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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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I know its hard to think about voting again but here are the worldwide elections.... public vote business... https://t.co/qycfTLaEbb
12/13
2019
public vote OPEN! Track of the Year, Album of the Year & Jazz Album of the Year VOTE --> https://t.co/AUNHIGD0An vo… https://t.co/FcGwoQ9rK5
12/12
2019
I'll be spinning in the @chooselove start from 5pm today...Ready to go at @chooselove London store. Kicking off proceedings at 2pm we have @danielmarkavery, before… https://t.co/tv4wz5egJC
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12/11
2019
show support for this important initiative @AbramWilson Future Sound https://t.co/VxgdPH757c https://t.co/lkix1iB97LThis is happening…2020 Worldwide Awards LIVE from @brownswood basement. Get involved —> https://t.co/ZpcS7eR7WP Mo… https://t.co/BAaJveM1vC
12/10
2019
yessss.... @anthonyfjoshua walking on to @felakuti 's Water no get Enemy!I enjoyed today's show on @BBC6Music ... @Rober_Fonseca was my guest and I managed to get 49 tracks into the 3 hour… https://t.co/PzVopPUYXnI'm live right now on @BBC6Music .... still need your fave tracks and albums of the year.... thanks!
12/7
2019
little best of 2019 from @brownswood !!!! https://t.co/FzUYAk3VWKthanks so much! https://t.co/UORV9BXS8Rtime for some @worldwidefm ! https://t.co/EbBFkn1g6q
12/6
2019
come see in the new decade with this fantastic lot...roll on 2020... @kamaalwilliams @nuguinea @DeleSosimi + … https://t.co/yD4NFfRFeZ
12/5
2019
I Know You See Me - @KassaOverall OUT NOW ✨ https://t.co/HpL7C0LOir
Retweeted by Gilles Petersonbig news about Worldwide Awards coming soon!
12/4
2019
【#CD入荷情報】 SOIL & "PIMP" SESSIONS 『MAN STEALS THE STARS』 入荷致しました!! 約1年半ぶりとなるアルバム発売!!(鈴) #SOILPIMPSESSIONS… https://t.co/uRjFVyuuhO
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12/3
2019
for those asking me today what that psychedelic soul tune played at around 9.30 last night that sounded like a cros… https://t.co/XTSDuVrUnP
12/2
2019
here's the show with @CHASSOL and @therealmrbongo and a quick hi to @Rober_Fonseca as well as a Brit Funk shakedown… https://t.co/JoW0r2Vn8j
12/1
2019
Congrats @therealmrbongo on 30 fantastic years searching and feeding us great music from around the planet!THE TIME HAS COME TO ASK YOU FOR YOUR FAVORITE ALBUMS AND TRACKS OF THE YEAR...LETS GO!good tune though 👌😂 https://t.co/hlKehFZwjMgoing live now on @BBC6Music .... @CHASSOL words and music... @therealmrbongo label focus....
11/30
2019
delving into my collection to bring you this special mix of João Donato classics...1pm (GMT) today @worldwidefmhttps://t.co/sAUrUX2S4o
11/29
2019
https://t.co/qaWyVJBYAT https://t.co/L01lxZSw7iIn Copenhagen today.... best record shops?
