Spring Breeze

This week features the delightful April / 月音 from Emmy the Great. It was released last year but I didn't find time to play more than a few tracks. Here we are now, back in its namesake month, and something about the peace and calm and exploration of a divided sense of home and place feels natural as we poke our heads out from under the pandemic haze.


  1. The Wind Was Like a Train by Wild Pink on A Billion Little Lights (Royal Mountain)
  2. Break
  3. Featured Writer by Emmy the Great on April/月音 (Bella Union)
  4. Modern Drift by Efterklang on Magic Chairs (4AD)
  5. Supper Times by Matthew Dear on Preacher’s Sigh & Potion: Lost Album (Ghostly) New
  6. Break
  7. Haar over Hamnavoe (Bill Ryder-Jones Rework) by Erland Cooper on Holm (Phases)
  8. Ascent by Neil Cowley & Ben Lukas Boysen on Grains & Motes (Mote)
  9. Mercy Duet by Max Richter on Voices 2 (Universal) New
  10. Tree by Luke Abbot on Musc from the Edge of an Island (Float)
  11. Break
  12. That World by Tim Hecker on Anoyo (Kranky)
  13. Featured Your Hallucinations by Emmy the Great on April/月音 (Bella Union)
  14. Vacancy (feat. Kiah Victoria) by Son Lux on Tomorrows III (City Slang) New
  15. Break
  16. Young Lies (feat. Damon Albarn) by Poté on Young Lies (OUTLIER) New
  17. Winter Solstice by Lyr on Winter Solstice (Universe) New
  18. Misery is a Butterfly by Ex:Re on Bills & Aches & Blues (4AD)

    New Daughter's Elena Tonra covers Blonde Redhead for the 4AD 40th anniversary compilation.

  19. Featured Okinawa/Ubud by Emmy the Great on April/月音 (Bella Union)
  20. Posing in Bondage by Japanese Breakfast on Jubilee (Dead Oceans) New
  21. Break
  22. Luna by Hælos on Somnum EP (Æ) New
  23. Suspirium by Jess Gillam on TIME (Universal)
  24. Wintergreen by Jon Hopkins on Piano Versions (Domino) New
  25. Meditation I by Sufjan Stevens on Meditations (Asthmatic Kitty) New
  26. Break
  27. NL-L56-18-07442 by Aleksi Perälä on Sunshine 3 (Clone) New