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Empty Space playlist episode 0001

This is the return of the Empty Space art radio show after a hiatus of seven-and-a-half years. To commemorate this dawning of a new era, this show is numbered 0001.

The DJ is a robot.

The show is available to play and download, for a short time, on Soundcloud, and for a long time, on Mixcloud.

The playlist is below.

  1. Eccentronic Research Council – Mind Yore Language, from the album Magpie Billy & The Egg that Yolked(A Study of the Northern Ape in Love)
  2. Alan WattsPure Sound (soundclip from Alan Watts website)
  3. Spike Jones and his City Slickers – Pimples and Braces, from the album Go Crazy with Spike Jones
  4. Baba Naga – Osku Til Osku, from the EP Baba Naga
  5. Air – The Ragtime Dance, from the album Air Lore
  6. Zali Krishnaepisode 1 of our weekly serial, Near Andromeda
  7. Hans Albers – Das Herz von St. Pauli, from the album Das Herz von St. Pauli
  8. Klaus Johann Grobe – Koordinaten, from the album Klaus Johann Grobe
  9. Spratleys Japs Vine, from the album Pony
  10. Jerry Goodman & Jan Hammer – Full Moon Boogie, from the album Like Children
  11. Matthew Clegg, stood by the canal at Mexborough, reads his poem The Sinkhole, from his collection The Navigators
  12. Champion Kickboxer – Thinking, from their album Perforations
  13. Screaming Maldini – Last Day Of The Miner’s Strike (Pulp cover), from the compilation album Which Side Are You On, commemorating the 30th anniversary of the miners’ strike
  14. Orchestra Of The Upper Atmosphere – When Thin Clouds Scud Across A Bright Moon, from the album Orchestra of the Upper Atmosphere
  15. William D Drake – Liferaft, from the album Revere Reach
  16. Toucans – I don’t believe in that, from the album Toucans
  17. Raymond Scott and Dorothy Collins – Tiger Rag, from the album At Home with Dorothy and Raymond

Christmas radio. And things.

Over the Christmas and New Yea period, I’ve been listening to a lot of Resonance FM via Windows Vista’s UK Radio Sidebar. Heard some wonderful shows, but it’s all been very perplexing. Being a bit of an email junky, I find myself drawn to my PC several times a day, and I usually end up sitting in front of it for far longer than I’d intended, and firing up the radio player to occupy me.
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Christmas on the Radio

The more observant of you may have noticed that 25th December falls on a Tuesday this year. And that my radio show, Empty Space, is also broadcast on a Tuesday.

Next Tuesday I will in the studio as usual, broadcasting across Sheffield and the world. But as Christmas is all about spending time with your family, I’ll be dragging my wife and kids along with me.
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