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Scaledown Radio Show

Scaledown Radio Show

A radio show built around exclusive live performances recorded at the monthly alternative/experimental Scaledown club in London's brightly lit West End.

Mark Braby and Andy Coules invite people who have previously performed at Scaledown on the show to chat about their performance and their music in general. Excerpts of their performance are played as well as commercial releases and sessions performed live in the studio.

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Date Featured
29/06/07 Coy Carp Burger and Alex Monk - playlist

Due to technical problems this episode was not recorded

15/06/07 Bela Emerson and The Reactor Core Is Splendid - playlist

Due to technical problems this episode was not recorded

01/06/07 Lee Westwood and Black Cat Bones - playlist

Due to technical problems this episode was not recorded

18/05/07 The Hicks Milligan Prophecy - playlist

Due to technical problems this episode was not recorded

04/05/07 Dear Thief and Iris Garrelfs - playlist

Due to technical problems this episode was not recorded

23/03/07 Leila Adu and Southern Tenant Folk Union - playlist

Leila Adu - Cherry Pie^
Leila Adu - Track 2^
Leila Adu - Train
Southern Tenant Folk Union - Southern Tenant Folk Theme in A^
Southern Tenant Folk Union - Close Your Eyes^
Southern Tenant Folk Union - Cocaine^
Southern Tenant Folk Union - A Little Deeper^
Southern Tenant Folk Union - Down At THe Riverside^
Jimmy Scott - Exodus

09/03/07 Memphis 45s and Orson Blake - playlist

Memphis 45s - Memphis 45s (1st Half)
Memphis 45s - Memphis 45s (2nd Half)
Orson Blake - Track 1^
Orson Blake - The Munich Air Disaster^
Orson Blake - Happening Somewhere Else^
Orson Blake - Track 4^
North Sea Radio Orchestra - Move Eastward Happy Earth

23/02/07 Desconocidas - playlist

Due to technical problems this episode was not recorded

09/02/07 Tristan Burfield and Same Actor - playlist

Same Actor - Performance Excerpt*
Same Actor - Good Afterlife/Hymnn^
Same Actor - Mulholland 2007
Tristan Burfield - Eight NES Songs^
William D Drake - The Briney Hooves

26/01/07 Mike Cooper, Nigel Burch and Al Duvall - playlist

Al Duvall - Oh Anomia^
Nigel Burch - The Worst Is Yet To Come^
Al Duvall - Mary Mack^
Nigel Burch - Pub With No Name^
Al Duvall - Bare Knuckel Ballerina^
Nigel Burch - Lovebirds Should Be Shot^
Al Duvall - Washed In The Blood Of A Hog^
Nigel Burch - Wee Wee Into Wine^
Gary Butler - Hipshot Guitars
Mike Taylor Trio - While My Lady Sleeps

12/01/07 Trombone Poetry - playlist

Ian R Watson and Pete Marsh - Full Performance*
Michael Ormiston – Camel*
Trombone Poetry - Trombone 1^
Trombone Poetry - Co-op House Southwark^
Trombone Poetry - Trombone 2^
Trombone Poetry - Worlds Within Words^
Trombone Poetry - Evening Haul^
Trombone Poetry - St George's Road^
Trombone Poetry - Trombone 3^
Rolf Harris - Two Little Boys

29/12/06 End Of Year Review (Part 2) - Featuring the best of our live sessions - playlist

Raagnagrok - Excerpt^
The Remote Viewers - Silent Weapons for a Quiet War^
Helen McCookerybook - Dreaming Of You^
The McDeath Trio - Too Drunk To F**k^
Jail - Circle Line Jam^
Nim - Full Session^
Joe Williamson - Unknown Song^
Sideband - Excerpt^
Richard Sanderson - Hares On The Mountain^
Tom Griffiths - The Letter^
Flaming Czars - Katrusya^
Lost Robots - Excerpt^

15/12/06 End Of Year Review (Part 1) - Featuring the best of our live sessions - playlist

Lyndsey Cockwell - What A Mess^
Fiona Bevan - Roots^
Keith John Adams - Creepy^
The Devil - 8 Minutes 30 Seconds^
I Am A Kamura - Looking Back^
I Am A Kamura - Tenshi^
Isnaj Dui - Excerpt^
Don Tempi - Pacers^
Nathan Octavia - Amongst The Dead Men^
Dogs & Stuff - Ants, Crabs and Bees^
Ninki V - Excerpt^

