Astral Traveling

Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Past guests: Phil Ranelin, Micheal White, Brian Auger, Miguel Atwood Ferguson, Rob-Swift, Kid Named Miles, DJ Nobody, Derf Reklaw, Dwight Tribble, Lee Fields, Wunmi, Orgone, Hot 8 Brass Band, Bernard "Pretty" Purdie, Teppo Mäkynen, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Tre Hardson, Jungle Fire, Chris Haycock(DO-Over), Carlos Nino, Cut Chemist, Whiskey Barons.

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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

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Episode Archive

Astral Traveling on 07/14/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 07/14/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 06/30/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 06/30/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 06/23/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 06/23/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 06/16/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 06/16/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 06/09/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 06/09/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 06/02/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 06/02/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 05/26/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 05/26/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Interview with Whiskey Barons

Join DJ Sesqui host of "Astral Traveling" this Sunday as we speak and listen to the dynamic duo Whiskey Barons. Hailing from Boston, DJ Bosq and The Bogart have been scorching up dance floors around the world with their tasteful remixes from Stevie Wonder, Fania All-Stars and Marvin Gaye just to name a few. Also well get a glimpse into their new upcoming original work and they will give us some thoughts on their flavorful studio techniques. DJ Standing 8 will be bringing in some Whiskey Barons heat as well as mixing fine dance cuts to add to this fun-filled funkified fat Sunday!

Astral Traveling on 05/12/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 05/12/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Izzie Wise live on Astral Traveling

Join DJ Sesqui of Astral Traveling this Sunday as we speak and listen to the energized flavor of Izzy Wise! Part of the famed Afrolicious collective this producer, musician, DJ and so much more will be throwing down a live set. Tinges of  reggae, afrobeat, funk, rock, hip hop, klezmer, embeded in a pool of bass will be released by this San Fransican for your listening pleasure.

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Astral Traveling on 05/05/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 05/05/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Scandinavian Special/Interview with Teppo Mäkynen

Join DJ Sesqui host of Astral Traveling and Tah Rei as we interview the great Finnish drummer/producer Teppo Mäkynen. Well talk about his stint with Nu Spitit Helsinki, Jo Stance and the oustanding solo release Universal Four/Teddy Rok Seven. Insight on the Scandinavian jazz soul scene and much more will be revealed through this humble but powerful artist. Along with the interview Tah Rei and Sesqui will be bringing out the finest soul,funk and jazz music that this hidden Nordic region has to offer!

Astral Traveling on 04/28/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 04/28/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.


June 9 Astral Traveling

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 06/09/2013

the Automagic Archive was taking a sunday stroll, enjoying the weather, and not working! here's audio you may have missed

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Astral Traveling playlist for 11/09/2014

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Astral Traveling
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David AxelrodHoly ThursdaySong of InnocenceCapitol
Emanuel K. Rahim & The KahliqsAl HaggTotal SubmissionCobblestone
Jungle FireCulebroTropicosoNacional Records
Los ElegantesYo Quiero Estar BailandoLos ElegantesSuper Sonido
Lito Barrientos Y Sus OrquestraAquiLito En New YorkFonica
Mongo SantamariaCoyuldeSantamariaVaya
Jungle FireVillage HustleTropicosoNacional Records
Jungle FireTokuta - Sesqui Rework
Dove DriverFlash Mob
RasaQuestions In My MindEverything You See Is MeGovinda Records
Side EffectMake You Mine12"Electra
Wayne Talbert & The Melting PotSuddenlyDues To PayPulsar Records
Freda PayneMothers Misery Favorite ChildReaching OutInvinctus Records
Jorge BenMinha Estrela e do OrienteA Banda Do Ze PretinhoSon Livre
Calvin KeysAunt LovelyProceed With CautionBlack Jazz
Jhon WoodUntil GoodbyeUntil GoodbyeLos Angeles
Jungle FireComencemosTropicosoNacional Records
Pete Rodriguez Y Su ConjuntoYa LlegoLatin BoogalooAllegre
Los ElegantesSiento AmarteLos ElegantesSuper Sonido

