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.

  • 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

  • Nov 16

    New Soul Sunday: 2014-11-16 - New Soul Sunday

    On this edition of New Soul Sunday we spend 3 hours enjoy the music and influence of Stevie Wonder in preparation of his November 20th "Songs In The Key of Life" tour stop at the Palace. We also take a sneak peak into Brandon Williams' XII, dropping on November 22nd, while getting you prepared for upcoming performances by Anthony David, Sidewalk Chalk, and Will Sessions.



    Song

    Artist

    Album

    Until You Come Back To Me
    (Co-Written by Stevie Wonder)
    Hil St. Soul
    Turn It Up (Instrumental)
    (Instrumental Music Bed)
    Us3 Turn It Up EP
    Never Give You Up
    Raphael Saadiq/Stevie Wonder
    Only One
    PJ Morton/Stevie Wonder
    Visions
    (Madlib)
    Yesterday's New Quintet Stevie
    Drama
    (Pastime Paradise)
    Erykah Badu Baduizm
    From The Bottom Of My Heart
    Stevie Wonder A Time To Love
    Visions
    Stevie Wonder Innervisions
    Seems So Long
    (Stevie Wonder Cover)
    Chris Turner LOVELife Is A Challenge
    You Are The Sunshine Of My Life
    (Stevie Wonder Cover)
    Macy Gray Talking Book
    Get To Know You Better
    Get To Know You Better Share My World
    I Can't Help It
    Gretchen Parlato In A Dream
    Pastime Paradise
    Stevie Wonder Songs In The Key of Life

  • Nov 09

    New Soul Sunday: 2014-11-09 - New Soul Sunday

    This edition of New Soul Sunday features a walk through the extensive collection of Musiq (Soulchild) as we review some of our favorite tracks from the artist with the help of your suggestions. We'll also check out new releases from Nikki Jean and Zaki Ibrahim, help you tune up your funny bone by giving away tickets to see Master Comedian Dick Gregory with special guest Mr. Paul Mooney as their "What's Going on In America" Tour hits The Music Hall in Detroit on Friday, November 14 @ 8pm.



    Song

    Artist

    Album

    Rivers
    (New Release)
    Nikki Jean
    Turn It Up (Instrumental)
    (Instrumental Music Bed)
    Us3 Turn It Up EP
    L' Is Gone
    Musiq Soulchild Aijuswanaseing
    Too Good To Be True
    Hil St. Soul SOULidified
    Cherish The Day
    Robert Glasper Experiment/Lalah Hathaway Black Radio
    It's In The Drink
    Betty Ford Boys
    Worries
    Robert Glasper Experiment/Dwele Black Radio 2
    All My Love
    TiRon/Ayomari/Yummy Bingham A Sucker For Pumps
    The Next Movement
    The Roots Things Fall Apart
    HalfCrazy
    Musiq Soulchild Juslisen
    Coming Home
    (New Release)
    Leon Bridges
    SoulSista
    Bilal 1st Born Second
    Womanopoly
    Musiq Soulchild Soulstar
    Don't Let Go
    En Vogue

  • Nov 04

    The Music of Musiq - New Soul Sunday

    As mentioned last episode, this week’s edition of New Soul Sunday will feature the music of Musiq (Souchild) and I need YOUR help programing the show. What’s your favorite Musiq track? What’s the most underrated? Most influential? Meaningful? Let me know by commenting below and YOUR selection might make it onto the upcoming November 9th edition!


  • Nov 02

    New Soul Sunday 2014-11-02 - New Soul Sunday

    On this episode of New Soul Sunday we'll dive into the works of some of our favorite music from Andy Allo, Amel Larrieux,Goapele, and Incognito. Classics from the acid-jazz scene will also make an appearance in your air-waves. In preparation for next week's Musiq Soulchild themed show, we'll play one of your favorite tracks from the artist.



    Song

    Artist

    Album

    Greater Than The Sun
    (Detroit )
    Zo!/ Phonte SunStorm Purchase
    Turn It Up (Us3 Jazz Remix)
    (Instrumental Music Bed )
    Us3 Turn It Up EP Purchase
    People Pleaser
    Andy Allo Superconductor Purchase
    I'd Like To
    Corinne Bailey Rae Corinne Bailey Rae Purchase
    Dream
    Carmen Rodgers Free Purchase
    Don't Break Me Down
    Incognito/ Vanessa Haynes Surreal Purchase
    HalfCrazy
    Musiq Soulchild Juslisen Purchase
    Behold These Days (Berlin '74)
    Jazzanova Coming Home Purchase
    Coming Home
    (Free Download in Purchase Link )
    Leon Bridges Purchase
    I'll Get Along
    Michael Kiwanuka Home Again Purchase
    Seed of Memory
    Apollo Brown Clouds Purchase
    Lose Your Way
    Nicolay/ Carlita Durand City Lights Vol. 2: Shibuya Purchase
    Ur The Shhh
    Amel Larrieux Ice Cream Everyday Purchase
    Strong As Glass
    Goapele Strong As Glass Purchase

  • Oct 26

    New Soul Sunday: 2014-10-26 - New Soul Sunday



    Song

    Artist

    Album

    Strong As Glass
    Goapele Goapele Purchase
    Turn It Up (Us3 Jazz Remix)
    Us3 Turn It Up EP
    Rightness
    Jill Scott/Mike Phillips The Real Thing: Words And Sounds Vol. 3 (Deluxe Limited Edition) Purchase
    Love Me
    Adriana Evans
    Always Shine
    Robert Glasper/Lupe Fiasco/Bilal Black Radio Purchase
    The Greater Good
    José James Blackmagic Purchase
    Arroz Con Pollo
    Maxwell Embrya Purchase
    People Ago
    Def Sound Anything Thee Idea Machine Purchase
    Overjoyed
    Stevie Wonder At The Close Of A Century Purchase
    Bluebird
    Corinne Bailey Rae The Art Of McCartney Purchase
    Runnin' (Pharcyde Cover)
    BJ Smith
    Real Life
    Sola Rosa/L.A. Mitchell Low and Behold, High and Beyond Purchase
    Never Too Late
    Staycen x Koen Never Too Late EP Purchase
    Don't Stop
    S3 Supa Soul Sh*t Purchase
    No Government
    Nicolette Purchase
    Babesquad
    Reva Devito Purchase

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