20|20|20 – 18

CRJ / JL / JP, and similar abbreviations – and basically some delightful pop music, really.

1: Carly Rae Jepsen – Fake Mona Lisa [School Boy]
2: Jessy Lanza – Lick In Heaven [Hyperdub]
3: Jai Paul – Track 7 [XL]
4: Carly Rae Jepsen – Stay Away [School Boy]
5: Jessy Lanza – Over and Over [Hyperdub]
6: Carly Rae Jepsen – Julien [School Boy]
7: Jessy Lanza – Calling Card [Hyperdub]
8: Jai Paul – Track 13 [XL]
9: Carly Rae Jepsen – Want You In My Room [School Boy]

20|20|20 – 17

Some steps and some grooves and some rollers, really – not much more to say.

1: Polymod – PG1000 [17 Steps]
2: Sofia Kourtesis – Home Is Where I Can Dance [Studio Barnhus]
3: Sofia Kourtesis – Sarita Colonia [Studio Barnhus]
4: One Tribe – Is This All (Instinctstrumental) [Above Board]
5: Cascandy – Hills [Cascandy]
6: Joy O – ELLIPSIS [Hinge Finger]
7: Slowlglide – Reigi [Antinote]

20|20|20 – 16

If you said “oh, you just picked records around 105 until they made sense”, well, you wouldn’t be wrong – but there’s some cleverness hidden in the balaeric / dub shoegaze vibes.

1: Robyn – Baby Forgive Me [Konichiwa]
2: Maya Jane Coles – Dreamer [I Am Me]
4: Joe – Line To Earth [Comeme]
5: Objekt – 35 [Pan]
6: Elika – You Win Hearts [Chat Blanc]
7: Holly Herndon – SWIM [4AD]
8: Sun Electric – O’Locco (Kama Sutra) [R&S]
9: Mønic – Deep Summer (Burial Remix) [Osiris]
10: Maggie Rogers – Alaska [Capitol]

20|20|20 – 15

Keep on fighting, keep on fighting, hold on – this one, sonically, is probably more about the holding than about the fighting.

1: Kali Malone – Hagakyrka Bells [iDeal]
2: Nobuo Uematsu – March to Narshe [Square]
3: Jóhann Jóhannsson – There is No Safe Side but the Side Of Truth [NTOV]
4: The Cause of Labour is the Hope of the World [NTOV]
5: The Westerlies – In The Morning [The Westerlies]
6: The Westerlies – Robert Henry [The Westerlies]
7: The Westerlies – Saro [The Westerlies]

20|20|20 – 14

I didn’t name this set of high-quality 45 degree turns after the text in the photo, which I think I deserve some credit for.

1: Neneh Cherry – Dream Baby Dream (Four Tet Remix) [Smalltown Supersound]
2: Bass Clef – Interform [Trilogy Tapes]
3: Chez & Trent – Morning Factory [Slow To Speak]
4: Axel Boman – Eyes Of My Mind [Studio Barnhus]
5: Night Communication – Nocturne Seduction [Safe Trip]
6: Lost Souls of Saturn – The Awakening (James Holden’s Past Life Rave Regression) [R&S]

US out of New York City

Seen on a shirt in Maria Hernandez park.

A lot of feelings in NYC right now, and no way to see if they’re going to obtain but to wait.

20|20|20 – 13


Drum & bass in, as they say, your face. More protests soon.

1: Blu Mar Ten – If I Could Tell You [Blu Mar Ten]
2: Björk – It’s In Our Hands (Greyarea Lawsuit Remix) []
3: Djrum – Induction [2nd Drop]
4: Skee Mask – Kozmic Flush [Illian Tape]
5: Djrum – Hard To Say [R&S]
6: Homemade Weapons – Svalsat (Donato Dozzy Remix) [Samurai]
7: Signal & Cruk – Illusion [Invisible]
8: Bruce – Ore [Hessle Audio]
9: OL – Kombi [Error Broadcast]
10: Photek – The Third Sequence [Virgin]
11: Brainkillers – Screwface [Above Board]
12: Noise Factory – The Future [Above Board]
13: Fixate vs Double 99 – Ripgroove [Ice Cream]

20|20|20 – 12

This one sort of organically morphed into a Black Lives Matter set.

1: Chaka Khan – I’m Every Woman [Warner]
2: The Salsoul Orchestra – Salsoul Hustle [Salsoul]
3: Boncana Maiga – Yala M’le [Hot Casa]
4: José Casimiro – Morti Sta Bidjàcu (Intro) [Analog Africa]
5: Bana – Pontin & Pontin [Analog Africa]
6: Al Lover & Cairo Liberation Front – Level 1 [Al Lover]
7: Miss Red – One Shot Killer [Pressure]
8: Shanique Marie – Ring The Alarm! [Equiknoxx]
9: Muddy Waters – Mannish Boy [Chess]
10: Otis Redding – Respect [Atlantic]
11: Aretha Franklin – Respect [Atlantic]
12: Sly & The Family Stone – Stand! [Epic]

Old friends

20|20|20 – 11

Pretty darn funky, but this one is really about recording & timbral differences, now that I think about it.

1: Marvin Gaye – T Plays It Cool [Motown]
2: Forest Law – New Thoughts New Eyes (Extended Mix) [Brownswood]
3: War – Good, Good Feelin’ (Original Un-Cut Disco Mix) [Far Out]
4: Boncana Maïga – Koyma Hondo [Hot Casa]
6: War – Corns & Callouses (Hey Dr. Shoals) [Far Out]
7: James Brown – Papa’s Got a Brang New Bag (Part 1) [Polydor]
8: Boncana Maïga – Zourou [Hot Casa]