The Sun Rising – Out Now

20th July 2010 Comments Off on The Sun Rising – Out Now

Normalites is Chris Coco and Steve Miller (aka Afterlife and The Sun Rising is out now on Bar Grooves. Get it on Beatport now! Find their song Pink Skyscraper on the latest edition of Hotel Costes. Get their Dead Cat Bounce EP. Normalites on Myspace

Melodica The Anniversary

19th July 2010 Comments Off on Melodica The Anniversary , ,

Melodica, a pair of socks and the Blue Rose Code I have been making the Melodica radio show for a year now. Here are some pics from the anniversary show. Blue Rose Code in session in the kitchen, making sweet intimate music specially for the show. And the socks that I wore for the making of the programme, hand knitted by Spilly Jane.

Rough Trade East

18th July 2010 Comments Off on Rough Trade East ,

Saturday includes the customary trip to Rough Trade East to pick up booty for next week’s shows and general listening pleasure, and to view the Album Of The Week. It’s strange to see the albums that have been boxed in my kitchen for so long in an actual shop.


17th July 2010 Comments Off on Star , ,

Melodica anniversary party at the Star Of Bethnal Green begins with Nikhil from Mixcloud on the decks and an art b/w through the window and ends, almost inevitably with a little dub and reggae from Coco, a rendition of happy birthday and the mildly embarrasing group photo.

Melodica 05.07.10

7th July 2010 Comments Off on Melodica 05.07.10 ,

In this week’s episode: new music from Wolf + Lamb and Buzzin’ Fly; some deep tech dubstep, a little post house house, some garage rock and roll. Oh it all makes sense. [setlist] Gadi Mizrahi & Soul Clap – She’S Bad (Remix Of Bad Rabbits) T Coy – Carino (Motor City Drum Ensemble Remix) Zev – Don’t Break It Ital Tek – Moment In Blue (Ikonika Remix) Lemonade – Lifted (Hackman Remix) Blamma! Blamma! – Beyond I7 (Cage & Aviary Remix) Husky Rescue – Sound Of Lovelake (Bodom Session) Strange Boys – I See Javelin – Dep Mark E – You Jay Shepheard – Shelter Breakage (feat Burial) – Vial – Digital Soundboy