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NEWS:
Bumper month with 31 hours of December shows - plus 2022 Festive 50 arriving from Christmas day.

Leo Gilbert - DJ

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Leo Gilbert

On my show this month:
Another massive five hours of music from Leo for December, and not a mention of Christmas to be heard!
Inevitably, the show has a sombre mood at times as Leo marks the death of one of the most talented, influential musicians of the past two or three decades: Mimi Parker of Low, who will be much missed.
Aside from three Low tunes, Leo has a vast array of music from every nook and cranny of the globe, including Jockstrap, Gilla Band, Jani Ho, Elian Gray, an epic new track from Burial, Black Ox Orkestar, Nikolajev, Lady Lykez, Istanbul Hippodrome, One Eye One Leg and ZZY.
Leo says that it really is one of his best shows ever, so why not listen in to see if he is correct?

Upcoming broadcasts

Dec
Thu
1
15:00
Fri
2
22:00
Sat
3
Sun
4
05:00
Mon
5
12:00
Tue
6
19:00
Wed
7
8
02:00
9
09:00
10
16:00
11
23:00
12
13
06:00
14
13:00
15
20:00
16
17
03:00
18
10:00
19
17:00
20
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00:00
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07:00
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14:00
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Biography:
I am in many ways your typical John Peel fan. I grew up listening to his shows from the era of punk rock until his death, and, with increasing obsessiveness, compiled cassettes, mini discs and finally mp3 playlists of the best tunes. Music runs through my family’s veins, and in me this takes the form of a compulsive search for new sounds. As John Peel used to put it, what I really want to hear is something I haven’t heard before.

Envy fills me when I read what my Dandelion collaborators have achieved in promoting, making and playing music, but my life as a teacher for the past quarter of a century has squeezed out any time for, well, pretty much anything apart from listening to and appreciating what continues to be made musically across the world. At last, though, I have found the space to pursue what has long been an ambition and can attempt to meet the stellar broadcasting standards set by my volunteer colleagues by sharing my love of new music with Dandelion listeners. I really hope at least some of what you hear gets its hooks into you.


Tracklistings and listen again to the previous shows:

2022Nov - Oct - Again - Sep - Aug - Jul - Jun - May - Apr - Mar - Feb - Jan - 2021 Review - Festive 50
2021Dec - Festive Fifty Build Up Show - Oct - Sep - Aug Leo One - Leo Two - Jul - Jun - May - Again - Apr - Mar - Feb - Jan - 2020 Review - Festive 50
2020Dec - Festive Fifty Build Up Show - Nov - Oct - Jul - Jun - May - Again - Apr - Feb - Again - Jan - 2019 Review - Festive 50
2019Dec - Festive Fifty Build Up Show - Nov - Oct - Again - Aug - Jul - Jun - Ceaseless Salmagundi - Apr - Feb - Jan - Festive 50 - 2018 Review
2018Dec - Festive Fifty Build Up Show - Nov

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