The Show: We’ll be dancing in that pale phone glow…

And on with the show…

Direct download: The Joint – 5 March 2022

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

    • CONFIDENCE MAN – Feels Like A Different Thing
    • !!! – Storm Around The World (featuring Maria Uzor)
    • THE LAZY EYES – Fuzz Jam
    • FAUX DÉPART – Fantôme
    • ALEXIS744 – Loving Up (featuring Sr. Noseybonk)
    • NA-KEL SMITH – CHALLEY ROCK
    • ERA C – beautiful
    • MAYLEE TODD – Infinite Program
    • SAINT ETIENNE – Relocate
    • PYROPHORIA – California
    • WEB RUMORS – Heaven
    • PINKPANTHERESS – All My Friends Know (ANZ Remix)
    • DOSS – Jumpin’
    • SEA POWER – Green Goddess
    • EWAN MCVICAR – Which Way To Go
    • RALPH CASTELLI – Morning Sex (Mochakk Remix)
    • WET LEG – Angelica
    • PAPERNIKS – Segment H
    • PORRIDGE RADIO – Back To The Radio
    • EVA B – Quarantine Baji
    • ERA C – we’ll have better days
    • HEAVENLY – I Want You However You Come
    • HUMMINGBIRDXYZ – Satellite Not A Kite
    • CHRISMAN – Mlinzi
    • MWANJÉ – Wildones (featuring Sampa the Great)
    • ICEBOY VIOLET – Are U Connected *
    • FANTASTIC TWINS – Twin Touch Test
    • YEULE – Perfect Blue (featuring Tohji)
    • DENZEL CURRY – Zatoichi (fetauring slowthai)
    • gglum – Tangled
    • EVA B – Bayani Rog
    • THE ALCHEMIST – Diesel (featuring Kool G Rap)
    • PYROPHORIA – We Need to Talk Never
    • BOARDS OF CANADA – Sir Prancelot Brainfire
    • PAPERNIKS – Segment A
    • THE FRENZIED BRICKS – (Can I) Bridge The Gap
    • THE SIMPS – Tesla
    • NIA ARCHIVES – Luv Like
    • GUERILLA TOSS – Famously Alive

* The inspiration for this week’s lyrical heading.

The Show: The Ku Klux Klan moved in with my Gran.

And on with the show…

Direct download: The Joint – 30 October 2021

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

  • WHITE FLOWERS – Intro
  • WHITE FLOWERS – Night Drive
  • LISASINSON – Volverte A Enamorar
  • DADDY FREDDY – Yes, We A Blood
  • JULIAN COPE – I Come From Another Planet, Baby
  • PYROPHORIA – Bring Your Bitchass To Work Day *
  • EVERGREEN – En Douce
  • SOLEMN BRIGHAM – Sometimes You Lose
  • 1000 EYES – Minerals
  • PARI SAN – ALIEN
  • HIEROGLYPHIC BEING – WET PAPER 4 DRY INK
  • THE BLAPPS POSSE – It Can Only Get Better
  • BOY HARSHER – Tower
  • BOYLIFE – superpretty
  • NATION OF LANGUAGE – The Grey Commute
  • DAVID HOLMES – Hope Is The Last Thing To Die (featuring Raven) (Extended Mix)
  • LILY KONIGSBERG – Proud Home
  • HIPSTER CONSPIRACY – Empires
  • serpentwithfeet – Down Nuh River
  • ROODY – Tehran
  • BLACKSTARKIDS – FIGHT CLUB
  • LONE – Inlove2
  • BOUTROSS – Shrap Over The Rest
  • SLEIGH BELLS – True Seekers
  • RICO NASTY – Switch Places
  • MARISSA NADLER – If I Could Breathe Underwater
  • GEORGE T & JOHNNY AUX – Back
  • SIR ROBERT ORANGE PEEL – Cool Kids
  • FIYAHDRED – Anyway (Do It)
  • AUNTY RAYZOR – Tornado
  • MILDRED MAUDE – Glen Plays Moses

* The inspiration for this week’s lyrical heading.

