the svelte selection – back in 10

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Sorry it took so long to get back to you, my loves. The Brexit vote broke my heart and then Summer got in the way. I apologise profusely.

Still, my extended hiatus means I have loads of new music for you this month, and plenty more to come next month! In’t that excellent.

To stream or download the show, please click over to the Purple Radio mix warehouse.

Or you can have a go at the Spotify playlist.

  1. Oy – Made of Love from Space Diaspora
  2. Xenia Rubinos – See Them from Black Terry Cat
  3. Roisin Murphy – Pretty Gardens from Take Her Up To Monto
  4. BADBADNOTGOOD featuring Colin Stetson – Confessions Pt II from IV
  5. Jenny Hval – Secret Touch from Blood Bitch
  6. Modern Studies – Everybody’s Saying from Swell to Great
  7. Lung Dart – One Day You Just Stop from As I Lay Drying
  8. Oliver Coates – Rise & Fall from Upstepping
  9. Exploded View – Orlando from Exploded View
  10. The Moonlandingz – Sweet Saturn Mine from The Moonlandingz
  11. The Dovers – Third Eye
  12. Ichi – Foorai from Maru
  13. Julianna Barwick – Heading Home from Will
  14. Meilyr Jones – How To Recognise A Work of Art from 2013
  15. Klara Lewis – Twist from Too
  16. Factory Floor – Relay from 25 25
  17. Audion – Traanc from Alpha
  18. AK/DK – Electricity from The Singing Bridge
  19. Martin Creed – Let’s Come to An Arrangement from Thoughts Lined Up
  20. The Pixies – Um Chagga Lagga
  21. Lily – Running from Odd Hours
  22. Cactus Agony – Zambian Flag (feat. Roberto) from Chasing the Wind
  23. Tay Grin – Sugar Mami ft Sonye & Roberto
  24. Freshlyground – The Message from Take Me to the Dance
  25. Moto Buu – Ngati Sundikonda from Chiwoko Rock
  26. Gasper Nali – Abale Ndikuwuzeni from Abale Ndikuwuzeni
  27. Low – Untitled 3 from The Exit Papers

the svelte selection- Referendum relief

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WTF is with 2016? I mean seriously. Just fucking stop. Please?

Whilst I was broadcasting this evening, the EU referendum was foremost in my mind, I just can’t fathom that it’s VERY possible that the UK will have voted to leave the EU today. Of course, by the time you read this, you know what’s happened, as I type, I’m fucking petrified.

Aaaaanyway twas a short show this evening, but so very much full of goodness. Tracklisting is below. You can download or stream or check out the Spotify playlist.

Enjoy.

 

  1. The Divine Comedy – Sweden from Fin De Siècle
  2. The Little Hands Of Asphalt – Oslo from Leap Years
  3. Circle Traps – Fjord  
  4. Ralph Myerz & The Jack Herren Band – Bergen from Your New Best Friends
  5. ABBA – Lay All Your Love On Me from Gold
  6. Sydney Gay & Lesbian Choir – These Candles We Burn from Something to Sing About
  7. Concrete Blonde – Tomorrow, Wendy from Bloodletting
  8. RM Hubbert feat. Kathryn Williams – I Can Hold You Back from I Can Hold You Back
  9. Goat – I Sing In Silence from I Sing in Silence
  10. Beth Orton – Petals from Kidsticks
  11. Tudor Acid – Uncertain Endings from Crossing

 

 

the svelte selection – Come what May

2016-05-22 12.42.28It’s time for a new svelte selection, full to brimming with music so fucking brilliant, you’ll be amazed it really exists. But it does. And I’ve put it all together just for you.

 

So, here’s the radio show, you can download or stream it from here or check out the Spotify playlist.

