• Jo Dressler (R)

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  • Jo Dressler (R)
101.4 FM · DAB+

VERSION – Aretha/Mattos Special

Here’s my VERSION show from Sunday morning on 1BTN feat loads of newness, a mix from my good mate Matt Simmons and I pay my respects to the great Aretha Franklin. Hope you enjoy it. I’ll be back in 2 weeks on Sunday 16th Sept 10am-12 w/ another very special … read more


Returning on a high from the UKs finest festival SHAMBALA, a choice selection of soothing seductive soundscapes and sizzling smashes from across the musical eclectic spectrum. Tunes rom the likes of Cymande, Ripple, Baby Huey & The Baby Sitters, Wax Tailor, Quart, Vince Watson, Khruangbin, GRiZ, ProbCause, Jaye Prime, Eric … read more


Unfold with Aretha Franklin, Mos Def, Space Captain. As a tribute to Aretha Franklin and her passing last week, I’ve put together a special edition of Unfold featuring tracks from the Queen of Soul’s expansive career and the artists who have sampled her including Mos Def, Pete Rock, De La … read more


Jazz from Nubya Garcia, Uniting Of Opposties and Kamasi Washington. Danceflloor tunes from Titeknots, Lay Far and Secret Syence. A great track from Dur Dur Band on Analog Africa. Grime from Flowdan, Lady Lykez and a bass wobbler from Masro. A downtempo classic from Kool & The Gang and a … read more

BBE Radio Show w/Serge Gamesbourg

BBE back in the building, more so the 1BTN bunker with another 2hr stormer of a show! Serge Gamesbourg all the way from Boston sharing presenter duties with, Lee BBE. We were also blessed with the mic shy, Pete BBE, keeping a keen eye on proceedings. Loads of usual BBE … read more


Starting with a great (hidden) track from the latest Duval Timothy album. Plus a dancefloor Sonic Switch DJ mix from Robert includes Disco from Sampology, Gospel from Soul Session & Cheryl Lee, Hip Hop from Main Source and Kendrick Lamar, Drum & Bass from Peshay and SoulStructure, Jazz Dance from … read more

Global Beats Radio w/Sampology

Brand new music from Skinny Pelembe & Yazmin Lacey, Quart, Louis Cole, Dorian Concept, Animaz and more. Plus this week we have a special guest mix from Brisbane’s Sampology in the run up to his new ‘Mount Glorious EP’ featuring Jordan Rakei dropping August 10th.

The Get Up in conversation w/Kevin McDowell of Mildlife

An in depth chat with, Kev McDowell, of the excellent ‘Mildlife’ out of Melbourne. Mildlife have an upcoming European tour including a Brighton leg to finish off. Info here:


The show starts off with 3 big UK Soul tracks from Miink, IAMDDB and Children Of Zeus feat Terri Walker. Plus a dancefloor Jazz DJ mix from Robert including Sons Of Kemet, Kamaal Williams, Moses Boyd, Jessica Lauren, IG Culture, Organised Konfusion, Nostalgia 77, Ezra Collective, Peshay and more.


Gospel soul from the Flying Stars Of Brooklyn NY. A track from the latest IAMDDB EP. New Tru Thoughts releases from Te’Amir and Aurora Dee Raynes. Hip Hop from P Brothers feat Your Old Droog, Ocean Wisdom feat Method Man. Drum & Bass from SoulStructure and Duoscience. J Rocc with … read more