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Gilles Peterson @gillespeterson London, United Kingdom

Searching For The Perfect Beat // These are my own thoughts and not those of the BBC.

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mate... those Terrence Trent Darby aka Sananda Maitreya tracks... audio vits! https://t.co/rb9UHRDTy0
7/15
2020
this is great... thanks for the music @DaymeArocena https://t.co/Ci4yair1Mj
7/11
2020
and there I was ready with my records and @LouieVeganyc gets the call instead ... 😩 https://t.co/uZXoTfWg9V
7/9
2020
always a pleasure chatting with Tony Minvielle... been there from the off! https://t.co/pNFi2HRdigAn absolute pleasure chatting with @EmmaLWarren for an interview feature in @SpitfireAudio 's Composer Magazine - h… https://t.co/A5hF74G2IF
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7/8
2020
I can't bear to think that the @SubClub Glasgow is in trouble... this has been my home in Scotland for over 25 year… https://t.co/QjzNXBK80u
7/7
2020
looks good!!!!! have a great show Nubya and thanks for sitting in https://t.co/xvRP38lZtp
7/4
2020
on the day that @WfSete should be kicking off for the 15th year.... a tune that began its life there... finally out… https://t.co/4H1okoFNm0finally! https://t.co/MQkNZlQH6Foh la la Pierre... je pleure en regardant ses images... https://t.co/VdlpGnad9X
7/3
2020
Due to COVID our live music industry is facing 200K jobs losses & 90% of venues face the prospect of going out of b… https://t.co/WNolvFZ8ti
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7/2
2020
A few of you may have been fans of WORKING WEEK who were around with The Style Council - British Jazz/Pop/Funk/New… https://t.co/Nlhxw8W2UK
Retweeted by Gilles PetersonTonight 7-8pm bst over on @Footpatrol_ldn Instagram live with @FutureBubblers https://t.co/pl0catzVrE
7/1
2020
Freeez on Radio Invicta... classic https://t.co/40tqoCoRQ6
6/30
2020
& ... join me as I (wo)man the helm for @gillespeterson tomorrow @BBC6Music incl. #glasto chats w/ @GrooveArmada's… https://t.co/D6nQJo6lCq
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6/27
2020
tune into @worldwidefm today ...I'll be on at 9 for my musical highlights of the last 3 months... a lot to fit in! https://t.co/EbBFkniQXY
6/26
2020
revisiting the Talkin Loud years with Paul Martin this morning on @worldwidefm .... https://t.co/EbBFkn1g6q
6/24
2020
it's a Brazilian love affair... this morning on @worldwidefm ... and happy birthday Hermeto Pascoal.... I'm live no… https://t.co/q9YTKcQrjy
6/23
2020
Free your mind, and your ass will follow.
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Retweeted by Gilles Petersoncheck this show from @AbiClarke3 for @worldwidefm https://t.co/y5SjNuOVA9more excellence from @johnharris1969 https://t.co/IU72rK4pATthe work of @AbramWilson is essential in so many ways including supporting vulnerable young people's music educatio… https://t.co/tzdSJuRWylOut of many come one.The Windrush Suite- by Renell Shaw. Live stream 8pm. #createdinlockdownhttps://t.co/NprJruccnd
Retweeted by Gilles PetersonI'll be on @worldwidefm every day this week before taking a break... Thursday's 20 is 'sunshine' songs ☀️ send me y… https://t.co/wAdLIb2qZVexcellent article by @CarlLoben @Mixmag on Windrush Day... featuring @NormanJayMBE @TheAshleyBeedle @fabioandgroovehttps://t.co/fiPV4nIyKl
6/22
2020
.@gillespeterson et Radio Nova, une histoire au long cours https://t.co/1FBXMX2jJQ
Retweeted by Gilles Petersonnew @SunRaUniverse https://t.co/1j9FvY6CSftoday's show on @BBC6Music with @Yazmin_Lacey taking over for an hour with a stunning selection of Black British So… https://t.co/VgL9PiE6hxWords and brand new exclusive music from New York Loft jazz musician @AlanBraufman 45 years on from his debut LP.… https://t.co/wcBkoSGaecthis is brilliant... listening to @Yazmin_Lacey 's selections on @BBC6Music ...listen here... you're hitting the mark YazzzzzzzzzzzFor the next hour, the one and only @Yazmin_Lacey takes over the @bbc6music airwaves for Listen Here. She's focussi… https://t.co/D4W8PhJTrp @diego_mmatos its new on the BBC. I may destroy you starring @MichaelaCoel https://t.co/QNmkDlU31HJust played this.. KILLER! https://t.co/P6bx6lwJX6 https://t.co/lpHdkG2IwB
6/20
2020
can't wait! https://t.co/XiGxjWJ1GVNeed a dope #Juneteenth weekend flyer? We got you covered. Go to https://t.co/JtklD5BSKR. Black art for black lives… https://t.co/bdjit2grPm
Retweeted by Gilles Petersoncheck @SaultGlobal ... I'll play another tune tomorrow! https://t.co/N7wbEZ5tQfforthcoming album from @oliveosun .... whoaaaaah.... will play tomorrow.... @BBC6Musiclockdown.... @AndersonPaak https://t.co/wPGTv2RYYV
