Thursday, September 15, 2011

Don't Be Seen With Me: KEXP Playlists 09/15/2011 and 09/09/2011


Thursday, September 15, 2011 (LISTEN TO THIS SHOW)
Time Artist Song Album Label
1:00 Tuxedomoon Hollywood for Plywood Desire Ralph Records

DJ Comments: From San Francisco. Dirty Harry probably listened to them -
1:05 Raleigh Moncrief The Air Watered Lawn Anticon

DJ Comments: Recently finished up mixing Ganglians' new album. This full length is coming out Oct 25. He may be an aristocrat too, but I doubt it.
1:10 Pantha du Prince The Splendour Black Noise Rough Trade

DJ Comments: Tyler Pope of !!! played bass on this track.
1:16 Apparat Black Water The Devil's Walk Mute

DJ Comments: out 9/27
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1:21 James Blake & Bon Iver Fall Creek Boys Choir Fall Creek Boys Choir (Single) Polydor Ltd. (UK)

DJ Comments: James Blake has a new EP out October 10th (and playing Showbox at the Market September 24th). Preview a track here -
1:26 Stac All or Nothing (Kidkanevil Remix) Label Love Vol. 3 n/a

DJ Comments: Rugby World Cup update: USA leads Russia 10-3 at half time. Stac, meanwhile, is British artist Stacey Dowdeswell -
1:29 DJG Rites V/A:Surreal Estate: Compiled and Mixed by Ana Sia Frite Nite

DJ Comments: Some heavy hitters on this compilation put out by SF-label Frite Nite, such as Sepalcure, Salva, Distal and Ghosts on Tape.
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1:34 Metal Chocolates Everything Stays Dipped Metal Chocolates self-released

DJ Comments: playing the Audioasis Benefit Showcase for Seattle Weekly's REVERB Fest Sat Oct 8 @ Sunset!
1:38 Sleep 8 Over The Heavens Turn By Themselves Forever Hippos in Tanks

DJ Comments: This Austin band's debut is out soon. They're playing a big show at Pop Montreal on the 24th with Ford & Lopatin, CFCF and D'eon.
1:42 Eno Moebius Roedelius The Belldog After the Heat Sky

DJ Comments: Eno's second collaboration with Dieter Moebius (Cluster, Harmonia) and Hans-Joachim Roedelius, from 1978.
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1:50 Cataldo Don't Lose That Feeling Prison Boxing Red Pepper

DJ Comments: cd release @ the croc tonight!
1:56 Widowspeak Fir Coat Widowspeak Captured Tracks

DJ Comments: NY label Captured Tracks' newest indie darlings. They're on a mini-tour right now with Vivian Girls.

2:00 Active Child You Are All I See You Are All I See Vagrant

DJ Comments: Live on KEXP Friday 9/23 @ 1pm!
2:02 Burial & Four Tet Moth Moth / Wolf Cub Text Records

DJ Comments: Not a bad pairing, these two. Burial's Street Halo EP, his most recent release, came out in April although just before that he worked on another 12" with Thom Yorke and Four Tet -
2:11 Arthur Russell Home Away From Home Another Thought Audika

DJ Comments: Collected recordings from the final decade of Arthur Russell's career -
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2:18 Brilliant Colors Value Lines Again and Again Slumberland

DJ Comments: Sept 16th at Cairo, then Grama's House in Olympia the next night.
2:20 Milagres Here to Stay Glowing Mouth Kill Rock Stars

DJ Comments: Rugby World Cup update: USA beats Russia 13-6 in a hard fought affair. In non-foreign sports news, Milagres is playing the High Dive October 24th!
2:23 Foxes in Fiction Fifteen Ativan (Alternate Version) Alberto Orchid Tapes

DJ Comments: Playing in LA tonight. You can download this EP for free as well! -
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2:28 Barn Owl Turiya Lost in the Glare Thrill Jockey

DJ Comments: Trans Am's Phil Manley produced this record for Barn Owl, their 8th full-length.
2:31 Wooden Shjips Home West Thrill Jockey

DJ Comments: Phil Manley also produced this album. CONTINUITY REIGNS. Discogs also labels this album as "stoner rock" which I completely disagree with because the connotation is that...wait, I lost my train of thought...uh...can you pass the Doritos?
2:38 Case Studies Animals The World Is Just a Shape to Fill the Night Sacred Bones Records

