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1 Is For The 1975

The 1975

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Straight from Manchester comes the four fellas of The 1975. Listen as Steve and Doug chat about how a band can find it’s identity, where they show off their influences, and why track order is critical for an album.

The 1975’s Official Website

Music featured this week:
Chocolate – The 1975
Robbers – The 1975
Somebody Else – I like it when you sleep for you are so beautiful yet so unaware of it

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Musique” from Daft Punk’s “Musique, Vol. 1”.

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X Is For XTC

XTC

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Steve and Doug ring in August to examine classic rock, post-punk band XTC. The guys reflect on the punk movement, studio bands vs touring, and a mysterious group known as The Dukes of Stratosphear. Who are they? And will they tour??

Sorry for the sparse release between episodes – see you in September!

Music featured this week:
Making Plans For Nigel – Drums And Wires
Dear God – Skylarking
Senses Working Overtime – English Settlement

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Musique” from Daft Punk’s “Musique, Vol. 1”.

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G Is For The Go! Team

The Go! Team

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This episode, Steve and Doug chat about what happens when you mix Sonic Youth guitars, Charlie Brown piano, double dutch chants, and car chase sequence horns – the answer is UK’s The Go! Team! The boys also chat about the alternative music scene is 2004 / 2005, and if it’s kosher to be using all these audio clips.

The Go! Team’s Official Website

The Go! Team’s Bandcamp

The Go! Team’s Soundcloud

the go! team 4play documentary 05 from bob jaroc on Vimeo.

Music featured this week:
Ladyflash – Thunder, Lightning, Strike
Keys To The City – Proof Of Youth
What D’you Say – The Scene Between

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Musique” from Daft Punk’s “Musique, Vol. 1”.

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U Is For Ultravox

Ultravox

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This week on the show Steve and Doug go back to the 70’s and 80’s for the British group Ultravox. The group is particularly noteworthy for being an interesting case study showing the transition from punk to new wave. And they just happen to be awesome.

Ultravox’s Official Website

Music featured this week:
Distant Smile – Ha! Ha! Ha!
Dancing With Tears In My Eyes – Lament
Vienna – Vienna

And let’s not forget this cycle’s theme, “Writing On The Wall” from Adrian Belew’s Side One.

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P Is For Paul White

Paul White

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One-Handed Music’s shining star takes center stage this week as Steve and Doug talk about Paul White.

Paul White’s Homepage
Paul White’s Bandcamp
Paul White’s Soundcloud
One-Handed Music’s Homepage

Music featured this week
The Punch Drummer – The Strange Dreams Of Paul White
Pride – Paul White & The Purple Brain
The Doldrums – Rapping With Paul White

And of course, ID from Kasabian’s self-titled album.

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J Is For Jamiroquai

Jamiroquai

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This week we talk about how you know this boogie is for real. Now dance! Dance! It’s Jamiroquai!

Jamiroquai’s Homepage

Music featured this week:
“Canned Heat” (Synkronized)
“Virtual Insanity” (Travelling Without Moving)
“Emergency On Planet Earth” (Emergency On Planet Earth)

And of course, “ID” from Kasabian’s self-titled album.

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B Is For Belle And Sebastian

Belle+and+Sebastian

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This week we discuss the ladies from Hell themselves, Belle And Sebastian.  A career spanning a couple decade and…wait, which one is Sebastian?

Belle And Sebastian’s Homepage

Music featured this week:
“White Collar Boy” (The Life Pursuit)
“Electronic Renaissance” (Tiger Milk)
“Seeing Other People” (If You’re Feeling Sinister)

And of course, “ID” from Kasabian’s self-titled album.

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