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#217 – Theon Cross, L’orgasme Masochiste, Pye Corner Audio, Black Chama, Matmos

After the mellow nature of last week’s podcast, this week we’ve dug out a bit more of the nasty. Not least some cracking synth-led sounds from Serbia, Uruguay, and Israel. We also have new ones from old favourites Pye Corner Audio and Matmos amongst tuba toting Theon Cross, Indonesian house and loads more.

Tracklisting
Stevie Whisper – The Crying Wolf (YES, Serbia)
Mark Pritchard – Come Let Us (Warp Records, UK)
Black Chama – God of Chama (Raash Records, Israel)
Matmos – Plastic Anniversary (Thrill Jockey, USA)
Somesurprises – What Makes (Crash Symbols Records, USA)
Theon Cross – The Offerings (Gearbox Records, UK)
L’orgasme Masochiste – Electrocutofilia (self-release, Uruguay)
Pye Corner Audio – Hollow Earth (Ghost Box, UK)
Artificial – Adios Amigo (Aditya Permana Deeper Version) (Talking Machine, Indonesia)
Paisel – Satellite (Rocket Recordings, UK)

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#193 – Aphex Twin, Anna Meredith, Disrupt, Enzo Elia

This week we have a stunning selection of leftfield electronic music. Not only is there a new record from Aphex Twin, but stunning Mexican electronics from IntiNahual and the brilliant new record from Brandt Brauer Frick’s Daniel Brandt. We also have Anna Meredith’s rework of Antonio Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, a collaboration between Throwing Snow and Will Plowman under the Swaabi Maa moniker to celebrate the birthday of their A Future Without Records, and lots of good music from Portugal, Germany, Niger and beyond.

Tracklisting
Aphex Twin – T69 Collapse (Warp Records, UK)
Anna Meredith & the Scottish Ensemble – WINTER – Low Light (Moshi Moshi Records, UK)
Beautify Junkyards – Aquarius (Ghost Box Records, UK)
IntiNahual – Tierra Maya (Shango Records, Greece)
Pill Fangs – Bison Grass (Sunstone Records, UK)
Swaabi Maa – 000 (A Future Without Records, UK)
Daniel Brandt – Flamingo (Erased Tapes, UK)
Etran de L’Aïr – Agrim Agadez (Sahelsounds, USA)
Disrupt – Observation Deck (Jahtari Records, Germany)
Enzo Elia – Don’t Let it Go (Black Pearl Records, Germany)

#163 – Mica Levi, GAIKA, Jun Kamoda, Pauline Anna Strom

On the show this week we kick off with a banger with the new EP from Japan’s Jun Kamoda. Along the way towards Oscar-nominee Mica Levi’s new soundtrack we touch on modern classical, Lithuanian avant pop, tambutronics, heavy rock and a whole loft of hefty bass music.

Tracklisting
Jun Kamoda – Body & Soul (Black Acre, UK)
Drunk in Hell – Sick Sick Sex (Burning World Records, Netherlands)
Pauline Anna Strom – Energies (RVNG Intl., USA)
NSRD – Kastanis (Chestnut) (Stroom.tv, Belgium)
Kuenta i Tambu – Bon Bon (Buchi Records, Netherlands)
Oneida – Town Crier (Joyful Noise Recordings, USA)
Sebastian Reynolds (with Solo Collective) – Ascension (Nonostar Records, Germany)
GAIKA – BATTALION ft. Miss Red (Warp Records, UK)
Woven Skull – The Cracking of the Limbs (God Unknown Records, UK)
Mica Levi – Interlude 2 (DDS Records, UK)

#131 – King Ayisoba, Children of Alice, Derya Yildirim, Keiichi Tanaka

Simply exquisite sounds coming out this week, kicking off with an absolute banger from Ghana’s King Ayisoba. We’ve also got jazz sounds from London, Japan, and the US alongside contemporary Turkish psych, Tunisian folk and library music. There’s loads more to get stuck into as well.

Tracklisting
King Ayisoba – Africa Needs Africa (Glitterbeat Records, Germany)
Derya Yildirim & Grup Şimşek – 3223 (Les Disques Bongo Joe, Switzerland / Catapulte Records, UK)
Collocutor – Disappearance (On the Corner Records, UK)
Keiichi Tanaka – Tenzin Song (Mental Groove Records, Switzerland)
Gnoomes – Tschak! (Extended 12″ Version) (Baba Yaga’s Hut, UK)
Children of Alice – Rite of the Maypole – An Unruly Procession (Warp Records, UK)
Glok – Projected Sounds (self-release, UK)
Bottle Tree – Open Secret (International Anthem, USA)
Bargou 08 – Chech el Khater (Glitterbeat Records, Germany)
Aketi Ray – Mirror (Steppas Records, UK)

#104 – Gruff Rhys, Equiknoxx, Jonny Sender, Gaika

We may kick off this week’s show with the delicate stylings of the ever-excellent Gruff Rhys and his new record, but we soon crack on with playing exceptional experimental contemporary electronics – from the sublime Gaika to Jamaican avant-dancehall specialists Equiknoxx. On this week’s journey we stop off to take in Wrongtom’s mindblowing remix of General Levy, experimental italo disco from Jolly Mare, Dutch-African punk from The Ex, new music from Leo Abrahams, Hieroglyphic Being, Jonny Sender, and some reissued South African funk via Cultures of Soul.