01/12/06 Nik Gillow - playlist

Nik Gillow - Gravity*
Hayestack - Big Ground
Nik Gillow - Untitled #2^
Nik Gillow - Joe
Nik Gillow - Untitled #1^
Nim - Performance Excerpt*
Lyndsey Cockwell - What A Mess

17/11/06 Lost Robots - playlist

Stefano Tedesco - Performance Excerpt*
Lost Robots - Live Session^
Nik Gillow - Gravity

06/11/06 Ninki V and Tom Griffiths - playlist

Ninki V - Live Session^
Ninki V - Turbulence
Ninki V - 100 Mile High Club
Tom Griffiths - Moonlight Low Digger*
Tom Griffiths - Cuckoo Bird^
Tom Griffiths - The Letter^
Gary Smith/Charles Hayward - Unravel

20/10/06 Adrian Northover and Don Tempi - playlist

Adrian Northover - Live Session^
Don Tempi - Shake 'n' Vac*
Don Tempi - Bran Flakes*
Don Tempi - Don Amott^
Don Tempi - Pacers^
Zoltan Kodaly School for Girls - The Good, The Bad and the Ugly
Don Tempi - Birdseye Steakhouse Grills
Don Tempi - Space Dust
Ninki V - Flying With Our Eyes Closed

06/10/06 mindlobster and Zoltan Kodaly School for Girls - playlist

Zoltan Kodaly School for Girls - The Hustle*
Zoltan Kodaly School for Girls - Everything Counts
Don Tempi - Pacers
Zoltan Kodaly School for Girls - Girl From Mars
The Nightingales - Company Man
Mindlobster - Live631*
Mindlobster - Transmitters for God
Mindlobster - Waking Under Water
Organ Morgan - Gonna Get You

22/09/06 Nim and Isnaj Dui - playlist

Isnaj Dui - Live Session^
Nim - Live Session^
Nim - Lumb
Nim - You've Never Left An Airport Happy (Remix)
Charles Campbell Jones - Winter Palace

25/08/06 Nathan Octavia and I Am Kamura - playlist

I Am Kamura - Looking Back^
I Am Kamura - Tenshi^
I Am Kamura - Medaka^
I Am Kamura - La Traviata^
Nathan Octavia - ?^
Nathan Octavia - On The Banks Of Allan Water^
Nathan Octavia - Amongst The Dead Mean^
Le Fanfare Imperiele De Quikurestan - Zombres

28/07/06 Sideband and Helen McCookerybook - playlist

Helen McCookerybook - Temptation*
Helen McCookerybook - I'm Dreaming Of You^
Helen McCookerybook - Fly Away^
Helen And The Horns - Two Strings To Your Bow
Sideband - Live Session^

14/07/06 The Flaming Czars and Dogs & Stuff - playlist

Dogs & Stuff - Dogs & Stuff^
Dogs & Stuff - Silver Bonnard^
Dogs & Stuff - Ants, Crabs and Bees^
Gentlemen of Largesse - Favourite Fish
Flaming Czars - Ozydani (The Expectation Waltz)^
Flaming Czars - Katrusya^
Flaming Czars - Kalamika^
Flaming Czars - Black Eyes^
Ben Golomstock - Oceans

30/06/06 The Remote Viewers - playlist

Melek Taus 3 - Full Performance*
Tomoko Mauro - Excerpt 2*
The Remote Viewers - Imagined Perils of Fainting Sound*
The Remote Viewers - Live Session^
Nicholas Dobson - Canopy

16/06/06 Invisible String Quartet and Paranoid Foundation - playlist

Paranoid Foundation - Desolation*
Paranoid Foundation - Praying Mantis
Paranoid Foundation - We Won't Speak Again
Invisible String Quartet - Excerpt*
Invisible String Quartet - Amni(otic)
Invisible String Quartet - Necr(otic)
Jail - Circle Line

02/06/06 Lost Robots (live from the Pestival) - playlist

Tomoko Mauro - Excerpt*
Katy Carr - Army*
The Remote Viewers - The Diagonal Agent*
Martin White - The Russian One*
Lost Robots - Insect Themed Improvisation^
Cardiacs - Insect Hoofs On Lassie
British Sea Power - Apologies To Insect Life

N.B. This show was due to be broadcast live from the Pestival, on the 2nd June, but due to technical problems was recorded and broadcast a week later (on Friday 9th at 15.30).

