Black Acre

#83 – Booze, Billy Bao, Flamingods, Memotone

We haven’t got far through the alphabet this week, with new tracks from Adrena Adrena, Ash Walker, and Asher Levitas, whilst highlighting a new vinyl release of Alexander Robotnick with Ludus Pinsky, and a rare Basque record from Akauzazte. Absolutely all artists aren’t ‘A’s though, we’ve also got a new track from The Comet is Coming, some house from Belfast’s Jordan, Sweden’s Josefin Öhrn, and the return of exceptional Italian electronic maestro Husband.

Tracklisting
Le Tropical Jazz – Kiko Medina (Analog Africa, Germany)
Flamingods – Rhama (Soundway, UK)
Joker Starr – Shottas (Boot Records, UK)
Seabuckthorn – They Haunted Most Thickly and Sang (Bookmaker Records, France)
I Monster – The ballad of Harry Chamberlin and the surreptitious window cleaner (Twins of Evil, UK)
Ray Cathode – Waltz In Orbit (Parlophone, Germany)
Memotone – Your Eyes my Teeth (Black Acre, UK)
Booze – Negative Inversion (self-release, UK)
Billy Bao – C (Munster Records, Spain)
Witching Waves – Flowers (Soft Power Records, UK)

#78 – Iggy Pop, Mikael Seifu, Gaika, She-Devils

Some extraordinary electronic music on this week’s show. JahYu’s rootsy dub with throat singing and bird noises ticks all our boxes, we’ve got two future British masters in Commodo and Rocks FOE combining, and another one in Gaika. It’s a real showcase of wonderful British electronics, with Not Waving, Champion, and Four Tet also appearing. Away from that we have the legendary Iggy Pop kicking things off, brilliant electronic pop with Montreal’s She-Devils, Italian drone from Fulkanelli and Ethiopian electronics from Mikael Seifu.

Tracklisting
Iggy Pop – Gardenia (Caroline International, UK)
JahYu – To The End of the Earth and Sea (Steppas Records, UK)
Gaika – Heco (self-release, UK)
Commodo – Set it Straight (feat. Rocks FOE) (Black Acre, UK)
Various Artists – Febri di Funana Vol. 2 (Music With Soul, Netherlands)
Mikael Seifu – How to Save a Life (Vector of Eternity) (RVNG Intl, USA)
Fulkanelli – Harmonikes Mundi (NO=FI Records, Italy)
She-Devils – Come (self-release, USA)
Champion + Four Tet – Disparate (Text Records, UK)
Not Waving – Believe (Diagonal Records, UK)

#71 – Rocks FOE, Gaslamp Killer, Cavern of Anti-Matter, Goat (Japan)

Heavy hitting this week, we have brand new trap from new Croydon ‘firespitter’ Rocks FOE and an incredible new 7″ from the Gaslamp Killer.

There’s lots of heavy sounds, with new ones from Melt Yourself Down, Goat (the Japanese one), Scotch Bonnet-signed Egoless, and the immense new single from Fumaca Preta.

Stereolab-affiliated Cavern of Anti-Matter also have a new track, as do Dark Sky and experimental love-song enthusiasts The Grubby Mitts.

Tracklisting
Rocks FOE – Law (Black Acre, UK)
Mophono & The Gaslamp Killer – Murder Man (CB Records, USA)
Gerard Vincent – Gerard Vincent pas Gerard Vincent (Born Bad Records, France)
Melt Yourself Down – Dot to Dot (The Leaf Label, UK)
The Grubby Mitts – Music of Exhaustion (Lost Toys Records, UK)
Goat (Japan) – On Fire (self-release, Japan)
Egoless – Like a Nuclear Bomb (Scrub a Dub Records, UK)
Dark Sky – EM CY (Stamp the Wax, UK)
Cavern of Anti-Matter – Melody in High Feedback Tones (Duophonic, UK)
Fumaca Preta – La Trampa (Soundway, UK)

#61 – Teeth of the Sea, Clap! Clap!, Commodo Gantz Kahn, Soft Healer

We’re taking a break from our summer break this week – when’s there’s so much good music coming out, we just can’t resist the urge to bring it to you. We’ve got an amazing track from the new Teeth of the Sea album alongside new ones from Finnish jazz man Jimi Tenor’s collaboration with the UMO, Belgian rock side-project Faye Dunaways, Berlin drone rocker Sloath, Italian producer Clap! Clap! and the brilliant Tropic of Cancer.

Tracklisting
Soft Healer – End of the Chain (Monofonus Press, USA)
Commodo Gantz Kahn – Bitchcraft (Deep Medi Musik, UK)
Faye Dunaways – Monsieur Billy (Sacred Love Records, Belgium)
Sloath – Beard of Ra (Endless Records, UK)
Jimi Tenor and UMO – Ghost Warrior (Herakles Records, Finland)
Grupo Los Yoyi – Disco La Calle (Sofrito Specials, UK)
Red Fetish – The Immortals (Medical Records, USA)
Tropic of Cancer – Stop Suffering (Blackest Ever Black, UK)
Clap! Clap! – Serendipity (Black Acre, UK)
Teeth of the Sea – Animal Manservant (Rocket Recordings, UK)

#47 – The Comet is Coming, Clap! Clap!, Senyawa, Blanck Mass

Anyone for Indonesian throat singing? That’s just one place we go on this week’s podcast. We also have forthcoming electronics from DJ Khalab and Clap! Clap! via Bristol label Black Acre; Minuteman, Stooges and fIREHOSE legend Mike Watt’s new band Cuz, and the abrasive, intense new album opener from Fuck Buttons’ Blanck Mass. With got more ambient sounds from Malmo’s Death & Vanilla and London’s Yaaard, as well as post-hardcore band KEN mode’s new single and older ones from The Comet is Coming, Richard Pinhas, and Josephine Taylor.

Tracklisting
1.Neon Baby – The Comet is Coming (The Leaf Label, UK)
2.Tiende! – DJ Khalab x Clap! Clap! (Black Acre, UK)
3.Tadulako – Senyawa (!Angrr!, France)
4.Ordinary Guy – Josephine Taylor (Secret Stash Records, USA)
5.Houdini – Cuz (Bleeding Heart Recordings, UK)
6.G Funk Lawnmower – Yaaard (Videogamemusic, UK)
7.Loam – Blanck Mass (Sacred Bones Records, USA)
8.Necessary Distortions – Death & Vanilla (Fire Records, UK)
9.Rhizosphere Sequent – Richard Pinhas (Cobra, France)
10.Dead Actors – KEN mode (Season Of Mist, France)