A prince no longer among us

Bradford Beat has joined the rest of the music world in paying tribute to Prince. Three of our favourite tracks by the late star were featured in our latest show. Here’s the full list:

Prince – Raspberry Beret
Terrorvision – If I Was You
Motorhead – Ace of Spades
Wilful Missing – Back To The Start
Fat White Family – Whitest Boy On The Beach
Prince – Let’s Go Crazy
Too Many Chiefs – Glide
John Grant – Voodoo Doll
Tinfoil Sojourns – Cohort of a Martinet
Primal Scream – Trippin’ On Your Love
The Delvaux – The Rosy Hours
Prince – When Doves Cry
Officers – Attack

Here’s where you can listen again to the show

Unsinkable – and ready to set sail

This week’s show featured a preview of the new Wilful Missing album Unsinkable Sailor, which is being launched at the Delius in Bradford on Saturday 23 April.
Here’s the full list of what we played:

Blackalicious – The Blow Up
Fizzy Blood – Sweat and Sulphur
Wilful Missing – Bright Moon Rising
Cate Le Bon – Wonderful
Squeeze – Take Me, I’m Yours
Wilful Missing – Frozen Thumbs
Bloc Party – Virtue
John Grant – Voodoo Doll
Rich Kids – Rich Kids
Wilful Missing – Friday’s Child
Lianne Hall – Abandon Ship
Sam Beam and Jesca Hoop – Every Songbird Says
Too Many Chiefs – The Yak

You can listen again here – and the show is repeated from 8pm to 9pm on Thursday 14 April.

Wilful Missing are back

The latest edition of Bradford Beat looked ahead to the new Wilful Missing album.

We’ll be playing tracks from Unsinkable Sailor  on Thursday 7 April from 9pm to 9pm.

Mystery Jets – Bubblegum
Wilful missing – I Am Clay
Iggy Pop – Break Into Your Heart
Too Many Chiefs – Road Trip
Lush – Out of Control
Uncle Wally and Uncle Steve – Doing Nothing
Sam Beam and Jesca Hoop – Every Songbird Says
Animal Collective – Floridada
Spring King – Rectifier
Forever Cult – Graves
Steve Mason – Planet Sizes
The Delvaux – Strange Anatomies
Officers – Attack

You can listen again here

Easter break

We won’t be broadcasting this Thursday (24 March) because of live rugby league commentary.

But here’s what we played on last week’s show – including a couple of St Partick’s Day treats:

Jim Jones and the Righteous Mind – Aldecide
Stand Alone – Demons
Ian Brown – Keep What Ya Got
Officers – Attack
Deutsch Amerikanische Freundschaft – Sex Unter Wasser
Too Many Chiefs – Blind Man
Morrissey – Irish Blood, English Heart
The Delvaux – The Rosy Hours
Cate Le Bon – Wonderful
Fizzy Blood – Sweat and Sulphur
Parquet Courts – Dust
Steve Mason – Planet Sizes
Kurt Vile – Lost My Head There
The Pogues and The Dubliners – The Irish Rover

You can listen again here

Guess who’s back and pissed off again…

…Bastards in power, nobody stopping them!

Yes! We are back, and we think we’ve already found the record of the year! If you fancy listening to an hour filled with everything from angry young men to funky electronica, click on this bit that takes you to Mixcloud!!!

Here’s our playlist:

1. The King Blues – Off With Their Heads
2. Aziza Brahim – Calles De Dajla
3. Anna Meredith – Taken
4. Gwenno – Patriarchaeth
5. Hey Colossus – Hey, Dead Eyes, Up!
6. Anohni – 4 Degrees
7. Caribou – Sun
8. Elf Kid – Golden Boy
9. Fela Kuti and Koola Lobitos – Waka Waka
10. Kaito – Should I
11. Field Music – Hawling
12. Girl Band – Fucking Butter
13. Overcoats – Night Time Hunger
14. Daughter – How
15. Destiny’s Child – Bootylicious 

We’re back on April 17th.

