Counting The Beat Record Store Day Special 23 April 2016

Two hours of New Zealand music on vinyl featuring as many kiwi Record Store Day releases as I could lay my hands on. All kiwi, all vinyl, from the country where the sun first rises on Record Store Day. First broadcast on Sat 23rd April 8pm on Waiheke Radio

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Bill Sevesi - Bamboo Capers, Poynesian Romp Vol.1 (Festival)
Dave Dobbyn - Angelina, Harmony House (Red Trolley Records)
Zen Mantra - Hole In My Skull, Zen Mantra (Flying Nun)
Delaney Davidson - So Long, Devil In The Parlour (self released)
Tom Cunliffe - They Dug It All Away, Howl & Whisper (Lyttelton)
Unknown Mortal Orchestra - Can’t Keep Checking My Phone Silicon Rework (Jagjaguwar)
Mint Chicks - Welcome To Nowhere, Crazy? Yes! Dumb? No! (Festival)
Shihad - Pig Bop, Shihad (Festival)
The Raskalnikovs - Lonely River, At The Hour Of Sunset (self released)
Terror Of The Deep - Jupiter, Space Epic (Selection)
Avoid! Avoid - Low Earth Orbit, Particles And Waves (Flying Nun)
Street Chant - Never, Hauora (Flying Nun)
Purple Pilgrims - Forever, Eternal Delight (Not Not Fun)
Herriot Row - The Jaws Of Life (Arcade Recordings)
Peter Jefferies & Jono Lonie - Piano One, At Swim 2 Birds (Flying Nun)
Lontalius - Kick In The Head, I’ll Forget 17 (Flying Nun)
Beastwars - Devils Of Last Night, The Death Of All Things (Destroy)
Mothra - Decision Process, Decision Process (self released)
The Chills - Walk On the Beach, Pyramid/When The Poor Can Reach The Moon (Fire Records)
Shihad - Interconnector, Blue Light Disco (Festival)
Tom Cunliffe - Just Kids, Howl And Whisper (Lyttelton Records)


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Counting The Beat Radio Show 19 March 2016

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Princess Chelsea - Monkey Eats Bananas, Lil’ Golden Book (Lil’ Chief)
Doprah - Lucid Visions, Wasting (Arch Hill)
Fuxa & Neil Mackay - Apollo Soyuz, Apollo Soyuz (Emotional Response Recordings)
Signer - +Kicks And Kicks, Next We Bring You The Fire (Carpark Records)
David Kilgour - Listen To The Rain, Sugar Mouth (Flying Nun)
Males - Madeline, Males Males Males Run Run Run (Fishrider)
Kane Strang - She’s Appealing, Blue Cheese (Flying Nun)
Shuedet - An Additive Identity, Permutations (Bloom-AV)
Raw Nerves - Don’t Break My Heart On Valentines Day, More Nerves (1:12 Records)
Mint Chicks - I Don’t Want To Grow Old, F**k The Golden Youth (Warners)
Lawrence Arabia - Early Kneecapping, The Sparrow (Bella Union)
Sal Valentine & The Babyshakes - Warning Baby, Sal Valentine & The Babyshakes (self released)
SJD - I Want To Be Foolish, Saint John Divine (Round Trip Mars)
Into Orbit - Corridors...Caverns, Caverns (self released)
Shihad - Get Up, Killjoy (Warners)
Leila Adu - Ode To The Unknown Factory Worker, Joan Dark (Frizz Records)
Gate - Asset, Saturday Night Fever (MIE)
Alms For Children - Danny Boy, It’s Bigger Than Both Of Us (Propellor)
Riot 111 - 1981, Goats Milk Soap (Ripper Records)
Street Chant - Scream Walk, Means (Arch Hill)
Beastwars - Lake Of Fire, Beastwars (Destroy)
Kane Strang - Full Moon Hungry Sun, Blue Cheese (Flying Nun)


