Tag Archives: Closed Paradise

Like a two-edged sword, he touched you and it stabs me.

Wow. Those keytars just keep turning up. After getting a few Goldie Lookin Chain earworms recently I endeavoured to track down the source samples for their hits “Your Mother’s Got a Penis” and “Soapbar.” For that tenuous reason Greg Phillinganes and ‘Sweet’ Charles Sherrell appeared in the mix this week.

Direct download: The Joint – 17 December 2016

And here’s the playlist in full…

  • Justice – Close Call
  • Playgroup – Play The Music (Instrumental)
  • Supreems – Us Together
  • DJ Kush Boogie – Just U & Me
  • Lord Echo – Only You (feat. Toby Laing)
  • Max Graef – B E
  • Mexiko 68 – Tainted Love
  • ‘Sweet’ Charles Sherrell – Yes it’s you
  • Greg Phillinganes – Behind The Mask *
  • Newcleus – Computer Age (push the button)
  • Childish Gambino – Zombies
  • Closed Paradise – You
  • Yuna Lesca – ACIDLASERS (Break Version 2)
  • Headland – Gossipa
  • Mounty – Acid Runner
  • Laksa – Contrasts
  • Pris – Lust
  • SSTROM – Fyren
  • Rad Machine – High Tide
  • Dungen – Kalifen
  • Rackets – Lizard High
  • Islet – Final Drive
  • New Dawn – The Dying Light
  • Serafim Tsotsonis – A Ride With Suzie

* The source of this week’s lyrical heading. Originally written and performed by the legendary Yellow Magic Orchestra, and bizarrely covered by the legendary Eric Clapton.

The Show: Taite Gallery

Happy birthday Aotearoa. Happy birthday Bob Marley. And most importantly, happy birthday Neil Swiggs, Esq.

Going way back to 1979 in Auckland, New Zealand, legendary music journalist Dylan Taite interviewed legendary rastaman Bob Marley, an interview secured via the well worn journalist’s route of “having a kick-around.”

And here’s the playlist (not quite) in full… we’re missing a few minutes where we played the Melvin van Peebles song. Apologies. That’s what hot weather and power cuts does to broadcasting equipment.

Direct download: The_Joint_2016-02-06-12-14.mp3

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