Jim Carroll

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#Now Playing – May 28

This week’s essential tunes on the OTR jukebox. Please feel free to add your own selections below. Las Robertas “Cry Out Loud” (Produccion Automata) Fuzzy, buzzy, warm-as-toast indie shizzle from Costa Rica’s finest riot grrrl mob. Carolina Chocolate Drops “Genuine …

Fri, May 28, 2010, 09:23

   

This week’s essential tunes on the OTR jukebox. Please feel free to add your own selections below.

Las Robertas “Cry Out Loud” (Produccion Automata)

Fuzzy, buzzy, warm-as-toast indie shizzle from Costa Rica’s finest riot grrrl mob.

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Carolina Chocolate Drops “Genuine Negro Jig” (Nonesuch)

Dusty vintage jug band jives reworked and reshaped for the 21st century by a trio of youngsters adding some new-school attitude and fire to the mix.

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Gil Evans Orchestra “Out of the Cool” (Impulse)

From 1960, Evans’ beautiful rhythmic impressionism owes a great deal to his work on three seminal albums for Miles Davis, including “Sketches of Spain”.

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Not Squares “Release the Bees” (Pogo)

Banging new single from the Belfast punktronica trio sees them smashing the dancefloor into tiny little pieces before running out the backdoor.

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Actress “Splazsh” (Honest Jon’s)

“The new Actress album is very deep, very special minimal techno which I’m really digging right now” (as selected by Flying Lotus)

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