6/19
2020
....full @Shazam use to the latest @MichaelaCoel series 'May I destroy you' ... brilliant telly https://t.co/f2BQQVR1oXTune in now as @gillespeterson dives into his collection to present his favourite modal and waltz jazz tunes. Lockd… https://t.co/AaYblI8Az6
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6/18
2020
Tomorrow morning at 9am BST, @gillespeterson will dive into his collection to present his favourite modal and waltz… https://t.co/EPct0XGRLT
Retweeted by Gilles Petersonforthcoming @brownswood https://t.co/5BHH88Bqb4merci Philippe... great shout! https://t.co/s2qV97VKl0At the beginning of all this we were told we needed to stay home to FLATTEN THE CURVE, to save lives. Coming out… https://t.co/iZrMGKyTLn
Retweeted by Gilles Petersonmore modal jazz and waltzes right now on @worldwidefm https://t.co/EbBFkn1g6q
6/17
2020
We are trending no 1 and 2 in England. I need everyone’s help to keep this noise going as I head to training but be… https://t.co/qQbzr1iPSY
Retweeted by Gilles Petersonjust jazz this morning on @worldwidefm ... getting prepared for the Modal / Waltz Jazz 20 on thursday... building i… https://t.co/eJoqT1lLn4
6/16
2020
your fave jazz waltzes / modal jazz tunes for the next 20 on @worldwidefm .... all suggestions welcome as always!Real Talks | Last year as part of Soho music month we partnered with @futurebubblers for a series of talks. Marking… https://t.co/EvY6nkq2NO
Retweeted by Gilles PetersonKeith Tippett ... RIP. will never forget the night at @officialronnies with @Nostalgia__77 ... and his work… https://t.co/U5EFFm1jFzI 'm live on @worldwidefm till 11.... tune in.... https://t.co/EbBFkn1g6q
6/15
2020
Ok I got 1 4u @djscratch @scratchvision #kennydope #latin45 #45fridays #quesesepa #weluv45s https://t.co/CcMtJ5yNw5
Retweeted by Gilles Petersonhere's today's @BBC6Music show featuring the entire 'not yet available anywhere else' @SaultGlobal album 'untitled'… https://t.co/WeqHkONVN7Listen Here! Kicking off a brand new collaboration on the show with the one & only @FemiOnDrums of @EzraCollectivehttps://t.co/UHBgoMJDCygot a wonderful suprise in my inbox at 5am this morning, a brand new album from @saultglobal... Playing it for the… https://t.co/N1xGJE17Drback to the original time today...new look . from 3 pm on @BBC6Music .... Listen Here... with @FemiOnDrums special… https://t.co/Td7Z33GQZq
6/13
2020
Tune in for @gillespeterson's daily show coming to you live from Brownswood Basement. 🔊 → https://t.co/Lh1uEkdneg https://t.co/lMl9ZC3wnK
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6/12
2020
Before you enter Club Unity, Gilles has an important message... 📲 Download @GillesPeterson’s Club Unity special o… https://t.co/vkOQwsNmcq
Retweeted by Gilles Petersonright now... @Moodymann313 with @DJDEZANDRES @AmpFiddler Flo Real and full crew Mahogany Radio ... new monthly... @worldwidefmgood day to you! today I'm focusing on reggae in my 20... I was going to break it into different styles within the… https://t.co/jJJ0MdQkFv
6/11
2020
🎊🚨THE YEAR 5 BUBBLERS & THEIR MENTORS HAVE ARRIVED 🚨🎊 Now in the fifth year of Future Bubblers, we are so happy an… https://t.co/V9jfaJWtGy
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6/10
2020
whhhhhoaaaaah.... I'm live on @worldwidefm ... got a lot of catching up to do... all new music and some tasty re is… https://t.co/NvtgELUGu6
6/9
2020
monday morning mixtape... live on @worldwidefm from 9am... https://t.co/EbBFkn1g6q
6/8
2020
essential reading from @KahilElzabar https://t.co/gqb2HPtv3hthe 2 books I mentioned in the show yesterday ... @IjeomaOluo ' s 'so you want to talk about race' and Robin DiAngelo's 'white fragility'
6/7
2020
this was incredible...thanks Steve and @CrammedDiscs' Marc Hollander https://t.co/Lbaosa7X0Ehere's today's @BBC6Music show. . from Club Unity and features @misscherrylala @tysonmcvey @laurentgarnierhttps://t.co/xcGShzNKkvStraight from the Crucible to Club Unity! the one and only @SteveSnooker is on the decks right now https://t.co/xccXH5snCbInside the dub chamber now with @onusound right now in Club Unity https://t.co/3vKdtJIcxWWelcome to @DJPAULETTE ‘s Stand Together Room! #ClubUnity https://t.co/k1nMvaeg6u https://t.co/0OThnPLWQYUnity and strength in @ChannelOneSound’s room. #ClubUnity https://t.co/k1nMvaeg6u https://t.co/ejYt0jkYaaWe’re inside Club Unity... join us, we’re heading to @misscherrylala & @tysonmcvey’s Reflection Room.… https://t.co/lu69bJTQniClub Lockdown is shut... but we're round the corner in Club Unity... all welcome... @BBC6Music from 2... tune in!
