From 2000, a live set by Australia’s the Avalanches for Radio 1’s Breezeblock.


The Avalanches have featured on this blog before. The sampladelic sextet have been together more than ten years but produced only one album. The set list is:


The Beach Boys – Cool Cool Water Capitol
Arthur Lyman – China Clipper
Van Dyke Parks – Sweet Trinidad Warner Bros
Lord Hawk – Sharing Yo Rice
Lord Kitchner – Get Up And Get Ice
Van Dyke Parks – Jack Palance Warner Bros
Lord Kitchner – Cricket Champions Ice
America – Ventura Highway Warner Bros
George Sivaro and his Orchestra – Where Or When
E.L.O. – Confusion Epic
Andre Kostelanetz – Are You Lonesome Tonight? Sony
The Osmonds – Let Me In Curb
The Beach Boys – Hawaii (live) Capitol
The Beatles – Fool On The Hill Apple
The Hi Lo’s – A New Dream Collectables
Crosby Stills Nash and Young – Carry On Atlantic
Edmundo Ros – Aquarius Decca
The Avalanches – Frontier Psychiatrist Modular
Ennio Morricone – Addio A Cheyenne
The Avalanches – Little Journey Modular
Xavier Cougat – Green Eyes Harlequin
Louis Armstrong – I’m Crazy ‘Bout My Baby Capitol
Ella Adler and the Neshoma Orchestra – Warm Up (Jewish Aerobics Instructional)
Jurassic 5 – Swingset (instrumental) Interscope
The Four Freshman – Swingin’ On A Star Capitol
Edmundo Ros – Felicidade Decca
Os Mutantes – Desculpe Babe Polydor
Azzido Da Bass – Dooms Night Club Tools
Los Llamas – Y No Soy Insensible
The KG’s – Find A Friend
The Jackson Sisters – Why Do Fools Fall In Love Motown
The Avalanches – Since I left You Modular
The Jackson 5 – I Want You Back Motown
The Avalanches – Pablo’s Cruise Modular
Gun’s ‘n’ Roses – Welcome To The Jungle DGC
This Avalanches live set really captures that mellow, melancholy Avalanches vibe so well.
The Avalanches – Live At Cornerstone 01/09/00
The Avalanches website (some lovely T Shirts there)
The Avalanches MySpace

~ by acidted on August 24, 2008.

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