Seattle's Delvon Lamarr is a member of the beloved local outfit Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio. Sometimes referred to as DLO3, the band's infectious feel-good music brilliantly fuses soul, jazz, New Orleans funk, and timeless grooves in charismatic fashion. Renowned for their fiery live performances and imaginative takes on classic tunes, Delvon Lamarr Organ Trio recently released their stellar sophomore album I Told You So on Colemine Records this past January.
In regards to his exclusive guest DJ mix for Midnight In A Perfect World, Delvon states: "This is a playlist full of rare soul grooves from the 60's & 70's that lots of people may not know about. It is also music that has inspired me as an artist." Dig in to hear 16 timeless soul, funk, and R&B cuts handpicked by a local luminary.
|Midnight In A Perfect World||Intro|
|John El||You Took Me Off & It Was Boss|
|Lee Dorsey||Give It Up|
|Gladys Knight & the Pips||On and On|
|Shirley Scott||Can I Change My Mind|
|Johnny Guitar Watson||Telephone Bill|
|Bobby Womack & Peace||Across 110th Street|
|Sunny & the Sunliners||Get Down|
|Freddie Hughes||We've Got To Keep On|
|Idris Muhammad||Hard To Face The Music|
|Ernie K Doe||Here Comes The Girls|
|Charles Earland||Sing A Simple Song|
|Messengers Incorporated||Soulful Proclamation|
|Tower Of Power||Maybe It'll Rub Off|
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.
Harlem-based musicians Dezron Douglas and Brandee Younger tap into their shared love of timeless jazz, soul, R&B, and funk on their exclusive guest DJ mix for Midnight In A Perfect World.