Groove Suite Podcast: Concert La'Flare

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Mr. Al Pete speaks on his burning desires to go to every concert known to man! He also speaks on various upcoming concerts, which you can find in The Groove Suite Facebook Group page!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite & and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

dvsn - Don’t Choose

Mya - Space

Talib Kweli - What’s Real

Ella Mai - Lay Up

BOSCO - Free

Common - It's Your World (instrumental) #RIPDILLA

Alex Isley - Grown feat. Kenyon Dixon

Jeff Bradshaw - All Time Love feat. Robert Glasper, Eric Roberson & Tweet

Black Milk - Could It Be

Phonte - Sweet You

Mereba - Black Truck

Quadron - Better Off feat. Kendrick Lamar

Big Boi - Overthunk feat. Eric Bellinger 

 

Groove Suite Podcast: Intro to 2018

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Groovers! We're back for the new year: 2018! Here's an easy mix to begin with. More interviews and sponsors will be mentioned within the time.

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite & and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

Airreal Watkins - How You Do That There
Bruno Mars - Perm
FJK - Betty Shabazz
Rapsody - Betty Shabazz
Big K.R.I.T. - Drinking Sessions (feat. Keyon Harrold)
Maurice Brown - Destination Hope
Kia Nicole - Breathe
Joy Dennis - A Cold Night's Sin
Cyhi da Prynce - Free
Brasstracks - Melanin Man (feat. Masego)
MJbaker - Seasons
Mayer Hawthorne - Game Over
Earth, Wind, and Fire - Love's Holiday

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 27: Kimberly 'Butta' Hines of Soulbounce.com

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We're very honored to have some time speaking to the Editor-in-chief of the soulful website Soulbounce.com, Kimberly Hines, better known as Butta! Mr. Al Pete and Butta speak on numerous topics including her Florida roots, the strengths of maintaining one of the best music and culture sites and her 'groove'!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite & and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

Tyler The Creator - See You Again
The PLAYlist - Superman feat. Eric Roberson And Glenn Lewis
Rapsody - A Rollercoaster Jam Called Love
Allah Hathaway - What You Need
Masego And FKJ - Tadow
Amber Navran - Letter7/Say Yes
The CrossRhodes - Black Gold feat. Scarface, Talib Kweli and Raquel Ra Brown
The Foreign Exchange - Pity
Russell Taylor - Wanna Dance with Somebody

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 26: Kevin 'K4S' Forrest

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This episode, we have the king, K4S, behind HFL Magazine (and some other great ventures) to take some time out to speak on things including the importance of media for various cultures, what's good in Duval for him and his take on Kevin Hart's recent hiccup! For more info, please check out www.k4sent.com!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite & and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

Bryson Tiller - Run Me Dry
Musiq Soulchild - Far Gone
Rapsody - Power feat. Kendrick Lamar
Roy Woods - Sonic Boom
Dreamville - Caged Bird
Daniel Caesar - Take Me Away feat. Syd
Little Simz - Backseat (A COLOR show)

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 25: Lilly | Black Calla

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We sit down with the melanin'd sound, spirit & body, Lilly. We speak on her band Black Calla & the meaning of it all along with her past, present & future music journey. We played a 'game' and she mentioned 2 individuals within it...gotta listen to see!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite & and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

Drake - Passionfruit
Iris Temple - Theater
Travis Scott - Butterfly Effect
Little Sims - Backseat
Nakala - Say You Love Me
Logic - Never Enough
Aaron Camper - Guilty
Mila J - Move
Shameik Moore - Ride the Boat
Black Calla - Oblivion

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 24: L.O.V.E. Culture

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Episode 24 brings us the group L.O.V.E. Culture. The group consist of EASY, Flash the Samurai, Cheech Forreign, Rob Mari, Spirit and Kyle Dorrell aka Weighed Sailor. The other affiliates consists of Goldsoul, Nostal, DeeT’Or Visions, and Larry Wakefield aka DJ Larry Love. We let them talk to us vs. do the typical interview and we gain insight on their past, present and future works, their purpose and where they see themselves within some years.

