Saturday, July 23, 2016

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Joe Morris, Age of Everything
  • David Shire, The Taking of Pelham 1-2-3
  • Joe Morris, Age of Everything
  • Atomic School Days, Distil (disc 2)
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Mama and Daddy
  • Jandek, Six and Six
  • David Bowie, Station to Station

Friday, July 22, 2016

Friday, July 22, 2016

Steve Lacy, Scraps
  • Todd Dockstader, Quatermass
  • Steve Lacy, Scraps
  • Walt Dickerson, Peace
  • Kurt Vile, B'lieve I'm Goin Down...

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Thursday, July 21, 2016

Merzbow, Merzbox, Solonoise
  • Merzbow, Solonoise (Merzbox, disc 10)
  • Ken Vandermark & Paal Nilssen-Love, Seven
  • Anthony Braxton, Quartet (Santa Cruz) 1993 (disc 1)

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

Henry Kaiser, Everything Forever
  • Henry Kaiser, Everything Forever
  • Beck, Sea Change

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Betty Davis, The Columbia Years 1968-1969
  • The No-Neck Blues Band, Parallel Easters (disc 1)
  • Betty Davis, They Say I'm Different
  • Betty Davis, The Columbia Years 1968–1969
  • Prince, Come

Monday, July 18, 2016

Monday, July 18, 2016

Jandek, Living in a Moon So Blue
  • Roland Kayn, Tektra (disc 1)
  • Laraaji, Ambient 3: Day of Radiance
  • John Cale, Dream Interpretation: Inside the Dream Syndicate Volume II
  • John Butcher & Paal Nilssen-Love, Concentric
  • Jandek, Living in a Moon So Blue
  • Mark Perry, Snappy Turns
  • The Magnetic Fields, The Charm of the Highway Strip
  • The Beach Boys, Pet Sounds
  • Waylon Jennings, The Ramblin’ Man

Saturday, July 16, 2016

July 14–16, 2016

Joe Morris, Colorfield
  • Douglas Lilburn, Complete Electro-Acoustic Works (disc 1)
  • Tony Oxley & Derek Bailey, The Advocate
  • Joe Morris, Colorfield
  • Joe Morris, Human Rites (disc 1)
  • Walt Dickerson, Peace
  • Jandek, Chair Beside a Window
  • Lewis, L’Amour
  • David Bowie, Station to Station

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

David Shire, The Taking of Pelham 1-2-3
  • Charlie Parker, Yardbird Suite (disc 1)
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Things to Come from Those Now Gone
  • David Shire, The Taking of Pelham 1-2-3
  • Moebius, Tonspuren

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Joe Morris, Ken Vandermark, Luther Gray, Rebus
  • The Necks, Piano Bass Drums
  • Joe Morris / Ken Vandermark / Luther Gray, Rebus
  • David Johansen, David Johansen

Monday, July 11, 2016

Monday, July 11, 2016

Led Zeppelin, Physical Graffiti
  • Miles Davis, Sketches of Spain
  • Steve Coleman, Functional Arrhythmias
  • Led Zeppelin, Physical Graffiti (disc 2)

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Sunday, July 10, 2016

Miles Davis, Jack Johnson
  • J.S. Bach, Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin (Paul Zukofsky, violin) (disc 2)
  • Gavin Bryars, After the Requiem
  • Walt Dickerson, To My Queen
  • Miles Davis, Agharta (disc 1)
  • Miles Davis, Jack Johnson
  • Jandek, Later On

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Saturday, July 9, 2016

Steve Lacy, Shots
  • Gavin Bryars, Three Viennese Dancers
  • Elliott Carter, Enchanted Preludes
  • Nerve Net Noise, This Island Earth
  • Steve Lacy, Shots

Friday, July 8, 2016

Friday, July 8, 2016

Walt Dickerson, Peace
  • Joe Morris / Rob Brown Quartet, Illuminate
  • Walt Dickerson, Peace

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Thursday, July 7, 2016

Howard Riley, Angle
  • Howard Riley, Angle
  • Joe Morris, At the Old Office
  • Betty Davis, The Columbia Years 1968–1969

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Muhal Richard Abrams, Things to Come from Those Now Gone
  • Joe Morris, Symbolic Gesture
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Things to Come from Those Now Gone
  • Carla Bley, Jazz Realities
  • Autechre, Chiastic Slide
  • Autechre, Garbage
  • Autechre, Anvil Vapre
  • Autechre, Tri Repetae
  • Prince, Come
  • The Beach Boys, Today!

