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Fresh As… Episode 27

Fresh As… Episode 27

May 22, 2022

The songs:




Tom Paley - Browns Ferry Blues

Sonny Terry & Brownie McGhee - Deep Sea Diver

Hobart Smith - Railroad Bill


The Arlenes - Soft Touch

Jaime Wyatt - Demon Tied To A Chain In My Brain

Daddy Long Legs - Pink Lemonade


Dodie - Four Tequilas Down

Mark Wynn - 3 Chords, A Rhyme & A Verse

Dead Coast - No Friends


The High Llamas - Checking In, Checking Out

Those Men - Razor Farm

The Tumbledryer Babies - How To Play The Bones


Izabel Crane - Creature

M.G. Boulter - Now, It’s So Quiet

Belle and Sebastian - Unnecessary Drama


Native Harrow - Shake

Tré Burt - Undead God of War

Rachel Brooke - Great Mistake


Mary Lou Lord - He’d Be A Diamond

Snails - More Than a Second

Grant McLennan - Don’t You Cry For Me No More


Kimberley Rew - Life Itself

It Hugs Back - Work Day

Pete Astor - The Getting There


Plantman - Island Charm

Roedelius - Le jardin

Lightships - The Warmth Of The Sun


John Prine - Clay Pigeons

Martin Courtney - Corncob

Paul McCartney - Great Day


Robyn Hitchcock - My Wife and My Dead Wife

I Was A King - Food Wheels

Mountain Man - Animal Tracks


Yo La Tengo - I Heard You Looking

Fresh as Folk: Episode 1

Fresh as Folk: Episode 1

April 10, 2022

The songs:




Bonnie Dobson - Morning Dew

Archie Fisher - Mountain Rain

Dick Gaughan - The Yew Tree


Anne Briggs - Ride, Ride

Nic Jones - Flanders Shore

Bob Fox & Benny Graham - Farewell Johnny Miner


Hladowski & Joynes - Died For Love

The Diamond Family Archive - The Morning Singing O

Jackson C. Frank - My Name Is Carnival


The Yung’uns - Rolling Down The River

Shirley Collins & The Albion Country Band - Poor Murdered Woman

Martin Carthy - The Bedmaking


Jez Lowe - The Pitmen Poets

The Copper Family - Good Ale

Steve Tilston - Daylight Rising


MG Boulter - Clifftown 

The Imagined Village & Billy Bragg - England Half English Meets John Barleycorn

Boo Hewerdine - Bell, Book & Candle


Troubadour Rose - Find A Arrow

Lucy O’Driscoll - Cuckoo 

Gilmore & Roberts - Hunter Man


Wizz Jones - The Man With The Banjo

Nancy Wallace - The Chill of Winter Seas

Martha Tilston - Red

Derroll Adams - Ramblin’ Boy


Bridget St. John - Autumn Lullaby

Davy Graham - My Babe

Cara Dillon - P Stands For Paddy


Phil Burdett - Meteorite

John Wesley Harding - The Triumph of Trash

Jackie Leven - Poortoun

Fresh As… Episode 26

Fresh As… Episode 26

February 13, 2022

The songs: 

Johnny Cash - Personal Jesus

Bruce Springsteen - Nebraska

Norma Waterson - God Loves a Drunk


Dump - Morning Morning

M.G. Boulter - Davey’s Drugs

Paul Heaton - 10 Lessons In Love


Matt Keating - Candy Valentine

Tim Hardin - If I Were a Carpenter

Darren Hayman - I Taught You How To Dance


Chris Davison - Antidote To Rock and Roll

Pog - The Smell of Teatime

BMX Bandits - The Road of Love Is Paved with Banana Skins


Ducktails - Hamilton Road

Dean Wareham - As Much As It Was Worth

The Surfing Magazines - Sports Bar


The Courettes - The Boy I Love

The Detroit Cobras - He Did It

Compulsive Gamblers - Stop & Think It Over


Those Pretty Wrongs - Ain’t Nobody But Me

The Pink Stones - Blueberry Dream

John Bennett & Dan Turner - New Western Approaches


Jeffrey Lewis - You’re Invited

Reigning Sound - Lonely Ghost

The Bevis Frond - Everyone Rise


Pete Astor - Really Something

The Hillmisters - Baby I’m a Dinosaur

The Jazz Butcher - Time


Silver Jews - Suffering Jukebox

Vincent K - Never Feeling

Tumbledryer Babies - My Life, The Open Wound


Mogwai - Ritchie Sacramento

Teenage Fanclub - Same Place, Different Place
Yo La Tengo - I Heard You Looking

Fresh As… A Fab Sunday Morning

Fresh As… A Fab Sunday Morning

December 20, 2021

Join Tom Burgess for a very special Beatles request special.


