Plastic Platform C31: Lovelier Other
The somewhat mysterious Lovelier Other released a debut track last last year, 'Leave This Behind', that seemed to effectively fall from the sky.
Such was its quality we asked them immediately to create a mix for us, and here we present you with our first Plastic Platform mix of the year - in fact the series is now one year old. Celebrate with a selection of tracks new and old.
"Here's an eclectic mix of what is currently inspiring us and some that have been inspiring us for awhile."
- Flying Lotus - All In
- Paul & Linda McCartney - Ram On
- Tropics - Ophelia
- Here We Go Magic - Miracle of Mary
- Beach House - Tokyo Witch
- Heather Woods Broderick - Cottonwood Bay
- Heathered Pearls - Beach Shelter
- Camera Obscura - Country Mile
- Pascal Pinon - Bloom
- Owen Pallett - Red Sun No. 5
- Grizzly Bear - Deep Blue Sea (Daniel Rossen Home Recording)
Detroit-based electronic musician Jason Hogans first recorded under the moniker of :Brownstudy in 2005, when his debut album Tell Me More About Bubbles was released via Third Ear Recordings. Having returned to the label with last year's LP Life Well Lived, he has now shared a very special mix with The 405, and we simply can't wait to give your ears a special treat. [read more]
Welcome to a new mix series from The 405 called 'Plastic Platform'. We aim to bring you a new mix every Wednesday for the rest of the year, so mark it in your diaries folks. First up we have Keil Corcoran from STRFKR / Starfucker presenting us with a mix inspired by his first roommate. [read more]
To celebrate the release of Ikons' second album, Life Rhythm, we asked the band to put together a 'Plastic Platform' mix for us, and eith the PP series taking an extended break over the past couple of months, we couldn't think of a better way of welcoming it back than with a mix from one of our favourite Swedish bands. [read more]