March 27th – featuring Joni Mitchell

Here’s the tracklist and the link to listen again to tonight’s show with a ton of Joni Mitchell songs, originals and tributes, plus a special mix for a Chill listener who is finding it hard to sleep.

First hour:

No Doubt Simple Kind Of Life (lullaby version)
Joni Mitchell Chelsea Morning
Joni Mitchell tribute: Sufjan Stevens A Free Man In Paris
Goldfrapp Happiness
Richie Havens Here Comes The Sun (live)
Joni Mitchell Help Me
Joni Mitchell tribute: Prince A Case Of You
Elbow Teardrop
Jose Gonzalez Cycling Trivialities
Joni Mitchell Big Yellow Taxi
Joni Mitchell tribute: James Taylor River
Low Hatchet
Tunng Woodcut
Joni Mitchell Woodstock
Joni Mitchell tribute: Sarah McLachlan Blue
Emiliana Torrini Summerbreeze
Kate Bush Prologue

Special mix:

Eels I Need Some Sleep
Corinne Bailey Rae Trouble Sleeping
Alex Lloyd Sleep
The Cardigans 03.45: No Sleep
Grand Drive Sleepy
The Smiths Asleep
The Dissociatives Sleep Well Tonight
Rufus Wainwright Waiting For A Dream
Kirsty MacColl Please Go To Sleep

Rest of show:

Mercury Rev The Dark Is Rising
Jamie Lidell Rope Of Sand
The Bird And The Bee Birds And The Bees
Get Cape, Wear Cape, Fly Call Me Ishmael
The Bees Sky Holds The Sun
Lucky Jim Sun’ll Rise

March 20th – featuring Orba Squara

Tonight’s track list features singer songwriter Mitch Davis, better known as Orba Squara, and a special mix for Chill listeners looking forward to a long haul flight. There are also goodies from Elvis Costello, Regina Spektor, Radiohead, Gavin DeGraw and more.

First hour:

The Weepies Simple Life
Orba Squara Perfect Timing (This Morning)
Guillemots Falling Out Of Reach
Elvis Costello Shipbuilding
Amiina Sogg
Orba Squara So Comfortable
Biffy Clyro Machines
Tina Dico Sacre Coeur
Regina Spektor Samson
Orba Squara Warm Fuzz
Nerina Pallot Idaho
Radiohead Nude
Christopher O’Riley Karma Police
Orba Squara My Favorite Song
Roger Eno/Lol Hammond Room Without Lights
Air Night Sight

Long haul flight mix:

Ivor Game From A Plane
Chantal Kreviazuk Leaving On A Jet Plane
Lelani Flight 708
Lyn Collins Fly Me To The Moon
Richie Havens High Flying Bird
Raul Midon Sunshine (I Can Fly)
Neutral Milk Hotel In The Aeroplane Over The Sea
Tom Baxter Skybound
Alucidnation Suspended On Air

Rest of show:

Minnie Riperton Lovin’ You
Gavin DeGraw Belief
Yeasayer Bonus Track (2)
The Bad Plus Everybody Wants To Rule The World
Panic At The Disco I Have Friends In Holy Spaces

March 13th – featuring Crooked Still

Here is tonight’s track list, with songs from “nu folk/bluegrass” band Crooked Still, a special mix for some listeners moving house, and lots more acoustic goodness from people like Joni Mitchell, Alex Lloyd, Shawn Colvin and Bon Iver.

First hour:

The Sidewalk Boys Simple Life
Crooked Still Undone In Sorrow
Joni Mitchell Help Me
Jack Johnson Sleep Through The Static
Buddy Say A Lot
Crooked Still Florence
Breathe Owl Breathe 5
Freewinder Shooting Stars
Melody Gardot Quiet Fire
Crooked Still Low Down And Dirty
Anabrese I Am Here
Bowerbirds Olive Hearts
Eels I Need Some Sleep
Crooked Still Did You Sleep Well
Alex Lloyd Sleep
Rufus Wainwright Waiting For A Dream
Richard Pollott Lamplighter

Moving house mix:

