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We’re Alone In This Gaudy Mess – 12/10/14

We’re Alone In This Gaudy Mess – 12/10/14

Chris Siviter October 12, 2014 0

1. Anthrax – Fueled (Stomp 442 – 1995) 2. Future Of The Left – Manchasm (Curses – 2006) 3. Anais Mitchell – Why We Build The Wall (Xoa – 2014) 4. Flying Lotus –

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Beware They Say, But Why Would I Listen? – 05/10/14

Beware They Say, But Why Would I Listen? – 05/10/14

Chris Siviter October 5, 2014 0

1. Cake – I Will Survive (Fashion Nugget – 1996) 2. Pink Floyd – Interstellar Overdrive (Piper At The Gates Of Dawn – 1967) 3. J Mascis – Heal The Star (Tied To A

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She Was My Ghost, She Is My Unholy Adventure – 28/09/14

She Was My Ghost, She Is My Unholy Adventure – 28/09/14

Chris Siviter September 28, 2014 0

01. British Sea Power – Apologies To Insect Life (The Decline Of British Sea Power – 2003) 02. Joanna Gruesome – Do You Really Wanna Know Why Yr Still In Love With Me (Weird

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Mazes – Interview – 14/09/14

Mazes – Interview – 14/09/14

Chris Siviter September 14, 2014 0

On Friday evening I may made the rather pleasant journey to Dalston, bound for a venue called The Shacklewell Arms, to catch a show by a band I’ve been wanting to see live for

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You’ve Had Too Much Wine To Stumble Up My Street – 31/08/14

You’ve Had Too Much Wine To Stumble Up My Street – 31/08/14

Chris Siviter August 31, 2014 0

1. The Fall – Bury Pts. 1 + 3 (Your Future Our Clutter – 2010) 2. Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band – Moonlight On Vermont (Trout Mask Replica – 1969) 3. The Velvet

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Take My Hand And Help Me Not To Shake – 24/08/14

Take My Hand And Help Me Not To Shake – 24/08/14

Chris Siviter August 24, 2014 0

1. Slowdive – Slowdive (S/T – 1990) 2. Sigur Ros – Svefn-G-Englar (Ágætis byrjun – 1999) 3. Hiss Golden Messenger – Saturday’s Song (Lateness Of Dancers – 2014) 4. Nina Nastasia – Cry, Cry,

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I’ll Play This Song ‘Til I Can’t Take Anymore – 17/08/14

I’ll Play This Song ‘Til I Can’t Take Anymore – 17/08/14

Chris Siviter August 17, 2014 0

1. The Doors – When The Music’s Over (Strange Days – 1967) 2. Idlewild – You Held The Wild In Your Arms (The Remote Part – 2002) 3. Adebisi Shank – Sensation (This Is

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She Said She Knew What My Books Did Not – 10/08/14

She Said She Knew What My Books Did Not – 10/08/14

Chris Siviter August 10, 2014 0

1. David Bowie – Moonage Daydream (Bowie At The Beeb – 2000) 2. Parliament – Rumpofsteelskin (Motor Booty Affair – 1978) 3. Talons – Lunar Gloss (New Topographics – 2014) 4. Mazes – Salford

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When This Sea Of Madness Turns You Into Stone – 03/08/14

When This Sea Of Madness Turns You Into Stone – 03/08/14

Chris Siviter August 3, 2014 0

This week’s show saw the start of a new segment (ooohhhhhhh I hear you gasp in amazement!) that hasn’t really got a proper name, at the moment it’s entitled ‘Albums That Shaped Me’. Each

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Latitude! – 27/07/14

Latitude! – 27/07/14

Chris Siviter July 27, 2014 0

Was rather nice to get back into the presenters chair at Phoenix Towers this week after being away at Latitude festival last weekend. This was the fourth year that I’d been lucky enough to

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Time Is A Clock That Pushed Us Together – 13/07/14

Time Is A Clock That Pushed Us Together – 13/07/14

Chris Siviter July 13, 2014 1

Festival season is in full swing and this weekend saw this year’s Village Green take place in Southend’s Chalkwell Park. 22,000 people enjoyed around 900 artists performing on the 11 stages and I can

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15 Albums Of 2014 – A Half-year Review – 29/06/14