This go 'round, we bring you the audio AND the write up, courtesy of Void Magazine. Head over to voidlive.com to read the article.

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com

Check out L.O.V.E. Culture album 'Fluidity' on SoundCloud: https://soundcloud.com/lovecultureofficial/sets/fluidity

 

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 23: Erica Bennett

This episode, Mr. Al Pete speaks with the Dallas native and one of Jacksonville, Florida's top news lady Erica Bennett. They speak on some of the logistics of being with Action News Jax and the Communications field. They also speak on their dogs and Jay Z '4:44' album.

CoolBeMike provides the DJ mix! Enjoy!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com.

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 22: STONO ECHO

Mr. Al Pete takes some time to speak to the sound minded crew STONO ECHO, consisting of Jay Myztroh and Paten Locke. They have an enlightening but easy conversation of what their (group) name meaning is, jobs and they also speak on some Duval history!

Check out more of their great work at www.stonoecho.com and make efforts to grab their new project: Black Diamonds.

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

*Stono Echo - Workin'
Cody Chesnutt - Africa the Future
Moonchild - Every Part (For Linda)
Pho - #2
Terrace Martin presents The Pollyseeds - Mama D/Leimert Park
Anderson Paak - Come Down remix
The Foreign Exchange - Disappear
*Stono Echo - Soapbox
The ABs - Past Futures
*Stono Echo - Outer Limits

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 21: The Night Owl Mix

Mr. Al Pete puts together some of the many tunes he found over the holiday weekend, including himself!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

Buddy & Kaytranada - Find Me

BJ The Chicago Kid - Turning Me Up

Tom Misch - Fhinq

*Fluidity - Molds

*DeSean Kirkland - All I Do

Anik Khan - Too Late Now

6lack - Ex Calling

Ledisi - High

The Pollyseeds - Intentions

The PLAYlist - Stone Cold feat. Glenn Lewis & Dayne Jordan

Bugus - Visions

Gorillaz - Let Me Out feat. Mavis Staples & Pusha T

*Mr. Al Pete - Proud of Me instrumental (produced by 

FKJ - Better Give U Up

Sir Was - In The Midst

Tom Misch - In The Midst of it All feat. Sam Willis

domsolo - Lolife

Sir Michael Rocks - Batphone

Mecca:83 - Loungin

*lunaxcel - Coup De Foudre

Alfa Mist - 7th October

*Jacksonville, Florida independent artists

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 20: Leon Timbo

Mr. Leon Timbo graced the presence of MPN HQ! What more can be stated about that?! Sosha Thumper conducts the excellence interview with him and they speak on how he handle his stage fright (yes, he still has them), his background being from Jacksonville, Florida and he also drops some heavy gems to upcoming and current artists!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

Eric Roberson - Dreams Don't Have Deadlines

Daley - Until feat. Jill Scott
Farr - Down
88 Keys - Dirty Peaches feat. J-DaVey
Pharoahe Monch - So Good
The Alchemist - Terry (Instrumental)
Butcher Brown - Pimp Cane

*Leon Timbo - You're My Darling
Kevin Ross - Be Great remix feat. BJ The Chicago Kid
Translee - Lost In The Sauce
Russ - What They Want
Lipstick Gpysy - Infatuation
Park Hill - Povi

Groove Suite Podcast 'Hip Hop Sessions': Episode 19: P1

Interview with Duval rap artist P1.

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com.

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 18: Miss SynSha/SynSha Fashions

Sosha Thumper heads over to the SynSha Fashions Headquarters and speaks with the owner/creator: Miss SynSha Richardson. They speak on the expansions of the SynSha empire, how Duval became her home and upcoming events. We also get to hear about her favorite 'groove' #raindrop *laughs*!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

Steve Cantrell - The New Gold
Gavin Turek - The Distance
Sevyn Streeter - Before I Go
Will Fraker - Can't Read feat. Caleborate
Flume - Sleepless feat. Jezzabell Doran
GoldLink - Fall In Love feat. Ciscero
Masego - Wifeable
1-O.A.K. - Lost and Found

SZA - Babylon feat. Kendrick Lamar
6LACK - PRBLMS
Maejor - Vibrations
Sondai - One Chick
Dave B & Sango - Right Here
Asiahn - Faded
Bas - Ricochet

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 17: 1 Year Anniversary

It's been a YEAR everyone!! Time sure did fly but in that time, we GROOVED ON!! Sosha Thumper and Mr. Al Pete reflect on their past year doing the podcast, they give us their 'What's Good In Duval' AND their 'What's Your Groove'!

