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The view of Olympic Park from the Observation Wheel in Victoria during the Opening CeremonyWelcome back everyone, sorry I’ve been away – I was in the French countryside last month and didn’t have the chance to pre-record as had been the plan…

So I’ve a densely packed show for you – a bit of uneasy listening, some very pretty stuff, my Tune of the Year and some gloriousness from Martin Creed, who’s made my Album of the Year so far. Listen to some of the tunes from Spotify, or get it all, WITH ME TALKING AND STUFF.

  1. Martin Creed – Work No. 1372 from Work No. 1372 (http://www.allthebells.com/home/)
  2. Fuck Buttons – Surf Solar (7″ Edit) from Surf Solar
  3. Icebreaker – Brian Eno: An Ending (Ascent) II from Apollo
  4. So Percussion – Steve Mackey: It Is Time: III. Marimba from Mackey: It Is Time
  5. We Saw Heaven – Luminosity from We Saw Heaven
  6. Múm – Póst Póstmaður from Early Birds
  7. Will Dutta with Neil Grant and John Matthias – Suprachiasmatic Beta from Parergon
  8. Hot Chip – Look At Where We Are from In Our Heads
  9. The Chap – Painkiller from We Are Nobody
  10. Birdy Nam Nam – Escape from Birdy Nam Nam
  11. Birdy Nam Nam – L’Interlude De Qualité from Birdy Nam Nam
  12. Joe Jackson feat. Iggy Pop – It Don’t Mean a Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing) from The Duke
  13. Grinderman – When My Baby Comes (Cat’s Eyes With Luke Tristram) from Grinderman 2 (Remix)
  14. Can – Oh Yeah from Tago Mago (40th Anniversary Edition)
  15. Martin Creed – What’s The Point Of It? from Love To You
  16. Martin Creed – You’re The One For Me from Love To You
  17. The Invisible – Utopia from Rispah
  18. Victoire – Like a Miracle from A Door into the Dark (EP)
  19. Nico Muhly – Part IV Material in a Long Cadence from Drones & Viola
  20. Georg Solti: Chicago Symphony Orchestra – Mussorgsky: Pictures At An Exhibition – 6. Ballet Of The Chicks In Their Shells
  21. Georg Solti: Chicago Symphony Orchestra – Mussorgsky: Pictures At An Exhibition – 7. Samuel Goldenberg & Schmuyle
  22. Georg Solti: Chicago Symphony Orchestra – Mussorgsky: Pictures At An Exhibition – 8. The Marketplace At Limoges
  23. Laurie Anderson – Big Science from Big Science
  24. Omega Male – Omega Male (Download from Resident Advisor)
  25. Rocketnumbernine – Lone Raver from Lone Raver EP
  26. The Chemical Brothers – Theme For Velodrome from Theme For Velodrome

A couple of links for thee:

Prom 29 – starring the National Youth Orchestra

  • Varèse – Tuning Up
  • Nico Muhly – Gait (BBC Commission – London Premiere)
  • Messiaen – Turangalîla Symphony
  • Anna Meredith – HandsFree

My upcoming gigs (you can also see ’em over there =>>)