 2016
A big thanks  to Tim Huskisson for being our guest this month. We played:

Let Yourself Go - James Brown
Think (About It) - Lyn Collins
Soul Sisters (Of The World Unite) - Marva Whitney & Osaka Monaurail
Without A Song - Billy Preston
I Love Every Little Thing About You - Syreeta
I Don't Want Nobody To Give Me Nothing (Open Up The Door I'll Get It Myself) - Grant Green
Polo Pony - Ray Brown Orchestra
A Taste Of Honey - Herb Albert & The Tijuana Brass
Es steht ein Haus in Now Orleans - Tausend Takte Tanzmusik
Mother Popcorn - James Brown
The Piano Song - DJ Vadim
Shake Your Rump - Beastie Boys
Que Sera Sera - Sly and The Family Stone
Biggest Joke Of All - Fatima
Aries - Cannonball Adderley
Down To The Bone - Cold Blood
Nobody Knows - Pastor T.L. Barrett and the Youth for Christ Choir
Mahlalela - Letta Mbulu
Spank-a-Lee - Herbie Hancock
Red Clay - Jack Wilkins