  1. Mogwai – Weak Force from Atomic
  2. Jessy Lanza – Begins from Oh No
  3. Ocoeur – Souffle from Reversed
  4. Oliver Coates – Stash from Upstepping
  5. Jameszoo – Meat from Fool
  6. ANOHNI – Crisis from HOPELESSNESS
  7. Hauschka – Who Lived Here? from Abandoned City
  8. Alexis Taylor – Just For A Little While from Piano
  9. Radiohead – Glass Eyes from A Moon Shaped Pool
  10. Christa Vi – Loveblind (Fybe:One Remix) from Loveblind EP
  11. Beth Orton – Moon from Kidsticks
  12. Oy – A New Planet Is Born (single)
  13. Nik Bärtsch’s Ronin – Modul 42 – Wien from Live
  14. Prince – I Wanna Be Your Lover from Prince
  15. Prince – Gett Off from Diamonds and Pearls
  16. Prince – Baltimore from HITnRUN  Phase Two
  17. Rattle – Starting from RATTLE EP
  18. Hooded Fang – Miscast from Venus on Edge
  19. Erasure – S.O.S. (Chris And Cosey / Perimeter Mix) from Abba-Esque the Remixes
  20. Coil – Amber Rain from Backwards
  21. Brian Eno – Fickle Sun (i) from The Ship

the svelte selection – 303

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This month’s show has lots of beats and not so many songs.

You can listen to a bunch (but not all of the stuff via Spotify.

OR

Download or stream the whole show over here:  http://www.purple-radio.co.uk/mixes/the-svelte-selection-303/

  1. Jose Gonzalez – This Is How We Walk On The Moon from Master Mix: Red Hot + Arthur Russell
  2. Tindersticks – We Are Dreamers! from The Waiting Room
  3. Joe Jackson – Satellite from Fast Forward
  4. Janis Joplin – Road Block from Monterey International Pop Festival
  5. Tortoise – Tesseract from The Catastrophist
  6. Meilyr Jones – Return To Life from 2013
  7. School of Seven Bells – Music Takes Me from SVIIB
  8. Oliver Coates – The Clouds Flew Round with the Clouds (Bryce Hackford Remix) from Another Fantasy
  9. Klavikon – Croix from Klavikon
  10. Plug – Delicious from Drum ‘n’ Bass For Papa
  11. Surgeon – z8_GND_5296 from From Farthest Known Objects
  12. Peggy Gou – Day Without Yesterday from Day Without Yesterday / Six O Six
  13. Cavern of Anti-Matter – pantechnicon from void beats/invocation trex
  14. Pet Shop Boys – Inner Sanctum from Super
  15. Ulrika Spacek – Strawberry Glue from The Album Paranoia
  16. Nils Frahm – Nue from Wintermusik
  17. Aisha Orazbayeva, Tim Etchells – The Answer to Your Question from Seeping Through

the svelte favourites of 2015

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2016-01-07 20.51.23

It’s that time of the year again, a couple of hours over which I play tunes from some of my favourite records of the year. I usually reminisce a bit as well, but this year there was too much goddamn music to play so you miss my glorious stories. Poor you.

So here it is, merry new year, people. Go and buy the records if you can.

Download or stream

Spotify playlist (a little incomplete)

Or, to get all my radio shows via podcast, pop over here.

  1. Grimm Grimm – Kazega Fuitara Sayonara from Hazy Eyes Maybe
  2. King Midas Sound / Fennesz – Lighthouse from Edition 1
  3. Digitonal – Wintering from Beautiful Broken
  4. Surface Tension – Surface Tension (single) from Surface Tension
  5. Jenny Hval – Angels and Anaemia from Apocalypse, girl
  6. The Lewisham & Greenwich NHS Choir – A Bridge Over You
  7. Low – No Comprende from Ones and Sixes
  8. Young Fathers – Liberated from White Men Are Black Men Too
  9. Toya Delazy – Why Hate from Ascension
  10. Peaches – I Mean Something (feat. Feist) from Rub
  11. Ghostpoet – The Pleasure In Pleather from Shedding Skin
  12. Django Django – Shot Down from Born Under Saturn
  13. Errors – Putman Caraibe from Lease Of Life
  14. Gwenno – Amser from Y Dydd Olaf
  15. Jib Kidder – World Of Machines from Teaspoon To The Ocean
  16. Polar Bear – The First Steps from Same as You
  17. Oneohtrix Point Never – Ezra from Garden of Delete
  18. Jane Weaver – Argent (Tom Furse Extrapolation) from The Amber Light
  19. SEXWITCH – Lam Plearn Kiew Bao from SEXWITCH
  20. Roots Manuva – Fighting For? from Bleeds
  21. Wax Stag – Caverns from II
  22. Romare – The Drifter from Projections
  23. Tudor Acid – Stics from Chronial
  24. Andrew Hung – Korea Town from Rave Cave 1
  25. Blanck Mass – Atrophies from Dumb Flesh
  26. Hot Chip – Cry For You from Why Make Sense?

