This week, we'll look at the One and no other. Novelist Iris Murdoch said 'The absolute yearning of one human body for another particular body and its indifference to substitutes is one of life's major mysteries" It explains how years after love goes sour, you can be haunted by that failure. Accepting no substitutes this week are Blind Divine, Chris Martin, Dive Index, Countertop Hero and Lemonchill. I'm Jim Nye.
Tucson's Paula Catherine Valencia and Daniel Martin Diaz are Blind Divine from their 'Devouring The Beautiful' CD. Here is 'Something Magical'
Find more at magnatune.com/artists/blind_divine Chris Martin's new CD "Prologue" confirms his top tier status in the world of electronica. This is 'Lovestruck'
Look for more on Chris Martin at music.download.com/chrismartin Producer Will Thomas has brought some of the indie world's greatest talents together for a collaborative project called Dive Index. Here is Cat Martino's 'For Centuries'
Other indices include Natalie Walker, Merz, and Ian Masters. Hear more at www.neutralmusic.com From Greenville, NC, deconstructionist Josh Gaudioso puts things together and takes them apart in this untitled piece as Countertop Hero.
Find more from Josh at www.soundclick.com/CountertopHero Israeli producer Lemonchill mixed beats to moods with 'Missing Souls'
Hear more Ethereal beats at www.myspace.com/lemonchill1 Visit the cornershop where you can help support many of the artists you hear on Idyllic Music by buying a song or CD from them. There is also a book corner with where you can browse through 20 great music books including Miles Davis's autobiography and the Trouser Press Guide to Music. And look for all 4 Volumes of The Idyllic Music iMix.
Thanks for listening. I'm Jim Nye.