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The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #286 (March 12, 2015)

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #286 (March 12, 2015)
roof and genoa – coin operated (waxroof.bandcamp.com)
frameworks – patience (firstwordrecords.com)
emily king – good friend (soundcloud.com/emilykingmusic)
badbadnotgood & ghostface killah – gunshowers featuring elzhi (lexprojects.com)
orgone – anticipating featuring tiffany austin (orgone records)
nneka – my love, my love (bushqueen music)
kan wakan – space owl (mdcl remix) (kanwakan.com)
fashawn – to be young featuring bj the chicago kid (massappealrecords.com)
jahkoy – withoutyou (soundcloud.com/jahkoy)
osunlade – envision (yorubarecords.net)
howling – signs (radioslave & thomas gandey remix) (counterrecords.com)
eska – dear evelyn (naimlabel.com)
dos palos – i’ve been around (b.j. smith wax sirens remix) (nunorthernsoul.co.uk)
dolphin – young black mind (freshselects.bandcamp.com)
nosaj thing – cold stares featuring chance the rapper (innovativeleisure.net)
my panda shall fly – nice featuring finn ryder (projectmooncircle.com)
zak abel – lonely (atlantic uk)
ibeyi – mama says (xlrecordings.com)
tall black guy – goldensun (tribute to blackalicious) (gritty goat)
dj shadow – this time (i’m gonna try it my way) (universal)
noir desir – le vent nous portera (barclay france)
gustavo cerati – tabú (bmg argentina)
sean lennon – dead meat (capitol)
cody chesnutt – do better to the young (vibration vineyard)
bonnie raitt – thank you (warner brothers)
murs & 9th wonder – d.s.w.g. (record collection)
dj kaos & ce.el – around in circles (emi)

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The Main Ingredient is a weekly radio show (formerly of East Village Radio – R.I.P.) presenting brand new soulful underground music from around the world and interviews with the artists making it, recorded live in Harlem NYC. Listen anytime at jonolivermusic.com.

I Love Vinyl at BRIC Arts | Media House April 11th

BRIC (the people behind Celebrate Brooklyn and other great programming) have invited I Love Vinyl to provide the music for their House Party: SPRING FEVER! on April 11th. Click the image below for more details.

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #285 (March 5, 2014)

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #285 (March 5, 2014)
hiatus kaiyote – breathing underwater (flying buddha/sony music masterworks)
jonny faith – thin air (tru-thoughts.co.uk)
nneka – babylon (bushqueen music)
reel people – outta love featuring omar (reelpeoplemusic.co.uk)
lovebirds – want you in my soul featuring stee downes (original mix) (windingroadrecords.com)
osunlade – no way (yorubarecords.net)
baby charles – this time (recordkicks.com)
ruby velle & the soulphonics – the agenda (gemcorecords.com)
howling – signs (counterrecords.com)
hugh masekela – a person is a sometime thing (casablanca records)
ghostface killah – here i go again featuring az and rell (salvation music / tommyboy.com)
the budos band – sing a simple song (daptonerecords.com)
clarence smith – sometimes i feel like a motherless child (souljazzrecords.co.uk)
michał lewicki – oct (projectmooncircle.com)
mélat – rockabye (beholdmelat.com)
the amazing – fryshusfunk (partisanrecords.com)
tuxedo (mayer hawthorne & jake one) – get u home (stonesthrow.com)
harriet brown & astronauts etc. – fiction (soundcloud.com/company-record-label)
milton wright – brothers & sisters (first version) (aotn.co)
american gypsy – gypsy music (chess)
tim maia – i am rational (editora abril)
chicago gangsters – i choose you (amherst records)
the gaturs – gator bait (souljazzrecords.co.uk)
indigo jam unit – monkey trick (basisrecords.com)
ibeyi – faithful (xlrecordings.com)

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The Main Ingredient is a weekly radio show (formerly of East Village Radio – R.I.P.) presenting brand new soulful underground music from around the world and interviews with the artists making it, recorded live in Harlem NYC. Listen anytime at jonolivermusic.com.

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #284 (February 27, 2014)

