Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music-Hosted by Cliff Beach
By Cliff Beach
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music-Hosted by Cliff BeachFeb 08, 2022
Eddie Roberts / The New Mastersounds
Deeper Grooves host Cliff Beach sits down with guitarist and label owner Eddie Roberts to discuss his group The New Mastersounds latest album The Deplar Effect, touring after the pandemic, running Denver's own Color Red Label and more. Replay from At Home Interviews on The SoCal Sound 88.5FM.
Andy Platt/ Mamas Gun
Deeper Grooves host Cliff Beach sits down with Andy Platt from UK Soul Group Mamas Gun to discuss their latest album "Cure The Jones", their being legends in Japan, touring and supporting artists like Ben L'Oncle Soul, Rapahel Saadig and more. Replay from At Home Interviews 88.5M The Socal Sound.
Deeper Grooves host Cliff Beach sits down with funk/soul/rock guitarist and singer Mykael Gabriel to discuss his latest single Let there be light, his album, touring with Sheila E., his Godfather the late Prince, the Minneapolis Music Scene and more. Replay from The Socal Sound At Home Interviews.
Deeper Grooves host Cliff Beach interviews Kendra Morris about her latest album Nine Lives, being a female in the music industry, her fear of flying, and her tour with label mates GA-20 and Kelly Finnigan/ Monophonics.
Matthew Stubbs / GA-20
Deeper Grooves host Cliff Beach interviews Matthew Stubbs guitarist from GA-20 (and Charlie Musselwhite) on their new album, Crackdown, plus their work for Colemine Records & Alligator, and about their tour with labelmates Kelly Finnigan/The Monophonics, & Kendra Morris and more. Replay from At Home Interviews 88.5 The Socal Sound. More on GA-20 at https://ga20band.com/.
Kelly Finnigan / Monophonics
Deeper Groves host Cliff Beach interviews Kelly Finnigan of The Monophonics discussing their latest album Sage Motel, Their work with Colemine Records and their tour with labelmates GA-20 & Kendra Morris and more. More info for The Monophonics at: https://www.monophonics.com/. Replay from At Home Interviews on 88.5 The Socal Sound.
In this interview, Deeper Groove's host, Cliff Beach, chats with multi-Grammy award-winning musician Fantastic Negrito! Fantastic Negrito discusses what impact his supporters have had on his career, how he got his start in music, and how his latest album, 'White Jesus Black Problems,' came to life. When asked about his musical style, Fantastic Negrito says, "...I think it's the great thing about being a middle-aged guy doing this just from the streets. I don't need to follow those rules. I feel like it's the sound of America." Edited by: Matt Blake Stay up-to-date with Fantastic Negrito via the links below. Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/fantasticnegritoTwitter: https://twitter.com/MusicNegrito Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fantasticnegrito. Replay from 88.5 The SoCal Sound Hear At Home Interviews.
In this interview, join Deeper Grooves host, Cliff Beach, as he chats with electronic music producing & remixing duo from Bristol, The Allergies! The pair shares details behind creating their latest single, "Going To The Party." They tell us the story of how they met while performing throughout the Bristol, UK, DJ circuit. They describe their found common interests, journeys, and similar tastes in hip-hop and breakbeats. Fun Fact: The Allergies host a monthly podcast with guest DJs, interviews, and music! Connect further with The Allergies via the links below. https://theallergies.bandcamp.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/theallergies/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/spoontheband Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/theallergies. Replay from Hear at Home Interviews on 88.5FM The SoCal Sound
Gabe Roth / Daptone Records
In this interview, join Deeper Grooves host Cliff Beach for his conversation with the musician, producer, songwriter, and Daptone Records co-founder Gabe Roth. Roth recalls the origins of Daptone Records, which officially started as Desco Records. He explains that he never wanted to be involved with the business side of music but got into it accidentally. Beach and Roth get into numerous stories, recounting many of the Daptone Record's milestones, their time with Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings and much more! Press play and enjoy this nearly an hour-long interview with the great Gabe Roth. Connect further with Daptone Records via the links below. https://daptonerecords.com/about/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/daptonerecordsTwitter: https://twitter.com/daptonerecords Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/daptonehouse. Replay from At Home Interviews at 88.5FM The SoCal Sound.
