Saturday, April 07, 2007

The Blender (fill in), Saturday April 7 @ 4-7p

4:15 (late start cuz i suck)
The Cinematic Orchestra - Man With the Movie Camera
Q Burns Abstract Message - Talking Box
Parenthetical Girls - I Was the Dancer
Parenthetical Girls - Jackie's Strength
The Dead Science (with Shooby Taylor) - The Human Horn
The Dead Science - On Your Shore
Xiu Xiu (feat. Eugene Robinson) - Juarez
Xela - Humid At Dusk
5:00 (rahhhh new guy Justus commits mutiny!)
TV On The Radio - Tonight
Tribal Tech - Foriegn Affairs
Mochipet - Bejing Operacore
Thes One - GBX Malt Liquor
Thes One - Crystal Sugar
Underworld - Rez
Jonathan Byrd - Austin Women
David Vandervelde - Nothin No
Ulrich Schnauss - Blumenthal
(And finally at 5:50ish I retake control of my show, wooo0o0o)
5:50 "After Dark"
Kid Koala - Temple of Gloom
Kid Koala - Scurvy
Iannis Xenakis - Persepolis (Grm Mix)
7:00: The End, so sad

Friday, April 06, 2007

Ever Wonder How Indie Bands Break Out?

An interview with Clell Tickle, for Tapes 'n Tapes.

Thursday, April 05, 2007

monsters get slain april 5 2007

today's list includes lots of instrumental songs. i guess i'm just not in the mood to hear anybody sing to me. except johnny hobo, of course.
65 days of static : i swallowed hard
a silver mt zion : three galloping dogs
mogwai : kids will be skeletons
i am a robot and proud : the mood you're in
appleseed cast : an orange and a blue
brendan small : instrumental
navies : continental divide
liars : there's always room on the broom
japanther : 1-10
the microphones : instrumental (from the glow pt 2)
soophie nun squad : instrumental
pretty hot : brotherly blows to the back of the head
johnny hobo and the freight trains : whiskey is my kind of lullaby
defiance ohio : old dead tree
herman dune : baby bigger (instrumental)
islands : if
pedro the lion : options

Hot Zig 4.5.07 ENTHRALLED

01. Adam Ant - Beat My Guest
02. Mason Proper - 100 Yrs *NEW
03. Gerling - Genius Fight
04. Kinetic Stereokids - The Way Things Were *NEW
05. Cloud Cult - Your 8th Birthday *NEW
06. Olivia Tremor Control - I'm Not Feeling Human
07. Exulation of Larks - Sing the Body Epileptic *NEW
08. Grandaddy - The Crystal Lake
09. Dead Heart Bloom - Wish it Well *NEW
10. Of God and Science - Into the Light *NEW
11. Neutral Milk Hotel - Tuesday Moon
12. Radical Face - Winter is Coming *NEW
13. Elvis Costello and the Attractions - Possession (Maybe not, published before the show is over, maybe I won't have the time)

The Blender, Thursday April 5 @ 2-4p

SO much amazing music this week. Two weeks actually (thanks a LOT suicider, and before you call me heardless, I'm well versed in suicidal thoughts not coming to fruition). But I'm too lazy to describe it so just read the playlist :P

2 pee emm
Henry Padovani - Welcome Home
The Free Zen Society - Surrender
Radical Face - Winter is Coming
Pentliczek - An-Atomic Gasp
Small Sails - Corners
Cornelius - Wataridori
Midival Punditz - Four Sticks
Zohar - Let There Be Light
Cibo Matto - Clouds
Tracy Thorn - Easy
Ceu - Roda
Aurah - Wise Me Up
2:58 "What's Going On Here?"
LCD Soundsystem - All My Friends
Coma - Gort, Klattu Barrata Niktoe
Hiromi's Sonicbloom - Time Control
Mochipet - Justin Timberlakecore
White Flight - Oz Icaro
Benni Hemm Hemm - Stoffer
Hansel and Gretel - The Last Song Ever Written
Maria Taylor - Clean Getaway
Harlan - One Person Band
Dead Heart Bloom - Who Will You Love
The Avett Brothers - Pretty Girl From San Diego
the end, 4pm

Wednesday, April 04, 2007

Radio #1 : 1 Part Jamison 1 Part Allisahn

Today's show was a fun mash-up of Allisahn's and my musical taste. Fun because we didn't tell each other what we were going to play and we switched off every other track. Anti-folk sandwiched between electroclash... if anyone knew what was going on they'd probably be mad.

