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The Block with Peter Curtin on SPIN South West: Saturday June 6th

9 Jun


On tonight’s show; Peter has new music from Nebraska, HNNY, Kyodai, A$AP Rocky and Mirror Signal plus ‘In Colour’ from Jamie XX is the album of the week!

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Nebraska – The Stoop [Mr. Saturday Night]

Kyodai – You Know It [Room With A View]

Mirror Signal – All Along [Pegdoll LTD]

Jamie XX – Hold Tight [Young Turks]

A$AP Rocky ft. Joe Fox, Kanye West – Jukebox Joints [RCA]

This Side Up – Smoke Break [Self]

Bolts – Messages (One 4 Mercury [Fly High Society]

DJ Rashad ft. DJ Spinn – CCP2 [Hyperdub]

Danny Scrilla – Jello [Cosmic Bridge]

Quelle Chris – Nothing Moves [Mello Music]

Tribo Massáhi – Pae Joao [Goma Gringa Discos]

Francois & The Atlas Mountains – Ayan Filé (Clap!Clap! Remix) [Domino]

Eddie Palmieri – Condiciones Que Existen [Soul Jazz]

KONE – Dig Two Graves [New Los Angeles]


Jamie XX – The Rest Is Noise [Young Turks]

HNNY _ Cheer Up My Brother [Omena]

Quantic – Creation (East L.A.) [Tru Thoughts]

Typesun ft. Alex Rita – Water Song [Root Elevation]

Lyn Williams – Don’t Be Surprised [AOE]

Lee Fields & The Expressions – Standing By Your Side [Truth & Soul]

Jackie Wilson – You Keep Me Hanging On [Mukat]

Adrian Younge Presents: Ghostface Killah, Raekwon & Rza – Return Of The Savage [Linear Labs]

Little Simz ft. Kent Jamz – Top Down [Self]

Dam-Funk – From AG Perspective [Stones Throw]

Taxie – Rock Don’t Stop [Eglo]

Kanaku Y El Tigre – Quema, Quema, Quema [Strut/Tiger’s Milk Records]

Owiny Sigoma Band – Changaa Attack [Brownswood]

London Jazz Four with Sydenhem School – Death Is Near [Jazzman]

White Magic – I’m Hiding My Nightingale [Leaving]

Jamie XX – Girl [Young Turks]


The Block With Peter Curtin on SPIN South West: Saturday January 10th

12 Jan

murli 1

Peter is back for his first show of 2015 with his usual eclectic mix! On tonight’s show Peter has the exclusive first play of MuRli’s new ep ‘Surface Tension’ and there are big tracks from D’Angelo, Sharon Jones, iZem, J. Cole, Nabowa and James Tillman!

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MuRli ft. God Knows – Both Sides [Self]

Souleance – Ramble On (Led Zeppelin Re-Edit) [First Word]

Can – A Spectacle [Spoon]

Hanni El Khatib – The Teeth [Innovative Leisure]

D’Angelo & The Vanguard – Sugah Daddy [RCA]

Dorothy Ashby – Cause I Need It [Cadet]

MuRli – John Coffey [Self]

Kutmah – Gettin’ Better (Sativa) [Self]

Shuggie Otis – Xl-30 [Epic]

Kadhja Bonet – Tears For Lamont [Self]

Caetano Veloso – Trés Caravelas (Las Trés Caravelas) [Universal Sound]

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers – Cubano Chant [Columbia]

YoAstrum – Island [Self]

J. Cole – St. Tropez [Columbia]


Antonio Sanchez – Doors & Distance [New Regency]

Nabowa ft. Kamasi Washington – Bandada [Bud Music]

Bernard Purdie – Heavy Soul Slinger [Flying Dutchman]

Tuxedo – Do It [Stones Throw]

Deviant & Naive Ted – Plastique [Rabble/FreeDL]

MuRli ft. Steve Hanks – Strangerphobia [Self]

Fela Ransome-Kuti – Chop & Quench [Parlophone]

Joe Cocker – Woman To Woman [A&M]

Quantic ft Ana Tijoux – Doo Wop (That Thing) [Tru Thoughts]

Tom Zé – Feira De Santana [Luaka Bop]

Mo Kolours – Purple Humble [HIT + RUN]

Karl Hector & The Malcouns – Irtijal [Now Again]

James Tillman – Love Within [Self]

Dorival Caymmi – Berimbau [Soul Jazz]

Azar Lawrence – Gratitude [Prestige]

The Block With Peter Curtin: Saturday May 10th

14 May


On tonight’s show Peter has the new albums from Tune-Yards, Pharoahe Monch and Colonel Red, big tracks from Matthewdavid, Fatima and Te’Amir plus new Irish music from God Knows & MynameisjOhn, Nubus and Teishi-1! 