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

John Wiese, Soft Punk
  • Autechre, Amber
  • John Wiese, Soft Punk
  • Joe Morris, You Be Me
  • Charalambides, Exile
  • Lewis, L’Amour
  • The Rolling Stones, Sticky Fingers

May–June 2016 reading & viewing

fiction:

  • Aaron Winslow, Jobs of the Great Misery
  • Edmund White, Our Young Man
  • Harlan Ellison, Love Ain’t Nothing But Sex Misspelled

nonfiction:

  • Katie Roiphe, In Praise of Messy Lives
  • John Corbett, Microgroove: Forays into Other Music
  • Kim Gordon, Girl in a Band
  • Geeta Dayal, Another Green World (33 1/3)
  • Joe Harvard, The Velvet Underground and Nico (33 1/3)
  • George Grella Jr., Bitches Brew (33 1/3)
  • Pete Astor, Blank Generation (33 1/3)

viewing:

  • Don Cheadle, Miles Ahead
  • Raja Gosnell, Never Been Kissed
  • Jodie Foster, Money Monster
  • Roger Allers & Rob Minkoff, The Lion King
  • Steven Spielberg, The Terminal
  • Spike Jonze, Being John Malkovich *

* = re-read/re-view

Monday, July 4, 2016

Monday, July 4, 2016

Nerve Net Noise, Dark Garden
  • Nerve Net Noise, Dark Garden
  • Jon Hassell & Brian Eno, Fourth World Vol. 1: Possible Musics
  • Anthony Braxton, Ao Vivo Jazz Na Fábrica (disc 1)
  • The Art Ensemble of Chicago, A Jackson in Your House
  • The Red Krayola, God Bless the Red Krayola and All Who Sail with It
  • Led Zeppelin, Physical Graffiti (disc 1)
  • Betty Davis, Betty Davis
  • Dadawah, Peace & Love

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Sunday, July 3, 2016

Sun Ra, The Magic City
  • Douglas Lilburn, Complete Electro-Acoustic Works (disc 3)
  • Merzbow, Material Action for 2 Microphones (Merzbox, disc 8)
  • Merzbow, Collection Era Vol. 3 (Merzbox, disc 6)
  • Sun Ra, The Magic City
  • Jandek, Skirting the Edge
  • The Beach Boys, Today!

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Saturday, July 2, 2016

Fennesz, Jim O'Rourke, It's Hard for Me to Say I'm Sorry
  • Roland Kayn, Tektra (disc 4)
  • Fennesz & Jim O’Rourke, It’s Hard for Me to Say I’m Sorry
  • Bob Dylan, The Freewheelin’ Bob Dylan

Friday, July 1, 2016

Friday, July 1, 2016

Vibracathedral Orchestra, Live in Leeds + Manchester 2002
  • John Coltrane, Coltrane Plays the Blues
  • Miles Davis, In a Silent Way
  • Vibracathedral Orchestra, Live in Leeds + Manchester 2002
  • Stereolab, Margerine Eclipse
  • Head of David, Dustbowl
  • feedtime, Cooper S
  • Prince, Come

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Thursday, June 30, 2016

Prince, Come
  • Joshua Abrams, Represencing
  • The Ex, Tumult
  • Jim O’Rourke, Simple Songs
  • Alternative TV, Strange Kicks
  • David Bowie, Station to Station
  • Captain Beefheart, Shiny Beast (Bat Chain Puller)
  • Led Zeppelin, Presence
  • The Beach Boys, Pet Sounds
  • Prince, Come

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

Lewis, L'Amour
  • Die Kreuzen, Die Kreuzen
  • Lewis, L’Amour
  • The Beach Boys, Today!

