Life Elsewhere Music

Norman B has been discovering and presenting cutting edge music for many decades. Life Elsewhere Music is his weekly, one-hour radio show and Podcast, where he curates new, obscure, rare, unique and extraordinary music; hits of the future; artists who deserve your attention and timeless recordings you probably missed.

Sundays at 11.00am Eastern Time on WNRM The Root
Wednesdays at 3.00pm Pacific Time on NWCZ Radio
Fridays at 10.00am Eastern Time on Internet Radio Network

Cornucopia Radio broadcasts Volumes throughout each week
You can hear all the volumes of Life Elsewhere Music over at Mixcloud

Shows & Playlists

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 158
Buni Hate Mail, The Great Dictators, Just Like Honey, Noshiva Wu & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 157
Xtra Human, Me Not You, Evening Star, Meriuk, Loli Molina & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 156
Wet Dream, Throwing Snow, Sudan Archives, Xeresa, Sassy 009 & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 155
Luc Seacroft, Benin City, Arlo Parks, Eliza Shaddad, Emily Jane White, & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 154
Jah Wobble, The Drum, Guillaume & The Coutu Dumonts, Symbols & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 153
A conversation with Sub Pop founder Bruce Pavitt (part two)

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 152
A Conversation With Amy Rigby on her memoir Girl To City

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 151
Hugh, Ghost Orchard, Jasper Lotti, Fog Lake, Loraine James & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 150
Neev, Arlo Parks, Omma, Barzin, Fielded, Slowly & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 149
Hey Judy, Field Guides, Camp 8, Sun June, Portland & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 148
Lola Demo, David J, Rose Dorn, TIJ, Modern Studies & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 147
A Conversation With Vanessa Briscoe Hay

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 146
Benin City, Champion Sound, Luc Seacroft, Hanna Fisher & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 145
A Conversation With John Robb of The Membranes

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 144
Neev, Red Widow, Saint Jude, Quarry, Luc Seacroft & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 143 
A Conversation With Roots Garden Posse
Tiawa, Vin Gordon & The Real Rock Band, Danny Red & Cate Ferris

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 142
Lili Kendall, Tennis Club, David J, Digital Vagabond, Sasami & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 141
Overly Polite Tornadoes, Ada Lea, Gafacci, Lola Dutronic, Ian Lowery Group & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 140
A conversation with musician and alternative female icon Kristin Hersh

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 139
The Proctors, Gemma, Xoë, Ladymonix, Kate Bollinger, Lucy Kruger & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 138
David J, Death & Vanilla, Rosa Damask, Ten Katestraat, Jübl, East Man & Walton & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 137
A Conversation With Wreckless Eric

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 136
Jübl, The Membranes, Hugh, Arlo Parks, Samana, No Stars & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 135
A conversation with Klive & Nigel Humberstone of In The Nursery

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 134
A conversation with musician, author, producer & educator Martin Atkins

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 133 
A conversation with musician and producer Ken Stringfellow

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 132
Bromide, Moist, Tiawa, Tiny Fighter, Spartan Jet Plex & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 131
Gloria Ann Taylor, The Jacobites, Low Sea, Rhye, Barzin, Robert Haigh & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 130
Black Sand, Ora The Molecule, Dullboy, Lavender Bones, Grey Goes Black & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 129
A conversation with Erika Bach and  Barry Snaith of m1nk

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 128
Just Mustard, The Dove & The Wolf, Britt, Oso Leone, Rozi Plain & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 127
A conversation with London-based singer-songwriter, Phoebe Coco

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 126
Phoebe Coco, Hugh, Barrie, Flikka, Sneaks, Billy Lockett, Hope Tala & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 125
A Conversation With Bruce Pavitt, founder of Sub Pop Records

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 124
Biig Piig, Laura Stevenson, Illuminati Hotties, Rare DM, Mykal Rose, Ember Valley & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 123
Arlo Parks, DMX Krew, m1nk, All Girls Arson Club, Bryde, Sophia Bel & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 122
A Conversation With Dana Gavanski

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 121
A Tribute to International Women’s Day

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 119
A Conversation With Michael Ciravolo of Beauty In Chaos

