‘The Block’ With Peter Curtin on SPIN South West: Saturday November 22nd

24 Nov

mr oizothe church

On tonights show: Peter has new music from God Knows and mynameisjOhn featuring MuRLi, Flying Lotus, Lion Babe, A$AP Ferg and Wiley. Herbie Hancock is this weeks record from the crates while ‘The Church’ from Mr. Oizo is the album of the week!

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God Knows & mynameisjOhn ft. MuRLi – Grand Job [Self]

Flying Lotus ft. DOOM – Masquatch [Rockstar Games]

Mr. Oizo – ISoap [Brainfeeder]

A$AP Ferg – Doe-active [RCA]

Hanni El Khalib ft. GZA – Moonlight (Remix) [Innovative Leisure]

Seekae – Test & Recognise (Flume Re-Work) [Free DL]

Deft – The Night Time [Project Mooncircle]

Dorian Concept – Wrong Rhythm Studies [Ninja Tune]

Nina Simone – Mr. Bojangles (Snippet) [RCA Victor]

Lion Babe ft. Childish Gambino – Jump Hi [Outsiders Recorded Music]

SZA ft. Thundercat – Sobriety [TopDawgENT]

Wiley – No Skylarking [Big Dada]

Mr. Oizo – Bear Biscuit [Brainfeeder]

Emeson – Lenton [Self]

Spekulativ Fiktion x Deviant & Naive Ted ft. Clerk 5 – Slave Labour [Unscene]

Fumaca Preta – Recitando Á Toa [Soundway]

Sly Stone – Just Like A Baby [Light In The Attic]

Silk Rhodes – Barely New [Stones Throw]


Kutiman – No One In This World [Self]

Mr. Oizo – Destop [Brainfeeder]

Trian Kayhatu – Red Onion White Garlic [Darker Than Wax]

Portishead – Biscuit [Go! Disc]

Tuxedo – Get U Home [Self]

Baby James – Visit [Ret]

The Como Mamas with The Radiant Rhythm Band – Out Of The Wilderness [Daptone]

Ibeyi – Moma Says {XL]

Tropics – Blame [Innovative Leisure]

Collucutor – Elephant Room [On The Corner]

Herbie Hancock – You’ll Know When You Get There [Warner Bros]

Sean MAc Erlaine – Balcea [Ergodos]

The Block With Peter Curtin on SPIN South West: Saturday November 15th

18 Nov


On tonight’s show Peter has new music from Silk Rhodes, Eric Lau, Criolo, Axel F. Ras G and Chance The Rapper!

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Eric Lau – The Rise (Instrumental) [Kilawatt]
Ghostface Killah ft. Kandace Springs – Love Don’t Live Here No More [Tommy Boy]
Quiet Dawn ft. Oddisee – New Dawn [First Word]
Tek.lun – Heart In Mind [Huh What & Where]
Jneiro Jarel – Gibbons In The Mist [Label Who?]
Axel F.ft. Blu – Omega [Bang Ya Head]
Chance The Rapper & The Social Experiment – No Better Blues
Ras G – Take It Slow [Leaving]
Mr. Oizo – Bear Biscuit [Brainfeeder]
NiKiTCH – Got Me Trippin [Chateau Bruyant]
Beat Spacek – I Wanna Know [Ninja Tune]
The Ramsey Lewis Trio – Collage [Columbia]
Knxwledge – whenevrUreadi [All City]
The Electric Peanut Butter Company – Stealio [Ubiquity]
Keyon Harrold – Her Beauty (Through My Eyes) [BeyondJazz]
Silk Rhodes – Realtime [Stones Throw]
Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band – P.I.M.P [Truth & Soul]
Criolo – Esquiva Esgrima [Sterns Music]
Bonobo – Pelican [Ninja Tune]
Seekae – Test & Recognise [Future Classic]
Andy Stott – Violence [Modern Love]
Evan – Fall In Love [Brownswood]
Prequel – Searching [Rhythm Section INTL]
Paul White – Sahara Deserts [R&S]
Verckys Et L’Orchestre Vévé – Cheka Sana High [Analog Africa]
The Sugarhill Gang – Rapper’s Delight [Sughar Hill]
EVM128 ft. Omar – Beyond [Studio Rockers]
Machinedrum – Safed [Ninja Tune]
Clever Austin – Trash Kit [Equinox]
Monto – Worlds Apart [Free DL]
Operating Theatre – Rampwalk [Self]
Silk Rhodes – Pains [Stones Throw]

