The Skinny on EH-FM, 28 October: Listen Again

We celebrate the November issue of The Skinny with music from FKA twigs, Free Love, Cloth, Giant Swan, Bossy Love, Edwin Organ and more

Preview by Tallah Brash & Nadia Younes | 29 Oct 2019
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As we get ready to celebrate the birth of our November issue of The Skinny, on this week's show we played loads of great music relating to features in the new magazine, as well as our usual ICYMI/new music sections, Love Local, Don't Speak and Clubbing Highlights. Listen now in the below Mixcloud (click here if it's not displaying correctly).

Here’s our full playlist: 

Björk – Courtship (playing SSE Hydro, Glasgow, 25 Nov)
Frank Ocean – DHL
Poliça – Driving
Sløtface – S.U.C.C.E.S.S. (playing The Garage, Glasgow, 26 Nov)

It's all relative: features from the November issue of the magazine
Free Love – Skin On Skin (our cover stars play The Great Western Festival, Glasgow, 23 Nov; Sneaky Pete's, Edinburgh, 7 Dec)
Human Don't Be Angry – (Why Can't I? ) Dream In Cartoon (playing as Malcolm Middleton at The Great Western Festival, Glasgow, 23 Nov; In discussion about Arab Strap's
Philophobia at Summerhall, Edinburgh, 23 Nov)
Cloth – Demo Love (playing CCA, Glasgow, 15 Nov)
Sufjan Stevens – Mystery of Love (taken from the soundtrack to
Call Me by Your Name; this month we speak to Timothée Chalamet about his new film The King; in books, we also speak to André Aciman, author of Call Me by Your Name, about his new book Find Me)
Otis Redding – I've Been Loving You Too Long (taken from the soundtrack to
Marriage Story; this month we speak to its leading man Adam Driver)
Aldous Harding – Zoo Eyes (this month in travel we take a look at living in Auckland, where Aldous Harding is from; Aldous Harding plays two shows at Summerhall, Edinburgh, 1 Dec)
Karenn – Strawbs (taken from their upcoming album 
Grapefruit Regret, recorded in Berlinwe played this in homage to Katherina Radeva's solo show Fallen Fruit, set around the time of the fall of Berlin Wall while she was growing up in Communist Bulgaria; we spoke to her for the new issue of the magazine)
Omar Souleyman – Layle (taken from his upcoming album Shlon, we played this in relation to an interview with Basma alSharif about her A Philistine exhibition, reimagining the Middle East)
Giant Swan – Pandaemonium (playing Room 2, Glasgow, 15 Nov)

Jensen Interceptor – E L E K T R O (released via the Glasgow label Craigie Knowes, who we profile in the November issue of The Skinny)

Don't Speak
FKA twigs – home with you (MAGDALENE is released on 8 Nov via Young Turks)
Bossy Love – Me + U
(Me + U is self-released on 31 Oct)
Girl Ray – Girl
(Girl is released on 8 Nov via Moshi Moshi)
The Vegan Leather – Heavy Handed (Poor Girls / Broken Boys is out now via Midnight Pink / Believe Digital; The Vegan Leather play King Tut's, Glasgow, 2 Nov)

Love Local
Edwin Organ – Panning (we speak to Edwin Organ this month about his
Men EPs)
CRPNTR & Tzusan – Horse (we speak to Tzusan, aka Jacob Turner, this month about his debut solo album

Clubbing Highlights
Midland – Frequency FM (playing Sub Club, Glasgow, 1 Nov)
Joy Orbison – Under (playing B2B with Ben UFO, La Cheetah Club, Glasgow, 2 Nov)
DJ Bone – The Funk (playing Room 2, Glasgow, 1 Nov; The Ice Factory, Perth, 2 Nov)
Axel Boman – Slave to the Vibe (playing The Bongo Club, Edinburgh, 8 Nov)
Nightwave – Forest Guru (playing Room 2, Glasgow, 8 Nov)

New Music/Goodbye
Lanark Artefax – Corra Linn
TNGHT – Dollaz
Wuh Oh – Ziggy


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