i will not return your records #255

”.. ‘til your singing eyes and fingers drew me loving to your isle..”

playlist:
low & dirty three - down by the river (neil young) (in the fishtank)
six organs of admittance - solar ascent (ascent)
barn owl & the infinite strings ensemble - light (the headlands)
kinski - i think i blew it (again) (airs above your station)
derek rogers - beautiful ever could (open windows)
dead rat orchestra - the heather isle (the guga hunters of ness)
magik markers - young (surrender to the fantasy)
bardo pond - wayne’s tune (bardo pond)
dando shaft - rain (an evening with dando shaft)
alasdair roberts & friends - the lover’s ghost (traditional) (too long in this condition)
giant sand - astonished (in memphis) (chore of enchantment)
jason molina - honey, watch your ass (pyramid electric company)
jack rose - red horse (two originals of jack rose)
low & dirty three - i hear.. goodnight (in the fishtank)
jeff buckley - satisfied mind (joe red hayes/ jack rhodes) (sketches for my sweetheart the drunk)
czars - song to the siren (tim buckley) (sing a song for you)
trembling bells - darling (abandoned love)
bill callahan - one fine morning (apocalypse)

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*** it seems that episode #254 has been swallowed up by the ether monsters.. doing what i can in terms of recovering it.. but for now, just hoping this one will do it for you!!

i will not return your records #252

"your eight letters spelling out the sun/ making sure that we’re the only ones.."

playlist:
trembling bells - adieu england (abandoned love)
boxhead ensemble - far gone/ big sky (the last place to go)
morgen - love (morgen)
love - a house is not a motel (forever changes)
july - dandelion seeds (july)
low - $20 (c’mon)
richard skelton - little knives (vérsa éan)
richard skelton - ascend (vérsa éan)
bardo pond - side to side (yntra)
circuit des yeux - bud & gin (overdue)
low - witches (c’mon)
circuit des jeux - my name is rune (overdue)
bardo pond - the cawl (yntra)
circuit des yeux - acarina (overdue)
magic markers - last of the lemach line (boss)
swans - just a little boy (for chester burnett) (to be kind)

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thank you, Teenie Hodges and Bobby Womack.

i will not return your records #251

"i don’t wanna be mean but i’m not afraid.. "

playlist:
low - plastic cup (the invisible way)
le fruit vert - la castiglione (passiflore)
akron family - sorrow boy ( akron family)
ar - seed memory (succession)
bardo pond -the stars behind (bardo pond)
flying saucer attack - the season is ours (flying saucer attack)
swans - to be kind (to be kind)
magik markers - don’t talk in your sleep (balf quarry)
father murphy - let the wrong rise with you/ they will always fail you (simultaneous listening edit) (pain is on our side now)
bardo pond - a crossing (yntra)
silent land time machine - dealing w/ doubt (i am no longer alone with myself…)
circuit des yeux - lithonia (overdue)
symbol - clear passage (online architecture)
swans - oxygen (to be kind)
bardo pond - don’t know about you (bardo pond)

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thank you, Jimmy Scott and Ultra Violet.

i will not return your records #250

"you can take my life but you can’t take me…"

playlist:
richard buckner - confession (our blood)
john mcgrath - four hills (wire tapper 33)
richard skelton - noon hill wood (landings)
christina vantzou - going backwards to recover that which was left behind (no. 2)
hiss tracts - halo getters (shortwave nights)
pharmakon - bang bang (nancy sinatra) (todo muere vol. 4)
swans - bring the sun/ toussaint l’ouverture (to be kind)
father murphy - let the wrong rise with you (pain is on our side)
philip jeck - i just wanted to know (surf)
bardo pond - push yer head (batholith)
magik markers - american sphinx face (surrender to the fantasy)
pharmakon - crawling on bruised knees (abandon)
philip jeck - above (stoke)
william parker quartet - etchings (live in houston 2007) (wood flute songs: anthology/ live 2006-2012)
bardo pond - the path (peri)
bardo pond - slip away (batholith)
richard buckner - william + emily (the hill)

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thank you, Rik Mayall

i will not return your records #249

"may moonlight fall upon your breast.."

