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Mixed Feelings | Oria Bela

A special guest-mix series where DJs are invited to create a soundtrack for tomorrow's days. Next up: Amsterdam-based selector and genuine music enthusiast Oria Bela.

Every Mixed Feelings podcast is accompanied by a few questions that provide a little insight into the DJ and the mix they've prepared for us and for you.

Which feelings do we find bottled in this mix?

My musical journey today and tomorrow are about Love and Freedom, I hope you will enjoy it as much as I did compiling it :)

What message does the music you play convey?

Joy - Love - Warmth, I play from the heart and with my soul I hope it's received that way. There is something profound and magical about sharing the music I love.

How is the mix reflecting your current music taste?

The selection I have put together for you has a Deep & Soulful House direction, some songs are heavily influenced by South Africa.

Who should release a new album/EP already?

Bjork - King Britt - Jill Scott - to name a couple :)

What's magical about music?

Music is a healer - Music brings people together - Music is love - Music is life

What is your main source for finding new music?

Streaming services - Bandcamp - Films / Documentaries - Sharing with Friends - Record shops ....

If the mix would be a soundtrack, what (kind of) movie/video/audio-visual content would support it best?

Travel shows - Dance Videos - Anything to do with contemporary art.

I take pride in selecting my music whether I am playing, recording, streaming, dancing or listening, it's an art form that I respect a great deal.

Thank you for the opportunity. Blessings to all!




  1. Osunlade - Carroussel

  2. Boutade - Mugwump

  3. Eli Escobar - Seein You

  4. Fatso 98 - Beautiful Morning

  5. Kid Fonque & Jonny Miller - Sarhalel ( feat. Toshi)

  6. Dustinho & Mghanas - Trust The Process ( Healthy mix)

  7. Thakzin & Divine Keys - Changing Times

  8. Kid Fonque & Jonny Miller - Inertia (feat. China Charmeleon) [ Nutty Nys Remix]

  9. Dj Qness, Dele Sosimi - L’Owe L’Owe

  10. Dj Koze - The Love Truck

  11. Omar S - The Sound Of Neptune

  12. Deep Xcape, Oscar Mbo & Cblak - Trill is Gone

  13. RoneeDeep - My Heartbeat For You (feat. Zawadi

  14. Kekstar & Gil Scott-Heron - This Must Be Deep

  15. Beatsbyhand - I am Jazz

  16. Sacred H3art - Heavy Water

  17. Stotheh - Moomin

  18. Dj Aakmael - Jazz Piece2

  19. Volta Cab - Ice ( Cisco Cisco Remix)

  20. Galazi Group Lady Haarlem - ( Casamena Bassment Mix) [ feat. Rich Medina]

  21. Oveous - Queimar ( feat. QVLN)

  22. Kevin Reynolds - Fembehyahget

  23. Dj Koze - Illumination ( feat. Roisin Murphy) [Dave DK remix]

  24. Coflo - Stress Relief (Yoruba Soul Mix)

  25. Saison & Miss Yankey - Making Shapes ( Scott Diaz Remix)

  26. Eli Escobar - Cant Stop Dancing

  27. Rampa - For This ( feat. Chiara Noriko)

  28. Sandmann & Riverside - Into your Story ( feat. Jeremy Ellis) [ Kai Alce DISTINCTIVE Remix]

  29. Kaidi Tatham - Rain


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