 

 

the svelte selection – downtempo December

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2015-11-28 15.11.18Well, it’s not all downtempo, but there’s a good amount of electronica on the more chilled side this month (before we go super filth with the glorious Peaches towards the end!)

Click play below to stream the show or download it from here.

You can also subscribe to the podcast!

 

Here’s the tracklisting:

  1. Andrew Dobson – The Fisherman’s Carol
    (available from Soundcloud)
  2. Jens-uwe Beyer – The Bremen from Pop Ambient 2016
  3. Floating Points – Silhouettes (I, II & III) from Elaenia
  4. Banzai Republic – In My Home from Where The Fun Starts Early In The Day
  5. Autechre – Altibzz from Quaristice
  6. Autechre – Pro Radii from Untilted
  7. New Order – Nothing But a Fool from Music Complete
  8. Andrew Hung – Star Ferry Dub from Rave Cave 2
  9. Errors – Dull Care from Lease Of Life
  10. Oneohtrix Point Never – I Bite Through It from Garden of Delete
  11. Okwonga – Misfit from The Nomadic
  12. Ghostpoet feat. Etta Bond – Yes, I Helped You Pack from Shedding Skin
  13. Ty – The Tale from Well Deep: Ten Years Of Big Dada
  14. Peaches – AA XXX from The Teaches Of Peaches
  15. Peaches – Talk to Me from I Feel Cream
  16. Peaches – Rub from Rub
  17. The Necks – Vertigo from Vertigo
  18. Sesame Street – Medley: Deck The Halls / Jingle Bells / White Christmas / Winter Wonderland from A Sesame Street Christmas

the svelte selection – Malawi, Lake of Stars and the joy of new adventures

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Lake of Stars done, we de-rigged then watched the sun rise over Lake Malawi

Lake of Stars done, we de-rigged, I DJed and we watched the sun rise

I’m so sorry it’s been so long since an update! What have I been doing with my life? I’VE BEEN TO AFRICA AND STUFF. So there.

Yes, it’s true, I was offered a chance of working on the Lake of Stars festival, held on the shores of Lake Malawi, and I jumped at it.

This month’s show features many artists who appeared on the Main Stage at Lake of Stars, in addition to a bunch of new records.

You can stream or download the show from over on the Purple Radio server.

  1. Hot Chip – Started Right from Why Make Sense?
  2. Joe Jackson – The Blue Time from Fast Forward
  3. Low – The Innocents from Ones and Sixes
  4. Colin Stetson and Sarah Neufeld – Never Were the Way She Was from Never Were the Way She Was
  5. The Hummingbird – Born from All It Ever Was
  6. King Midas Sound / Fennesz – Loving or Leaving from Edition 1
  7. Lily Banda – Forgotten Love Song
  8. Mokoomba – Njoka from Rising Tide
  9. George Kalukusha – Good Blood
  10. Gwamba ft Zeus, Stlofa, KrTC, Kaliwo, Brian, The Dogg – We Will
  11. Zeus – Say Nuthiin (feat. Black Dillinger) from African Time
  12. Uhuru featuring Wizkid – Duze
  13. Sonye – Tsika
  14. Toya Delazy – Forbidden Fruit from Ascension
  15. Young Fathers – Shame from White Men Are Black Men Too
  16. Carter Tutti Void – f = (2.2) from f (x)
  17. XXXY – Lately from Last Dance
  18. Mouse On Mars & Tortoise – Shoe Fly from 21 Again Collaborations (Part 1)
  19. Peaches – Light in Places from Rub

the svelte selection – Come what May

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2015-05-22 09.07.24And yet again, we find it’s time for some svelte tunage – how quickly time flies!

