Our at times beloved Co-Owner Matt Sullivan has been on tear lately, busting in to underling meetings, mouth foamed with excitement, lips twitching with the need to expunge some new tasty recommendation. Well hell, the little guys been silent as a statue for years now, so we are taking each and every last drop of his sage wisdom and trickling it down the pipe, to you, our loyal readers.
Today, brow sweaty, eyes twitchy, with only three words on his lips: “Mr. Fine Wine.” We’ll let Matt explain.
You know Mr. Fine Wine? Amazing NY based DJ who’s been spinning on WFMU for years. After hearing his radio show online for years I finally met him in New York last September when we went out for Rodriguez’s show at Joe’s Pub. After the show, we wandered on over with Rodriguez, his wife Konny, and daughter Regan to this spot called Botanica where coincidentally Mr Fine Wine was spinning all this mind blowing old sixties soul. Just beautiful stuff. It turned out Rodriguez and Fine Wine knew each other from when he lived in Detroit. Fine Wine also compiled the Vampi Soul release Crash of Thunder. Here’s an article about the man: