Episode 126: The Sell Out

April 24, 2014 at 8:41 pm (Uncategorized) (, , , , , , , )

This is the one-hundred-and-twenty-sixth edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. You can also listen via Mixcloud here. This show is a guest slot introduced by Rebsie Fairholm and Daniel Staniforth of Alchymical Muse. The feature album is ‘Me Oh My’ by Cate Le Bon, the 2009 debut album by this very talented artist from Wales. There’s also lots more new, old and unusual music. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 1 hour and 39 minutes. Downloaded file is 90.9 MB.

1. Hole in the Sky (4:49) - North Sea Radio Orchestra (Taken from the album ‘North Sea Radio Orchestra; see www.nsro.co.uk)

2. At Dawn (Vogel) (4:16) – Pantaleimon (Taken from the album ‘Heart of the Sun’; see www.pantaleimon.com)

3. Horse Heart (6:06) – Lüüp (Taken from the album ‘Meadow Rituals; see www.luupband.com)

4. One Mile Below (3:01) – Siouxsie (Taken from the album ‘Mantaray’; see www.vamp.org/Siouxsie)

5. Titanium Girl (3:27) – The Humans (Taken from the album ‘Sugar Rush; see toyahwillcox.com/thehumans/)

6. Terror of the Man (4:37) – Cate Le Bon (Taken from the album ‘Me Oh My’; see www.catelebon.com)

7. The Dark-Haired Girl (2:49) – Méav (Taken from the album ‘Silver Sea; see www.meav.ie)

8. Grey Stone (4:14) – Emily Portman (Taken from the album ‘The Glamoury; see www.emilyportman.co.uk)

9. Rad (3:58) – Faun (Taken from the album ‘Totem’; see www.faune.de)

10. Shoeing the Bones (3:39) – Cate Le Bon (Taken from the album ‘Me Oh My’; see www.catelebon.com)

As part of the feature, ‘The 80s Weren’t All Rubbish You Know!’ …

11. Dog Eat Dog (5:15) – Adam & the Ants (Taken from the album ‘Kings of the Wild Frontier’; see www.adam-ant.net)

12. I Lost Something in the Hills (3:28) – Sibylle Baier (Taken from the album ‘Colour Green’; see www.sibyllebaier.com)

13. Me Oh My (3:48) – Cate Le Bon (Taken from the album ‘Me Oh My’; see www.catelebon.com)

14. Biggy (5:55) – Warpaint (Taken from the album ‘Warpaint’; see warpaintwarpaint.com)

15. Artemis Rise (4:49) – Dali’s Car (Taken from the album ‘InGladAloneness; see www.discogs.com/artist/59922-Dalis-Car)

16. Horses (3:15) – Cherbourg (Taken from the album ‘Last Chapter of Dreaming’; see myspace.com/cherbourgmusic)

17. Belle Dame Sans Merci (4:49) – Faun (Taken from the album ‘Buch der Balladen’; see www.faune.de)

18. Cup of Joy (Colin Potter Remix) (13:20) – Fovea Hex (Taken from the album ‘Here is Where We Used to Sing’ bonus EP ‘Three Beams’; see www.janetrecords.com)

Many thanks to Epileptic Gibbon for entrusting us with another guest slot. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!) or if you want to have your say on anything else connected to this podcast. If you want to keep up to date with news about this podcast, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. Eppy will be back for the next episode.

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Episode 121: Best of 2013, Top 30 Countdown Pt 2

February 9, 2014 at 2:45 pm (Uncategorized) (, , , , , , , , )

This is the 121st edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. You can also listen via Mixcloud here. This is part two of my review of 2013 and I’m counting down my favourite 30 albums of last year, this time focusing on the albums at numbers 20-11. There’s no feature album this time but instead you’ll hear tracks from 10 fantastic albums on this show. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 1 hour and 43 minutes. Downloaded file is 94.1 MB.

1. A Chattering of Birds (3:38) – Paul Mosley (Taken from the album ‘A Chattering of Birds; see www.paulmosley.com/www.facebook.com/paulmosleysongs & folkwit.com/artists/paul-mosley)

2. King of Birds (4:05) – Paul Mosley (Taken from the album ‘A Chattering of Birds; see www.paulmosley.com/www.facebook.com/paulmosleysongs & folkwit.com/artists/paul-mosley)

3. In the Green Wild (4:08) – Julia Holter (Taken from the album ‘Loud City Song; see www.juliashammasholter.com/ & www.facebook.com/pages/Julia-Holter/153196178042232)

4. Hello Stranger (6:17) – Julia Holter (Taken from the album ‘Loud City Song; see www.juliashammasholter.com/ & www.facebook.com/pages/Julia-Holter/153196178042232)

5. Little Neutrino (3:31) – I Am Your Autopilot (Taken from the album ‘The Stillness of the Sea’; see www.iamyourautopilot.com/, iamyourautopilot.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/IAmYourAutopilot)

6. The Stillness of the Sea (4:10) – I Am Your Autopilot (Taken from the album ‘The Stillness of the Sea’; see www.iamyourautopilot.com/, iamyourautopilot.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/IAmYourAutopilot)

7. Bring her back (3:18) – Sharks Took The Rest (Taken from the album ‘Too Late For Logic; see www.sharkstooktherest.com/, sharkstooktherest.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/sharkstooktherest)

8. Sleeping conniptions (3:40) – Sharks Took The Rest (Taken from the album ‘Too Late For Logic; see www.sharkstooktherest.com/, sharkstooktherest.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/sharkstooktherest)

9. That Would Appear to be That (4:17) – Matt Baber (Taken from the album ‘Outskirts’; see troopersforsound.com/catalogue/outskirts/ & mattbaber.bandcamp.com/album/outskirts)

10. Beta Max (4:18) – Matt Baber (Taken from the album ‘Outskirts’; see troopersforsound.com/catalogue/outskirts/ & mattbaber.bandcamp.com/album/outskirts)

11. Large groups of men (4:28) – Schnauser (Taken from the album ‘Where Business Meets Fashion’; see www.schnauser.co.uk/, schnauser.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/SchnauserMusic?fref=ts)

12. Waterloo Teeth (3:44) – Schnauser (Taken from the album ‘Where Business Meets Fashion’; see www.schnauser.co.uk/, schnauser.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/SchnauserMusic?fref=ts)

13. Fold 3 (4:25) – J. B. Thirwell (Taken from the album ‘The Exquisite Corpse Game’; see www.thegenepool.co.uk/items/1108.htm & www.foetus.org/)

14. Fold 4 (3:43) – Kavus Torabi (Taken from the album ‘The Exquisite Corpse Game’; see www.thegenepool.co.uk/items/1108.htm & www.knifeworld.co.uk/)