Listen again here

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Pharoahe Monch ft. The Stepkids – Eht Dnarg Noisulli [W.A.R. Media]

God Knows & MynameisjOhn – Twentyfourseven [Self Release]

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib – Shame (BadBadNotGood Remix) [Madlib Invazion]

Jeremiah Jae ft. Oliver The 2nd – Survival [Mixtape]

Jazz Spastiks ft. Count Bass D – Delicious [Self]

Nikitch – Radiated Light [Brownswood]

Matthewdavid – In My World [Brainfeeder]

Te’Amir – Dance Of The Highlander [Self]

Eric Lau & Tawiah ft. Kaidi Tatham – Favourite Truth [Northern Shore]

Tune-Yards – Look Around [4AD]

Fatima – Do Better [Eglo]

Martyn & Four Tet – Glassbeardgames (8 Hours At Fabric Dub) [Ninja Tune]

Percussions – Ascii Bot [Text]


Seven Davis Jr. – Sorry [IZWID]

Colonel Red – In The Name Of Love [Ink Rebellion]

Little Dragon – Let Go [Because Music]

Chief – Games! [Self Release]

God Knows & MynameisjOhn – Throw The Spear [Self Release]

Psymun ft. Kerry Roy – Talk To Me [Self Release]

Moonchild – The Truth [Self Release]

Visioneers – Mystic Brew [Omniverse]

Greenwood Rhythm Coalition – Puro Rock [Names You Can Trust]

Bixiga 70 – Kriptonita [Mais Um Discos]

The KutiMangoes – Pass It On [Tramp]

Quantic ft. Alice Russell – You Will Return [Tru Thoughts]

Tune-Yards – Rocking Chair [4AD]

Miguel Atwood Ferguson – Mezame [Sounds For The Reef]

Nubus – The Missing Xylophone [Self Release]

Teishi-1 – Solstice [Self Release]

Batsumi – Moving Along [Matsuli Music]

‘The Block With Peter Curtin on SPIN South West’: Saturday April 19th

22 Apr


It’s the Easter Bank Holiday weekend so Peter has some classic tracks in the bag plus the new albums from Kelis and Quantic and an all vinyl mix to mark ‘Record Store Day 2014’!

Listen again here.

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Illum Sphere – Embryonic (Lone Remix) [Ninja Tune

Neneh Cherry – Everything [Smalltown Supersound]

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

Graeme S, mynameisjOhn & God Knows – Save Our Souls [Self Release]

DJ Rashad x DJ Spinn x Taso – Worldstar VIP [Self Release]

Mark Pritchard – Make A Livin’ [Warp]

Frank B – Chain Of Fools [Major Problems]

The White Lamp – Make It Good [Sonar Kollektiv]

Jon Hopkins – Open Eye Signal [Domino]

Kelis – Cobbler [Ninja Tune]

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

Kelis – Change [Ninja Tune]


***All Vinyl Record Store Day Mix***

Orchestra Harlow – Freak Off [Fania]

Sabu Martinez – Hotel Alyssa Soussie [Grammofonverket]

Steel Image – Shango [Trans Air]

Marcos Valle – Vinte E Seis Anos De Vinda Normal [Light In The Attic]

Abilio Manoel – Luiza Manequim [Odeon]

Roy Ayers Ubiquity – Runnin’ Away [Polydor]

B.T. Express – Do You Like It [Scepter]

The Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band – Do Your Thing [Warner Bros]

Leon Thomas – Come Along [Flying Dutchman]

Rev Jamal & Bob Johnson – Walking On The Moon [Funk 45]

Pharoah Sanders You’ve Got To Have Freedom [Theresa]

Sun Ra & His Intergalactic Myth Science Solar Arkestra – Sleeping Beauty [Art Yard]

Philip Cohran & The Artistic Heritage Ensemble – The African Look [Jazzman]

James Mason – I Want Your Love [Rush Hour]

The Block with Peter Curtin: Saturday February 8th

10 Feb

j dilla

On tonight’s show Peter has new music from Black Milk, Quantic and Emily King plus a tribute mix to J Dilla.

Listen again here.

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Black Milk – Cold Day [Computer Ugly]

Freddie Gibbs & Madlib ft.Earl Sweatshirt & Domo Genesis – Robes [Madlib Invazion]

Dag Savage ft. Aloe Blacc – When It Rains [Fat Beats]

Theophilus London – Do Girls [Self Release]

Kelis – Jerk Ribs [Ninja Tune]

Quantic ft. Pongo Love – Duvido [Tru Thoughts]

Acid Arab with Fred Avril & Shadi Khries – Samira [Versatile]

Graeme S – Nothing [Hsuan]

DJ Rashad, MoonDoctor & FreshtillDef- Yessah [FreshMoon]

Illum Sphere – Near The End [Ninja Tune]

Teebs – View Point [Brainfeeder]

Kelela – The High [Self Release]

Gunnar Haslam – Laghi Gotterani [L.I.E.S]

Cotton Claw – Naked [Cascade]

Incredible Bongo Band – Apache [Mr. Bongo]

Emily King – Distance [Self Release]


