Counting The Beat Feb 2020



Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTB150220.mp3

Playlist:
Fat Freddy’s Drop - Special Edition, Special Edition Pt. 1 (The Drop)
Suburban Reptiles - Megaton, AK79 (Flying Nun)
Die! Die! Die!  -Sideways Here We Come, Promises Promises (self released)
Sarah Mary Chadwick - Nothing Sticks, Please Daddy (Sinderlyn)
David White - The Lexaloffe, Henry Green & The Island Of Tuliarts (Monkey Records)
Kiwi Animal - Dust, Mercy (Digital Regress)
One Man Bannister - Norwegian Wood, Rubber Solo (Powertool)
Shoutin’ Preachin’ - New Low Humans, New Low Humans EP (Sound Recordings)
Wild Bill Ricketts - Don Dicaprio, Wild Bill Ricketts (Wonderful Noise)
Si Si Es - Ode To Holger Czuzay, Spaced EP (Hypnotic Rhythms)
Straitjacket Fits - Hand In Mine, Melt (Flying Nun)
Straitjacket Fits - Fabulous Things, Hail (Flying Nun)
The Orange - What’s In A Name, Fruit Salad Lives (Flying Nun)
Whiskey & The Wench - Binary, Whiskey & The Wench (self released)
Silly Drunken Bastards - Guns Are Bad, Fingers In The Air (self released)
Nervous Jerk - Strong Man, 1994 (self released)
The Coolies - Yr’ So 1960s, South Auckland Girls In The Garage (Joyful Noise)
The Coolies - Madonna’s The Bomb , South Auckland Girls In The Garage (Joyful Noise)
Entlang - Walkin’ Into Bars, The Four Sisters (Rose Hobart)
Emily Edrosa - Corner Of The Party, Emily Edrosa EP (Fluff)
Lontalius - Make My Dreams Come True, All I Have (PBWH)
Scott Mannion - Your Kinda Love, Loving Echoes (Lil’ Chief)
The Golden Awesome - Ruby, Autumn (M’Lady’s)
Sacred Product - Thirsty River, $ A Ride (Quemada Records)
Psychic Powers - Wellington (Geographic North)
Sarah Mary Chadwick - I’m Not Allowed In Heaven, Please Daddy (Sinderlyn)

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Counting The Beat Jan 2020



Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTB180120.mp3

Playlist:
Marlon Williams - Vampire Again (Dead Oceans)
Street Chant - Frail Girls (Arch Hill)
Salad Boys - My Devotion, Scarce Tracks (Chunklet Industries)
Chug - Flowers (Flying Nun)
3Ds - Baby’s On Fire (Flying Nun)
The Phoenix Foundation - I Want More (Jealous Butcher Records)
Shihad - Gates of Steel (#9iR)
Avotor - Wait & See (self released)
The New Existentialists Mysteries of The Worm- (Spacecase Records)
Shifting Sands - Zoe (Fishrider)
Minisnap - Whistler (Cloudberry)
Spacious - Vector 27 (Flying Nun)
Princess Chelsea - The Cigarette Duet (Lil’ Chief Records)
Misfit Mod - Sugar C (Stars & Letters)
Superunknown - Something For You M.I.N.D. (Domino)
The Greyhounds - The One I Love Is Gone What Are The ySaying About Me? (Lyttelton Records)
The Bats - North By North, Live on WFMU (Merge)
Tall Dwarfs - The Brain That Wouldn’t Die, Live Gluepot (Forced Exposure)
The Body Lyre - Work, Bloodwork (self released)
Mountaineater - Mata (Monkey Killer Records_
Sports - Redstars (Etch Recordings)
Heazlewood - Badge Or Medallion (Flying Nun)
Connie Benson - Dragster (Loral)
Shocking Pinks - April/May (DFA)
The Mint Chicks - F**k The Golden Youth (Flying Nun)
TK421 - UFO (self released)
Las Tetas - You’re Not Invited (1:12 Records)
?Fog - Fat Man With A Big Dork (?Fog Enterprises)
Sommerset - Coming Home, Special Limited Edition Tour 7” (Swell Records)
Weeds - Wheatfields (Flying Nun)

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B-sides: NZ Funk, Soul and R'n'B



B-sides is an occasional series where I explore obsessions, obscurities and oddities from my New Zealand vinyl collection. This is a short selection of early seventies NZ funk and soul tracks. All kiwi, all vinyl.

Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTBsidesKiwiFunkSoul.mp3

Playlist:
Mary & The Maoris - C'mon Train, Mary & The Maoris (Not On Label)
New Zealand Tradin Company, The Prisoner, New Zealand Trading Company (Memphis)
Howard Morrison - I Ain't Never Seen A White Man, 20 Golden Rata Hits (Music For Leisure)
Tui - E Hine Hoki Mai, The Entertainer (Ode)
Max Merrit & The Meteors - You Touch Me, Max Merrit & The Meteors (RCA)
New Zealand Trading Company - Rua Moko, New Zealand Trading Company (Memphis)

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Counting The Beat Best Of 2019



Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTB-21-12-19.mp3

Playlist:
The 40 Watt Banana - Maharashna, Peeled (Pharaway Sounds)
Delaney Davidson & Bruce Russell - Crown Electric King, One Hand Loose (Ilam Press Records)
Miss June - Polio, Bad Luck Party (Frenchkiss)
Dum Dum Boys - Looking For Fun, Let There Be Noise (In The Red Records)
Beastwars - Storm Of Mars, IV (Destroy)
Francisca Griffin - Ghost Boy, The Spaces Between (CoCoMuse)
Aldous Harding - The Barrel, Designer (Flying Nun)
Maxine Funke - Time To Return, Home-Fi (Feeding Tube)
Ben Wood - Praise, Put (Melted IceCream)
Brian Crook - This World (Just Eats Me Up Alive), This World Eats Me Up Alive (Ba Da Bing)
David Kilgour - Threads, Bobbies A Girl (Merge)
Tiny Ruins - How Much, Olympic Girls (Flying Nun)
Seafog - Feelings, Animal Lovers (Zelle)
Swallow The Rat - Echos Of A Tide (Headbump Records)
Bill Direen - The Utopians R Just Out Boozin’, Memory Of Others (Sophomore Lounge)
Alastair Galbraith - Marcasite Lace, Morse (Siltbreeze)
Tiny Pieces Of Eight - Wooden Boat, She Shanties For Frank (self released)
Sandoz Lab Technicians - Long Arm, Grey Orders Distant Trails (Ikuisuus)
Sarah Mary Chadwick - I Just Came To Pray, The Queen Who Stole The Sky (Rice Is Nice)
Pickle Darling - Rinse Spin Cycle / Nicholas Cage, Bigness (Z Tapes)
Si Si Es - Ode To Holger Czukay, Spaced EP (Hypnotic Rhythms)

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Counting The Beat 16 Nov 2019



Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/counting-the-beat-16-nov-2019.mp3

Playlist:
Bill Direen - Alligator Song, A Memory Of Others, Sophamore Lounge)
Upper Hutt Posse - UHP To The People, Declaration Of Resistance (Kia Kaha)
Hex - Page Of Pentacles, The Hill Temple (Sloth records)
Silly Drunken Bastards - Hey You, Fingers In The Air (self released)
Transistors - Confidence Man, Cuppa Jarra Bossa (Melted Ice Cream)
Contenders - Attract Repel (self released)
Pickle Darling - Even Pinker, Bigness (Z-Tapes)
Marineville - 15 Wax Tears, Penguins Ate My Chips (Zelle)
David Kilgour - Ngapara, Bobbie’s A Girl (Merge)
Womb - Blow You Away, Like Splitting The Body From the Head (Arcade Recordings)
Sulfate - Fetus, Sulfate (Prison Tapes)
Mice On Stilts -Tuatara Lawn, An Ocean Held Me (Allgood Absolute Alternative)
Tiny Pieces of Eight - Hymn to Poet Is, She Shanties For Frank (self released)
Peter Jefferies - Age For The Innocent, Clutter (Bada Bing)
Dum Dum Boys - Hold Me Tight, Let There Be Noise (In the Red Records)
Bulletbelt - Mistaken Identity, Down In the Cold Of The Grave (Headless Horseman)
Torana - Fired Up, Fired Up (Dadpunk Productions)
Brian Crook - Sisyphus, This World Just Eats Me Up Alive (Badabing)
Roy Montgomery - Realm Of The Senses, After Nietzsche (Aguirre)
Ben Woods - Indulge, Put (Melted Ice Cream)
Vincent H.L. - Up All Night, Weird Days (1:12 Records)
Hallelujah Picassos - Voices Of One, Voices Of Exuberant Hellhounds (1:12 Records)
Naked Spots Dance - About But Not Our, Certain Ways (NSD)
Adults - Like The Moon, Haja (Warner)
Blam Blam Blam - Don’t Fight It Marsha (Blam Blam Blam (self released)
Little Skull - Marlborough Sounds, A Light In The Window Will Guide Us Safely Home (Planam)

