Tune in for a three hour show from the legendary Colin Curtis as he blends in jazz, soul and funk. Expect jazz, dance and fusion from all around the world with fantastic undiscovered music from Brazil (44 years later!) and new music from Leeds and London. Plus music from Cuba, Japan, Italy, Belgium, Switzerland, USA and beyond.
With a career spanning decades, Colin Curtis is one of the key figures in the development of Northern soul and jazz dance scenes in the North of England. He was one of the first British DJs to introduce Chicago house and other African American genres like jazz funk and disco to club sets this side of the pond.
This week’s show includes a tribute to the colossus that is Chick Corea who sadly passed a few days ago. We also seek out the delights of Afro Peruvian Jazz the poignant new album from Adrian Younge leads us on a ride from Cuba, Peru, Mexico, USA, Holland, Barcelona, Portugal, Wales, Leeds, London, Australia and beyond. Lock in for three Hours of Colin Curtis’s Jazz Dance & Fusion.