Sunday, January 29, 2012

David Holmes - Essential Mix of The Year [1997]

David Holmes - Essential mix of the year '1997, picked by Zane Low as his all-time best, so good it spawned an actual CD release, this mix truly is a classic.
Holmes's choice: Northern soul, psychedelic funk and hip hop together with Chris Caul's scratching makes for a 2 hour sonic treat.
Originally broadcast on UK's BBC Radio 1 15th June 1997, this version was the repeat on 31st december 1997 after winning essential mix of the year.

David Holmes - Essential Mix of The Year '1997 by djmixes

Track list:

Nancy Wilson - Ode To Billie Joe
Lou Rawls - For What Its Worth
Marlena Shaw - California Soul
Ike and Tina Turner - Bold Soul Sister
Bill Doggett - Honky Tonk
James Brown - Shhhh….For A Little While
The Other Brothers - Hole In The Wall
James Brown - Boogaloo
Trinidad Steel Drummers - Cissy Strut
Serge Gainsbourg - En Melody
Vigon - Frozen Steak Popcorn
Storr and Things - Sounds Of The City Experience
Quincy Jones - Up Against The Wall
Wess & The Airedales - Blackout
Johnny Jones and The King Casuals - Purple Haze
Robin Orchestra - Sex Machine
Beginning Of The End - When She Made Me Promise
Damn Sam The Miracle Man - Smash
Jimmy Smith - Root Down
Ray Brown - Coming and Going
Billy Paul - East
Tammi Lynn - Light My Fire
Marlena Shaw - Woman Of The Ghetto
Dave Pike - I Got The Feeling
Googie Rene Combo - Smokey Joes La La
Ray Barretto - Soul Drummers
Ray Barretto - Right On
Joe Bataan - Latin Strut
Harlem River Drive - Seeds Of Life
Mandingo - Black Rite
Dick Hyman - Give It Up Or Turnit Loose
Ananda Shankar - Streets Of Calcutta
John Schroeder - Light My Fire
Jimi Hendrix - Crosstown Traffic