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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Episode Archive

Astral Traveling on 03/31/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 03/31/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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DJ Sesqui spotlights the great German label MPS

Join DJ Sesqui this Sunday as he spotlights the great German record label MPS. From George Duke to Baden Powell, MPS productions were the cutting edge of funk, jazz and outernational productions. Sampled by many Hip-Hop producers and covented by record collectors world wide. We'll be bringng out the best of the so called "Butters" this label from the Black Forest had to offer!

Astral Traveling on 03/24/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 03/24/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 03/17/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 03/17/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 03/10/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 03/10/2013 - 7:30pm - 9:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 03/03/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 03/03/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 02/24/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 02/24/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 02/17/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 02/17/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Donald Byrd Tribute Sun. Feb.17 6:30pm

DJ Sesqui of Astral Traveling pays tribute to the genius of the late Donaldson Toussaint L'Ouverture Byrd II aka Donald Byrd. A journey through his own music, collaborations and group creations. From hard-bop to laid back Mizell funk. Remembering, listening and appreciating this amazing artist.

Astral Traveling on 02/10/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 02/10/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Celebrate Mardi Gras on KBOO!

Mardi Gras season is here!

Fat Tuesday is February 12 and Mardi Gras festivities are in full-swing in Louisiana.

Astral Traveling pays homage to the music of the Bayou State and the Big Easy this Sunday from 6:30-8pm.

From Professor Longhair to Brass Bands to Zydeco and lots more.

Be sure to tune in for a funky, soulful evening of music appreciation!!!

Astral Traveling on 02/03/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 02/03/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Rare Grooves, Outernational Soundscapes past or present. Interviews and occasional Live DJ Sets.

Astral Traveling on 01/27/13

Astral Traveling
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Sun, 01/27/2013 - 6:30pm - 8:00pm
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Z'Bumba plays live in Studio!

Tune in this Sunday as the band Z'Bumba stops by Astral Traveling to play live in Studio!

Z'Bumba will discuss their upcoming gigs, recent CD release, and various Brasilian musical styles of Forró, Baião and more.

Of course, they will be playing a bunch of live music as well.

Be sure to tune in to Astral Traveling this Sunday from 6:30-8pm for this special treat!


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 11/10/2013

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Menahan Street BandThe CrossingThe CrossingDaptone
Claudette McLeanGive Love Another TryStudio One WomenStudio One
Sugarman ThreeGot to Get Back to My BabyWhat the World Needs NowDaptone
Quantic Soul OrchestraHold It DownTru Thoughts CoversTru Thoughts
Baaba Maal & Taj MahaTrouble StepRed Hot and RiotMCA
Outlaw Blues BandDeep GullyBreaking InStateside
Kellee PattersonI'm Gonna Love You Just A Little More BabyThe Drop Vol IWarner
Donny HathawayI Believe to My SoulShaolin SoulDelabel
Ural ThomasCan You Dig It?FunkaphonixElectrostatic
Fontella BassThe Soul of A ManChess SoulChess
Miles DavisIt's About That TimeCellar Door SessionsColumbia
Philly Groove OrchestraWhen the Bottom Falls OutDeep in the Philly GrooveKent
Los PapacitosJazzyPanama 2!Soundway
Kalyanji & AnandjiMr. NatwarialBombay the Hard WayMotel
Balanco TrioAleluiaRitmo Bossa BalancoImperial
House GuestsMy Mind Set Me FreeAbsolute Funk Vol 3Body & Soul
Ernst ArnoOutlinesShake A LegPerfect Toy
TuomoDon't Take it Too HardMojo Dancefloor JazzUniversal
Erol PekcanSenlikBosporous BridgesTwimo
Medeski Martin and WoodSatan's Church of Hypnotized Logic12 InchBlue Note

Astral Traveling playlist for 10/27/2013

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Shuggie OtisInspiration InformationInspiration InformationEpic
Letta MbuluAredze45 singleCapitol
Buster BentonMoney is the name45 singleJewel
Menahan St BandKarina45 singledUNHAM
Freddie Creeper RobinsonStinger45 singleCobblestone
Ultimate BreaksSynthetic Substition45 singleFirst Cuts
Tom JonesLookin Out My Window45 SingleParrot
TSU TornadoesWhat Good Am I45Atlantic
Willie MitchellMercy45Hi
Sharon Jones and the Dap KingsMoney45Daptone
Rosy GrierYou're the violin45A&M
Spencer Davis GroupI'm A Man45Silver Spotlight Series
Eddie HazelCalifornia Dreamin45WaRNER bROS
Otis ClayBrand New Thing45Hi
SasacGarden Sounds45Omega Supreme
The JB'sGivin up Food for Funk45People
Freddie Henchie and the Soul SettersFunky to the Bone4545s
MantecaCosas de Manteco45Sticky
The DynamicsShe's for Real (Bless You(45sBlack Gold
Clydie KingLove now Pay Later45sMint
SasacAll Pleasures45sOmega Supreme

