The Show Title is is required.
with Matty Dread
Bringin' the beats that move your feets. Using legends such as James Brown, Aretha Franklin, Stevie Wonder, The Meters, Otis Redding, Al Green and Curtis Mayfield as a center of gravity, The Soul Funky Train also visits contemporary leaders such as Sharon Jones, JJ Grey and Michael Franti among others. Funk and Soul are broadly interpreted to include everything from swing and doo wop to blues, rock and jazz. We even go off the board entirely to indulge in the guilty pleasures of straight up pop candy. You don't need no baggage, just get on board.
For more than 14 years Matty has been treating community radio listeners to the best soul, funk, r’n
Sound reaches us across time and space. It travels from the moment the musician creates it to the ear and heart of the listener. The sounds of the world are available to us today in magical texture of possibilities. Sound can carry us away,, it can make us reflect or dance, it affords us great beauty. Sound is a gift.
An hour of Acoustic, Electronic, New Age, Ambient, World and Space Music, offered since ~1985 from 0800-0900, immediately preceding "JAZZ FOR THE COMMON MAN".