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This Is The Kit

This Is The Kit's Kate Stables chats to Mark and Stuart and plays some of her favourite tunes. Plus Graham Massey of 808 State pops in to talk about a brand new track by them.

Mark Radcliffe and Stuart Maconie chat to Kate Stables of This Is The Kit. The group make ethereal and relaxed folk-tinged indie pop. They released their last album 'Moonshine Freeze' in 2017, the title of which is based on a children's game.

Kate hails from Winchester and now lives in France, she talks about their upcoming appearance at Glastonbury festival and her love of board games.

Plus catch up on the best music and entertainment stories of the past week with Clare Crane in ‘This Week In Music’. Graham Massey pops by the studio to chat about a brand new track from his group 808 State.

And there's The Chain, our world-famous list of interconnected songs, which is approaching number 8000!

3 hours

Music Played

  • Kate Bush

    King Of The Mountain

    • CD SINGLE.
    • EMI.
  • Tame Impala

    Borderline

    • Island/Modular Recordings.
  • Al Green

    Sha La La

    • BEECHWOOD.
  • Four Tet

    Teenage Birdsong

    • Text Records.
  • It’s Immaterial

    Driving Away From Home

    • Now 8 (Various Artists).
    • Siren.
  • Daniel Elms

    Bethia

  • Jessie Ware

    If You're Never Gonna Move

    • PMR Records.
  • Jordan Rakei

    Say Something

    • Ninja Tune.
  • Eddie Kendricks

    The Newness Is Gone

  • Nas

    Poppa Was A Playa

    • The Lost Tapes.
    • Columbia.
  • EGYPTIAN BLUE

    Collateral

    • Yala! Records.
  • The Catenary Wires

    Dream Town

    • Til The Morning.
    • Tapete Records.
  • Camera Obscura

    French Navy

    • CD SINGLE.
    • 4 A.D..
    • 1.
  • Fontaines D.C.

    Boys In The Better Land

    • PARTISAN RECORDS.
  • Eric B. & Rakim

    Juice (Know The Ledge)

    • MCA Records.
  • Bloc Party

    Banquet

    • Silent Alarm.
    • Wichita.
  • Burial

    Claustro

    • Hyperdub.
  • Sofia Portanet

    Free Ghost

    • Single.
    • Duchess Box Records.
  • The Chemical Brothers

    The Salmon Dance

    • CD SINGLE.
    • Virgin.
  • Pixies

    On Graveyard Hill

    • Infectious/BMG Worldwide.
  • 808 State

    Tokyo Tokyo

  • Kojey Radical

    Can't Go Back

    • Asylum / Atlantic.
  • Mercury Rev

    Delta Sun Bottleneck Stomp

    • V2.
  • Gaz Coombes

    Salamander

    • Hot Fruit/Caroline International.
  • Hollie Cook

    Ghostly Fading

    • Merge Records.
  • IDLES

    Mercedes Marxist

    • PARTISAN RECORDS.
  • Jonah Parzen-Johnson

    Cabin Pressure

  • This Is the Kit

    Moonshine Freeze

    • Rough Trade.
  • Disasterpeace

    Sync

  • This Is the Kit

    Tangled Walker

  • black midi

    Talking Heads

    • Rough Trade Records.
  • Todd Terje

    Inspector Norse

    • It's Album Time.
    • Olsen Records.
    • 001.

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