Author: smurph

  • Waya Cairo Defense 1906

    Waya Cairo Defense 1906

    Oh Messy Life – April 11, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: Mulatu Astatke – Kulunmanqueleshi From the 1972 album, Mulatu Of Ethiopia. Track 2: Seyhan Karabay – Edalı Gelin From a compilation album described as “Turkish psychedelic pop folk jazzy sound“. Track 3: Ajate – Waya Yawa The BandCamp page describes Ajate as Afrobayashi. Track…

  • Eastern Pronto Vessels

    Eastern Pronto Vessels

    Oh Messy Life – April 4, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: Collagist – From Eastern Europe I found this one via BandCamp promo email. Track 2: Oumou Sangaré – Gniani Sara From the 2022 album, Timbuktu. Track 3: Esy Tadesse – Buna The preview track from the upcoming album Ahadu. Track 4: Oluko Imo (feat.…

  • Grands Boatly Alocatel

    Grands Boatly Alocatel

    Oh Messy Life – March 28, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: Charlie Parr – Bear Head Lake From the new album, Little Sun. Track 2: Bryde – A Way From the Change Your Mind EP. Track 3: Sheherazaad – Dhund Lo Mujhe From the new album Qasr. Track 4: Meril Wubslin – Grands espaces I’m…

  • Mobile Letter Visa

    Mobile Letter Visa

    Oh Messy Life – March 21, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: Glenn Mercer – Mobile From the solo album Incidental Hum by Glenn Mercer of the Feelies. Track 2: POPULATION II – R.B. The pre-release track from the upcoming album Serpent Échelle. Track 3: Horse Lords – Bending to the Lash From their live album,…

  • Sakura Slave Diaspora

    Sakura Slave Diaspora

    Oh Messy Life – March 14, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: Michio Miyagi – Sakura Hensōkyoku From Canary records album Masterpieces of Koto. Track 2: Maria Arnqvist – I caught you runnin’ From the album Mary Rose and the Purple Quintet. Track 3: Hurray For The Riff Raff – Snake Plant (The Past Is Still…

  • Sunday Crispy Transmiter

    Sunday Crispy Transmiter

    Oh Messy Life – March 7, 2024 Show Notes(This show was supposed to air February 29th, 2024 but technical difficulties prevented it.) Track 1: Emahoy Tsegue-Maryam Guebrou – Mother’s Love Another amazingly lovely track from the late Emahoy Tsegue-Maryam Geubrou. Track 2: Omni Gardens – Sunday Robe I found this one via WFMU’s Heavily Played…

  • Urban Aphelion Rotation

    Urban Aphelion Rotation

    Oh Messy Life – February 22, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: William Parker – All Entrances (it is for you the sun rises) From Universal Tonality, a live recording from 2002 of William Parker playing with a large ensemble that included Miya Masaoka on Koto, Billy Bang on violin, and Leena Conquest on vocals. Track…

  • Banshee Brigade Bankrobber

    Banshee Brigade Bankrobber

    Oh Messy Life – February 15, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: maxine funke – Saturdays From a new pair of songs from the wonderful maxine funke. Track 2: Isabel Del Bosco – Column From the album, Motifs Des Prés Track 3: Candeleros – Le Quedan Dos Found this track on a BandCamp round up of…

  • Moon Eye Babes

    Moon Eye Babes

    Oh Messy Life – February 8, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: Marina Allen – Or Else From the 2022 album, Centrifics. Track 2: Barbara Manning – A Mountain Found this one via WFMU’s Heavily Played Records list. Track 3: Jesca Hoop – When I’m Asleep Found out about Jesca Hoop via someone on Mastodon. Track…

  • Toutoi Boombox Funeral

    Toutoi Boombox Funeral

    Oh Messy Life – February 1, 2024 Show Notes Note: this show was supposed to air January 25, 2024. Due to technical difficulties it did not air that day, so I broadcast it a week later. Track 1: Giannakis Ioannidis & Maniolis Karapiperis – Toutoi Batsi Pourthan Tora From the Canary Records release The Heart…