Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 09.05.21 with Children Of Zeus, Hemai, Sault

Soul from Children Of Zeus, MELONYX and Hiatus Kaiyote. Broken Beat from WheelUP, Sault and Turbulace. Dancefloor Jazz from Jamie Branch. Drum & Bass / Jungle from Calibre, Chug, Shy FX, Break, Dr Meaker & Gold Dubs. Music from Hemai’s debut album on Tru Thoughts. A great remix of Scrimshire feat Omar by Photay. A track from the new dego album feat Samii on vocals. Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 9th May 2021

 

Hiatus Kaiyote – Red Room (Brainfeeder)

Kutiman – Caustic (Siyal)

Children of Zeus – No Love Song (First Word)

MELONYX – Energy (Tru Thoughts)

Koothu – Shaanti (4NCY)

Turbulace – Splash Radar (Cooperation)

Sault – Fearless (Nirobi Edit)

WheelUP – Les Deux Magots (Tru Thoughts)

STR4TA – Aspects (Demus Dub) (Brownswood)

Divorce From New York – Untrue feat Bliaze (Forbidden Colours)

Daniel Haaksman – Vem (Beatless Version) (Man)

Hemai – Relight feat Laura Roy & Woddy Green (Tru Thoughts)

Jaimie Branch – Theme 001 (International Anthem)

Lady Blackbird – Collage (Calibre Remix) (Foundation)

Chug – Sekkle and Breeze

Shy FX & Breakage – Rastafari (Digital Soundboy)

Dr Meaker & Gold Dubs feat Jman – Born Inna Babylon (Born On Road)

YGG & Stranger – Father (Instrumental)

Genesis Owusu – I Don’t See Colour (House Anxiety)

John Carroll Kirby – Rainmaker (Stones Throw)

dego – Recovered Memories feat Samii (2000Black)

Scrimshire – Love Is Loving feat Omar, Faye Houston (Photay Remix) (Albert’s Favourites)

StJo – The Loving Bee

Djeko & k’You – Money Don’t Spend Me (Super Spicy)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 02.05.21 with Digital Underground, MELONYX, Calibre

In tribute to Shock G (Rest In Peace) there is music from Digital Underground and a track he produced for 2Pac. New Soul music on Tru Thoughts from Nottingham duo MELONYX. Heavy drums and Funky noise from the excellent Penza Penza. Broken Beat from WheelUP feat Abacus and a classic from Bugz In The Attic. Drum and Bass from Calibre remixing Lady Blackbird, S.P.Y remixing Zero 7 and Pola & Bryson & Ruth Royall on Brighton’s Shogun Audio. Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 2nd May 2021

 

MELONYX – Energy (Tru Thoughts)

Kiefer – Running Out The Clock feat The Kount (Stones Throw)

Yaya Bey – September 13th (Big Dada)

Goldie presents Metalheadz – State Of Mind VIP (London)

Jazz Not Jazz – Flip And Trip feat Jon Shaft (Flip Mix) (Eight Ball)

Penza Penza – Shultz Thing (Nirobi Edit) (FNR)

Tamar Collocutor V Black Classical – Everywhere Live At TRC (On The Corner)

Scruscru – Maneki-Neko (Omena)

Retromigration & Nephews – Never Alone (LTDBLB)

WheelUP – Rise Above feat Abacus (Tru Thoughts)

Bugz In The Attic – Sounds Like (12″ Version) (V2)

Lord & dego – Mandarin Delight (2000 Black)

Zero 7 – Waiting Line (S.P.Y Remix) (White Label)

Lady Blackbird – Collage (Calibre Remix) (Foundation)

Pola & Bryson & Ruth Royall – Friend (Shogun Audio)

Digital Underground – Doowutchyalike (Tommy Boy)

Digital Underground – The Humpty Dance (Tommy Boy)

Shock G – Explaining Biggie, Pac, Slick Rick and Nas Styles

2Pac – Wordz Of Wizdom (Interscope)

Digital Underground – No Nose Job (Ultrafunk Mix) (Tommy Boy)

Sun Ra – Where Pathways Meet (Ubiquity)

