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Hello and thank you for visiting NuDirections, an independent music-loving UK-based podcaster dedicated to a worldwide audience of open-minded music lovers, focusing on music that is so often overlooked by mainstream music channels that the world needs to hear. NuDirections releases a monthly music show on the first Saturday of each month that is also broadcast on Vandelay Radio, The monthly show is an overview of the music we love, and by putting out podcasts and the occasional guest mix throughout the month we can focus on specific areas of music in-depth. NuDirections brings together music from many different cultural, ethnic and diverse styles, Music that's both uncompromising and bold that can only be described by the generic name, Jazz. Every show links together new, favourites, standards, experimental, vintage, obscure and sometimes challenging music. Always searching for the extreme and hard-to-categorize sound, that has often fallen between the cracks. We started broadcasting on a community radio station in early 2020, and the response was so overwhelming that NuDirections moved to become an independent podcaster in January 2021. NuDirections shows and podcasts are now on 17 podcast platforms, with an online regular audience of 5000+ in 41 countries worldwide. Please enjoy the music we love. NuDirections

Hello and thank you for visiting NuDirections, an independent music-loving UK-based podcaster dedicated to a worldwide audience of open-minded music lovers, focusing on music that is so often overlooked by mainstream music channels that the world needs to hear. NuDirections releases a monthly music show on the first Saturday of each month that is also broadcast on Vandelay Radio, The monthly show is an overview of the music we love, and by putting out podcasts and the occasional guest mix throughout the month we can focus on specific areas of music in-depth. NuDirections brings together music from many different cultural, ethnic and diverse styles, Music that's both uncompromising and bold that can only be described by the generic name, Jazz. Every show links together new, favourites, standards, experimental, vintage, obscure and sometimes challenging music. Always searching for the extreme and hard-to-categorize sound, that has often fallen between the cracks. We started broadcasting on a community radio station in early 2020, and the response was so overwhelming that NuDirections moved to become an independent podcaster in January 2021. NuDirections shows and podcasts are now on 17 podcast platforms, with an online regular audience of 5000+ in 41 countries worldwide. Please enjoy the music we love. NuDirections

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United States

Description:

Hello and thank you for visiting NuDirections, an independent music-loving UK-based podcaster dedicated to a worldwide audience of open-minded music lovers, focusing on music that is so often overlooked by mainstream music channels that the world needs to hear. NuDirections releases a monthly music show on the first Saturday of each month that is also broadcast on Vandelay Radio, The monthly show is an overview of the music we love, and by putting out podcasts and the occasional guest mix throughout the month we can focus on specific areas of music in-depth. NuDirections brings together music from many different cultural, ethnic and diverse styles, Music that's both uncompromising and bold that can only be described by the generic name, Jazz. Every show links together new, favourites, standards, experimental, vintage, obscure and sometimes challenging music. Always searching for the extreme and hard-to-categorize sound, that has often fallen between the cracks. We started broadcasting on a community radio station in early 2020, and the response was so overwhelming that NuDirections moved to become an independent podcaster in January 2021. NuDirections shows and podcasts are now on 17 podcast platforms, with an online regular audience of 5000+ in 41 countries worldwide. Please enjoy the music we love. NuDirections

Language:

English


Episodes

NuDirections April 2021 Show

4/30/2021
Miles Mosley - Abraham Pe'z, Toshio Matsuura Group - Andalucia- - Tm Daydreamix Robert Glasper feat Erykah Badu - Afro Blue Soil & Pimp Sessions - A Love Supreme Pt II – Resolution N.E.R.D, Kelis - Lil' Suzy Motor City Drum Ensemble - Danilo Plessow Jackson Mathod – India Genevieve Dawson – Mountain Jeanne Lee – Sundance Blue Lab Beats, Moses Boyd, Nérija – Pineapple Kamaal Williams, Lauren Faith - Hold On Kellis feat Raphael Saadiq – Attention Chris Dave, Spacebunny - Highz n...

