Playing tracks by
The Fall, Elastica, Sonic Youth, Edwyn Collins, Inspiral Carpets and more.
This show was 77th in the global indie rock chart and 95th in the global alternative chart.
Published February 9th 2018.
On January 24th 2018 one of the sharpest and brightest minds to have ever sprung form the world of music passed away. Mark E. Smith was not just the leader and mastermind behind one of the most seminal post-punk bands of all time, but also a radical spirit and master collaborator who will live forever through his prolific art.
Two days ago his funeral took place at Blackley Crematorium in Manchester before a wake at one of his favourite pubs, The Woodthorpe in Prestwich which ended up in a brawl...
This episode pays tribute to the genius of Mark E. Smith...