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04 / 16 / 14
Reclaimed Soul: Slow Jams and Groovers
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On this episode of Reclaimed Soul we dive into some groovy slow jams, by artists like The Lost Generation, Linda Jones, and Lee Charles.
Plus, we hear a special 1970s Chicago Kiddie Soul mini-mix featuring the Eight Minutes, North, South, East & West, Love’s Children, and more.

For fresh episodes of Reclaimed Soul, listen in Thursdays at 8pm CST on vocalo.org, or tune in to 89.5fm (NW Indy) and 90.7fm (CHI)

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04 / 14 / 14
Midwest Hype talk fresh new album and creative revitalization
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Midwest Hype has spent years defying genre boundaries and getting people to dance. They stopped by the Vocalo studios to discuss what went into their new album The Time, and what listeners can expect from their 3rd LP effort.

The MusicVox airs M-F 6-8 PM CT on 89.5 FM (NWI) / 90.7 FM (CHI) /www.vocalo.org

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04 / 10 / 14
vocaloreclaimedsoul:

On tonight’s Reclaimed Soul, host Ayana Contreras provides smooth, slow jams, groovers, and more. Plus, local Kiddie Soul by Love’s Children (pictured, with Curtis Mayfield on piano), and by North, South, East, and West.
Tune in, then groove in!  Thursdays at 8pm (CST) http://vocalo.org  90.7fm and 89.5fm
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vocaloreclaimedsoul:

On tonight’s Reclaimed Soul, host Ayana Contreras provides smooth, slow jams, groovers, and more. Plus, local Kiddie Soul by Love’s Children (pictured, with Curtis Mayfield on piano), and by North, South, East, and West.
Tune in, then groove in!  Thursdays at 8pm (CST) http://vocalo.org  90.7fm and 89.5fm
ZoomInfo

vocaloreclaimedsoul:

On tonight’s Reclaimed Soul, host Ayana Contreras provides smooth, slow jams, groovers, and more. Plus, local Kiddie Soul by Love’s Children (pictured, with Curtis Mayfield on piano), and by North, South, East, and West.

Tune in, then groove in!  Thursdays at 8pm (CST) http://vocalo.org  90.7fm and 89.5fm

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04 / 09 / 14
M&O on Live From Studio 10 (aired April 2014)

Jamila and Owen of Chicago’s “adventure soul” duo M&O (formerly Milo and Otis) have been cultivating a sound that incorporates elements of brooding R&B with carefully written narratives soaked in heritage, passion and culture. Years of making music together have produced a sound that’s both groovy, warm in production, and socially conscious and poignant in its lyrical content.

Live From Studio 10 airs Tuesdays at 8pm CST on Vocalo 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) and Vocalo.org, and features emerging bands and music artists from Chicago and beyond. One hour of music and interview, all live. The show is hosted by Jesse Menendez, produced by Fyodor Sakhnovski and engineered by Adam Yoffe. Subscribe to the podcast here: bitly.com/vocaloLFS10

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04 / 03 / 14

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On tonight’s Reclaimed Soul, host Ayana Contreras spins 1970s Sunny Ade, The Dapps, and more. It’s African classic jams, plus 1960s soul and jazz.
Kick off at 8pm (CST). http://vocalo.org/, 89.5fm and 90.7fm

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03 / 31 / 14

M&O on Live From Studio 10 - 4/1

Jamila and Owen of Chicago’s “adventure soul” duo M&O (formerly Milo and Otis) have been making music together for a number of years and have honed in on a sound that both groovy and warm in production, and socially conscious and poignant in its lyrical content. We’re pleased to welcome the duo on Live From Studio 10 and eager to hear some new tracks off of their new album Almost Us.

Tune in Tuesday, 4/1 at 8 PM CT on 90.7 FM (CHI) and 89.5 FM (NWI) or stream here: www.vocalo.org/player 

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03 / 31 / 14
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In this episode: Last year our resident Soul aficionado Ayana Contreras saw a documentary about Death - an early proto punk out of Detroit. This lead her to dig deeper into Black Rock.

Also, renowned storyteller-Shannon Casey, shares his story about the city called Chicago Blues Story.

Dr. Yaba Blay joined Jesse Menendez and Kristian Eliz on The MusicVox to talk about the way we construct race through everyday interactions. Dr. Blay, Kristian, and Jesse discuss how “Black” is defined.

We end the show with our Vocalo DJ Collective member - Trancid. This and more. Tune in!

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03 / 28 / 14
Reclaimed Soul: Local Steppers

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On this installment of Reclaimed Soul, host Ayana Contreras spins some stepper cuts from both local artists and artists from elsewhere, including James Brown. Also featured is a clip from her interview with Reggie Torian from the Impressions and her advice on how to write a “Vinyl Is Back” article as Record Store Day approaches.