15. Green Garden (4:10) – Laura Mvula (Taken from the album ‘Sing To The Moon’; see www.lauramvula.com/home & en-gb.facebook.com/lauramvulamusic)

16. Diamonds (3:14) – Laura Mvula (Taken from the album ‘Sing To The Moon’; see www.lauramvula.com/home & en-gb.facebook.com/lauramvulamusic)

17. Prototypes (5:55) – Random Jon Poole (Taken from the album ‘Random Jon Poole; see randomjonpoole.bandcamp.com/album/random-jon-poole-2013 & www.facebook.com/RandomJonPoole)

18. P-S-Y-C-H-O-S-I-S Spells The End (6:14) – Random Jon Poole (Taken from the album ‘Random Jon Poole; see randomjonpoole.bandcamp.com/album/random-jon-poole-2013 & www.facebook.com/RandomJonPoole)

19. Shimmering Song (2:40) – Nancy Elizabeth (Taken from the album ‘Dancing’; see nancyelizabeth.bandcamp.com/album/dancing, nancyelizabeth.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/nancybeep)

20. Heart (4:06) – Nancy Elizabeth (Taken from the album ‘Dancing’; see nancyelizabeth.bandcamp.com/album/dancing, nancyelizabeth.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/nancybeep)

Many thanks to all listeners and musicians. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!), if you’d like to guess what albums will end up in my top 10 of 2013, or if you want to have your say on anything else connected to this podcast. If you want to keep up to date with news about this podcast, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. I will be back in around two weeks when I’ll be continuing my review of 2013 with the aforementioned third part of this countdown of my favourite albums from last year, looking at the albums I placed in my top 10. It’s going to be a corker so I hope to see you back for that.

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Episode 120: Best of 2013, Top 30 Countdown Pt 1

January 26, 2014 at 4:09 pm (Uncategorized) (, , , , , , , , )

This is the 120th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. You can also listen via Mixcloud here. This is part one of my review of 2013 and I’m counting down my favourite 30 albums of last year, this time focusing on the albums at numbers 30-21. There’s no feature album this time but instead you’ll hear tracks from 10 fantastic albums on this show. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 2 hours and 4 minutes. Downloaded file is 113.6 MB.

1. Cold Earth (3:43) – Boards of Canada (Taken from the album ‘Tomorrow’s Harvest; see boardsofcanada.com/vinyl-reissues/ & en-gb.facebook.com/boardsofcanada)

2. Palace Posy (4:06) – Boards of Canada (Taken from the album ‘Tomorrow’s Harvest; see boardsofcanada.com/vinyl-reissues/ & en-gb.facebook.com/boardsofcanada)

3. Disclosure (3:49) – Godsticks (Taken from the album ‘The Envisage Conundrum; see godsticks.co.uk/home & www.facebook.com/pages/GODSTICKS/67381648840)

4. Borderstomp ~ Part 2 (Blind) (5:54) – Godsticks (Taken from the album ‘The Envisage Conundrum; see godsticks.co.uk/home & www.facebook.com/pages/GODSTICKS/67381648840)

5. Part 4 (3:34) – The Fierce and the Dead (Taken from the album ‘Spooky Action’; see www.fierceandthedead.com/, thefierceandthedead.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/fierceandthedead?fref=ts)

6. Spooky Action (3:16) – The Fierce and the Dead (Taken from the album ‘Spooky Action’; see www.fierceandthedead.com/, thefierceandthedead.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/fierceandthedead?fref=ts)

7. Ghosts at the Feast (4:24) – Kimara Sajn (Taken from the album ‘Daybreak/Epigram; see www.precognitiverecords.com/)

8. Spirals Down the Lazy River (7:57) – Kimara Sajn (Taken from the album ‘Daybreak/Epigram; see www.precognitiverecords.com/)

9. Mondo Profondo 1 (5:37) – Karda Estra (Taken from the album ‘Mondo Profondo’ & also available on a special edition 2-on-1 CD ‘Mondo Profondo/New Worlds’; see www.kardaestra.co.uk/, kardaestra.bandcamp.com/album/mondo-profondo-2, www.thegenepool.co.uk/items/1139.htm & www.facebook.com/pages/Karda-Estra/67051130804)

10. Mondo Profondo 2 (8:43) – Karda Estra (Taken from the album ‘Mondo Profondo’ & also available on a special edition 2-on-1 CD ‘Mondo Profondo/New Worlds’; see www.kardaestra.co.uk/, kardaestra.bandcamp.com/album/mondo-profondo-2, www.thegenepool.co.uk/items/1139.htm & www.facebook.com/pages/Karda-Estra/67051130804)

11. Letters (5:55) – Judy Dyble (Taken from the album ‘Flow and Change’; see judydyble.com/, itunes.apple.com/gb/artist/judy-dyble/id73688201 & www.facebook.com/pages/Judy-Dybles-Newborn-Strangers/126882790740456)

12. Wintersong (4:02) – Judy Dyble (Taken from the album ‘Flow and Change’; see judydyble.com/, itunes.apple.com/gb/artist/judy-dyble/id73688201 & www.facebook.com/pages/Judy-Dybles-Newborn-Strangers/126882790740456)

13. My Empty Head (6:43) – Flicker (Taken from the album ‘How Much Are You Willing To Forget?; see flicker-band.bandcamp.com/, www.thegenepool.co.uk/items/1271.htm & www.facebook.com/Flickersound)

14. Is This Real Life? (6:35) – Flicker (Taken from the album ‘How Much Are You Willing To Forget?; see flicker-band.bandcamp.com/, www.thegenepool.co.uk/items/1271.htm & www.facebook.com/Flickersound)

15. Red Handkerchiefs (3:48) – Trwbador (Taken from the album ‘Trwbador’; see trwbador.co.uk/, owletmusic.greedbag.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/trwbador)

16. Mountain (4:07) – Trwbador (Taken from the album ‘Trwbador’; see trwbador.co.uk/, owletmusic.greedbag.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/trwbador)

17. Carousel (11:49) – Lifesigns (Taken from the album ‘Lifesigns; see www.lifesigns.me/, www.cherryred.co.uk/shopexd.asp?id=3965 & www.facebook.com/Signslife)

18. Chic Hippo (13:24) – Henry Fool (Taken from the album ‘Men Singing’; see www.henryfool.com/www.burningshed.com/store/henryfool/ & www.facebook.com/pages/Henry-Fool/535600633125755)

Many thanks to all listeners and musicians. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!) or if you want to have your say on anything else connected to this podcast. If you want to keep up to date with news about this podcast, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. I will be back in around two weeks when I’ll be continuing my review of 2013 with the second part of this countdown of my favourite albums from last year, looking at the albums I placed at numbers 20-11. I hope to see you back for that.

