The Progressive Underground Show 182 feat. MALIK ALSTON

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On tonight’s episode of The Progressive Underground, we interview producer/composer/singer/multi-instrumentalist MALIK ALSTON and bump tracks from his musical discography. We also play music from Fela Kuti, Frits Wentink, Erykah Badu, Gina Breedlove, Vikter Duplaix, Unforscene, Dwele, Pirahnahead & Diviniti, Yolanda Johnson, Fertile Ground, Monica Blaire and so many more!  

We explore the outer reaches of electronica by way of deep house, techno, future soul, nu-jazz, b-sides and rare grooves.  We go from 8-11 pm EST on 101.9 WDET and


Song Artist Album
Shakara Fela Ransome-Kuti & The Africa '70 Shakara
In Your Eyes BadBadNotGood feat. Charlotte Day Wilson IV
Shrewd Frits Wentink Family Dinner EP
Sharpness Jamie Woon Making Time
Celebration of Oggun (Trinidadian Deep Remix) Sunslightsquare 12" single
Island Girl Full Crate feat. Bluey Robinson 12" single
Take A Chance (Kai Alce Original Mix) Kai Alcé Featuring Rico & Kafele Bandele 12" single
Nineyards Javeon Show Me Something EP
Let Them Talk Geraldo Pino & The Heartbeats Let's Have A Party
Change Monodeluxe feat. Jaidene Veda 12" single
2000 AD Erykah Badu Mama's Gun
Conch (Original Mix) Spiritchaser 12" single
The Conservation of Energy Vanishing Twin 12" single
Most Beautiful Girl Online Jrod Indigo 12" single
Feelin' It The Delta Rhythm Section Old School Classics
Song Artist Album
Crying For Love (Ezel Quisqueya Soul Bonus Beats) Manoo & Francois A Feat. Dyanna Fearon 12" single
Free to Be Me Gina Breedlove Steel: Music From And Inspired By The Motion Picture
Dangerous Unforscene Fingers And Thumbs
Let Me In (Remixed) Malik Alston feat. Soul Science & Gerald Mitchell 12" single
Electric Love Vikter Duplaix International Affairs V1.0
Toothbrush DNCE Swaay
Want You Tonight (Justin Harris Mix) Mateos & Matos 12" single
Tell Me Malik Alston feat. Maurissa Rose 12" single
Without You Dwele Subject
Let It Go Vick Lavender feat. Diviniti/Pirahnahead 12" single
Lovely Malik Alston & Pierre Anthony 12" single
Promise Me Love Malik Alston feat. Laronn Dolley 12" single
Song Artist Album
Don't Play Games Nite Funk Nite Funk
Doing Dirty Yolanda Johnson Violet Flowers
Where Do We Go Sweet Coffee Face to Face
Phaedra's Flight Positive Flow Flowlines
Can't Wait Jill Scott Woman
Take Me Higher Fertile Ground feat. Navasha Daya Remixed
Breathe In, Breathe Out Monica Blaire Portraits of Me
Another New Day Jazzanova In Between
Rise Seek Journey Into Day
Forever Night Rick Wade Quantum Expression
Hurricanes (DJ Hen Boogie Mix) Vanessa Daou Joe Sent Me
Skipping Stones King Britt feat. Alison Moyet Re-Members Only
African Mermaid Djeff feat. Tantra Zawadi 12" single
So Long Nicola Kramer The Other Side
TKG 1977 Perspectives EP

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About the Author

Chris Campbell

Host/Producer, The Progressive Underground

Host/journalist/DJ/producer with a deep interest in curating Detroit’s rich music scene and presenting it to the world-at-large.   Follow @cambeaux

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