Roy Ayers Tribute Mix

Roy Ayers, einer der wichtigsten Vertreter des Soul-Jazz  und des jazzigen Souls sowie des Funky Jazz und Funky Funk und und und, Wahl-New Yorker,  ist mit 71 Jahren immernoch aktiv unterwegs und gibt am 17. November in L.A. ein Tribute Konzert. Vlt. ist ja jemand vor Ort. Weswegen ich anrufe:

KCRW’s DJ Anthony Valadez mixed a 45 minute set of Roy Ayer’s greatest tracks interwoven with hip-hop tunes that sample his work. Valadez comments on the true scope of Ayer’s influence: “The inspiration for the mix simply came down to Roy Ayer’s influence as an artist and creative figure. His music has been recycled and embraced by various generations and to me that only demonstrates how ahead of his time this brother really is/was. This is something I have always known but it really struck me when I put the needle on the record in creating this mix.”

Tracklist:

Roy Ayers – We Live In Brooklyn Baby
Ge-Ology – Brooklyn (Instrumental)
Smif-N-Wessun – Homw Sweet Home
Dj Shadow – Hindsight
Roy Ayers – Red, Black and Green
X Clan – Raise The Flag
Roy Ayers – Aint Got Time
Black Star – Little Brother
CL Smooth & Pete Rock – Carmel City
Roy Ayers – Mystic Voyage
Dj Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince – Just Kicking It
Roy Ayers – The Boogie Back
Ultramagnetic MC’s – Funky (Original 12 Version)
Roy Ayers and Carl Clay – Shinning Symbol
Redman – Creepin’
Ramp – Daylight
A Tribe Called Quest – Bonita Applebum
Roy Ayers – Everybody Loves The Sunshine
Common – Book Of Life
Brand Nubian – Wake Up (Reprise In The Sunshine)
Roy Ayers – Searching
Erykah Badu – Searching (Live)
CL Smooth and Pete Rock – Searchin
Pharcyde – Passin’ Me By (Fly As Pie Remix)
Roy Ayers – Third Eye
The Roots – Proceed II (Feat Roy Ayers)

via buzzT & Testspiel & Winkel

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