Tag Archives: Custard Square

The Show: Electric black shadow runs ‘cross the sun…

New release from THE BIG FRESH COLLECTIVE out right now. JET SET GHETTO TECH sees Liam K. Swiggs and DJ Simon Dallow pay tribute to the video game soundtracks of Hideki Naganuma.

And how the heck did Captain Beefheart make it into the show today? I’ve always been a bit scared of his reputation but at a recent talk at the Christchurch Art Gallery legendary photographer Laurence Aberhart mentioned that painter Bill Hammond may have had his wheels spun by Captain Beefheart’s “Run Paint Run Run” which could possibly explain Bill Hammond’s predilection for paint running. And after summoning the courage to listen to said catchy ditty I was hooked.

Here endeth today’s fine art lesson.

Direct download: The Joint – 14 September 2019

And notebooks out completists, here’s the playlist in full…

  • HAAI – It’s Something We Can All Learn From
  • MISS REPRESENTED – The Prowler
  • AUTOMATIC – Mind Your Own Business
  • LOW JACK – Virgin Traf 22
  • CORNELIUS DOCTOR – Soft Rocket
  • BLUSHING – The Last Time
  • CLAIRO – Bags
  • CURSES – Insomnia
  • L’ÉPÉE – La Brigade Des Maléfices
  • BLAIR PARKES – our eyes
  • BAD_SEX – Lemonade
  • BODYACHE – The Last Vestige (feat. Veronika Mason)
  • CUSTARD SQUARE – We Live They Sleep
  • LIAM K. SWIGGS – CAN’T STOP
  • DJ SIMON DALLOW – DØU_3ME2
  • SUMI SAUCE – Jimmy Cricket
  • BLU, DAMU THE FUDGEMUNK – Rhymes & Gemstones
  • CAPTAIN BEEFHEART & HIS MAGIC BAND – Run Paint Run Run *
  • HOVVDY – Cathedral
  • KHIDJA – Knut Kmnut
  • UMBERTO – Exit (Antoni Maiovvi Remix)
  • BRONNT INDUSTRIES KAPITAL – Total System Power
  • FRANSCICO & MALKUTH – Voodoo Island
  • UGLY FRANKIE – Good Bwoi
  • 2XM – On My Skin

* The source of this week’s lyrical heading.

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The Show: I’m feeling very mellow…

Direct download: The Joint – 25 May 2019

And here’s the playlist in full…

  • KELLY MORAN – Halogen (Una Corda)
  • ESG – Moody (Spaced Out) *
  • THE GOLDEN FILTER – Autonomy
  • NOIA – Ciudad Del Humo
  • PJ HARVEY – The Crowded Cell
  • ROB BURGER – Souls Of Winter (feat. Laurie Anderson)
  • DEVI MCCALLION & KATIE DEY – Pigs Don’t Feel Pain
  • DOLLKRAUT – Give You A Dollar
  • VODOR L ZECK – Containeryard
  • JOHANNES KLINGEBIEL – Positional Play
  • EVERSINES – Assemble
  • TEKKLA – One Of Those Nights
  • SOCIAL SPORT – In Situ
  • BLUE VEIL – Measure Of Time
  • 2XM – The Air Stings My Veins
  • BOSSA ELECTRONICA – Sunshine
  • FLYING LOTUS – Takashi
  • JBROWN – SUPREME THING
  • PAPLOCO – CHECK THIS OUT
  • REFRESHERS – Double Dip
  • CUSTARD SQUARE – Liquid Lightning
  • DE BONS EN PIERRE – The War Room
  • KARYN SMITH – Pillow Talk
  • OUTER SPACES – I See Her Face
  • PIXIES – Havalina

* The source of this week’s lyrical heading.

The Show: Wealthy humans, they have no clue…

Direct download: The Joint – 11 May 2019

And here’s the playlist in full…

  • CÉLINE GILLAIN – WEALTHY HUMANS *
  • THE GOLDEN FILTER – Talk Talk Talk
  • NOIA – Ausencias
  • HAIKU SALUT – Cold To Crack The Stones
  • PARK JIHA – All Souls’ Day
  • AYGEETEE AND BIRDY EARNS – Water & More
  • RAINER VEIL – In Gold Mills
  • KARENN – Milk
  • TIGER & WOODS – Night Quake
  • IN MIRRORS – Human
  • CUSTARD SQUARE – The Second Sleep
  • YOUNG SCIENTIST – Brainless
  • KERRETTA – Ornithomancy
  • MEDAL – Ursa Minor
  • RO R-G AND WILLIAM HENRY MEUNG – Letting Go
  • REPULSIVE WOMAN – Rough Around the Edges
  • BAD_SEX – I See
  • EARTH TONGUE – MICROSCOPIC GOD
  • XX? – Fuck the Rules Dub
  • SOCIAL SPORT – Everyone Copes
  • HARMONIOUS THELONIOUS – RFS (Vol. 3) (Wolf Müller Remix)
  • 2XM – The Magic In Her Eyes
  • JACKAL THE BLACKAL – Blackal’s Bye [Instrumental]

* The source of this week’s lyrical heading.