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Episode 119: The Mauritius Penny

January 13, 2014 at 10:59 pm (Uncategorized) (, , , , , , )

This is the 119th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. You can also listen via Mixcloud here. This is a packed show featuring lots and lots of music, including a preview of a couple of the acts appearing at EppyFest 3 in July. This show’s feature album is ‘Recurring Dreams’ by Europeans, plus there’s lots more interesting music to hear on this show. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 2 hours and 32 minutes. Downloaded file is 138.6 MB.

1. For Sleeping Angels (4:33) – Marvin B. Naylor (Single available to buy online via marvinbnaylormusic.bandcamp.com/track/for-sleeping-angels; see also marvinbnaylor.com/ & folkwit.com/artists/marvin-b-naylor)

2. Our Prayer (1:10) – The Beach Boys (Taken from the album ‘20/20; see www.thebeachboys.com/)

3. Mirador (4:38) – North Atlantic Oscillation (Taken from the album ‘Fog Electric; see www.naoband.com/fogelectric/, www.kscopemusic.com/northatlanticoscillation/, & en-gb.facebook.com/northatlanticoscillation)

4. Clay (4:32) – Sand (Taken from the album ‘Sand’; see www.sandtheband.com/ & www.kscopemusic.com/2013/10/28/sand-the-debut-album-from-new-project-by-sam-healy-north-atlantic-oscillation/)

5. Fading Ghosts Of Yesterday (4:31) – Fractal Mirror (Taken from the album ‘Strange Attractors; see www.fractalmirror.net/, fractalmirror.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/fractal.mirror)

As part of the feature, ‘The 80s Weren’t All Rubbish You Know!’ …

6. Don’t Give Your Heart To Anybody (6:02) – Europeans (Taken from the album ‘Recurring Dreams’; see www.marillion.com/shop/albums/euros-recurring.htm & www.theeuropeans.co.uk/RecurringDreams.htm)

7. Red (5:16) – Eska (Taken from the ‘Gatekeeper EP; see www.eskaonline.com/, eskaonline.bandcamp.com/album/gatekeeper-ep & www.facebook.com/eskaonline)

8. Frame and Glass (8:06) – Mike Kershaw (Taken from the forthcoming album Ice age; see mikekershaw.bandcamp.com/, www.kershmusic.com/home & www.facebook.com/pages/Mike-Kershaw/144511622309101)

9. The Colour of You (4:21) – Paul Mallyon (Taken from the album ‘Coming Home; see www.cdbaby.com/cd/paulmallyon & itunes.apple.com/us/album/coming-home/id790705969)

10. RVB7 (3:57) – Miriodor (Taken from the album ‘Cobra Fakir’; see miriodor.com/wp/, cuneiformrecords.bandcamp.com/album/cobra-fakir & itunes.apple.com/gb/album/cobra-fakir/id687622586)

11. All in (3:53) – White Crane (Taken from the album ‘Good luck then, yours truly’; see whitecrane.bandcamp.com/music & www.facebook.com/whitecraneband)

12. I Like It, I’m Into It (4:08) – The Fierce And The Dead (Taken from the album ‘Spooky Action’; see www.fierceandthedead.com/, thefierceandthedead.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/fierceandthedead?fref=ts)

13. Juniper Suite (4:52) – Gryphon (Taken from the album ‘Gryphon; see www.gaudela.net/gryphon/ & www.facebook.com/pages/Gryphon/32198493447)

14. Bonsai Times (3:20) – French For Cartridge (Taken from the album ‘We Humans’; see frenchforcartridge.com/ & www.facebook.com/FrenchForCartridge?fref=ts)

15. Cherries (2:00) – Jez Butler (Taken from the album ‘The Lighter Side Of Concrete’; see www.boum.co.uk/disques-boum/concrete-album/)

16. Conifer Drive (3:54) – I Am Your Autopilot (Taken from the album ‘The Stillness of the Sea’; see www.iamyourautopilot.com/, iamyourautopilot.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/IAmYourAutopilot)

17. Heart on Fire (5:57) – Kimara Sajn (Taken from the album ‘Daybreak/Epigram; see www.precognitiverecords.com/)

18. Red Dust (6:24) – Matt Baber (Taken from the album ‘Outskirts’; see troopersforsound.com/catalogue/outskirts/ & mattbaber.bandcamp.com/album/outskirts)

19. Boca Del Cielo (4:01) – Rael Jones (Taken from the album ‘Mandrake; see raeljones.bandcamp.com/releasesitunes.apple.com/gw/album/mandrake/id717189537 & www.thegenepool.co.uk/items/1194.htm)

20. You Keep Flooding in (3:17) – Beccy Owen (Taken from the album ‘IMAGO’; see www.beccyowenmusic.com/, beccyowen.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/pages/beccy-owen/31564107347)

21. Bedlam Boys (5:37) – Magicfolk & Kim Thompsett (Single available to buy online via www.cdbaby.com/cd/magicfolk5 or itunes.apple.com/gb/album/bedlam-boys-single/id737278378; see also www.magicfolk.co.uk/www.facebook.com/pages/Magicfolk/21893330790)

22. The Present Day (3:28) – Paul Mallyon (Taken from the album ‘Coming Home; see www.cdbaby.com/cd/paulmallyon & itunes.apple.com/us/album/coming-home/id790705969)

23. Automatic Day (5:58) – Little Atlas (Taken from the album ‘Automatic Day; see www.littleatlas.com/, 10trecords.com/artists/genres/progressive-experimental/little-atlas/discography/ & www.facebook.com/littleatlas?fref=ts)

24. Trepidation in Jewelry (7:12) – Fran Dagostino Band (Free download available from www.macjams.com/song/10171; see also frandagostino.com/. This track is played in tribute to Fran who recently passed away)

25. Apple Witch (4:06) – Regal Worm (Taken from the album ‘Use And Ornament; see regalworm.bandcamp.com/, www.burningshed.com/store/progressive/product/99/5254/ & www.facebook.com/regalworm?fref=ts)

26. Morning Sentinel (2:32) – Regal Worm (Taken from the album ‘Use And Ornament; see regalworm.bandcamp.com/, www.burningshed.com/store/progressive/product/99/5254/ & www.facebook.com/regalworm?fref=ts)

27. West Arm (4:45) – Idmonster (Taken from the album ‘Be more like water; see pendle.virb.com/idmonster, knittedcat.co.uk/ & www.amazon.co.uk/Be-More-Like-Water-Idmonster/dp/B00FFNLDWG)

28. Acid Rain (6:24) – Europeans (Taken from the album ‘Recurring Dreams’; see www.marillion.com/shop/albums/euros-recurring.htm & www.theeuropeans.co.uk/RecurringDreams.htm)

Many thanks to all listeners and musicians. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!) or if you want to have your say on anything else connected to this podcast. If you want to keep up to date with news about this podcast, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. I will be back for the next episode when I’ll be starting my review of 2013 with the first part of a countdown of my favourite albums from last year. I hope to see you back for that.

