Smooth Sailing: Summer Cruises & Slow Dances

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This Smooth Sailing part is what I call a typical Professor Eddy mix. It contains soul, disco, funk, new wave and some chill out tracks, summarized as Funky Chill. Hopefully the music makes you feel like being on a boat, cruising to a tropical island. By the way, did you already check out my collaboration mix with Huas?

FINS is an up and coming alternative / electrofunk / jazzcore band, taking the Greater Boston area by storm. High school students, Sam Glick, Alex Mapes-Frances, Max Weiss, and Kami Sabghir-Frota make up the fresh new band. Mapes-Frances' and Glick's unique vocals and the distinguished electronic beats come together beautifully to make some brilliant easy listening. Most FINS members have had past experiences in other bands, which has definitely worked to their advantage.

The closing track is by Sahr. Their video is about an old guy, played by Aiden Shaw, who is in love with a younger girl. Aiden Shaw also appears in the new Bloom Twins video, Blue, doing the same trick...

Tracklist:

Dee Dee Sharp Gamble ‎– Just As Long As I Know You're Mine (1977)
Roy Ayers Ubiquity ‎– Everybody Loves The Sunshine (1976)
Michael Nesmith – Rio (1977)
The Three Degrees – Magic Mirror (1975)
Edna Wright – If The Price Is Right (1976)
Marvin Gaye – Praise (1979)
Citrus Sun – As Night Falls (2014)
T.S. Monk– Can’t Keep My Hands To Myself (1980)
Tom Browne ‎– Fungi Mama (Bebopafunkadiscolypso) (1981)
Pointer Sisters ‎– Could I Be Dreaming [Womack Rework] (1980)
Alison Valentine – Curious [Chrome Sparks Disco Remix] (2014)
Eme DJ feat. Bravo Fisher – Cover Swim (Nahum GarcĂ­a) (2014)
FINS – Transatlantic Tryst (2013)
Donna Summer ‎– Spring Affair (1976)
Laurent Voulzy – Grimaud [Walter Sobcek Remix] (1979)
John Foxx – Europe After The Rain (1981)
Sarh – Sailing With Lost Souls (2014)

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