Music Without Borders - January 2 Show
January 2, 2017 4:00pm


It's DJ Starbuck's final show on Radio Valencia. This week all the tunes come from the UK (like your host!)

Music Played:
Rong Radio - Benjamin Zephaniah, Dub Be Good to Me - Beats International, We Play the Music - Ed Solo & Skool of Thought, Mirror In the Bathroom - The Beat, Right Direction - Vibronics, One Love - Massive Attack, Banana Skank - Roots Manuva, Surplus People - RDF, Punk Is Dead - Crass, Thou Shalt Always Kill - Dan Le Sac vs Scroobius Pip, No Way - Young Fathers, Evolution, Revolution, Love - Tricky, Grey Clouds - The Orb ft Alan Parker, Forest (Tree Mix) - The Cure, Sheela-Na-Gig - PJ Harvey, Eiggy Sea - Cate Le Bon, Bron-Yr-Aur stomp - Led Zeppelin, Skip Lizard - Mukka, Rio de Hackney - Correspondents, Have You Seen Bruce Richard Reynolds - Alabama 3, That Old Pair of Jeans - Fatboy Slim, Fish Fish Fish - Mr Scruff, In These Shoes - Kirsty McColl, London Calling - The Clash, Gangster - Special AKA, Cool for Cats - Squeeze, Glitter Freeze - Gorillaz ft Mark E Smith, Fools Gold - Stone Roses, The Beigeness - Kate Tempest, Boo! - Sticky ft Ms Dynamite, Farewell Farewell - Sandy Denny and Fairport Convention

Music Without Borders - December 19 Show
December 19, 2016 4:00pm


Starbuck and Freely share our favourite tunes from 2016.

Butterflies - Anchorsong, The Ballad of Harry Chamberlain and the Surreptitious Window Cleaner - I Monster, Agua - M.A.K.U. Soundsystem, Gyae Su - Pat Thomas and Keashibu Area Band, T.I.W.Y.G. - Savages, Consume or Be Consumed - Slaves, Stray - Me and My Friends, Perambulations - Perhaps Contraption, Stadium Pow Wow - A Tribe Called Red, Donald's Wig - Coldcut, Kings Avenue - Too Many Zoos, Workign Together - Hot 8 Brass Band, Me Luv To Sing - The Hempolics, Don't Follow Babylon - Vibronics ft Soom T, Jamburana - Dona Onete, Expresso 2222 (Ao Vivo) - Caetano Veloso, Coracao Do Mar - Elza Soares, Chicha Rojo - La Yegros, El Perro Viejo - Los Espiritus, jurema - Renata Rosa, Kate Tempest - Europe Is Lost, The Great Undressing - Jenny Hval, Launderette - Vivien Goldman, Cacao - Family Atlantica, Fighting For? - Roots Manuva, Drone Bomb Me - ANOHNI, Calles De Dajla - Aziza Brahim, The Community of Hope - PJ Harvey

Music Without Borders - December 5 Show
December 5, 2016 4:00pm


Music Played:

Safe From Harm - Massive Attack, Little Fluffy Clouds - The Orb, Fools Gold - Stone Roses, Step right up - Tom Waits, Hit 'Em Up Style - Carolina Chocolate Drops & Luminescent Orchestrii, Sell Out - The Levellers , Rock This World (Mr. Benn Remix) - Yes King, Add Me – Chumbawamba, 20 Motherfuckers - The Wyatt Act, World Don't Shine – Southern, Wonder Woman – Tricky, Feel Good Inc. - Cookin' On 3 Burners, Papa's Got A Brand New Pigbag – Pigbag, Jumping Somone Elses Train – The Cure, Wig - The B-52's, Television - Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy, Stand Up Stand N Rock - #NoDAPL and Taboo, 5 Million Ways To Kill A CEO - The Coup, Amor Califas (California Love) - Bang Data, Cumbia En Do Menor - Ska Cubano, Dirty Reggae - The Aggrolites, Me Luv 2 Sing (Hypermix) - The Hempolics, Hooch – Kelis, Insurrection (feat. Linton Kwesi Johnson) – Hiatus, The Anti-Racist Dub Broadcast - Mad Professor, Phoenix - Martina Topley-Bird, The Slave Master's Whip - Outspoken & The Essence, A Thousand Tiny Pieces - Sean Hayes

Music Without Borders - November 28 Show
November 28, 2016 4:00pm


Music played: Sénégal Fast-Food - Amadou & Mariam, Chicha Roja - La Yegros, Thursday Night Kinda Swing – Afrolicious, Kings - The Apples, Fat Boy - New Birth Brass Band, Marienkafer – LaBrassBanda, Cumbion Mountain (Cico Sonido & Toy Selecta) - Up, Bustle & Out, La Cumbia Perdida - Doctor Stereo, Dimineata – Shantel, Mahala - Oi Va Voi, Belleview – M, Wor (Adrian Sherwood Hey Gringo Remix) - Django Django, Know Your Chicken - Cibo Matto, Mexican Madness - Nortec Collective, Something's Got To Give - Beastie Boys, 1940 (AmpLive Remix) - The Submarines, Ja Sha Taan (Housewife Edit) - Fun-Da-Mental, The Ballad of Harry Chamberlin and the Surreptitious Window Cleaner - I Monster, Lost In Laos - Dengue Fever, Here I Come (feat. Mega Banton) - Barrington Levy, Storm Warning - Lynn Taitt & The Comets, The Bullet - The Devil Makes Three, La Réalité - Amadou & Mariam, Tiempo de Solea - Ojos de brujo, Woody Guthrie - Alabama 3, Stadium Pow Wow (feat. Black Bear) - A Tribe Called Red, (We Don't Need This) Fascist Groove Thang - Heaven 17, Fantastic Man - William Onyeabor, The Snake - Al Wilson, Jah War - Wild Dub Dread meets punkrocker downtown

Music Without Borders - November 21 Show
November 21, 2016 4:00pm


A poignant show this week. Paying tribute to some fallen musical heroes and playing tunes for this dark political era

Music Played:
Everybody Knows - Leonard Cohen, 100 Days and 100 Nights - Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, This Land is Your Land - Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, Fighting For? - Roots Manuva, Working Class Hero - John Lennon, Testimony - This Machine Kills, Border Pleasures - Nortec Collective, Culture of Fear - Thievery Corporation, Guerilla Tactics - Mandeep Sethi, Get Up - Young Fathers, Streets So Warm - Toddla T, Don't Follow Babylon - Vibronics, Stand Up - Hindi Zahra, Cale Bari - Ojos de Brujo, Rainin In Paradize - Many Chao, Rat in Mi Kitchen - UB40, Monkey See Monkey Do - Sonic Boom Six, Going Through Hell - The Streets, Pretty L'il Foot - Rising Appalachia, Blank Generation - Richard Hell, Johnny Borrell Afterlife - Future of the Left, Lost Innocent World - Gogol Bordello, Devils Look Like Angels - The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band, Nothing to Lose - Ghetto Plotz, Mi Kolombia - Systema Solar, That Battle is Over - Jenny Hval, Perfect Coffee - Kate Tempest, Nothing's Changed - Tricky

Music Without Borders - November 7 Show
November 7, 2016 4:00pm


Music Played:

Nice Up - DJ Shep, Rock Steady - Dub Pistols, Criss n Shine - Dedy Dread and DJ Rebel, Skanky Panky - Kid Koala, Jimmy James - Beastie Boys, Butterflies - Anchorsong, Ridin' Round Sky High - Fatima, Kemikem - Meklit, Enamorada - Pedrina y Rio, Sugar Water - Prince Fatty and Mungo's Hi Fi, Ohio - Justice, Shake and Tremble - Django Django, Slow Man - Sage Francis, Bucky Skank - Upsetters, Cool Clear Water - Love Grocer, Pepe - Ska Cubano, Fou de Toi - Manu Chao, La Derniere Sortie - Jabul Gorba, Black Eyed Sea - dunkelbunt, The Balled of Harry Chamberlin and the Surreptitious Window Cleaner - I Monster, Revolution - Dr John, (I'll Never Be) Satisfied - Alabama 3, Gut Feeling - Devo, Imanin Bas Zihoun - Tamikrest, Dub Be Good to Me - Beats International, Let's Make Love and Listen to Death from Above - CSS, Keep this Party Going - The B-52's, There's No other Way - Blur, 7 Nation Army - Hayseed Dixie

Music Without Borders: October 24 Show
October 24, 2016 4:00pm


DJ Derek is this episode's special guest on the Music Without Borders show. We played you a selection of our favourite non-US hiphop.

Starbuck's picks: UK Jamaican - Tricky, Say Yes - Wax Tailor, The Nosebleed Section - Hilltop Hoods, Dear Science - Seth Sentry, Europe Is Lost - Kate Tempest, Banana Skank - Roots Manuva, Grind - George the Poet, Et Si...? - Lady Laistee, Clic Clic - MC Solaar, This Is Blues HipHop - Scarecrow, Esto Es - La Nueva Alianza and Alika, Fatty Boom Boom - Die Antwoord, Waiting Is A Drug - K'Naan, Insects - Midfielding General, No Way - Young Fathers, Thou Shalt Always Kill - Dan Le Sac vs Scroobius Pip.

Derek's picks: As You Want - Aristophanes, Jazz hop - Gas-Lab and Traum Diggs, Papaotai - Stromae, Skeng - The Bug ft Kila P and Flowdan, Frontier Psychiatrist - The Avalanches, El Castigo De Los Debiles, Sharp Darts - The Streets, Cheap Talk - RIP SLYME, Survive It - Ghostpoet, Le Silence Est Mort - Freeman Feat Philieas Flow, Cachimbo Da Paz - Gabriel O Pensador, Liebs Oder Lass Es - Genetikk feat Sido, Dopamine - Bliss N Eso feat Thief, Bango Rap - Nicky Lars feat Gombo Zulu.

Music Without Borders: October 17 show
October 17, 2016 4:00pm


Music Played: Rong Radio - Benjamin Zephaniah,

Amidinine - Bombino,

Soubour - Songhoy Blues,

Take Back the Power - Asian Dub Foundation,

The Proclamation - The Underachievers,

Skanky Panky - Kid Koala,

Singing of the Bowsaws - Future of the Left,

Raise a Little Hell - The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band,

Television - Disposable Heroes of HipHoprisy,

Your Revolution - Sarah Jones,

Black Steel -Tricky,

Nothing Matters (ft Nneka) - Tricky,

Emel (ft Emel) - Tricky,

Hit 'Em Up Style - Carolina Choclate Drops & Luminescent Orchestrii,

Cumbion Mountain (Cico Sonido & Toy Selectah) - Up, Bustle & Out,

Ce n'est pas bon - Amadou & Mariam,

Mehndi - Fanfara Tirana & Transglobal Underground,

Black Eyed Sea (ft Amsterdam Klezmer Band) - [dunkelbunt],

Take It to the Street - Rebirth Brass Band,

El Alma y el Cuerpo - Bomba Estereo,

El Jefe - Mexican institute of Sound,

No Man's Land - Balkan Beatbox,

Gangsters - The Special A.K.A.,

Liquidator - Harry J Allstars,

Billy Jean - Shinehead,

Thought to the Meaning (ft Denis Jones) - Mr.Scruff,

Golden Clouds - The Orb,

Tomorrow Never Knows - The Beatles

Music Without Borders: July 26 Show
July 26, 2016 8:00pm


This week Starbuck filled in for the Disco Roto show.