19/05/06 Joe Williamson and Fiona Bevan - playlist

Joe Williamson and the Distractions - Live Session^
Joe Williamson and the Distractions - Since You Made It*
Fiona Bevan - Swimming Pool*
Fiona Bevan - Roots^
Fiona Bevan - Romeo
Fiona Bevan - Fallen Idols^
Clor - Love + Pain

05/05/06 Rob Mills and Littl Shyning Man - playlist

Littl Shyning Man - 17m34s^
Littl Shyning Man - Live Excerpt*
Rob Mills & Nick Lubran - 10 Minutes In Croydon*
Rob Mills & Nick Lubran - The Shredding and Giving of Poems*
Rob Mills & Nick Lubran - Ape Man Ape*
Massacre - Up For It

21/04/06 Richard Sanderson and Karen Haines - playlist

Richard Sanderson - Hops & Grains*
Richard Sanderson - Babes In The Wood^
Richard Sanderson - Hares On The Mountain^
Karen Haines - Little Wave*
Karen Haines - What's Been Happening Lately
Karen Haines - Swimmer Song
Karen Haines - Shoetime
The Hellset Orchestra - "Come Into My Lab" He Said

07/04/06 Ted Milton and The Devil - playlist

The Devil - Live Performance^
The Devil - Piece Three*
Ted Milton - O Pity Us*
Ted Milton - You're Not Listening*
Ted Milton - The 159*
Blurt - Cherry Blossom Polish Blues
Blurt - Man To Fly
Blurt - On The Stage
Blurt - Eat Up Your House

24/03/06 Raagnagrok and Lyndsey Cockwell - playlist

Raagnagrok - 15 Minutes Of...^
Lyndsey Cockwell - Sold*
Lyndsey Cockwell - Home^
Lyndsey Cockwell - What A Mess^
Gentlemen of Largesse - Favourite Fish

10/03/06 Toots, Taylor & the Casios and Nathalie Nahai - playlist

Toots, Taylor & the Casios - Oxygene*
Toots, Taylor & the Casios - Taxi*
Toots, Taylor & the Casios - S.A.G.A.P.O*
Nathalie Nahai - Given A While*
Nathalie Nahai - It's Not Far
Nathalie Nahai - Somebody
Charles Campbell Jones - Wasting The Duke

24/02/06 Keith John Adams and Ninki V - playlist

Keith John Adams - Dad*
Keith John Adams - Phoney Hearts*
Keith John Adams - Inconsequential Thought
Keith John Adams - Creepy^
Keith John Adams - Sorry That I Love You Badly^
Ninki V - Flying With Our Eyes Closed*
Ninki V - The Trickery Of Travellers*
Ninki V - Crash Landed^
Karen Haines - Swimmer Song
Lyndsey Cockwell - Jenny
Nathalie Nahai - Given A While

10/02/06 Mike Cooper - playlist

DJ Tendraw & The Gypsies Dog - Improv 4*
Monster Bobby - Unknown*
Monster Bobby - Where Shall We Eat?*
Augst, Knupple & Schmidt - Unknown 2*
Liz Segal - Dream On*
DJ Tendraw & The Gypsies Dog - Improv 3*
Liz Segal - Pendulum*
Mike Cooper - Rome Performance
The Gemma Ray Ritual - White Bait

27/01/06 Sculpture and Suggestion Box - playlist

Sculpture - Performance First Third*
Sculpture - Do The Lurk
Sculpture - Performance Middle Third*
Suggestion Box - Full Performance*
Stars In Battledress - Secrets & Signals

13/01/06 The McDeath Trio and Jail - playlist

McDeath Trio - Red Right Hand*
McDeath Trio - Le Temps de l'Amour^
Jail - Renaissance Man*
Jail - Circle Line Jam^
Jail - Coin-o-matic^
Jail - Leisurely Pace^
Jail - Helmore Street^
McDeath Trio - Moito Mato Grosso*
McDeath Trio - Too Drunk To Fuck^
McDeath Trio - Get Carter^
McDeath Trio - Putty In Your Hand^
The Charles Napiers - Rumble