***J Dilla Tribute Mix***

Suite For Ma Dukes – Antiquity [Mochilla]

A Tribe Called Quest – Find A Way [Jive]

Slum Village – Players [Groove Attack]

De La Soul – Stakes Is High [Tommy Boy]

Q-Tip – Let’s Ride [Arista]

J Dilla ft. Pharoahe Monch – Love [BBE]

J Dilla – Workinonit [Stones Throw]

J Dilla – Wild [Stones Throw]

J Dilla – Anti-American Graffiti [Stones Throw]

Jaylib – The Message [White]

J Dilla – Bars & Twists [Stones Throw]

J Dilla – On Stilts [Nature Sounds]

Jay Dee – Think Twice [BBE]

A Tribe Called Quest – The Jam [Jive]

J Dilla – Gobstopper [Stones Throw]

J Dilla – Love Jones [BBE]

Jay Dee – F*ck The Police [Up Above]

J Dilla – Trucks [Stones Throw]

The Roots – Can’t Stop This [Def Jam]

Quantic – Duvidó feat. Pongolove

30 Jan

The Block Playlist Saturday October 19th

21 Oct


Peter presents his third round up of the year! Looking back at all the big tracks from the past three months!

Listen again here.

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Cid Rim – Mute City [LuckyMe]

Paul HIll – Need Me Some U [Mahogoni]

Peter & The Magician ft. JD Samson – Peter Pan [Partyfine]

Jay Z – Versus [Roc-A-Fella]

Pusha T ft. Kendrick Lamar – Nosetalgia [Def Jam]

Schoolboy Q ft. Kendrick Lamar – Collard Greens [Top Dawg Entertainment]

Captain Murphy ft. Earl Sweatshirt, Victor Vaughn & Thundercat – Between Villains [Adult Swim]

Flying Lotus – Stonecutters [Rock Star]

Tessela – Nancy’s Pantry [R&S]

Fantastic Mr. Fox – The Trap [Black Acre]

Machinedrum – Center Your Love [Ninja Tune]

Janelle Monae ft. Prince – Give Em’ What They Love [Bad Boy]

Pevan Everett – I Can BE Your Boyfriend [Makin Moves]

Fatima – Technology [Eglo]

Webster Wraight Ensemble – Nature & Light [Heavenly Sweetness]

Jyoti – Siderealin’ [SomeOthaship]

The Internet – Red Balloon [Odd Future]

Sampha – Without [Young Turks]

Four Tet – Your Body Feels [Text]

Fulgeance – Neverending [Musique Large]

Free The Robots ft. Jessie Jones – Carnival [Elsewhere Studios]

Bird – Crazy [Self Release]

King Krule – Neptune Estate [XL]

Kon – The World Is Kon’s Vs Ukey Vs Nas [BBE]

Dibia$e – Nubee [Self Release]

Alex Barck ft. Christine Salem – Oh Africa [Sonar Kollektiv]


Vince Staples – Outro [Blacksmith/A.G.]

I,Ced ft. Quelle Chris & Black Spade – In The Place To Be [(iN)Sect]

Earl Sweatshirt – Molasses [Columbia]

Action Bronson – No Time [Vice]

A$ap Ferg ft. A$ap Rocky – Shabba [Polo Grounds/RCA]

London Grammar – Strong (Fracture Remix) [Metal & Dust]

Frank B – Chain Of Fools [Major Problems]

Jesse Boykins III – Amorous (FullCrate Remix) [Self Release]

DJ Rashad ft. Spinn & Taso – She A Go [Hyperdub]

Run The Jewels – Run The Jewels [Fool’s Gold]

The Bug ft. Danny Brown & Kiki Hitomi – Freakshow [Ninja Tune]

Joey Bada$$ ft. Chuck Strangers, Kirk Knight & Dessy Hinds – Satellite [Mixtape]

Badbadnotgood – Hedron [Self Release]

Ondatropica – Chop N’ Quench [Soundway]

Quantic ft. Anita Tijoux – Doo Wop (That Thing) [Tru Thoughts]

Robert Glasper Jr. ft. Jill Scott – Calls [Blue Note]

Empirical – Bellsonian Scales [Naim]

Derrick Hodge – Still The One [Blue Note]

James Blake ft. Chance The Rapper – Life Around Here (Remix)

IAMNOBODI – Mango Juice & Coconuts [Self Release]

Los Girls – Somewhere [Plug Research]

Clap! Clap! Ft. KAE & Colossius – I’m Over [Origami Sound]

Grey Reverend – Postcard [Motion Audio]

96 Wrld – Bruce Willis [Error Broadcast]

Jon Hopkins – Open Eye Signal [Domino]

Morgan Zarate – Katsu – Hyperdub]

Kyp Malone, Tunde Adebimpe, Kronas Quartet, Stuart Bogie – Sorrow, Tears & Blood [Knitting Factory]

Willis Earl Beal – Everything Unwinds [XL]

Kanye West – Bound 2 – [Roc-A-Fella/Def Jam]