Category Archives: The Backroom

The Backroom 11.21.17

Getting ready for Thanksgiving with funk and soul for you!   Food On the Table — Deb Callahan Thankful — Jonny Lang Be Thankful — Natalie Cole Thankful n’ Thoughtful — Bettye LaVette Thank You — Sly & The Family Stone Listen to Yourself — Deep Banana Blackout Hang Me out to Dry — Karl

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The Backroom 10.24.17

A cornucopia of funk and an ode to a maple tree. What? Just listen …   Spoiler alert … playlist! ….. Gotta Get Ta Brooklyn — The Clubs Nobody Makes Money — Fantastic Negrito The Rent is Still Too Damn High — L-Train Flat Broke — 8 Ohms Band I Need a Dollar — Aloe

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The Backroom 10.17.17

A farewell to summer-like weather and a Jeopardy! set for Fran, all part of a funky mix just for you. Check it out! Tell a friend (or foe).   Free the Funk — KC Roberts & the Live Revolution Get Up Stand Up — Bob Marley Get Down — Alissia Ordinary People — Shokazoba 1612

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The Backroom 10.03.17

Plenty of funk here, but also some Tom Petty, who died this week at age 66. Check out my ticket stub from 1995! A Higher Place — Tom Petty Together We Climb — Nicole Willis & UMO Orchestra Higher and Higher — Galactic (f. J.J. Grey) Somebody Was Watching — Pops Staples Ain’t Nobody Watchin’

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