Thanks for tuning in.

Here's the playlist: 57 Channels by Bruce Springsteen, Gangsta by TuneYards, Java by Augustus Pablo, Cuss Cuss by Lloyd Robinson, Que Sera Votre Vie by Kat Onoma, This Is Blues Hip Hop by Scarecrow, Et Si...? by Lady Laistee, Nicotine Love ft Ajeya by Tricky, Finally Moving by Pretty Lights, Give Me by The Child of Lov, Mexico by Mexico Institute of Sound, HotStylin' by Harvey K-Tel, Prime Minister by London Afrobeat Collective, Mr Follow Follow by Fela Kuti, Handsome Boy (E Wara) by The Rwenzori's, Gorel by Baaba Maal, Kala by Mbongwana Star, Big Chief by Professor Longhair, Mean Man by Betty Harris, Les Fleurs by Minnie Ripperton, Motorcycle 666 by Pop Levi, C by JK Soul, Pretty Good Love (Mr Large Boutrous rmx) by Big Maybelle, Bull Dog by The Shangri Las, I'm Shakin by Little Willie John, Goin' Down by Allen Tousaint, A Change by Aretha Franklin, Big Ten Inch Record by Bullmoose Jackson, Tell Me What's On Your Mind by Cyril Neville, Running out by Mable John, Don't Tell A Lie About Me by James Brown, Everything I Do Gonna Be Funky by Lee Dorsey, Sweet Potato Gravy by Maurice Simon and the Pie Man

Music Without Borders: August 17 Show
August 17, 2015 4:00pm


Music played:

Soul Hit Man by See-I (Fort Knox Five),
Cirque Insomnia by Sheelanagig,
La Derniere Sortie by Jabul Gorba,
Supercali by Kumpania Algazarra,
Free by Dubioza Kolektiv,
Soubour by Songhouy Blues,
That Battle is Over by Jenny Hval,
Ridin' Round (Sky High) by Fatima,
Homenaje a Justino by Grupo Socavon,
Shangrila (feat. Moonchild) by Fantasma,
Shame by Young Fathers,
Kala by Mbongwana Star,
Shake & Tremble by Django Django,
Raise a Little Hell by The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band,
AP Touro by Rebirth Brass Band,
La Cumbia Perdida by Doctor Stereo,
Soul Makossa by Manu Dibango,
Supremo by Ben Tactic,
Amidinine by Bombino,
Swords by M.I.A.,
El Jefe by Mexican Institute of Sound,
Phemy by Miguel Baptista Benedict,
Una Verdad Incomoda by Ojos de Brujo,
Never Again by Oojami,
Stand Up by Hindi Zahra,
Java by Augustus Pablo,
KG's Half Way Tree by Augustus Pablo & The Simplicity Clothing,
Land of the Blind (feat. Jazzmin Tutum) by Zion Train,
Gerekli Seyler (Dub) by Baba Zulu & Mad Professor,
Spare Parts by Peggy Sue & The Pictures,
Strangers by Portishead,
Brand New You're Retro by Tricky

Music Without Borders: August 10 Show
August 10, 2015 4:00pm


This week's theme: the natural world

Big River by Johnny Cash,
East of the River Nile by Augustus Pablo,
Take Me to the River by Talking Heads,
We Are Floating by Archie Bronson Outfit,
Deep River by Aston "Family Man" Barrett,
Salt Creek by Pronghorn,
Green River Blues by The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band,
Paradise by John Prine,
American Interior by Gruff Rhys,
Desert Song by Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros,
Desert Delight by Max Pashm,
A Forest by The Cure,
Jungle by Lee "Scratch" Perry,
Cumbion Mountain (Cico Sonido and Toy Selecta) by Up Bustle and Out,
Mountain Jumper by [dunkelbunt],
Cumberland Gap by Rising Appalachia,
Running Up That Hill by Kate Bush,
Twyford Down by Galliano,
The Eiggy Sea by Cate Le Bon,
Wade Into the Water by Alabama 3,
Plastic Beach by Gorillaz,
Skylarking by Horace Andy,
Blackbird Singing by The Paragons,
Golden Clouds by The Orb and Lee "Scratch" Perry,
Bron-Y-Aur Stomp by Led Zeppelin,
Take Me Home, Country Roads by Toots and the Maytals,
Trans Island Express by Peatbog Faeries,
This land is Your Land by Sharon Jones and the Dap-Kings

Music Without Borders: July 27 Show
July 27, 2015 4:00pm


Special guest Becky White joins Starbuck in the studio to play music from our favorite female artists

Music played:
Sheela-Na-Gig by PJ Harvey,
Feeling Good by Nina Simone,
Click Song (Qonggqothwane) by Miriam Makaba,
In These Shoes by Kirsty Maccoll,
Big Time Sensuality by Bjork,
Respect by Aretha Franklin,
Janis Joplin by Piece of My Heart,
Sodade by Cesaria Evoria,
Rokia Traore by Sabali,
Wayena by Oumou Sangara,
Malaika by Angelique Kidjo,
Gracious Mama Africa by Dezarie,
No Man's Woman by Sinead O'Connor,
Not A Pretty Girl by Ani Difranco,
The Biegeness by Kate Tempest,
To Zion by Lauryn Hill,
Creator by Santogold,
XXXO by M.I.A.,
Hurricane Drunk by Florence & The Machine,
Waiting for the Queen by Firekeeper,
Ruin by Cat Power,
Mississippi Rising by Mia Borders,
Time (The Revelator) by Gilian Welch,
Oblivion by Grimes,
Lasagna by The Knife,
Im Nin'alu by Ofra Haza,
Cannonball by The Breeders

Music Without Borders: July 13 Show
July 13, 2015 4:00pm


This week's show features Romany and Romani-inspired music from across Europe.

Can Masdeu by Gadjo,
Hora Lautaresca by Mukka,
Kokore Zav Ande Kalyi Ratyi by Romanyi Rota,
Zsa Manca by !Deladap,
Diri, Diri by Romanyi Rota,
Gypsy (ft Eart Zinger) by Oi Va Voi,
Amari Szi, Amari (Amon remix) by Luminescent Orchestrii,
Ijo! by Gadjo,
I Like It by Baghdaddies vs Mandragora,
Madame Oscar by Mano Negra,
Mishto by Gogol Bordello,
Les Yeux Noirs by Caco Briaval,
Skip Lizard by Mukka,
Bear Mountain by Mukka,
Mahala by Oi Va Voi,
Rusty Nails by Kila,
Wicky Pocky by A Hawk and a Hacksaw,
Chapucero by Gadjo,
Sadagora Hot Dub (Shantel remix) by Amsterdam Klezmer Band,
La Revedere by [dunkelbunt] ft Amsterdam Klezmer Band,
Neacsu In Africa by ShrineSynchroSystem vs Taraf de Haidouk,
L'Orient Est Roots by Bigga Bush vs Kocani Orkestar,
Gypsy Part of Town by J.U.F.,
Festnozdepaname by Manau,
Wild River by Mukka,
You're So Yes by The Baghdaddies,
Zeillig's Plums by Gadjo

Music Without Borders: July 6 Show
July 6, 2015 4:00pm


Music Without Borders: June 29 Show
June 29, 2015 4:00pm


Celebrating Love! Inspired by the Supreme Court legalizing same-sex marriage.

Music Played:
You've Got the Love by Florence & The Machine (XX Remix);
Waiting At The Gate by Love Grocer;
Love Revolutionary by Zion Train;
Lovers of Light by Afro Celt Sound System;
Gure Ametsa by Love Grocer;
You Don't Love Me (No, No, No) by Dawn Penn;
Tainted Love by Gloria Jones;
Crazy In Love by Emeli Sande;
Lovecats by The Cure;
Love Your Life by Ed Solo & Skool of Thought;
Criss n Shine by Dedy Dread & DJ Rebel;
Skinhead Moonstomp by Symarip;
Funky Kingston by Bootsy Collins & The Roots;
Tear the Place Down by Top Cats;
Sing, Sing, Sing by Benny Goodman;
Hit the Road Jack by Ray Charles;
Nina Simone vs Groovefinder by Ain't Got No...;
Music Takes Me Up by Mr.Scruff & Alice Russell;
Skanky Panky by Kid Koala;
A Friend by Say yes Dog;
Kiss The Sky by Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra;
Seize the Day by Wax Tailor;
Clap Your Hands by Parov Stelar;
Lime Juice by Unkle Ho;
I Like It by Baghdaddies vs Mandragora;
AP Touro by Rebirth Brass Band;
Big Chief by Professor Longhair;
Master Blaster (Jammin) by Stevie Wonder;
Mean Man by Betty Harris;
Rio de hackney by The Correspondents

Music Without Borders: June 22 Show
June 22, 2015 4:00pm


Celebrating the solstice, sunshine and all things summery. DJ Starbuck and DJ Freely at the wheels of steel.