playlist:
grouper - you never came (cover the windows and the wall)
interbellum - some rather poor advice (this was an important place in their lives)
labradford - comfort (a stable reference)
richard buckner - mood (surrounded)
richard skelton - bark, xylem (unabridged) (ivystrung)
swans - some things we do (to be kind)
bohren & der club of gore - welk (dolores)
jean sebastien truchy - neither (radio edit) (total eclipse: live on ckut 90.3 fm)
tim hecker - ghost writing pt. 1 (haunt me, haunt me, do it again)
letha rodman melchior - send in the clowns (stephen sondheim) (handbook for mortals)
hiss tracts - for the transient projectionist (shortwave nights)
leyland kirby - wdtftcs fifteen (we drink to forget the coming storm)
eyeless in gaza - to steven (plague of years)
fennesz - the liar (becs)
swans - kirsten supine (to be kind)
circuit des yeux - helen you bitch (overdue)
bardo pond - what are their names (david crosby) (terrastock six)
the dead c - aime ton prochain comme toi meme (white house)

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thank you, Maya Angelou.

i will not return your records #248

"i sleep in the belly of oceans/ and i sleep in the belly of truth.."

playlist:
songs: ohia - the black crow (the lioness)
threshold houseboys choir - so free it knows no end (form grows rampant)
talk talk - myrrhman (laughing stock)
wrekmeister harmonies - pittsburgh (recordings made in public spaces vol. 1)
swans - just a little boy (for chester burnett) (to be kind)
counter silence - when the clocks have stopped (wire tapper edit) (wire tapper 33)
ben frost - nolan (aurora)
father murphy - they will all fail you (pain is on our side)
hiss tracts - …shortwave nights (shortwave nights)
father murphy - bones got dry + despite all the grief (simultaneous play edit) (pain is on our side)
labradford - eero (a stable reference)
silent land time machine - kissa (i am no longer alone with myself..)
labradford - sedr 77 (a stable reference)
swans - she loves us (to be kind)
low - nothing but heart (c’mon)
chelsea wolfe - i died with you (unknown rooms)

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i will not return your records #247

"wading on the edge of fire with you.."

playlist:
maica mia - jonny o (total eclipse: live on ckut 90.3 fm)
leyland kirby - wdtftcs twenty-seven (we drink to forget the coming storm)
low - majesty/ magic (c’mon)
jim fox - colorless sky became fog (wire tapper 33)
tara jane o’neil - bellow below as above (where shines new light)
circuit des yeux - title unknown (c.d.y. & victoria) (glacial fault/ title unknown 7-inch)
hiss tracts - slowed rugs (shortwave nights)
eyeless in gaza - falling leaf/ fading flower: goodbye to summer (plague of years: songs and instrumentals 1980-2006)
circuit des yeux - nova 88 (overdue)
jack rose - yaman blues (two originals of jack rose)
nick kuepfer - ladybugs on window, spraypaint on deer carcass (total eclipse: live on ckut 90.3 fm)
sharon van etten - dsharpg (epic)
eyeless in gaza - she moved through the fair (traditional)  (plague of years: songs and instrumentals 1980-2006)
hiss tracts - test recording at trembling city (shortwave nights)
michael morley - part i (a pavilion of fools)
bardo pond - sangh seriatim (refulgo)
ben chasny - wedding song (black sand/ wedding song 7-inch)

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i will not return your records #241

"all you need is the sea…"

playlist:
thalia zedek band - julie said (six ep)
fennesz w/ david sylvian - transit (venice)
broadcast - echo’s answer (the noise made by people)
nadja - lidérc (queller)
tara jane o’neil - glow now (where shine new light)
raum - blood moon (event of your leaving)
wrekmeister harmonies - pittsburg (recordings made in public spaces vol. 1)
ben frost - autoclave (fAr)
dale cooper quartet & the dictaphones - lampyre bonne chère (quatorze pièces de ménace)
leyland kirby - diminishing emotion (breaks my heart each time)
nadja - mouths (queller)
picastro + nadja - a new soul’s benediction (fool, redeemer)
rafael anton irisarri - her rituals (the unintentional sea)
bohren & der club of gore - komm zurueck zu mir (piano nights)
200 years - city streets (200 years)
thalia zedek band - dreamalie (six ep)
bardo pond - heaven ii (without a doubt 7-inch)
spiritualized - true love will find you in the end (daniel johnston) (soul on fire)
neil young & crazy horse - through my sails (zuma)
alan sparhawk - … in the harbor (solo guitar)

