A selection of soul and funk obscurities provides the backdrop for this JCC show. Host Mike Joseph is joined by record collector Alec Reed, and the two play songs from Womack & Womack, Donald Byrd, Sylvia and more. They also discuss the recently released Beastie Boys book, play a set of music by Brazilian artists, talk about Randy Jackson's recent appearance on Questlove's podcast and more.
Who says there's no good music made these days? This JCC mix features songs by 21st century artists that keeps the promise made by all the classic material made in the era that the show normally covers. Additionally, we are joined once again by the It's All Nice On Ice team. Chris and Jake offer up some comic relief during the mic breaks, and are accompanied by Stephen, a new RFB employee who also appeared on JCC99. The mix includes songs by SZA, Bruno Mars, Justin Timberlake, Ne-Yo and more.
Ceelo Green "Est. 1980'S"
Bruno Mars "Moonshine"
Pharrell Williams "Hunter"
Mayer Hawthorne "Reach Out Richard"
Beyoncé "Love On Top"
Bad Rabbits "F On Th J-O-B"
Passion Pit "Where the Sky Hangs"
Mac Miller "What's the Use?"
Kendrick Lamar "Complexion (A Zulu Love) [feat. Rapsody]"
Justin Timberlake "Strawberry Bubblegum"
Childish Gambino "Feels Like Summer"
Robyn "Dream On"
Frank Ocean "Novacane"
Drake "Hold On, We're Going Home (feat. Majid Jordan)"
Ne-Yo "Miss Right"
Chromeo "Old 45's"
Solange "Lovers in the Parking Lot"
Thundercat "Show You the Way (feat. Michael McDonald & Kenny Loggins)"
For the milestone 100th episode of the Jheri Curl Chronicles, host Mike Joseph plays his usual selection of '80s and '90s classics, including songs by Boyz II Men, Michael Jackson and Teena Marie. He also plays newer tracks that reference the old school by Janet, Mariah and NKOTB. For this show, Mike is joined by Shane (host of "Everybody Plays The Fool" on RFB) and Calvin (host of the brand new show "Lush Vibes Radio".
Janet Jackson "R&B Junkie"
New Kids On the Block, Salt-N-Pepa, Naughty By Nature, Tiffany & Debbie Gibson "80s Baby"
Mariah Carey "Dedicated (feat. Nas)"
Tyrone Brunson "The Smurf"
A Tribe Called Quest "Buggin' Out"
Bits & Pieces "Don't Stop The Music"
Boyz II Men "Thank You"
Steve Arrington's Hall of Fame "Weak At the Knees"
Level 42 "The Sun Goes Down (Living It Up)"
Teena Marie "Lovergirl"
Michael Jackson "Sunset Driver"
Tony! Toni! Toné! "What Goes around Comes Around"
George Benson "Never Give Up On a Good Thing"
Marvin Gaye "Turn On Some Music"
Serge Gainsbourg "Je T'Aime Moi Non plus"
Cameo "Don't Be so Cool"
Prince & The Revolution "Pop Life"
Change "This Is Your Time (LP Version)"
Pet Shop Boys "West End Girls (2001 Remaster)"
Peabo Bryson "Let the Feeling Flow"
Art of Noise "Moments In Love"
Luther Vandross "Make Me a Believer"
Episode 99 of the JCC features special guest Tom Gallo, host of the Look At My Records podcast and the radio show of the same name on Radio Free Brooklyn. This all-vinyl set features '80s and '90s classics by Pete Rock & CL Smooth, Prince, Rufus and Chaka Khan, NaS and many more. It is also the very first Radio Free Brooklyn appearance by newbie/volunteer Stephen Chupaska!
