JPS aka Jerry Poon, Melbourne based DJ/producer.
All dub / reggae styles,from vintage sweeties through to fresh outernationals, concious heavy and crucial sounds...
Michael back in 2014 with a full MR soulsearching box flavored 120 minutes. booking requests:!
Ennio Styles with the first of two best of 2013 specials.
Miguel Atwood-Ferguson interviewed on Sunny Side Up
Tunes that cross the globe and blur the boundaries between Soul, Jazz, Afro, Funk, Latin, Hip Hop & Soul.
Tunes that cross the globe and blur the boundaries between Soul, Jazz, Funk, Latin, Hip Hop, Soul, House
Jim Peas & guest DJ J Mac present a fine mix of Soul, rare Grooves, a splash of Latin & plenty of Funk
A show based on funk, soul, hip hop, jazz, latin and reggae beats both old and new. Going out fortnightly.
2 hour interview & music special with master percussionist Bill Summers on the eve of his Australian tour.
Tunes that cross the globe and blur the boundaries between Soul, Jazz, Funk, Latin, Hip Hop, Soul, House
Michael is back after a longer break , in full effect & with a JlayDees Mix by Ms Badkiss (Manila)!
Tunes that cross the globe and blur the boundaries between Soul, Jazz, Funk, Latin, Hip Hop, Broken Beat, House
Lord Lingham is proudly Melbourne. Eclectic, world versed and dance oriented.
Mr Scruff is back after a summer of madness it would seem.
Rare grooves, hi-tech jazz and other-worldly fusions delivered fresh weekly. With Ennio Styles and friends.
Michael with an intense show including emanatives spiritual drums mixtape, nuff said!
Tunes that cross the globe and blur the boundaries between Soul, Jazz, Funk, Latin, Hip Hop, Broken Beat, House
Ennio Styles with a two-hour Underground Resistance special and interview with Mad Mike and the crew in the studio.
Sam ge speaks with jazz maestro Herbie hancock...16.07 & 20.07.11...yay :-)
Kid Sublime drops in on Ennio Styles with a vinyl-only live mix.
Michael says peace go with you brother, a dedication to Gil Scott-Heron, may he rest in peace forever!
RIP Gil Scott-Heron. Ennio Styles plays over an hour of Gil's best songs, poems, commentary and even comedy!
Ennio Styles is joined by Andras Fox who plays an amazing live set on the Monome.
Reaching out to Japan and showing some solidarity on this week's Inside Vibe with 2 hours dedicated to music from the land of the rising sun.
Benji B and Waajeed join Ennio Styles plus a John Barry tribute and new Inkswel, Dream Kit and Yass.
Part Two of Blair Stafford's Best of 2010. Some surprises in there for sure!
Blair brings his Best of 2010. Tunes that touched him during the year! Part One.
Detroit techno dons Model 500 (Juan Atkins, Mad Mike, Mark Taylor and DJ Skurge) visit Ennio Styles.
Electric Wire Hustle into the Inside Vibe this week with studio chat about their touring and new album and more new tunes.
Michael introducing a new series called the roadtrip editions, first stop: Fat Freddys Drop words & music!
A look at Japanese Hip Hop act Ovall, Dj Mitsu the Beats' new comp and interview with Melbourne's Andras Fox.
Michael talks with Wendell Harrison about the Tribe Project Detroit and the Rebirth album w/Carl Craig!
Toshio Matsuura's Freestyle exclusives and jazzed out happenings from the Jap Jazz captain marvel.
The Bamboos chat to Ennio Styles about their new album '4' and lay down two tunes in the studio.
Space Invadas (Steve Spacek & Katalyst) drop in on Ennio Styles to preview their new album 'Soul:Fi'.
Experimental, avant-garde, improvised, noise, electronic, headphone music. Supporting Australian Sound Art.
Straightup welcomes UK producer and DJ Red Rack'em with his Smugglers Inn show!
Straightup welcomes London don Kev Beadle to the weekly roster, with his legendary, soulful and diverse show Mind Fluid.
Jewel School Return!! It is NZ Music Month again people and Jewel School drop only the freshest of Kiwi tunes. We know that!
Lady Something Different, Tokyo Japan, brings a fresh approach to freestylin'
For the latest instalment in Stylin's occasional series 'Detroit Techno Masters', we have a live mix and chat with Stacey Pullen.
No need for introductions. With Tosca's new album out we hear from the man himself. Richard Dorfmeister in the housey house.
Straightup welcomes Lance Ferguson aka Lanu back to the fold with his new show Sky High!!
Deadbeat is one Scott Monteith, an adopted Montrealer who has been releasing his own special blend of dub laden, minimal electronics since 2000.
Q-Tip drops in on Ennio Styles to talk Tribe, production, musicians and more. Nuff Q-Tip tunes in there too!
