July 31st – featuring Beyonce

Here’s the track list and a chance to listen any time to tonight’s 10pm Simplecity acoustic show on Chill. There’s a lot of Lemonade as we feature the most chilled tracks from Beyonce’s new album as well as some beautiful acoustic covers of her biggest hits. Tonight’s special mix has acoustic versions of some huge pop songs – not all covers, as some are special recordings by the original artists. There’s also a lot of original goodness from Mike Posner, JP Cooper, Foy Vance, Billie Marten, Mahalia and more.

First hour:

Mike Posner Not That Simple
Beyonce Daddy Lessons
Ane Brun Halo
JP Cooper Colour Me In Gold
Hannah’s Yard Why Would I Know
Beyonce Pray You Catch Me
VoicePlay feat. Emoni Love On Top
Foy Vance Upbeat Feelgood
Ciaran Lavery Return To Form
Beyonce Freedom
Emeli Sande Crazy In Love (from The Great Gatsby)
Claire Maguire Elizabeth Taylor
Billie Marten Milk & Honey
Beyonce Sandcastles
Giada If I Were A Boy
Mahalia Back Up Plan
The Dunwells Light Up The Skies
Aaron Espe Making All Things New

Special mix of huge pop served acoustically:

Kimberly Anne Show Me Love / A Little Bit Of Luck
Scars On 45 Wrecking Ball
The Wind And The Wave Chandelier
Zara Larsson Lush Life (acoustic)
Tyler Ward Shut Up And Dance
Rhodes Blank Space
Ella Eyre Waiting All Night (acoustic)
Sigma & Rita Ora Coming Home (acoustic)

Rest of show:

Ben Howard Old Pine
Lucy Rose Nebraska
GoGo Penguin Branches Break
Arthur Beatrice Since We Were Kids
Cider Sky Where To Now
Rend Collective Coming Home
Anna Pancaldi All That I Am
Rukhsana Merrise See You Again

July 24th – featuring covers by J Scott Bergman

Here’s what we are playing on this week’s Simplecity on Chill, where we play acoustic tunes every Monday night from 10pm. This week it’s a special featuring some acoustic covers by J Scott Bergman and a mix of classic tunes, as well asĀ laid back goodness from Adele, Starsailor, James Blake, Sara Bareilles, Benjamin Francis Leftwich and more.

First hour:

Skerryvore Simple Life
J Scott Bergman Creep
Adele Someone Like You
Thirteen Senses Times Like These (live session)
Starsailor Good Souls (live acoustic)
J Scott Bergman To Turn You On
James Blake Limit To Your Love
Broadcast 2000 The View
Junip Always
J Scott Bergman Big Shot
Magnetic Man Flying Into Tokyo
Sara Bareilles Basket Case
Califone Ladders
J Scott Bergman They Won’t Go When I Go
Jessie J Who You Are
Alexis Jordan The Air That I Breathe

Special mix of classics:

Van Morrison Into The Mystic
Nick Drake One Of These Things First
Neil Young Harvest Moon
Simon And Garfunkel The Only Living Boy In New York
Bob Dylan I Want You
Joni Mitchell All I Want
Carole King Home Again
Kate Bush The Man With The Child In His Eyes

Rest of show:

Benjamin Francis Leftwich Pictures
Arcade Fire Sprawl I (Flatland)
Aroah I Row Across A Japanese Watercolour
Donovan Woods Your Daughter, John
Barzin Words Tangled In Blue
Sondre Lerche Tragic Mirror
Nick Jaina Your Time Is Gonna Come
Rivulets The Sunsets Can Be Beautiful (Even In Chicago)

July 17th – featuring Tom Speight

Here is the track list and a chance to listen again to tonight’s show, featuring Tom Speight, a city-themed mix of tunes for travel ideas, and stacks of chilled tunes from Jake Bugg, Kodaline, Bon Iver, Birdy and many more. (If you’ve got ideas for more cities that feature in good acoustic tunes, I’d love to hear them!)

First hour

Jake Bugg Simple As This
Tom Speight My My My
Kodaline Brother (acoustic version)
Tall Heights Horse To Water
Aaron Espe Making All Things New
Tom Speight Little Love
Kimberly Anne Bury It There
Tom Walker Fly Away With Me
Leo Stannard feat. Frances Gravity
Tom Speight The River
Joel Edwards Little Old Star
Bastille Bad Blood (piano version)
Mahalia Borrowers
Tom Speight Medicine
Bon Iver Holocene
Birdy Words
Gavin James The Book Of Love
Billie Marten Bird

Travel mix

Catfish And The Bottlemen Glasgow
Stu Larson Chicago Song
Tyler Ward Paris
Mystery Jets Bombay Blue (acoustic version)
Birsen Tezer Istanbul
Caravan Palace Sydney
Coldplay Amsterdam
George Ezra Budapest

Rest of show

Lorne Bread Alone
Catherine McGrath Cinderella
Skinny Living Why
Liv Dawson Tapestry
Mica Millar My Lover
Lauren Aquilina Thinking About
Johnny Stimson Holding On
Ruth B Lost Boy
Ivor Game Escape To Freedom

July 10th – featuring Kate Bush

Here’s what we are playing on tonight’s Simplecity acoustic show, on Chill every Monday from 10pm. It’s a Kate Bush special, with songs from her and some beautiful cover versions by other artists. We’ve also got a consolation mix for some footie lads, andĀ acoustic songs by KT Tunstall, White Buffalo, Elbow, All Angels and more.

July 3rd – featuring Billy Bragg

Here is the track list and a chance to listen any time to tonight’s Simplecity acoustic show on Chill from 10pm. We’re featuring the singer-songwriter and newsworthy activist Billy Bragg, a classic mix of Camp Bestival artists and acoustic goodness from Stephen Fretwell, Joni Mitchell and many more.

First hour:

Chanda Leigh – Simple Life
Billy Bragg – Must I Paint You A Picture
Noah And The Whale – 5 Years Time
Ashok – Happy Slap
Beirut – Elephant Gun
Billy Bragg – All Fall Down
Essie Jain – Stop
Max Richter – Icongraphy
The Bird And The Bee – I’m A Broken Heart
Billy Bragg – You Woke Up My Neighbourhood
Future Loop Foundation – Sunshine Philosophy (Pete Lawrence remix)
The Watson Twins – Fall
Missy Higgins – Where I Stood
Billy Bragg – Reason To Believe
Ava Leigh – Mad About The Boy
Sarah Whatmore – Somewhere I Belong

Camp Bestival mix:

Emiliana Torrini – Unemployed In Summertime
Nextmen/Zarif – Something Got You
This Is The Kit – Our Socks Forever More
Emmy The Great – Gabriel
Kate Nash – Merry Happy
Thecocknbullkid – On My Own Again
Tawiah – Watch Out
Rod Thomas – Debris
Eliza Carthy – Hug You Like A Mountain
Jon Hopkins – Cerulean

Rest of show:

Jamie Lidell – Rope Of Sand
Marie Digby – Miss Invisible
Barefoot – Horny
Stephen Fretwell – New York
Joni Mitchell – All I Want
Melody Gardot – Goodnite
Summer At Shatter Creek – All The Answers (live version)