26 February 2021

Brutha Voodoo's Playlist Obscura Tracklist 23rd February 2021

Every track played on this week’s show:

Intro: “Brutha Voodoo Theme” by The Wiggly Tendrils
Outro: "Thank You For Giving Me Your Valuable Time" by Kaada

The Namecheck
"Nirvana" by Sam Smith
"Smells Like Teen Spirit" by Nirvana

The Irregular Feature: #StopColaborateAndListen
"Bad Things" by The Lottery Winners feat. Sleeper

That's Not The News That's Not
"The Pub" by Brett Domino

Then & Now
"Sparky's Dream" & "Everything Is Falling Apart" by Teenage Fanclub

Brother Bill’s Obscura Flashback
"Natty Rebel" by U-Roy

Chiptune of the Week
"Volcano" by April Frisch

The Rest!
"Sunnyside" by frances luke accord
"Katelyn" by Velcro Mary
"The Ballad Of Joyce Vincent" by Spang Sisters
"In My Head" by Slow Corpse
"Stones Like Eyes" by Alicia Clara
"Secret Saturday" by Black Magick Marching Band
"Garden of None" by Calorine
"How Am I Here" by Ten Dixon & Vagrant Real Estate
"Dizzy" by Arms Akimbo
"jolene, gay & in space" by Hannah Hart
"Kashmiri Pink Tea" by We Are Creosote
"Soldier of Love" by Avel Road
"The Understudy" by Narco Lounge Combo
"Free" by Khalia
"This Pain" by Owls And Other Animals
"Running Out Of Ways (To Say I Love You)" by The Room Upstairs

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14 February 2021

Brutha Voodoo's Playlist Obscura Tracklist 9th February 2021

 Every track played on this week’s show:

Intro: “Brutha Voodoo Theme” by The Wiggly Tendrils
Outro: "Thank You For Giving Me Your Valuable Time" by Kaada

The Namecheck
"Rush" by Emily Ferrell 
"Tom Sawyer" by Rush 

The Irregular Feature: #Wordplay
"Witch Fire" by Juliet Escoria 

That's Not The News That's Not
"Everything's Okay (Until It's Not)" by Snow Days 

Then & Now
"Take Me Somewhere Nice" & "Ritchie Sacramento" by Mogwai 

Brother Bill’s Obscura Flashback
"Somebody's Been Sleeping In My Bed" by 100 Proof (Aged In Soul) 

Chiptune of the Week
"Radio Frequency" by Chiptunes Anonymous 

The Rest!
"Out Of Here" by Jack Goodall And The Kick 
"Overflow" by Emperor of Ice Cream 
"High" by The Living Strange 
"Sympathy" by Joyful 
"Technicolor Town" by Tele Novella 
"RED - Original Sin" by Kim Boekbinder 
"? (Seraphim)" by KAVARI 
"The Music Has Ended" by The Strange World Of Paterson And Day 
"Cool Dry Place" by Katy Kirby 
"I Do" by The Ragged Flags 
"the fever kicks in" by The Happy Somethings 
"Laissons cela entre nous (Radio Edit)" by Project Blackbird 
"GRAVITY" by Hector Shaw 
"September" by The Carey James 
"Bushwhacking" by Jordan Krimston 
"The Storm" by Perry Ripley 
"Over and Over" by Kolby Knickerbocker 
"Radio Frequency" by Chiptunes Anonymous 

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2 February 2021

Brutha Voodoo's Playlist Obscura Tracklist 2nd February 2021

Every track played on this week’s show:

Intro: “Brutha Voodoo Theme” by The Wiggly Tendrils
Outro: "Thank You For Giving Me Your Valuable Time" by Kaada

The Namecheck
"Funeral For A Friend" by Steg G
"Roses for the Dead" by Funeral for a Friend