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 118
Dana Gavanski, Leaone, Twinkle Brothers, Arlo Parks, Auld, Gad Whip & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 117
A Conversation With Calvin Johnson of K Records fame

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 116
A Conversation With Mark Fisher on his book What Do You Call That Noise? An XTC Discovery Book

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 115
A conversation with Lily Bell of Aquamarine Space Unicorns

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 114
Arlo Parks, Auld, Homeshake, Aquamarine Space Unicorns plus a conversation with Arlo Parks

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 113
Goth Dad, Stein, Miss Grit, Swine Tax, Arlo Parks, Lisa Papineau, Vacant Stares & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 112
Spartan Jet Plex, Floppy, Void Fill, Mine Falls, De-Tu, Poison Arrow & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 111
Cade, Bunny, Slippery Eyes, Rosie Peppin, Arlo Parks, Gad Whip, & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 110
Ugly Ghost, Big Insulin, Fog Lake, Frankie Death, Me & My Friends & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 109
Gorgeous Bully, Arlo Parks, Pip Blom, Juliette Jade, Babygirl & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 108
Jack Nitzsche, Gregory Isaacs, Peter Green, Johnathon Richmon, Lord Creator & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 107
Spartan Jet Plex, Kate Can Wait, Sextile, Idles, Ian Wayne, Nesh & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 106
Nylex, Young Scum, Strefania, Leaone, Spelling, Alien Boy, Tasha, Sis & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 105
A conversation with Walter Lure, the last surviving member of the infamous Heartbreakers with Johnny Thunders, Richard Hell and Jerry Nolan

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 104
The Runnies, Void Fill, The Loss Adjusters, Bridge Kid, Strange relations & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 103
Emma Forman, Dry Cleaning, Petrol Girls, Lakewood, Green Pirates & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 102
Anna Connolly, Pip Hall, Leonie Kingdom, Dream Cache, Amy Rigby & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 101
Phoebe Coco, TC&I, Lala Lala, Silvia Kastel, Selma Judith, Nadine Khouri & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 100
Bunny, Rose Droll, Penelope Trappes, Hater, Thom Dunn & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 99
Barzin, Clavicle, Gently Tender, Satu, Frankie Valet & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 98
Blood Candy, Saint Charles, Me Not You, A R Kane, Stevie & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 97
Annie Goliath, Papercuts, The Prids, The Angel Makers, Sean Henry & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 96
A conversation with alternative UK band, Gad Whip.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 95
An intimate, uncensored and unedited conversation with David J, the legendary bass player for Bauhaus and Love & Rockets fame

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 94
Gad Whip, Rosali, Big Thing, Bells Atlas, Sandro Perri, Small Million & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 93
Jübl, Chloe Moriondo, Vive La Rose, m1nk, Armanii Day, Loft 219 & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 92
Soach, Echo Ladies, Free Cake For Every Creature, Lala Lala, Dude York & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 91
Tizrah, Mourn, Artic Lake, Hannie, Analisa Corral, Logan Moss & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 90
An in-depth interview with Portland, Oregon based Slippery Eyes, plus tracks from their debut EP, Take Care, Be Well.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 89
Lorenz Coleen, Bodega, Exit Music, Woolen Men, Marble Gods, Private Victories & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 88
Sorry, Dear Nora, Slippery Eyes, Soach, Allison’s Gate, Hanna Vu & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 87
Bloodhype, Cedric Hearn Jnr, Pat Moon, Fault, Suburban Pets & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 86
Grand Pax, Jupiter Sprites, Stephen Bailey, Queen Zee, O-Shin & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 85
Or:la, Natalie Prass, Fazerdaze, Neighbor Lady, Jübl & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 84
Middle Kids, Fake Laugh, Painted Doll, Stick In The Wheel, Evil Of Man & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 83
Camp Cove, Rosie Peppin, Mines Falls, Roesblood, Lowpines & more

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 82
SAVE!, Dizzyride, The Green Child, Emma Tricca, Kira May, Mess & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 81
Kraków Loves Adana, Pendulum Girl, Shapes In Calgary, Charles, Forest Bees & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 80
Cade, Fenne Lilly, The Hidden Shelf, The Prids, The Saxophones, Just Mustard & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 79
Freya, Good Good Blood, Candace, Young Fathers, Leaone, Helena Deland & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 78
An in-depth interview with Monarch MTN aka Loga Farmer, plus five tracks from his latest album, I Woke At the Station

