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Orbiting a Different Star #002

improvised jazz radio show


(Artist – Track)

  1. The Advisory Circle – Mind How You Go
  2. Earth – Omens & Portents 1: The Driver
  3. Andreas Usenbenz – Study II
  4. Nguyễn Thị Lân – Road To Home (Ve Que)
  5. Jana Irmert – T Like a Cross
  6. Raoul Hausmann – Sound-Rel
  7. John Bisset – ))((o))((o)Oo))((oO))))((o))((o)Oo))
  8. Penguin Cafe Orchestra – Milk
  9. John Cage – Orphelia
  10. Bernard Parmegiani – Flutter
  11. Chumbawamba – Sing About Love

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Welcome to ‘Orbiting a Different Star,’ the mesmerising radio show that asks, ‘Want to hear something new?’ Hosted by Andrew Backhouse, a dedicated radio geek, collage artist, and proud co-founder of Harrogate Community Radio, this show is your gateway to the extraordinary. Every Wednesday at 11 pm, Andrew takes you on an auditory journey unlike any other, showcasing the best in avant-garde and experimental music.

From the unexplored corners of sound to the realms of free improvisation, ‘Orbiting a Different Star’ promises a listening experience that’s always delightful and never ordinary. The show’s straightforward, matter-of-fact presentation ensures that the music, in all its unconventional glory, remains the star of the show.


Andrew Backhouse is a Sound Artist and broadcaster – you can see his links HERE.


Recorded in my spare room in Harrogate, North Yorkshire and trying the best I might.

Broadcasting On…


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