The Show: Fruit Salad

Cover versions open and close this week’s show.

We kicked off with Frankie Rose’s (almost) note perfect copy of The Cure’s “A Forest”. Always had a soft spot for the original since seeing it performed on Top Of The Pops with the drummer sitting in front of the group. Revolutionary stuff.

On a more sobering note, this recent take on a 41 year old song would equate to The Cure, back in 1980, covering the likes of Glenn Miller or Gene Autry.

And the Wiggles brought the curtain down by going slightly off-piste with Tame Impala’s “Elephant.” At least we think it’s off-piste. We certainly don’t remember the “fruit salad” refrain in the original song.

And on with the show…

Direct download: The Joint – 17 April 2021

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

  • FRANKIE ROSE – A Forest
  • JANE WEAVER – Modern Reputation
  • TKAY MAIDZA – Syrup
  • TONI – Another’s Door
  • DREAMER’S HANDBOOK or BOOGIE WOMACK or…  we don’t know – Upstairs
  • THE MALE GAZE – Someday
  • GIRL IN RED – Save Your Tears (P3live:)
  • DOJA CAT – Kiss Me More (featuring SZA)
  • serpentwithfeet – Heart Storm (featuring NAO)
  • VEGYN – So Much Time – So Little Time (featuring John Glacier)
  • MADLIB – Filthy (Untouched)
  • FEA – Mujer Moderna
  • FORD – Eggs Of British Birds
  • TASNEEM – All Your Cousins
  • CRUMB – BNR
  • TONI – Dazed
  • QUELLE CHRIS & THE ALCHEMIST – Iron Steel Samurai
  • beabadoobee – Last Day On Earth
  • KIEFER – Superhero
  • HORSEGIRL – Ballroom Dance Scene
  • so badly – Tell Me
  • A.G. COOK – Today (Dream Mix)
  • DAWN RICHARD – Jacuzzi
  • ANZAHLUNG – This Is Not A Test
  • FREEEZ – Southern Freeez
  • DOSS – Look
  • MARIA UZOR – Get The Boys In The Band
  • LSDXOXO – Sick Bitch
  • JUNGLE – Keep Moving
  • POP UP! – Paradise City
  • BEAK> – Oh Know
  • ENUMCLAW – Free Drop Billy
  • FRED AGAIN.. – Marea (We’ve Lost Dancing) (featuring The Blessed Madonna)
  • TONI – True Lies
  • WIGGLES, THE – Elephant *

* The inspiration for this week’s lyrical heading.

Pale, Stale Males & Sing Speech

James, Eno, CFTPA, heck, even Charlie Brown – the pale, stale male death rattle is heard throughout today’s show (Gaz Coombes didn’t make the cut… this week).

Then there’s the sing speech / speak singing – Laurie Anderson, Tami T, Special Request, Flux and (at a very dubby push) Miss Red.

All interspersed with our favourite moments from a tournament we never wanted to watch but discovered we didn’t have the moral fibre to ignore – FIFA World Cup Russia 2018. Never mind. We promise there’s no way we’ll be watching the calendar fucking, slave labour exploitingtradition trashing, new high bar of corruption FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022. Honest.

Direct download: The Joint – 21 July 2018

And here’s the playlist in full…

  • TOMBERLIN  –  Self-Help
  • PIST IDIOTS  –  Fuck Off
  • JAMES  –  Better Than That
  • BRIAN ENO  –  The Big Ship
  • APOSTILLE  –  Feel Bad

[nacho, ronaldo]

  • HANNAH PEEL  –  Sunrise Through The Dusty Nebula
  • MISS RED  –  Memorial Day
  • CHARLATANS, THE  –  One To Another (Live On The Evening Session)
  • KREPT & KONAN  –  Man’s Not Hot (Remix) (Live at TRNSMT 2018)
  • CHRISTINE AND THE QUEENS  –  Doesn’t Matter

[kim, son]

  • TALABOMAN  –  Dins El Llit (Superpitcher Remix)
  • TOTAL CONTROL  –  Luxury Vacuum
  • PRETTY THINGS, THE  –  S.F. Sorrow Is Born
  • TYLER, THE CREATOR  –  Peach Fuzz

