“13 Angels Standing Guard ’round the Side of Your Bed” A Silver Mt. Zion
The Idea of North Glenn Gould
Cos Ber Zam – Ne Noya (Daphni Mix) Daphni
Winter’s Going Bonnie Dobson
When I die Motherlode
Canada Shellac
Stompin’ At Le Savoy Kid Koala
Two Bourrées (Suite III) Moe Koffman
Lavender (Feat, Kaytranada) BadBadNotGood
Arrive, Arrive Ian William Craig
Four, Five, Six Kenny Wheeler
The Sun Roars into View Colin Stetson And Sarah Neufeld
No Canada The Nihilist Spasm Band
The Landlord is Dead Do Make Say Think
Leaving the Table Leonard Cohen
Nova Scotian (Sketch) Babe Rainbow
Asura Break Honbul
Applet W. You’re Me
Letting go Braids
We pronounce this language dead Chistopher Brett Bailey
Thedead Flag Blues(Intro) Godspeed You Black Emperor!
Fading Lights Are Fading… / Reign Rebuilder [Tail Out] Set Fire to Flames
Do Easy Reprise Tasseomancy
Marbles Plastikman
World Invaders Pluton & Humanoids
Ooze City Lnrdcroy
December 13th MI DI
In the fog I Tim Hecker
Lights out Essaie Pas
Planète Ego Marie Davidson
Authority Minimal Violence
Bunker Buster Viet Cong
Lovely Allen Holy Fuck
Earth Floor Michael Brook
Straight Song by Morningstar River
First Broadcast on Radio Reverb 97.2FM, Brighton, UK on Sunday 2nd July 2017

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I’m at that Party Right Now Vito Ricci
Loser’s Hymn Talaboman
Sun My Sweet Sun Red Axes
Sun King (Edits From The Sputnik Quadrant) Sputnik
Rushing into Water Tolouse Low Trax
Mumukata Codona
Poppy Nogood And The Phantom Band Terry Riley
Tarantula This Mortal Coil
Cloud Dance Colin Walcott
Once I was (demo) Tim Buckley
Morning Dove Julie Byrne
Om Shanti Alice Coltrane
Iambic 5 Poetry Squarepusher
Don’t Know why Slowdive
Smells Like Content The Books
Do I sad? Geneva Jacuzzi
On the Beach at Fontana Fall on Saigon
Clouded Odd Nosdam
Corsair Boards of Canada
(first Broadcast on Radio Reverb 97.2 FM and DAB Brighton on Sunday 7th May 2017 at 11pm)


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To mark this month’s changing of the clocks, signalling the arrival of British Summer time, this is a re-transmission of songs and stories about Light Answering the questions: Why do we change the clocks? How does blue light help old ladies mow the lawn? What happens when the shipping forecast goes wrong? Spoken contributions from Tom Waits, Charles Bukowski, Ken Nordine, Chris in the morning, Dylan Thomas and Marilyn Monroe. Featuring stories and poems from The Karavan Ensemble show ‘Anima’.

Transmission 31: Light

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Originally broadcast on Radio Reverb 97.2FM, Brighton on 10th April 2013.

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International Novelty Quartette Pan And The Wood Goblins
Mose Allison Everybody Cryin’ Mercy
Pete Seeger Waist Deep In The Big Muddy
Marc Ribot Y Los Cubanos Postizos
No Me Llores Más
The Black Lodge Singers Flinstones
Ted Chippington She Loves You (And You Know That Can’t Be Bad)
Chris “The Glove” Taylor, Dave Storrs, Karlos Z, Victor Flores Itchiban Scratch
The The Mercy Beat
Misty In Roots ‎ Poor And Needy
Patty Waters Song of Clifford
Tim Buckley I Woke Up
Swirlies San Cristobal De Las Casas
Robert Wyatt Memories (Live)
Patrik Fitzgerald Hammersmith Odeons
Colorblind James And The Death Valley Boys Strange Sounds From The Basement
Ya Ho Wa 13penetration: an aquarian symphony: ho
Blackbird Live in Hove 2016

First Transmission: 5th February 2017 on Radio Reverb 97.2FM and DAB, Brighton, UK
Presented by Nick and Paul

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Bobby Wellins
First broadcast on Radio Reverb 97.2FM, Brighton in January 2017

