February 2012 | [edit] radio


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This week our resident metal expert, Barry Dolan AKA Oxygen Thief returns to the [edit] radio podcast for the 3rd time this year. Bringing with him 40 minutes of the best music money can buy! Band “Song” [Album] Cursive “Wowwowow” [I Am Geminii] Gunning For Tamar “German Treasure Island” [Deaf Cow Motel] We Are Knuckle…



[edit] radio podcast 115

Tom Crook takes the reigns for his 2nd podcast of 2012, delivering an eclectic mix of the best in alternative music both new and old! Band “Song” [Album] The Explorers Club “Run Run Run” [Grand Hotel] Fixers “Iron Deer Dream” [Single] Alt-J “Fitzpleasure” [Single] Real Estate “Easy” [Days] Felt “Ballad Of The Band” [Ballad Of…



Right Now, If You Believe

Willis Earl Beal – Take Me AwayDuring a recent seminar, a lecturer asked “who are your modern day soul and blues voices?” For a minute the group sat in silence before our brains sparked into life and names like Erykah Badu, Macy Gray and even Amy Winehouse were mentioned. Our reticence to answer is understandable…


[edit] radio podcast 114

It might be Valentines Day (or “Hallmark sales boost day” as I call it) but that doesn’t mean we at [edit] radio are going to get all schmalzy on you, no sir. No, today Ben Marwood delivers you more of the best in new and alternative music that the [edit] radio podcast is famed for….


Living off the last hurrah is killing me

Burning Hotels – Days Are Gone A while back, a friend of mine introduced me to Burning Hotels, an ‘80s inspired indie pop quartet from Texas. Their sound, is a delicious mixture of The Cure, The Smiths and modern electronic trends. “Days Are Gone” is the best example of how they blend these influences into…


Resolutions Are Only Dreams

King Krule – Bleak Bake For me, talent schools are a contentious issue. Does an artist gain or lose merit by attending? What does it mean for their authenticity? Does it even matter? It’s a minefield that shouldn’t have any relevance to what I think about the music, but apparently it does. In King Krule’s…


[edit] radio podcast 113

Kevin Lawson returns to [edit] radio for the second week in a row, bringing with him 40 minutes of the best in new and alternative music and a whole heap of new features for 2012. Band “Song” [Album] The Weeknd “D.D.” [Echoes of Silence] Grimes “Genesis” [Visions] Trust “Sulk (edit radio) [TRST] Tripwires “Cinnamon” [Single]…