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #284 (February 27, 2014)
zak abel – wise enough (atlantic uk)
henry wu – casper joint (hotep008)
eska – heroes & villains (naimlabel.com)
pharoahe monch – broken again (pharoahemonch.bandcamp.com)
fashawn – something to believe in featuring nas and aloe blacc (clean) (massappealrecords.com)
d’angelo and the vanguard – till it’s done (tutu) (rca/sony)
theesatisfaction – earthee (theesatisfaction.bandcamp.com)
alabama shakes – future people (atorecords.com)
badbadnotgood & ghostface killah – sour soul (lexprojects.com)
ibeyi – oya (xlrecordings.com)
ig culture – girl u need a change of mind (freedom-school.net)
jonny faith – sundial (tru-thoughts.co.uk)
odesza – all we need featuring shy girls (beat connection remix) (soundcloud.com/odesza)
tuxedo (mayer hawthorne & jake one) – i got u (stonesthrow.com)
soil & ‘pimp’ sessions – summer goddess (victor japan (jvcmusic.co.jp))
michał lewicki – one (projectmooncircle.com)
my panda shall fly and mau’lin – 15 keys (krts remix) (soundcloud.com/krts)
the philadelphia experiment – grover (remix) (ropeadope.com)
herbert with dani siciliano – going round (accidentalrecords.com)
the rebirth – by design (walkin talkin)
breakestra – how do you really feel? (ubiquityrecords.com)
©© les freres smith – ak 54 (©© les freres smith)
romare – nina’s charm (ninjatune.net)
fortunes. – in my hair (fortunes.bandcamp.com)
ty – i’m leaving featuring anthony mills (bbemusic.com)
beardyman – mountain side (tummytouchrecords.com)
lyman woodard organization – joy road (soundcloud.com/180proof)

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The Main Ingredient is a weekly radio show (formerly of East Village Radio – R.I.P.) presenting brand new soulful underground music from around the world and interviews with the artists making it, recorded live in Harlem NYC. Listen anytime at jonolivermusic.com.

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The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #283 (February 12, 2014)

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #283 (February 12, 2014)

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #283 (February 12, 2014)
alabama shakes – don’t wanna fight (atorecords.com)
zo! – triangular visual (rockwell product shop japan)
tuxedo (mayer hawthorne & jake one) – lost lover (stonesthrow.com)
housemate – always here for you (stro elliot mix) (stro.bandcamp.com)
d’angelo and the vanguard – betray my heart (rca/sony)
the rebirth – show ‘em (walkin talkin)
fat freddy’s drop – blackbird (itunes session) (the drop)
soil & ‘pimp’ sessions – 手のひら (victor japan)
scrimshire – tenth tone featuring faye houston (scrimshire dub) (scrimshire.bandcamp.com)
george clinton x teeko – way of life (teeko’s 4onefunkdafied mixx) (soundcloud.com/teekomusic)
jahkoy – fall in love (soundcloud.com/jahkoy)
ocote soul sounds & adrian quesada – inside the circle (eslmusic.com)
phony ppl – end of the night. (phony ppl llc/dorian distribution)
toro y moi – spell it out (carparkrecords.com)
tulalah – selma (equinoxrecordings.com.au)
gary bartz ntu troop – celestial blues (jazzmanrecords.co.uk)
the brand new heavies – sometimes (deliciousvinyl.com)
the hudson branch – keep running (hudsonbranch.bandcamp.com)
roots manuva – dreamy days (bigdada.com)
hundred waters – cavity (shigeto remix) (owsla.com)
beat spacek – you’re the only one (ninjatune.net)
sade – stronger than pride (eli’s no ideas original mix) (soundcloud.com/eliescobar)
mister lies – wait? (soundcloud.com/shhsecretsongs)
andy shauf – you’re out wasting (tenderlovingempire.com / partydamagerecords.com)
muhsinah – somebody else (soundcloud.com/muhsinah)
tropics (chris ward) – hunger (innovativeleisure.net)
sidewalk chalk – so close (live) (ropeadope.com)

Download links for each week’s show will be available for a limited time through my email newsletter. You can sign up here.

The Main Ingredient is a weekly radio show (formerly of East Village Radio – R.I.P.) presenting brand new soulful underground music from around the world and interviews with the artists making it, recorded live in Harlem NYC. Listen anytime at jonolivermusic.com.

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #282 (February 5, 2014)

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #282 (February 5, 2014)
andy shauf – i’m not falling asleep (tenderlovingempire.com / partydamagerecords.com)
oddisee – clutch shoot (jakartarecords.de)
the hudson branch – lonely (hudsonbranch.bandcamp.com)
d’angelo and the vanguard – the charade (rca/sony)
cee-lo green – powers that be (mixtape)
henry wu – dont want the regular (hotep008)
tropics (chris ward) – perfume kinship (innovativeleisure.net)
flako – solo for chloë (five-easy-pieces.com)
robert bradley’s blackwater surprise – take love and recieve it (bmg)
tony allen – what’s your fashion featuring eska (planet woo)
monsoonsiren – photographs (projectmooncircle.com)
andy bey – judgment (atlantic)
the amazing – captured light (partisanrecords.com)
cold hands warm heart – magnolia (wondercoreisland.com)
alexander lewis x brass tracks – distant memories (trapdoorrecords.com)
sidewalk chalk – don’t cry (live) (ropeadope.com)
jim james – state of the art (a.e.i.o.u) (atorecords.com)
phony ppl – age of you. (phony ppl llc/dorian distribution)
leon ware – what’s your world (united artists)
the meltdown – sweet water (hopestreetrecordings.com)
a band of bees – i love you (virgin)
beat spacek – compact n sleep (ninjatune.net)
majid jordan – tea & coffee (mixtape)
eric lau – don’t let them featuring tosin (ubiquityrecords.com)
jack lion – snapdragon (goldierecords.bandcamp.com)
royal – devil pt. i featuring axel mansoor (royalmakesmusic.com)
manu delago – disgustingly beautiful featuring isa kurz (tru-thoughts.co.uk)
jaga jazzist – low battery (ninjatune.net)
fat freddy’s drop – slings and arrows (itunes session) (the drop)
groeni – fray (projectmooncircle.com)
nick hakim – the light (earseed)