The Block With Peter Curtin on SPIN South West: Saturday November 8th

10 Nov


On tonight’s show, Peter has new albums from Les Sins, Dean Blunt, The Budos Band and Clark. Jane Weaver’s fantastic new project ‘The Silver Globe’ is the album of the week and there are big tracks from Goldbloc, Kindness, The Black Opera and Tony Allen plus a classic track from Stereolab!

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MFP – Funktion Four [Beats For Change]

Romare – Roots [Ninja Tune]

Clark – Silvered Iris [Warp]

Les Sins – Bellow [Company]

Goldbloc ft. Solei – Black Gold [Cllctive]

Alice Coltrane – Sivaya [Warner Bros]

Jonny Faith – Zheng [Tru Thoughts]

The Black Opera ft. Georgia Anne Muldrow – Beginning Of The End [Mello Music]

Wildbirds & Peacedrums – Everything All The Time [Self]

Kindness ft. Kelela – With You [Female Energy]

Shafiq Husayn ft. J. Mitchell – Reincarnation [Eglo]

BADBADNOTGOOD – Kaleidoscope (Kaytranada’s Flip) [Free DL]

Egadz – Night Stalker [Self]

The Sorcerers – The Terror [Here & Now Recordings]


Wax Tailor – Alien In My Belly (Phonovisions Symphonic Version) [Le Plan Recordings]

Jane Weaver – Mission Desire [Finders Keepers]

Stereolab – Diagonals [Duophonic Super 45’s]

The RONGETZ Foundation – Kiss Kiss Double Jab [Heavenly Sweetness]

The Budos Band – Shattered Winds [Daptone]

Dean Blunt – Punk [Rough Trade]

Jane Weaver – Arrows [Finders Keepers]

Nick Hakim – I Don’t Know [Earseed]

Jon Phonics – Naim [HoTep]

Bacao Rhythm & Steel Band – Bacao Suave [Plane Jane]

Francis Bebey – Bissau [Born Bad]

Jane Weaver – Don’t Take My Soul [Finders Keepers]

Alsarah & The Nubatones – Habibi Taal (Jeremy Sole Remix ft. Clap!Clap! & Beats Unique) [WonderWheel]

Tony Allen – African Man [Jazz Village]

The Block With Peter Curtin: Saturday November 1st

4 Nov

run the jewels

On tonight’s show: Run The Jewels 2 is the album of the week, Peter also features new albums from Black Milk and We Are Shining and there are big tracks from Romare, Tommy KD, Deviant & Naive Ted, Boxcutter and the Mercury Award winners Young Fathers!

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Romare – Roots [Ninja Tune]

Run The Jewels – Angel Duster [Mass Appeal]

Black Milk – All Mighty [Computer Ugly]

J Zone – Stick Up [Old Maid Entertainment]

Young Fathers – Get Up [Big Dada]

Tommy KD – Bag A Gear [Anam]

Spekulativ Fiction x Deviant & Naive Ted – Intro [Unscene Music]

Flamingosis – Going Up! [Self]

We Are Shining – Hey You!

Alsarah & The Nubatones – Fugu (Chancha Via Circuito Remix) [Wonderwheel]

Machinedrum – Only 1 Way 2 Know [Ninja Tune]

Boxcutter – Travel By Dragonfly [Kinnejo]

Cid Rim – Wait [Jakarta]

The Betty Ford Boys – Watch My Bacc [Melting Pot]

Creature In The Woods ft. Emily Cilbourn – Slow [Sweet Tiger]


Jon Phonics ft Yasine – Elevations [HoTep]

Dorian Concept – Mint [Ninja Tune]

Cakedog – They Was Sleeping [Leaving]

SIAM – Paradise [Self]

Bonobo – Flashlight [Ninja Tune]

Run The Jewels – Oh My Darling Don’t Cry [Mass Appeal]