15 Albums Of 2014 – A Half-year Review – 29/06/14

Chris Siviter June 29, 2014 1

  So, this week we have reached the halfway point of 2014. Not quite sure where the year has gone, but I do know it’s not behind the fridge, or the bed, or stuffed

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If This Is Where Memories Are Made I’m Gonna Like What I See – 22/06/14

If This Is Where Memories Are Made I’m Gonna Like What I See – 22/06/14

Chris Siviter June 22, 2014 0

This week I’ve been recommending the debut album from American singer-songwriter Julie Byrne to anyone that would listen, and in all fairness to people that weren’t. It’s an absolutely beautiful record, one that sounds

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And The Sky Was A Woman’s Arms – 15/06/14

And The Sky Was A Woman’s Arms – 15/06/14

Chris Siviter June 15, 2014 0

Reliable : 1. consistently good in quality or performance; able to be trusted. There a select group of artists who fit into the above category. Musicians who, may not always release albums that are

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I’m Trying To Drink Away The Part Of The Day That I Cannot Sleep Away – 01/06/14

I’m Trying To Drink Away The Part Of The Day That I Cannot Sleep Away – 01/06/14

Chris Siviter June 1, 2014 0

As the year beings to speed past in a hazy kind of blur it appears we are already in the month of June. As I gaze at my annual to-do list and wonder where

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For The Love Of Bob – 25/05/14

For The Love Of Bob – 25/05/14

Chris Siviter May 25, 2014 0

Picture the scene if you will fair listeners. It was a cold and blustery April evening, a Friday if I recall correctly (it was indeed Friday, just sounds better written like that). I was

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The Pangs Of Your Sadness Shall Pass As Your Senses Will Rise – 11/05/14

The Pangs Of Your Sadness Shall Pass As Your Senses Will Rise – 11/05/14

Chris Siviter May 11, 2014 0

I would like to start this page of words with the following facts about this week’s album of the week : 1) The title of the album is To Be Kind 2) It’s the

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You’re The Reason Why I’ll Move To The City,  You’re Why I’ll need To Leave – 04/05/14

You’re The Reason Why I’ll Move To The City, You’re Why I’ll need To Leave – 04/05/14

Chris Siviter May 4, 2014 0

Every once in a while I receive what I suppose you could call a musical epiphany, in fact it’s happened twice over the past week. This is when an album, or a piece of

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Fashoda Crisis (Interview & First Listen) – 27/04/14

Fashoda Crisis (Interview & First Listen) – 27/04/14

Chris Siviter April 27, 2014 0

  If I ever needed reminding of how lucky I am to do what I do, I was reminded this evening, driving along the A127 listening for the first time to the forthcoming new

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I’m Not Looking For Some New Kind Of Social Age – 06/04/14

I’m Not Looking For Some New Kind Of Social Age – 06/04/14

Chris Siviter April 6, 2014 0

  This past 7 days I have been heavily obsessed with two things. The first is Here And Nowhere Else, which is the new album from noise-rockers Cloud Nothings. Their last effort being Attack

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We Told You All Of Our Secrets – 30/03/14

We Told You All Of Our Secrets – 30/03/14

Chris Siviter March 30, 2014 0

  This week saw Brooklyn band Liars release their seventh album Mess. It’s an album that pulses and has a human heart beating beneath it’s electronic core. Standout track Vox Tuned D.E.D. is a

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I’ll Show You The Sky – 23/03/14

I’ll Show You The Sky – 23/03/14

Chris Siviter March 23, 2014 0

  There doesn’t seem to be a week that goes by when we have several albums that are celebrating their 5/10/15/20/25/30..etc delete as applicable anniversary. Admittedly I have even become slightly jaded by this,

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An Introduction To…Mogwai – 16/03/14

An Introduction To…Mogwai – 16/03/14

Chris Siviter March 16, 2014 0

  I finally got around this week to the second in what you could loosely call a series of features entitled An Introduction To.. This time I chose one of my favourite bands, the

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I Don’t Need The horizon to Tell Me Where The Sky Ends – 09/03/14

I Don’t Need The horizon to Tell Me Where The Sky Ends – 09/03/14

Chris Siviter March 9, 2014 0

  Yet again this week I had two albums in contention for album of the week and I couldn’t decide between them so as per the last two shows we have two albums of

