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Craig Charles plays funk and soul sounds, plus he heads to Italy for Around the World in 80 Tunes and a listener gives him three tunes that do it for them in Spinage au Trois.

A 6 Music listener will be giving us 3 tunes that do it for them in The Spinage au Trois.

We'll be heading to Italy for Around The World In 80 Tunes.

The Funk Family Tree continues to grow. Last week we left you with the golden vocals of Major Harris.....this week we explore The Jarmels, Ben E King and Big Mama Thornton

At 8pn there'll be 30 minutes of back to back tunes in 'allergies' based The Trunk of Funk.

3 hours


Music Played

  • Jack Hammer

    Swim (Wonderlove’s Re-Edit)

    • White.
  • Maceo Parker


    • ESC.
  • Men of North Country


    • Acid Jazz.
  • Bob Azzam And His Orchestra

    Mas Que Nada

    • His Masters Voice.
  • Cold Blood

    I’m A Good Woman

    • San Francisco.
  • Chuck Jackson

    I Only Get This Feeling

    • ABC Records.
  • Stevie Wonder

    I Wish

    • Motown.
  • Fabiolous Barker

    The Boogie

    • Katakana Edits.
  • Aretha Franklin

    Lee Cross

    • Rhino.
  • The Tibbs

    Next Time

    • Record Kicks.
  • Lamont Dozier

    Going Back To My Roots

    • Discotheque.
  • The Funk Family Tree

    • The Jarmels

      A Little Bit Of Soap

      • Ace.
    • Ben E. King

      Stand By Me

      • Atlantic.
    • Big Mama Thornton

      Hound Dog

      • Freshly Squeezed.
    • Johnny Otis

      Country Girl

      • Kent.
  • The O’Jays

    I Love Music (Joey Negro Sweet Music Mix)

    • Z Records.
  • Charles Bradley

    You Think I Don’t Know (But I Know)

    • Dunham.
  • Dr. John

    Right Place, Wrong Time

    • ATCO.
  • Spinage au Trois

    • Maze

      Joy and Pain

      • Capitol.
    • Fela Kuti


      • Polydor.
    • The Crusaders

      Street Life

      • MCA.
  • Renegades of Jazz

    Afro Cookie

    • Agogo Records.
  • Lyn Collins

    Think (About It)

    • Polydor.
  • Toots & The Maytals

    Broadway Jungle

    • Soul Jazz Records.
  • Sid Vaga


    • Wonderwheel Recordings.
  • Around The World In 80 Tunes (Italy)

    • Mop Mop feat. Fred Wesley & Anthony Joseph

      Run Around

      • Agogo Records.
  • Candi Staton

    I’m Just A Prisoner (Of Your Good Lovin’)

    • Kent Soul.
  • Parliament

    Come In Out Of The Rain

    • Back Beats.
  • O’Neal Twins

    It’s Gonna Rain Again

    • Shelter Recording Co. Inc.
  • The Trunk of Funk

    • Bo Diddley

      Bo Diddley-Itis

      • Chess.
    • Sharon Jones and the Dap‐Kings

      I Just Dropped In To See What Condition My Condition Was In

      • Daptone.
    • The Allergies

      God Walked Down

      • Jalapeno.
    • Chakachas

      Jungle Fever

      • Polydor.
    • Patti Drew


      • Stateside.
    • Hot, Cold Sweat

      Meet Me At The Go Go

      • DETT.
    • James Brown

      Cold Sweat

      • King.
    • 100 Proof (Aged in Soul)

      Somebody’s Been Sleeping In My Bed

      • Hot Wax.
    • Rasputin’s Stash

      Love And Happiness

      • Athens Of The North.
    • Nancy Wilson

      End Of Our Love

      • Stateside.
    • Jimmy “Bo” Horne

      Get Lifted

      • TK.
    • Lenny Williams

      You Got Me Running

      • ABC Records.
  • Brother Jack McDuff and David Newman

    Duffin' Around

    • Atlantic.