The Show: I’m checking out, checking out…

Very excited to announce that Henry Nicol and Sam Perry’s brand new DOG Power album is finally here. Get yer stinking mitts on it over at their Bandcamp or have a listen below. The dark and sifty underbelly of Otautahi Christchurch never sounded so good. So good in fact that when trying to decide what track to play on the show today we took the easy way out and played a handful. Easy.

Direct download: The Joint – 1 December 2018

And here’s the playlist in full…

  • DOG POWER – Dark Nights, Dark Hotels *
  • DOG POWER – Love Potion
  • DOG POWER – Come Back To Paris
  • MONOKULTUR – Lindholmen-Stenpiren
  • FILMICO – Thinking About You Again
  • DRESSEL AMOROSI – Thassete
  • MINIMALAFRIKA – TROPIFUNKAMMAMMET
  • VAUDOU GAME – Anniversaire
  • GYEDU-BLAY AMBOLLEY – Burkina Faso
  • KASHMERE STAGE BAND – Kashmere
  • LUIS – Lex
  • ASTEROID ANXIETY – 996
  • PICKLE DARLING – Rinse Spin Cycle / Nicolas Cage
  • LAWRENCE ARABIA – Meaningless Words
  • MAD FRANK – Alone
  • THE RULING ELITE – Sober Joe
  • THE TRENDEES – 5
  • FÅGLAR I BUR – Öppen Inbjudan
  • NORTH SEA DIALECT – Sloven Voe
  • KELLY MORAN – Nereid
  • CARLA DAL FORNO – The Same Reply
  • CHOLULA DANS DIVISION – Ramo de tigres
  • NICOLA CRUZ – Inversions
  • SHELLEY PARKER – Masonry Pier
  • ULTRAVIOLET – Isotropics
  • FRONT DE CADEAUX – Dolcemente
  • KETSUEKI SĀKURU – Mr 72
  • CUSTARD SQUARE – Deathadent

* The source of this week’s lyrical heading.

The Show: I got some things I cannot add up in my mind…

If the show today was a degustation menu it would go a little something like this… baroque pop, power pop, gentle pop, a musical sorbet, a noodle without, distressed beats, 80s synth house, and a final refreshing sorbet.

And Fraserhead is still addicted to the twangy-jaunty-indie-country-power-pop of the new SCHOFIELD SPIRES album belafonte. Thank you Blair Parkes for the tip off.

“math teacher” is a favourite. Can’t believe they didn’t win RDU’s RoundUp on the strength of this number alone! Scandal!!!

Direct download: The Joint – 14 July 2018

And here’s the playlist in full…

  • FRANÇOIS DE ROUBAIX – Dernier Domicile Connu
  • THE HOLYDRUG COUPLE – I’ll Only Say This
  • CHOLULA DANS DIVISION – Yungelita
  • THE NERVES – Hanging On The Telephone
  • SCHOFIELD SPIRES – math teacher *
  • NU GUINEA – Nuova Napoli
  • BLAIR PARKES – all I saw
  • GROUPER – Driving
  • PREFUSE 73 – We Lost Our Beat Tapes In Mecca
  • DILEMMA BEATS – Cozy
  • CUSTARD SQUARE – Beyond All Or Nothing
  • MARENN SUKIE – Simple Excuses
  • KAITLYN AURELIA SMITH – Abstractions
  • EVITCELES – hllf
  • DANIEL AVERY – Shadow Mountain
  • ANTONI MAIOVVI – Shivers
  • DE-BONS-EN-PIERRE – The Eyebrows Salesgirl
  • ALEXIS LE-FAN – Pune
  • FRANZ SCALA – Anacondas
  • HORTON JUPITER – Smokin’ The Roach
  • PEGGY GOU – Travelling Without Arriving (GE-OLOGY Nite Stealth Ninja Mix)
  • YOSHINORI HAYASHI – Playing
  • SILENT FREEWAY – Let’s Be Free

* The source of this week’s lyrical heading.