Originally a weekly 2 hour radio show of the finest vintage and vintage-influenced sound. After 4 year on FM stations worldwide, Freshly Squeezed evolved to it's current incarnation as a podcast-friendly monthly show of just under an hour. Joining the musical dots from the 1920s right up to future releases via Jazz, Rhythm & Blues, Ska, Electro-Swing, Dance and more, Brighton's independent record label aims to build on their reputation with information, education and entertainment on everything from historic record labels to the weeks best free soundcloud downloads.
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9 Year Anniversary! - November 2020
Celebrating 9 years of the Freshly Squeezed show, it’s business as usual for Nick Hollywood playing brand new music from Italy’s Swingrowers to a special shout for an early signing, Tim Cole (RIP) from The Correspondents. The latest for autumn/winter 2020, chilled swing sounds, with aplomb. Enjoy the groove with a musical cast from Freshly Squeezed and beyond.
Atom Smith Debut Album! - October 2020
Nick Hollywood is back with the October Freshly Squeezed show. Taking a slightly darker Autumnal route than usual and a settling into a slower 115 bpm groove, this months show features new and recent sounds from Riff Kitten, Atom Smith and Jamie Berry plus a world exclusive, the forthcoming single from Swingrowers plus a few Halloween surprises.
Electro Swing DJ Mix Special - August 2020
A mixtape for your pool party or lockdown Barbecue, this months Freshly Squeezed is a continuous mix from DJ Nick Hollywood taking in the best Electro Swing releases of the last 6 months or so.Includes a few exclusive previews, the new ones from both Swingrowers and Parov Stelar, a few classics and loads more. Play loud. Enjoy.
New Swingrowers! Hear it here first - July 2020
July already and Nick Hollywood’s Freshly Squeezed is back with a world exclusive preview of the new single from Italy’s Swingrowers, plus brand new releases from Riff Kitten, Caro Emerald, Atom Smith and modal PROJEKT.We also have a classic remix from Verve Records of a topical Nina Simone tune, and a summery chilled bit in the middle. A bit like an ice-cream. But not.
Swing Ninjas return - June 2020
This month’s Freshly Squeezed has spring in it’s step. Green shoots are popping up everywhere and with new swing releases from Jamie Berry, Atom Smith and Odd Chap, a feeling of cautious optimism is in the air.Less talk and more music this month as the show builds from a mellow funky start to a flying electro finish.
Hear it here first! - May 2020
Freshly Squeezed continues to deliver a hand-picked selection of new releases and vintage-inspired gems in this lockdown special. We sincerely hope it will help some of you in these strange times of isolation, and offer some light relief and a little uplift.Music is an international language of union and communication and we hope that this episode speaks to you. It’s made with love in Brighton. x
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Off the chart(s) musical taste crammed in a podcast
Month after month, simply the most intelligent musical podcast put together. The optimum mix of superb tracks backed by great narration and information. Two thumbs up for Nick Hollywood.
It’s A Party In A Podcast
Nick Hollywood has got some great taste, man... I mean, real great taste!
Fun, funky, and so danceable, it makes me happy to listen to what is now my favorite genre of music.
I’m recommending this podcast to everyone, for everything that may ail or lift you.
Best show evah!
Truly high quality, intelligent and fun! Always fresh and inspiring!!!