Thursday, February 24, 2011

Blaxploitation Feature Show

original image by Gary Booth

Coming to this blog as it's next attraction is a podcast that will put you in traction! From the north to the south, from cost to cost, the Speakerbox is here to give you the most! We're rough and tough and ain't gonna take no stuff. This podcast will put some slide in your glide, some soul in your stroll, a dip in yo hip and some strut in yo butt. So download this thang or will punch you in the gut!

I know the post is a bit late, but we've been out of commission for two weeks. So without further delay, I present to you February's Blaxsploitation Feature Show!


Supafly - Curtis Mayfield (1972)
Blacula - Gene Page (1972)
Vampire in Brooklyn (1995) Clip
Dolamite - Arther Wright (1975)
The Call Me MR TIBBS! - Quincy Jones (1969)
Across 110th Street - Bobby Womack (1972)
Black Dynamite - Adrian Young (2009)
Coffy - Roy Ayers (1973)
Trouble Man - Marvin Gaye (1972)
Foxy Brown - Willie Hutch (1974)
The Last Dragon - Willie Hutch (1985)

SuperflyBlaculaVampire in BrooklynDolemiteThey Call Me Mister Tibbs!Across 110th StreetBlack DynamiteCoffyTrouble ManFoxy BrownThe Last Dragon

Friday, February 04, 2011

Delayed podcasts, and a death in the biz...


Hey Kids. Somber news this week. John Barry, a phenomenal film composer, recently passed away and we gave tribute on this weeks episode of The Drive-in Speakerbox. Snag the podcast to hear reviews of Rabbit Hole, Blue Valentine, and No Strings Attached, in addition to lots of music from John Barry. RIP holmes.

We heard music from the following films:

Alice's Adventures In Wonderland - John Barry (1972)
The Deep - John Barry (1977)
Body Heat - John Barry (1981)
Zulu - John Barry (1964)
Howard The Duck - John Barry (1986)
Starcrash - John Barry (1978)
James Bond (various) - John Barry

Alice in Wonderland [TV 1985]The DeepBody Heat (Deluxe Edition)ZuluHoward the DuckStarcrash (Roger Corman Cult Classics)James Bond Ultimate Collector's Set