Posts tagged ‘Sly & The Family Stone’


Summer Solstice: Shady Groove Podcast 136


Back here at The Shady Groove, we like to celebrate the longest day of the year in the northern hemisphere. The Summer Solstice is here! From now until September, days will get gradually shorter. So lets enjoy these long, fifteen hours days while we can. And this year, this week we have a very special podcast with a Very Special Guest DJ; my man Nick Demsak. So sit back, relax at the pool with a cold one, and enjoy the sweet sounds of summer. Happy Solstice from the Shady Groove.


Here are the sunshine drenched tracks that were included:

Michael Franti – The Sound of Sunshine ++ War – Summer ++ Sly & The Family Stone – Hot Fun In The Summertime ++ Sublime – Doin’ Time (Uptown Dub) ++ Avett Brothers – At the Beach ++ Don Henley – Boys of Summer ++ The Allman Brothers Band – Soulshine ++ Mungo Jerry – In the Summertime ++ The Yardbirds – White Summer ++ G. Love & Special Sauce – Rhyme for Summertime ++ DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince – Summertime ++ The Beach Boys – Good Vibrations ++ Summer Salt – Give My Heart a Little Break ++ Zac Brown Band – Toes ++ The Gourds – Moon Gone Down


Not so Secret Track – Eddie Spaghetti – Sundowner



Happy Thanksgiving from the Shady Groove: Podcast #99


Here are the tracks on this weeks Thanksgivingkkah podcast:

William DeVaughn – Be Thankful for What You Got ++ Bob Marley – Thank You Lord ++ Sly & The Family Stone – Thank You (Falettinme Be Mice Elf Again) ++ My Morning Jacket – Thank You Too! ++ Cab Calloway – Everybody Eats When They Come To My House ++ The Kinks – Maximum Consumption ++ The J.B.’s – Pass The Peas ++ Arlo Guthrie – Alice’s Restaurant Massacree ++ The Avett Brothers – Nothing Short of Thankful ++ Those Darlins – The Whole Damn Thing ++ Bob Dylan – Country Pie ++ The Beatles – I’m So Tired ++ Alabama Shakes – Goin’ To The Party ++ The Gourds – When Wine Was Cheap

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Don’t Blame the Heat Wave: Shady Groove Podcast #64


Beach Guitar Man

It’s like a sauna in here. This weeks podcast includes these refreshingly cool tracks:

The Beach Boys – Surfin’ USA ++ Third World – 1865 (96 Degrees In the Shade) ++ Led Zeppelin – Down By The Seaside ++ Sly & The Family Stone – Hot Fun In The Summertime ++ Martha Reeves & The Vandellas – Heat Wave ++  DJ Jazzy Jeff & The Fresh Prince – Summertime ++The Ventures – Wipe Out ++ Sublime – Badfish ++ The Allman Brothers Band – Hot ‘lanta ++ G. Love & Special Sauce – Cold Beverage ++ Harry Belafonte – Day-O (Banana Boat Song) ++ The Greyboy Allstars -Doin’ Time ++ The Beach Boys – Good Vibrations ++ War – Summer ++ The Gourds – Pressure Drop (live Toots & The Maytals cover)

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