The Irregular Feature: #UnexpectedJapanesePopMusic
"Gimmme!" by ORESAMA

That's Not The News That's Not
"Maxine's Vaccine" by Plague Songs

Then & Now
"Holding Out for a Hero" & "When the Lights Go Down" by Bonnie Tyler

Brother Bill’s Obscura Flashback
"Off to war" by maniax

Chiptune of the Week
"Legends" by Kim Lightyear

The Rest!
"Shadow Arms" by Dom Coyote
"We Were One" by Fishgrape
"You Won't Know" by Moon Visions
"We Don't Dance Outside" by Josiah and the Messiahs
"Never too late to dream" by Lisa Bouvier
"Nightingales" by clutchdaisy
"Drown" by Cherry Bleach
"Velma Dinkley" by The Araby Bazaar
"Me n' My Echo" by Spring Reverb
"Mojang Supremacy" by Pandu Hutomo
"Accidental Abstract Photographer" by Jumble Hole Clough
"TALKING TO MYSELF" by Champagne Gold
"Tic Tac" by Sisa Me feat. Avia Shoshani & Lengualerta
"Rolodex" by Aidan Knight
"Short Circuit" by James Linck

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29 January 2021

Brutha Voodoo's Playlist Obscura Tracklist 26th January 2021

 Every track played on this week’s show:

Intro: “Brutha Voodoo Theme” by The Wiggly Tendrils
Outro: "Thank You For Giving Me Your Valuable Time" by Kaada

The Namecheck
"Where's Joe Strummer?" by Steam Train Hearts
"Should I Stay Or Should I Go" by The Clash

The Irregular Feature: #OtherAberdeensAreAvailable
"From Under The Rock" by Cloud Noise from Aberdeen, South Dakota

That's Not The News That's Not
"So Long, Mr President" by Lux Lisbon

Then & Now
"Elected" & "Our Love Will Change the World" by Alice Cooper

Brother Bill’s Obscura Flashback
"Big Man Restless" by Kissing The Pink

Chiptune of the Week
"Creeping Pizza" by Creepy Pizza

The Rest!
"The Crystal Palace" by The Fullers
"Tin Soldier" by The Wiggly Tendrils
"Shoes Untied" by The Mango Furs
"The Pencil People" by Division Order
"We Are Away" by Nine Year Sister
"Juliana" by Anthony McElwee
"I Will Not Dance To Your Symphony" by Hail Of Teeth
"Brain and Simple" by Misty Twisty Enigma
"Wasteland" by Costume Party
"Enemy In The Mirror" by Steg G featuring Solareye
"The Ballad of John Wayne" by High Vibrations
"Exotic Monsters" by Penfriend
"Ferry" by Moontype
"Days In Our Dreams" by Hot Left Pole
"Believing" by A.J. and Tara
"Subject and Representation" by The Uncivil Society

19 January 2021

Brutha Voodoo's Playlist Obscura Tracklist 19th January 2021

 Every track played on this week’s show:


Intro: “Brutha Voodoo Theme” by The Wiggly Tendrils

Outro: "Thank You For Giving Me Your Valuable Time" by Kaada


The Namecheck

"Richey Edwards I've Seen You In Bangkok" by Art Dave

"Motorcycle Emptiness" by Manic Street Preachers


The Irregular Feature: #ItAintWhereYouFromItWhereYouAt

"Pretend to Sleep" by Helsinki Lambda Club, from Japan


That's Not The News That's Not

"Feed the Children" by The Sellars


Then & Now

"The First Big Weekend" & "Compersion, Pt. 1" by Arab Strap


Brother Bill’s Obscura Flashback

"Der Mussolini (1998 Remastered)" by DAF


Chiptune of the Week

"FREEY?U" by VRUMZSSSR


The Rest!

"Wednesday" by AMFM

"Korsica" by Lim Orion

"Love in a Time of Plague" by Your Friends' Choir of Eternal Fire

"Hollow" by Subsurfer

"Kyoto" by Melancholy Sunshine

"When Matches Fail" by The Ghost Tape

"Stephen" by Flaxman

"Brighter Day" by Jon Moon

"A Different Kind of Life" by Nation of Language

"Fake Smiles" by The Affectionate Punch

"Blank Page" by The CHAINSAW MOTEL

"What Happened To Eric?" by Chris Saunders

"Problems" by Moon Ricochet

"Slow Heart" by Leopard Tuesday

"Song For Ella" by Cap'n Marble



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29 December 2020

Brutha Voodoo's Playlist Obscura Review of 2020

 Chiptune of The Year
"Star Hero" by Megabite
Honourable Mention: "The Outside" by donotrunwithpixels

