Oct 23, 2012 11:07AM

Oyster Playlist: Marshall Jefferson

The godfather of house made us a mix ahead of his Australian tour.

Marshall Jefferson, who is widely considered a founding father of house music, has made us a playlist ahead of his first Australian tour in four years. The Chicago native has been bringing genre-defining tracks to the world since the 80s, even headlining the first House Music Tour of Europe in '87. Marshall has reached a revered status as a forerunner in the acid/deep house scene by producing seminal house anthems like 'Move Your Body' (1986) and releasing a multitude of mixtapes. This house playlist, care of the man himself, will get you ready to lose your shit at one of Marshall's upcoming live shows.

1. 'Rainforest Serenade' — Jungle Wonz 

2. 'Satisfy' — Inner Souls (Booker T mix)

3. 'Far Away' — Marsha Ambrosius (Terry Hunter mix)

4. 'La Pasion' — Hardsoul (Crazibiza mix)

5. 'Satisfaction' — Curtis McClain

6. 'Time Before Man' — Joseph Long

7. 'Try' — Virgo 

8. 'Kiss The Sky' — Jungle Wonz

9. 'For The Very First Time' — HNNY

10. 'Keeping It Deep' — Johnny Fiasco 

Marshall Jefferson's Australian tour dates:

Friday 26 October — Garage Bar, Adelaide
Saturday 27 October (day) — Boat Cruise, Sydney
Saturday 27 October (night) — New Guernica, Melbourne
Saturday 28 October — Sky Room, Brisbane

Lucy Jones

Latest


Wavves Australian Tour Dates

See the kings of the beach live.


Watch: Alice Dellal's Chanel Silent Film

Who knew half-shaven heads were so big in the '20s?


Kate Moss x Supreme

The supermodel fronts the SS12 poster campaign.


Lindsey Wixson, Sky Ferreira for Maison Michel SS12

See the Parisian hat label's yearbook-themed lookbook.


Dress Up AW12 Lookbook

Rene Vaile shoots Jemma Baines.


Watch: Miu Miu's The Woman Dress

A fashion horror film.


Oystervision: Karen Walker FW12 NYFW Interview

"This collection's really Captain Nemo meets Brian Jones."


Oystervision: Jeremy Scott FW12 NYFW Interview

See the incredible beauty looks inspired by the internet.


Fucking James Franco

Short stories based on hypothetical sexual encounters with James Franco. (Not written by James Franco.)


Diplo + Usher = 'Climax'

Next level electrosoul.


Bleeding Knees Club Australian Tour Dates

The garage pop band are touring this April for new album Nothing To Do.


Nick Campbell Eyewear Lookbook & Interview

Meet the cool new local label.


Exclusive: Fleur Wood AW12

Inspired by glamorous women from a bygone era.


Marc Jacobs FW12 at NYFW

A Mad Hatter's tea party inspired by Anna Piaggi and Lynn Yaeger.


Top 10: NYFW Instagram Photos

A baby in Wang, the front row, bloggers and rappers get the filter treatment.


Oystervision: 3.1 Phillip Lim FW12 NYFW

Come backstage with us!


Backstage at Helmut Lang, Prabal Gurung & Thakoon FW12

So apparently being a model really is a lot of fun.


Exclusive: Jonti's Valentine's Day Playlist

Jonti makes us a February 14 mixtape (and includes Beyonce!).


Ellery AW12 Lookbook & Flagship Opening

See the new collection, which you can buy in the new boutique.


Exclusive: Krystal Glynn for Alice McCall

The model of the moment fronts the AW12 campaign.


Social Snaps: New Balance x Gold Fields 'Holy No' Launch

See how things went down last Thursday at The Beresford.


Watch: Marc Jacobs on Yayoi Kusama

Marc Jacobs talks about Louis Vuitton's collaboration with the artist.


Mary Katrantzou's Topshop SS12 Lookbook

A fanciful floral print-on-print roller coaster ride.


Oyster #97: Tom Ford Exclusive

"Don't we all longed to be liked?"


Social Snaps: 'This Is New York' Fashion Week Party

What happens when the best fashion bloggers throw a party.


Backstage at Alexander Wang FW12

Hello Gisele, Abbey Lee, Karolina, Carmen, Anja, Shalom...


BAFTA Awards 2012: A Rundown

The Artist cleans up at 2012's BAFTA Awards.


Exclusive: Surface To Air x Kim Gordon

A (very brief) interview with the Sonic Youth front woman.


Social Snaps: Purple Magazine SS12 Launch

Lap-sitting abounds at the launch of Purple's latest, Carine Roitfeld-guest edited issue.


Grammys 2012: The Highlights

Adele makes the Grammys her bitch. Meanwhile, Skrillex secures dubstep's place in history.


Model Street Style at NYFW

On New York's streets with Julia Nobis and Hanne Gaby.


NYFW: Band of Outsiders

Bringing some country glamour to the AW 2012 season.


Cut Copy Up for Grammy

The Australian band has been nominated for Best Dance / Electronic Album.


Top 10: Whitney Houston

Rest in Peace Whitney. We'll miss everything about you.


Oyster #97: Sojourner

Shot by Benny Horne.


Watch: 'Niggas In Paris' by Kanye & Jay-Z

But actually don't if you have photosensitive epilepsy.


Blue Ivy (Wayne?) Carter

Beyonce and Jay-Z have started a Tumblr for Blue Ivy!


Watch: 'You Know What I Mean' by Cults

Watch Brian Oblivion's face get burnt off.


Watch: Ryan McGinley's Beautiful Rebels

Charlotte Free, Ehren Dorsey & more for Edun Spring 2012.


Pamela Love Fall 2012 at NYFW

Featuring Tallulah Morton.