PR108 - Chalk Dragon

Metamodern sounds in country music to start the show with Sturgill Simpson, Orville Peck, and Purple Mountains. Positive hip-hop from Shad, Jurassic 5, and A Tribe Called Quest. Guitar rock from Bleached, Mannequin Pussy, Titus Andronicus, The Beths, and CHAI. Electronics from The Faint, Kompromat, Hot Chip, and Brijean.


  1. DJ Wiki Ben Theme by Marty Finkel on DJ Wiki Ben Theme (Self-Released)
  2. Turtles All The Way Down by Sturgill Simpson on Metamodern Sounds In Country Music (High Top Mountain)
  3. Buffalo Run by Orville Peck on Pony (Sub Pop)
  4. She's Making Friends, I'm Turning Stranger by Purple Mountains on Purple Mountains (Drag City)
  5. Classic (Co-produced by Jazzy Jeff) by Shad + Skratch Bastid on The Spring Up (Self-Released / Bandcamp)
  6. The Influence by Jurassic 5 on Quality Control (Interscope)
  7. Bonita Applebum by A Tribe Called Quest on People's Instinctive Travels And Paths Of Rhythm (Jive)
  8. Rebound City by Bleached on Don't You Think You've Had Enough (Dead Oceans)
  9. New Equations at the Copacabana by Clinic on Wheeltappers and Shunters (Domino)
  10. Heart Is Healing by Martha on Love Keeps Kicking (Dirtnap)
  11. Cream by Mannequin Pussy on Patience (Epitaph)
  12. Stick N Poke by Palehound on Black Friday (Polyvinyl)
  13. 2 Ugly 4 NY by Kyle Craft on Showboat Honey (Sub Pop)
  14. The Modern Leper (Biffy Clyro) by Frightened Rabbit on Tiny Changes: A Tribute to Frightened Rabbit (Canvasback)
  15. They'll Never by Stef Chura on Midnight (Saddle Creek)
  16. (I Blame) Society by Titus Andronicus on An Obelisk (Merge)
  17. Fundi by Brijean on Walkie Talkie (Native Cat)
  18. Dark & Handsome by Blood Orange feat Toro y Moi on Angel's Pulse (Domino)
  19. Keep Moving Don't Move by Kate Tempest on The Book of Traps and Lessons (American / Republic)
  20. Obsessed by Hatchie on Keepsake (Double Double Whammy)
  21. Nocturne by Deerhunter on Why Hasn't Everything Already Disappeared? (4AD )
  22. Keep Your Name by Dirty Projectors on Dirty Projectors (Domino)
  23. River Run Lvl 1 by The Beths on Future Me Hates Me (Carpark)
  24. Curly Adventure by CHAI on PUNK (Burger Records)
  25. Pretty Cloud by The Drums on Brutalism (Anti-)
  26. Natural by Julia Shapiro on Perfect Version (Hardly Art)
  27. Hire by Girlpool on What Chaos Is Imaginary (Anti-)
  28. Weird Glow by Sarah Bethe Nelson on Weird Glow (Burger)
  29. Melody of Love by Hot Chip on A Bath Full of Ecstasy (Domino)
  30. Possession by Kompromat on Traum Und Existenz (Citizen)
  31. Life’s a Joke by The Faint on Egowerk (Saddle Creek)
  32. Burn In The Night by The Foreign Resort on Outnumbered (Artoffact)