Joan Wasser has been performing under the name Joan As Policewoman for more than a decade, and has released four studio alums, and a covers album. Thnis set was recorded on March 21st of this year at café de la danse, and Dan has highlights of the show on The Alternative. Recorded Radio France – FIP for Eurosonic. http://www.joanaspolicewoman.com/
The extraordinary voice of King Krule has been the focus of much well deserved attention over the last couple of years. Real name Archy Marshall, released the excellent '6 Feet Beneath The Moon' late last year. He turns 20 in August, so this is just the beginning for King Krule. Hear highlights from his show in Stockholm with Dan on The Alternative. Recorded by Swedish Radio P3 at Debaser Hornstulls Strand, Stockholm on April 4, 2014. http://kingkrule.co.uk/ http://www.eurosonic.net/
Hear what Le Galaxie have been up to when they drop in and chat to Dan on The Alternative. They're new single 'Humanise' was released this week, and they have plans for their second album later in 2014. Next stop for them is the Longitude Festival next month. http://www.legalaxie.net/
Pixies don’t have to prove anything to anyone other than themselves these days, but they showed their hunger with this mammoth 30 song set in Geneva in November last year. A new EP appeared last year, and one is set to follow this year; there’s even talk of an album. In the meantime, feast your ears on highlights from this set with Dan on The Alternative.Recorded live at Salle des fetes de Thonex, Geneva, on November 2, 2013 by Eurosonic. http://www.pixiesmusic.com/ http://www.eurosonic.net/
He's released two fine album in as many years, and he's racked up quite a lot of mileage while promoting them. Ghostpoet is one of those artists that you get the impression can have a very long career if he wants. Catch the UK vocalist in excellent live form from the Reeperbahn festival on The Alternative with Dan.http://www.ghostpoet.co.uk/ Recorded by NDR, North German Radio for Eurosonic at Mojo Club, Hamburg as part of the Reeperbahn festival on September 26, 2013.http://www.reeperbahnfestival.com/en/
Call his music Hip-Hop, Soul, Funk, or even Rock; either way Cody ChesnuTT’s music grabs your attention. With an extraordinary vocal ability, ChesnuTT’s career hasn’t travelled a conventional path. He first gained attention in the late 1990s, but it wasn’t until 2002 that his debut album ‘The Headphone Masterpiece’ arrived. 2012 say the release of his second album ‘Landing On A Hundred’, for which he toured, and played some inspired live performances. His set at the Antigel festival was one of the highlights; Dan has the best bits from this on The Alternative. Recorded by Eurosonic at the Antigel festival ...
Named after the French surrealist André Breton, London band Breton released their debut album 'Other People's Problems' in 2011. They've remixed material people like Lana Del Ray, Trick, and alt-J, while maintaining a busy live schedule. Hear them as they were at Les Docks a couple of months ago on The Alternative with Dan. Recorded by Eurosonic at Les Docks, Lausanne on February 18, 2014. http://www.bretonlabs.com/http://www.eurosonic.net/