« Previous | Main | Next »

Playlist 18.02.13

Stuart Bailie | 13:02 UK time, Friday, 22 February 2013

The Cover of Primal Scream single Swastika Eyes

Primal Scream and David Holmes were talent-swapping back in 2000. He remixed 'Swastika Eyes' and they guested on his track 'Sick City'. It was the meeting of similar minds - curious, fractious and unapologetic. The friendship has sustained and David returned from Los Angeles last year with some great new Scream tunes (slipped into a set at The Menagerie, as I recall) and hilarious tales about a rock and roll gymnasium in Hollywood.

The new album, produced by David, is called 'More Light'. The firm will be together at the Ebrington Arena in Derry, March 19 and there's a single called '2013' that rolls in an infernal manner and has a haywire sax that recalls the first Theatre of Hate album. A quality outcome.

BBC Radio Ulster, 92-95 FM
Online: www.bbc.co.uk/radioulster
blog: http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/stuartbailie/
Mondays, Ten - Midnight

Elvis Presley - Burning Love (RCA)
Caitlin Rose - I Was Cruel (Names)
Melvin Van Peebles - Mojo Woman (Stax)
British Sea Power - Machineries Of Joy (Rough Trade)
Dexys - You (BMG)
Steve Mason & Emiliana Torini - I Go Out (Speedy Wunderground)
Villagers - The Bell (Domino)
Edwin Collins - Dilemma (AED)
Nick Cave - Wide Lonely Eyes (Bad Seed)
Admiral Fallow - Isn't The World Enough (Nettwerk)
The Phoenix Foundation - Don't Stop (Memphis Industries)
Chuck Prophet - American Man (Yep Roc)
Caitlin Rose - Menagerie (Names)
Patti Smith - The Mermaid (Anti)

Caitlin Rose - No One To Call (Names)
The Rockingbirds - Juliet (Loose)
Anthony Toner - Tell Me Something That I Don't Know (Dozens of Cousins)
Birds Of Chicago - Trampoline (BOC)
Tame Impala - Feels Like We Only Go Backwards (Modular)
Ciaran Lavery - Lovers Who Make Love (Public Sector)
Nick Cave - Jubilee Street (Bad Seed)
Josh Rouse - Julie Yep Roc)
Billy Bragg - Nobody Knows Nothing Anymore (cv)
Anthony Toner - Tell Me Something (Dozens of Cousins)
Ethan Johns - Hello Sunshine (Three Crows)
Primal Scream - 2013 (Ignition)


Be the first to comment

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.