Listen to New LMG Soul Eclectics – Late Spring Drive

It’s been a long four-month hiatus between shows. In that time quite a bit of new material has come out, including some standout jams.

We wanted to pay due diligence to both what was happening now while still making sure we gave some shine to those neo-classics that have popped up over the last 15 years. To make-up for the extended absence, you’ve got over three hours of grown folks’ sounds to relax into at the brink of summer. This mix is intended for those long late spring drives just as summer unfolds. So, it’s more mid-tempo heavy than our usual. As with all the LMG Soul Eclectics mixes, there are no musical boundaries of songs in the Black American Music tradition, with everything from acid jazz and the blues to gospel and soulful house represented. Hope you enjoy this latest madcap adventure.

If you like what you hear, be sure to subscribe to this podcast series on iTunes or Podomatic and share the link with the other music lovers in your life! Let’s keep this soul music movement alive and proving there’s plenty of good music still coming out with each new year. While much of it is not on the radio, it can all be found on the LMG Soul Eclectics show! More to come real soon!  In the meantime, support the artists whose music you like and hear on our show. That’s what it’s all about. 

By L. Michael Gipson

LMG Soul Eclectics: “Late Spring Drive” Playlist

The Electic Groove Machine (starts: 00:49)  
1) Nu – Idesia
2) Prototype (starRo Bossa Edit) – OutKast
3) Let It Go – Shawn Escoffery
4) In Your Clouds – MNEK
5) I Will Not Let You Go – Carmen Hendricks
6) All I Wanna Do – D’Sound
7) Being Thru The Eyes of a Child (Prelude) – The Rebirth
8) Fragments – Conya Doss
9) The Other Side – Alex Isley
10) Alright – Jordan Rakei
11) Reach Out – Mad Satta
12) West Coast – Kandace Springs
13) (A)gain – Def Sound
14) This Is Coming To  – The Rebirth
15) Smile (feat. Jata) – SoulParlor
16) Anyway – ASH
17) Numbers and Steel – Electric Wire Hustle
18) Be Free – J. Cole

The Neo-Blues Movement (1:12:21)
19) #HoodLove – Jazmine Sullivan 
20) Gimme All Your Love – Alabama Shakes
21) Redemption – Samm Henshaw
22) You Don’t Know — Jill Scott
23) Wish I Had Answered (new version) – Mavis Staples
24) House of the Rising Sun — Kimberly Nichole
25) Run Around — Michael McArthur  
26) My Heart – Lizz Wright
27) Walk The Line – Ben L’Oncle Soul

Old Soul Made New (1:46:23)
28) No Lie – Sensere
29) Miss You (No More) – Jimmie Reign 
30) Gold  – Andreya Triana
31) On The Ground – Meaghan Maples
32) Another Day – Jamie Lidell
33) Wake Up To Your Love – Malted Milk & Toni Green
34) You Give Me Something – James Morrison
35) California Roll (ft. Pharrell & Stevie Wonder) – Snoop Dogg
36) I Wanna Love You  – Jussie Smollett
37) On Our Way – Christina Aguilera
38) California Dreaming – Sia

Evening Drive (2:27:01)
39) Love Happens – Teri Tobin
40) You’re My Girl – Kenny Lattimore 
41) Can’t Stand – K. Avett  
42) Charge (ft. Anthony David) – Carmen Rodgers
43) The Line (ft. Darien Dean & Erik Truffaz) – Isma Hill
44) Watch Out – Taiwah
45) Moments (ft. Darien Dean & Mr. E) – Isma Hill
46) Let It Flow (ft. Kay - The Foundation) –Six Minutes Til’ Sunrise
47) Get It Right – Teedra Moses
48) Can We Talk – Jamie Foxx
49) Sweet Life – Frank Ocean
50) Mona Lisa (Live Acoustic) – Jazmine Sullivan 
51) Be Free (Live - J. Cole cover) – Faith Evans

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