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#392 – Rian Treanor & Ocen James, Immaterial Possession, Giant Swan, Sourdure, Sister Wives, Maxime Denuc

A rapid-fire Independent Music Podcast this week where we explore witchy folk, Polish full-throttle techno, and modern classical, adding onto that a particularly banging section … Read more

#390 – Colin Stetson, Faten Kanaan, Sea Moss, Rigla, Moth Cock, Lila Tirando A Violeta

Even by our exacting standards, this episode of the Independent Music Podcast is out of this world. From experimental club music to DIY lofi garage … Read more

#378 – Cosey Fanni Tutti, Sensational ft. Planteaterz, Chester Watson, Tumi Mogorosi, Yosa Peit, Interrupt & Clapper Priest

We’re going fairly deep into the underground on this week’s Independent Music Podcast, with self-released unknown diamonds from Japan, Taiwan, and the UK. From digital … Read more

#343 – Warmduscher, Yikii, Ka Baird & Pekka Airaksinen, Tara Clerkin Trio, Deemas J & Interrupt, Proc Fiscal

After our week away last week, we have a truly sublime selection this week. There’s a real record of the year contender out of left … Read more

#342 – Mike G feat. Lil B, Stealing Sheep and the Radiophonic Workshop, Ben LaMar Gay, Grouper, Disrupt, Lotic

A mellow but extraordinarily varied podcast this week, as we explore some of the latest releases across the musical spectrum. From Japanese folk to ferocious … Read more

#333 – Anna Meredith, Lingua Ignota, Mungo’s Hi Fi, Vanishing Twin, Run Logan Run, Ruth Goller

Phenomenal new music abounds on this week’s Independent Music Podcast. Kicking off with bumper car/dodgem experimental from the always forward-thinking Anna Meredith, we shift through … Read more

#318 – L’Orange & Namir Blade, Rosso Polare, Spooky-J & Ekhe, Numa Gama, Rob St John, Emanative & Liz Elensky

Even by the usual standards of the Independent Music Podcast, this show reaches into the more extraordinary reaches of experimental sounds. From chopped up club bangers, through Brazilian field recordings, via techno abstraction and Russian trap/free jazz, this show gives your ears a really solid workout.

#317 – Jane Weaver, Jen Shyu, Ami Dang, Loraine James, NADJA, Jaubi

Simply exquisite noises emanating from this podcast, starting with the Korean-German contemporary dub of JahYu remixing the new Penguin Sound. We have extraordinary music from … Read more

#308 – Divide and Dissolve, TT The Artist, Micall Parknsun, Dean McPhee , Meril Wubslin, Sarathy Korwar

A fantastic hour of new music this week, although the highlight could well be the sublime cut of Eswatini and South African music from 1989 that’s had a reissue on France’s Nyami Nyami label. That Azumah track is bookended by two fairly gnarly pieces from Canada’s Seum and Australia’s Divide and Dissolve, we also have stunning ambient soundscapes from Chinese debutant Voision Xi, straight-to-disc improvisation from Sarathy Korwar and Upaj Collective, timely social commentary from Micall Parknsun and loads more.

#306 – favourites of the year pt.2

A selection of ten of our favourite records that we’ve played on the podcast in 2020. It’s an impossible task but there is some killer music in here to entertain you for an hour or so.