The Show: Is your muffin buttered? (Reprise)

And on with the show…

Direct download: The Joint – 16 October 2021

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

  • THE GOON SAX – Psychic
  • PHELIMUNCASI – Kolamula Ukusa (featuring DJ Ndaxy)
  • IAN SWEET – f*ckthat
  • BARTEES STRANGE – Flagey God
  • LEMONADE SHOELACE – Autopilot Paradise
  • METRONOMY · PINTY – Half An Inch
  • DJ NAZ GURLPOWER – Mad Gyal
  • HOTLINE TNT – 4-H T
  • LESLIE WINER – Tree
  • LONELADY – (There Is) No Logic (Live on Later)
  • SILLA AND RISE – Anirniq
  • SOLEMN BRIGHAM – Future Brutha
  • PYROPHORIA – Professional
  • STRAWBERRY STATION – Stay With Me
  • SPACE AFRIKA – U (featuring kinseyLloyd)
  • (LORDMOBB) JNX X MEPHUX – Glory
  • cktrl – zero (featuring Mereba)
  • JARVIS COCKER · LAETITIA SADIER – Paroles Paroles
  • DEREK CARR – Synapse 136
  • CUMGIRL8 – Pluck Me
  • GOD DAMN – Drop Me Off Where They Clean The Dead Up
  • RAJA KIRIK – DOR
  • LAURA LEE & THE JETTES – Caterpillar
  • MARINA – Purge The Poison (featuring Pussy Riot)
  • VSTYLEZ – Huh
  • E. BOBBY G. – Music Sounds Better w/u
  • CONCEPCION HUERTA – Onderbreken (featuring Luciana Russo)
  • THE ALCHEMIST – Miracle Baby (featuring Mavi)
  • TANYA TAGAQ – Tongues
  • MC YALLAH – No One Seems To Bother (featuring Lord Spikeheart)
  • STILL DREAMS – Drive All Night (Faster Than Light)
  • SIAL – Kita Dilahirkan Untuk Melawan
  • DUA SALEH – fitt (with Amaarae)
  • PAPA SAN & LIEUTENANT STITCHIE – One More Request
  • WET LEG – Chaise Longue (Live @ Green Man Festival) *

* The inspiration for this week’s lyrical heading.

The Show: I’ve made a rod for my own back.

Stewart Lee decrying his own CD filing system.

Can we make a case for The Boo Radleys being filed in the Britpop shoebox, alongside such luminaries as Bennet, Jocasta and Thurman? Let’s not just limit them to Liverpool and Post-Punk / C86 / early Creation / Shoegaze. Here’s the proof – a 67% Britpop rating (courtesy of Top Trumps):

boo

And on with the show…

Direct download: The Joint – 2 October 2021

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

  • PIRY REIS – Idade Média
  • DEUCE ELLIS – Spit Acid (featuring Che Noir)
  • CHRISTINE AND THE QUEENS – Comme L’Oiseau
  • OPEN MIKE EAGLE · ARMAND HAMMER · MICHAEL EAGLE · BILLY WOODS · ELUCID · QUELLE CHRIS – Burner Account
  • RUN THE JEWELS – Ooh La La (Remix) (featuring Lil Wayne, Greg Nice & DJ Premier)
  • MOONCHILD SANELLY – Undumpable
  • PYROPHORIA – Just A Tad
  • BLAWAN – Fourth Dimensional
  • WATER FROM YOUR EYES – Quotations
  • ZOMBIES – Extraños Juegos
  • RP BOO – Be Of It!
  • SOLEMN BRIGHAM – Left Feet
  • HOLLYWOOD HORSES – Houseworld
  • FLO – Baby
  • WET LEG – Wet Dream
  • RICO NASTY – Rico Nasty Grow Up
  • PULPFUSION – Where is the Money Honey?
  • MANDY, INDIANA – Bottle Episode
  • PARQUET COURTS – Black Widow Spider

[Stewart Lee’s Genre Taxonomy] *

  • HERBIE MANN – Hold On, I’m Comin’
  • AUDIOBOOKS – Black Lipstick
  • SOOFLE – Thrill
  • STILL DREAMS – Last True Love
  • THE GREEN CHILD – Tony Bandana
  • METRONOMY · BRIAN NASTY · FOLLY GROUP – Monday
  • SPACE AFRIKA – Indigo Grit (featuring Guest)
  • WATER FROM YOUR EYES – Monday
  • BAD WITH PHONES – REFRIGERATOR
  • JANELLE MONÁE – Say Her Name (Hell You Talmbout) (featuring Beyoncé, Alicia Keys, Chlöe x Halle, Tierra Whack, Isis V., Zoë Kravitz, Brittany Howard, Asiahn, Mj Rodriguez, Jovian Zayne, Angela Rye, Nikole Hannah-Jones, Brittany Packnett Cunningham and Alicia Garza)

* The inspiration for this week’s lyrical heading.

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