Dream Pop


This weeks Twisted Groove was sparked by the most recent tour of Dean & Britta (of Luna fame). They have composed music for and are touring with Screen Tests films of Andy Warhol. Someone once called Luna’s music Dream Pop which I think is a fitting description. So this weeks show tries to blend other artist that might fall into the Dream Pop category. Regrettably the second set recording was stopped short by yet another computer glitch. When I can find the time I would like to recreate the second set.

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Disc 1
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Slash Your Tires – Luna / Luna Park
Butterfly – Hector Zazou & Katie James / Garside
Deama Vinora – Savath + Savales / Manana
A Chapter In The Life of Mathiew – The Gentle Waves / The Green Fields of Foreverland
Melody Nelson – Serge Gainsbourgh / “Remix”
TSOM – Bertrand / The Sssound of Mmmusic
Péché D’envie – Carla Bruni / Comme Si De Rien N’etait
Sound? – Stereolab / O Scillious From The Anti Sun

II
Opus 40 – Mercury Rev / Deserter’s Songs
23 Minutes In Brussels – Luna / Penthouse
Tugboat – Galaxie 500 / Today
Pretty Bird – Jenny Lewis / Acid Tongue
A Year Without Light – Arcade Fire / Funeral
Your Baby – Dean & Britta / L’avventura
Painbirds – Sparklehorse / Good Morning Spider

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III
Bonnie and Clyde – Luna (featuring Laetitia Sadler of Stereolab) / Penthouse
No Difference – Everything But The Girl / Temperatmental
Kovin Lentaen Kotiin Kaipllan – (Gilles Peterson) Kuusumum Profeeta / Broken Folk Funk Latin Soul
You and I – Wilco (with Leslie Feist) / (The Album)

IV
Guadalupe – Combustible Edison / Combustible Edison
St. Equistie’s Confessions – Of Montreal / Skeletal Lamping
Wordless Cocus – My Morning Jacket / My Morning Jacket
Nightly Cares – Mum / Summer Make Good
Freakin’ and Peakin’ – Luna / Penthouse

Minimal Techno Plus

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Skyway – Skynet (Juan Atkins) / Infiniti

Confession – James Rushkin / Into Submission

Untitled – Terrence Dixon / From the Far Future

Esquina del Sol – Cristian Vogel / Rescate 137

A lot Like U – Blake Baxter / Dream Sequence 3 The Collective

Freelancer – Pacou / Tresor 2000 Comp Vol 8

II

Agent Wood [Original Mix] – Robert Hood, UK Gold / Robert Hood Fabric 39

Still Here [los Hermanos Remix] – Robert Hood / Robert Hood Fabric 39

Pulp Funktion 2 – Robert Hood, , John Thomas / Robert Hood Fabric 39

Greatest Dancer – Robert Hood / Robert Hood Fabric 39

Exclamantion – Robert Hood, Low Life / Robert Hood Fabric 39

And Then We Planned Our Escape – Robert Hood / Robert Hood Fabric 39

Element 12 – Robert Hood / Robert Hood Fabric 39

Bounce Your Body To The Box– Kevin Saunderson (Reese + Santonio) / Faces + Phases

Merciless Pt. 1 – Geoff White + Stewart Walker / Discord

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III

Electrotino – Ricardo Villalobos (Senor Coconut Remix) / Salvador

Tijuana Fro Dummies – Nortec Collective (Hiperboreal) / The Tijuana Sessions

Pacific – Jeff Mills / The Art of Connecting

Drool String Espresso – Mike Shannon / Slight of Hand

IV

True To Myself – Ricardo Villalobos / The Au Harem D’Archimede

Nobody Respects a Softie – The Rip Off Artist / Pump

Kitchen Implements – The Rip Off Artist / Pump

Downhole – The Rip Off Artist / Pump

Gas Release – The Rip Off Artist / Pump

Ten Gallon Hat – The Rip Off Artist / Pump

Duh Duh Duh Duh – The Rip Off Artist / Pump

V

Tapr – Autechre / Draft 7:30

Punk Funk Electro

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You Can’t Have It Both Ways – The Juan Maclean / DFA Comp #1
Soundtrack Of Now – Miss Kitten / I COM
Stick It To The Pimp – Peaches / Impeach My Bush
Relax – Frankie Goes To Hollywood / EP: Relax
True Faith (Side B) – New Order / EP: True Faith/1963