For fresh episodes of Reclaimed Soul, listen in Thursdays at 8pm CST on vocalo.org, or tune in to 89.5fm (NW Indy) and 90.7fm (CHI)

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03 / 28 / 14
This is Hip Face Off: The "Elderly" Rapper and the Soulful White Boy
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Each week, interns and music aficionados Zach Swezy of 1833.fm and Tanna Solberg of WLUW-88.7fm bring a track for hosts Molly Adams and Brian Babylon to judge. This week it was a close call but Zach’s track “Probably Nu It” by Tree beat out Tanna’s track “Motion Animal” by Crash. In the midst of the competition, Brian decided to do his own harmonizing.

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03 / 21 / 14
Reclaimed Soul: Songs & Stories

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This episode of Reclaimed Soul takes the lead from last week’s Music & Stories event, pairing some stories with classic soul track on vinyl. We’ll also hear a clip from this week’s episode of Practically Speaking regarding what feminism means to people of different genders, colors, and ages.

For fresh episodes of Reclaimed Soul, listen in Thursdays at 8pm CST on vocalo.org, or tune in to 89.5fm (NW Indy) and 90.7fm (CHI)

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02 / 26 / 14
Reclaimed Soul: Kyle Abraham & Chicago Soul

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On this episode of Reclaimed Soul, host Ayana Contreras spins some local Chicago soul and plays her interview from this past week with with dancer/choreographer Kyle Abraham, who is in town with his troupe, Abraham.in.motion. They’re here to perform his “Radio Show” at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. Kyle and Ayana talk about the role of Black Radio in communities.

For fresh episodes of Reclaimed Soul, listen in Thursdays at 8pm CST on vocalo.org, or tune in to 89.5fm (NW Indy) and 90.7fm (CHI)

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02 / 25 / 14
The soulful adventures of Milo & Otis

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Chicago duo Milo and Otis (soon to rename to “M&O”) have developed a unique take on R’n’B, a style they’ve come to call “adventure soul.” Vocalist, Jamila Woods joined Jesse Menendez on The MusicVox and talked about their current album The Joy, and some of the social commentary that appears on it, specifically, the impact of the passing of Troy Davis and the cultural taboo associated with wanting to touch a Black person’s hair.

The MusicVox airs weekdays 4-6 PM on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 (NWI) /www.vocalo.org

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02 / 24 / 14
Vocalo On WBEZ Ep 94 - Legislators and Prison Visits, Black Radio in Communities, Milo and Otis

In this episode: The Department of Corrections has a $1.3 billion annual budget so our sister station WBEZ gave a survey to Illinois legislators to find out how many of them had actually visited a prison during their tenure. Reporter Rob Wildeboer joined us to break down the results and explain why it’s always good to do your research.

Also, Reclaimed Soul host Ayana Contreras sits down with dancer/choreographer Kyle Abraham, who was in town with his troupe, Abraham.in.motion. They were here to perform his “Radio Show” at the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. Kyle and Ayana talked about the role of Black Radio in communities. They also talked about social dancing, from disco to breaking to voguing.

Chicago duo Milo and Otis have developed a unique take on R’n’B, a style they’ve come to call “adventure soul.” Vocalist, Jamila Woods joined Jesse Menendez on The MusicVox and talked about their current album The Joy, and some of the social commentary that appears on it, specifically, the impact of the passing of Troy Davis and a cultural taboo associated with wanting to touch a Black person’s hair.

Finally, we bring it home with an all vinyl mix about Chicago from Chicken George. Tune in!

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02 / 20 / 14
Bassel and The Supernaturals on Live From Studio 10 (aired Feb 2014)
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Singer / songwriter, Bassel, is on a mission to unite his passion for soul music with his charitable disposition. Fronting his band The Supernaturals, he creates music that is uplifting sonically but is also a platform to spread political awareness of the conflict taking place in Syria.

Live From Studio 10 airs Tuesdays at 8pm CST on Vocalo 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) and Vocalo.org, and features emerging local bands and music artists (with an occasional national act stopping by). One hour of music and interview, all live. The show is hosted by Jesse Menendez, produced by Fyodor Sakhnovski and engineered by Adam Yoffe. Subscribe to the podcast here: bitly.com/vocaloLFS10

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02 / 11 / 14

Bassel and The Supernaturals on Live From Studio 10

Singer / songwriter, Bassel, is on a mission to unite his passion for soul music with his charitable disposition. Fronting his band The Supernaturals, he creates music that is uplifting sonically but is also a platform to spread political awareness of the conflict taking place in Syria.
Tune in Tues. 2/11 at 8pm CT on 90.7 FM (CHI) / 89.5 FM (NWI) or stream here: www.vocalo.org/player

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