New Soul Sunday w/ Nick Austin

  • Sunday 5 p.m.–8 p.m.

You can now hear more of today's urban music on New Soul Sunday with Nick Austin. Nick's imaginative mix merges genres like soul and hip-hop with electronica and funk into a rich tapestry of rhythm and sound that is uniquely Detroit.

Get in touch with Nick at naustin@wdet.org.

Nick Austin's New Soul Sunday is made possible by the generous support of our Sustaining Members.

  • Dec 14

    New Soul Sunday: 2014-12-14 - New Soul Sunday

    On this edition of New Soul Sunday we're be joined by Monica Blaire to discuss music, performance, and her forthcoming projects while we listen to some of our favorite cuts from the Detroit-bred artist. We'll also give away more tix to the Har-Har Hootenanny comedy festival going down this weekend, and check out music from artists including Goapele, 4hero, and Peven Everett.



    Song

    Artist

    Album

    This Christmas
    Donny Hathaway
    Only You
    (Detroit; Performing at the Huma Room inside HopCat on Dec 26 with Collective Peace)
    Monica Blaire Only You [Single]
    Turn It Up (Instrumental)
    (Instrumental Music Bed)
    Us3 Turn It Up EP
    Running
    Goapele Sparkle (Soundtrack from the Motion Picture)
    I've Got Work To Do
    The Isley Brothers
    Do You Like The Way
    Santana/Lauryn Hill/Cee-Lo Green Supernatural
    Season
    (Instrumental Music Bed)
    J Boogie's Dubtronic Science Getting Jukie Wid It Vol 2
    Try Me
    J Boogie's Dutronic Science/Capitol A/Try Me J Boogie's Dutronic Science
    You Got The Love
    DJ Center/Gretchen Parlato Everything In Time
    Frank Carruth (Keep It Bouncin')
    The Funky Knuckles As of Lately
    Don't Stop
    S3 (Miles Bonny & Brenk Sinatra) Supa Soul Sh*t
    Say You Want It All
    Amel Larrieux Bravebird
    Dontstop
    Musiq/Bilal Soulstar
    Testin' Me
    Peven Everett She Really Is
    Run To Me
    Lina The Inner Beauty Movement
    That's Why
    Pardon The Stranger Amongst Other Things

  • Dec 07

    New Soul Sunday: 2014-12-07 - New Soul Sunday



    Song

    Artist

    Album

    Clearly
    Anthony Hamilton Soulife
    Turn It Up (Us3 Jazz Remix)
    (Instrumental Music Bed)
    Us3 Turn It Up EP
    Don't Speak
    Leela James A Change Is Gonna Come
    Soon The New Day
    Talib Kweli/Norah Jones ...Featuring
    The Ace of Space
    Sola Rosa Get It Together
    My Name Is...
    Lili K/The Real Peter Cottontale A Prelude To Hello
    Let Me
    Sérgio Mendes Timeless
    Drama
    Erykah Badu Baduizm
    Congo
    Amel Larrieux Bravebird
    There I Go
    (Frank Nitt = Detroit)
    Numbe:ra/Frank Nitt The Heart Vol 3
    Ital
    Raashan Ahmad/Soia Ceremony
    A Hustler (In Spite of Myself)
    (Detroit)
    Nadir The Book of Jonah
    Adventures In The Land of Music
    Dynasty Adventures In The Land of Music

  • Nov 30

    New Soul Sunday: 2014-11-30 - New Soul Sunday

    The Thanksgiving weekend edition of New Soul Sunday features music off of Marsha Ambrosius's latest studio release, "Friends and Lovers" as well as an extended set dedicated entirely to thankful feelings of the weekend with the help of artists like Estelle, Us3, Angie Stone, and William DeVaughn.



    Song

    Artist

    Album

    How to Unring a Bell
    Nikki Jean Pennies In A Jar
    Turn It Up (Us3 Jazz Remix)
    (Instrumental Music Bed)
    Us3 Turn It Up EP
    Streets of London
    Marsha Ambrosius/Skye/Lindsey Sterling Friends & Lovers
    I'd Like To
    Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae
    Imagine
    Jordan Rakei
    I Love You
    (Detroit)
    Brandon Williams/Anesha/Casey Benjamin XII
    Through The Dark
    Joanna Borromeo Through The Dark
    A Long Walk
    Jill Scott Who Is Jill Scott? - Words & Sounds, Vol. 2
    Stepping Into Tomorrow
    Donald Byrd Stepping Into Tommorrow
    We Live In Brooklyn
    Roy Ayers
    Lovin' You
    Minnie Riperton Perfect Angel
    La La La La La
    Marsha Ambrosius Friends & Lovers
    Written All Over Your Face
    Zo! & Phonte Zo! & Tigallo Love The 80's
    Whole Lotta Love
    Humus
    Appletree
    Erykah Badu Baduizm
    Take Flight
    (Instrumental Music Bed)
    Headnodic Junk Drawer Vol. 1
    Electric Yellow
    TeresaJenee Electric Yellow

  • Nov 23

    New Soul Sunday: 2014-11-23 - New Soul Sunday

    On this edition of New Soul Sunday, I'm joined in-studio by Detroit bred producer and musician Brandon Williams (pictured) fresh of the debut of his latest project, XII where we discuss the concept the behind the album, working with visionaries like Robert Glasper, and Brandon's history in the music scene while also diving into a couple of our favorite tracks from the latest release. We also preview Anthony David's return to Detroit on Saturday, Nov 29, by reviewing some of our favorite works from the artist, and class up the joint by giving away tix to see the Nutcracker ballet.



    Song

    Artist

    Album

    Words
    (Performing on Saturday, Nov 29 at The International Banquet Center)
    Anthony David Acey Duecy
    Turn It Up (Us3 Jazz Remix)
    (Instrumental Music Bed)
    Brandon Williams XII
    Intimidation
    (New Release; Detroit)
    Brandon Williams/dEnAuN Porter/Pharoahe Monch XII
    Don't Let It Be So
    The Foreign Exchange +FE Music: The Reworks
    Love, Come Save The Day
    YahZarah The Ballad of Purple St. James
    My Favorite Nothing
    Janelle Monáe The Audition
    Sweet Life
    Frank Ocean channel ORANGE
    Who Do We Think We Are
    John Legend Love In The Future
    Rivers
    Nikki Jean Champagne Water EP
    Let Me In
    (Performing Saturday, Nov 29 at the International Banquet Center)
    Anthony David As Above So Below
    Yes!
    DJ Center/Zaki Ibrahim Everything In Time
    We Stayin'
    Zion I/Goapele
    The Love
    A Tribe Called Quest The Love Movement
    Behind You
    AstroLogical/Kapok Truthseeker
    Play With The Changes
    4Hero/Larry Mizell/Talita Long Play With The Changes

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