DJ Comments: Playing the very cool Rendevous September 23rd with Grant Olsen (Gold Leaves) and Shana Cleveland (Curious Mystery). Pretty good lineup.
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2:41 Art of Noise Moments in Love (Who's Afraid Of?) The Art of Noise! Island Records

DJ Comments: This song has been: sampled by Mya and Sisquo; played at (one of) Madonna's wedding; featured in the soundtrack for Pumping Iron II: The Women. AON's (Who's Afraid Of?) The Art of Noise was just reissued as well.
2:49 DJ Theory Shelter Heartbreak presents Moombahsoul Vol. 2 n/a

DJ Comments: Compiled by David Heartbreak over at Mad Decent -
2:55 Valium Aggelein Die Wolken Werden Stufenleitern absinken Hier kommt der schwartze Mond AudioInformationPhenomena

DJ Comments: Only 500 pressed when released in 1998 under mysterious circumstances. The band was, in fact, a side project of Duster, one of the mainstays of now defunct Seattle label Up Records -
3:00 Low Cut I Could Live in Hope Vernon Yard Recordings

DJ Comments: Playing FRIDAY at Neumos! They're originally from Duluth, Minnesota. Comedian Louie Anderson had a short-lived sitcom set in Duluth in the 90s where he played a therapist...can't imagine why it didn't succeed...
3:06 Atlas Sound Terra Incognita Parallax 4AD

DJ Comments: This is so cool! Bradford Cox dressed up as Joey Ramone and came on stage with Black Lips to play "Do Ya Wanna Dance?" -
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3:12 Goldfrapp Strict Machine (single mix) Strict Machine Mute

DJ Comments: Playing November 5th in Brasil!
3:16 Oppenheimer Analysis Don't Be Seen With Me New Mexico

DJ Comments: The Minimal Wave label reissued much of this group's material in the past year. They formed in the early 80s in London but much of their material went unheard until said reissues came out -
3:20 Ladytron White Elephant Gravity the Seducer Nettwerk

DJ Comments: Playing DECIBEL Thursday, September 29th with Depressed Buttons and ONOIO at the Showbox Market.
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3:24 Blood Diamonds Move the Stars Grins (7inch) Transparent

DJ Comments: Vancouver beat maker -
3:28 Fennesz Shisheido Endless Summer Editions Mego

DJ Comments: originally out in 2001
3:30 Groove Armada Dusk You & Me Vertigo Jive Electro

DJ Comments: An 'Armada' is: a large force or group usually of moving things. That's a lot of groove.
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3:36 Veronica Falls Found love in a Graveyard Veronica Falls Slumberland

DJ Comments: Nardwuar interviews Veronica Falls at SXSW. Doot doo! -
3:40 The Durutti Column Love No More Vini Reilly Factory Once

DJ Comments: The first batch of their 1979 debut came in a sleeve made of sandpaper, with Ian Curtis gluing them together whilst the rest of Joy Division watched porn in the next room (or so the story goes).
3:43 Solar Bears Neon Colony She Was Coloured In Planet Mu

DJ Comments: Dublin duo, kind of flew under the radar last year -
3:48 SBTRKT Wildfire SBTRKT Young Turks

DJ Comments: Neptune - October 26th. All ages too.
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3:52 Neon Indian Halogen (I Could Be a Shadow) Ex Extrana Static Tongues

DJ Comments: Out now! Neon Indian a.k.a. Alan Palomo recorded most of the record himself in Helsinki. He was stalked by a hobo there, which probably didn't inform the album at all -
3:56 Slow Club When I Go Yeah So ????

DJ Comments: Request! Good luck with the studying Leila!
4:00 Juno The Young Influentials this is the way it goes and goes and goes DeSoto Records

DJ Comments: From Seattle! Take that Duluth!
4:04 Cut Copy Need You Now Zonoscope Modular Recordings

DJ Comments: Very entertaining music video (the one with a bunch of different athletes brawling with one another) -
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4:11 Jónsi Boy Lilikoi Live at KEXP Volume Seven KEXP

DJ Comments: Live at KEXP Vol. 7: wow your friends! impress your neighbours! -
4:15 The Radio Dept. Against the Tide Lesser Matters

DJ Comments: Download (well, only if you want) some unreleased tracks and their live set from this year's Sasquatch Festival -
4:19 Ducktails Sit Around With You Killin the Vibe 12"

