Pale Blue

Mike Simonetti, musician, producer and record company, has a new solo project Pale Blue.

Enlisting the vocal talents of Elizabeth Wight (of the band Silver Hands), he gives us the gorgeous song “The Past We Leave Behind”.

Pale Blue

Sufjan Stevens

Sufjan Stevens returns to folk roots on his new album Carrie & Lowell.

Named after his mother and stepfather, he explores his troubled relationship with his family, particularly with his mother.

“Should Have Known Better” is a poignant first song from the album.

Sufjan Stevens

Tame Impala

Tame Impala, the rock band from Perth, Australia, rose to prominence outside of their native country with the album Lonerism.

Currents is forthcoming with the lead single “Cause I’m a Man”.

Tame Impala

Lopsided World of L

Jonathan L explores Liverpool this week.

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Ali Ingle – intro to Liverpool special
Clinic “You”
Paul McCartney intro and “Queenie Eye”
Edwin Pope / Mutant Vinyl “Lavender”
Edwin Pope / Mutant Vinyl “New York Dub”
The Inkhearts “Keeping Up”
Ali Ingle – Best Hecklers
Ali Ingle “The Locker”
OMD “Helen Of Troy”
Peter Hooten (The Farm) intro to Liverpool special
The Farm “Groovy Train”
Pop Levi “Police Sign”
Ali Ingle – Liverpool, the Best City
Ladytron “International Dateline”
Filter Distortion “Frequency Modulation”
The Little Secrets “All I Need”
Sugarmen “Dirt”
Ali Ingle – on music in Liverpool
Fidel Afro “Waiting For Yesterday”
Ali Ingle “Yours Alone”
The Wombats “Greek Tragedy” (Bastille remix)
Interrobang “Back In The Day”
Ali Ingle – about 3 questions often asked
Clinic “See Saw”
Jennifer Davis “Silhouette”
Hooten Tennis Club “Kathleen Sat On The Arm…”
Alex Hulme “Black”
Ali Ingle – ahh, the best Burgers!
Watchtower “Under Your Thumb”
Paddy Clegg “Dancing Shoes”
Rumjig f/ Julia Gordon “Ego Bow Down” (W.B. mix)
Vandettes “Let It All Go”
Jimmy & The Revolvers “Whistle For My Love”
Ali Ingle – on Tabac Club
Joe Symes and the Loving Kind “Fallen Down”
Ladytron “Discotraxx”
Ali Ingle – Thank you for listening
Ali Ingle f/ Katheryn Williams “Came To The Morning”
Paul McCartney “Hope For The Future” (Jaded mix)

Toro Y Moi

Toro Y Moi’s latest is entitled What For?

This talented Chillwave artist leads with the song “Empty Nesters”.

Toro Y Moi

Lopsided World of L

Jonathan L rocks on Mondays from Berlin.

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*The Singularity “Wetter” (Los Angeles)
*Public Service Broadcasting “Go” (London)
BRMC “Mama Taught Me Better” (Los Angeles) (2010)
*Go Nogo “New Folks” (Heisenborg, Sweden)
*Cafeine “Lettre D’amour” (Quebec/Los Angeles)
*Ben Wash f/Bridget Barkan “Queen” (Miami, Florida)
*Gang Of Four “Dead Souls” (London)
*Larytta “Revolution 10″ (Lausanne, Sweden)
*Slow Readers Club “I Saw A Ghost” (Manchester, U.K.)
*Pound Of Flesh “Live Fast” (Chicago)
*Mohawk Radio “Seen It All Before” (Manchester, U.K.)
*Black Star Riders “Finest Hour” (Ireland/ Los Angeles)
*Beach Baby “Bruise” (London)
*Heimataerde “Einfach So” (Germany)
+Jesika von Rabbit “Psychic Spice” (Joshua Tree, CA)
*Cartesian Jetstream “Slightly Real” (Ireland)
*Babyhowl “Dead Man Tell No Lies” (Bracknell, U.K.)
*Bleu Toucan “Easy To Find”(club mix)(Pau/Paris, France)
*Doris Brendel “Life Is A Mushroom” (London)
*Aaron David Gleason “Progress” (Greenpoint, Brooklyn)
*Diagrams “Gentle Morning Song” (Sheffield, England)
*Purity Ring “Body Ache” (Edmonton, Canada)
*Travis Caudle “Back To You” (Perth, Australia)
*Dutch Uncles “Decided Knowledge” (Manchester, U.K.)
*The Rezillos “Groovy Room” (Edinburgh, Scotland)
JOAN JETT SONG OF WEEK: “Change The World”
*No Volcano “New York Drugstore” (Phoenix, AZ)
*Chris Jasper “Still In Love” (New York City)

