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Leo Gilbert - DJ

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Leo Gilbert

On my show this month:
A huge 51 tunes – all of unbeatable zing – in Leo's July show. He has scoured the globe for the very best in music of the past couple of months (along with a few choice picks from 2021) to give his dear listeners another aural wrangling.
How do these names strike you? Adela Mede, Christoph de Babalon, Mieko Shimizu, Phelimuncasi, Galya Bisengalieva, Just Mustard and Katie Kim. New to you?
Or these duos: Lala Lala & Sen Morimoto, Maral & Lara Sarkissian, Auntie Flo and Sarathy Korwar and Figueroa & Amon Tobin.
Admit it: you can't wait to hear them. No need to wait, just climb aboard the Leo show, playing throughout July.

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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:

2022Jun - 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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