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Nerm sits in

3 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 07 July 2012

Nerm stands in for Gilles Peterson, providing a Saturday soundtrack of alternative electronic and dance music.

As head of East London's Shiva Soundsystem, Nerm has DJed all over the world, from touring India to playing major festivals including Glastonbury. He's also been a resident at Ministry of Sound in Birmingham, fronted an electro punk band and has the distinction of being the only person to play Marilyn Manson on the BBC Asian Network.

A lifelong Prince fan, Nerm cites the purple one as the inspiration for his journey intro cross genre alternative music. He's currently producing his own material and consulting on film soundtracks for Kidulthood director Menhaj Huda.

In his first Saturday daytime show, Nerm plays an eclectic selection of genre spanning music, from drum 'n' bass to funk, via electro and dubstep.

Music Played

43 items
  • Image for High Flying Birds

    High Flying Birds Everybody's On The Run

    Sour Mash

  • Image for Om Unit

    Om Unit Ulysses

    Civil Music

  • Album of the Week

  • Image for Photek

    Photek Levitation


  • Image for Escort

    Escort All Through The Night (Sub Swara Remix)

    Escort Records

  • Image for Talvin Singh

    Talvin Singh Carnival Of Drums


  • Image for Gang Starr

    Gang Starr Get A Rep


  • Image for Infinite Scale

    Infinite Scale Get A Rep (Infinite Remix)

  • Image for Leftfield

    Leftfield Inspection (Check One)

    Columbia/Hard Hands

  • Image for Scuba

    Scuba Scuba - Ne1 Butu


  • The Do Over

    • Image for Prince

      Prince The Beautiful Ones


    • Image for Prince

      Prince The Beautiful Ones (Fol Chen Remix)

  • Image for Arrows Down

    Arrows Down Smooth Tongue Of The Adultress

  • Image for Deepz

    Deepz Nitefall

    Shiva Soundsystem

  • Image for Atlantic Connection

    Atlantic Connection Daydreamer


  • Image for Dekko

    Dekko Sandman

  • Image for Lynx & Kemo

    Lynx & Kemo Deez Breakz


  • Album of The Week

  • Image for Infinity Ink

    Infinity Ink House Of Infinity

    Crosstown Rebels

  • Image for Blu Mar Ten

    Blu Mar Ten Blue Skies (Unquote Remix)

    Blu Mar Ten

  • Image for Melo-X

    Melo-X When We Were Kings


  • Image for Samaris

    Samaris Go?ða Tungl (Good Moon)

  • Image for Oris Jay & Darqwan

    Oris Jay & Darqwan To The Fly


  • Image for Kid Suda

    Kid Suda Skyrise

    Raw Format

  • Image for Björk

    Björk To Me

    Compa Remix

  • Bloodlines

    • Image for Commix & Steve Spacek

      Commix & Steve Spacek How You Gonna Feel


    • Image for dBridge

      dBridge B Wright B Wrong

  • Image for Mutated Forms

    Mutated Forms Feels Like

    Med School

  • Image for Roni Size & Reprazent

    Roni Size & Reprazent Share The Fall

    Talkin Loud

  • Image for Bo Saris

    Bo Saris She's On Fire (Maya Jane Coles Remix)

    SEG Music

  • Image for Boddika

    Boddika Spray

  • Image for Royalty

    Royalty Eroica (Elliott Yorke Atlantean Remix)

    Five Easy Pieces

  • Spectrasoul In The Studio

  • Image for Ane Brun

    Ane Brun The Light From One

    Balloon Ranger

  • Image for Ólafur Arnalds

    Ólafur Arnalds Near Lights

  • Image for Khan

    Khan Khan - Helter Skelter

    Punch Drunk

  • Image for Breakage

    Breakage Telepathy

    Digital Soundboy

  • Image for Anoushka Shankar & Karsh Kale

    Anoushka Shankar & Karsh Kale Anoushka Shankar & Karsh Kale - Pd7


  • Image for Riz MC Feat. Aruba Red

    Riz MC Feat. Aruba Red All Of You

    Tru Thoughts

  • Image for Goldie

    Goldie Sensual


  • Image for Massive Attack

    Massive Attack Inertia Creeps (State of Bengal Remix)


  • Image for Ian Brown

    Ian Brown Billie Jean


  • Nerm with Spectrasoul

    Nerm with Spectrasoul

    This week Nerm chose Spectrsoul's 'Delay No More' LP as album of the week so he got the guys to swing by for a chat.


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