Mixtape 172 :: My Old Bassist

by Julius C. Lacking Julius C. Lacking
Woody and Jeremy Woody and Jeremy

Like pre-teens throwing every liquid into the kitchen blender and daring each other to drink the results, Woody and Jeremy fuse all manner of sounds legitimate and profane into some murky concoction that tastes surprisingly good.

In this episode: Asian Dub Foundation, Atom™, The Bug, Certain Animals, Country Westerns, !Dela Dap, Dry Cleaning, Elvis Costello & The Attractions, Flying Lotus, Genghis Tron, Gerben Rienk Visser + Bob Van Houten, Ghost of Vroom, The Gravel Pit, Hands Down Eugene, Hearty Har, Jacob Miller, Juliana Hatfield, Junior Mervin, King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard, Los Lobos, Mark Mothersbaugh, Medeski, Martin + Wood, The Mekons, Mexican Institute of Sound, Nine Inch Nails, Ratboys, Simian Mobile Disco, Sleaford Mods, The Specials, Stubborn Allstars, TLO, TLO, Woody and Jeremy

  Song Artist Notes
1 My Old Bassist Woody and Jeremy Every band has one
2 Love Special Delivery Los Lobos More LA stuff
3 Club Mekon The Mekons The hot spot
5 Scratchcard Lanyard Dry Cleaning Disaffected affectation
6 Shanghai King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard Wander through the Chinese scale
7 Gal Costa TLO
8 Goldregen (n.o.h.a. Mix) !Dela Dap Opa
10 Bossandfunk (7 Inch Version) Atom™ It delivers
11 Ping Island/Lightning Strike Rescue Op Mark Mothersbaugh Seeking Steve Zissou
12 M.F.P.D.A. Mexican Institute of Sound Bomb all these and destroy them
13 I Got This Down Simian Mobile Disco Getting the hang of it
15 Sun King Certain Animals Underground music
16 Monomaniac The Gravel Pit You had me at the whistling
17 Two Characters in Search of a Country Song Country Westerns Dry and dusty
18 James Jesus Angleton Ghost of Vroom History of spooks
20 Calling You Out Hearty Har In a sly mood
21 Yo Te Vi (The Beat) (feat. Draco Rosa) Elvis Costello & The Attractions Aqui estamos
22 Tin Spam (Bokkle Mix) Stubborn Allstars The bokkle makes it
23 Message To You Rudy The Specials Never gets old
25 You Version The Bug Dark undercurrents
26 Using What You Got Flying Lotus A fragmented approach
27 That's What I Get Nine Inch Nails Inevitable rewards
29 Key Ratboys Not the usual garbage
30 Full Blast Hands Down Eugene A big extended sprawl
31 Had a Dream Juliana Hatfield Daring experiments
32 Green Sauce TLO
33 Funny Steps Gerben Rienk Visser + Bob Van Houten Dutch treat
35 Glimpses Sleaford Mods Channeling Mark E. Smith
36 Police And Thieves Junior Mervin Always the right vibe
37 Tenement Yard Jacob Miller Slice of life
38 Bubblehouse Medeski, Martin + Wood Definitely my house
39 Frontline Santiago (feat. Ana Tijoux) Asian Dub Foundation Multiculti
41 Pyrocene Genghis Tron Waves of concordance