5:5:5: XI. Five Albums, Five Five-Piece Bands by Damian Evans

5:5:5: XI. Five Albums, Five Five-Piece Bands by Damian Evans

Damian Evans presents his own enthusiastic 5-strong tribute to five quintets, celebrating and surveying five seminal collectives' Long Players…

Has any other band managed to channel such a wide range of influences into a unique and consistent output over a 20-year period as…

5:5:5: X. Branner Griswell Vs zillagramwiches: 5 Questions / 5 answers

5:5:5: X. Branner Griswell Vs zillagramwiches: 5 Questions / 5 answers

5:5:5: X.

Branner Griswell [BG] Vs. zillagramwiches [ZLG]

5Qs / 5As

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BG. OK so I'm going hit you with some hopefully-not-overwrought musical questions, so bear with me. This will be more like a conversational thing since I can't take you out for some well deserved pints.

Filtered Listening #18 | Innov8radio | zillagramwiches X crooked crossed X mariolenard | 18th Feb 2018 | Listen back here:

Filtered Listening #18 | Innov8radio | zillagramwiches X crooked crossed X mariolenard | 18th Feb 2018 | Listen back here:

The beat-touting trio take-over for Filtered Listening 18, zillagramwiches, crooked crossed and mariolenard lead us through an enthusiastic, ear-pricking selection of twisted beatwork, sliced electronics and jazz experimentation...

1. Dr00p - McCLOUD [2016, Self-Released / Bandcamp] {zlg}
2. Jameszoo - Spit [2017, Brainfeeder] {zlg}
3. Jon & Vangelis - The Friends of Mr Cairo [1981, Polydor] {crcr}
4. Gary Numan - Music for Chameleons [1982, Beggars Banquet] {crcr}
5. Mckaya Mckraven - The Encore [2015, International Anthem] {ml}
6. Henry Wu - Boards and Skins [2017, Eglo] {ml}

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Filtered Listening #17 | Innov8radio | Kubla Khan & Stephen Kin;Aesthetic | 28th Jan 2018 | Listen back here:

Filtered Listening #17 | Innov8radio | Kubla Khan & Stephen Kin;Aesthetic | 28th Jan 2018 | Listen back here:

Welcome all, to the first Filtered Listening show of the year, and no.17 captures the usual restless, insatiable variety we thrive on.

1. The Fall - Midnight in Aspen [2005, Slogan] {K;A}
2. Japan - Aint That Peculiar [1980, Virgin] {K;A}
3. Ciccone Youth - Making the Nature Scene [1987, Blast First] {KK}
4. Zazou / Bikaye / Cy 1 - Lamuka (1983, Crammed Discs] {KK}
5. Hugh Masekela - The Boy’s Doin It [1975, Casablanca] {K;A}
6. Gregory Issacs - Crofs [1978, CSA] {K;A}
7. Jah Shaka - Promise Dub [1992, Jah Shaka / Greensleeves] {KK}
8. Brendon Moeller - Merry Go Round [2006, Earsugar] {KK}

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Filtered Listening #16 Xmas 4h Special | Innov8radio | Electric Ape & Kubla Khan & Ring Modulator & Stephen Kin;Aesthetic | 17th Dec 2017 | Listen back here:

Filtered Listening #16 Xmas 4h Special | Innov8radio | Electric Ape & Kubla Khan & Ring Modulator & Stephen Kin;Aesthetic | 17th Dec 2017 | Listen back here:

Returning for another semi-seasonal 4 hour special, with Ring Modulator, Kubla Khan, Electric Ape and Stephen Kin;Aesthetic delivering the usual variety of tracks in rotation...

1. Albert King - Santa Claus Wants Some Loving [1982 Re, Stax] {K;A}
2. The Meters - Look-Ki Py Py [2001 Re, Rhino] {K;A}
3. Velly Joonas - Stopp Seisku Aeg [1983, Frotee] {KK}
4. Linda di Franco - TV Scene [1985, WEA] {KK}
5. Imagination - Just An Illusion (Dub) [1983, R&B Records] {EA}
6. Soft Hair - A Good Sign [2016, Weird World] {EA}
7. Paul Blackford - Illusion [2017, CPU] {RM}
8. Golden Teacher - Spiritron [2017, No Luscious Life / Golden Teacher Records] {RM}

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Filtered Listening #15 | Innov8radio | Ring Modulator & Stephen Kin;Aesthetic | 19th Nov 2017 | Listen back here:

Filtered Listening #15 | Innov8radio | Ring Modulator & Stephen Kin;Aesthetic | 19th Nov 2017 | Listen back here:

This month's Filtered Listening brings a fresh batch of zillagramwiches previews alongside more recent obssessions from Ring Modulator's endless musical amassings, including recent tracks from Charlotte Gainsbourg and Belbury Circle, expert percussive production from...

