PR255 - Holiday Bear

New music this week from Little Sims (sooo good), SAULT, Metric, Viagra Boys, Cheekface, Gold Panda, Daniel Avery, Mount Kimbie, NNAMDI, Shygirl, Sudan Archives, The Black Angels, Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Beths, Alvvays, White Lung.

Black Though set featuring his collaborations with Seun Kuti, Dangermouse, and his other band, The Roots. Tribute to Tim Burgess, The Charlatans, and Ride, to celebrate their upcoming tour. Closing out the show with The Ice Of Boston by The Dismemberment Plan, which feels like an appropriate way to close out the year. Thanks again for listening & see you in 2023!


  1. Gorilla by Little Simz on No Thank You (Forever Living Originals) New
  2. Geezers Need Excitement by The Streets on Original Pirate Material (Vice/Atlantic)
  3. Together by SAULT on 11 (Forever Living Originals) New
  4. Break
  5. Dead Drummers by Near Beer on Near Beer (Double Helix) New
  6. Formentera by Metric on Formentera (Thirty Tigers) New
  7. Return to Monke by Viagra Boys on Cave World (Year 0001) New
  8. Break
  9. Headache by Cheekface on Don't Ask (Self-Released) New
  10. Headache by Frank Black on Teenager of the Year (4AD)
  11. Guy Who Got A Headache And Accidentally Saves The World by The Flaming Lips on Clouds Taste Metallic (Warner)
  12. Break
  13. The Dream by Gold Panda on The Work (City Slang) New
  14. Devotion by Daniel Avery on Ultra Truth (Mute) New
  15. f1 racer (feat. kucka) by Mount Kimbie on MK 3.5: Die Cuts / City Planning (Warp) New
  16. Break
  17. Touchdown by NNAMDI on Please Have A Seat (Sooper) New
  18. Firefly by Shygirl on Nymph (Because) New
  19. Loyal (EDD) by Sudan Archives on Natural Brown Prom Queen (Stones Throw) New
  20. Break
  21. History of the Future by The Black Angels on Wilderness of Mirrors (Partisan) New
  22. Wolf by Yeah Yeah Yeahs on Cool It Down (Secretly Canadian) New
  23. Head In The Clouds by The Beths on Expert In A Dying Field (Carpark) New
  24. Break
  25. African Dreams by Seun Kuti & Black Thought on African Dreams (SKE80 LLC) New
  26. Saltwater (feat. Conway The Machine) by Dangermouse & Black Thought on Cheat Codes (BMG)
  27. Rock You by The Roots on Phrenology (MCA)
  28. Break
  29. Curiosity by Tim Burgess on Typical Music (Bella Union)
  30. Page One by The Charlatans on Between 10th and 11th (Beggars Banquet)
  31. Not Fazed by Ride on Going Blank Again (Obscure Alternatives)
  32. Break
  33. Many Mirrors by Alvvays on Blue Rev (Polyvinyl) New
  34. Talk by Beabadoobee on Beatopia (Dirty Hit) New
  35. Tomorrow by White Lung on Premonition (Domino) New
  36. Break
  37. Driver's Story by Dry Cleaning on Stumpwork (4AD)
  38. Baby (feat. Tim Presley) by Drugdealer on Hiding In Plain Sight (Mexican Summer)
  39. Break
  40. The Ice of Boston by The Dismemberment Plan on The Ice of Boston (Interscope)