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22 August 2016
SATURDAY 27th AUGUST
Back on Balamii Radio this weekend...
West Norwood Cassette Library and special guest Spatial (aka Matt Spendlove - boss man at Infrasonics) will be broadcasting from 3-5pm.
This one's an outdoor broadcast from The NINES Peckham so come down and say hello...
05 August 2016
SPATIAL, aka Matt Spendlove aka head honcho of INFRASONICS, is interviewed over at FACT this week, talking about his latest live escapades at Mutek in Montreal.
31 July 2016
25 July 2016
Get your wireless ready...
West Norwood Cassette Library begins a monthly broadcast on BALAMII RADIO on SATURDAY 30th JULY from 3-5pm
Bass and Bleeps from SE27 - upfront sounds, a trawl through the Library Archives plus an "anything goes" set from special guest J TIJN
Future WNCL transmissions on the last Saturday of every month...
13 July 2016
27 June 2016
Yesterday's RINSE FM cover show for Yasmin now up on SoundCloud. Here's the full track list...
FOREIGN LEGION . Full Time B-Boy (Instrumental) (ABB)
BYRON THE AQUARIUS . Intro (Sampling As An Art)
TENDERLONIUS . 22 Truckin (Sounds of the Universe)
FYI CHRI . Compared to What (Banoffee Pies)
MORGAN GEIST . Lullaby (Environ)
MADTEO . Voracious Culturilizer Disco Mix (M.A.D.T.E.O)
CHAOS IN THE CBD . Background Explorer (Yam)
CHRISSY . The Right to Dance With Somebody (La Misson's Edits and Beans)
ACID FILTER . Raw Sensation (Chicago Basement Trax)
BEANER . Co-Opted and Exoticized (J Choirboy Cheeky Co-Opt) (La Misson)
BEANER . Blackmouth (Live) (La Misson)
ORLANDO VOORN . Swing It (OV & Paty Pat) (Roundabout Sounds)
JAMES DUNCAN . Franklin Stop (WNCL Recordings)
BOXWORK . That's His Take (Unconditional Music)
BROTHER'S VIBE . Lonliness (Mixx)
DEGO . Save It Till Later (Neroli)
BYRON THE AQUARIUS . The Love Below (Sampling As An Art)
LASZLO DANCEHALL . Tide In (Wolf)
FRITS WENTINK . Rising Sun, Falling Coconut (Heist)
RED RACK 'EM . Wonky Bassline Disco Banger (Bergerac)
MIND CONTROL MUSIC . M.C.M (Trax)
J TIJN . Shmudge (In An Instant)
JESSE PEREZ . What You Say About My Momma (Truncate Remix) (Edible)
G MAN . Zeno (Beautiful)
MIKE DEHNERT . Starbase (Echochord Colours)
YALEESA HALL & MALIN . Lucas Three (Will & Ink)
HIROAKI LIZUKA . Primitive Spirit (Self Reflektion)
BROTHERS GRIMM . Exodus (West Norwood Cassette Library Remix) (Dubplate)
JUST JUS . Power (Misterio)
TREASURE . Wiggles (Treasure)
JKRIV & FREE MAGIC . Emmanuel (Razor N Tape)
26 June 2016
A very last minute update for you - I'll be stepping up to cover Yasmin's show on Rinse FM this afternoon (Sunday 26th)
Expect to hear a Half Term report of my favourite new record releases and re-presses of 2016 so far, alongside a bunch of dusted down dubplates
Here's the lowdown:
DATE: Sunday 26th June
DATE: Sunday 26th June
LISTEN: RINSE FM
24 June 2016
If the recent launch of his own IN AN INSTANT label wasn't enough, J. TIJN fans are in for a treat as there's a bucket load more updates for you here. Click the headings to get linked to the good stuff...
The Berlin based promoters recently played host to J. Tijn a few weeks back. You can catch his live set on SoundCloud
WATCH THE HYPE
Selecting 4 tracks that have inspired his productions. Watch The Hype also had this to say about his latest WNCL release
"...his Half Empty Half Full EP for WNCL Recordings last year demonstrated a deeper side to his production, giving light to more versatility in his music..."
5 most memorable gigging experiences...plus some more kind words from the SL guys about J's WNCL EP's
"Both HEHF and his previous contribution to the imprint, ‘Flat’, present a much wider spectrum of dancefloor pursuits than you might have come to expect..."
10 June 2016
Exciting news for J. TIJN fans as the producer launches a brand new label, IN AN INSTANT
The debut release features 3 tracks from the man himself - a diverse collection of cuts that push the boundaries and keep you on your toes. (A certain Cassette Librarian and his wife may have had a hand in the label design...)
Vinyl and Digital available now, directly from BANDCAMP
02 June 2016
SONIC CITY | Philip Skoczkowski
OPENING, JUNE 2 | 8–MIDNIGHT [yes, bar]
RALLY GALLERY, 12 OSSINGTON AVE, TORONTO
Note: Exhibition open June 2-8, 2016
ABOUT THE WORK
Sonic City is photo-based a/v documentary that explores the relationships between urban development and music culture. With places and spaces at the core of the project, Sonic City aims to shed light onto music production, consumption, and dissemination across Toronto and beyond.
Philip Skoczkowski is a multidisciplinary researcher/ practitioner whose work revolves around contemporary citizen engagement, culture and development. Motivated by his background in international development and politically charged work, Philip is currently exploring the relationship between space, sound, and the importance of music culture as social capital.