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The Threadwork podcast is an attempt to identify what the common threads are that links together someone's musical tastes. Host Ross Cale will sometimes fly solo and other times ask a guest to take a crack at the question: what is it that links your musical tastes?

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The Threadwork podcast is an attempt to identify what the common threads are that links together someone's musical tastes. Host Ross Cale will sometimes fly solo and other times ask a guest to take a crack at the question: what is it that links your musical tastes?

    Episode 33: Materials

    Episode 33: Materials

    For the 33rd instalment of Threadwork host Ross Cale weaves together a patchwork of materials-inspired music.

    Tracklisting w/ links to purchase, if I can find them. These are directly related to the artists wherever possible but not always.

    Ty Segall – Ice Plants taken from First Taste [Drag City] (2019) https://tysegall.bandcamp.com/album/first-taste

    The Concretes – Chico (Avalanches’ Wernham Hogg Remix) [EMI] (2004)

    Boymerang – Still [Prototype Recordings] (1996) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/boymerang/release/balance-of-the-force-154585

    Manfred Mann – One Way Glass [Creature Music] (2018, track originally released 1969) https://latenighttales.bandcamp.com/track/one-way-glass

    Wand – Melted Rope taken from Golem [In The Red Recordings] (2015) https://wandband.bandcamp.com/album/golem

    Contours – Loose Wood (Ross From Friends Remix) [Shall Not Fade] (2016) https://shallnotfade.co.uk/album/loose-wood-ep

    Silicone Soul – Right On, Right On [Soma Recordings] (2000) https://www.somarecords.com/shop/music/soma_97/

    Wax – 10001B (Panamax Remix) [Subsolo Records] (2009)

    Jerry Paper – Chameleon World taken from Big Pop For Chameleon World [Orange Milk Records] (2014) https://jerrypaper.bandcamp.com/album/big-pop-for-chameleon-world

    Bill Wyman – (Si Si) Je Suis Une Rock Star taken from Bill Wyman [A&M Records] (1982) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/bill-wyman/release/bill-wyman-4688465?h=10&d=1

    Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers – It’s Only A Paper Moon taken from The Big Beat [Blue Note] (1960) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/art-blakey/release/the-big-beat-the-rudy-van-gelder-edition-155138?h=06&f=20%2C19%2C12%2C16%2C17%2C9%2C2

    Beck – Ramshackle taken from Odelay [Bong Load] (1996) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/beck/release/odelay-deluxe-edition-9097966?h=13&d=1

    Kyle Hall – Plastik-Ambash [FXHE Records] (2007) http://www.omarsdetroit.us/eps.php#kylehall

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    Spotify episode playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/0r252rsjWBUIFYaqjaO5rb?si=Mx8bi6ZqQtybW-4FFhiYNg

    Threadwork is presented by Ross Cale.

    Huge thanks to Bod for production support. He’s got a brilliant track on his Soundcloud page too: https://soundcloud.com/bodster

    Huge thanks to Bettina Langlois for the Threadwork soft sculptures. Check out some of her other work here: https://www.instagram.com/bettenoire93/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rosscale_threadwork/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/RossCale (not really used though)

    Threadwork website: www.threadwork.net

    Acast: https://www.acast.com/threadwork

    Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/threadwork/id1365731024?mt=2

    Spotify podcasts: A major label complained and the podcast has been removed from Spotify. Sad times.