This month’s show starts with beats and ends quietly, a bit of a reversal from the usual formula. I have a few words to say about the upcoming HEALTH, Anna Meredith and Autechre gigs and have an excellent bop in my seat to Rock Lobster.

As usual, you can download or stream the whole show from the Purple Radio site, get it in two bits via the wonderful svelte selection podcast, or get some of the tunes via the Spotify playlist.

Knock yourselves out.

  1. NEVERSLEEP – Mouth Shut (Moiré Remix) from Mouth Shut / Party Girls
  2. Blanck Mass – No Lite from Dumb Flesh
  3. Django Django – Found You from Born Under Saturn
  4. Let’s Wrestle – I Won’t Lie To You from In The Court Of The Wrestling Let’s
  5. Auclair – Kimchi Landslide (Anna Meredith Remix) from Second Signal
  6. Autechre – Inhake 2 from Peel Session
  7. Autechre – newbound from L-event
  8. Spk – Metal Dance
  9. Big Pig – Breakaway from Bonk
  10. The B-52’s – Rock Lobster
  11. HEALTH – NEW COKE from DEATH MAGIC
  12. David Bowie – Sound And Vision from Low
  13. Hot Chip – Why Make Sense? from Why Make Sense?
  14. Jenny Hval – That Battle Is Over from That Battle Is Over
  15. Nicolas Jaar – The Three Sides of Audrey and Why She’s All Alone Now from Nymphs II
  16. Ólafur Arnalds & Nils Frahm – a1 from Stare
  17. Sam Amidon – Your Lone Journey from Lily-O
  18. Hot Chip – White Wine And Fried Chicken from Why Make Sense?

the svelte selection – lightness and dark

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2015-04-03 17.13.04It’s nearly the UK general election and I can’t say I’m not worried. I can’t really fathom another five years of Torydom, so I hope you’re all going to get out there and vote. Please. Vote wisely.

I’ve dedicated a couple of tracks in this month’s show to the election, but more tracks to the pursuit of good music. There are also a few oldies and dedications.

I hope you enjoy the selection.

Here are a couple of things I talked about:

Birmingham’s Supersonic Festival – 11 – 14 June, 2015

Industrial Soundtrack For The Urban Decay – screenings around the world! Or available to buy from 8th May, 2015.

If you’d like to hear the show, you’ve got a bunch of options. You could subscribe to the podcast, head over to the Purple Radio show warehouse where you can download the whole show or stream or listen to a few of the tracks via Spotify. Spoiled, I tell you.

And so to this month’s tracklisting,. Here you go!

  1. Grimm GrimmHazy Eyes Maybe
  2. Storm the PalacePopular Science from Storm the Palace EP
  3. Mary Ocher – The Android Sea from Eden
  4. Polar Bear – Don’t Let the Feeling Go from Same as You
  5. John Harle – Time Is Not an Illusion from Hockney (Original Motion Picture Score)
  6. Outkast (ft Sleepy Brown) – The Way You Move from Speakerboxxx
  7. Radiohead – Electioneering from OK Computer
  8. Doris Day – Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be)
  9. SoundOnSoundOnSound Prisoner’s Cinema
  10. Eaux – The Lights Falls Through Itself from Plastics
  11. Errors – Lease Of Life from Lease Of Life
  12. Fujiya & Miyagi – Knickerbocker from Lightbulbs
  13. Squarepusher – Baltang Arg from Damogen Furies
  14. Three Drives – Greece 2000 (Moonwatcher Mix) from Chilled: 1991-2008 [Disc 3]
  15. Swans – New Mind from Feel Good Now
  16. Cabaret Voltaire – Crackdown from Live At The Hacienda.’83/’86 11.08.83/19.02.86.
  17. SEX SWING – Night-Time Worker
  18. godspeed you! black emperor – Lambs’ Breath from Asunder, Sweet and Other Distress
  19. The Hazel Blears – r2t1 from Rehearsal 2