11/27
2019
cheers man... shout to @LVLVLVLVLVLVLV for the prod! https://t.co/IT8L6ca4aK
11/26
2019
this Saturday looking forward to playing alongside @quanticmusic @ChildrenOfZeus with @LeftfootUK listen back to la… https://t.co/48PrGEHIr5 @jessefkhoward .... https://t.co/lGB9HncCsz👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁 TOUR 👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁 👁👁https://t.co/9opCgydzpK👁👁 👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁👁 https://t.co/1mkl1iOkva
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11/25
2019
that's happening next week...apologies for the misinformation! https://t.co/NHnNMo4GRKBrixton this afternoon - 6 hours straight from 4pm.... @phonox_london .... come join us! https://t.co/x2hXd8bfcaone of my fave shows of the year here for @BBC6Music with the inspirational Angel Bat Dawid going me live and Scott… https://t.co/NiF0kPWs5m
11/24
2019
Had a great time sitting down with @BBC6Music @gillespeterson in London! Listen at link in bio (interview begins at… https://t.co/dfnEhBuwJs
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11/22
2019
whet happened to that Talkin Loud pendent! https://t.co/39FeYD6YE5
11/21
2019
Today at 6pm (GMT), tune in to catch @gillespeterson in conversation with the cult producer @madlib and label boss… https://t.co/bxlcnXcM43
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11/20
2019
Poch to Arsenal?🤣🤣🤣
11/19
2019
this has some magical moments... check the Monk bit... quality... @bluenoterecords https://t.co/uadAwCFRap
11/18
2019
absolutely loved it on Friday... thanks to everyone who came for the ride! https://t.co/KEKPdvx5aI- the opportunity to introduce, shine light and meet incredible artists is a joy of radio... yesterday was special.… https://t.co/tZhOtfOoyM
11/17
2019
going live now .... tune in! @BBC6Music https://t.co/L7WiHPJZ13
11/16
2019
tonight I'm back at @wylambrewery in Newcastle... such a great room... with @diabolicallib .... https://t.co/utjiE8Eidemassive news --- I'll be joined by Joao Donato in session tomorrow afternoon on @BBC6Music ....before his… https://t.co/6INNDmE0Md
11/15
2019
great @weoutherefest’19 highlights film by Three Shades Creative...ready for 2020? Check https://t.co/R9yHRbJ1BL https://t.co/Y9v7KlX6X1
11/14
2019
🔊 @gillespeterson marks the release of @djsimbad' s Collections Vol.1 on @bbemusic, with a special programme lookin… https://t.co/zQ5dAniHYG
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11/13
2019
loved @george_clinton in this... magical night! https://t.co/t3ZDFYgY4bsave the Maze Jazz club in Rio... I had great memories here whilst recording the Sonzeira album... https://t.co/ZL9DVxnZTN
11/12
2019
I got it wrong about including @Soundsignature on my Journeys by Dj comp... it was in fact on an Essential mix for… https://t.co/aqfGr7ENf9here's a show to warm your cockles... my latest on @BBC6Music ... @LeafRecords focus and @LondonJazzFest preview...… https://t.co/UrEUapqjt5
11/10
2019
Live Now ....tune IN... @BBC6Music https://t.co/L7WiHPJZ13
11/9
2019
experience the world premier of @WeldonIrvineDoc screening at @docnrollfest this tuesday 12th nov Barbican Centre..… https://t.co/VnAkUL76Ea
11/8
2019
bringing my custom isonoe mixer...looking forward to this! https://t.co/EGIIVDBCqf🎷@gillespeterson, @brownswood's @zaramcfarlane, Axel Kaner-Lindstrom and EFG @LondonJazzFest's @pelinopcin join… https://t.co/U0DhCLRv2y
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11/6
2019
gonna be a good one....@kamaalwilliams and more... https://t.co/F9jdIbCjhC
11/5
2019
stunning @RealSeunKuti show at Village Underground tonight... I hope someone recorded that version of African Dream… https://t.co/787MyvEfuG
11/3
2019
here's today's show for the @BBC6Music ...loads of guests and the joy of BBC live broadcasts ... hope you enjoy… https://t.co/IMWUgKeWLlWe're closing things off, thanks again to @Ash_henrymusic, @Mosesboydexodus, Greentea Peng & @nardeydey and many th… https://t.co/wdZYsf2fa3Soulstress Greentea Peng joins us for some words. Live on the air from @introducing19! Only on @BBC6Music.