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The Main Ingredient is a weekly radio show (formerly of East Village Radio – R.I.P.) presenting brand new soulful underground music from around the world and interviews with the artists making it, recorded live in Harlem NYC. Listen anytime at jonolivermusic.com.

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #281 (January 29, 2014)

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #281 (January 29, 2014)
d’angelo – betray my heart (donnie most edit) (soundcloud.com/donniemost)
phony ppl – why iii love the moon. (phony ppl llc/dorian distribution)
cee-lo green – taxi cab confessions (sign of the times) (self-released?)
the rooks – intermission (wires) (therooksband.bandcamp.com)
beat spacek – tonight (ninjatune.net)
tropics (chris ward) – house of leaves (innovativeleisure.net)
josé gonzaléz – leaf off / the cave (mute.com)
diamond district – purveyors of truth (mellomusicgroup.com)
groove theory x stee downes x ishfaq – tell me (fitz lauder obviously rework) (facebook.com/fitzlauder)
red pill – smile (redpill360.bandcamp.com)
emanative – makondi featuring four tet (brownswoodrecordings.com)
benny sings – straight lines (jakartarecords.de)
sam irl – einerfuerheiner (jazzandmilk.com)
lupe fiasco – blur my hands featuring guy sebastian (atlantic)
taj – old town mofo (darkerthanwax.com)
braeden bailey. – open your eyes (braedenbailey.bandcamp.com)
tanya morgan – next time (hipnottrecords.bandcamp.com)
worlasi – destination featuring krack gyamfi (clean) (soundcloud.com/worlasirb)
teen daze – reykjavik, january 2015 (teendaze.bandcamp.com)
chris mcclenney – all i want is you (soundcloud.com/soulection)
parker madicine – exists (ct-hi records)
ambient jazz ensemble – the journey (leftside wobble ‘garden of earthly delights’ remix) (hereandnowrecordings.com)
kindred the family soul – not complaining (shanachie.com)
silk rhodes – group 1987 (stonesthrow.com)
von pea & the other guys – might as well featuring kooley high (hipnottrecords.com)
nick hakim – papas fritas (earseed)
fat freddy’s drop – dark days (itunes session) (the drop)
groeni – fold (projectmooncircle.com)
portico – bright luck featuring jono mccleery (ninjatune.net)

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The Main Ingredient is a weekly radio show (formerly of East Village Radio – R.I.P.) presenting brand new soulful underground music from around the world and interviews with the artists making it, recorded live in Harlem NYC. Listen anytime at jonolivermusic.com.

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #280 (January 15, 2014)

The Main Ingredient Radio Show – Episode #280 (January 15, 2014)
dominic pierce – elevate (i love it) featuring muhsinah (closetomodern.bandcamp.com)
potatohead people – blue charms (bastardjazz.com)
d’angelo and the vanguard – really love (rca/sony)
diamond district – ain’t over (black milk remix) (oddisee360.bandcamp.com)
fat freddy’s drop – this room (itunes session) (the drop)
groeni – the oak (projectmooncircle.com)
silk rhodes – pains mix 2323 (stonesthrow.com)
emma donovan & the putbacks – black woman (hopestreetrecordings.com)
hiatus kaiyote – molasses (sony)
nick hakim – pour another (earseed)
hir-o – huron summer featuring antonia moses (melloworange.com)
xavier – it’s not right but it’s okay (tummytouch.com)
percussions (four tet) – february 2014 (percussions.bandcamp.com)
coultrain – like a dusty piano (freshselects.bandcamp.com)
alunageorge – supernatural (pomo remix) (soundcloud.com/pomobeats)
mark ronson – i can’t lose featuring keyone starr (sony uk)
son little (aaron livingston) – the river (soundcloud.com/wxpnfm)
djm trio – one beer (paxicorecords.com)
shortcircles x parks burton – composite, complete (hushhushseattle.com)
selfsays – sleeves (earnestendeavours.com)
shatoria rose – nobody (soundcloud.com/shatoriarose)
kay & luke of the foundation – the world on my shoulders featuring tanika keys (rappersiknow.bandcamp.com)
the voices of east harlem – can you feel it (just sunshine)
d/troit – stop (dtroit.bandcamp.com)
duke hugh – checkmate (soundcloud.com/dukehugh)
submotion orchestra – city lights (counterrecords.com)
aquilo – best of us (b3sci records is a division of blahblahblahscience.com)
thom yorke – the mother lode (@thomyorke)
us & sparkles – no way (boyoomconnective.bandcamp.com)

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The Main Ingredient is a weekly radio show (formerly of East Village Radio – R.I.P.) presenting brand new soulful underground music from around the world and interviews with the artists making it, recorded live in Harlem NYC. Listen anytime at jonolivermusic.com.

