The Bashful Ants

with Geebes

Ants being just a little sheepish

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
23:00 to 01:00
Rock/etc
other shows

ArtistSongAlbumLabelCommentsNew
Randy NewmanThe Time Of Your LifeBug's Life Soundtrack
Iiro Rantala, Ulf WakeniusSir DukeGood StuffECT Music2017; piano stuff FUN ... good stuff one might say
From Scratch8,9,10 and 9,10,11Gung Ho 1,2,3DEM2017 (orig. 1980s?): New Zealand minimalist percussion; the ant troupe gathers*
PhotayThe Everyday PushOnismAstro Nautico2017; NYC electronic antism; like ants playing percussion
SlimeThe Way of AsprillaCompanyDomino2015; Newcastle, UK emo chill worker ant contemplating existence and the hive mind
Berthe BovyLa Cigale et La FourmiFables de la FontaineMicrogroovea story of ants and a grasshopper (in French!) ==> there's a time for work and a time for play
Mount KimbieSP12 BeatLove What SurvivesWarp2017; UK dub duo brings movement to the ants leaving their colony
GroundislavaWait ForeverGroundislava 2Friends of Friends2018; LA chiptune artist Jasper Patterson (founder of Wedidit); ants celebrating the harvest... at a rave, but crying, so it cancels out
mumI'm 9 TodayYesterday Was Dramatic, Today Is OkayMorr2005; Icelandic experimental electronic telling the story of the everyday ant, kinda shy, kinda happy
Minotaur ShockMuesliMaritime4AD2005; Bristol, UK electronic; the ant plods through the field, away from home; mild danger looms but it perseveres
EsmerineLa Plume Des ArmesMechanics of DominionConstellation2017; Montreal ensemble (Godspeed You! + The Silver Mt. Zion); the ant falls in a puddle, has fun, almost drowns, but powers through to the surface*
Gabor SzaboThree King FishersBacchanalSkye Records1968; Hungarian guitarist; the birds of prey stalk and swoop
alt-JHand MadeAn Awesome WaveInfectious2012; UK indie rock; the birds are friendly... and shy too; they travel together, still a little bashful
CymandeDoves/tAlaska2013 (orig. 1972): British psychedelic and soulful funk; it turns out they all play music, so they did, a little restrained but undoubtedly expressive
RomareL.U.VLove Songs: Part TwoNinja Tune2016; "This forest was interminable, it had an air of being invincible, and Man seemed at best an infrequent precarious intruder."
Giant Claw006Soft ChannelOrange Milk Records2017; "Then he became aware that the planks of the middle decking were dotted with moving black specks."*
Teen SuicideSmoke Gets In Your EyesBonus EPRun For Cover2016; the sad ants return home