    Mixcloud: https://www.mixcloud.com/rosscale3/

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    Episode 32: Music Of 2019 Part 2

    Episode 32: Music Of 2019 Part 2

    For the 32nd instalment of Threadwork host Ross Cale looks back on his most loved and most listened to music of 2019. Part 2 of 2

    Tracklisting w/ links to purchase, if I can find them (these are directly related to the artists where possible but not always). Also, I take no responsibility for the links. Just trying to help…

    Nikolaienko – April Echo taken from Inkosi [12th Isle] (2019) https://12thisle.bandcamp.com/album/v-a-inkosi

    Ross Blake – Ages taken from Pretty En Rose Original Soundtrack [Horse Arm] (2019) https://rossblake.bandcamp.com/album/pretty-en-rose-original-soundtrack

    Halo Maud – Des Bras (Andy Votel Remix) [Heavenly Recordings] (2019) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/halo-maud/release/des-bras-andy-votel-remix-9228680

    Devendra Banhart – Abre Las Manos taken from Ma [Nonesuch] (2019) https://devendrabanhart.bandcamp.com/album/ma

    The Comet Is Coming – Unity taken from Trust In The Lifeforce Of The Deep Mystery [Impulse!] (2019) https://www.junodownload.com/products/the-comet-trust-in-the-lifeforce-of/4087200-02/?track_number=8

    Michael Kiwanuka – You Ain’t The Problem taken from Kiwanuka [Polydor] (2019) https://michaelsamuelkiwanuka.bandcamp.com/album/kiwanuka

    Bonus Listening: Michael Kiwanuka plays two live tracks and talks to Adam Buxton on the excellent Adam Buxton podcast: https://soundcloud.com/adam-buxton/ep-108-michael-kiwanuka

    Stealing Sheep – Jokin’ Me taken from Big Wows [Heavenly] (2019) https://heavenlyrecordings.ochre.store/release/128690-stealing-sheep-big-wows

    Quantic – Atlantic Oscillations taken from Atlantic Oscillations [Tru Thoughts] (2019) https://quanticmusic.bandcamp.com/album/atlantic-oscillations-single

    Penelope Isles – Chlorine taken from Until The Tide Creeps In [Bella Union] (2019) https://penelopeisles.bandcamp.com/album/until-the-tide-creeps-in

    Jeffrey Lewis & The Voltage – Depression! Despair! taken from Bad Wiring [Moshi Moshi] (2019) https://jeffreylewis.bandcamp.com/album/bad-wiring-2

    Aldous Harding – Designer taken from Designer [4AD] (2019) https://aldousharding.bandcamp.com/album/designer

    Soccer Mommy – Blossom (Demo) [Fat Possum] (2019) https://sopharela.bandcamp.com/album/blossom-demo-be-seeing-you

    Little Simz – 101FM taken from Grey Area [Age 101 Music] (2019) https://bleep.com/release/123455-little-simz-grey-area
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    Spotify episode playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/1MNkj8HNh5Sj5DYGjghRit?si=QFI0gZfSRYy4tL7hZREy4A

    Threadwork is presented by Ross Cale.

    Huge thanks to Bod for production support.

    Huge thanks to Bettina Langlois for the Threadwork soft sculptures. Check out some of her other work here: https://www.instagram.com/bettenoire93/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rosscale_threadwork/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/RossCale

    Threadwork website: www.threadwork.net

    Acast: https://www.acast.com/threadwork

    Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/threadwork/id1365731024?mt=2

    Spotify podcasts: https://open.spotify.com/show/1EohT1bTEcHMbtvxu9G6yj?si=PSLfZGE0S7eKvF6H_LE5Mw

    Mixcloud: https://www.mixcloud.com/rosscale3/

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    Episode 31: Music Of 2019 Part 1

    Episode 31: Music Of 2019 Part 1

    For the 31st instalment of Threadwork host Ross Cale looks back on his most loved and most listened to music of 2019. Part 1 of 2.

