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    This article was written on 30 May 2014, and is filled under Afrobeat, Dance, Dark Ambient, Dub, Eclectic, Electronic, Exotica, Jazz, Radioactive.

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    Groove On The Wireless #75 – Slow Drag


    It is a show about slowing down songs and going with that sound.  Doctor Groove got this idea into his head, to play a few songs that are famous for being slowed down, or dragged. We are talking about DJ Screws version of the Phil Collins classic. Then off to Nigeria with Fela Kuti, and end up back in the Virginian mountains with Dolly slowed down pleading with Jolene to leave her man alone.

    Finally we speed up at the end and get all electric.  The first song is for the workers in the Paris Bakery who are fighting to get paid from their bosses the wages that they are owed.  Justice is something that obviously has to be fought for in 21st century Ireland.  Give them your support.

     

    Track List

    • Rhythm & Sound – Boss Man
    • DJ Screw version of Phil Collins – In The Air Tonight
    • Ty & Roots Manuva – So U Want More (Refix)
    • Mulatu Astatke – Nètsanèt
    • Fela Kuti – Gentleman
    • The Black Keys – Strange Desire
    • Alvin Cash & The Scott Brothers Orchestra – Keep On Dancing
    • Dolly Parton – [Slowed Down] Jolene
    • Toby Karr – Bread
    • Factory Floor – (R E A L L O V E) [Optimo Remix]
    • Prostitutes – Powerful Magnets

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