Welcome Return of the Year: Elvis Costello 
Honourable mentions: Space Monkeys, MGMT, Bodycount, Wishbone Ash, Nada Surf, Pearl Jam, Tricky, Fairpoty Convention, Soul Asylum, The Psychedelic Furs, The (Dixie) Chicks, The Strokes, Asian Dub Foundation, Duck Sauce, Fiona Apple, Micheal Franti & Spearhead, Tanya Donelly, The Avalanches, Bush, Groove Armada, Sparks, Badly Drawn Boy, Erasure, Paul Weller, Alanis Morrissette, Travis, The Killers, Javis Cocker, The Go-Gos, Midnight Oil, Joan Osbourne, Dubstar, Eels, The Levellers, Toni Braxton, Tim Burgess, Doves, Marilyn Manson, Smashing Pumpkins, System Of A Down, Deacon Blue, Mica Paris

Losses to Music
"Neil Peart - Rush", "Tom Alexander - The Alexander Brothers", "Chris Darrow  - Kaleidoscope & Nitty Gritty Dirt Band", Robert Parker, "Andy Gill - Gang of Four", "Ivan Kr├íl - Patti Smith Group", "Steve Weber - The Holy Modal Rounders", "Joseph Shabalala - Ladysmith Black Mambazo", Henry Gray, Pop Smoke, "David Roback - Mazzy Star", "Barbara Martin - The Supremes", Kenny Rogers, "Bill Rieflin - King Crimson, R.E.M.", Bob Andy, "Lou ""L.A."" Kouvaris - Riot", "Alan Merrill - Arrows", Bill Withers, "Adam Schlesinger - Fountains of Wayne", "Vaughan Mason - Vaughan Mason & Crew", "Patrick Gibson - The Gibson Brothers", "Matthew Seligman - Thompson Twins", "Florian Schneider - Kraftwerk", Young Jessie, "Scott Taylor - Then Jerico", "Dave Greenfield - The Stranglers", Millie Small, "Sweet Pea Atkinson - Was (Not Was)", "Brian Howe - Bad Company", Little Richard, Betty Wright, Moon Martin, "Phil May - Pretty Things", "Al Rex - Bill Haley & His Comets", "Joey Image - Misfits", "Steve Priest - The Sweet", "Bonnie Pointer - The Pointer Sisters", "Paul Chapman - UFO, Lone Star", Ricky Valance, Vera Lynn, "Hux Brown - Toots and the Maytals", Huey, "Judy Dyble - Fairport Convention, Trader Horne", "Peter Green - John Mayall & the Bluesbreakers, Fleetwood Mac", "Steve Holland - Molly Hatchet", "Tony Costanza - Machine Head", Wayne Fontana, "Pete Way - UFO, Waysted, Fastway", "Frankie Banali - Quiet Riot, W.A.S.P.", Justin Townes Earle, "Jack Sherman - Red Hot Chili Peppers", "Walter Lure - The Heartbreakers", "Ian Mitchell - Bay City Rollers", "Bruce Williamson- The Temptations", "Simeon Coxe -Silver Apples", "Ronald Bell - Kool & the Gang", "Toots Hibbert - Toots & the Maytals", "Pamela Hutchinson - The Emotions", "Lee Kerslake - Uriah Heep, Ozzy Osbourne, Living Loud, Toe Fat", "Tommy DeVito - The Four Seasons", "Mark Stone - Van Halen", Helen Reddy, "Eddie Van Halen - Van Halen", Johnny Nash, "Brian Locking - The Shadows", "Dave Munden - The Tremeloes", "Gordon Haskell - King Crimson", "Spencer Davis - Spencer Davis Group", "Ken Hensley - Uriah Heep, Toe Fat, The Gods, Blackfoot", "Jim Tucker - The Turtles", "Bones Hillman - Midnight Oil", "Eric Pacheco - Babylon A.D.", "Jason Slater - Queensryche, Third Eye Blind" 

Theremin Based Track of The Year
"Sunset in Baikal" by Peter Theremin

Cover Version of The Year 
"Everybody (Wants To rule The World)" by Seas, Starry
Honourable Mention: All of Richard Turgeon's covers this year