Hemai – Relight feat Laura Roy & Woddy Green (Tru Thoughts)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 25.04.21 with WheelUP, Nitin Sawhney, Tiawa

Broken Beat from WheelUP (check the album on Tru Thoughts which is out now). Deep music from Ravi Shankar and Nitin Sawhney. A tribute to MF DOOM from Jaubi plus a cover of the Madvillain classic ‘Raid’ done Heavy Dancefloor Jazz style by Soul Supreme. Jazz from Pharoah Sanders. Doo Wop from Gabriels and The Bonnevilles. Hip Hop from Empress Starhhh, Mos Def and Slick Rick. A classic from Aaliyah feat DMX (R.I.P). New music from DJ Format and Hiatus Kaiyote. Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 25th April 2021

 

Jaubi – Figaro (Farewell MF DOOM) feat Latarnik (Bandcamp)

Shadez Of Brooklyn – Change (Instrumental) (Pandemonium Wrekordz)

Ravi Shankar – Managalam (Angel)

Nitin Sawhney – Dream (Sony)

Gabriels – In Loving Memory (Gabriels)

The Bonnevilles – Zu Zu (Omnibus)

Tiawa – Mountains Of Metal (Tru Thoughts)

Pharoah Sanders – Thembi (Universal)

Soul Supreme – Raid (Soul Supreme)

WheelUP – Take Me Higher feat Tiawa (Tru Thoughts)

Quiet Dawn & Sarah Williams White – One By One (First Word)

Divorce From New York – Untrue feat Bliaze (Forbidden Colours)

Anchorsong – Remedy (Tru Thoughts)

Gabor Szabo – Macho (Love Drop Rework)

Marcos Valle – Estrelar (Mr Bongo)

MF DOOM – Still Dope feat Empress Starhhh (Lex)

Madvillain feat MED – Raid (Stones Throw)

DJ Format – The Light (Project Blue Book)

Hiatus Kaiyote – Get Sun feat Arthur Verocai (Brainfeeder)

Aaliyah featuring DMX – Come Back In One Piece (Nirobi Edit) (Virgin)

Mos Def & Slick Rick – Auditorium (Nirobi Edit) (Downtown Music)

Goldie – Sensual (London)

Logistics – Jungle Music (DRS & Dynamite x Logistics Remix) (Hospital)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 18.04.21 with Yaya Bey, Crafty 893, Penza Penza

New music from Yaya Bey on Big Dada. Soul from Children Of Zeus and India Arie. Deep Gospel from Los Hermanos. Prins Thomas’ Re-Edit of Quantic. A great track from Cut Chemist. Heavy Drums with psychedelic funky noise from Penza Penza. Classic music from Sault. A track from Crafty 893’s album on Tru Thoughts featuring Manga Saint Hilare. Check the lyrics on the track from Genesis Owusu. Jazzy Beats from Rebecca Vasmant. Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 18th April 2021

 

Yaya Bey – September 13th (Big Dada)

Kiefer – Friends (Stones Throw)

Mpeshnyk – Infinite Consciousness (At Jazz)

Children Of Zeus – Still Standing (First Word)

India Arie – Video (Motown)

Patrice Rushen – Remind Me (DNA Edit)

Rebecca Vasmant – Jewels Of Thought feat Harry Weir (Rebecca’s)

Anushka – Brave (Tru Thoughts)

Los Hermanos – Another Day (Mother Tongue)

Quantic – Mishaps Happening (Prins Thomas Edit) (Tru Thoughts)

Divorce From New York – Rye Lane (Forbidden Colours)

Zero dB – Party Girl (Marc Mac Bruk Remix) (Tru Thoughts)

Close Counters – Feel It (Close Counters)

Fire Island feat Loleatta Holloway – Shout To The Top (Hi Fi Sean Mix) (Plastique)

DJ Moar – West Indies with DJ Pharoah (Trad Vibe)

Victor Uwaifo And His Titibitis – Obviemama (Analog Africa)

Cut Chemist – Adidas To Addis 2021 Mix (Bandcamp)

Penza Penza – Shultz Thing (FNR)

Apache – Liberate (Mata Suna Rec)

