Transmissions

This transmission is a mixtape of Euro Curios: independently released European music from short-lived bands of the 1980s – another trip through the synth-pop, cold wave, electro, euro-disco, new wave, post-punk and minimal sounds of Continental Europe and the UK.

Broadcasting on Radio Reverb 97.2FM and DAB, Brighton, UK, streaming on www.radioreverb.com in these timeslots:

Sunday 6th November 2022 at 11pm
Monday 14th November at 2pm
Thursday 17th November at 11pm
Tuesday 22nd November at 1pm
Friday 25th November at 2pm
Tuesday 29th November at 10am

NEW SHOW: Sunday 4th December – Euro Curios Vol. 5 (rare synthwave and post-punk from 1980’s Europe)

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Diving deep into an ocean of sound. Music and sounds plundered from David Toop's Book and CD treasure chest, 'Ocean of Sound: Aether Talk, Ambient Read more
TRACKLIST Opening to Bagpuss by Sandra Kerr and John Faulkner from Music of Bagpuss, 1974 Latyrx by Latryx from The album 1997 Badtimes by Laika Read more
TRACKLISTING Overzoom by Startled Insects from Startled Insects EP, 1984 Breaking Hearts by Loggerheads from Four Ways to Cook a Goose, 1987 Time of the Read more
Tracklist Another Thought by Arthur Russell Instrumentals 1974 Volume 2, Part III by Arthur Russell The Name of the Next Song by Arthur Russell Ballad Read more
PLAYLIST (and links to tapes/downloads) The City Looks Beautiful From Up Here by Roche from Silk To Dry The Tears, 100% Silk H.S.T.A by Da Read more
Tracklist The Dawning by Constance Demby (from Sunborne 1980) Heart of Data (Soundtrack Edit) by Factory Floor, 2018 Point of No Return by Stasis, 1993 Read more
PLAYLIST (and links to tapes/downloads) Black Fly by Circuit Des Yeux from Reaching for Indigo on Drag City Guide to Broadcasting I'm 89 (excerpt) by Read more
The March Transmission features stories and poems by: Mike Ladd Rod McKuen Ken Nordine Circa 69 and Steve ‘Sleele’ Steele Amiri Baraka Paul Schrader Captain Read more
Nick and Paul present another crackly vinyl selection of songs they don't play on the radio. Tracklist Old Comrades on Dutch Barrel Organ (1958) The Read more
Looking at past and present uses and abuses of cassette tapes. New tapes as well as the never aired and the rarely heard. PLAYLIST (and Read more