DJ Clifton Weaver
Join Cliff Beach, musician & host of Deeper Grooves, in conversation with the Los Angeles-based DJ specializing in funk, soul, Afrobeat to '60s go-go and Britpop, DJ Clifton Weaver! Weaver explains his music background and tells the story of how he started DJ’ing around Los Angeles. He also dives into why he likes to concentrate on rare deep cuts he weaves into his DJ sets. He describes the west coast influence and how it has shaped his musical tastes and direction. Weaver also recounts which five albums he would take with him if he was stranded on a deserted island. Connect further with DJ Clifton Weaver via the links below. https://www.cliftonweaver.com/Instagram: @clifton1775 Twitter: @Clifton1775 Replay from 88.5FM The SoCal Sound Hear at Home Interview.
Deeper Grooves 40: A.J. Croce- Season 4 Finale
Cliff Beach sits down with A.J. Croce, son of famed folk singer the late great Jim Croce to discuss his "By Request" Album featuring some well known covers, his previous works with T-Bone Burnett, Jim Gaines, Ben Harper, Leon Russell and more.
Deeper Grooves 39 - Daniel French of Las Cafeteras
Cliff Beach sits down to chat with MC/Keys Daniel French from the East LA Chicano Band, Las Cafeteras, their meteoric rise to fame to the Hollywood Bowl, bringing "La Bamba" into the 2020s and rubbing shoulders with Chicano Batman & La Santa Cecilia.
Deeper Grooves 38- Catfish Keith
Cliff chats with American Acoustic Blues Artist Catfish Keith about his album "Blues At Midnight" and his back catalog and more, including "Fistful of Riffs", which The Guardian described as "a solo revelation", "breaking new ground for blues."
Deeper Grooves Ep. 37- Vikter Duplaix
Cliff talks with Grammy Nominee, Singer/Songwriter/ Producer Vikter Duplaix on his ground breaking Alt. R&B album Bold & Beautiful, his work with Bilal, Clara Hill, Jazzanova and more.
Deeper Grooves Ep. 36 - Aubrey Logan
Cliff speaks with Pop/Jazz Trombonist and Vocalist Aubrey Logan about her # 1 Billboard Contemporary Jazz album "Where The Sunshine Is Expensive", along with her other songs from her catalog, her work with Post Modern Jukebox, Dave Koz and more.
Deeper Grooves Ep. 35 Clare Means
Cliff Beach chats with long time friend Clare Means about her top charting #1 iTunes singer- songwriter album "Sidewalk Astronomy", her life as a busker in LA and their meeting at the now defunct LA songwriting listening room, Room 5, their joint shows at The Hotel Café in Hollywood and more.
Deeper Grooves Ep 34 Ricky McKinnie from The Blind Boys of Alabama
Deeper Grooves Ep. 33 - Sara Gazarek
Cliff sits down with Grammy-nominated Jazz Vocalist Sara Gazarek about her female jazz super group and Grammy-nominated project SAJE.
Deeper Grooves Ep 32: Nigel Hall
Cliff Beach talks with fellow Washingtonian and legendary, Grammy nominated, funk vocalist/keyboardist Nigel Hall about his work with Lettuce, Ledisi, Robert Randolph, The Nigel Hall band and more on the 2nd episode of Season 4 of Deeper Grooves Podcast. You can read more about him at thenigelhall.com.
Deeper Grooves Ep 31: Sara Niemietz
Cliff Beach chats with Vocalist/Songwriter Sara Niemietz and discuss her album Twenty Twenty, along with her catalog including her work with Post Modern Jukebox and Legendary composer/guitarist Snuffy Walden (Emmy-West Wing Theme).