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Jonathan L here on Monday, every Monday, only Monday.

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*Gang Of Four f /H. Gronemeyer “The Dying Rays”(London)
*The Kickdrums “Breathe Again” (Brooklyn, N.Y.)
+The Whereabouts “One After 909″ (Cavan, Ireland)
*Little Brother Eli “Hanging” (Oxford, England)
*The Pop Group “Citizen Zombie” (Bristol, England)
*Ben Wash f/ Culture Prophet “Sanctuary” (Miami, Florida)
*Mohawk Radio “Oblivian” (Manchester, England)
*Black Star Riders “Blindsided” (Ireland / Los Angeles)
*Kate Pierson “Mister Sister” (Athens, Georgia)
*Cafeine “Sex Beat” (Gun Club cover) (Los Angeles)
*Eisbrecher “Dreizehn” (Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany)
*Will Butler (of Arcade Fire) “Anna” (Montreal)
*Summer Cannibals “Something New” (Portland, OR)
*Dutch Uncles “Drips” (Manchester, England)
+Chaos Rising “Neuer Gott” (Moscow, Russia)
*Low Cut Connie “Shake It A Little Tina” (Philadelphia)
*Alex Hulme “Black” (Liverpool, England)
*Pond “Medicine Hat” (Perth, Australia)
JOAN JETT SONG OF WEEK: “I Need Someone”(Dmix)
*Epica “Natural Corruption” (Netherlands)
*The Temperance Movement “Smouldering” (London)
*Mercy. “Bed Head” (Lyon, France)
*Gang Of Four f/Alison/Kills “England’s In…”(London)
+Livan “Undead” (London)
*The Juliana Hatfield Three “Push Pin” (Cambridge, MA)
+The Black Delta Movement “Blister”(Kingston Upon Hull)
*Go Satta “Bodhi Tree” (Plymouth, England)
*Tuomas Holopainen “Cold Heart Of The…”(Finland)

The National

The National, one of the premier indie bands of the last decade, created the ambience for the documentary Mistaken for Strangers, a film that chronicled the brother of lead singer Matt Berninger, following the band on tour.

The film is now available for rental and download and the new song “Sunshine on My Back” is included.

The National

Jamie xx

Jamie xx, one-third of the band the xx, will be releasing his debut solo album in June.

Last year he gave us the double-sided single “She”/“Sleep Sound”.

Another song to be included on the album In Colour is “Loud Places” featuring the vocals of the xx singer Romy Madley Croft.

Jamie xx

Lopsided World of L

Jonathan L takes over on Mondays.