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 77
Monarch MTN, Dogeyed, DMLLL, Poppy Ackroyd, Badlands & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 76
An in-depth interview with Amy Rigby on her new album, The Old Guys, produced by Wreckless Eric

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 75
Girl In Red, Xinxin, Shitkid, Stick In The Wheel, Twin Oaks, Faeland, MN & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 74
Sin Fang, Sóley & Örvar Smárason, Feral Conservatives, Monarch Mtn, Helana Deland, Fishdoll & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 73
Blush, Becca High, Minnie Birch, Hudson Alexander, Leaone, Drahla, Dignan Porch, Klark & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 72
Leaone, Dana Gavinski, Bunny, Headclouds, Hugh, Black Belt Eagle Scout, Ivy Soul & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 71
X Ray Pop, Jep & Dep, Mooddrive, Laura K, Vanishing Animals, Elbows & more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 70
Run Child Run, Exploded View, Yesol, Olden Yolk, The Big Pink, Lost Film and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 69
Bobby Kakouris, Kent Loon, Jack Conman, Kinship, Aces, Japanese Breakfast and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 68
Hannah Cameron, The Kickdrums, Swimming Bell, Benjamin Finger, Sasha, Luca Pines and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 67
Headcut, That Gum U Like, The Tambourine Girls, Soft Fangs, Civic, Insecure Men and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 66
Jess Locke, Tennis Club, Yours Are The Only Ears, Obvious Creature, Men I Trust and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 65
Colleen, Joy Again, Stella Donnelly, Weedhounds, Silicon Estate, Hookworms and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 64
Empire Cinema, Boys, Swim Good Now, Majik, Dream Wife, The Remarks and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 63
Grayson Gilmour, Seapony, Grooms, Monsune, The Bralettes, Turnover and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 62
Non-stop reggae mix with tracks by Hugh Mundell, Jacob Miller, Freddie McKay, Devon Irons and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 61
Beachtape, Haley Heynderickx, Flower Face, Stal Kingsley, Novelty Daughter and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 60
Tucker Theodore, Sephine Llo, Strawberry Runners, Blackwaters, Dump Him and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 59
Tracks by Lucid Beans, Eleven Pond, Boy Scouts, Dizzy Fae, Spirit Plate and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 58
Pastel Hell, Swanning, Heavenly Beat, Creator, David West with Teardrops and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 57
Seabeds, HDLSS, High Bloom, Radula, School Damage and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 56 
Jamie MacRae, White Kite, Cult Fiction, Chrystal, Cape Weather and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 55
Strongboy, Leisure Suite, Angel, Mini Skirt, Beiju and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 54
Crush, Peter Manon, The New Respects, Batts, Coca Leaf and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 53
Annie Hart, Billy Woods, Atariame, Surma, Daddy Issues and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 52
J W Ridley, Mutant Clan, Baby Blanket, Bruno Major, Away and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 51
Anna Of the North, Foreign Correspondent, Double Denim, Cheap & Deep, Beach Fossils and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 50
Was Angels, Jah Lion, Sangie Davis & Lee Perry, Watty Burnett, Jah Shaka and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 49
Blood Orange, Drums Of Death, Cheap & Deep, Ron Wood, J and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 48
Gum Country, Puma Blue, Camp Howard, Sunken, BoneChilledMilk and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 47
Rosie Carney, Alex Napping, Silverbacks, Gallery 47, Debbie Downer and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 46
Turtle, Mantra Love, Baby Ghosts, Ainsley Farrell, For Everest and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 45
Carmen Villain, Virago, Annabel Allum, Marcus Norberg and the Disappointments, Joseph Ember and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 44
Cale Hawkins, Merva Grier, Milieu Lust, Swoon Lake, Best Friend and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 43
Post War Glamour Girls, Leaone, Pole Siblings, Keith Rowe, Peaness and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 42
Jacqui Siu, Fang Night, Low Sea, Leaone, Frog Lake and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 41
Novo Amor, Wooing, Pastel Hell, Ritual, Hugh and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 40