1 YEAR...talk about 'goosebumps'! Check it out and THANK YOU to ALL who supports the podcast and the Mister Peterson's Neighborhood/The Groove Suite brand! More goods to come!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

Lucy Pearl - Everyday
Aaron Camper - Guns and Roses
Erykah Badu - Searching (Live)
Tony! Toni! Toné! -It Never Rains In Southern California
Cee Lo Green -Family Ties (Wonder Woman)
Bowtye - To Me
Batsauce - South Seas
Stono Echo - Holdin'
Ishe' - Eye See You
Alex Isley - Still Care
Madukwu - Still I Believe
Joel. aka MaG - La Dolce Vita
The PLAYLIST - Die Empty
Rahlou - The Goodness

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 16: Jai.Mal

Sosha Thumper & Mr. Al Pete journey to the 'Headquarters' of Mr. Jai.Mal to speak w/ him about his new album 'Knowledge of Good and Evil' (which is available on all music sites NOW), his 'teacher' duties, and much more! Luna speaks to us as well about her 'poetic vocalist' ways!

To follow and to book him: @JaiMal904 on Instagram and Twitter, Jaimz Mallett on Facebook. Booking email: Jaimz@BlowTheDust.com.

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

SUNNIE - Anxiety or Still
Floetry - Tell Me When
GoldLink - Polarized feat. Demo-Taped
Hawk House - Laid Back
Ayah - Might Not Be
NxWorries - Scared Money
Big Boi - Papa Doc (Interlude)
Scar - What Is This? feat. Big Boi
BJ the Chicago Kid - Other Side
Cocaine 80s - ground
Choklate - Carbon Copy
Black Milk & Nat Turner - You Need This Light
Mali Music - Digital
Chrishan - Do It All Over
Geexella - Lucid Dreamer
Adult Swim - Nujabes
JNTHN STEIN - Changes

Guest Groove: Jai.Mal - Take You Home

Khalid - Saved
ROM - ONE MORE (feat. DEFFIE)

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 15: M. Geezy

Happy New Year Groovers! The Groove Suite crew is BACK with episode 15! Sosha Thumper adopts the alias 'Ike Thumper' while conducting a recording session with Felicia Nicole at The Win Lab Studio! Mr. Al Pete speaks to the guest, M. Geezy, about his various methods of working with artists and also who he's worked with.

DJ 151 provides the exclusive Groove mix!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com.

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 14: Grub Mix!

Groovers! The crew wanted to do a mix (Grub Mix)with some good tunes from the taster brains of Sosha Thumper and Mr. Al Pete! Sosha and Pete reveals their current projects that we're excited for them to be doing and they also spoke on their Christmas wish lists!

We wish you a Happy Thanksgiving to you and your family! Enjoy the mix while you're stuffing that bird!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

INGRID - F*** All Day
Rainy Milo - ‘Bout You (TBG remix)
Dave Hollister - Ooh Ya Ya
Muhsinah - Dope
Zak Abel - Soulchild
H.E.R. - Facts
JNTHN STEIN x Brasstracks - Dreaming at a Function
Denitia x Sene - Divided
The Internet - Sunset feat. Yuna Zaraai
D.R.A.M. - Caretaker feat. SZA
Ashleigh Smith - Sunkissed
Bilal - Satellites
Brasstracks - Melanin Man feat. Masego
Terrace Martin - Think of You feat. Kamari Washington & Rose Gold ‘Think of You'
BJ The Chicago Kid - Man Down feat. Buddy & Constantine
Nakala - Paris feat. Jordo
Daley - Do I Wanna Know (Arctic Monkeys Cover)

