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Nothing But Music

3 hours
First broadcast:
Saturday 12 January 2013

This week Gilles focuses on the music, playing live tracks from Flora Purim, Sun Ra and Marlena Shaw in tribute to Claude Nobs, the man behind the legendary Montreux Jazz Festival, who died this week. There's a play of jazz poet Jayne Cortez as well, who also passed away recently.
On the new music front, there's plenty to discover, with new music from BadBadNotGood, Flume, Machinedrum, Laura MVula, and Nosaj Thing, alongside current favourites from Toro Y Moi, Chris Turner and Lulu James. Lovely stuff.

Music Played

42 items
  • Image for DJ Day

    DJ Day Welove


  • Image for O'Donel Levy

    O'Donel Levy Joni

    Groove Merchant

  • Image for Toro y Moi

    Toro y Moi Harm In Change

    Carpark Records

  • Image for Kyodai

    Kyodai Move

    Breaking Part 2

  • Image for Azymuth

    Azymuth Partido Alto

    Far Out Recordings

  • Significant Events - Live From Montreux, Claude Nobs RIP

    • Image for Flora Purim

      Flora Purim Cravo E Canela (Feat Milton Nascimento)


  • Image for Jermaine Jackson

    Jermaine Jackson You Like Me Don't You?


  • Image for Lady

    Lady If You Wanna Be My Man

    Truth & Soul

  • Image for Weldon Irvine

    Weldon Irvine Only Yesterday

    Shout! Productions

  • Image for Bad Bad Not Good

    Bad Bad Not Good Under Water


  • Significant Events - Live From Montreux, Claude Nobs RIP

    • Image for Sun Ra

      Sun Ra Encore Part 1 (Feat. Claude Nobs)

      Inner City

    • Image for Sun Ra

      Sun Ra Lights On A Satellite

      Inner City

  • Image for Georgia Anne Muldrow

    Georgia Anne Muldrow Calabash


  • Image for Chris Turner

    Chris Turner Conflict Of A Man


  • Image for Nosaj Thing

    Nosaj Thing Snap

    Innovative Leisure

  • Image for Lion Babe

    Lion Babe Treat Me Like Fire


  • Image for Jill Scott

    Jill Scott Golden

    Catching Flies Remix

  • Image for Lulu James

    Lulu James Be Safe

    Black Butter Records

  • Image for FaltyDL

    FaltyDL Kenny Rolls One

    Ninja Tune

  • Significant Events - Live From Montreux, Claude Nobs RIP

  • Image for Darando

    Darando Didn't I


  • Image for Ty & Kory

    Ty & Kory Old Records


  • Image for Free The Robots Ft Jessie Jones

    Free The Robots Ft Jessie Jones Ophic

    Scion A/V

  • Image for Ezechiel Pailhès

    Ezechiel Pailhès Hands On Hips

    Circus Company

  • Image for Jayne Cortez

    Jayne Cortez Homicide 73

    Strata East

  • Image for Family Atlantica

    Family Atlantica Escape To The Palenque

    Soundway Records

  • Image for Mr. Oizo

    Mr. Oizo Tissu


  • Image for Trishes

    Trishes Theme From 808

    Duzz Down San

  • Image for Stepkids – Suburban Dreams

    Stepkids – Suburban Dreams (Feat Pharoah Monch & Homeboy Sandman)

    Stones Throw

  • Image for Flume

    Flume Left Alone (Feat Chet Faker)


  • Image for Hiatus Kaiyote

    Hiatus Kaiyote Lace Skull

    Blank Tape

  • Image for Hiatus Kaiyote

    Hiatus Kaiyote Rainbow Rhodes

    Blank Tape

  • Image for XXYYXX

    XXYYXX Love Isn't Made

    Relief In Abstract

  • Image for Barny Carter

    Barny Carter Bouquet

    DryCry Records

  • Introducing In The West – Typesun At Maida Vale

    • Image for Typesun

      Typesun Could It Be

      BBC Session

  • Image for Bomba Estéreo

    Bomba Estéreo Bosque


  • Image for Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam

    Lisa Lisa & Cult Jam Let The Beat Hit 'Em


  • Image for Benny Golson

    Benny Golson I'm Always Dancing To The Music (Blackshag Edit)


  • Image for Speedway

    Speedway Voleur


  • Image for Machine Drum

    Machine Drum Whatnot

    Innovative Leisure

  • Image for Laura Mvula

    Laura Mvula Green Garden


  • Image for Horace Silver

    Horace Silver The Gods Of The Yoruba (Part 1)



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