It’s Gonna Rain

presented by James Poke

On this month’s show James Poke presents a collection of music suitable for British summer weather – mainly rain but some sunshine too. Rainy tracks by The Jimmy Cake, St Vincent, Steve Reich, Blu & Exile, Matmos, Sei A, Boris, &Icebreaker, amongst others, plus sunny tracks by Michael Gordon, Dirty Projectors, Boxcutter, Mos Def and Caribou.

 

Playlist:

Intro short excerpts from:
Steve Reich It’s Gonna Rain
Garbage I’m Only Happy When It Rains
Bob Dylan A Hard Rain’s a-Gonna Fall
Nacio Herb Brown / Gene Kelly Singin’ In The Rain
Missy Elliott The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)
Burt Bacharach & Hal David Raindrops Keep Falling On My Head
Travis Why Does It Always Rain On Me?
The Jimmy Cake The Art Of Wrecking 7:30
Blu & Exile Dancing In The Rain 4:26
Matmos Rainbow Flag 3:51
Sei A White Rainbow (Original Mix) 5:55
St. Vincent Black Rainbow 4:11
Boris With Michio Kurihara Rainbow 4:56
Skitz feat. Taskforce & Juni Rainy Day Science 6:12
Michael Gordon / Icebreaker Acid Rain (exc.) 1:54
Fats Waller Some Rainy Day 3:24
Caribou Sun 5:45
Mos Def Sunshine 4:26
Boxcutter Sunshine V.I.P. 6:26
Dirty Projectors Temecula Sunrise 5:05
Michael Gordon / Ensemble Modern Orchestra Sunshine of Your Love 8:53
The Prodigy Weather Experience 8:05
Steve Reich It’s Gonna Rain (part 1) 7:48
Posted on September 5, 2012 in Radio Icebreaker