Music played:
Summertime by Jazzy Jeff and The Fresh Prince;
I Feel Love by Donna Summer;
Summer of love by B-52s;
Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare from Stanley Holloway;
Solstice by Bjork (Current Value Remix);
Be My Druidess by Type O Negative;
Sunlight by tUnE-YarDs;
Love In Outer Space by Sun Ra;
Sun Spots by Julian Cope;
The Hijab by Shooglenifty;
Litha by Jean Pierre Decerf;
Stonehenge by Spinal Tap;
Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare;
Here Comes The Sun by James Last;
Summertime by Janis Joplin and Jimi Hendrix;
Summertime Rolls by Jane's Addiction;
Summer Samba by Fatboy Slim;
Siwa by Samite Mulondo;
This Evening Light by Blue Sky Boys;
Fog Again by Radiohead;
Cold Summer by CJ Hilton;
Cold Blows The Wind by The Saltine Ramblers;
Le Maitre de Maison by Solstice;
Mi Kolombia by Systema Solar;
Summertime Clothes by Animal Collective;
Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare;
Worship the Sun by The Allah Lahs;
Strange Solar System by Apples In Stereo;
Blister In The Sun by Violent Femmes;
(Reverse) The Rotation of the Sun by Modern Machines;
Folongelaten by Alfta Dragspelsklubb;
Summer Days (feat Bajka) by Radio Citizen;
Sunshine of Your Love by Eric Clapton;
Sunshine of Your Love by Modeski Scofield Martin & Wood;
Sunshine of Your Love by Bobby McFerin;
Sunshine of Your Love by Ella Fitzgerald

Music Without Borders: June 8 Show
June 8, 2015 4:00pm


This week's theme was Riot Grrrls and Riot Boys. Music Played:

Bondage - X-Ray Spex,
Punk Is Dead - Crass,
New Radio - Bikini Kill,
England's Dreaming - Cornershop,
Supermodel-Superficial - Voodoo Queens,
Let Him Dance - The's,
Deceptacon - Le Tigre,
Standing In The Way Of Control - The Gossip,
Unicorn Song - Veronica Lipgloss & The Evil Eye,
Chop Suey - Ramones,
Heard It Through The Grapevine - The Slits,
Let's Get F*cked Up - The Cramps,
London Calling - The Clash,
Debaser - The Pixies,
Holiday In Cambodia - Dead Kennedys,
Let's Lynch the Landlord - L7,
Time For Livin' - Beastie Boys,
Great 15 Years Song - TsuShiMaMiRe,
Bella Ciao - Chumbawumba,
What Do I Get - Buzzcocks,
Aina Mun Pitaa - Pertti Kurikan Nimipaivat,
Surplus People - RDF,
Guns of Brixton - The Clash,
Jupiter Re-Entry - Huggy Bear,
Teenage Riot - Sonic Youth,
Pretty Vacant - Sex Pistols,
Out of Time - Mano Negra,
Immigraniada - Gogol Bordello,
Matador - Los Fabulosas Cadillacs,
Battle of the Beanfield - The Levellers,
Jah Warriors - Congo Natty,
Criss N Shine - Deddy Dread & DJ Rebel,
Feel Good Inc - Cooking On 3 Burners,
Honey White - Morphine,
43rd Place Shoot Out - Jason Webley & Reverend Peyton

Music Without Borders: May 25 Show
May 25, 2015 4:00pm


In honor of an amazing weekend: Ireland voted to legalize samesex marriage, Barcelona and Madrid electing radical mayors and Sweden won the Eurovision song contest. This week's edition of Music Without Borders honors my home-continent: Europe.

Music Played:
Eurovision - Laibach (Slovenia),
Que Sera - Wax Tailor (France),
Preserve - The Apples (Israel),
Must Hunt - Metsatoll (Estonia),
Bad Place for a Good Time - Kate Tempest (UK),
19 - Hay Tgheq (Armenia),
It's My Way ft Markas Palubenka - Freaks on Floor (Lithuania),
Boban I Marko Markovich - Go Marko Go (Serbia),
Bendik Og Arolilja - Gate (Norway),
Hold On We're Going Home - Lykke Li (Sweden),
Where the Wild Roses Grow - Nick Cave & Kylie Minogue (Australia),
Rhythym Inside - Loic Nottet (Belgium),
Egal - [dunkelbunt] and Alix (Austria),
Aina Mun Pitaa - Pertti Kurikan Nimipaivat (Finland),
The Robots - Kraftwerk (Germany)

Music Without Borders: May 18 Show
May 18, 2015 4:00pm


DJ Baagi (Rhythms of Solidarity) stands in this week. Music played:

Intertribal no. 1 A Tribe Called Red,
Dub Del Pacifico Flowering Inferno,
Sweet Kakatsitsi Drummers,
Belebo Jose Marquez remix kakatsitsi drummers,
Who Runs This Place Asian Dub Foundation,
Maestros Buyepongo (Jose Marquex Remix),
Homenaje a Justino Uproot Andy,
That Song People Keep Asking about and That Joy used in his RA Mix Four Tet,
Neo Kumbia Verde Mix Leo Rodroguez,
Go Hard Q-tip,
1977 Ana Tijoux,
Toura Toura Cheb i Sabbah,
Marhgan (I will not Go) Sadat & Alaa Fifty Cent,
0 to 100 Drake Dhol Mix DJ Hans,
Dhol Rinse Asian Dub Foundation,
Pull up to Mi Bumper Konshens & J Capri,
Welcome to Jamaica (Feat Piracy) Str@wberry,
Days in the East Drake (Sango Remix),
Bata Ketu (Iroko) Jose Marquez,
Afro Ijexa Batukem Tukada,
Negro De Luz Il Aiy,
Dhol Dark & Handsome The Dhol Foundation,
Ritmo De Batuplena, Anibal De Garcia, Batukealo,
Kyenkyen Bi Adi M'awu K Frimpong and His Cubanos Fiestas,
BB Don't Cry Sango Remix

Music Without Borders: May 4 Show
May 4, 2015 4:00pm


Rong Radio by Benjamin Zephaniah,
List of Demands (Reparations) by Saul Williams,
5 million ways to kill a CEO by The Coup,
Burn Your Village to the Ground by A Tribe Called Red,
Fight The Power by Public Enemy,
Black Steel by Tricky,
Soldier by Erykah Badu,
Latinoamerica by Calle 13,
Na oil by Fela's Egypt 80 & Sean Kuti,
Rebel Music (3 O'Clock Road Block) by Bob Marley,
Gangsta Warrior by Mass Bass,
New Slaves by Kanye West,
Roots by Show of Hands,
Sell Out by The Levellers,
Revolution for Sale by P.A.I.N.,
Politik Kills by Manu Chao,
Mahrgan (I Will Not Go) by Sadat and Alaa Fifty Cent,
Ja Sha Taan by Fun-Da-Mental,
Monkey See, Monkey Do by Sonic Boom Six,
Punk Police by Mac Dre,
Bruca Manigua by Ibrahim Ferrer,
Police Officer by Smiley Culture,
Your Revolution by Sarah Jones,
Freedom by Arrested Development,
My Favorite Mutiny by The Coup,
Dem Can't Stop Us From Talk by Anthony B + Subatomic Sound System

Music Without Borders: April 27 Show
April 27, 2015 4:00pm


Hope on the Cosmic Wagontrain! This week's show is a tribute to the B-52s, the finest band to come out of Athens, Georgia.

Rock Lobster,
Planet Clare,
Dance This Mess Around,
52 Girls,
Dirty Back Road,
Private Idaho,
Quiche Lorraine,
53 Miles West of Venus,
Give Me Back My Man,
Song for a Future Generation,
Summer of Love,
Detour Thru Your Mind,
Dry County,
Channel Z,
Is That You Mo-Dean?,
Keep This Party Going,
Shiny Happy People by R.E.M.,
Chop Suey by Ramones,
Candy by Iggy Pop,
Take My Time by Junior Senior,
The Whole Man by David Byrne & Fatboy Slim
Monster by Fred Schneider,
The Power Of Pussy by Bongwater,
Hey You! by Ursula 1000
Konnichiwa by The Superions

Music Without Borders: April 20 Show
April 20, 2015 4:00pm


This week DJ Freely joined me in the studio for a 2-hour psychedelia special.
Music played:
White Rabbit - Jefferson Airplane,
People Are Strange - The Doors,
Tomorrow Never Knows - The Beatles,
Aries, Fire Fighter - The Zodiac, Cosmic Sounds,
Lucifer Sam - Pink Floyd,
A Minha Menina - Os Mutantes,
Venus - Ros Sereysothea, Sin Sisamouth & Friends,
Passara - Jaime Alem,
Kick Muck - Ozric tentacles,
Udu Wudu - Magma,
Quiche Lorraine - B-52s,
A Day in the Life - Flaming Lips ft Miley Cyrus,
Debussey Arabesque No.1 - Tomita,
Little Fluffy Clouds - The Orb,
Kinky Afro - The Happy Mondays,
Season of the Witch - Julie Driscoll,
Kyrie Eleison - Electric prunes,
Light Flight - Pentangle,
Saggitarius, the Dare Devil - The Zodiac, Cosmic Sounds,
Breathe Your Breath - Perhaps Contraption,
Giggy Smile - Faust,
Stone Folk - The Advancement,
Maypole - Paul Giovanni,
The Hedgehog Song - The Incredible String Band,
Carnivals & Cotton Candy - The Amen,
The Water Song - The Incrdible String Band,
Space is the Place - Sun Ra,
Journey in Satchidananda - Alice Coltrane,
A Rainbow in Curved Air - Terry Riley,
Ay Ya Zamon - Omar Khurshid

Music Without Borders: April 6 Show
April 6, 2015 4:00pm


DJ Baagi and DJ Bisou from Rhythyms of Solidarity stand in this week

Music Without Borders: March 30 Show
March 30, 2015 4:00pm



Music Played:

One Step Beyond by Prince Buster,
Dirty Reggae by The Aggrolites,
Israelites by Desmond Dekker,
Train To Skaville by The Ethiopians,
Liquidator by Harry J Allstars,
Dance Crasher by Alton Ellis,
Take 5 by Skatalites,
Pressure drop by Toots and the Maytals,
Return of Django by The Upsetters,
Skinhead Moonstomp by Symarip,
Bucky Skank by Upsetters,
This Is Ska by Bad Manners,
Gangsters by Special AKA,
On My Radio by Selector,
Mirror in the Bathroom by The English Beat,
Break Down The Door by Special AKA,
Ghost Town by Specials,
One Step Beyond by Madness,
Tear the Place Down by Top Cats,
Who said that ska is dead? by No Sports,
Ska Robot Army by Aquabats,
Time Bomb by Rancid,
And De Girl by Smoke Like A Fish,
Oligarquia by Skalariak,
Istanbul by Ska Cubano,
Oye Company Juan by Beny Billy/Natty bo/Ska Cubano,
Pepe by Ska Cubano,
007 theme tune,
Intifada by Ska-P,
Explosive by The Planet Smashers,
Get ready by Maroon Town,
City Riot by Maroon Town,
People Acklike They Don't Know by Sonic Boom Six,
Like A Lion by Suicide Bid,
Skull Colloector,
Hit the Road Jack by Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra

Music Without Borders: March 23 Show
March 23, 2015 4:00pm


With special guest DJ Annie. This show our theme is '3 decades of heavy metal', we pick our favorite track from every year, starting with 1970.

