2/4/2012 ‘Love 100’ tracklist

The Kitchen Sink’s first programme for Radio R was recorded using a mono mic in Miss a.k.a’s kitchen in October 2008. Somehow, three and a half years later, this Monday the mini-milestone of a hundredth show was reached. No fanfare, no fireworks, no candles, no cake, no jumping in the fountain on Brno’s main square wearing little more than a smile, and possibly very few listeners, but those who did click in, heard the following tracks:

1)BUZZCOCKS – EVER FALLEN IN LOVE? /from ‘Love Bites’/ UA 1978                                                                                          More info: http://www.buzzcocks.com/site/index.html

2)MAGAZINE – I LOVE YOU, YOU BIG DUMMY / originally 1978, included on the ‘Touch And Go’ compilation/ Virgin 2009    More info:http://www.myspace.com/magazineofficial

3)BOBBY CONN – LOVE LET ME DOWN /from ‘King For A Day’/ Thrill Jockey 2007                                                               More info: http://www.thrilljockey.com/thrill/Bobby-Conn/

4)THE DEAD C – HELL IS NOW LOVE /from ‘Vain, Erudite And Stupid Selected Works 1987-2005’/ Ba Da Bing! Records 2006   More info: http://www.myspace.com/thedeadc

5)M.ASHRAF feat. NAHID AKHTAR – DEAR, I LOVE YOU /from the ‘Life Is Dance!’ collection/ Finders Keepers 2011 More info: http://www.finderskeepersrecords.com/discog_fkr049.html

6)GERDA: BLANK – 100 CHANNELS /from ‘Numbers’/ X-Productions 2012                                                                                  More info: http://www.myspace.com/gerdablank1

7)THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA – HARD COMING LOVE /from ‘The United States Of America’/ Columbia 1968, Sundazed 2004    More info: http://pitchfork.com/reviews/albums/8385-united-states-of-america/

8)ZINJA HLUNGWANI – GEZANI’S DAUGHTER, MY LOVE /from the ‘Shangaan Electro’ collection/ Honest Jon’s 2010 More info: http://www.honestjons.com/label.php?pid=36711

9)ERIC’S TRIP – NEW LOVE /from ‘Forever Again’/ Sub Pop Records 1995                                                                                     More info: http://www.subpop.com/artists/erics_trip

10)SEBADOH – BRAND NEW LOVE / from ‘Sebadoh vs Helmet’/ Domino 1992                                                                            More info: http://www.sebadoh.com/

11)ELLA FITZGERALD – I LOVE PARIS /from ‘Sings The Cole Porter Songbook’/ Verve 1956                                                More info: http://www.ellafitzgerald.com/

12)SWANS – LOVE WILL SAVE YOU /from ‘White Light From The Mouth Of Infinity’/ Young God Records 1991        More info: http://swans.pair.com/

A fairly diverse collection, including a few classics I’d played on previous shows but couldn’t resist including again. More feedback than romance perhaps, but to anyone who has checked out the programme before, this probably didn’t come as a surprise! Hopefully the Ella hit the spot for those looking for more traditional lovesongs….

Thanks are due this time to Stuart Mills for the Gerda: Blank – help much-appreciated! And thanks to anyone who listened and- to you for checking this out!

Til next time, Shiny

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~ by theshinybeast on April 5, 2012.

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