Blair Stafford fights off the smoke with this Bushfire Appeal Show. Give to Red Cross. Cash only!!
Through Darkness, we see the Light Flying Lotus; a.k.a ‘FlyLo’, a.k.a. Steven Ellison
Ennio Styles chats with Detroit legend Carl Craig, accompanied by music from throughout his 20 year career.
Coming from the Tru Thoughts (UK) stable, Natural Self refreshes our new year!
Stylin returns for 2009 with Ennio Styles' best of 2008 covering soul, jazz, hip hop, techno, drum & bass and more.
Head man of Jazz and Milk Recordings and producer laying it thick.
Owner of Tree club in Japan and one of the countrie's top Jazz/Freestyle DJs.
Sydney producer and great friend of Straightup lays it down minimal styly.
Mr Scruff - tea swilling, fun loving DJ. LAdy KMD chats with him about his new album and imminent tour.
Wood! comes with a warning of gentle oratory perusasion of the political kind.
DJ BadboE outa darkest, northernest Denmark rocks up the decks!
Z Trip - Barack Obama has inspired the youth and freedom conscious of America to look for justice and equality.
European that is the name for this sound, the sound that SEPALOT has chosen to be his own.
Ai Trick Beats – exclusive straightup guest mix. Funky as F@*K!!
The maestro of the balkan sound returns with some jazzed up swinging flavours to trip the ears fandango.
Sharif D (aka Sharif Darmansjah) is a Brisbane musician/producer on Summer Rain Recordings.
Joe Seven returns finally with Roots & future drum&bass, a diverse selection from dancefloor fillers to dub rumblers.
Fresh from NZ Music Month, Jewel School bring you delights for the ears in an exclusive two part show!
Fresh from NZ Music Month, Jewel School bring you delights for the ears in an exclusive two part show!
Kylie Auldist talks with Lady KMD about her debut release,‘Just Say’, and touring with The Bamboos.
Japan's Grandfather of Hip Hop, DJ KRUSH, speaks with Lady KMD on things close to his heart.
Dj/Performer Ahu hot out of Istanbul, Turkey. Playing it on the soulful tip!
Aroop Roy is a producer, singer and multi-instrumentalist originally from the UK and now residing in Tokyo.
DJ Delay back after a short hiatus away from the decks with brand new minimaximal clubwise tunes.
Michael with a busy show: Gilles Peterson, IG Culture & Soulparlor in the soulsearching studio!
Fort Knox Five need no introduction; having cut up mixes for a who's who in the last few years.
Nightmares on Wax delivered this mix to prep us for last year's festival season.
Zeep. One of the most exciting live acts currently touring Britain.
Guest Mix by Masato Komatsu - remixer on latest Sraightup Recordings release by Mike DeVellis.
Benedic Lamdin aka Nostalgia 77, gets down with Lady KMD on fighting the good fight with Jazz as his light sabre!
Mo' Horizons - Sunshine Today Tour in Australia. Straightup is proud to be a part of this!
On the hunt for innovative music, tracing the tangents of sound from current incarnations back to their roots.
Parov Stellar, unequivocably Austria's greatest musical export of the last two years.
LABJACD - Currently touted as the hottest live show on the Australian scene.
Mo' Horizons Interview: 'Sunshine Today' Australian Tour
It's 2008. But Stylin Loves 2007. Listen and read on for Ennio Styles rundown of the best of 2007.
The Nomad brings home an exclusive mix of good groove for straightup's xmas box.
Resin Dogs - DJ Katch and DaveDog interview by Lady KMD
Three weeks on the road in Australia and six weeks in Europe, Flow Dynamics has played some rocking parties this year!
[dunkelbunt] has been setting audiences ablaze with his eclectic world music mix.
We welcome Joscha Creutzfeldt from UpMyAlley with a new monthly show.
Brian May aka DJ Delay plays minimaximal tech boogie-&-wobble-bounce extravaganza this episode.
Ennio Styles is visited by the Tru Thoughts posse, including a Rob Luis live mix peppered with exclusives.
One half of Eddy meets Yannah. Eddy Ramich lays down some very beautiful mixes for us. Exclusive to Straightup.
10 years of soulsearching Radio Show, Michael gives you a soulpatrol box alltime classics rundown!
Braille Interview; ‘4 Days in Geneva’ - Hip Hop Is Music. By Lady KMD
Mr Scruff's mix continually getting hits galore from this exclusive straightup/scruff stylin.
Marc Hype and Jim Dunloop bring thier rare combination of funk breaks, hip hop and jazzed out grooves to Australia October 12th-20th.
Stylin's tribute to Joe Zawinul & Bobby Byrd. New tunes from Stance Brothers, Danuel Tate and more.
