On this edition of ALLSORTS: Michele K-tel spins a bunch of new sounds from the likes of UK psych funk jazz group The Heliocentrics, Scottish songstress Isobel Campbell, Ethiopian master accordionist Hailu Mergia, Brazilian composer Kiko Dinucci PLUS those punks Vic Godard & the Subway Sect. This week's connect-the-dots themes?  HUMMINGBIRDS and ABANDONMENT.


  1. I Found That Essence Rare by Gang of Four (RIP Andy Gill) on Entertainment (Warner Brothers)
  2. Build A Nest by Jeff Parker on Suite for Max Brown (International Anthem/Nonesuch)
  3. Be Known by Ethnic Heritage Ensemble on Be Known (Spiritmuse)
  4. Be At Peace with Yourself by Bill Fay on Life Is People (Dead Oceans)
  5. Lively Up Yourself by Bob Marley on Bob Marley vs. Lee Scratch Perry: The Best of the Upsetter Years 1970-71 (Cult)
  6. Break
  7. Burning Wooden Ship by The Heliocentrics on Infinity of Now (Madlib Invazion)
  8. Who Wants to Live Forever by Vanishing Twin on Cryonic Suspension May Save Your Life (Fire)
  9. Humming by WIRE on Mind Hive (Pink Flag)
  10. Humming Fields by Colleen on the Weighing of the Heart (Second Language)
  11. Hummingbird, Go! by Theresa Anderson on Hummingbird, Go! (Basin Street)
  12. No 6 Hungarian Hummingbird by Guy Klucevsek on The Well-Tampered Accordion (Winter & Winter)
  13. Hummingbird (alt version) by Wilco on Alpha Mike Foxtrot - Rare Tracks 1994-2014 (Nonesuch)
  14. Company In My Back by Cate Le Bon on Wilco Covered (Uncut)
  15. Break
  16. Ant Life by Isobel Campbell on There is No Other (Cooking Vinyl)
  17. Foi Batendo o Pé na Terra by Kiko Dinucci on Rastilho (Tratore)
  18. Abichu Nega Nega by Hailu Mergia on Yene Mircha (Awesome Tapes From Africa)
  19. Opening Title by The Sorcerers on In Search of the Lost City of the Monkey God (ATA)
  20. El Entierro en Las Nieves by DJ RATA Piano on Champeta Sound System (Palenque)
  21. How High the Walls? by Vic Godard & the Subway Sect on Moments Like These (GNU)
  22. Abandonitis by Terry Allen & The Panhandle Mystery Band on Just Like Moby Dick (Paradise Bachelors)
  23. The Abandoned Brain by Robyn Hitchcock on While Thatcher Mauled Britain (Yep Rock)
  24. All Alone by Dinah Shore on Mad About You, Sad about You (Harlequin)
  25. Alone Omen 3 by King Krule on Hey World! Film (True Panther Sounds)
  26. Honk If You're Lonely Tonight by Wendy Darlings on Approaching Perfection: A Tribute to DC Berman (Soundcloud)
  27. You are Never Alone by Vic Chesnutt on North Star Deserter (Constellation)
  28. I Will Close My Eyes Now by Amy Denio on Truth is Up for Grabs (Spoot Music)