Ambient and Other Relaxing Delites

This weeks Twisted Groove I continue with the idea of providing relaxation in these unsettled times.  I play two hours of Ambient and other relaxing Delites. The beginning of hour two is completely French Electronic Pop.

Hour 1

ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM

Richie Hawtin & Pete Namlook : Future Surfacing (What Lies Ahead) : From Within II

Computer Chemist : a dali-esque dreamer : That Which Prevails

Sigur Ros : Hafsol : Hvarf

Robert Rich : Kalyani : Ylang

….

Hour 2

ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM

Air : Le soleil est pres de moni : Premiers Symptomes

P. Jack : Retro Futurism, Bobby : Source Material

Ernest Saint Lavrent : Moogie : Source Material

Sabastien Tellier : Fantino :Lincroyable Verite

Mellow : Interlude: Another Mellow Winter

Bertrand Burgalat : Kim : Ine’dits

Cosmo Vitelli : Transformation Mistress : Source Material 

Aphex Twin : Boxing Day : Chosen Lords

Squarepusher : Dust Switch : Music Is Rotted One Note

Holger Czukay : La Luna (An Electronic Night Ceremony) edit : La Luna

Ambient

My idea for the latest Twisted Groove was to try and provide some relaxation in these unsettled times.  I play two hours of Ambient music.  Note: it won’t be the Spa channel, it is the Twisted Groove!  Sit back and relax…

Hour 1

ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM

Ian Boddy & Robert Rich : React : React

Amorphous Androgynous : Mountain Goat : Tales Of Ephidrina

Andrew Duke : Part 4 : The Khyber Halifax 9 Nov 04

Tangerine Dream : Phaedra : Phaedra

Laraaji: The Dance #2 : Ambient 3 Day Of Radiance

Mum : The Land Between Solar Systems : Finally We Are No One

Holger Czukay : Traum Mal Wieder : Der Osten Ist Rot

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Hour 2


ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM

Robert Davies : Cloud Whispers : Sub Rosa

David Sylvian : Home : Gone To Earth

Fripp/Eno : Evening Star : Evening Star

Irman Schmidt : Rapido De Noir : Toy Planet

Biosphere : The Things I Tell You : Substrata

The Orb : Codes : The Dream

Boards Of Canada : An Eagle In Your Mind : Music Has The Right To Children

Oval : Untitled 4 : Ovalcommers

Rome : Leaving Perdition : Rome

Hawkwind : The Forge Of Vulcan : Quark, Strangeness and Charm

Enoesque

This past week’s Twisted Groove is an Enoesque show. I define that as music created by Brian Eno, Music produced by Brian Eno or music that would be in the record collection of a Enophile.

Hour 1

ARTIST TRACK ALBUM

Brian Eno : Fractal Zoom (Small Country) : Fractal Zoom EP

Roxy Music : Beauty Queen : For Your Pleasure

Laurie Anderson : Rhumba Club : The Nonesuch Collection (Uncut 2004-03)

David Byrne : Big Business : The Catherine Wheel

Phil Manzanera : Green Spikey Cactus : 6:00pm

Brian Eno : The Great Pretender : Taking Tiger Mountain (By Strategy)

David Bowie : Art Decade / Weeping Wall : Low

John Cale / Brian Eno : Spinning Away : Wrong Way Up

Daniel Lanois : Ice : Arcadie

Peter Gabriel : Only Us : Us

Harold Budd : The White Arecades [Edit] : Budd Box

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Hour 2

ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM

Brian Eno : Windows 95 Startup Sound Remixed : Windows 95 Startup Remixed

Eno/Byrne : Mea Culpa : My Life In The Bush Of Ghosts

Devo : Gut Feeling : Q: Are We Not Men? A: We Are Devo!