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

David Rempis, Joshua Abrams, Avreeayl Ra, Jim Baker, Perihelion
  • Alan Licht & Loren Connors, Into the Night Sky
  • Rempis / Abrams / Ra / Baker, Perihelion (disc 2)
  • Sightings, Terribly Well
  • Einstürzende Neubauten, Zeichnungen des Patienten O.T.
  • Pussy Galore, Dial M for Motherfucker
  • Minutemen, The Punch Line
  • Alternative TV, The Image Has Cracked
  • Rudimentary Peni, Death Church
  • X-Ray Spex, Germ-Free Adolescents
  • Didjits, Fizzjob
  • David Johansen, David Johansen
  • Nick Drake, Pink Moon
  • The Beach Boys, Pet Sounds
  • The Beatles, Rubber Soul

Monday, June 27, 2016

Monday, June 27, 2016

Parliament, Funkentelechy vs. the Placebo Syndrome
  • Sightings, Amusers and Puzzlers
  • Lewis, L’Amour
  • Parliament, Funkentelechy vs. the Placebo Syndrome

Sunday, June 26, 2016

Sunday, June 26, 2016

The Magnetic Fields, Distant Plastic Trees
  • Alternative TV, Vibing Up the Senile Man
  • Sebadoh, Bakesale
  • The Magnetic Fields, Distant Plastic Trees
  • The Beach Boys, Today!
  • The Beach Boys, Pet Sounds

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Alternative TV, Strange Kicks
  • Tony Conrad, Joan of Arc
  • The Rempis Percussion Quartet, Cash and Carry
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Things to Come from Those Now Gone
  • Sightings, Amusers and Puzzlers
  • Alternative TV, The Image Has Cracked
  • Alternative TV, Strange Kicks
  • Prince, Diamonds and Pearls
  • Lewis, L’Amour
  • Rembetika: Greek Music from the Underground (JSP) (disc 2)

Friday, June 24, 2016

Friday, June 24, 2016

Langley Schools Music Project, Innocence and Despair
  • Joanna Brouk, Hearing Music (disc 2)
  • Pita, Get In
  • Joe McPhee & Paal Nilssen-Love, Red Sky
  • Ken Vandermark & Pandelis Karayorgis, Foreground Music
  • James Blood Ulmer, Revealing
  • Alternative TV, Vibing Up the Senile Man
  • Sightings, Terribly Well
  • Black Flag, Jealous Again
  • Black Flag, Nervous Breakdown 7″
  • Parliament, Funkentelechy vs. the Placebo Syndrome
  • PJ Harvey, Let England Shake
  • Langley Schools Music Project, Innocence & Despair

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Eurythmics, Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)
  • Joanna Brouk, Hearing Music (disc 1)
  • Rick Reed, The Way Things Go
  • Z’EV, Eleven Mirrors to the Light
  • Tim Feeney & Vic Rawlings, In Six Parts
  • Anthony Braxton, Ao Vivo Jazz Na Fábrica (disc 2)
  • Rempis / Abrams / Ra, Perihelion (disc 1)
  • Big Black, Racer-X
  • Big Black, Bulldozer
  • Big Black, Lungs
  • Devo, Hardcore Devo, Vol. 2
  • Eurythmics, Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

Alternative TV, The Image Has Cracked
  • Joe Morris, Beautiful Existence
  • Glenn Jones, Fleeting
  • Senyawa, Menjadi
  • feedtime, Flatiron 7″
  • Alternative TV, The Image Has Cracked
  • Bongwater, Double Bummer (disc 1)
  • The Soft Machine, Volume Two
  • The Soft Machine, The Soft Machine
  • The Beach Boys, Pet Sounds
  • The Beach Boys, Today!
  • Prince, Come
  • Prince, Diamonds and Pearls