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Episode 117: The International Christmas Pudding

December 19, 2013 at 3:12 pm (Uncategorized) (, , , , , , , , )

This is the 117th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. The show will also be available via Mixcloud here. This show is a festive edition, featuring music that has some connection to Christmas, the Winter Solstice, Yuletide, or just the cold wintry season in general. To reflect this the feature album is ‘A Winter Gathering’ by Shauna Burns, plus there will be the usual diverse selection of styles and genres, including prog rock, electronica, chamber pop, jazz, folk and all sorts of other weird & wonderful music. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks from where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 2 hours. Downloaded file is 109.6 MB.

1. December Alone (4:31) – Earth Size Diamonds (Taken from the album, ‘Alien Science’; see earthsizediamonds.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/EarthSizeDiamonds)

2. Winter’s Song (4:10) – I Am Your Autopilot (Taken from the album ‘The Stillness of the Sea’; see www.iamyourautopilot.com/, iamyourautopilot.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/IAmYourAutopilot)

3. Melting (4:49) – All About Eve (Taken from the album ‘Iceland’; see julianneregan.com/julianneregan.com/welcome.html & www.goony.nl/aae/aae.htm)

4. Winter Star (2:35) – Shauna Burns (Taken from the album ‘A Winter Gathering’; see shaunaburns.com/music/ & www.facebook.com/shaunaburnsmusic; this track was provided by Mevio’s Music Alley – see www.musicalley.com/)

5. Endlessly (4:25) – Mercury Rev (Taken from the album ‘Deserter’s Songs’; see www.mercuryrev.com/ & www.facebook.com/MercuryRev?ref=ts)

6. It Hasn’t Happened Yet (3:50) – William Shatner (Taken from the album ‘Has Been’; see williamshatner.com/ws/)

7. Merry Christmas Joseph Suttle (3:14) – Thumpermonkey (Taken from the album Yottametre’; see thumpermonkey.bandcamp.com/ & www.thumpermonkey.com/)

8. Stop the Cavalry (3:10) – Marillion (Taken from the 2003 fan-club-only Christmas CD Say Cheese!’; see marillion.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/MarillionOfficial)

9. Snowbound (4:31) –  Genesis (Taken from the album ‘…And Then There Were Three…’; see www.genesis-music.com/ & www.facebook.com/genesis)

10. Petites Litanies De Jesus (4:18) – Keith Emerson (Taken from ‘The Christmas Album; see www.keithemerson.com/)

11. Carol of the Bells (3:52) – Shauna Burns (Taken from the album ‘A Winter Gathering’; see shaunaburns.com/music/ & www.facebook.com/shaunaburnsmusic; this track was provided by Mevio’s Music Alley – see www.musicalley.com/)

12. Winter Singing (4:44) – The Imagined Village (Taken from the album ‘Bending The Dark; see www.theimaginedvillage.com/, imaginedvillage.com/ & www.facebook.com/imaginedvillage)

13. Solstice (9:27) – Matt Berry (Taken from the album ‘Kill the Wolf’; see www.themattberry.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/mattberrymusic)

14. Winter Night (2:52) – Rhys Marsh (Taken from the EP ‘Suspended In A Weightless Wind’; see rhysmarsh.com/ & itunes.apple.com/us/album/suspended-in-weightless-wind/id696205037)

15. God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Take Five) (4:06) – Tobin Mueller (Taken from the album ‘Midwinter Born’; see www.tobinmueller.com/, www.cdbaby.com/cd/tobinmueller32 & itunes.apple.com/us/artist/tobin-mueller/id97659025)

16. O Christmas Tree (2:46) – John Stebbe (Free download available from www.macjams.com/artist/John+Stebbe; see also johnstebbe.webs.com/ & www.cdbaby.com/cd/johnstebbe2)

17. Winter Comes (3:04) – Alexander von Mehren (Taken from the album ‘Aéropop’; see www.vonmehren.com/, folkwit.com/artists/alexander-von-mehren & folkwitrecords.bandcamp.com/album/a-ropop)

18. Silent, Silent Night (5:36) – Mike Kershaw (Taken from the ‘Winter’ EP; see mikekershaw.bandcamp.com/, www.kershmusic.com/home & www.facebook.com/pages/Mike-Kershaw/144511622309101)

19. Silent Night (3:01) – Shauna Burns (Taken from the album ‘A Winter Gathering’; see shaunaburns.com/music/ & www.facebook.com/shaunaburnsmusic; this track was provided by Mevio’s Music Alley – see www.musicalley.com/)

20. Last Day of Winter (4:39) – i am robot and proud (Taken from the album ‘The Catch & Spring Summer Autumn Winter; see iamrobotandproud.bandcamp.com/album/the-catch-spring-summer-autumn-winter, www.robotandproud.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/iamrobotandproud)

21. I believe in Father Christmas (Music Box cover) (3:30) – Hannah Peel (Hannah’s version of this track does not seem to be legally available online anymore but for more information about Greg Lake see www.greglake.com/ and for Hannah Peel see www.hannahpeel.com/ & www.facebook.com/HannahPeelMusic)

22. Xmas Fantasy – Silent Night (6:14) – Fran Dagostino (Free download available from www.macjams.com/artist/ziti; see also frandagostino.com/www.facebook.com/pages/Fran-Dagostino-Band/146779183952)

23. A Winter’s Tale (3:42) – All About Eve (Taken from the album ‘Iceland’; see julianneregan.com/julianneregan.com/welcome.html & www.goony.nl/aae/aae.htm)

24.  A Christmas Credit Card (Christmas in My Dreams) (2:21) – Asparagus Apocalypse & David Kaminsky (Free download available from www.macjams.com/artist/Epileptic+Gibbon; see also www.macjams.com/artist/dwwave)

A merry Christmas and compliments of the season to all the musicians who contributed and to all listeners too. Send me comments if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!). If you want to keep up to date with news about the show, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. We’ll be back in January – there will be one show from Daniel and Rebsie and one from me, so we hope you’ll join us for those.