the svelte selection springs eternal

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tss150402Well that was a bloody brilliant show. So much excellent new music and a couple of oldies.

For more information about the Lawrence and Move D gig at Corsica Studios, go here. It’s Smallville’s 10th birthday! I think I might have been at the 3rd birthday or something…

Also, if you happen to be in Berlin at the beginning of June, you can join me at Berghain for Phamakon if you like. Info and tickets here.

If you want to come hear me play some tunes, I’ll be at the Merchant’s Tavern on Sunday 19th April from 4 – 8pm playing the more mellow side of my collection. They have delicious food and booze and comfy seats.

Finally, you should all get your hands on the beautiful Surface Tension right now. You can download for free (though I recommend a donation to the project) or buy the CD and get a beautiful book of photographs featuring the River Lea. Purchase \ download here.

Right, if you want to get the show, you can download or stream from the Purple Radio site, listen to the Spotify tracklisting, or if you’d like to get my shows on a regular basis, subscribe to the podcast. Tracklisting for the show:

  1. Pharmakon – Vacuum from Bestial Burden
  2. Laura Cannell – Song of Repentance from Quick Sparrows Over the Black Earth
  3. Polar Bear – Of Hi Lands from Same as You
  4. Bill Wells & Aidan Moffat – Street Pastor Colloquy, 3AM from The Most Important Place In The World
  5. Errors – Dull Care from Lease Of Life
  6. Jib Kidder – Melt Me from Teaspoon To The Ocean
  7. Aphex Twin – thy’re here aahha from User48736353001
  8. Tudor Acid – Persephon 5 from Chronial
  9. Andrew Hung – Korea Town from Rave Cave 1
  10. Thom Yorke – The Mother Lode from Tomorrow’s Modern Boxes
  11. Lawrence – from The Absence Of Blight
  12. Squarepusher – squarepusher theme from Feed Me Weird Things
  13. Hot Chip – Huarache Lights from Why Make Sense?
  14. Pharmakon – Bang Bang (Bonus Track) from Bestial Burden
  15. Monty Python – Brian Song (Alternate Version) from Monty Python’s Life of Brian
  16. The Style Council – The Paris Match from Café Bleu
  17. David Last – Springset from The Push Pull
  18. Surface Tension – Surface Tension from Surface Tension

the sveltecast is finally here! (aka it’s podcast time, people)

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the saucy svelte oneFor a few years I’ve had a little distribution network for my monthly radio show, but now it’s time to automate that little bugger so y’all can get it directly to your phone, internet radio, tablet, desktop computer etc etc etc.

If you’re new to all things svelte, my radio show is full of new tunes from across the musical spectrum, from folk to techno, Mozart to Muhly, pop to po-faced pretension. I also half-arsedly review shows to which I have been, records that I have liked, art that’s delighted or disappointed and sometimes a bit of politics.

To subscribe click here or put http://feeds.feedburner.com/thesvelteselection into your favourite podcatching application. If you’re on iTunes and those links aren’t working, try this one.

At first I’ll simply be podcasting my full Purple Radio show (2 hours every month), but I hope to move to an hour a fortnight to make it a bit more manageable. Each episode will come with a link to the blog and a fulltracklisting so you can go and get your mits on the glorious tunes and support the artists making the stuff you like.

For the time being I’ll have a maximum of three shows available, though the full archive will continue to be available via this here blog.

Please get in contact with any suggestions or to let me know about any problems, this is step into new territory pour moi.

