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Cardiacs' Tim Smith

Stuart hears new information about the long-term illness of Cardiacs singer Tim Smith, Caetano Veloso's 1969 record is the featured album and new music from Stick In The Wheel.

Stuart hears new information about the long-term illness of Cardiacs singer Tim Smith from his bandmate Kavus Torabi. Tim has battled with a rare brain disorder since suffering a cardiac arrest 10 years ago, the full details of his condition and how it has affected him have not been made public until now. Plus, Stuart celebrates Brazilian musician Caetano Veloso and his 1969 classic album and there's new music from contemporary folk outfit Stick In The Wheel, modern proggers Sanguin Hum and Anna Von Hauswolff's unique avant-metal.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Joey Beltram

    Energy Flash

    • Old Skool Classics.
    • Muzik Magazine.
  • The Hare and Hoofe

    White Blindness

    • White Blindness.
    • Self-Released.
  • Trembling Bells

    Christ's Entry Into Govan

    • Dungeness.
    • Tin Angel Records.
  • Caetano Veloso


    • Caetano Veloso [1969].
    • Philips.
  • Caetano Veloso

    The Empty Boat

    • Caetano Veloso [1969].
    • Philips.
  • Von Hertzen Brothers

    To The End Of The World

    • War Is Over.
    • Music Theories Recordings / Mascot Label Group.
  • Stick in the Wheel

    As I Roved Out

    • Follow Them True.
    • From Here Records.
  • The Go! Team

    Chico's Radical Decade

    • Semicircle.
    • Memphis Industries.
  • Caetano Veloso

    Atrás Do Trio Elétrico

    • Caetano Veloso [1969].
    • Philips.
  • Caetano Veloso

    Objeto Não Identificado

    • Caetano Veloso [1969].
    • Philips.
  • Cardiacs

    Dirty Boy

    • Sing To God.
    • The Alphabet Business Concern.
  • Bas Jan

    King Of The Holloway Road

    • Yes I Jan.
    • Lost Map.
  • John Cage


  • David Thomas Broughton

    Crippling Lack

    • Crippling Lack.
    • Song, By Toad Records.
  • Sanguine Hum

    Diving Bell

    • Diving Bell.
    • Esoteric Antenna.
  • Jaco Pastorius

    Soul Intro / The Chicken

    • Truth, Liberty & Soul.
    • Resonance Records.
  • Gentle Giant


    • Acquiring The Taste.
    • Vertigo.
  • Caetano Veloso


    • Caetano Veloso [1969].
    • Philips.
  • Bill Frisell & Various Artists


    • Sky Music: A Tribute To Terje Rypdal.
    • Rune Grammofon.
  • Anna von Hausswolff

    The Mysterious Vanishing Of Electra

    • Dead Magic.
    • Pomperipossa / City Slang.
  • Ornette Coleman


    • The Best Of Ornette Coleman.
    • Atlantic.