episode #64 fathers of astronomy

Spoken word Sun Ra: Everything is Space Music Say Yes Dog: Deep Space Alice Russell: Universe Gorillaz: Every Planet We Reach Is Dead The Herbaliser Band: Moon Sequence Lionel Hampton: Star Dust Röyksopp: In Space KOOP: Absolute Space Roger Webb: Moonbird The Cinematic Orchestra: Time & Space (Instrumental Version) Community radio midnight show Through the Bohemian… Continue reading episode #64 fathers of astronomy

episode #60 summer solstice

The gardens are blooming, and summer is in full swing. It's the time of year when the crops are growing heartily and the earth has warmed up. Midsummer! Many cultures have honoured gods and goddesses of the sun. The summer solstice is also associated with festivals such as the Vestalia, in ancient Rome, and with… Continue reading episode #60 summer solstice

episode #55 euphoric joy

Aristophanes says human beings were initially round (their sides and backs formed a circle), had four arms and legs, and one head with two faces which looked in opposite directions. As such, humans were very powerful. So Zeus decided to “cut them in two [so] they will be diminished in strength.Plato: The Symposium, Aristophanes gives… Continue reading episode #55 euphoric joy

episode #44 March

Spoken Word James Franco: I Was Born Into a World read by James Franco Music Martina Topley-Bird: Da Da Da Da Gorillaz (feat. Peven Everett): Strobelite Hot Chip: Need You Now Kylie Minogue: Slow Moloko: Day For Night Holy Other: Your Love Röyksopp: So Easy Lana Del Rey: Body Electric Agnes Obel: Golden Green Nostalgia… Continue reading episode #44 March

episode #37 instrumental

Spoken Word Alice Oswald: Vertigo read by Ruth Wilson Music Akhenaton: Derniere Banque Gorillaz: 68 State Aphex Twin: Orban Eq Trx4 Stelvio Cipriani: Notte degli squali (inseguimento) [Colonna sonora del film ''La notte degli squali''] SBTRKT: Highs And Lows Jazztronik: Butterfly Dance Zero 7: Polaris BADBADNOTGOOD: Confessions Thelonious Monk: Honysuckle Rose Coleman Hawkins: I Wished… Continue reading episode #37 instrumental

episode #25 vibe electric

Spoken Word William Wordsworth: “The World Is Too Much with Us”, read by Angela Lansbury Music Röyksopp: You Don’t Have a Clue Felix Da Housecat: Monkey Cage Gorillaz(feat.D.R.A.M.): Andromeda Daft Punk: Around the World DJ Shadowfeat.G Jones&Bleep Bloop: Pitter Patter Little Dragon: When I Go Out Underworld: Dark & Long Massive Attack: Splitting the Atom… Continue reading episode #25 vibe electric

episode #20 about a man

Spoken word Shakespeare's As You Like It: Act 2 Scene 7 captured by Digital Theatre live at the RSC’s temporary space, the Courtyard Theatre, in Stratford upon Avon. It was directed by the RSC’s then Artistic Director, Michael Boyd, and starred Jonjo O’Neill as Orlando and Katy Stephens as Rosalind.  Music Franz Ferdinand: Michael Monkey… Continue reading episode #20 about a man