Oh, and if you’ve got pointers to records or musicians you think I’d like, or want to send me your music directly, please please PLEASE do.

You’ll find a little contact box here or you can always pop over to Facebook or drop me at tweet @thesvelteone

Enjoy!

the svelte selection – March onwards

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tss150305It’s March, spring is nearly here, and there’s a whole load of music upon which to catch up.

So come and get it via the stream and \ or download link or have a listen over on Spotify.

 

Tracklisting

 

  1. Deborah – Waiting Games from Waiting Games – EP
  2. Sam Amidon – Maid Lamenting from Lily-O
  3. James McVinnie – Slow Twitchy Organs from Cycles
  4. Le Thug – Pals from Place Is EP
  5. Goat – Bondye from Commune
  6. SoundOnSoundOnSound – You don’t know Monsieur J. (download it over on Soundcloud).
  7. Canoe Club – One In One Out from Cusps
  8. Susanne Sundfør – Accelerate from Ten Love Songs
  9. Chris & Cosey – Core from Core
  10. Carter Tutti – Sin (2015 Version) from Carter Tutti Plays Chris & Cosey
  11. Nic TVG – Some Persons Change (Original Mix) from Some Persons Change (Remixes)
  12. US Army Field Band Jazz Ambassadors – Whiplash from The Legacy Of Hank Levy
  13. Björk – Mouth Mantra from Vulnicura
  14. The Phantom Band – Tender Castle from Fears Trending
  15. Aphex Twin – 22 pearls
  16. Aphex Twin – 20 vtnm
  17. Aphex Twin – 11 early morning clissold
  18. Clark – Banjo from Clark
  19. Romare – Roots from Projections
  20. Wax Stag – Cloud Cake from II
  21. H E L M U T – Holiday from POLYMONO

 

For the Aphex Twin treasure trove, have a look here and the annotation info here.

the svelte favourites of 2014

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bearAs usual, I don’t think of this stuff as the BEST of 2014, god knows I missed so much, but it’s my favourite stuff. That I heard, like.

My live music trips were far and few between this year, but I’ll definitely be off to more in 2015.

And so to the records, you can see the tracklisting below then download  or stream from here.

Or hit up the Spotify playlist here.

Enjoy!

  1. Collectress – Whitechapel (Hat In The Ring) from Mondegreen
  2. Auclair – Jupiter + Venus from Semaphore
  3. Andy Stott – Damage from Faith In Strangers
  4. Mogwai – No Medicine For Regret (Pye Corner Audio Remix) from Music Industry 3. Fitness Industry 1.
  5. Karen Gwyer – Free Food / One Men Striper from Kiki the Wormhole
  6. Swans – Oxygen from To Be Kind
  7. Martin Creed – I Like Things from Mind Trap
  8. Oy – Hallelujah! Hair! from No Problem Saloon
  9. Neneh Cherry featuring Robyn – Out Of The Black from Blank Project
  10. The Bug Featuring Miss Red – Mi Lost from Angels & Devils
  11. Kate Tempest – Lonely Daze from Everybody Down
  12. My Brightest Diamond – Resonance from This Is My Hand
  13. Jenny Hval & Susanna – House of Bones from Meshes of Voice
  14. Bastard Mountain – Pissing On Bonfires from Farewell, Bastard Mountain
  15. Lucky Elephant – Old Kent Road from The Rainy Kingdom
  16. Flying Lotus – Moment of Hesitation from You’re Dead!
  17. Shit Robot feat. Reggie Watts – We Got A Love from We Got A Love
  18. The Juan Mclean – You Were a Runaway from In A Dream
  19. Aphex Twin – s950tx16wasr10 [163.97][earth portal mix] from Syro
  20. The Gilt-Edged Four – Yiddisher Charleston from Klezmorim (Early Klezmer Recordings 1920 – 1960), Volume 8
  21. Polar Bear – Be Free In Each and Every One
  22. Daniel Lanois – Two Bushas from Flesh And Machine
  23. Thee Silver Mt. Zion Memorial Orchestra – Little Ones Run from Fuck Off Get Free We Pour Light On Everything
  24. Grouper – Call Across Rooms from Ruins
  25. Carpenters – Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft from Carpenters Gold

the svelte selection – the darkness is coming….

