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Batida and Big Crown

Gilles talks to international crate-digger Batida, who breaks down the fascinating musical histories of Angola and Portugal. Label focus of the week is on Brooklyn's Big Crown Records.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Konono Nº1 & Batida

    Bom Dia

    • Crammed Discs.
  • Master Mwana

    Congo

    • Disques Sonics.
  • Azymuth

    Papasong

    • Far Out Recordings.
  • XamVolo

    Old Soul

    • Decca.
  • Leroy Hutson

    Positive Forces

    • Acid Jazz.
  • El Michels Affair

    Iron Man

    • Big Crown Records.
  • Micki Miller

    Beachlude (WAVE)

  • Zed Bias

    Restless (feat. Eva Lazarus)

  • Marcus Intalex

    Virgo

    • Dispatch Recordings.
  • Marcus Intalex & ST Files

    Universe

    • Metalheadz.
  • MJ Cole

    Sincere (Marcus Intalex & S.T. Files Remix)

    • Talkin' Loud.
  • 4hero

    Better Place (Marcus Intalex & S.T. Files Remix)

    • Reinforced Records.
  • Label Focus: Big Crown

    • Lee Fields & The Expressions

      I'm Coming Home

      • Big Crown.
    • Lee Fields & The Expressions

      Special Night

      • Big Crown.
    • 79.5

      Boy Don't Be Afraid

      • Big Crown.
    • El Michels Affair & The Shacks

      Strange Boy

      • Big Crown.
    • The Shacks

      This Strange Effect

      • Big Crown.
    • Ka

      Cold Facts

      • Iron Works Records.
    • Sunny & the Sunliners

      The One Who's Hurting Is You

      • Big Crown.
    • Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band

      Burn

      • Big Crown.
    • The Shacks

      Texas

      • Big Crown.
  • Andrew McCormack

    The Time Delay Of Light (feat. Eska)

    • Jazz Village.
  • Yazmin Lacey

    Black Moon

    • self-released.
  • Kutmah

    Bury Me By The River (feat. Gonjasufi)

    • Big Dada.
  • Words and Music with Batida

    • Batida

      Alegria

      • Soundway Records.
    • Batida

      Mama Watoto

      • Soundway Records.
    • Carlos Lamartine

      Bazooka

    • Batida

      Bazuca (Quem Me Rusgou)

      • Soundway Records.
    • Batida

      Cookie Ugali (feat. Berlitz, Blinky Bill & Iso)

    • Batida

      Cuka (feat. Ikonoklast)

      • Soundway Records.
    • Herbie Hancock

      Rockit

      • CBS.
    • Batida

      Céu (feat. François & the Atlas Mountains)

      • Soundway Records.
    • Matadidi Mário

      Cafe

      • CDA.
    • Batida

      Pobre e Rico (feat. Matadidi Mário)

      • Soundway Records.
    • Tony Amado

      Kuduro

    • Sebem

      Coveiro Filipado

    • DJ Zenobia

      Mono Mono

    • Os Turbantes

      De Faixa

    • Batida

      Tá Doce (feat. A.F. Diaphra)

      • Soundway Records.
    • Mulemba Xangola

      Bonga (feat. Lura)

      • Lusafrica.
    • Konono Nº1 & Batida

      Yambadi Mama

      • Soundway Records.
    • Radio Batida

      Fofo

    • Radio Batida

      Bonga's House

  • Herbie Hancock

    I Thought It Was You

    • Columbia.
  • Embryo

    Knast-Funk

    • April.
  • Eberhard Schoener

    Why Don't You Answer (feat. Sting)

    • Harvest.
  • The Semi Colon & Afro-Euro Ajunkwa

    Highway Chorus

    • Average Records.

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