Bringing you the best in urban music from the last 40 years. Expect eclectic sounds from soul, funk and jazz to hip hop, electronic and more.

“Confounding the stereotype of Brussels as Europe’s dullest city, Laid Back Radio broadcasts a decidedly unboring blend of soul, disco, funk, hip–hop and jazz. Expect the likes of Quincy Jones, James Brown, Caetano Veloso and Miles Davis; with plenty of lesser–known surprises” – The Telegraph.


From Soul, funk, jazz to beats, electronic music & hip-hop, every month we pick our 15 favorite new releases and mix them together. Subscribe to the Hotlist on Mixcloud.

Guest Mixes

More than 600 mixes on our Mixcloud profile including exclusive guest mixes from Souleance, Le Motel, Mister Critical, DJ Vadim, Onra, Quiet Dawn, iZem & many more.


Our 100 favorite new releases. From soul, funk, jazz to beats, electronic music & hip-hop, LBDK sources top ranking sounds worldwide. Updated weekly by Julien Mourlon & Louis Van de Leest. Subscribe on Spotify.

A soundtrack for innovative & independent businesses. A bit in the tradition of the music library records. A playlist of 100 tracks with the best sounds from the worlds of funk, soul, jazz, [instrumental] hip-hop, Brazil and electronica. Updated weekly by Xander Roozen & Dirk Bijdendijk. Subscribe on Spotify.

Some of the tracks played on Laid Back radio between 2002 and 2014.