Sunday, February 23, 2014

We're All Here Mainly For The Sex! Show tracks for Sat. Feb. 22/14

Reading this in your Olympics hangover? Congrats to Team Canada and all the Olympians.
What a musical year so far and we're only 2 months into it. The great releases continue. So much fun to dj when you enjoy the tunes you play!
Lots of in studio singing, head bobbing and air drums tonight!

temples - a question isn't answered
the coral - i forgot my name
clinic - cosmic radiation II
yuck - another one
primitive parts - open hearts
juice - sugar
gorgeous bully - sinking feeling
dumb - super sonic love toy
klaxons - there is no other time
casual sex - we're all here mainly for the sex (live at CCA)
echotape - we should feel like we are in love
mumm-ra - lizzy lu
womans hour - her ghost
mirror signal - submarine eyes
young fathers - low
the heliocentrics - collateral damage
lp session - wild beasts "present tense"
wild beasts - nature boy
wild beasts - daughters
wild beasts - palace
fanfarlo - we're the future
marc almond - worship me now
embrace - chameleon
the kill van kulls - wishing
as elephants are - hand prints
patterns - this haze
gallon drunk - the dumb room
the strypes - hard to say no
the wytches - carnival law
band of skulls - nightmares
blood red shoes - an animal
damon albarn - everyday robots
snowbird - porcelain (rx gibbs remix)
lily allen - air balloon
holy esque - silences
kobadelta - not above & not behind

Golden downloads available here!
Part One
Part Two

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Modern Dance Craze! Show tracks for Sat. Feb. 15/14

Hope you had a great Valentines Day. Opened up with a coupe themed tracks for the day before.
Stay tuned for upcoming news on special Intn'l Women's Day programming in March.

delays - valentine
the heartbreaks - hey, hey lover
wild beasts - sweet spot
bombay bicycle club - eyes off you
beaty heart - kanute's coming round
turin brakes - sleeper
kobadelta - the hidden door
pastel colours - she can't decide
twin graves - brothers
the wytches - gravedweller
climbing boys - bone house
marc almond - tasmanian tiger
lanterns on the lake - the buffalo days
polly scattergood - disco damaged kid
champs - down like gold
lp session - hatcham social "cutting up the present leaks out the future"
hatcham social - cofessions of an english opium smoker
hatcham social - to the moon (is this the way man will survive)
hatcham social - lion with a lazer gun
kaiser chiefs - coming home
the woodentops - a little more time
andy fairley - modern dance craze
the pop group - the boys from brazil
rip, rig and panic - storm the reality asylum
shriekback - my spine is the bassline
wire - a question of degree
eagulls - yellow eyes
killing joke - let's all go (to the fire dances)
eighteen nightmares at the lux - dead as a bone
cheatahs - geographic
slaves - where's your car debbie?
hockeysmith - but blood
the wolfhounds - anthem

One more time?
Part One
Part Two

Saturday, February 8, 2014

Super Saturday! Show tracks for Sat. Feb. 8/14

Welcome to SUPER SATURDAY! Called that because tonight we have no fewer than 9 new albums featured on the show. New albums that either came out this past Mon/Tues or will coming out this Mon/Tues. Included are new albums from Cheatahs, Bombay Bicycle Club, Maxïmo Park, Breton, Temples and others. How did we find time to include new tracks from Embrace, The Woodentops, Reverend & The Makers and Fear Of Men.

elbow - fly boy blue / lunette
francis lung - a selfish man
embrace - refugees
cheatahs - mission creep
cheatahs - loon calls
eagulls - possessed
maxïmo park - midnight on the hill
maxïmo park - her name was audrey
the woodentops - conversations
hatcham social - more power to live
breton - legs & arms
breton - 302 watch towers
young fathers - dip
young fathers - mmmh mmmh
katy b - crying for no reason
lp session - temples "sun structures"
temples - the golden throne
temples - move with the season
temples - sand dance
fear of men - alta / waterfall
bombay bicycle club - it's alright now
bombay bicycle club - home by now
reverend & the makers - the only one
fanfarlo - cell song
fanfarlo - painting with life
glass animals - psylla
peggy sue - substitute
halls - waves
halls - you must learn to love again
the lucid dream - moonstruck
the family rain - carnival
the family rain - don't waste your time on me

Here's the nine!
Part One
Part Two

Sunday, February 2, 2014

Charming Birds From The Trees! Show tracks for Sat. Feb. 1/14

So thanks to the polar vortex (or 2..or 3) I only went and lost my voice by the end of the show. This weather is for the birds, winter birds, like penguins!

mogwai - deesh
september girls - ships
yuck - athena
my sad captains - goodbye
young romance - pale
she - criticism
the grafham water sailing club - feelin' blue
elbow - new york morning
kobadelta - supernatural cause
black submarine - here so rain
towns - young at heart
nightmares on wax - master plan
hard fi - middle eastern holiday (wrongtom meets the rockers east of medina)
tack>>head - exodus (dubvisionist dub version)
lp session - snowbird "moon/luna"
snowbird - all wishes are ghosts
snowbird - charming birds from the trees (rx gibbs remix)
snowbird - heart of the woods
withered hand - horseshoe
twin graves - brothers
trans - thinking about a friend
we have band - someone
the anchoress - what goes around
talk talk - life's what you make it (extended mix)
emperor yes - the end of the world
yoofs - déjà vu
peggy sue - just the night
peggy sue - electric light
whistlejacket - melt
escapists - breaking it up
eagulls - tough luck

No tough luck, use these handy links if you missed the show!
Part One
Part Two

Saturday, February 1, 2014

Monthly Indiessential chart for January 2014

The Best Of The British Indie/Alternative Scene

1. RAVE TAPES (LP) ... Mogwai (Rock Action Records)
2. CURSING THE SEA (LP) ... September Girls (Fortuna POP!)
3. PINBALLS ... Childhood (Speedy Wunderground)
4. BEFORE THE FIRE ... Gallon Drunk (Clouds Hill)
5. A SELFISH MAN ... Francis Lung (Atelier Ciseaux)
6. MIDLAND ... Arthur Beatrice (Polydor)
7. TOTAL STRIFE FOREVER (LP) ... East India Youth (Stolen Recordings)
8. WAKING LINES (LP) ... Patterns (Melodic)
9. ELUSIVE YOUTH ... Elephant (Memphis Industries)
10. EVERYDAY ROBOTS ... Damon Albarn (Parlophone)
11. NONE THE WISER (LP) ... The Rifles (Cooking Vinyl)
12. MOVE OVER ... Hard Fi (Rhino/Warner)
13. LAWMAN ... Girl Band (Any Other City)
14. LOWTALKER EP ... Menace Beach (Memphis Industries)
15. XXX / SWARM ... The Bohicas (Domino)
16. FOR THE LOVE OF MONEY (LP) ... Tack>>head (Dude/Echo Beach)
17. THE SKY OF ALL PLACES ... The Spectres (Howling Owl Records)
18. DEATH'S GOT A HOLD ON ME ... Chain Of Flowers (Swine Language)
19. GET UP, STAND UP, DIE ... The Sea (EmuBands)
20. BROTHER ... The Mispers (Missing Til Monday/Republic Of Music)

Compiled from playlists, listener requests and dj input for January 2014