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Box Of Delights Ep 77 22/09/2020

Box Of Delights Ep 77 22/09/2020

September 22, 2020

Direct from Ship Full Of Bombs Westcliff studios (Mark's lounge actually) buckle up for some groovy sounds.


Yekatit - Masal

The Funk Master - DJ Tron

Purification Pt 1 - Funkshone

Mixed Drums - Andy Lorre

Come Back To Me (Soopasoul Remix) - Funky Destination

These Memories - Almeta Lattimore

Les Fleur - Minnie Ripperton

Woman Of The World - Emma Noble

It Takes Lots Of Love - Sweet Inspirations

O Journaleiro - Timi Tornado

Whistle Stop - AA Donato & Deodato

Grande Poder - Free-Son

Gostava Tanta Ce Voce - Tim Maia

Money Gone - King Bee

Sunshine In (Smoove Remix) - Nick Corbin

Wind Parade - Jordan Rakei

Watermelon Man (Under The Sun) - Poppy Ajudha

Boogie Wonderland - Earth, Wind & Fire and The Emotions

Want Ads - The Honey Cone

Impeach The President - The Honeydrippers

Le Winston - The Nilsmen

You Can't Sit Down Pt 1 - Phil Upchurch

Last Night - The Mar-Keys

Oh Calcutta - The Meters

Headhunter - DJ Tron

Be What You Wannabe - ACR

Summer Jam B-Boy Theme - The Soul Surfers

Swamp Fever - John Cameron

Memphis Underground (Live) - Herbie Mann


The Box Of Delights Ep 76 25/08/2020

The Box Of Delights Ep 76 25/08/2020

August 25, 2020

Another lockdown edition from The Box Of Delights Westcliff studios. Bit of jazz, bit of hip-hop, bit of yacht, and some funky beats thrown in for good measure. 


Life Goes On - The King Bee

I'll Never Stop Loving You - Yazmin Lacey

Rose Rouge - Jorja Smith

Etcetera - Steam Down

Snitchin', Stitchin' and Twitchin' - The King Rooster

Mexico Pt 1 - DJ Tron

Mexico Pt 2 - DJ Tron

El Ray Del Boogaloo - The Rebel

California (Shawn Lee Mix) - Kirk Reed

Dream Or Cry - Chris Clark

Cool Breeze - Jeremy Spencer Band

April Fool - Isis

Elgin Towers - (Hot Toddy Dub) - Smoove and Turrell

Check My Machine - Paul McCartney

No Limit - Breakwater

Let Me Do It - Halo

Go - Chrome

Strobelite Honey - Black Sheep

Take You Higher - Boca 45

The Champ - The Mowhawks

I Don't Want To Cry Anymore - Mark Murphy

Sky Islands - Diane Reeves

Fly - Al Jarreau

Goin' To Chicago Blues - Lou Rawls

Groovin' - Brother Jack McDuff 


The Box Of Delights Ep75 28/07/2020

The Box Of Delights Ep75 28/07/2020

July 28, 2020

Another lockdown home studio edition of The Box with Mark flying solo. He is getting used to the technology now so there are actually a couple of jingles too. It's almost like it used to be. Nearly. 