II
Life After Sundown– Glass Candy / B/E/A/T/B/O/X
Freak Out/Starry Eyes – LCD Sound System / 45:33

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III
It’s Her Factory – Gang Of Four / Gang Of Four Special Edition Four Track EP
Pardon My Freedom – Gang Of Four / Gang Of Four Special Edition Four Track EP
Orange Alert – Metro Area / The DFA Remixes
War – Frankie Goes To Hollywood / Two Tribes EP
Louis XIV – The Wolfgang Press / Queer
Stock Exchange – Miss Kitten / First Album

IV
A Man Could Get Lost – Soft Cell/ Nonstop Ecstatic Dancing
Running– Stereo MC’s / Deep Down and Dirty
Sweetheart – Suicide/ The Second Album
Officer Of Hearts – The Handsome Furs / Face Control
My Time Is Running Out – The Juan Maclean / Less Than Human

V
Temptation – Martin Rev / Martin Rev

Suicide

Michael Jackson is Dead


This weeks Twisted Groove is a soul filled show inspired by the passing of Michael Jackson. Sadly only the second half of the show survived…. technology eat the first half.

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Working Day and Night – Michael Jackson/ Off The Wall
Dancing Machine – The Jackson 5 / The Motown Story The First 25 Years
Papa Was A Rolling Stone – The Temptations / The Motown Story
Love Machine – The Miracless / The Motown Story
Keep On Truckin – Eddie Kendricks / The Motown Story

II
The Rumble – Dolemite / The Soundtrack
Stop Look Listen – Primevil / Bay Area Funk 2
The Same Old Song – Lomont Dozier / The Same Old Song
Let It Flow – Glass House / The Same Old Song
Ain’t That Peculier – Jim Gilstrap / The Same Old Song
Love And Affection – Ike White / California Soul
III
Don’t Stop Till You Get Enough – Michael Jackson / Off The Wall

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I’ve Been Born Again – Johnnie Taylor / Super Taylor
Trying To Make Ends Meet – Earl English & The Apaches / Midwest Funk Funk 45 From Tornado Alley
Sweet Lucy – The Propositions / Funky Disposition
Sing A Simple Song – Tomorrow’s Children / Messin’ With Sly
Your Momma Wants You Back – Betty Davis / They Say I’m Different
The Sound of Taurus – The Turner Brothers / Act I

IV
Woman Woman – Johnny Bristol / Hang On In There Baby
Big Bird – Eddie Floyd / The Complete Stax Singles Volume 9
Take Me To The River – Al Green / Explores Your Mind
Bump and Hustle Music – Tommy Stewart / Tommy Stewart
Be – The Last Poets / Delights of The Garden
Highland Street Hustle – Stiff (Quincy Jones and Bill Cosby) / The New Mixes

Post Neu Jazz

Tortoise

This weeks Twisted Groove consists of a bunch of Post-Rock and Neu Jazz.  I was prompted to do this show after receiving an advanced copy of the new Tortoise record Beacons of Anestorship.  For your listening pleasure I have sneak previews of multiple tracks from Beacons as well as a bunch of other Postrock and Neu Jazz

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High Class Slim Came Floatin In – Tortoise / Beacons Of Ancestorship

Cool Kids Keep – The American Analog Set / Set Free

Motherfucker = Redeemer (1) – Godspeed You Black Emperor / Yanqui U.X.O.

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Gigantes – Tortoise / Beacons Of Ancestorship

Pete Standing Alone – Boards of Canada /  Music Has the Right to Children

Bloody Mary – We Drew Lightning / Swimming With Orange

Moss Braker – Broken Social; Scene / Feelgood Lost

Yinxianghechengqi – Tortoise / Beacons Of Ancestorship

Bugge Wesseltoft

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III

Hi Is? – Bugge Wesseltoft / The New Concept In Jazz Filming

First There Was Jazz – Wibutee / Eight Domestic Challenges

Moving – Bugge Wesseltoft / Moving

IV

Gamera – Tortoise / A Lazarus Taxon

Sticks – Friedman and Liebezeit / Secret Rhythms Vol 2

V

Ratts Of The Capital – Mogwai / Happy Songs Or Happy People

Electro Plus

Handsome Furs.

