Oh Messy Life – October 19, 2023 Show Notes
Track 1: unknown – Raksa charkiya
Canary records is back again with another amazing re-issue, this time an uncredited LP released in Lebanon in 1974 entitled Oriental Dances Past & Present.
Track 2: Nusantara Beat – Kota Bandung
The preview track from an upcoming single out on Les Disques Bongo Joe.
Track 3: Ritmos Tropicosmos – La Luz Futura
Ritmos Tropicosmos’ contribution to the soundtrack to the cumbia/anime short film: La Curandera Cumbiambera.
Track 4: Ibrahim Hesnawi – Never Understand
Another fun track from Ibrahim Hesnawi, off of Habibi Funk’s Solidarity with Libya compilation, procedes from which benefit aid organizations who work in Libya.
Track 5: Jiro Inagaki & His Soul Media – Back Off Boogaloo
Another track from the compilation, WaJazz Legends: Jiro Inagaki – Selected by Yusuke Ogawa.
Track 6: COLUMNA DE FUEGO – Iñot
I found this one via BandCamp promo email.
Track 7: Fela Kuti – I Go Shout Plenty
Taken from an upcoming box set of Fela tracks, with the twist that the box set was curated by Idris Elba.
Track 8: Watt – The Young and the Decoding
Watt was the duo of Bill Orcutt and Tim Koffley, active around 1990 or so.
Track 9: Cap’n Jazz – Precious
Something about the previous track inspired me to grab this one Cap’n Jazz.
Track 10: Vanishing Twin – Marbles
From their new album, Afternoon X.
Track 11: Gina Birch – Big Mouth
Another track from the album I Play My Bass Loud from the bassist of The Raincoats.
Track 12: Street Eaters – Witch
I went to see Street Eaters play the day after this radio show aired, and they ended their set with this song, just like I ended my show with it!