    Tracklisting w/ links to purchase, if I can find them (these are directly related to the artists where possible but not always). Also, I take no responsibility for the links. Just trying to help…

    Norma Tanega – Illusion taken from Sad About The Times compilation [Anthology Recordings] (2019, track originally released 1971) https://anthologyrecordings.bandcamp.com/album/sad-about-the-times

    David Bowie – Angel Angel Grubby Face (Demo Version 1) taken from Spying Through A Keyhole [Parlophone] (2019) https://www.juno.co.uk/products/david-bowie-spying-through-a-keyhole-demos/719970-01/

    O Terno – Volta E Meia (feat. Shintaro Sakamoto & Devendra Banhart) taken from [RISCO] (2019) https://oterno.bandcamp.com/track/volta-e-meia

    Floating Points – Bias taken from Crush [Ninja Tune] (2019) https://floatingpoints.bandcamp.com/album/crush

    Radio Weirdo – VHS #3 [self released] (2019) https://radioweirdo.bandcamp.com/track/vhs-3

    Tenderlonious – Hard Rain taken from Hard Rain [22a] (2019) https://tenderlonious.bandcamp.com/track/hard-rain

    Anthony Naples – Fog FM taken from Fog FM [ANS] (2019) https://anthonynaples.bandcamp.com/album/fog-fm

    Boozoo Bajou – Uhuuus taken from Shimmer Vol. 2 [Stereo Deluxe] (2019) http://classic.beatport.com/track/uhuuus-original-mix/11475280

    Teebs – Mirror Memory taken from Anicca [Brainfeeder] (2019) https://teebs.bandcamp.com/album/anicca

    Flying Lotus – Say Something taken from Flamagra [Warp Records] (2019) https://warp.net/releases/129297-flying-lotus-flamagra

    Abdullah Ibrahim AKA Dollar Brand with Akaya – Jabula taken from The Balance [Gearbox Records] (2019) https://abdullahibrahim.bandcamp.com/track/jabula

    Fenella – Triangular Journey taken from Fenella, Inspired By The Marcel Jankovics Film Fehérlófia [Fire Records] (2019) https://janeweaverfire.bandcamp.com/album/fenella

    Rozi Plain – Dark Park taken from What A Boost [Memphis Industries] (2019) https://roziplain.bandcamp.com/album/what-a-boost

    (excerpt) Avey Tare – Saturdays (Again) taken from Cows On Hourglass Pond [Domino] (2019) https://aveytare.bandcamp.com/album/cows-on-hourglass-pond

    Salami Rose Joe Louis – Sitting With Thoughts taken from Zdenka 2090 [Brainfeeder] (2019) https://salamirosejoelouismusic.bandcamp.com/album/zdenka-2080

    boy scouts – Get Well Soon taken from Free Company [Anti-] (2019) https://boyscouts.bandcamp.com/track/get-well-soon

    The Chemical Brothers – Out Of Control (The Avalanches Surrender To Love Mix) [UMC] (2019) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/the-chemical-brothers/release/out-of-control-the-avalanches-surrender-to-love-mix-10661763
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    Spotify episode playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/4AZCLKDaDrJfjDIYVEUwiD?si=_EMbyGIMREikBGx64y8FjA

    Threadwork is presented by Ross Cale.

    Huge thanks to Bod for production support.

    Huge thanks to Bettina Langlois for the Threadwork soft sculptures. Check out some of her other work here: https://www.instagram.com/bettenoire93/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rosscale_threadwork/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/RossCale

    Threadwork website: www.threadwork.net

    Acast: https://www.acast.com/threadwork

    Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/threadwork/id1365731024?mt=2

    Spotify podcasts: https://open.spotify.com/show/1EohT1bTEcHMbtvxu9G6yj?si=PSLfZGE0S7eKvF6H_LE5Mw

    Mixcloud: https://www.mixcloud.com/rosscale3/

    • 56 min
    Episode 30: Food & Drink

    Episode 30: Food & Drink

    For the 30th instalment of Threadwork host Ross Cale gets the munchies and satisfies the urge with a playlist of delicious music.

