Midnight In A Perfect World: Sam O.B.

Midnight In A Perfect World
Alex Ruder
Photo by Teddy Fitzhugh

Sam O.B. is the latest alias of Brooklyn-based musician Samuel Obey, formerly known as Obey City, also the co-founder of the stellar Astro Nautico label. A constantly evolving musician and in-demand collaborator who's well-known for his versatile talents in the studio, Sam O.B. recently released his debut full-length album Positive Noise on LuckyMe Records, confidently exhibiting his recent turn towards an arty and infectious 80s-steeped synth-pop sound. His exclusive guest DJ mix for Midnight in a Perfect World is a groovy journey through warm, soulful, and slightly psychedelic sounds ranging from dreamy synth-pop to lush house rhythms to textured R&B jams. Within the mix you'll also hear a pair of his own tracks alongside his recent remix for new NYC artist Miles Francis.

Midnight in a Perfect WorldIntro
Mr Twin SisterFantasy (Live at Pitchfork Music Festival 2015)
Fuga RontoFar Away
sir WasIn The Midst
Sam O.B.Don't Stop
Marcos VallePior Que É
inc. no worldTrust (Hell Below)
Virgo FourLet The Music Play
Harvey SutherlandBravado
Miles FrancisYou’re A Star (Sam O.B. Holland Tunnel Dance Mix)
Duke Hugh2005
Jim-E StackForgiven
SiliconLove Peace
Sam O.B.Midnight Blue
L’RainWhich Fork
Jon BapYou Be You
Midnight in a Perfect WorldOutro

Midnight in a Perfect World, KEXP's weekly hour-long guest DJ show, airs Fridays at midnight. This multi-genre program features eclectic sets by a rotating cast of international and local DJ’s, each building upon a party vibe to kick off your weekend. Midnight in a perfect world is made possible with support from New Belgium Brewing.

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