As the mighty Bicep lads launch their new podcast I’m happy to say I’ve compiled and mixed the second installment after Youandewan has kicked things off so wonderfully. Its been a while since my last mix for them which you can still check out here, so I hope you all enjoy this one. There’s also a few words from myself so go and click and read.
A few weeks ago one of my favourite clothing labels asked me to do a mix and asked a few questions. They are both up online now to check out.
Do go and check out the shop as well. The t shirts and jumpers I can vouch for as they seem to be taking an ever more increasing percentage of my cupboard & drawers up.
For the last 4 year or so I have been a resident for Future Disco here on the island at Space. This year is no different and have been holding down the Premier Etage all summer again and this Tuesday I’ll be making my Future Disco debut on the Sunset Terrace.
They’ve asked me a few questions about various topics and will be sending over a brief mix for the Radio show as well. In the mean time here’s me answering questions.
For episode 10 of the We Love podcast I’m in sterling company with ridiculously nice people at Hot Chip whos set on the terrace at Space was recorded for all the people who weren’t lucky enough to be there on the night or just can’t remember it.
My contribution to the podcast is picking 5 tunes i’ve been enjoying this summer. These differ from day to day so here’s 5 I’ve been enjoying all summer but tracks i’d could also remember at that point in time in particular. Enjoy anyhow myself chatting with Andy Wilson.
Following Jem Haynes in the residents rule series, I step up to answer lots of questions about the past, present and future concerning music and non-music related activities. If you want to know what I’ve been up to and got up my sleeve for the future, or just want to see a picture of Jems slippers then click on the link below.
On the 10th January you might have seen my mug propping up page 6 of the Sunderland Echo. Well, here’s an electric version to peruse at your leisure. Thanks to Katy Wheeler for the interview, and Helen Russel for the photography.
The article is also featured on the We Love Blog
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Im a touch late of this but you can listen to me mumble my way through 5 of my favourite tunes from the summer as well as listen to Simian Mobile Disco thanks to We Love and Tom Brown. Enjoy!
Here’s an interview and mix I was kindly asked to do by the ever-expanding colossus that is the feelmybicep blog.
Click HERE for the interview and stream
and right click and save HERE for the download
System Status – Downtime – untracked
Baldelli – Girotondo – Gomma
Tornado Wallace – Paddin – Delusions of Grandeur
Matt Dear – Little People [Mark E mix] – Ghostly International
James Yuill – This Sweet Love [Prins Thomas] – Playhouse
Basic SOul Unit – Fly by Night – Void
James T Cotton – On time – Spectral Sound
Telex – Raised by snakes – Telex
Session victim – We want to thank all our friends – Wolf Music
Crocket & Tubbs – Miami – Mena Music
Christopher Walken & Philippo – Walken – Gomma
Isaac Hayes – Disco Connection – HBS
Moonstar – Detroit – Sonar Kollektiv
Romanthany – Wanderer [Dixon edit] – Innervisions
Mock & Toof – Shoeshine Boogie (Wolf & Lamb mix) – Wolf & Lamb
Mau v Black Sabbath – Planet Caravan – ?