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The Block with Peter Curtin on SPIN South West: Saturday February 14th

15 Feb


On tonight’s show Peter has new music from BADBADNOTGOOD, Ibeyi, THEESatisfaction and Ady Suleiman. We take a look at some of the big winners from the Grammy awards plus drummer and producer Makaya McCraven joins Peter on the phone to talk about his new project ‘In The Moment’. 

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BADBADNOTGOOD & Ghostface Killah ft. DOOM – Ray Gun [Lex]

Aphex Twin – Minipops 67[120.2][Source Field Mix] [Warp]

Flako – Kuku [Five Easy Pieces]

Melanie De Biasio – I’m Gonna Leave You (Clap!Clap! Remix) [PIAS]

THEESatisfaction – EarthEE [Subpop]

Kendrick Lamar – I [Interscope]

Space Age – Colour Blind [Self]

James Blake – Words That We Both Know [1-800 Dinosaur]

T-woc – Track 07 [Unreleased]

JNTH STEIN x Brasstracks – Laced Up [Self]

Ady Suleiman – So Lost [Sony]

Robert Glasper ft. Lalah Hathaway & Malcolm-Jamal Warner – Jesus Children [Blue Note]

Erykah Badu – Didn’t Cha Know [Motown]

***Classic From The Crates***

Prince Paul – You Made Me (A.K.C.) [Tommy Boy]

Pharrell Williams – Hunter [I Am Other]


Ibeyi – Ghosts [XL]

Francis Bebey – Catching Up [Born Bad]

Segun Bucknor – A Yinde Ogo [Vampi Soul]

Master Plan Inc. – Something To Be Done [Jazzman]

The Buddy Rich Big Band – Bugle Call Rag [Pacific Jazz]

***Makaya McCraven Interview***

Makaya McCraven – Requests [International Anthem]

Stephen McCraven ft. Archie Shepp – Song Of The Forest Boogaraboo [Self]

Cold Duck Complex – I’ve Got A Friend [Dozo]

Makaya McCraven – The Jaunt [International Anthem]

Makaya McCraven – Gnawa [International Anthem]

Makaya McCraven – TomTom [International Anthem]

Makaya McCraven – On The Spot [International Anthem]

Madlib – Cue 4 [Stones Throw]

Makaya McCraven – In The Moment [International Anthem]

Makaya McCraven – Butterscotch [International Anthem]

Robert Glasper – Dillalude 3

Skid Row – Night Of The Warm Witch (Snippet) [CBS]

Portico ft. Joe Newman – 101 [Self]

Chick Corea Trio – Work [Concord]

Beck – Say Goodbye [Capitol]


The Block with Peter Curtin ‘Best Of 2014’ on SPIN South West: Saturday December 20th

21 Dec


Peter presents his annual run down of the best tracks of the year with 106 choice selections in the mix!

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God Knows & mynameisjOhn – Maroto [Self]

Pusha T – Lunch Money [Def Jam]

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

The Bug ft. Manga – Function [Ninja Tune]

Mr. Oizo – Bear Biscuit [Brainfeeder]

Okmalumkoolkat – Holy Oxygen [Affine]

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

Swindle – Walters Call [Brownswood]

DJ Rashad X DJ Taso X DJ Spinn – Worldstar VIP [Self]

Little Dragon – Klapp Klapp (Swindle Remix) [Because Music]

Illumsphere – Embryonic (Lone Remix) [Ninja Tine]

Leon Vynehall – Inside The Deku Tree [3024]

Anushka – World in A Room [Brownswood]

Aphex Twin – Minipops 67[120.2][Source Field Mix] [Warp]

Romare – Roots [Ninja Tune]

Airhead – Believe [1-800 DINOSAUR]

Kode 9 & The Spaceape – Pictures On The Wall [Hyperdub]

Herbert – Bumps [Accidental]

Dorian Concept – Ann River, Mn [Ninja Tune]

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

Hiatus Kaiyote – By Fire [Flying Buddha/Sony]

Typesun – Little While [Roots Elevation]

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

Mac Miller – ft. Earl Sweatshirt – Polo Jeans [Mixtape]

Raury – Woodcrest Manor [LoveRenaissance]

Adrian Younge Presents The Souls Of Mischief – All You Got Is Your Word [Linear Labs]

Oddisee – La Boulevard Mountemartre [Mello Music]

X – Long Gone [Self]

Kelis – Cobbler [Ninja Tune]

DeRobert & The Half-Truths – Ooo Wee [G.E.D. Soul]

Maurice ‘Mobetta’ Brown ft. Talib Kweli & Saunders Sermons – Fly By Night [Brown]

Common – War [Warner Bros]

Magic Drum Ensemble – Drop It Like It’s Hot [Tru Thoughts]

Karol Conka – Boa Noite [Mr. Bongo]

Shabazz Palaces – They Come In Gold [Sub Pop]

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

BADBADNOTGOOD – CS60 [Innovative Leisure]

JWhy – Where Do You Want To Go? [Self]

Redinho – Playing With Fire [Numbers]

Myron & E – Dangerous [Stones Throw]

Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – Stranger To My Happiness [Daptone]