    Tracklisting w/ links to purchase, if I can find them (these are directly related to the artists where possible but not always). Also, I take no responsibility for the links. Just trying to help…

    Jerkcurb – Midnight Snack [Handsome Dad Records] (2016) https://www.junodownload.com/products/jerkcurb-night-on-earth/4148018-02/

    Akasha – Brown Sugar [Wall Of Sound] (1997) https://www.beatport.com/track/brown-sugar-original-mix/341127

    Marshall Jefferson vs Noosa Heads – Mushrooms (Salt City Orchestra Out There Mix) [Airtight] (1998) https://www.junodownload.com/products/marshall-jefferson-vs-noosa-heads-mushrooms/1255887-02/?track_number=2

    Salami Rose Joe Louis – Nostalgic Montage taken from Zdenka 2080 [Brainfeeder] (2019) https://salamirosejoelouismusic.bandcamp.com/track/nostalgic-montage-2
    Bonus Salami Rose Joe Louis listening / watching: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QYDAsgNGl4

    [excerpt] The Orb – More Gills Less Fishcakes taken from Pomme Fritz [Island Records] (1994) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/the-orb/release/pomme-fritz-remastered-and-expanded-265367?f=20%2C19%2C12%2C16%2C17%2C9%2C2

    Dumbo Gets Mad – Indian Food taken from Quantum Leap [Bad Panda Records] (2013) https://dumbogetsmad.bandcamp.com/track/indian-food

    The Lemon Twigs – These Words taken from Do Hollywood [4AD] (2016) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/the-lemon-twigs/release/do-hollywood-5849256?f=20%2C19%2C12%2C16%2C17%2C9%2C2

    Devendra Banhart – Fig In Leather taken from Ape In Pink Marble [Nonesuch] (2016) https://devendrabanhart.bandcamp.com/track/fig-in-leather

    Orange Juice – Falling And Laughing taken from You Can’t Hide Your Love Forever [Polydor] (1982) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/orange-juice/release/you-cant-hide-your-love-forever-1022933?f=20%2C19%2C12%2C16%2C17%2C9%2C2

    Burial – In McDonalds taken from Untrue [Hyperdub] (2007) https://burial.bandcamp.com/track/in-mcdonalds

    The Other People Place – Sorrow And A Cup Of Joe taken from Sunday Night Live at The Laptop Café [Clone] (2002) https://cloneaqualungseries.bandcamp.com/track/sorrow-a-cup-of-joe

    Radiohead – Like Spinning Plates taken from Amnesiac [Parlophone] (2001) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/radiohead/release/amnesiac-5274515?f=20%2C19%2C12%2C16%2C17%2C9%2C2

    Tori Amos – Cornflake Girl taken from Under The Pink [EastWest] (1994) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/tori-amos/release/under-the-pink-remastered-4332234?h=08&f=20%2C19%2C12%2C16%2C17%2C9%2C2
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    Spotify episode playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2SEAMgFfJxcy3S1RK8k3NR?si=FxOUyIfPQEWoTMnEEtjz0g

    Threadwork is presented by Ross Cale.

    Huge thanks to Bod for production support.

    Huge thanks to Bettina Langlois for the Threadwork soft sculptures. Check out some of her other work here: https://www.instagram.com/bettenoire93/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rosscale_threadwork/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/RossCale

    Threadwork website: www.threadwork.net

    Acast: https://www.acast.com/threadwork

    Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/threadwork/id1365731024?mt=2

    Spotify podcasts: https://open.spotify.com/show/1EohT1bTEcHMbtvxu9G6yj?si=PSLfZGE0S7eKvF6H_LE5Mw

    Mixcloud: https://www.mixcloud.com/rosscale3/

    • 56 min
    Episode 29: Film

    Episode 29: Film

    For the 29th instalment of Threadwork host Ross Cale loads up on silent snacks and heads to the cinema to create a soundtrack of film-related music.

