Wednesday, April 28, 2010

WRFB: Radio Free Brooklyn (Take 2)

What's good people!

Tonight was test show #2 for WRFB: Radio Free Brooklyn and it was another banger! We were without Rob Fields tonight, but he was with in spirit and he will be back in effect for the official launch next Tuesday May 4th.

My theme for tonight was "Covers." I happen to own some pretty incredible cover tunes by unsuspecting artists. Some of the joints I played many of you know and love, but I pulled out a few rare gems. Check the full play list below.

Remember there are so many ways to be in touch with us at WRFB. We are on Twitter, Skype and we have our own blog as well. I'll be posting the link to the show later this week so you can all tune in. I can't forget to shout out Brooklyn Movie Labs because they are the ones that made this all possible. Don't forget that I'm on twitter as well and I'll begin tweeting during the show next Tuesday. So keep up! I'll leave all the links below.
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Without further ado, here is the latest play list in order of artist, song, album it's from (if I could find it) and original artist. Enjoy and see you next Tuesday from 7-11pm.

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April 27th, 2010 WRFB Test #2 Radio Playlist

1. D’Angelo - "She’s Always in My Hair" on the Scream 2 soundtrack (Prince)

2. Señor Coconut - "Smooth Operator" on Fiesta Songs (Sade)

3. Willis - "Word Up" on Rewind! 4 (Cameo)

4. Fancy - "I Was Made to Love Him" on Turns You On (Stevie Wonder)

5. Me’Shell Ndegeocello - "Who Is He and What is He to You?" on Peace Beyond Passion (Bill Withers)

6. Ben Gibbard - "Girls Just Wanna Have Fun" (Cyndi Lauper)

7. Bobby McFerrin - "The Sunshine of Your Love" on Simple Pleasures (CREAM)

8. Maxayn - "You Can’t Always Get What You Want" on Maxayn (The Rolling Stones)

9. Ellen McIllwaine - "Higher Ground" on The Real Ellen McIllwaine/Everybody Needs It (Stevie Wonder)

10. Pyeng Threadgill - "Close to Me" on Of the Air (The Cure)

11. Feist - "Inside and Out" on Let it Die (The Bee Gees)

12. Jose Feliciano - "Light My Fire" on Light My Fire (The Doors)

13. Rare Silk - "Red Clay" on New Weave (Freddie Hubbard)

14. Allison Krause - "9 to 5" on Just Because I'm a Woman: The Songs of Dolly Parton (Dolly Parton)

15. Nina Simone - "Here Comes the Sun" on Here Comes the Sun (The Beatles)

16. Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings - "This Land is Your Land" on Naturally (Woodie Guthrie)


  1. ah! what great covers, indeed! my favorite is d'angelo's cover because i'm such a fan of him and prince.
    great job, shelley! much success to this wonderful project you're launching!

  2. On behalf of each of us at SSAS, we congratulate you Shelley on this wonderful endeavor and we are happy to support you in any way we can.

    Embracing Your Success,
    The SSAS Team