Jim Carroll

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#Now Playing – May 7

This week’s essential tunes from OTR and guest selector James Murphy from LCD Soundsystem. Please feel free to add your own selections below. Baths “Maximalist” (Anticon) Ahead-of-the-curve, woozy, fuzzy boom-bap from Californian producer Will Wiesenfeld. Sonar bookers, sign him up. …

Fri, May 7, 2010, 10:05

   

This week’s essential tunes from OTR and guest selector James Murphy from LCD Soundsystem. Please feel free to add your own selections below.

Baths “Maximalist” (Anticon)

Ahead-of-the-curve, woozy, fuzzy boom-bap from Californian producer Will Wiesenfeld. Sonar bookers, sign him up. Video below or download it here.

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Beastie Boys “Hey Ladies” (Capitol)

While we wait for “Hot Sauce Committee” to drop, a trip back to “Paul’s Boutique” in the meantime for some old-school hollering.

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Mountain Man “Made the Harbor” (Bella Union)

The album of the summer from three Vermont-based singers with a fine line in folky, ethereal tunes. Playing Dublin’s Crawdaddy on July 2.

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LCD Soundsystem “Drunk Girls (Holy Ghost! remix)” (DFA)

Holy Ghost! have yet to put a foot wrong in the remix game and here, they soak James Murphy’s snarl with much swish and swoon.

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Orchestral Manoeuvres In the Dark “Orchestral Manoeuvres In the Dark” (DinDisc)

“I’ve been listening to a lot of the music I listened to when I was 13 for some reason, lots of OMD and Japan. This really hits me every time” (selected by James Murphy, LCD Soundsystem)

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