    Tracklisting w/ links to purchase, if I can find them (these are directly related to the artists where possible but not always). Also, I take no responsibility for the links. Just trying to help…

    Voyager – Hypersleep (Original Mix 97 Revamp) [R & S Records] (1997) https://randsrecords.greedbag.com/buy/hypersleep-1/

    Dom & Roland – The Storm [Moving Shadow] (1996) https://domandroland.bandcamp.com/album/the-storm-sonic-shock-2018-remaster

    Matrix – Mute [Prototype Recordings] (1997) https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B001IKP4FW/ref=dm_ws_tlw_trk4

    David Shire – Creep Sequence taken from All The President’s Men OST (1976) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GBWEndPquIY

    The Passions – I’m In Love With A German Film Star taken from Thirty Thousand Feet Over China [Polydor] (1981) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/the-passions/release/thirty-thousand-feet-over-china-6247116

    Felix Da Housecat – Silver Screen Shower Scene featuring Ms Kittin (FC Kahuna Remix) [City Rockers] (2001) https://www.junodownload.com/products/felix-da-the-glitz-part-deux-remix/3554698-02/?track_number=23

    Benoit Charest – Sous Le Pont [Delabel] (2003) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/various-artists/release/les-triplettes-de-belleville-bande-originale-du-film-835131?h=02&f=20%2C19%2C12%2C16%2C17%2C9%2C2

    Busta Rhymes – Gimme Some More taken from Extinction Level Event – The Final World Front [Elektra] (1998) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/busta-rhymes/release/the-best-of-busta-rhymes-explicit-3031958?h=14&d=1

    Dirty Projectors + Bjork – On And Ever Onwards taken from Mount Wittenberg Orca [Self Released/Domino] (2010/2011) https://dirtyprojectors.bandcamp.com/album/mount-wittenberg-orca

    Flo Sandon’s – El Negro Zumbon taken from the film ANNA [Durium] (1951) https://music.apple.com/gb/album/el-negro-zumbon-from-the-movie-anna/503980366?i=503980370

    Randal – No Time For Love, Dr. Jones taken from Clerks Music For The Motion Picture [Chaos Recordings] (1994)

    Sons Of The Pioneers – Tumbling Tumbleweeds [RCA Victor] (1946) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/sons-of-the-pioneers/release/tumbling-tumbleweeds-5446687

    Chiapet – Westworld (Medieval Funk Mix) [Yoshitoshi Recordings] (1999) https://www.junodownload.com/products/chiapet-westworld/1398864-02/

    (excerpt) HAL 9000 Dialogue taken from 2001: A Space Odyssey (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) [Rhino] (1996)

    My Bloody Valentine – Sometimes taken from Loveless [Creation Records] (1991) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/my-bloody-valentine/release/loveless-1640444?f=20%2C19%2C12%2C16%2C17%2C9%2C2

    College & Electric Youth – A Real Hero [Flexx] (2009) https://collegeoflove.bandcamp.com/album/a-real-hero-ep

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    Spotify episode playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2unTUKmDPvrz1zibbkEKJo?si=3lxmPtZJRHSnqvPtKqVLTw

    Threadwork is presented by Ross Cale.

    Huge thanks to Bod for production support.

    Huge thanks to Bettina Langlois for the Threadwork soft sculptures. Check out some of her other work here: https://www.instagram.com/bettenoire93/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rosscale_threadwork/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/RossCale

    Threadwork website: www.threadwork.net

    Acast: https://www.acast.com/threadwork

    Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/threadwork/id1365731024?mt=2

    Spotify podcasts: https://open.spotify.com/show/1EohT1bTEcHMbtvxu9G6yj?si=PSLfZGE0S7eKvF6H_LE5Mw

    Mixcloud: https://www.mixcloud.com/rosscale3/

    • 58 min
    Episode 28: Men's Names

    Episode 28: Men's Names

    For the 28th instalment of Threadwork host Ross Cale pulls together a selection of marvellous music unified by the theme of names traditionally afforded to men.