Astral Traveling playlist for 10/13/2013

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The Bamboos feat. Kylie AuldistKeep me in mindThe BamboosTru Thoughts
Sharon RileyScandel in bedrock45"Sussex
Thomas East and the Fabulous PlayboysYour'e Whats happening45"Todlin Town Records
The MomentsI Wont Do Anything45"Stang
Bette WilliamsA Feeling For Someone Else Has Grown45"Gregar
Earnest JacksonLove And Happiness45"Stone
Big Daddy And The DucktailsThe Court Of Love45"Logan
The Dreams BandCharge45"DC Sound LTD
Juanita WilliamsYou Know What You Was Gettin'45"Golden World
Dave & Ansel CollinsDouble Barrel45"Big Tree
KinnyEnough Said45"Tru Thoughts
D.D. Sound Disco DeliveryCafe45"Celebration
The Valentine BrothersMoneys Too Tight45"Bridge
The MomentsLove on a Two Way Street45''Stang
Ohio PlayersFunky Worm45"Westbound Records
Kissy Asplund99 Bottles of Beer45"Record Breakin
La FamilleAll Night Long45"Sanity
Soul SurvivorsExpressway to your heart45"Crimson
DimSumz playing the soul,and funk 45's!

Astral Traveling playlist for 09/15/2013

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OmarThe ManMix Tape Riot
Angie StoneCome HomeStone LoveJ records
AirtoAndeiSeeds On The Ground The Natural Sounds of AirtoBuddah Records
Eddie HendersonHop ScotchSunburstBlue Note
Kool & The GangDujiJazzDe-Lite
Gabor SzaboBacchanalBlowing Some Old SmokeBuddah Records
Horace SilverWon't You Open Your SensesThe United States Of Mind - Phase 2Blue Note
CymandeBirdSecond Time AroundJanus
Tony Williams LifetimeThere Comes A TimeEgoPolydor
OdysseyInside Out (Tom of Finland Remix)12"?
SplendorSpecial LadySplendorColombia
Polov & Panama CordonFavelasCannibal 002Cannibal
Romulo CalecedoJalaito PapaBailables BailablesSonico
Tristen PalmaInnocent ManJoker SmokerClocktower
Prince JazzboProphet Live"Ital Corner"Clocktower
Barry BiggsA Promise Is A ComfortWide AwakeIsland
Boubacar TraoreDiarabiBoubacar Traore and

Astral Traveling playlist for 09/08/2013

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Morning RitualThe Clear Blue PearlThe Clear Blue PearlBen Darwish
Charles Bradley & the Menahan St BandStrictly Reserved For YouVictim of Lovedaptone records
Shuggie OtisFreedom FlightFreedom Flight
Prefuse 73Last NightVocal Studies + Uprock NarrativesWarp
Turnstyle OrchestraLatin Soul12'Guidance Recordings
Gotan ProjectEl Capitalismo ForaneoHi Fidelity LoungeGuidance Recordings
Elements Of SoulHead Above Water12'Guidance Recordings
The Dinning RoomsPure and easyThe Numero Deux E.P.Guidance Recordings
Nu Spirit Helsinkisky diveNu Spirit HelsinkiGuidance Recordings
The G CorpAcross 110th StreetElephant HouseGuidance Recordings
The Dinning RoomsLA Citta NudaTre E.P.Guidance Recordings
Pevin EveretteStuckPower SoulSoul Haven

DJ DimSumz in the house playing the guidance cuts!

Astral Traveling playlist for 09/01/2013

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Mongo SanatmariaAfro cuban FantasyRed Hotcolumbia
WALTER BISHOP JR.INR, soul Villagebest of black jazzUniversal Sound
Village CrusadersAkiwawaTrippin'luv n haight
Dario Boente & Huge in japanSabes Que?12'Disco E' Cultura
David BakerLe Miroir NoirTrippin'luv n haight
John LegendI used to love U12'columbia
Tom Zé (Brazil)Xique-Xique12'Disco E' Cultura
Aruther PrysockMaking A fool out of meBluesDiplomat
MontclaresHung up on your loveRare Soul UncoveredCharley
Henry FranklinBlue lightsbest of black jazzUniversal Sound
Stiff WiffTale of two drumsUnJealous Butcher
Stiff WiffMy Favorite KruchUnJealous Butcher
Stiff WiffFor the brothers, for the sistersUnJealous Butcher
Dj MitsuBenzaiten love12'Planet Groove

DJ of Dimsumz bringing that latin -funk- rock -psych vibe!