Sault – Son Shine (Forever Living Originals)

Riddim Research Lab VS Kyodai – Breaking Dub (Local Talk)

Crafty 893 – Top Ten feat Manga Saint Hilare (Tru Thoughts)

YGG – Fathers (Bandcamp)

Shadez Of Brooklyn – Change (Instrumental) (Pandemonium Wrekordz)

Genesis Owusu – I Don’t See Colour (Ourness)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 11.04.21 with Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders, Hemai

Starting the show with music from the Floating Points & Pharoah Sanders album. Then continuing with the deep music with a track from Kutiman. Music from new Tru Thoughts signing Hemai. A classic from DJ Shadow. Mid-tempo Disco / Boogie from Hadiya George, Samii (produced by dego) and Larry Levan’s remix of Central Line. Broken Beat from Marc Mac, EVM128 remixed by Cengiz and WheelUP remixing Anushka. Brazil influenced beats from Prequel’s new album. Uptempo Colombian dancefloor synth grooves from Jimmy Salcedo. Drum and Bass from the new Hospital 25 compilation. Plus plenty more musical treats.

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 04.04.21 with Close Counters, Anushka, Aretha Franklin

Quality Broken Beat from Close Counters feat Allysha Joy. The new single from Hiatus Kaiyote featuring Arthur Verocai and keeping with that theme a spin from Quantic & His Combo Bárbaro with a track also featuring Arthur Verocai. New Music channelling Brit Funk from STR4TA. A VIP version of a Skream classic. Brand new single from Anushka (from their forthcoming album on Tru Thoughts). The amazing Chameleon tune from Herbie Hancock in tribute to Paul Jackson (R.I.P) who played bass on and co-wrote the track (as sampled by so many artists). Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 4th April 2021

 Middle Name Dance Band – Weekend Love feat Wallace (Middle Name Dance Band)

Beathedz – Lego Steppers (Soulful Sundays)

Hiatus Kaiyote – Get Sun feat Arthur Verocai (Brainfeeder)

Quantic & His Combo Bárbaro – The Dreaming Mind (Part 1) (Tru Thoughts)

Love Unlimited Orchestra – Strange Games & Funky Things (20th Century)

Roz Ryan – Sky High (Super Disco Edits)

STR4TA – Kinshasa FC (Brownswood)

Kid Fonque X Jonny Miller – Somewhere feat Jaidene Veda (Soulis Sarris Remix) (Stay True Sounds)

Anushka – Speak To Me (Tru Thoughts)

Close Counters – Speak In Truth feat Allysha Joy (Close Counters)

Lone – Temples (R&S)

Kjell Anderson – Microwave Biscuits (Bandcamp)

Shy FX – Carnival Culture (Cult:ure)

Skream – Requestline VIP (Bandcamp)

Koothu – Shaanti (4NCY)

Herbie Hancock – Chameleon (Columbia)

Damon Locks Black Monument Ensemble – Keep Your Mind Free (International Anthem)

Victor Uwaifo And His Titibitis – Aibalegbe (Analog Africa)

Huw Marc Bennett – In My Craft feat Miryam Solomon (Albert’s Favourites)

Tiawa – Shine Bright (Tru Thoughts)

Madlib – Mystic Bounce (Blue Note)

Aretha Franklin – Say A Little Prayer (Dimitri From Stoke On Trent Edit) (Hot Gold)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 28.03.21 with Kaisha, Anchorsong, Close Counters

Soul from Kaisha, Kinny, Aaron Frazer and Gabriels. Brand new music from Anchorsong on Tru Thoughts. A classic from The Fugees. Deep Boogie from The Secret Soul Society. A great dancefloor track from Close Counters. Music from STR4TA on Brownswood. Hip Hop from Organised Konfusion and A Tribe Called Quest. A great uplifting Soul re-issue from Roz Ryan. Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 28th March 2021

 

Kaisha – Ready Set Go (Kaisha)

Innervisons – Mermaids (Mo Wax)

Kinny – Water For Chocolate feat Souldrop (Tru Thoughts)

Aaron Frazer – Have Mercy (Dead Oceans)

