gLASSsHRiMP radio show 2/11 at 5pm (til 7pm - UK time), as ever on Resonance 104.4 FM in London and streaming from www.resonancefm.com
on todays show we have live music from Stuffy/the Fuses - 'XTC pop at Fugazi volume' is one decription, 'pawnshop guitars punctuated by b*st*rdised drum syncopation and vocals underpinned by a lone Hammond' maybe clearer - fizzy guitar pop anyway - 'led' by singing drummer Stuffy they, earlier this year, recorded their 2nd LP with Steve Albini - they are in London on the day of the show (2/11) at The Spitz w/Keith John Adams Trio & the excellent Father of Boon! - 8pm - info on them at www.stuffyandthefuses.net
in the bag (clearly will not play all of these but they are literally in the bag) are the new Lightning Bolt 2lp, R.O.T. 8" lathe, Sunburned Hand of the Man, Giardini Di Miro, Wild Man Fischer, American Analog Set, the Gordons & the Dead C (for my now frequent Kev's Kiwi Korner), Jonathan Kane, Monster Killed By Laser, Angela Valid, Jane, Slate Pipe Banjo Draggers/Lord Mongo, Davenport Family box, Sand Snow Man, the Nightingales, Takamasa & Noriko, Monolithe, Sh*t and Shine, Animal Collective, Gravenhurst, Sexton Ming, Ginnungagap (inc Alexander Tucker), Fursaxa, Kevin Coyne, Sir Richard Bishop, Lungfish, Quack Quack and Billy Mahonie* - and i look blankly at people when they say what are you listening to at the moment!
following a hectic schedule of radio appearances the other week (BBC Woman's Hour and then the 'sHRiMP!) our favourite British folky Vashti Bunyan will be appearing on this Friday's Later...with Jools Holland - don't miss her.
presented this week by Kevin Head , Charlene Katuwawala and Shona Davidson - and maybe Howard Monk will come in as well.
gLASSsHRIMP show is now repeated every Saturday morning on Resonance FM at 7am
* Billy Mahonie "Found" CD and Meets Guitar "Meets Guitar" released in November on oof! records - more info soon!
(what can i tell you about oof! records?)