The Golden Apples of the Sun Radio Show


Radio Show – 7 May 2017 – Episode 319
May 13, 2017, 10:31 am
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…from ambient folk to minimal wave to 90s shoegaze stop what you are doing and let your mind slow-down for a 2 hour selection of shimmering aural bliss bombs as selected by Claude…

Show re-stream here  (select 7 May)

HQ Mixcloud here (no talk just the music)

PLAYLIST

Anois – Small Car Battery – Tree House Whispers

Anois – Lampionwood – Tree House Whispers

Penguin Cafe – Cantorum – The Imperfect Sea

Sproatly Smith – Ribbons – The Restless Field

Sproatly Smith – Meditations – Thomas Traherne

The Boost Hero Man – Kyre

The Owl Service – Psychomania – Cine (The Director’s Cut) –

Lilacs & Champagne – Everywhere Everyone – Lilacs & Champagne

Lilacs & Champagne – Made Flesh – Midnight Features Vol. 2

Wild Beasts – Hooting and Howling (Forest Swords Rework)

Lush – Undertow (Spooky Remix) – Split

Daughter – Love – The Wild Youth EP

Daughter – Winter (Warpaint Remix)

Marie Davidson – Naive To The Bone – Veronica Vasicka Boiler Room

Psychemagik – New Beginning – Psychemagik Archive 2009-2017

Stig & Steen – Sommer – Da Solen Kom

Young Gun Silver Fox – Long Way Back

Lilacs & Champagne – Roses & Kisses – Midnight Features Vol. 2

Bernard Herrmann – Boyhood – Citizen Kane OST

Amorphous Androgynous – Elysian Feels(Abbey Road Version) – The Otherness

Seeland – Call the Incredible (The Advisory Circle Remix) – Captured EP

The Memory Band – Children of the Stones – A Fair Field

The Advisory Circle – Mind How You Go Now – Mind How You Go Now

Arthur Lee and Love – You Set The Scene – Forever Changes (MIXCLOUD BONUS)

 

 



Radio Show – 2 April 2017 – Episode 315

…Claude returns and weeks of field study, archaeological digging, explorations of secret rural Holloways, learning the Rites of Mu, and Hypnagogia all come together…its a strange beautiful musical trip….

Show re-stream here

Mixcloud HQ here  – just the music plus BONUS TRACKS (almost 2 hours)

PLAYLIST

A Year In The Country – For My Gentle Scattering – Airwaves: Songs From The Sentinels

A Year In The Country Flutter Once More – Airwaves: Songs From The Sentinels

The KLF – The Rites Of Mu (Narrated By Martin Sheen)

The Assistant – Gristleizer

Lilacs and Champagne – Sensations

Jon Brooks. – Please Drive Carefully – Shapwick

Mrjonthehat – Lullaby from The Wicker Man

Laurie Spiegel – Appalachian Grove I – The Expanding Universe Reissue

Walker Brothers – The Electrician – Nite Flights

LTJ Bukem Music (Original 12)

Sam Mcloughlin – A Stirring (Crazywell Pool) – Devon Folklore Tapes Volume III: Inland Water

L Pierre – The Kingdom – The Island Come True

Exceeding Death – Mad Girls Love Song by Sylvia Plath

S. Mcloughlin & A. Cooper – Lantern – Natural Lancashire – Supernatural Lancashire

Laetitia Sadier and Source Ensemble – Double Voice, Extra Voice – Finding Me Finding You

Lilies On Mars – No Way – Dot to Dot

The Stargazer Lilies – Well Versed To Verb Doubt – We Are The Dreamers

The Stargazer Lilies – Golden Key – Door To The Sun

Andy Votel – Shallerova – All Ten Fingers

Lillies of Mars Dream of Bees – Dot To Dot

Broadcast – Minus One – The Noise Made By People

Broadcast – Black Cat – Tender Buttons

The Group – Quasars – The Feed-back

Tom Dissevelt – Drifting – Electronic Movements

Broadcast – Belly Dance – The Future Crayon

Mellow – Instant Love (Andy Votel Remix) – Another Mellow Winter

Isan – Cutlery Favours  – Lucky Cat

MIXCLOUD BONUS TRACKS

Jon Brooks – Autres Directions – Autres Directions

The Hardy Tree – Harringey House – The Fields Lie Sleeping Underneath

The Hardy Tree – The Fields Lie Sleeping Underneath – The Fields Lie Sleeping Underneath

