Culture as a Mild Scare 2017

October 5, 2017
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Tonight we have some spooky dark ambient sounds, some noisy rock, some noisy rocks and a few things in between. 

 

Lost Harbours - Waking

We Us - Imaginary Friend

Sim Hutchins - Some Men (Me) Just Want to Let the World Burn

Saint McCabe - A Burial

Sayid Abdul Rahman and his group, Madbis Clan, Ganis Village, Berta Tribe - Al Shammasha

Ian Moss with Monkeys in Love - Heritage Theme Park

Isanj Dui - Loop 4

Cash For Your Stories - Raoul Moat (Spanish Folk)

Pumpkin - Crushing Aong

SWAN MEAT - Blood Echo/Wraith

That Faint Light - Backlit and Diffused

Bredbeddle - Feely

Time Attendant - TechAtomic

Ringing Rocks

Noir Noir - Infant of The Moon

Winterbound - The Mirror Room

Clear Degrade - In Passing

Jodie Lowther - Song for the Owl Outside

Anarchestra - Klekt 11

 

Culture as a Dare - 07/09/17

September 11, 2017
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Tonight's show features a distinct lack of tunes or beats and a rubbish attempt at Skyping Lee which brought down the whole internet. I do belatedly play three of his choices though. They're the ones with beats in. A strangely meditative episode.
 
 
 
Helena Celle - When I Get Out of Jail
 
Calhau! - Pecunibal
 
Strangers Family Band - Beware the Autumn people
 
C Joynes - The Autmn Leaves
 
Computer Graphics - Novosti
 
Joanne Pollock - You Know I Would Do Anything
 
Cuddle Formation - Hope For the Flowers
 
Bowditch - 12 Inch Polycarbonate Disc
 
Gordikov - Stray Cat
 
Lost Harbours - Elegy
 
Karen Gwyer - The Workers are on Strike
 
Baba Commandant and the Mandingo Band - Djanfa
 
T.V. Ramaswami Sastrigal - Sky Lark Squirrel Country Oil Mill Red Bird
 
Kate Armitage - Wide Foyer
 
Lucy Cait - Say Aye
 
Kemper Norton - Coming Home
 
Eumig - A Pressurized Vessel IIame
 
Bird Names - Nazi Beach Party
 
 

Culture as a Dare August 2017

August 14, 2017
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Tonight was co-hosted by a balloon with Lee's face drawn on it. 

Howlround - Amboy (partial)

Grotbags - Cute

Static Noise Bird - Bubblewrap Pancakes

Helena Celle - Distributed Denial of Reality

Loose Capacitor - And We Begin

Legion Of Swine - Grisana Kommer Snart

Saudad Sisters - Where are You

Doomed Bird of Providence - Burrowed Into the Soft Sky 4

Mattie Konig - Amendoeira

Adrian Lane - Count the Tides

Ian Helliwell - Water Gardens

Lost Harbours - Towers of Silence teaser

Wrong Signals - Waiting on a Beach

Culture as a Dare July 2017

July 17, 2017
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Tonight focusing on new releases and live tracks from our stage at Leigh Folk Festival, also an update on which berries are ripe right now and what I might be knitting next.

 

Algobabez - Bedroom Sessions 091216

Out of the Caves - Live at Leigh Folk Festival

Tumbledryer Babies - Online Insecurity Protection

Wisteriax - Alive in the Ice

Zensunni - Live at Leigh Folk Festival

Phirnis - Freeze Image

Adrian Lane - Andante

Giwan Suliaman - Live at Leigh Folk Festival

Kemper Norton - Dinah Hamlyn (cuts halfway, sorry)

Robert Sotelo - Let's Transcend

Adrian Lane - Another Spell than Beauty

The Focus Group - Stop Motion Happening

Court Orchestra of Naba Tigre - Traditional (Burkina Faso)

Samy Faly - Traditional (Madagascar)

Sealionwoman Live at Leigh Folk Festival - Selkie

Bottlesmoker - Batara Pandita

Lafidki - Live at Leigh Folk Festival

Gavin Prior - Eclipse Truther

Cibo Matto - Housekeeping

 

 

Culture as a Dare June 2017

June 15, 2017
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If you're torn between politics and a need to dance you've come to the right place.