Mr Scruff Get A Move On
Eels Packing Blankets
Beautiful South Don’t Stop Moving
Turin Brakes Building Wraps Round Me
Jose Gonzalez Slow Moves
Shawn Colvin/Mary Chapin Carpenter One Cool Remove
Kinobe Tired Heart
Zero 7 Home
Aqualung Take Me Home

Rest of show:

Barefoot Lazy
Adem These Are Your Friends
Neutral Milk Hotel The King Of Carrot Flowers pt 1
Bon Iver Flume
Jamie Lidell Little Bit Of Feel Good
Pete Murray So Beautiful

 

March 6th – featuring Kimya Dawson

Here’s the track list from tonight’s show (first broadcast in summer 2008), featuring music from Kimya Dawson and a special encouragement mix…

First hour

Dandy Warhols All The Money Or The Simple Life Honey
Kimya Dawson Loose Lips
Harry Nilsson Everybody’s Talkin’
Roy Ayers Everybody Loves The Sunshine
St Etienne Sun In My Morning
Kimya Dawson So Nice So Smart
Rufus Wainwright Cigarettes And Chocolate Milk
The Cinematic Orchestra To Build A Home
Tori Amos Smells Like Teen Spirit
Kimya Dawson Tire Swing
Panic At The Disco She Had The World
Get Cape, Wear Cape, Fly I – Spy
Yael Naim/David Donatien New Soul
The Moldy Peaches Anyone Else But You
Pete Murray So Beautiful
The Album Leaf Stremside
Alex Wurman The Harshest Place On Earth
Belle & Sebastian Expectations
Richard Lewis Magpie

Special mix:

The Beauty Room Holding On
Peter Gabriel/Kate Bush Don’t Give Up
Jack Johnson Sitting Waiting Wishing
Lily Allen Everybody’s Changing
Van Morrison That’s Life
Puppini Sisters I Will Survive

Rest of show:

Jeff Buckley Hallelujah
Kate Rogers Sail
Tunng Beautiful And Light
Club Des Belugas/Anna Luca Peace Will Come With Sleep (Triple Bass mix)
Max Richter Icongraphy
Vashti Bunyan Against The Sky
Don Mclean Vincent

 

December 19th – Christmas special

Tonight I’ve made a special festive mix with new songs and fresh acoustic versions of singalong classics. Listen out for Billie Marten, Sufjan Stevens, Rufus Wainwright, Gavin James, Pentatonix, Fiona Apple and more. There’s also a special mini-mix of carols starting in the middle of the show. Hope you enjoy it – happy Christmas!

First hour:

Blitzen Trapper Christmas Is Coming Soon
Johnnyswim Christmas Day
Daniela Andrade The Perfect Christmas
Cary Brothers Christmas Tree
Handsome and Gretyl O Come, O Come, Emmanuel
Sufjan Stevens Angels We Have Heard On High
The Head And The Heart Winter Song
Mason Jennings Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Joshua Hyslop Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
Rufus Wainwright feat. Sharon Van Etten Baby, It’s Cold Outside
Gretchen Peters Song For A Winter’s Night
Billie Marten White Christmas
Sufjan Stevens Only At Christmas Time
Sawyer Deck The Halls
The Sweeplings Winter Wonderland
She & Him Christmas Wish
Zee Avi No Christmas For Me
Jack Johnson Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer
Gavin James The Christmas Song
Over The Rhine Darlin’ (Christmas Is Coming)
Ranagri The Snow It Melts The Soonest
Brittin Lane In Winter’s Cold

Carols mini-mix:

Johnnyswim O Come All Ye Faithful
Fyfe We Three Kings
Cary Brothers O Holy Night
Zach Gill Silent Night
Sufjan Stevens Joy To The World
Pentatonix God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Erin Bode See Amid The Winter Snow
George Winston Carol Of The Bells

Rest of show:

Jasmine Thompson Do You Want To Build A Snowman?
Maria Mena Home For Christmas
Hannah Miller Room By The Fire
Y La Bamba Senor Santa
Fiona Apple Frosty The Snowman
Randy Greer & Ignasi Terraza Trio Wrap Yourself In A Christmas Package
Emily DeLoach If I Can’t Have You
The Civil Wars I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day
Handsome and Gretyl The Christmas Song
Caroline Spence More Than Christmas
JP Heller Emmanuel