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

Alternative TV, Vibing Up the Senile Man
  • Sightings, Amusers and Puzzlers
  • Vampire Belt, Unfit Structures
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Mama and Daddy
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Levels and Degrees of Light
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Things to Come from Those Now Gone
  • Bongwater, Too Much Sleep
  • Alternative TV, Vibing Up the Senile Man
  • Beck, Guero
  • The Beach Boys, Summer Days (and Summer Nights!!)
  • Rembetika: Greek Music from the Underground (JSP) (disc 2)

Monday, June 20, 2016

Monday, June 20, 2016

Bob Dylan, The Times They Are A-Changin'
  • Joe Morris, Balance
  • Annette Peacock, X-Dreams
  • Young Marble Giants, Colossal Youth
  • Bob Dylan, The Times They Are A-Changin’

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Thursday, June 16, 2016

The Beach Boys, Pet Sounds
  • Erik Satie, Socrate / Messe des Pauvres / Piano Pieces (Él)
  • Derek Bailey / Kent Carter / John Stevens, One Time
  • C. Spencer Yeh, Solo Voice I–X
  • Jon Hassell & Brian Eno, Fourth World Vol. 1: Possible Musics
  • Alternative TV, Vibing Up the Senile Man
  • Alternative TV, Live at Rat Club ’77
  • The Beach Boys, Pet Sounds
  • Prince, Diamonds and Pearls

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

John Cale, Sun Blindness Music: Inside the Dream Syndicate Volume I
  • John Cale, Sun Blindness Music: Inside the Dream Syndicate Volume I
  • Joe Morris, Traits
  • Beck, Guero

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Vampire Belt, Unfit Structures
  • John Cale, Stainless Gamelan: Inside the Dream Syndicate Volume III
  • John Cale, Dream Interpretation: Inside the Dream Syndicate Volume II
  • Marilyn Crispell / Gary Peacock / Paul Motian, Nothing Ever Was, Anyway (disc 1)
  • Gato Barbieri, The Third World
  • Miles Davis, Bitches Brew (disc 2)
  • Vampire Belt, Unfit Structures
  • Sightings, Amusers and Puzzlers
  • Sonic Youth, The Eternal
  • Killing Joke, Killing Joke
  • Saigon Rock & Soul: Vietnamese Classic Tracks 1968–1974
  • Rembetika: Greek Music from the Underground (JSP) (disc 2)
  • Naomi Barfield, The Old Pump Organ

Monday, June 13, 2016

Monday, June 13, 2016

Agencement, Viosphere
  • Agencement, Viosphere
  • Vibracathedral Orchestra, Rec Blast Motorbike
  • The Beach Boys, Pet Sounds
  • Beck, Guero
  • Prince, Musicology
  • Prince, The B-Sides
  • Prince, Love Symbol
  • Prince, Diamonds and Pearls
  • Prince, Prince

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Sunday, June 12, 2016

Gato Barbieri, Dollar Brand, Confluence
  • Bismillah Khan, Shaan-e-Shehnai Vol. 2
  • Wadada Leo Smith, Ten Freedom Summers (disc 4)
  • Mats Gustafsson, The Education of Lars Jerry
  • Luc Houtkamp, In Chicago
  • Gato Barbieri & Dollar Brand, Confluence
  • John Coltrane, The John Coltrane Quartet Plays
  • Max Roach Trio, Featuring the Legendary Hasaan

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Saturday, June 11, 2016

Vic Rawlings, Michael Bullock, Fall of Song
  • Borbetomagus, New York Performances
  • Vic Rawlings & Michael Bullock, Fall of Song
  • Wadada Leo Smith, Red Chrysanthemums: Solos 1977
  • Annette Peacock & Paul Bley, Dual Unity
  • Sonic Youth, The Eternal
  • Prince, Love Symbol
  • Prince, The Black Album

