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The Block Playlist Saturday October 19th

21 Oct


Peter presents his third round up of the year! Looking back at all the big tracks from the past three months!

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Cid Rim – Mute City [LuckyMe]

Paul HIll – Need Me Some U [Mahogoni]

Peter & The Magician ft. JD Samson – Peter Pan [Partyfine]

Jay Z – Versus [Roc-A-Fella]

Pusha T ft. Kendrick Lamar – Nosetalgia [Def Jam]

Schoolboy Q ft. Kendrick Lamar – Collard Greens [Top Dawg Entertainment]

Captain Murphy ft. Earl Sweatshirt, Victor Vaughn & Thundercat – Between Villains [Adult Swim]

Flying Lotus – Stonecutters [Rock Star]

Tessela – Nancy’s Pantry [R&S]

Fantastic Mr. Fox – The Trap [Black Acre]

Machinedrum – Center Your Love [Ninja Tune]

Janelle Monae ft. Prince – Give Em’ What They Love [Bad Boy]

Pevan Everett – I Can BE Your Boyfriend [Makin Moves]

Fatima – Technology [Eglo]

Webster Wraight Ensemble – Nature & Light [Heavenly Sweetness]

Jyoti – Siderealin’ [SomeOthaship]

The Internet – Red Balloon [Odd Future]

Sampha – Without [Young Turks]

Four Tet – Your Body Feels [Text]

Fulgeance – Neverending [Musique Large]

Free The Robots ft. Jessie Jones – Carnival [Elsewhere Studios]

Bird – Crazy [Self Release]

King Krule – Neptune Estate [XL]

Kon – The World Is Kon’s Vs Ukey Vs Nas [BBE]

Dibia$e – Nubee [Self Release]

Alex Barck ft. Christine Salem – Oh Africa [Sonar Kollektiv]


Vince Staples – Outro [Blacksmith/A.G.]

I,Ced ft. Quelle Chris & Black Spade – In The Place To Be [(iN)Sect]

Earl Sweatshirt – Molasses [Columbia]

Action Bronson – No Time [Vice]

A$ap Ferg ft. A$ap Rocky – Shabba [Polo Grounds/RCA]

London Grammar – Strong (Fracture Remix) [Metal & Dust]

Frank B – Chain Of Fools [Major Problems]

Jesse Boykins III – Amorous (FullCrate Remix) [Self Release]

DJ Rashad ft. Spinn & Taso – She A Go [Hyperdub]

Run The Jewels – Run The Jewels [Fool’s Gold]

The Bug ft. Danny Brown & Kiki Hitomi – Freakshow [Ninja Tune]

Joey Bada$$ ft. Chuck Strangers, Kirk Knight & Dessy Hinds – Satellite [Mixtape]

Badbadnotgood – Hedron [Self Release]

Ondatropica – Chop N’ Quench [Soundway]

Quantic ft. Anita Tijoux – Doo Wop (That Thing) [Tru Thoughts]

Robert Glasper Jr. ft. Jill Scott – Calls [Blue Note]

Empirical – Bellsonian Scales [Naim]

Derrick Hodge – Still The One [Blue Note]

James Blake ft. Chance The Rapper – Life Around Here (Remix)

IAMNOBODI – Mango Juice & Coconuts [Self Release]

Los Girls – Somewhere [Plug Research]

Clap! Clap! Ft. KAE & Colossius – I’m Over [Origami Sound]

Grey Reverend – Postcard [Motion Audio]

96 Wrld – Bruce Willis [Error Broadcast]

Jon Hopkins – Open Eye Signal [Domino]

Morgan Zarate – Katsu – Hyperdub]

Kyp Malone, Tunde Adebimpe, Kronas Quartet, Stuart Bogie – Sorrow, Tears & Blood [Knitting Factory]

Willis Earl Beal – Everything Unwinds [XL]

Kanye West – Bound 2 – [Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam]


The Block Playlist Saturday April 20th

22 Apr


New music tonight from Dauwd, Fatima, Lord RAJA, Andrew Bayer and Homeboy Sandman! Record store day releases from Fela Kuti and Black Milk plus an all vinyl mix! And Peter pays tribute to Vince Montana Jr.