Gabriels – In Loving Memory (Gabriels)

The Fugees – Zealots (Columbia)

Anchorsong – New World (Tru Thoughts)

Dirtytwo – Found Love (Razor N Tape)

The Secret Soul Society – Better Get To Know You (Slightly Transformed)

Close Counters – Something In My Drink feat Jaydean (Extended)

STR4TA – Rhythm In Your Mind (Brownswood)

Hector Plimmer – Step (Daz I Kue Remix) (Alberts Favourites)

WheelUP – Take Me Higher feat Tiawa (Tru Thoughts)

Organized Konfusion – Open Your Eyes (Hollywood Basic)

Run DMC – Walk This Way (St Martins Hall on Friday & Church on Sunday Edit)

A Tribe Called Quest – Push It Along (Nirobi Edit)

Luke Vibert – Styles (Hypercolour)

Hadiya George – Hot Flavor (Godmode Smash Bros Extended Remix) (Defected)

UNKLE – If We Don’t Make It (Rōnin Throwdown) (UNKLE)

Kaidi Tatham – Stro Kyat feat Stro Elliot (First Word)

Hiatus Kaiyote – Get Sun feat Arthur Verocai (Brainfeeder)

Napoleon Demps – Norma Jean (Instrumental) (Daptone)

Roz Ryan – Sky High (Super Disco Edits)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 14.03.21 with Hiatus Kaiyote, Tiawa, Victor Uwaifo

New music from Hiatus Kaiyote featuring Arther Verocai. Doo Wop from The Flamingos. Soul from Kaisha, Tiawa and Gabriels. Hip Hop from Rasco (a Stones Throw classic), Common,  L’Orange & Solemn Brigham. New music from Crafty 893 and Grime from Norf Face and JME (with a little nod to Orbital’s Chime…which also gets a spin). A big tune by Victor Uwaifo from the new Analog Africa compilation. Drum & Bass from GLXY feat Rhi, Danny Breaks, Kings Of The Rollers feat Chimpo. Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 21st March 2021

 

Tiawa – Shine Bright (Tru Thoughts)

Shadez Of Brooklyn – Change (Instrumental) (Pandemonium Wrekordz)

Gabriels – In Loving Memory (Gabriels)

The Flamingos – I Only Have Eyes For You (Sequel)

Kaisha – Ready Set Go (Kaisha)

Benny Sings – Here It Comes (Stones Throw)

Hiatus Kaiyote – Get Sun feat Arthur Verocai (Brainfeeder)

Marcus Joseph – Arrival of the Giants (Jazz Re Freshed)

Jobby Valente – Mi Moin Mi Ou (Heavenly Sweetness)

Jidenna – Feng Shui (Atlantic)

Victor Uwaifo And His Titibitis – Obviemama  (Analog Africa)

Felipe Gordon – For A Bright And Acid Future (Local Talk)

The Fergus Quill Trio – Watusi (Michael Iwatsu Remix) (Tight Lines)

WheelUP – Stay For Long (Tru Thoughts)

L’Orange & Solemn Brigham – Honest Living (Mello Music Group)

Rasco – The Unassisted (Stones Throw)

Common – Peace feat Black Thought & PJ (Loma Vista)

Crafty 893 – 100 Racks (Tru Thoughts)

Capo Lee & Shorty & Frisco & Jme & Norf Face – Look Both Ways (Norf Face)

Orbital – Chime (FFRR)

GLXY – Sweet Lows feat Rhi (Shogun Audio)

Danny Breaks – Step Off (Droppin’ Science)

Kings Of The Rollers feat Chimpo – Shella (Robert Luis Special) (Hospital)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 14.03.21 with Bryony Jarman-Pinto, Kaisha, Rapsody

Bryony Jarman-Pinto joins Robert via Zoom for an interview about her recent releases on Tru Thoughts and her music journey plus some of her excellent tunes. Plus Robert spins Broken Beat from WheelUP, Daz I Cue remixing Hector Plimmer and Close Counters feat Allysha Joy. Hip Hop from The Notorious B.I.G and The Herbaliser feat MF DOOM and a track from the Judas and The Black Messiah soundtrack by Masego feat JID & Rapsody. New music from Greentea Peng and Brighton based singer Kaisha. Plus plenty more musical treats.