Music played:
Paranoid by Black Sabbath
Silver Machine byHawkwind
Smoke on the Water by Deep Purple
Billion Dollar Babies by Alice Cooper
Diamonds and Rust by Judas Priest
Walk This Way by Aerosmith
Jailbreak by Thin Lizzy
Motorhead by Motorhead
Eruption by Van Halen
Highway to Hell by AC/DC
Running Free by Iron Maiden
Queen Bee by Grand Funk Railroad
Stand By Your Man by Motorhead & Wendy O Williams
Stand Up and Shout by Dio
Chemical Warfare by Slayer
We Care A Lot by Faith No More
Wanted Dead or Alive by Bon Jovi
Scum by Napalm Death
She Rides by Danzig
Head Like A Hole by Nine Inch Nails
Sacrificial Suicide by Deicide
Enter Sandman by Metallica
Shitlist by L7
Refuse/Resist by Sepultura
Midnight Mountain by Cathedral
More Human Than Human by White Zombie
Year of the Boomerang by Rage Against the Machine
Chose your Heaven by Catharsis
Terminal Deity by Cave In
43% Burnt by Dillinger Escape Plan

Music Without Borders: March 16 Show
March 16, 2015 4:00pm


Rong Radio by Benjamin Zephaniah,
Una Verdad Incomoda by Ojos de Brujo,
Viva Nigeria by Fela Kuti,
Unfilmed Fantasia by Mandeep Sethi,
Cylchdro Amser by Gruff Rhys,
Allweddellau Allweddol by Gruff Rhys,
Alan Mige Yadesh Nist by Kiosk,
Amidinine by Bombino,
Imanin Bas Zihoun by Tamikrest,
Banani by Lobi Traore & Bassekou Kouyate,
This Land Is Your Land by Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings,
World Don't shine by Southern,
Hit 'Em Up Style by Carolina Chocolate Drops & Luminescent Orchestrii,
Cumbacutiri by Family Atlantica,
Emel (featuring Emel) by Tricky,
Merua by Umalali,
Fou de Toi by Manu Chao,
The Pot Head Pixies by Gong,
We Are the Playthings of the Rich and Famous by Dub Colossus,
Mehndi by Fanfara Tirana & Transglobal Underground,
Kofto Zeibekiko by Monsieur Doumani,
Enkalador (ft Sheik Taha) by Los Desterrados,
Clandestino by Adriana Calcanhoto,
Your Revolution by Sarah Jones,
The Slave Master's Whip by Outspoken & The Essence,
Dirty Reggae by The Aggrolites,
Oye Company Juan by Benny Billy/Natty Bo/Ska Cubano,
Hermetico by Balkan Beat Box,
The Eiggy Sea by Cate Le Bon,
Dirty Old Town by The Pogues

Music Without Borders: March 9 Show
March 9, 2015 4:00pm


This week's show celebrates Brass music. Trombone to tuba, cornet to sousaphone, New Orleans to India. Featuring special guest DJ Freely.

Music played:
Sing, Sing, Sing by Benny Goodman,
Papa's Got a Brand New Bag by Pigbag,
My Feet Can't Fail Me Now by Dirty Dozen Brass Band,
Ray Nagin by To Be Continued Brass Band,
Livery Stable Blues by The Original Dixieland Jassband from 1917,
9th Ward Calling by March Fourth Marching,
Unza Unza Time by Emir Kustarica,
Bucovina by Shantel,
Mambayaga Project, Clockwork by DJ Ravin vs Shantel vs Mahala Rai Banda,
Underground by Hungry March Band,
Meksikanka by Boban Markovic Orkestar ft Marko Markovic,
Cudna Zena by Kocani Orkestar,
Marienkafa by LaBrassBanda,
Augen Zu Und Durch by Dunkelbunt,
Booty Swing by Parov Stelar,
To the Top by Too Many Zooz,
Teri Rirchi Najar Mein by Shyam Brass Band,
Selim by La Fanfare de Belgistan from Musiques et danses de Belgistan,
Killing by The Apples,
Mexico by Mexican Institute of Sound,
Prodigy Medley by Hackney Colliery Band,
Tagbavo by Gangbe Brass Band,
Cool, Clear Water by Love Grocer,
Boots on Loan by Gadjo,
Sunday Arak by Balkan Beat Box,
Cacak Nirvana by Slavic Soul Party!
Twilight by Orkestar Zirkonium,
Ta Na Hora by Orquestra Voadora,
Put Your Right Foot Forward by The Original Pinettes Brass Band,
Czardas (DJ Delay rmx) by Jallabanda

Music Without Borders: March 2 Show
March 2, 2015 4:00pm


Dub special. Music played:
K.G.'s Half Way Tree by Augustus Pablo,
Cuss Cuss by Baroque Dub,
Rainbow Children by Zion Train,
Positive Direction by Vibronics,
Time (version) by Dub Syndicate,
Jungle by Lee Scratch Perry & Dub Syndicate,
No No No by K.C.White,
Bucky Skank by Upsetters,
Militant Dub by Nucleus Roots,
Gerekli Seyler by Baba Zula & Mad Professor,
The Iniquity Workers by Alika & Mad Professor,
The Anti-Racist Dub Broadcast by Mad Professor,
Time Come by Linton Kwesi Johnson,
Run Come Dub by Nucleus Roots & Don Hartley,
Ital Vital by OSC ft Roommate,
Mucht (feat. Mohammed El Amraoui) by Brain Damage & Vibronics,
Born For a Purpose (Born for a purpose_Insintesi) by Zion Train,
Insurrection (feat. Linton Kwesi Johnson) by Hiatus,
Akasha by Iration Steppas meet D. Rootical

Music Without Borders: February 23 Show
February 23, 2015 4:00pm


This week host DJ Starbuck and guest DJ Derek bring you a Covers-themed special. Music played:
All Along the Watchtower by Jimi Hendrix,
Ain't No Sunshine by Horace Andy,
Take Me to the River by Talking Heads,
Me and Bobby McGee by Janis Joplin,
I Fought the Law by The Clash,
Dear Prudence by Siouxie and the Banshees,
Tainted Love by Soft Cell,
Billy Jean by Shinehead,
Don't Leave Me This Way by Communards,
Ring Of Fire by Social Distortion,
Bohemian Rhapsody by The Braids,
Smells Like Teen Spirit by Tori Amos,
Easy by Faith No More,
Black Steel by Tricky,
Landslide by Smashing Pumpkins,
It's the End of the World and We Know It by The Suicide Machines,
Rebel Rebel by Seu George,
Wonderwall by Ryan Adams,
Hurt by Johnny Cash,
Jolene by The White Stripes,
Too Drunk to Fuck by Nouvelle Vague,
Oh! You Pretty Things by Au Revoir Simone,
Crazy by Violent Femmes,
Pursuit of Happiness by Lissie,
No Diggity by Chet Faker,
Rich Girl by The Bird and the Bee,
Heartbeats by Jose Gonzales,
The Scientist by Willie Nelson,
Blue Monday by Cor Meibion y Brythoniaid,
Crazy in Love by Emeli Sande,
Skinny Love by Birdy

Music Without Borders: February 16 Show
February 16, 2015 4:00pm


This week's Music Without Borders fetaures new tunes from Wales, Catalonia and England, with Special Guest DJ I'mFromBarcelona.
Fold the Cloth by Cate Le Bon;
Ffarwel (ftCor Penrhyn) by 9Bach;
Saith by Y Niwl;
American Interior by Gruff Rhys;
Game Love by Gulp;
Singing of the Bonesaws by Future of the Left;
Let's Go Swimming Wild by Sweet Baboo;
MAI by Valius;
Suena by Mujeress;
Seein Black by Aliment;
My Sinking TV by No More Lies;
Isaac Ulam by Viure Amb Tu;
La Ira by Cuchillo;
Animac by Trenco Una Branca;
El Cami by Joan Colomo;
Palidez by Jose Domingo;
Destiny (feat Pional) by John Talabot;
Love Your Friends Hate Politicians by The Suicide of Western Culture;
Nage by Boreals;
Psychic Stuff by Furguson;
El Calentito 1 by Za!;
Ya No Existes by Odio Paris;
Benicassim 97 by Black Islands;
Te Debo Un Baile by Nueva Vulcano;
Longui N13 by Adria Punti;
Abril 74 by Silvia Perez Cruz;
Thought to the Meaning (ft Denis Jones) by Mr. Scruff;
No Way by Young Fathers;
Stolen Youth by Roots Manuva;
Bad Place for a Good Time;
Grinding by George the Poet;
Nothing Matters (live in Gdansk) by Tricky;
First Light by Django Django

Feb 9 show: Rebel Music
February 9, 2015 4:00pm


This week special guest DJ Baagi joins me for a 'Rebel' themed show

Get Up, Stand Up - Bob Marley;
America Nativa - Alika & Nueva Alianza;
Yo Enterr Mis Muertos En Tierra - Camila Moreno;
Matador - Fabulosas Cadillas;
Take Back the Power - Asian Dub Foundation;
No Man's Land - Balkan Beat Box;
Bella Ciao - Chumbawumba;
Burn Your Village to the Ground - A Tribe Called Red;
Naxalite - Asian Dub Foundation;
Lift your Fist - Guru;
Pork and Beef - The Coup;
Five Pound Credit Sadat and Alaa Fifty Cent;
Somos Sur Ana Tijoux Featuring Shadia Mansour;
Mister Landlord Arrested Development;
Um Povo Comum Pensar Olodum;
Unity Word Sound Power Feat Bhagbana Majhi;
Zapata se Queda Lila Downs, Celso Pia & Toto La Momposina;
Woodcarver Tribe called Red;
Fite Dem Back Linton Kwesi Johnson;
19 Rebellions Asian Dub Foundation;
1960 What? Gregory Porter (Opolopo Kick & Bass Rerub);
Masters of War - Bob Dylan;
War - DJ Spooky;
Holiday In Cambodia - Dead Kennedys;
Television - Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy;
Zombie - Fela Kuti;
Call It What You Want - Credit to the Nation;
Whitey on the Moon - Gil Scott Heron;
Which Side are you On? - Natalie Merchant

Beats and Pieces: March 17 Show
March 17, 2014 4:00pm


Movie Making
Mr! Sparklepony records a video for his upcoming Kickstarter campaign live in studio. He is raising money to produce a radio piece on family, love, and abuse.

Beats and Pieces: March 10 Show
March 10, 2014 4:00pm


Beats and Pieces: March 3 Show
March 3, 2014 4:00pm


Mr! Sparklepony tells his stories and Starbuck plays some tunes

Beats and Pieces: February 24 Show
February 24, 2014 4:00pm


Mr! Sparklepony hosts the full show, starting out with Bramble

Beats and Pieces: February 17 Show
February 17, 2014 4:00pm


hour 1: Mr! Sparklepony
hour 2: Starbuck

Beats and Pieces: February 10 Show
February 10, 2014 4:00pm


Beats and Pieces: Jan 27 Show
January 27, 2014 4:00pm


Mr! Sparklepony on the topics of the 'Trans-Pacific Partnership' and 'getting jiggy with it'

Beats and Pieces: Jan 20 Show
January 20, 2014 4:00pm


MLK Day Special

Beats and Pieces: January 13 Show
January 13, 2014 4:00pm


Mr! Sparklepony had his bike stolen, he's torn up about it.

