The Listening Suite – July 2016 Edition

Life happens. That’s the only reason I can give for my 1+ year sabbatical from The Listening Suite. Time flies, but I’m back! Tonight’s playlist and link to the Mixcloud file are below. Enjoy!!   Jazzanova – That Night (Vikter Duplaix Remix) Parra for Cuva – Swept Away Remix (featuring Anna Naklab) Miguel Migs –…

The Listening Suite – A Jazz Primer

  Happy New Year and welcome to the January 2015 Edition of The Listening Suite! For the first podcast of the new year, I wanted to share a special jazz playlist. I’m calling it a ‘jazz primer’, if you will – filled with jazz classics. Many thanks to Ray Garraud of The Garraud Files for providing the “new”…

The Listening Suite – May 2014 Edition

  I know, I know, I know…it’s been a long time since the last podcast. Hopefully this episode will make up for the publishing delay. Enjoy! Listen now on MixCloud: The Listening Suite – May 2014 Edition by Calandra Branch on Mixcloud Playlist: 1. Eau Rouge Pt 1 – Gelka 2. Weather Storm – Massive Attack 3. Romancia –…

The Listening Suite – 3.15.14 Edition

Good evening! Welcome back to The Listening Suite. It’s been a busy few weeks, so I’m a week or so later in publishing this podcast than I expected to be. Hope you enjoy!! Click BELOW for the podcast on Mixcloud The Listening Suite – 3.15.14 Edition by Calandra Branch on Mixcloud Tonight’s Playlist: 1. A…

The Listening Suite – 2.22.14 Edition

I’ve just come from the Cupid’s Hunt high – I thoroughly enjoyed participating this year. Check out our special Valentine’s Day post here I actually recorded this podcast last week, but needed some more editing time and so I’m a few days late. 🙂 Playlist: 1. Distractions – Zero 7 2. Oceanic Lullaby – J Boogie 3. Freddie…

The Listening Suite: 10.7.13 Edition

Welcome to this week’s edition of The Listening Suite! This episode explores downtempo, with haunting melodies, dub step and trip hop influences, and unique vocals. Here’s the playlist: Jekyll – Hiatus Kaiyote Nakamarra – Hiatus Kaiyote Every Time – Natalia Clavier Want Me – Affelaye Pelican Narrows – Caribou Hey Love – Tricky Here’s the…

The Listening Suite – First Podcast 9.6.13

Welcome back to The Listening Suite! I am excited to not only bring you the second edition of the Suite, but our first podcast edition of this week’s playlist. Many thanks to Doug Ramsay, a.k.a. MrFresh, of the Sunday Soundtrack Podcast over at vibesnscribes.com, for all his podcasting and technical wisdom and encouragement. And of…