- 6 years ago
Playing tracks by
Tropic Of Cancer, Broadcast and The Focus Group, Applehead, HECKER, Conrad Schnitzler and more.
Right, so about six weeks ago I discovered the existence of Pan Recordings, and it's been a bit of a revelation to be honest. They specialise in 'difficult' electronica and press it up on really heavy vinyl and package it in wicked sleeves with screen-printed PVC bags. It started with the re-press of 'Sun Pandamonium' by Hecker, which you'll notice I still can't put down, and then there was that Keith Fullerton Whitman thing I played you last time round, and there's a Frieder Butzmann record which I'll play you next time, but this time it's the turn of plunderphonic genius Joseph Hammer, so you can hear about 20 minutes from his album on the show. Pan stuff aside, there's a couple of dubby techno numbers from Mokira and Quantec, some kraut rock goodness from Applehead, Conrad Schnitzler and Arthur Boto Conley's Music Workshop, some very old Swiss yodelling from Jodlerklub Thun, a bit of Broadcast and The Focus Group, and the astonishing new single from Tropic Of Cancer...