6/6
2020
Words from Ezra Collective. https://t.co/oJqnBb9cu8
Retweeted by Gilles Petersonyes @Incognito_world ! beautiful song and vibes for the @NHSuk https://t.co/9Qi7bZMzCpTune in for Brownswood Basement with @gillespeterson coming to you live for the next two hours. →… https://t.co/meYiBsmeM2
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6/5
2020
today's 20 became a 30 on @worldwidefm https://t.co/wHahPCp1PsLive on @worldwidefm ....20 returns ... songs of resistance, protest and freedom... https://t.co/EbBFkn1g6q
6/4
2020
today's @worldwidefm show here... I needed this... https://t.co/kQ2otwCihwTune in as @gillespeterson goes live from Brownswood Basement for the next two hours. 📣 → https://t.co/Wu0JGGjq82 https://t.co/zelImhhPas
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6/3
2020
#blacklivesmatter #theshowmustbepaused https://t.co/oMAcmRlSgnthank you @AdrianYounge for doing my show this morning on @worldwidefm live from LA. Quality radio https://t.co/QfFqI9VClJ
6/1
2020
Jon Hassell @NDEYARECORDS needs your help! We have hust donated to this: https://t.co/DM8plfELzq
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5/31
2020
today's @BBC6Music show... with that Jill Scott live session from 2000 + @Mighty_SA_RA from 2004 + music of faith a… https://t.co/0ibE7KKM8HBack in...diggin in the archives. The @Mighty_SA_RA live in session at Maida Vale, this was broadcast on the 22nd a… https://t.co/FQMrztoCGVshe’s got a new single! First solo release since 2018. Words and new music from @nubya_garcia https://t.co/cF5hGpQU9kdiggin' in the archives... looks like we've found a session recorded at the ICA in September 2000 with… https://t.co/pC59GGxuEUwe lost a legend at the beginning of the week. I'll be playing a few back to back now in memory of the legendary J… https://t.co/B7egdxIffxWatch out... about to go live on @BBC6Music .... @tAzArnold @OMMASDOTCOM @ShafiqHusayn as SA - RA CREATIVE PARTHERS… https://t.co/5eqBJBQAQ8
5/30
2020
whoooooop... my kneeeeeeees https://t.co/9d9pYAmWsDlooking forward!Tune in for @gillespeterson coming to you live from Brownswood Basement. Lockdown and lock in! →… https://t.co/jk9sXsoKW0
Retweeted by Gilles PetersonMay 29: Charity song our vocalists ft @MAYSALEAK @BorahBond will be out online. Proceeds goes to @NHSCharities supp… https://t.co/3W3st3QP7j
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5/29
2020
no you're right there Ian... I def had +2 or even + 3 on a couple! https://t.co/rH1K9uHTuZTune in now as @gillespeterson presents The 20: Two Step Soul! Stuck in Brownswood Basement with over 50,000 record… https://t.co/f8SV4iBwvI
Retweeted by Gilles Petersonok I've decided upon 2 step boogie being my area of focus on @worldwidefm today .... the 20.... https://t.co/EbBFkn1g6q
5/28
2020
tomorrow on @worldwidefm I'm doing 2 step soul.. not to be confused with 2 step garage. tracks like this… https://t.co/E17konnYGy
5/27
2020
Thanks @Bandcamp for featuring @records_arc & playing the new George Semper track from our upcoming release!... https://t.co/q5T1A4JtkPI'm doing a Jimmy Cobb special on @worldwidefm this morning.... he was drummer on Coltrane's Naima and Miles' Kind… https://t.co/GBdCU05x49
5/26
2020

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