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This is what democracy sounds like (Buffet #79, broadcast 17th May)

Missed Buffet on the radio? Tune in here!

And this is what we played…

1. Gossip – Standing in the Way of Control
2. Speedy Ortiz – Raising the Skate
3. Bassekou Kouyate and Ngoni Ba – Abe Sumaya
4. Tame Impala – Disciples
5. dan le sac vs Scroobius Pip – Stiff Upper Lip
6. Super Furry Animals – Ymaelodi
7. Jean Jaques Perrey and David Chazam – Gossip Popperpetuo
8. Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy – Television
9.Young Knives – Something Cheap
10. Le Tigre – New Kicks
11. Alan Price – Poor People
12. Joanna Gruesome – Last Year
13. Callaghan – For Goodness Sake
14. The Raincoats – Don’t Be Mean
15. Suuns and Jerusalem in My Heart – Battam Babey
We’re back on Sunday 14th June. We’ll probably STILL be going on about Primaverasound…


ATP Festival curated by Matt Groening – Day 3

Matt Groening introducing Daniel Johnston as his favourite songwriter

Matt Groening introducing Daniel Johnston as his "favourite songwriter"

Sunday dawns and Jim becomes my hero twice in ten minutes by making me a fried egg sandwich and telling me he once saw Spike Milligan in a pub in Manchester. Simon rather coyly reveals his affection for Spear of Destiny and I resolve to play the excellent “Do You Believe in the Westworld” on the radio for him, only to forget later and feel like a dick for doing so.

We race to the Centre Stage to see Boredoms again, just to reassure ourselves that we weren’t victim to some kind of mass hallucination yesterday and they are once again, amazing. We then decamp to Reds, the smallest of the Butlins venues to see Viv Albertine’s Limerice who are excellent. Continue reading

When Big Joan Sets Up Playlist – 24th Sept 2009

The latest episode in the When Big Joan Sets Up saga was foisted upon the unsuspecting people of Bradford on Wednesday at midnight and oh , what fun we had (while you were asleep, probably)

Three tracks from “Butter ” the LP from Warp wunderkind Hudson Mohwake were played, alongside new stuff from Jahdan Blakkamoore, Do Make Say Think, and Simon Joyner. Everybody had a lovely time and went home with a balloon.

The tracklist (or tracklsit as my leaden fingers seem determined to call it) went after this fashion:

Digital Funk – “Vybezin” –  (V/A  EP “MindFood”) (L2s Recordings)
Earthmen and Strangers- ” Bartender” (LP – “Earthmen and Strangers”)(FDH records)
Girls of the Gravitron – “Malthusian Love Song” (7″) (Boom Chick)
Jimmy Yancey – “Bear Cat Blues” (LP – “Complete Recorded Works Volume 2 1940-1943″) (Document)
Buckey Ranks – “Push, Baby Mother, Push” (LP- “The Journey”)(Tendertouch)
Joey Riot vs. Obie – “I Require Filth” (12″) (Lethal Theory)
The Raincoats – “No Side To Fall In” (LP- “The Raincoats”) (Rough Trade)
Fool’s Gold -” Suprise Motel” (CD Single)
Do, Make , Say, Think- “Think” (LP- “The Other Truths”)(Constellation)
Hudson Mohawke – “3.30″
Hudson Mohawke – “Fruit Touch”
Hudson Mohawke feat Nadsroic - “All Hot” (all from LP -”Butter”)(Warp Records)
Simon Joyner – “The Arsonist” (LP- “Out in the Snow”) (Team Love)
Jahdan Blakkamoore feat. 77 Klash – “Dem A Idiot” (LP- “Buzzrock Warrior”) (Gold Dust Media)
Cosmic Spore “Transmission Lima” (V/A LP - “Schranz Me”) (Schlactof)