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 07.03.21 with Common, Sly5thAve, Strange U

A track from Common’s latest album feat Black Thought and PJ plus Hip Hop from Strange U and Viktor Vaughn. Deep soul music from Sly5thAve feat Denitia, Mara TK and Master Soul Boy. Broken Beat from WheelUP feat Tiawa (who both have albums out this year on Tru Thoughts). Big Percussive Dancefloor Bass from Trends. Drum & Bass / Jungle from Roni Size, DJ Gunshot, Heist and Jonny Faith. A classic from Major Force on Mo Wax. A great tune from the latest Analog Africa compilation. Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 7th March 2021

 

Sly5thAve – With You feat Denitia (Chamber Edit) (Tru Thoughts)

Kirk Degiorgio presents As One – Hyeres

The Arrangement – Coconut Mango (Arrangement)

Aaron Frazer – Have Mercy (Dead Oceans)

Master Soul Boy – Autumnbreeze (Essentials)

Mara TK – Highly Medicated (Extra Soul Perception)

MckNasty feat The Mac SiStars – Sundown (Fireball Music)

WheelUP – Take Me Higher feat Tiawa (Tru Thoughts)

Kid Fonque X Jonny Miller – Somewhere feat Jaidene Veda (Soulis Sarris Remix) (Stay True Sounds)

LCSM “Likwid Continual Space Motion” – 12th Planet feat Ghettolette String Ensemble (Supersonic Jazz)

Trends – Jitterbug

Jonny Faith – Open My Eyes (Heard & Felt)

Roni Size Reprazent – Trust Me (2017 VIP Remix) (Talkin Loud)

DJ Gunshot – Wheel Up (No U Turn)

Heist – Strider Sao Polo (Riders Mix)

Strange U – Maybe (High Focus)

Common – Say Peace feat Black Thought & PJ (Loma Vista)

Viktor Vaughn – Mr Clean (Sound Ink)

Daniele Baldelli – Joka Joka (Cindelic)

Hugo Mari – Ain’t Got Time feat Ell Murphy

Bryony Jarman-Pinto – Sour Face (dego Remix) (Tru Thoughts)

Akaba Man And The African Pride – Popular Side (Analog Africa)

Alex Phountzi & Risa T – Rotations (CoOp)

Major Force – Return Of The Original Artform (Mo Wax)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 28.02.21 with Aaron Frazer, U-Roy, Quantic

Starting off the show with a track from the highly recommended Aaron Frazer album (soul vocals / good drums). Keeping on that tip, there is music from Rhye, MidnightRoba, Bryony Jarman-Pinto and Erykah Badu. Plus some tunes from the pioneer U-Roy (R.I.P) including his collaboration with Quantic’s Flowering inferno. Hip Hop from All Natural (sampling the old Spiderman cartoon theme), MF DOOM and the game changing tune from the Disco 3 aka the Fatboys (R.I.P Prince Markie Dee). A tune from the new Madlib album (plus a spin of the original sample). Uptempo bouncing tracks from Focus, Yadava, Samii and plenty more. Press play.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 28th February 2021

 

Aaron Frazer – Done Lyin’ (Dead Oceans)

Shadez Of Brooklyn – Change (Instrumental) (Pandemonium Wrekordz)

Rhye – Holy (Loma Vista)

MidnightRoba – Self Doubt (Sonder)

Bryony Jarman-Pinto – For The Bear (Tru Thoughts)

Erykah Badu – Didn’t Cha Know (Motown)

U-Roy – Rule The Nation (Virgin)

Quantic Presenta Flowering Inferno – Life Worth Living feat U-Roy & Alice Russell (Long Version) (Tru Thoughts)

U-Roy – Too Much War (Original Jamaican Music)

Dawn Penn – You Don’t Love Me (No, No, No) (Warners)

James Brown – The Big Payback (Nirobi Instrumental Edit)

Africa Express – Morals feat Moonchild Sanelly, Mahotella Queens, Muzi, Mr Jukes (Africa Express)