Ciao! x

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Run with the Bulls

A piece of Bradford Bulls nostalgia was part of the latest edition of Bradford Beat. Here’s the full is of what we played:

Anita Madigan – Run With The Bulls
Mystery Jets – Blood Red Balloon
Too Many Chiefs – The Yak
Animal Collective – Floridada
The Delvaux – Wycliffe Rooks
Blackalicious – The Blow-Up
Officers – Attack
Steve Mason – Planet Size
This Et Al -The Mother Position
Field Music – The Noisy Days Are Over
Foreve Cult – Graves
Fun Lovin’ Criminals – The Fun Lovin’ Criminal
Fat White Family – The Whitest Boy on The Beach

You can listen again here

Beer and bubblegum

On oldie but goodie from pub-crawling Roger Davies was mong the highlights of the latest edition of Bradford Beat.

Here’s the full list of what we played:

Beirut – Perth
Roger Davies – The Beerbelly Blues
Phil Cooper – All I’ll Ever Know
Mystery Jets – Bubblegum
Too Many Chiefs – Road Trip
Parquet Courts – Dust
Fizzy Blood – Sweat and Sulphur
The Prettiots – Move To LA
Nervous ‘Orse – Chasing Rainbows
Kurt Vile – Lost My Head There
Lisa Marie Glover – Mad Mary
Bloc Party – Only He Can Heal Me
Forever Cult – Sinking

Listen again here >

Deep water

Courtney Barnett’s swimming pool encounter made a splash in the latest edition of Bradford Beat.

Here’s the full list of what we played:

Frank Turner – Mittens
Bloc Party – The Good News
Too Many Chiefs – Glide
Wolf Alice – Moaning Lisa Smile
Officers – Attack
Maccabees – Kamakura
Forever Cult – Graves
Field Music – The Noisy Days Are Over
Terrorvision – Tequila
Fat White Family – The Whitest Boy On the Beach
Fizzy Blood – Sweat and Sulphur
Roger Davies – Brighouse on a Saturday Night
Courtney Barnett – Aqua Profunda

You can listen again here.

One really funky sequined space suit

An affectionate parody of David Bowie was part of the latest edition of Bradford Beat. Here’s the full list of what we played:

Flight of the Conchords – Bowie
Too Many Chiefs – Burning Cave
Euros Childs – Fresh Water
Imani Hekima -  Robots’ Rebellion
Wolf Alice – Bros
Courtney Bartnett – Pedestrian At Best
Bonde do Role – Gasolina
Forever Cult – Is This A Bad Time?
The Family Cat – Springing The Atom
Lisa Marie Glover  Mad Mary
Bloc Party – The Good News
Rodina – Mr Lee
Nervous Orse – Speak Your Mind
David Bowie – The Jean Genie

You can listen again here.

New Year, New Records

Snow edit4Did you get records for Christmas? We did! They are our very favourite kind of present. So this month on Buffet we play a mix of new releases and stuff we got so – as usual – it’s a spread. You can listen to the show here and here’s the track list:

M.I.A. – Warriors
The Twilight Singers – Teenage Wristband
Sauna Youth – The Bridge
Hinds – Bamboo
Ty Segall – Candy Sam
Tom Waits – Dog Treat
Erykah Badu – The Cell
Ben Folds Five – Sky High
Savages – Waiting For A Sign
Ulrika Spacek – Beta Male
The Drones – Cold and Sober
Yann Tiersen – Porz Goret
Archers of Loaf – White Trash Heroes

And if you fancy a quick flashback to 2015 our end of year review is also up on Mixcloud. We got to see some great bands and play brilliant music last year, how very lucky we are:

Monotony – Luxury Flats
Yo La Tengo – Friday I’m in Love
Julia Holter – Feel You
Young Fathers – Rain or Shine
Neko Case – Somebody Led Me Away
Gruff Rhys – All Weddellau All Weddol
Janelle Monae & Wondaland Records – Hell You Talmbout
The Drones – Taman Shud
Patti Smith – Frederick
Sleaford Mods – Bronx In A Six
John Grant – Down Here
Sufjan Stevens – Death With Dignity
Nina Simone – Lilac Wine
Algiers – Black Eunuch

Finally, our chums from The Record Club have just started broadcasting a monthly show which is worth a listen.

We’re back on Sunday 21st February – see you then!

Team Buffet
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