Dreamy

This past week’s Twisted Groove I play all Dreamy goodness. Tracks from Holy Other, Tyonda Braxton, Cluster, Robert Rich, Travis/Fripp, Steve Roach, Space Afrika and a whole lot more…

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FULL SHOW

ARTIST : TRACK : ALBUM

Robert Rich : Haptic Incursions : Tactile Ground Part 2/Dislocation

Steve Roach : The Beauty Relentless : Bloom Ascension

Brain Eno : Delightful Universe (Seen From Above) : Music For Installations (Making Space)

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Mark Isham : Tibet Part V : Tibet

Travis/Fripp : When The Rains Fall : Between The Silence

Harold Budd : Rue Casimir Delavigne : Avalon Sutra

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Cluster : Live In Der Fabrik : Cluster II

Edgar Froese : Panorphelia : Aqua

Irmin Schmidt : Rapido De Noir : Villa Wunderbar

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Holy Other : Lieve : Lieve

Sigur Ros : Von : Heim

Tyonda Braxton : Outpost : Hive1

Alva Noto/Ryuichi Sakamoto : Mur : Revep

Space Afrika : Honest Labour feat Hfor Spirit : Honest Labour

Mother Mary

This week’s Twisted Groove I dedicate to my mother, Mary, who passed away last week. As a teenager I would drag my mom into my bedroom to listen to my most recent music infatuation. She would always listen intently and give her honest opinion on the music. One night I dragged her in to listen to a full record side of Dark Side of the Moon. She liked it! This set ends with a couple of tracks from Dark Side…

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FULL SHOW

ARTIST : TRACK : ALBUM

Toshnori Kondo Bill Laswell The Dalai Lama : Death : Life Space Death

John Parish : How Animals Move : How Animals Move

Barbara Gogan with Hector Zazou : Home Again : Made on Earth

Lisa Gerrard : Towards the Tower : The Silver Tree

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Mari Boine : Ahc Cai (Mix by Future Prophecies) :

FFWD : Hidden : FFWD

The Cinematic Orchestra : Night of the Iguana : Motion

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David Sylvian : Upon This Earth : Gone to Earth

John Hassell : Timeless : Seeing Through Sound

Ben Frost : All That You Love Will Be Eviscerated : The Centre Cannot Hold

Steve Tibbetts : Full Moon Dogs : The Fall of Us All

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Dead Can Dance : Persephone (The Gathering Of Flowers) : Within The Realm Of A dying Sun

Cocteau Twins : Shallow Then Halo : Garlands

Steve Reich : Proverb (Noburkazu Takemura Remix) : Reich Remixed

Pink Floyd : Breath In The Air → The Great Gig In The Sky : Dark Side Of The Moon

Dream Night

Tonight’s Twisted Groove I play dreamy sounds. It is a short playlist but packs a lot of sound into two hours. Tracks from the new Nigel Mullaney release, Sonar w/ David Torn, Air, Richie Hawtin & Pete Namlook and more

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FULL SHOW

ARTIST : TRACK : ALBUM

Klaus Schulze : Ludwig II Von Bayern : X

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Cluster : Live In Der Fabrik : Cluster II

Sonar with David Torn : Labyrinth : Tranceportation Vol 1

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Sigur Rós : Hafsol : Hvarf

Edgar Froese : NGC 891 : Aqua

Air : J’ai dormi sous l’eau : Premiers Symptômes

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Nigel Mullaney : Alison : The Turning

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

Auntie Aubrey and Other Electronic Goodness

Tonight’s Twisted Groove I celebrate The Orb’s fairly recent remix release Auntie Aubrey’s Excursions Beyond The Call Of Duty Part 3. We mix in tracks from Mathew Dear, Deuter, Aphex Twin, Autechre, Pete Namlook & Atom and more.

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FULL SHOW

ARTIST : TRACK : ALBUM

DF Tram/The Orb : Lover’s Radio (Bravo Foxhole Remix) : Auntie Aubrey’s Excursions Beyond The Call Of Duty Part 3

Matmos : …And Silver Light Popped In My Head : Matmos

Deuter : Atlantis : D

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System 7/The Orb : Davy Jones’ Locker (The Orb Mix) : Auntie Aubrey’s Part 3

Aphex Twin : Xmas_Evet10 (Thanaton3 Mix) : Syro

Autechre : Surripere : Draft 7.30

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The Orb vs Youth : Conscienta (Secret Way Of Bees Dub Mix) : Auntie Aubrey’s Part 3)

Mathew Dear : Bunny’s Dream : Bunny

Youth/Gaudi : Good Summer : Astronaut Alchemists

Xeno & Oaklander : Interface : Par Avion

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Killing Joke/The Orb : European : Super State (The Orb vs Youth Remix) : Auntie Aubrey’s Part 3

Slap & Powell : Sex Drive : Numero 95

Pete Namlook & Atom : Rotation : Jet Chamber II

Relaxing Music Listening Hour

Tonight’s Twisted Groove we designed for Relaxation. The show features the music of Robert Rich among others. Over the years Robert’s music has helped define the genres of ambient music, dark-ambient, tribal, and trance. We blend his work with other Relaxing delights.

