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LV Backroom Babylon

3 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 15 September 2012

This week Gilles features upfront electronic selections, some Brazilian nuggets, as well as touching on some jazz, and taking a look at the hiphop of MF Doom under past and present guises. Plus, Gilles has a live track from The xx recorded at Maida Vale for Steve Lamacq, and in the final half hour there's a guest Backroom Babylon minimix from London production trio LV.

Music Played

46 items
  • Image for Alt-J

    Alt-J Fitzpleasure (The Internet Of Odd Future Remix)

    An Awesome Wave, Infectious

  • Image for Airhead

    Airhead Pyramid Lake

    Pyramid Lake Black Ink, R&S Records

  • Image for Atoms for Peace

    Atoms for Peace Default

  • Image for The xx

    The xx Tides

    Young Turks

  • Image for Anushka

    Anushka I Have Love 4 You

    Brownswood Recordings

  • Image for The White Lamp

    The White Lamp Make It Good

  • Image for The Rongetz Foundation

    The Rongetz Foundation Gogo Soul (feat. Gregory Porter)

    Heavenly Sweetness

  • Image for Roller Trio

    Roller Trio Howdy Saudi

  • Image for Clark

    Clark Secret Slow Show

    Fantasm Planes, Warp Records

  • Image for MF DOOM

    MF DOOM Never Dead

    Vaudeville Villain, Sound-Ink

  • Image for Jonny Greenwood

    Jonny Greenwood Open Spaces

    There Will Be Blood, Nonesuch

  • Image for JJ DOOM

    JJ DOOM Winter Blues

    Key To The Kuffs, Lex Records

  • Image for Matthew Halsall

    Matthew Halsall Wee Lan (Little Orchid)

    Fletcher Moss Park

  • Image for King Geedorah

    King Geedorah Anti-Matter (feat. MF Doom & Mr. Fantastik)

    Take Me To Your Leader, Big Dada Recordings

  • Image for Kilo Kish

    Kilo Kish Navy

    Homeschool EP, The Blue Rider

  • Image for Homeboy Sandman

    Homeboy Sandman Brown

    Stones Throw Records

  • Image for Shafiq Husayn

    Shafiq Husayn New Optimystical (feat. Robert Glasper & Miguel Atwell Ferguson)

  • Image for Leron Thomas

    Leron Thomas Leaves Rebirth

    Home Gift of Music - Japan Earthquake & Tsunami Relief, Sunnyside Records

  • Image for Menagerie

    Menagerie They Shall Inherit


  • Image for Romare

    Romare Freedom (Aspirations Of A Prisoner)

    Black Acre Records

  • Image for Tigran Hamasyan & LV

    Tigran Hamasyan & LV Explode (Recorded Live at Maida Vale Studios)

  • Image for The xx

    The xx Intro / Tides - Live From Maida Vale 29/08/12

  • Image for Trish Clowes

    Trish Clowes Animator

  • Image for Vinicius Cantuária

    Vinicius Cantuária Indio De Apartmento

    Distribution Select (Music)

  • Image for Edu Lobo

    Edu Lobo Ponteio

  • Image for Cidinho E O Som Tropical

    Cidinho E O Som Tropical Samba Carinho E Amor

    Muito Suingue, Polydor

  • Image for Symarip

    Symarip Skinhead Moonstomp


  • Image for Kid Brando

    Kid Brando Lions of Judah (Dub)

    LION OF JUDAH DUB EP, Tycho Records

  • Image for Zara McFarlane & Emanative

    Zara McFarlane & Emanative Lions Of Chiaroscuro

    Brownswood Recordings

  • Image for LV

    LV Work (feat. Spoek Mathambo)


  • Image for Salif Keita

    Salif Keita C'est Bon

    Amen, Mango

  • Image for Tsvia Abarbanel

    Tsvia Abarbanel Yahlel Hawal

    Fortuna Records

  • Image for Kanye West, Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz

    Kanye West, Big Sean, Pusha T & 2 Chainz Mercy


  • Image for Portico Quartet

    Portico Quartet Lacker Boo (Luca Lozano Black & White Remix)

    Portico Quartet, Real World Records

  • Image for GreenMoney

    GreenMoney Feels Good (feat. Terri Walker)

    Greenmoney Recordings

  • Image for Justin Jay

    Justin Jay Femme Fatale

    BBQ Trax, Dirtybird

  • Image for Andrew Ashong

    Andrew Ashong Flowers

    Flowers EP, Sound Signature

  • Image for Johann Schmelt

    Johann Schmelt Arbejde 9

  • Image for Derek Bailey, Gregg Bendian, Pat Metheny & Paul Wertico

    Derek Bailey, Gregg Bendian, Pat Metheny & Paul Wertico Science of Deduction: The Aurora

    The Sign Of Four

  • Image for Jeroen van Veen

    Jeroen van Veen Echo (Klaas de Vries)

  • Image for Charles Mingus

    Charles Mingus Self-Portrait In Three Colors

    Mingus at Um

  • Image for Art Ensemble of Chicago with Fontella Bass

    Art Ensemble of Chicago with Fontella Bass Horn Web

  • Image for Ursula Holliger

    Ursula Holliger Stanza II for Solo Harp and Tape

  • Image for Tigran Hamasyan

    Tigran Hamasyan Rain Shadow

    A Fable

  • Image for Hubert Laws

    Hubert Laws Family (feat. Debra Laws)

  • Image for Rufus & Chaka Khan

    Rufus & Chaka Khan Better Days


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