Lake Radio – Ghost Translator – Hypnagogia

Dope Lemon – Honey Bones – Honey Bones

Laura Cannell – Time Burns Falling Stars (Peverelist remix) – Swooping Talons Remixes

Lake Radio – Chant II (2017 Rework)

 



BONUS flexidisc – golden apples indiepop for valentines day
February 12, 2017, 11:03 am
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if you loved the full mix of golden apples indiepop for valentines day then you may also love this bonus flexidisc mix

PLAYLIST

Flexidisc Mix

The Golden Dawn – My Secret World

Port Sulphur featuring Vic Godard – The Lane

Morning Favorites – Every Single Day

Bouquet – Summer Swirl

The Softies – The Best Days

Coffee Garden – I Can’t Hide My Love

Part Time – Thunderbolts of Love

Orange Cake Mix – In the Groove of Your Romantic Soul

The Wake – Crush The Flowers

My Laundry Life- To set things right

Bart & Friends – Weave Your Name

The Holydrug Couple – Dreamy

My favourite – Burning Hearts

The Jesus & Mary Chain – You Trip Me Up John Peel Session

 



golden apples indiepop for valentines day
February 12, 2017, 10:15 am
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love is a wonderful colour…golden apples indie pop for valentines day returns for 2017…

indiepop…jangle…c86 …dreampop …shoegaze…shed a tear of joy at the beauty of some of these tracks and send a link with your love

…curated with love by Claude

re-stream the show here (Select 12 Feb 2017)

mixcloud HQ here (just the music in HQ audio)

BONUS flexidisc on the cover of the magazine – so much good music…another mix of the cassettes  and 45s that were just left lying on the carpet as they could not fit into the main mix…get your flexidisc here

PLAYLIST

The Durutti Column – Sketch for Summer Live at the Venue London 1983

Antena – To Climb The Cliff

Weekend – Drumbeat For Baby (Demo)

PS22 Chorus – Round and Round (excerpt)

Ariel Pink’s Haunted Graffiti – Round and Round

Allo Darlin – Dreaming

Frankie Cosmos – Art School

The John Candy – Carmenère 2096

Melodys Echo Chamber – Be Proud of Your Kids

Gurr – Moby Dick – In My Head

The Death Of Pop – Sun In My Eyes

Camera Obscura – Lunar Sea

Paul Quinn and The Independent Group – Stupid Thing

Miles Kane – A Girl Like You

Hong Kong In The 60s – Diaryland

The Field Mice ‎- Emma’s House

Grave Pool – Frost Pockets

The Proctors and Terry Bickers – Cellophane

Slowdive – Crazy for You

Chloe Sevigny – Surface (excerpts)

Shoestrings – Some Things Never Change

The Softies – Sleep Away Your Troubles

The Clientele – Reflections After Jane (Live)

Nite Fields – Like a Drone

The Candy Twins – Edwyn Collins is Back

Orange Juice – I Cant Help Myself (Kid Jensen BBC Session 82)

The Hobbes Fanclub – Love From The Stars

The Sundays – Here’s Where The Story Ends

Talulah Gosh – Talulah Gosh

BONUS TRACKS (Mixcloud Edition)

Rocketship – Hey,Hey,Girl

Electric Lo Fi Seresta – Everything She Does

The Pastels – Kicking Leaves

Pop Romantique! – Tuesday Morning, Mondays Gone

Tahiti 80 – Better Days Will Come

Papooz – Ann Wants To Dance (live)

want more….

more Golden Apples indiepop here , here and here

the legendary Twee as Fuck article here

 



Radio Show – 5 February 2017- Episode 307

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This edition of the Golden Apples is hosted by Claude Mono. It commences with a soundscape from Under The Skin the unsettling sci-fi film that creates a strange brooding dystopian landscape within contemporary Glasgow and its surrounds. More soundscapes from A Year In The Country, Broadcast, Pram, The Dandelion Set, Stereolab and space-psych from Our Solar System…immersive listening…

Listen here (select 5 February 2016)

HQ Mixcloud here – just the music

PLAYLIST

Mica Levi – Creation – Under The Skin Soundtrack

Mica Levi – Lipstick To Void – Under The Skin Soundtrack

Mica Levi – Love – Under The Skin Soundtrack

A Year In The Country – The Dark Chamber – The Marks Upon The Land The Dark Chamber EP

A Year In The Country – The Dark Chamber (Waiting For A Moment Of Stillness Mix) – The Marks Upon The Land The Dark Chamber EP

A Year In The Country – For My Gentle Scattering – Airwaves Songs From The Sentinels – The Marks Upon The Land

