April 25, 2016

Skratch Bastid & The Gaff "Soul Sisters Stand Up!" (Mixtape)

Skratch Bastid & The Gaff Present: Soul Sisters, Stand Up! is a classic 80-minute mix filled with 100% Female Funk/Soul/R&B/Breaks. 2 DJs. 2 years in the making. Featuring the sounds of soulful ladies from the mid-60s and mid-70s – a snapshot of love, pain, happiness, oppression, strength, struggle and more from an era where records were the primary outlet for these voices! These messages are driven home by the beats and grooves from what is undeniably the funkiest decade in music history. From Freda, Aretha, Nina and Diana to Betty Everett, Lavette and Davis, Skratch Bastid and The Gaff take you on a journey to a special vibe, using tunes both classic and criminally overlooked to tell the story. Mixed together in classic mixtape fashion… check it out below!