The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 75

This episode intermingles daring contemporary jazz with cosmic ambient dreamscapes and a bit of folk rock to give you a little taste of autumn. Check it out below: If you like what you’re reading, please help keep RCU thriving. You can show your support by becoming a patron at our Patreon account or you can make aContinue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 75”

Elkhorn’s Roots of Distances Mix

On September 16th, Elkhorn will be setting loose their next LP, Distances, on Feeding Tube Records. It’s a primal force of nature that tangles thunderous riffs with whirlwind melodies and torrential solos. Jesse Sheppard and Drew Gardner teamed up with two different drummers, Nate Scheible and Ian McColm, for this joint, and the added percussionContinue reading “Elkhorn’s Roots of Distances Mix”

The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 74

This episode opens with a taste of what to expect from our upcoming RCU Presents concert, with a track each by Seawind of Battery, Rootless and Jeffrey Alexander & The Heavy Lidders. Click the checkout button below to get a ticket today! (And click here for more information). (If you want to avoid Eveentbrite fees,Continue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 74”

The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 73

This week’s episode is a good catch up of what I’ve been listening to lately, including new music by many RCU faves like Elijah McLaughlin Ensemble, Joseph Allred, Lou Turner and many others. Check it out below! Keith Speaks! (1) Mögliche, Mögliche | Rekursiv- Primoridal Undermind – An Imaginal Abydos Khedmat Be Khalqخدماتبهخلق – NaujawananContinue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 73”

The Record Crates United Mixtape REISSUE: Episode 9

I’m taking the week off from recording, so here’s a throwback. This is the playlist of Episode 9 of The Record Crates United. This was an extended special for autumn from my first year on Dune Buggy Radio, which featured nothing but English folk and psych-folk artists. With this week’s heatwave, I thought you mightContinue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape REISSUE: Episode 9”

The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 72

Dip into some deeply cosmic zones with us today on this episode as we sample from artists like Seawind of Battery, The National Park Service and Acetone. Check it out below: Keith Speaks! (1) Crystalline Shadows – Seventh Shadow of The Sun – s/t Light on the Horizon – Seawind of Battery – Clockwatching Rescuers’Continue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 72”

The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 71

The 71st (!) episode of The Record Crates United Mixtape mixes together some heavy molten blue rock with some psychedelic jams and a few cosmic singles of yore. Check it out: Keith Speaks! (1) Ill Fitting Suit – Color Green – s/t Bearings – Camino Sound – s/t You’re Going to Need Somebody (live atContinue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode 71”

The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode #70

The 70th (!) episode of The Record Crates United Mixtape tosses together some grooving Afrobeat, abstract jazz and hard acid rock with a little sprinkling of folk rock, too. I think you’ll enjoy it. Check it out: Keith Speaks! (1) Al Amal – Noori & His Dorpa Band – Beja Power! Electric Soul & BrassContinue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode #70”

The Record Crates United Mixtape: The Smithsonian Folksways Special

Our 69th episode of The Record Crates United Mixtape is a special one. Today, I’m highlighting some of my favorite tracks from the vast Smithsonian Folkways discography. From folk and blues standards and classics by the likes of Elizabeth Cotton and Michael Hurley to abstract soundscapes by artists like The Entourage Music & Theater Ensemble,Continue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape: The Smithsonian Folksways Special”

The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode #68

Episode 68 of our show is filled with sunny sounds to either brighten your day or soundtrack your bright warm spring afternoon. Check it out below: Keith Speaks! (1) Parrot – Home Baker – Habits Laughter in the Sky – Joys Union Group – Boredom Euphoria Fat Old Sun – Pink Floyd – Atom HeartContinue reading “The Record Crates United Mixtape – Episode #68”