If I were to find myself on a desert island or possibly more likely, left with an ever-rechargeable iPod or iPhone which I could only have on it 40 songs, these are the ones I’d choose. You might be surprised by some of my choices, however hope you enjoy exploring them. I’ve added a Tidal… Read More My desert island discs
Just a gentle reminder that I’ll be before the microphone for 3 hours from 9pm tonight (20 December). Please do join me for this very special show. And if you fancy getting in touch that would be particularly welcome. 2022 has been a great year musically but not so great in other ways. So hearing… Read More Last show of the year, 3 hours!
Here’s a list only version which is probably easier for loading than the one with the videos embedded. Logan Farmer A mold for the bell (2022 Western Vinyl) Maz O’Connor What I Wanted (2022 Restless Head Records) http://www.mazoconnor.com The Weather Station How It Is That I Should Look At The Stars (2022 Fat Possum Records)… Read More My favourite releases of the year – list only version
I’ve a fantastic stack of records to share with you from 9-11pm tonight. I hope you’re able to join me and spread the word!
I’d been hopeful that the Quiet Revolution would be able to return to it’s regular fortnightly live broadcasting from 8 December. However, following the announcement of the new lockdown tiers, HFM Radio is extending it’s temporary reduction in programming with each day’s live show’s ending at 9pm. This will of course be reviewed at a… Read More Update on live shows
Unfortunately as a response to lockdown HFM Radio has made temporary changes to its schedules resulting in a reduction in live programming. This means all specialist music shows with a 9pm start time won’t be on air until December. Hopefully (fingers crossed) my next live show will be on 8 December. I plan to record… Read More Temporary pause on live editions of the Quiet Revolution through November due to lockdown measures
Following on from my blog post yesterday here’s the first of what may well be a number of sequels… I’d like to credit Alec Bowman, a film-maker, photographer and fine musician in his own right for introducing me to Arborist. Here’s a song I’ve been playing on repeat, A Northern View from their same name… Read More More words about current favourites
It’s that time of the year again. The music magazines are already publishing albums of the year from their perspective. Over recent times I’ve made it slightly easier on myself by dividing the year into two. So back in June I posted in three separate instalments the standout albums for me up to that… Read More My favourite albums of the last 6 months of the year: first installment
Eliza Gilkyson In the name of the lord from Secularia (2018 Red House Records) http://www.elizagilkyson.com Simone Felice featuring Four Tet Puppet digital download single (2018 New York Pro) http://www.simonefelice.com The Willows Better days from Through the wild (2018 Elk Records) http://www.thewillowsband.co.uk Gilmore and Roberts Just a piece of wood from A problem of our kind… Read More 27 November 2018 playlist