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Love For Free with Niña Mendoza

By Vanessa Krystin Wong

The lovely Niña Mendoza has made a funkified mix to soothe the soul in preparation for Dam-Funk at FORTUNE on September 10th! Travel through time and space as we hit all the eras of funk, soul and r&b with her Love For Free Mix.

Love For Free Mix • Niña Mendoza by Blueprintlive on Mixcloud

Real To Reel – Love Me Like This (1983)
Starpoint – Bring Your Sweet Loving Back (1982)
Trackademicks – You’re Not Good Enough (2014)
DâM-FunK – A Day At the Carnival (Benedek’s Freak Show Mix) (2011)
Chaka Khan – Ain’t Nobody (1983)
Thelma Houston – You Used To Hold Me So Tight (1984)
The Whispers – Keep On Loving Me (1983)
Tuxedo – Lost Lover (2015)
Dan Hartman – I Can Dream About You (1984)
Patti Austin – In The Heat of Heat (1985)
DâM-FunK – Paradise (2010)
Serge Ponsar – Out In The Night (1983)
George Duke – Reach Out (1983)
Trackademicks feat. 1-O.A.K. – Someone Great (2012)
Malice & Mario Sweet – AM/PM (2013)
AMALIA – Welcome To Me (2011)
Billy Ocean ‎– Nights (Feel Like Getting Down) (1985)
Midnight Star ‎– Wet My Whistle (1983)
Culture Club ‎– Time (Clock Of The Heart) (1982)
Fox The Fox ‎– Precious Little Diamond (1984)
Alexander O’Neal ‎– Criticize (1985)
Paul Hardcastle – Rainforest (1985)
Nouvel Âge – What Have You Done For Me (2015)
Oliver – Untitled (Feat. Jeremy Glenn) (Unreleased)
Siriusmo – Gummiband (Original Mix) (2009)
Kimbra – Miracle (2014)
Thundercat – Walkin’ (2011)
The Internet – Runnin’ (Feat. Tay Walker) (2013)
Robert Palmer ‎– I Didn’t Mean To Turn You On (1985)
Pink Project – Der Da Da Da (1982)
Metro Area – Read My Mind (OG Mix) (2007)
Con Funk Shun – Too Tight (1980)
Luther Vandross ‎– I Wanted Your Love (1984)
Mary Jane Girls – Candy Man (1983)
Rick James ‎– Dance Wit’ Me (1982)
The Jones Girls – Keep It Comin’ (1984)
KoKo-PoP ‎– I’m In Love With You (1984)
No Doubt – It’s My Life (2003)
Lips – Nightcall (2013)
Morgan Geist – The Shore (Feat. Jeremy Greenspan) (2008)
DâM-FunK – Free (2015)

Recorded live at Warehouse Studios, Vancouver.

Download the mix here.
And don’t forget to catch DâM-FunK on September 10th!

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