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Oh, it was a lonely, lonely winter – 02/03/14

Oh, it was a lonely, lonely winter – 02/03/14

Chris Siviter March 2, 2014 0

  Well, this week there is a whole heap of great music to recommend for your listening receptacles. As per last time there are two albums of the week. Firstly we have the new

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In Search Of A Story, That’s Never Been Known – 23/02/14

In Search Of A Story, That’s Never Been Known – 23/02/14

Chris Siviter February 23, 2014 0

  It felt great to be back at the Phoenix studios this week after a bit of a lay off due to a partial tear of my achilles’ tendon. What this actually entails is

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When One Act Of Kindness Could Be – 19/01/14

When One Act Of Kindness Could Be – 19/01/14

Chris Siviter January 19, 2014 0

  Tomorrow sees the first big Monday of album releases in 2014. Having spent the past week or so absoring some of these albums I can heartily recommend any of the following : Warpaint

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I Can Feel My Blood Rush With The Tides – 12/01/14

I Can Feel My Blood Rush With The Tides – 12/01/14

Chris Siviter January 12, 2014 0

  2014 is truly open us now as we welcome the first releases of the year. Ed Harcourt returns with an EP of new material entitled Time Of Dust. A darker broodier cousin to

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Albums Of The Year – 08/12/13 & 15/12/13

Albums Of The Year – 08/12/13 & 15/12/13

Chris Siviter December 15, 2013 0

  So, it’s that time of the year already. I’m really not sure where 2013 has gone, but gone it is, and left in it’s wake some absolutely glorious music. Now I do indeed

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Burnin’ Down My Finger – 03/11/13

Burnin’ Down My Finger – 03/11/13

Chris Siviter November 3, 2013 0

  This week’s album of the week is the second album from Montreal band Braids. Entitled Flourish // Perish, it’s a release I’ve been eagerly awaiting as I was a massive fan of their

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Linger On..Your Pale Blue Eyes 27/10/13

Linger On..Your Pale Blue Eyes 27/10/13

Chris Siviter October 27, 2013 0

  This week the music world suffered the loss of a legend in the form of Mr Lou Reed. The word legend is often used far too casually these days but there aren’t many

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If I Could Just Make It Stop…Breaking My Heart – 20/10/13

If I Could Just Make It Stop…Breaking My Heart – 20/10/13

Chris Siviter October 20, 2013 0

  This week marked the third anniversary of the 33RPM Show. I really have no idea where the time has gone (that’s not much coming from someone who tries to use his work pass

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It isn’t As Pretty As You’d Like To Guess – 13/10/13

It isn’t As Pretty As You’d Like To Guess – 13/10/13

Chris Siviter October 13, 2013 0

  I’m back! Jetlagged, slightly frozen and very very weary, but I’m back from the USA. Had a fantastic time in Florida but rather happy to be back in the presenting chair for the

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Sunday 29-09-13

Sunday 29-09-13

Gary Casserley September 29, 2013 0

Sat in for Chris tonight and we decided to ask for nominations for this years worst song poll, we are looking for the worst song from the 90s so tonight ended up being a

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Sub Pop is 25 – 18/08/13

Sub Pop is 25 – 18/08/13

Chris Siviter August 18, 2013 0

  The first time I ever saw the words Sub Pop was in 1989. I was 13 years old. I had been allowed to go out with my older brother to his friend’s house

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The Real People Went Away – 11/08/13

The Real People Went Away – 11/08/13

Chris Siviter August 11, 2013 0

  Album Of The Week – Julianna Barwick – Nepenthe : This week’s AOTW is the second long-player from Brooklyn resident Julianna Barwick. A record I have been looking forward to some time being

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You Are Supercilious, Pretty And Ridiculous – 28/07/13

You Are Supercilious, Pretty And Ridiculous – 28/07/13

Chris Siviter July 28, 2013 0

  Album Of The Week – F*** Buttons – Slow Focus : From time to time an album comes along and completely catches you off guard and is absolutely brilliant (and also gives you

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33rpm sunday 21/7/13

33rpm sunday 21/7/13

Gary Casserley July 21, 2013 0

I had the honour of sitting in for Chris again tonight. Decided to do something a bit different and went for a journey through the decades. Starting off from the 40s up to present

