This week, we'll look at transportation. It's the getting from one place to another that takes up so much of our time whether it's physically or spiritually. So we'll explore the conventional and not so conventional ways of getting around with the help of USB, Under, Crisopa, Aquanaut and HypNo. I'm Jim Nye.
UK-based producer USB picks the speediest way to get there with all the blur of sensations of the 'Bullet Train'
Find much more at soundclick.com/bands/usb and his full album at cdbaby.com/cd/usbmusic From San Francisco, Under's Jen Triano considers the futility but will still 'Keep on Moving'
Hear more from Under at www.underthemusic.com Santi Lizón records hazy, dreamtronica from Madrid as Crisopa. For those willing to stop and ask directions, take the road that leads "North Left'
Find more from this remarkable artist at www.myspace.com/crisopa Traveling by train is romance beyond most other modes. With names like the Orient Express, Indian Pacific, Northern Lights and the Twilight Express. Here is Aquanaut and 'Daystar'
Look for more at www.soundclick.com/aquanaut From Strasbourg, HypNo creates dark, minimalist beats and warns there is no return ticket. This is 'Non Retour'
Hear more at www.myspace.com/hypnomn 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.