Astral Traveling playlist for 11/02/2014

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Astral Traveling
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Jack wilsonsoft summer rainSong For My DaughterBlue Note
medeski martin and woodUninvisibleUninvisibleBlue Note
Bobby HutcersonMountain CaravanLinger LaneBlue Note
Horace SilverWont You Open Up your SensesThe United States Of Mind - Phase 2Blue Note
Bobby HumphreySan Francisco NightsSatin DollBlue Note
Chico HamiltonAbdullah And AbrahmPegrenationsBlue Note
Lonnie SmithSon Of Ice BagThink!Blue Note
Blue MitchellBlue DashikiBantu VillageBlue Note
Wayne ShorterWitch HuntSpeak No EvilBlue Note
The Three SoundsFeverVibrationsBlue Note
Jose JamesTroubleNo beginning No endBlue Note
Saint GermaineLand Of...TouristBlue Note
easy Mo Bee/Horace SilverThe Sophisicated HippieThe New GrooveBlue Note
Lee MorganNight FlightBlue Break BeatsBlue Note
Gregory PorterLiquid SpiritLiquid SpiritBlue Note
J Dilla /Brother Jack McDuffOblighettoBlue Note RevisitedBlue Note
Robert Glasper ExperimentLet It RideBlack Radio 2Blue Note
DimSumz Laying Down the Blue Note Gems On Vinyl!!! Happy 75th Blue Note!

Astral Traveling playlist for 10/26/2014

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Astral Traveling
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Bobby ByrdBack from the Dead45 SingleRCA
Screamin' Jay HawkinsLittle Demon45 SingleOkeh
Gary "Spider" WebbThe Cave45 SingleBamboo
Louis EdwardsHalloween FunkKids ClubKPM
Brian Auger & The TrinityBlack Cat45 SingleAtco
Marvin GayeWitchcraftSoulful Moods of Marvin GayeMotown
Blue MagicBorn on HalloweenThirteen Blue Magic LaneAtlantic
Stevie & Jay "Dusty" SmithSuperstitionMotown Flies JamaicaJamaican Airlines
The Soul MessengersBurn Devil BurnSoul Messages from DimonaNumero
The Kac-TiesMr. WerewolfVery Best of the Kac-TiesKape
Jimmy Castor BunchDracula Pt II45 SingleAtlantic
Frankie "Zeke" HartI Am the Red Devil45 SingleSpecialty Records
Lee OskarHaunted House12"Elektra
James BrownHellHellPolydor
The ZaniesThe Mad ScientistWeirdsville!Monsieur
Otis ReddingTrick or TreatIt's Not Just SentimentalAce
Hot BloodSoul Dracula45 SingleCarrere
Gene Bowlegs MillerFrankenstein Walk45 SingleHi
Poindexter BrothersThe Booga Man45 SingleTuff
The AnimalsI Put A Spell On YouAnimalizationMGM
Gene AndersonThe Devil Made Me Do It45 SingleStateside
Souls UnlimitedRaving Vampire45 SingleWigwam
Howlin' WolfI Ain't SuperstitiousThe London Howlin Wolf SessionsChess
Tommie YoungEverybody's Got A Little Devil in their Soul45 SingleSoul Power
The RevelsDead Man's Stroll45 SingleNorgolde
The AscotsGraveyard CreepColor Me SoulCajun
Gnarls BarkleyThe Boogie MonsterCD PromoWarner
DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh PrinceNightmare on my Street12"Jive
The Jackson 5The Boogie Man45 SingleTamla
Charles SheffieldIt's Your Voodoo45 SingleExcello
Johnny Otis ShowCastin' My Spell On You45 SingleCapitol
King HorrorDracula45 SingleDuke
Funky, soulful Halloween cuts from the crates....

Astral Traveling playlist for 10/19/2014

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Astral Traveling
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Roy AyersRhythms of Your MindRed Black & GreenPolydor
Herbie HancockWiggle WaggleFat Albert RotundaWarner Brothers
Nina SimoneBacklashLive In EuropeTrip
Al JerreauKissing My LoveLa grande Historia de RockCurcio
DJ VadimHopeDubcatcherBBE Music
DJ VadimMagneticDubcatcherBBE Music
Little JohnJanet Sinclair (Dub)7"Jah Guidance
Judge DreadDread7"Big Shot
Ken BootheCrying Over You7"Trojan Records
Barry WhiteGhetto LettoSheet MusicUnlimited Gold
The BarkaysHoly Ghost12"Stax
Ray BarettoAbidjanHard HandsFania
DJ VadimGive It UpDubcatcherBBE Music
Betty WrightIs It You Girl7"Alston
Barry WhiteIm Gonna Love You Just A Little More Baby7"20th Century
Funk MachineFunk Machine12"TK Disco
Grupo Folklorico de NuevayorquinoAnabocoaConcepts In UnitySalsoul
DJ VadimLyrical SolderDubcatcherBBe Music
DJ Vadim and Katrina Blackstone check in with us about their new album DUBCATCHER!

