Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 23.09.18 with Mo Wax, Rhi, Attica Blues
Music from Rhi remixed by Ivy Lab and a track from the new Fatima album on Eglo. Plus a special Mo Wax DJ mix from Robert coinciding with the release of the documentary on James Lavelle called the Man From Mo Wax. James Lavelle played a few times at club nights Robert promoted and was resident at in Brighton in the 90’s and this mix features plenty of tunes that went down well on the dancefloor then (even though they are quite slow!). The mix is all from vinyl and includes DJ Shadow, RPM (who were based in Brighton), David Axelrod, DJ Krush, Sam Sever, Attica Blues and many more quality Mo Wax moments.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 16.09.18 with Shy FX, Anchorsong, Mac Miller
Another spin from that catchy tune from Snips. Brand new music from Anchorsong on Tru Thoughts. Paying tribute to Mac Miller (Rest In Peace) with three tracks. A new club banger from Shy FX that switches from an almost 80’s soul vibe to Jungle and back and it works! The classic King Brit remix of Soul Dhamma (11 minutes of goodness). New music from Disclosure and Jeff Mills Jazzy Spiral Deluxe project. Plus plenty more quality tunes.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 09.09.18 with Wiley, Animanz, Shay Lia
A great new track from Wiley. Tropical treats from Animanz, Secret Syence and the Dur Dur Band on Analog Africa. Soul from Alice Russell & Miink. A classic on Shut Up & Dance from Nicolette. Disco cut up Beats from Athens Of the North and Ossie. A big Bass wobbler sampling Busta Rhymes from Wuki. Plus plenty more musical treats.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 02.09.18 with Space Captain, Miink, Nuff Pedals
Great vocal tunes from Space Captain, Miink and Sharky. Dancefloor beats from Sampology and Secret Syence. Tropical tracks from Esa remixing David Tapfume and Pressure Drop remixing Orient Expressions. Drum & Bass from Calibre & Peshay. Reggae from Rasheda. Majical reworking This Is America to This Is England. Plus plenty more musical treats.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 26.08.18 with Aretha Franklin, Mos Def, Space Captain
As a tribute to Aretha Franklin and her passing, Robert Luis has put together a special edition of Unfold featuring tracks from the Queen of Soul’s expansive career and the artists who have sampled her including Mos Def, Pete Rock, De La Soul, Talib Kweli, EPMD and others, as well as remixes and reworks from The Reflex and Dimitri From Paris. Plus plenty more musical treats.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 19.08.18 with Björk, Rhi & Nai Palm
A special DJ mix from Robert this week with some downtempo styles across the genres. Including music from Bjork, Nai Palm (Hiatus Kaiyote) and Rhi. Hip Hop form The Boogiemosters, Raiza Biza and Children Of Zeus. Soul Jazz form Cleo Sol & Joe Armon Jones. A downtempo classic from the Art Of Noise. Plus plenty more musical treats.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 12.08.18 with Nubya Garcia, Flowdan & Secret Syence
Jazz from Nubya Garcia, Uniting Of Opposties and Kamasi Washington. Danceflloor tunes from Titeknots, Lay Far and Secret Syence. A great track from Dur Dur Band on Analog Africa. Grime from Flowdan, Lady Lykez and a bass wobbler from Masro. A downtempo classic from Kool & The Gang and a great haunting piano track from Duval Timothy. Plus plenty more musical treats.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 05.08.18 with Duval Timothy, Animanz & Carl Craig
Starting with a great (hidden) track from the latest Duval Timothy album. Plus a dancefloor Sonic Switch DJ mix from Robert includes Disco from Sampology, Gospel from Soul Session & Cheryl Lee, Hip Hop from Main Source and Kendrick Lamar, Drum & Bass from Peshay and SoulStructure, Jazz Dance from Ezra Collective and Flytronix, Secret Syence with a percussive dancefloor groove plus a track from new Tru Thoughts signing Animanz.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 29.07.18 with Roots Manuva, Roy Ayers & Sly5thAve
