The Show: Neunzehnhundertneunundsiebzig

Direct download: The Joint – 20 0ctober  2018

And here’s the playlist in full…

  • SIGRID  –  Sucker Punch (Live on Later… with Jools Holland)
  • DOPE SAINT JUDE  –  Grrrl Like
  • MICHELE MERCURE  –  An Accident Waiting To Happen
  • KERO KERO BONITO  –  Dear Future Self
  • LONE  –  Pulsar
  • PACIFIC COLISEUM  –  Ocean City
  • SARKODIE  –  Black Excellence (Ebibi Man)
  • MISS WORLD  –  Don’t U Wanna Be Me Sometime?
  • BAMBA PANA  –  Poaa Rmx
  • MS NINA  –  Rico Rico
  • HOLE  –  Playing Your Song
  • MICK JENKINS  –  Understood
  • BLACK MIDI  –  Bmbmbm
  • RICARD DIAS GOMES  –  A3 Fogo Chama
  • SAMPHA  –  Treasure
  • DAPHNE AND THE FUZZ  –  Space And Sound
  • SWORN VIRGINS  –  Fifty Dollar Bills
  • PLANNINGTOROCK  –  Powerhouse
  • VLIMMER  –  1979*
  • YVES TUMOR  –  All The Love We Have Now
  • SUZIE TRUE  –  Don’t Grow Up
  • RIZ MC  –  Mogambo
  • SHYGIRL  –  O
  • PLUS INSTRUMENTS  –  Don’t Forget Me
  • STEREOLAB  –  Tempter
  • BIG JOANIE  –  Fall Asleep
  • LES BIG BYRD  –  Geräusche
  • SLIFT  –  Doppler Ganger
  • SIGRID  –  Sucker Punch

* The source of this week’s lyrical heading.

The Show: Rat Boy Hype Men

This amazingly scientific chart of the phenomenon known as 'vocal fry' is courtesy of Science News.
This amazingly brilliantly scientific chart showing the fingerprint of the phenomenon known as ‘vocal fry’ is courtesy of Science News.

Fraserhead here. Four years behind the times as usual because I’ve only just found out about the phenomenon of the vocal fry register and how it is terrible for young women in the USA to practice it (but it’s okay for men to do so). Happy to admit that “vocal fry” has never bothered me but “upspeak” does get on my tits. Some reading for your Sunday morning below…

NPR: From Upspeak To Vocal Fry: Are We ‘Policing’ Young Women’s Voices?

Naomi Wolf: Young women, give up the vocal fry and reclaim your strong female voice

Al Jazeera: Stop telling women how to talk

And here’s the playlist in full…

Direct download: The_Joint_2015-07-25-12-14.mp3

12pm – 1pm

1pm – 2pm