Beats & Pieces: January 6
January 6, 2014 4:00pm


Man of Constant Sorrow Skeewif remix,
Pretty Good Love by Big Maybelle (Mr Large Boutros edit)
Music Takes Me Up by Mr Scruff,
Prinsencolinensinainciusol by Maurizio Rinaldi,
Nigerian Thang by Afrodisiac Sound System,
Fear and Delight by The Correspondents,
Sisters by Cate Le Bon,
Dear Science by Seth Sentry,
Revolution (UK) by Dean Atta,
Yo Enterre Mis Muertos En Tierra (Chile) by Camilla Moreno,
The Slave Masters Whip (Zimbabwe) by Outspoken and the Essence,
Yes! by Citizen Kay,
We Rise Again by Gogol Bordello,
Goin' Down South by R.L.Burnside,
Slumville Sunrise by Jake Bugg,
Toumast Tincha by TInariwen,
Black President by Sila and the Afrofunk Experience,
Mirror in the Bathroom by The Beat,
Ackee 123 by The Beat,
Burkina Faso by Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad,
I Hate Myself (howla Remix) by Slamboree,
AAA (Triple A) by Dimie Cat,
Whiskey Too Far by The Great Malarkey,
Positively Inclined by Wax Tailor,
Express Yourself by Byron Lee,
Love Your Life by Ed Solo and Skool of Thought,
The Princess by Parov Stelar,
Reach Out by Alabama 3,
Want It Back by Amanda Palmer,
Gothier Mascot by The Congo Allstars & Koko Kanyinda

Beats & Pieces: December 30 show
December 30, 2013 4:00pm


Beats & Pieces: December 23 show
December 23, 2013 4:00pm


Beats & Pieces: December 16 show
December 16, 2013 4:00pm


Hour 1: Starbuck's top tunes of 2013:
Sonnentanz by Klangkarussell,
Pretty Lil' Foot / Trouble in Mind by Rising Appalachia,
Wor (Adrian Sherwood Hey Gringo Remix) by Django Django,
Bah Bah Bah by Wax Tailor,
Phemy by Miguel Baptista Benedict,
Cirrus by Bonobo,
Watch Out For This by Major Lazer,
Halla Bol by Red Baraat,
Give Me by The Child of Lov,
Bonnie & Clyde by Tricky,
Stolen Youth by Roots Manuva,
Falling (Live) by Haim,
DrugzR4Mugz by Northern Xposure

Hour 2: Mr! Sparklepony on the theme of Being a Man'

Beats & Pieces: December 9 show
December 9, 2013 4:00pm


Starbuck starts the show with a tribute to the late, great Nelson Mandela and Mr! Sparklepony asks Irgendwann stirbst du gel?

Beats & Pieces: December 2 show
December 2, 2013 4:00pm


This week Mr! Sparklepony is joined by John Blacsher and the theme is Daddy Issues.

Beats & Pieces: November 25
November 25, 2013 4:00pm


Music Played:
Billy Jean by Shinehead,
Beenie Man by King of the Dancehall,
Killer by Adamski ft Seal,
The Key by Senser,
Schnitzel Boy by Consolidated,
Call It What You Want by Credit to the Nation,
Love Long Distance (Fake Blood rmx) by Gossip,
That Old Pair of Jeans by Fatboy Slim,
Kiss With a Fist by Florence and the Machine,
You've Got the Love by Florence and the Machine,
Rabbit Heart (Raise It Up) by Florence and the Machine,
I Just Want to Make Love to You by Etta James,
Humpback by Eldridge Holmes,
Cumbia Lunera by El Gran Silencio,
Too Frunk to Fuck (ft Camille) by Nouvelle Vague,
Don't Give Up by The Noisettes,
Insects by Midfielding,
Revelation Time by Macka B,
Warsaw by Luminescent Orchestrii,
This Is Ska (skacid) by Longsy D,
Original by Leftfield,
Jungle by Lee 'Scratch' Perry & Dub Syndicate,
Black Dog by Led Zeppelin,
North American Scum by LCD Soundsystem,
Pull Up to the Bumper by Grace Jones,
Babalu Remix by Latin Dub Soundsystem

Beats & Pieces: November 18
November 18, 2013 4:00pm


Music played:
Black is the Night by Dj Vadim ft Katherin De Boer,
Ya Sta Qi by Superpendejos,
Thursday Night Kinda Swing by Afrolicious,
Something A La Mode by G-String,
Toxic by Shawn Lee's Ping Pong Orchestra,
Mic Control by RJD2,
Matador by Los Fabulosas Cadillacs,
Mansion on the Hill by Alabama 3,
Pop Muzik (Devo remix) by M,
30 Thieves by Benny Berigan,
Balkan Train (ft Princess Juliana) by BxP Soundsistema,
Slijivovica (dunkelbunt remix) by Boban I Marko Markovic Orkestar,
Do What You Wanna by Ramsay Lewis & Mr. Scruff,
Detour Thru Your Mind by The B-52's,
The Beat Goes On (rmx) by Buddy Rich,
Carolina by Bucovina Club v Taraf De Haidouks,
Television by Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy,
Organ Donor by DJ Shadow,
Six Days by DJ Shadow & Mos Def,
Insomniac Olympics by Blockhead,
Headtrick by Celtic Wizard,
Fairy King Skank by DJ Leary from Celtic Soundclash,
Ever Fallen In Love? by Buzzcocks,
Human Fly by The Cramps

Beats & Pieces: November 4
November 4, 2013 4:00pm


Music played:
S.O.S. by Delhi 2 Dublin,
Kindergarten (Rube remix) by Unkle Ho,
Digga Digga Doo by Swing Zazou,
The Guns of Brixton by Rupa & the April Fishes,
Written on the Forehead by PJ Harvey,
The National Anthem (ft Haley Bonar) by Guante & Big Cats,
Evolution Revolution Love by Tricky,
Splitting the Atom by Massive Attack,
Dub Be Good to Me (remix) by Beats International,
Gay Bar by Electric Six,
Soledad by Mano Negra,
All We Go To Hell by Yonderboi,
Ring My Bell by Anita Ward,
Gissie by Zap Mama,
Taaw by Youssou N'Dour,
Lost in Laos by Dengue Fever,
Awa Adounia by Terakaft,
All Along the Watchtower by Jimi Hendrix Experience,
Easy by Son Lux,
Gunshotta by Machinedrum,
Beneath the Undertow by Isotope 217,
Addicted by Waldeck,
Seven Light Years by RJD2,
Roads by Portishead

Beats & Pieces: October 14
October 14, 2013 4:00pm


Two years on from the birth of the Occupy movement, Bay Area film-maker David Martinez comes on the show to talk about his new documentary, Autumn Sun, which chronicles Occupy Oakland.

Music played:
Melody Day by Caribou,
Ami Kita Bay by Orchestra Baobab
Brass In Pocket by The Pretenders,
Blank Generation by Richard Hell & the Voidoids,
Blue Moon by The Big Six,
Taxman by Junior Parker,
Merua by Umalali,
Pierre by Steve Riley & the Mamou Playboys,
Anarchy by Max Pashm,
Manea-K by Max Pashm,
Amazone by Iness Mezel,
Revolution by Dr John,
Satchidananda by DJ Shadow & Automator,
Ganges A Go-Go by Bombay the Hard Way,
Balkan Reggae by Mahala Rai Banda,
Take Back the Power by Asian Dub Foundation,
Ni Liom Fein by Kila & Oki,
The Road to Bled by Shooglenifty,
Unfilmed Fantasia by Mandeep Sethi,
Root Trees (ft the Superimposers) by Shawn Lee & Clutchy Hopkins,
Turn by Szjerdene,
Born Bred Corn Fed by The Reverend Peyton\'s Big Damn Band,
Follow Me by Maia Vidal,
Gangsta by Tune Yards

Beats & Pieces: September 30
September 30, 2013 4:00pm


This week my special guest was eco super-activist Lauren Wood, in town to launch 'Hero Hatchery' the amazing new online training program for climate activists.

Music Played:
Dusty Roads - Oi Va Voi,
Gospel Plow - The Tillers,
Wuthering Heights - Puppini Sisters,
Evenin' - Red Stick Ramblers,
Breezeblocks - Alt J,
Fold the Cloth - Cate Le Bon,
Default - Django Django,
Made to Stray - Mt Kimbie,
Paradice Circus - Massive Attack,
Visions of You - Jah Wobble's Invaders of the Heart,
7 Bit Blues - Kid Koala,
Hip Hop Barrio - Up Bustle & Out,
The Stojka Empire - [dunkelbunt],
Flip Ya Lid - Nightmares on Wax,
Once Upon A Past - Wax Tailor,

Interview: Lauren Wood of Hero Hatchery (1h 06m)

Am I Free - Wax Tailor,
The Nosebleed Section - Hillltop Hoods,
Soldier - DJ Vadim,
Seize the Day - Wax Tailor,
Slipped Disc - Luke Vibert,
East of the River Nile - Augustus Pablo,
Let's Start - Fela Kuti

Beats & Pieces: September 23
September 23, 2013 4:00pm


Music played:
Grippo - Saul Williams,
Augun zu und Durch - [dunkelbunt],
Cinnamon Girl - [dunkelbunt],
La Revedere - [dunkelbunt],
Pretty L'il Foot/Trouble in Mind - Rising Appalachia,
Pacha Mama - Ganga Giri,
Crystal Mountain - Becky White and the Secret Mission,
Que Sera - Wax Tailor,
Bah Bah Bah - Wax Tailor,
Nice Up - DJ Shep,
Jah Warriors - Congo Natty,
Like A Lion - Suicide Bid,
And de Girl - Smoke Like a Fish,
Otro Vez - Psicosis,
Nothing Matters - Tricky,
We Don't Die - Tricky,
Midnight in a Perfect World - DJ Shadow,
Phemy - Miguel Baptista Benedict,
Oblivion - Grimes,
Jolie Coquine - Caravan Palace,
Shark Ridden Waters - Gruff Rhys,
The Divine Proportion - Zion Train,
Welcome to Extravagance - The Herbaliser,
Kalimba - Mr Scruff,
Namaste - Bestie Boys,
The Struggle - Scroobius Pip,
Close to Me (Clostest rmx) - The Cure,
Rock Bottom - Kid Krule

Beats & Pieces: September 9
September 9, 2013 4:00pm


This week Starbuck is joined in the studio by Martha Pettit of Nerds for Nature and they explore how the Bay Area's tech geeks are getting innovative and creative to celebrate amazing local biodiversity. And we also played a diverse selection of ska music.

