Stranded podcast #111

May 12, 2012

http://playlist.citr.ca/podcasting/audio/20120511-180300-to-20120511-193700.mp3

* Featuring Part 2 of the interview with Steve Kilbey of The Church and side-project Isidore *

‘Henry’s Dream’, the seventh full-length album by Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds, was released in North America exactly 20 yrs ago. Today on the show, I showcase the outstanding songwriting displayed on this LP, by playing two tracks, including the tender love-song ‘Straight To You’ and a third, ‘Blue Bird’, which is an outtake from the recording sessions.

And I also broadcast part two of my lastest chat with Steve Kilbey, bassist, singer, songwriter and member of the Church and numerous side-projects including Isidore. In this part of the interview, Steve reveals how he developed his musical vision during his youth in Canberra. He speaks about some of the technicalities of recording process and fills us in on the current status of The Church.  You can also enjoy three more tracks from the brand new release by Isidore, Life Somewhere Else.  Thanks for listening!

And tonight in Vancouver is the release-party for the lastest record by local faves Synthcake, at the Interurban Gallery. Two Synthcake tracks at the end of the show will wet your appetite for their hypnotic live show. MG

Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – ‘Papa Won’t Leave You Henry’ [AU]
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – ‘Straight To You’ [AU]
Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – ‘Blue Bird’ [AU]
Royal Headache – ‘Down The Lane’ [AU]
Pond – ‘Moth Wings’ [AU]
The Twerps – ‘Through the Day’ [AU]
The Clean – ‘Anything Could Happen’ [NZ]
Isidore – ‘Some Reverse Magic’ [AU/US]
Interview with Steve Kilbey Pt 1
Isidore – ‘Ready Made’ [AU/US]
Interview with Steve Kilbey Pt 2
Isidore – ‘The Headlight Child’ [AU/US]
Interview with Steve Kilbey Pt 3
The Church – ‘Deadman’s Hand’ [AU]
Synthcake – ‘Solo’ [CA]
Synthcake – ‘Drip’ [CA]

Featured video: Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds – ‘Papa Won’t Leave You Henry’ (live) [1993]

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