Astral Traveling playlist for 08/25/2013

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Jerry WilliamsThis SongConeWarner
Norman ConnorsYou Are My StarshipYou Are My StarshipBuddha
Norman ConnorsGuitar TalkAquarian DreamBuddha
Jorge BenTake It Easy My Brother, CharlesTropicaliaSoul Jazz
JablonskiSoul MakossaOut On A Funky TripMotion
Willie BoboSpanish GreaseSpanish GreaseMGM
Lynn TaittOut On A Funky TripOut On A Funky TripMotion
Norman ConnorsLook AheadAquarian DreamBuddha
Os MutantesAndo Meio DesligadoTropicaliaSoul Jazz
Gal CostaSebastianaTropicaliaSoul Jazz
Billy Martin's Wicked KneeButton to ButtonHeels Over HeadAmulet
Bill DoggettSoul ZoneFingertipsColumbia
Willie BoboShotgunSpanish GreaseMGM
Eddie PalmieriMi Congo Te LlamaLucumi Macumba VoodooCBS
Nine Lazy NineElectric LazylandElectric LazylandNinja Tune
the cheebacabraplayers rendezvousmetamorphosismakrosoft records
Red Nose Distriktzmitiller dan je ouderskindrid spirits
Raashan Ahmadmbiguel (love)ceremonyGroove Attack
Raashan AhmadMamma NatureceremonyGroove Attack
Raashan Ahmadease on backceremonyGroove Attack

Dim Sumz and Justin bring some delicious cuts from vinyl....

Astral Traveling playlist for 08/18/2013

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The Third WaveMaiden VoyageHere And NowMPS
George DukeAu-RightThe Inner SourceMPS
The Cannonball Adderley QuintetCapricornMusic, You AllCapitol
George DukeFaces In Reflection Part.2Faces In ReflectionMPS
George DukeI Love The Blues, She Heard Me CrySomedayMPS
George DukeLoveFeelMPS
Raul de SouzaWild And ShySweet LucyCapitol
The Billy Cobham - George Duke BandAlmustafa The Beloved"Live" On Tour In EuropeAtlantic
George DukeI C'n Hear ThatLiberated FantasiesMPS
Flora PurinBahama MamaThat's What She SaidFantasy
Flora PurimMountain TrainStories To TellMilestones
Flora PurimOpen Your Eyes You Can FlyOpen Your Eyes You Can FlyMilestones
George DukeDream OnDream OnEpic
Taste Of HoneySuperstar SupermanTwice As SweetCapitol
George DukeBrazilian Love AffairBrazilian Love AffairEpic
Nancy WilsonNowThis Mothers DaughterCapitol
ThundercatFor Love I ComeGolden Age Of The ApocalypseBrainfeeder
George DukeFeelFeelMPS
Luis GascaAyersBorn To Love YouFantasy
Joe HendersonThres PalabrasCanon LadyMilestones
George DukeDukey Stick12"Epic

DJ Roan joins me on a day of George Duke appreciation. 

Astral Traveling playlist for 08/11/2013

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the RH factorBop DropstrengthVerve
FAT FREDDYS DROPBoondiggaDr. BoondiggaThe Drop
4HeroGive inPlay With the ChangesChicooligan
deniece williamsFree45''RCA
George DukeSing itFROM ME TO YOUEpic
Jimmy OwensWhats the useJimmy Owenshorizon/A&M
George DukeU and MeFROM ME TO YOUEpic
Suff DaddyP.G.O.B.Suff Sellsinitative
cinematic orchestraDurianMotionNinja Tune
donny hathawayValdez in the country45"Epic
Da LataBintiniSongs from the tinPALM
the RH factorFor Fun (Remix)strengthVerve
KemeticJustSeek12''Giant Step
The Jackson 5ABC/I want you BackLes MasengaleUltimix

DJ DimSumz Bringing the Good Vibes.

Astral Traveling playlist for 08/04/2013

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Break ReformNeptuneMaida Vale SessionsAbstract Blue
Yusef LateefNo. 7Live @ Pep'sImpulse
MALOJust say goodbyeMALOWarner
El ChicanoComing home babyVía LácteaRCA
DangeloSpanish JointvoodooVirgin
Jose JamesIt's all over your bodyNo beginning No endBlue Note
DZHIAN & KAMIENBasmati12''couch
Jose JamesTroubleNo beginning No endBlue Note
Only Child Ft. Amp FiddlerUbring me Vibes12''Grand Central
Cee-KnowledgeLife Rythm ContinuumE.P.Counter Flow
Rosalie De S ouzaBossa 3112''Schema
Soul of ManBonita Applebum Remix12''4ontheFloor
Dinning RoomsTunnel12''Guidance

DJ Sesqui and DimSumz laying down the smooth vibes.


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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