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Radio show – the Dreampop hour

This show is a dream pop special, Wikipedia describes it as music that emphasizes atmosphere and sonic texture as much as pop melody. Common characteristics include breathy vocals, dense productions, and effects such as reverb, echo, tremolo, and chorus. Expect to hear the following tracks: Deary – HeavenLush – Scarlet (long version)Slowdive – Country RainCocteau […]

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Radio show – the 2004 hour

In this show we head back 20 years to 2004. It was the year that shoegaze was finally mentioned in the press again as new record labels and the club nights started. You can hear the following tracks in this hour. Low – CaliforniaThe Engineers – HomeMonster Movie – Letting You KnowAir Formation – Fallen […]

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Radio show – 29th May 2024

In this hour we feature the usual mix of new releases, reissues, classics and gig news. Expect to hear the following tracks in this hour. Stereolab – Wow and FlutterNewDad – Just Like HeavenSpiritualized – Soul On FireDIIV – Raining On Your PillowCocteau Twins – Pale Clouded WhiteSlowdive – prayer rememberedThe Shop Assistants – All […]

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Radio show – 22nd May 2024

Tracks played in this hour are: Been Stellar – SweetNewmoon – CrazingMercury Rev – HolesAdorable – Kangaroo CourtJunodream – The OrangesWishy – SpinningNot Me But Us – When We See (Maps remix)The KVB – TremorsCrate – JuliaSeefeel – Climactic Phase No.3Tacoma Radar – Loneliness Comes Without A SoundA Place to Bury Strangers – This is […]

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Radio show – 15th May

This week’s show features a mixture of new releases, anniversaries, gig news and a tribute to Steve Albini. Expect to hear the following tracks. Whitelands – The Prophet and IAdorable – VendettaDeary – Beauty In All Blue Satin (White Flowers remix)Eternal – SleepThe Breeders – Off YouThe Wedding Present – DallianceSonic Youth – Sweet ShineDIIV […]

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Radio show – streaming charts

Radio stations on a bank holiday always have some kind of chart rundown therefore I thought I’d do something similar and see who are the most popular artists I regularly play on the show. This week’s show is a run down of the top 30 on streaming sites. To qualify any artist or band just […]

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Radio show – The 1989 hour

Last week we celebrated Doolittle by the Pixies turning 35 years old, this week it’s the turn of The Stone Roses debut album and The Cure’s Disintegration, both of which were released on May 2nd 1989. Therefore this week’s show is a 1989 special featuring tracks from the year: The House of Love – I […]

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Radio show – 24th April 2024

Plenty of music news this week along with loads of new releases. In this hour you can hear: Flyying Colours – WavygravyBeen Stellar – SweetPixies – DebaserPale Saints – Sight of YouAir Formation – Pressure DropThe Red, Pinks and Purples – Faith In Daydreaming YouthLaunder – AshVirgins – slowly, longEmma Anderson – Inter Light (Memorials […]

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Radio show – 17th April 2024

Another hour of new releases, reissues and anniversaries. Tracks played in this show are: Mazzy Star – HalalRingo Deathstarr – Tambourine GirlNo Age – Teen CreepsThe Jesus and Mary Chain – Never UnderstandIdaho – On FireNewmoon – Eternal FallRide – BirdmanDIIV – Everyone OutThe Other Two – SelfishPye Corner Audio – Counting the HoursYu Ching […]

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Radio show – 3rd April 2024

On the week that Ride release their seventh longplayer we feature a couple of tracks in the show alongside a selection of new releases and oldies. Tracks played in this show are: Linda Guilala – MonstruoRide – Portland RocksHatchie – Sure (Robin Guthrie remix)Pixies – Velouria (John Peel session 1990)The Bardots – SummerhouseSlowdive – Country […]