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Enjoy! 2019 is a strong year for quality sounds + releases. Here are a few that remain strong in my headphones and celebrating not just 2019, but some of my strong rotations.  Download here.

FAVORITES // MIXTAPE

Injury Reserve – New Hawaii
Steve Lacy – Like Me
Raveena – Stone
Choker – Petrol Bliss
ESTA – Crazy
Jai Paul – Do You Love Her Now?
Mac Ayres – Lonely
Omar Apollo – Erase
Flying Lotus – Say Something
Thornato w/ Benjamin Vanegas – Mama Clo
Peggy Gou – Hungboo
Azymuth – Castelo (Demo Version)
Cool Out Sun – Night Shine
Marcel Vogel – I Got Jesus
Tim Wharp – Cole Dub
Creme D’ Cocoa – To Jam (Sly Edit)
Nu Guinea – Stann Fore
Ensemble Enetendu – Peel Back

Ive been swamped for the past year but these are the cuts that have been in rotation when Im alone driving home after a dj set. Artists like Omar Apollo, Steve Lacy, Ambar Lucid, Tierra Whack and the others featured on this mix are really exciting and pushing sound into new dimensions. Hope you dig.

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tracklist: 

C Y G N – Joga Bonito
Steve Lacy – N Slide
Pescribe Da Vibe – Difficult
Babeheaven – Circles
Mayra Andrade – Tan Kalakatan
PAX – Because We’re Young
Pinty – Nightcrawler
Tierra Whack – Fruit Salad
Yeek – Shake
Yellow Magic Orchestra – Ongaku
Calud – Easy
Contour – Stop Trying To Be God (Cover)
Henry Canyons – The Cool Side
The Comet Is Coming – Brith Of Creation
The Creative One – It Gets Better (Feat. theMIND)
Ambar Lucid – Letting Go
Brainstory – Dead End
Emawk – No One
Noname – Window
Meernaa – Wildest Eyes
Los Retros – Someone to Spend Time With
Omar Apollo – Ashamed

Here are some of my favorite gems as of late. Hope you dig!

Unknown Mortal Orchestra – Ministry Of Alienation
Crayon – I Came By To Let You Know Im Leaving
Jorja Smith – On My Mind (Tera Kora Edit)
Henry Canyons – The Cool Side
Poppy Ajudha – Love Falls Down
Ravyn Lenae – Blossom Dearie
Delilah Holliday – Babylon
Kiefer – Miss U
Jono McCleery – La Ritournelle
The Jefferson Park Boys – Gramercy Place
Phonte – Such Is Life
BoyBoy – Boy
Cleo Sol – Why Don’t You
30/70- Source
Fortune – Finesse
Nick Bike – Oh Jay
Bjork – Blissing Me (Feat. Serpentwithfeet)
Fantasy Guys – Jazzy Kisses
Mr. Fingers – Praise To The Vibes
Daphni – Carry On
Nosaj Thing – U G (Les Sins Remix)
Peggy Gou – It Makes You Forget (Itgehane Remix)
Jordan Rakei – Eye To Eye (Dan Key Remix)
Nilufer Yanya – Keep On Calling
Yuko – The Idealist

SXSW ART

Here we got! Recently I posted a complete list of all the artists I wanted to see at this year’s SXSW. I wanted to go deeper and actually share some of these artists that I think could have a nice buzz in 2018 and beyond. If you are out in Austin this year, let’s connect! Ill be around in search of the best coffee, tacos and also participating on the Co-Sign panel. Details here.

