#1624: Tunes Without Borders (guest host: Tony Conquerrah)

After a great Split The Decks episode a couple of months ago, Tony Conquerrah’s back and filling in as guest host while I’m out of town.

Our nation is upside down once again with racial violence and more questions than answers, and Tony’s here to bring some light to the darkness with an all-vinyl mix of everything from to jazz, soul, funk and calypso, ska and reggae.  He’s a goddamn pro (taught me more than a few things) and it shows in this phenomenal set.

Tune in and get some soul healing.  As the man said himself, “…that’s the beautiful thing about music.  Music erases all borders and it doesn’t matter where you’re from.  You feel it and you know it.”

BIG BIG thanks to Tony, and make sure to check him out every week on Shanty Town (Thursdays 10pm-midnight on BBOX Radio) and see where he’s spinning around NYC by following him on Instagram!

Full playlist below->

War – Dont Let No One Get You Down
Grover Washington Jr. – Inner CIty Blues
Bob James – Nightcrawler
Tom Scott – Looking Out for Number 7
Herbie Hancock – Thought it Was You
Chi-Lites – Power to the People
Ohio Players – Angel
Dynasty – Adventures In The Land Of Music
El Michels Affair – Soul Fire
Wild Magnolias – Soul Soul Soul
Cymande – Zion I
Ramsay Lewis – Salonge
Eddie Quansah – Che Che Kule
Invisible Man Band – All Night Long
Kool and the Gang – Caribbean Festival
Freddie McGregor – Reggae on It
Bunny Wailer – Soul Rockin
Lord Nelson – Disco Daddy
Babba Brooks – Shank I Sheck
Ken Boothe – Freedom Street
Bob and Marcia – Young Gifted and Black
Max Romeo  – Let the Power Fall
Ken Boothe  – See Me Again
Techniques – Go Find Yourself a Fool
Jimmy London – Bridge Over Troubled Water
Jean and the Gaytones – I Shall Sing
Dennis Brown – Meet Me at the Corner
Lloyd Clarke – Summertime (Ska version)
Prince Buster – Creation
Rico Rodriguez – Rico Special
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