Chicken George's unique styles shine brilliantly on this, an exclusive straightup mix.
Toshio Matsuura presents a listening session Simbad's latest album.
Straightup is joined once again by Jan Siegmund bringing the freshest sounds.
Soulsearching this time has head honcho Blair Stafford running his summer meltdown mix!
Winner of the WAM Song of the Year 2006 award Flow Dynamics tours Austrlaia nationally this month!!
Ennio Styles with a dope Yosaku guest mix, a tear-jerker from Jose James and sample-spotting Common's new album.
Beat Sloer akaSeelenluft aka Silvercity Bob is obviously feeling the tepid weather with this humid mix of treats
Michael Ruetten with part 2 of the summer breeze mix series: Manu Boubli's summer night mix.
This week's GOGO Music radioshow brings you some fine deep deep house to tune into.
Heath Myers returns with KinetiK Frequencies, picking up where Semi Retired left off.
Phil Brokelmann of NZ based Curl Curl Records lays it all thick and wintery like a cold six foot swell.
Michael Ruetten with a MPM special feat. DJ DAY and Olski, words, music, livemmix - a true soulsearching session!
Announcing the addition of a radio show from former UFO's Toshio Matsuura. Fresh outa Tokyo, Japan.
Jan Siegmund of Department Deluxe joins straightup once more, for another two hour show of the hottest in jazz!
The Original Drum Lesson Man out of Munich: Christian Prommer on soulsearching show 501.
Something of an enigma. Reclusive by nature, Nick Whiteside has always shied away from the pitfalls of the industry.
The Bamboos Live recorded last year in their home town of Melbourne. This show brings on the deep funk!
Russ Jones, one of the Future World Funk posse and the original Hackney Globe Trotter!
Spank Da Bass brings you part 3 of Brewster's “Sexy Beats For Dub Style-e Feets”!!
The ladies of experimenta groove it up. This week is an amazing collage of LSD inspired freaky music.
Ben Mono - our favourite German (well one of them anyway). Returns to rock and groove it up with this out of space mix.
Constant Time digs out some fantastic new releases. From Afro to Nu Soul. Jazz to Hip Hop.
Soulsearching's special guest this week is the esteeemed Greg Wilson!
A very special guest this week is Jan Siegmund of Department Deluxe Radio Show.
NYC's hottest new act Escort feature on Hood Radio Show. Like your funk live? Then this is Brooklyn's finest!
Makossa & Megablast guest on Soulsearching this week with Michael Ruetten.
Bugz in the Attic in the Stylin studio as Seiji joins Ennio Styles with some heavy unreleased cuts.
Andrea Trout guests on Hood Radio show this week before she embarks on her Australian Tour.
Nicola Conte guests on Soulsearching this week with his Made In Germany Jazz Mix! Exclusive.
4 Hero have just released thier highly acclaimed album "Play with the Changes". Marc Mac talks with Lanu.
Australia's hottest Drum & Bass show brings you some fresh dark beats with Joe Seven!
Sydney producer Rephrase aka Jaime Olsen - straightup's latest guest mixer lays down an exclusive!
Bebop & Rocksteady. Straightup's newest fortnightly show looks to the freshest whilst tipping the cap to the past.
Classic jazz, funk, soul, hiphop, dub, rock steady rhythms, latin, afro-beat and brazilian grooves.
Brian May aka DJ Delay continues to play tunes that span the whole spectrum of the world. Balkan Beats to space dub.
Lanu extends a farewell to 2006 with his retrospective of grooves of the year.
Q-Burns Abstract Message a special mix for straightup from the man himself.
Alex from Jazzanova talks with Lanu about folk, house and the times before these.
It's 2007. But Stylin Loves 2006. Listen and read on for Ennio Styles' rundown of the best of 2006.
Michael pays straightup tribute to the King of Funk & the Godfather of Soul, Mr James Brown.
Brother B's Christmas Mixtape Selection, slopped out funky dance tunes.
Manchester, UK... Santa style. Mat D lays down the first of our xmas specials.
Aquasky have more breakbeat tracks in the market place than any other producer.
Here we go the latest from Dr Rumpff of soulfilled jazzed out groove.
Former Radio Terrain host Loot aka Motive shows us his new style.
Rick Bull aka Deepchild has done it for us one more time!
Edseven’s influences range are far and wide. Most importantly, he knows how to rock.
Joe Seven takes over the reins of 'Radio Terrain' the latest in Drum n Bass.
Si Begg's (straightup exclusive) music sometimes sounds nice, sometimes it is mildly grating.
Owner of refreshing record label, Fluid Ounce. One half of Zero dB.
Alice Russell with the Quantic Soul Orchestra live Melbourne 2006.
Greg Dread -founding member of Dreadzone kicking up the bass.
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