Ghost Writerz – Back It Up (Instrumental) [Tru Thoughts]

Run The Jewels – Lie, Cheat, Steal [Mass Appeal]

Orgone – I Get Lifted [Ubiquity]

Chosen Few – People Make The World Go Round [Dub Store]

Os Ipanemas – Nana [Mr. Bongo]

We Are Shining – Road [Marathon]

Keyboard – Peaceable World [Soundway]

Submotion Orchestra – Time Will Wait Counter]

The Block With Peter Curtin on SPIN South West: Saturday October 25th

28 Oct

objekt cover

On tonight’s show Peter has new music from Julio Bashmore, Swindle, and Shafiq Husayn, the new albums from Objekt and Dorian Concept are featured plus Peter speaks with Brianfeeder’s Taylor Mcferrin about his new album ‘Early Riser’.

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Okmalumkoolkat – Holy Oxygen [Affine]

Flying Lotus ft. Captain Murphy & Snoop Dogg – Dead Man’s Tetris [Warp]

Ghostface Killah & BADBADNOTGOOD ft. Elzhi – Gunshowers [Lex]

Lethal Dialect – 13 Til Infinity [Self/Bandcamp]

Julio Bashmore – Rhythm Of Auld [Broadwalk]

Swindle – Summer Fruits [Brownswood]

Zara McFarlane – Move (Atjazz Remix) [Brownswood]

Shafiq Husayn ft. Anderson Paak – It’s Better For You [Eglo]

Skinshape – Heartache [Melting Records]

Khruangbin – The Infamous Bill [Night Time Stories]

Dorian Concept – 11.04.2012 [Ninja Tune]

Objekt – Second Witness [PAN]

2562 – Cosmic Bounce [When In Doubt]

Taylor McFerrin – Broken Vibes [Bonzai Sound]


Tony Allen – Moving On [Jazz Village]

***Taylor McFerrin In Conversation***

Taylor McFerrin ft. Nai Palm – The Antidote [Brainfeeder]

Taylor McFerrinFlorasia [Brainfeeder]

Taylor McFerrin – Stepps [Brainfeeder]

Taylor McFerrin ft. Robert Glasper & Thundercat – Already There [Brainfeeder]

Taylor McFerrin ft. Emily King – Decisions [Brainfeeder]

Taylor McFerrin ft. RYAT – Place In My Heart [Brainfeeder]

Taylor McFerrin ft. Bobby McFerrin, Cesar Camargo Mariano – Invisible/Listen [Brainfeeder]

Bobby McFerrin – Moondance [Elektra]

Ab-Soul – The Book Of Soul [TopDawgENT]

Kenny Wheeler, Norma Winstone & The London Vocal Project – Humpty Dumpty [Edition]

John Holt – Ali Baba [Trojan]

Willie Royal – General Alarm (The Message) [Audio Connection]

Lonnie Sattin – Sweatheart [Portrait/BMI]

James Moran ft. Meshell Ndegeocello – The Joint Is Jumpin’ [Blue Note]

The Block With Peter Curtin on SPIN South West: Saturday October 18th

21 Oct


On tonight’s show Peter presents his third round up of the year, featuring all the best selections on the programme over the past three months! So expect big tracks from Flying Lotus, Aphex Twin, Faltydl, Dorian Concept and more!

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Run The Jewels – Blockbuster Night Part 1 [Mass Appeal]

The Bug ft. Manga – Function [Ninja Tune]

The Underachievers – Luminescence [RPM]

SBTRKT ft. A$ap Ferg – Voices In My Head [Young Turks]

Flying Lotus ft. Kendrick Lamar & Thundercat – Never Catch Me [Warp]

Amp Live – 100,000 Watts [Plug Research]

Jwhy – Where Do You Want To Go [Self]

Jonwayne ft. Scoop Deville – Kenan & Kale [Self]

Homeboy Sandman – Problems [Stones Throw]

Bantum ft. Eimear O’donovan & Owensie – Roll Pt. II [Self]

Stee Downes – Caught Up (Alex Barck Remix) [Sonar Kollektiv]

Aphex Twin – Minipops67[120.02][Source Field Mix]

Dorian Concept – Ann River, Mn [Ninja Tune]

