UKNY For March 18
Parekh & Singh (photo courtesy of the artist, PR)
Last week's UKNY focused on an all-SXSW preview (with bands like Dream Wife, Doe, and Jealous of the Birds) and tonight's show at 11 includes a few more bands that traipsed across Austin, Texas this week, like the Big Moon and Be Charlotte. But not every band had its fair chance to play the festival: we'll also hear music from the fast-rising, critically-praised London jazz band Yussef Kamaal, which had its SXSW dreams disturbingly thwarted by the legally-challenged travel ban (read more from NPR here).
We'll head to Kolkata, India for tonight's Commonwealth Cut from Parekh & Singh, hear a new single from Public Service Broadcasting, and a set from this week's FUV Essentials too, the Police.
Out late or asleep early? You can stream UKNY in the FUV Weekend Archives for two weeks after broadcast.
1. The Big Moon, “Sucker,” Love in the 4th Dimension
2. Girl Ray, “Stupid Things,” single
3. Dream Wife, “Hey Heartbreaker,” EP1
4. Public Service Broadcasting, “Progress,” single
5. Be Charlotte, “Machines That Breathe,” One Drop EP
6. Anna Meredith, “Dowager,” Varmints
7. Yussef Kamaal, “Yo Chavez,” Black Focus
8. The Police, “Demolition Man,” Ghost in the Machine
9. The Police, “Darkness,” Ghost in the Machine
10. The Police, “I Burn For You,” Brimstone and Treacle soundtrack
11. Commonwealth Cut (Kolkata, India): Parekh & Singh, “Me & You,” Ocean
12. Amelia Harmony, “Fear and Love,” single
13. Young Fathers feat. the Leith Congregational Choir, “Only God Knows,” T2: Trainspotting soundtrack