Here are my favorite albums released in 2014.

S O H N – Tremors
Based In: Vienna/London
Label: 4ad
Release Date: April 7, 2014
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Social: @SOHN
My Favorite Tracks: The Wheel, Bloodflows, Artifice
Taylor McFerrin – Early Riser
Based In: Brooklyn
Label: Brain Feeder
Release Date: June 3, 2014
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Social: Facebook
My Favorite Tracks: Decisions, Already There, The Antidote
Fatima – Yellow Memories
Based In: London
Label: Eglo Records
Release Date: May 12, 2014
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Social: @queenfatima
My Favorite Tracks: Do Better, Biggest Joke of All, Family
Emma Donovan & The PutBacks – Dawn
Based In: Melbourne
Label: Hope Street
Release Date: November 11, 2014
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Social: @EmmaDonovanDAWN + @theputbacks
My Favorite Tracks: My Goodness, Voodoo, Under Away Dawn
Submotion Orchestra – Alium
Based In: Leeds, UK
Label: Counter Records
Release Date: November 25, 2014
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Social: Facebook
My Favorite Tracks: Worries, Trust / Lust, Rust
James Vincent McMorrow – Post Tropical
Based In: Dublin, Ireland
Label: Vagrant
Release Date: January 14, 2014
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Social: Facebook
My Favorite Tracks: Cavalier, All Points, Gold
Sinkane – Mean Love
Based In: Brooklyn
Label: DFA
Release Date: September 2, 2014
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Social: @sinkane
My Favorite Tracks: New Name, Yacha, Hold Tight
Chet Faker – Built On Glass
Based In: Melbourne
Label: Downtown Music
Release Date: April 15, 2014
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Social: @Chet_Faker
My Favorite Tracks: 1998, Talk Is Cheap, Gold
Little Dragon – Nabuma Rubberband
Based In: Gothenburg, Sweden
Label: Seven Four/Republic
Release Date: MONTH DAY, 2014
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Social: Facebook
My Favorite Tracks: Pretty Girls, Paris, Let Go
Electric Wire Hustle – Love Can Prevail
Based In: Wellington, New Zealand
Label: Okayplayer
Release Date: September 8, 2014
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Social: Facebook
My Favorite Tracks: Look In The Sky, Light Goes A Long Way, To See You Again
Jesse Boykins III – Love Apparatus
Based In: NYC
Label: NoMadic Music
Release Date: April 22, 2014
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Social: @jesseboykins3rd
My Favorite Tracks: Plain, The Wonder Years, B4 The Night Is Thru
BADBADNOTGOOD – III
Based In: Toronto
Label: Innovative Leisure
Release Date: May 6, 2014
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Social: @badbadnotgood
My Favorite Tracks: Since You Asked Kindly, Can’t Leave The Night, Kaleidoscope
Ambient Jazz Ensemble – Suite Shop
Based In: London
Label: Here & Now
Release Date: June 9, 2014
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Social: Facebook
My Favorite Tracks: Eyes Wide Open, The Journey, Cinematize, Jazz-Face



Other Great Albums That Came Out This Year (in alphabetical order)
D’Angelo and The Vanguard – Black Messiah
Dawn Pemberton (Vancouver) – Say Somethin’
Diamond District (DC Area/Brooklyn) – March On Washington
Dorian Concept (Vienna, Austria) – Joined Ends
Illum Sphere (Manchester) – Ghosts Of Then And Now
Jungle – Jungle
Lone (Manchester) – Reality Testing
M&O (Chicago) – Almost Us
Natural Sequence (Moscow) – Galactic Soul
Peliroja (NYC) – Injusticia
Pell (New Orleans) – Floating While Dreaming
Phil Beaudreau (Los Angeles) – Ether
Sorceress fka Funkommunity (Auckland, New Zealand) – Dose
The Souljazz Orchestra (Ottawa) – Inner Fire
Sylvan Esso (Durham, NC) – Sylvan Esso
Teebs (Los Angeles) – E s t a r a
Thom Yorke – Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes
Todd Terje (Oslo, Norway) – It’s Album Time
Tôg (Oslo, Norway) – Feiring
Wildbirds & Peacedrums (Stockholm, Sweden) – Rhythm

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