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Episode 107: Best of 2012; my top 21 countdown, pt1

July 28, 2013 at 7:42 pm (Uncategorized) (, , , , , , , , , )

This is the 107th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. You can also listen via Mixcloud here. This edition of the show represents the fourth of five of my rather delayed ‘Best of 2012′ shows, and finally features the first half of my top 21 countdown of my very favourite releases of last year (you’ll hear the second half on the next show). There’s no feature album this time around, just lots of great music from the UK, the US, Russia, & beyond. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 1 hour & 28 minutes. Downloaded file is 80.9 MB.

Please note: The tracks below are in order of appearance on the show, not in countdown order of my favourite albums of last year.  This show covers albums 21-11, with the next show covering albums 10-1.

1. Salvation II – Judgement Day (6:09) – Galahad (Taken from the album ‘Beyond the Realms of Euphoria’; see www.galahadonline.com/fr_news.cfmwww.facebook.com/pages/Galahad/216667625064912 & galahad1.bandcamp.com/)

2. Speak In Rounds (4:25) – Grizzly Bear (Taken from the album ‘Shields’; see grizzly-bear.net/ & www.facebook.com/grizzlybear)

3. Adelma (1:02) – Grizzly Bear (Taken from the album ‘Shields’; see grizzly-bear.net/ & www.facebook.com/grizzlybear)

4. Get Kalsi (5:42) – The Imagined Village (Taken from the album ‘Bending The Dark; see www.theimaginedvillage.com/, imaginedvillage.com/ & www.facebook.com/imaginedvillage)

5. Agape (6:55) – Dead Can Dance (Taken from the album Anastasis; see www.deadcandance.com/main/ & www.facebook.com/DeadCanDanceOfficial)

6. Sleeper Cell Anthem (6:15) – Thinking Plague (Taken from the album ‘Decline And Fall’; see www.generalrubric.com/thinkingplague/main.html, www.cuneiformrecords.com/bandshtml/thinking.html & www.facebook.com/pages/Thinking-Plague/171672812869502?fref=ts)

7. La Porte (4:24) – Neil Cowley Trio (Taken from the album ‘The Face Of Mount Molehill’; see www.neilcowleytrio.com/ & www.facebook.com/neilcowleytrio)

8. We Might Dance (2:50) – Caprice (Taken from the album ‘Girdenwodan (Part I)’; see prikosnovenie.com/groupes/capricek.htmlitunes.apple.com/gb/album/girdenwodan-part-i/id540922825 & www.facebook.com/capricemusic/info)

9. Birks of Aberfeldy (2:19) – Caprice (Taken from the album ‘Girdenwodan (Part I)’; see prikosnovenie.com/groupes/capricek.htmlitunes.apple.com/gb/album/girdenwodan-part-i/id540922825 & www.facebook.com/capricemusic/info)

10. Lamento Di Tristano (6:05) – Sheelanagig (Taken from the album ‘Cirque Insomnia’; see www.sheelanagig.co.uk/, sheelanagig.bandcamp.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/sheelanagigmusic)

11. Miracle Mile (8:23) – Andy Pickford (Taken from the album ‘Jera’; this album has been removed from general sale but for more details about possibly getting a copy see andypickfordmusic.webplus.net/apmcds.html; for more details about Andy’s music see andypickfordmusic.webplus.net/ & www.facebook.com/AndyPickfordMusic)

12. Flying (5:36) – The Addiction Dream (Taken from the album ‘Essence’; see theaddictiondream.bandcamp.com/, www.cdbaby.com/cd/theaddictiondream (please ignore what I say on the show – it is available on CD) & www.last.fm/music/The+Addiction+Dream)

13. Essence (3:49) – The Addiction Dream (Taken from the album ‘Essence’; see theaddictiondream.bandcamp.com/, www.cdbaby.com/cd/theaddictiondream & www.last.fm/music/The+Addiction+Dream)

14. Pig Sick (4:32) – PLANK! (Taken from the album ‘Animalism’; see planknation.bandcamp.com/album/animalism & www.facebook.com/Plankuk)

15. Thanks For The Mammary (3:28) – Asparagus Apocalypse (Free download available from www.macjams.com/artist/Epileptic+Gibbon)

Many thanks to everyone involved with this show, musicians and listeners alike. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!) or if you want to have your say on anything else connected to this podcast. If you want to keep up to date with news about the show, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. The next show will be part five (of five) of my review of 2012, when I’ll be counting down my top 10 releases of last year. I do hope you’ll come back for that.

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Episode 106: Best of 2012 Part 3

July 16, 2013 at 7:06 pm (Uncategorized) (, , , , , , , , , )

This is the 106th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. You can also listen via Mixcloud here. This edition of the show represents the third of my rather delayed ‘Best of 2012′ shows. There’s no feature album this time around, just lots of great music from the UK, the US, Australia, Poland, Belgium, Canada & beyond. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 1 hours & 55 minutes. Downloaded file is 105.2 MB.

1. The Original (4:47) – All India Radio (Taken from the album ‘Red Shadow Landing’; see www.allindiaradio.com.au/www.facebook.com/allindiaradiomusic & allindiaradio.bandcamp.com/)

2. Crumbling I (9:32) – Jamestown Pagans (Taken from the mini-album ‘Inheritance’; see jamestownpagans.bandcamp.com/, www.cdbaby.com/artist/JamestownPagans & www.facebook.com/jamestownpagans?ref=ts&fref=ts)

3. Gods and Demons (4:42) – Tonochrome (Taken from their self-titled EP; see tonochrome.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/tonochrome?fref=ts)

4. Between Earth & Heaven (4:08) – Laetitia Sadier (Taken from the album ‘Silencio; see www.dragcity.com/artists/laetitia-sadier & www.dragcity.com/products/silencio)

5. Sounds That Can’t Be Made (7:16) – Marillion (Taken from the album Sounds That Can’t Be Made; see www.marillion.com/ & www.facebook.com/MarillionOfficial)

6. Mary Celeste (5:44) – Gazpacho (Taken from the album ‘March Of Ghosts’; see www.gazpachoworld.com/, www.kscopemusic.com/gazpacho/marchofghosts/ & www.facebook.com/Gazpacho.Official.BandPage)

7. Tonal Colors (5:12) – Piotr Kurek (Taken from the album ‘Edena’; see www.piotrkurek.com/, piotrkurek.bandcamp.com/album/edena & www.facebook.com/pages/Piotr-Kurek/200229916692498)

8. Sameness (4:45) – Dementio13 (Taken from the album ‘El Lissitzky’; see dementio13.com/, dementio13.wordpress.com/ & www.facebook.com/Dementio13)

