Soundfounder: 05.12.21

Soundfounder

Soundfounder: 05.12.21

Posted by on May 12, 2021

Photo by Gabriel C. Pérez/KUTX

Every Wednesday night, 8-9 p.m., Soundfounder plays electronic and beat music from Austin and around the world, focusing on new releases and old classics. This week features a celebration of Dr. Octagonecologyst, the groundbreaking collaboration between rapper Kool Keith and producer Dan The Automator that helped elevate beatmaking to a new level twenty five years ago. Plus, new music from Rochelle Jordan, quickly, quickly, and more.

Playlist:

1. El Guincho – “Bombay”

2. Rochelle Jordan – “Love You Good”

3. The Skull Eclipses – “Pillars” (feat. Baba Maraire & Felicia Douglass)

4. Caribou – “Can’t Do Without You” (extended mix)

5. quickly, quickly – “Feel”

6. Dr. Octagon – “Blue Flowers”

7. Jurassic 5 – “Lesson 6: The Lecture”

8. Flying Lotus – “Crust”

9. Onra – “Ms. Ho”

10. Todd Terje – “Inspector Norse”

11. Vegyn – “Like A Good Old Friend”

12. Lealani – “The Night”

13. BoomBaptist – “Komfort Food”

Soundfounder: 05.05.21

Soundfounder

Soundfounder: 05.05.21

Posted by on May 5, 2021

Photo by Michael Minasi/KUTX

Every Wednesday night, 8-9 p.m., Soundfounder plays electronic and beat music from Austin and around the world, focusing on new releases and old classics. This week features the Cure and post-punk band Fontaines D.C. reimagined electronically. Plus, new Austin releases, a peak into the Flying Lotus-scored anime, and more.

Playlist:

1. RJD2 – “1976”

2. J Dilla – “Body Movin'”

3. Fontaines D.C. – “A Hero’s Death” (Soulwax Remix)

4. Burial – “Archangel”

5. The Avalanches – “We Will Always Love You” (feat. Blood Orange)

6. Kiefer – “Between Days”

7. Lyftdriver – “This Is Why”

8. Aphex Twin – “Fingerbib”

9. Kaytranada – “Lite Spots”

10. Madlib – “Theme De Crabtree”

11. Flying Lotus – “Crust”

12. The Point. – “Rip2pimp”

13. Sofia Kourtesis – “By Your Side”

14. Dangerdoom – “Crosshairs”

15. Bad Snacks – “York”

16. Nightmares On Wax – “The Sweetest”

Soundfounder: 04.28.21

Soundfounder

Soundfounder: 04.28.21

Posted by on Apr 28, 2021

Photo by Gabriel C. Pérez/KUTX

Every Wednesday night, 8-9 p.m., Soundfounder plays electronic and beat music from Austin and around the world, focusing on new releases and old classics. This week, he features new anime-inspired music from Flying Lotus and Thundercat, electro-funk from DAM Funk, classics from James Blake and Boards Of Canada and more.

Playlist:

1. Photay – “The People”

2. Garrett & DAM Funk – “Chasing The Clouds Away”

3. Rami – “Sunflowers”

4. James Blake – “Life Round Here”

5. Kiefer – “Everybody Loves The Sunshine” (feat. Theo Croker)

6. Flying Lotus – “Black Gold” (feat. Thundercat)

7. Robert Glasper Experiment – “No One Like You” (feat. Alex Isley) [Kaytranada remix]

8. Nosaj Thing – “Eclipse/Blue” (feat. Kazu Makino)

9. Flamingosis – “Cosmic Feeling”

10. Dot – “Do You”

11. Brainwavve – “Sleep Automatic” (feat. Honey Son)

12. Boards Of Canada – “Dayvan Cowboy”

13. Human Video – “La Canalla”

Soundfounder: The Electronic & Jazz Connection

Soundfounder

Soundfounder: The Electronic & Jazz Connection

Posted by on Apr 21, 2021

Photo by Michael Minasi/KUTX

Every Wednesday night, 8-9 p.m., Soundfounder plays electronic and beat music from Austin and around the world, focusing on new releases and old classics. Inspired by the stunning new collaboration between electronic producer Floating Points and jazz legend Pharoah Sanders, Soundfounder devotes the entire show this week to electronic music’s connection with jazz. From Madlib raiding Blue Note’s discography for jazz samples to Kendrick Lamar, Flying Lotus, and Thundercat making jazz fusion cool for a new generation, Soundfounder traces the history and possibility of the electronic/jazz connection.

Playlist:

1. Mr. Scruff – “Music Takes Me Up” (feat. Alice Russell)

2. Floating Points & Pharoah Sanders – “Movement 6” (feat. London Symphony Orchestra)

3. Madlib – “Stepping Into Tomorrow”

4. Kieran Hebden & Steve Reid – “People Be Happy”

5. Flying Lotus – “Never Catch Me” (feat. Kendrick Lamar)

6. The Deli – “51”

7. Roni Size & Reprazent – “New Forms” (feat. Bahamadia)

8. Amon Tobin – “Get Your Snack On”

9. Thundercat – “For Love (I Come Your Friend)”

10. DJ Shadow – “What Does Your Soul Look Like, Pt. 3”

11. Botany – “Raw Light Overture”

12. Squarepusher – “Beep Street”

Soundfounder: 04.14.21

Soundfounder

Soundfounder: 04.14.21

Posted by on Apr 14, 2021

Photo by Gabriel C. Pérez/KUTX

Every Wednesday night, 8-9 p.m., Soundfounder plays electronic and beat music from Austin and around the world, focusing on new releases and old classics. This week, he gets ready for Friday’s Exploded Drawing 52, a livestream event featuring some of the best beatmakers from Texas and California and as far away as Germany. Plus, new music from Madlib, Vegyn, and more.

Playlist:

1. Röyksopp – “Eple”

2. Stimulator Jones – “Soon Never Comes”

3. Teebs – “Pretty Poly”

4. Jex Opolis – “Cave Dancer”

5. DJ Shadow – “Organ Donor (Extended Overhaul)”

6. Packed Rich – “Spirited”

7. SaliYah – “Connected”

8. 10th Letter – “Cubism”

9. Vegyn – “B4 The Computer Crash”

10. Madlib – “Hopprock”

11. Weval – “Someday”

12. Flying Lotus – “Post Requisite”

13. Flobama – “Delicacy”

14. BoomBaptist – “Komfort Food”

15. Kinder – “Setting”