Duration:02:00:00

Just Jazz 3 - April 2021

4/24/2021
Alfa Mist – Galaxy Daymé Arocena - It's Not Gonna Be Forever Billy Bang - Sinawe Mandelas Harari - What's Happening Gretchen Parlato, Airto Moreira - Roy Allan Genevieve Dawson - Mountain Joe Armon-Jones - (To) Know Where You're Coming From Jackson Mathod – India Sun Ra & His Arkestra - Where Pathways Meet The Gondwana Orchestra, Dwight Trible - You've Got to Have Freedom Amanda Whiting - Messed Up Future Jazz Ensemble - XL Regular Astral Sorcery Belmondo Quintet - Prétexte

Duration:01:14:05

El Partido – Latin Vol 4

4/11/2021
Latin Salsa is music for dancing - Thrilling, fast-paced energy and hot-blooded - Born in the night clubs of the Bronx, Spanish Harlem and Brooklyn in the 70's - Enjoy the music. Cubismo – Morenita Alex Wilson - Oh Kuri Wuelfo - Si Te Tiras Quedas Luisito Quintero feat Hilton Ruiz - Quintero's Jam Long John Oliva - Rico Y Cubano RumbaCaliente - El Gato VS Volcano Aloe Blacc - Gente Ordinaria Andy & Larry Harlow - Calle Ocho La Excelcencia - La Salsa Y El Guanco Bobby Matos and his...

Duration:01:10:58

Monthly show looking at Jazz in the UK

4/3/2021
This month, NuDirections is Jazz from the UK – showcasing the exploding jazz scene from the new generation of very talented musicians and singers - their roots may have been in Garage, Jungle, Hip Hop, House, Dub and many more genres of music - this has all been brought to the Jazz platform and set it alight - I just can't wait for the lockdown to end. Ezra Collective - Dark Side Riddim - Extended intro Sons Of Kemet - My Queen Is Albertina Sisulu Nubiyan Twist - Tittle Tattle GoGo...

Duration:02:07:43

Thinking About Ry Cooder

3/29/2021
Ryland Peter Cooder is an American musician, songwriter, film score composer and record producer. He is a multi-instrumentalist but is best known for his slide guitar work, his interest in roots music from the United States, and his collaborations with traditional musicians from many countries. The virtuoso guitarist has been a musician other musicians have followed closely, and no popular musician has a broader or deeper catalogue. He has played songs so simple that they are hardly songs,...

Duration:01:06:12

El Partido – Latin Vol 3

3/27/2021
Pete Rodriguez - I Like it Like That - Aaron Jerome Remix Fruko Y Sus Tesos, Piper Pimienta - A la Memoria del Muerto Willie Bobo - La Descarga Del Bobo Joe Cuba Sextet - El Ratón Wuelfo - Si Te Tiras Quedas Joey Pastrana and His Orchestra - Dance Donna Latin Tempo - La Semana Del Loco Los Corraleros De Majagual, Eliseo Herrera - La Burrita Louie Ramirez And His Conjunto Chango - Rush Hour In Hong Kong Ray Barretto - Acid Roberto Roena Y Su Apollo Sound - Como Te Hago...

Duration:01:08:22

Tokyo Dawn

3/18/2021
NuDirections first podcast of Jazz from Japan vol 1 Fumio Itabashi – Macumbaled Hajime Yoshizawa – Yoake-Dawn Toshio Matsuura group - LM11 Terumasa Hino Sextet - Be And Know SOIL & PIMP SESSIONS - Quartz And Chronometer Takuya Kuroda - Fly Moon Die Soon Hajime Yoshizawa, Navasha Daya – Celebration Hiromi – Spark Takeo Yamashita - A Touch of Japanese Tone

Duration:01:10:04

Crate Diggin

3/18/2021
The first in our series of Podcasts 'Crate Diggin' looking at some forgotten gems from the 70s and 80s Rance Allen Group - Peace of Mind - Extended Intro Eddoe Hazel - California Dreaming Gene Harris – As Funk Inc - Memphis Underground Natalie Cole - Annie May Gary Bartz - Music is My Sanctuary Bunky Green - Funk A'int the Word Cannonball Adderley - Walk Tall Pleasure - No Matter What Gary Bartz - Dr Follows Dance The Blackbyrds - Spaced Out Maze feat Frankie Beverly Ron...

