Corked 035: Another Word by Timothy Carroll

corked 035.jpg

Sadly singer Mark Hollis of Talk Talk passed away in February and this week we thought we’d include some tracks of his. It’s not comprehensive, you can probably find that somewhere else, but just some of our favourites. The first half contains tracks from the likes John Tavener and Gil Evans with the final half being tracks from Mark.

Corked 032: Touch Sensitive by Timothy Carroll

corked 032.jpg

Really pleased that Touch Sensitive has provided well crafted selection’s for us this week. Label boss Mark says ‘On re-listening, it seems this selection of tunes was heavily influenced by the wet, grey and melancholy BT4 day that it soundtracked. Thanks to Passerby for the shout.’

Touch Sensitive is a Belfast based record label that deals in both new and archival releases. Our catalogue includes work with David Holmes, Cherrystones, Documenta, Barry Lynn, Group Zero, Black Bones, Autumns, Maya, Ai Messiah and Gross Net.

Corked 027 by Timothy Carroll

corked 027.jpg

We’ve some Rap tunes this week. Kicking off with Jay Electronica’s classic ‘voodoo man’ then onto some Madlib related tunes and towards the end there are tracks by Pusha T and Group Home. Thanks

Corked 026 by Timothy Carroll

corked 26.jpg

Sorry we’re a bit late this week; we played at Rye Wax on Tuesday and went to see Fatima last night, who was great. This week’s show has a couple of covers by Song Sung and CFCF and ends with William Onyeabor’s ‘Ride on Baby’ and a lovely tune by Abdel Aziz el Mubarak. Cheers

Corked 025 by Timothy Carroll

corked 25.jpg

Our second show of 2019 is a bit half and half; Spiritual Jazz at the start and bigger electronic tunes to end. Albert Ayler, Sun Ra, Shed and Alva Noto amongst others, Cheers.

Corked 24 by Timothy Carroll

corked 24.jpg

After a break over the holidays, our first selections of 2019 are for an old friend Luke who passed away a few years ago. As a teenager he was constantly playing everything from Antipop Consortium to Nick Drake, Vincent Gallo to Low End Theory. His curiosity for sounds and life in general was and still is infectious.

luke basketball court.jpg

Corked 021 by Timothy Carroll

corked 21.jpg

Music this week comes from ambient artists Joanna Brouk, Brian Eno and Jean - Michel Blais onto French artist Emmanuelle Parrenin, Trio Aiki, Lowe and Kalma, a Nico Jaar remix of Grizzly Bear and then Suicide. iTunes

Corked 020 by Timothy Carroll

corked 020.jpg

So we’ve reached our twentieth show. We still feel fairly new at it. We’ve got some guest mixes coming up over the next few months, which we’re looking forward to, as well as some other stuff we’re working on. Hope you enjoy this week’s selection.

Corked 019 by Timothy Carroll

corked 019.jpg

Soul, Funk, Disco and Gospel this week. Kicking off with MFSB and onto Leon Haywood, Stones Throw’s Stimulator Jones, one of Marvin Gaye’s ‘In our lifetime’ record and then some big gospel tunes. iTunes

Corked 018 by Timothy Carroll

corked 018.jpg

More tunes this week that are maybe suited to darker nights and colder weather (in the U.K that is). Mostly jazz from classic artists Bill Evans and Charles Mingus and onto more avant-garde artists Albert Heath and Michael Garrick Sextet, the music finishes with The Electric Prunes ‘Holy Are You’ produced by David Axelrod and a Sonny Sharrock tune called ‘Who does she hope to be’. Cheers iTunes