The Prof – Bells Of Doom feat MF DOOM (Gold Dust)

All Natural feat Tone B, Nimble and Capital D – MC Avenger (All Natural Inc)

Paul Francis Webster and Bob Harris – Spiderman Theme (TVT)

Madlib -Duumbiyay (Madlib Invazion)

Six Boys In Trouble – Zum, Zum (Folkways)

Disco 3 – Human Beat Box (Vogue)

Altın Gün – Kesik Çayır (Glitterbeat)

Focus – Bamba (Versatile)

Sentinel 793 – Bell My Buzzer (Promo)

Samii – Here To Luv Myself (2000 Black)

Pomo & Harrison Brome – Intoxicated (HW&W)

Gabriels – Love and Hate In A Different Time (Gabriels)

Nikitch & Kuna Maze – 46 Rue Du Fort (Sivey Remix) (Tru Thoughts)

Eye Of The High – Eye Of The Sun (Instrumental) (Higher Grade)

Yadava – Message From The Poets (Omena)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 21.02.21 with Anushka, People Under The Stairs, Marc Mac

Pleased to finally be able to play the first single from Anushka from their forthcoming album on Tru Thoughts. Brand new music from Calibre (not Drum and Bass but a good deep bass line on it). A classic from Burial (as have been watching the new Adam Curtis series and a few of the Burial memes associated with it made me laugh this lockdown week). A great Afro(Broken)Beat track from Daniele Baldelli. Classic Independent 90’s Hip Hop from Shadez Of Brooklyn. A track from People Under The Stairs (Rest In peace Double K). Soulful Boogie from Samii and Luther Vandross. Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 21st February 2021

 

Gabriels – In Loving Memory (Gabriels)

Reks – Say Goodnight (Instrumental) (Bricks)

Luther Vandross – Better Love (Sony)

Blondie – Rapture (Nirobi Edit)

Daniele Baldelli – Joka Joka (Cindelic)

Samii – For Too Long (2000 Black)

Eye Of The High – Elevate (Higher Grade)

Anushka – You My Love (Tru Thoughts)

Burial – Pirates (Hyperdub)

Crafty 893 x Sir Spyro – Wotless (Tru Thoughts)

Calibre – Good Times (Signature)

Marc Mac – Duppy Riddim (Bandcamp)

MidnightRoba – Bitter Boy feat Jason Moran (Instrumental) (Sonder)

Hemai – Love Dancer feat FiFI Robo (Tru Thoughts)

Vice Beats and Ellie Harris – Lost Time feat KinKai and Thalassic

Shadez Of Brooklyn – Change (Nirobi Edit) (Pandemonium Wrekordz)

People Under The Stairs – Youth Explosion (Om)

Your Old Droog – 42 (Forty Deuce) (Droog)

Fab Five Freddy & Chris Stein – Down By Law (Mr Bongo)

G.L.O.B.E & Whiz Kid – Play That Beat Mr DJ (Nirobi Edit)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 14.02.21 with Tiana Khasi, Hemai, UNKLE

Lots of good tunes including a deep remix of vocalist Tiana Khasi. Soulful Boogie from Samii (produced by dego) and Blaze remixed by Phil Asher. Brand new music from UNKLE (a percussive builder). Hip Hop from Mad Skillz (produced by Jay Dee aka J Dilla), MF DOOM and a new Nirobi Edit of De La Soul. Jumping Tropical beats from Nebeyu Hamdi. Brand new music from Anchorsong with uplifting choir vibes. Broken Beat from WheelUP and Kjell Anderson. Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 14th February 2021

 

Iman Houssein – Slow Things Down (Brownswood)

KMD – Plumskinz (Instrumental) (Elektra)

Blaze feat. Amira – I Think Of You (Restless Soul Remix) (Slip N Slide)

Tatsuro Yamashita – Solid Slider (RCA)

Janet Jackson – When I Think Of You (Nirobi Edit)

Samii – For Too Long (2000 Black)

WheelUP – Good Love feat. Afronaut, Brint Story & Destiny Will (Tru Thoughts)

Nasty Dolls – Steamy Windows (Solid Cut)