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*The Temperance Movement “Midnight Black” (London)
*Chaos Rising “Neuer Gott” (Moscow, Russia)
*Sillyboy “Under Your Skirt” (Athens, Greece)
*Karyn Crisis’ Gospel of…”The Sword And The Stone” (Italy)
*Cafeine “I Love You” (Los Angeles)
*Django Django “First Light” (London)
*Little Brother Eli “Who Do You” (Oxford, England)
*Kate Pierson “Time Wave Zero” (Athens, Georgia)
*Pond “Zond” (Perth, Australia)
*Pound Of Flesh “Believe” (Chicago)
*Eisbrecher “Nachtfieber” (Fürstenfeldbruck, Germany)
*The Pop Group “Mad Truth” (Bristol, England)
+The Cathode Ray “Resist” (Edinburgh, Scotland)
*Bleu Toucan “Imagine” (Reflex remix) (Pau/Paris, France)
*Mike Elrington “Two Lucky Stars” (Melbourne, Australia)
*I, Us, We “Lanterns” (Southern California)
*Blind Guardian “Miracle Machine” (Krefeld, Germany)
*Blind Guardian “Sacred Mind” (Krefeld, Germany)
+Calling All Astronauts “Show Me Love” (London)
*Megaherz “Frei” (Munich, Germany)
+The Plastic Pals “Riding With Elvis” (Stockholm, Sweden)
*Cora Lee “Me & You” (Berlin, Germany)
*The Broken Chords “Rock & Stone” (London)
+Wraith “For The Masses” (London)
*Slow Motion Heroes “Resolution” (Cork, Ireland)
*The Juliana Hatfield Three “Ordinary Guy” (Cambridge, MA)
*James Holt “In The Face Of It All” (Manchester, England)
JOAN JETT SONG OF WEEK: “Oh Woe Is Me”
+Tony deKaro f/Jonathan L “Do It In Deutschland” (Frankfurt)

Dan Deacon

We last heard from electronic composer Dan Deacon in 2012 with his album about America.

On his new one, Glass Riffer, he manipulates sound to such an extent that on the song “Feel the Lightning” the female voice is actually Deacon himself.

Dan Deacon

Chastity Belt

Chastity Belt base themselves in Seattle.

4 women who rock as heard on their 2nd album Time To Go Home.

“Trapped” is one of my favorites.

Chastity Belt

Lopsided World of L

Jonathan L features Australia this week.

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“g’day mate”
Rose Tattoo “City Blues” (Sydney)
“top notch true blue fair dinkum”
Courtney Barnett “Avant Gardener” (Melbourne)
Harts “Feather” (Melbourne)
“no wucking furries mate”
Grinderman “Bellringer Blues” (Melbourne)
Love Cream “Hot In The Dark” (Adelaide)
Mike Elrington “Build You Up (To Cut You Down)” (Melbourne)
“where the bloody hell are ya”
All Mankind “Break The Spell” (Sydney)
Intergalactix “Tuesday” (Sydney)
Ball Park Music “Polly Screw My Head Back On” (Brisbane)
“you lucky buggers”
The Church “Delirious” (Sydney)
Leanne Kingwell “This High” (Melbourne)
“I’m knackered”
Them Bruins “Walk A Line” (Melbourne)
Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds “We Real Cool” (Melbourne)
Travis Caudle “Outta My Head” (Perth)
“get your listening gear around this”
Essick “Dreez” (Brisbane)
Vauxhall Outlaws “Now & Then” (Sydney)
Pond “Elvis’ Flaming Star” (Perth)
The Sunday Reeds “Make Her Jealous” (Melbourne)
“chuck another song on the barbie mate”
Nite Fields “You I Never Knew” (Brisbane)
Gossling “Harvest Of Gold” (Melbourne)
The Faults “Alexander” (Sydney)
“upside down from Australia”
Clairy Brown & The Bangin’ Rackettes “Jenny” (Melbourne)
“eh, pull yer head in”
The Ocean Party “Wading In” (Melbourne)
Courtney Barnett “Pedestrian At Best” (Melbourne)
“crack a tinnie, grab yer mates, and shut yer gob”
The Bamboos “Avenger” (Melbourne)
Elstow “Evil Dreams” (Sydney)
The Presets “No Fun” (Rüfüs remix) (Sydney)

All words in-between songs by Melbourne’s Leanne Kingwell

Jonathan speaks over Melbourne’s 24-year old
Electronic / Dj Naapo’s song “Fall Out”

JEFF the Brotherhood

JEFF the Brotherhood were briefly on Warner Brothers Records with “creative control” but are now back on their family label Infinity Cat Recordings.

Their new album Wasted on the Dream features the song “Black Cherry Pie” on which the brothers cleverly solicited the flute-playing of the great Ian Anderson of Jethro Tull.

JEFF the Brotherhood

The Prettiots

The Prettiots, a New York female trio, consisting of ukulele, bass and drums, charm us with a most adorable song.

Enjoy “Boys (I Dated in High School)”.

The Prettiots

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