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Manchester International Festival

Craig Charles hears from LaSharVu, who is at the 2017 Manchester International Festival, plus the Funk Family Tree joins the musical dots between MC Solaar, Cymande and others.

We'll be catching up with La Mambanegra and LaSharVu, who are performing at this years Manchester International Festival. On this week's Funk Family Tree, we'll be joining the musical dots between MC Solaar, Cymande, John Schroeder and Geno Washington. In the 30 minute Trunk of Funk we continue to share our love of the re-edits, re-rubs, re-visions.

3 hours

Music Played

  • Neno Exporta Som

    Deixa A Tristeza

    • Mr Bongo.
  • Maceo


    • Esc.
  • Earl Gaines

    Turn On Your Lovelight

    • Sony.
  • Dorothy Williams

    The Well’s Gone Dry

    • Ace.
  • The Allergies

    Entitled To That

    • Jalapeno Records.
  • Chainska Brassika featuring Toots Herbert

    Don't You Try

    • White Label.
  • Ben E. King (Dj "S" Remix)

    Music Trance

    • Unreleased.
  • The Sisters Love

    You’ve Got To Make The Choice

    • P&C Records.
  • Darrow Fletcher

    What Have I Got Now

    • Jacklyn Records.
  • Dark Knights of Soul featuring The Haggis Horns

    Doing The Tick

    • Mocambo.
  • Georgie Fame

    Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag

    • BGP.
  • Earl Jackson

    Soul Satisfaction

    • Universal.
  • Neil Diamond

    Cherry Cherry

    • Neil Diamond.
  • Lyn Collins

    Take Me Just As I Am (Lego ReFunk

    • Unreleased.
  • Gregory Porter

    Liquid Spirit (Snatch Edit)

    • Unreleased.
  • Daytoner

    Apache Street

    • Cabin Pressure Recordings.
  • Rebecca Dry & Radek Azul Band


    • Q Sounds Recordings.
  • Earth, Wind & Fire

    Mighty Mighty

    • Backbeats.
  • Monophonics

    Hanging On

    • Transistor Sound.
  • Esther Phillips

    Use Me

    • Soul Brother Records.
  • Dean Courtney

    I'll Always Need You

    • Outta Sight.
  • Dobie Gray

    Out On The Floor

    • Virgin.
  • The Exciters

    You Don't Know What You're Missing (‘Til It's Gone)

    • Kent.
  • Joao Selva

    Babado Forte

    • Favourite Recordings.
  • The New Mastersounds


    • Unreleased.
  • Parliament

    Up For The Down Stroke

    • Mercury.
  • Woody Herman


    • Kent Dance.
  • MC Solaar

    Bouge De Là

    • Talking Loud.
  • Cymande


    • Janus Records.
  • John Schroeder


    • Marble Arch.
  • Geno Washington

    Hold On I’m Coming

    • Demon Records.
  • Freddie North

    Take Her Love Ain’t Gonna Be Easy

    • Kent Soul.
  • Camille Yarbrough

    Praise You (Jim Sharp Edit)

    • Unreleased.
  • Amp Fiddler

    Soul Fly’ Part 1 (feat Dames Brown) – (Sam Redmore remix)

    • Midnight Riot.
  • Kashmere Stage Band

    Scorpio (Deejay Irie Edit)

    • Unreleased.
  • Black Heat

    Zimba Ku (Charlie Beale Remix)

    • Unreleased.
  • Sivuca

    Ain't No Sunshine (Petko Turner Edit)

    • Unreleased.
  • Breakbeat Junkie

    Funky Street (The Breakbeat Junkie Remix)

    • Timewarp.
  • Bobby Raveen

    Soca Fusion (Sibu & Joe Nagall edit)

    • Unreleased.
  • Ann Peebles

    I’m Gonna Tear Your Playhouse Down

    • Kent.
  • Donny Hathaway

    Valdez In The Country

    • Atlantic.
  • LaSharVu

    Lifetime Love

    • White Label.
  • Nicole Willis & Umo

    Still Got A Way To Fall

    • Ronet Records.
  • Aroop Roy

    You Say

    • Kampana.
  • Dem Juju Poets

    Stonetown Shakedown

    • Matasuna Records.