Episode 0153: Peba

Star Feminine Band Star Feminine Band

The sound of Star Feminine Band is born of Benin, brightly colored patterns, and wild abandon, young carefree voices skipping over liquid guitar and intense percussion.

In this episode: Asian Dub Foundation, The Bobby Lees, Boom Pam, Brendan Benson & Jack White, Brian Capps and the True Liars, Death Cab For Cutie, Drink Me, Elvis Costello, The Fall, Free Radicals, The Jazz Butcher, Jeff Tweedy, The Kinks, Kruder & Dorfmeister, La Francachela, The Last, Mano Negra, Naked Giants, Nick Lowe, Niños Con Bombas, Oh Sees, Parov Stelar, Peter Bjorn and John, Portland Cello Project, Ren + Stimpy, Rob Crow, Robyn Hitchcock & The Egyptians, Star Feminine Band, Sukia, TLO, TLO, Walter Wanderley, Woods, The Wrens, The Young Fresh Fellows

  Song Artist Notes
1 Peba Star Feminine Band Hot stuff out of Benin
2 Postcard Niños Con Bombas An explosive polka missive
3 Watching the Detectives Elvis Costello Top-shelf Jazzmastering
4 Return of Django Asian Dub Foundation Dub-happy wooziness
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6 Café Sin Leche (feat. Arthur Yoria) Free Radicals Morning coffee
7 Munt Boom Pam Sabre dancing
8 Onion TLO
9 Mala Vida Mano Negra It’s time to go
10 Mosquita Muerta La Francachela All about the dead fly
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12 Dog Pound Hop Ren + Stimpy Giggly digging
13 Now That Your Dollar Bills Have Sprouted Wings (feat. Lizzy Ellison & Patti King) Portland Cello Project Can you believe this?
14 Steady As She Goes Brendan Benson & Jack White Track it down
15 Sugar Lump-Lump Drink Me Sleepytime music
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17 The King of Carrot Flowers, Pt. 1 Death Cab For Cutie Originally by Neutral Milk Hotel
18 True Liar Brian Capps and the True Liars Burning up
19 Leppo & The Jooves Robyn Hitchcock & The Egyptians Quite the characters
20 Whirlpool The Young Fresh Fellows Still spinning
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22 Everybody Had It with You The Last The newest wave
23 Bad Day Lately Jeff Tweedy Getting better
24 Powerman The Kinks Always ahead
25 Gonggong Peter Bjorn and John Hit the gonggong
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27 High School (Don't Like Them) Naked Giants Remember when
28 Move The Bobby Lees Cold start, hot tune
29 From His Lips The Wrens New stuff from the Wrens REAL SOON
30 Toadstool Experiment Oh Sees Very experimental
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32 Praha In Spring Rob Crow Originally by Ruins
33 Fell so Hard Woods A running fall
34 Dirtyman II TLO
35 Summer Samba Walter Wanderley So nice
36 A Quiet Place Nick Lowe Nobody olds like Nick
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38 Just Like Betty Page The Jazz Butcher It’s been such fun
39 Kurious Oranj The Fall Self-hypnotic
40 Vaseline And Sand Sukia Sitar spin
41 Ambiente Kruder & Dorfmeister Quite environmental
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43 Tango Del Fuego Parov Stelar Hot stuff