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Sunset Eclectic

Back to save summer, Jake Stevens takes over SYN’s coveted late night hours with an eclectic mix of new releases, classic alternative tracks, brooding instrumentals and genre-defining hidden gems. Sunset Eclectic is your companion for warm summer nights in, the soundtrack to the wind down, or the playlist for life’s mundane tasks—like filling in your overdue tax returns.

Sunset Eclectic was part of SYN’s 2021/22 Summer Season, broadcasting from December 27 to January 21, and is no longer on air. Missed the show? Catch up with the full show playlist on Spotify, or scroll down for picks from our Guest Selectors plus Jake’s Albums of Note throughout the four week run.

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Album of Note: Arab Strap – As Days Get Dark

Content warning: This post contains coarse language and is NSFW – you’ve been warned!