Craziest Thing To Come Out of Japan Award 
"Fake News Revolution" by Kalen Anzai

“That’s In Canada” Standout Canadian Act of the Year 
"Who's Gonna Love You?" by Jenny Mayhem

Motivational Act of the Year
"Setting Fires Part 2" by I.Con Twins

Zeitgeist Encapsulating Track of The Year
"A Covid Romance" by Sue Denim

“Stop, Collaborate & Listen” Award for Best Collaboration of The Year - 
"Pulling The Pin" by Run The Jewels featuring Mavis Staples and Josh Homme

Nerdcore Track of the Year 
"The Randalorian" by Mega Ran
Honourable Mentions: Beefy & Lex The Lexicon Artist

"Straight Outta The Deen" award for Aberdonian Hip-Hop
"Flex" by Shy & DRS

Face-Melter of the Year 
"Vampire's Grave"  by Hellripper

Wordplay Award for Best Spoken Word Track of The Year
"I Saw Goody Proctor Jogging Without a Face Mask" by Salena Godden

Brother Bill's "Future Flashback Award" 2020 
"Killswitch" by Stanley Odd

Radio Themed Song of the Year
"Retro Radio" by HIGH/LOW
Honourable Mention: "Crying On The Radio" by Monza Express

Best Pun-Based Band Name
"Stratospheric Toast" by Winona Driver

Geographically Confusing Band of The Year 
"Garden" by Finish Flag, from London

Indie Perfection Award 
"Perfect Game" by  Nah...

Lofi Blues Track of The Year
"Dustbin" by Orange Gee

Unique Music Delivery System of The Year - Badges!
"I Don't Have To Worry About That" by MJ Hibbett & The Validators

Reinvention of the Year
"The Only Way Out Is Through" by Penfriend

2020 PLAYLIST OBSCURA SONG OF THE YEAR
"Fetch The Bolt Cutters" by Fiona Apple

Reason To Be Hopeful For 2021
"Close Your Eyes and Think of England" by Del Amitri


(Awards not given out on the show, but worthy of note)

“Leather Jacket” Award for Best Rawk & Rawl
"Coco Bongo" by Keelie

Best Song To Wake Up To
"Wake Up" by The Infinite Daisy Chains
Honourable Mention: "Misty Morning" by The Publicans

Reggae Track of The Year
"Own Way" by Trixstar

Comic Themed Song of The Year
"Dr. Manhatten" by Valentine & the Regard

Movie Based Song of the Year
"He Got Punched On The Nose For Sticking His Face In Other People's Business" by The Dolly Shakes

Protest Song of The Year
"The Robots Vs Mrs Patel" by Ariel Sharratt & Mathias Kom

22 December 2020

Brutha Voodoo's Playlist Obscura Christmas Special 2020 Tracklist

 Every track played on this week’s Christmas show:

“Brutha Voodoo Theme” by The Wiggly Tendrils
"Can You Hear The Snowfall?" by The Hannah Barberas
"This Is Christmas" by The Goo Goo Dolls
"Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer, King of All The Earth" by The Forever Now
"Salvation Song" by The Ragged Flags
"Are They Even Aware It's a Bank Holiday"by The Burning Hell
"In The Bleak Midwinter" by Iona Fyfe
"Christmas in the Air" by Maurice Gregory
"Let It Snow" by Obey Robots
"Give It Up For Christmas" by The Lutras
"Christmastide" by Tori Amos
"Santa Must Self-Isolate" by Backroom Stereo
"Santa's Got The Vaccine" by Paper Rifles
"Home for the Holidays" by Jamie Barnes
"A Brighter New Year (Happy Christmas)" by Lunch B.A.G. & Rosie Thomas
"Christmas in Amsterdam" by Oh! Paulo
"All I Want for X-mas Is You" by Mink's Miracle Medicine
"Chrimbus In Norway" by Deepest Cuts
"Silent Night" by Velcro Mary
"Not Another Christmas Song" by Kingdom Krumb
"Joy to the World" by The Killer Bee Relay Team and DJ Kenneth A
"I'm A Little Nutmeg" by Eggnog Queen
"Drinking Alone on Christmas" by The Crystal Furs
"Navidad Interestelar" by The Yellow Melodies
"This Mess We're In" by Sofia Talvik

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