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Nyet Spasiba – Handsome Furs / Face Control
Mars, Arizona – Blues Explosion (DFA Remix) / The DFA Remixes Chapter One
Heart of Hearts – !!! / Myth Takes
Rise – Delia Gonzalez and Gavin Russom (DFA Remix) / DFA Comp Vol 2

II
Legal Tender – Handsome Furs / Face Control
Boys Wanna Be Her – Peaches / Impeach My Bush
Deception – La Tigre / The DFA Remixes Chapter One
Beatific – Glass Candy / Beat Box
Etheric Device – Glass Candy / Beat Box
Candy Castle – Glass Candy / Beat Box
Talking Hotel Arobat Blues – Handsome Furs / Face Control
L’Homme Dans L’Ombre – Miss Kitten / First Album

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III
Losing My edge – LCD Soundsystem / LCD Soundsystem
Und Wer Wird Sich Um Mich Kummern? – Stereo Total / Monokini
Allergic – Miss Kitten / Icom
Beginning of the Heartbreak – Peter Gordon, Love of Life Orchestra / James Murphy and Pat Mahoney Fabric Live 36
Primetime (Uptown Express) – Baby Oliver / James Murphy and Pat Mahoney Fabric Live 36
Love Has Come Around – Donald Byrd & 125th St., NYC / James Murphy and Pat Mahoney Fabric Live 36

IV
Touch Me – Suicide / Second Album
Lake Song/New Ceremonial Music For Moms – Akron Family / Love is Simple
I Love You (Me Either) (Je T’Aime Moi Non Plus) – Cat Power, Karen Elson / Monsieur Gainsbourg: Revisited

V
Sentence Of Sorts In Kongsvinger, A – Of Montreal / Hissing Fauna, Are You The Destroyer?

B3


The Hammond B3 player and legend Lonnie Smith is playing in Santa Fe this week. So I decided to do this weeks Twisted Groove chock full of Hammond B3. I play older artist including Lonnie Smith, Jimmy Smith, The Meters, James Brown (on organ!) and Booker T and the MG’s. And I play younger artist carrying the B3 torch today like Zony Mash, Galactic and The Beastie Boys.

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Scream – Lonnie Smith / Live at Club Mozambique
Messin Around – Jimmy Smith / Home Cookin’
Spice Rack – Wayne Horvitz & Zony Mash / Upper Egypt
Love On The Run – Galactic / Crazy Horse Mongoose
Move Your Hand – Lonnie Smith / Move Your Hand

II
Come Together – Dr. Lonnie Smith / Rise Up!
Compared To What – Brian Auger’s Oblivion Express / Closer To It!
Boomer’s Thing – Bruce Katz Band / Crescent Crawl
Pungee – The Meters / Look-Ka Py Py

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III
I Can’t Stand It – Lonnie Smith / Live at Club Mozambique
Papa’s Got A Brand New Bag Part 1 – James Brown / Plays James Brown Today and Yesterday
Holmes – Beastie Boys / The Sound From Way Out!
Cool Dad – Ross Carnegie / Vital Organs
Ricky’s Theme – Beastie Boys / The Sound From Way Out!
Hikky-Burr – Quincy Jones & Bill Cosby / The New Mixes Vol. 1
Alcohol Pt. 1 – Robert Jay / Searching For Soul

IV
Meditation – Booker T and The MG’s / Greatest Hits
Breakout – Johnny Hammond / Breakout
Turn Me On – The Fantoms / Funky Funky New Orleans Vol. 4
I Don’t Want Your Love – Barbara Howard / Midwest Funk
Si Se Puede – The Ray Camacho Band / Bay Area Funk 2
Spank-A-Lee – Herbie Hancock / Thrust

V
Change Up The Groove – Roy Ayers / Evolution

Latin


This weeks Twisted Groove goes Latin with both electronic and traditional. Most all of this music here is fun and danceable.

