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Alex Neilson's 30-minute mix

2 hours
First broadcast:
Sunday 06 January 2013

Stuart features a 30-minute mix from Alex Neilson, singer and drummer with Trembling Bells. Alex's eclectic tastes come to the fore in the mix with free jazz from Albert Ayler, Gaelic Psalms from Scotland, Jandek and more.

Plus a look back at the Freak Zone musical highlights of 2012 including tracks from Woodpecker Wooliams, Flying Lotus, Elephant 9 and Focus.

Music Played

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  • Image for Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti

    Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti Live It Up

    Mature Themes, 4AD

  • Image for Belbury Poly

    Belbury Poly The Geography

    The Belbury Tales, Ghost Box

  • Image for Scott Walker

    Scott Walker Pilgrim

    Bish Bosch, 4AD

  • Image for Bill Fay

    Bill Fay City Of Dreams

    Life Is People, Dead Oceans

  • Image for Flying Lotus

    Flying Lotus Yesterday//Corded

    Until The Quiet Comes, Warp Records

  • Image for Nathan Fake

    Nathan Fake Glow Hole

    Steam Days, Border Community

  • Image for Prince Rama

    Prince Rama Exercise Ecstasy (Channelling The Metaphysixxx)

    Top Ten Hits Of The End Of The World, Paw Tracks

  • Image for T H O M A S

    T H O M A S Helsabonkers

    Janela, Barnyard Records

  • Image for Scott Walker

    Scott Walker On Your Own Again

    Scott 4, Philips/Fontana

  • Image for Sonny Sharrock

    Sonny Sharrock Black Woman

    Black Woman, Vortex Records

  • Image for Pipe Major Donald MacLeod

    Pipe Major Donald MacLeod Stroudwater

    Scottish Tradition 6: Gaelic Psalms From Lewis, Greentrax Recordings Ltd

  • Image for The Young Tradition

    The Young Tradition Hanging Johnny

    Young Tradition Sampler, Transatlantic Records

  • Image for Sun City Girls

    Sun City Girls Esoterica Of Abyssinia

    Torch Of The Mystics, Majora

  • Image for Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band

    Captain Beefheart & His Magic Band My Human Gets Me Blues

    Trout Mask Replica, Straight

  • Image for Albert Ayler

    Albert Ayler Ghosts

    Love Cry, Impulse!

  • Image for Genoese Longshoreman

    Genoese Longshoreman La Partenza

    Alan Lomax Collection - The Trallaleri Of Genoa, Rounder Records

  • Image for Ludwig Van Beethoven & Ensemble Eduard Melkus

    Ludwig Van Beethoven & Ensemble Eduard Melkus Tanze No.3

    Dance Music Through The Ages, DG Archiv

  • Image for Constanzo Festa & Huelgas Ensemble

    Constanzo Festa & Huelgas Ensemble Contrapunto

    La Spagna, Harmonia Mundi Fr.

  • Image for Jandek

    Jandek Nancy Sings

    Chair Beside A Window, Corwood Industries

  • Image for Syd Barrett

    Syd Barrett Dark Globe

    Madcap Laughs, Harvest

  • Image for Hundred Waters

    Hundred Waters Thistle

    Owsla Records

  • Image for Cecil Taylor

    Cecil Taylor N + R (Live Is Friends)

    Fly! Fly! Fly!, MPS Records

  • Image for Woodpecker Wooliams

    Woodpecker Wooliams Crow

    The Bird School Of Being Human, Robot Elephant Records

  • Image for Focus

    Focus Father Bachus

    Focus 10, Back On Back

  • Image for Django Django

    Django Django Waveforms - 6 Music session 31/01/2012

  • Image for Efterklang

    Efterklang Monument

    Piramida, 4AD

  • Image for Elephant9

    Elephant9 The Riddler

    Atlantis, Rune Grammofon

  • Image for Za!

    Za! Casamance Un: Voyage De Bugamaistah de la Casamance a South East Asia

    Megaflow, Acuarela Discos


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