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

The Box Of Delights - EP37- 04/07/2017

July 4, 2017

We had a ball, we hope you do too...

Created Musicians - Lynman Woodard Organisation
Lowrider - Yussef Kamaal
Show You The Way - Thundercat ft. Michael McDonald and Kenny Loggins
Oops Here I Go Again - Edna Wright
Who's That Lady - The Isley Brothers
Red Clay - Charlotte Dos Santos
The Vulture - Labi Siffre
Soft Porn - Puma Blu
Summer (The First Time) - Millie Jackson
Morning Child - 4hero
Take Yo Praise - Camille Yardborough
Dance Together - Dele Sosimi, Prince Fatty and Nostalgia 77
Xica Da Silva - Jorge Ben
Saudade Vem Correndo - Stan Getz
Sandalia Dela - Duke Pearson ft. Flora Purin
Silhouettes (I, II & III) - Floating Points
He's A Super Star - Roy Ayres Ubiquity
Nowhere Else - Madou
This Girl - Cookin' On 3 Burners
The Blessing Song - Michael White
Who Is She (And What Is She To You) - Gladys Knight and The Pips

The Box Of Delights - EP36 - 06/06/2017

June 6, 2017

Mmmmmmm, Smoove Summer Grooves. Dig in. X

Roll Your Own - Bobby Hamilton Quartet
America Paese Di Dio - Sun City Sequence - Armondo Trovajoli
Got Myself A Good Man - Pucho and The Latin Soul Brothers
Sylvia - Arthur Verocai
Outta Space - Jimi Tenor
Take Ten - Paul Desmond
Dionnes Walk - Scrimshaw
Even After All - Finley Quaye
Toe Hold - Ellen McIlwaine
Sunshower - Dr. Buzzards Original Savannah Band
Who Comes To Boogie - Little Benny And The Masters
Mellow My Man - The Roots
The Revolution Will Not Be Televised - Gill Scott-Heron
I Walk On Guilded Splinters - Dr. John
Crumbs - The King Rooster
Vanguard - Peshay
Hippy Skippy Moon Strut - The Mighty Show Stoppers
Mr Chombee Has The Flaw - The Herbaliser
Back On The Sea - The Gene Drayton Unit
All Africa - Zara McFarlane
Burgundy Blues - Breakestra
Hard Times - Billy Cee and The Freedom Express
Green Onions - Claus Ogerman & His Orchestra
Get Back - Deidre Wilson Tabac
In The Midst - sir Was

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)