Adrian Belew : Of Bow and Drum : Live Overseas

King Crimson : Industry : Absent Lovers Live in Montreal 1984

Mark Isham : Spanish Key [edit] : Miles Remembered The Silent Way Project

Brian Eno : Just Another Day : Another Day on Earth

Kate Bush : Hello Earth : Hounds of Love

Talking Heads : The Overload : Remain In Light

John Hassell / Brian Eno : Griot (Over Contagious) Magic : Fourth World Music Vol I: Possible Music

Fripp Eno : Meissa [Edit] : The Equatorial Stars

All Live

This past week’s Twisted Groove is an all live music. I play tracks from The Clash, The Jam, U2, Ultravox, Buzzcocks, Alice Cooper, Lou Reed, Lene Lovich, Japan, Be Bop Deluxe, David Sylvian, Kraftwerk, Nils Petter Molvaer, Tangerine Dream

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ARTIST TRACK ALBUM

I
The Clash : (White Man) In Hammersmith Palais : Bonds International Casino NYC 06.09.81
The Jam : That’s Entertainment : Live in Boston 1982
U2 : 11 O’Clock Tick Tock : Paradise Theater Boston 12.13.80
Ultravox : Touch and Go : Live in Boston 1979
Buzzcocks : What Do I Get : Paradise Thearter Boston 08.30.79
Alice Cooper : Halo Of Flies : Commack Arena LI NY 04.22.72

II

Lou Reed : Waiting For The Man : Roxy Theater LA 12.01.76
Lene Lovich : Home : Paradise Theater 03.20.80
Japan : Still Life In Mobile Homes : Budokan Hall Tokyo 12.08.82

 

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ARTIST TRACK ALBUM

III
Be Bop Deluxe : Life In The Air Age : Hippodome UK 04.26.78 BBC
David Sylvian : ABefore The Bullfight : Hammersmith Oden London 5.30.88
Kraftwerk : Autobahn (edit) : Cologne 1975

IV
Nils Petter Molvaer : Song Of Sand : Molde International Jazz Fest 07.01.02
Tangerine Dream : Klangwald Part One (edit) : Klangwald Cologne 11.25.72

 

Contemporary Minimalist Avant Garde Music For 2020

This past week’s Twisted Groove was prompted by the out of balance, exhausting vibe connected with the chaotic mental climate. The music choices I play tonight seem to instill a calming of the mind in some sort of weird way.
Enjoy…

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ARTIST TRACK ALBUM

I
Philip Glass : The Photographer Act II : The Photographer
John Adams : Common Tones In Simple Time [edit] : The Chairman Dances

II
Steve Reich : Four Organs : Four Organs (1970)
Morton Subotnick : The Wild Bull [edit] : The Wild Bull

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III
John Cage : Three Dances For Two Pianos : WNYC Radio Broadcast 1945
Philip Glass and Dan Deacon : Alight Spiral Snip [edit] : Glass Rework_
Steve Reich and Four Tet : Drumming : Reich Remixed

IV
Stomu Yamashta : Red Buddha [excerpt] : Red Buddha
Philip Glass and Cornelius – Opening From Fireworks Remix / Glass Reworks_
Philip Glass and Johann Johannsson : Protest Remix : Glass Rework_
Philip Glass and Tyondai Braxton : Rubic Remix : Glass Rework_

 

Techno and Tech House

The latest Twisted Groove I created was to provide an impetus for dancing to alleviate some stress from these surreal times. I play two hours of Tech and Tech House.  All or most of these tracks are new and super fresh!  Pop that tab and dance…

Hour 1

ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM


Baby Prince : Disco Earthquake [Lowheads Remix] : Single

Dr. Nojoke : Peter Plet Plete : Single

L Cio : Monolance Feat. Ellie Ka : Single

Till Von Sein : Nina Knows [Tilly Jam] : Single

Oliver Deutschmann : Gate : School Of Hard Floors EP

Daniel Neuland & Martin Ka : U Ready : Criminal Bassline

Melon Bomb : Didn’t I : Single

Freiboitar & Bas Roos : Swingin : Single

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Hour 2

ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM


Tony Dia : Tion : Criminal Basslin

Sylvie Maziarz : She Is On Another Planet : Batch Plant Vol. 7

Nhan Solo : Take Me Higher : Single

Ekoboy : Sweet Lil Thing : Single

Jason Youth : Space Travel Remaster : Single

Bedran : Ordonez : Dance Some More

Dilby : Something About U : Single

Bohemien, Raf Parola : Tell Me feat. Ryan Konline : Single

AIKON : Saturn [Sandbag Remix] : Saturn

Cold Part One

This weeks Twisted Groove was prompted by the cold weather we’ve been having this week and the start of winter. The show is kind of dreamy, kind of electronic and I believe evokes winter. I play some brand new releases and mix that with older releases. The show starts out with a track from the glorious new release from Aphex Twin. Enjoy…

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I
xmas-evet10 – Aphex Twin / Syro
NYC: 73-78 – Beck / Rework_Philip Glass Remixed