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Tyler, The Creator – Tamale [Odd Future]

Neneh Cherry & Africa Baby Bam – Nina

Homeboy Sandman – Oh The Horror [Stones Throw]

Raashan Adhmad ft. Soia – Ital [Jakarta]

Pro Era – Overseas [Mixtape]

J Dilla – Trucks [Pay Jay]

Andrew Bayer – Soul Cry [Anjunabeats]

Chapelier Fou – <<Protest>> (Dimlite’s Re-Ca Va Pas Remix)

Floating Points – Wires [Eglo]

Thundercat – Heartbreaks + Setbacks [Brainfeeder]

B.jamelle – Rose Tea [Self Release]

Shafiq Husayn ft. J.Mitchell – Reincarnation [Self Release]

Kenny Wheeler, Norma Winstone, London Vocal Project – Humpty Dumpty [Edition]

Kode9 – Xingfu Lu [Hyperdub]

Black Milk – Deep Breath Deep Bass [Computer Ugly]

Kutmah – Candylanes (Instr) [Self Release]

Ikebe Shakedown – The Beast [Ubiquity]

Almighty Sion – Don’t You Dance [Original Cultures]


Dauwd – Silverse [Pictures Music]

Fatima – Visit You [Eglo]

Kaboogie & Joni – I Do (Demo)

Lord RAJA – Globe In My Room [Ghostly]

Djrum – Honey [2nd Drop]

gROUSE – Head [Self Release]

Coultrain – 13th Floor(The ‘?’) [Plug Research]

Joyce Moreno – Tudo [Far Out]

Valerie June – You Can’t Be Told [Sunday Best]

***All Vinyl Record Store Day Mix***

Ebo Taylor & Uhuru Yenzu – Love & Death [Mr. Bongo]

Fela Kuti – Sorrow, Tears & Blood (Original Extended Version) [Knitting Factory]

The Salsoul Orchestra – You’re Just The Right Size [Salsoul]

Roy Ayers – Love From The Sun [Polydor]

Mark Murphy – Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most [Riverside]

Lil Brown – Light My Fire [Ode]

Bobbi Humphrey – Uno Esta [Blue Note]

De La Soul – Get Away

The Block Playlist Saturday March 23rd

25 Mar


Peter is back from his holidays! New music tonight from Earl Sweatshirt, Spekulativ Fiktion, Tall Black Guy, Lapalux and more!

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Earl Sweatshirt ft. Tyler The Creator – Whoa [Odd Future Records]

Paul White ft. Danny Brown – Street Lights [One Handed]

Spekulativ Fiktion – It’s Dangerous To Dream

Quelle Chris ft. Cavalier – We Eat It [Mello Music]

Tall Black Guy – Make Life Better (Night’s Over Egypt Re-Blap Up) [TBG Productions]

Earnest Blunt – Jazz Rap

Computer Jay ft. Gaslamp Killer – Sundial Meltdown

Lapalux – Guurl [Brainfeeder]

Toddla T Sound – Worst Enemy [Ninja Tune]

Sweatson Klank ft. Anna Wise – Morning After Pills [Project Mooncircle]

Bonobo ft. Erykah Badu – Heaven For The Sinner [Ninja Tune]

Mark Murphy – O the Red Clay [Muse]

Nia Andrews – Notes On A History

Jamie Cullum ft. Roots Manuna – Love For Sale [Island]

A/T/O/S – A Taste OF Struggle [Deep Medi]

James Blake ft. Brian Eno – Digital Lion [Republic]


Four Tet – For These Times [Text]

William Adamson – Under An East Coast Man [Brownswood]

Horace Silver – The Gods fo Yoruba [Blue Note]

Eddie Jefferson – Zap! Carnivorous! [Muse]

Sunlightsquare – Ochosi [Sunlightsquare]

Tsvia Abarbanel – Wings of Love [Fortuna Records]

CohenBeats – The Train

Owiny Sigoma Band – Magret Aloor [Brownswood]

Joao Sabral – Meio Nublando [Batucada]

Black Milk – Sunday’s Best

Tiron & Ayomari ft. SiR – No Filter

London Grammar – Metal & Dust (Switch Remix) [Metal & Dust]

Repeat Pattern – Girlfriend [Cascade]

Shafiq Husayn & The Dove Society ft. Breezy Lovejoy, J Mitchell, Jimetta Rose & Mprvs – Twelve [Giant Step]

Phil Cohran – Live Frankiphone Performance [Dublab]

The Block Saturday March 10th

13 Mar

Peter has new music tonight from The Darkhorsemen, Mo Kolours, Vijay Iyer Trio, Lee Fields and Ahmad Jamal!

