Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner: Episode 014

Episode 14 of Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner is a Soulful Deep House special edition of Sound Vault’s soul/jazz/fusion specialist music show from Upper Hale’s finest.

Expect tracks from the likes of Mr. Fingers, Nuyorican Soul, Hi Fi Mike and Kenny Bobien, not to mention Ferry Ultra, Deep Sensation, and Jon Cutler.  Enjoy – we’re going deep!

Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner: Episode 12

Sound Vault’s specialist soul, jazz and fusion music show returns for its first show of 2018, expertly curated by Mark Sumner from Upper Hale.

Tracks from the likes of Grover Washington Jnr, Jimmy McGriff, Johnny Lyttle, and Walter Bishop Jnr.  Enjoy!

Mark’s “Mixed Bag” New Year’s Eve Knees-Up playlist

Mark Sumner – presenter of our “Mixed Bag” soul, jazz and funk show – has put together a special playlist to provide the ideal party soundtrack for your New Year’s Eve.

This time he has provided a distinctly Sixties flavour to the proceedings, as well as looking back to some other classic floor-fillers, as we look forward to what 2018 has in store.

Expect tracks from the likes of Ginger Johnson and His African Messengers; Dusty Springfield; Jean Knight; The Capitols; Len Barry; Edwin Starr; Martha Reeves and The Vandellas; and Elvis Presley.

Mark’s regular “Mixed Bag” show will return in the New Year.

(If the Spotify player does not work, click on this link to take to you to the Spotify playlist.)

Mark’s “Mixed Bag” Christmas Eve Sack playlist

Mark Sumner – presenter of our “Mixed Bag” soul, jazz and funk show – has put together a special playlist to provide the ideal party soundtrack for your Christmas Eve.

Mark’s “Mixed Bag” Christmas Eve Sack playlist is packed with classic disco and soul tunes, perfect to put on if you are looking for some floor-fillers that are a little different for a Christmas Eve party, or want to get into the party spirit with some tunes on in the background while you are cooking.

Mark’s ‘Sack’ includes tracks from G.Q., The Salsoul Orchestra, Tommy Stewart, Positive Force, T-Connection, Cheryl Lynn, Roy Ayers, Aquarian Dream, Rare Pleasure and Luther Vandross.

Mark wishes everyone a “Happy Christmas”, and will return with another party soundtrack for New Year’s Eve, before the next episode of “Mixed Bag” returns in 2018!

Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner: Episode 011

Episode 11 of Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner – Sound Vault’s specialist soul, jazz and funk show.  This is the last edition of the show before 2018.

Look out for tracks from Hudson People, the Ivan Chandler Quartet, Miles Davis, Roy Ayers, Dexter Wansel and Ingram.

Over the festive period, Mark will be posting special playlists to provide the ideal party soundtrack for both your Christmas Eve, and your New Year’s Eve festivities – so keep your eyes, and ears peeled!

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Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner: Episode 009

Episode 9 of Mixed Bag – the show where vinyl enthusiast Mark Sumner takes a rummage through his soul, jazz, funk, disco and fusion collection to serve up a new selection each week.

Tracks this week from the likes of Crown Heights Affair, Kathryn Moses, Brass Construction and Clare Fischer, not to mention Airto Moreira, Raices, and Michel Legrand.  Enjoy!

Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner: Episode 008

Episode 8 of Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner is a ‘Japanese Jazz‘ special.

Ryo Kawasaki (top left); United Future Organization (top right); Terumasa Hino (bottom right), and Hiroshi Fukumura.

Mark’s trip through some of the rarer reaches of his soul/jazz/funk vinyl collection this week elicits tracks from the likes of Hiroshi Fukumura; the AB’s; Pacific Jam; Terumasa Hino; Ryo Kawasaki, and United Future Organization.

Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner: Episode 006

Episode 6 of Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner is a pop-tinged special edition of his rummage through his soul-jazz-fusion vinyl collection.

The show features rare treats from the likes of The Carpenters, Liza Minnelli, Andy Williams, Shirley Bassey – and Peters & Lee (!!!).  Enjoy!

Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner: Episode 004

Episode 4 of Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner is a Brazilian special, featuring some Samba and Hard Bossa infused soul and jazz.

Rare tracks from the likes of Nancy Ames, Luiz Carlos Vinhas, Dom Um Romao and Tamba 4.  Enjoy!

Mixed Bag with Mark Sumner: Episode 003

Episode 3 of Mark Sumner’s Mixed Bag – a mix of soul, jazz and funk fusion rarities and favourites.  This week features tracks from Cal Tjader, the Charlie Rouse Band, Dom Um Romao, Astrud Gilberto, Willis Jackson, Mickey and The Soul Generation, and Ashford & Simpson.  Enjoy!