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Erk FM: Australia

Erk FM: Australia 420 – Country Pocket Rocket

Welcome to Erk FM: Australia episode 420. On this episode, Erk features Australian country singer Kel-Anne Brandt courtesy of AirPlay Direct. At the height of 4 ft 11 inches, Kel-Anne is often referred to as a Pocket Rocket or a Little Dynamo. She has been an award winning artist, has done acting on TV and been a vocal coach.

 

Song list:

  • All That Matters
  • Sometimes You Win When You Lose
  • I’m A Big Girl Now
  • Dream
  • Go Away Come Back
  • On Boy
  • Top Of My List
  • Crazy
  • My Baby Loves Me
  • Joyful Noise
  • I Just Fall In Love
  • Rockin’ With The Rhythm Of The Rain
  • Grandma
  • One Day At A Time
  • Green Door
  • I Believe In You 

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Erk FM: International

Erk FM: International 419 – Strumming & Stringing Along

Welcome to Erk FM: International episode 419. On this episode, Erk features some instrumentals. Instrumentals are often not played on music podcasts, especially for an entire episode. All music supplied by AirPlay Direct.

 

On the first part of the episode, Vitamin String Quartet play a selection of songs inspired by Pink Floyd. Many bands are inspired by Pink Floyd but to have a string based collection of songs is unusual for Erk FM! Apart from Pink Floyd, the collective of musicians based in Los Angeles have played string tributes to many of the famous names in music. [Wikipedia link to their extensive discography]

 

 

On the second part of the episode, Erk features guitarist Hrant Bedoyan. With a variety of influences & cultures growing up, Hrant started playing bass & keyboards as a child before being heavily inspired by harder music as a teenager & moving to the guitar

 

Finally, Erk features Exitwound. Exitwound has been a one man project since 2002 being self-described as cool trance metal which evolved during the healing of old wounds by the artist. His guitar playing has been compared to Jimi Hendrix amongst others. 

 

The String Quartet song list:

  • Echoes
  • Have A Cigar
  • Take Up Thy Stethoscope & Walk
  • Hey You
  • Comfortably Numb
  • Money
  • Breathe
  • Another Brick In The Wall
  • Wish You Were Here
  • A Floydian Slip

Hrant Bedoyan song list:

  • Universal Groove
  • Armenia
  • Pride & Joy
  • Hope
  • Midnight Train
  • Good Times
  • Unleashed
  • From The Heart

 

Exitwound song list:

  • Sacred Purfiication
  • Celestrial Journey
  • Fulfilling My Dreams
  • Midnight Funk
  • Sacred Smoke
  • Looking Through Eagle Eyes
  • Delusions Of Paradise
  • Visions Of The Deep

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Erk FM: Metal Monday

Erk FM: Metal Monday 122 – Bulgarian Symphonic

Welcome to Erk FM: Metal Monday episode 122. On this episode, Erk features Bulgarian symphonic hard rock/metal singer Ani Lozanova courtesy of AirPlay Direct. Long time listeners to Erk FM: Metal Monday knows how Erk feels about female fronted hard rock & metal bands.

 

Song list:

  • Give Into Me
  • Cry Over
  • Ark Of The Covenant
  • A Miracle Is All We Need
  • Angels
  • Cannot Fall Asleep
  • Fly
  • Innocent Minds
  • Slip Away
  • What You Sow Is What You Reap
  • A Miracle Is What You Need (Piano version) 

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Erk FM: Australia

Erk FM: Australia 418 – Mixed Aussie Sampler

Welcome to Erk FM: Australia episode 418. This episode is a couple of days away from Australia Day so what better time for a mixed multi-genre sampler of Australian music courtesy of AirPlay Direct?

 

Song list:

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Erk FM: International

Erk FM: International 417 – For Your Information, Erk’s Sailing Away!

Welcome to Erk FM: International episode 417. To celebrate Erk cruising away on 70000 Tons of Metal soon after this episode is released, Erk is featuring a variety of tracks from AirPlay Direct that have a cruise theme.

 

Song list:

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Erk FM: Metal Monday

Erk FM: Metal Monday 121 – World Record Metal!

Welcome to Erk FM: Metal Monday episode 121. On this episode, you will be attempting a World Record. This week’s featured band is Kaiser courtesy of AirPlay Direct. On their AirPlay Direct bio, the band says that nobody can bear to listen to the sound of the band for longer than 30 seconds. If you do, they say, you deserve a spot in the Guinness Book Of World Records. Erk knows that he can write his name & also that Shawno & Ro will be able to write their names as well.

 

Song list:

  • Aufstieg der Dämonen
  • Glaubst du an Dämonen
  • The Axe
  • Burzum
  • Gebrannte Kinder fürchten das Feuer
  • Autumn Night
  • Isle of Avalon
  • Die kleine Glocke von Sotalop Iopatos

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Erk FM: International

Erk FM: International 415 – Keep It Weird, Portland!

Welcome to Erk FM: International episode 415. On this week’s episode, Erk features music from one of his favourite cities in the US, Portland Oregon. At the time of this episode being released, Erk should be arriving in Oregon & is the base of this episode.

 

Music supplied by AirPlay Direct.

 

Song list:

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Erk FM: Metal Monday

Erk FM: Metal Monday 120 – Madness

Welcome to Erk FM: Metal Monday episode 120. On this episode, Erk features St Madness who are a band from Arizona courtesy of AirPlay Direct. St Madness have been together since 1993.

 

Song list:

  • The Anti-Superhero
  • Arizona
  • The Art Of Terror
  • Vampires In The Church
  • Death Drives A Buick
  • Crazy Train
  • More Blood
  • BBQ-U
  • 70’s Porno
  • Show Me How Its Done
  • My Love Is Pain
  • They Walk The Earth
  • Saintanic
  • You Are My Light
  • Covered In Blood Again

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Erk FM: Australia

Erk FM: Australia 414 – Misinterpreting Happy Endings

Welcome to Erk FM: Australia episode 414. On this episode, Erk features a range of Australian music courtesy of AirPlay Direct.

 

Kitana is a pop/techno-industrial & electronic performer from Queensland. She has won some awards, had a song featured as an anthem for Australia’s national soccer (some people call it football!) team the Socceroos as well as having TV & movie soundtrack credits.

 

Brisbane based Misinterprotato are an inventive contemporary music ensemble. They released their debut album in 2003. Playing various jazz & folk festivals in Australia, they have received great reviews for their music which shows they are more than your average jazz trio.

 

 

Regular listeners to Erk FM know that Erk is a fan of puns, wordplay & innuendo and the final band leads itself right down that alley. The Happy Endings are a Victorian indie rock band. The band love to perform live – their self titled debut album led to an 84 date Australian tour. They have also played festivals and other gigs internationally in America, Europe & the UK.

 

 

Kitana song list:

  • Something More (Hold Your Life)
  • I’m Watching You
  • U Know
  • I Miss The 80’s
  • PayBack
  • Alone Again
  • 4th Look
  • Dangeresque
  • Scientific Experiment

 

 

Misinterprotato song list:

  • Island Of The Sun
  • Variations On A Bad Day
  • The Unknown

 

The Happy Endings song list:

  • Rehab
  • Catorina
  • Pull The Trigger
  • Candy Cane

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