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The Show: Cover letters

The Joint has always maintained that if you’re going to cover a song, do it properly. Give the original a good aural kicking down a back alley and ignore any accusations of a lack of respect towards the original material.

We said it in the letters pages of Smash Hits* when Paul Young covered “Love Will Tear Us Apart” in 1983 and we’re saying it again today as we playlist Brian Case’s radical re-working of Elvis Costello / Robert Wyatt’s “Shipbuilding

Direct download: The Joint – 1 July 2017

And here’s the playlist in full…

  • J Dilla  –  Trucks
  • Todd Terje  –  Maskindans (featuring Det Gylne Triangel)
  • Skyjelly  –  Catherine’s Rabbi
  • Beak>  –  Sex Music (Win Butler’s ‘Knight Rider’ Remix)
  • Ras G And The Afrikan Space Program  –  Can’t Hide
  • Amelia Airhorn  –  NY Is Red Hot (Single Mix)
  • MHD  –  Afro Trap Part 8 (Never)
  • Gorillaz  –  Sleeping Powder
  • Tommy Cash  –  Surf
  • Nuvarna  –  Pain Of The Circus
  • Rugby Wild  –  Scuffs
  • Michele Mininni  –  Rave Oscillations
  • Explosion Horse  –  Tupac’s Herpes
  • Frankie Rose  –  Trouble
  • Push Push  –  Blood In
  • Butcher Bear  –  Ineedyouneedme (featuring Sir Froderick)
  • Frank Ocean  –  Biking (featuring Jay Z & Tyler, The Creator)
  • TGUT  –  Swang (TGUT Remix)
  • Objekt  –  Theme From Q
  • Washed Out  –  Hard To Say Goodbye
  • Wolf Alice  –  Yuk Foo
  • Brian Case  –  Shipbuilding
  • Gabriel Garzón-Montano  –  Sour Mango (Seven Davis Jr Sticky Rice Remix)
  • Mike Will Made-It  –  Perfect Pint (featuring Kendrick Lamar, Gucci Mane, Rae Sremmurd)
  • King Ayisoba  –  Africa Needs Africa
  • Reaganometry  –  Lego Igloo
  • Summer Moon  –  Walk Out Music
  • Unknown  –  Drank Til I Can’t Drank No Mo
  • Chip Skylark  –  Washed Up
  • S4U  –  Too Much
  • Powell  –  The Bust
  • Fresh & Onlys  –  Wolf Lie Down

*Embarrassing but true. The letter not the song. Well, maybe the song as well. Have a search through Brian McCloskey’s Smash Hits Archive on Flickr for proof.

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Direct download: The Joint – 6 May 2017

And here’s the playlist in full…

  • Bill Murray – More Than This
  • Sleazy – Que Calor
  • A Guy Called Gerald – 28 Gun Bad Boy
  • Goldie – Inner City Life (Burial Remix)
  • Virna Lindt – Intelligence
  • Molly Nilsson – About Somebody
  • Chastity Belt – Caught In A Lie

[a word from our sponsor]

  • Stereolab & Nurse With Wound – Simple Headphone Mind
  • Coldcut X On-U-Sound – Vitals (Dennis Bovell Remix) (featuring Roots Manuva)
  • Shabazz Palaces – Shine A Light (featuring Thaddillac)
  • Joe South – A Million Miles Away
  • Cambodian Space Project – I’m Sixteen
  • Joey Agresta – I Feel Like Shit And I Want To Die
  • MC Bin Laden – É Grau Olha Pra Traz E Da Tchau

[another word from our sponsor]

  • Masaaki Ohmura – A Touch Of Temptation
  • Wrongtom Meets The Ragga Twins – Bacchanal
  • Hazel English – Love Is Dead
  • Public Service Broadcasting – Progress
  • Powell – Freezer
  • Sacamano – If You Wanted Me
  • Blinky Bill X Mitya – Atie
  • Roger Robinson – Bun Bun Bun

[yet another word from our sponsor]

  • Otoboke Beaver – Love Is Short
  • The Pink Tiles – Sammy
  • PJ Harvey – I’ll Be Waiting
  • Tonstartssbandht – Breathe

[the final word from our sponsor]

  • Cigarettes After Sex – K.

 

The Show: Wired for sound

After some power cuts in the hills, silence and then amazing free-jazz static we’re back in business.

Here’s that Powell video

Big Black vs Techno

Steve Albini vs Oscar Powell

Polite vs Passive Aggressive

Apologies no downloads or streaming available this week. We forgot to push record.

And here’s the playlist in full…

12pm – 1pm

1pm – 2pm