Now that they have time to listen to box sets, the wizards set out to scour the world for music that even John Peel wouldn’t play (from the safety of their own homes, natch).
This show not only offer the usual cornucopia of musical delights, but also features the now regular lucky dip sections (with numerical significance), the insight of their German correspondent, and, by popular demand (he says), Kicker’s Kooking Korner. Yes, that’s right. It even has its own jingle.
You can download here or listen to the whole thing below
Turn away now if you don’t want to know what’s coming up. Otherwise, here’s what we played:
- 10,000 Maniacs – Hello In There
- They Must Be Russians – Don’t Try To Cure Yourself
- Carton – Sanguine
- Bo & Bodo – Funky
- Ted Hawkins – My Last Goodbye
- Kris Drever – Yellow Fly
- Ivor Cutler – Dad’s Lapse
- Jim Atkins – I’m A Ding Dong Daddy
- Jenny Mae – One We Kiss
- The Congos – La La Bam Bam
- Guided By Voices – Chicken Blows
And here’s that GbV box from Get Happy!! Records that Kicker mentions.