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Bestimix 38: Solar Bears

Bestimix 38: Solar Bears

About the show

Playing tracks by

The Incredible String Band, Fur, The rolling stones, Solar Bears, Twin Sister and more.

We’re super excited to present our 38th Bestimix, lovingly compiled by one of our favourite new acts, Solar Bears - makers of dream-like psych, kraut and ambient soundscapes that evoke the sounds of synth legends like Giorgio Moroder, John Carpenter and Klaus Schulze. Irish duo John Kowalski and Rian Trench’s recent album for Planet Mu, She Was Coloured In, is a woozy masterpiece we recommend you check out pronto, mixing hazy post-rock, laconic disco and, moreover, lush melodic and heartwarming grooves. And you can get more than a flavour of their personal tastes by downloading this exclusive mix, which expertly joins the old and new, taking in classics from Radiohead, LFO and Pink Floyd alongside new electronica from Gold Panda and the ‘Bears themselves...