Paul and Nick select novelty 78 Rpms, cautionary Folk parables, Native American cartoon themes, 80’s Scratch Electro, Vocal Pyrotechnicians, 90’s Noise Rock, Post-Punk Snark, quirk and doom, Religious Cult-Psych-Rock, ending with a Blackbird’s song.
Released on what would have been his 81st birthday, this transmission has stories and music from the late, great Scottish Jazz Saxophonist, Bobby Wellins. Bobby takes us from the Glasgow of his birth to the Big Bands of the 1950s, his residency at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz club in the 1960s, through his non-playing years of addiction to his return to regular recording and performing for the last 40 years of his life.
Looking at past and present uses and abuses of cassette tapes. New tapes as well as the never aired and the rarely heard. Another artist takes the ’4 Track 24′ hour challenge to make a piece of music on cassette within 24 hours. First broadcast on Radio Reverb 97.2FM and DAB in Brighton on 4th December 2016.
New (and new to me) music from Lee Fields and the Expressions, The Comsat Angels, V, CiRCA69, Floating Points, Marty Segal, Ian William Craig, Eberhard Weber, Bruce Langhorne, The Stratfords, Salyu x salyu, Ray Cathode, Joe Harriott with the Amancio D'Silva Quartet, Factory Floor, Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds, Paul Jebanasam, Egyptian Lover, Marissa Nadler, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith & Suzanne Ciani.
Looking at past and present uses and abuses of cassette tapes over the last 5 decades. This show includes the sounds of poltergeists, doomsday cults, fake serial killer confessions, tapes from Cassette Store Day 2015, another artist taking the 4 Track 24 hour challenge, as well as the never aired and the rarely heard.
First broadcast on Radio Reverb 97.2FM and DAB in Brighton on 1st November 2015
The first in a series of shows looking at past and present uses and abuses of the cassette tape format.
Lou Ottens, Inventor Cassette Tape
1991 - Reborn Ice Horn Drexciya - Wavejumper
C.L.A.W.S. - Disko Disko
Ata Kak - Obaa Sima Ste Spandex - We’re all friends here
Hair & Treasure - Good Meconium
Wrong Signals - However, The Joke Became Serious
Dagir Du - Tomb Drifter
HZHA x Grindalf - Pacific Trail
Ellen Zweig - She travelled the landscape
Ice 9 - ‘Untilted’ from Cassette Gazette
Black Spirituals - Mantanzas Dub
Tengui - Kicktrip
Mammane Sani et son Orgue - Bodo
Sufjan Stevens - Blue Bucket of Gold (Outro)
Michael Stearns - Morning
Budal Lardil - Byee Gingara Bushfire Farewell
Sufjan Stevens - Fourth of July
Inbalance 16 - Best Available Technology
(4 track 24) Soundless Mind Eraser - Ferric Dunes (4 Short Wave Radios and Tape Loops)
Palmbomen II - Leo Danzinger
Johnny Brainstorm and the Mindsmears - Creatures from Mars
Washington Phillips - Mother's Last Word To Her Son
Blaster Al Ackerman, read by Steve ‘sleaze’ Steele - The man in the green night shirt
Sauna Youth - Negative Obsessions
Graham Dowdall - Light programme
An hour of Electro, Techno and House on the Dancefloor in memory of DJ Chopper.
Appalachian Grove by Laurie Spiegel
Hare Krishna by Alice Coltrane
Louis’ by Albrecht La’Brooy
Oh Jabba by O B Ignitt
Wayne County Hill Cops by Omar S and O B Ignitt
Stellar Awakening by CN
Fade by Holly Herndon
Chord Memories by Shan
Pipe Bomb by Spekter
Su What? by Awanto 3
Chants by Adultrock
Jamaica Burning by Carter Bros
Dancefloor 118 by Margot
Le Prince noir (Pilooski Mix) by Perez
Urals by Walls
Renata by Holden
Answer (Dub) by Ghost Culture
A Thousand Nights by Gregor Tresher
Demented (Or Just Crazy) by Tres Demented
Sharevari by A Number of Names
Nitwit by Shop
Throw by Paperclip People
You are so Just Just by Rework
Unfurla by Clark
Silver Threads by Jo Johnson