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I’m Only Going To Tell You Once – 07/07/13

I’m Only Going To Tell You Once – 07/07/13

Chris Siviter July 7, 2013 0

  Album Of The Week – Alela Diane – About Farewell : I’ve found it nigh on impossible to write some words about the new album from Californian singer-songwriter Alela Diane without using the

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2013 Round Up Whirlygig – 30/06/13

2013 Round Up Whirlygig – 30/06/13

Chris Siviter June 30, 2013 0

Apparently we have reached the halfway point of 2013. This is what my calendar tells me, it is true, but I am still slightly baffled as to where the year has gone. But one

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My Whole Life Is A Delicate Cycle – 23/06/13

My Whole Life Is A Delicate Cycle – 23/06/13

Chris Siviter June 23, 2013 0

Album Of The Week – The Uncluded – Hokey Fright : Some things are constant in this universe, such as life / death etc, and also the fact that I will always adore singer

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Royale With Cheese – 16/06/13

Royale With Cheese – 16/06/13

Chris Siviter June 16, 2013 0

Album Of The Week – Gold Panda – Half Of Where You Live : A release that I’d been looking forward to for some time, as I am massive fan of the electronic artists

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If I Stay Here Trouble Will Find Me – 09/06/13

If I Stay Here Trouble Will Find Me – 09/06/13

Chris Siviter June 9, 2013 0

Album Of The Week – Boards Of Canada – Tomorrow’s Harvest : After nearly ripping the poor postman’s arms off when he delivered this to my door the first album from BOC in 8

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33 RPM 2/6/13

33 RPM 2/6/13

Gary Casserley June 2, 2013 0

I sat in for Chris tonight and kept his chair warm. The show was split into two hours, first hours was the dark side of the 80s, in other words some Goth music and

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We Are The Goon Squad And We’re Coming To Town – 26/05/13

We Are The Goon Squad And We’re Coming To Town – 26/05/13

Chris Siviter May 26, 2013 0

After thoroughly missing the presenters chair at Phoenix Towers last week I couldn’t wait to get back into the hot seat for tonight’s show. So let’s take a look at the features first. Album

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33 rpm 19-5-13

33 rpm 19-5-13

Gary Casserley May 19, 2013 0

Oh wow, I had the honour of sitting in for Chris tonight, although he may not allow me to do it again when he see’s what I did. I decided to do an A-Z

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Of All The Minutes That Were Taken Away – 21/04/13

Of All The Minutes That Were Taken Away – 21/04/13

Chris Siviter April 21, 2013 0

Tis the time of year again when the slightly dishevelled and pastey among us (myself included!) get up at the crack of dawn to queue up outside our favourite independent record shops for this

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I’m An Animal Just Like You – 17/02/13

I’m An Animal Just Like You – 17/02/13

Chris Siviter February 17, 2013 0

This week’s music listening was mainly brought to me by the extremely ace new album from Oxford band Foals, who released their third album Holy Fire. Judging by the rave reviews that I’ve read

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The Emotion Signal – 03/02/13

The Emotion Signal – 03/02/13

Chris Siviter February 3, 2013 0

Live music in the studio this week, courtesy of a visit from Essex-based singer songwriter The Emotion Signal. He performed three songs for us and we had a catch up regarding everything from the

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Oh, How Time Flies, With Crystal Clear Eyes – 06/01/13

Oh, How Time Flies, With Crystal Clear Eyes – 06/01/13

Chris Siviter January 6, 2013 0

So, 2013 is upon us, along with all the musical delights that I’m sure it will bring. One thing I have learnt already this year is that my fingers apparently won’t do what they

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2012 Part The Third – 30/12/12

2012 Part The Third – 30/12/12

Chris Siviter December 30, 2012 0

Not entirely sure where the time has gone but this week was the last show of 2012. Now that the albums of the year list is out of the way chose some of my

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33RPM Albums Of 2012 15-1 – 23/12/12

33RPM Albums Of 2012 15-1 – 23/12/12

Chris Siviter December 23, 2012 0

So here we are, the second half of our albums of the year list. The final countdown from 15-1. There was never really any doubt in my mind what would be number one. Attack

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33RPM Albums Of 2012 30-16 – 16/12/12

