Simon Taylor and the Sundowners , previously known as Lullaby Rhumbas, provide a sophisticated sassy blend of Latin/jazz and I feel some blues to their sophisticated mix of music. Check out their sound on Soundcloud and why not pick up some music on Bandcamp. Catch Simon and the Sundowners at the Boiler House Steamer event on June 7 and view more info /media re the band by clicking on their entries on the playlist!
Playlist for June 2014 Newcastle Roots Music Radio
Artist: Track: Album (click for more info/media)
Bella Hardy: Sleeping Beauty:Battleplan
The Bills:Not the End:Yes Please
Simon Taylor and the Sundowners:Continental Girl
Matt Stalker and Fables:Wildfire Smiles:Knots
Uday Bhawalker::Raga Jog-Alap: A Dhrupad Recital
Pierre Bensusan:L’alchemiste:Encore (Live)
Side Café Orkestar: Garden of Eden
Rebecca Pronsky:Hard Times:Viewfinder
Dom and the Ikos: Mardi Gras in New Orleans
Simon Taylor and the Sundowners: Gigolo Daddy: Continental Girl
Paul Handyside:Still Time Away:Wayward Son
Holly Taymar and Christopher Bilton:We Move in Different Ways:Never Winter Mind-Part Two
Hollis Brown: Doghouse Blues:Ride on the Train
Yolanda Brown: TokYo Sunset: April Showers May Flowers
Christopher Evans/Django a la Creole: Farewell Blues: Django a la Creole
Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band: Clap Your Hands: The Wages
Martin Stephenson:Running Water: Boat to Bolivia
Tom McConville:Dave's the Mann/Two Paddioes Back to Scotswood
My Darling Clementine: 100,00 Words: How Do You Plead?
Simon Taylor and the Sundowners: King of Barca: Continental Girl
Son Yambu: Cuarto de Tula
La Mecanica Popular: Ella la Decia: La Mecanica Popular
Alessandro Leao:Boa Hora (Yukicito Remix)
Ondatropica: Locomotora Borracha
Links mentioned in the show:
Jumpin'Hot Jamboree: 20-22 June
VAMOS Festival: 6-22 June
Coda Music, Edinburgh (Independent Roots/Folk/World Music Store)
The next Newcastle Roots Music Radio is out on July 2nd. My next new show is June Roots of the World Show. It goes out at 1700 GMT on Hive Radio and later on Mixcloud, including via this website.
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