Soundfounder: The Avalanches Talk About Sampling And Working With Leon Bridges

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Soundfounder: The Avalanches Talk About Sampling And Working With Leon Bridges

Posted by on Jan 13, 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. On this week’s show, he’s joined by Tony Di Blasi, one half of the Australian electronic pioneers the Avalanches. Di Blasi talks about his love of sampling and working with Leon Bridges, Perry Farrell, and Blood Orange on the Avalanches’ new album We Will Always Love You. Plus, this week’s show features new music from Madlib, Denton’s Juicy The Emissary, and more.

Playlist:

1. Madlib – “Hopprock”

2. Björk – “All Is Full Of Love”

3. Apifera – “Énék Hamaguro”

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

5. Machinedrum – “Star” (feat. Mono/Poly & Tanerélle)

6. Salami Rose Joe Louis – “We’re Dumb”

7. Interview with Tony Di Blasi of the Avalanches

8. Juice The Emissary – “Yumy/Muny”

9. DANGERDOOM – “Crosshairs”

10. The Deli & Lumes – “Mauve”

11. Lealani – “The Night”

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

13. Modeselektor – “The White Flash” (feat. Thom Yorke)

14. Janet Jackson – “If” (Kaytranada remix)

Soundfounder: Remembering MF DOOM & Talking To Machinedrum

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Soundfounder: Remembering MF DOOM & Talking To Machinedrum

Posted by on Jan 6, 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. On this week’s show, Soundfounder remembers the late MF DOOM and his pioneering blend of rap, underground beatmaking, and collaborations with Gorillaz, Dangermouse, J Dilla, and more. Plus, Soundfounder talks to Machinedrum, the artist behind Soundfounder’s favorite album of 2020. Machinedrum opens up about his creative process, meeting Freddie Gibbs at SXSW, and more.

Playlist:

1. Madvillain – “Accordion”

2. MF DOOM – “Doomsday” (feat. Pebbles The Invisible Girl)

3. DANGERDOOM – “Crosshairs”

4. Gorillaz – “November Has Come” (feat. MF DOOM)

5. MF DOOM – “Lunch Break”

6. MF DOOM – “Gazzillion Ear” (feat. J Dilla)

7. Interview with Machinedrum

8. Four Tet – “Parallel 4”

9. Modeselektor – “Berlin” (feat. Miss Platnum)

10. Botany – “Farthest Visible Rooftop”

11. Stro Elliot – “Soul II Stro”

12. Vegyn – “It’s Nice To Be Alive”

13. DJ Shadow – “The Number Song”

14. The Avalanches – “Interstellar Love” (feat. Leon Bridges)

Soundfounder’s Favorite Songs Of 2020

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Soundfounder’s Favorite Songs Of 2020

Posted by on Dec 16, 2020

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’s show features his favorite songs of 2020, ranging from international heavy hitters to local discoveries.

Playlist:

1. Machinedrum – “Star” (feat. Mono/Poly & Tanerélle)

2. Palmer Eldritch – “Re(Flex)”

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

4. Nameless – “Hey/Ho”

5. Botany – “Once We Die”

6. John Frusciante – “Brand E”

7. Four Tet – “Teenage Birdsong”

8. Thundercat – “Dragonball Durag”

9. Photay – “Warmth In The Coldest Acre”

10. Daedelus – “Sunflower Stems”

11. Kinder – “NNW”

12. BoomBaptist – “Boom Shakalaka” (feat. Deheb)

13. Corduroi – “Acid Controller”

14. Flobama – “Lvlup”

15. Kaytranada – “Lonely Stars”

16. Oneohtrix Point Never – “Long Road Home”

17. Andrea – “Backdrops”

18. Human Video – “La Canalla”

Soundfounder: 12.09.20

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Soundfounder: 12.09.20

Posted by on Dec 9, 2020

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’s show features Thom Yorke’s mysterious new collaboration with Four Tet and Burial and an exploration of Yorke’s work with other experimental producers. Plus, new music from San Marcos’ Kinder, 21st century turntabilism, and more.

Playlist:

1. James Blake – “I Keep Calling”

2. Prizm Wizard – “Sandstone Labyrinth”

3. The Avalanches – “Interstellar Love” (feat. Leon Bridges)

4. Sofie – “Try To Reach Me”

5. Kinder – “Secret Life Of Pets”

6. Four Tet + Burial + Thom Yorke – “His Rope”

7. Modeselektor & Thom Yorke – “This”

8. Flying Lotus – “…And The World Laughs With You” (feat. Thom Yorke)

9. UNKLE – “Rabbit In Your Headlights”

10. 545 – “Dirty Ice”

11. Sudan Archives – “Nont For Sale”

12. Botany – “E.O.T.S.”

Soundfounder: 12.02.20

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Soundfounder: 12.02.20

Posted by on Dec 2, 2020

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’s show features some surprising Grammy nominations for electronic artists, a celebration of the Avalanches’ Since I Left You on its twentieth anniversary, a roundup of Texas electronic music, and more.

Playlist:

1. Kaytranada – “Scared To Death”

2. Thundercat – “Dragonball Durag”

3. Flying Lotus – “Post Requisite”

4. Flume – “The Difference” (feat. Toro y Moi) [extended mix]

5. The Avalanches – “Since I Left You”

6. Badbadnotgood – “Confessions” (feat. Leland Whitty)

7. Mndsgn – “Cosmic Perspective”

8. Four Tet – “She Moves She”

9. B11ce – “Pointillist”

10. Cuadroped – “Accelerator”

11. Solar Shield – “Reesis”

12. Human Video – “La Canalla”

13. Aether – “Makeshift Sanctuary”

14. Caribou – “Can’t Do Without You” [extended mix]