Mayer Hawthorne is currently on a US tour with Chromeo (dates here) and is about to release his sophomore album How Do You Do via Stones Throw Records, but he still finds time to operate his one-man midnight-hour station Hawthorne Radio broadcasting to you right now, live, exclusively on Stones Throw Podcast 68. Subscribe via iTunes.
It's now four episodes deep. this latest chapter sees Hawthorne covering the artists that influenced his upcoming LP including Hall & Oates, Todd Rundgren, Joe Bataan along with some damn interesting sound bites—Bill Cosby Coke commercial included.
Spice "Sweet Norma Jones"
London Fog "Easy Mover"
Unique Blend "Yes I'm In Love"
Joe Bataan "Young, Gifted & Brown"
Sun Ann Jones "I'll Give You My Love"
James Brown "Stoned To The Bone"
Hall & Oates "Grounds For Separation"
Bobby Taylor "I've Been Blessed"
Mark Eric "Move With The Dawn"
The Doobie Bros. "Open Your Eyes"
Todd Rundgren "Marlene"