Culloden Moor The New Departures Quartet 1964
Now’s the Time Charlie Parker’s Ree Boppers 1945
ERCO Makes Light Work The Bobby Wellins Quartet 1983
Knock yourself out Buddy Featherstonhaugh’s New Quintet 1956
Sometimes I’m Happy Lester Young Quartet 1944
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square Bob Brookmeyer and Stan Getz 1961
Just Blues Jutta Hipp with Zoot Sims 1956
Li’l Ol’ Pottsville Tony Crombie Orchestra 1960
Afro Charlie The New Departures Quartet 1964
Flying Home The Live New Departures Jazz Poetry Septet 1962
McTaggart The New Departures Quartet 1964
Under Milkwood Dylan Thomas (read by Richard Burton) 1954
Under Milk Wood The Stan Tracey Quartet 1965
A.M. Mayhem The Stan Tracey Quartet 1965
Starless and Bible Black The Stan Tracey Quartet 1965
Afro Charlie Meets the White Rabbit The Stan Tracey Big Band 1966
Sweet Used to be The Stan Tracey Quartet 1967
Birds of Brazil – 1st Movement Bobby Wellins Quartet and Delmé String Quartet 1989
Jubilation Bobby Wellins Quartet 1978
Aura Bobby Wellins Quartet 1979
Ba-Loos Bobby Wellins Quartet 1979
Love Dance Bobby Wellins Quartet 1979
Dreams are Free Bobby Wellins Quartet 1979
What is there to Say? Jimmy Knepper – Bobby Wellins Quintet 1980
Midnight Sun The Charlie Watts Orchestra 1986
Birds of Brazil – 1st Movement Bobby Wellins Quartet and Delmé String Quartet 1989
My November Guest Norma Winstone, Stan Tracey Trio | Bobby Wellins ‎2007
My man’s gone now Don Weller, Bobby Wellins 2007
Gathering Scottish National Jazz Orchestra & Bobby Wellins 2014


Dreams are Free Trailer from Dreams are Free on Vimeo.

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Transmission 58: Cassette Tapes 3

Looking at past and present uses and abuses of cassette tapes. New tapes as well as the never aired and the rarely heard. Another artist takes the ’4 Track 24′ hour challenge to make a piece of music on cassette within 24 hours. First broadcast on Radio Reverb 97.2FM and DAB in Brighton on 4th December 2016 2016


Can you relate to me? Dam Funk (1989)
Raw Healing (excerpt) Cornered Yet Climbing Featuring Kelly Jayne Jones from Fevered Realities (2015)
Maximum Title by Carl Turney & Brian Campbell for Folklore Tapes Calendar Customs Vol.IV – Crown of Light – (Mid-Summer Traditions and Folklore) (2016)
Silent Servant ‎Live: Nuit Noire (2014)
Drum Machine Advert from Soundmaker Audio Magazine (1985)
Wall of Sound by Francesco Lenzi from Connection Cassette Compilation #1 (2011)
Ritual Mask / The Bells the bells Peter Hammill from Soundmaker Audio Magazine (September 1985)
Arqueotomia by Luis Mesa from C1 tape (1986)
4 Track 24: Midnight Mass by Double Doris
Sci-Fi Rains & Heartaches 3 by Hz from Sci-Fi Rains & Heartaches (2013)
Ode to John Connor by Elon Katz from The Pylori Program (2010)
Thoughts of Youth by CJ Boyd from Connection Cassette Compilation #1 (2011)
Salem by Fox Academy from ‘luxury beverage’ (2015)
Make me tea by Woo from ‘Into the Heart of Love’ (1990)
Holiday by Julie Byrne taken from ‘You Would Love It Here‘ (2012)
The Green Ray by Modern Studies from ‘Folklore Tapes Calendar Customs Vol.IV – Crown of Light – (Mid-Summer Traditions and Folklore)’ (2016)
Wanda Johnson by Fall Seattle from tape ‘Fall Seattle’ 2016)
Tired of Waiting by Keel Her from ‘Weirdo’ (2012)
Music For Dancers In Disguise Mark Van Hoen ‎from The Worcester Tapes, 1983-1987 (2015)

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Transmission 57: New (to me)