Counting The Beat 20 Feb 2016

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Shunkan - Blue, The Pink Noise (Art Is Hard)
Seth Frightening - Laughter, But We Love Our Brothers And Sisters (self released)
Salad Boys - Eighteen Forty Four, Scarce Tracks (Chunklet Industries)
Robert Scott - Show And Tell, Hayfever EP No. 1 (Hayfever)
Darryl Baser - The Whiff Of A Great Deed Lingers, Raw Selfie (Zelle)
Jay Clarkson - Blue Paper, Spur (Zelle)
Eden Smith - A Man’s A Man For All A’ That, Ae Fond Kiss (Zelle)
Peter Nelson  & The Castaways - Down In The Mine, Too Much Monkey Business (HMV)
The Human Instinct - Human, Alright In The City (self released)
The Librettos - I’m A Dog, Too Much Monkey Business (HMV)
Groeni - Hinde, Hinde (self released)
Roy Irwin - Metal Breath, S.O.D.A. (1:12 Records)
Roy Irwin - Broken Mind, S.O.D.A. (1:12 Records)
The Cavemen - Drink Driving, Cavemen (1:12 Records)
The Greyhounds - What Are They Saying About Me?, What Are They Saying About Me? (Lyttelton Records)
The Flying Sorcerors - No Boundaries, The Flying Sorcerors (Lyttelton Records)
The Grand Chancellors - The Blue Room, Mini Bar Blues (Lyttelton Records)
Lamp Of The Universe - Gateway To The Path Of Nirvana, From The Mystic Rays Of Astrological Light (Clostridium Records)
Unrestful Movements - Anti-Trend, Q: Are You A Fireman (Jayrem)
Bailter Space - Make, Robot World (Matador)
Mothra - Splinters (self released)
Love Mess - Daylight’s A Wastin’ (Press Gang)
Hollywood Fun Downstairs - Pocket Cool, Reactions (Press Gang)
Los Hories - Step On Out (Cheese on Toast)
Michael Morley - The Storm, Moonrise (KYE)


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Counting The Beat January Indulgence 16 Jan 2016

Two hours of New Zealand music on vinyl. Instead of the usual focus on recent releases for this month's show I dug deep to play old favourites and forgotten gems. Expect plenty of guitar and noise. All kiwi, all vinyl. First broadcast on Waiheke Radio on Sat 16 Jan 2016.

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The Clean - David Bowie, Odditties (Five Four O)
Hallelujah Picassos - Clap Your Hands, Positive Vibrations (Pagan)
The Pterodactyls - Born Again, We’ve Done It Now (Meltdown Records)
Dark Matter - The Face Of Evil, Dark Matter (Siltbreeze)
The Dead C - Bitcher, The White House (Siltbreeze)
David Eggleton - Bingo, Wrap Up (Partisan Productions)
Dead Famous People - Barlow’s House, Lost Person’s Area (Flying Nun)
David Mitchell & Denise Roughan - Grey Funnel Line, Making Losers Happy (Drag City)
Body Corporate - Bannerman Missive, Howlaround (The Kingsland Vinyl Appreciation Society)
King Loser - Nuerons, Sonic Super Free Hi Fi (Turbulence)
Drone - Moonsong, Drone (DDR)
The Futurians - The Coming Of The Quantam Cats, Chaos Manner (Last Visible Dog)
Builders - Alligator, Conch3 (South Indies)
3Ds - Dreams Of Herge, Fish Tales (Flying Nun)
Gordons - Quality Control, Gordons Volume 2 (Gordons)
?Fog - Fat Man With A Big Dork (Jayrem)
Postures - Bushwalker (Muzai)
Balance - Hardcore Is My God, Australian Tour EP (Shortfuse Records)
Mindfuckers - Gunga Din, New Zealand Punk 7” EP (Out Of Order Records)
Tall Dwarfs - Crush, SlugBucketHairyBreathMonster (Flying Nun)
George Henderson & Alastair Galbraith - Macquarie Island, Killing Capitialism With Kindness (Turbulence)
Y.F.C. - Son Of A Gun, Between Two Thieves (Hit Singles)
The Clear - Roger Says, The Clear (Ode Records)
Pumice - Spike/Spear, Pebbles (Soft Abuse)


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