Wednesday, March 3, 2021

Relax Baby Be Cool | 7-10 PM EST

 


NOW PLAYING: On the day after the 30th Anniversary of Serge Gainsbourg's passing, we use Jeremy Allen's recent critical biography as a launching pad to revisit one of the 20th century's greatest artists


Wednesday, February 24, 2021

The Departed | 7-10 PM EST

 

Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, three hours of rare and favorite tracks by Đorđe Balašević, Françoise Cactus, Prince Markie Dee, Johnny Pacheco, and U-Roy

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Wednesday, February 17, 2021

THAT LAND: The Persian Cassette Experience

 


Peter Doolan of the legendary Monrakplengthai sent us 30 Persian cassettes last week. 

Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio: Three hours of representative tracks alongside pre-revolution-era recordings from Iran


Wednesday, February 10, 2021

Version | 7-10 PM EST

 

Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio: The demo. The dub. Dry vs. wet. Mood and gendered reprise. Another language. A riddim. An alternate take. Sans paroles. The remix and the redux. Unplugged and isolated.

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Wednesday, February 3, 2021

Whole New World | 7-10 PM EST

 

Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, three thrill-packed hours of SOPHIE, PC Music, and the electronic bubblegum decade

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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

Mixtape for My Boss | 7-10 PM EST

 


Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio: Three hours of international music according to what I imagine my boss will like

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Wednesday, January 20, 2021

Hey, Hey Hellenes | 7-10 PM EST


Now Playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio: Post-punk, dimotiká, bubblegum, laïká, hip hop, rebetiko and more from the birthplace of western incivility!

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Wednesday, January 13, 2021

City of Gold: Leningrad 1974-91

 

Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio, three hours of DIY, studio, and live recordings from the birthplace of the Soviet rock and roll underground.

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Wednesday, January 6, 2021

THREE LIVES | 7-10 PM EST

 


Now playing: The Dark Nightingale of Egypt. Jamaica's first woman at the control. A Zamrock pioneer.

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Wednesday, December 30, 2020

Hindsight 2020 | 7-10 PM EST

 


Now playing on WFMU's Give the Drummer Radio: Bodega Pop spins three hours of our favorite tracks from reissues + compilations from the year of COVID-19