Jim Carroll

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Now Playing – the tunes of the week at OTR HQ

Tunes for your weekend from Kiesza, Chris Malinchak, The Band, James Chance & The Contorions and God Knows + MynameisjOhn


Fri, Jul 18, 2014, 09:05


Kiesza “Hideaway” (Lokal Legend)

Music for sunny block parties from the former ballerina, navy recruit, cruise ship singer and Miss Universe Canada contestant.

Chris Malinchak “Stranger” (Relentless)

Another delicious disco groover from Malinchak with Mikky Ekko supplying the Michael Jackson-like oohs and aahs.

God Knows + MynameisjOhn “Rusangano/Family” (Self release)

Forget G**** B*****, this is the real sound of Ireland 2014. See review in this week’s issue for more

James Chance & The Contortions “Throw Me Away” (Ze)

From 1979 album “Buy”, adventurous No Wave screaming, yelping and sax playing

The Band “The Weight” (Capitol)

As heard at the ace exhibition of Dennis Hopper’s 1960s’ freak scene photos at London’s Royal Academy