THE JOINT

The Herb Whisperer and Fraserhead go all over the shop with an eclectic, left-field, and off-kilter selection of cosmic disco, electro, indie, hip-hop, house, dub, anything with a motorik vibe, plus the occasional guilty pleasure. If the radio sounds broken chances are it’s the THE JOINT.

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The Show: Of all the onions in the world, I like spring onions the best

24.02.2024

And on with the show…

Direct download: The Joint – 24 February 2024

Notebooks out completists, here’s the playlist in full…

  • HALO MAUD – Terres Infinies
  • LES AMAZONES D’AFRIQUE – Flaws
  • LEWSBERG – Angle Of Reflection
  • HEADACHE – Truisms 4 Dummies *
  • BROADS – Tiamat
  • BEYONCÉ – 16 CARRIAGES
  • THE LAST DINNER PARTY – One Of Your Girls
  • TIERRA WHACK – 27 CLUB
  • DJ BLAQSTARR & RYE RYE – Shake It To The Ground (Claude VonStroke Remix)
  • HONESTY – TUNE IN TUNE OUT
  • ScHoolboy Q – Yeern 101
  • CONWAY THE MACHINE & JOEY BADA$$ – Vertino
  • THE REDS, PINKS & PURPLES – Your Worst Song is Your Greatest Hit
  • CONFLICT AT SERENITY POOLS – in the stars
  • CONFLICT AT SERENITY POOLS – yeah totally yeah
  • CADENCE WEAPON – Press Eject (featuring Grandtheft)
  • BKTHERULA – CRAZY GIRL P2 (featuring YoungBoy Never Broke Again)
  • FELIX LEE – Our Struggle Is Not The Flesh
  • BDRMM – Standard Tuning
  • LIME GARDEN – Mother
  • YARD ACT – When The Laughter Stops (featuring Katy J Pearson)
  • SOFIA BOLT – Go Away
  • DATA MEMORY ACCESS – DR. Esse
  • APRIL SHOWERS – Abandon Ship
  • TALK SHOW – Red/White
  • GIRL IN RED – Too Much
  • SAILOR HONEYMOON – Bad Apple
  • SWANK MAMI – Poison
  • NIA ARCHIVES – Silence Is Loud
  • LIP CRITIC – Milky Max
  • A PLACE TO BURY STRANGERS – Change Your God

* The inspiration for this week’s lyrical heading.

The Show: All the poison, I convert it and I turn it to love.

09.02.2024

And on with the show…

Direct download: The Joint – 10 February 2024

Notebooks out completists, here’s the playlist in full…

  • LAST DINNER PARTY, THE – Prelude To Ecstasy
  • JOHN GLACIER – Money Shows (featuring Eartheater)
  • RENO ROJAS – Cómplices
  • SISSY SPACE ECHO & THE INVISIBLE COLLABORATORS – Did You Think Things Could Ever Get This Bad ?
  • TR/ST – Being Boring (featuring Jake Shears)
  • PET SHOP BOYS – Loneliness
  • PPJ – Beijo
  • SMERZ, ALLINA – My Producer
  • CHASTITY BELT – I-90 Bridge
  • LEWSBERG – An Ear To The Chest
  • BRUCE FALKIAN – By Bruce Falkian
  • HEADACHE – Mission Impossible III
  • TEKE::TEKE – Bankrobber
  • NEWCLEUS – Computer Age (Push the Button)
  • BURIAL – Dreamfear
  • BURIAL – Boy Sent From Above
  • SQUID – Fugue (Bin Song)
  • ELVIN BRANDHI & LORD SPIKEHEART – DEATH CODE E666
  • SHIT & SHINE – BUZZARD BACK TREE
  • HEADACHE – Business Opportunities
  • DANNY BROWN – Y.B.P. (featuring Bruiser Wolf)
  • YARD ACT – We Make Hits
  • JUSTICE – Generator
  • VEGYN – The Path Less Travelled
  • LAST DINNER PARTY, THE – The Feminine Urge *

* The inspiration for this week’s lyrical heading.

The Show: Have you ever heard of Sonic Youth? Or Kim Gordon?

26.01.2024

And on with the show…

Direct download: The Joint – 27 January 2024

Notebooks out completists, here’s the playlist in full…

  • BILL RYDER-JONES  This Can’t Go On
  • TWIN TEMPLE  Be A Slut
  • TIERRA WHACK  Chanel Pit
  • ASHDEN  Shoes
  • 1999 WRITE THE FUTURE, BADBADNOTGOOD, WESTSIDE GUNN, CONWAY THE MACHINE – MiNt cHoCoLaTe
  • PREVIOUS INDUSTRIES – Showbiz
  • HEADACHE – The Pavement Is My Pillow Talk
  • MARIKA HACKMAN – Slime
  • KABZA DE SMALL, DJ MAPHORISA, NJELIC, YOUNG STUNNA, NKOSAZANA DAUGHTER, XOLANI GUITAR – Nana Thula
  • ARIANA GRANDE – yes, and? (extended mix)
  • JUSTICE – One Night/All Night (Starring Tame Impala)
  • NIA ARCHIVES – Crowded Roomz
  • SWANK MAMI – Bad B*tch
  • HITECH – ZOOTED (featuring DJKillaSquid)
  • EN ATTENDANT ANA – Wonder
  • MISSY ELLIOT – Get Ur Freak On
  • CURRENT AFFAIRS – No Fuss
  • TALEEN KALI – Only Lovers Left Alive (Ringo Deathstarr Remix)
  • HEADACHE – Mission Impossible III
  • LIL NAS X – J CHRIST
  • KIM GORDON – BYE BYE
  • PLAYBOI CARTI – EVILJ0RDAN
  • CUTLERY – AntsLive
  • BOB SINCLAR – Gym Tonic (Original)
  • SISSY SPACE ECHO & THE INVISIBLE COLLABORATORS – At 7.44
  • LIBRARY CARD – Well, Actually *
  • PRODUCTS BAND – Shell Text
  • BILL RYDER-JONES – … And The Sea…

* The inspiration for this week’s lyrical heading.