We Are Shining – Hey You! [Marathon Artists]

Charles Trees – Rootwork [Kudos]

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

Werkha – Tempo Tempo [Tru Thoughts]

Photay – No Sass [Astro Nautico]

Actress – Rule [Ninja Tune]

Dean Blunt – Punk [Rough Trade]

Jane Weaver – Mission Desire [Bird]

Trudie Dawn Smith – No Pop [Stac]

Martyn – Drones [Ninja Tune]

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


Floating Points – King Bromeliad [Eglo]

Ajukaja & Andrevski – Rare Birds [Levels]

Lone – Restless City [R&S]

Matthewdavid – In My World [Brainfeeder]

Silk Rhodes – Hold Me Down [Stone Throw]

D’Angelo & The Vanguard – Till It’s Done (Tutu) [RCA]

Danny G & The Major 7ths – Be With You [Hipdrop]

Ibeyi – River [XL]

FKA Twigs – Hours [Young Turks]

Mndsgn – Exchanging [Stones Throw]

Nick Hakim – I Don’t Know [Earseed]

Evan – Fall In Love Part 1 [Brownswood]

DJM Trio – DMT Song (Flying Lotus Cover) [Paxico]

Otis Brown III ft. Bilal – The Thought Of You [Blue Note]

James Moran ft. Meschell Ndegeochello – Ain’t Misbehavin’ [Blue Note]

Keyon Harrold – Her Beauty (Through My Eyes) [BeyondJazz]

tUnE-yArDs – Look Around [4AD]

Teebs ft. Jonti – Holiday [Brainfeeder]

Caribou – Silver [City Slang]

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

Mono/poly – Ra Rise [Brainfeeder]

Goldbloc ft. Solei – Black Gold [Cllctive]

Low Leaf & King Britt – Rise Up [Fresh Selects]

Eomac – Rising 3 [KILLEKILL]

FaltyDL – Huff & Puff Bruk [Swamp81]

Wiley – On A Level [Big Dada]

Young Fathers – Get Up [Big Dada]

Nocando – Never Looked Better [Hellfyre Club]

Spekulativ Fiktion x Deviant & Naive Ted – Intro [Unscene]

Karl Hector & The Malcouns – Transition A [Now Again]

Fumaca Preta – Recitando A Toa [Soundway]

Lee Fields & The Expressions – in The Woods [Truth & Soul]

Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 – Black Woman [Knitting Factory]

Soul Jazz Orchestra – East Of The River Nile [Strut]

Paul White – Honey Cats [R&S]

Ikebe Shakedown – Stone By Stone [Ubiquity]

Trance Farmers – Lone Star [Leaving]

Al Dobson Jr. – Nankoo On Keys [Rhythm Section International]

Jay Electronica ft. Latonya Givens – Better In Tune With The Infinite [Roc Nation]

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

Taylor McFerrin – Stepps [Brainfeeder]

Tony Allen – Moving On [Jazz Village]

Quantic ft. Thalma de Freitas – Aguas De Sorongo [Tru Thoughts]

SBTRKT – Everybody Knows [Young Turks]

Ana Tijoux – ER-RRRO-R [Nancional]

Tommy KD – Bag A Gear [Anam]

Clap!Clap! – Kuj Yato [Black Acre]

To Be Frank – The Only One [Solebay]

VOIDS – Knowing [Fly High Society]

Jon Phonics – Face Of Spades [First Word]

Gogo Penguin – Garden Dog Barbeque [Gonwana]

Beck – Say Goodbye [Capitol]

Sonzeira – The Plum Blossom [Brownswood]

Neneh Cherry – Everything [Smalltown Supersound]

‘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!

Listen again here.

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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: Saturday September 13th

17 Oct


Peter is back with more soulful underground sounds!

Listen again here.

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Bantum – Roll Pt. II [Self]

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

Adrian Younge Presents The Souls Of Mischief – Panic Struck [Linear Labs]

Jehy – Where Do You Want To Go [Self]

GUTS – Want It Back [Heavenly Sweetness]

The Bug – Function [Ninja Tune]

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

SBTRKT – New Dorp, New York [Young Turks]

J*Davey – Deadly [Self]

Taylor McFerrin ft. Ryat – PLace In My Heart [Brainfeeder]

Lone – Begin To Begin [R&S]

Jon Phonics – Face Of Spades [First Word]

Chief – Games! [Self]

Herbert – Bumps [Accidental]


Adrian Younge ft. Bilal – Sirens II [Linear Labs]

Step Kids – The Slap [Stones Throw]

Trance Farmers – Lone Star [Leaving]

Nautic – Lay Back [DEEK]

Otis Brown III – You’re Still The One [Blue Note]

Ibeyi – River [XL]

Mndsgn – Exchanging [Stones Throw]

FKA Twigs – Hours [Young Turks]

Electric Wire Hustle – Bottom Line [Okay Player]

Jose James – Simply Beautiful [Blue Note]

Soneizra – The Plum Blossom [Talkin’ Loud]

Afro-Latin Vintage Orchestra – Pulsion [Ubiquity]

Paul White – Honey Cats [R&S]

Dorian Concept – Draft Culture [Ninja Tune]