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Honest Jon’s

First broadcast date: 22 August 1970

Honest Jon’s founder Alan joins Leanne for a chat and a mix that goes all over the place.

Willi Rosario & His Orchestra – Calypso Blues [Musicor Records] // Puerto Rico
Tony Allen – Moyege (Mark’s Mix) [Honest Jon’s Records] // Nigeria
Kenny Knots – Watch How The People Dancing [Honest Jon’s Records] // Jamaica
Nigerian Union Rhythm Group – The Wind In A Frolic [Honest Jon’s Records] // Nigeria
Moondog – Dog Trot [Honest Jon’s Records] // USA
DJ Sotofett & Jaakko Eino Kalevi – Main Bar (Mix) [Honest Jon’s Records] // Norway
Actress – Actress Meets Shangaan Electro B [Honest Jon’s Records] // UK
Young Tiger – African Dream [Honest Jon’s Records] // Trinidad & Tobago
Gwigwi Mrwebi – Nyusamkhaya [Honest Jon’s Records] // South Africa
Lal Waterson – To Make You Stay [Honest Jon’s Records] // UK
Candi Staton – Too Hurt To Cry [Honest Jon’s Records] // USA
Willie Hightower – Time Has Brought About A Change [Honest Jon’s Records] // USA
Camille Doughty – Elijah Rock [Honest Jon’s Records] // USA
Lee “Scratch” Perry – Who Killed The Chicken [Honest Jon’s Records] // Jamaica
Wareika Hill Sounds – No More War [Honest Jon’s Records] // Jamaica
Steel An’ Skin – Afro Punk Reggae Dub [Honest Jon’s Records] // UK
Dr Victor Olaiya – Omelebele [Honest Jon’s Records] // Nigeria
Cedric Im Brooks & The Light Of Saba – Words Of Wisdom [Honest Jon’s Records] // Jamaica
Rocket Juice And The Moon – Leave-Taking [Honest Jon’s Records] // UK
Kassem Mosse – Drift Model [Honest Jon’s Records] // Germany
Tony Allen – Ole (Moritz Von Oswald Remix) [Honest Jon’s Records] // USA
Wareika Hill Sounds – Proverbs Dub [Honest Jon’s Records] // Jamaica
Hypnotic Brass Ensemble – Untitled [Honest Jon’s Records] // USA
Maki Asakawa – Chicchana Toki Kara (live) [Honest Jon’s Records] // Japan
Errol Bellot – What A Wonderful Feeling [Honest Jon’s Records] // UK
Solomon Ilori & His Afro-Drum Ensemble – Gbogbo Omo Ibile [Honest Jon’s Records] // Nigeria

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