[pavard, mbappé, mbappé]

  • CASIOTONE FOR THE PAINFULLY ALONE  –  White Corolla (Version)
  • REVOLUTIONARIES  –  Energy
  • PROSTITUTES  –  Jah Elegant
  • SORRY  –  Twinkle
  • MEL-O-TONES, THE  –  I Walked With A Bugs Bunny Bendy Toy
  • ST. VINCENT – Fast Slow Disco

[chadli]

  • JUNIORE  –  Panique
  • CHARLIE BROWN  –  It Changes
  • LAURIE ANDERSON & THE KRONOS QUARTET  –  Dreams
  • TAMI T  –  I Never Loved This Hard This Fast Before
  • TEREKKE  –  l8r h8r

[cheryshev]

  • SPECIAL REQUEST  –  Curtain Twitcher (Nina Kraviz Alice Was Here Remix)
  • FLUX  –  The Stonecutter
  • QUEEN KEY  –  Am I Wrong
  • JUNGLE  –  Happy Man

The Show: Boyle Correspondent.

And speaking of mysterious, corrupt cults, today’s show draws heavily from the soundtrack of Wild Wild Country, a Netflix documentary on the quite bizarre story of Bhagwan Raneesh’s attempts to build a utopian city in Oregon in the early 80’s.

Direct download: The Joint – 19 May 2018

And here’s the playlist in full…

  • TANYA TAGAQ & DAMIAN ABRAHAM  –  Run To The Hills
  • WAMWIDUKA  –  Moyi (Radio Edit)
  • TOTAL CONTROL  –  Luxury Vacuum
  • ICE BATHS  –  New Strappings Pt I
  • ROYCE DA 5’9″  –  Caterpillar (featuring Eminem, King Green)
  • DOMINOWE  –  Uk’gruva (Gqom Oh!) (featuring Tk Da Magnet & Amanda)
  • AMTRAC  –  Old Times (featuring Anabel Englund) (Skream Remix)
  • FLOWDAN  –  Bodybag (featuring Irah)
  • 4 6 2 5  –  Cassette_A
  • THE BETHS  –  Future Me Hates Me
  • FIRSTWORLD  –  Space

Boyle Correspondent #1

  • BERNICE  –  He’s The Moon
  • DEATH GRIPS  –  Streaky
  • SKEPTA  –  Pure Water
  • JUNGLE  –  House In LA
  • BLIND MAMIE FOREHAND  –  Honey In The Rock
  • MEDUSA  –  Think Harder
  • MUNYA  –  Des Bisous Partout
  • YGG  –  Strikers
  • MAX RICHTER  –  Vladimir’s Blues (Jlin Remix)
  • PRONOUN  –  Wrong
  • KERO KERO BONITO  –  Time Today

Boyle Correspondent #2

  • BODEGA  –  Jack In Titanic
  • PRIESTS  –  Suck (US Girls Remix)
  • RICO NASTY  –  Smack A Bitch
  • CONTAINER  –  Drain
  • PROFESSOR RHYTHM  –  Professor 3
  • MARLOWE  –  Lost Arts
  • SINK YA TEETH  –  Substitutes
  • DAMIEN JURADO  –  A.M. AM
  • MNANDA  –  Pambana (Radio Edit)
  • SPARE SNARE  –  Wired For Sound
  • FRIGHTENED RABBIT  –  Fields Of Wheat (RIP Scott Hutchison)

The Show: The Day Before The Sunday Jam Sessions aka The Saturday Jam Sessions

And here’s the playlist in full…

 

Direct download: The_Joint_2014-02-22-12-14.mp3

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The Show: Christmas special? Best of 2013? Or just the same old 60’s, krautrock, hip-hop, indie pop, surf rock, electro, nu-soul, house trap?

If we’d got our act together it would have been option A, maybe we’ll do option B next week for the final show of 2013, but instead we’ll resort to type and do option C, the usual.

In lieu of a Christmas special here’s the Jive Bunny & The Mixmasters’ megamix of Phil Spector’s classic 1963 Christmas album.

And here’s the playlist in full…

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