P Rinse – Crazy (Shall I Bruk It Rejig)

Kjell Anderson –  Ronald (Bandcamp)

Anchorsong – Tunis Dream (Tru Thoughts)

Tiana Khasi – Bitterness (Street Rat Remix) (Soul Has No Tempo)

Mad Skillz – The Jam (Big Beat)

MF DOOM – Rhymes Like Dimes (Metal Face)

De La Soul – Keep The Faith (Nirobi Edit)

Fab Five Freddy & Chris Stein – Down By Law (Instrumental) (Mr Bongo)

UNKLE – Do Yourself Some Good (Ronin Throwdown)

Nebeyu Hamdi -Yebolala feat. Bubu Teklemariam, Ato Belay Gebre Michael & Sentayhu Belay (Sheba Sound)

Blue Lab Beats – Stand Up feat Kaidi Akinnibi, Richie Garrison, Ms Maurice (Voyage)

Kamaal Williams – New Heights (Visions Of Aisha Malik) (Black Focus)

Hemai – Noa Noa feat. Emila Anistazja (Tru Thoughts)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 07.02.21 with Phil Asher, Samii, Hint

Plenty of music on the show this week celebrating the music of Phil Asher (Rest In Peace). Lots of quality across his great catalogue so Broken Beat, Boogie, House and Abstract Beats too. The show starts with a great track from Tiana Khasi plus dego (4 Hero) remixing Bryony Jarmon Pinto on Tru Thoughts. A track from the excellent Samii EP. Hip Hop from Mad Skillz, Q Tip, Large Professor, MF DOOM, Prince Paul and Run DMC. A classic cover from Quantic & Alice Russell. Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 7th February 2021

 

Tiana Khasi – Bitterness (Street Rat Remix) (Soul Has No Tempo)

Electric Soul – Here Come One (People)

Bryony Jarman-Pinto – Sour Face (dego Remix) (Tru Thoughts)

Samii – For Too Long (2000 Black)

Nathan Haines feat Verna Francis – Earth Is The Place (Restless Soul Peaktime Mix) (Chilli Funk)

Phlash & Friends – Revolution = Solution (Archive)

Phil Asher – Namby It Ain’t (Edit) (Restless Soul)

Teaspoon – Ndelu Sputla (Mr Bongo)

Fab Five Freddy & Chris Stein – Down By Law (Instrumental) (Mr Bongo)

Napoleon Demps – Norma Jean (instrumental) (Daptone)

Mad Skillz feat Extra P & Q Tip – Extra Abstract Skillz (Big Beat)

Run-D.M.C. – Sucker M.C.’s (Profile)

Prince Paul feat Chubb Rock, Wordsworth & MF DOOM – Chubb Rock Can You Please Pay Paul The $2200 You Owe Him (People, Places And Things) (Antidote)

Madlib – Road of the Lonely Ones (Madlib Invazion)

Tenderlonious – Azadi (22a)

Quantic & Alice Russell With The Combo Bárbaro – I’ll Keep My Light In My Window (Tru Thoughts)

Cilla Black – It’ll Never Happen Again (Parlophone)

Blue Lab Beats – Umoya feat DemiMa  (Blue Adventure)

12 Bit Rephugeez – Locust (Bitasweet)

Hint – The Tremmuh (Tru Thoughts)

4hero – Dauntless (Restless Soul Remix) (Talkin Loud)

Phil Asher – Hope (JPR)

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Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 31.01.21 with Theon Cross, Steam Down, Sefi Zisling

A special Jazz DJ mix this week with music from Theon Cross, Thijsenterprise, LCSM (Broken Beat meets Jazz), The Heliocentrics with MF DOOM, a classic track from Salah Ragab. Piano and heavy drums from Sun Ra. An already classic track from Steam Down. Spiritiual Jazz from Michael White. Plus plenty more musical treats. Also some music from Phil Asher (Rest In Peace). Celebrating some of the tunes we have been playing over the years on the radio and in clubs (and there will be more on next weeks show too).

