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Ondatropica Live In Session

3 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 21 July 2012

Gilles is joined live in the studio by Will Holland, of Quantic fame, with his new Columbian project, Ondatropica. They perform two live tracks from their self-titled debut album, out on Soundway Recordings. Plus, Gilles makes Bloodlines family connection with tracks from Linda Lewis and her brother Paul Jason Fredericks, Album of The Week is courtesy of Nas and it’s a double Do Over this week featuring Del La Soul and Pete Rock. Connecting the dots, worldwide.

Music Played

40 items
  • Image for Bobby Womack

    Bobby Womack Love Is Gonna Lift You Up (Julio Bashmore Remix)


  • Image for FunkinEven & Fatima

    FunkinEven & Fatima Phoneline


  • Image for Jaga Jazzist

    Jaga Jazzist Toccata (Ost & Kjex Remix)

    White Label

  • Image for Karriem Riggins

    Karriem Riggins Harpsichord Session

    Stones Throw Records

  • Image for Gato Barbieri

    Gato Barbieri Fiesta

    A&M Records

  • Image for Djavan

    Djavan Serrado

    EMI Odeon Brazil

  • Album of The Week – Life Is Good

    • Image for Nas Feat. Amy Winehouse

      Nas Feat. Amy Winehouse Cherry Wine

      Def Jam

  • Image for TNGHT

    TNGHT Top Floor

    Warp Records

  • Image for Richie Spice

    Richie Spice Youth Dem Cold

    VP Records

  • Image for Dub Organizer

    Dub Organizer Herbal Dub

    Fashion Records

  • BBC Introducing, Recorded Live At 2012 Manchester Jazz Festival

  • Image for The Awakening

    The Awakening Prologue Spring Thing

    Black Jazz

  • Image for Kenny Cox

    Kenny Cox Lost My Love

    180 Proof

  • Image for Charles Murphy

    Charles Murphy The Foot's That Holding Me Down

    National Office For Black Catholics

  • Bloodlines

    • Image for Linda Lewis

      Linda Lewis Old Smokey


    • Image for Two Banks of Four Feat. Paul Jason Fredericks

      Two Banks of Four Feat. Paul Jason Fredericks Angel's Walk

      P-Vine Records

  • Image for Two Banks of Four

    Two Banks of Four Shadowlands

    Sonar Kollectiv

  • Image for The xx

    The xx Angels


  • Image for LV & Seb Rochford

    LV & Seb Rochford Sugah Sweet

    The Leaf Label

  • Image for Quantic & Alice Russell Feat. The Combo Barbaro

    Quantic & Alice Russell Feat. The Combo Barbaro I'll Keep My Light In My Window

    Tru Thoughts

  • Image for Piano Negro

    Piano Negro La Danza De La Tanga

  • Ondatropica Live In Session

  • Image for Ondatropica

    Ondatropica Ska Fuentes


  • Ondatropica Live In Session

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  • Image for Sofrito

    Sofrito Ca Ca Yé Edit


  • Image for Mala

    Mala Cuba Electronic


  • Image for Diamond Bass

    Diamond Bass Stereotype (Global Bass Version)

    Mental Groove

  • Image for Mark Pritchard

    Mark Pritchard Heavy As Stone

    Deep Medhi

  • Album Of The Week

    • Image for Nas

      Nas Back When

      Def Jam

  • Do Over

    • Image for De La Soul

      De La Soul Stakes Is High

      Tommy Boy

    • Image for Thelonius

      Thelonius Stakes Is High / They Reminisce Over You


    • Image for Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth

      Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth They Reminisce Over You (T.R.O.Y.)


  • Backroom Babylon Featuring Will and Mario of Ondatropica

    • Image for Earl Zinger

      Earl Zinger Backroom

      White Label

    • Image for Michi Sarmiento

      Michi Sarmiento Hong Kong


    • Image for Los Kenya

      Los Kenya Ingrato Corazon


    • Image for Tamba 4

      Tamba 4 Uganda/Kenya

    • Image for Harold

      Harold Unknown

      White Label

    • Image for Minimo Na Tchora

      Minimo Na Tchora Unknown

      White Label

  • Image for Chemical Brothers Feat. Q Tip

    Chemical Brothers Feat. Q Tip Galvanize


  • Gilles With Will and Mario of Ondatropica

    Gilles With Will and Mario of Ondatropica

    As well as playing two live tracks on the show, Will Holland and Mario Galeano of Ondatropica also joined Gilles in the final half hour, contributing to a latin flavoured Backroom Babylon.


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