Navigation for Hidden Treasures

Trevor Reekie digs deep into the catalogue of artists and labels from all corners of the globe, as well as gems from Aotearoa, to assemble an eclectic selection of music that frequently flies below the radar.

Artist: Smokeshop (HT theme)
Song: Fusion at Room Temperature
Composer: Darren Watson / Smokeshop
Album: Fusion at Room Temperature
Label:  Pagan Records

Artist: US3 Feat. Rahsaan and Gerard Presencer
Song: Cantaloop (Flip Fantasia)
Composer: Herbie Hancock
Album: The Best Of Blue Note
Label: Blue Note Records

Artist: Gregory Porter
Song: Musical Genocide
Composer: Gregory Porter
Album: Liquid Spirit
Label: Blue Note Records

Artist: La Lupe
Song: Fever
Composer: Cooley, Blackwell
Album: El Barrio: The Bad Boogaloo Nu Yorican Sounds 1966-1970
Label: Fania

Artist: Paco de Lucía
Song: Punta Umbria (Instrumental)
Composer: Paco de Lucía
Album: Flamenco Virtuoso (Jazz Club)
Label:  Universal

Artist: Barry Saunders
Song: Day In A Million
Composer: Barry Saunders
Album: new single release
Label: independent

Artist: Sun Ra And His Solar-Myth Arkestra & Alton Abraham
Song: Plutonian Nights
Composer: Sun Ra
Album: Marshall Allen presents Sun Ra and His Arkestra: In the Orbit of Ra
Label: Strut Records

Artist: Quincy Conserve
Song: Alright In The City
Composer: Don Dunn, Tony Cashen
Album: The Very Best of ….
Label: EMI

Artist: Barbara Lynn
Song: you'll lose a good thing
Composer: Barbara Lynn
Album: Here is Barbara Lynn
Label: Light in the Attic

Artist: The Manish Boys
Song: I Pity the Fool
Composer: Deadric Malone
Album: Bowie 1965! - EP
Label: Parlophone Records

Artist: Bela Fleck, Zakir Hussain & Edgar Meyer
Song: Out Of The Blue (feat. Detroit Symphony Orchestra)
Composer: Bela Fleck, Zakir Hussain & Edgar Meyer
Album: The Melody Of Rhythm
Label: E1 music

Artist: Tom Waits (it’s his birthday Dec 7)
Song: Way Down In the Hole
Composer: Tom Waits
Album: Franks Wild Years
Label: Island, Universal

Artist: Lee Hazelwood
Song: My Autumn's Done Come
Composer: Lee Hazelwood
Album: The Very Special World Of Lee Hazelwood
Label: MGM records, Water

Artist: Nigel Gavin
Song: Thrum
Composer: Nigel Gavin
Album: Visitation
Label: Ode Records