Author Archives: Jason Boucher

About Jason Boucher

Social Media and Digital Content Strategist on the east coast.

May 20, 2022

Every Friday afternoon at 3 p.m. only on WSCA 106.1 FM and streaming worldwide at wscafm.org/listen. #FFF features new sounds + music with curious hubbub from then & now. Join me as I search the audible gamut for whatever comes next. Hear indie sounds, jazz, modern composers, and more.

Playlists posted in real time so you can comment. Audio archives available on Mixcloud.

PLAYLIST

Swirlies “Upstairs” from What To Do About Them on Taang! Records

Wet Leg “Wet Dream” from Wet Leg on Domino Recording Co

Geese “Low Era” from Projector on Partisan / Play It Again Sam

Mick Farren “Trouble Coming Every Day” from Vampires Stole My Lunch Money on Munster

Buzzcocks “Why Can’t I Touch It?” from Singles Going Steady (Deluxe Version) on Domino Recording Co

Branko Mataja “Tesko Mi Je Zaboravit Tebe” from Over Fields And Mountains on Numero Group

Loscil “Dote” from The Sails, Pt. 2 on Scott Morgan

William Carlos Williams “The Red Wheelbarrow” from In Their Own Words on Rhino

The National “Slow Show” from Boxer on Beggars Banquet

The Smiths “Last Night I Dreamt That Somebody Loved Me” from Strangeways, Here We Come on Sire

Bauhaus “All We Ever Wanted Was Everything” from The Sky’s Gone Out on Beggars Banquet

Siouxsie & The Banshees “Peek-A-Boo” from Peepshow (Remastered and Expanded) on Geffen

Billow Observatory “Wash Away The Dust” from Stareside on felte

Stars of the Lid “The Evil That Never Arrived” from And Their Refinement of the Decline on Kranky

Jon Porras “In a Garden” from Arroyo on Thrill Jockey

Implodes “Necronomics” from Recurring Dream on kranky

Floating World Pictures “Fairbairn’s Floating World (feat. Alabaster DePlume)” from Fairbairn’s Floating World on Friendly Recordings

Circuit des Yeux “Manatee (A Story of This World Pt III)” from Manatee (A Story of This World Pt III) on Matador

Destroyer “It’s in Your Heart Now” from LABYRINTHITIS on Merge Records

Steve Gunn & Mdou Moctar “Protection” from Nakama on Matador

Sojoy + Stu Dias “We Can Watch the Universe Unravel” from Interstellar on sojoymusic.com

Gil Scott-Heron & Makaya McCraven “I’ll Take Care of You” from We’re New Again: A Reimagining by Makaya McCraven on XL Recordings

Makaya McCraven “Sunset” from Deciphering The Message on Bluenote

Daniel Villarreal “Cali Colors” from Panamá 77 on International Anthem

Marquis Hill “Leo I See Sun” from Soul Sign Instrumental on Black Unlimited Music Group

Adrian Younge, Ali Shaheed Muhammad, Henry Franklin “The Griot” from JID011 on Jazz Is Dead

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers & Thelonious Monk “In Walked Bud” from Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers With Thelonious Monk on Rhino Atlantic

Bill Evans Trio “Gloria’s Step” from Sunday at the Village Vanguard on Riverside

John Scofield “Not Fade Away” from Solo on ECM Records

Theon Cross “Candace of Meroe” from Soul Jazz Records Presents KALEIDOSCOPE: New Spirits Known and Unknown on Soul Jazz Records

Jenny Hval “American Coffee” from Classic Objects on 4AD

Sharon Van Etten “Used To It” from Used To It – Single on Jagjaguwar

Kevin Morby “This Is a Photograph” from This Is a Photograph on Dead Oceans

May 13, 2022

Freeform Fridays is a radio show with new episodes every Friday afternoon at 3pm EST on WSCA and available via Mixcloud the very next day. Join me as I search the audible gamut for whatever comes next by exploring new and creative music.