The songs:


The Magical Mystery Tour



Baby’s In Black (For Simon Bromide)


I Wanna Be Your Man (For Daniel Senior)

What Goes On (For Chris Davison)

Getting Better (For Andi Schurer)


And Your Bird Can Sing (For Russ Cottee)

All You Need Is Love (For Ken Willingale)

Rainy Day Woman 12 & 35

George Harrison - Wah Wah (For Steve Taylor)


Ringo Starr - Photograph (at Concert For George) (For Jo Schurer)

Everybody’s Got Something To Hide Except For Me & My Monkey (For Kev Daintree)

Golden Slumbers/Carry That Weight (For Emmie Schurer)


Hold Me Tight

This Boy (For Cath O’Donaghue)

I Should’ve Known Better

I’ll Follow The Sun


For No One (For For George Monk)

She’s Leaving Home (For Liz Swanson)

Back In The USSR


John Lennon - #9 Dream (For Martin Cutmore)

You Know My Name (Look Up The Number) (For Daryl Easlea)

Paul McCartney - Seize The Day


Helter Skelter

While My Guitar Gently Weeps (For Sue Prior)

Norwegian Wood (This Bird Has Flown)

Old Brown Shoe

George Talks About a Solo Album

All Things Must Pass (Let It Be Rehearsals)

George Harrison - All Things Must Pass


Jessie’s Dream

Penny Lane

Being For The Benefit of Mr. Kite (abandoned)

It’s All Too Much

Strawberry Fields Forever


The Ballad of John & Yoko

I Will

(You’ve Got To) Hide Your Love Away


Don’t Let Me Down

The One After 909

Get Back


Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band (Reprise)

Fresh As… With Emmie Schurer: Bonfires on the Heath

Fresh As… With Emmie Schurer: Bonfires on the Heath

November 8, 2021

Join Emmie Schurer for a smouldering end to the week. She'll be igniting some sonic flames into your ears! Expect country-noir, psych-folk, autumnal ambience and dazzling dream pop diffusions.

The songs:

The Clientele - Bonfires On The Heath

Rozi Plain - Inner Circle

Nina Simone - Keeper Of The Flame


Ultimate Painting - Out In The Cold

Galaxie 500 - Cold Night

Purple Mountains - Darkness and Cold


Case/Lang/Viers - Honey and Smoke

Richard Hawley - Ashes On The Fire

Marissa Nadler - Firecrackers


Frazey Ford - Firecracker

Neko Case - Maybe Sparrow

Laura J Martin - Fire Horse


First Aid Kit - Fireworks 

Elvis Costello - Indoor Fireworks

Pete Astor & The Holy Road - Guy Fawkes Night


Izzy Bizu - Trees and Fire

I Am Oak - On Trees and Birds and Fire

Jeffrey Lewis - The Singing Tree


Laura Marling - Wild Fire

The Lucky Strikes - The Beast Burnt Down

Boss Caine - Keep The Homefires Burning


Adrianne Lenker - Anything

Yo La Tengo - Ashes

Beach House - Myth


Siouxsie and the Banshees - Fireworks

Sonic Youth - Incinerate


Slowdive - Falling Ashes

Alvvays - Dreams Tonite


BMX Bandits - Fireworks

Fresh As… Episode 21: Soldier Initiates Tooth Extraction

Fresh As… Episode 21: Soldier Initiates Tooth Extraction

October 25, 2021

The songs:


The Jazz Butcher - Southern Mark Smith (Big Return)

Tom Paley - Sporting Life Blues

Mississippi John Hurt - Since I’ve Laid My Burden Down


Mance Lipscomb - ‘Bout a Spoonful

Peter Bruntnell - Black Window

Billy Bragg/Wilco - Way Over Yonder in the Minor Key


Paul Westerberg - Mr. Rabbit

Orange Juice - What Presence?!