9. Pinkblueorangegeometric (4:52) – Pinklogik (Taken from the album Random Access Memory’; see pinklogik.wordpress.com/, pinklogik.bandcamp.com/www.facebook.com/pages/Pinklogik/509267029129891?ref=ts&fref=ts & freemusicarchive.org/music/Pinklogik/)

10. Rent (4:20) – Field Music (Taken from the album ‘Field Music Play…’; see www.field-music.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/fieldmusic)

11. Man On Wire (5:26) – Miss Emily Brown (Taken from the EP ‘Wire Wood Wind’; see emilybrownmusic.com/, missemilybrown.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/pages/Miss-Emily-Brown/125002222804)

12. Capsizing (9:10) – Diagonal (Taken from the album ‘The Second Mechanism’; see www.diagonalband.co.uk/Diagonal.html, diagonal.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/diagonalband)

13. Burn My Eyes (4:00) – Coralspin (Taken from the album ‘Honey and Lava’; see coralspin.com/, coralspin.bandcamp.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/coralspin)

14. Breaking Bad News // The Faces We Remember (6:54) – Battlestations (Taken from the album ‘In a Cold Embrace’; see music.battlestations.ws/ & www.facebook.com/Battlestations.music)

15. I Shall Consume Everything (9:26) – The Tea Club (Taken from the album ‘Quickly Quickly Quickly’; see www.theteaclub.net/, digital.theteaclub.net/album/quickly-quickly-quickly & www.facebook.com/pages/The-Tea-Club/135024363938)

Many thanks to everyone involved with this show, musicians and listeners alike. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!) or if you want to have your say on anything else connected to this podcast. If you want to keep up to date with news about the show, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. The next show will be part four (of four) of my review of 2012, when I’ll be counting down my favourite 21 releases of last year. I do hope you’ll come back for that.

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Episode 102: Prelude to the Best of 2012

May 21, 2013 at 1:45 pm (Uncategorized) (, , , , , , )

This is the 102nd edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. You can also listen via Mixcloud here. This edition of the show represents a mixture of a prelude to my forthcoming ‘Best of 2012′ shows, a look at a few of 2013′s new releases, and some bits & bobs that are here because, well, just because really. There’s no feature album this time around, just lots of great music from the UK, the US & Italy. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 2 hours & 15 minutes. Downloaded file is 124. 06 MB.

1. Beltaine (Calan Mai) (3:36) – Magicfolk (A 2012 single release which can be downloaded via www.magicfolk.co.uk/audio.htm; see also www.magicfolk.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/pages/Magicfolk/21893330790?fref=ts)

2. Banks Of The Nile (7:33) – Bryony Holden (Taken from the album Across The Purple Sky; see itunes.apple.com/gb/album/across-the-purple-sky/id638770109/ & www.facebook.com/Tinkerscussmusic?fref=ts)

As part of the feature, ‘The 80s Weren’t All Rubbish You Know!’ …

3. The Women Were Watching (4:22) – Anthony Phillips (Originally taken from the album ‘Invisible Men’ but I took it from the excellent compilation ‘Anthology’; see www.anthonyphillips.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/AnthonyPhillipsOfficial)

4. Sunny (2:41) – Jim Noir (Taken from the ‘Noir Club Sampler’, which is available via www.jimnoir.com/noirclubsplash/; see also www.facebook.com/JimNoirOfficial?fref=ts & soundcloud.com/jim-noir-random-electrics)

5. Englishman In Corridor (6:43) – Rhode Island (Taken from the album The Third Person; see rhodeisland.bandcamp.com/ & rhodeisland.bandcamp.com/album/the-third-person)

6. Better Days (3:03) – The Big I Am (Taken from the album ‘Collecting Skies’; see folkwit.com/artists/the-big-i-am, thebigiam1.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/thebigiam?fref=ts)

7. Tre Prezzi Brevi: (i) Flutter, (ii) In Mezzo, (iii) Snappy  (7:46) – Breznev Fun Club (Taken from the album L’onda Vertebrata : Lost + Found Vol.1; see production.altrock.it/prod2.asp?lang=ita_&id=99&id2=139 & www.facebook.com/pages/Breznev-Fun-Club/122126211199607?fref=ts)

8. Fiery Gun Hand (a cappella) (5:12) – David Minnick/The 180Gs (This is a cover of the song from the Cardiacs album, ‘Sing to God’ & can be downloaded via soundcloud.com/david-minnick; see also www.cardiacs.com/)

9. Minus (4:10) – Dementio13 (Taken from the album ‘El Lissitzky’; see dementio13.com/, dementio13.wordpress.com/ & www.facebook.com/Dementio13)

10. King Canoe (1:53) – The (Old) Grinding Young (Taken from ‘V.I.P. Single’; see theoldgrindingyoung.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/thegrindingyoung)

11. The Hunter (3:27) – Earth Size Diamonds (Taken from the album ‘In A Shrinking Forest’; see earthsizediamonds.bandcamp.com/album/in-a-shrinking-forest & www.facebook.com/EarthSizeDiamonds?ref=ts&fref=ts)

12. Out There (6:00) – Flicker (Taken from the album ‘How Much Are You Willing To Forget?’; see flicker-band.bandcamp.com/itunes.apple.com/us/album/how-much-are-you-willing-to/id545480340 & www.facebook.com/Flickersound?ref=ts)

13. The Awakening (6:33) – The Inner Road (Taken from the album ‘Ascension’; see www.inner-road.com/ & www.facebook.com/InnerRoad)

14. Someonehastakenmyshoesandtheyputtheminhell (1:58) – David Minnick/The 180Gs (Available to download via soundcloud.com/david-minnick/someonehastakenmyshoesandtheyp?in=david-minnick/sets/other-stuff)

15. Siren (8:54) – Tony Banks (Taken from the album ‘SIX Pieces For Orchestra’; see www.tonybanksmusic.co.uk/ & www.facebook.com/tonybanksofficial)

16. Passengers (4:28) – Shineback (Taken from the album ‘Rise Up Forgotten, Return Destroyed’ - you can download this track (& name your own price) from badelephant.bandcamp.com/album/passengers; see also www.shineback.org/, www.badelephant.co.uk/?page_id=2 & www.facebook.com/pages/Shineback/527980740573933)

17. · · · — — — · · · (5:50) – Hundred Waters (Taken from the album ‘Hundred Waters’; see www.hundred-waters.com/soundcloud.com/hundredwaters & www.facebook.com/100waters)

18. Boreal (3:56) – Hundred Waters (Taken from the album ‘Hundred Waters’; see www.hundred-waters.com/soundcloud.com/hundredwaters & www.facebook.com/100waters)