Music Played:
Klangkarussell - Sonnentanz,
Slamboree - I Hate Myself,
Mokoomba - Mwile,
No Sports - Who Said That Ska Is Dead?,
Bad Manners - This Ska,
Skatalites - Take Five,
The Ethiopians - Train to Skaville,
Upsetters - Return of Django,
The Specials - Rat Race,
Special AKA - Break Down the Door,
Madness - Madness,
The Beat - Mirror in the Bathroom,
Turquoise Dream - Scattering Seeds,
Black Marble - A Great Design,
Toots and the Maytals - Blah Blah Blah,
Aquabats - Ska Robot Army,
Rancid - Time Bomb,
Mano Negra - Or Mantanza,
El Gran Silencio - Super Riddim Internacional,
Babylon Circus - France Ta Mere,
Skalariak - Oligarquia,
Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra - Hit the Road Jack,
Los Fabulosas Cadillacs - Ska Song,
Bim Skala Bim - Ska Loop,
Dj Shantel - Ska Track,
Ska Cubano - Revolutionary Ska,
Benny Billy/Natty Bo - Oye Company Juan,
Top Cats - Tear the Place Down

Beats & Pieces: August 19
August 19, 2013 4:00pm


Music Played
Monkey Fight Snake - Bombay Royale,
Balkan Reggae - Mahala Rai Banda,
Una Verdad Incomoda - Ojos de Brujos,
Racing With The Sun - Chinese Man,
East of the River Nile - Augustus Pablo,
Something for Nothing - The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band,
Njoka - Mokoomba,
Border Pleasures - Nortec Collective,
UK Shanty - Clean Bandit,
Sur La Route - Rupa and the April Fishes,
Lime Juice - Unkle Ho,
Heart Stop - Wax tailor,
Nangaraba - Amadou and Mariam,
Born bred Corn Fed - The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band,
Hole in the Universe - The Destroyers,
Alliance - Dub Syndicate,
Ubuntu - Sage Francis,
Warm Shadow - Fink,
Phemy - Miguel Baptista Benedict,
La Chouette - Lonely Drifter Karen,
Doctore - Kottarashky and the Rain Dogs,
Dunia Watu - Jagwa Music,
Watch Out for This - Major Lazer,
Amidinine - Bombino,
Give Me - The Child of Lov,
Nighttime - DJ Shotnez,
Lagos Speedway - Captain Planet,
Sonnentanz - Klangkarussell

Beats & Pieces: August 12
August 12, 2013 4:00pm


Music Played:
53 Miles West of Venus - B52s,
Primary - The Cure,
Blood Sugar - Young Echo,
Peek-a-Boo - Siouxie and the Banshees,
1977 - Anita Tijoux,
Not Like Crazy - Jill Scott,
Runaway - Nadine Shah,
Stolen Youth - Roots Manuva,
Nothing's Changed - Tricky,
Snapper - Red Snapper,
Your Drums Your Love - Aluna George,
Woman - Neneh Cherry,
Oblivion - Grimes,
Waiting Is A Drug - K'Naan,
Control Alt Delete - Lotek,
Alocatel - Mexican Institute of Sound,
Save the Rich - Garfunkel and Oates,
Wasteland - Hooded Fang,
Tenere - Bombino,
Penny Dreadful - Professor Elemental,
Revolution - Congo Natty,
I Hate Myself - Slamboree,
8 Bit Blues - Kid Koala,
Green River Blues - Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band,
Shruggy Ji - Red Baraat,
Hallal Bol - Red Baraat,
The Dirty Side of the Street - Caravan Palace,
This Is Ska - Bad Manners

Beats & Pieces: July 29
July 29, 2013 4:00pm


Fatback - Link Wray,
Tainted Love - Gloria Jones,
Big Chief - Professor Longhair,
Let's Do It Again - Rebirth Brass Band,
Dexual Healing - Hot 8 Brass Band,
I Got A Treme' Woman - Kermit Ruffins,
Kings - The Apples,
Sing, Sing, Sing - Benny Goodman,
Funky Kingston - Bootsy Collins & The Roots,
Upside Down - Carol Cool,
Life Gets Better - Ed Solo & School of Thought,
Are You Ready? - Maroon Town,
Watch Out For This - Major Lazer,
Snake Charmer - Benny Berigan,
Crazy In Love - Emelie Sande,
Dragons - Caravan Palace,
Ginger Bread Man - Dirty Honkers,
La Revedere - Dunkelbunt,
Mwile - Mokoomba,
Dance Crasher - Anton Ellis,
Call Me - Lea DeLaria,
Phantom Creeps - FaceTat,
Shark Ridden Waters - Gruff Rhys,
After Midnight - J.J.Cale,
Sixth Stream - The Apples,
Watermelon Man - Maroon Town

Beats & Pieces: July 8
July 8, 2013 4:00pm


Beats & Pieces: July 1
July 1, 2013 4:00pm


Where Starbuck picks her favorite bands from the 2013 Glastonbury festival lineup.

Fake Tales of San Francisco - Arctic Monkeys
Bobbywood - The Bombay Royale
To Dust - Alice Russell
Chained - The XX
Bonkers - Dizzee Rascal
Meltdown - Enter Shikari
Movin' On Up - Primal Scream
Shut Eye - Stealing Sheep
Bees' Wing - Mad Dog Mcrea
You Got Me (by the balls) - The Urban Voodoo machine
This Is Not A Love Song - Public Image Limited
Toxygene - The Orb
Gimme Shelter - Rolling Stones
Siva - Smashing Pumpkins
Elephant - Tame Impala
Something Good - Alt-J
The Beach is Free - Billy Bragg
Your Drums Your Love - Aluna George
A Ton of Love - Editors
Affection - Crystal Castles
Ho Hey - The Lumineers
Feel The Pain - Dinosaur Jr.
Storm - Django Django
Hole in the Universe - The Destroyers
Tick Tock - Molotov Jukebox
The Peniless Optimist - The Elctric Swing Circus
Bonny Bunch of Roses - June Tabor & Oysterband
Jinx - Tad
Psycho Killer - Talking Heads
She Will - Savages
You Take Me As I Am - Stornoway

Beats & Pieces: June 24
June 24, 2013 4:00pm


Music played:
Sur La Route - Rupa & The April Fishes
Cooler As Ekke - Jack Parow
Fishing for Bread - St.Kilda Mailboat
Give Me - The Child of Lov
A Hot Day - babyhead
Ball of Fire - The Orb
L'eponge - La Patere Rose
Such Great Heights - The Postal Serv9ce
Soul Vibration - J-Walk
Radio Song - Esperanza Spalding
I'm Still In Love With You - Sean Paul
White Knuckle Ride - Jamiroquai
Voodoo Mon Amour - Diablo Swing Orchestra
Brand New Key - Melanie
Woody Guthrie - Alabama 3
Koroleva ne Pomerla - The Ukrainians
It's Gonna Happen - The Undertones
Madam Medusa - UB40
Clandestino - Adriana Calcanhoto
Mistica - Orishas
Amanda Jayne track
Ring My Bell - Anita Ward
Burnign Fence - Asian Dub Foundation
France ta Mere - Babylon Circus
Wir Wissen Nicht - Binder & Krieglstein
Bugpowder Dust -Bomb the Bass
Add Me - Chumbawumba

Beats & Pieces: June 10
June 10, 2013 4:00pm


Ya Sta Qui - Superpendejos
Nighttime - DJ Shotnez
Sonnentanz - Klangkarussell
Nothing's Changed - Tricky
Bonnie & Clyde - Tricky
2 Bit Blues - Kid Koala
Cat's Eye/Yellow Fever - Can der Graf Generator
Forbidden Fruit - Paul van Dyk
Marlene on the Wall - Suzanne Vega
Stratus - Billy Cobham
Heart Stop - Wax Tailor
Kings - The Apples
Watch Out For This - Major Lazer
Lime Juice - Unkle Ho
Summer Days - Radio Citizen
Special Guests - Bicycle Music Festival
Fossil Fool - The People of My District
Savannah - Docteur Agogo
The Ride of the Valkyries - Chicha Libre
Ruby, Are You Mad At Your Man? - Caroline Chocolate Drops
A Hidden Forest - Gordyboy

Beats & Pieces: May 20
May 20, 2013 4:00pm


Music played:
As Serious As Your Life - Four Tet
Travelin' Man - RetroElectric Big Band
Give Me - The Child of Lov
Bankrobber - Rainy Milo
LineUp - Elastica
She Will - Savages
Grippo - Saul Williams
Look for the Woman - Dan Le Sac & Scroobius Pip
Heal - The Child of Lov
Fly - The Child of Love
Feeling Good - Nina Simone
Woman - Neneh Cherry
Me and My Friend the Cat - Loudon Wainwright
Get Up, Stand Up - Bunny Wailer
Jessica - Major Lazer
Wor (Adrian Sherwood Hey Gringo Rmx) - Django Django
Culture Shock - Roommate
Bad Peopel - Twilight Circus Dub
Three Minute Hero - Selector
Special Brew - Bad Manners
Freedom - Rchie Havens
Mambo Schmambo - Phase 5 Stereo
Lagos Speedway - Captain Planet
Hey Diggity - Blackstreet
Crazy in Love - Emeli Sande
Snake Charmer - Benny Berigan

Beats & Pieces: April 15
April 15, 2013 4:00pm


featuring special guests Becky White & Nathan Pundt of Firekeeper and Emma Cape from the Bradley Manning Support Network, plus a Thatcher-inspired 2Tone Ska set

Music Played
Blue Room - The Orb
Lime Juice - Unkle Ho
Warm Shadow - Fink
Crystal Mountain - Becky White
Whine & Grine / Stand Down Margaret - The Beat
This is Ska - Bad Manners
Guns of Brixton - The Clash
Ghost Town - The Specials
Mafia - Bad Manners
Thatcherites - Billy Bragg
WOR - Django Django
Say Yes - Wax Tailor
Politick Society - Quantic
Alocatel - Mexican Institute of Sound

Firekeeper Live & Exclusive on Radio Valencia (1h03m)
Your Mind
One True
I Surrender

I Shall be Free - Kid Beyond
Home - Marc Broussard

Interview with Emma Cape, Bradley Manning Support Network

Treat Me Mean I Need The Reputation - Xploding Plastix
Meccanik Dancing - XTC
Hold The Day - X-Cabs

