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The Far Side – playlist for February 21

As played on The Far Side, Phantom 105.2, Tuesday February 21. Last night featured the now annual Far Side Of New Orleans extravaganza, with an hour of fantastic NOLA carnival tunes and sonic gumbos. You’ll find a stream of the …

Wed, Feb 22, 2012, 14:34

   

As played on The Far Side, Phantom 105.2, Tuesday February 21.

Last night featured the now annual Far Side Of New Orleans extravaganza, with an hour of fantastic NOLA carnival tunes and sonic gumbos. You’ll find a stream of the hour-long special here.

DJ-ing plug (1): I’ll be DJ-ing at the fabulous Glider on Friday (February 24) with Alison Curtis and Cillian McDonnell. Glider happens on the last Friday of every month at the Workman’s Club, Dublin 2 and features a musical mix over two rooms which is best described as anything and everything. Proceedings kicks off at 10pm and admission is free.

DJ-ing plug (1): I’m also DJ-ing at the Lightbox night at the Twisted Pepper, Dublin 1 on Saturday (February 25). There will be workshops at the venue during the day with live sets from 8pm from SertOne, Simon Bird, Monto, REID, Bantum and Tenaka. Other guest DJs include Nialler9, the Logikparty crew, Ian Maleney and Dan Hegarty. Admission is a fiver.

BIGkids “Drum In Your Chest” (White)
This Club “Add It Up” (Roseland)
Jagwar Ma “Come Save Me” (The Blue Rider)
Disclosure “Tenderly” (Make Mine)
SBTRKT “Ride to Freedom” (Young Turks)
Hackney Colliery Band “No Diggity” (Wah Wah)
Skee-Lo “I Wish” (Scotti Bros)
Breton “Jostle” (Fat Cat)
The Jezabels “Endless Summer” (PIAS)
Wild Belle “Keep You” (White)
Nikkiya “When I Was High” (White)
Quakers “Fitta Happier” (Stones Throw)
Sinead O’Connor vs The Weekend “4th & Headlines (Phil Retrospector remix)” (White)

The Far Side of Mardi Gras

Professor Longhair “Big Chief” (Watch)
Dixie Cups “Iko Iko” (Island)
Rebirth Brass Band “Carnival Time” (Arhoolie)
Free Agents Brass Band “We Made It Through That Water” (Geffen)
The Meters “Hey Pocky-A-Way” (Josie)
Gus the Groove Lewis “Let the Groove Move You” (Marsaint)
Dirty Dozen Brass Band “Bongo Beep” (Shout! Factory)
Dave Batiste & The Gladiators “Funky Soul” (Bandy)
Bo Dollis & The Wild Magnolia Mardi Gras Indian Band “Handa Wanda” (Minit)
Roger & His Gypsies “Pass the Hatchet” (Seven B)
John Boutte “Treme Song” (Geffen)
Jessie Hill “Ohh Poo Pah Doo (Part 1)” (Capitol)
Warren Lee “Funky Belly” (Wand)
Betty Harris “Show It” (Sansu)
The Meters “Handclapping Song” (Josie)
Professor Longhair “Go to the Mardi Gras” (Ron)
Gentleman June Gardner “It’s Gonna Rain” (Night Train International)
Aaron Neville “Hercules” (A&M)