II
The End – Daniel Lanois / Flesh and Machine
And Air and Water – The Wind Harp / Songs From The Hill
Strahlensatz 2 – Thomas Fehlmann / Honigpumpe
y.g.h. – Ricardo Villalobos / Alcachofa
Plasmatik – Future Sound of London / Archive Vol 4
Divine S.O.S. – Jon Hassell / Maarifa Street

Cold Part Two

This weeks Twisted Groove was prompted by the cold weather we’ve been having and the start of winter. The show is kind of dreamy, kind of electronic and I believe evokes winter. I play some brand new releases and mix that with older releases. The second hour starts out with the Icelandic band Sigur Ros who always make me think of the cold.

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Set III
Von – Sigur Ros / HEIM
Stranger – Portishead / Cologne August 21, 1998
Perch – Nobukazu Takemura / 10th

Set IIII
Seventeen Seconds – The Cure / Seventeen Seconds
The Kit (edit) – Nils Petter Molvaer / Switch
Wind Rose (Antrogofoko Mokoirén) – David Virelles / Mbókò
At The End Of Time:Broad Chalke – Robert Fripp / At The End Of Time
Illuminated – Mum / Sing Along To Songs You Don’t Know
Floating – Klaus Schulze / Moondawn

Techno and Other New Music Part One

This week I played a lot of new electronic music. I received a bunch of music from Bpitch Control and Mexican Summer so I play a bunch from them and others.

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I
Irresistible – Mr Statik / Malice In Wonderland
What Is Electro – Snuff Crew / Behind The Mask
Pure Groove – Shinedoe / The Road To Samadhi
The Cards – Qtier / The Cards

II
Mickey Remedy (Fur Coat Remix) – Joy Wellboy / Mickey Remedy
Emulator – The Crystal Method / Single
Why Don’t You Love Me (Boy Homme RMX) – John Grant / Pale Green Ghosts Remixes
Point Break – Ashrae Fax/ Mexican Summer Five Years
Blue Neck Riviera – No Joy / Mexican Summer Five Years

Techno and Other New Music Part Two

This week I played a lot of new electronic music. I received a bunch of music from Bpitch Control and Mexican Summer so I play a bunch from them and others.

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III
Start/Break – David Kanga / Mexican Summer Five Years
Falling – Lace Curtain / Mexican Summer Five Years
Struck With Deer Lungs – Huerco S. / Mexican Summer Five Years
Subtle Obscurity – Gaudi / In Between Times
OWA – Botany / Lava Diviner
Four Thousand New Colours – Bombay Dub Orchestra / Tales From The Grand Bazaar

IV
Gorilla (Jon Kennedy Remix) – Protassov / Best Of Switchstance Remixed
Ghost Song (Bobby Hughes Comination Remix) – Deela / Best Of Switchstance Remixed
These Streets We Walk (Ancient Astronauts Remix) – Kabanjak / Best Of Switchstance Remixed
Thea – Goldfrapp / Tales Of Us
Black Out Days – Phanogram / Phantogram EP
Me And My Arrow – AM / Me And My Arrow EP

V
Wenu Wenu – Omar Souleyman / Wenu Wenu

Indie Electronic Goodness Pt 1

Jagwar Ma

Indie Electronic goodness

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I

Four – Jagwar Ma / Howlin’

Seconds – Mi / One On The Way

…And Silver Light Popped Through His Eyes – Matmos / Vague Terrain

II

Alienation RMX – Lal’ Puna / I Thought I Was Over That

New Seeds – Boards of Canada / Tomorrow’s Harvest

Ship of Fools South Sea – The Orb / Single EP

Full Fire – The Knife/ Shaking The Habitual

Indie Electronic Goodness Pt 2

Silver Apples

Indie Electronic goodness

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III

Tears Of Heart – Buck 65 / 20 Odd Years

Thank You Branch – The Books / Thought For Food

Unspoken – Four Tet / Rounds

Giving The Talking Book – Kim Hiorthoy / Hei

IV

Misty Mountain – Silver Apples / Silver Apples

3.4.E – Tied & Trickled Trio / Observing Systems

Speechless – David Byrne / Lead Us Not Into Temptation

A Thin Skin Of Bullfight Dust – Califone / Stitches

Oh Yeah – Foxygen / We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic

V

Dead Flowers – Anthony Joseph & The Spasm Band / Mojo Revolver