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New Soul Sunday’s Playlist for June 7, 2015

June 7, 2015 on New Soul Sunday

We’re giving away tix to the Hour Detroit’s Best of Event, while listing to the best Soul, Funk, Hip-Hop and Electronica

Song Artist Album
Impayshunt dEnAuN aka Mr Porter Stuff In My Backpack
Turn It Up (Us3 Jazz Remix) Us3 Turn It Up EP
Feel Like Making Love D'Angelo Interpretations: Remakes
I've Seen The Light N*E*R*D Nothing
Morning Child 4hero/Carina Anderson Play With The Changes
jUsT sEeDs Denaun Porter Porter Chops Glasper
Take My Eyes Off You Theophilus London This Charming Mixtape
Berries and Cream Amel Larrieux Ice Cream Everyday
Womanopoly Musiq Soulchild Soulstar
Don't Let It Go En Vogue
Shadow YahZarah The Ballad of Purple St James
Lately Stevie Wonder
Find My Way To Love Jaspects/Chantae Cann The Polkadotted Stripe
Ghetto Zaki Ibrahim
Party Girl Janelle Monae The Audition
To Be Yours Phonte Charity Starts at Home
Song Artist Album
Player's Anthem Junior M.A.F.I.A. Player's Anthem
Luggage Sidewalk Chalk Leaves
Reminisce Bilal/Mos Def/Common 1st Born Second
You Got Me High Calvin Richardson
Day 10 Ta-ku 50 Days For Dilla
Let's Pray Together J Dilla/Amp Fiddler Rebirth of Detroit
The Light Common Like Water For Chocolate
Strike Up The Band YahZarah The Ballad of Purple of St. James
L-O-V-E Joss Stone
Sir Duke Stevie Wonder Songs In The Key of Life
New York Times Bobbi Humphrey Satin Doll
War Hypnotic Brass Ensemble Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
Without You Lucy Pearl Lucy Pearl
Never Give You Up Raphael Saadiq The Way I See It
My Man Angie Stone/Floetry Stone Love
Angel Jose James While You Were Sleeping
Song Artist Album
Wake Up In Another Life Nicolay City Lights, Vol. 2: Shibuya
Afterglow Nicolay
'Til I Met Thee Cody ChesnuTT Landing On A Hundred
Maybe She'll Dream of Me (Pure P's Sky Hygh Remix) The Foreign Exchange +FE Music: The Reworks
Baby What You Do To Me Eric Lau/Tawiah Where To Go Now
Where To Go Now Eric Lau/Tawiah Where To Go Now
Another Day 4hero/Jill Scott Creating Patterns
Let Me In 4hero/Jill Scott Creating Patterns
Partners In Crime, Pt 2 The Internet Feel Good
Play Goapele Break of Dawn
In My Bed Amy Winehouse Frank
Cold Piece Melanie Fiona
SupaStar (Freddie Joachim Remix) Floetry/Common
Keep Your Head Up Laurnea

Rob Reinhart’s Essential Music: 6-6-15

June 6, 2015 on Rob Reinhart's Essential Music

A great new album from Detroit’s Chris Emmerson, plus the new thing from FFS, Brian Wilson tix and more!

Song Artist Album
Push Someone Chris Emmerson Chris Emmerson
Hard Time Seinabo Sey For Madeleine
Big Wheel Saun & Starr Look Closer
Save Me From Myself FFS FFS
Kiss Prince Parade
Windows Are Rolled Down Amos Lee Live At Red Rocks w/The Colorado Symphony
The King Must Die Elton John with The Melbourne Symphony Orchestra Live In Australia
FM Radio Dar Williams Emerald
Higher And Higher Galactic Into The Deep
Keep Going The Revivalists Men Amongst Mountains
All Your Favorite Bands Dawes All Your Favorite Bands
Bohemian Like You The Dandy Warhols Thirteen Tales From Urban Bohemia
Song Artist Album
Nothing But The Silence Striking Matches Nothing But The Silence
Somebody To Shove Soul Asylum Gracve Dancers Union
Pocketful Of Golden Robert Plant & The Sensational Space Shifters Lullabye and... The Ceaseless Roar
Katie Drew De Four Bartillery
Hoodie On Matt & Kim New Glow
Oh Delores Whitehorse Leave No Bridge Unburned
I'm Not Your Hero Tegan & Sara Heartthrob
Therapy Mary J. Blige The London Sessions
Unbelievers Vampire Weekend Modern Vampires Of the City
Lampshades On Fire Modest Mouse Strangers to Ourselves
Caught Up Jessica Hernandez & The Deltas Secret Evil
Jealous (I Ain't With It) Chromeo White Women
She's A Lady Tom Jones Reloaded - Graetest Hits
Bad As Me Tom Jones Acoustic Cafe in-studio performance
Song Artist Album
Let The Cool Goddess Run Away Clap Your Hands Say Yeah Clap Your Hands Say Yeah
Saturns Patterns Paul Weller Saturns Patterns
Lonesome Street Blur The Magic Whip
Dead Fox Courtney Barnett Sometimes I Sit and Think, And Sometimes I Just Sit
Comeback Town Dave Russell single only
Love And Mercy Brian Wilson Love And Mercy
Saturday Night Brian Wilson No Pier Pressure
The Denial Twist The White Stripes Get behind Me Satan
Rock & Roll Is Cold Matthew E. White Fresh Blood
Somewher Under Heaven Tom Petty Wildflowers - All The Rest
You Wreck Me Tom Petty Wildflowers
Fight The Power The Isley Brothers The Heat Is On
Funknroll Prince Plectrum Electrum

Modern Music Playlist June 5, 2015

June 6, 2015 on Modern Music

The best new and emerging sounds from the independent music scene.

Song Artist Album
Shake And Tremble Django Django Born Under Saturn
Poor Queen Thee Oh Sees Mutilator Defeated at Last
Together Or Alone Eternal Summers Gold And Stone
So Unaware Best Coast California Nights
Princess Castle 1987 Peach Kelli Pop Peach Kelli Pop III
Seperate Bedrooms Joanna Gruesome Peanut Butter
West Coast Love Affair Unrest Perfect Teeth
Laced The DMA's The DMA's
Let Me Get Higher Palaces Axiomatic/Let Me Get Higher
For The Boy Who Moved Away EDJ EDJ
Monster Movie Fred Thomas All Are Saved
Just Like Blood Sharon Van Etten I Don't Want To Let You Down E.P.
Last Year Jim O'Rourke Simple Songs
Fat City The Muggs Straight Up Boogaloo
Early Moon The Cave Singers Naomi
Song Artist Album
Mend My Ways The Sugar Clouds Partners Don't Do That...
Deceptacon Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas 7"
Bronze Head My Brightest Diamond I Had Grown Wild EP
Like Acid Rain Unknown Mortal Orchestra Multi-Love
Call Girl FFS (Franz Ferdinand and Sparks) FFS
Dreams (Come Back To Me) Michael Vidal Dream Center
Signs Valet Nature
Bugs Flyying Colours EP X2
The Neutral Sonic Youth Rather Ripped
Not Real Stealing Sheep Not Real
Miniskirt Braids Deep In The Iris
Belispeak Purity Ring Shrines
Journey Into Golden Valley Hush To Feel Small
Surrender Briana Marela All Around Us
Into The Night Strange Lot Another Mind

What Does Detroit Sound Like?

June 5, 2015

WDET and Doner are joining forces to record your ideas of what sounds are uniquely Detroit for Symphony in D.