01 May 2015
Tim Sweeney's Headphone Highlights
Tim Sweeney talks about how he got started with DFA and his Beats In Space show. He played the saxophone on that Dance To The Underground track they released! Amazing. Some quality insights into his buzz along with some sweet DFA tracks and some of the tracks on his own BIS label too. Yay!
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1 Space Is The Place Sun Ra / Blue Thumb
2 Dance To The Underground (The DFA Version) Radio 4 / DFA
3 Olio The Rapture / DFA
4 Casual Friday Black Leotard Front / DFA
5 I Feel Space Lindstrøm / Feedelity
6 New York Story Lee Douglas /Rong
7 Hello? Is This Thing On? (Thomas N' Eric's Rub And Tug Throwdown) !!! / Touch And Go
8 The Rose Laughing Light Of Plenty / Whatever We Want
9 Parfait Tirage Paradis Beats In Space
10 Are You Asleep Gonno / Beats In Space
I've posted a good few of these shows, where artists talk about their influences and careers or play tracks they dig - Chromeo, Mayer Hawthorne, Holy Ghost!, Kim Ann Foxman, Breakbot, The Rapture, Jamie Lidell, Nile Rodgers, Talib Kweli, Jackson (And His Computer Band), Jon Hopkins, Joe Goddard, Q-Tip, Bonobo, Erykah Badu, D'Angelo, Questlove, Caribou and Underworld.
I've also posted some of Tim Sweeney's Beats In Space show, check out Coma, Mano Le Tough and Holy Ghost!'s sets here.
Also been listening to loads of Palmbomen II which is on the BIS label, check that out here, it's my current maxi music crush!