An uplifting instrumental from Sampology. Brazil grooves from Yse Saint Laur’ant, Jay Dee and Carolina Lins & Os Plantais (from the Kaiser film soundtrack). A classic from Roots Manuva on it’s 17th Year Anniversary! Bust Rhymes on the remix of Anderson Paak. Ed West remixing Sly5thAve’s Dre Dre tribute. Jabui from Pakistan re-interpreting a Nas classic. Slow soul from Patti Labelle and a classic from Roy Ayers Ubiquity. Plus plenty more musical treats.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 22.07.18 with Sons Of Kemet, Peshay & Jessica Lauren
The show starts off with 3 big UK Soul tracks from Miink, IAMDDB and Children Of Zeus feat Terri Walker. Plus a dancefloor Jazz DJ mix from Robert including Sons Of Kemet, Kamaal Williams, Moses Boyd, Jessica Lauren, IG Culture, Organised Konfusion, Nostalgia 77, Ezra Collective, Peshay and more.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 15.07.18 with Kamasi Washington, IAMDDB & Khalab
Gospel soul from the Flying Stars Of Brooklyn NY. A track from the latest IAMDDB EP. New Tru Thoughts releases from Te’Amir and Aurora Dee Raynes. Hip Hop from P Brothers feat Your Old Droog, Ocean Wisdom feat Method Man. Drum & Bass from SoulStructure and Duoscience. J Rocc with a nifty edit of the samples from A Tribe Called Quest classic. Plus plenty more good tunes.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 08.07.18 with Ezra Collective, Rodin & Chaka Khan
An exclusive DJ mix from Robert this week rapping some of the tunes going down well in his DJ sets at his Brighton club residency Sonic Switch. Jazz from Ezra Collective, Pharaoh Sanders (with an unreleased Edit by Bonobo & Fourtet), Khalib on the excellent On The Corner records. Funky Soul from Living Color and Rama D Dyushambee. An amazing dum workout from Natural Self. Bollywood beats from Rodin. A classic Grime track from Wiley feat Flowdan and Dizzee Rascal. Big baselines from Zed Bias, TC4 and Switch reworking Chaka Khan. Plus plenty more musical treats.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 01.07.18 with IAMDDB, Uniting Of Opposites & 808INK
A track from the excellent Kamasi Washington album. New music from LT on Rhythm Section International. A new release from IAMDDB. Hip Hop from Jase Harley which many people are saying was the inspiration for Childish Gambino (but they are both quality tunes either way). The genius Switch remixing Chaka Khan. A couple of great 7’s from Afro7 Records. Tim Deluxe remixing Uniting Of Opposites on Tru Thoughts. Plus plenty more musical treats.
Thoughts Presents Unfold 24.06.18 with Kelis, Moonchild & Moses Boyd
New music on Tru Thoughts from Aurora Dee Raynes. Dego & Kaidi remix The Last Poets. A great new track from Khalab feat Shabaka Hutchings and Tommaso Capelleto on On The Corner records. A new re-issue from Mr Bongo records. A track from Kelis. Stro Elliot reworking an 80’s tune. Classic Wiley feat Flowdan and Dizzee Rascal. A legendry tune from Public Enemy. Jazz from Emanative and Moses Boyd plus the new single from Fatima.
Thoughts Presents Unfold 17.06.18 with Congo Natty, Sleepin’ Giantz & DezTru
An exclusive Jungle DJ mix this week including tunes from Congo Natty, Lion Art, Demolition Man, Dub Berzerka, Filthy Habits and Jeapordize and many more. Plus some great percussive Afro beats from Pletnev and a classic Jazz Beats version of Nostalgia 77.
Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 10.06.18 with Joe Armon-Jones, Rhi & Zed Bias
A great track from the recent Joe Armon-Jones release on Brownswood. Hip Hop from P Brothers feat your Old Droog, J Cole remixed by DJ Premier and Royce Da 5’9 feat Eminem. Soulful beats from Evil Ed and Children Of Zeus. Broken Beat from Phuturistix (a Zed Bias alias), Xtra Brux and Hint remixing Diesler. Drum & Bass from Mija, Chug remixing Rhi, Inja & Pete Cannon and a dancefloor dynamite dubplate by Demolition Man. Plus plenty more musical treats.