Gerry Lyseight – Phonic FM – 25/6/23

New from The Blind Boys Of Alabama (Echoes Of The South), Eliades Ochoa (Guajiro), Little Simz (No Thank You), corto.alto, a new compilation featuring Tunisian artist/activist Badiâa Bouhrizi aka Neysatu (pictured), new music from Yosef-Gutman Levitt & Lionel Loueke plus Amampiano from Major Lazer et al, new Braziliana from Bala Desejo (and Brazilian covers of classic Jorge Ben tunes on the Tudo Ben release), the new double Charlie Watts Anthology focussing on the great man’s work outside of his Rolling Stones day job (nb my interview with Charlie Watts here from 2000 on BBC London Live).

Bona fide Cuban bangers celebrating the life of Dave Hucker RIP, Tropical DJ/compiler/broadcaster extraordinaire; Fania Flashbacks from Ray Barretto, Hector Lavoe and Willie Colon, enduring brilliance from Django Reinhardt and Ry Cooder and much more.

El Swing: Saturday July 8 with Orquesta Estelar live + Salsa Dance Class + El Swing DJs

Mambista in the Park: Sunday July 23rd with Roger Beaujolais Latin Quartet

Fast 3Don’t You Want Me BabyThe Jazz Room Vol. 2 compiled by Paul Murphy
Yosef-Gutman Levitt & Lionel Loueke Kol Dodi  Soul Song
corto.altoByeBad With Names
Badiâa Bouhrizi(بلادي) Bledi KahruMusiqa
Balimaya Project Anka Tulon
Charlie Watts Roy HaynesCharlie Watts Anthology 
Eliades Ochoa  Vamos a Alegrar el MundoGuajiro 
Fruko Y Sus Tesos Canto a PanamaFruko Power Vol. 1
Django Reinhardt  H.C.Q. Strut Django Reinhardt & Stephane Grappelly with The Quintet of the Hot Club of Paris
The Blind Boys Of Alabama FriendshipEchoes Of The South
Ry CooderI Can’t WinBop Till You Drop 
Bala Desejo Baile de Máscaras (Recarnaval)Sim Sim Sim
Osmar Milito Rita JeepTudo Ben
Os Brazões Carolina, Carol BelaTudo Ben
Os Originais do Samba  Lá Vem SalgueiroTudo Ben
Bebel Gilberto E Preciso PerdoarJoão
The Beaujolais Band   A Fine VintageMind How You Go 
Manolito Simonet Y Su Trabuco Marcando La DistanciaMarcando La Distancia
David Calzado & La Charanga HabaneraNo estamos locosTremendo Delirio
Soul Revivers    Shouting Dub7″/Download
Jorja Smith  Little Things
Little SimzXNo Thank You
Major Lazer x Major League DJzKe Shy (ft. Tyla, LuuDaDeejay & Yumbs)Piano Republik
Kékélé Mbote Ya PambaRumba Congo
Ray Barretto A Gozar TimberoLa Moderna De Siempre
Héctor Lavoe & Willie Colón Triste Y VacíaA Man And His Music: La Voz
Yoni Mayraz    The Master Wore a White Robe