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Now Playing – the tunes of the week at OTR HQ

Tunes for the weekend from Toumani Diabate & Sidiki Diabate, Bondax, Bobby Womack, Protect-U and The Juan Maclean

The Juan Maclean

Fri, Jul 4, 2014, 09:05

   

Toumani Diabate & Sidiki Diabate “Toumani & Sidiki” (World Circuit)

Father and son kora masters rig out a top drawer demonstration of hypnotic Malian blues

Bondax “All I See” (Just Us)

Summer dancefloor vibes from Adam Kaye and George Townsend.

The Juan Maclean “A Place Called Space” (DFA)

Disco blaster with space-age frills and a touch of Moroder from forthcoming album “In A Dream”

Protect-U “Free USA” (Future Times)

Dreamy, colourful house grooves from the game Washington DC duo

Bobby Womack “The Bravest Man In the Universe” (XL)

Remembering the late, great, magnificent soul singer with the last album released during his lifetime.