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[Podcast] Broad Church Mix Forty Five

Broad Church Mix Forty Five by Sonic Cathedral on Mixcloud

A stunningly good podcast by Sonic Cathedral featuring Krautrock, shoegaze music, electronic music and some simply beautiful tracks.

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Easy Listening Exotica Lounge Mixcloud Music Music Podcasts

[Podcast] PMB158: Outer Realms

PMB158: Outer Realms by Project Moonbase on Mixcloud

Mixcloud, by itself, is proving to be a wonderful tool with little treasures worth sharing. One of my favorite recent podcasts comes from the United Kingdom is Project Moonbase, where DJ Bongoboy and MC Zirconium play some of the corniest, cheesiest and charming lounge, sci-fi, exotica and other sundry novelties.

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Literature

[Lit] Papers of Paris

Many thanks to Hugh Oram from The Irish Times for this article on James Joyce’s years in Paris.

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Easy Listening Exotica Lounge Mixcloud Music Music Podcasts

[Podcast] The Exotic Sounds Of Les Baxter

The Exotic Sounds Of Les Baxter by Adam Kvasnica on Mixcloud

 

Many thanks to one of the coolest DJs in the Mixcloud universe, Adam Kvasnica from Slovakia, for spinning this great set filled with cheesy lounge goodness from the inimitable Les Baxter!

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Literature

[Lit] The Daggers of Jorge Luis Borges

Michael Greenberg of The New York Review of Books writes on the ever-magnificent Jorge Luis Borges and his fascination with blades, that most macho piece of fighting machinery, and what it meant to his vision of criollo Argentina.

The book reviewed is Professor Borges: A Course on English Literature
by Jorge Luis Borges, edited by Martín Arias and Martín Hadis, and translated from the Spanish by Katherine Silver
, available for purchase here.

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Drum & Bass Dub Jungle Mixcloud Music Music Podcasts Reggae

[Podcast] Beneath The Valley

Beneath The Valley by Miss Phi 1.61803399 on Mixcloud

Though I don’t know the host personally outside of comments back and forth, Miss Phi 1.61803399 has a stunningly good ear for dub, jungle, drum & bass and Reggae. Click her name and see what she’s offering – it’s quite a varied bag, all of high quality!