DJ Comments: Ducktails is the solo project of Matt Mondanile, also of NJ band Real Estate. Try as I might, though, I always think about the cartoon "DuckTales" where he swims around that huge vault full of gold coins.
4:22 Destroyer The Bad Arts Streethawk: A Seduction Misra

DJ Comments: Take a little spin around Dan Bejar's Vancouver (on a motorcycle) in the music vid for "Savage Night at the Opera" from his excellent Kaputt release -
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4:30 Mayor Hawthorne A Long Time How Do You Do Universal Republic

DJ Comments: Out October 11th. That's a pretty soulful month, right?
4:33 Phoenix If I Ever Feel Better United Astralwerks

DJ Comments: Animal Collective's take on "Love Like a Sunset" from Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix -
4:37 NewVillager Black Rain NewVillager IAMSOUND

DJ Comments: Would you rather live in a village, town or hamlet? You can see this band in a CITY, namely Seattle, October 11th at Neumos with Metronomy and Noddy.
4:41 Clams Casino Treetop Rainforest Tri Angle

DJ Comments: Here's the video for "Natural," also off this EP. The best part? It's set to Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes!! -
4:44 Stereo MCs Sketch Connected Gee Street

DJ Comments: They toured with Happy Mondays prior to releasing this album. I can't begin to imagine the craziness that ensued on that tour...
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4:51 Gem Club Twins Breakers Hardly Art

DJ Comments: Drops September 27th. Pre order and get the limited edition white vinyl while supplies last -
4:55 Nicolas Jaar Keep Me There Space Is Only Noise Circus Company

DJ Comments: Born in NYC, lived in Santiago, Chile then attended Brown University. I wonder if he met Emma Watson?
5:00 Do Make Say Think Do Other Truths Constellation

DJ Comments: I guess Canadians don't know how to use commas, amirite?!?
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5:11 Kurt Vile The Creature So Outta Reach EP Matador

DJ Comments: Playing the Paramount September 28th and a new EP release set for November 8. Here's what a focus group of senior citizens think about him -
5:17 Caveman Old Friend Coco Beware self released

DJ Comments: Their album came out Tuesday and was featured on KEXP's Song of the Day -
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5:22 Braids Lammicken Native Speaker Kanine Records

DJ Comments: September 24th at Sunset with Painted Palms. On the 22nd they're playing Victoria's very fun Rifflandia Festival. Why not take the clipper over? It's an excellent lineup!
5:27 Laura Marling I Was Just A Card A Creature I Don't Know Ribbon Music

DJ Comments: Just came out and sounding quite lovely -
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5:32 M83 Midnight City Hurry Up, We're Dreaming Mute

DJ Comments: Doors at 6:00 for the early show on Sunday, November 13th. They're also looking for musicians to join them on tour. Like, for real (ya gotta know how to use Ableton, though) -
5:37 Yellow Magic Orchestra Behind The Mask Solid State Survivor (Remaster)

DJ Comments: From their superb 1979 release Solid State Survivor. There's even a cover of "Day Tripper"
5:40 Pictureplane Real Is a Feeling Thee Physical Lovepump United

DJ Comments: Here's the music video for "Negative Slave," which features Pictureplane taking LSD and dancing atop a Mexican pyramid. Spooky aliens too -
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5:45 Witch Gardens Baby Got A Haircut "Alice, Agatha, Branch & Christ" self-released

DJ Comments: If you haven't seen Witch Gardens around town yet, you know, DO. They'll be at Reverb Fest in Ballard October 8.
5:47 Built to Spill Hindsight There Is No Enemy Warner Bros. Records

DJ Comments: October 21st at The Moore Theatre as part of City Arts Fest. Seapony's opening.
5:51 Caribou Yeti The Milk of Human Kindness Leaf

DJ Comments: Curating a stage at ATP along with Les Savy Fav and Battles, December 9 -11 -
5:56 Erlend Oye Drop (Cornelius) DJ Kicks

DJ Comments:

Friday, September 09, 2011 (LISTEN TO THIS SHOW)

Time Artist Song Album Label
9:00 Killing Joke Requiem Killing Joke
9:04 Cold Cave The Trees Grew Emotions and Died Love Comes Close The Heartworm
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9:09 CSS Hit Me Like a Rock (f. Bobby Gillespie)

