Neighborhood Love Radio – episode 111

August 17, 2015 at 9:44 am














Great show! Evan Skrederstu and Steve Martinez from UGLAR Works come past and we speak about music, the creative drive in relation to other challenges, illegal vs. legal public art, and much, much, mo!
Jeff Roffredo (The Aggrolites) kicks it, too! So should you.

Oh yea… also Earth’s finest playlist in Soul ‘n Funk music. Enjoy!


The list:
1. “Unstoppable” Lianne La Havas
2. “Comencemos (Let’s Start)” Jungle Fire
3. “Leanin’ On Slick” Aceyalone
4. “Get a Hold of You” Jr Thomas & The Volcanos
5. “Funk in the Hole” Roy Ayers
6. “The Archipelago” Osaka Monaurail
7. “United Front” Arrested Development
8. “Soul Vibrations” Dorothy Ashby
9. “Drive” Dornik
10. “Damn Skippy” The Electric Peanut Butter Company
11. “Do It” The Glimmers Present Disko Drunkards
12. ”Above The Clouds” Paul Weller
13. “All I Do Is Think About You” Tammi Terrell

Neighborhood Love Radio – episode 110

August 11, 2015 at 10:53 am














Come past and kick it with Johnny and Jeff. We play some music and chop it up about L.A. life.

Feeling equal parts blessed and hype.

It’s the Rives Avenue playlist. Click play to enjoy.


The list:

1) “Adventures in Paradise (feat. Alice Russell)” The Decoders
2) “Wild Cookie” Jill Scott
3) “You Don’t Know” Jill Scott
4) “Amazin” Omniscence
5) “En Sursis” Afro Latin Vintage Orchestra
6) “Peace Begins Within” Bobby Powell
7) “Wander” Icebird
8) “Southern Girl” Erykah Badu
9) “Butterflies” Michael Jackson
10) “Norman” Disko Drunkards
11) “Boondigga” Fat Freddys Drop
12) “How We Get Along” Jurassic 5
13) “Morning Child” 4Hero
14) “Head Over Heels” JD McPherson

Neighborhood Love Radio – episode 109

August 5, 2015 at 2:59 pm














The streets are crowded and the asphalt is hot.
Feeling blessed to play some of the finest I got.
This is the N. Alvarado Street playlist.
Please enjoy this funky product.

The list:
1) “Gimme Gimme” Igbo
2) “Blandland” THEESatisfaction
3) “I Got The…” Labi Siffre
4) “Knock Knock” Ty
5) “Buggin’ Out” A Tribe Called Quest
6) “Railroads Down/Unfinished” Eric Biddines
7) “Lone Wolf and Cub” Thundercat
8) “The World Is a Ghetto” George Benson
9) “The Lung” Hiatus Kaiyote
10) “You Can Have Watergate Just Gimme Some Bucks And I’ll Be Straight” The J.B.’s



Neighborhood Love Radio – episode 108

July 29, 2015 at 12:52 pm















This week we have two guests from the insanely talented and productive art collective UGLAR Works (

We chop it up about Ryan’s novel, upcoming projects with Evan, L.A. life past and present, music, and a whole bunch more. All the while playing the finest in Soul ‘n Funk music cause that’s what we do.

Ryan Gattis is a writer & educator. His most recent work “All Involved” ,a novel of the 1992 L.A. riots, is grounded in nearly two years of research & background spent with former gang members, firefighters, nurses, & other L.A. citizens who lived through it. (

Evan Skrederstu is a Los Angeles native. Muralist, painter, tattoo artist, as well as many other things. He’s beautified everything from the side of multi story buildings to small preserved beetles. (

Grab a lemonade, put your feet up, click play, and enjoy.

The playlist:
1) “Lowdown Stank” Breakestra
2) “Similak Child” Black Sheep
3) “Cold Balogna” The Isley Brothers
4) “Sly” Jesse Fischer & Sly5thAve
5) “One Block Past It” Buckshot La Fonque
6) “Getcha Go Go Juice” John Cleary
7) “Mr. Brown” African Music Machine
8) “Magdalena” Quantic with Alice Russell with the Combo Barbaro
9) “Catch a Meyer” Deep East Music
10) “Creation (East L.A.) (The Reflex Revision)” The Western Transient
11) “The World is Going Up In Flames” Charles Bradley
12) “Rockferry” Duffy

L.A. Story lowrider culture event – Sat. July 25th 2015

July 21, 2015 at 2:17 pm

L.A. Story @ Plaza de La Raza Los Angeles.     See you there!

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Neighborhood Love Radio – episode 107

July 19, 2015 at 7:28 am















This week we have guests from the upcoming LA Story lowrider culture event.

