Christmas Countdown 2016 – part 1

Our annual Christmas Countdown is underway – that’s our choice of the best 20 tracks of the year.
Here’s what we played in full on our latest show:
Deadwall – The Talk
Cassels – Flux Analogy
Western Dance – Get Me Some
Terrorvision – Tequila
Christmas Countdown:
20 – Courtney Barnett – New Speedway Boogie
19 – The Delvaux – Further Back
18 – Sinderins – Fayre
17 – Mystery Jets – The World Is Overtaking Me
16 – Daughter – No Care
Frank Turner – Get Better
Primate – Overwound
Wilful Missing – I Am Clay (BCB session)
Glass Mountain – Medicate

It’s that time of year again

The Christmas Countdown is almost upon us!

Starting this week (Thurs 1 Dec) we’ll be running down our festive chart of the top 20 tracks of the year.

In the meantime here’s what we played last week:

Western Dance – Baby Boomers
Spring King – City
Glass Mountain – Over Thinking
Dan Le Sac v Scroobius Pip – Thou Shalt Always kill
Primal Scream – Feeling Like A Demon
Mystery Jets – The World is Overtaking Me
Fabric of Fear – Blame
Her Name Is Calla – Kaleidoscoping
Primate – Liquid
Warpaint – New Song (Jono Jagwar Ma remix)
Daughter – The End

You can listen again here >

Western Dance are back

Belatedly, here’s what we played on our 10 November show:

Western Dance – Western Dance
Cassels – Flock Analogy
Wind-Up Birds – Popman
Kate Tempest – Breakfast
Deadwall – The Talk
Spring King – city
Terrorvision – Perseverance
Warpaint – So Good
Embrace – Follow You Home
Sleaford Mods – TCR
Glass Mountain – Birds in Heart
Stand Alone – Demons
Kwai Chang Caine – Kwai Chang Caine
Neil Young – People Want To Hear About Love

Tributes to Pete and Phil

We paid tribute to Dead or Alive singer Pete Burns and blues pioneer Phil Chess on this week’s show.

Here’s a full list of what we played:

Dead or Alive – Your Spin Me Round
Western Dance – Scream Out
Warpaint – So Good
The Delvaux – Evering
Muddy Waters – Manish Boy
Her Name is Calla – Kaleidoscoping
Buzzcocks – Whatever Happened To?
Neil Young – A New Day for Love
Primate – Break My Fall
Daughter – The End
Glass Mountain – Glacial

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Put your Warpaint on

Here’s the full list of what we played on our latest show:

Neil Young – Wolf Moon
Forever Cult – Graves
Mystery Jets – The World is Overtaking Me
Wilful Missing – Hunger
Glass Mountain – Home in The Weather
Kate Tempest – Don’t Fall in
Maggie8 – Connected
DD Dumbo – Walrus
Terrorvision – Celebrity Hit List
Warpaint – New Song
The Delvaux – Further Back
Jack White – City Lights
Graham Coxon – In The Morning

Total Control Racing

A bunch of brilliant new tracks featured on the latest edition of Bradford Beat. Here’s the full list of what we played:

Sleaford Mods – TCR
The XX – VCR
The Delvaux – He Wants Her World
Sinderins – Fayre
Too Many Chiefs – Blind Man
Prince Buster – Al Capone
Glass Mountain – Medicate
DD Dumbo – Walrus
Ceiling Demons – Lost My Way
Kate Tempest – Don’t Fall In
Terrorvision – If I Was You
Warpaint – New Song
Benjamin Francis Leftwich – Kicking Roses
Belle and Sebastian – Olympic Village 6am
OMD – Enola Gay

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Prince for our times

For the second time this year we’ve been mourning the loss of a prince - this time Prince Buster. Our latest show paid tribute to the ska legend.

Madness – The Prince
Glass Animals – Overthinking
Radiohead – Burn The Witch
Too Many Chiefs – Glide
Super Furry Animals – Bing Bong
Maggie8 – Connected
Car Seat Headrest – Destroyed By Hippie Powers
The Delvaux – Evering
Natural Rhythm – This is Ska
Mystery Jets – The World Is Overtaking Me
Glass Animals – Youth
Terrorvision – Didn’t Bleed Red
Lord Kitchener – Girl Town Ska

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Looking Glass-y

Two bands called “Glass…” were on on our show this week – here’s the full list of what we played:

Glass Mountain – Glacial
Glass Animals – Youth
Ceiling Demons – Lost The Way
Mystery Jets – The World Is Overtaking Me
The Delvaux – Further Back
Daughter – No Care
Bloc Party – The Love Within
Wilful Missing – Bright Moon Rising
Benjamin Francis Leftwich – Summer
Parquet Courts – Outside
Iggy Pop – Sunday
Maggie8 – Carry On
Bear’s Den – Auld Wives

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No moaning – it’s Myrtle

Let Bradford Beat help you get set for Bingley Music Live 2016.

We played various bands who are due to play at Myrtle Park at this year’s event – here’s the full list of tracks on this week’s show:

Glass Animals – Life Itself
The Delvaux – Until She Died Again
Car Seat Headrest – Destroyed By Hippie Powers
Glass Mountain – Birds in Heart
All Saints – Never Ever
Echo and the Bunnymen – The Cutter
Lightning Seeds – Blowing Bubbles
Clean Cut Kid – We Used To Be in Love
We Are Scientists – Nobody Move, Nobody Get Hurt
The Coral – Dreaming of You
Maggie8 – Connected
Embrace – Quarters
New Order – Temptation

And you can listen again here.

Mercury rising

This weeks Bradford Beat took a look at the Mercury Prize contenders – plus the usual blast of local bands. Here’s what we played in full:

Radiohead – Burn The Witch
The Delvaux – He Wants Her World
Savages – Sad Person
Glass Mountain – Glacial
Julia Jacklin – Pool Party
Terrorvision – Conspiracy
Parquet Courts – Outside
Esper Scout – Gaps in the Border Fence
Iggy Pop – Sunday
Wilful Missing – Two Hearts Beating
The Maccabees – Marks To Prove It
Too Many Chiefs – The Yak
Mystery Jets – Bombay Blue

You can listen again here