8k30 Epic

epic (adj.) – of unusually great size or extent; spectacular; very impressive; awesome… Skew-whiff MD presents an exploration of the long epic tune, nothing under 8 minutes here, some start quiet and build like Low & The Dirty Three’s rendition of Neil Young’s “Down By The River”, some just crash in and stay huge like The Velvet Underground’s “Sister Ray” which clocks in at 17 minutes.. some rise and fall like Patti Smith’s “Land” trilogy or Lou Reed’s “Street Hassle”.. we hear also from Sigur Ros, Led Zeppelin, The Stone Roses, Bauhaus, Television, Isaac Hayes, Ed Kuepper and David Bowie .. originally broadcast Sunday March 19 2017… enjoy, xo Skew

Sigur Ros – Svefn-G-Englar
Low & The Dirty Three – Down By The River
Patti Smith – Land
Bauhaus – Bela Lugosi’s Dead
David Bowie – Station To Station
Television – Marquee Moon
The Stone Roses – I Am The Resurrection
Loe Reed – Street Hassle
The Velvet Underground – Sister Ray
Ed Kuepper – King Of Vice
Isaac Hayes – Walk On By
Led Zeppelin – Kashmir

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