Eclectic Picks: Batch 459

Every week Signal Committee present an Eclectic Picks playlist. All tracks are selected from the full inbox of 200 tracks that are submitted each week to Fresh On The Net.


Our playlists are orientated to the alternative music fan. Lyrics are not essential, abstract ideas are embraced and the fusing of different genres is encouraged. If you used to write band names on your pencil case at school, you’ll probably like our playlists.


  1. BIPOLAR EXPLORER – Expected Viking, Becoming Cyclonic
  2. OH DEAR – Sweet
  3. JAMES MYHILL – Ouroboros
  4. SHAFKKAT – Mosquito Tweeter
  5. ZA SONIC – How Healthy Radio Edit (Firebreak)
  6. THE OTHER FOOL – Skinner Box
  7. BOLLARDS – Crimestopping
  8. SAMUEL NICHOLSON – Zebras Flying Across The Beach
  9. BON-PSY – Carte Blanche
  10. BENJAMIN BM$ – Tunnel
  11. JOY HELDER – Life Of The Party
  12. PLATINUMMIND – Blurb (AfroHamurai Mix)
  13. FLAKEBELLY – Life Is Such A Beautiful Thing


Listen to this weeks Eclectic Picks playlist using your weapon of choice below:


(Spotify playlist is limited to tracks which are available on Spotify

After 7 days, the playlist will be updated with the next batch, and this week’s picks will be added to the 2022 playlists below.


Do you ever think, or hear people say, “there’s no good music any more”? Maybe they aren’t looking in the right places. Prove them wrong:

  • Subscribe to the playlist
  • Listen in each week
  • Tell your friends
  • Shout on social media

The more people listen to this playlist, the more exposure unsigned artists receive. So spread the word!


The playlists above are updated weekly, then added to the playlists below:

2022 PlaylistSoundcloud | Spotify

2021 PlaylistSpotify

2020 PlaylistSoundcloud | Spotify


We all have ambitions to get on national radio, but in the meantime there are loads of great, independent radio stations that are always looking for new music of the alternative variety. They offer no promises, but the following hosts tell me they that, if you made this list, they’d like you to get in touch to be considered for their show:

  • Chris Watts, presenter of “In The Moog” online on NCCR (UK) (Twitter: @chriswatts1965.  Electronic/synth-based tracks (mp3 &/or WAV) to, together with artwork &/or band pic and your Twitter handle).
  • Lucas Gil, presenter of Supernova on Glitterbeam Radio (Twitter @lucasgil, apply by his website here)
  • Joe Figueira of North Manchester FM (Twitter @moretonguy, apply with MP3, short bio & twitter handle by e-mail to

Signal Committee

Signal Committee are a four piece band from Bury, England. Their influences include the likes of New Order, Radiohead, Bowie, Jon Hopkins and Massive Attack.


  1. Thank you for picking Blurb!

  2. flakebelly

    Great list this week, thanks for choosing my tune!

  3. Honoured to amongst such great music! Thank you for having us 🌟

  4. A great range of styles in this playlist, enjoying listening. Thanks for including my work!

  5. John Joseph Blackburn

    that Joy Helder track is amazing. Ta.

  6. On behalf of Bipolar Explorer, thank you so very much!!

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