Tracklisting
Gruff Rhys – Set Fire to the Stars (Twisted Nerve Records, UK)
Gaika – 3D (Warp Records, UK)
General Levy – Incredible (Wrongtom Remix) (Nice Up! Records, UK)
Leo Abrahams and Chris Vatalaro – AA5 (Trestle Records, UK)
Jolly Mare – Hotel Riviera (feat. Lucia Manca) (Bastard Jazz, USA)
Getatchew Mekuria & The Ex & Friends – Aha Gedawo (Terp Records, Netherlands)
Jonny Sender – Zhivago Zhivago (Codek Records, Switzerland)
Equiknoxx – A Rabbit Spoke To Me When I Woke Up (DDS Records)
Harari – Party (Cultures of Soul, USA)
Hieroglyphic Being – Sepulchral Offerings (Technicolour Records, 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)

#68 – Ulver, Anthony Child, Mar Otra Vez, Dodmen

Surgeon has a new LP recorded in the Maui jungle under his own name that we preview this week. Alongside that we have new tracks from Tarana, Ulver, Julia Kent, and Oneohtrix Point Never.

Tracklisting
Tarana – A Fire of Flowers Grows Around Us (Wondermachine, Switzerland)
Anthony Child – All Around and Inside (Editions Mego, Germany)
Aaron Neville – Hercules (Soul Jazz, UK)
Zarelli – Blaze (ft. Leonard Nimoy) (Bronzerat, UK)
Mar Otra Vez – He (Grabaciones Accidentales, Spain)
Julia Kent – Flag of no Country (The Leaf Label, UK)
Ulver – Cromagnosis (House of Mythology, UK)
Sauna Youth – The Bridge (Upset the Rhythm, UK)
Oneohtrix Point Never – Sticky Drama (Warp Records, UK)
Dodmen – Alice (Extreme Ultimate, UK)

#59 -Battles, Alan Jefferson, Terminal Cheesecake, Golden Teacher

The first Battles track in four years is one of many highlights on this week’s show. We’ve got a great track from the remarkable Alan Jefferson Galactic Nightmare record on Trunk, a cut from the new Terminal Cheesecake live record and something extraordinary from Glasgow’s Golden Teacher.

Tracklisting
Kev la Kat – Brand New Old Sound
Kenneth Okulolo & Band – Funky People
Alan Jefferson – Live Forever?
Battles – The Yabba
Phurpa – Emanating the Retinue of the Deity
Terminal Cheesecake – Johny Town-Mouse
Warmth – A Song the Children Dance To
Ami Shavit – Alpha 3
Golden Teacher – Shatter
SK Kakraba – Goon

#54 – Venetian Snares, Tapes, Carbs, Nozinja

The brand new Venetian Snares record gets an airing on the Independent Music Podcast this week, but that’s not the only new track we’re playing. We’ve got an exclusive first play of the new track from Drumcunt, we also have a listen to forthcoming releases from brilliant London punk band Shopping, new Scottish hip-hop duo CARBS, and a track from American duo Ratatat’s fifth record. There’s also a track from the vinyl release of Italian funk band The Bank’s latest record and from the long-awaited vinyl release of Hackney Colliery Band’s debut record. There’s Brazilian rock from Mercenárias, Lebanese disco from Ihsan Al Munzer, shangaan electro from Warp-signing Nozinja, and one from London producer Tapes.

Tracklisting
Ratatat – Cream on Chrome (XL Recordings, UK)
Venetian Snares – Your Face When I Finally (Planet Mu, UK)
Tapes – Good Thing You Came Along (Em Records, Japan)
Ihsan Al Munzer – Jamileh (Fortuna Records, Israel)
Mercenárias – Mercenárias
Carbs – Life Drawing (Save As, UK)
Drumcunt – Teenager (self-release, UK)
The Bank – The King of Stones (Ambassador’s Reception, UK)
Nozinja – Xihukwani (Warp, UK)
Shopping – Why Wait (FatCat, UK)
Hackney Colliery Band – No Diggity (Wah Wah 45s, UK)

#32 – Disrupt & Soom T, Madlib, Broadcast, Esben & the Witch

This week’s podcast has a whole heap of goodies – kicking off with a track from Soom T’s entirely Weed influenced new record ‘Ode 2 a Carrot’, we have new bits from Hyperdub, Thailand, a dancehall record from the 40s getting a 7″ release and a track from the ever-popular Esben and the Witch. Elsewhere, Ant’s new favourite band Halls and a tribute to the late Trish Keenan of Broadcast.

Tracklisting
1.Saved By A Ganja Leaf – Soom T & Disrupt (Jahtari, Germany)
2.Dawn Lobby – Cold Pumas (Volar Records, USA)
3.Travel On – John Bellows (Moniker Records, USA)
4.Chakra Drums – Halls (self-release, UK)
5.Louder – blast your radio theme – Madlib (Madlib Invazion, USA)
6.Ex-Detective – Dark Captain Light Captain (LoAF, UK)
7.The be colony – Broadcast & the focus group (Warp Records, UK)
8.Mirrorage (Lindstrøm remix) – Glasser (Feedelity Recordings, Norway)
9.I Come From Jamaica – Chris Powell (Jukebox Jam Series, UK)
10.Hookid – Morgan Zarate (Hyperdub, UK)
11.Warpath – Esben and the Witch (Matador Records, UK)
12.Dub Fai Kue Gun – Srueng Santi (Subliminal Sounds, Sweden)
13.Paper Trumpets – Neverest Songs (Tea At Yours, UK)