1. Hot 8 Brass Band - Can't Nobody Get Down  (Alphabets Heaven Remix) [2017, Tru Thoughts] {S;K}
2. ‎Heatwave - Goin' Crazy [1981, GTO] {S;K}
3. ‎Alec Mansion - Ou Est Tu [1982, WEA] {RM}
4. ‎Steve Cobby - Rick James Dwells In The Abyss [2017, Déclassé Recordings] {RM}
5. ‎Felix Da Housecat - Silver Screen Shower Scene (Thin White Duke Remix) [2002, City Rockers] {S;K}
6. ‎Ruth - Polaröid / Roman / Photo [2010 Re, Angular] {S;K}
7. ‎Charlotte Gainsbourg - Im A Lie [2017, Because] {RM}
8. ‎The Belbury Circle - Heading Home (2017, Ghostbox] {RM}

... More

Filtered Listening #14 | Innov8radio | Damian Evans & Stephen Kin;Aesthetic | 22nd Oct 2017 | Listen back here:

Filtered Listening #14 | Innov8radio | Damian Evans & Stephen Kin;Aesthetic | 22nd Oct 2017 | Listen back here:

A pleasure to welcome Damian Evans back for Filtered Listening 14, recording from Brighton this month, along a 2hour amble the pair explore musical moments in Southern, Central and Northern Africa, courtesy of three 2017 releases...

 

1. Kasai Allstars - Quick As White [2017 Re, Crammed] {K;A}
2. Maalem Mahmoud Gania - Sidi Sma Ya Boulandi [2017, Hive Mind] {K;A}
3. Dungen - Jarten Genom Srocen [2016, Smalltown Supersound] {DA}
4. A Certain Ratio - Bootsy [1986, Factory] {DA}
5. Wojciech Karolak - Discopus 1&2 (If Extended mix) [2016, If] {K;A}
6. Dan Hartman - Chocolate Box [1978, CBS / Blue Sky] {K;A}
7. Norma Fraser - Respect [1968, Coxsone] {DA}
8. Chrissy Zebby Tembo - Born Black [2017 Re, Now Again] {DA}

... More Here

Filtered Listening #13 | Innov8radio | Scaramanga Silk & Stephen Kin;Aesthetic | 24th September 2017 | Listen back here:

Filtered Listening #13 | Innov8radio | Scaramanga Silk & Stephen Kin;Aesthetic | 24th September 2017 | Listen back here:

Great to have Scaramanga Silk join us for this month’s Filtered Listening, a regular at the label and a seasoned selector, he treats us to a few exclusive...

1. Hugh Masekela - Mama (Metro Area Birthday Dub [2003, Verve] {K;A}
2. Bumba Massa - Mbanda Akoma Television [1982, Disco Stock] {K;A}
3. Mo Kolours - Axum (Forthcoming) [2017, 22a] {SS}
4. The Pioneers - Papa Was A Rolling Stone [2017 Re, Attack / Trojan] {SS}
5. Paul Piot Et Son Orchestre - Le Ciel Est-Il A Vendre ? [2009 Re, Chappell] {K;A}
6. Babla - Babla's Theme [1983, Music India] {K;A}
7. The Unknown Stuntman - Leave This Heaven [Exclusive] (Unreleased) {SS}
8. Joe Armon-Jones & Maxwell Owin - Easy Now [2017, YAM] {SS}

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5:5:5: VIII. Readsy's Game Changers & the 5 Boroughs.

5:5:5: VIII. Readsy's Game Changers & the 5 Boroughs.

Readsy brings us his own 5-way selection, cueing up a personalised theme and passionately pouring through a quintet of influential artists with this, his take on heavy influencers around the 5 New York City divisions...

" Still in his teens, LL had already established himself as the ultimate solo artist ambassador for hardcore Hip-Hop. His sole intention to escape the sinking quicksand of inner city life..."