Captured Tracks

#220 – Madlib, Oh No, Vanishing Twin, Drahla, Andrew Liles, Sly & the Family Drone

A mix of the unusual and wonderful this week – and that’s just the 50-minute cover of 70s power ballad Without You by Nurse With Wound experimentalist Andrew Liles featuring writer and Quietus editor John Doran. We also have a new one from the peerless hiphop producer Madlib, some heavy bass from The Bug, synthpop from Argentina and loads more.

Tracklisting
Jamakabi & The Bug – Wickedest Dub (Pressure Records, Germany)
Oh No & Madlib – Big Whips (All City Records, Ireland)
Vanishing Twin – KRK (At Home in Strange Places) (Fire Records, UK)
Lauri Fire – Dialectos (Kriptonîa, Argentina)
Sly & the Family Drone – Jehovah’s Wetness (Love Love Records, UK)
Drahla – Stimulus for Living (Captured Tracks, USA)
Andrew Liles – Without You (feat. John Doran) (self-release, UK)
Volition Immanent – Whiteboy (MIND Records, Japan)
MoE – Sex is a Lie (Conradsound, Norway)
9XMentality – Dog Whistle (Heel.Zone, Italy)

Thanks to Nick McCorriston for editing this week’s show. Visit his website at nickamc.com and follow him on Twitter @nickamc

#28 – Pretty Lights, Y Niwl, The Bug, The Budos Band

A band free zone on this week’s podcast, even with a band called The Budos Band on it. Afro doom soul from Daptone’s finest, some Welsh language instrumental music, the latest from The Bug and a track from the latest Rough Trade Shops compilation. Mixed in with the usual blend of the weird, the wonderful and the wired.

Tracklisting
1.Pedwar – Y Niwl (Aderyn Papur Records, UK)
2.Still Night – Pretty Lights (self-release, USA)
3.Budos Dirge – The Budos Band (Daptone Records, USA)
4.Jetlag – Vondelpark (R & S Records, UK)
5.Two Labors – AU vs Masanka Sankayi (Crammed Discs, Belgium)
6.Hospice Gates – Lower Dens (Gnomonsong, USA)
7.Primitive London 1 – Basil Kirchin (Trunk Records, UK)
8.Catch A Fire feat Hitomi – The Bug (Ninja Tune, UK)
9.Human Bauble Status – Softpriest (Akoustik Anarkhy Recordings, UK)
10.The Cold World Melts – Soft Metals (Captured Tracks, USA)

#17 – Forest Swords, Ty Segall, Soft Healer, Gablé (Gareth’s no speaking mix)

After Anthony’s electronic led mix last week, Gareth provides one completely different. Including a number of tracks released this week – including Forest Swords and Machinefabriek – his is somewhat more eerie, but no less amazing.

Tracklisting
1.Martin’s First Letter – Wisbey (Trunk Records, UK)
2.Rattling cage – Forest Swords (No Pain In Pop, UK)
3.Movie Light – Soft Healer (Captured Tracks, USA)
4.Whyyy – Gablé (LoAF, UK)
5.On The Wall – The Dragons (Ninja Tune, UK)
6.Breakthrough – The Funkees (Soundway, UK)
7.Psykick Dancehall – The Fall (Step-Forward Records, UK)
8.Girlfriend – Ty Segall (Goner Records, USA)
9.Hilary – Machinefabriek (self-release, Netherlands)
10.Martin’s Second Letter – Wisbey (Trunk Records, UK)

#14 – Soft Healer, Tobacco, Archie Bronson Outfit, Withered Hand

The 14th Independent Music Podcast has Gareth reminiscing about Austin, Texas and his discovery of the amazing Soft Healer in a car park. Their debut single is great and here on the podcast, along with Africa’s latest compilation, Tobacco, Department of Eagles, the second song written by incredible Italian artist Husband and much more

Tracklisting
1.Nine Circles – Twinkling Stars (Primary Records, Germany)
2.Movie Light – Soft Healer (Captured Tracks, USA)
3.Widow – Husband (self-release, Italy)
4.Breakthrough – The Funkees (Soundway, UK)
5.Slow motion – Panda Bear (Paw Tracks, USA)
6.Nunkulunba – Toba Seydou Traore (Yaala Yaala Records, USA)
7.Endless Summer – Still Corners (Sub Pop Records, USA)
8.Practice Room Sketch 2 – Department of Eagles (American Dust, USA)
9.Fresh Hex (feat. Beck) – Tobacco (Anticon, USA)
10.Skew – Deekie (Kennington Recordings, UK)
11.Hoola – Archie Bronson Outfit (Domino Recording Co., UK)
12.Isi Agboncha – The Semi-Colon (Soundway, UK)
13.Love in the Time of Ecstasy – Withered Hand (SL Records, UK)

#3 – Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, Faust, Funki Pocini, Eagleowl

The third Independent Music Podcast starts off a little more mellow than the first two, with soul, folk and ambient tracks opening the longest one yet.

There’s still plenty to hurt your ears though, with the usual mix of electronics, noise, rock, pop and all the rest from another interesting batch of independent releases

Tracklisting
1.I learned the hard way – Sharon Jones & The Dap Kings (Daptone Records, USA)
2.Animal tracks – Mountain Man (Bella Union, UK)
3.Morpheus – Eagleowl (Kilter Records, UK)
4.Feed the Greed – Faust (Klangbad, Germany)
5.There’s Someone at the Window – Misty’s Big Adventure (self-release, UK)
6.Banish Negative Thoughts – Pagan Wanderer Lu (Brainlove Records, UK)
7.Flight of the Solstice Queens – Blue Sausage Infant (Zeromoon, USA)
8.Revenge of the Extra from Zulu – Matthew Sawyer & the Ghosts (Fire Records, UK)
9.Youth Tunes – Little Girls (Captured Tracks, USA)
10.Untitled – Laish (self-release, UK)
11.Dumb Head – The Dumbettes (self-release, UK)
12.Those Days, Those Nights – The Notes (Holiday Records, USA)
13.The Magic Hands of Fernando del Rey – Funki Porcini (Ninja Tune, UK)
14.Vapourise – Chrome Hoof (Southern Records, UK)