July 8, 2018 – Planet Kick

The power of music to sway the soul and move your feet is self-evident in this edition of the Free Kick. Let the spirit swing you!

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Feat. Ry Cooder, Alanis Obomsawin, Colin Stetson and Sarah Neufeld, Afrika Bambaataa, Alien Sex Fiend, Cabaret Voltaire, Revolting Cocks, Ensemble Supermusique, The Buzzcocks, Quinsin Nachoff, Los Folkloristas, Chuck Berry, and Don Cherry


July 1, 2018 – Smells Like Free Spirit

Another in a long line of freeform radio mixes!

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Feat. Juanita Johnson and the Gospel Tones, Roland Kirk, The Ventures, ob Mazurek, Exploding Star Orchestra, Dokaka, Frank Zappa, William Shatner, Ian Paice, Johnny Winter, Patti Smith, Robert Glasper Experiment, A Banda Tropicalista Do Duprat, Pax Nicholas and The Nettey Family, The Wailing Wailers, Gregory Isaacs, Amon Duul, Quiet Sun, Os Mutantes, and African Head Charge

June 24, 2018 – Six Freeks

Heavy and upbeat all at the same time; what more do you want from a podcast?

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Feat. Fred Astaire & Oscar Peterson, The Dwarfs of East Agouza, The Encounter, Pantera (RIP Vinnie Paul), The Dead C, Stompin’ Tom Connors, Uz Jsme Doma, The English Beat, Thomas Dolby, Raya Brass Band, Son of Dave, CABBAGE, The Tragically Hip, Willie Nelson, Beau Dommage, and Pete Namlook

June 17, 2018 – Have Kick Will Travel

Another wide variety of tuneage for your eardrums, this week collected and presented by James

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Feat. The Austin Lounge Lizards, Acid Mothers Temple and The Melting Paraiso U.F.O., Yoo Doo Right, Elvis Presley (RIP D.J. Fontana), Matt “Guitar” Murphy (RIP), The Sonics, The Deviants, Television, Emerson, Lake, and Palmer, Count Basie, Toshiyuki Honda, The Fat Babies, Coleman Hawkins, Sidney Bechet, Benny Goodman, Tony Allen, Thievery Corporation, Jamiroquai, and Andrew Duke

June 10, 2018 – Su-kick-yaki

Here’s another mix of delightful sounds for your ever-inquisitive ear canals.

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Feat. Kyu Sakamoto, William Parker’s In Order To Survive, Mike Patton, Nicole Mitchell, Michael Snow & Jesse Stewart, Ute Lemper, John Mauceri, RIAS Sinfonietta, Kurt Weill, Micheline Coulombe Saint-Marcoux, Witch, Storsveit Nix Noltes, Deep Purple, The Stranglers, and Mi Ami

June 3, 2018 – Closer My God To Free

Just what do you expect from a musical variety show? Listen in to this one and tell us if we read your mind…

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Feat. Frank Zappa & The Mothers, Sarah Pagé & Robin Best, Mose Allison, Lepage/Lussier+ Quatuor Bozzini, Eugene Chadbourne & Warren Smith, Exuma, Ari Swan, Kee Avil, Bill Orcutt, Latex Honey Glove, Omerta, Ischemic, Mulatu Astatqé, Ex-Centric Sound System, Sarolta Zalatnay, The Submissives, The Bloodfire Posse, Treme Brass Band, Massive Attack, Alvarius B, Tokyo Jihen, and Mutamassik

May 27, 2018 – I’ve Got a Theory

A swift kick given by Clara-Swan and James, straight to your eardrums!

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Feat. The Puppini Sisters, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Coral De Ouro Preto, Hirut Bekele, Asha Bhosle/Lata Mangeshkar/Mahendra Kapoor/Kalyanji-Anandji, The Disposable Heroes of Hiphoprisy, Fatoumata Diawara, Easy Star All Stars feat. Kristy Rock, Circuit des Yeux, Smokes, Sacral Nerves, the cast of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Circulus, Pascal Comelade, Tapacamino, Crass, The Red Krayola, Velvett Fogg, Devo, d’Animal, Buddy Holly, and Tiyiselani Vomaseve