Julio Bashmore ft. J’Danna – Simple Love [Broadwalk]

Herbert – Bumps [Accidental]

Redinho – Playing With Fire [Numbers]

We Are Shining – Hot Love [Marathon Artists]

GUTS – Musicotherapy [Jakarta]

Clap!Clap! – Kuj Yato [Black Acre]

Ibeyi – River [XL]

Common ft. Cocaine 80’s – Young Hearts Run Free [Def Jam]

Raury – Woodcrest Manor [LoveRenaissance]

Photay – No Sass [Astro Nautico]

Swindle – Smash N’Grab [Brownswood]

Black Milk – Detroit’s New Dance Show [Self]

Jon Phonics – Face Of Spades [First Word]


Airhead – Believe [1-800 Dinosaur]

Faltydl – Huff & Puff Bruk [Swamp 81]

Kaytranada – TaDaTa [Self]

Rucyl ft. Coultrain – Choose Your Poison [Self]

Trance Farmers – Lone Star [Leaving]

Bilal – SIRENS II [Linear Labs]

James Moran ft. Meshell Ndegeocello – Ain’t Misbehavin’ [Blue Note]

Voids – Knowing [Fly High Society]

Mndsgn – Exchanging [Stones Throw]

Max Graef ft. Wayne Snow – Jane (Fur Hannah) [Tartelet]

Ahwlee – Msubi [Self]

Diggs Duke – Secrets Seem Rehearsed [Brownswood]

Orlando Julius & The Heliocentrics – In The Middle [Strut]

Fofoulah ft. Ghostpoet – Don’t Let Your Mind Unravel, Safe Travels [Glitterbeat]

Paul White – Honey Cats [R&S]

Kode9 & The Spaceape – Pictures On The Wall [Hyperdub]

Rustie – Green Language [Warp]

Nautic – Lay Back [DEEK]

GoGo Penguin – Golden Dog Barbeque [Gondwanna]

The Block With Peter Curtin on SPIN South West: Saturday October 11th

17 Oct


On tonight’s show: Peter has new albums from Paul White, Nehruviandoom, Caribou, Otis Brown III and Flying Lotus is the album of the week!  There are big new tracks from Wiley, Hudson Mohawke and BADBADNOTGOOD and Peter pays tribute to the Spaceape who passed away recently.

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Flying Lotus ft. kendrick Lamar – Never Catch me [Warp]

Wiley – On A Level [Big Dada]

Guilty Simpson – Presence [Stones Throw]

Hudson Mohawke – King Kong Beaver [Warp]

Redinho – Playing With Fire [Numbers]

Flying Lotus ft. Captain Murphy – The Boys Who Died In Their Sleep [Warp]

Nehruviandoom – Om [Lex]

Ras G ft. Khaill – Sadiq – Walk With Me [Leaving]

Nuhruviandoom – Darkness (HBU)

Paul White – Fighting To Dance [R&S]

Caribou – Silver [City Slang]

Flying Lotus ft. Thundercat – Descent Into Madness [Warp]

Nikitch – Paused [Chapteau Bruyant]


Fatima – Ridin’ Round (Sky High) [Eglo]

Mark E – Activity [Future Boogie]


Art Ensemble Of Chicago – Theme De Yoyo (Skinnerbox Edit) [Darkroom Dubs]

Jamie XX – Sleep Sound [Young Turks]

Jungle – The Heat (Joy Orbison Remix) [XL]

Flying Lotus ft. Herbie Hancock – Moment Of Hesitation [Warp]

Otis Brown III – The Way (Truth & Life) [Blue Note]

The Black Opera ft. Georgia Anne Muldrow – In The Chambers Of Her Goodness [Someothaship]

Daedelus – Battery Smoke [Brainfeeder]

Paul White – Sitting In Circles [R&S]

Tokimonsta – The Beginning [Young Art]

Kode9 & The Spaceape – Autumn Has Come [Hyperdub]

Earnest Ranglin – More & More Amore [Dub Store Records]

Flying Lotus – Turtles [Warp]

Glass Animals – Gooey (Mike Slott Remix)

Francis Bebey – Blinta Madiallo [Born Bad]


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