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Kamasi Washington and Womad Mix

Gilles is joined for Words and Music with LA saxophonist, composer and arranger Kamasi Washington. Plus a 30-minute Womad mix ahead of Cerys's show live from the festival.

Gilles is joined by LA Saxophonist, composer and arranger Kamasi Washington for an in depth Words and Music. They discuss some of his music mentors growing up in LA, singing to Young Turks and his brand new LP 'Heaven and Earth'.

Plus in the final 30 minutes, Gilles celebrates the Womad festival with a special mix. He plays tracks from some of his favourite performers ahead of Cerys Matthews's Live show from the festival.

3 hours

Last on

Sat 28 Jul 2018 15:00

Music Played

  • Kamasi Washington

    The Message (GP and 2BO4 Rework)

    • White Label.
  • Nat Birchall & Al Breadwinner

    Wisdom Dub

    • Tradition Disc.
  • Sitka Sun

    Shapeshifter Skies

    • The Long Road Society.
  • Skinny Pelembe

    I Just Wanna Be Your Prisoner

    • Brownswood.
  • Bohannon

    This Is A Happy Song For You Pt. 1

    • Phase II Records Ltd.
  • The Internet

    Come Together

    • Columbia Records.
  • Children of Zeus


    • First Word.
  • Ted Jasper

    Get It Together

    • Fade To Zaire.
  • Pedro & Jenna Camille


    • WOLF Music.
  • Afronaught

    Transcend Me

    • Apollo.
  • Emperors New Clothes

    Tears Inside

    • Acid Jazz.
  • Dengue Dengue Dengue!



    Azo Toke

    • ICI.
  • DJ Madd

    Booty Wine

    • Roska Kicks and Snares.
  • Subelo Cuba

    Compañeros Tropicales

    • Brownswood Recordings.
  • Baueer

    Three AM (feat. AJ Tracey)

    • Lucky Me.
  • Makaya Craven, Nubya Garcia, Theon Cross & Henry Wu

    London (GP Edit)

    • International Anthem.
  • Dirty Channels & Danny Russell

    Rushin' Out

    • Athens Of The North.
  • Tirzah


    • Domino.
  • Connie Constance

    Let Go (Live at BBC 6 Music)

  • Connie Constance

    Let Go (6 Music Session, 17 Jul 2018)

  • Kamasi Washington

    The Pslamnist

    • Young Turks.
  • Kamasi Washington

    Seven Prayers

    • Young Turks.
  • Snoop Dogg

    Nuthin' But A G Thang

    • Aftermath?.
  • Kiefer

    Memories Of You

    • Stones Throw.
  • Gerald Wilson Orchestra

    Lotus Land Pt. 1

    • Audio Lab.
  • Kamasi Washington


    • Brainfeeder.
  • Free Life

    I'll Keep My Light In My Window

    • Epic.
  • Earth, Wind & Fire


    • CBS.
  • Kamasi Washington

    Song For The Fallen

    • Young Turks.
  • Kamasi Washington

    Vi Lua Vi Sol

    • Young Turks.
  • Herbie Hancock

    I Thought It Was You

    • Columbia.
  • Kamasi Washington


    • Young Turks.
  • Kamasi Washington

    One Of One

    • Young Turks.
  • Guy Conquette

    Assez Fait Cancan

    • Strut.
  • Carimbo & Sirimbo

    Pai Shango (Deni Shain Remix)

  • Dom Um Romão

    Shake (Ginga Gingou)

    • Muse Records.
  • RANGEr


    • Waella's Choice.
  • Cheikh Lô

    Boul Di Tagale

    • World Circuit.
  • Orchestre Poly-Rythmo

    Devia In Outer Space

    • Analog Africa.
  • Mombasa Roots

    Mezea Tu (Lele Mama)

    • Polydor.
  • Etuk Ubong

    Collaboration Of Doom (COD)

    • Afro 7.
  • Ezra Collective

    Mace Windu Rhythm

    • Enter The Jungle Records.


  • Sat 28 Jul 2018 15:00