Playlist 515 - Apr 6 2021

Tunes for you. Including the wonderful Cool Ghouls (pictured). And Jane Weaver who is playing an actual live show (it's next year, in January, but still). And plenty more. Enjoy. x Playlist 1. Buffet Lunch – Red apple happiness (Upset the Rhythm) 2. Cathal Coughlan – The knockout artist (Dimple Discs) 3. Bobby Oroza – I got love (Big Crown Records) 4. Brainstory – Bye bye (Big Crown Records) 5. Marina Allen – Oh Louise (Fire Records) 6. Julia Holter – Sea calls me home (Domino Records) 7. Virginia Wing – Out for something… (Fire Records) 8. Jane Weaver – Modern reputation (Fire Records) ( playing Whelan’s, Dublin, Jan 28th 2022 ) 9. Stereolab – Ping pong (Duophonic) 10. Skinshape feat Idd Aziz – Afande (Lewis Recordings) 11. Talking Heads – Love -> Building on fire (Sire) 12. Toler Gibson – Country queen (Rocket Girl) 13. Dntel – The lilac and the apple (remix) (Morr Music) 14. Coll

Playlist 514 - Mar 1 2021

A 2 hour show that went out on Mar 1st 2021 on UCC98.3FM. One in a series of occasional Lockdown Specials. Lot of new releases in this one, lot of good tunes. Enjoy x Playlist 1. The Chills – You’re immortal (Fire) 2. The Chills – Monolith (Fire) 3. Buffet Lunch – The power of rocks (Upset the Rhythm) 4. Cathal Coughlan – Owl in the parlour 5. The Hamrahlid Choir – Sonnets (One Little Independent) 6. Boa Morte – By the time 7. Colleen – Gazing at Taurus-Santa Eulalia (Thrill Jockey) 8. Lucy Gooch – Ash and orange (Fire) 9. Sarah Neufeld – Stories (One Little Independent) 10. Cory Hanson – Paper fog ( Drag City) 11. Jack Cheshire – Tiny hands (Loose Tongue Records) 12. Esther Rose – Keeps me running (Full Time Hobby) 13. M Ward – You’ve changed (ANTI) 14. Sam Brookes – 18 and sleeping 15. Goose – Viper 16. Dntel – Fall in love (Morr Music) 17. Ed Dowie – Number Eight wire (Needle Mythology) 18. Nation of Language

Playlist 513 - Best of 2020

A round up of my favourite music released in 2020. Despite everything, it seems like a marvellous year for recorded sound. Enjoy and stay well. x Playlist Sleeper & Snake – Shoot through (Upset The Rhythm) Louis Philippe & The Night Mail – Rio Grande (Tapete) Emily Barker – Sonogram (bandcamp) Arch Garrison – The more I know (Believers Roast) Bill Callahan & Bonnie Prince Billy feat. Sean O’Hagan – Wish you were gay (Drag City) Skinshape feat. D’alma – Sua alma (Big Crown Records) Caribou – Home (Merge Records/City Slang) The Hamrahlid Choir – Cosmogony (One Little Independent) Keeley Forsyth – Large oak (The Leaf Label) Nadia Reid – Get the devil out of me (Spacebomb) Bert Jansch – Crimson moon (Earth, reissue) Tame Impala – Is it true (Caroline) Rats on Rafts – Tokyo Music Experience (Fire) Mikael Tariverdiev – Prelude from My younger brother (Earth) (from the soundtrack of the film My younger

Nov 2020 - Playlist 512: male monster from the id

Sounds from the universe. Sounding well. With love. x Playlist The Chills – The male monster with the id (Fire, reissue) St Vincent – Piggy (Caroline) Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard – 30,000 megabucks (Communion) Terry Gross – Specificity (Or what have you) (Thrill Jockey) Sleeper & Snake – Lock up the loose (Upset The Ryhthm) Louis Philippe & The Night Mail – Fall in a daydream (Tapete) Emily Barker – The woman who planted trees Arch Garrison – Lady young ghost (Believers Roast) Joe Hisaishi with New Japan Philharmonic Orchestra – Procession of the spirits (from the soundtrack of the film Spirited away ) Bill Callahan & Bonnie Prince Billy feat. Sean O’Hagan – Wish you were gay (Drag City) Drug Store Romeos – Jim, let’s play (Caroline) Half Japanese – Undisputed champions (Fire) Margot – Falling in between days (Full Time Hobby) Trashcan Sinatras – Twisted and bent (Go! Discs) Skinshape – Another day (Big Crown Records) Edwa