PLAYLIST

Harry Manfredini “Alice Runs to Light” Friday the 13th Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (LaLa Land Records)

Ty Segall “Hello, Hi” single (Drag City) *

Anteloper “One Living Genus” Pink Dolphins (International Anthem Recording Co.) *

The Trees “Murdoch” On The Shore (Earth Recordings)

Geoff Mullen “Great Auk Part III” The Invisible Pyramid: Elegy Box (Last Visible Dog Records)

Dee Dee Bridgewater “Les Feuilles Mortes / Autumn Leaves” Keeping Tradition (Verve)

The Village Callers “Hector” Live (Rampart Records)

Traffic Sound “Chicama Way” Traffic Sound (Munster)

Yard Act “Fixer Upper” The Overload (Island) *

Suede “Beautiful Ones” Coming up (Remastered) Edsel

Happy Mondays “Kinky Afro” Pills ‘N’ Thrills and Bellyaches (London Music)

Fontaines D.C. “Jackie Down The Line” Skinty Fia (Partisan) *

Sea Power “Transmitter” Everything Was Forever (Golden Chariot Records Ltd) *

Black Country, New Road “Concorde” Ants From Up There (Ninja Tune) *

Gui Duvignau “Canto de Ossanha feat. Bill Frisell” Baden (Sunnyside) *

Ceramic Dog w/ Marc Ribot “Bertha the Cool” Hope (Northern Spy)

Tortoise “TNT” TNT (Thrill Jockey)

Devadip Carlos Santana & Turiya Alice Coltrane “Angel of Air / Angel of Water” Illuminations (Columbia)

Brilliantes Del Vuelo “I Know That” Late Night Tales: Khruangbin (Late Night Tales)

Black Flower “O Fogo” Magma (SDBAN)

Chelsea Carmichael “Bone And Soil” The River Doesn’t Like Strangers (Virgin UK)

Pharoah Sanders “Astral Traveling” Thembi (Impulse!)

Palace Music “Work Hard / Play Hard” Viva Last Blues (Drag City)

Stereolab “Ping Pong” Mars Audiac Quintet (Elektra Records)

Sugar “Helpless” Copper Blue (Rykodisc)

The Wedding Present “Click Click” Watusi (Island Records)

Dry Cleaning “Scratchcard Lanyard” New Long Leg (4AD) *

The Bats “Dancing As the Boat Goes Down” Fear of God (Flying Nun)

Caribou “Bees” The Milk of Human Kindness (People Eating Fruit Records)

The Avalanches “Interstellar Love (feat. Leon Bridges)” We Will Always Love You (Universal Music Australia)

KH “Only Human” Only Human (Ministry of Sound)

LCD Soundsystem “Losing My Edge” LCD Soundsystem (Parlophone UK)

* = new music

May 6, 2022

Freeform Fridays is a weekly radio show featuring new and creative music. New episodes air every Friday afternoon at 3pm EST on WSCA and are available via Mixcloud the very next day. Join me as I search the audible gamut for whatever comes next. Enjoy this week’s episode!

PLAYLIST

Nico Georis “Gone” Desert Mirror (Leaving Records)
Esmerine “Imaginary Pasts” Everything Was Forever Until It Was No More (Constellation)
William Basinski & Janek Schaefer “. . . On Reflection (One)” “ . . . On Reflection “ (Temporary Residence)
Vega Trails “Closer” Tremors in the Static (Gondwana Records)
Green-House “Flora Urbana Absumpto” Solar Editions (Leaving Records)
Kikagaku Moyo “Yayoi, Iyayoi” Kumoyo Island (Guruguru Brain)
Dhidalah “Invader Summer” Sensoria (Guruguru Brain)
Hoorsees “Memory’s Knife” A Superior Athlete (Kanine Records)
Gerycz / Powers / Rolin “Rotations” Lamplighter (American Dreams)
Cory Hanson “Angeles” from Pale Horse Rider (Drag City)
Sojoy “Inner Mountains” ‘Live’ from No​(​Bu​)​where
Thelonious Monk “Monk’s Dream” Monk’s Dream (Columbia)
Hiroshi Suzuki “Romance” WaJazz: Japanese Jazz Spectacle Vol​.​I – Deep, Heavy and Beautiful Jazz from Japan 1968​-​1984 – Selected by Yusuke Ogawa (180g)
Chip Wickham “Astral Traveling” 12″ (Gondwana Records)
Sault “Time Is Precious” Air (Forever Living Originals)
Aphex Twin “Pancake Lizard” Peel Session 2 (Warp Records)
MV & EE with The Bummer Road “East Mountain Joint” Green Blues (Ecstatic Peace)
Aaron Fisher & Rob Stephenson “Blue Jay-Blue Night” Sightseeing
Glenn Jones “Away” Vade Mecum (Thrill Jockey)
Gwenifer Raymond “Eulogy for Dead French Composer” Strange Lights over Garth Mountain (Tompkins Square)
James Blackshaw “Her Smoke Rose Up Forever” Love Is the Plan, The Plan Is Death (Important Records)
Jeff Parker “Four Folks” Forfolks (International Anthem)
Jeremiah Chiu & Marta Sofia Honer “Stureby House Piano” Recordings from the Åland Islands (International Anthem)
Sandy Denny “It’ll Take a Long Time” Sandy (Universal)
Cassandra Jenkins “Pygmalion” (Secretly Canadian)

