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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


The Box Of Delights - Ep67 - 19/11/2019

The Box Of Delights - Ep67 - 19/11/2019

November 19, 2019

F F F F F F Freeeeezinn......

World In Action - Matt Berry
Lansana's Priestess - Donald Byrd
"T" Plays It Cool - Marvin Gaye
Pride and Vanity - Ohio Players
The Sidewinder - Lee Morgan
Sweet Songs - Sarah Webster Fabio
Let No Man Put Asunder - First Choice
Fazon - Sopwith Camel
Golden Lady - Jose Feliciano
Tell It Like It Is - The Marriotts
You Are The Universe - The Brand New Heavies
Rosie - DJ Shadow
Scribble Paper - Little Dragon
Pudding and Pie - The New Mastersounds
Mobius Streak - Hiatus Kaiote
Kansas City Summer - Shawn Lee
Let My Key Be C - Nils Frahm and Anne Muller
Fio Maravilha - Tania Maria
Disco Queen - Hot Chocolate
Tropical - African Music Machine

The Box Of Delights - Ep66 - 22/10/2019

The Box Of Delights - Ep66 - 22/10/2019

October 22, 2019

Getaway - Earth Wind And Fire
Get Down - Freedom Express
Who Is He (And What Is He To You)? - Bill Withers
Beautiful - Brand New Heavies
Kabaluere - Antonio Carlos & Jocafi
(I Know) Where The Good Times (Have Gone) - Corduroy
Damn - Nightmares on Wax
Cherry On The Top - Lou Hayter
The World (Is Going Up In Flames) - Charles Bradley and Manhattan Street Band
Holding You, Loving You - Don Blackman
Smiling Faces - East of Underground
Just Being Free - Osaka Monaurail
Check Your Bucket - Eddie Bo and The Soul Finders
Mr Big Stuff - Lyn Collins
Do Your Thing - Charles Wright & The 103rd Street Rhythm Band
Don't Let No One - The Pepper Pots
Mr. White - Khruangbin
The Bottle - Gil Scott-Heron
Samba For Letty (Phil Martin 7" Remix) - The Auratones
Zazueira - Elis Regina
I Like It Like That - Pete Rodriguez
Comin' Home Baby- The Peddlers
Everybody Loves The Sunshine - Flo Morrissey and Matthew E. White
Crossfire - Corduroy
Burning Spear - The Soulful Strings
The Snake - Al Wilson
Getting Nasty - Ike Turner and The Kings Of Rhythm
Making New Friends - Jeanie Tracey

The Box Of Delights - Ep65 - 24/09/2019

The Box Of Delights - Ep65 - 24/09/2019

September 24, 2019

The Funk Is Back - The Brand New Heavies
If You've Got It, You'll Get It - The Headhunters
(Are You Ready) To Do The Bus Stop - The Fatback Band
The Rain - The Electric Peanut Butter Company
I'm A Good Woman - The Soul Immigrants and Ria Currie
Universal Sound Of The World (Your Kiss Is Sweet) - Syreeta and Stevie Wonder
Moonshine - The Getup
You're So Fine - Papa Bear & His Cubs
Every Trick In The Book - Allergies
As - Stevie Wonder
Mighty Long Way - Tye Tribbett
I'm Still A Man (Lord Have Mercy) - Willie West
Fikisha - Roy Ayres Ubiquity
Boss Tres Bien - Quartette Tres Bien
Klactoveesedstein - Blue Rondo A La Turk
A Place - Nils Frahm
Black Market - Weather Report
Who Are They? - Jam Hammer Group
Wide World Of Sports - Instant Funk
Al-Naafyish - Hashim
Just Believe In You - The Brand New Heavies ft. Siedah Garrett
Ayo Ayo Nene - Mor Thiam
The Shark - Howard Blake And His Combo
Soul Bossa Nova - Quincy Jones