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Mates’ Crates (November ’20)

Andrei Sandu

Mates’ Crates is about sharing the stories behind music, whether the story of how a record came about or how we came to love it. 

Hosted by writer and DJ Andrei Sandu, Mates’ Crates was born out of an infectious curiosity about the who and the why. Just like Andrei’s column for Melodic Distraction Magazine, the show is a Sunday morning journey through funk, soul, disco and beyond, from which you’ll always come away with something new.


Aretha Franklin – You Send Me
Sandra de Sá – Olhos Coloridos
Willie Hutch – A Love That’s Worth Having
Alice Clark – Never Did I Stop Loving You
The O’Jays – Darlin’ Darlin’ Baby
Fern Kinney – Love Me Tonight
Barbara Mason – Darling Come Back Home
JJ Sparks – Wanna Make Love
Ahmed Fakroun – Love Words
The Undisputed Truth – Sandman
Ghetto Brothers – Got This Happy Feeling
Christy Essien You Can’t Change A Man
Sylvia Striplin – Give Me Your Love
Candido – Thousand Finger Man

Mates’ Crates

Sharing the stories behind the music

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