Radio Free Aquarium Drunkard :: July 2021
Sweltering Sunday on Radio Free Aquarium Drunkard on dublab. July 18 from 4—8 PM Pacific. Hour one features selections from Arthur Magazine‘s Golden Apples of the Sun compilation, a 2004 record curated by Devendra Banhart. In hour two, Range and Basin with Jason P. Woodbury reflects on death and heat. In hour three, Tyler Wilcox’s Doom and Gloom from the Tomb, presenting selections from James McNew of Yo La Tengo and Dump. And to close, Playing Dumb, a 45 RPM mix by DJ Donald Five Pennies, aka the late Richard Swift.
In 2004, Devendra Banhart was commissioned by Jay Babcock of Arthur Magazine to build Golden Apples of the Sun, a remarkable collection of music, featuring artists like Iron and Wine, Joanna Newsom, Espers, Jack Rose, Entrance Band, and many more. We’re airing selections for a special remix broadcast on RFAD.
And to close, Playing Dumb, a 45 RPM mix by DJ Donald Five Pennies, aka Richard Swift. RIP Dickie.