DJ Ian Head Mixes and Podcasts

Jazz, soul, hip-hop, rock and more from Ian's dusty original records. New episodes of Pullin from the Stacks podcast every other Wednesday, with additional mixes and treats now and then.

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Pullin from the Stacks - Episode 121

Went back to NY the other week and hit spots from Nyack to Brooklyn. Here's a few records I brought back with me to Los Angeles. Tracklist: Ocho, David Friedman, Richard Beirach, Tsuyoshi Yamamoto Trio, The Overton Berry Ensemble, Stan Kenton, Shunzo Ohno, Jaco Pastorius



Pullin from the Stacks - Episode 120

Idris Muhammad's birthday was November 13, and so I thought I'd do a tribute episode to the legendary drummer (RIP) whose sound shaped so much of jazz, soul, funk, rock and later hip-hop. I was very lucky to witness his greatest once, several years ago at the Blue Note when he was playing with Ahmad Jamal's group. So here's a few tunes - only one from his own releases, while the rest are records he played on and shaped in his own way...



Pullin from the Stacks - Episode 119

Back with a short and crunchy set this week, almost all 45s I've grabbed in the last month or so, plus a few other treats. Tracklist: Pipp, Willie West, The So On's, Fysah and the Get Down Underground, University of Miami Concert Jazz Band, 44th Street Portable Flower Factory, Lee Dorsey, E. Rodney Jones with Larry and the Hippies Band


 06 November 2019  27m

Pullin from the Stacks - Episode 118

Special all-digital episode this week, featuring numerous cover tunes, live versions and originals. Tracklist: DjM Trio, Amos Miller, ddc trio, Liz Vice, Soil and Pimp Sessions, Yussef Kamaal, Jamila Woods, Bravo Baboon, Salaam Remi and Terrace Martin


 23 October 2019  40m

Pullin from the Stacks - Episode 117

First episode broadcasting from the new headquarters in downtown Los Angeles! Jazz vibes and more. Tracklist: Sharon Redd-Ula Hedwig-Charlotte Crossley, Soul Surfers, Ahmad Miller-YNQ, The Souljazz Orchestra, Gene Russell, Hampton Hawes


 09 October 2019  36m

Pullin from the Stacks - Episode 116

Guest set and host this week! Digging partner in crime DO77 steps in with a great set of boogie-ish tunes and creates a classic late summer vibe! Tracklist: Dayton, Luther Vandross, Brainstorm, Herbie Hancock, Marvin Gaye, Flora Purim, Womack and Womack, Switch, Inner Life, Logg, Lalo Schifrin


 12 September 2019  56m

Pullin from the Stacks - Episode 115

A send-off from NYC, with a few of the records that hadn't been packed up yet. Tracklist: Grupo Monumental, Milton Banana, Joe Cuba Sextet, Emiliano Salvador, Los Reyes 73, Dom Um Romao, Tania Maria, Brooklyn Sounds


 28 August 2019  39m

Pullin from the Stacks - Episode 114

A short set with a few recent pick-ups as we round out the summer. Tracklist: Roy Ayers, Abase, Spirit, Sammy Nestico, Chaffey College Jazz Ensemble


 14 August 2019  31m

Pullin from the Stacks - Episode 113

An episode of new releases from the past few years, mostly incredible flavors from the booming European jazz scene, plus a little hometown gospel from the amazing Liz Vice. Tracklist: Ebi Soda, Nicola Conte Group, 12 Senses, Yazmin Lacey, Sarah Tandy, Medline, Liz Vice, Ashley Henry


 28 July 2019  36m

Pullin from the Stacks - Episode 112

Back from a trip to Philadelphia with a few selections, plus a couple more from the Brooklyn crates. Enjoy! Tracklist: Walt Barr, Synthesis, Groove Holmes, Connexion, Harold Johnson Sextet, Anthony Ortega Quartet, Paul Horn


 17 July 2019  41m