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Flashlite #593

Maggot Heart

Today we start with the new singles Maggot Heart (Sweden) and Bad Moves (Washington DC). Then we have Guardian Singles from New Zealand with their new music and also on that side of the world, Rob Griffiths from Melbourne has a new solo album. He is usually with Little Murders. On this side of the world, Daniel Romano in Canada has several new releases and we sample them in this episode. Over in Europe, we hear a solo project of Alberto Piccolo (also in Messa). The band is called Little Albert. In UK, we hear new music from Document and Hightown Pirates. This episode of the show is dedicated to Richard Lane from The Stems, who passed away on May 12th this year.

The Stems – Love Will Grow;
Maggot Heart – Mercy Machine;
Bad Moves – Party With The Kids Who Wanna Party With You;
Mission of Burma – Fame and Fortune;
Elektricni Orgazam – Nebo;
Guardian Singles – Can’t Stop Moving;
Rob Griffiths – Wait ‘Til The Summer Comes;
Built to Spill – Jokerman;
Daniel Romano – Jokerman;
Daniel Romano – Empty Husk;
Daniel Romano – Natural Lover;
Little Albert – Mary Claire;
Messa – Leah;
Document – Uncle Sam’s Daughter;
Hightown Pirates – When the Soldiers Come;
The Stems – The Other Side.

Flashlite #589

Little Richard

Today we bring you sweet tunes from various parts of the world. From France, we introduce Spa Massage and Normcore. Over on the same continent, in Sweden, we bring you ramshackle rockers Beat City Tubeworks. In UK, we have Mark Crozer who used to be with The Shouts and a new tune from Hightown Pirates. On the other side of the world, we have veterans from Australia, Little Murders. Homestead, Rocket Bureau are from Madison, WI and Ty Segall is also here with a new demo record. We also introduce Key Out, although I have no clue where they are coming from.

R. Stevie Moore – The Long And Winding Road;
Rocket Bureau – Love Songs In The Night;
Beat City Tubeworks – Succubus;
The BT’s – Demoness;
Chris Church – Dumb It Up;
Little Murders – Hyena;
Mark Crozer – Burn On Thru Me;
Paul Collins – Glittering Gold;
En Attendant Ana – This Could Be;
Spa Massage – San Francisco;
Paul Orvell – Speak Of The Devil;
Trotsky Icepick – My Mission in Life;
Ty Segall – Sue Thumb;
Hightown Pirates – This One’s for You.;
Yes – Every Little Thing;
Normcore – The Long And Winding Road (Beatles Cover);
Key Out – Chorus;
Vukovar – The New World Order;
Laibach – The Long and Winding Road.

Flashlite #472

CatzillaToday we bring you a lot of new bands. We start off with White Manna from California and then introduce equally hot and tough Xetas from Texas. Stars Explode are veterans on the North Carolina scene, but a new name for us. Structure and Hightown Pirates come from UK and Catzilla from Australia. John Robinson of Turf War has a new band called Illegal Drugs and Walter Salas-Humara of Silos revisit some of the old tunes on his new album.

Harlan T. Bobo – Spiders;
White Manna – Trampoline;
Xetas – The Body;
Cojones – Rocker;
The Rosewood Brothers – Dog’s day (in a princess’ yard);
Silos – Start The Clock;
Walter Salas-Humara Start The Clock;
The Stars Explode – From Daylight To Midnight;
David Nance – Papa Ain’t Salty;
The Galleo 7 – The Habit Machine;
Structure – Get Out;
Catzilla – Catzilla;
Turf War (Live in CLE);
Illegal Drugs – Not the One;
Hightown Pirates – Million Reasons;
Electric Six – The Loveliest Man In Town.