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#437 – Favourites of 2023 part 1

The first part of a double header celebrating some of our favourite music from 2023.  It’s been an incredible year for music, and we’re in … Read more

#429 – Baby’s Beserk, Zyggurat, June McDoom, Oliver Rothstein, O-Mandroid, Siu Mata & Amor Satyr

A wondrous array of sounds coming from the Independent Music Podcast this week, from cold wave disco to harmonium folk, stopping off via dub rap, … Read more

#349 – Tanya Tagaq, Jessica Moss, Al Doum and the Faryds, Grove, Tristan Arp, NONEXISTENT

The spiritual woozy psychedelia of Milan’s Al Doum and the Faryds gets us underway this week as we welcome longer nights with exceptional atmospheric music … Read more

#345 – Aya, Shackleton, Jerusalem In My Heart, Mario Batkovic & James Holden, Christina Vantzou, Majid Soula

There’s nothing that’ll kickstart your body quite like a funky slice of Algerian-born Amazigh music. The lead track from Habibi Funk’s Majid Soula compilation is … Read more

#280 – 700 Bliss, Minyo Crusaders and Frente Cumbiero, SRS, Nahash, Mighty Lord Deathman

From the very top of this week’s podcast we’re dealing with a contradiction of styles from across the globe. There’s remapped jungle from Shanghai, cumbia … Read more

#272 – Roger Robinson, Jenya Kukoverov, SNØW & Serocee, PRIMO!, Andrea Taeggi

The one with the clarinets. Well, two tracks with prominent clarinet, but not like you’ve ever heard before – especially the skronk dance jazz goodness … Read more

#227 – Sarathy Korwar, Suzi Analogue, Sea Urchin, The Art Ensemble of Chicago, Viscount

Following our week a way we return overwhelmed with excellent morsels of global experimental independent sound. We start with Sarathy Korwar’s outstanding jazz/Indian MC hybrid … Read more

#222 – Laura Cannell, UKAEA, Gnoomes, Rōnin Arkestra, Sikka Rymes

The brilliant Metro Crowd LP on Maple Death Records is a journey in its own right, and its opening track – a dubby, abstract corker … Read more

#192 – Tim Hecker, Mars89, Paul Frick, Sealionwoman

This week’s show has a lot of psych in it. From the opening riffs of Japanese band Kikagaku Moyo through to metal psych of Kurokuma, … Read more

#179 – Kamasi Washington, Froe Char, Sleep, Mubashira Mataali Group

Some long epic tracks on pod 179. The return of Kamasi Washington with his kung fu jazz kicks us off in fine style, the welcome … Read more