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Joe Kelley Radio Playlist April 6th 2021

Talking Heads – Girlfriend Is Better Tomi Jenkins – Life To Remember Prince – Groovy Potential Steve Arrington – Hump To The Bump Stevie Wonder- I Love You Too Much Fela Kuti – Zombie Maceo Parker – Soul Power Chocolate Milk – Action Speaks Louder Than Words Burning Spear – Soul The Time – Trendin’…

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Episode 75: Prince and The Revolution Guitarist Dez Dickerson

Dez Dickerson is a phenomenal guitarist and songwriter. He was an original member of Prince’s band The Revolution and played guitar with Prince from 1979 to 1983. He appeared in the movie Purple Rain playing his solo song “Modernaire”. His band was named Modernaires and went on tour with Billy Idol. Dickerson later went on…

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Joe Kelley Radio Playlist March 25th 2021

Jimmy “Bo” Horne – Spank Janelle Monae – Make Me Feel The Record Company – Baby I’m Broken Madhouse – Six The Friends of Distinction – Going In Circles Judith Hill – The Pepper Club Paul Brown – Listen Up Huey Lewis and the News- Her Love Is Killin’ Me The S.O.S. Band – Take…

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Joe Kelley Radio Playlist March 20th 2021

Title – Artist Vivrant Thing – Q-Tip Make Room For Me – Jonathan Butler Down – Tamika Nicole PC Munoz – PC Munoz Future Soul Song – Prince This Space Is All Mine – Kristi Martel My Baby Just Cares For Me – Krystle Dos Santos Lovefool – Kat Edmonson Urban Soul – Steve Wallace…

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Episode 68: Record Industry Executive Jacqui Thompson (Prince, Paisley Park)

Jacqui Thompson has been a recording industry executive for more than two decades, working on projects with Prince, Carlos Santana, Outkast, Chaka Khan, and Larry Graham, among others. In 1996, Jacqui was hired at Paisley Park Studios to oversee all 1-800-NEW-FUNK merchandising and to help produce Mayte’s dance company, Around the World in a Day….

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Episode 66: St. Paul Peterson (The Time, fDeluxe, The Family) Interview

PrincediscoveredPaul Peterson, aka “St Paul,” at the age of 17. He enlisted him as a keyboard player in“The Time”for the movie“Purple Rain.” Paul took the lead vocalist spot in the Prince produced group“The Family”before becoming a solo artist and scoring hits forMCAandAtlantic Records. St. Paul has recorded, toured or written withSteve Miller,Peter Frampton,Daryl Hall,Prince,George Benson,Oleta…

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Episode 62: Drummer Michael Bland (Soul Asylum, Prince and the New Power Generation) Interview Part Two

Minneapolis drummer Michael Bland is a legend in the music business. Perhaps best known as drummer with Prince and the New Power Generation, he has been a member of Soul Asylum for 17 years. HIs collaborations include Chaka Khan, Maxwell, George Benson, George Benson, Paul Westerberg, Dr. Mambo’s Combo, Jef Lee Johnson, Sons of Almighty…

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Episode 61: Drummer Michael Bland (Soul Asylum, Prince and the New Power Generation) Interview

Minneapolis drummer Michael Bland is a legend in the music business. Perhaps best known as drummer with Prince and the New Power Generation, he has been a member of Soul Asylum for 17 years. HIs collaborarions include Chaka Khan, Maxwell, George Benson, George Benson, Paul Westerberg, Dr. Mambo’s Combo, Jef Lee Johnson, Sons of Almighty…

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Episode 50: Bassist Rhonda Smith (Prince and the NPG, Jeff Beck)

With an enviable career that has spanned over two decades, it is no surprise that Rhonda hails from musical lineage. Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, the family moved to the French and Jazz-influenced Montreal while Rhonda was still a child. There, she was surrounded by the sounds of piano riffs, her mother’s instrument of choice,…

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Episode 49: Funk Rocker Morris Mills Interview

Morris Lee Mills (born June 10,Greenville,Texas , United States) is an American,rock andfunk singer-songwriter. For Black musicians “Rock” is a 4 letter word. The music genre of Rock has a handful of engineering craftsmen who have taken ownership in the art from while being members of the African-American culture. To be Black & a Rock…

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