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Monocle 24: The Sessions at Midori House

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Our new standalone home of live music presented in a strong 15-minute shot. Recorded in Monocle 24’s studios, the sessions feature established and emerging acts live and in conversation.

Our new standalone home of live music presented in a strong 15-minute shot. Recorded in Monocle 24’s studios, the sessions feature established and emerging acts live and in conversation.
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Location:

London, United Kingdom

Networks:

Monocle

Description:

Our new standalone home of live music presented in a strong 15-minute shot. Recorded in Monocle 24’s studios, the sessions feature established and emerging acts live and in conversation.

Language:

English

Contact:

Midori House, 1 Dorset Street, London, W1U 4EG, UK +44 20 7725 4388


Episodes

Sessions moves house

4/7/2018
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‘Sessions at Midori House’ has moved. To continue listening to brilliant live performances recorded in our London studios subscribe to ‘The Monocle Culture Show’ where the sessions will drop onto your devices every Thursday.

Duration:00:01:00

Mélissa Laveaux

3/24/2018
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Canadian musician Mélissa Laveaux explores her Haitian roots in her new album ‘Radyo Siwèl’ – a collection of covers of old folk songs from her ancestral home. She plays from it in this week’s session.

Duration:00:16:10

Sumie

3/17/2018
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The Japanese-Swedish singer plays from her beautiful new album ‘Lost in Light’.

Duration:00:15:18

R.LUM.R

3/10/2018
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Florida-born Nashville-based R’n’B singer R.LUM.R plays tracks from his EP ‘Afterimage’, which he has rearranged and re-released as ‘Alterimage’.

Duration:00:15:53

Khruangbin

3/3/2018
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Listen to some Thai funk via Texas as we revisit our 2015 session with Khruangbin.

Duration:00:15:14

From the archives: Rae Morris

2/24/2018
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As British singer Rae Morris releases her debut album, ‘Someone Out There’, we revisit the live performance she did for us last October.

Duration:00:17:20

Sam Frankl

2/17/2018
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British musician Sam Frankl plays us some of his Latin American-inspired pop music.

Duration:00:14:42

Charles Watson

2/10/2018
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Best known as one half of indie duo Slow Club, Watson drops by to play us some songs from his upcoming debut solo album ‘Now That I’m a River’.

Duration:00:16:45

Cub Sport

2/3/2018
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Tim Nelson and Sam Netterfield from Brisbane four-piece Cub Sport hit the studio to play some tunes and talk to us about their latest album ‘BATS’ that reflects on two of them coming out as gay and announcing their engagement.

Duration:00:14:48

Cults

1/27/2018
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New York indie-pop duo Cults perform and tell us what they were up to in the four years between their sophomore album ‘Static’ and their latest, ‘Offering’.

Duration:00:15:21

Yazmin Lacey

1/20/2018
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Yazmin Lacey is a British jazz singer who has been hotly tipped by the likes of Gilles Peterson. Listen to her live session of songs from her debut EP ‘Black Moon’.

Duration:00:15:50

The Monocle Mixtape: 2017 stars

1/6/2018
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We revisit some of the biggest names to have graced the Midori House studios in 2017, including Soft Cell singer Marc Almond, Grammy award-winner Jason Isbell, folk-rock singer Martha Wainwright and Mexican superstars Jesse y Joy.

Duration:00:13:13

The Monocle Mixtape: 2017 favourites

12/30/2017
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We recap some of our favourite live performances from 2017, by the likes of Noga Erez, Jordan Raeki and Blue Hawaii.

Duration:00:21:24

The Monocle Mixtape: the indie-pop edition

12/23/2017
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"We relive some of our favourite moments from ‘Sessions at Midori House’ this year, from the likes of Portugal The Man, Hippocampus, Saint Motel and Tennis. "

Duration:00:15:01

Monocle mixtape: Christmas

12/16/2017
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We revisit some of our favourite festive performances at Midori House over the past few years. Featuring tracks by Hanson, Eves The Behavior and We Have Band.

Duration:00:12:04

Bruno Major

12/9/2017
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British singer-songwriter Bruno Major has just released an album called ‘A Song For Every Moon’ – a collection of songs that he put out month by month over a year. He plays us a few tracks from it and talks about the restrictions of having a monthly deadline.

Duration:00:17:03

Nick Heyward

12/2/2017
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The former frontman of 1980s pop group Haircut 100, Nick Heyward, has a new solo album. He plays a few tracks from ‘Woodland Echoes’.

Duration:00:18:41

The Barr Brothers

11/18/2017
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Andrew Mueller sits down with Brad Barr from The Barr Brothers to discuss the themes behind new album ‘Queens of the Breakers’: nostalgia, youth and lawnmower racing.

Duration:00:16:48

Monocle Mixtape

11/11/2017
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We take a trip down memory lane and have a listen to some of our favourite performers to have graced the Midori House studios this year. Featuring music by Vampire Weekend bassist Baio, pop sensation Frances, singer-songwriter Katie Melua and synth-pop favourites Saint Etienne.

Duration:00:15:32

Rié

11/4/2017
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Japanese singer and artist Rié tells us about straddling a pop career between Japan and the UK and sings tracks from her new EP ‘Levels’.

Duration:00:17:34