Hot, relatively new tracks in BOLD.
  1. Populous - Canoe Canoa
  2. Xiu Xiu - Vulture Piano
  3. The Dead Science - Displacer Beast
  4. Band of Horses - The Great Salt Lake
  5. Slowdive - Visions of La
  6. Appleseed Cast - Steps and Numbers
  7. Kazumasa Hashimoto - Sld
  8. Up Up Down Down Left Right Left Right B A Start - Out To Get Me
  9. Ammoncontact - Juno Mas
  10. Kiss Kiss - Says My Doctor
  11. The Knife - Is It Medicine
  12. Chin Up Chin Up - Collide the Tide
  13. Tuxedomoon - No Tears
  14. Jeffrey and Jack Lewis - Don't Be Upset
  15. Dirty Sanchez - Asymmetric
  16. Erin Tobey - Come Pick Me Up
  17. putilatex - pornoclash
  18. Every Bell and Whistle - We Built This City
  19. Lali Puna - Contratempo
  20. Kimya Dawson - Chemistry
  21. The Blow - What Tom Said About Girls
  22. Paul Baribeau - Help A Kid Out
  23. Slowdive - Dagger
  24. The Blow - Come On Petunia
  25. Robots in Disguise - Arguments
  26. BTTLS (battles) - ddiamondd
  27. Shugo Takumaru - Typewriter
  28. Go Go Airheart - When Introductions Begin
  29. The Cars Are The Stars - Helikopter
  30. Need New Body - Pen <--- lol, this song is awesome
  31. Dan Deacon - Mr. Big Stuff
  32. Gravy Train - i wanna wanna wanna wanna wanna wanna wanna get rid of you

Punk and Indie Gems - April 4th, 2007

old stuff in brown
new stuff (year 2000+) in green

1 -- french toast - float away
2 -- pavement - unseen power of the picket fence
3 -- gang of four - what we all want
4 -- the evens - cut from the cloth
5 -- faraquet - conceptual separation of the self
6 -- the vaselines - rory rides me raw
7 -- jason webley - map
8 -- cat power - free
9 -- liz isenberg - you will love me
10 -- jawbox - cutoff
11 -- jets to brazil - morning new disease
12 -- neutral milk hotel - song against sex
13 -- talking heads - psycho killer -- thanks to the caller who informed me that it's "Talking Heads" and not "The Talking Heads"
14 -- ghost mice - boy meets girl
15 -- mason proper - my my -- They're performing a show at Ground Zero at RPI this saturday! MP3 of 'My My' on site as well.

Three Short Words - 4/04/07

New music in green.
Songs with synonymous titles in blue.

The Flaming Lips - Suddenly Everything Has Changed
Pinback - Avignon
The American Analog Set - The Kindness of Strangers
The Album Leaf - On Your Way
Yo La Tengo - Autumn Sweater
Feist - My Moon My Man
Air - Once Upon A Time
Her Space Holiday - Forever and a Day
Built to Spill - Time Trap
The Spinto Band - Did I Tell You
Cloud Cult - Pretty Voices (also new)
Modest Mouse - We've Got Everything
The Mathematicians - Robotic Voices

The Blender (fill in), Wednesday April 4 @ 10a-noon

Mochipet - And Breakcore for all...
Tiki Obmar - Blips
Bitcrush - Falling Inward
Autechre - Surripere
Another Electronic Musician - Pocket
Helios - Velius
Ulrich Schnauss - Monday - Paracetamol
Mike Oldfield - Taurus 1
11: "What's Going On Here?"
The Orb - Oxbow Lakes
Underworld - Cowgirl
The Afrocelts - The Other Side
Mike Van Portfleet - Stellar Buckshot Awaits
Cornelius - Gum
Mason Proper - Blue Lips Eternal Inquiry
!!! - Heart of Hearts
Kieran Hebden & Steve Reid - The Sun Never Sets
Air - Lost Message
The Soul of John Black - Slipin' and Slidin'
end :3

Tuesday, April 03, 2007

Ambient Signal playlist 4/3/07

WRPI 91.5fm! for webcast

Colour Revolt- A New Family
Function-The Red Hook Overview
Amiina- Sexfaldur
Broken Social Scene- Hotel
Margot & the Nuclear So and So's- Quiet as a mouse
Annuals- Bleary Eyed
Camera Obscura- Dory Previn
Neko Case- John saw that number
Azure Ray- November
Sufjan Steves- Predatory Wasp of the Palisades
Stars- The Big Fight
The Velvet Teen- False Profits
MASON PROPER- Life's cornucopia (playing this saturday at 8pm at ground zero for more info)
Radical Face- Wrapped in piano strings
Cyann and ben-Let it play
Cornelius- Sensuous
Small Sails- Somnambulist
Jatun- Ghost and Gray
Cloud Cult- Please remain calm
Thee More Shallows- Night at the knight school
Wesafari- Alaska
Battles- Race:In
Goddamn Electric Bill- March at dawn
The Album Leaf- Red Eye

Jock the Sock
Tuesdays 2-4PM

AMAZING show today! I got so many requests that like 50% of the first hour of my show was requests! Keep em coming next week :)

2 bit pie- here i come
mountain goats- you or your memory
apples in stereo- same old drag
electron love theory- puzzle
death cab for cutie- title and registration
postal service- clark gable
between the buried and me- bicycle race (metal queen cover!!!)
beulah- you're only king once
saosin- voices
portishead- all mine (live from roseland ballroom in nyc 1998)
modest mouse- missed the boat
flaming lips- race for the prize
grandaddy- at my post
paul simon- me and julio down by the schoolyard
the mathematicians- lcd
lcd soundsystem- watch the tapes
apple jackzzz- playground love
!!!- heart of hearts
electric six- improper dancing
pixel panda- unfortunate nightmare
muse- apocolypse please
the toadies- possum kingdom (live from paradise)
the polyphonic spree- section 9 (light & day/reach for the sun)
the shins- kissing the lipless
mason proper- my my (bad fruit)
the pixies- where is my mind?
hot hot heat- oh, goddamnit
hot chip- hittin skittles