Stop Making Sense Episode 6 Wed, 2010-03-24 11:58

Today Madera Verde approaches the music programming of the Stop Makings Sense show as a small child would if left unsupervised at a Woolworth’s (RIP) “Pick n Mix” sweet counter. A licorice lace from the impressive GORILLAZ new album to start , a sherbet from the excellent NIGERIA SPECIAL VOL 2 compilation, cherry lips from LIZZY PARKS on a funky samba tip, weird fizzy coke bottles from NACHO PATROL and FLORENCE vs XX vs THE VERY BEST, spongey banana ska garage courtesy of THE WORM, chewy winegums LA/Mex stylee with MARIACHI EL BRONX… the sugar rush kicking in with NO SMOKE and peaking with “stickily but in a good way” toffee from MAJOR LAZER, naughty but nice chocolate raisin MAYRA ANDRADE and a final fruit pastille of NY salsa dura courtesy of WILLIE COLON AND HECTOR LAVOE….before being chased out of of the store by shop security…

1. GORILLAZ ftg KANO, BASHY & THE LEBANESE NATIONAL ORCHESTRA FOR ORIENTAL ARABIC MUSIC White Flag
2. COMMANDER IN CHIEF STEPHEN OSITA OSADEBE AND HIS NIGERIAN SOUND MAKERS Onyebu Chi (Soundway)
3. ALI FARKA TOURE & TOUMANI DIABATE Doudou (World Circuit)
4. FOOLS GOLD Nadine (I Am Sound)
5. LIZZY PARKS (NATURAL SELF MIX) All That (Tru Thoughts)
6. BETTY HARRIS Trouble
7. FLORENCE vs XX vs THE VERY BEST You Got The Love (Island)
8. NACHO PATROL Africa Patrol (KSE Records)
9, THE WORM Wormfood Theme
10. MARIACHI EL BRONX My Brother The Gun (Wichita)
11. SDP vs :LA LENGUA Mi Camino
12. NO SMOKE Koro Koro
13. MAJOR LAZER Call Mi (Mad Decent)
14. MAYRA ANDRADE Storia Storia (Sony)
15. WILLIE COLON Y HECTOR LAVOE Si La Ves (Fania)