19. Monster (3:11) – Caution Elephant (This single is available to buy via m-s-b.bandcamp.com/track/monster & itunes.apple.com/gb/album/monster-single/id523123453?ign-mpt=uo%3D4; the band have apparently now split up but see www.facebook.com/cautionelephant for more details)

20. Famous Diplodocus (3:02) – Project Adorno (Taken from the album Shine Bright On Thursdays; see www.projectadorno.net/)

21. Sea Song (2:52) – Simon Bookish (Available to download via soundcloud.com/simonbookish; see also www.simonbookish.com/, simonbookish.bandcamp.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/simonbookish)

22. Sea Song (6:13) – Doves (Taken from the album ‘Lost Souls’; see www.doves.net/ & www.facebook.com/Doves)

23. We Humans (4:09) – French For Cartridge (This single is available to purchase via itunes.apple.com/gb/album/we-humans-single/id635896306 & is taken from the forthcoming album ‘We Humans’ which you can pre-order via frenchforcartridge.bigcartel.com/product/preorder-new-album-we-humans; see also frenchforcartridge.com/, www.youtube.com/frenchforcartridge & www.facebook.com/FrenchForCartridge)

24. Gong Hey Fat Choi (Olympians Remix) (3:42) – Quadrilles (Taken from the ‘Inuit’ EP; see quadrilles.bandcamp.com/album/inuit-ep, quadrilles.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/quadrilles)

Many thanks to everyone involved with this show, musicians and listeners alike. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!) or if you want to have your say on anything else connected to this podcast. If you want to keep up to date with news about the show, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. The next show is already sounding very interesting based on the provisional playlist, so I hope you’ll come back for that.

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Episode 100: A-Z Special

April 22, 2013 at 9:08 pm (Uncategorized) (, , , , , , , , , , )

This is the 100th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. You can also listen via Mixcloud here. This is a special edition of the show celebrating six years and 100 episodes of the podcast. Daniel Staniforth, Rebsie Fairholm & myself have between us selected 26 tracks, with each track by an artist or band representing a letter of the alphabet and covering the usual wide range of styles and genres, with music from all over the world. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 2 hours. Downloaded file is 110.1 MB.

1. Garden of Love (4:30) – Alchymical Muse (Taken from their forthcoming debut album ‘The Spark′; see www.alchymicalmuse.com/ & soundcloud.com/alchymical-muse)

2. Oh England my lionheart (3:12) – Kate Bush (Taken from the album  Lionheart; see www.katebush.com/)

3. Miri It Is (2:37) – Circulus (Taken from the album  The Lick on the Tip of an Envelope Yet to be Sent; see www.circulus.org/ & www.facebook.com/pages/CIRCULUS/157272170793)

4. Oil & The Water (4:00) – Death In Texas (Single available to buy from  deathintexas.bandcamp.com/; see also www.deathintexasmusic.com/ & www.facebook.com/deathintexas)

5. Lady In The Lake (3:54) – Elysian Fields (Taken from the album Bleed Your Cedar; see www.elysianmusic.com/, elysianfields.bandcamp.com/ & www.facebook.com/elysianfieldsnyc)

6. The Slaughter of the Innocents (5:11) – Firefly Burning (Taken from the album Lightships; see www.fireflyburning.co.uk/, firefly1.bandcamp.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/fireflyburning)

7. Morning song (3:15) – Charlotte Gainsbourg (Taken from the album 5:55; see www.charlottegainsbourg.com/ & www.facebook.com/charlottegainsbourg)

8. Dufwa (3:55) – Hedningarna (Taken from the album ‘Hippjokk’; see www.hedningarna.net/ & www.silence.se/hedningarna/)

9. Winter Singing (4:44) – The Imagined Village (Taken from the album Bending The Dark; see www.theimaginedvillage.com/ & www.facebook.com/imaginedvillage)

10. Escape from DS-3 (5:42) – Jolly (Taken from the album ‘Forty-Six Minutes, Twelve Seconds of Music’; see www.jollyband.com/news.html & www.facebook.com/JOLLYBAND)

11. Circle My Demise (3:19) – King Creosote (Taken from the album ‘Rocket D.I.Y.’; see www.kingcreosote.com/ & www.fencerecords.com/artists/king-creosote/)

12. Your Personal Infinity (4:44) – Leaving Richmond (Taken from the ‘The Bird and the Submarine’ EP; see leavingrichmond.tumblr.com/soundcloud.com/leavingrichmond & www.facebook.com/leavingrichmond)

13. Thograinn Thograinn (3:34) – MacMaster/Hay (Taken from the album ‘Love And Reason’; see www.facebook.com/pages/MacmasterHay/158111410893459 & www.myspace.com/macmasterhay)

14. He Gives His Beloved Certain Rhymes (5:06) – North Sea Radio Orchestra (Taken from the album ‘North Sea Radio Orchestra’; see www.nsro.co.uk/ & en-gb.facebook.com/northsearadioorchestra)

15. Teutates (3:49) – Omnia (Taken from the album PaganFolk; see www.worldofomnia.com/www.facebook.com/worldofomnia & www.youtube.com/WorldOfOmnia)

16. When London Shone (3:54) – Project Adorno (Taken from the album Shine Bright On Thursdays; see www.projectadorno.net/)

17. Levis (4:16) – Qntal (Taken from the album Qntal V: Silver Swan; see www.qntal.de/english/)

18. Sign of the Zodiac (3:47) – Rasputina (Taken from the  album How We Quit the Forest; see www.rasputina.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/OfficialRasputina)

19. Cognoscenti (3:57) – Sanguine Hum (Taken from the album ‘The Weight Of The World’; see www.cherryred.co.uk/esoteric-exd.asp?id=4053, troopersforsound.com/catalogue/the-weight-of-the-world/ & www.facebook.com/pages/Sanguine-Hum/148914338483750)

20. Our Movie (3:03) – Toyah (Taken from the album ‘Sheep Farming In Barnet’; see www.toyahwillcox.com/ & www.facebook.com/toyahofficial)

21. Les Kobolds (4:17) – Univers Zero (Taken from the album ‘Clivages’; see www.univers-zero.com/ & www.cuneiformrecords.com/bandshtml/univers.html)

22. Inamorata (4:50) – Vas (Taken from the album ‘In The Garden Of Souls’; see en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vas_%28band%29 & www.azamalimusic.com/)

23. Mehmeda Majka Bubağe (3:11) – Jah Wobble (Taken from the album ‘Umbra Sumus’; see www.30hertzrecords.com/)

24. Afraid (4:40) – X-TG feat. Sasha Grey (Taken from the album ‘Desertshore’; see x-tg.com/ & tg.greedbag.com/)

25. March (3:19) – Youngblood Brass Band (Taken from the album ‘Is That A Riot?’; see www.youngbloodbrassband.com & www.facebook.com/youngbloodbrassband; this track was provided by Mevio’s Music Alley – see www.musicalley.com/)

26. What’s New In Baltimore? (5:20) – Frank Zappa (Taken from the album ‘Frank Zappa Meets the Mothers of Prevention’; see www.zappa.com/ & www.facebook.com/Zappa)

Many thanks as always to all the bands, musicians and listeners who make this podcast possible – one hundred shows isn’t a bad milestone and we thank everyone who has contributed to it. We very much hope you enjoyed this special celebratory episode and will come back for more. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!) or if you want to have your say on anything else connected to this podcast. If you want to keep up to date with news about this podcast, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. The next show will feature an interview with Matt Baber and Joff Winks of Sanguine Hum so I hope you’ll come back for that.

