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Saturday, October 30, 2010

Playlist - 30th October 2010

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Elephant Man – Vampires & Informers (SubAtomic Sound dub) – SubAtomic Sound
Taby Ley Rochereau – Mere Ando – Sterns
Ko + Friends – Hiding – Yeti
Bishop R McDaniel – Swing low sweet chariot – Yeti
Plankton Wat – Pathways to spaceways – Yeti
Earth – Divine and bright – Southern Lord
Rangda – Sarcophagi – Drag City
Dirty Projectors – As I went out one morning – Domino
Vessels – Ornafives – Cuckundoo
Clouwbeck – The water’s burden – Sustain-Release Private Press
New Age Steppers - My Whole world - On U sound
Round Robin - I'm the wolfman - Viper
Lavern Baker - Voodoo Voodoo - Viper
Wilder - Skyful of Rainbows - Rough Trade
Dirty Habit - Down Below - Dirty Records
Gregory Isaacs - Time Get Crucial - Heartbeat
Gregory Isaacs - Revenge - Pot Music
Gregory Isaacs - Don't Believe him - Jet Star
Gregory Isaacs - Let's Dance - Jet Star
Gregory Isaacs - If I don't have you - Jet Star
Gregory Isaacs - Looking Back - Jet Star
Lobi Traore - A Lamen - Glitterhouse Records
Pete Madtone - Change the Dub

Thursday, October 28, 2010

Usual Places, Unusual T Shirts


Following on from my last set of photographs, Usual Plants, Unusual Places, the newest collection is Usual Places, Unusual T Shirts.

As you might imagine, it is my vast collection of T shirts, many supplied by Steven Barker from China, photographed in front of various Darwen landmarks like the Job Centre, Homeless Hostel, Health Centre etc.

They can bee seen downstairs at the Visitors' Centre in Sunnyhurst Woods in Darwen, Lancs until the 18th December 2010.

Opening times are afternoons only on Thursdays, Fridays and weekends.

You could take a nice stroll through the Woods, have a sken at my pictures and then have a nice ice cream or a brew in the Old England Kiosk situated next door.

Sounds like a proper half day out!

The next part of this trilogy of madness will be Usual Places, Usual Faces. That will be photos of Darweners in situ. That might be in front of their favourite cafe, or various stall holders on the market and that kinda thang.

Enrico La Rocca's Top Gig Guide.

Tues 26th Oct 2010: Salford Islington Mill. Emanuel and the Fear. Orchestral Rock stuff.
Wed 27th Oct. Simple Bar, Tib St, M/c. Susan Vale does comedy 'The Fall by Numbers'.
Wed 27th Oct.Salford Church. Lichens, Paul Metzger, Part Horses. All drones, loops and experimental axe work.
Thurs 28th Oct. Deaf Institute, M/c. El Guincho. S American carnival samples.
Fri 29th Oct. Academy 2 M/c. !!!. American funky indie dudes on Warp.
Sat 30th Oct. Scary party at Salford Islington Mill. Screaming Females and Gary War.
Sun 31st Oct. Deaf Institute, M/c. The Duke and the Kings.Americana with modern soul vibe.
Mon 1st Nov. Salford Islington. Zombie Zombie.Krautrocking keyboard due after F Buttons.
Coming Up:
6th November: 3 in a Bar, Darwen. Tramtown Junction.
12th November. 53 Degrees, Preston. Half Man Half Biscuit.
Sat 11tgh Dec. 2010. Hebden Bridge Trades Club. Dick Gaughan.
30th Dec 2010. Academy 1, M/c. Sonic Youth plus Mark Stewart.

Saturday, October 23, 2010

Playlist - 23rd October 2010

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Kasai AllStars – Mokuba special (Shakleton rmx) – Crammed Discs
DJ Elmoe – Whea you ghost at – Planet Mu
DJ Roc – One blood - Planet Mu
RSD & Scientist - After all dub – Tectonic
Cadenza – Stop that train – Fabric
Cornell Campbell – Mr.Cop – Pressure Sounds
Vin Gordon – Roots of Zion - Pressure Sounds
Delroy Wilson – Ease up - Pressure Sounds
Anthony & the Johnsons – The spirit was gone – Rough Trade
Darkstar – Under one roof – Hyperdub
The Uniques – Let me go girl - Pressure Sounds
Dawn Penn - I’ll let you go (Let me go baby) - Pressure Sounds
Calvin “Bubbles” Cameron – Kumina Mento Rasta – Honest Jon’s Records
Ekoplekz – Distended dub – Punch Drunk
Keziah Jones - Lagos vs New York (gilles peterson remix) - Because
Piotr Kurek - Go Up - Exploratory music from polan Vol. 2 - Wire.co.uk
Rhizottome - synovie - Bearsuit Records
Fond of Tigers - Continent & Western - Drip Audio
Vic Godard - Back In The Community - overground records -
Mystro - Digmund Freud - self desctruct
Whole Sky Monitor - Sold - FR -
Church of the Very bright lights - Jerk chicken -
NLF3 - Wild Chants - Prohibited Records
Susumu Yokota - a Pebble on the Verge of Breaking - Lo-Fi Recordings

Bass lesson #1

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Steven Jesse Bernstein




"Watch out for excellent documentary on Steven Jesse
Bernstein coming to arthouse near you whenever ......"

