This is the 132nd 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. Following Daniel & Rebsie’s excellent recent show I’m back again now that EppyFest 3 has been and gone. As we’re now into the second half of 2014 I thought now was a good time to deliver a little half-term report on some of my favourite tracks and albums of the year so far. The show features the usual eclectic mixture of music, but there’s no feature album this time around as I wanted to focus on as many tracks from as many 2014 releases as I could. Below you’ll find the track list, plus weblinks to where you can find more information about each artist.
Total running time: 2 hour and 17 minutes. Downloaded file is 126 MB.
2. Hipster Dysplasia (6:33) – +1 (Taken from the album ‘After The Storm’; see www.precognitiverecords.com/)
3. Street And Circus (4:56) – Matt Stevens (Taken from the album ‘Lucid’; see www.mattstevensguitar.com/, www.burningshed.com/store/guitarists/product/111/5458/ & www.facebook.com/mattstevensguitar)
If you would like to vote in the Progressive Music Awards 2014, here’s the link: awards.progmagazine.com/
4. Tres Affables (7:31) – Univers Zero (Taken from the album ‘Phosphorescent Dreams’; see www.univers-zero.com/ & itunes.apple.com/gb/album/phosphorescent-dreams/id814321057)
As part of the feature, ‘The 80s Weren’t All Rubbish You Know!’ …
7. Autodrive (6:28) – Herbie Hancock (Taken from the album ‘Future Shock’; see www.herbiehancock.com/home.php)
8. Guardian (5:18) – Mike Kershaw (Taken from the album ‘Ice Age’; see mikekershaw.bandcamp.com/, www.kershmusic.com/home & www.facebook.com/pages/Mike-Kershaw/144511622309101)
11. In The Stillness Of Time (5:58) – Kaukasus (Taken from the album ‘I’; see kaukasus.no/, www.burningshed.com/store/autumnsongsrecords/product/467/5627/ & www.facebook.com/KaukasusBand)
12. Starlit Motion (5:21) – Kaukasus (Taken from the album ‘I’; see kaukasus.no/, www.burningshed.com/store/autumnsongsrecords/product/467/5627/ & www.facebook.com/KaukasusBand)
14. Three Minutes To Earth (3:00) – The Shin and Mariko (Taken from the album ‘Eurovision Song Contest 2014 Copenhagen’; see the-shin.com/)
15. Prisms of Glass (4:21) – Linda Perhacs (Taken from the album ‘The Soul of All Natural Things’; see www.lindaperhacs.com/)
16. Loops And Threads (4:19) – Jeff Green Project (Taken from the album ‘Elder Creek’; see www.cdbaby.com/cd/jeffgreenproject, www.youtube.com/watch?v=roWTkBOZbsU & www.facebook.com/pages/Jeff-Green-Official/181935641858756)
17. Heaven’s Sake (4:54) – Daniel Carlson (Taken from the album ‘Me You You Me’; see www.danielcarlson.com/me-you-you-me-1-2/, folkwitrecords.bandcamp.com/album/me-you-you-me & folkwit.com/artists/daniel-carlson)
20. Once Upon a Dream (3:23) – Lana Del Rey (Taken from the soundtrack album to the film ‘Maleficent’; see lanadelrey.com/)
21. After the Storm (2:04) – +1 (Taken from the album ‘After The Storm’; see www.precognitiverecords.com/)
23. Star Collector (4:28) – The Monkees (Taken from the album ‘Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd.’; see www.monkees.com/ & www.theguardian.com/music/2014/jun/20/gerry-goffin-five-of-his-best-songs)
Many thanks as always to all the bands, musicians and listeners who make this podcast possible and also thanks to everyone who contributed to the success of EppyFest – it will return next year. 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. Next time I’ll be back for another eclectic show, hopefully catching up on some of the new releases that I’ve been accumulating over the past few weeks, so I hope you’ll come back for that.