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Eclectic Mainline 16th October 2013

New music in this week’s programme included this from Cate Le Bon’s new Mug Museum LP:

…the latest single from Steve Mason’s Monkey Minds in The Devil’s Time LP:

…and this from Bill Orcutt’s A History of Every One LP:

You will find the full programme on the BCB Listen Again service. Here is the track list:

Satelliti – ‘Voltage’ (LP – Transister) (Cuckundoo)
Las Kellies – ‘Boy, Sweet Boy’ (single and LP – Total Exposure) (Fire)
Jeffrey Lewis – ‘What Would Pussy Riot Do’ (single) (Rough Trade)
Machinedrum – ‘Stirrin’ (b-side to Gunshotta single) (Ninja Tune)
Cate Le Bon – ‘Are You With Me Now?’ (single and LP – Mug Museum) (Turnstile)
Dean Wareham – ‘Love Is Colder Than Death’ (single and LP – Emancipated Hearts) (Sonic Cathedral)
Steve Mason – ‘Fire!’ (single and LP – Monkey Minds in The Devil’s Time) (Double Six)
Mika Vainio & Joachim Nordwall – ‘Live at the Chrome Cathedral’ (LP – Monstrance) (Touch)
Julia Holter – ‘This Is A True Heart’ (single and LP – Loud City Song) (Domino)
Jamie Lenman – ‘Fizzy Blood’ (single) (Xtra Mile)
Bill Callahan – ‘The Sing’ (LP – Dream River) (Drag City)
Bill Orcutt – ‘Ballad of Davy Crockett’ (LP – A History of Every One) (Editions Mego)
Shearwater ‘Natural One (feat. Wye Oak)’ (single and LP – Fellow Travelers) (Sub Pop)
Dutch Uncles – ‘Nometo’ (single and LP – Out Of Touch In The Wild) (Memphis Industries)

Eclectic Mainline 22nd May 2013

New music floating my boat this week includes Electric Ills:


…Steve Mason:

…Guided By Voices:

…and Happy Walter Jr:

If you wish to listen back to this week’s Eclectic Mainline in full, you’ll find it on the BCB Listen Again service. Here is the full playlist: Continue reading

Bingley Music Live on The BCB Sessions!

We’re continuing the summer of festival sounds on The BCB Sessions with a look ahead to Bingley Music Live (2-4th Sept, surprisingly enough – in Bingley)..if previous years are to go by this’ll be great.

Making the mix this week (31st August):

Wooden Shjips – Lazy bones

Fool’s Gold – Wild window

Steve Mason and Dennis Bovell – Lost and found

The Go! Team – T.O.R.N.A.D.O (Banging out tunes at this year’s Bingley Music Live – BML)

Gogol Bordello – Immigraniada (Bass nectar remix)

She Keeps Bees – Vulture

Washed Out – Eyes be closed (I’m addicted to this…)

CANT – Believe

Stereo MCs – Deep down and dirty (Sunday crowd pleasers at BML)

Stateless – I’m on fire (blue daisy flammable mix)

The Sunshine Underground – Put you in your place (currently working on a new album for release later this year – rolling out the favourite’s at BML)

Other Lives – Tamer animals

Austra – Spellwork

The BCB Sessions is live on Wednesday nights at 9pm on 106.6fm in Bradford and online at www.bcbradio.co.uk

If you can’t catch the show live then fear not – you can listen again at your leisure via BCB’s listen again service – www.bcbradio.co.uk

Looking ahead to the show on Wed 7th Sept, 9pm we’re showcasing some of the artists that you can catch at Saltaire Live Lounge (part of the Saltaire Festival, 10th Sept). It’s gonna be great – live, local acts playing in front rooms across Saltaire. As if you needed any encouragement to flock to Fanny Street…

Don’t forget you can get in touch if you’d like to do a session for m’show or if you’ve got tunes you’d like me to play: laura.rawlings@bcbradio.co.uk


James Blake, Washed Out and Printed Circuit on The BCB Sessions!

Howdy folks,

Hope you’re in fine fettle. Loads of great songs on the show, including several ear worms, plus session tracks, oldies and newbies.

Voila le menu for Wednesday 20th July:

St Etienne – Only Love Can Break Your Heart
Washed Out – Eyes To Be Closed
Zola Jesus – Vessel
Stave Mason & Dennis Bovell – Lost & Dub
Printed Circuit – Brick It
Grace Jones – Williams’ Blood (Aeroplane mix)
Fool’s Gold – Ha Dvash (BCB session track)
Darren Hayman – Drive Too Fast (BCB session track)
Eurythmics – Love Is A Stranger
James Blake – Limit To Your Love
Other Lives – Tamer Animals
Tricky (Fi Fi Rong mix) - Time To Dance

See you same time next week (Wed night at 9pm) on 106.6fm in Bradford and www.bcbradio.co.uk.

If you like the list but missed the show then you can also listen again via www.bcbradio.co.uk