Matthew Sweet - Sick of Myself


Frank Black - Headache

Invaders - No Soul

Son of Buff - Half Nelson

Michael Beach - Straight Spines


Courtney Barnett - Smile Real Nice

Parquet Courts - These Boots Are Made For Walking

Yo La Tengo - Mr. Tough


Derroll Adams - Freight Train Blues

Wizz Jones - The Man With a Banjo

My First Tooth - Sleet & Snow


M.G. Boulter - Clifftown

The Beautiful South - Don’t Stop Moving

Phil Burdett - They Watered My Whiskey Down


Jackie Leven - Call Mother a Lonely Field

Neil Young & Crazy Horse - The Days That Use To Be

Dave Dulake - Sad Little Number One


Big Thief - Certainty

Bedouine - One of These Days

Laura Marling - Strange Girl


Wilco - Summer Teeth

Pete Astor - My Right Hand

Real Estate - Days

Lightships - Sweetness In Her Spark


The Jazz Butcher - Just Like Betty Page

Fresh As…

Fresh As…

September 14, 2021

Tom has been terrible at uploading podcasts lately... 

The songs:

Martin Carthy - The Trees They Do Grow High

Courtney Barnett & Billy Bragg - Sunday Morning

Mountain Man - Around and Around


Kimberley Rew & Lee Cave-Berry - Kingdom of Love

Anton Barbeau - Cowbell Camembert

Robyn Hitchcock - The Cheese Alarm


Hiss Golden Messenger - Jenny of the Roses

Sufjan Stevens & Angelo De Augustine - Cimmerian Shade

Matt Berry - Take My Hand


Smog - Morality

Sam Forrest - Better Than Nothing

Telstar Ponies - Side Netting


The Clint Boon Experience - Do What You Do (Earworm Song)

Dump - Into Fall

Mogwai - With Portfolio


Squirrel Nut Zippers - Hell

The Pastels - Nothing To Be Done

Belle & Sebastian - The State That I Am In


Alessi’s Ark - Stray

Plantman - A Quieter Place

The Tumbledryer Babies - Pensioner’s Hands


The Lemonheads - If I Could Talk I’d Tell You

Eels - Last Stop: This Town

John Shuttleworth - Two Margarines


Kurt Vile - Runner Ups

Silver Apples - Oscillations

Peter Bruntnell - Little Lorelei


Wilco - If I Ever Was a Child

Television - Venus

Bob Collum & The Welfare Mothers - Little Johnny Shotgun


The Hillmisters - Stars

Tracey Thorn - Kentish Town

Teenage Fanclub - Endless Arcade

Teenage Fanclub - I’m More Inclined

Fresh As…with Emmie Schurer: Rivers, Mountains & How It Feels To Be Free

Fresh As…with Emmie Schurer: Rivers, Mountains & How It Feels To Be Free

August 15, 2021

Join Emmie Schurer for a wanderlusting special. With an eclectic panorama of songs from around the world that celebrate the open road and how it feels to be free. Expect jaunting jazz equations, lazy river blues, mountain-inspired ragtime guitar and mélanges of sweet folk harmonies.


The songs:

Medeski, Martin & Wood - Let’s Go Everywhere

Doc Watson - Black Mountain Rag

Fierce Flowers - Song To The Open Road


Nat Adderley - Scrambled Eggs

Sister Rosetta Tharpe - Down By The Riverside

Miriam Makeba - Table Mountain


Stan Getz - Menina Moca

Wiillie Bobo - Grazing In The Grass

Mose Allison - Wild Man on the Loose


Woodie Guthrie - Pastures of Plenty

Bob Dylan - Talkin’ Bear Mountain Picnic Massacre Blues

Bowling Green John Cephas & Harmonica Phil Wiggins - Guitar & Harmonica Rag


Marie Laforet, Henri Crolla et Andre Hodier - Saint Tropez Blues

Eileen - Ces bottes sont faites pour marcher

Norma Tanega - Walkin’ My Cat Named Dog


The Doors - Peace Frog

Jack Kerouac - Reading from On the Road

The Dave Brubeck Quartet - River, Stay ‘way From My Door


Gene Vincent - Up a Lazy River

Roger Miller - King of the Road

Wanda Jackson - Sparkling Brown Eyes


Eric Weissberg & Marshall Brickman - Fire on the Mountain

The Kinks - Mountain Woman

Neil Young - Cripple Creek Ferry


Lightnin’ Hopkins & Sonny Terry - Take a Trip With Me

Jimi Hendrix - Hear My Train a Comin’

