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Bingley Music Live 2018 preview

This week’s show was a preview of Bingley Music Live 2018 .

Here’s the full list of what we played:

Dexys – The Curragh of Kildare
Gomez – Here Comes the Breeze
Parquet Courts – Wide Awake (Danny Krivit re-edit)
Wilson – Coming Home (BCB session)
Raging Slab – So Help Me
Shed Seven – Disco Down
The Cribs – I’m a Realist
Angelo Palladino – Gone
Team Picture – (I Want Your) Life Hack
Arctic Monkeys – Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
REM – Crush With Eyeliner
Lightning Seeds – Lucky You
Noel Gallagher’s High Flying Birds – It’s a Beautiful World

You can listen again to the show on Mixcloud >

 

RIP Aretha

We joined the many tributes to Aretha Franklin in our latest show.

Here’s what we played in full:

Aretha Franklin – Respect
The DMAs – Emily Whyte
Engine – And I Say
Beta Band – I Know
Terrorvision – D’ya Wanna Go Faster?
Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – Red Eyes and Tears
Bella Gaffney – The Devil in Me
Kings of Leon – On Call
Gomez – Get Myself Arrested
Slow Readers Club – Supernatural
Parquet Courts – Total Football
Aretha Franklin – Chain of Fools
Team Picture – Theme From Flint

Listen again here on Mixcloud >

Summertime special

Our latest show was a look back at some of the highlights of 2018 so far.

Here’s a full list of what we played:

The DMAs – For Now
Maria Helena – Spring
Albert Hammond Jr – Set To Attack
Mansion of Snakes – Mating Season
Gaz Coombes – Deep Pockets
Team Picture – Strange Year
Yo La Tengo – Shades of Blue
Rusty Pops – Tequila
HC McEntire – Baby’s Got The Blues
Gomez – Make No Sound
Beta Band Push It Out
Angelo Palladino – Let Us Go Down
We Are Scientists – Your Light Has Changed
Memory Drawings – The Island of the Day Before

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It was 20 years ago…

The re-issued Beta Band album Three EPs featured on our latest show.

The full list of what we played was:

Beta Band – Dry The Rain
Team Picture – Weird Movements
Slow Readers Club – Supernatural
Bella Gaffney – A Stamp From New York
Iron and Wine – What Hurts Worse
The Golden Age of TV – Television
Duckworth Lewis Method – The Age of Revolution
Parquet Courts – Total Football
Jon Trawlerman – This Is LA
Interpol – The Rover
Uncle Wally and Uncle Steve – Doing Nothing
Arctic Monkeys – Tranquility Base Hotel and Casino
School of Fish – Fuzzed and Fading

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Listen to this Recital

Leeds band Team Picture’s new mini-album Recital was the focal point of our latest show.

Here’s the full list of what we played:

Team Picture – (I Want Your) Life Hack
Alice Boman – Heartbeat
Hobbes Fan Club – Your Doubting Heart
Tim Finn – Hit The Ground Running
Angelo Palladino – Let Us Go Down
The DMAs – Tape Deck Sick
Goat Girl – Viper Fish
Engine – And I Say
Bella Gaffney – English Summer Rain
St Vincent – Fast Slow Disco
Boubacar Traore – Ben De Kadi
Team Picture – Break Your Heart
Coldplay – Shiver

You can listen again here on Mixcloud >

RIP Roller Alan

We paid tribute to Alan Longmuir of the Bay City Rollers on our latest show. Here’s the full list of what we played:

Parquet Courts – Total Football
The Golden Age of TV – Television
Bay City Rollers – Shang-a-Lang
Bella Gaffney – Stop All the Clocks
St Vincent – Fast Slow Disco
Gaz Coombes – Wounded Egos
Terrorvision – Pretend Best Friend
Interpol – The Rover
¡Forward, Russia! – Nineteen
Embrace – World At Your Feet
James – Coming Home part 2
The DMAs – Warsaw
Fatoumata Diawara – Nterini
No Age – Soft Collar Fad
Paul Weller – Aspects

You can listen again here on Mixcloud >

Not the World Cup show

We made a nod to the World Cup but that’s all – maybe next time we’ll do a bit more.

Here’s a full list of what we played:

¡Forward, Russia! – Twelve
The DMAs – Time and Money
Engine – And I Say
The Ramones – Bad Brains
Bella Gaffney – The Devil In Me
Wolf Alice – Space and Time
Rusty Pops – Walking Down The Street
Xylouris White – Only Love
Goat Girl – Viper Fish
Gerrard Bell-Fife – The One Place
Gruff Rhys – Frontier Man
Roger Sutcliffe – They Don’t Play Rhythm and Blues
Tommy Tucker – High Heel Sneakers
Parquet Courts – Almost Had To Start A Fight/In and Out of Patience
Angelo Palladino – The Hawk Is Blue

You can listen again here on Mixcloud >

Tribute to Saltaire Live promoter

We belatedly paid tribute on this week’s show to Simon Heginbotham, who died recently.

As well as being a cricketer and beer festival organiser, he was well known for promoting top folk acts under the banner Saltaire Live.

Hers’s the full list of what we played on the show:

Duckworth Lewis Method – Test Match Special
Alice Boman – Heartbeat
Angelo Palladino – Let Us Go Down
Father John Mistry – Disappointing Diamonds Are The Rarest Of Them All
Bella Gaffney – The Blues
Frank Turner – Little Changes
Team Picture – Strange Year
The DMAs – Dawning
The Golden Age of TV – Television
Jon Trawlerman – This Is LA
Car Seat Headrest – Bodys
Sly and the Family Stone – Stand
Maria Helena – Balkan Night

You can listen again to the show on Mixcloud >

Come Play With Me!

You can listen again to our interview with Tony from the Leeds-based singles club Come Play With Me.

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

Park Fires – Wake Me Up
Arctic Monkeys – Four out of Five
Mansion of Snakes – Mating Season
Team Picture – (I Have A) Little Secret
Angelo Palladino – The Hawk Is Blue
Parquet Courts – Wide Awake
Wilson – Coming Home (BCB session)
Frank Turner – Blackout
Maria Helena – Spring
Goat Girl – Viper Fish
The Boxing – Circles
The Slow Readers Club – You Opened Up My Heart

Listen again here on Mixcloud >

 

A chat with Aaron

Our latest show featured an exclusive chat with Slow Readers Club singer Aaron Starkie.

Here’s the full list of what we played and you can listen again here.

Gomez – Get Myself Arrested
Gerrard Bell-Fife – Falling Down
The Slow Readers Club – You Opened Up My Heart
Maria Helena – Balkan Night
Gin Blossoms – Hey Jealousy
Jon Trawlerman – This is LA
Parquet Courts – Wide Awake
Wilful Missing – Back to the Start
The DMA’s – For Now
The Boxing – Circles