Beats & Pieces: April 8
April 8, 2013 4:00pm


Claptone - Wrong
Mt Kimbie - Made to Stray
Kid Koala - 8 Bit Blues
Scroobius Pip - The Struggle
Major Lazer - Wath Out For This
Congo Natty - UK Allstars
Disclosure - White Noise
Yeah Yeah Noh - See Through Nature
Yazoo - Don't Go
Yello -Bostich
Janis Joplin & Jimi Hendrix - Summertime
The Beatles - Strawberry Fields
Koby Israelite - Subterranean Homesick Blues
The Shpil - Bad Romance
Gadjo - De Vous a More
Bombino - Amidinine
Lotek - Rebel HiFi
The Coup - 5 Million Ways to Kill a CEO
Handsome Boy Modeling School - Modeling Sucks
Talking Heads - Once in a Lifetime
The Refugee All Stars - Living Like a Refugee
Leila Lopez - Good & Plenty
Orishas - Boricua
Ozomatli - La Misma Cancion
Ratatat - Mi Viejo
Sean Hayes - Dolores Guerrero
Red Stick Ramblers - Evenin'
Old Blind Dogs - The Ritual
Afrikoko - Mana Pools

Beats & Pieces: March 25
March 25, 2013 4:00pm


Featuring a new series, 'John Peel's Backwards Alphabet'. This week: Z is for Zappa, Les Zazous and Zion Train

Music Played:
History of Now - Asian Dub Foundation
No Man's Land - Balkan Beat Box
Warm Shadow - Fink
Too Sick To Pray - Alabama 3
Cirrus - Bonobo
Phemy - Miguel Baptista Benedict
Purge - Miguel Baptista Benedict
Soldier - Amatorski
Follow Me - Maia Vidal
La Choutte - Lonely Drifter Karen
Crystal Mountain - Becky White & the Secret Mission
The Ride of the Valkyries - Chicha Libre
Teenage Kicks - The Ukelele Orchestra of Great Britain
Peaches En Regalia - Frank Zappa
Chain Gang - Les Zazous
Kilamanjaro - Zion Train
Little Fluffy Clouds - The Orb
Let's Have A Kiki - Scissor Sisters
No Guns to the Wedding - Fanfara Tirana vs Transglobal Underground
Kibori - Mahala Rai Banda & Gaetano Fabri
Balkan Reggae - Mahala Rai Banda vs JStar
Doctore - Kottarashky & The Rain Dogs
Festive Spirit - Amelito Bokayo
Dunia Watu - Jagwa Music
As We Gather Together - Reverend Billy & the Stop Shopping Choir
Blue Monday - Cr Meibion y Brythoniaid
Bill Oddie's Body - The Don Bradmans
Thriller - The Shpil

Beats & Pieces: March 18
March 18, 2013 4:00pm


Music played:
Delancey (Stefano Miele Remix) - Balkan Beat Box
Deep Henderson - FFJB
Minnie the Moocher - Swaggre Jaxx
Dixie Biscuits - Tape Five
Vive Le Swing - In-Grid
Cumbia En De Menor - Ska Cubano
America tropical - Novos Baianos
Tu Me La Pagas - Chakal y Yakarta
Dale Pierna ft J.Junior
Without Me - DJ Sandstorm mashup
C'mon F**k Me - Princess Superstar v Von Bondies
Rudy, A Message to You - Dandy Livingstone
One Step Beyond - Prince Buster
You're My Angel - Horace Andy
Black Star Liner - Fred Locks
Blackbirds Singing - The Paragons
Take Me Home Country Roads - Toots & The Maytals
Cuss Cuss - Lloyd Robinson
Jungle - Lee 'Scratch' Perry
Ethiopian Version - King Tubby
Political Confusion - Lee 'Scratch' Perry
One Man Dub - Scientist
Time - Dub Syndicate
Akasha - Iration Steppas
Irie Meditation - Don Hartley
Positive Direction - Vibronics
Rainbow Children - Zion Train
Rasboras "House of Dub" - Dub Action

Beats & Pieces: March 11
March 11, 2013 4:00pm


Music Played
Born Bred Corn Fed - Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band
Mle ouverte - Zebda
Summer Days - Radio Citizen
MakeMeBetter - Little People
The Leopard and the Lung - The Joy Formidable
(One Stop) Thrift Shop - Out of the Closet (Macklemore Parody)
Culture of Fear - Thievery Corporation
Ubuntu (Water Into Wine) - Sage Francis
Se Baila As - Mexican Institute of Sound
La Princesa de Cumbia - Superpendejos
Tequila - Tape Five
Jimmy's Gang - Parov Stelar
Hole In The Universe - The Destroyers
Papa Chajes - Amsterdam Klezmer Band
Prodigy Medley - Hackney Colliery Band
Banana Skank - Roots Manuva
The Only Alternative (ft Lee 'Scratch' Perry) - Dub Syndicate
Alliance (ft Crispy Horns) - Dub Syndicate
Come On In My House (Stafano Gama rmx) - Rosemary Clooney
Weapon of Choice - Fatboy Slim (ft Bootsy Collins)
Nzeembo Feta - The Cuomba Collective
Kooya Neoka - Dakar Spirit
Sean Lennon - Don't Frack My Mother
Ochimi - The Spam All Stars

Beats & Pieces: March 4
March 4, 2013 4:00pm


Music Played
Close to Me (Closest Mix) - The Cure
Around the World - Daft Punk
WOR - Django Django
Skank - RDX & Dreadsquad
America Nativa - Nueva Alianza
The Blend - The Herbaliser
Funky Tamazula - Nortec Collective
Are You Gypsified? - Olaf Hund
Sheitan - Zebda
Boots On Loan - Gadjo
Pope Song - Tim Minchin
Plastic Jesus - Jello Biafra & Mojo Nixon
Savannah - Docteur Agogo
Bristol Brooklyn Bridge - Up, Bustle & Out
K?Saltmalar - Baba Zula & Mad Professor
Chevere Que Chevere - Joe Bataan
Politick Society - Quantic
Djen Magni / Transitory World - Sali Sedibe & The London to Africa All Stars
Zambesi Crossing - Afrikoko
Peek-A-Boo - Siouxie & The Banshees
El Hechizo - Bitman & Roban
Ohio - Justice
Skirmish - Filastine
Let Em Come - Scroobius Pip
Something Good - Alt J
Schlawiener - Dunkelbunt
Get up Carmen - Walbeck
Zerrin Os Un Odas? - Baba Zula & Mad Professor

Beats & Pieces: February 4
February 4, 2013 4:00pm


Music Played
Then - The Charlatans
Bang On - The Breeders
In These Shoes - Kirsty Maccoll
The Wedge - Boom Pam
Crystal Balling - Jackie Onassis
Banana Skank - Roots Manuva
Memories - Dunkelbunt
Ever Fallen In Love - Nouvelle Vague
Beautiful Tango - Hindi Zahra
Sister Kate - The Ditty Bops
The Revolution Will Not Be Televised - Gil Scott Heron
One Way - The Levellers
Lexy Macaskill - Peatbog Faeries
Ghost Ship - Bonobo
I'm In The Mood For Ska - Lord Tanamo
Napoleon Solo - Lynn Taitt & The Jets
Al Capone - Prince Buster
Rudy, A Message To You - Dandy Livingstone
Train To Skaville - The Ethiopians
James Bond - Roland Alphonso
Return Of Django - The Upsetters
Dance Crasher - Alton Ellis
Faberge - Baba Brooks & His Band
Hold You Jack - Derrick Morgan
Don De Lion - The Skatalites
Alipang - Don Drummond
Simmer Down - Bob Marley & The Wailers
Miss Jamaica - Jimmy Cliff
The Night Doctor - Lee Perry & The Upsetters
Pressure Drop - Toots & The Maytals
I Won't Let You Go - Keith & Ken
The Tide Is High - The Paragons
Skinhead Moonstomp - Syramip
One Step Beyond - Prince Buster
Whine & Grime - Price Buster

Beats & Pieces: January 28
January 28, 2013 4:00pm


Music played:
Say Yes - Wax Tailor
A Thousand Tiny Pieces - Sean Hayes
The National Anthem - Guante & Big Cats!
True Life Blues - Alice Gerrard & Hazel Dickens
Uhura & MLK
Ya Rayah - Dahmana El Harrachi
Bella Ciao - Chumbawumba
Rap Wars: Tampon vs Mooncup
Tongue-Tied Jill - Charlie Feathers
Two From Alpha - Headley Bennett
Meditation Dub - Nucleus Roots
Ball of Fire - The Orb ft Lee 'Scratch' Perry
Abballabba - Lino Cannavacciuolo
Stars - Roses Gabor
Booo! - Sticky ft Ms Dynamite
Skirmish - Filastine
Your Drums Your Love - Aluna George
Rio De Hackney - The Correspondents
Njoka - Mokoomba
Mi Kolombia - Systema Solar
Storm - Django Django
Waiting Is A Drug - K'Naan

Beats & Pieces: January 21
January 21, 2013 4:00pm


With special guest Alyse from Corporate Accountability talking about why we need to 'Think Outside The Bottle' and get back to drinking tap water

Music played:
Doctor Who - Smerins Anti-Social Club
Ohio - Justice
Heart Stop - Wax Tailor
Zen - Rokia Traore
Nangaraba - Amadou & Mariam
Meshkalina - DC Fontana
Viva La Felicita - Franco Godi
Tainted Love - Gloria Jones
Run - Gnarls Barkley
Blackpool Roll - Mr Scruff
Lime Juice - Uncle Ho
Snake Charmer - Chinese Man
Doo Uap, Doo Uap, Doo Uap - Gabin
Party Started - The Cat Empire
Motorcycle 666 - Pop Levi
Root Trees - Shawn Lee & Clutchy Hopkins
New Steps / Breaking Barriers - Birdy Nam Nam
On Board - Friendly Fires
Hero Worship - B-52s
Lickashot - Blundetto
Under Mi Sensi - DJ Spooky
All We Go To Hell - Yonderboi

Beats & Pieces: January 14
January 14, 2013 4:00pm


Back on the air with 2 hours of aural pleasure, inspired by my holiday trip through Mexico.

