Category: Show Notes

  • Yakatit Skywriting Offen

    Yakatit Skywriting Offen

    Oh Messy Life – June 13, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: Bunchuang Denduang – Prakat chue (Announcement of names) Canary Records back again with another amazing compilation: Fables, Flirting, and the Forest: 1960s Thai​-​Isan Mokhaen & Molam from 78rpm Discs Track 2: Mulatu Astatke – Yakatit Taken here from the Strut Records release New York…

  • Funeral Dub Marriage

    Funeral Dub Marriage

    Oh Messy Life – June 6, 2024 Show Notes This show was originally recorded to air May 30th, 2024, but was delayed a week due a to a sports broadcast. Track 1: Volta Jazz – Djougou Toro I found this track in a Mastodon thread of songs you have to listen through to the end…

  • Scabby Nightmare Knives

    Scabby Nightmare Knives

    Oh Messy Life – May 23, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: Shellac – Scabby the Rat From the new album, To All Trains. Rest In Peace, Steve Albini. Track 2: Bed Maker – Ballad of Tokitae I think I saw folks talking about this over on Mastodon. Track 3: Drahla – Default Parody Another track…

  • Lexicon Doily Model

    Lexicon Doily Model

    Oh Messy Life – May 16, 2024 Show Notes I heard the news that Steve Albini had passed away just after I finished recording last weeks radio show. All week long I watched tributes pour in online and on the air, stories, annecdotes, even hand written diagrams of microphone phase. After seeing all those tributes,…

  • Buddha Astronaut Spiralling

    Buddha Astronaut Spiralling

    Oh Messy Life – May 9, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: The Dicks – Rich Daddy Starting out my tribute to the late Gary Floyd with a track from the legendary 1983 album, Kill From The Heart. Track 2: Sister Double Happiness – Bobby Shannon This track jumped out at me as I was listening…

  • Velvet Sugarloaf Boogaloo

    Velvet Sugarloaf Boogaloo

    Oh Messy Life – May 2nd, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: Tara Jane O’Neil – We Bright Still finding some lovely tunes on the new album The Cool Cloud of Okayness. Track 2: Molly Lewis – Crushed Velvet More artists should work some whistling into their songs. Track 3: William Parker Organ Quartet – Ennio’s…

  • Chambacu Guardino Starburster

    Chambacu Guardino Starburster

    Oh Messy Life – April 25, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: Reda Zine – (Sabra e Chatila) From the benefit compilation, Bologna For Palestine, which consists of excerpts from a 3 hour live relay performance by seventeen different artists. Track 2: PALOMO – Chambacu (Aurita Y Su Conjunto) Remix I mis-announced this one on the…

  • Lassitude Becak Rhythm

    Lassitude Becak Rhythm

    Oh Messy Life – April 18, 2024 Show Notes Track 1: Daneshevskaya – Challenger Deep From the KZSU A-File. Track 2: Jenny Scheinman – A Kid Named Lily One of my favorite violinists. Tack 3: love & sleep – lassitude Found this one via a recommendation on Mastodon. Track 4: Amalie Dahl’s Dafnie – Algorythm…

  • 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.…