Author Archives: spinladen

About spinladen

DJ at KWVA University of Oregon campus radio, record collector, artist.

Stuff I Missed: Charlie Crockett

In light of a new and smokin’ Charlie Crockett album, I’m forced to admit that his music is regrettably a newer find for me.  Although blissfully unaware of Charlie’s incredible classic country sound I’m moving forward with all of the … Continue reading

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Los Espiritus

Here is a new discovery to me, a band of weary Argentinian travelers that I’ve grown to enjoy, and sheltered in my soul. They have been traveling the Southern hemisphere for a decade, and sadly it seems that their journey … Continue reading

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Stuff I Missed: Compro Oro

Compro Oro: Suburban Exotica 2019 Sdban Records Soul, Jazz Funk, World Fusion Tracklist 1. Miami New Wave. 3:25 2. 10 Dollar Jeans Jacket. 5:17 3. 11 Dollar Iphone. 2:33 4. Mogadishu. 5:28 5. Rastapopoulos. 4:12 6. Lalibela. 3:48 7. Dark … Continue reading

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And She Could Be Next

VA: And She Could Be Next (A Voting Rights Album Produced by Gingger Shankar & William Stanbro) Gingger Shankar, co-producer of the voting rights companion album And She Could Be Next, joined Lakeshore Records on Instagram to find out why … Continue reading

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Stuff I missed-Summer Edition

I would say that all of the albums below contain at least some element of funk and soul, given this is Soul Donuts, but what binds these selections together is an element of summer breeze, sleazy encounters, prolonged trips, and … Continue reading

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Stuff I Missed: An Alternate History Of American Popular Music

From the shores of Alabama to the Cape of Mexico and traveling up north, this compilation presents the best of what it means to embody the American Dream.  If you listen to this compilation front to back, you will be … Continue reading

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Old Skool Mix

It still doesn’t get any better than this…don’t forget. Cameron Paul-Old School Mix This is basically still the blueprint for how to get it done.  No DJ has topped this excellence since 1992…peep the specs from this fella, radio DJ … Continue reading

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Finesse it!!!

:: TRACKLIST :: 01. (0:03:55) Michael Jackson – I Wanna Be Where You Are (Underboss Remix) 02. (0:02:57) Michael Jackson – I Wanna Be Where You Are 03. (0:04:00) Marvin Gaye – I Want You (Underboss Remix) 04. (0:04:31) Marvin … Continue reading

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New Jazz 2019

Chelsea McBride’s Socialist Night School-Aftermath 2019 was a year.  A year with new Jazz music releases believe it or not?!  Here’s a quick rundown of some of those new releases I been diggin’ on, and for you to check out. … Continue reading

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Ironing Board Sam

Mini-documentary about obscure R&B musician Ironing Board Sam Y’all gotta check this lil doc about a long forgotten blues-man who left his mark on the Nashville, New Orleans and chitlin circuit scene before being nearly lost to the world.   … Continue reading

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