Rollercoaster - DJ Tron

Whack, Slap and Blow - ATA Library Archive

Blow Up A Go-Go - James Clarke

World In Action - Matt Berry and the Maypoles

A Remixed Introduction To Cuttin' - Chrome

Papa Was A Rolling Stone - Was Not Was

Amen Brother - The Winstons

Calling Out - Sophie Lloyd ft Dames Brown

Catching A Wave - Steve and Teresa

On The Way To Harlem - Gregory Porter

Get Your Way - Jamie Cullum

Sugar and Spice - Jimi Tenor

Magic Rose - Joe Bataan

I Like It Like That - Pete Rodrigues

Let Them Know - The Allergies ft The Cuban Brothers

I Believe In Miracles - Sunlightsquare Latin Combo

Special Kind Of Love - Otis Clay

Are We Ready For Love - Patti Austin

Memories and Souvenirs - Laura Greene

What Kind Of Lady - Dee Dee Sharp

The Beat Goes On - Bill Black Combo

1,2,3. - Electric Indian

The In Crowd - David McCallum

Hit The Road Jack - Helen Reddy

Triumph - Lack of Afro ft Ric Flo and Elliot Cole

Don't Sweat The Technique - Eric B and Rakim

I Wanna Get High - Cypress Hill

Caught Out There (Neptunes Extended Mix) - Kellis

Funkier Than A Mosquitoes Tweeter - Nina Simone

Psychedelic Sally - Eddie Jefferson

These Boots Were Made For Walking - Ella Fitzgerald

Why Don't We Do Right - Mark Murphy 

Box Of Delights Ep 74 30/06/2020

Box Of Delights Ep 74 30/06/2020

June 30, 2020

We are back to almost normal this time as Mark has procured himself a microphone so he can tell you just what he is playing. George is still taking a break and because of lockdown super sub Dave Collins is unable to join in so it is just Mark, his front room, his decks and a pile of records. 


Prelude - Armenian TV & Radio Orchestra

Love The Way You Love Me - Marti Caine

Mon Amie-E - Diane Tell

I Love To Boogie - Lulu

The Rising Cost Of Love - Elkie Brooks

The Way I Want To Touch You - Lonette McKee

Move On Up - Devon Russell

Everybody Loves The Sunshine - Prince Fatty ft Omar and Fatlip

Ain't No Mountain High Enough  (Lord Of All Lords Riddim Remix)- Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell

Cool Medication - Third World 

New York Afternoon - Richie Cole

Afro Blue - Dee Dee Bridgewater

Bee To The Flower - King Bee

Jump Into The Light - Horse Meat Disco ft Kathy Sledge

All The Way (Vibes For Your Soul Tonight's ZE Night Rework) - Gayle Adams

It's You - Smoove and Turrell 

Brazilian Rhyme - Earth, Wind and Fire

Suzi Traffic - The Haggis Horns

Two Worlds - Shirley Davis and the Silverbacks

Looking Up Looking In - Andy Lewis ft Dave Jay 

Roadblock - Stock Aitken and Waterman

Mexico Pt 1 - DJ Tron

Blackmail (Smoove Remix) - Corduroy 

Hot Wheels (The Chase) Boca 45 and the Bryan Munich Allstars

Summer Madness Pt2 - Soul Surfers

The Peruvian - DJ Format and The Simonsound 

Charlies Theme - Jimi Entley Sound 

Benz Bargain Bin Bossa - Daytoner 


Box Of Delights Episode 73 Lockdown Mix 3 02/06/2020

Box Of Delights Episode 73 Lockdown Mix 3 02/06/2020

June 6, 2020

Here is a mix, a lockdown mix, cued up and ready to play. Mark has put together the third of the Box's Lockdown Mixes this one with a definite jazzy feel. Lots of groovy stuff but he pays a special tribute to the brilliant alto sax player Richie Cole who died in May. This episode is dedicated to him. 


Punchbag (Marmiteboy Slight Re-Edit) - DJ Tron

Sept 19th - DJ's Codo and Mark James

Ooh Lalo - Daytoner

Who Come's To Boogie - Little Benny and the Masters

We Need Money - Chuck Brown

Love Is What Stays (Henrik Schwarz Remix) - Mark Murphy

Long Days Journey - Buddy Rich Orchestra (Ft Richie Cole)

Blue Bossa - Richie Cole

I Love Lucy - Richie Cole

Shaker Song - Manhattan Transfer (Ft Richie Cole)

New York Afternoon - Snowboy and the Latin Section (Ft Marc Evans)

Compared To What - Roberta Flack (Dedicated to John Pizzarelli)

