Weekend Kickoff

These mixes are often 2 hours long and designed to get you in the mood for the weekend. Often times they are release on a Thursday and usually once a month.

Weekend Kickoff: June 2018

Inspired by a recent roundtrip to 90s alternative, I’ve been immersed in the first hour of this mix for the last couple months. But over the last couple days, the remaining songs fell into place quickly. There are a lot of catchy alt tracks, some you might recognize from Sirius Alt Nation, others discovered via Spotify, all with a light splash of alt hip hop to bring in a couple strong bass lines. Best served… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: June 2018

Weekend Kickoff: Hip Hop Shorty Mix

Putting a little bounce into your step this weekend, I thought I would trek backwards a little to some of that 90’s hip hop stylin’s of Maze, P. Diddy, Ja Rule, and the like! This short mix is going to be a preview of a much longer playlist of the same style coming out before the summer. Listen on Spotify (app) Listen on Spotify (web) Full Clip – Gang Starr Keep Your Worries – Feat.… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: Hip Hop Shorty Mix

Weekend Kickoff: Dec 2017

This playlist has been brewing for a few months now! Containing some new artists, booty moving beats, and some sing-a-long songs, you’ll definitely be bouncing to the beat. A little something for everyone! Listen on Spotify My Love (feat. Major Lazer, WizKid, Dua Lipa) – Major Lazer VIP Remix – Wale, Major Lazer, Dua Lipa, WizKid Money – The Beaches Jungle – Tash Sultana Wish I Knew You – The Revivalists Easy Love – Lauv… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: Dec 2017

Weekend Kickoff: July 2017

Just another little mix to kickoff the weekend. Back to the basics this month with a variety of music from all genres! Hope you enjoy! Let me know if there are some new artists to check out or if you like some of the artists featured this month! Listen on Spotify Listen on YouTube Run – Foo Fighters America – Logic, Black Thought, Chuck D, Big Lenbo, No I.D Freak Like Me – NoMBe Love$ick… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: July 2017

Weekend Kickoff: May 2017

By request from a good friend, a new club mix to get the juices flowing in all forms! Making this mix over the last two months just made me realize I’m way overdue for a club night! And with the warm weather rolling in, it couldn’t be a better time to kick off the summer with this mix! You get me so high… I touch the sky!!! Listen on Spotify Lost In You – Erick… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: May 2017

Road Trip: Astoria 2017

A quick 24 hour trip to NYC – saddle up boys! Wow, all I could think of was famous movies and the songs that were playing in the car rides. So many hours later, I’m sure I missed a ton! Suggestions welcomed; I feel this is one playlist that’s going to keep on growing! Listen on Spotify Holiday Road – National Lampoon’s Vacation – Lindsey Buckingham Don’t Stop Believin’ – Journey The Way – Fastball… Read More »Road Trip: Astoria 2017

Weekend Kickoff: March 2017

When jazz and rap come together, there is a magical connection that is reminiscent of the origins of hip hop, r&b, and soul. There is an electric funk that energizes a message slyfully navigating the twists and turns of musical improv. One can really only imagine what this is like in theory unless you are privy to the process or by luck or chance, get to see the artistry in the making. I was fortunate… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: March 2017

Weekend Kickoff: Nov 2016

Old school hip hop leading into December’s debut of A Tribe Called Quest’s new album. Listen on Spotify Come Down – Anderson .Paak Electric Relaxation – A Tribe Called Quest Ms. Fat Booty – Mos Def Runnin’ – The Pharcyde Get By – Talib Kweli Bonita Applebum – includes ‘Can I Kick It’ Intro – A Tribe Called Quest Guess Who’s Back – Rakim Watch Out Now – The Beatnuts Slam – Onyx The Choice… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: Nov 2016

Weekend Kickoff: July 2016

A different kind of funk with a lot of new music including, rock, hip hop, rnb, rap, and dance. Listen on Spotify Dark Necessities – Red Hot Chili Peppers Controlla – Drake Got It – Marian Hill Comeback Kids – The Jayhawks This Girl (Kungs Vs. Cookin’ On 3 Burners) – Kungs Vs. Cookin’ On 3 Burners – Kungs, Cookin’ On 3 Burners Techno – Destructo Again (feat. Lavishly Nasty) – Jay Vilpin, Lavishly Nasty… Read More »Weekend Kickoff: July 2016