broadcast live on Resonance 104.4 fm - 5 til 6.30pm (London time) - fm in London, streaming from www.resonancefm.com
2 live music guests this week....
Melbourne based artists the Drones bring their menacing bluesy garage-rock tales of desperation, drinking and drowning into the studio... the Drones have been working hard in the UK following the ATP Recordings release of their 2nd album 'Wait long by the river and the bodies of your enemies will float by' and play the ATP festival this coming week then heading off to Europe for some dates with Dinosaur Jr before heading home for a well-earned rest.
also live in session is BARR - LA-based motivational rapper Brendan Fowler, an inspirational storyteller to lapsed indie and punk kids, sparse beat loops, xylophone and piano backing and a love of free-jazz percussion. latest album 'Beyond Reinforced Jewel Case' sees a UK release on Upset The Rhythm about now.
photo from the ever fascinating Vice magazine, used without permission - tell me to get rid and i'll take it straight down.
in the bag - asome things from last week, some new things - Julie's Haircut, Fazzini, Hotplate, Ralfe Band, Quasi, Na, Sir Richard Bishop, Persil, Zoppo, Dave Cloud, Ephel Duath, Vetiver and so much more
coming soon on the 'sHRiMP...
May 17th - classical-metal crossover act Tarantula AD in session and a return for Cormac Heron previewing his Prolapsed Catholic Guilt Show.
May 31st - live session and chat from Bristol lo-fi legends the Beatnik Filmstars, it has been suggested 'the British Guided By Voices', 'the UK Pavement', and with lyrics like 'Morrissey with a sense of humour' - back after a 7 year hiatus with a new album 'In Great Shape' on Track & Field. www.beatnikfilmstars.co.uk