The Golden Apples of the Sun Radio Show

Radio Show – 1 June 2014 – Episode 171

Grey Malkin of The Hare and the Moon  presents a Golden Apples Of The Sun Mix – Summer Is Icumin-In.


the hare and the moon girl from FB


The final part of a trilogy of musical exploration that commenced with a Broadcast Tribute, and was followed by a serious Psych Folk Session completes this Sunday at 2pm on RTRFM 92.1 with Grey Malkin from the The Hare And The Moon welcoming the Solstice with the Summer Is Icumin-In mixtape…

An interview with The Hare and the Moon over at Golden Apples friends The Active Listener

Let yourself go on location in some creepy early 70’s Brit folk horror. Elements of Komeda waft through the ether, deadheaded lullabies usher their dark disturbia whilst an eerie procession of monastic chants and siren-esque shivers engage upon a witching hour dance.

Listen to the Come unto the corn mix

Listen also to ‘There Were Faces in the Hedgerow’ – An exclusive mix reimagining the music of the Hare & The Moon by Melmoth the Wanderer

Summer Is Icumin

Summer has come,

Loudly sing cuckoo!

Seeds grow, and meadow blooms

And the woods bud anew,

Sing cuckoo!

The ewe bleats after the lamb,

The cow moos after the calf,

The bullock leaps, the buck farts,

Merry sing, Cuckoo! Cuckoo! Cuckoo!

Well you sing Cuckoo, Nor cease you never now


Listen to the whole show here

HQ mixcloud of The Hare and the Moon mix only here


Hare and the Moon – The Golden Bough Pt2

Belbury Poly – Chapel Perilous

Black Sabbath – Under The Sun

British Sea Power – From The Sea To The Land Beyond

Nico – All That Is My Own

Popol  Vuh – Aguirre

Charles Vaughan -Do You Choose To Forget

Ghost – Dominoes/ Celebration for the Grey Days

Ivor Cutler – I’m Walking To A Farm

Comus – Diana

Faun Fables – House Carpenter

Julie Covington – My Silks And Fine Array

Shelagh McDonald – Stargazer

Eccentronic Research Council – Her Kind (Anne Sexton Poem)

Black Widow – Come To The Sabbat

Emerald Web – Flight Of The Raven

Swans – The Golden Boy That Was Swallowed By The Sea

The Incredible String Band – Witches Hat

The Legendary Pink Dots – Damien


Claude selects…

Summer Is Icumin-In (traditional)

EL Heath – The Folly Of Wandering Too Far From The Path

Broadcast – Poem of Dead Song

Broadcast – Drums on Fire

Ennio Morricone – La Banola

The Free Design – The Proper Ornaments (Stereolab & High Llamas – Harve Daley Hix

ARP – Pastoral Symphony  (excerpt of 12 inch)









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