SONG FOR SUNDAY #100: The Orb – Dilla’s Moon Quake

For our 100th Song for Sunday, we’ve chosen The Orb’s Dilla’s Moon Quake. It’s been a long time coming but we’re finally on #100 and what better way to celebrate than with a Dilla tribute. In 2015, electronica duo The Orb released “Moonbuilding 2703 AD” and as a bonus track, they included Dilla’s Moon Quake. The 10 minute track acts as a beautiful homage to…

SONG FOR SUNDAY #97: Nick Drake – Northern Sky

Nick Drake’s Northern Sky is our Song For Sunday. 2016 is no more as we break into a new year and hopefully more prosperous times. Northern Sky was a song on Nick Drake’s penultimate album before his untimely death in 1974. The song was a departure from his previous work. Unfortunately, his record label Island Records didn’t release it as a single despite the attempt…

SONG FOR SUNDAY #95: Miles Davis – In A Silent Way/It’s About That Time

Miles Davis’ In A Silent Way and It’s About That Time are our Song(s) for Sunday. We’ve flipped the script slightly this week by featuring two songs in one. These choices were inspired by Fredara Mareva Hadley’s Spotify playlist. “In a Silent Way” was recorded in one session in 1969. Miles used the classical sonata formĀ as inspiration for the three-track LP and it marked the…