Carla dal Forno is an Australian singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, currently based in Berlin. Beginning in underground groups F Ingers, Tarcar, and Mole House, Carla has emerged as a distinctive solo artist, releasing her critically-acclaimed solo debut album You Know What It's Like in 2016 on the revered label Blackest Ever Black. This past October she unveiled The Garden EP, providing another strong showcase of her singular sound that confidently blends gloomy No Wave, skeletal synth-pop, and evocative art-pop. Her exclusive guest DJ mix for Midnight in a Perfect World is a captivating journey through her seemingly deep vinyl collection, unearthing a multitude of obscure 80s gems and fuzzy nuggets, while sneaking in a pair of her own tracks along the way. It's a wonderful peak into the underground music scene of years past, and largely-forgotten artists that have proven influential to Carla's own aesthetic.
|Midnight in a Perfect World||Intro|
|Carla dal Forno||We Shouldn’t Have To Wait|
|Choice||Always in Danger|
|Indifferent Dance Centre||Flight & Pursuit|
|Shiny Two Shiny||Ritual Hate|
|Maximum Joy||Silent Street / Silent Dub|
|The Slits||Man Next Door|
|Vivien Goldman||Private Armies (Dub)|
|Naked Spots Dance||Falling|
|Saada Bonaire||Second Face|
|Carla dal Forno||The Garden|
Midnight in a Perfect World, KEXP's weekly hour-long guest DJ show, airs Fridays at midnight. This multi-genre program features eclectic sets by a rotating cast of international and local DJ’s, each building upon a party vibe to kick off your weekend. Midnight in a perfect world is made possible with support from New Belgium Brewing.
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