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Podcast 124: Soul Clap's Boston Mix

Late last year, XLR8R commissioned a number of city-themed podcasts to celebrate the launch of our City Guide mobile application. Now that the app has been made available for the Google Nexus One and Motorola Droid, we're continuing the City Guide podcast series to celebrate the sounds of our favorite cities. For this installment, we check in with Boston, one of the oldest cities in the US, albeit not one necessarily known as a hotbed of electronic music. Yet folks like Soul Clap are looking to change that, as DJ veterans Eli Goldstein and Charles Levine not only oversee some of the city's finest parties, they've also been busy taking their soulful, disco-infused brand of techno around the globe, producing all sorts of remixes and re-edits, and dropping the extremely well-received RnB FreE.P. On this mix, they've employed a number of their own concoctions, along with a few of their Beantown favorites, and cooked up a smooth, slow-burning musical journey that does Boston proud.

01 Soul Clap's Boston, Massachusetts Intro
02 Soul Clap "Dreams Of Tomorrow (Mo Money)" (Wolf + Lamb Black)
03 SECT "Hi-Fi All Around" (Culprit)
04 Soul Clap "Extravaganza" (Wolf + Lamb Black)
05 Tanner Ross & Sergio Santos "Excuse Me While I Hit This" (Airdrop)
06 SECT "Man Of Wisdom" (Culprit)
07 Clapz II Dogz "Dogz" (Glass Table)
08 Mystery Roar "Mayhem (Soul Clap Edit)" (Dopamine)
09 Axel Bartsch "Daight (Soul Clap's E-Funk Remix)" (Suol)
10 Gadi Mizrahi & Soul Clap "Yer Body (Kills Me)" Double Standard)
11 Bad Rabbits "She's Bad (Gadi Mizrahi & Soul Clap Remix)" (Karmaloop)
12 Bon Johnson ft. Dana D "From the Heart" (white)
13 Armand Van Helden "Spin The Bottle (Axis Mix)" (AV8)
14 Darryl Douglas "Holding On (Kon's Edit)" (white)
15 Soul Clap "Baker Man" (AUX)
16 Soul Clap "Ghosts Edit" (white)

17 comments Soul Clap's Boston Mix

PartyReport (not verified) Wrote

Thu, 02/18/2010 - 11:28

Soul Clap for Boston, let's go: http://thephoenix.com/thebest/boston/vote/DJ/

SBB Fan (not verified) Wrote

Fri, 02/19/2010 - 07:51

Big up Soul Clap DJs!!!

Podfan85 (not verified) Wrote

Fri, 02/19/2010 - 10:18

The podcasts have been fantastic! Love this mix, and glad to see you are continuing with the city-themed mixes!

I have one request though: when you do a podcast for Chicago, please don't commission Flosstradamus or Moneypenny to do it. Get someone who truly represent the city and not just some hipster microcosm.

Keep up the good work!

Lennart (not verified) Wrote

Mon, 02/22/2010 - 17:39

Absolutely fantastic mix! Nice track selection. Now I want to move to Boston.

justinsloe (not verified) Wrote

Tue, 02/23/2010 - 18:59

this mix is truly original - fantastic, loving it

justinsloe (not verified) Wrote

Tue, 02/23/2010 - 19:00

this mix is truly original - fantastic, loving it

J' the Sexiest Letter (not verified) Wrote

Wed, 02/24/2010 - 20:01

Diggin' this mix allot!
Where can I buy "excuse me while I hit this"? Soo fresh, brings me back to the days chillin' at New Eritrea Restaurant in SF.

JustinCambria (not verified) Wrote

Thu, 02/25/2010 - 11:48

Absolutely fantastic mix, the catchiest and most memorable thing I've heard in ages. Now I feel like a huge doosh having not caught these guys around Boston.

E-Heavy (not verified) Wrote

Fri, 02/26/2010 - 10:57

@J' THE SEXIEST LETTER

it's available now on Airdrop vinyl and digital on Beatport.

http://airdrop.com/releases/vinyl-releases/ad01/

J' the Sexiest Letter (not verified) Wrote

Mon, 03/01/2010 - 23:12

Sweet Thanks! I swear I have not stopped listening to this mix, it's a favorite. Big up!

J' the Sexiest Letter (not verified) Wrote

Tue, 03/02/2010 - 00:31

Oop! Though "Excuse me while I Hit This" super dope and I love it, I was actually looking for "Man of Wisdom", I cant find it anywhere on the net!! Anyone?

awg* (not verified) Wrote

Tue, 03/02/2010 - 06:02

i don't think you'll find these bootlegs as releases anytime soon. If you want to enjoy the sample:

Mulatu Astatke - "Yekermo Sew"

awg* (not verified) Wrote

Tue, 03/02/2010 - 06:09

before i forget: hats off to these guys. I've listened to the podcast about 9 times now. It just keeps pulling me in.

Pee Play (not verified) Wrote

Fri, 03/05/2010 - 02:05

I have had this mix on repeat since I downloaded it 12 hours ago. There are so many ways to blow this thing apart and discuss how genius of a mix it is. As a hater, I salute you for getting me to shut the f up and swoon swoon swoon. Gorgeous, gorgeous, gorgeous.

And yes, "Man of Wisdom" is definitely the track to beat. Can't wait to get my hands on that one. Thanks AWG for the trainspotting...

Anonymous (not verified) Wrote

Thu, 03/11/2010 - 23:01

Ah yes, Im familiar with the sample, thats why I dig the version so much.
Thanks anyhow.

Big up Malatu Astatke, big up Africa!

Anonymous (not verified) Wrote

Mon, 03/15/2010 - 10:03

The best music and brazil

Anonymous (not verified) Wrote

Wed, 03/17/2010 - 15:44

advertisement at the beginning = lame

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