Filling in for a busy Johnny D this week, Rocket Ship’s d.j. cozy little takes you around the world, from Jamaica (Glen Brown, Twinkle Bros.) to Brazil (São Paolo Ska Jazz, Sergio Mendez) to Russia (Cabernet Deneuve, St. Petersburg Ska-Jazz Review) to Australia (Jamaica’s Skatalites’ most recent!) to Japan (Little Tempo, Shiina Ringo) and beyond (International Observer)!
-Hull, Dakota Dave / New Shirt / New Shirt / Arabica / 3:58
-Holiday, Billie / Sunny Side of the Street / Lady Day (1939-1944): The Sixteen Original Commodore Interpretations / TriStar Music / 3:03
-Poole, Charlie the North Carolina Ramblers / Ramblin’ Blues / You Ain’t Talkin’ To Me / Sony / 3:07
-Morton, Jelly Roll / Beale Street Blues / The Jelly Roll Morton Centennial / RCA / 3:15
-Lang, Eddie / Church Street Sobbin’ Blues / Lang and Venuti / JSP / 3:02
Another strange, heavy, dubwise mix inna Echo Chamber. New dub with a heavy African jazz groove from the Red Earth Collective; the Mondomix “Free Lapiro” benefit compilation and the “World Consciousness Unification Project – V.1” were among the new items.