33RPM Albums Of 2012 30-16 – 16/12/12

Chris Siviter December 16, 2012 0

Yes, it’s that time of the year again. Time to reflect on some of the truly excellent music that has been released in 2012. There’s nothing I quite like more than making a list

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What A Difference A Gallbladder Can Make – 25/11/12

What A Difference A Gallbladder Can Make – 25/11/12

Chris Siviter November 25, 2012 0

My first week back in what seemed like forever (well 5 weeks actually), due to a rather lengthy stay in hospital to have my gallbladder removed. A big thank you to everyone at Phoenix

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Sunday 28th October 2012

Sunday 28th October 2012

Gary Casserley October 28, 2012 0

Chris was unwell tonight so I sat in for him. I did a little journey through the decades in music and here is what was played. 1970s: Rah Band- The Crunch Siouxsie & The

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2 Years of 33RPM – 07/10/12

2 Years of 33RPM – 07/10/12

Chris Siviter October 7, 2012 0

What a difference a year makes..or two! Really can’t believe it’s been two years since I started out at Phoenix. That makes it roughly 104 shows and over 2000 songs! Unfortunately there was no

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As We Get Older And Stop Making Sense – 30/09/12

As We Get Older And Stop Making Sense – 30/09/12

Chris Siviter September 30, 2012 0

33RPM was back on the air this week after a brief one week break, a big thanks to Nick Field for covering in my absence. While I was away I’ve been thinking about all

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Kids With Torches – Live Session – 26/08/12

Kids With Torches – Live Session – 26/08/12

Chris Siviter August 26, 2012 0

On this week’s show I had the pleasure of being joined in the studio by electronic duo Kids With Torches. Hailing from Southend / Brentwood, the duo recently self-released their debut album Carried Over

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Blur – Sing To Me – 12/08/12

Blur – Sing To Me – 12/08/12

Chris Siviter August 12, 2012 0

This week I decided to dedicate the whole show to one of the greatest British bands ever to exist, Blur. On the same night as what could turn out to be their final ever

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I’m Not Your Friend, Buddy! I’m Not Your Buddy, Guy! – 29/07/12

I’m Not Your Friend, Buddy! I’m Not Your Buddy, Guy! – 29/07/12

Chris Siviter July 29, 2012 1

It felt like it had been months since I was last at Phoenix Headquarters for the show (actually it had been 3 weeks due to illness and Latitude!), so I was rather itching to

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Dodgy – live at Phoenix FM

Dodgy – live at Phoenix FM

Chris Siviter July 9, 2012 2

Playing an exclusive session for Phoenix

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In Our Days We Will Live, Like Our Ghosts Will Live – 17/06/12

In Our Days We Will Live, Like Our Ghosts Will Live – 17/06/12

Chris Siviter June 17, 2012 0

This week continues my obsession with the rather brilliant new Future Of The Left album, with which I toyed the idea of just playing the whole thing in full 2.5 times on this weeks

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Mike Summers – Live Session & Interview – 10/06/12

Mike Summers – Live Session & Interview – 10/06/12

Chris Siviter June 10, 2012 0

For this weeks show I was joined live in the studio by local singer-songwriter Mike Summers, who a couple of months ago played a brilliant set at the first 33RPM night that took place

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I’ll Show You The Ropes Kid, Show You The Ropes – 20/05/12

I’ll Show You The Ropes Kid, Show You The Ropes – 20/05/12

Chris Siviter May 20, 2012 0

After a rather excellent weekend of music that included Southend band Afterglow’s sell-out album release party at Club Riga Friday night (you can download the album for free at www.afterglowband.net). Then on Saturday at

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I Gave Up On Everything That We’d Felt – 15/04/12

I Gave Up On Everything That We’d Felt – 15/04/12

Chris Siviter April 15, 2012 0

There’s nothing that a music publication/record store/fan/geek (delete as applicable) likes making more than a list. Favourite albums, favourite songs, favourite year..etc..etc, and the NME this week unveiled their latest list, the top 100

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So Glad To Meet You, Angeles – 01/04/12

So Glad To Meet You, Angeles – 01/04/12

Chris Siviter April 1, 2012 0

Another Sunday and another 2 hours packed full of great music (well I like to think so anyway!). This weeks show was partly inspired by an article on the music site Drowned In Sound

