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#235 – Novelist, Félicia Atkinson, Tomaga & Pierre Bastien, Odd Nosdam, Markey Funk

Straight out of South London is this week’s Independent Music Podcast and Lewisham’s favourite son Novelist, whose new EP has more than enough bangers to get us going this week. Elsewhere we have cinematic sounds from Israel’s Markey Funk and the legendary Pere Ubu, danceable riddims from Portugal, blistering dubstep, and some stunning beautiful music from France.

Tracklisting
Novelist – Rowdy Riddim (self-release, UK)
Markey Funk – The Old City (Som Recordings, Israel)
Rien Virgule – Zanne Nel Velluto (Zam Zam Records, France)
Von D ft. Blackout Ja – Dancehall Saga (Dub-Stuy, USA)
Pere Ubu – The Road Ahead (Cherry Red Records, UK)
Alex Figueira – Platanito (Music With Soul, Netherlands)
Rui P. Andrade & Aires – Fuchsia Timelines (Colectivo Casa Amarela, Portugal)
Odd Nosdam – FBT 14 (Home Assembly Music, UK)
Tomaga & Pierre Bastien – Bandiera Di Carta (Other People, USA)
Félicia Atkinson- Joan (Shelter Press, France)

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#103 – Soccer96, Kaiju, The Wharves, MoRkObOt

We don’t care about the Mercury Prize at the Independent Music Podcast, but we will celebrate any increased exposure to great music. The Comet is Coming’s nomination comes at a time when their other incarnation as Soccer96 get started on the promotional trail for their exceptional new album. We have a track from that, alongside new music from The Wharves, Italian metallers MoRkObOt, French label dub from Blackout JA, more deep experimental music via House of Mythology in the shape of The Stargazer’s Assistant, podcast favourites Tomaga, and many more.

Tracklisting
The Wharves – Sweet Merry Time (Wrongpop Records, UK)
MoRkObOt – KOGROMOT (Supernatural Cat Records, Italy)
Soccer96 – Megadrive Lamborghini (Slowfoot Records, UK)
Blackout JA – Democracy (General Piglet Records, France)
The Stargazer’s Assistant – Remoteness of Light (House of Mythology Records, UK )
Kaiju – Envy ft Jack Gates (Deep Medi Musik, UK)
Tomaga – A Perspective With No End (Hands in the Dark Records, France)
Funk Factory – Watusi Dance (Be With Records, UK)
Lay Llamas – Eye Chest People’s Dance Ritual (I Saw a Flash Out There) (Wrongpop Records, UK)
Mild High Club – Skiptracing (Stones Throw, USA)

#77 – Prince Rama, Supermoon, Dreadsquad, Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe

Polish dub from Dreadsquad kicks off a podcast crossing across the genres, with new music from Brooklyn’s Prince Rama, Yorkshire’s moog master Matthew Bourne, and Haiku No Ku. We’ve also got covers performed by Scotland’s Supermoon and Kay Dennis, as well as a tribute to the late, great Clarence Reid AKA Blowfly.

Tracklisting
Dreadsquad & Blackout JA – Last Tune (feat. Kush Arora & Smerins Anti-Social Club) (Superfly Studio, Poland)
Paddy Steer – Bifurcation Arrows (Paraventricular Nucleus Recordings, UK)
Prince Rama – Now is the Time of Emotion (Carpark Records, USA
Blowfly – I Believe My Dick Can Fly (Alternative Tentacles, USA)
Matthew Bourne – Daniziel (The Leaf Label, UK)
Test Dept. – Total State Machine (Some Bizarre, UK)
Kay Dennis – Sunny (Tramp Records, Germany)
Supermoon – Day Drinker (Song, By Toad, UK)
Haikai No Ku – Saltes of Humane Dust (Box Records, UK)
Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe & Ariel Kalma – Mille Voix (RVNG Intl, USA)