Broadcast – Teresa’s Song (Sorrow) – Berberian Sound Studio

Broadcast – The Sacred Marriage – Berberian Sound Studio

Broadcast – The Be Colony-Dashing Home-What on Earth Took You – Investigate Witch Cults of the Radio Age

John Hill feat Susan Christie – Europa – Six Moons of Jupiter

The Invisible – Lifes Dancers (Floating Points Remix)

Hintermass – The Rituals of Reversal – The Apple Tree

David Colohan and Richard Moult – Sundial – The Marks Upon The Land Wild Hope Flowers

Hintermass – The Apple Tree – The Apple Tree

Mndsgn – Camelblues – Yawn Zwn

Stereolab – Anonymous Collective – Emperor Tomato Ketchup

Our Solar System – In Time – At the Edge of Time

Desert Dwellers – Shiva Nataraj (Banco De Gaia Remix)

The Dandelion Set and Alan Moore – Harps Ascend – A Thousand Strands 1975 – 2015

Lispector – The Game – A Kind of Awe and Reverence and Wonder

Angel – Driving (Down) – Sky Girl

The Dandelion Set and Alan Moore – Imogens People – A Thousand Strands 1975 – 2015

Antena – Frantz [Nouvelle Vague Mix] – Versions Speciales

Pram – Earthing and Protection – Sargasso Sea

Mica Levi – End Credits – Jackie Original Soundtrack

Twincities – Cadaver Dogs – Assembly Field The Cross Hill Recordings

 

 



It Was Only Acid, Your Honour: In Defence of Psychedelia

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Make sure you check out the article on psychedelia in The Wall of Sound written by Em Burrows of the Golden Apples where Em confirms the jury is out (of it).

Includes some essential psych recommendations and you can check them all out with direct ‘linkage’ provided right here…

Em Burrows Recommends
Lake Ruth – The Inconsolable Jean Claude
Wolf People – Silbury Sands
The GOASTT – Animals
Syd Arthur – Garden of Time
Causa Sui – Juju Blues
Broadcast – You Can Fall

Allison Brice Recommends
Margareta Juvan & Can – I’m Hiding My Nightingale
Bruno Nicolai – Razionale
Rotary Connection – I Am the Black Gold of the Sun
Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith & Suzanne Ciani – Closed Circuit
The Soundcarriers – Boiling Point

Claude Mono Recommends
Oasis – Falling Down (A Monstrous Psychedelic Bubble Mix)
Gnod & White Hills – Drop Out
The Cosmic Dead – The White Rabbit
Our Solar System – At the Edge of Time
Tame Impala – Elephant (Todd Rundgren Remix)
Yuya Uchida & the Flowers – I’m Dead

 



Radio Show – 1 January 2017 – Episode 302
January 1, 2017, 9:51 am
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The Golden Apples returns for 2017… Enjoy two hours of Claude Mono selected audio bliss bombs that link the past with the present – 80s new age cassettes, cosmic spiritual beats, downtemp psych, nu-Tropicalia, strange 90s indie covers and orchestral drum and bass…

Listen to the show re-stream (Select 1 Jan 2017)

Listen HQ Mixcloud here  – Just the music plus extra tracks

More new age sounds here

PLAYLIST for Mixcloud Edition

Alice Coltrane – Madhura Manohara Giridhari

Carlos Santana Bill Laswell – A Love Supreme

The Ballistic Brothers – A Love Supreme

Flying Lotus – Aunties Harp (Rebekah Raff Remix)

Emerald Web – Flight of the Raven

Emerald Web – Stepper

Jordan De La Sierra – Sphere Of Sublime Dances

Omodada – All My Gods (Ummagma Remix)

Nora Guthrie – Home Before Dark

Virna Lindt – Underwater Boy (Musically Proper Mix)

Mndsgn – Camelblues

Jed and Lucia – Helium (Letherette Remix)

Urubu feat J. Abramovay – Sokak

Iaci Kupalua – Icaro0

Xique-Xique – Protetores e Orixás

Lutine – Espera (Kemper Norton Mix Excerpt)

Casper Iskov – Soon

Zuni – Kinky Afro

The Stone Roses – Elizabeth My Dear (Kinobe Remix)

Groove Armada – Your Song (Tim Love Lees Semi Bearded Remix)

The Heritage Orchestra – Inner City Life (Live)

Goldie – Inner City Life (4 Hero Mix)

Goldie vs Rabbit In The Moon – Inner City Life (Rabbit In The Moons Vocalic City Mix)