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The questions are the answers to questions in themselves – 25/03/12

The questions are the answers to questions in themselves – 25/03/12

Chris Siviter March 25, 2012 0

First order of business for this weeks round up is to wish Phoenix a happy 5th birthday! Heres to another 5 years and more! Onto the just as important business of this weeks show

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Punks In The Beerlight, Burnouts In Love – 18/03/12

Punks In The Beerlight, Burnouts In Love – 18/03/12

Chris Siviter March 18, 2012 0

After another week off (all these gigs seem to be happening on a Sunday at the moment!) the 33RPM show returned. Last Sunday I was at the Union Chapel (possibly my favourite venue) to

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33RPM – A Night Of Live Music And Dancing – 24/02/11

33RPM – A Night Of Live Music And Dancing – 24/02/11

Chris Siviter March 7, 2012 1

And finally it was upon us, the very first 33RPM night! Taking place at The Royal Hotel, Southend-on-sea, we were treated to some stunning live performances from Molly Christian, Mike Summers featuring Jai The

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Your Lips Are Red…My Face Is Red From Reading Your Red Lips = 04/03/12

Your Lips Are Red…My Face Is Red From Reading Your Red Lips = 04/03/12

Chris Siviter March 4, 2012 0

After a week off to catch the quite frankly mindblowing St Vincent live in concert I returned to the studio this week armed with an arsenal of great music. There were plenty of new

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Rocking The Plastic Like A Man From The Casket – 24/01/12

Rocking The Plastic Like A Man From The Casket – 24/01/12

Chris Siviter January 24, 2012 0

On tonight’s show we answered the burning question that had plagued mankind for at least 2 weeks, what was Art Garfunkel reading when you were born?. Well you can answer this question yourself by

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Ziggy Played Guitar – 10/01/12

Ziggy Played Guitar – 10/01/12

Chris Siviter January 10, 2012 0

The legend that is David Bowie turned 65 this week so this weeks show is dedicated to The Thin White Duke. We celebrated this by having Bowie as our featured artist this week (instead

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In With The New – 03/01/2012

In With The New – 03/01/2012

Chris Siviter January 3, 2012 0

Starting the year as we mean to go on with this weeks line up. Part of this weeks show was inspired by watching lots of Sonic Youth live footage including the brilliant documentary 1991

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2011 Review Part The Second – 27/12/11

2011 Review Part The Second – 27/12/11

Chris Siviter December 27, 2011 0

The final show of 2011 was upon us this week so thought I would round up the review of 2011 that we have been doing the last couple of weeks. Tonight we had tracks

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Top 25 Albums of 2011 – 20/12/11

Top 25 Albums of 2011 – 20/12/11

Chris Siviter December 20, 2011 0

After much much much much deliberation, frustration, many late nights and copious amounts of tea we finally arrived at our top 25 albums of 2011. This year was a truly exceptional year for music

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2011 Review Part 1 – 13/12/11

2011 Review Part 1 – 13/12/11

Chris Siviter December 16, 2011 0

It’s that time of the year again, when every single website, newspaper, labrador are all coming out with their top albums of 2011 lists. We at the 33RPM show are no different and next

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77-84 Post Punk Special – 06/12/11

77-84 Post Punk Special – 06/12/11

Chris Siviter December 6, 2011 0

This week I thought we’d take a rest from 2011 (as the next couple of weeks will be full of 2011 goodness), and focus on post-punk music from the years 1977-1984. Some truly brilliant

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The Live Edition – 29/11/11

The Live Edition – 29/11/11

Chris Siviter November 30, 2011 0

On this weeks show we split the music in two. First hour we had the usual mix of new music (which included a track from the stunning new Kate Bush album 50 Words For

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Music is bigger than words and wider than pictures – 15/11/11

Music is bigger than words and wider than pictures – 15/11/11

Chris Siviter November 19, 2011 1

  This weeks show came with a rather excellent announcement from ATP Festivals in that the London leg of their I’ll Be Your Mirror festival will be returning in 2012, with headliners Slayer(who will

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His ‘N’ Hers – 20/09/11

His ‘N’ Hers – 20/09/11

Chris Siviter September 27, 2011 0

This weeks show had a little bit of a strange format, being that I had one hour, then an hours break then the second hour. So because of this I decided to do a

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Changes are afoot – 13/09/11

Changes are afoot – 13/09/11

Chris Siviter September 19, 2011 0

This week the show moved to it’s new time slot, still on a Tuesday but now 9pm-midnight. A little later but an extra hour which means more great music! And this week was definitely

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Every night my teeth are falling out – 16/08/11

Every night my teeth are falling out – 16/08/11

Chris Siviter August 18, 2011 0

2011 continues to be an amazing year for music with so many great releases so far. And it doesn’t look like it’s going to let up at all for the rest of the year.