Playlist 511 - Oct 2020: crimson moon

autumn give a little bit it'll do you good x Playlist The Notwist feat. Saya – Ship (Morr Music/Alien Transistor) Normil Hawaiians – In the stone (Upset The Rhythm) Sam Prekop – Comma (Thrill Jockey) Bert Jansch – Crimson moon (Earth, reissue) Tame Impala – Tomorrow’s dust (Caroline) Lizette & Quevin – Talk to me (Big Crown Records) B-Fax – Therefore (Disco-Ordination) El Michels Affair feat. Piya Malik – Dhuaan (Big Crown Records) El Michels Affair feat.Shannon Wise – Sha na na (Big Crown Records) Gabriel Olafs – Bára (Hugar Rework) (One Little Independent) Global Charming – Charming (Subroutine Records) Half Japanese – Wondrous wonder (Fire) Holy Sons – Lady of the hour (Thrill Jockey) Jens Kuross – Golden Septembers Josephine Foster – The wheel of fortune (Fire) Lee Fields & The Expressions – Two timer (Big Crown Records) M Ward – For heavens sake (Anti) Naked Roommate – Mad love (Upset The Rhythm) Mera Bhai – Manana groove (Moshi Mosh

Playlist 510: Aug 2020, New Music

A set of tunes pulled from the ether of this 2020 summer. Much love. X Playlist Josephine Foster – I’m a dreamer (Fire) The Allergies feat The Cuban Brothers – Let them know (Jalapeno Records) Spirit Fest – Circle love (Morr Music) Go Hirano – Windy shores (Morr Music/Alien Transistor) Stuart Moxham & Louis Phillippe – Tidy away (Tiny Global Productions) William Tyler – An opening (from the soundtrack of the film First Cow) (Merge) Malena Zavala – En la noche (Yucatan Records) 79.5 – My dream (Big Crown Records) The Dears – Is this what you really want (Dangerbird Records) El Michels Affair – Hipps (Big Crown Records) Brainstory – Runaway (Big Crown Records) Buzzard Buzzard Buzzard – Double denim hop (Caroline International) Hiss Golden Messenger – Cat’s eye blue (Live at Spacebomb) Dead Famous People – Goddess of chill (Fire) Hater – Sift (Fire) Holy Hive – Be thou by my side (Big Crown Records) Laurence Pike – Nero (The Leaf Label

Playlist 509: mirage - June 2020, New Music

New music for you. Curated by the universe. Enjoy. Playlist Pozi - Whitewashing (PRAH Recordings) The Cool Greenhouse – The sticks (Melodic) The Dears – Heart of an animal (Dangerbird Records) The Beths – Dying to believe (Captured Tracks) Dick Dent – Juliet (Riviera Sun Records) Nation of Language – September again (self-released) M Ward – Unreal city (Anti Records) Cabane feat Bonnie “Prince” Billy – tu ne joueras plus a l’amour (Cabane Records) Damien Jurado – Fool Maria (Loose Recordings) AJ Lambert – One rizla (Bandcamp) Trashcan Sinatras – The closer you move away from me (Oceans Apart Recordings) Coco – One time villain (FCA Records) Bananagun – People talk too much (Full Time Hobby) El Michels Affair feat The Shacks – Enfant (Big Crown Records) Girlhood – The love I need (Team Talk Records) Holy Hive – Broom (Big Crown Records) Jason Joshua – Language of love (Big Crown Records) Skinshape feat D’Alma – Sua Alma (Big Crown Records) Thee Sacred So