MC Pancho, Pep Williams, and Antonio Pelayo come in and chop it up about the event, lowrider culture in L.A., and celebrating neighborhood life. This is a good one, loved ones. PLUS the finest in Soul ‘N Funk playlist.

All assembled with love in Downtown Los Angeles.

The list:
1) “Them Changes” Thundercat
2) “Gonna Give It Up (Wanna Quit)” 4hero & Lady Alma
3) “Gabby (feat. Janelle Monáe)” The Internet
4) “Work To Do” The Isley Brothers
5) “Uzi (Pinky Ring)” El Michels Affair
6) “Uptown Funk” Sly5thAve & The ClubCasa Chamber Orchestra
7) “Together” Tierra
8) “Giving Up On Love” Thee Midniters
9) “Me and You” Brenton Wood
10) “Suavecito” Malo
11) “Time Keeps on Slipping” Headnodic
12) “A Funky Space Reincarnation” Marvin Gaye
13) “Mighty Mighty” Baby Huey
14) “S.O.B.” Nathaniel Rateliff & The Night Sweats

Neighborhood Love Radio – episode 106

July 14, 2015 at 3:19 pm














Episode one-oh-six.

Come past for the Colorado Blvd Playlist.
Funk’s not dead.

The list:
1) “This is Coming To?” Rebirth
2) “Jeans” Quadron
3) “Go with It (feat. Vic Mensa)” The Internet
4) “By Hook Or By Crook” Ikebe Shakedown
5) “I Can’t Wait” Hepcat
6) “Serious (feat. Kouala) The Hempolics
7) “Last Night” The Mar-Keys
8) “After Laughter (Comes Tears)” Wendy Rene
9) “No More Will I Wonder” Bibby And The Astronauts
10) “Namaste” Beastie Boys
11) “They Don’t Understand” Monophonics
12) “Remedy” Space Captain
13) “Besus” The Greasy Beats
14) “Blind Paradise” Debórah Bond

Neighborhood Love Radio – episode 105

July 9, 2015 at 1:21 pm















Pre show girl watchin’ on S. Hill St. Got us feelin’ that joie de vivre.
Are you ready for the long hot summer?
The S. Hill St. playlist is go!

The list:

1) “Fake Future” Allen Stone
2) “Inspiration Information” Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings
3) “Go with It (feat. Vic Mensa)” The Internet
4) “No Sleeep” Janet Jackson
5) “Take Me Back (Instrumental)” Aloe Blacc
6) “Let Me Have It All (Alternate Mix)” Sly & The Family Stone
7) “I Don’t Get Mad No Mo” DeRobert and the Half-Truths
8) “Youngblood (Livin’ the Streets)” War
9) “Brown Skin Girl” Leon Bridges
10) “Quiet Moments” Lonnie Liston Smith
11) “Maria (You Were the Only One) (Emile Haynie Remix)” Michael Jackson
12) “How Far” Ego Ella May
13) “Forever Mine” Andra Day
14) “1978 TV Commercial for Marvin”
15) “Anger (extended mix with Marcus Miller)” Marvin Gaye












Neighborhood Love Radio – episode 104

July 1, 2015 at 9:25 am














Ups n downs. Ins n outs. All this time the freeway flows. Time will take you on, Jack. Best to enjoy the ride.
Come past for the Lincoln Blvd. playlist. Assembled with love.

The list:
1) “Ooo Wee” DeRobert and the Half-Truths
2) “Accra City People” Sena Dagadu
3) “Easier” Space Captain
4) “A New Constellation” Quantic presents The Western Transient
5) “Skin I’m In (Alternate Mix)” Sly & The Family Stone
6) “Groovin’ the Night Away” Average White Band
7) “East L.A.” War
8) “Fat Boy” Billy Stewart
9) “Beasley Is A Beast” Beastie Boys
10) “Them Changes” Thundercat
11) “Ghettos of the Mind” Pleasure
12) “It’s Love” Jill Scott

Neighborhood Love Radio – episode 103

June 24, 2015 at 4:22 pm














Birds are singin’ and squirrels are gettin’ down.

Summertime in L.A.

This is the Sherman Way playlist. Hope it does it for you. Enjoy.

The list:

1) “Foxy Lady” Pleasure
2) “Morning Child” 4Hero
3) “We Are On The Move” Zo!
4) “Baby Don’t Cha Worry” Tammi Terrell
5) “Pannin’ Dub” King Tubby
6) “Late Night SOS” J-Felix
7) “Bounce And Pull Up” Bosq
8) “Emotional Rescue” The Rolling Stones
9) “Poltickin” Beastie Boys
10) “Oh Honey” Delegation
11) “Show ‘Em” Rebirth