Funk

The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-11-17 with Si Cranstoun

“Si Cranstoun is the British soul talent to watch out for in 2013 and he’s Craig’s guest this week. Si’s voice has been compared to Jackie Wilson, not bad for a lad from Croydon.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-08-18 with Fred Wesley

The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-09-01

“Exploring the best in funk and soul from the roots of black music through to the current club sounds, featuring classic tracks, new releases, sessions and interviews.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-08-18 with Fred Wesley

The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-08-25 with Nile Rodgers

“Hold my calls, I can’t speak we’ve only got the legend that is Nile Rodgers in the studio! The man behind some of funkiest tunes on the planet will be taking over the airwaves and picking some of his favourite songs, plus as a man who can tell a story as well as he can write a song, expect some damn fine tales about all the legends he’s worked with – everyone from Bowie to Aretha Franklin. And if that’s not enough for you on a Saturday Night there’s also 52 Weeks of Funk – Craig’s countdown on his favourite tunes of all time, and more listener choices in Spinnage a Trois.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-08-18 with Fred Wesley

The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-08-18 with Fred Wesley

“The legend that is Fred Wesley joins Craig to talk about his amazing life in music and of course to see who can do the best James Brown impression. And we hand over the airwaves to one of our funky listeners to select their 3 favourite tracks in ‘Spinage a Trois’. And Craig opens up his trunk fo funk for a 30 minute mix.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-08-18 with Fred Wesley

The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-08-11 with The Haggis Horns

“Craig Charles will be opening up his trunk of funk before an audience of thousands of funk and soul fans, partying as the sun sets on Salford Quays. Also performing live will be top-notch funksters The Haggis Horns.”

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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-04-07 The Mighty Macombos in session

“Funk O’Clock is now 6pm on a Saturday. It’s a new timeslot but the same cracking tunes from Mr. Craig Charles.
This week the master of funk is joined by The Mighty Macombos for a session, plus all the usual stuff like Spinage A Trois, World Funk Airways and The Funky 52 – Craig’s Countdown of his favourite tunes of all time.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-03-17 with Duke Fakir

“Motown legend Duke Fakir – the only surviving member of The Four Tops, whose hits include Reach Out I’ll Be There, It’s the Same Old Song and I Can’t Help Myself ( Sugar Pie, Honey Bunch) – hangs out with Craig today.
Duke will be picking some of his favourite tunes and looking back at a career which started way back in 1956, has seen countless hit singles, awards a plenty, and seen him work with a who’s who of soul music.
Craig also continues his countdown of his favourite songs of all time in The Funky 52, another celeb reveals what makes them all soulful in Secret Soul Sister/Brother, and there is another musical lesson in Hammond Time.
And if that’s not enough, at 9 O’clock Craig opens his trunk of funk and gets in the mix for half an hour of top notch funky tunes guaranteed to get you dancing round your kitchen.”

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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-01-14 with Gizzelle

“Funk and Soul singer Gizzelle hooks up with Craig from Los Angeles. Craig continues the countdown of his favourite funk and soul tunes with The Funky 52 and World Funk Airways heads to another American city. And the Fantastics hammond player, Greg Boraman gives us a tune in Hammond Time.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-01-14 with Gizzelle [Filesonic]

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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-01-07 with Nitin Sawhney

“Nitin Sawhney stops by the studio to catch up with Craig about his new project. Plus Craig’s starts The Funky 52 – a countdown of his favourite funky tunes of all time. Plus World Funk Airways continues it’s flight across the cities and states of America, there’s more from Hammond Time and at 9.00 Craig unleashes his trunk of funk with a non stop mix of top tuneage.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2012-01-07 with Nitin Sawhney [Filesonic]

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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2011-12-31 New Year’s Eve party featuring Smoove and Turrell

“Craig Charles hosts a funk and soul-themed New Year’s Eve party featuring Smoove & Turrell in session.
Since the release of their debut album in 2009, Geordie duo Smoove & Turrell have gone from being complete unknowns to performing to over 10,000 people at Glastonbury. Their first single I Can’t Give You Up became one of the most sought after 7″ releases of the year, and a hot topic on mod and northern soul forums.
Producer Smoove has a long career behind him, including that of a solo artist signed to the Acid Jazz imprint in its heyday; while blues singer John Turrell featured in Craig’s own Fantasy Funk Band. Second album, Eccentric Audio, has been well received with single Hard Work recently receiving national airplay on Radio 2.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2011-12-31 New Year’s Eve party featuring Smoove and Turrell [Filesonic]

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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2011-12-24 Best of The Funk and Soul Show 2011 + Gil Scott Heron tribute

“Craig Charles presents the Best of The Funk and Soul Show 2011, including interviews with Bootsy Collins, Percy Sledge, George Clinton, Chuck Brown, and Booker T, plus tributes to the late Gil Scott Heron and Amy Winehouse who both sadly passed away this year.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2011-12-17 with Mario Biondi

“Italian soul superstar Mario Biondi, a man who has sold millions of records and worked with the likes of Chaka Khan and Burt Bacharach, is in conversation and choosing the tunes with Craig Charles.
Plus World Funk Airways continues its journey across the cities and states of the USA; Hammond Time provides another musical education; and at 9 O’clock it’s time to get your dancing shoes on as Craig opens his famous Trunk Of Funk for another foot stomping mix of Saturday night funktastic tunes.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2011-12-17 with Mario Biondi [Filesonic]

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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2011-12-10 with DJ Russ Winstanley

“Keep The Faith….It’s a Nothern Soul Spectacular! Craig is joined by DJ Russ Winstanley as they step back in time to the glorious days of Wigan Casino which closed it’s doors for the final time 30 years ago – December 6th 1981. Alongside a host of Northern Soul classics Craig will be joined by a host of special guests from both sides of the pond, he’ll play some ot the rarest and most expensive records on the planet and of course we’ll hear about the time when Wigan was way cooler than New York!”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2011-12-10 with DJ Russ Winstanley [Filesonic]

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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2011-12-03 with Push

“Push, one of the biggest names of the Rare Groove scene, are back with new album Band on a Mission, and they join Craig in session. Plus we continue our musical journey around the USa with World Funk Airwaves, there’s another opportunity to improve your musical education with Hammond time and Craig really gets Saturday night started with Now It’s Nine and Nine’s The Time To Unleash The Trunk of Funk’.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2011-12-03 with Push [Filesonic]

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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2011-11-12 with The Bo Keys

“Craig hooks ups with the legendary Bo Keys from Memphis, Tennesse. The band members are a who’s who of Funk and Soul music and features players who have have performed with the likes of BB King, Isaac Hayes, Booker T, Al Green and it also features trumpeter Ben Cauley qho was the only survivor of the plane crash that killed Otis Redding in December 1967. Plus Hammond Time, World Funk Airways and Now It’s Nine and Nine’s The Time To Unleash The Trunk of Funk’.”
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The Craig Charles Funk & Soul Show 2011-11-12 with The Bo Keys [Filesonic]

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