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Episode 97: EppyFest Preview 2

March 9, 2013 at 11:52 pm (Uncategorized) (, , , , , , , , , )

This is the 97th edition of the Epileptic Gibbon podcast music show and the playlist to accompany it. CLICK HERE TO LISTEN. You can also listen via Mixcloud here. This is a special edition of the show looking ahead to this year’s EppyFest 2 live event at the Lansdown Hall in Stroud on Saturday July 6th. There will be tracks from all five of the acts on the bill: Becky RoseTinkerscussStars in Battledress, Sanguine Hum & the headlining act, Sheelanagig. In addition, the feature album for this show is Secrets And Signals’ by the aforementioned Stars in Battledress so you’ll hear three tracks from that. You’ll also hear tracks from a few non-EppyFest acts including Björk, Orwell & a tribute to the late great Kevin Ayers. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.

Total running time: 1 hour and 51 minutes. Downloaded file is 101.7 MB.

1. Falling down (3:16) – Hobson’s Choice (Taken from the album ‘Of the Waves′; see www.hobsonschoicemusic.com/index.html)

2. Summer of 82 (4:16) – Orwell feat. Sarah Zeppilli (Single available via itunes.apple.com/album/summer-82-radio-edit-feat./id588686526?v0=9988&ign-mpt=uo%3D1; see also www.youtube.com/watch?v=wdFQZT-0WCQ & www.facebook.com/pages/Orwell-groupe-fran%C3%A7ais/51890889270)

3. Cogs in Cogs (3:09) – Infantephant (Currently available from soundcloud.com/y2keith/002-cogs-in-cogs-1-best-2; see also www.facebook.com/Infantephant/info)

4. You Only Live Twice (4:22) – Björk (Currently available from unit.bjork.com/specials/ui/yolt/index.htm; see also bjork.com/)

5. Remind Me Of The Thames Or Else (2:14) – Stars In Battledress (Taken from the album Secrets And Signals; see starsinbattledress.bandcamp.com/www.facebook.com/starsinbattledress & www.starsinbattledress.com/)

6. Werewolf (4:16) – Becky Rose (I think I got this track via Becky’s facebook page – en-gb.facebook.com/BeckyRoseMusic; see also www.last.fm/music/Becky+Rose & www.myspace.com/thisisbeckyrose)

As part of the feature, ‘The 80s Weren’t All Rubbish You Know!’ …

7. Happiness Is Easy (6:34) – Talk Talk (Taken from the album The Colour of Spring; see en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Talk_Talk)

8. Banks of Green Willow (4:25) – Tinkerscuss (Taken from the album ‘Nine Trees’; see www.facebook.com/Tinkerscussmusic & www.cdbaby.com/Artist/Tinkerscuss)

9. Pinocchio Falls In Love (5:50) – Stars In Battledress (Taken from the album Secrets And Signals; see starsinbattledress.bandcamp.com/www.facebook.com/starsinbattledress & www.starsinbattledress.com/)

10. From The Ground Up (5:34) – Sanguine Hum (Taken from the forthcoming album ‘The Weight Of The World’ ; pre-order now via www.cherryred.co.uk/esoteric-exd.asp?id=4053; see also troopersforsound.com/catalogue/the-weight-of-the-world/ & www.facebook.com/pages/Sanguine-Hum/148914338483750)

11. Nothing Between Us (6:10) – Sanguine Hum (Taken from the album ‘Diving Bell’; see www.cherryred.co.uk/shopexd.asp?id=3567 & sanguinehum.bandcamp.com/album/diving-bell)

12. Derision (6:13) – Sanguine Hum (Taken from the album ‘Live In America’; see troopersforsound.com/catalogue/sanguine-hum-live-in-america/, sanguinehum.bandcamp.com/, & www.facebook.com/pages/Sanguine-Hum/148914338483750)

13. Vlad The Inhaler (4:37) – Sheelanagig (Taken from the album ‘Cirque Insomnia’; see www.sheelanagig.co.uk/, sheelanagig.bandcamp.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/sheelanagigmusic)

14. Lamento Di Tristano (6:05) – Sheelanagig (Taken from the album ‘Cirque Insomnia’; see www.sheelanagig.co.uk/, sheelanagig.bandcamp.com/ & en-gb.facebook.com/sheelanagigmusic)

15. Secrets And Signals (5:14) – Stars In Battledress (Taken from the album Secrets And Signals; see starsinbattledress.bandcamp.com/www.facebook.com/starsinbattledress & www.starsinbattledress.com/)

For more details about EppyFest keep coming back to this website.

16. There Is Loving / Among Us / There Is Loving (7:23) – Kevin Ayers (Taken from the album Whatevershebringswesing; see en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kevin_Ayers)

17. Fear Of The Hundred (3:12) – Death In Texas (Single available to buy from  deathintexas.bandcamp.com/; see also www.facebook.com/deathintexas)

18. Beneath a Perfect Sky (3:47) – Tony Patterson (Taken from the forthcoming album Equations of Meaning; see www.freewebs.com/workstation1/)

19. Tumbleweeds (4:09) – The Tea Club (Taken from the album Rabbit; see theteaclub.net/, www.cdbaby.com/Artist/TheTeaClub & www.facebook.com/pages/The-Tea-Club/135024363938)

Many thanks as always to all the bands, musicians and listeners who make this podcast possible. Please leave a comment if you like what you hear (or even if you don’t… feedback is so important!) or if you want to have your say on anything else connected to this podcast. If you want to keep up to date with news about this podcast, EppyFest, or just chat with other listeners, don’t forget that there’s a Facebook group – just search for the Eppy Gibbon Podcast Show on Facebook and request to join. The next show is very like to be an electronica special, featuring an interview with electronic musician PinkLogik so I hope you’ll come back for that.

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