April 22, 2022

Freeform Fridays is a radio show with new episodes every Friday afternoon at 3pm EST on WSCA and available via Mixcloud the very next day. Join me as I search the audible gamut for whatever comes next. Enjoy this week’s show!

PLAYLIST

Spiritualized “The Mainline Song” from Everything Was Beautiful on Fat Possum
Fontaines D.C. “Jackie Down The Line” from Skinty Fia on Partisan
Baywitch “Hellfog” from Economicon on Halfshell Records
Sjunne Ferger “Candlelight” from Mindgames on Strangelove Music
Never Normal Soundsystem, Anti-Mass Collective “Kyijana Mu Bwengula” from GUKUBA on Never Normal Records
Dj Kaboo “Arab Trap 2 / Habibi” from Arab Trap – EP.1
Lou Reed “Hangin’ ‘Round” from Transformer on RCA/Legacy
Paul Anka “Times of Your Life” from Feelings on Capitol Records
People Like Us “Shenandoah” from Wide Open Spaces on Tigerbeat 6
The Magnetic Fields “The Book of Love” from 69 Love Songs on Merge Records
The Magnetic Fields “100,000 Fireflies” from The Wayward Bus / Distant Plastic Trees on Merge Records
Angel Olsen “All The Good Times” from Big Time on Jagjaguwar
Caamp “Apple Tree Blues” from Lavender Days on Mom+Pop
World Party “Put The Message In The Box” from Goodbye Jumbo on Chrysalis
Rex “Sorry” from Waltz on Numero Group
My Morning Jacket “Hopefully” from At Dawn on Darla
Fern Jones “Strange Things Happening Every Day” from The Glory Road on Numero Group
Bob Dylan & The Band “I’m Not There” from The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series, Vol. 11 on Columbia/Legacy
Billy Bragg, Wilco & Natalie Merchant “Birds and Ships (feat. Natalie Merchant)” from Mermaid Avenue on Nonesuch
Neko Case “Be and Bring Me Home” from May the Circle Remain Unbroken: a Tribute to Roky Erickson on Light In The Attic Records
Kristin Hersh “Your Ghost” from Hips and Makers on 4AD
R.E.M. “You Are The Everything – Remastered” from Green on Warner
Charles Mingus “Back Home Blues” from Mingus Three (feat. Hampton Hawes & Danny Richmond) on Roulette
Jasmine Myra “New Beginnings” from New Beginnings – Single on Gondwana Records
Floating Points and Pharaoh Sanders “Movement 1” from Promises on Luaka Bop
Chris Schlarb, Chad Taylor “Time No Changes (Part Two)” from Time No Changes on Joyful Noise & BIG EGO
Stefano Torossi “Fearing Much” from Easy Tempo on Eighteenth Street Lounge
The Chemical Brothers “Where Do I Begin” from Dig Your Own Hole on Virgin Records
Guy LaFleur “Scoring!”
Nicola Conte “Bossa Per Due” from Jet Society on Eighteenth Street Lounge
Saint Etienne “Fake ’88” from Volume Six on BMG
Jah Wobble’s Invaders Of The Heart “Whisky Priests” from Take Me To God on Universal
New Fries “Lily” from Soul Jazz Records Presents Two Synths a Guitar (And) A Drum Machine: Post Punk Dance, Vol. 1 on Soul Jazz Records
Negativland “Piece a Pie” from No Business on Seeland
Catherine Wheel “Black Metallic” from Ferment on Island
Ride “Leave Them All Behind (Remastered)” from Going Blank Again (Remastered) on Ride Music
Flock of Dimes “It Just Goes On” from Head of Roses: Phantom Limb on Sub Pop Records