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Shonen Knife

Jetting in from Osaka Rock City, Shonen Knife visit Marc to show off their new album Overdrive, the all-female Japanese cult trio's 20th album in 33 years.

Shonen Knife are visiting us to show off their new album Overdrive - we will be impressed. It's the all-female Japanese cult trio's 20th album in 33 years - impressed again.

Formed in Osaka by guitarist and chief songwriter Naoko in 1981, the band rose from humble DIY beginnings to touring with Nirvana on their Nevermind tour - impressed one last time.

2 hours

Last on

Wed 30 Apr 2014 19:00

Music Played

  • Adam and the Ants

    Table Talk (John Peel Session, 2nd April 1979)

  • Archie Bronson Outfit

    Two Doves On A Lake

  • Bo Ningen

    Da Da Da

    • No Recordings.
  • Bow Wow Wow

    C30 C60 C90 Go

    • 1977 - The Spirit Of Punk (Various Artists).
    • Virgin.
  • British Sea Power

    No Lucifer

    • CD SINGLE.
    • Rough Trade.
  • François & the Atlas Mountains

    Piano Ombre

    • Piano Ombre.
    • Domino.
    • 008.
  • Ezra Furman

    Anything Can Happen

    • Day of the Dog.
    • Bar None Records.
  • The Incredible String Band

    Dust Be Diamonds (Top Gear Session, 5th March 1969)

  • Michael Jackson

    Rockin' Robin

    • The Best Michael Jackson & Jackson Fi.
    • Polygram Tv.
    • 8.
  • The Jam

    Beat Surrender

    • Polydor.
  • Marissa Nadler

    We Are Coming Back

  • The Nightingales

    Dumb And Drummer

    • Big Print.
  • Pavement

    Tartar Martyr (John Peel Session, 11th February 1994)

  • PINS

    Shoot You

    • Haus Of Pins.
  • Red Guitars

    Marianne (Janice Long Session, 3rd February 1985)

  • Lætitia Sadier

    Then, I Will Love You Again

  • Siouxsie and the Banshees

    Christine

    • POLYDOR.
  • T. Rex

    Baby Strange

    • The Slider.
    • Edsel Records.
    • 010.
  • Teleman

    23 Floors Up

  • Tiny Ruins

    Me At The Museum You In The Wintergardens

  • Younghusband

    Electric Light

    • Sonic Cathedral.
  • Your Twenties

    Billionaires

    • Neon Gold.

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