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 13: Trap Jazz

The Groove Suite's music man DJ 151 dropped off some music goodies for Sosha and Al! What do they be? 'Trap Jazz'! Check out the dope songs he schooled them on! Also, Sosha speaks on her love of Bilal and Pete gets teary eyed on yall!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

Harrison - Sunshine The Street Cat
Shag - My Mind
Vanilla - Fuji
Shag - Know The Feelin’
Flamingosis - Football Head
Blytz - I Just Want To Know You (Raava Remix)
HUNTS x west metro - Better Days
Freddie Joachim - Across The Sky
Masego x Medasin - Girls That Dance

Sosha’s Groove:
Jidenna - Knickers

DJ 151’s Groove:
Masego x Medasin - Bounce

Mr. Al Pete’s Groove:
Butcher Brown - Bedroom Time

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 12: Eric Roberson & DMo!

The Groove Suite crew took a field trip to Eric Roberson's show that was held in Jacksonville, Florida on September 30th, 2016 at Maverick's in The Jacksonville Landing. Sosha Thumper received the honor of interviewing Erro and Al Pete received the honor to speak with DMo! Check it out as they spoke on both of their latest music movies to what's in their 'playbox'!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

DJ Jazzy Jeff - For The Love of the Game (instrumental)
Eric Roberson - For The Love of the Game feat. Raheem DeVaghn
Snakeship - Falling feat. Malika
Neo Soul Acid Jazz Collective - One Plus One Equals Us
The Other Guys - After The 9 To 5 feat. Von Pea
Butcher Brown - Bedroom 'groove in w/ Fetty Wap - 679 (Mr. Al Pete remix)
D. Maurice - Beautiful
**DMo! interview**
D. Maurice - Right By Her
Mos Def - Panties
Khalid - Location
Dvsn - Another One
Dreamville - Backseat
Bxrber - World End
Eric Roberson - Dealing feat. Lalah Hathaway
**Erro interview**
Tigallero - Something
Eric Roberson live 'Groove Suite' freestyle in Jacksonville, Florida. 9.30.16

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 11: Ms. Chanel

The Groove Suite crew is back w/ the special guest: Ms. Chanel! We speak on her major influence in the Duval urban entertainment world, her hosting days, and much more!

Make sure you're following The Groove Suite for updates, etc. at Instagram & Twitter: @thegroovesuite and on Facebook at The Groove Suite Podcast. Guest/sponsorship inquiries: groovesuitejax@gmail.com. Playlist below:

Justine Syke - U Don't Know (feat. Wizkid)
Eric Lau - Time Will Tell
Camp Lo - Life I Love
Tigallerro - 3:45
Flying Lotus -MmmHmm (feat. Thundercat)
Doja Cat - So High
Lyrica Anderson - Hello
Mac Miller - Dang! (feat. Anderson .Paak)
Robert Glasper Experiment - Day To Day
All Cows Eat Grass - Kool As Hail

Guest Groove: 
Eric Roberson - N2U (feat. Marsha Ambrosius)
A Tribe Called Quest - Luck of Lucien

Groove Suite Podcast: Episode 10!

Groovers! #GROOVESUITEJAX has another home to host the podcast: 92.7 The Beat AND they'll be the first to stream the new Groove Suite episode: 10! Check it out at www.927thebeat.com!

Playlist (songs highlighted were selected by Sosha Thumper, remaining were selected by Mr. Al Pete):

Beginning Groove - Geno Young - Shoulda

The Roots - Clocks With No Hands 
Outkast - Mainstream
Oddisee - One Thing Right
Erykah Badu - Back In The Day
Jessie Boykins - Tomorrow
Jill Scott - Slowly Surely
Mary J. Blige - It’s On feat. R. Kelly
Musiq - Halfcrazy
The Decoders - Whatcha Gonna Do For Me
Incognito - Still A Friend of Mine
KAYTRANADA - GLOWED UP feat. Anderson .Paak
The Foreign Exchange - I Wanna Know
Javante - Supernova

End Groove - Frank Ocean - Solo feat. Andre 3000