Astral Traveling playlist for 10/12/2014

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Astral Traveling
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Francis BebeyForest NativityPsychedelic Sanza 1982-1984Born Bad Records
CatalystNew Found TruthsSelf TitledCoblestones
Cal TjaderMambo And The ThemePuttin' It TogetherFantasy
Donald ByrdDominoesSpaces And PlacesBlue Note
Larry CoryellNo One Really KnowsCoryellVanguard
Funk FactoryWatusi DanceFunk FactoryAtco
Lord FleaRum and Coconut WaterCalypsos From JamaicaSounds of the Caribbean
Beth CaravalhoSaco De FeijaoNos Botequins DavidaRCA
Hugh MasekelaLangutaIntroducing Hedzoleh SoundzBlue Thumb
NinapintaHelpThe Downtown SceneDecca
Otto Vargas Y Su OrquestaFuego En SanSelf TitledCaytronics
Angel CanalesKung-fu KarateSalsa Disco Party Lie At RoselandTR Records
General CaineKnock Down The WallsGirlsTabu
Rene and AngelaSecret RendezvousRene And AngelaCapitol
Dwight Tribble And The Life Force TrioAntiquityLove Is The AnswerNinja Tune

Astral Traveling playlist for 09/28/2014

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Astral Traveling
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Leon MitchisonStreet SceneCold HeatNow Again
Mongo SantamariaSweet 'Tater Pie45 SingleBattle
Nino De LucaRapimento in SicilliaEasy Tempo Vol 2Easy Tempo
Syl JohnsonThe Love You Left Behind45 SingleHi
Chain ReactionHogtiedIndebted to YouGull
Zacks NikosiWildernessAfrika UndergroundCounterpoint
KolettesWho's That GuyChess SoulSoul Jazz
Galt McDermotCome Away DeathUp from the BasementKilmarnock
SmithstonianJust Sitting45 SingleEnterprise
Astrud GilbertoTake It Easy My Brother CharlieNowPerception
Eric and the VikingsGet Off the Streets45 SingleSoulhawk
Rusty BryantFunky RabbitsNight Train NowPrestige
AntibalasGabe's New JointTalkatifNinja Tune
David YoungDown YonderKiller Jazz Funk from Mainstream VaultMainstream
Johnny MooreWalk Like A Man45 SingleDate
Quantic Soul OrchestraTake Your Time Change Your Mind (Faze Action Mix)Beginner's Guide to Afro LoungeNascente
Lloyd CharmersI'm Gonna Love You Just A Little Bit More45 SingleHarry J
Laurie JohnsonHijack (Pt I)Dusty Fingers 17Strictly Breaks
US Army BandSchool Boy CrushG.I. FunkPayback
El Michels AffairI Believe in MiraclesUltimate Breaks & Beats InstrumentalsTraffic
Esther MarrowThings Ain't RightSister WomanFantasy
Bola JohnsonHot PantsBlack Man's CryNow Again
Tom Scott & LA ExpressNunyaTom Scott & LA ExpressOde
Lou DonaldsonWho's Making LoveHot DogBlue Note
Byard LancasterRib Crib IIFunky Funky Rib CribPalm

Astral Traveling playlist for 08/31/2014

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Astral Traveling
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John RowlesCan CanLive Back HomePYE
Jungle FireFirewalkerTropicosoNacional Records
La Logia SarabandaTodos O Ninguno7"Lider
Cal TjaderMomberoTjaderFantasy
Jungle FireVillage HustleTropicosoNacional Records
Bob AndySecond Hand Love"7Trojan Records
Chocolate MilkAction Speaks Louder Than Words7"RCA
The WhatnaughtsMessage From A Black Man7"
J.J. MaloneIt's A Shame7"Galaxy
Freddie ScottYou Got What I Need7"Shout
Kelee PatersonIf It Don't Fit Don't Force It7"Shady Brook
Tim MaiaCristinaTim MaiaPolydor
Minnie RippertonMemory LaneMinnieCapitol
Jungle FireSnake PitTropicosoNacional Records
Leonel Obando Y Sus SolstasMi Nombre Es Salsa7"Hotel Irazu
El Gran ComboTe Quires Boogaloo?7"Gema
Orquestra ZodiacVete7"HR
Jungle FireTropicosoTropicosoNacional Records