Jimi Hendrix - Voodoo Chile (Slight Return)


Tom Burgess - Mountain Rain

Bert Jansch - Wild Mountain Thyme

The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makes - Mountain Dew


Travel by Edna St. Vincent Millay

Vashti Bunyan - Train Song

Malvina Reynolds - Little Boxes


Stefan Grossman - Nobody’s Business

Jeffrey Lewis & Diane Cluck - Travel Light

Townes Van Zandt - I’ll Be Here In The Morning

Nina Simone - I Wish I Knew How It Would Feel To Be Free

Fresh As… with Emmie Schurer

Fresh As… with Emmie Schurer

July 19, 2021

Join Emmie Schurer for a delectable breakfast of morning musical sunshine. I'll be embracing world music from The Sahara to Ceredigion. Expect bracing Brazillian beats, saxophone sensationalists, Mali blues, Ethiopian grooves and intriguing insertions of Indian string music, flamenco guitar and sun-scorched instrumentals.


Medeski, Martin & Wood - Where’s The Music?


Galt MacDermot - Let the Sunshine In

Girma Beyene and Akale Wube - Enken Yelelebesh

Songhoy Blues and Iggy Pop - Sahara



Miriam Makeba - For What It’s Worth

Le Coeur Au Bout Des Doigts - Jacqueine Taieb

Booker T. & the M.G’s - Sunny



Willie Bobo - Spanish Grease

The Martini’s - Hung Over

Hot 8 Brass Band - Sexual Healing (Me&You re-edit)



Tony Allen - Moanin’

The Zombies - Summertime

Wes Montgomery - Bumpin’ On Sunset



James Ray - I’ve Got My Mind Set On You

John Denver - Eleanor Rigby

Nina Simone - Here Comes The Sun



The Staple Singers - Respect Yourself

Van Morrison - Sweet Thing

Friends of Dean Martinez - Wichita Lineman



Beck - Tropicalia

Os Mutantes - Panis Et Circenses

The Bees - A Minha Menina



John Cameron - Troublemaker

The 5th Dimension - Feelings’ Alright?

Traffic - Glad



Camille Yarbrough - Take Yo’ Praise

Snowboy & The Latin Section  - Bella Bella


Osibisa - Sunshine Day

Rotary Connection and Millie Riperton  - I Am the Black Gold of The Sun

Pepe Habichuela and the Bollywood Strings - Yerbaguena Occidente


The 5th Dimension - Let The Sunshine In (Reprise)

Fresh As… Episode 17: Boxes and Boxes and Boxes

Fresh As… Episode 17: Boxes and Boxes and Boxes

June 20, 2021

The songs:

The Diamond Family Archive - The Morning Singing O

Bert Jansch & John Renbourne - Soho

Peter Bruntnell - Mutha

Phil Burdett - People Only Die In Cartoons

Bob Collum - Across A Crowded Room

Kimberley Rew - Life Itself

Woods - Waiting Around For A New Me

Jeff Tweedy - Guess Again

Cusack - Car Keys

Emma Swift - The Man In Me

The Arlenes - Baby Brother

Teenage Fanclub - I Need Direction (acoustic)

Blue Vinyl Island - Holy Night

Chris Davison - Antidote To Rock & Roll

Micky Denny - Angry

My First Tooth - Orchards

The Severed Limb - Kill You

Mark Wynn - I Feel Nothing

George Harrison - Deep Blue

Roy Orbison - Go Go Go

Tom Petty - Flirting With Time

David Bowie - Kooks

Old Lost John - Scarecrow

Jeffrey Lewis - Now We’ve Beat That Stupid Virus We Can Get Back To Our Stupid Lives

First Aid Kit - Emmylou

Robin Pecknold (feat. Ed Droste) - I’m Losing Myself

Glen Hansard & Markéta Irglová - Falling Slowly

Pete Astor - Really Something

Pseudosix - Run Rebel

Ultimate Painting - Ultimate Painting

Big Thief - UFOF

Diane Cluck - Ink & Needles

Jackie Leven - Kings of Infinite Space

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