This week we'll look at the blue. The space between the white and the black where notes have freedom to bend creating color, emotion and feeling. To that end, we'll enlist the music of Mavro, I Awake, Kyran, Skizzo Franick and Rude. I'm Jim Nye.
Mavro is a Brighton-based producer working with a number of local singers. Here he's teamed with Jade Pybus for 'Black to Blue'
You'll find more Swedish chill at www.myspace.com/iawake From Sint-Niklaas in East Flanders, here is producer Kyran's Akanda remix of Dr. Rubberfunk's track called 'Taking Over'
Find more remix tracks at be.electrobel.org/kyran From Vienna Skizzo Franick finds eloquence in music often missing in the written word. Here is 'Shine On'
Look to www.skizzo-franick.com He asks you to consider contributing to “Doctors without borders” The Heart of the Sea That was Rude and 'Le Coeur de la Mer"
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Thank you for listening. I'm Jim Nye.