Astral Traveling playlist for 08/24/2014

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Astral Traveling
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Sharon Jones & Dap KingsGenuine45 singleDaptone
Bunny SiglerWill You Still Love Me TomorrowThe Ultimate Northern Soul of PhiladelphiaVirgin
The BamboosIn the Bamboo GrooveThe BamboosTru Thoughts
Roland KirkMakin Love After HoursFunkin the GhettoBGP
The BongoliansMadman in AfricaThe BongoliansBlow Up Records
Mike LongoMatrixKiller Black Jazz from the Mainstream VaultMainstream
Michael Liggins & The Super SoulsLoaded to the GillsLoaded to the Gills 12"Now Again
Ruth CopelandI Got A Thing For You DaddyReturn of the Pusherman Hustlin Soul Disc 2Disky
The Memphis SoundsThe Look of LoveIke's MoodsTruth & Soul
Sight + SoundFragments of FearThe Mighty Mellow Vol 2Yellowstone
RootdownMr. ThinkalotGroovadalia 2 21st Century Spanish Groove 2Vampi Soul
Speedometer featuring Ria CurrieAm I Your Woman?45 singleFreestyle
Daniel VangardeYama Yama (Yamasuki)Dusty FingersStrictly Breaks
ZZ HillAm I Groovin' YouKeep On Lovin' YouUnited Artists
Weston Prim & BacklashSimmerin'Quantic Presents the Worlds Rarest Funk 45'sJazzman
Roland AlphonsoScambalenaStudio One SkaSoul Jazz
Preston LoveChicken GumboPreston Love's Omaha Bar B-QKent
Benny JohnsonStop Me45 SingleToday Records
Young Holt UnlimitedGive It UpThe Best of Young Holt UnlimitedBrunswick
Calypso King & The Soul InvestigatorsGator Funk Part ISoul Strike!Timmion
Shawn Lee & Clutchy HopkinsIndian BurnClutch of the TigerUbiquity
East of UndergroundPopcorn/SantanaEast of UndergroundWax Poetics
The CharmelsAs Long As I've Got You45 singleVolt
SabuTriblin CantorePalo CongoBlue Note
Natural Yogurt BandLatin IllusionAway with MelancholyNow Again
Johnny AdamsFeel the Beat45 SingleHep' Me Records

Astral Traveling playlist for 08/17/2014

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Astral Traveling
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Greg osbysummer timePUBLICBlue Note Records
Nino Nardinijungle obsessionjungle obsessionRe-Joint
Turnstyle OrchestraLatin SoulMundial MuziqueGuidance Recordings
Rusty BryantMister SFire EaterPrestige
Harry BeckettRings Within RingsJoy UnlimitedCadillac
Baby HueyListen To MeThe Living LegendCurtom
Little SisterStanga45 singlestone flower
PartlimentI Wanna Testify45 singleResilent
Ponderosa TwinsBound45 singleAstroscope
MotherlodeHard life45 singleBuddah
Bobby PowellOur Love45 singlejewel records
Sam HAWKINShold on baby45 singleBlue Cat
Lee DorseyRide Your Pony45 singleAmy
Bobby ByrdI Know you got soul45 singlePolygram
MohawksBeat Me Til I'm BlueThe ChampPama
John EdwardsClaim Jumpin45 singleAware
MohawksHip JiggerThe ChampPama
Alvin Cash & The CrawlersDo it one more Time45 singleMar-v-Lus
Alvin Cash & The RegistersAlvins Boo-Ga -Loo45 singleMar-V-Lus
Donald Byrd- Jazz Masters ReMixKofiThe New GroooveBlue Note Records
Grant Green -Ummah RemixDown Here On The GroundThe New GroooveBlue Note Records
Bobby ByrdI Need Help45 singlePolygram
A Live 45 And Vinyl set with DJ DimSumz!!!!

Astral Traveling playlist for 08/10/2014

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Astral Traveling
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Carlos GarnettBlack LoveBlack LoveMuse
Phillip UpchurchBlack GoldUpchurchCadet
Gary Bartz & NTU TroopBertha BaptistJuju Street SongPrestige
Roland HaynesEglise2nd WaveBlack Jazz
Milton CardonaChangoBembeAmerican Clave
Flautas De Millo Y GaitasCumbia MayaTipicas Tipicas De ColombiaDelujo
Hermanos Pastora Y Jose LoquitoAfricanoRitmo EroticoDiscos Corona
Potato Valdez & ToticoDilo como YoPotato & ToticoVerve
Linda LeidaLa Alegria de MontunoLindaSAR
Willie Colon Y Hector LavoeTe Estan BuscandoGuisandoFania
Payo Flores Chorolo Y Su ComboMi Nuevo GuaguancoA Bailar Con Payo Flores Chorolo Y Su ComboRicky Records
Orquesta ReveEl Ron Pa' DespueLa Explosion del MomentoReito
IrakakereEse AtrevimientoPara Bailar SonReito
Paulinho DaviolaUm Certo Dia Para 21self titledOdeon
Central LineDon't Tell Me12"Mercury
Lou Donaldson /Idris MuhammedOde To Billy JoeshingALingBlue Note


Sunday 16th playlist

I have to know the name of the group and song for the last track you played tonight!
It was awesome.

last one

Dunkelbunt feat Ostblocket Der Kicherer Mrgenlandfahrt Morgenlandfahrt

Thanks for listening


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