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with Bing & Ruth

Features a guest mix from Brooklyn, New York based ensemble Bing & Ruth, plus hear Tom 'pinch an inch' of records from the John Peel archive.

Features a guest mix from Brooklyn, New York based ensemble Bing & Ruth, plus hear Tom 'pinch an inch' of records from the John Peel archive.

Bing & Ruth is a minimalist/ambient music ensemble from Brooklyn, New York, led by pianist David Moore. He formed the group in 2006. They released the first album 'City Lake' in 2010, at which time the collective featured 11 members. By the time of the 2nd album 'Tomorrow Was The Golden Age' in 2010 they were a 7 piece. In 2016, they signed to 4AD records and released their 3rd album 'No Home of the Mind'the following year. By this time they were the 5 piece ensemble that exists today.
On the new album 'Species', David Moore writes: In the year I spent writing the songs that would become ‘Species’ I fell deeply in love with the desert. At the same time, I fell deeply in love with running -the trance of one foot in front of the other mirroring the endless, arid, desert landscape. Upon reflection, I suppose what I was moving towards was a way to feel small -a way to feel deeply humble. I had always made music in search of some sort of inner peace, but I no longer cared so much to comfort myself. I’d grown tired, it seemed, of looking inward. I wanted to look nowhere.

'Pinch an inch' is Tom sharing 30 minutes of music from the John Peel archive, which lives at his family home in Suffolk. He grabs a random inch of vinyl from the 7" and 12" inch sheds. It's a fascinating voyage of discovery, and what better way to find new old favourite music.

3 hours

Last on

Fri 19 Jun 2020 21:00

Music Played

  • Los Retros

    New Humanity

    • Stones Throw.
  • Brad Stank

    Ah Hum

    • Heist Or Hit.
  • Teeth Agency

    Monique's Mood

    • Stones Throw.
  • Vague Imaginaires

    La Plage Sous les Arbres

    • 12th Isle.
  • The I Rise Project

    We Meet Our Grief

    • Astro Nautico.
  • Laraaji

    This Too Shall Pass

    • All Saints.
  • Ammar 808 & Susha

    Marivere Gati

    • Glitterbeat.
  • John Carroll Kirby

    Blueberry Beads (Spotlight Session)

    • Stones Throw.
  • Laurence Pike


    • The Leaf Label.
  • Inventions

    Continuous Portrait

    • Temporary Residence Limited.
  • Snazzback

    Flump (Ishmael Ensemble Rework )

    • Worm Discs.
  • Jorja Smith

    Rose Rouge [Radio Edit]

    • Decca.
  • Otis Sandsjö

    ity bity

    • We Jazz Records.
  • Bujin x Jumping Back Slash


    • Swak Catalog.
  • J. Zunz


    • Rocket.
  • Safejas

    Eyeline Inspector

    • Wave of Endorphin.
  • [nature sounds]


    • S/R (Bandcamp).
  • Teletronix


  • FaltyDL

    Focus Group 2

    • Blueberry Records.
  • Ruby Andrews

    The Love I Need

    • zodiac.
  • Lima Jazz Band


    • zamrezi.
  • Tobias Areketa & Shazi Family

    Vachakuvarira Mukati

    • 1988 Shed Music.
  • Laurel and Girlie

    Scandal in Brixton Market

    • nu beat.
  • Def Jef & Etta James

    Dropping Rhymes on Drums

    • delicious vinyl.
  • The Legendary Pink Dots


    • Ding Dong, Mirrordot.
  • Poptraume


    • bios.
  • Willamette

    Escaping the Memory

    • Infraction Records.
  • Alex Zhang Hungtai


    • Non-Worldwide.
  • Bing & Ruth

    I Had No Dream

    • 4AD.
  • Toumani Diabaté


    • Hannibal.
  • Peter Silberman

    Transcendless Summer (iii)

    • Anti-.
  • Julianna Barwick


    • Florid.
  • Forest Management


    • Terrible Cloud Records.
  • Shire Tea


    • Dama Dama.
  • Dominik Eulberg

    Sechslinien-Bodeneule (Anna Remix)

    • !k7.
  • Chontane


    • rekids.
  • HHY & The Macumbas

    Horror Vector

    • Nyege Nyege.
  • Clap! Clap!

    Liquid Mantra

    • black acre.
  • upsammy

    Growing Out of the Plastic Box

    • Dekmantel.
  • dgoHn


    • Love Love Records.
  • Clipz

    Again (Extended - Special Request vs. Paul Woolford Mix)

    • rca records.


  • Fri 19 Jun 2020 21:00

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