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Terra Del Fuego – Viper Squad / The New Latinaires 3
Cuchi Cuchi – Los Amigos Invisibles / Arepa 3000
Espacio – Quorum / The New Latinaires 3
La Cosa Mas Chunga – Modaji / The New Latinaires 1
Calle Luna, Calle Sol – Willie Colon / They Player
Silbando Mambo – Perez Prado / Mambo Jambo
Infulencia Do Jazz – Carlos Lyra (Bossa Cusa Nova) / Revisited Classics

II
Sem Contenção (Ugo & Sanz Remix) – Bebel Gilberto / Motion
Almada– Clorofila / Nortec Collective Tijuana Sessions Vol. 3
Malanga – Cuban Roots / Viva Cubop!
Narcoteque (Album Version) – Panoptica / Nortec Collective Tijuana Sessions Vol. 3

 

 

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III
Jungle Fever – Chakachas / Jungle Fever
Como Antes – Soul Quality Quartet / Sister Bossa Vol. 5
Rickshaw – Cymande / Cymande
E Muita Gig Vei – Ed Motta / Gilles Peterson Back In Brazil
In-A-Gadda-Da-Vida – Mongo Santa Maria / Feelin’ Alright
Witch Doctor’s Nightmare – Tito Puente / Puente Prize Performances

IV
Celebration – Bheki Mselku / Joe Claussell Music…A Reason To Celebrate
What’s Going On – El Chicano / El Chicano

V
Fug – Cymande / CD Collection
East – DB Shrier Quartet / Gilles Peterson Digs America 2

Indie


Some weeks ago I saw Bonnie Prince Billy (Will Oldham) at Santa Fe Brewing Company. This inspired me to create a Twisted Groove show with his music along with other related artist. Will Oldham is an amazing live performer. He reinterprets many of his songs quite differently in a live setting giving way to fascinating renditions. Here is a show comprised of Indie Folk and Indie related music which I believe make up a beautiful whole. This show also features some artists from Bedroom Community Records which is a cool label located in Iceland.

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No Space in the Realm – Akron Family / Meek Warrior
Evolution of Waters – Valgeir Sigurðsson with Bonnie Prince Billy / Ekviüľ Briüüm
Right In The Head – M.Ward / Post-War
Little Johnny Brown  – Sam Amidon / All Is Well
Ode #29 – Will Oldham / Ode Music
Guaymas Sonora – Beirut / The Flying Club Cup
Endlessly – Mercury Rev / Deserters Song
No Can Go – Arcade Fire / Arcade Fire

II
Caldwell – Bonnie Prince Billy / Ask Forgiveness
Impossible Germany – Wilco / Sky Blue Sky
Shade and Honey – Sparklehorse / Dreamt For Light
Kin – Valgeir Sigurðsson / with Bonnie Prince Billy / Ekviüľ Briüüm
Love Song Of The Buzz – Iron & Wine / The Shepherds Dog

 

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Guilty Cubicles – Broken Social Scene /Fill Good List
At Least That’s What You Said – Wilco / A Ghost Is Born
Pleasure As Usual – The Ex + Tortoise / In The Fish Tank EP
Backyards – Broken Social Scene / Album
Simply Thrilled Honey – Orange Juice / The Glasgow School
How Animals Move – John Parish / How Animals Move

IV
Transom – David Grubbs / Rickets & Scurvy
Come A Little Dog – Palace Brothers / Days In The Wake
That’s Just Fine – Spaceman 3 / Taking Drugs To Make Music To Take Drugs To
Wonderful Nautilus – Scavenger Quartet / We Who Live On Land

V
On and On and On – Wilco / Sky Blue Sky

Mixed


This weeks Twisted Groove show consist of a variety of music styles. The show starts out with some real fun Electro and Tech House and moves into Minimal Techno. Fun Fun show…..