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After the almost-pop of last month, it’s back to a bit of typical svelte darkness this month. Lots of moody tunes, some lovely downtempo business and some glacial techno.

Stream or download the whole show from our sexeh new Purple Radio mix server or have a listen to the Spotify playlist.

  1. LFO – LFO / LFO (Leeds Warehouse Mix)
  2. Young Fathers – MMMH MMMH from DEAD
  3. Daniel Lanois – Sioux Lookout from Flesh And Machine
  4. Paul Smith and Peter Brewis – Barcelona (at Eye Level)
  5. Zammuto – Great Equator from Anchor
  6. Autechre – Tewe from Chiastic Slide
  7. Kode 9, The Spaceape – Devil Is a Liar from Killing Season EP
  8. Sylvan Esso – Dreamy Bruises from Sylvan Esso
  9. My Brightest Diamond – So Easy from This Is My Hand
  10. Grouper – Lighthouse from Ruins
  11. Digitonal – Autumn Round from Beautiful Broken
  12. Pye Corner Audio – Bulk Erase from The Black Mist
  13. Sad City – Apricot from Introduction To Lisboa
  14. Bear in Heaven – Memory Heart from Time Is Over One Day Old
  15. Caribou – Second Chance from Our Love
  16. Lord Of The Isles – Gigha from Greane / Gigha
  17. St. Vincent – Regret from St. Vincent
  18. Cyndi Lauper – She Bop from She’s So Unusual
  19. Half Man Half Biscuit – This Ones For Now from Urge For Offal
  20. Dennis Russell Davies: Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra – Glass: Symphony #2 – Mvt. 1 from Glass: Symphony #2, Concerto For Saxophone Quartet & Orchestra

the svelte selection – tunes for the end of summer

Me and my Morris (for a day)

Me and my Morris (for a day)

Another set of wonderful music for you, quite possibly my most accessible show ever. Lots of beautiful tunes and melodies and things to put you at ease.

And there’s a lovely splodge from The Necks at the end.

Download or stream by clicking over onto the new Purple Radio music warehouse here. It’s the new home of Purple Radio mixes, you’ll eventually find LOADS (there are a bunch there already). Which is nice.

  1. Kawakawa – Sleep In The Morning from Island Species
  2. Lucky Elephant – Mercy from The Rainy Kingdom
  3. Jonnie Common – shark from Trapped In Amber (free download from here)
  4. Amy Winehouse – Me & Mr. Jones from Back To Black
  5. Bruce Springsteen – Atlantic City from Nebraska
  6. Kristin Hersh – Velvet Days from Hips And Makers
  7. Damon Albarn – The Selfish Giant from Everyday Robots
  8. My Brightest Diamond – Shape from This Is My Hand
  9. Jenny Hval & Susanna – Running Down from Meshes of Voice
  10. Dajos Bela – Wenn Ich Die Blonde Inge from Klezmorim (Early Klezmer Recordings 1920 – 1960), Volume 5
  11. Mike Redway – Morris Minor
  12. The Juan Mclean – The Sun Will Never Set On Our Love from In A Dream
  13. Booka Shade – Love Inc from Eve
  14. Sylver Tongue – Faraway Sun from Something Big (EP)
  15. Aphex Twin – CIRCLONT14 [152.97][shrymoming mix] from Syro
  16. Sidney Sager – Theme from ‘Into The Labyrinth
  17. Eat Lights Become Lights – Time Enough from Into Forever
  18. Kemper Norton – Departing from To Mahina
  19. The Necks – Townsville (excerpt)

And here’s a link to Spiritland, the new club \ restaurant thing I talk about on the show: http://spiritland.club

And here’s the Morris Minor song. Prepare to be charmed: