Sunday, 22 May 2022

Cover Art - The Vinyl Thread ep.63

 


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week we return to a favourite theme, Cover Art. We talk about cover artists from France, Ireland, Senegal and the UK. Sharing their stories and the music they represent. 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 63 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/cover-art-the-vinyl-thread-ep63/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 22nd May 2022. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1. Pupi Campo and His Orchestra - Wha Happen (10”)
Vogue Records - L.D.S. 046 (Pierre Merlin)
2. Milton "Mezz" Mezzrow And His All Star Band - Sendin the Vipers (10”)
RCA - A 130 219 (1955) (Ivan Bottiau)
3. Ouza & Ses Ouzettes - Amina (12”)
Productions Jambaar PJ - JM 5003 (1980) (Djibathen "Laye" Sambou)
4. The Wedding Present – Why Are You Being So Reasonable Now? (7”)
Reception – REC 011 (1988) (Nick Spence)
5. The Simon Park Orchestra - Van Der Valk (7”)
Columbia - 2C 010 94841 (1975) (Joël Papiau)
6. The Stan Tracey Quartet - The Party (12”)
Steam - SJ 111 (1984) (Anne Carlisle)

Next week we take a tour of the UK, sharing music from Trad revival of the 1950s and 60s.


Monday, 16 May 2022

The Voice - The Vinyl Thread ep.62


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week we have vinyl featuring vocal performances that cross genres, styles and geographic borders. 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 62 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/the-voice-the-vinyl-thread-ep62/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 15th May 2022. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1.Mina - Brava (7”) - Rifi - RFN 16101 (1965)
2.Inez Andrews And The Andrewettes - I’m glad about it (7”) - Vocalion EPV-P 1283
3.Sophie Tucker With Ted Shapiro And His Orchestra - Conversational Man (10”) -Columbia - 4995 (1928)
4.Siouxsie And The Banshees – Candyman (12”) - Polydor – SHEX 10 (1986)
5. The Sugarcubes – Deus (7”) - One Little Indian – 7tp10 (1988)
6. Siw Malmkvist - Kärleksgasen (7”) - Metronome - MEP 490 (1959)
7. Mireille Mathieu - Ne Parlez Plus (7”) - Barclay - 70 953 (1966)

Next week we return to one of our favourite themes, Cover Art. We introduce you to 6 new artists, the covers they created and the music they represented.


Monday, 9 May 2022

Czechoslovakia - The Vinyl Thread ep.61


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week we have a fascinating 20 year slice (1955-1975) of Czechoslovakian vinyl, with music holding tight to the traditions of the past, and also reaching forward to the future and new freedoms. 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 61 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/czechoslovakia-the-vinyl-thread-ep61/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 8th May 2022. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1. Eva Olmerová - Jsi Jako Dlouhý Most
2. Jaroslav Krček - Dal Husar Koně Kovat
3. Karel Vlach Se Svým Orchestrem - Kdo Šetří, Má Za Tři
4. Moravská Cimbálová Muzika (Lead Vocals – Hana Giacintová, Marie Vyoralová, Zdenka Hovorková) - K Horám Slunéčko
5. Moravská Cimbálová Muzika (Lead Vocals – Hana Giacintová, Zdenka Hovorková) - Oj, Letěla Bílá Hus
6. Jarmila Veselá - Už Podzim Pláče Do Zahrad (Already Autumn Crying Into The Gardens)
7. František Wimmer– Selka Volá Puta, Puta (Farmer Woman Calls The Chicks) 

Next week we celebrate the Voice, its versality and expressive range.





Monday, 2 May 2022

Revive, Reuse, Recycle - The Vinyl Thread ep.60


 Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week we have vinyl that revives genres, reuses lyrics and recycles melodies. 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 60 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/revive-reuse-recycle-the-vinyl-thread-ep60/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 1st May 2022. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist

1.Violent Femmes – Gone Daddy Gone 
2.Terry And Gerry – Joey 
3. The Smiths - You Just Haven't Earned It Yet Baby 
4.Doppelgänger - Doppelgänger Theme
5.The Byrds – Turn! Turn! Turn! (To Everything There Is A Season)
6. I Gufi - La Sbornia (Lily the Pink)

Next week we have a wicked selection of vinyl from Czechoslovakia to share with you.

Monday, 25 April 2022

Myspace Generation - The Vinyl Thread ep.59



Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week we have records from 2003-2008. It was the early days of a social media revolution, with Myspace connecting musicians with a new worldwide audience via the internet. 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 59 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/myspace-generation-the-vinyl-thread-ep59/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 24th April 2022. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist

1. Tiger Force - Go Back To Your Glass House
2. The Dead Science - Make Mine Marvel
3. Mystro - Strong Rhymin Acapella
4. Nathan Michel - The Planet We Live Song
5. Immigrant –The Violet Flame
6. XX Teens - Darlin' (7”) - Natalie

Next week we go green with a special Revive, Reuse, Recycle episode.

Monday, 18 April 2022

Fruits of Love - The Vinyl Thread ep.58


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week love is in the air, the scent of spring blossoms and the sound of sweet tunes. 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 58 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/fruits-of-love-the-vinyl-thread-ep58/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 17th April 2022. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1. Andrews Sisters – I'll Be With You In Apple Blossom Time
2. Richie Havens - Sugarplums
3. The Beatles – A Taste Of Honey
4. Glenn Miller - Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree
5. Bourvil - Salade De Fruits
6. Los Bronces - Banana Con Azúcar
7. The Kingston Trio - Lemon Tree

Next week we have vinyl from the Myspace Generation (2003-2008), with musicians/labels who still have a myspace page.


Monday, 11 April 2022

French Canadian - The Vinyl Thread ep.57


Welcome to The Vinyl Thread with Natalie and Alban Low. This week we have a selection of 7" French Canadian vinyl from the province of Quebec. 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 57 of The Vinyl Thread here - https://www.mixcloud.com/AlbanLow/french-canadian-the-vinyl-thread-ep57/


Originally broadcast on Radio Nope on the 10th April 2022. Listen to other shows on Radio Nope at www.radionope.com

Tracklist
1. Aut'Chose - Ch'T'aime Pi Ch'T'En Veux
2. Les Atomes - Pauvre Fou
3. Carmen - Les Pantalons
4. Les Aristocrates - Le Train (Qui Ne Revient Pas)
5 . Lise Roy - Linda
6. Monique Gaube - Toi Que J’Inventais
7. Robert Charlebois - Cauchemar
8. Les Bel-Air - Betty

Next week we pluck the gentle fruits of love out of the trees in our vinyl garden.