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In Two The Drone Zone



Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTB-InTwoTheDroneZone.mp3

Playlist:
Peter Wright - Pursuance, A Lowtides Rising (Fordamning Arkiv)
Little Skull - Untitled, Ubique (Planam)
Nigel Wright - Mossopolis (The High Seas)
Sandoz Lab Technicians - Back from The Dead For The Third Time, New Botanists (Knotwilg)
Stumps - The Movement, Split Fleet Dodge (Palindrone)
Richard Francis & Clinton Watkins - Untitled (Dungeon Taxis)
Tim Cornelius - Lampara Del Ermitano, A Lowtides Rising (Fordamning-Arkiv)
Dust/Omit - Section 2, Fore-Casts (Fisheye)
Birchville Cat Motel - Crestfallen (Killer)
Surface of the Earth - Estoppel, Interference (Fusetron)
K-Group - Over-Future Shop (I Dischi Del Barone)
The Never Quartet - 1.001.006 (I Dischi Del Barone)
David Watson & Tony Buck - Exhale, Ask The Axes (Besom)

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Counting The Beat A to Z Pt. 2




Download: http://podcasts.countingthebeat.gen.nz/CTB210919.mp3

Playlist:
Mint Chicks - F**k The Golden Youth (Flying Nun Records)
Mole Manne - Do You Remember (A Mole Record)
Nazgul - Private War, Good Demons (Out Of Order Records)
No Tag - Legalised Dogs, Oi Oi Oi (Propellor)
Onaweta - Dance Little Children, Killing Capitalism With Kindness (Turbulence)
Otara Millionaires Club - We R the OMC (Volition)
Playthings - Coloured, Live 1981 (Flying Nun)
Pumice - Greenock, Pebbles (Soft Abuse)
?Fog - Fat Man With A Big Dork, Fatman With A Big Dork (Fog City Enterprises)
QED - Everywhere I Go, Animal Magic (CBS)
The Rip - Up And Down, Timeless Piece (Flying Nun)
The Renderers - A Dream Of The Sea, A Dream Of The Sea (Tinsel Ears
Soane - Go  Master (original Version) (Paper Recordings)
Sommerset - Fast Cars Slow Guitars, Fast Cars Slow Guitars (Drug Bust Records)
Tyrant - Nowhere To Run, Breaking Out (Tyrant Records)
Tall Dwarfs - Crush, Slugbuckethairybreathmonster (Flying Nun)
Upper Hutt Posse - E Tu (Jayrem)
Unrestful Records - No Job, First Movement In Eb (Jayrem)
Vortex Brothers - China Town, Pick A Winner (self released)
Vincent H.L. - The Unknown & The Infinite, Weird Days (1:12 Records)
WASP Factory - Eric’s Song, The WASP Factory (F-Star)
Weeds - Wheatfields (Flying Nun)
Exploding Budgies - Hank Marvin, The Grotesque Singers (Flying Nun)
Xanadu - Sky, 1999-2002 (Xanadu)
Alan Young - In New Orleans, Thats No Way To Get Along (Ode)
Y.F.C. - Son Of A Gun, Between Two Thieves (Hit Singles)
Ziggy Stardust Band - Bob Hope Love, Ziggy Stardust Band (Onset Offset)
Ivan Zagni & Steve Garden -Arkin Dahba D’Geehan, A Selection Of Trouble Spots (Ode)
Pin Group - Ambivalence, Pin Group Goes To Town (Superior Viaduct)
Piece War - Darkness, Apathy (Square One Again)

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