9:13 Keep Shelly in Athens Our Own Dream EP Our Own Dream Forest Family Records
9:17 Broadcast Michael A Grammar Tender Buttons Warp Records
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9:22 NewVillager Black Rain NewVillager IAMSOUND
9:26 Matthew Dear Slowdance Black City Ghostly International
9:30 Albert Swarm Foundling Wheels Held Ceremony
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9:36 The Physics Cheers Love Is A Business self-released
9:39 Lindstrøm & Christabelle Lovesick Real Life Is No Cool Smalltown Supersound
9:42 Orchestral Manoeuvers In The Dark Electricity Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark DinDisc
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9:46 Active Child High Priestess You Are All I See Vagrant
9:50 Slowdive When the Sun Hits Souvlaki SBK Records
9:55 M83 Wait Hurry Up, We're Dreaming Mute
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10:01 The Pains of Being Pure at Heart Belong Belong Slumberland Records
10:06 The Soft Boys Tonight Underwater Moonlight Rykodisc
10:09 Air France It Feels Good To Be Around You It Feels Good To Be Around You (Single) Sincerely Yours
10:13 SBTRKT Pharaohs SBTRKT Young Turks
10:17 Quiet Village Free Rider Silent Movie !K7
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10:23 Boards of Canada Turquoise Hexagon Sun Music Has the Right to Children Matador Records
10:27 Tinariwen Tenere Taqqim Tossam (Four Tet Remix)

10:33 The Knife We Share Our Mothers' Health Silent Shout Rabid Records
10:37 Tycho Hours Dive Ghostly International
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10:44 Flexions R & D Golden Fjord Cairo Records
10:46 Neon Indian Deadbeat Summer Psychic Chasms Lefse Records
10:50 The Human League Dreams of Leaving Travelogue Virgin
10:56 Bjork Crystalline Biophilia
11:01 Veronica Falls Found love in a Graveyard Veronica Falls Slumberland
11:05 The Soul Sisters Foolish Dreamer

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11:09 The Drums What You Were Portamento Island
11:12 Kings of Convenience Singing Softly to Me Quiet Is the New Loud Source UK
11:15 Apparat Black Water The Devil's Walk Mute
11:19 Little Dragon Please Turn Ritual Union Peacefrog
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11:26 Crystal Castles Fainting Spells Crystal Castles Last Gang Records
11:27 DJ Theory Shelter Heartbreak presents Moombahsoul Vol. 2 n/a
11:33 James Blake Limit To Your Love LIVE at KEXP Volume Seven KEXP
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11:38 Tamaryn Love Fade The Waves
11:41 Rafael Anton Irisarri Watching As She Reels Hopes and Past Desires Immune Records
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11:48 Abe Vigoda Dead City/Waste Wilderness Skeleton Post Present Medium
11:51 The Psychedelic Furs Into You Like a Train Talk Talk Talk Columbia Records
11:55 Pavement In the Mouth a Desert Slanted and Enchanted Matador Records

DJ Comments: the cd skipping gods aren't happy with me today...

Male Bonding Tame the Sun Endless Now Sub Pop Records
12:00 Jacuzzi Boys Cool Vapors Glazin' Hardly Art
12:03 Buzzcocks Ever Fallen in Love (With Someone You Shouldn't've) Singles Going Steady Liberty Records
12:05 Davila 666 Basura Davila 666 In the Red
12:09 The Speedies Let Me Take Your Photo

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12:13 Chrome Sparks <3 & Soul My <3 self-released
12:17 Telepathe I Can't Stand It Living Bridge Rare Book Room Records
12:22 Atlas Sound Recent Bedroom Let the Blind Lead Those Who Can See but Cannot Feel Kranky
12:26 The Sea and Cake Weekend Car Alarm Thrill Jockey
12:29 Mayer Hawthorne A Long Time How Do You Do Universal Republic
12:32 Dam Funk Chocolate Rhythm Trax Vol IV
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12:35 Ladytron The Way That I Found You 604 Emperor Norton
12:38 Loose Joints Is It All Over My Face (female vocal) Larry Levan's Classic West End Records Remixes Made Famous at the Legendary Paradise Garage West End Records
12:44 LCD Soundsystem Tribulations LCD Soundsystem DFA Records
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12:50 Real Estate It's Real Days
12:53 Craft Spells After the Moment Idle Labor Captured Tracks
12:57 Shigeto French Kiss Power Up Full Circle Moodgadget

DJ Comments: at Decibel Wed Sep 28 @ Neumos!