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Underneath the river bed, we burned the river down – 02/08/11

Underneath the river bed, we burned the river down – 02/08/11

Chris Siviter August 2, 2011 0

Another packed show this week, including a track from the new Laura Marling album which is due out on September 12th called A Creature I Don’t Know. From the sound of the first song

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The International Language Of Music..17/05/11

The International Language Of Music..17/05/11

Chris Siviter May 17, 2011 0

A veritable banquet of great music to feast upon on this weeks show. Our featured artist on An Introduction To.. were Super Furry Animals who have over the course of 9 studio albums crafted

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That Tuesday feeling..22/03/11

That Tuesday feeling..22/03/11

Chris Siviter March 22, 2011 0

The first proper show of our new Tuesday night slot! Some great songs tonight including a new track from the Burial, Four Tet, Thom Yorke 12inch and a great cover of the Outkast track

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It’s A Latitude thing..15/03/11

It’s A Latitude thing..15/03/11

Chris Siviter March 15, 2011 0

This week saw the announcement of this years Latitude Festival, which takes place July 14th-17th in Southwold, Suffolk. Some great bands were announced so this weeks playlist featured the three headliners and also some

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A Truly Breathtaking Week Of Music

A Truly Breathtaking Week Of Music

Chris Siviter March 12, 2011 0

This week we looked forward to an absolutely stunning new release in the form of Josh T Pearson’s solo debut album Last Of The Country Gentlemen. A real contender for album of the year

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Afterglow!

Afterglow!

Chris Siviter March 5, 2011 0

This week we were joined live in the studio by Southend band Afterglow. They have recently made it through to the Live And Unsigned regional finals on 9th April in Ipswich. We chatted about

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In With The New

In With The New

Chris Siviter February 19, 2011 0

This week was a quite frankly staggering week for new releases. New albums from Mogwai, Gruff Rhys, The Babies, La Sera, Asobi Seksu, PJ Harvey, Sonic Youth and Bright Eyes! Oh and also some

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Love Is An Occasionally Splendid Thing

Love Is An Occasionally Splendid Thing

Chris Siviter February 12, 2011 0

The last of the theme shows this week, and with valentines looming I gave in to the old romantic in me and picked a playist for star-crossed lovers everywhere and also one or two

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Women Of Venus

Women Of Venus

Chris Siviter February 5, 2011 0

It was the second of the theme shows this week and the theme was women of music, celebrating some of the best music by female musicians / singer-songwriters. Also included were a new track

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The Return Of The Debuts

The Return Of The Debuts

Chris Siviter January 29, 2011 0

This week kicked off the first of a few theme shows. Back in November while covering for Eddie Curry I played a show of tracks from debut albums. I had a stack load of

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Savage Beats

Savage Beats

Chris Siviter January 22, 2011 0

This week we celebrated new releases from the brilliant Deerhoof and Joan As Policewoman along with some great reissues from The Fall and Sebadoh, all worthy of anyones time and attention. We also had

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It’s the Ones Who’ve Cracked That the Light Shines Through 08/01/11

It’s the Ones Who’ve Cracked That the Light Shines Through 08/01/11

Chris Siviter January 8, 2011 0

Another week and more great music to be heard on this weeks show. 2011 is shaping up to be another great year for album releases and we played some tracks from forthcoming releases including

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Lift Yr. Skinny Fists, Like Antennas to Heaven…01/01/11

Lift Yr. Skinny Fists, Like Antennas to Heaven…01/01/11

Chris Siviter January 1, 2011 0

2011 is upon us! The first 33RPM of the year was a special extended edition, a chance to play more great music for your listening pleasure. There were some new tracks from some great

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