Home Is Where The Hatred Is - Esther Phillips

You've Got To Have Freedom - Pharoah Sanders 

Sookie Sookie - Grant Green

Tomorrow's World - Johnny Dankworth Big Band

Es Steht Ein Haus In New Orleans - Amiga Studio Orchester

Do It Fluid - Dirty Dozen Brass Band

No Diggerty - Hackney Colliery Band

I Don't Need No Doctor - The Village Callers

Reviewing The Situation - Sandie Shaw

Still Of The Night - The Peddlers

Love Theme From Spartacus (Aqua Mental Mix) - Terry Callier

Time Moves Slow - BadBadNotGood





Box Of Delights Ep 72 05/05/2020 Lockdown Mix 2

Box Of Delights Ep 72 05/05/2020 Lockdown Mix 2

May 5, 2020

This is our second lockdown mix. This is an all vinyl mix direct from Mark's flat. He actually managed to get the technology to work. You'll be pleased to hear that it is wall to wall music with no pesky interruptions with people chatting. 


Prelude - Armenian TV & Radio Orchestra

California Poppy -  DJ Tron

California Soul - The 5th Dimension

Comin' Home Baby - Sergio Mendes

Always There - Willie Bobo

Lady Marmalade - Mongo Santamaria

Brazilian Rhyme - Earth Wind and Fire

Trip To Your Mind - Hudson People

Confrontation - Homegrown Syndrome

If I Ever Lose This Heaven - Average White Band

Recipe For Love - Lack Of Afro

I Can't Move No Mountains - Margie Joseph

Felony _ The Allergies

A Quest Called Tribe Pt 1 - Smoove

Crush (Jazz Mix) - Lil Kim

Lil Ghetto Boy - Dr Dre

He's A Superstar - Roy Ayers Ubiquity

On Broadway - George Benson

The Big A.C. - New Street Adventure

I Kissed a Girl - The Third Degree

Say You Will - Jackie Wilson

I'm So Glad - Brian Holland

I Just Can't Live My Life (Without You Babe) - Linda Jones

(I'm So) Glad You'e My Baby - Johnny Nash

I Don't Need No Doctor - Ray Charles

I Feel The Earth Move - John Keating

Sunny - Henry Cain

Theme From French Connection - Herb Ellis

Wack Wack - Maynard Ferguson

David's Doctor - Daytoner

You Hit Me (Right Where It Hurt Me) - Alice Clark

Beggin' - Timebox

Ventura Highway - America 

Box Of Delights Ep 71 07/04/20 Lockdown

Box Of Delights Ep 71 07/04/20 Lockdown

April 7, 2020

It's lockdown so we bring you a 2 hour mix of the best grooves around.


Lulu's Theme - Johnny Harris

Theme From The Persuaders - John Barry

Bolero 75 - James Last

Mr Clean - Peter Herbolzheimer Rhythm Combination and Brass

Hikky Burr - Qunicey Jones

Evolution - Magnum

Think - Bossa 70

The Butcher's Bride - Calibro 35

Berts Apple Crumble - The Quik

Felony - The Allergies

Black Qualls - Thundercat

Want U Back - Kazahaya

Jazz Thing - Gang Starr

Paid In Full - Eric B & Rakim

Kiss The Sky - Shawn Lee

Rubber Neckin' - Elvis Presley

Root Down (And Get It) - Live - Jimmy Smith

My Sweet Baby - Daytoner

On The Ropes - Mayfield

I Love You - Weldon Irvine

Be There In The Morning - Renee Geyer

Time For A Change - Benita

Walking With My Eyes Closed - Formula 1

Keep It Up - Milton Wright

La Jupe Volante - Kind & Kinky Zoo

Mercy (Smoove Remix) - The Third Degree

Love Power - Dusty Springfield

The Look Of Love - Sergio Mendes & Brasil 66

Brasilian Heat - Los Brasilios

A Sunny Day - Jon Lucien

Cravo E Canela (Clove And Cinnamon) - Milton Nascimento 


Box Of Delights  Ep 70 10 March 2020

Box Of Delights Ep 70 10 March 2020

March 10, 2020

Tunes from as far away as Peru and Westward Ho! 