I
Sweet Caress – A Navi / Sing 6
Bring It On Home (Mexicans With Guns Re-mix) – Diego Bernal / Corners
Beat Machine (Sharp & Smooth Burning Asses Mix) – Touvan / Single
Hazel – Junior Boy / Begone Drill Care
Show – Don Rimini / Kick + Run EP

II
Your Only Man – Neon Black / The Black Compilation
Bringin On Home Reprise – Diego Bernal / Corners
Notzucht – Null / EP
Erso – Richard Villalobos / Achso

Contentment Bison – Christian Vogel / All Music Has Come to an End

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III
Autobenda – Bostich (panoptica) / Ahora yo
Cariño – Pulse / (Darren Emerson) Textures
Glitch – Moody Boys / (Darren Emerson) Textures
Rockerfella – Pluto / (Darren Emerson) Textures
Desic – System 7 / (Darren Emerson) Textures

IV
Three For King’s Club – Thomas Fehlman / One To Three Overflow
Press Your Body – James T Cotton / The Dancing Box
Make It Easy – Lusine / Serial Hodgepodge Ghostly

V
Spanish Castles in Space (Castles in Goa Mix) – The Orb / Aubrey Mixes

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4×4 Techno


This evening I was in the mood for a bunch of four on the floor Techno on the Twisted Groove. This show is two whole hour of pumping dance music. Hit play and go….

I
Mosquito – Steve Stoll / The Blunted Boy Wonder
Serpentin – Ricardo Villalobos / The Au Harem
Me and My Shadow – Cristian Vogel / Rescate 137
Serpentin – Ricardo Villalobos / The Au Harem

II
What the Hell Was That? [Intermission] – Richie Hawtin / Decks, EFX & 909
Killabite (002) – A1 – Killabite / Decks, EFX & 909
The Loops – A1 – Ben Sims / Decks, EFX & 909
Alarms – Jeff Mills/ Decks, EFX & 909
Force & Form [Surgeon Remake 2] – Surgeon/ Decks, EFX & 909
Zen – Pacou / Decks, EFX & 909
Five – Heiko Laux / Decks, EFX & 909
Dead Eye – Baby Ford & Eon/ Decks, EFX & 909
Club Soda – Savvas Ysatis / Decks, EFX & 909
One Bedroom Apartment – Terrence Dixon / Far From The Future
Is It Really Me? – James Ruskin / Into Submission
Out of Funk – Savvas Ysatais / Select

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III
Mrs. New Deal – The Modernist / Explosion
You Are My One – K-Led / Tomorrow In The Morning
Truth Of Self Evidence – Kevin Saunderson / Faces and Phases
Never Tempt Me – Infiniti (Juan Atkins) / Skynet

IV
Java – Jeff Mills / The Art of Connecting
Art Lukm – Holy Ghost / The Mind Control Of Candy Jones
Scorpio Libido – Mike Shannon / Slight Of Hand

V
Das Labyrinth – Sender Berlin / Gestern Heute Morgen

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Audio Buddha and the Buddha Machine Edit

Audio Buddha

This week’s Twisted Groove show consists of an interview with and the music of Audio Buddha (Steve Brisk). An interesting blend of eastern sounds and electronica. In the second half of the show I mix the Buddha Machine with Richie Hawtin’s record DE9/Closer To The Edit/Parts and throw in some Muslimgauze and Shankar for a more traditional ending to the evening. I have also edited out the Buddha Machine mix as a separate file for you download/listening pleasures.

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Threshold – Audio Buddha / Alchemystical
Interview
Into – Audio Buddha / Demo
Deep Drum Spaceship – Audio Buddha / Demo
Scirocco – Audio Buddha / 2009 Club Mix
DNA In Bloom – Audio Buddha / Demo
Alpha Centauri – Audio Buddha / 2009 Club Mix
Mother Goddess – Audio Buddha / Alchemystical
Interview
Birth of Dance – Audio Buddha / Alchemystical

 

 

Buddha Machine

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II
Spinifex mixing the Buddha Machine and Richie Hawtin DE9 Edits Parts

III
Rezin Of Joy – Muslimgauze / Mazar-I-Sharif
Tuareg – Muslimgauze / Vote Hezbollah

IV
Ragam, Tanam, Pallavi (excerpt) – L Shankar / Soul Searcher

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Buddha Machine Edit

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