Prism

Weekly Variety Show of music expressed by a theme. Every week a fresh look at the human condition, its components and variables, through song, sound, rhythms, and beats.

Past Episodes

  • PRISM PRESENTS; Early 80's Ice'd out elecrto rhythms Aired: Saturday, December 14, 2019

    This episode of Prism showcases some early 80's synth'd-out rhythms as well as some jazz-rock-jazz-funk hybrid instrumentals, pounded and studded with some electro tracks. Tracks--->
    Black Moon - I Got Cha Opin (Instrumental) 02:26
    Chris Carter - Electrodub 2 04:45
    Brian Bennett - Solstice 11:34
    Nucleus - Torrid Zone 17:34
    The Pool - Jamaica Running 26:00
    Blue Gas - Shadows From Nowhere 29:36
    Chris and Cosey - Morning 33:48
    Demolition Group - You Better... 38:00
    Long Island Sound - Shadows From Nowhere 42:41

  • Prism Presents; Funkin' Lullabys and Post Dub Pajama Party Aired: Saturday, November 16, 2019

    Between the nexus of experimental, dub, post punk, hip hop, and afro-futuristic funk and accordion drones. Tracklist below;
    Vivien Goldman - P.A. Dub 02:29
    Jackie Mittoo - Brain Mark 09:23
    Moondog - Lullaby (2 W 46th Street) 16:00
    Brenda Ray - Rahmatullah 17:15
    Brenda Ray - Take Me In Your Car 19:01
    Vivien Goldman - Launderette 22:31
    Madlib - Filthy (Untouched) 24:58
    Wodoo Wolcan - Raw Flower 26:29
    Oliver Nelson - Skull Session 29:22
    Hailu Mergia - Anchin Alay Alegn 34:09
    Michael Urbaniak - Atma 40:55

  • Steal This Groove Aired: Saturday, November 9, 2019

    Showcased this episode of Prism are a few tracks from Mark Pritchard, some funky afro-disco struts, a disco reggae tune, some rock tracks from present day San Francisco, a couple tucked house tracks, some beats and such, and some post-punk wanderings.

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  • What's In Your Bag? Estonian Funk, Electro, Afro-Funk, Psychedelica, Brazilian Funk-Jazz Aired: Saturday, November 2, 2019

    Warm yourself next to the speakerboxxx with funk cuts from the world over. Tracklist below;
    Johnny Pate - El Jardia (reprise) 03:41
    Marvin Gaye - Trouble Man 06:06
    K.C. & The Sunshine Band - I Get Lifted 10:40
    Anthony Fade - No Smoke 13:18
    Gosub - I Know You Know 17:50
    Bei Ru - kez hamar 23:27
    Broadcast - Chord Simple 24:49
    Velly Joonas - Stopp, Seisku Aeg! 28:59
    The Funkees - Akula Owu Onyeara 33:48
    Azymuth - Laranjeires 40:42
    Billy Preston - It's Alright Ma (I'm Only Bleeding) 48:19

  • Just A Halloween Trick Aired: Saturday, October 26, 2019
    Just a couple tricks on the one's and two's. Halloween Fluxcapacitor....Tracklist below;

    Coon Daddy & DJ Godfather - See You No Mo 02:40
    Tino - Wolfman Is Everywhere 05:56
    Kode 9 - Hype 009 11:00
    Animal Instincts - ---- 16:06
    Paranoid London w/ Mutado Pintado - Eating Glue 19:15
    Jackmaster Hater - Acid 25:32
    Tommy Holohan - Subaru Impreza 28:49
    Gosub - Mind Travel Method 31:17
    Goblin - Suspiria 37:21
    Goblin - Tenebre 43:01
    Pasteur Lappe - Na Real Sekele Fo Ya 51:24

  • Obsidian Electro Memory; A Psychedelic Platter of Rhythm Aired: Saturday, October 19, 2019

    Music to suit a psychedelic fall afternoon. A look at some trip hop and female vocalists, a track of some early detroit techno soul music featuring the overlooked Jamie Principle, DJ shit from the mid 90's to early 2000's, and more, tracklist below;
    De La Soul - A Roller Skating Jam Named Saturdays 02:04
    DJ Shadow - Guns Blazing (Drums Of Death Part. 1) 04:59
    DJ Shadow - Transmission 2 06:57
    Spectre - Pillars Of Smoke (Return To The Temple) 08:30
    Massive Attack - Black Milk 14:07
    Spectre - Purple Dusk 20:40
    Crustation - Purple 25:45

  • Showcase 000100100: Neptune Dance Machine Aired: Saturday, October 12, 2019

    A flash in the pan as they say....dance moves unite under the great disco ball in the sky. Tracklist below;
    Larry Heard - The Sun Can't Compare 02:10
    Red Axes - Waiting For A Surprise (feat. Abrao) 08:43
    Mark Pritchard - Fake Emotion 14:28
    Prayertower - Warm Leatherette 18:36
    King Tubby - Cuss Cuss Dub 21:53
    Bim Sherman w/ Players and Singers - Danger 25:28
    Cat Stevens - Was Dog a Donut 30:15
    Pasteur Lappe - Na Real Sekele Fo Ya 36:52
    Issac Hayes - Hyperbolicsyllabicsesquedalymistic 41:13
    Cedric Im Brooks - Silent Force 50:19

  • Spinning Around This Space; A vinyl selection Aired: Thursday, October 10, 2019
    A vibe spread through the room like a vapor..... tracklist below;

    Prism - WAYO-LP Rochester 07:39
    Raw Power - The Movement 13:05
    Larry Heard - The Sun Can't Compare 19:31
    Playmate - Love Dance 25:36
    Southroad Connection - Just Laying It Down 32:47
    Instant Funk - Dark Vader 35:46
    Samiyam - Moon Shoes 42:46
    Moodymann - The Day We Lost The Soul 45:10
    Samiyam - Moon Shoes 45:20
    Moodymann - The Day We Lost The Soul / Tribute! / (To The Soul We Lost) 45:49
    king tubby glen brown - 53:40
    Eddie Callahan - Paper Rain 55:41

  • Cascade Fall Preview Aired: Saturday, September 21, 2019

    Lookin back. Tracklist below;
    Rubba - Way Star 02:31
    DJ Shadow - Six Days 03:29
    Skinshape - Metanonia 08:24
    Roy Ayers - Liquid Love 12:50
    Blue Gas - Shadows From Nowhere 16:01
    Waq Waq Kingdom - Mom Tells Me (live) 19:49
    Pupajim - Dancehall Scientists 24:22
    New Age Steppers - Nuclear Zulu 28:15
    Placebo - Balek 34:30
    Soulive - Steppin 39:24
    Poptartpete - Overexhausted 46:14
    Speed, Glue, & Shinki - Don't Say No 49:07
    Cane and Able - Girl You Move Me 58:24

  • Funk Soul Jazz Spirit of 76' Aired: Saturday, September 14, 2019
    Just a mellow mix for the summer lovers soul picnic basket, tracklist below;
    The Funkees - Akula Owu Onyeara 03:06
    howard Wales - Ying Yang Soup 14:20
    Sandra De Sa - Ohlos Coloridos 14:33
    Bobbi Humphrey - Harlem River Drive 19:59
    Darkhouse Family - The Heart Of Medina 26:28
    Roy Ayers Ubiquity - Searching 29:16
    Nino Ferrer - Looking For You 33:58
    Bobby Caldwell - What You Won't Do For Love 38:55
    Steve "Silk" Hurley ft. Sharon Pass - The Word is Love (Silk's Anthem of Life) 45:24
    Eddy Grant - Time Warp 54:06

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