Prelude - Armenia TV and Radio Orchestra
Sun For Someone - Oscar Jerome
Only So Much Oil In the Ground - Tower Of Power
Don't You know - Durand Jones & the Indications
Come Dancing - Jeff Beck
Wonder Zebra - Kind and Kinky Zoo
Go Down Gambling - Blood Sweat and Tears
You Ain't The Problem - Michael Kiwanuka
Once I've Been There - Norman Conners
Tailgunner - Jimmy McGriff
Straight Ahead - Brian Auger's Oblivion Express
Move In - Harry Stoneham
Horses Collar - The Peddlers
Snitchin', Stitchin' and Bitchin' - The King Rooster
Out On a Funky Trip - Lynn Tait
Biyo - Earth Wind and Fire
I Don't Want To Use Your Love (DJ Reverend P Edit) - The Emotions
Apache Street - Daytoner
Jukebox - Francoise Hardy
Apache - Shawn Lee's Incredible Tabla Band
I Get No Satisfaction - Una Valli
Bombshell - DJ Tron
Super Strut - The ABC Hit Band
Think - Bossa 70
Old Man Willis - Tony Joe White
Long Distance Love Affair - Young Gun Silver Fox
Whatcha Gonna Do - Pablo Cruise
Funky Drummer -James Brown



Box Of Delights Ep 69 11/02/2020 with Mark Lancaster and Dave Collins

Box Of Delights Ep 69 11/02/2020 with Mark Lancaster and Dave Collins

February 11, 2020

George is taking a break so Dave Collins is sitting in for him for a while. We played some groovy tunes,


It's Your Thing - George Semper
I'm A Man - Smoove and Turrell
Gritty Nitty - The Pazant Brothers
Don't Let No One - The Pepper Pots
Rocky Racoon - Lena Horne
Bungle's Twanger - The Getup
Solid - New Jersey Kings
It Doesn't Matter - James Taylor Quartet featuring Cleveland Watkiss
Tudo Em Cima - Leila Pinheiro
Fio Maravilha - Tania Maria with Boto and Helio
Mirage - Santana
Lady Marmalade - Mongo Santamaria
Music Makes You Feel Like Dancing - Brass Construction
Golden Lady - Stevie Wonder (Scrimshire Edit)
The Juggler - Average White Band
Buttercup - Carl Anderson
Wise Women - Moonchild
It's A Shame (My Sisiter) - Monie Love
Morning Sun - Potatohead People ft Nanna B
Crumblin' 'Erb - Outkast
Captain Conners - Norman Conners
You Can't Hide (Your Love From Me) - David Joseph
I Get Lifted - Sweet Music
Gotta Get Better In A Little While - Mother Earth

Then Box Of Delights Ep 68 14/01/20 with Mark Lancaster and special guest presenter Dave Collins

Then Box Of Delights Ep 68 14/01/20 with Mark Lancaster and special guest presenter Dave Collins

January 14, 2020

George was busy at work so Dave Collins stepped up to the funk plate to join Mark and play some wicked tunes.


Let Me (Let Me Be Your Lover) - Jimmie Bo Horne
Soul Come Alive - Deep Street Soul
So Much Trouble On My Mind - Sir Joe Quarterman and Free Soul
Funkiest Man Alive - Rufus Thomas
Back From The Brink - The Soul Immigrants
Drive - Dornick
O-oh Child - The Five Stairsteps
Let Love Flow On - Sonya Spence
You've Made Me So Very Happy - Bobbie Gentry
Mellow Tune - Potatohead People
Fishin' 4 Religion - Arrested Development
Waste No Time - Chali 2Na & Krafty Kuts
Don't Sweat The Technique - Eric B & Rakim
Back In The Day - Mr Doris & D Funk (feat MysDiggi) (Smoove remix)
Parental Discretion Iz Advised - N.W.A.
Big C - Deep Street Soul
I'm A Good Woman - The Soul Immigrants feat Ria Currie
Don't You Want My Love - Debbie Jacobs
Stolen Moments - Mark Murphy (United Future Organisation Remix)
I'm Free - Soup Dragons (Yam Who? & Alan Dixon Remix)
Open Up - Chic
Keep, Me Crying - Al Green
Runaway - Loleatta Hollaway and the Salsoul Orchestra


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