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The Block with Peter Curtin on SPIN South West: Saturday April 25th

28 Apr

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On tonight’s show Peter has new music from Eagle Nebula, Tyler, The Creator, Yellowstraps, Toro Y Moi, Kamasi Washington, Mavis Staples, Lil Silva, Hudson Mohawke, Onra, Roots Manuva and Kendrick Lamar plus ‘Choose Your Weapon’ from Hiatus Kaiyote is the album of the week! 

Hour 1

Hour 2



Hiatus Kaiyote – Boderline With My Atoms [Flying Buddha/Sony]

Lil Silva – 606 [Good Years]

Hudson Mohawke – Ryderz [Warp]

Oddisee – That’s Love [Mello Music]

Kendrick Lamar ft. Rapsody – Complexion (A Zulu Love) [Top Dawg ENT]

Onra ft. Chuck Inglish – So Long [All City]

Knxwledge – JStowee [Stones Throw]

Jesse Fischer & Sly5thAve – Vein Melter [Tru Thoughts]

INNOCENTFungus – Pass The Paper [Self]

Bolts – Beginning [Fly High Society]

Maalem Mahmoud Guinia & Floating Points – Mimoum Marhaba [Eglo]

Roots Manuva – Like A Drum [Big Dada]

Nonku Phiri – Things We Do On A Weekend [Albino Black]

Uffe – I Can Show You High [Tartelet]

Clerk 5 X Naive Ted – Troublesome [Free DL]


Hiatus Kaiyote – Fingerprints [Flying Buddha/Sony]

Eagle Nebula – Eternal Sunshine [Self]

Gaby Hernandez – Messy Love [Self]

Tyler, the Creator ft. Roy Ayers – FIND YOUR WINGS [Odd Future]

Roy Ayers – Don’t Stop The Feeling [Polydor]

Toro Y Moi – The Flight [Carpark]

Yellowstraps – Dizzy State [1M Records]

LA Priest – Oino [Domino]

Hiatus Kaiyote – The Lung [Flying Buddha/Sony]

Amanaz – Africa [Now Again]

Mavis Staples – Fight [Self]

Dayme Arocena – Sin Empezar [Brownswood]

Kamasi Washington – Miss Understanding [Brainfeeder]


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

20 Apr


On tonight’s show Peter has the new albums from Tyler, The Creator, Lapalux, Monophonics and Annabel (lee) plus big tracks from Prefuse 73, Onra, L’Orange & Jeremiah Jae and Henrik Schwarz!

Hour 1

Hour 2 



Tyler, The Creator – BUFFALO [Odd Future]

Max Graef & Glen Astro – Cool Garage Band Intro [Money $ex Records]

Onra ft. Daz Dillinger & Oliver Daysoul – We Ridin’ [All City]

L’Orange & Jeremiah Jae ft. Homeboy Sandman – Ignore The Man To Your Right [Mello Music]

Eric Lau – Dedication A, B & C [Frist Word]

Kendrick Lamar – Momma [Top Dawg ENT]

Lapalux – Make Money [Brainfeeder]

Gantz – Spooky Action From A Distance [Blacklist]

Tyler, The Creator – Find Your Wings [Odd Future]

Adrian Younge ft. Laetitia Sadier – Memories Of War [Linear Labs]

Hiatus Kaiyote – Shaolin Monk Motherfunk [Flying Budda/Sony]

The Fabulous Three – Odyssey Revised [Truth & Soul]

Cotton Claw – Sunset Glow [Cascade Records]

J*Davey – Strong Anticipation [iLLaV8r]

Revenu – Masque [DryCry]

Prefuse 73 – Applauded Assumptions [Temporary Residence]

k15 – Mist [No Room For Air US]


Lakker – Pylon [R&S]

iZem ft. Nina Miranda – Agua Viva [INI Movement]

Pedro Santos – Agua Viva [Polysom]

Nigerian Union Rhythm Group – Tortoise Mambo [Soundway]

King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard – The River [Self]