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Co$$ ft. Shawn Jackson – Palm Trees

The Darkhorsemen – Taking Over Empires [Brownswood]

Mr. Dibia$e – Driftinoff [Fat City]

2562 – Jarash Herwerken [When In Doubt]

Scuba – Gekko [Hotflush]

Devenwho – Strangebrew [All City]

Mark Pritchard & Addison Groove – Pump Dat [Red Bull]

Dorian Concept & XXXY – Chugline [Red Bull]

Jonny Greenwood – Popcorn Superhet Receiver: Part 2B [Nonesuch]

Matthewdavid – Diamond Ring [Leaving]

Shlohmo – My Drum Loop [Error-Broadcast]

Mo Kolours – Twelve [One Handed]

Lee Fields & The Expressions – Walk On Thru That Door [R&S]

The Monkees – Mary, Mary [Colgems/RCA]

Houseshoes ft. Jimetta Rose – Castles [INsect]

DVA ft. Fatima – Just Vybe [Hyperdub]


The Liquid Crystal Project – Ghetto

Vijay Iyer Trio – MmHmm [ACT]

Lianne La Havas – Same As me [Warner]

Evian Christ – Horses In MOtors [Tri Angle]

Sarah MK – Just Friends

Mo Kolours – Mini Culcha [One Handed]

Teebs – Cook, Clean, Pay The Rent (New Home) [Brainfeeder]

Sy Smith – People Of The Sun

Planas ft. Ed Thomas – Breathtaking

EMV – Blue Pop [Leaving]

THEESatisfaction ft Shabazz Palaces – Enchantruss [Sub Pop]

Ahmad Jamal – Autumn Rain [Jazz Village]

Albert Mangelsdorff Quintet – Varie [Jazzman]

Ibrahim Ferrer – Chango Ta Beni [Siboney]

Red Obagam – Chew Your Food

The Block Saturday August 20th

22 Aug

Peter plays a triplet of tracks from the brand new Paul White album plus new tracks from Raffertie, Ahmed Sirour and Stacey Epps!

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Common ft. Nas – Ghetto Dreams [Warner]

Roc Marciano – Sewer Gravy [Decon]

40 Winks – Outside The Box [CDR]

I,Ced – Don’ Lay Low (Gap Revisited) [CDR]

Quantic & His Combo Bárbaro – The Dreaming Mind Part 1 [Tru Thoughts]

Paul White ft. Tranquill – Rotten Apples [One Handed]

Paul White ft. Homeboy Sandman – A Weird Day [One Handed]

Paul White ft. Danny Brown – One Of Life’s Pleasures [One Handed]

Jay Z & Kanye West – Otis [Roc Nation]

Oddisee – The Carter Barron [Mellow Music]

The Stepkids – Legends In My Own Mind [Stones Throw]

Peven Everett – Everybody Loves The Camera [CDR]

FLako – Poten [Project Moon Circle]

Redinho – Boy Racer [Numbers]

Fitz Ambro$e – Pdiso (Diabiase Remix) [CDR]

Lunice – I See You [Lucky Me]

Def Sound – (A)Gain [Def Sound]

Stacey Epps – To Live [Unite Japan]


Raffertie -Visual Acuity [Ninja Tune]

Hudson Mohawke – Thunder Bay [Warp]

Ahmed Sirour ft. Michel – We Rep Brooklyn! [CDR]

Philip Cohran & The Artistic Heritage Ensemble – Loud Mouth [Jazzman]

Yusef Lateef – Rosalie [Atlantic]

Little Dragon – Brush The Heat [Peacefrog]

Mishal Moore – Right Here [Ill Friction]

Gaby Hernadez – Healing Vibrations [Disques Corde]

Seun Kuti – Rise [Knitting Factory]

Vijay Iyer Trio- Mystic Brew [Act Music & Vision]

Radiohead – Codex (Illum Sphere RMX)  [Ticker Tape]

Ossie – Power Of Love [Hyperdub]

The Block Playlist Saturday 6th August

8 Aug

Peter pays tribute to the late Eugene McDaniels and has new tracks from Hudson MoHawke, BK-One, DJ Shadow, Taku, Benga and Zed Bias! Plus, to mark the fourth anniversary of the show Peter drops the first track he played all those years ago to start things off, J Dilla Wild!