Jaclyn Sanchez- Electric Garden- Finale S3 will be back for S4 TBD
Recording Engineer Jaclyn Sanchez comes to chat about her work at Electric Garden Studios in NYC, as well as sessions with Jerry Barnes, Nile Rogers, Ben Kane, PJ Morton, Cece Winans, Takuya Kuroda, Joe Zook and more.
Poetic Thrust- On Deck
Three members of NYC's Hip Hop meets Jazz band, Poetic Thrust come on to discuss their latest album "On Deck".
Kendrick Scott Oracle - A Wall Becomes A Bridge
Berklee-trained drummer Kendrick Scott comes on to discuss his band Kendrick Scott Oracle and their latest Blue Note album "A Wall Becomes A Bridge", along with his work with the Blue Note All Stars, Robert Glasper, Terence Blanchard and more.
Claude McKnight-Take 6
8x Grammy winner Claude McKnight from the A Capella vocal group Take 6 comes on to chat about being from a musical family (Brian McKnight), and his work with Quincy Jones, Stevie Wonder, Dr. Dre & more.
Matt Reale-Soul Scratch
Colemine records horn player/arranger Matt Reale joins us to chat about his group Soul Scratch, their most recent 45 America/We All Bleed The Same, their breakout LP Pushing Fire, as well as previous and upcoming releases.
Michael Duffy-The White Blinds
F-Spot Records Drummer/Bandleader Michael Duffy comes on to chat about his Organ Trio, The White Blinds, and his work with The Bombillas and Jungle Fire.
Neal Francis- Changes
Karma Chief/ Colemine Records Artist Neal Francis, sits down with Cliff to chat about his landmark soul album single/album "Changes", his sobriety and upcoming new music.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Lonnie Marshall
LA Funk bassist Lonnie Marshall comes on to talk about his infectious bass grooves and albums with his legendary band Weapon of Choice, as well as his work with many high profile musicians.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music-Hosted by Cliff Beach-Jamar Woods
Jamar Woods comes to chat with Cliff about his band The Fritz, their album "Natural Mind" and the Asheville, NC Music Scene. Bump Music is Cliff Beach's "Sock it to me" Remix by Brandon Beach feat. Honey LaRochelle.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music-Hosted by Cliff Beach- Bobby Rush (S3 Premiere)
Grammy-winning Blues Artist Bobby Rush comes to talk to Cliff about his latest, Grammy-nominated album "Rawer than Raw", his work on Dolemite with Eddie Murphy and more.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Honey Larochelle (S2 Finale)
Canadian R&B Artist Honey Larochelle comes on to chat about her latest reggae album 11:11, as well as her work with the Brand New Heavies and Roberta Flack.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Alex Nester
Alex Nester comes on to discuss her latest single "Still Standing", her charity work, surviving breast cancer and her time on American Idol.
Deeper Grooves : Musicians on Music - Hosted by Cliff Beach- Miles Mosley
Miles Mosley drops by the studio to chat about his latest single "Brother", his past album and touring with Kamasi Washington.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music-Hosted by Cliff Beach- Ty Taylor
Ty Taylor from Vintage Trouble comes on to talk about his single "Not Alright by Me (We Can't Wait)", the BLM movement and their recent live streams with Harvelle's and at Pershing Square Online with LA Recreation and Parks (view on KCSN site at https://www.885fm.org/on-88-5-fm/inside-885fm/pershing-square-at-home-concert-series-episode-6-jems/).
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- John Notto
John Notto drops in to chat about his funk record Nottovision and playing guitar in the retro-rock group Dirty Honey, opening for Slash and more.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Don Bryant
LA Musician Cliff Beach interviews legendary Hi Records singer/songwriter Don Bryant, famous for co-writing the classic R&B hit "I Can't Stand The Rain" with Ann Pebbles, on his new Fat Possum Records sophomore album "You Make Me Feel".
