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#49 – Supersonic Festival special

Supersonic festival kicks off in Birmingham, UK this Thursday. Anthony and Gareth celebrate the wonderfully diverse line-up in this week’s podcast. Opening up with a new track from 70s post-punk legends The Pop Group, we also dive into great artists performing from London to Ethiopian, stopping off with Welsh experimentation, Danish improvisation and Swedish pop along the way. www.supersonicfestival.com

Tracklisting
1.Citizen Zombie – The Pop Group (Freaks R Us, UK)
2.Wrong – Apostle
3.Russians (live from the lake in jazz house) – Liima (4AD, UK)
4.Cold – The Bug & Earth (Ninja Tune, UK)
5.Common Objects – Angharad Davies (Another Timbre, UK)
6.Hyperborea – Flamingods (Shape Records, UK)
7.Keep Some Hope – Wildbirds & Peacedrums (The Leaf Label, UK)
8.Futura Grotesk – Tomaga (Hands In The Dark, UK)
9.Gojam – Afework Nigussie
10.Cat Call – Ravioli Me Away (Upset the Rhythm, UK)

#9 – Caitlin Rose, Factory Floor, Battles, Islet

After last week’s break, this is an extra long Independent Music Podcast. Celebrating all the new independent releases of this week as well as the life of avant-garde jazz genius Basil Kirchin.

Tracklisting
1.Heat – Telepathe (Fader Label, USA)
2.Memphis Shakedown – The Memphis Jug Band (Mississippi Records, USA)
3.New York – Caitlin Rose (Names Records, UK)
4.Bye Bye 1941 – Basil Kirchin (Trunk Records, UK)
5.Aveline – Richard James (Gwymon, UK)
6.Wooden Box (Stephen Morris Mix) – Factory Floor (Blast First Petite, UK)
7.No-One Sings Songs for Guilty Men – Black Carrot (Tin Angel Records, UK)
8.The Line – Battles (Warp Records, UK)
9.Jasmine – Islet (Shape Records, UK)
10.Summer Daze – Blue On Blue (self-release, UK)
11.Ha! Moose and Pidida – Forofo (self-release, UK)
12.For the Rabbits – Caitlin Rose (Names Records, UK)
13.Naked Little Girl – People Like Us & Wobbly (Illegal Art, USA)