TRACKLIST:

Anna Wise – Precious Possession
A.Chal – Love N Hennessy
Demo Taped – Not Enough
Suzi Wu – Speed
Jordan Rakei – Eye To Eye
Buddy – Find Me
Knox Fortune – Lil Thing
Stimulator Jones – Soon Never Comes
BLVCK SPVDE – Dance 4 Me
El Combo Chimbita – Puro Show
CAPYAC – Speedracer
Men I Trust – Tailwhip
DUCKWRTH – Get Ugly (Feat. Georgia Anne Muldrow)
Homeboy Sandman – Bamboo
Nubla Garcia – Lost Kingdoms
Princess Nokia – Bart Simpson
Ezra Collective – Pure Shade
Jade Bird – Cathedral
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2:00 PM: Extending Your Reach at College Radio
Moderated by: Jessica Weber (co-sign)
Panelists: Rodney Carmichael (NPR), Anthony Valadez (KCRW / TuneIn), Dessa (Artist)

Keeping what you do at your station relevant beyond the bounds of your campus involves thinking beyond just your on-air signal. Podcasts, on demand programming, online features and reviews; all these things and more help expand your programming and vision to a much larger audience. Learn how to do this, even with limited budgets.

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You Wanna Chill? The Mixtape
Mixed + Compiled by
Anthony Valadez

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Guy – Let’s Chill
Bobby Brown – Rock Wit’Cha
Keith Sweat – Make It Last Forever
Raphael Saadiq – If I Had No Loot
Jodeci – Come And Talk To Me
Tevin Capbell – Can We Talk
112 – Cupid
Stevie Wonder – Hey Love
Teddy Pendergrass – Close The Door
Deniece Williams – Free
Gap Band – Yearning For Your Love
Al. B Sure – Night And Day
Keni Burke – Risin’ To The Top (Acoustic Version)
Shanice – I Love Your Smile
Soul 4 Real – Candy Rain
Dennis Edwards – Don’t Look Any Further
Maxwell – Ascension
Ralph Tresvant – Sensitivity
New Edition – If It Isn’t Love
SWV – Im So Into you
Midnight Star – Curious
The Boys – Dial My Heart
George Benson – Turn Your Love Around
Hi Five – I Like The Way
Michael Jackson – I Wanna Be Where You Are
Chaka Khan – Wha Cha’ Gonna Do For Me?
The O’Jays – Darlin’ Darlin’ Baby
Marvin Gaye – After The Dance
The Spinners – I’ll Be Around

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Life Is Precious With You In It” is a collection of songs that always give me the chills or feels every time I push play. Wether it’s in the car or the headphones, these songs take me to a place that recalibrate my soul. I hope you feel them too. My gift to you.

April 12 2017,.

Tracklist:

Diana Ross – Theme From Mahogany
Darondo – Didn’t I
Childish Gambino – Flight Of The Navigator
James Blake – The Wilhelm Scream
Toro Y Moi – Cola
Frank Ocean – Self Control
Jon Brion – Little Person
Beastie Boys – I Don’t Know
Scarface – Smile (Feat. 2Pac)
Alabama Shakes – Sound In Color
The Smiths – Please, Please, Let Me Get What I Want
Dirty Projectors – Little Bubble
Drake – Keep The Family Close
Ray LaMontagne – All The Wild Horses
J Cole – Hello
Radiohead – DayDreaming
Nick Hakim – Green Twins
Jamie XX – Loud Places (Feat. Romy)
The Eels – I Need Some Sleep

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TRACKLIST:

The Halftone Society Rhythm Section – Don’t Look Any Further
Reginald Omas Mamode IV – If You Want To Know
Pegasus Warning – Building A Bridgge
Fulgeance – Smashhhh\
Mura Masa – Love$ick (Feat5. A$AP ROCKY (Four Tet Remix)
Duke Hugh – Butterflies
Goldlink – Fall In Love (Feat. Cisero)
Kashif – Help Yourself to My Love (The Revenge Edit)
Rene and Angela – Ill Be Good
Jay Daniel – Paradise Valley
Mink – Who Are You?
Okzharp and Manthe Ribane – Teleport
Onyx Collective – Ode To Roy
Sonder – Too Fast
Nick Hakim – I Bet She Looks Like You (Live Version)
Sonder – Too Fast

Check out Anthony Valadez’s album titled “Fade Away”

www.plugresearch.com/catalog/artist…sts/fade-away/

Album dropped November 4th on Plug Research.
Can purchase on all outlets including I Tunes, Bandcamp,
or Spotify etc. Vinyl will drop shortly on New Math Records.
My 3rd Studio album on Plug Research.