Siv Jakobsen, Pale Grey, Toom, Starwheel, J. Bernardt and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 39
Tricot, Stuff, Piles, Errol Dunkley, Banfi and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 38
Son Step, Juveniles, Earl Cunningham, Holly Herndon, Dog Trainer and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 37
Froth, Jessie Early, Deep Dark Blue, No Vacation, Tamu Massif and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 36
Caswell, Ivy Sole, Wyldest, Moonmelt, Land Of Talk and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 35
The Homesick, Sunken, The Winter Passing, Ohyeahsumi, Mathew Lee Cothran and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 34
William Arcane, Holy Sheboygan!, Wild Arrows, Homeshake, Hugh and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 33
Jade Jackson, Strong Asian Mothers, Ivan Ave, MMeadows, Ali Burress and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 32
Gems, Sun Age, Fair Mothers, Swoon Lake, Leroy Brown & General Chargehand and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 31
Theo, The Tarantula Waltz, Joy White, Jessie Early, Novelties and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 30
Bloodhype, Feral Conservatives, Goff – Schroeder, Jonathon Hicks, Interview with and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 29
Ivy Sole, Carla Dal Forno, Teen Body, Samana, Mary Komasa and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 28
Tough Tits, Johnny Osbourne, Forth Wanderers, The Tiger, Elsa Carmona and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 27
Sophia Bel, Junior Keating & Stanley Braveman, Tsörf, Jynx, Holy Now and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 26
Angelica, Tameca Jones, Gregory Isaacs, The Velveteens, Feral Conservatives and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 25
Johnny Clarke, John Andrews & The Yawns, Nicholas Nicholas, Fassine, The Prids and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 24
Lex Low, Benoit & Sergio, Obree, Jah Stitch, Pale Mara and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 23
Bantung, Ravyn Lenae, Tidelines, Foxing, Static Animals and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 22
Marie Dahlstrøm, Alien Boy, Mini Dresses, Cleo T, Sampa The Great and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 21
Anna Of The North, Dim Wit, Vessels (feat. Anna Of The North), Hugh Mundell, Gang Signs and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 20
Ivy Sole, WHIM, Shovels & Rope, August, Human Sadness and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 19
Samana.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 18
Gabriella Cohen, Acid Ghost, Albert af Ekenstam, Girl Ray, Many Voices Speak and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 17
The New Respects, Lifer, Baltra, Samana, Kauf and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 16
Nelson Bishop & Raphael Top Secret, Shallou, Hugh, Lastlings, Bad Sports and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 15
Fono, Angelic Milk, Ian Lowery, Fleurie, Tape Waves and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 14
Past You, Snail Mail, The Perennials, Chuck, Fresh Snow and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 13
Junior Byles, Kyla, Nilüfer Yanya, Fern, Folk Devils and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 12
Space Case, Chinawoman, Barzin, Prince Django ‎, LA Font and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 11
Tracks by Modern Leisure, Appendixes, Black Marble, Jah Walton, Dear Tracks and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 10
Ta-Ku & Wafia, Hypnotized, Ellis Rhodes, Naked Chillen, Amethysts and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 9
Interview, Noxon Light University, Daughter, Legendary Thunderbirds Of Death! and Spartan Jet-Plex.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 8
Tiny Little Houses, Gregory Isaacs & Christine, Failed Flowers, Deepest Bison, Brilliant and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 7
Funny & Tutti, Young Magic, Smut, Birthday Boy & allie, Hugh Mundell and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 6
Free Time, Johnny Clarke, Milosh, Angèle David-Guillou, Darren Cross and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 5
Rosie Carney, Haux, The Beach Bullies, Sea Span, Hugh and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 4
Mai Kino, Siv Jakobsen, Deer Scout, Dennis Brown, She- Devils and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 3
A Homeboy, A Hippie & A Funki Dredd ‎, Keaton Henson, Chinawoman, Tropic Harbour, Tash Sultana and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 2
Hideous Towns, Maggie Rogers, Osbourne Graham, Carla Dal Forno, Silvia Kastel and more.

Life Elsewhere Music Vol 1
Denial, Facit, Aosoon, Japanese Breakfast, Ralph and more.