Playlist 257 - Mar 12 2013

We started this week with two sublime instrumentals. First Julia Kent, from her wonderful album Character (there’s a full review on the blog), built around solo cello; then William Tyler (pic), bracing, chiming solo guitar. Beautiful.

New tunes also from Karl Bartos, ex-Kraftwerk, Olof Arnalds, Mount Moriah and Masters in France. And some great prog pop from V.O., produced by John McEntire, which is as good a steer as you need.

Also repeats for the sublime Nancy Elizabeth and the wonderfully playful psych pop of April March & Aquaserge. And Amor de Dias, Chin of Britain.

Plus a glorious oldie from Fuxa. As ever, more on those around these pages.

Mar 12 2013 Show w/ Julia Kent, William Tyler, Nancy Elizabeth, Masters in France, VO, Olof Arnalds+ by Theundergroundofhappiness on Mixcloud

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Playlist 257
Tues Mar 12 2013
(repeated on Tuesdays 8.30pm)
UCC 98.3FM
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Julia Kent - Flicker
William Tyler - Hotel Catatonia
Karl Bartos - Without a trace of emotion
Olof Arnalds - Return again
V.O. - When you see red
The Great Balloon Race - Medicated hope
Nancy Elizabeth - The last battle (playing The Vortex, London, Mar 26)
Mount Moriah - Bright light
April March & Aquaserge - Des tics et des tocs
Best Boy Grip - Postman
Masters in France - Flexin
Fuxa - Photon
Amor de Dias - Jean's waving
Chin of Britain - Nothing changes

*next week's show features more music William Tyler, also Girls Names & John Grant, among others

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