All posts by Love Handle

LIVE MIX #3 – Big Jacks

GGBRFUCKEM mainstay Big Jacks flexes some vinyl muscle with a Love Handle guest set as part of our Big Jay Day event with Jason Ulrich.

Love Handle – Toronto – July 19 2014


Float like a Vocoder
Sting like a 808 Clap
It’s gonna be a battle for the ages as Famous Lee & Catalist welcome the gents from CRATERY.COM into the Love handle fold!

Buckle up Funk-a-teers we’re about to go into orbit!

LOVECAST #2 – Famous Lee & Catalist


01. Mikki – Look Before You Leap (Instrumental) – Emerald International Records
02. Sherry Richards – Mr. Right (Part Two) – Hep’ Me
03. Intrigue – I Like It – Elite Records
04. Magical Force – After The Dance – JD Transit Records
05. Private Joy – Coolin’ Out – Evejim
06. Affinity – Don’t Go Away (Runaway Dub) – Mango Records
07. Unknown – Make It – Truth Is Light
08. Brothers II – You – Celsius
09. Contessa – Superstar – 6 AM Records
10. Opus 10 – Loves Calling – Pandisc
11. Clarence Jackson – Wrap It Up – R & R Records
12. J. Slyck – Trust Me – Orenda
13. Reneé Aldrich – Just Begun To Love You – Jam Packed
14. Omari – After Loving You – Bound Sound Records
15. Rene & Angela – I Love You More (Instrumental) (Mr. K Edit) – Capitol

Love Handle – Toronto – March 15 2014


It’s that time again, get your feet ready…
That 80s funk sound that we bring to you every 3rd Saturday of the month, it’s Famous Lee and Catalist in the mix this time around, we’ve got some new (old) records that you need to hear.

Tell a friend, a family member, your aunt Susie, you know….
Arrive early for maximum enjoyment and you won’t regret it.
See you there.


No one represents Toronto Funk history better than Tdot lodestone, Son of S.O.U.L. Together with the mic mastery of the legendary John Bronski, you simply cannot go wrong. They keep it fresher than a zip lock bag, catch a taste.

LOVECAST #1 – Famous Lee & Catalist



01. Julie Sims – You’re Trying To Turn Me Out – HDM Records
02. Spellbound – Under My Spell – Great
03. First Love – It’s A Mystery To Me – C.I.M.
04. Bernice Frazier – Will You Be The One – The New York Music Company
05. Ozone – Our Hearts Will Always Shine – Motown
06. Randy Brown – Are You Lonely? – Threeway Records
07. Yasuko Agawa – L.A. Night – Invitation
08. Arnie’s Love – I’m Out Of Your Life – Radar Records
09. Rocket – It Keeps Me Coming Back – Quality Records
10. Maurice Massiah – 50/50 Love – Quality Records
11. De De – S & M (Sexy Music) – Clockwork Records
12. Imagination – Music & Lights (Instrumental) – Black Sun
13. Active Force – ?? – White
14. McGee – Now That I Have You – American Dream Records Ltd.

Love Handle Radio

Welcome to LOVEHANDLERADIO.COM, your monthly podcast full of 80s boogie, funk, modern soul, two-step, mixed on vinyl by DJs Famous Lee and Catalist. We also do a monthly club night every 3rd Saturday of the month in Toronto.

The good fellas behind Toronto’s best monthly boogie funk jam Love Handle, conspire to keep you FUNKin’. Audience and time tested, Love Handle reworks the context of Toronto’s own FUNK history into a modern calibration. Accept no substitutes and buckle up as selectors Catalist and Famous Lee take you on a Funktastic Voyage along with special sauce guests to round out the trip. Love Handle the boogie funk party to make your jheri curl.

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