Music played:
Border Pleasures - Nortec Collective
Alocatel - Mexican Institute of Sound
Don ernesto y su Jamaica Sound - Maldita Vecindad
Wendedora de Caricias - Panteon Rococo
Get Up, Stand Up - Ojos de Brujo
Mi Kolombia - Systema Solar
Fuego - Bomba Estereo
Mi Muneca - Riesgo de Contagio
Indios de Barcelona - Mano negra
Culture of Fear - Thievery Corporation
Unfilmed Fantasia - Mandeep Sethi
Assouf - Tinariwen
UK Shanty - Clean Bandit
Sur La Route - Rupa & The April Fishes
Yo Digo Baila - Mexican Institute of Sound
Best Foot Forward - Ed Solo & School of Thought
Me Pones Tierno - Rasel
Soldier - DJ Vadim
Rainin' In Paradize - Manu Chao
Fut Callejero - Maldita Vecindad
Mexican Madness - Nortec Collective
Upside Down - Carol Cool
Un Buen Cafe - ??
Pepper - Butthole Surfers
Heartlines - Florence & The Machine

Beats & Pieces: End of the Year Show (Dec 17)
December 17, 2012 4:00pm


It's my last show of the year, so I played my favourite tracks from 2012 and then some tunes to remember some of the musical legends who left us this year: Earl Scruggs, Etta James and MCA.

Music played:
Something for Nothing - The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band
Ruby, Are You Mad at Your Man? - Carolina Chocolate Drops
Country Girl - Carolina Chocolate Drops
Thrift Shop - Macklemore & Ryan Lewis
Politico - Mexico Institute of Sound
Elephant - Tame Impala
Want It Back - Amanda Palmer
Storm - Django Django
Reckoning Song - Asaf Avidan & the Mojos
Eiggy Sea - Cate Le Bon
Chained - The xx
Oblivion - Grimes
Song for Mabel Glave - Mist Giant
Something Good - Alt J
Time to Go - Wax Tailor
Stars - Roses Gabor
All Night - Parov Stelar
The Princess - Parov Stelar
2 Bit Blues - Kid Koala
Njoka - Mokoomba
Devils Look Like Angels - The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band
Mexico - Mexican Institute of Sound
Foggy Mountain Breakdown - Earl Scruggs
The Land Down Under - Men At Work
Sure Shot - Beastie Boys
Namaste - Beastie Boys
Jive Talkin' - Bee Gees
I Feel Love - Donna Summer
At last - Etta James
Skyfall - Adele

December 10 show ft Texan anarchist writer and organizer Scott Crow
December 10, 2012 4:00pm


Music Played:
Teh Road to Bled - Shooglenifty
L'eponge - La Patere Rose
Ni Lion Fein - Kila & Oki
Carmencita - Devandra Banhart
Dub Be Good to Me - Beats International
Music and Politics - Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy
Cuss Cuss - Lloyd Robinson
Fight Dem Back - Linton Kwesi Johnson
Fight the Power - Public Energy
Radiation (original 1988 mix) - Lesson Seven
Jacob's Ladder - Chumbawumba
London Calling - The Clash
A New Beginning - Dead Prez
The Killing Type - Amanda Palmer
In the Ghetto - Big Joe
Oye Company Juan - Ska Cubano
Mirror in the Bathroom - The Beat
Sunscreen - Baz Luhrmann
Spare Parts - Peggy Sue and the Pirates
Start Over Again - Indigo Moss
Cinnamon Girl - Dunkelbundt
Lubenica - Emir Kusterica
Loaded - Primal Screm
Digital Moneky - Balkan Beat Box
Mishto - Gogol Bordello

Beats & Pieces: Monday December 3
December 3, 2012 4:00pm


Music Played
Cumbia - Mexican Institute of Sound
Got the Hunger? - Alice Russell
Tequila Sexo Y Marijuana - Amparanoia
Guajira Boogaloo - Coco Lagos Y Sus Orates
Fatback - Link Wray
Papa's Got A Brand New Pigbag - Pigbag
Sweet Potato Gravy - Maurice Simon & The Pie Men
Burning Down the House - Tom Jones & The Cardigans
Jolene - The White Stripes
Northern Skies - Sonic Boom Six
Drown In The Now - Crystal Method ft Matisyahu
Move Yourself - Headmix
Twyford Down - Galliano
Midnight in a Perfect World - DJ Shadow
6 Underground - Sneaker Pimps
Revenge of the Number - Portishead
Wash My Soul - Tricky
A Hidden Forest - Gordyboy (Mashup)
King Rock - KJ Dubs
Happy Up Here - Royksopp
Ballad of Bilbo Baggins - Leonard Nimoy
Brand New Key - Melanie
Kamoukie - Salif Keita
Slipped Disc - Luke Vibert
It Ain't Right - Swing Zazou
Get Up Carmen - Waldeck
Calgary Capers - Peatbog Faeries

Monday November 26
November 26, 2012 4:00pm


Music played:
Sit & Listen - Wax Tailor
Waiting is a Drug - K'Naan
These Chains - Hot Chip
Chained - The XX
Youth - Daughter
All Night - Parov Stelar
Sing, Sing, Sing - Benny Goodman
7 Bit Blues - Kid Koala
Black Tambourine - Beck
Venus in Furs - The Velvet Underground
Safe from Harm - Massive Attack
Stars - Roses Gabor
Middle of the Road (Daliee's Rmx) - Lucy Rose
Sweet Nothing - Calvin Harris
Gold Dust - DJ Fresh
Racing with the Sun - Chinese Man
Orang Utan - Nabula
Lost in Laos - Dengue Fever
Cannibal Courtship - Dengue Fever
Is You Is or Is You Ain't My Baby - Dinah Washington
East of the River Nile (DJ Spooky Rmx) - Augustus Pablo
Todos los dias sale el sol - Bongo Botrako
Freedom - Richie Havens
Smoke on Water - Senor Coconut
Sexual Healing - Hot 8 Brass Band

Monday November 19
November 19, 2012 4:00pm


Music Played:
Roncos de Son - Xose Manuel Budino
The Beat That My Heart Skipped - Dan Le Sac vs Scroobius Pip
African Way - K'Naan & Mwafrica
Say yes - Wax Tailor
La Revedere - Dunkelbunt
Drumming Song - Florence & The Machine
Sugar Man - The Free Association
Aint Got No - Nina Simone vs Groovefinder
Big Chief - Professor Longhair
Express Yourself - Byron Lee
Funky Kingston - Bootsy Collins & The Roots
Dance on the Radio - Basement Jaxx vs Selector
Wakaru - DJ Dolores
Gypsy Part of Town - J.U.F.
Valley of Jehosaphat - Max Romeo
Gypsy - Oi Va Voi
Unza Unza - Emir Kustarica
L'Accordeoniste - Gadjo
Knockin' - Carolina Chocolate Drops
Is This The Life? - Cardiacs
Jumping Someone Else's Train - The Cure
Bikini Girls With Machine Guns - The Cramps
Sell Out - The Levellers
Bondage - X Ray Spex
Gangsters - Special AKA
Uptown Top Ranking - Althia & Donna
One In Ten - UB40

A Tribute to Massive Attack's Blue Lines
November 5, 2012 4:00pm


To mark the 21st anniversary of one of my favourite albums, this show is dedicated to the music that influenced Blue Lines, the music on Blue Lines, and the music that owes much to Blue Lines.

Pt I Before:
Skylarking - Horace Andy
I'm Glad Your Mine - Al green
Ike's Mood - Isaac Hayes
Stratus - Billy Cobham
Rock Creek Park - Blackbyrds
Sneakin' In The Back - Tom Scott & L.A.Express
You Know, You Know - The Mahavishnu Orchestra
Buffalo Stance - Neneh Cherry

Pt II During:
Safe From Harm - Massive Attack
One Love - Massive Attack
Blue Lines - Massive Attack
Be Thankful For What you Got - Massive Attack
Five Man Army - Massive Attack
Unfinished Sympathy - Massive Attack
Daydreaming - Massive Attack
Lately - Massive Attack
Hymn of the Big Wheel - Massive Attack

Pt III After:
Black Steel - Tricky
Hell Around the Corner - Tricky
Glory Box - Portishead
Brown paper Bag - Roni Size & Reprazent
Splitting the Atom - Massive Attack
Paradice Circus - Massive Attack

Oct 29 with Hillary Lehr
October 29, 2012 4:00pm


Storm - Django Django (Scotland)
The Nosebleed Section - Hilltop Hoods (Australia)
Going Through Hell - The Streets (England)
Z-Beware of the Boys - Punjabi MC (England)
Monkey Fight Snake - The Bombay Royale (Australia)
My Favorite Mutiny - The Coup (U.S.)
Thou Shalt Always Kill - Dan Le Sac vs Scroobius Pip (England)
Spying Glass (Live In The City) - Massive Attack (England)
It's A Pity - Tanya Stephens (Jamaica)
Karma Police - Easy Star All-Stars (U.S.)

Interview with Hillary Lehr: Occupy The Elections!

Bucky Skank - Upsetters (Jamaica)
Hip Hop Barrio - Up, Bustle & Out (England/Cuba)
Neacsu In Africa - Shrine Synchro System (England)
Zombie - Fela Kuti (Nigeria)
Yuri - Oi Va Voi (England)
Taxman - Junior Parker (U.S.)
Blank Generation - Richard Hell (U.S.)
There's No other Way - Blur (England)
Wuthering Heights - The Puppini Sisters (Italy/England)
Jacqueline - Alabama Three (England)
All In The Mind - Verve (England)

The First Show
October 15, 2012 4:00pm


Here's where it all starts, my first show on Radio Valencia featuring: music from all over, world news from the BBC, a Portmerion festival #6 special and David from the New Nothing Cinema drops by to talk about the Fall of the I-Hotel.

Play List 10/15/12

Rio de Hackney - The Correspondents (England)
Devils Look Like Angels - Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band (U.S.)
Something Good - Alt J (England)

Portmerion Festival #6 Special:
Blue Monday - Cor Meibion y Brythoniaid (Wales)
The Eiggy Sea - Cate Le Bon (Wales)
Shark Ridden Waters - Gruff Rhys (Wales)

News from the BBC World Service

Country Girl - Carolina Chocolate Drops (U.S.)
Reckoning Song - Asaf Avidan & The Mojos (Israel)
Elephant - Tame Impala (Australia)

Political What's On pt 1

Seven Light Years - RJD2 (U.S.)
Let 'Em Come - Scroobius Pip ft Sage Francis & P.O.S. (England & U.S.)
No Nimbus - Scroobius Pip / Grimes (England & Canada)

Political What's On pt 2

Thrift Store - Maclemore ft Wanz (U.S.)
A Hot Day - Babyhead (England)
Balkan Reggae - Mahala Rai Banda (Romania)

Interview with David Martinez, The New Nothing Cinema

Ghost Town - The Specials (England)
It Don't Mean A Thing - Caravan Palace (France)
Schlaweiner - Dunkelbunt (Austria)
Yes/No - Fake Blood (England)
Your Drums Your Love - Aluna George (England)
Take Back the Power - Asian Dub Foundation (England)

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