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#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.

#303 – Gazelle Twin & NYX, Tunes Of Negation, Sulk, Negativland, Agrupación Changó, Alex Stolze

The long-awaited (okay, 12 months) return of Shackleton’s Tune of Negation is a real highlight at the end of this week’s show. Before that we have a treasure trove of experimental sounds

#300 – podcast favourites

For our 300th episode, we decided to ask our listeners to vote on their favourite tracks that we played between episodes 201-298. We received more than 400 votes, and have pulled the top 20 for you, split into two separate shows of ten tracks each. In the third podcast, Anthony and Gareth have picked their favourite five each.

#297 – Jane Weaver, The Bug, Bridget Chappell, Monkey Marc, Sonia Calico, Divide and Dissolve

A heavy Melbourne influence on this week’s show, with stunning esoteric electronics from Bridget Chappell, crushing doom from Divide and Dissolve, and dancehall from Monkey Marc. Elsewhere we have psychedelic pop from Jane Weaver, club electronics from Sonia Calico, big-band funk from The Yorkshire Film & Television Orchestra, the latest from The Bug on Hyperdub and a lot more.

#292 – Faten Kanaan, Tvii Son, BFTT, Good Sad Happy Bad, Sophia Loizou, Commodo

For a globally-focused podcast we’re keeping it mostly local this week. But before the onslaught of excellent UK music, we kick things off with the … Read more

#278 – Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids, Aditya Permana, Brigid Mae Power, Sly & the Family Drone, Denise Chaila

Without Black culture, this podcast wouldn’t exist, and neither would music as we know it. ‘Fuck the Police’ the track from Jamaican legend Daddy Freddy … Read more