Special Night by Lee Fields and the Expressions from 7” single Special Night
After the Rain by The Comsat Angels from LP Fiction
La Nouvelle Epoque by V from 12” V / Ripperton
And Time Will Come by CiRCA69 from single Outworn Buried Age
Nuits Sonores by Floating Points from single Nuits Sonores
Elephant Man by Marty Segal from CD A Spy for God.
Lovers; Cascading (Part II) by Ian William Craig from LP Meaning Turns to Whispers
More Colours by Eberhard Weber from LP The Colours Of Chloë
Leaving Del Norte by Bruce Langhorne from compilation Sky Girl
Never Leave Me by The Stratfords 7” single
May you always by Salyu x salyu from compilation CD Constellations of Music
Time Beat by Ray Cathode 7” single.
Hum Dono by Joe Harriott with the Amancio D’Silva Quartet from LP Hum Dono.
Dial Me in by Factory Floor from LP 25 25
Magneto by Nick Cave and The Bad Seeds from LP Skeleton Tree
eidolons beginning p = (m²A ²)… by Paul Jebanasam from LP Continuum
I Cry (Night after Night) by Egyptian Lover from compilation Egyptian Lover 1983-1988
Dissolve by Marissa Nadler from LP Strangers
A New Day by Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith & Suzanne Ciani from LP Sunergy

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Transmission 56: 52 Cart Pick Up Vol. 2

Noise Ramones Boredoms
Ship Is Flooding Clark
Introductory Fanfare For The Hooper Heroes Sufjan Stevens
Estrelas Milton Nascimento
Heckler Spray Pavement
Objectif Rythme Jack Arel
Lament 1 “Bird’s Lament” Moondog
The Nazca Plain Felt
Dobbs à la Gare Francis Lai
Roobarb Johnny Hawksworth Orchestra
(Fuck) DIIV
Iceberg Trash Can Sinatras
Leo Danzinger Palmbomen II
Adelma Grizzly Bear
Feral Children of the Canyon Psychic Temple
Aiga wo Happy End
Nebulosa Tenorio Jr.
Roi (Reprise) The Breeders
Funky National Alex Chilton
La Premier Bonheur Du Jour Françoise Hardy
Accueil Jef Gilson
Clock Catcher Flying Lotus
Dali Bernard Fevre
Donuts (intro) J Dilla
Absolutely Cuckoo The Magnetic Fields
Signs Destroyer
Deep Water Portishead
Intro (Desire Lines) Camera Obscura
Undue – Possibility (2nd Movement) The Roots
Full Compass Ben Sidran
Lead Existence King Krule
Golden Smog
Know Now Alex G
Love Your Enemies William S. Burroughs
Dig Perfect Pussy
Old Dan Tucker Burl Ives
Sleep They Might Be Giants
Christmas Face Sufjan Stevens
Russell Mike Doughty
Track 3 Panda Bear
All You See J. Tillman
Gardener Fox Academy
Chime and Clock Theme Freddie Phillips
Two Lovely Black Eyes Stanley Holloway
Egaberté The Books
The Guy who invented fire Shellac
What’s The Ugliest Part Of Your Body? Frank Zappa & The Mothers Of Invention
L Dopa Big Black
Velocity Girl Primal Scream
Fight War Not Wars Crass
Tonight Sibylle Baier
Time to go Delia Derbyshire

First broadcast on Radio Reverb 97.2FM and DAB in Brighton, July 2016

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Transmission 11: 52 Cart Pick Up vol 1

June 2016 for Radio Reverb 97.2FM and DAB in Brighton.

Volume 1 was originally broadcast as Transmission 12 in September 2011.