Monophonics – Falling Apart [Self]

Eire Apparent – Yes I Need Someone [Buddah]

Isao Tomita – Clair De Lune [RCA]

Nosaj Thing ft. Whoarei – Don’t Mind Me [Innovative Leisure]

Annabel (lee) – Could It Be The Siren Lovers [Ifmusic]

Nomine – Blind Man [Tempa]

Byron Morris & Unity – Reunion [Jazzman]

Nude – Give It Up [Moose]

Nils Frahm – Ode [Erased Tapes]

Henrik Schwarz – Leave My Head Alone Brain Seven [Sony Classical International]


Yatha Bhuta Jazz Combo – Untitled

28 Mar

Yatha Bhuta Jazz Combo – Untitled from 100to on Vimeo.

Forthcoming on All City! Onra and Buddy Sativa combine…

The Block Saturday October 15th

17 Oct

Peter drops new tracks from Jay Electronica, Tall Black Guy, DVA, José James and Leron Thomas plus he previews the new Chinoiseries album from Onra!

Listen back here.

Download here.


Jay Electronica ft. Mobb Deep – Call Of Duty MW3 [Roc Nation]

Blu – Gasoline (In The City) Part One [Mix Tape]

Gun Selectah – Villa Ghetto (Lol Boys Remix) [Friends Of Friends]

Onra – Fight Or Die [All City]

Teebs – Everyone Alive Wants Answers [CDR]

Tall Black Guy – Dance Forever [First World Records]

Proh Mic – Easy Luvin’ [All Natural]

Quantic – Snakes In The Grass [Tru Thoughts]

B Bravo ft. Zackney Force Funk – Kiss ‘N’ Tell [Earnest Endeavours]

Dam-Funk – Forever [Scion A/V]

DVA – Madness (Instrumental) [Hyperdub]

Black Thought ft. Malil B & MdotL – Stay True [CDR]

Black Milk & Danny Brown – Zap [Fat Beats]

9th Wonder ft Phonte & Median – Band Practice [Traffic Entertainment]

Jill Scott – Lovely Day [Hidden Beach]


Geeneus ft. Ms. Dynamite – Get Low [CDR]

Joker ft. Jessie Ware & Freddie Gibbs – The Vision [4Ad]

Kissey – Cry [Self Release]

Sir Froderick – Openinggame [CDR]

Onra – In My Mind [All City]

José James – Trouble [All Saints Basement Session]

Leron Thomas – Jade Mei Fun [Leron Thomas]

Eliphino – I Played [Somethinksounds]

Ruairi Lynch – Gravy [CDR]

LoVeMuscLe – maGic CarPet RiDe [CDR]

Onra – Meet The Queen [All City]

Oneohtrix – Replica [Software]

Zara McFarlane – More Than Mine [Brownswood]

DJ Shadow – Sad & Lonely [Island]

Lalah Hathaway – This Could Be Love [Stax]

The Block Playlist for Saturday May 15th

18 May
“Brand new music tonight Common, Onra, Kings Go Forth, Guilty Simpson, Oddisee, Africa Hitech, Houseshoes, Architeq, Illum Sphere, Quantic and Ikonika, check it!”


Jay Electronica ft. Diddy – The Ghost Of Christopher Wallace (CDR)

Mr. Chop & C.L. Smooth – Straighten It Out (Stones Throw)

Common ft. Queen Latifah – Next Time (Geffen)

Onra ft T3 – The One (All City)

Erykah Badu – UMM HMM (Universal Motown)

Kings Go Forth – One Day (Lukabop)

The Undisputed Truth – Earthquake Shake (Motown)

Guilty Simpson – Something Good (Intermission Two) (Stones Throw)

Paul White ft. Guilty Simpson – Ancient Treasure (Now Again)

Gang Starr – Just To Get A Rep (Chrysalis)

Oddisee – I’m From PG (CDR)

Dimlite ft. Elan Tamara – On The Same PIcture (Now Again)

Samiyam – Fishsticks (All City)

