SWIT’S Best Of 2017 Part 5

Part 5 of our 2017 Best Of- More tunes that made us act like loons St. Stephen’s Day celebrates the first Christian martyr and falls on December 26th. However, in Ireland, the celebration of the day seem to have little relation to St. Stephen himself, although there is one tale that recounts the ‘chattering’ wren…

I’ll gladly pay you Tuesday for this Berger Blanc today

Leska – Berger Blanc Nothing Whimpy about this track – here’s Leska from Rennes with Berger Blanc. it reaches 697 on the SWITometre (It should only go up to 500). Happy Saturday everyone. Weekly Playlist 2017 Spotify Playlist

Dance on your deska, it’s another cracker from Leska

Leska – Welcome to Mandela Here’s a love letter to South Africa – “Welcome To Mandela” (Nowadays Records) from Leska. This was written during their recent trip there – and the video is made up of Instagram clips from the same. I’m overcome with emojis. This Leska’s second time on SWIT this year and this…

Jumo’s jams are jostling my jeepster

Jumo – Huit Jours Here’s the new single “Huit Jours” by SWIT favouite Jumo. It’s from his fortcoming EP “Dérive” which will be out on Nowadays Records in May. This is classic Jumo, jazz inflected, intricate and beautifully realised. Tres cool, as my grandmother used it say. SWIT YouTube Playlist Week 12 SWIT Playlist 2017

They got me: Leska feat. Batuk

This is French duo Leska, with South Africa’s wonderful Batuk, for their new single “I Got You” (Nowadays Records). It’s a beautiful, edgy dance pop tune with just enough wistful to make it lodge in my memory. The tune bursts into vivid, multicoloured life thanks to Batuk’s fantastic vocal performance. I really love this! SWIT…

Le Vasco’s not gammy

I don’t know much about Le Vasco but L”es Oiseaux Sont Là, Ils Attendent” is a cracking song! Love it. SWIT Weekly YouTube Playlist – Week 2 SWIT Playlist 2017 SWIT Playlist 2016