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Busta Rhymes, Lil Wayne & Hudson Mohawke – Look At Hudson Mohawke Now (Skratch Bastids Thunder Bay Blend) [CDR]

BK-One – Tema Do Canibal [Rhymesayers]

DJ Nuts – Untitled [CDR]

DJ Shadow ft. Afrikan Boy – I’m Excited [Island]

Afrikan Boy – Eba Eater [Juice Magazin]

DOOMSTARKS – Victory Lap [CDR]

BK-One – Tema Do Canibal (Exile Mind The Gap Remix ft. DOOM) [Rhymesayers]

Taku – Hey Kids [Roughsoul]

Benedek ft. Dam-Funk – That’s My Jam [Proximal]

Hudson Mohawke – Cbat [Warp]

Benga – Acid Lie [Kapsize]

Zed Bias ft. Rosco – Phoneline [Tru Thoughts]

Ghostpoet – Liiines (XXXY Remix) [Brownswood]

SBTRKT – Pause For Thought [Brainmath]

Charles Bradley & The Menahan St. Band – Stay Away [Dunham]


J Dilla – Wild [Stones Throw]


Martyn – Viper [Brainfeeder]

Machinedrum – Youniverse [Planet Mu]

Radiohead – Feral (Lone Rmx) [Ticker Tape]

Four Tet – Locked [Text]

King Midas Sound – Earth A Kill Ya (Mala Rmx) [Hyperdub]

Walton – Mangled Riddim [Hyperdub]

Bjork – Crystalline [One Little Indian]

EVM 128 – Groove Content [Meltdown]

Lunice – Guardian [Lucky Me]

Obey City – Snickers [Astro Nautico]


Eugene McDaniels – Headless Heroes Of The Apocalypse [Atlantic]

Bobby Hutcherson – Slow Change [Blue Note]

Eugene McDaniels – Supermarket Blues [Atlantic]

Eugene McDaniels – Unspoken Dreams Of Light [Atlantic]

Teeth – Frequencies [Ramp]

The Block Saturday July 9th

11 Jul

Peter has new tracks from Common, The Cool Kids, Henrik Schwarz and Mia Doi Todd plus some classic funk from Odyssey!

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Common ft. Nas – Ghetto Dreams [Warner]

Nas – Nasty [CDR]

Roska & Untold – Myth [Numbers]

Omar & Zed Bias – Dancing [Tru Thoughts]

Madlib & Joyce Moreno ft. Generation Match – Banana [Entertainment One Music]

Nicola Conte – Love From The Sun [Impulse!]

Karl Hector & The Malcouns – Wajeerta House [Now Again]

Brassroots – Good Life [Do Right!]

The Cool Kids ft. Bun B – Gas Station [Green Label Sound]

Shabazz Palaces – Endeavours For Never (The Last Time You Spoke You Said You Were) [Sub Pop]

Co$$ – Pot Ash [Tres]

SBTRKT – Hold On [Young Turks]

KNXWLEDGE – Kanaloap (Layte) [CDR]

Bogge & Henrik Schwarz – Kammermusik [Universal]


Lando Kal – Further [Hotflush]

Flying Lotus – Catacombs (Extended Version) [Warp]

Mo Kolours – Drum Talking [One Handed]

The Shaolin Afronauts – The Scarab [Freestyle]

United Vibrations – Ra Pt 2 [12 Tone]

Odyssey – Broken Road [Light In The Attic]

Tarrantula Ghoul & Her Gravediggers – King Kong [BBE]

The PC’s Ltd – Fast Man [Funk 45]

Mia Doi Todd – Canto De Iemanjá [City Zen]

Azymuth – Isso É Partido Alto [Far Out]

Nostalgia 77 – Beautiful Lie [Tru Thoughts]

Jef Gilson – Hectorologie [Jazzman]

Ahmad Jamal – Swahililand [20th Century]

The Pyramids – My Africa [Ikef]

Prefuse 73 ft. Trush Keenan – Trial Of 9000 Suns [Warp]

Pharoah Sanders – Moon Child [Dopeness Galore]