Wednesday, February 07, 2007

gLASSsHRiMP radio: Wed 7th February 2007

broadcast live on Resonance 104.4 fm - 5 til 6.30pm (UK time) - Wednesday 7th February 2007 - fm in London, streaming from

live session from south-coast neo-shoegazers (nu-gaze!) Air Formation - this session should have happened back in October but was cancelled due to the Great Studio Flood so we finally welcome them in - the 'Formation have been 'creating uplifting song based space-rock since late 1999. Born out of a love for ‘Flying Saucer Attack’ and the likes of ‘Spacemen 3’ & ‘The Jesus and Mary Chain’ Air Formation create songs awash with heavily delayed guitar and feedback, interwoven with keyboard drones and whispered vocals' - 3rd full-length 'Daylight Storms' about to be released by Club AC30; the band play a handful of dates including London shows tonight (Buffalo Bar, 7/2), at ULU 17/2 and the Luminaire 20/2. keen 'sHRiMP listeners may wish to know the latest recruit to Air Formation is former Southall Riot (and still Victory Garden records) man Philm Riot.

also live we have bowed guitar & violin fuelled rural ambient noise from Cambridge outfit Fuzzy Lights

in the bag today - Manicured Noise, Animal Collective, Marissa Nadler, The Playing Fields, David Karsten Daniels, Persil, Richard James, Needle In The Red, Hugh Hopper & Euros Childs

presented today by Roxanne Stephen, Shona Davidson, Kev Head & Tony Fisher

coming soon on the 'sHRiMP...
Feb 14th
- from the Netherlands Persil live session + the long-awaited return of Cormac Heron (with John Devlin & Kevin Hylands) - Cormac is playing a 'special' Valantines show at the 12-Bar 14/2 'Songs for Single Lovers' (drawing from a rich repertoire of classic love songs from the likes of Cave, Collins and Loaf)