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FULL SHOW

ARTIST : TRACK : ALBUM

Robert Rich : Convergent : Neurogenesis

Ian Boddy & Markus Reuter : Parallels

Pole : Nebelkrähe : Fading

Bluetech : Dawn Ascent : Liquid Geometries

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Robert Rich : Awake When Shadows Walk : Offering To The Morning Fog

Floating Point & Pharaoh Sanders : Movement 7 : Promises

d”Voxx : Akalla Söder : Télégraphe

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Robert Rich : Never Alone : Atlas Dei

Omertá : Cock Tales : Omertá

Dave Bessell : The Silver Thread : Reality Engine

Nik Bartsch : Modul 5 : Entende

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Robert Rich : Entangled : Filaments

Ian Boddy : Spire : Altair

Pole : Erinnerung : Fading

Space and The Mars Rover Landing 2021

Perseverance. Tonight’s Twisted Groove celebrates the Mars Rover landing. The first two sets feature fun space songs. The third set features a mix of Eno’s Apollo/For All Mankind records. The final set mixes The The’s record: Moonbug.

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FULL SHOW

ARTIST : TRACK : ALBUM

David Bowie : Space Oddity : David Bowie

Beach House : Space Song : Depression Cherry

Belle & Sebastian : A Space Boy Dream : The Boy With The Arab Strap

Man Or Astro-Man : Super Rocket Rumble : Deluxe Man In Space EP

MGMT : We Care : We (Don’t) Care EP

Rolling Stones : 2000 Light Years From Home : Their Satanic Majesties

Moby : We Are All Made Of Stars : 18

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Flaming Lips : Approaching Pavonis Mons By Balloon (Utopia Planitia)

Kraftwerk : Spacelab : The Man Machine

Komputer : Valentina : The World Of Tomorrow

The Prodigy : Out Of Space : Experience Expanded

Klaatu : Calling Occupants Of Interplanetary Craft : 3:47EST

Monty Python : Galaxy Song : Monty Python Sings

Frank Zappa : Dwarf Nebula Processional March : Weasels Ripped My Flesh

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Brian Eno : Under Stars : Apollo

Brian Eno : UStars : Apollo

Brian Eno : The End Of A Thin Cord : For All Mankind

Brian Eno : Silver Morning : Apollo

Brian Eno : Over The Canaries : For All Mankind

Brian Eno : Strange Quiet : For All Mankind

Brian Eno : Waking Up : For All Mankind

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The The (Matt Johnson) : The Evening Star : Moonbug

The The (Matt Johnson) : Leaving Earth : Moonbug

The The (Matt Johnson) : Electric Moonlight : Moonbug

The The (Matt Johnson) : Butterfly Wings : Moonbug

The The (Matt Johnson) : Earth Rise : Moonbug

The The (Matt Johnson) : The Forbidden Planet : Moonbug

The The (Matt Johnson) : Alien Tongues : Moonbug

The The (Matt Johnson) : God’s Audience : Moonbug

The The (Matt Johnson) : Blind Spirit : Moonbug

The The (Matt Johnson) : Coming Home : Moonbug

Relaxing Into 2021

For the first Twisted Groove of 2021, I wanted to ease into the year. I play a relaxing blend of music styles. You will hear tracks from Bang On A Can, Arvo Pärt, Brian Eno, Can, Four Tet, Gotan Project and more…

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Hour 1

ARTIST : TRACK : ALBUM

Bang On A Can : 1/1 : Music For Airports

Brian Eno : Stars (Spinifex Extended Mix) : ¡Esquivel!* – Apollo

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Bill Laswell Axiom Ambient : Flash In The Pan : Lost in the Translation

California Guitar Trio : Ciaccona : Yamanashi Blues

Brian Eno : Shadow : Ambient 4/ On Land

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Hour 2

ARTIST : TRACK : ALBUM

Arvo Pärt : Tabula Rasa Concerto For Two Violins, Prepared Piano and String Orchestra : Tabula Rasa

David Bowie : Moss Garden : Heroes

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Can : Animal Waves : Saw Delight

Four Tet : My Angel Rocks Back And Forth : My Angel Rocks Back And Forth EP

Gotan Project : The Man : Reset

Sinead O’Connor : Some Day My Prince Will Come : Stay Awake (Hal Wilner)

Tangerine Dream : Remote Viewing : Exit

Ambient with or without Beats

This week’s Twisted Groove we play all Ambient music. We start with Brian Eno’s track from 2015 The Ship. A very cool spoken word Ambient piece. That track is 21+ minutes long and I continue that trend of long tracks throughout the show. We play a total of 9 tracks in 2 hours.

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Hour 1

ARTIST TRACK ALBUM

Brian Eno : The Ship: The Ship

Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto : Mur : Revep

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Fred Frith : Part VII : Rivers and Tides

Pete Namlook and Atom : Outer Rotation : Jet Chamber II

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Hour 2

ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM

Aphex Twin : Spots : Selected Ambient Works Volume II

LFO : Lost World: Peel Session

The Orb : The Weekend It Rained Forever : Abolition of the Royal Familia

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Moby : LA1 : Long Ambients1:, Sleep

Thomas Fehlmann : Scheiben : Gute Luft

David Sylvian and Related Sounds

This weeks Twisted Groove features the music of David Sylvian and artists who, in some ways, echo his sound. I’ve recently had him on my mind. An old friend from my home in New Hampshire shared with me a connection to David Sylvian. My friend’s son is dating the musician’s daughter.

