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DJ Sessions: Dance Music From The U.K. And Beyond

One of the groups recommended by KCRW's Mario Cotto is English electronic music duo Simian Mobile Disco.
One of the groups recommended by KCRW's Mario Cotto is English electronic music duo Simian Mobile Disco.

In this week’s installment of the Here & Now DJ Sessions, host Jeremy Hobson speaks with Mario Cotto of KCRW, who shares a number of new sounds in dance music out of the U.K. and New York City.

The groups include London-based Apiento & Co, North Yorkshire producer Joel Hood, English electronic music duo Simian Mobile Disco, New York City’s Los Porcos and seven-piece Brooklyn ensemble “Bing & Ruth.”

Songs In This Segment

  • Joel Hood, “Gone”
  • Apiento & Co., “ESP”
  • Simian Mobile Disco, “Hypnick Jerk”
  • Los Porcos, “Jesus Loves U Baby”
  • Bing & Ruth, “The Towns We Love Is Our Town”

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