Show 019 – Free Music

It seems like this week, more songs than usual are FREE downloads! So I named this week’s show Free Music! I hope you enjoy the mix of Electronica, Jazz, Hip-Hop/Rap, World, Dance and everything in between.

Show 019 – Free Music by Based On The Beat on Mixcloud

Track Listing;
  1. Zero 7 – On My Own (Dub) FREE Download!
  2. The Natural Curve – The High Cost of Loving FREE Download!
  3. Otis Brown III – The Thought of You, Pt. 1 (feat. Bilal)
  4. Emanative – Find You Feat. Matthew Halsall
  5. Sons Of Kemet – Going Home
  6. Busta Rhymes – Ill Vibe (Tom Misch Remix) FREE Download!
  7. Losco – BDC FREE Download!
  8. Airhead – Believe
  9. Ray Barretto – Power (Whiskey Barons Heavy Funk Mix) 
  10. Joe Bataan – Fuego (Whiskey Barons Baile Mix) 
  11. OutKast – Prototype (starRo Bossa Edit) FREE Download!
  12. Herbert – One Two Three

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Show 018 – New Format

This week we try a new format! I’m fitting all the music genres that I love and that’s worth listening to in one hour! Woo Hoo! So, we break it down like this: 1) New Artist in the Electronic realm then, 2) we play some Jazz (or could be called Soul Jazz) that you should have in your collection then, 3) we hit the Beats and “Hip Hop and the Broccoli Beef” then on to 4) World Music which this week will focus on the city of Rio and we finish up with 5) Electronic Dance Music usually focusing on House Music. That’s it. The essential 5 food groups of music of ‘The Beat Nation’! Join the community and say “No” to commercial radio and “Yes” to Based on the Beat!

Show 018 – New Format by Based On The Beat on Mixcloud

Track Listing:
  1. Dorian Concept – Draft Culture
  2. Floating Points – Montparnasse
  3. Anushka – Down in Flames
  4. Pat Bowie with Charles McPherson – Feeling Good (CD only)
  5. Kenny Cox – Clap Clap! The Joyful Noise
  6. Dave Aju – When We Drift
  7. THEM People feat. Michael Anthony LEGIT – Ghetto Innovation FREE DOWNLOAD!
  8. J Dilla – The Doe (vinyl only)
  9. Friends From Rio – Vam’ Bora (Suonho Remix)
  10. Friends From Rio Feat. Aleh Ferreira – Aguai
  11. Friends From Rio – So Resta A Porta Se Abrir
  12. Jacques Greene – No Excuse (Fort Romeau Remix)
  13. Four Tet – Unicorn

Show 017 – Whatever I Want To Play

This week I get to play whatever I want to. Mostly electronic music, this week Jesse Robinson weaves together another hour’s worth of music for your listening pleasure.

Show 017 – Whatever I Want To Play by Based On The Beat on Mixcloud

Track Listing:
  1. Flying Lotus – Tiny Tortures
  2. Hiatus Kaiyote – The World It Softly Lulls (Dan Marshall flip) FREE DOWNLOAD
  3. Common feat. Lætitia Sadier – New Wave
  4. Swindle – Mischief
  5. Mala – Cuba Electronic
  6. Toro Y Moi – Rose Quartz
  7. Bonobo – Emkay
  8. Sampha – Without
  9. Machinedrum – Lay Me Down
  10. Zed Bias AKA Maddslinky – Further Away (FaltyDL Remix)
  11. The White Lamp – It’s You (Ron Basejam Remix)
  12. Bicep – $tripper (sorry, vinyl only is SOLD OUT, click for Soundcloud link)
  13. Andrew Ashong – Flowers

Show 016 – Soul Music

This week it’s all about soul music. We play a little old, a little new a little not-so-well-known… but it all has soul! Come tune in and discover some soul gems as Jesse Robinson gives you his take on that American classic genre… Soul Music.

Show 016 – Soul Music by Based On The Beat on Mixcloud

Track List:
  1. Charles Bradley – Strictly Reserved For You
  2. Karriem Riggins – Bring That Beat Back (Next Time)
  3. Raphael Saadiq – Movin’ Down the Line
  4. Mayer Hawthorne – A Long Time
  5. Philip Owusu – Goodnight
  6. Omar – The Man
  7. Dimitri From Stoke On Trent – Just Sayin’ Really
  8. Billy Hawks – (Oh baby) I do believe I’m losing you (CD only)
  9. Bobby Womack – Please Forgive My Heart
  10. Maxwell – Welcome
  11. Keziah Jones – Praise
  12. Roseaux – More Than Material (feat. Aloe Blacc)
  13. Esther Marrow – And When I Die (CD only)

Show Notes:

Must see film that inspired the show.