30/12/05 End Of Year Review (featuring the best of our live sessions) - playlist

Katy Carr - Ramble My Rose^
Paul Rubinstein - I Keep Forgetting Why We Are The Good Guys^
Martin White - The Excitement Is Over At Last^
Mike Walter/Lol Coxhill - Improvised Piece #2^
Sylvia Hallett/Wilfred Gibson - Bridal Dance^
Sylvia Hallett/Wilfred Gibson - Gamle Guro^
Wilfred Gibson - Store Vetle Per^
Charles Campbell Jones - Better, Then^
Charles Campbell Jones - Winter Palace (Reprise)^
Tim Holehouse - Vessels That Sail In The Night^
Paul Rubinstein - Big Baby^
The Irrepressibles - In Your Eyes^
The Irrepressibles - Knife Song^
The Irrepressibles - Love Laced Heart^
The Irrepressibles - Intrumental^
The Irrepressibles - Splish Splash Sploo^
Heavy Vegetable - E/Or

16/12/05 The Irrepressibles - playlist

Tim Holehouse - Vessels That Sail In The Night*
Liz Segal - Message*
Monster Bobby - I Heard You Moved Away*
The Irrepressibles - My Friend Joe^
The Irrepressibles - In Your Eyes^
The Irrepressibles - Knife Song^
The Irrepressibles - Love Laced Heart^
The Irrepressibles - Intrumental^
The Irrepressibles - Splish Splash Sploo^
Ninki V - Silent Night

02/12/05 Desconocidas and Morgan and Nite - playlist

Desconocidas - She's Wide Angle*
Desconocidas - Innapropriate
Desconocidas - Hiphaus*
Morgan & Nite - The Unquiet Grave*
Simple Minds - I Travel

18/11/05 Organ Morganand Charles Campbell Jones - playlist

Organ Morgan - Full Performance*
Charles Campbell Jones - Twilight Waltz*
Charles Campbell Jones - Winter Palace
Charles Campbell Jones - Better, Then^
Charles Campbell Jones - When I'm Not Looking^
Charles Campbell Jones - Winter Palace (Reprise)^
The Irrepressibles - My Witness

04/11/05 Tim Holehouse and Gary Smith - playlist

Naked Shit - Excerpt from Performance*
Tim Holehouse - Verse*
Tim Holehouse - Vessels That Sail In The Night^
Gary Smith - Full Performance*
The Giddy Motors - Magmanic

07/10/05 Mike Walter/Lol Coxhill and Sylvia Hallett/Wilfred Gibson - playlist

Mike Walter/Lol Coxhill - Improvised Piece #1*
Mike Walter/Lol Coxhill - Improvised Piece #2^
Sylvia Hallett/Wilfred Gibson - Bridal March*
Sylvia Hallett/Wilfred Gibson - Bridal Dance^
Sylvia Hallett/Wilfred Gibson - Gamle Guro^
Wilfred Gibson - Store Vetle Per^
Mr & Mrs Smith and Mr Drake - Your Removal Of Me

23/09/05 Paul Rubinstein and Martin White - playlist

Paul Rubinstein - And So On*
Paul Rubinstein - I Keep Forgetting Why We Are The Good Guys^
Paul Rubinstein - Big Baby^
Martin White - The Ballad Of The Sachsenhausen Tailor*
Martin White - Mystery Fax Machine Girl*
Martin White - The Excitement Is Over At Last^
Acoustic Ladyland - Iggy

09/09/05 Charles Hayward and pwilson - playlist

Gradual - Gradual (Full Performance)*
pwilson - The Other Advantages Of A Club/The Device Of A Circle*
pwilson - The Means Of Mutual Helpfulness*
pwilson - Temperences #1
Phillip Glass - Knee 3

12/08/05 Evil Jack McDeath and Katy Carr - playlist

Evil Jack McDeath - Dance of the Inhabitants of the Palace of King Philip XIV of Spain*
Evil Jack McDeath - The Ipcress File*
Katy Carr - Turpin*
Katy Carr - Reddle Woman*
Katy Carr - Ramble My Rose^
Polar Bear - Beartown

29/07/05 Mike Adcock/Clive Bell and Leo Whetter - playlist

Adcock & Bell - Oh Susanna Extemporisation*
Leo Whetter - Piece Number One*
Leo Whetter - Piece Number Two*

15/07/05 Rebecca Closure - playlist

Rebecca Closure - Black Cat, White Cat*
Rebecca Closure - You're So Cheap*
Matt Wright - Excerpt*
Jail - Renaissance Man*

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* - recorded live at Scaledown    ^ - performed live in the studio