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Stuart Maconie's Freak Zone Episode guide

  1. Wayne Coyne on Electric Wurms

    Stuart chats to Wayne Coyne of the Flaming Lips about his new side project Electric Wurms.

    First broadcast: 07 Sep 2014

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  2. The Shape of Jazz to Come

    Stuart Maconie's featured album is Ornette Coleman's The Shape of Jazz to Come.

    First broadcast: 31 Aug 2014

  3. Portishead's Geoff Barrow sits in

    Geoff Barrow from Portishead sits in for Stuart Maconie and plays left-field music.

    First broadcast: 24 Aug 2014

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  4. Stephen Tanner of Harvey Milk

    Harvey Milk bassist Stephen Tanner talks to Stuart about his new solo record.

    First broadcast: 17 Aug 2014

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  5. Krautrock and the Building of Modern Germany

    Stuart chats to author David Stubbs about the significance of krautrock in German culture.

    First broadcast: 10 Aug 2014

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  6. Sidsel Endresen

    Vocalist Sidsel Endresen chats to Radio 3's Fiona Talkington at the Molde Jazz Festival.

    First broadcast: 03 Aug 2014

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  7. Nate Henricks

    Stuart chats to Nate Henricks, a prolific lo-fi artist based in Kansas.

    First broadcast: 27 Jul 2014

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  8. Jonny Greenwood

    Jonny Greenwood chats to Stuart about his passion for contemporary classical music.

    First broadcast: 20 Jul 2014

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  9. Wolves in the Throne Room

    Stuart talks to American black metal band Wolves in the Throne Room.

    First broadcast: 13 Jul 2014

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  10. Julian Cope joins Stuart

    Stuart is joined by the archdrude Julian Cope to discuss his first novel.

    First broadcast: 06 Jul 2014

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  11. Brian Reitzell

    Stuart chats to Hollywood film composer Brain Reitzell about his new album Auto Music.

    First broadcast: 22 Jun 2014

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  12. The best of Tropicalia

    Stuart explores the Brazilian counterculture movement Tropicalia with a back to back mix.

    First broadcast: 15 Jun 2014

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  13. Hedvig Mollestad Trio

    Stuart chats to Norwegian guitarist Hedvig Mollestad about her new instrumental rock album

    First broadcast: 08 Jun 2014

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  14. Matmos chat to Stuart

    Baltimore electronic duo Matmos chat about their performance at Supersonic Festival.

    First broadcast: 01 Jun 2014

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  15. Matt Berry's Music for Insomniacs

    Actor, comedian and musician Matt Berry chats about his album Music for Insomniacs.

    First broadcast: 25 May 2014

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  16. 50 years of Nonesuch

    Stuart takes an in-depth look at Nonesuch Records as it celebrates its 50th anniversary.

    First broadcast: 18 May 2014

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  17. Michael Gira from Swans

    Swans frontman Michael Gira chats to Stuart about their new album To Be Kind.

    First broadcast: 11 May 2014

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  18. Live from the Laugharne Weekend festival in South Wales

    Stuart joins the centenary celebrations for Welsh poet Dylan Thomas live in Laugharne.

    First broadcast: 04 May 2014

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  19. Plaid

    Stuart has news of Plaid's new record Reachy Prints and a featured album from Eric Dolphy.

    First broadcast: 27 Apr 2014

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  20. Charles Hazlewood sits in

    Charles Hazlewood sits in for Stuart Maconie and plays his favourite freaky tracks.

    First broadcast: 20 Apr 2014

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  21. The High Llamas

    As 6 Music Celebrates Ireland, the featured album is Cold and Bouncy by The High Llamas.

    First broadcast: 13 Apr 2014

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  22. FutureEverything Festival

    The Space Lady and Evian Christ talk about performing at the FutureEverything festival.

    First broadcast: 06 Apr 2014

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  23. Squarepusher

    Squarepusher explains his new project making music for advanced Japanese robots.

    First broadcast: 30 Mar 2014

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  24. John Sinclair

    Counterculture icon, beat poet and MC5 manager John Sinclair chats about his new album.

    First broadcast: 23 Mar 2014

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  25. William Basinski

    Composer William Basinski talks about The Disintegration Loops and performing in London.

    First broadcast: 16 Mar 2014

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  26. Penguin Cafe

    Stuart chats to members of Penguin Cafe and celebrates International Women's Day.

    First broadcast: 09 Mar 2014

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  27. The Freaky Side of the 6 Music Festival

    Featuring music from The Radiophonic Workshop and Graham Massey's Sun Ra Arkestra tribute.

    First broadcast: 02 Mar 2014

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  28. Brazilian tropicalia from Os Mutantes

    Stuart has psychedelic Brazilian tropicalia from Os Mutantes for the featured album slot.

    First broadcast: 23 Feb 2014

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  29. Goblin's Claudio Simonetti

    Goblin founding member Claudio Simonetti chats to Stuart about their upcoming tour.

    First broadcast: 16 Feb 2014

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  30. Keel Her

    Lo-fi pop queen Keel Her chats to Stuart about her debut album.

    First broadcast: 09 Feb 2014

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