Monthly Archives: December 2008

Across the Wire

The Drift is currently on leave. Throughout January, the Saturday night slot will be presented by Steve Harris. During January, Brad Nguyen and Kim Jirik will be presenting ACROSS THE WIRE, filling in for Spoke on a Tuesday morning. You … Continue reading

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Playlist #88 (Best of 2008)

JÓHANN JÓHANNSSON The Great God Pan Is Dead (Fordlandia, 4AD 2008) GRAND SALVO Hunters Remorse (Death, Spunk 2008) BON IVER Flume (For Emma, Forever Ago, Rogue 2008) LULUC Warm One (Dear Hamlyn, Shock 2008) THE RECTIFIERS Flocking in a Modal … Continue reading

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Playlist #87 (Christmas Special)

LOW Santa’s Coming Over PATTI SMITH We Three Kings SUFJAN STEVENS Come On! Let’s Boogey to the Elf Dance! BODIES OF WATER with NO LITTLE KINDLESS O Come, O Come, Emmanuel THE RAVEONETTES Come on Santa THE BLACK LIPS Christmas … Continue reading

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The Drift Christmas Special ’08

Had your fill of the Festive Season? Can’t stand to hear another version of Jingle Bells or Deck the Halls? Lo! Christmas music need not bring you down. This Saturday night, tune into The Drift with Kim Jirik for the … Continue reading

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Playlist #86

CHARLIE PARR Migrant Boxcar Train (1922, Level Two 2008) WELCOME WAGON Up On a Mountain (Welcome to the Welcome Wagon, Asthmatic Kitty 2008) TAN OR BOIL Take a Picture (Seamstress in a Suitcase, Preservation 2008) BON IVER The Wolves (Act … Continue reading

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Tan or Boil Drifts By

This week on The Drift I’ll be speaking to Tan or Boil; the project of home-recording artist Jason Bacasa. After getting the support slot for a Joanna Newsom concert through a friend, Jason set about recording some demos to sell … Continue reading

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