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Hour 1

ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM

Hour 1

David Sylvian : Before The Bull Fight : Gone To Earth

Steve Jansen Richard Barbieri : Sleepers Awake : Stone To Flesh

Mick Karn : Gossip’s Cup : The Tooth Mother

Japan: Burning Bridges : Gentlemen Take Polaroids

David Sylvian : When Poets Dreamed of Angels : Secrets of the Beehive

Mark Isham w/Bozzio, Pathrick O’Hearn : A Meeting With the Parabolist [Mixed into] : Castalia 

Jon Hassell : Power Spot : Power Spot

Holger Czukay : Atlantis : Good Morning Story

Mark Isham : A Meeting With the Parabolist – Reprise : Castalia

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Hour 2

David Sylvian : Brilliant Trees : Brilliant Trees

Bill Nelson : Dancing In The Wind : The Strangest Things: A Collection

Robert Fripp & David Sylvian : Darshan (The Road To Graceland) : Damage Live

Dalis Car (Mick Karn Peter Murphy) : Artemis  : The Waking Hour

Rain Tree Crow : Every Colour You Are : Rain Tree Crow

Polytown (David Torn, Mick Karn, Terry Bozzio) : Bandaged by Dreams/Palms for Lester : Polytown

Lonely Universe : Passenger : Lonely Universe

David Sylvian, Holger Czukay : Flux [Spinifex Edit Mix] : Flux Mutability

Proto New Age

The week’s show we play all Proto New Age. Over the years I have found and liked many dollar records of the ilk. So for this weeks show I mixed together some of the cream of the crop. We play tracks from Tony Scott, Paul Horn, Steven Halpern, Robert Bearns & Ron Dexter, Deuter, Oregon and more…

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Hour 1

ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM

Tony Scott : The Murmuring Sound Of The Mountain Stream : Music For Zen Meditation

Tony Scott : After The Snow, The Fragrance : Music For Zen Meditation

Paul Horn : Prologue Inside : Inside

Paul Horn : Mantra/Meditation : Inside

Paul Horn : Mumtaz Mahal : Inside

Tony Scott : Shiva – The Third Eye : Music For Yoga Meditation And Other Joys

Deuter : Babylon I. Andantino II. Allegro 138 A III. Andante : D

Jean Michel Jarre : Oxygene Part 1 and 2 : Oxygene

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Hour 2

ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM

Mike Oldfield : Tubular Bells (Part Two) : Tubular Bells

Steven Halpern : Rainbows Of Life : Music For Yoga V1

Steven Halpern : Moment’s Pause : Comfort Zone

Steven Halpern : Earthrise I : Spectrum Suite

Oregon : Witchi-Tai-To : Out Of The Woods

Robert Bearns & Ron Dexter : Golden Voyage : The Best Of Golden Voyage

Robert Bearns & Ron Dexter: Cathedral Sunrise : The Best Of Golden Voyage

Robert Bearns & Ron Dexter : The Starlight Raptures Of Shangri La Pt 2 : The Best Of Golden Voyage

Mark Isham : Raffles In Rio : Vapor Drawing

Andreas Vollenweider : The White Winds/The White Boat (First View) : White Winds

Andreas Vollenweider: Hall Of The Stairs/Hall Of The Mosaics (Meeting You) : White Winds

Arty Variety

For this Twisted Groove I play what I call an Arty Variety. I just started choosing tracks and this is what came out. Tracks from Dead Can Dance, Cocteau Twins, Jon Hassell, Harold Budd and more… ::

Hour 1

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ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM
David Byrne Brian Eno : Into The Spirit World : My Life In The Bush Of Ghost Outtakes


David Byrne Meredith Monk : Road Song : True Stories The Complete Soundtrack


David Byrne : Freeway Son : True Stories The Complete Soundtrack


Birdsongs Of The Mesozoic : The Rite Of Spring : Sonic Geology


Cluster : Live In Der Fabtik : Cluster II


Laurie Anderson Tenzin Choegyal Jesse Paris Smith : Listen Without Distract : Songs From The Bardo

Cocteau Twins : Pandora (for Cindy) : Treasure


Dead Can Dance : De Profundis (Out of the Depths of Sorrow) : Spleen And Ideal


Brian Eno : Needle Click : Making Space


Lisa Gerrard : Towards The Tower : The Silver Tree

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Hour 2

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ARTIST       TRACK        ALBUM
Klaus Schulze : Friedrich Nietzsche: X


Tangerine Dream : Kiew Mission : Exit


Jon Hassell : Frontiera A Sud_Est : Sulla Strada


Harold Budd : Arabesque 3 : Avalon Sutra


Harold Budd : Rue Casmir Delavigne : Avalon Sutra


Travis & Fripp : In A Green Field : Between The Silence

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

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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