    Tracklisting w/ links to purchase, if I can find them (these are directly related to the artists where possible but not always). Also, I take no responsibility for the links. Just trying to help…

    The Jimi Hendrix Experience – Hey Joe [Polydor] (1966) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/jimi-hendrix/release/are-you-experienced-671849?h=3&d=1

    Joni Mitchell – Carey taken from Blue [Reprise Records] (1971) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/joni-mitchell/release/blue-65654?h=4&d=1

    The Kinks – Do You Remember Walter taken from The Kinks Are The Village Green Preservation Society [Pye Records] (1968) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/the-kinks/release/the-kinks-are-the-village-green-preservation-society-2018-stereo-remaster-8660322?h=2&d=1

    Alvvays – Archie, Marry Me taken from Alvvays [Transgressive Records] (2014) https://alvvays.bandcamp.com/track/archie-marry-me

    Panda Bear – Mr Noah taken from Panda Bear Meets The Grim Reaper [Domino] (2015) https://pandabearmusic.bandcamp.com/album/panda-bear-meets-the-grim-reaper

    Les Sins – Bellow taken from Michael [Company Records] (2014) https://lessins.bandcamp.com/album/michael

    Al Usher – Lullaby For Robert [Internasjonal] (2009) https://internasjonal.bandcamp.com/album/lullaby-for-robert

    Teebs – Arthur’s Birds taken from Ardour [Brainfeeder] (2010) https://teebs.bandcamp.com/album/ardour

    Durutti Column – Otis taken from Vini Reilly [Factory] (1989) https://bleep.com/release/93660-the-durutti-column-vini-reilly

    Mac DeMarco – Ode To Viceroy taken from 2 [Captured Tracks] (2012) https://macdemarco.bandcamp.com/album/2

    Flying Lotus – Thank U Malcolm taken from Flamagra [Warp Records] (2019) https://bleep.com/release/129062-flying-lotus-flamagra

    Nicholas Krgovich – thank u, next [Self Released] (2018) https://music.apple.com/us/album/thank-u-next-single/1447643156

    Sonny Sharrock – Blind Willy taken from Black Woman [Vortex Records] (1969) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/sonny-sharrock/release/black-woman-146473?f=20%2C19%2C12%2C16%2C17%2C9%2C2

    (excerpt) Connan Mockasin – Egon Hosford taken from Forever Dolphin Love [Phantasy Sound] (2010) https://connanmockasin.bandcamp.com/track/egon-hosford

    David Holmes – My Mate Paul [Go Discs] (1996) https://uk.7digital.com/artist/david-holmes/release/lets-get-killed-26781?h=2&d=1

    Roy Davis Jr. – Gabriel (Live Garage Version) [Large Records] (1996) https://www.beatport.com/track/gabriel-live-garage-version-original-mix/5727787
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    Spotify episode playlist: https://open.spotify.com/playlist/2fFmU5XFtjM2dhCvxa2zU6?si=3DK29B5IRfCfTCIti9JzDw

    Threadwork is presented by Ross Cale.

    Huge thanks to Bod for production support.

    Huge thanks to Bettina Langlois for the Threadwork soft sculptures. Check out some of her other work here: https://www.instagram.com/bettenoire93/

    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/rosscale_threadwork/

    Twitter: https://twitter.com/RossCale

    Threadwork website: www.threadwork.net

    Acast: https://www.acast.com/threadwork

    Apple Podcasts: https://itunes.apple.com/gb/podcast/threadwork/id1365731024?mt=2

    Spotify podcasts: https://open.spotify.com/show/1EohT1bTEcHMbtvxu9G6yj?si=PSLfZGE0S7eKvF6H_LE5Mw

    Mixcloud: https://www.mixcloud.com/rosscale3/

    • 1 hr 1 min

Customer Reviews

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Raimo Stereo ,

Great podcast

Ross is clearly putting a lot of effort into dusting off his record collection for the benefit of his listeners. I love that I like most of it, know a little of it, but get a lot from the whole experience.

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