Kwamé & A New Beginning "Ownlee Eue"
De La Soul "Eye Know"
Gang Starr "Ex-Girl to Next Girl"
Crooklyn Dodgers "Crooklyn (feat. Buck Shot, Special Ed & Master Ace)"
Apache "Gangsta Bitch"
George Michael "Spinning the Wheel"
Souls of Mischief "93 'til infinity"
Quincy Jones "Betcha Wouldn't Hurt Me"
Prince & The Revolution "I Would Die 4 U"
Black Box "Everybody Everybody"
Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth, C.L. Smooth & Pete Rock "Mecca & the Soul Brothers"
Rufus & Chaka Khan "Sharing The Love"
NAS "The World Is Yours"
Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth "In the House"
Groove Theory "Tell Me"
En Vogue "My Lovin' (You're Never Gonna Get It)"
Prince & The Revolution "Take Me With U"
Todd Rundgren "I Saw the Light"
Sade "Nothing Can Come Between Us"
De La Soul "Ring Ring Ring"
Gil Scott-Heron & Brian Jackson "Under the Hammer"
House music emerged from Chicago's Black gay clubs in the mid '80s and sparked a revolution in dance and electronic sounds. On the latest JCC, host Mike Joseph celebrates with two hours of house classics from CeCe Peniston, Clivilles & Cole, Frankie Knuckles, Michael Jackson and many more.
The Goodmen "Give It Up"
Nuyorican Soul "It's Alright, I Feel It (feat. Jocelyn Brown)"
Jungle Brothers "I'll House You"
Mr. Fingers "Can You Feel It"
Ten City "That's the Way Love Is (Underground Mix) [Extended Version]"
808 State "Pacific"
Cece Peniston "We Got a Love Thang"
Michael Jackson "Remember the Time"
Queen Latifah "Come into My House"
Frankie Knuckles "The Whistle Song"
Ralphi Rosario "You Used to Hold Me"
Janet Jackson "Throb"
Angel X "Work This Pussy (Revised Mix) [feat. Sweet Pussy Pauline]"
Sounds Of Blackness "The Pressure, Pt. 1"
Adeva "Warning (7'' Edit)"
Clivilles & Cole "Pride (A Deeper Love) [feat. Deborah Cooper] [Underground Club Mix / Let's Go Chanting Mix]"
Ultra Naté "Free"
Raze "Break 4 Love (Hard For the Floor Mix) [DJ T. Edit]"
Marshall Jefferson "Move Your Body"
Jody Watley "Ecstasy"
Frankie Knuckles "Baby Wants to Ride"
Lil' Louis & The World "French Kiss"
Coldcut "People Hold On (feat. Lisa Stansfield)"
CeCe Rogers "Someday"
ALy-Us "Follow Me (Club Mix)"
Singer/songwriter/guitarist Derek Kirch (from the band Charred Oak) joins Mike Joseph for another installment of the JCC. This time around, the playlist draws heavily from the '60s and '70s, blurring the lines between rock and soul.
Phil Collins "Something Happened on the Way to Heaven"
Aretha Franklin "The weight"
Wilson Pickett "Hey Jude"
Labelle "Wild horses"
Jimi Hendrix "Spanish Castle Magic"
Ann Peebles "I Feel Like Breaking Up Somebody's Home Tonight"
Betty Davis "He Was a Big Freak"
Steely Dan "Kid Charlemagne"
The Pointer Sisters "Dirty Work"
Bruce Hornsby & The Range "every Little Kiss"
Paul Simon "You Can Call Me Al"
Living Colour "Elvis Is Dead"
Dr. John "Right Place Wrong Time"
Sam & Dave "You Got Me Hummin"
Little Feat "Dixie Chicken"
Quincy Jones "Takin' it to the Streets"
Bobby Womack "A Woman's Gotta Have It"
Thin Lizzy "Dancing in the Moonlight (It's Caught Me in Its Spotlight)"
Aretha Franklin "Good to Me as I Am to You"
Charred Oak "tear Me Down"
Funkadelic "Maggot Brain"
Mike Joseph welcomes NYC-based singer/songwriter B-Ski to the JCC. They discuss his debut on "It's Showtime At The Apollo", musical influences, their mutual friend Julian Velard, and they play a bunch of classic jams from the '70s, '80s, and '90s.
Bell Biv DeVoe "She's Dope! (A.K.A. Dope!)"