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 31st January 2021

 

Matthew Halsall – Tropical Landscapes (Gondwana)

Jazz In The Sky DJ Mix by Robert Luis

Dezron Douglas & Brandee Younger – The Creator Has A Master Plan (International Anthem)

The 3 Out – Primative (Be Jazz)

Sefi Zisling – The Sky Sings feat Layla Moallem (Tru Thoughts)

Sun Ra – Sky Blues (Strut)

The Heliocentrics feat Percee P & MF DOOM (Now Again)

Salah Ragab & The Cairo Jazz Band – Egypt Strut (Art Yard)

Thijsenterprise – Never Stop Jumping Fences (Rucksack)

LCSM “Likwid Continual Space Motion” – Weapon X (More Gems) (Supersonic Jazz)

Ebi Soda – Playstation (Sola Terra)

Theon Cross – Candace Of Meroe) (Gearbox)

E & E Sound – Clowns (Groove Mix) (Mystical)

Bryony Jarman-Pinto – All About Life (Tru Thoughts)

Steam Down – Etcetera (Blue Note)

Damon Locks Black Monument Ensemble – Sounds Like (International Anthem)

Michael White – The Blessing Song (Impulse)

End of Jazz In The Sky DJ Mix by Robert Luis

Phoojun – Someatime (Archive)

Phil Asher presents Focus – Having Your Fun feat Maiya James (Extended) (Versatile)

WheelUp – Good Love feat Afronaut & Brint Story (Tru Thoughts)

Phil Asher – Namby It Ain’t (Restless Soul)

Bougie Soliterre – Miles Away (People People Dubbed Out Mix) (People)

Published:
Duration: 120:00

Tru Thoughts Presents Unfold 24.01.21 with Lianne La Havas, Moonchild, Duke Bootee

Soul from Lianne La Havas, UNKLE feat Eska and Moonchild. Hip Hop from MF DOOM aka Viktor Vaughn and Duke Bootee (Rest In Peace)…who wrote and performed on the classic Grandmaster Flash song “ The Message”. Percussive dancefloor grooves from Peter Luedemann & Pit Troja. Drum and Bass from Nu Tone feat Lalin (from The Seshen), Mutt and Calibre. A great uplifting soul / funk track by Jelly reissued on 7” vinyl by Forever Love Records. Broken Beat from Sivey remixing Nikitch & Kuna Maze. Badbadnotgood covering a Johnny Hammond classic with MF DOOM on vocals. Plus plenty more musical treats.

 

Unfold with Robert Luis

Sunday 24th January 2021

 

Gabriels – Love and Hate in a Different Time (Gabriels)

Duke High – Ifz Shuffle (Dance Regular)

Nikitch & Kuna Maze – 46 Rue Du Fort (Sivey Remix) (Tru Thoughts)

Badbadnotgood feat MF DOOM – The Chocolate Conquistadors (Rockstar Games)

Peter Luedemann & Pit Troja – Mechanical Heart (Coloursound)

Jamiroquai – When You Gonna Learn (J.K Mix) (Acid Jazz)

Jelly – Everybody Needs Lovin, Now’s The Time (Fantasy Love)

Viktor Vaughn – Lickupon (Sound Ink)

A Tribe Called Quest – Push It Along (Instrumental) (Jive)

Grandmaster Flash & The Furious Five feat Duke Bootee – The Message (Robert Luis Dubplate)

A.M.X.R.R – No Tweets From DC

Liam Bailey – Champion (Big Crown)

Jaubi – Figaro (Farewell MF DOOM) feat Latarnik (Bandcamp)

Duke Pearson – Cristo Redentor (Blue Note)

Lianne La Havas – Paper Thin (Warner)

Cilla Black – It’ll Never Happen Again (Parlophone)

Moonchild – Change Your Mind (Tru Thoughts)

UNKLE feat Eska – Exodus / Revisited (UNKLE)

The 3 Out – Primative (Be Jazz)

Moondance – Never Found Love (Amen Mix) (Local Talk)

Nu:Tone – One Day At A Time feat Lalin St Juste (Hospital)

Mutt – Hot Lick Squeeze (Creative Source)

Calibre – Hypnotise (Soul R)

Published:
Duration: 120:00