52 Cart Pick Up intro
Asteroid Pete Moore 0:15
Bug (Electric Last Minute) Cornelius 0:39
Suede Ken Nordine 0:28
Something Against You Pixies 1:48
Grandstand Theme Keith Mansfield 0:24
Lunch Hour Pops Basil Kirchin 0:56
Transmitting Live From Mars De La Soul 1:12
30 Century Man Scott Walker 1:29
Brain Melt MF Doom and Madlib 1:29
Frequency The Jesus & Mary Chain 1:19
Three Blind Mice The Beach Boys 1:03
Southerners (interlude) Prefuse 73 0:24
The Sound Of The City The Johnny Mann Singers 1:14
On the Subway Brian Reitzell & Roger J Manning Jr.
Katherine Ginger Lee 0:49
Depression_Years Marty Segal 0:44
Goldberg Variations BWV 988: Variation IV a 1 Clavier Glenn Gould 0:29
Magic In A Mortal Minute Cody Chesnutt 0:38
Brad Haunts a Party Nina Nastasia 1:56
Bod Theme Derek Griffiths 0:23
If Your Breasts Ivor Cutler 0:09
The Ladies Bras Wisby 0:37
( underneath announcement) Black Noise Rotary Connection 0:21
Dazzle Dust Phantom Discoteccamuta Phantom Pregnancies 1:11
Mechanical Life Numbers 1:18
Plastiphilia Dopplereffekt 1:03
In This Temple As In The Hearts Of Man For Whom He Saved The Earth Sufjan Stevens 0:37
U.K. Burial 1:40
Bang, Bang Outishly Amiri Baraka 1:29
Introduction Nick Drake 1:32
Little Boxes Malvina Reynolds 1:40
Frozen Steam Break Alan Parker & John Cameron 0:35
Open Field Maher Shalal Hash Baz 1:24
Timex Mike Sammes 0:49
Fingerbobs Theme Michael Jessett 0.44
Effervescing Elephant (Take 2) Syd Barrett 1:28
The Chicken Mississippi John Hurt 1:08
True Love Will Find You in the End Daniel Johnston 1:45
Johnsborg, Illinois Tom Waits 1:35
Tommib Squarepusher 1:19
After The Laughter And You Will Know Us By The Trail of the Dead 1:15
You Thrill Me Patty Waters 1:20
Epilogue Bill Evans 0:39
How The Weather Comes Over The Central Hillside Alan Sparhawk 1:46
Opening Lee Ranaldo 1:50
II Wirbelnd – Trommelnd – Knarrend Karlheinz Stockhausen 0:22
Sylvester Sly & The Family Stone 0:45
Harmony 3 Spiritualized 0:18
Dragonflys Devendra Banhart 1:00
Morpha Too Big Star 1:28
A Kiss To Build A Dream On Louis Armstrong 1:16
Nikkatsu Theme – Drifter Theme Instrumental Hajime Kaburagi 0:51
Just Passing The Small Faces 1:15
Hellcat Alden Shuman 1:44
Departure Earth Wind & Fire 0:23
Time Out Fanfare Ciocărlia 0:20
Tremelo My Bloody Valentine 1:33
Raining in Darling Bonnie ‘Prince’ Billy 1:53
i Aphex Twin 1:17
Velocity Girl Primal Scream
Roobarb and custard Johnny Hawskworth
Tonight Sibylle Baier

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Transmission 54: New Age Cassettes

English Meadow by Irv Teibel from ‘Enviroments 4’ (1979)
Morning by Michael Stearns from ‘Morning Jewel’ (1980)
Dolphin Song by Surf Sounds Inc from ‘The Enchanting Sounds of Dolphin Song’ (1989)
Cometary Wailing / Gliding Thru The Cosmophonic Dome by Bernard Xolotl from ‘ Journey To An Oracle’ (1981)
All Pervading by Laraaji from ‘Celestial Vibration’ (1978)
Love and Dream by Ariel Kalma from ‘Bindu’ (1984)
The Reminder Of Long Ago by Joanna Brouk from Sounds Of The Sea (1981)
Li Sun by Judith Tripp from ‘Windscape’ (1983)
Quiescence by Michel Uyttebroek ‎from ‘Quiescence’ (1986)
Arabian Fantasy by J D Emmanuel from ‘Sound Paintings’ (1980)
Untitled by Valley Of The Sun Publishing’s ‘‎Hypnogogic Sound / Vibration Tape’ (1982)
Sea of Bliss by Don Slepian from ‘Sea of Bliss’ (1980)
Crystal Loop 1 by The Nightcrawlers from ‘Crystal Loops’ (1983)
Photonos by Emerald Web from ‘Agua Regia’ (1982)
Untitled ‎by Evenson from ‘Evensong’ (1979)
Morning by Michael Stearns from ‘Morning Jewel’ (1980)
The Psychologically Ultimate Seashore by Irv Teibel from ‘Environments 1’ (1969)
Yamuna Tira Vihari by Alice Coltrane, from ‘Turiya Sings’ (1982)
Om Mani Padme Hum by Constance Demby from ‘Skies Above Skies’ (1978)

First broadcast on Radio Reverb 97.2FM and DAB in Brighton, online at on Monday 4th April 2016.

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