Here are the artists we’re spinning this week on In the Pocket
Join Lady Dee, in this week’s jazz, funk and soul+ selects
London-based R&B trio, Radiant Children
Similar to: Moonchild, Rayana Jay, Linda Diaz, Free Nationals
Radiant Children blends jazz, r&b and “sun-dazed soul” to produce lush grooves through boom bap beats, wah wah funk, and juicy, punchy bass lines. After collaborating with Goldlink on “Summatime” in 2016, they released their first EP, Tryin’ in 2018. This week, we’ll be diving into their soulful, 2020 love offering “There’s Only Being Yourself”. Listen live this Saturday night.
#UnitedWeDance The magic behind TRILLHARMONICS
Similar to: JT Donaldson, sunflwr, IAMNONBODI
Upcoming Shows: 9.2.23, Seidenfader’s, 10pm : Trillharmonics Presents United We Dance with Kym Williams and DJ Always
Despite TRILLHARMONCS being launched in 2020, the sounds and creations have been shaking the bluegrass state for 2 decades now. Lexington born & raised artist and founder, Kym Williams, fell in love with the art of house music and technology as a young impressionable teen and never looked back. Born from techno, house, hip-hop, and trap music, Trillharmonics pushes a constant message & mantra for the masses; United We Dance. This Saturday, we’re spinning tracks from his 2021 EP TRILLHARMONICS VOL. 1.
Carmen McRae version of Alfie
Similar to: Lorez Alexandria, Nancy Wilson, Dinah Washington, Billie Holiday
This week, we listen to the legendary 1966 LP Alfie by Carmen McRae. Originally written by Burt Bacharach, and recorded by Cher for the film Alfie released in the same year, this cover features Carmen’s smokey vocals and phrasing, granting her #29 on the Billboard Easy Listening chart of that year. Hear the full track, Saturday night.
Tune in this Saturday from 10 - midnight for In the Pocket with Lady Dee!