Saturday, October 16, 2010

Playlist - 16th October 2010

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Various – Gain – various.co.uk va1
Amen Ra – Candy Rain – Keysound Recordings
Darkstar – Gold (John Roberts mix) – Hyperdub
Baobinga & Mensah – NSG – Build Recordings
Jah Wobble – Dusk – 30 Hertz Records
Numan – Photograph – Planet Mu
Cha Cha & Jimi Tenor – untitled – mp3
Wildbirds & Peacedrums – Fight for me (Mreds minimal dub) – Leaf
Mystica Tribe – Stars are mine – mp3
Sly & Robbie – Dub at Carnegie Hall – Vena
Canartic – Cleveland (Buzz) – Dank Disk
Brian Eno with Jon Hopkins and Leo Abrahams - 2 forms of anger - Warp
The Bug (ft. Roots Manuva) - Tune In - Ninja Tunes -
The Creole Choir of Cuba - Neg Anwo - Real World
Alborosie - Rub a dub style - Greensleeves
Leni Kravac - Zajednica - Eastblok
Syriana - A Ya Zain - Realworld
Loraine Morley - You - Anhrefn
Huw M - Ond yn dawel daw y dydd - Dgwymon
Eskmo - Cloudlight - Ninja Tune
Haight-Ashbury - Alphalpha - Lime
Nickel Pressing - Neon lights - Loaf
Teebs - Bern rhythm - brainfeeder

Andrew Greaves



Check Andrew Greaves' site for some top 3D and digital movies/images. Andrew sensibly moved from the North of London to the North of England a couple of years ago.

simon baked visits Neil Robbins with a box of 7"s

Dedicated to On the Wire

Saturday, October 09, 2010

Playlist - 9th October 2010 - Funkology

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Earth wind and fire - Lets Groove (re-edit) - CBS
Bar-Keys - Holy Ghost - Stax
Chairmen of the Board - Life & Death - Strut
Raelets - It's almost here - Tangerine Records
Incognito - 1975 - Dome
Big Youth - JA to UK - Grape
I-Roy - Prime Minister - splash
Bango Herman - Vice President - Splash
Marvin Gaye - Praise (DJ Prime Remix) - Gama
Gil Scott-Heron amd Brian Jackson - Third world revolution - Soul Brother records
The Hands of Time - Perfect Circle - BBE
Donny Hathaway - Voices Inside (Everything is Everything) - Rhino
The Invitations - It was a woman - soul junction
Gino Soccio - Try it out - unidisc
Fatback Band - (Do the) Spanish Hustle - Strut
Big Joe - Down Santic Way - Santic
Prince Jazzbo - Prince Jazzbo Rocking - Briscoe
Prince Heron - Natty Speaks - Wisdom
Wes Coats - Land of Music - Watchawannado
Slave - Roots - Rhino
Gregory James Edition - Shaft - Harmless

Saturday, October 02, 2010

Playlist - 2nd October 2010

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"Thanks to the Chicago-based writer and photographer Dave Quam's blog
IT'S AFTER THE END OF THE WORLD for sourcing some top tunes on tonight's edition"



Ekelon – Asian Blades (RSD mix) – Police In Helicopter
DJ Peligro - Dame Duro – www.djpeligro.com mp3
LV & Okmalumkoolkat – Boomslang – Hyperdub
Cedaa – Juke clap – Free Bass
DJ Rashad – On da cush – Planet Mu
RP Boo - The Isleys – mp3
Sulumi – Wadded (Original mix) – Shanshui Records
Cloaks – Blackstar – 3by3
The Gaslamp Killer – When I’m in awe feat. Gonjasufi – Brainfeeder
Orson – 808 dub - Version
Peverlist & Hyetal – The hum – Punch Drunk
Andrea Guzzoletti - Mirrored city – Even Eights Records
Afrikanz on Marz – Droned (Afrikanz on Marz rework) – Modern Artefacts


Les Scott's journey through the venues of East Lancashire Part II

Mr Floods Party - Compared to What - Bulldog
Eddie Harris - Listen Here - Atlantic
Gil Scott Heron - The Bottle - Strata East
Richard Berry - Have Love Will Travel - Flip
Screamin Jay Hawkins - The Whammy - Columbia
Velvet Underground - Rock n Roll - Atlantic
Gil Scott Heron - Lady Day & John Coltrane - Flying Dutchman
Xray Spex - Warrior in Woolworth - In
I Roy - Fire on the Wire - Virgin
Aaron Neville - Hercules - Jazzman
The Kindly Shepherds - Lend me your hand - Checker
Little Sonny - Wade in the Water - Enterprise
Jnr Wells - Snatch it back - Delmark
Charles sheffield - Its your voodoo working - Excello
Jimmy Smith - Got my mojo working - Verve