… https://t.co/FpRz3MtaYUGoing hard, 3 songs in and closing off the settle with ‘Battle’ listen love @BBC6Music https://t.co/F7ncUY9bbSAshley Henry live from @Introducing19 catch it only on @BBC6Music ! https://t.co/QjxffN53TEWe've got more guests in the building... next up Ashley Henry but before that now playing sounds of @SaultGlobal wi… https://t.co/guldF7EgAS @nardeydey bringing us pure energy live from @Introducing19 on @BBC6Music https://t.co/LDMjOASctSStill more show to go! @Nardeydey will be joining us in a sec for live music. Listen on @BBC6Music https://t.co/DwGGmwfVFKNow playing 'For You And I' from Loraine James on @Hyperdub. Listen live: https://t.co/DwGGmwfVFKMoses is live in the studio! Now playing special dubplate from @Mosesboydexodus' forthcoming album, it's 'Strange… https://t.co/ngFYLgYr3GIt's a @Introducing19 special today, as we broadcast live from @TobaccoDockLon. Listen for live music and words fro… https://t.co/Y9nvC9wmRPLIVE FROM TOBACCO DOCKS WITH @bbcintroducing .... @ashleyhenrypdx @nardeydey @Mosesboydexodus and more.... https://t.co/L7WiHPJZ13
11/2
2019
thank you @michaelkiwanuka ...you've made another gem of an album! https://t.co/MUO8HBdLK6it’s about that time...15th edition @WfSete !!! come through https://t.co/xrUyEPxSWn https://t.co/wpmrhA5kL5
11/1
2019
terrific piece by @Will_Stoneir on Art Blakey... he would have been 100 years old on Oct 11. to me he's up there wi… https://t.co/PlWg6hBLu2Ce soir .... PARIS! https://t.co/MDhkraUgAKdates and ticket info for @WfSete here https://t.co/vXDToCxwhC
10/31
2019
another fine read from @rwilliams1947 ...this time on @ManLikeBinks at @jazzintheround https://t.co/T9HI2LmBofLe line-up 🤯 du week-end d'ouverture de Joséphine, le nouveau club du @theatrechatelet avec : @gillespeterson ,… https://t.co/fVhf1RSOgN
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10/29
2019
Untitled (Clock) was created by Japanese photographer Shikanosuke Yagaki. Yagaki's work embodies the Japanese idea… https://t.co/TDas3wqvvB
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10/27
2019
here's todays @BBC6Music show. absolute pleasure having @pb_monk and @floatingpoints join me today... listen back h… https://t.co/615nIJnAYbI'm back on @BBC6Music from 3pm!!! just in from Milan.... tune in ... special guest @floatingpoints will be joining… https://t.co/cCn4uQjD88
10/26
2019
great album! https://t.co/xyMU9JNqDS
10/25
2019
looking forward to paris next thursday for tea-time party at Joséphine club in @theatrechatelet s/o @LARAFINERIE se… https://t.co/6o6SycY0Gi
10/24
2019
Friday... Milan with @Moodymann313 https://t.co/180tfhu7N4
10/22
2019
.@gillespeterson will once again present a very special line up of British talent for our @bbcintroducing &… https://t.co/8uDoxpHXiV
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10/21
2019
Honestly thank you to everybody who has been supporting #TTCV it means a lot to me! ❤️❤️❤️ https://t.co/4P7dtUbq2O
Retweeted by Gilles Petersonnew @AnushkaUK right now!!!tune in right now @BBC6Music .... till 6pm... with @Psychemagik.... Norma Winstone shakedown..... and @KathySledgehttps://t.co/la5tiIP0pd
10/19
2019
Sad to hear of the passing of @MichaeldeBenedictus of the NYC Peech Boys... RIP and thanks for the music... I loved… https://t.co/mHSxPG0XgP
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10/18
2019
experience @FutureBubblers magic live & direct @RoundhouseLDN https://t.co/ScOSaCtxMustrong... https://t.co/n3I0MCsNj5
10/17
2019
Excited to be back at @NYCWJF for my UK showcase with @bbcintroducing & @PRSFoundation - 9th Jan 2020 We’re bring… https://t.co/EPliLSuDQO
10/16
2019
this Betty Davis tune always gets me... is it roy ayers on vibes? is Betty Davis also Ether Beaty? why did this nev… https://t.co/jP702vOxFW
10/15
2019
本日15-17時 渋谷 @ContactTokyo@gillespeterson & Earl Zinger登場!ジャイルスが日本でオープニングセットをやるのはMarcos Valle w Azymuth ブルーノート東京以… https://t.co/Y9Hm1Gd53D
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10/14
2019
here's the latest show on @BBC6Music full track list too... https://t.co/nmj5bVS1TR
10/13
2019
I was told to listen to this album back in the late 90’s by a friend who said it would become my favourite album of… https://t.co/Ie7jH32gMi
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10/12
2019
Im very happy to announce @gillespeterson will join @Waajeed_ at @ContactTokyo party on Monday, now special early… https://t.co/5zPaB7PCcJ
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10/11
2019
DINGWALL TICKET ALERT On SALE THURS 10th OCT at 11am ANOTHER SUNDAY AFTERNOON AT DINGWALLS with @GillesPeterson4 &… https://t.co/2IfjE8wHAD
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10/10
2019
special moment! https://t.co/wtuMbhg4O1
10/9
2019

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