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The Long Way Home with Kris Holmes

WFMU

20 years of dusty fingers, frayed cuticles, & upper respiratory infections — from record digging and DJing around the globe — coalesces into a 2-hour journey through Rhythm & Blues, Soul, Funk, Jazz, Blues, Latin, Rock & Roll, and all points in between. Your speakers will be head-nodding, toe-tapping & even two-stepping to this vintage 45rpm party in no time. Hear favorite songs you didn't know were your favorites, aural treats & record-world problems from the vinyl side of life.

20 years of dusty fingers, frayed cuticles, & upper respiratory infections — from record digging and DJing around the globe — coalesces into a 2-hour journey through Rhythm & Blues, Soul, Funk, Jazz, Blues, Latin, Rock & Roll, and all points in between. Your speakers will be head-nodding, toe-tapping & even two-stepping to this vintage 45rpm party in no time. Hear favorite songs you didn't know were your favorites, aural treats & record-world problems from the vinyl side of life.
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Location:

East Orange, NJ

Networks:

WFMU

Description:

20 years of dusty fingers, frayed cuticles, & upper respiratory infections — from record digging and DJing around the globe — coalesces into a 2-hour journey through Rhythm & Blues, Soul, Funk, Jazz, Blues, Latin, Rock & Roll, and all points in between. Your speakers will be head-nodding, toe-tapping & even two-stepping to this vintage 45rpm party in no time. Hear favorite songs you didn't know were your favorites, aural treats & record-world problems from the vinyl side of life.

Language:

English


Episodes

Episode from Dec 5, 2017

12/6/2017
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Soul Lee - "I Need You" The Progressors - "I'm So Lonely" Frankie Newsome - "Last Bus From Tupelo" Tyrone Davis - "You Wouldn't Believe" Joe Simon - "To Lay Down Beside You" Four Tops w/Lee Moses & The Disciples - "Reach Out (I'll Be There)" [I always wondered what this would sound like so I threw it together quickly.] The Golden Toadstools - "Silly Savage" Soul Brothers Six - "Drive" BB King - "So Excited" Etta James - "Tighten Up Your Own Thing" Cold Blood - "Shop Talk" Tommy...

Duration: 02:03:45


Episode from Nov 28, 2017

11/29/2017
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The Motions - "Beatle Drums" The Mighty Wonders - "Nothing But Love In God's Water" The Sweet Brothers - "My Life Will Be Sweeter" The Dixie Hummingbirds - "You Don't Have Nothing" Milton Marlin - "Here I Yam" Sam Baker - "Tossin' And Turnin'" Johnny Williams - "Breaking Point" Soul Survivors - "Still Got My Head" Chester Randle's Soul Senders - "Take A Little Nip" Bo Diddley - "Pollution" Johnnie Taylor - "Friday Night" Frank Howard & The Continentals - "Do What You Wanna...

Duration: 02:08:21


Episode from Nov 21, 2017

11/22/2017
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Gene Wilson & His Genies - "Love Love Love D-R-E-A-M" The Intruders - "Jefferie's Rock" Ben Harper & The Cincos - "Here Comes My Gal" Arthur Alexander - "Baby Baby" Hannibal - "I Think We've Met Before" Joe-L - "(I'm Not Gonna Be) Worried" Willie Mitchell - "Barefootin'" Otis Redding - "Shake" Four Gents - "Soul Sister" Alvin Christy - "I'm So Proud (To Be a Man)" James Hunter - "If I Only Knew" Jessie Hill - "My Love" The Moments - "Not On The Outside" The Intruders - "So Glad...

Duration: 02:08:20


Episode from Nov 14, 2017

11/14/2017
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The Holidays - "Watch Out Girl" Toussaint McCall - "My Love Is A Guarantee" Pieces Of Eight - "Party Time" The King Pins - "You're Using Me" The Emotions - "I Can't Stand No More Heartaches" Warren Storm - "So Long So Long" The Four Sportsmen - "Pitter Patter" Amos Milburn - "Soft Pillow" Don Gardner & Dee Dee Ford - "I Need Your Lovin'" The Dartells - "Hot Pastrami" Malo - "Latin Bugaloo" Nelson Feliciano/Kito Velez - "Me Duele El Corazon" Earth Wind & Fire - "Evil" Charles...

Duration: 02:08:39