Duration:01:12:10

Flavours of Fusion Vol 1 - John McLaughlin

3/12/2021
John McLaughlin - English-born guitar virtuoso and bandleader who is highly energetic, eclectic, inventive, proficient in many styles of play and his soloing is beyond belief, has made him one of the most popular and influential jazz-rock musicians. John McLaughlin - New York On My Mind Al Di Meola, John McLaughlin, Paco de Lucía - Mediterranean Sundance & Rio Ancho John McLaughlin, Mahavishnu Orchestra - You Know, You Know John McLaughlin-Shankar Mahadevan-Zakir Hussain Kabir Is That So...

Duration:01:16:22

NuDirections March 2021

3/5/2021
Blue Nouveaux - Obscurity Nils Landgren Funk Unit – 5000 Miles A Love Supreme (Skinnerbox Rework) Teen Daze – Spring Takuya Kuroda - Fly Moon Die Soon Coconut Sabre – INOYAMALAND Alfa Mist - Keep On Lutan Fyah – Bossman The Naturals - Voyage to Atlantis Nabowa - Rise (Kuniyuki Remix) Nubya Garcia - The Message Continues - Mark de Clive-Lowe Remix Cleveland Eaton - All Your Lover, All Day, All Night The Brother Moves On – Umthandazo Wamagenge Pharoah Sanders - Prince of...

Duration:02:28:36

Muziki Kutoka Afrika – vol. 2

2/24/2021
Music from Africa – Vol 2 – wonderful music from South Africa to Algeria to west coast salsa to east coast Ethiopian jazz - Enjoy Busi Mhlongo - Uganga Nge Ngane King Sunny Aday – Dance Kingdom afrocks – Ichikabachikaano Richard Bono - Bisso Baba Abdullah Ibrahim - Dollar Brand - Whoza Mtwana African Salsa 09 Bulga All Stars - This is Bulga in Both Parts Bep Kororoti & Akin – Ijotiya African Salsa 08 Ethiopian Quintet - Mascaram Setaba Safy Boutella – Mejnoun Oumou Sangaré -...

Duration:01:16:18

Thinking about Joe Zawinul – his music is just astounding - Enjoy

2/22/2021
Joe Zawinul – intro Joe Zawinul – Bimoya Joe Zawinul - All About Simon Joe Zawinul - Cafe Andalusia Joe Zawinul - Familiar To Me Joe Zawinul - Scarlet Woman Joe Zawinul - Orient Express Joe Zawinul – Waraya Joe Zawinul - Brown Street (Big Band) Joe Zawinul – Chabiba Joe Zawinul - Badia & Boogie Woogie Waltz

Duration:01:14:56

Luv Dub - Some Dub and Reggae – why not – it’s about time - Enjoy

2/19/2021
Koffee ft. Buju Banton- Pressure (Remix) Morgan Heritage - Tell Me How Come Linval Thompson - Jah Jah Is the Conqueror Nat Birchil - Ancient Wisdom - Sounds Almighty + Al Breadwinner Producer Black Savage - Burning Desire Nas & Damian Marley - As We Enter (Edit) Junior Delgardo Enstella Chewashie Digital Torono Scene - P Allen - Fisherman (2) Stand High Patrol – Blues Lord Echo - thinking off you Jah Levi & The Higher Reasoning – Version Scientist - Taxi to Baltimore Dub Lutan...

Duration:01:07:35

Just Jazz 4 - Our respectful nod to the loss of the massive talent, Chick Corea,

2/18/2021
My respectful nod to the loss of the massive talent, Chick Corea, with 3 pieces of ‘Live’ recorded music to showcase the talent, skill and musical ability of Chick and Return to Forever – Return to Forever play live ‘Romantic Warrior’. The title track of the album of the same name, that completely changed my perception of music – then Chick playing solo on a piano his stunningly beautiful take of Stevie Wonders ‘Pastime Paradise’ - Finishing the Podcast with Return to Forever playing their...