Bob James "(Take Me To the) Mardi Gras"
De La Soul "Keepin' The Faith"
The Whatnauts "Help Is On The Way"
Bobby Brown "Good Enough"
The Human League "Human"
Ralph Tresvant "Sensitivity"
The Isley Brothers "Groove With You"
Boyz II Men "Please Don't Go"
Jackson 5 "Maybe Tomorrow"
BSKi "You're a Dream (To Wake up To)"
Carl Anderson "Buttercup"
Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam "Head to Toe"
Cortijo y Su Combo "El Negro Bembón"
The Pharcyde "Ya Mama"
Tony! Toni! Toné! "(Lay Your Head on My) Pillow"
Singer/songwriter Ryan Whitman returns to the JCC to discuss his love for Brandy (the singer, not the drink), "A Different World", and play a selection of classics from the '80s and '90s.
Taylor Dayne "Tell It to My Heart"
Bobby Brown "Every Little Step"
Toni Braxton "Love Shoulda Brought You Home"
Chaka Khan "Through the Fire"
Martika "Love...Thy Will Be Done"
Shanice "Fall For You"
Babyface, Mariah Carey, Kenny G & Shelia E. "Every Time I Close My Eyes"
Jasmine Guy "Try Me"
Patrice Rushen "Feels So Real (Won't Let Go)"
Patti LaBelle "New Attitude"
The Braxtons "So Many Ways"
Aaliyah "No One Knows How to Love Me Quite Like You Do"
Ryan Whitman "Raspberry Kisses"
Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine "Anything for You"
Rose Royce "Love Don't Live Here Anymore"
Peabo Bryson & Regina Belle "A Whole New World (Aladdin's Theme) [Soundtrack Version]"
The latest JCC show features classic old school jams by Heavy D & The Boyz, Barry White, Aretha Franklin, Mariah Carey and more!
Gloria Estefan & Miami Sound Machine "Betcha Say That"
Patti LaBelle "It's Alright With Me"
Meli'sa Morgan "Fool's Paradise"
Luther Vandross "Heaven Knows"
Keith Sweat "Something Just Ain't Right"
Janet Jackson "Skin Game"
Queen Latifah "U.n.i.t.y."
Adeva "Respect (Extended Version)"
Heavy D & The Boyz "Nuttin' But Love"
El Debarge "Slide"
Club House "Good Times/Superstition"
Average White Band "Let's Go Round Again"
Aretha Franklin "Can't Turn You Loose"
Cuba Gooding & The Main Ingredient "Happiness Is Just Around the Bend"
Fine Young Cannibals "She Drives Me Crazy"
Bobby Brown "On Our Own"
Jimmy Riley "Sexual Healing"
Barry White "It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me"
Steve Winwood "Night Train"
Living In a Box "Living in a Box (Extended Mix)"
Ray Parker Jr. & Raydio "For Those Who Like to Groove"
Salt-N-Pepa "Solo Power (Syncopated Soul)"
Tramaine Hawkins "Fall Down"
Mariah Carey "Make It Happen"
This latest episode of the Jheri Curl Chronicles was recorded on August 29th-Michael Jackson's birthday. To celebrate, Mike Joseph (joined by fellow Radio Free Brooklyn host Shane of Everybody Plays the Fool) plays two hours of Michael Jackson or Michael Jackson-associated music. Not only will you hear classics from the King of Pop, but you'll hear songs he appeared on or produced by Diana Ross, Kenny Loggins, Dave Mason and more. You'll also hear covers of his hits and songs that sampled him.
Michael Jackson "Jam"
The Jacksons "This Place Hotel"
Diana Ross "Eaten Alive"
Dave Mason "Save Me"
Michael Jackson "Can't Get Outta the Rain"
Rockwell "Somebody's Watching Me"
Paul McCartney & Michael Jackson "Say Say Say"
Jackson 5 "Buttercup"
Kris Kross "Jump"
Michael Jackson & Janet Jackson "Scream"
Kanye West & T-Pain "Good Life (feat. T-Pain)"
Janet Jackson "Don't Stand Another Chance"
Michael Jackson "The Way You Make Me Feel"
Eddie Murphy "Whatzupwithu"
Kenny Loggins "Who's Right, Who's Wrong"
Michael Jackson "Human Nature"
Quincy Jones "Rock With You"
The Jackson 5 "I Want You Back '88"
Stevie Wonder "Get It (Duet with Michael Jackson)"
The Jacksons "That's What You Get (For Being Polite)"