Monday, 17 January 2022

Funk - The Vinyl Thread ep.45


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week we have got a fistful of Funk for you, including Funk Rock, Lovers Funk, P-Funk, Instant Funk and Brit Funk. All vinyl, all 7"s. Join us for 20 minutes of vinyl and shellac, we spin flea market finds and auction lots into a themed selection for you to enjoy. 

Listen to episode 45 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/funk-the-vinyl-thread-ep45/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 16th January 2022. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1.Vehicle - The Ides Of March
2. Give It To Me Baby - Rick James
3. Don't Ever Stop (Lovin' Me, Needin' Me) - Parlet
4. Wide World Of Sports - Instant Funk
5. Love Rollercoaster - Ohio Players
6. Who Is He And What Is He To You? - Ultrafunk

Next week we turn up the heat with a Hot Hot Hot theme.


Monday, 10 January 2022

Hungary - The Vinyl Thread ep.44


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week listen to the sound of 1960s Eastern Bloc transistor radios with our selection of 7" records from the Hungarian state owned Qualiton label. Join us for 20 minutes of vinyl and shellac, we spin flea market finds and auction lots into a themed selection for you to enjoy. 

Listen to episode 44 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/hungary-the-vinyl-thread-ep44/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 9th January 2022. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1. Mama - Mary Zsuzsa
2. Kicsit szomorkás - József Németh
3. Óh, Ha Milliomos Lennék - Sarolta Zalatnay
4. Egy Marék Föld - Mária Toldy
5. Bucket Seats - Illés Zenekar
6. Így Mulat Egy Beates Magyar Úr - Sirius
7. Egy Fiú A Házból - Marika Késmárky

Next week we have a fistful of Funk for you to enjoy, join us then!


Monday, 3 January 2022

Songs of Resistance - The Vinyl Thread ep.43


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week we play music with a message. Resistance songs traverse time, continents and communities, they are heard wherever and whenever there is need for change. Join us for 20 minutes of vinyl and shellac, we spin flea market finds and auction lots into a themed selection for you to enjoy. 

Listen to episode 43 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/songs-of-resistance-the-vinyl-thread-ep43/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 2nd January 2022. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1. The Diggers’ Song - Chumbawamba
2. Fight The Power - Public Enemy
3. Fists Of Fury - Kamasi Washington
4. Mountain Song - Holly Near And Friends
5. Foxhill Manner - John Mullins
6. Keep On Keeping On - Redskins

Next week we're listening to the sound of Hungary in the late 1960s with tunes that would grace any Eastern Bloc transistor radio.

Monday, 27 December 2021

Disco Kings - The Vinyl Thread ep.42


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week the Disco Kings are visiting us, with groovy gold, funky frankincense and melodic myrrh. Join us for 20 minutes of vinyl and shellac, we spin flea market finds and auction lots into a themed selection for you to enjoy. 

Listen to episode 42 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/disco-kings-the-vinyl-thread-ep42/

Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 26th December 2021. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1. Supernature - Cerrone
2. Cream (Always Rises To The Top) - Gregg Diamond & Bionic Boogie
3. You Make Me Feel (Mighty Real) - Sylvester
4. The Good The Bad And The Ugly - Gaz
5. In The Forest - Baby'O

Next week we have Songs of Resistance on the Vinyl Thread. Join  us then.

Monday, 20 December 2021

Choirs and Voices - The Vinyl Thread ep.41


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week we have vinyl that features choirs or vocal ensembles. Join us for 20 minutes of vinyl and shellac, we spin flea market finds and auction lots into a themed selection for you to enjoy. 

Listen to episode 41 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/choirs-and-voices-the-vinyl-thread-ep41/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 19th December 2021. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1. Carmina Burana, Symphonic Metamorphosis - Carl Orff, The Atlanta Symphony Chorus And Orchestra and The Atlanta Boy Choir
2. Antiphonal Psalmody. Lumen Ad Revelationem. Nunc Dimittis - The Choir Of The Carmelite Priory (London)
3. Vendome - The Swingle Singers With The Modern Jazz Quartet
4. Thou Hast Vouchsafed The Good Thief Paradise - Likostoyanie Chamber Choir
5. Down To The River To Pray - Alison Krauss and The First Baptist Choir Of White House, Tennessee
6. Zoopsya Zilinkudza - Golgotha Choir
7. Tregnale Malika Moma / Dva Kornie - Trio Bulgarka

Next week we have vinyl from the kings of Disco.


Monday, 13 December 2021

Ireland - The Vinyl Thread ep.40


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week we have a fine selection of Irish vinyl for you to enjoy. Join us for 20 minutes of vinyl and shellac, we spin flea market finds and auction lots into a themed selection for you to enjoy. 

Listen to episode 40 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/ireland-the-vinyl-thread-ep40/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 12th December 2021. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1. Rocky Road to Dublin - The Dubliners With Luke Kelly
2. Wednesday Week - The Undertones
3. The Famine Song - The Go Lucky Four
4. Drumin Donn Dilis - Peg Power
5. She Walked Through The Fair - Eileen Donaghy
6. Are you there Moriarity - Joe Lynch
7. Big Decision - That Petrol Emotion
8. Whiskey, You're The Devil - The Clancy Brothers & Tommy Makem

Next week we have vinyl featuring Choirs and Voices.



Monday, 6 December 2021

Vagabondo - The Vinyl Thread ep.39


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week we have vinyl tunes from the open road, with wanderers, peddlers and tramps amongst our selection. Join us for 20 minutes of vinyl and shellac, we spin flea market finds and auction lots into a themed selection for you to enjoy. 

Listen to episode 39 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/vagabondo-the-vinyl-thread-ep39/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 5th December 2021. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1. Aunty Susanna - Kovács Apollónia, Madarász Katalin, Gaál Gabriella
2. Oh, Ah, Rosalie - Kovács Apollónia, Madarász Katalin, Gaál Gabriella
3. The Two Peddler Men - Achilles And Frank
4. Taconeo Por Fandangos - La Cordobesa
5. Gypsys, Tramps & Thieves - Cher
6. Kuroz Variations - Primas Stefan And His Royal Tziganes
7. Les Gitans - Les Compagnons De La Chanson
8. The Tramps Song - Peter Dawson

Next week Natalie and I have vinyl from Ireland to share with you. Have a great week ahead.