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Gwen McCrae Soul Diva in Conversation with Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk
November 10, 2011 07:35 AM PST
One of the greatest Soul singers of all time Gwen McCrae describes her memories of touring with some of the finest artists of all time including Stevie Wonder, James Brown, Smokey Robinson & Jocelyn Brown. Gwen recalls how she came to record her first record and takes us back to the 70's and describes the vibe at the legendary Paradise Garage! Oh and of course we had to ask her about All This Love That I'm Giving, one of the greatest Soul/Funk records of all time!!Marshall Jefferson the Godfather of House in conversation with Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk
October 08, 2011 09:24 AM PDT
The Godfather of House the legend that is Mr Marshall Jefferson describes how he created the global phenomenon that is House Music. We take a look how he stumbled upon making Acid House and creating some of the greatest House records of all time including Move Your Body, Ten City's, That's the Way Love Is & Ce Ce Rogers epic Someday. We track back to legendary clubs like the Paradise Garage, the Music Box and the Hacienda and he describes the electrifying vibes of those early days. Essential listening, this is the History of House!!Candi Staton, Soul Diva In Conversation with Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk on his Make It Funky Show
May 12, 2011 10:06 AM PDT
Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk interview's legendary Soul singer Candi Staton on his Make It Funky radio show on Fire FMJames Browns Saxophonist & Band Leader Pee Wee Ellis in Conversation with Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk
June 19, 2011 04:56 PM PDT
Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk interviews the Godfather of Soul, James Browns band leader and saxophonist and member of one of the funkiest collaborations of all time the JB Horns, Mr Pee Wee Ellis! Magical stories of working in the studio with James Brown and how they recorded some of the greatest Soul records of all time!Norman Jay MBE Documentary explores the History of UK Club Culture by Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk
June 19, 2011 05:59 PM PDT
Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk produced a documentary on one of the world's most respected deejays, Norman Jay MBE. The documentary delves into Norman's magical career from spinning at Bloc Parties in the Bronx in the late 70's to the birth of House music. Creating Talkin Loud Records with Gilles Peterson to his legendary shows on Kiss FM, not forgetting of course Notting Hill Carnival with his Good Times System! The documentary really is the history of British club culture from the late 70's onwards, an essential listen, check it out!!Mr V from New York & the Mighty Defected Records in Conversation with Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk!
May 12, 2011 12:06 PM PDT
In conversation with one of the most respected House muzik producers from New York, Mr V! He talks about working at the Masters at Work recording studios, his influences and signing to Defected Records! Check it out!Jon Cutler, New York House Legend in Conversation with Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk!
May 12, 2011 01:01 PM PDT
Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk In conversation with one of New Yorks finest House DJ's & Producers, Mr Jon Cutler. He talks about about how he got into producing, the New York club scene and the story behind one of House music's finest Anthems, It's Yours! Check it out!Mr Scruff in Conversation with Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk on the Make It Funky Show!
May 12, 2011 01:15 PM PDT
One of the greatest DJ's in the world Mr Scruff in conversation with Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk on his Make It Funky Show!Ben Westbeech in Conversation with Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk on his Make It Funky Show
June 21, 2011 05:00 AM PDT
Bob Baker aka Cut La Funk interviews one of the UK's finest, Mr Ben Westbeech on his Make It Funky show. They discuss how Ben got into the music industry, getting signed to Gilles Petersons Brownswood Recordings label and his new material on Strictly Rhythm Records.
Since 1991, Bob has worked alongside pretty much every big name DJ from Jazzy Jeff to Norman Jay MBE, Paul Van Dyke to Carl Cox. He has warmed up for chart topping acts like Estelle & Groove Armada to legendary Soul & Funk artists like Sly & the Family Stone & the Fatback Band! Over the years Bob has worked for some of the worlds leading clubbing brands including the Ministry of Sound, Manumission, Cream, Hed Kandi, BBC 1 Xtra & was resident for Slinky in there back room playing Soulful & Funky House at the Opera House in Bournemouth & Creation in Bristol. He was also made resident at a club that was voted by Mixmag as one of the best clubs in the world the legendary Manor, where he performed on the same line up with some of the greatest DJ's in the world including Sasha, John Digweed, Eric Morillo & Danny Rampling. As well as this he has also headlined the biggest club in the country SE One! Bob has also been producing music since 1997 & has featured on albums alongside some of Dance music's biggest artists including Masters at Work, Basement Jaxx, Armand Van Helden, Joey Negro, Kerri Chandler, Todd Terry, Marshall Jefferson & Eric Prydz to name just a few! He has written & produced music on around fifty different compilation albums including House Nation 2, Ibiza Summer Anthems 2 & The Ultimate Dance Classic's Album while he was working for a subsidiary label of the Iconic rave promoters Dreamscape. Bob has also been involved in broadcasting since 1996 when he worked on the south's very first Dance music station the NRG. From there he has worked on various other stations including Nerve & Breaks FM & went on to be a specialist presenter on Fire FM for 8 years. Through his radio career he has interviewed some of the heavyweights in the music industry including Masters at Work main man Kenny Dope, Soul singing legends Candi Staton and Gwen McCrae, House music's Godfather, Marshall Jefferson, James Browns saxophonist and band leader Pee Wee Ellis and Will Smiths DJ, Jazzy Jeff to name just a few! With nearly 2 decades experience working in the industry there is not much this boy don't know! His knowledge of the music industry exemplifier’s this! So what's new? Bob is back in the studio working hard under a new name, Cut La Funk. The new project will take in all the music that has inspired him over the years. As always you can be sure whatever he does it will be as Funky as ever!! Watch this space!!! More interviews from the Godfather of House, Marshall Jefferson & legendary Soul Diva, Gwen McCrae soon to be uploaded as well as DJ mixes and old & new productions!
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