 

Nicholas Pegg - The Jeremy Corbyn Shipping Forecast

Crass - The Greatest Working Class Rip Off

Laura Cannell - Deus Enim

Radio Weirdo - Jeremy Corbyn

Miss Eaves - Thunder Thighs

La Fievre - Gauchetiere

Moff Skellington - Potato Pickers

Big Al Whittle - Jeremy Corbyn Song

Valium Era - Tanz Im Kopf

Elza Soares - Teleco Teco No 2

William Onyeabor - Fantastic Man (partial)

Homosexual Death Drive - The Temple of the Butthole

Humousexual - All Day I Dream About Slampt

Black Cat Clap Clap - Manor Park 1983

Cornered Yet Climbing Featuring Kelly Jayne Jones - Raw Healing

Moor Mother - DIY Time Machine

Moor Mother - Creation Myth

Phelan Burgoyne Trio - Midnight Train to Malmo

Jumble Hole Clough - The Start of An Adventure

Mike Cooper - Bangkok Street Singer

The Trebevic Choir - Oj Talasi

Terenski Snimci - Bagpipe

 

 

Culture as a Dare May 2017

May 22, 2017
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Just Emma on her own getting back to covering the new releases, old classics and things you might not have heard. Latvia only mentioned twice. 

Ella Jenkins - Hello

Maria and the Gay - Oh Boy She Moans

Hanna Tuulikki, Lucy Duncombe and Alec Finaly - Tidesongs

The Estuary Songwriters Project - Tilbury Jack

Moongazing Hare - Despair

Dolly Dolly - Bound by sound

Henry Homesweet - Luke's Atari

Atari Teenage Riot - Death of a President D.I.Y!

Bitterfucked - Burnout Song

Stuart Russell - Air Please

Palindromes live for CAAD at the Railway

Latife Cheshmeli - Dila Dushdu (Everybody is Talking)

Mark Gergis - Homo Aleppo

Dark Globes - Do What You Want

Colin Stetson - Like Wolves on the Fold

Cannonball Statman - Hummingcone Hotel

Baluji Shrivastav - Sleep, Queen of the Dolls

Culture as a Dare April 2017

April 24, 2017
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With Guest host Richard Thompson and a shockingly laid back repertoire, plus the announcement of our CAAD stage at Leigh Folk Festival.  

Culture as a Dare March 2016

March 27, 2017
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Tonight I was joined by Pancake Promises who chatted about his music, upcoming shows and people who have inspired and supported him along the way. 

 

Palindromes - Rabbit Screaming

Ed Dowie - Why Do You Live in France?

Lekkido - Lychees

The Nearly - Discolonic / Gothic Portaloo

Parry Grip - Pancake Robot

Frank Zappa - St. Alfonzo's Pancake Breakfast

Pancake Promises - Meat Nappy / Animal Garden Ornaments

Tumbledryer Babies - Red Letter Sweater / Still With You

Youn Sun Nah - Pancake

Pancake Boys Hoopty Squad - The Pancake

Niek Hilkman - Kapot

Caring Babies - The Bard

Unknown Elephant Mamoot - Improvisation with a Small Leaf

Eskimoomin - Hill Mouse

Toxic Chicken - Good Vibes

EPP! - Fabrkia

CN Lester - Your Hands

BJ Snowden - Conspiracy 

Henry Glissenaar - Oh Blah de

 

Culture As A Dare Feb 2017

February 27, 2017
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Nonstop Tango - The Alphabet Song

Roshi and Pars Radio - Dar Kaarghe Koozegary / In the Potters workshop

75 Dollar Bill - Beni Said

Live Low - Antiplot

New Found Lung - Cuckoo

Rashad Becker - Dances II

Penguin Cafe - Cantorum

Elo Masing - Expressionen

Bargou - Mamchout

Endless Melancholy - A Song for Watching Snowfalls

Sam Andreae - v3K(araoke) (version 2)

Slum of Legs - Begin to Dissolve

L-R - Son d'arriba

Sunlight's Bane - Begrudging Soul

That Faint Light - Sleep Also Beckons

Ann Key - Not In This World

Christina Vantzou - Brain Fog

Then it all went a bit wrong and inaudible at this end. I'll play Pallindromes and Ed Dowie next month. 

CAAD 28th Jan 2017

January 30, 2017
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Pharmakon - Transmission

Bowditch - The Railway Hotel Gents Toilet Hand Dryer (Broken)

Quelbe - Ho Bin Sen Yo?

Sinkiang Uighur Autonomous Region Song and Dance Ensemble - Tirik Bostan

The Vegetable Orchestra - Scoville

Matana Roberts - Always Say Your Name / Nema Nema Nema

Fox ADHD - Sympathy for Slenderman

The Marbles Jackson - Ten Million Suns

Kelvyn Taylor - Understanding

Noura Mint Seymali - Arbina

Dmitri Zherbin - Untitled (side A)

Mandolin Sisters - Govardhanagiridhari live 2012

Tongues of Fire - Abbotts Bromley Horn Dance

Loose Capacitor - Theme from Robins Nest

Yegna - Echelalehu

Kristen - Wyspa

Dark Globes - Never Let Me Down

Qara Jorgha - The Black Steed

Sounds of Sea Animals

Fun wih Music - Yes...That's Positive

Ed Dowie - May for a Dead Queen

Avec Le Soleil - Trans-pop Express I