Category Archives: ourTube

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Music from Our Tube; Tom Vek in the Jungle

Tom Vek is an English multi-instrumentalist, but you could just as well read the Wikipedia-article if you want to know that and more. If, instead, you’d prefer to hear what he sounds like, you can listen (and watch) below video of “Sherman (Animals in the Jungle)”;

Tom Vek – Sherman (Animals in the Jungle)

Watch this video on YouTube or on Easy Youtube.

Music from Our Tube; Bonobo, Fink & Andreya Triana

From what appears was a show in France some time (months? years?) ago, the audio of a live concert of Bonobo with Fink & the lovely Andreya Triana;

Fink, Bonobo, Andreya Triana

Watch this video on YouTube or on Easy Youtube.

Especially love the acoustic version of Flying Lotus’ “Tea Leaf Dancers” at the 27th minute!

Music from Our Tube; Fela Kuti live in Germany

I Guess I first heard Fela Kuti a couple of years ago on a Gilles Peterson show. Just now KCRW played My Morning Jacket’s version of “Trouble Sleep”, there’s also a nice version by Taj Mahal & Baaba Maal and the original version is here. But eventually I stumbled on this video of a Fela concert in Germany from 1978, which I think you should really see and hear;

Fela Kuti Live in Berlin – Berliner Jazztage 1978

Watch this video on YouTube or on Easy Youtube.

Uploaded to Our Tube; IDRchitecture remixed by Nathan Fake

I love to listen to DJ-sets which are made for the radio (or the web) instead of the dancefloor. The music tends to be a lot more diverse if the DJ isn’t focused on keeping the crowd in the groove. Soundcloud is a treasure trove for such DJ sets and a couple of months ago I bookmarked Nathan Fake’s 6 mix as aired on BBC Radio 6 in December 2012.

Great stuff, but there was one track that I specifically enjoyed listening to; an unreleased remix of (Sign of the Fish) by IDRchitecture. I didn’t know the band, didn’t know the song -which reminds me of The Chills, somehow-, but the clicks and ticks in this remix are just mesmerizing.

So now it is on YouTube as well;

idrchitecture – (sign of the fish) – nathan fake remix

Watch this video on YouTube or on Easy Youtube.