Tue, 28 June 2016
What does it sound like to hit the open road with one of America's biggest music festivals as the destination? Find out on this month’s Noisemakers. For this episode, we’ve reviewed 5,000 miles-worth of the best road trip tracks, bringing you our top favorites as well as some highlights from this year’s Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival. Plus, we’ll speak with Con Brio's Ziek McCarter to get a touring band’s perspective on what makes up their perfect road trip playlist. Here's to the road ahead!
"Endless Rhythm" - Baio (NP Podcast theme song)
Mon, 20 June 2016
Sampling is a way to revive classic recordings to ensure that they remain timeless. The Noise Pop Sample Kitchen looks at how masters of the craft, like J-Dilla, DJ Shadow, and Meat Beat Manifesto, cleverly wove in samples to construct rich and layered compositions and established conversations within the music that spanned decades. Author and journalist Tamara Palmer joins in on the conversation.
Baio - "Endless Rhythm" (Noise Pop Podcast theme song)
Cut Chemist - "The Garden"
DJ Shadow - "Mutual Slump"
J Dilla - "Light My Fire"
A Tribe Called Quest - "Find a Way"
TOWA TEI - "Technova ft. Bebel Gilberto"
Janet Jackson - "Got ’Til It’s Gone ft. Q-Tip & Joni Mitchell"
Meat Beat Manifesto - "Radio Babylon"
Bobby Byrd - "Hot Pants"
Boney M. - "Rivers of Babylon"
Prodigy - "Charity"
The Future Sound of London - "Papua New Guinea"
Sahara - "Stay Here"