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 Songs From The Big Hair 
 Motherland Influence  
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If you're like a lot of us here at WRIR, you have a soft spot for at least some of the music from the 1980s. Whether it's new wave, punk rock, neopsychedelia, metal, funk, or good ole college radio rock, you'll likely hear it on this show. Hosted by a rotating cast of WRIR DJs, each episode has a slightly different flavor. And that keeps it interesting! DJ hosts include Sean Kennedy, Gene (The British Breakfast), DJ Graybeard (The Other Black Music, The Motherland Influence), Dirty Dacoit Dan (Salad Days), Rev. Noah, Fontaine (What The Fontaine?!), Enzo (Breakfast Blend), Stewart Allen, Allan Coberly (The New Breakfast Snob), Albert Green (Chapter & Verse), and others.
Part 1

1)Chemical Specialist
Creation Rebels
Threat To Creation

2)Why Is That
Boogie Down Productions
Ghetto Music

3)Bonin' In The Boneyaerd
Truth And Soul

4)Natural Progression
New Chapter

5)Black Woman
Jungle Brothers
Down By Forces Of Nature

6)Jazz Is The Teacher
James 'Blood' Ulmer
Are You Glad To Be In America

7)Let The Funk Flow
Strictly Buisiness

8)Private Life
Grace Jones
Classic Grace Jones

Basement 5

10)Bass Culture
Linton Kwesi Johnson
Bass Culture

12in single

12)Why Can't We Live Together
Diamond Life

Part 2

13)Chant A Psalm
Steel Pulse
True Democracy

14)Too Much Pressure
The Selecter
Above And Beyond

Pure Hell
Noise Addiction

16)Going Places
Kid Creole and The Coconuts
Fresh Fruit In Foreign Places

17)Drop The Bomb
Trouble Funk
Go-Go Party Time Classics Vol. 1

18)Guess Who's Coming To Dinner
Black Uhuru
Guess Who's Coming To Dinner

19)Walking With Barrence
Barrence Whitfield And The Savages
Barrence Whitfield And The Savages

20)I Know You Got Soul
Eric B. And Rakim
12in single

21)Big Takeover
Bad Brains
Bad Brains

22)Banned In DC
Bad Brains
Bad Brains

The Awareness Art Ensemble
Coming Home

24)Go On Girl
Roxanne Shante
12in single

25)Konk Party
12in single

26)More Bounce To Ounce

 Songs From The Big Afro Sept. 1, 2012 Download Program Podcast
02:00:32 English 2012-09-02
 Richmond, Virginia USA
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