Duration:01:05:14

Guest Mix - Aqlex Tuckerwood

2/12/2021
NuDirections ( https://www.nudirections.net/ ) Guest mix from Alex Gray who hosts ''The Re-Up'', a monthly show on RTM, FM always a lively blend of disco, soul, afrobeat, funk and dance. Pushing the chairs aside he makes the dancefloors where you stand, then get down to it. An hour of energy, love and positivity. follow me on Mixcloud @thealexgray

Duration:00:27:40

NuDirections Feb 2021 - looking at the astounding debut album ‘As We Stand’ from the Harpist Tori Handsley

2/7/2021
Tori Handsley, Ruth Goller, Moses Boyd - Rivers of Mind Matthew Halsall, The Gondwana Orchestra - Badder Weather (feat. Josephine Oniyama) SAULT – Wildfires Grandbrothers - All the Unknown Ali Farka Touré, Ry Cooder - Diaraby (with Ry Cooder) Navasha Daya – The Liberation Song (with Gary Bartz) The Last Poets - Tribute to Obabi Tori Handsley, Ruth Goller, Moses Boyd - What's in a Tune Ivo Meirelles & Funk N Lata - Baile Funk Medley Luis Carlos Vinhas - Ye Mele Lizz Wright - This...

Duration:02:59:43

Brazilian Beatz - Our first Brazilian Beatz Podcast

1/16/2021
Juca Chaves - Take Me Back to Pioui (Dubben Mix.1) Bebeto – Flaengao Beatfanaticc - Jagando Capoeira Djavan – Serrado Airto Moreira - Celebration Suite Ney De Cadstro – Bo-fu-ca-da Sarah Vaughan - Make This City Ours Tonight Azymuth - Vôo sobre o horizonte Dom Salvador – Barumba Gilberto Gil - Toda Menina Baiana Orladivo - Onde a Meu Amor J. Benn & Toquinho - Carolina Carol Bela Orquestra de Berimbaus do Morro do Querosene - Embala Água Ivo Meirelles & Funk N Lata - Baile Funk...

Duration:01:03:14

Just Jazz 3

1/14/2021
Sarah Webster Fabio - Together-To the Tune of Coltrane's Equinox Terry Callier - Fix the Blame Nubya Garcia The Message Continues – Source Taylor McFerrin, Bobby McFerrin, Cesar Camargo Marino – Invisible-visible Richard Earnshaw – Rise Marchio Bossa - Why Not Captain Planet - New Story Brian Blade Fellowship - Variations of a Bloodline Ali Farka Touré, Ry Cooder - Diaraby (with Ry Cooder) Felbm – Filatelie SAULT – Wildfires Stimming x Lambert - The Little Giant THE TAKE VIBE...

Duration:01:18:36

Special - Guest Mix - Daniel Alejandro

1/12/2021
No Levantarnos - Dandara Miki Gonzales - Waman (cumbia Refix) Monkey and Turtle edit - Victor Norman Victor Jara - Duerme, Duerme Negrito (Billy Caso Edit) Rodrigo Gallardo - Guerrero del Día (Derrok Remix) Zuma Dionys - Furyosa Cumbia Afrodisiaca

Duration:00:30:27

NuDirections Jan 2021 - First of 2021 - Giving a rewind to our first year playing music for you

1/11/2021
Jazztronik – Samurai JohnnyHammond Smith - Los Conquistadores Chocolates – Gears Róisín Murphy - Murphy's Law – Edit Busi Mhlongo - Uganga Nge Ngane Kokoroko - Baba Ayoola Theo Parrish Feat Maurissa Rose - This is for you African Salsa – White Label The Gondwana Orchestra, Dwight Trible- You've Got to Have Freedom Ambient Jazz Ensemble - Nataraja, Pts. I, II & III Ambient Jazz Ensemble - Break The Night With Silence Jarrod Lawson - Be the Change Undisputed Truth - Ball of...

Duration:03:00:00