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Craig Charles links together Steely Dan, Pretty Purdie, Herbie Hancok and US3 in the Funk Family Tree, plus he has a 30-minute Tru Thoughts Records Trunk of Funk.

We continue to grow our Funk Family Tree, which we started at the beginning of the year. This week we'll link together Steely Dan, Pretty Purdie, Herbie Hancok and US3. At 8pm we'll be having a 30 minute Tru Thoughts Records Trunk of Funk. The independent Brighton based label put out the finest funk and soul from the likes of Youngblood Brass Band, Quantic, Alice Russell, Harleighblu and The Hot 8 Brass Band.

3 hours

Last on

Sat 1 Oct 2016 18:00

Music Played

  • Buddy Rich

    The Beat Goes On

    • Pacific Jazz.
  • Maceo Parker

    Homeboy

    • ESC.
  • The Salsoul Orchestra feat. Loleatta Holloway

    Runaway

    • Suss’d!.
  • Daytoner

    Needed You

    • White.
  • Hackney Colliery Band

    Gather Your Wits

    • Veki Records.
  • Terry Callier

    You Were Just Foolin’ Me

    • Universal.
  • The Reflections

    Three Steps From True Love

    • Capitol Records.
  • JBs

    Gimme Some More (Very Live)

    • Polydor.
  • Al Green

    Here I Am (Come And Take Me)

    • Edsel.
  • Waldeck

    Rio Grande

    • Dope Noir.
  • Sam Dees

    What Good Is A Love

    • Kent Soul.
  • The Lucilles

    Welcome (The House Of The Blues)

    • Rolita Records.
  • The Funk Family Tree

    • Steely Dan

      Josie

      • ABC Records.
    • Pretty Purdie

      Soul Drums

      • Backbeats.
    • Herbie Hancock

      Wiggle Waggle

      • Warner Bros.
    • Us3

      Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia)

      • Blue Note Records.
  • The Excitements

    Wild Dog

    • Penniman Records.
  • Smoove & Turrell

    Fight On

    • Jalapeno Records.
  • Otis Redding

    (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction

    • Rhino.
  • Spinage au Trois

    • Chic

      Good Times

      • Atlantic.
    • The Chi‐Lites

      Have You Seen Her

      • Brunswick ?.
    • Sly & the Family Stone

      Family Affair

      • CBS ?.
  • Les McCann

    Bucket O’ Grease

    • Ace.
  • Cheryl Lynn

    Got To Be Real

    • Columbia ?.
  • Howard Tate

    Stop

    • Ace.
  • Cold Blood

    When My Love Hand Comes Down

    • Warner Brothers.
  • Very Cool People featuring Evelina Protektore

    Hit It And Quit It

    • Self Released.
  • War

    War Is Coming! War Is Coming

    • Blue Note.
  • Jojo Effect featuring Brenda Boykin

    Sweet Baby Chile

    • ChinChin Records.
  • Interskalactic

    Christine Keeler

    • Unreleased.
  • The ‘Tru Thoughts’ Trunk of Funk

    • Youngblood Brass Band

      Ain'’t Nobody

      • Tru Thoughts ?.
    • Quantic, Alice Russell & Combo Bárbaro

      Look Around The Corner

      • Tru Thoughts ?.
    • Harleighblu

      MMM

      • Tru Thoughts ?.
    • The Bamboos

      Happy

      • Tru Thoughts ?.
    • Quantic and his Combo Bárbaro

      Undelivered Letter

      • Tru Thoughts ?.
    • Hot 8 Brass Band

      Steaming Blues

      • Tru Thoughts ?.
  • Ann Peebles

    I'm Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down

    • Kent.
  • Diesler ft. Gloria Adereti

    Birds & Bees (Renegades Of Jazz 'Honey-Pot Riot' Remix)

    • A Little Something Recordings.
  • Soul Searchers

    Think

    • Sussex.
  • Around The World In 80 Tunes

    • Negrocan

      Aquela Esquina

      • Deep South.
  • Smooth Beans

    Reggae Time

    • Liquidator Music.
  • Funkadelic

    (Not Just) Knee Deep

    • Union Square.
  • The Skatalites

    The-Rock Fort Rock

    • Island Jamaican Jazz.

Broadcast

  • Sat 1 Oct 2016 18:00