Hominid Sounds

#130 – Raw Power Festival 2017 special

It’s almost time for Raw Power Festival – the London festival weekend celebrating the best psych heaviness, space rock, synth craziness, and leftfield electronica. There are lots of podcast favourites this year, and we spend an hour highlighting some of the artists we’re most looking forward to, including Faust, Bruxa Maria, Afrirampo, KXP and more. The weekend is 26-29 May and you can buy tickets from https://babayaga.ticketabc.com/promoter/babayaga

Tracklisting
Za! – Baddulake (The Audacious Art Experiment, UK)
Faust – The Lurcher (ReR Megacorp, UK)
Bruxa Maria – My Sweetheart Miguel (Extreme Ultimate Recordings, UK)
Cattle – Tanking the Piss (Hominid Sounds, UK)
Paddy Steer – The Blob (Red Deer Club, UK)
Afrirampo – DoDoDoDo (Very Friendly Records, Japan)
Bilge Pump – Thank You Very Much (Gringo Records, UK)
Albert Newton – Live at Screensaver (self-release, UK)
K-X-P – Elephant Man (Smalltown Supersound, Norway)
Giant Swan – Bring Back Fives (Howling Owl Records, UK)

#126 – Group Doueh & Cheveu, Rose Elinor Dougall, Kahn, Design a Wave

Thanks to everyone sharing last week’s show – we got our highest listener figures yet! Hopefully we can follow it up this week, and we’re confident you’ll find something to love. Whether it’s the heavy dubstep electronics of Bristol’s Kahn, Saharan sounds of Group Doueh, synth-pop of Design a Wave or Rose Elinor Dougall, or one of the other hits of house, rock, hiphop and dub held within this very tight hour.

Tracklisting
Kahn – Fierce [Commodo remix] (Bandulu Records, UK)
Design a Wave – No Disgrace (Bezirk Tapes, UK)
Stepart – Gangsta Riot (Stand High Records, France)
Bad Guys – Weed Money (Hominid Sounds, UK)
Group Doueh & Cheveu – Bord de Mer (Born Bad Records, France)
Cowboy Rhythmbox – Mécanique Sauvage (Phantasy Sound, UK)
Rose Elinor Dougall – Stellular (Vermillion Records, UK)
Me, Claudius – Heartbreaking Shuffle and Statuesque (Dinzu Artefacts, USA)
Eva Bowan – Isolated (Objects Limited, UK)
++SOMA++ – Deepa (self-release)

#112 – Ziúr, Sex Swing, Thee Oh Sees, Death Pedals

Two tracks from the always magnificent Discrepant Records are amongst the highlights this week. We have brutal electronics from Ziúr, pysch-folk from usually brash Thee Oh Sees, and a whole host of library music, experimental cumbia, noise and Krautrock

Tracklisting
Ziúr – Deeform (Objects Limited, UK)
Sex Swing – Karnak (The Quietus Phonographic Corporation, UK)
Puccio Roelens – Make Up (Schema SCEB Series, Italy)
Dollkraut – Rollercoaster (The Gym Records, Germany)
Thee Oh Sees – The Poem (Castle Face, USA)
Silver Apples – Fractal Flow (ChickenCoop Recordings, USA)
German Army and Old Komm – No Roles / Sea Reaks (Discrepant, UK)
Chupame El Dedo – La Mate (Discrepant, UK)
Quincas X – ElectroCumbia (self-release, Mexico)
Death Pedals – Nil by Mouth (Hominid Sounds, UK)

#99 – Aphex Twin, Dele Sosimi, Flowdan, Djrum

In our post-Glastonbury haze, we have tasty grime from Bug collaborator Flowdan alongside new tracks from Aphex Twin, We Wild Blood, Djrum, Alien, Mark Barrott, Tonto Irie, Tiny Rockets, Shabaka Hutchings, and Fela Kuti-collaborator Dele Sosimi

Tracklisting
We Wild Blood – Primrose Road to Hell (Hominid Sounds Records, UK)
Djrum – LA (2nd Drop Records, UK)
Alien – Akk Ra (Hottwerk Records, UK)
Mark Barrott – Brunch With Suki (International Feel Recordings, Spain)
Flowdan – Horror Show Style (Tru Thoughts Records, UK)
Tonto Irie – No Friend Fi Dem [feat. Naram and Art] (Cubiculo Records, Portugal)
Shabaka and the Ancestors – Mzwandile (Brownswood Recordings, UK)
Tiny Rockets – Satan (self-release, UK)
Aphex Twin – CIRKLON3 [Колхозная mix] (Warp Records, UK)
Dele Sosimi – Dance Together (Dub) [feat. Prince Fatty and Nostalgia 77] (Wah Wah 45s, UK)

#89 – Pye Corner Audio, Casual Nun, Gemma Ray, Dog Chocolate

It’s a week of lengthy musical explorations with a podcast clocking in at 80 minutes. We kick off with some great modern reggae sounds from Adam Prescott, and we’ve got new ones from Pye Corner Audio, Dog Chocolate, Necro Deathmort, Casual Nun, Gemma Ray, and a mammoth 14-minuter from Laniakea. There’s also a new one from Trost Records, rare 80s reggae from Groundation and a tribute to the late, beyond great Prince.

Tracklisting
Adam Prescott – Warrior (ft. Brother Culture) (Reggae Roast, UK)
Dog Chocolate – We Don’t Know (Upset the Rhythm, UK)
Pye Corner Audio – Stream Four (Lapsus Records, Spain)
Necro Deathmort – Crux (Rocket Recordings, UK)
Groundation – Rebel (Reggae Archive Records, UK)
Casual Nun – Green Tea (Hominid Sounds, UK)
Gemma Ray – There Must be More Than This (Bronzerat, UK)
Laniakea – The Contagious Magick of the Superabundance (House of Mythology, UK)
Schlippenbach / Takase / DJ Illvibe / Lovens – Signals (Trost Records, Austria)
Prince – Sexy MF (Paisley Park, USA)