The Show: Ry just smiles and tries another difficult yoga pose…

Direct download: The Joint – 10 October 2020

Notebooks out completists, here’s the playlist in full…

  • VAN HALEN – Jump (Keyboard Track Only)
  • DENHAM AUDIO – Top Buzz
  • PBR STREETGANG – Madame Z
  • ALF CHAMPION – non est Rediens
  • DANIEL MONACO & FUTURISTANT – Nero
  • J.ROCC – Get Wild
  • SHEET SWEATER – Visine
  • PUBLIC PRACTICE – Underneath
  • FRONT DE CADEAUX – De Puta Madre Terra
  • EMMA-JEAN THACKRAY – Rain Dance Wisdom
  • THE FLYING SORCERERS – No Boundaries
  • BLACK SAND – Here She Comes Now
  • MYSTERY WAITRESS – Red, Red, Red
  • BILL CALLAHAN – Ry Cooder *
  • NICK GUY – R 79
  • THE TRENDEES – air bnb
  • LINJA – Lone juggler’s isle (feat. DJ Tinder)
  • KIN LEONN AND HIROSHI EBINA – A secluded channel
  • MEITEI / 冥丁 – Sadayakko _ 貞奴
  • SOSHI TAKEDA – River
  • A/P – Terrace Fever
  • TOM JAY – Let Go
  • FAKE TURINS – Legs (Kolago Kult Remix)
  • TASSILO VANHÖFEN – Paradise Lost

* The inspiration for this week’s lyrical heading.

The Show: I won’t get on my knees. Don’t make me do that please…

While researching and putting together the show this week (which involves throwing darts at music maps and scouring Bandcamp for Christchurch and Brisbane music) I stumbled across Hatchie & The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart’s glorious cover of The Jesus & Mary Chain’s “Sometimes Always”.

Proof indeed that the Reid brothers have an uncanny knack for writing perfect pop songs lovingly drenched in honeyed guitar tones. Sadly the pink vinyl 7-inch single has sold out but you can still have a listen below.

I seem also to have stumbled into the trap of playing TV theme tunes, but sometimes you just have to scratch that itch.

And on with the show…

Direct download: The Joint – 15 August 2020

Notebooks out completists, here’s the playlist in full…

  • FRENCH CONCESSION – Far Away
  • E.M.M.A. – Ryan Gosling in Space
  • KATIE VON SCHLEICHER – Messenger
  • DANA GAVANSKI – Everything That Bleeds
  • MAD FRANK – A Hold of Me
  • T. G. SHAND – The Town Cards
  • HATCHIE & THE PAINS OF BEING PURE AT HEART – Sometimes Always *
  • RAYMOND RICHARDS – LIVERMORE, CALIFORNIA
  • NICK DRAKE – Riverman
  • EL MICHELS AFFAIR – Rubix
  • THE DANIEL CAINE ORCHESTRA – The Days And Nights of Molly Dodd
  • ISAAC AESILI – Steps
  • DESOLATE TESTAMENTS – pacific jazzhop
  • NECRUM SELECT – How You Swang
  • PAPLOCO – GO GO! BLUEPRINT RALLY VIP
  • LIAM K. SWIGGS – HEARTLAND VIP
  • BAILTERSPACE – Heard It Once
  • PUBLIC TRANSPORT – Bank of Peninsula
  • NICOLAS JAAR – Faith Made of Silk
  • BACAO RHYTHM & STEEL BAND – My Jamaican Dub
  • ÇAYKH – Soùmatra
  • DUMA – Pembe 666
  • EMMA-JEAN THACKRAY – YANG 양
  • TUPPERWAVE – Feel
  • SHIT AND SHINE – Hillbilly Moonshine
  • YEONGRAK – email
  • PANORAMA CHANNEL & PLETNEV – Eiffel Tower Syndrome

* The source of this week’s lyrical heading.