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music-Hosted by Cliff Beach- Nick Etwell
LA Musician Cliff Beach chats with trumpeter Nick Etwell from The Filthy Six and Mumford and Sons on his latest projects and more.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music-Hosted by Cliff Beach-Peter Daily
LA Musician Cliff Beach chats with musician Peter Daily on his 9th St. Sessions relaunch, his upcoing 2021 album and his work with Pigeon John.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Tim Felten
LA Musician Cliff Beach talks to engineer and organist Tim Felten, on his #1 Billboard album for The Sure Fire Soul Ensemble, "Build Bridges", out on Colemine Records now.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Bobby Easton (S2 Premiere)
LA Musician Cliff Beach interviews guitarist Bobby Easton on his funk group Delta Nove, and his work with George Clinton as they reminsce on the legendary Long Beach Funk Fest.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Sergio Rios (S1 Finale)
LA Musician Cliff Beach speaks with guitarist and engineer Sergio Rios, discussing his band Orgone and his incredible work at Killion Sound.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Eric Boulanger
LA Musician Cliff Beach speaks with mastering engineer/violinist Eric Boulanger on his career, his work with Colbie Caillat, Grammy & Latin Grammy award winning albums, Mastering for iTunes and more.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Peter Hewitt-Dutton
LA Musician Cliff Beach speaks with mastering engineer Peter Hewitt-Dutton on his career and his work on the Oasis & Led Zepplin catalogues and more.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Glen Andrews
LA Musician Cliff Beach interviews New Orlean's trumpet player Glen Andrews (cousin of the legendary Trombone Shorty) about his work with the Grammy award winning Rebirth Brass Band and their album "Rebirth of New Orleans". Intro and Outro bump music "Confident" (Instrumental) by Cliff Beach on California Soul Music Record Label.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Glen David Andrews
LA Musician Cliff Beach interviews New Orlean's Vocalist and Trombonist Glen David Andrews (cousin of the legendary Trombone Shorty) about his latest album "Live From My Living Room", his recent singles, new label and his musical message of hope. Intro and Outro bump music "Movin' On" (Instrumental) by Cliff Beach on California Soul Music Record Label.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- John Heintz
LA Musician Cliff Beach interviews John Heintz about his funk super group The Big Ol' Nasty Getdown and his work with George Clinton among others. Intro and Outro bump music "Joy" (Instrumental) by Cliff Beach on California Soul Music Record Label.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music- Hosted by Cliff Beach- Philip Lassiter
LA Musician Cliff Beach interviews 11 x Grammy Winning Arranger, former Prince Band Member Philip Lassiter of Philthy. Intro and Outro bump music "Sugar" (Instrumental) by Cliff Beach on California Soul Music Record Label.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music-Hosted by Cliff Beach-Mike Clark Part 2
LA Musician Cliff Beach interviews legendary Jazz Drummer Mike Clark, in part of 2 of 2, discussing his Live at The Iridum Album entitled "Indigo Blue", featuring Christian McBride, Donald Harrison Jr. and Randy Brecker, out on Ropeadope Records now. Intro and Outro bump music "God Made Me Funky" (Instrumental) by Cliff Beach on California Soul Music Record Label.
Deep Grooves: Musicians on Music-Hosted by Cliff Beach- Mike Clark Part 1
LA Musician Cliff Beach interviews legendary Jazz Drummer Mike Clark, in part of 1 of 2, discussing his Live at The Iridum Album entitled "Indigo Blue", featuring Christian McBride, Donald Harrison Jr. and Randy Brecker, out on Ropeadope Records now. Intro and Outro bump music "God Made Me Funky" (Instrumental) by Cliff Beach on California Soul Music Record Label.
Deeper Grooves: Musicians on Music-Hosted by Cliff Beach-Jack Wilkins-Windows (S1 Premiere)
LA Musician Cliff Beach interviews Legendary Jazz Guitarist Jack Wilkins, to discuss his 1973 debut album "Windows" featuring the single "Red Clay" as sampled by Tribe Called Quest among others. Intro and Outro bump music "Right Side Of The Tracks (Instrumental)" by Cliff Beach.