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thank you Bob2 Canavale

i will not return your records #240 

"if you walk the galaxies, i would walk the galaxies with you.."

playlist:
tara jane o’neil - welcome (where shine new light)
spiritualized mississippi space program - always forgetting with you (the bridge song) (space project)
maica mia - neH2ble (des era)
thalia zedek band - fell so hard (six)
roy montgomery - escape velocity (scenes from the south island)
tim hecker - stigmata ii (virgins)
koen holtkamp - broken circles (10)
saffronkeira & mario massa - southnorth (cause and effect)
ben frost - enlightenment (hold on to me) (fAr)
magik markers - american sphinx face (surrender to the fantasy)
t’ien lai - serca miast zatrzymują się (da’at)
emeralds - search for me in the wastelands (just to feel anything)
bohren & der club of gore - bei rosarotem licht (piano nights)
echo beach - hospital (modern lovers/ jonathan richman) (drywall ep)
bohren & der club of gore - irrwege (piano nights)
stars of the lid - music for twin peaks episode #30 part i (the ballasted orchestra)
a winged victory for the sullen - atomos vii (atomos vii)
oren ambarchi & robin fox - trios (connected)

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(i’ve slammed episodes #237 & 238 up on podomatic.. so if you just can’t live without those episodes - yeah, riiiiight! - now you know where to find ‘em.)

i will not return your records #239

"Einstein said that time was like a river. it doesn’t move at the same speed everywhere.."

playlist:
spacemen 3 - lord can you hear me? (playing with fire)
chelsea wolfe - halfsleeper (the grime & the glow)
bonnie prince billy - bad man (bonnie prince billy)
molina & johnson - wooden heart (molina & johnson)
derek rogers - signifying memory (signifying memory)
janet cardiff - a large slow river (cardiffmiller.com)
bohren und der club of gore - verloren (alles) (piano nights)
dale cooper quartet & the dictaphones - ma dressing (parole de navarre)
bohren und der club of gore - fahr zur hoelle (piano nights)
saffronkeira & mario massa - variazione (cause and effect)
ben frost - undulating beast (black marrow)
the living jarboe - scorpion (disburden disciple)
letha rodman melchior - marsh of sleep (handbook for mortals)
grouper - soul eraser (a i a : dream loss)
le fruit vert - canto di iemanja (passiflore)
labradford - soft return (prazision)
mogwai - rollerball (ep +2)

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i will not return your records #238

"i could make it all/ all the twisted sand and foam/ i’ll never ever return.."

labradford - wr (mi medja naranja)
good stuff house - untitled (good stuff house reissue)
le fruit vert - passiflore (passiflore)
derek rogers - “either create or destroy in this life…” (born into systems)
mark mcguire - inside where it’s warm (a young person’s guide to mark mcguire)
saffronkeira & mario massa - the journey (cause and effect)
valley of the giants - whaling tale (valley of the giants)
circuit des yeux - nova 88 (overdue)
tara jane o’neil - wordless in woods (where shine new light)
letha rodman melchior - hypatia rilles (handbook for mortals)
t’ien lai - tron (da’at)
rosy parlane - willow (willow 7-inch)
letha rodman melchior - humouresques (handbook for mortals)
harold budd - templar (perhaps)
patti smith - godspeed (easter reissue)
nina nastasia - i say that i will go (run to ruin)
chris brokaw - criminals (the boarder’s door)
grails - broken ballad (the burden of hope)
rangda - sarcophagi (false flag)

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thank you Roy Campbell Jr. and Amiri Baraka

i will not return your records #237

"one’s got the damp taste of the earth on it.."