Falty DL – Some Day My Queen Will Come (Bleep)

Africa Hitech – The Sound Of Tomorrow (Warp)


Andreya Triana – Lost Where I Belong (Flying Lotus Rmx) (Ninja Tune)

Flying Lotus – MmmHmm (Warp)

Suite For Ma Dukes – Untitled/Fantastic (Live) (Mochilla)

Houseshoes – Newports (All City)

Aleuda – Galope (Far Out)

Bokoor Band – Onukpa Swapo (Kona)

Malcolm McLaren – Soweto (Charisma)

TOKiMONSTA – Glaring Lights (Ramp)

Architeq ft. Llija Rudman – Mind Games (Samoyed Mix) (Tirk)

Illum Sphere – Technopolis (3024)

Hypnotic Brass Ensemble – Spottie (Choice Cuts)

Dave Bartholomew – Shrimp And Gump (Commodore/Jazzman)

Quantic Presenta Flowering Inferno – Dub Y Guagunco

Sun Ra & His Intergalactic Myth Science Solar Arkestra – Sleeping Beauty (Artyard)

Roy Brookes & The Artistic Truth – The Lost Prophet (Jazzman)

Ikonika – Idiot (Hyperdub)

september 12th

17 Sep
“we have tracks from the brand new jay z album the blueprint 3 plus new music from paul white, donn t, bei bei & shawn lee, ikonika, lord newborn, laura vane, joy orbison, floating points, subeena and a track from mercury award winner speech debelle, check it!”


jay z – thank you
jay z – d.o.a (death of auto-tune)
j dilla ft black thought – reality check
bibio – fire ant
paul white – so far away
debrúit – sole’s sweat
shafiq husayn – lil girl
donn t – kisses
bei bei & shawn lee ft georgia anne muldrow – make me stronger (remix)
nadsroic – leopards
jay z – venus vs mars
hudson mo’hawke – rising 5
fulgeance – sour socca
eve & benga – me n my
frank nitt – hollyhood
ikonika – smuck


lord newborn & the magic skulls- ringa ding ding ding
mayer hawthorn – maybe so, maybe no
laura vane & the vipertones – roof off
odyssey – our lives are shaped by what we love
speech debelle – better days
stacey epps – floatin
the clonious ft muhsinah – one at a time
joy orbison – hyph mngo
the beatles – tomorrow never knows
talking heads – air
floating points ft fatima – peroration v
yoggy one – preparation

**onra triplet**

onra – last tango in saigon
onra – disco
onra – i wanna go back

j period & k’nann – belly full
subeena ft jamie woon & om’mas keith – solidify

may 23rd

26 May
“big show tonight with new music from caetano velosa, we pay tribute to sun ra and also with the sun finally making an appearance we put together a special Brazilian mix, check it!!”


j dilla & black thought – reality check
onra – disco
j live – the understanding
slum village ft marsha ambrosius – cloud 9
soil & pimp sessions – a.i.e (tugg edit)
doom – gazillion ear
john robinson ft lewis parker – a place called home
kid sublime – rappin’ black
prefuse 73 – natures uplifting revenge
bullion – young heartache
cooly g – love dub (refix)
martyn ft dbridge – these words
carl craig & moritz von oswald – movement 6
jimi tenor – global party
billy brooks – fourty days
instituto mexicano del sunido – sinfonia agridulce


the invisible – london girl
barabas – mellow blow
menahan st band – karina
mulatu astatke & the heliocentrics – blue nile
moondog – frog bog

**sun ra tribute**

sun ra – on jupitar
salah ragab & the cario jazz band – a tribute to sun ra
sun ra – where pathway’s meet

floating points love me like this

**brazilian mix**

azymuth – carnival
sabrina melheiros – connexao
zito righi e seu conjunto – birmbau
caetano veloso – a cor amarela
amaro de souza – a coroa do rei
zelia barbosa – carcara
elis regina – memorias de marta saré
belmondo & milton nascimento – ponta de areia