Heavy Rotation, Vol. 10

Music is a constant source of inspiration for all of us at OTTO Brand Lab. Watch this space to hear what’s playing in our studios and put OTTO in your ears.



Currently these 5 discs are getting the most rotations @ 30 W 21st.

Gary Clark Jr. / The Story of Sonny Boy Slim

John Coltrane / John Coltrane: Both Directions At Once

The Last Shadow Puppets / Age of Understatement

Portugal. The Man / Woodstock

Pat Van Dyke / Hello Summer



In honor of our San Francisco summer, some gloomy dark-wave, with just a little hopefulness to it as well.

Cold Cave / Cherish the Light Years

And an ultimate summertime guilty pleasure.

Lana Del Rey / Born to Die


Feeding Tony’s Yacht Rock jones we are featuring a special streaming summer mix.

Naut-Cal: A Funky Yacht Rock & AOR Mixtape by Shawn Lee of Young Gun Silver Fox for Wax Poetics


1. You Win I lose- Hal Bradbury

2. Pretend he’s me – Robert Byrne

3.Somethings are better unsaid- Player

4. The Sailors song- Pages

5. House on the rock – Rob Mehl

6. People gotta move – Gino Vanelli

7. Whatcha gonna do- Pablo Cruise

8. Nightfly- Donald Fagen

9. Steal Away- Robbie Dupree

10. Lihue- Nohelani Cypriano

11. Much Higher- Gary Wright

12. Jojo – Boz Scaggs

13. Phantom of the footlights- The Larsen Feiten Band

14. I wouldn’t want to be like you- The Alan Parsons Project

15. You belong to me- The Doobie Brothers

16. Alone too long- Hall & Oates

17. Biggest part of me – Ambrosia

“whatever you wanna call it… It’s smooth as hell and makes me smile.”
-Shawn Lee

Stay tuned for what’s next…