playlist:
talk talk - myrrhman (laughing stock)
rachel’s - expect delays (systems/ layers)
kyle bobby dunn - mon retard (kyle bobby dunn and the infinite sadness)
godspeed you! black emperor - we drift like worried fire (allelujah! don’t bend! ascend!)
circuit des yeux - acarina (overdue)
nicolas wiese/ mise en scene - the sneaking towards the nucleus accumbens (introjection)
smokey emery - movement vii (a craft in control) (quartz ep)
saffronkeira + mario massa - pity (cause and effect)
wrekmeister harmonies - you’ve always meant so much to me (you’ve always meant so much to me)
sparklehorse - wish you were here (pink floyd) (chest full of dying hawks)
songs: ohia - two blue lights (didn’t it rain)
letha rodman melchior - send in the clowns (stephen sondheim) (handbook for mortals)

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thank you Yusuf Lateef, Joan Fontaine, Peter O’Toole, Al Goldstein, and Phil Everly.

more links and older episodes are (possibly) coming.. your patience is appreciated.

happy new year..

i will not return your records #233

"awake and waking up/ nothing seems enough.."

playlist:
grouper - wind and snow (dragging a dead deer up a hill)
bonnie prince billy - there will be spring (wolfroy goes to town)
chris brokaw - criminals (the boarder’s door)
emeralds - through & through (just to feel anything)
six organs of admittance - final wing (shelter from the ash)
nadja & vampillia - anesthetic depth (the perfect world)
t’ien lai - tzimtzum III (da’at)
cmkk - gau (excerpt) (gau)
mike ratledge - riddles of the sphinx sequence 10 (riddles of the sphinx)
ben frost - stomp (theory of machines)
circuit des yeux - helen you bitch (overdue)
magik markers - american sphinx face (surrender to the fantasy)
bardo pond - chicken gun (peri)
the dead c - driver u.f.o. (harsh 70s reality)
magik markers - acts of desperation (surrender to the fantasy)

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podomatic/itunes feed is a-comin’..

thank you Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela.

i will not return your records #231

"stardust is yellow and red and it’s mapping out of time inside her head…"

playlist:
swans - inside madeline (my father will guide me up a rope to the sky)
grails - the march (the burden of hope)
barn owl - ancestral star (ancestral star)
six organs of admittance - black wall (the sun awakens)
ben frost - killshot (by the throat)
le fruit vert - side b (passiflore)
derek rogers - unknown xylophone (demos 2013)
lumbers - long night (https://soundcloud.com/lumbers)
beans - lasa-ma in pace (crane wars)
le fruit vert - side a (passiflore)
komodo haunts - fruit bribe (dance on the serpent’s neck)
twine - asa nisi masa (twine)
les beyond- two seasons (split c20 with SubH)
the for carnation - winter lair (marshmallows ep)
alasdair roberts - erie canal (thomas s. allen) (weary engine blues)
scout niblett - could this possibly be? (it’s up to emma)

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podomatic up sooooooon..

i will not return your records #230

"linger on…"

playlist:
the velvet underground - pale blue eyes (the velvet underground)
talk talk - after the flood (laughing stock)
talk talk - taphead (laughing stock)
chelsea wolfe - sick (pain is beauty)
evangelista - the slayer (prince of truth)
swans - helpless child (soundtracks for the blind)
jason molina - don’t it look like rain (let me go let me go let me go)
pete fosco - hoffner synthesis (altar of dusk)
sonic youth - hallowe’en (bad moon rising reissue)
gate - under the water (moths)
bardo pond - side to side (yntra)
spacemen 3 - 2:35 (feedback version) (taking drugs to make music to take drugs to)
the velvet underground - ocean (VU)
the velvet underground - rock & roll (loaded)

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thank you Lou Reed, Marcia Wallace, Deborah Turbeville, and Anthony Caro

(no new episode this week due to crushing deadline on an essay involving critical & genre theory (or is it audience reception theory?! ), Theodor Adorno (& possibly Allan Moore), listening to difficult/ avant garde music, and “body genres, ‘bad’ music, and the judgment of audiences”. wish me luck, i’m in a bit over my head.. and despite yet another imminent evil deadline, i hopehopehope to have a new episode for you next week!)