Friday, June 10, 2016

Friday, June 10, 2016

Pandelis Karayorgis, Betwixt
  • Merzbow, Collection Era Vol. 2 (Merzbox, disc 5)
  • Zaïmph, Imagine Yourself Here…
  • Tashi Dorji, Appa
  • Pandelis Karayorgis, Betwixt
  • Diamanda Galás, The Singer
  • Vibracathedral Orchestra, Rec Blast Motorbike
  • Esplendor Geometrico, Prehistoric Sounds. Necrosis & More 1980–1981
  • Stereolab, Chemical Chords
  • Prince, Prince
  • Beck, Sea Change
  • Rembetika: Greek Music from the Underground (JSP) (disc 2)

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Thursday, June 9, 2016

Annette Peacock, X-Dreams
  • Ken Vandermark, Site Specific (disc 2)
  • Annette Peacock, X-Dreams
  • Dadawah, Peace & Love
  • Sonic Youth, Daydream Nation
  • Beck, Odelay
  • Paul Simon, Paul Simon
  • The Kinks, The Village Green Preservation Society
  • Prince, Parade
  • Prince, Love Symbol
  • Prince, Dirty Mind

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Sebadoh, Bakesale
  • Bismillah Khan, Raga Bageshri / Raga Sohni (Odeon)
  • Suicide, Suicide (1977)
  • Sebadoh, Bakesale

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

N.R.A., N.R.A.
  • Harry Bertoia, Bellissima Bellissima Bellissima / Nova
  • N.R.A. (Nakatani/Rawlings/Arias), N.R.A. (103point9/Audio Dispatch)
  • Vijay Iyer & Wadada Leo Smith, A Cosmic Rhythm with Each Stroke
  • Craig Taborn, Chants
  • Annette Peacock, I Belong to a World That’s Destroying Itself
  • Diamanda Galás, The Singer
  • Vibracathedral Orchestra, Rec Blast Motorbike
  • Esplendor Geometrico, Prehistoric Sounds. Necrosis & More 1980–1981
  • Sonic Youth, The Eternal
  • Beck, Guero

Monday, June 6, 2016

Monday, June 6, 2016

Chris Abrahams, Fluid to the Influence
  • Chris Abrahams, Fluid to the Influence
  • Stereolab, Emperor Tomato Ketchup
  • Prince, The Black Album
  • Prince, Parade
  • Prince, Prince

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Prince, Love Symbol
  • I Remember Syria (Sublime Frequencies) (disc 2)
  • Steve Lacy, Sortie
  • Craig Taborn, Junk Magic
  • Miles Davis, Bitches Brew (disc 1)
  • John Coltrane, Transition
  • Annette Peacock, I Belong to a World That’s Destroying Itself
  • Annette Peacock, X-Dreams
  • David Thomas & Two Pale Boys, Meadville
  • Wayne Rogers, The Seven Arms of the Sun
  • The Coctails, Peel
  • Prince, The B-Sides
  • Prince, Love Symbol

Saturday, June 4, 2016

Saturday, June 4, 2016

Vibracathedral Orchestra, Rec Blast Motorbike
  • Vibracathedral Orchestra, Rec Blast Motorbike
  • Vibracathedral Orchestra, Dabbling with Gravity and Who You Are
  • Vampire Belt, Unfit Structures
  • Carla Bley, Tropic Appetites
  • The Coctails, The Coctails
  • Prince, Prince

Friday, June 3, 2016

Friday, June 3, 2016

Esplendor Geometrico, Prehistoric Sounds, Necrosis and More 1980–1981
  • Angus MacLise, The Cloud Doctrine (disc 2)
  • Miles Davis, Bitches Brew (disc 2)
  • Annette Peacock, X-Dreams
  • Esplendor Geometrico, Prehistoric Sounds. Necrosis & More 1980–1981
  • Sonic Youth, Kill Yr Idols
  • Sonic Youth, Confusion Is Sex
  • Sonic Youth, Washing Machine
  • Sonic Youth, Sonic Nurse
  • Sonic Youth, The Eternal
  • The Kinks, The Village Green Preservation Society

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Prince, The Black Album
  • Intersystems, Number One
  • Miles Davis, Bitches Brew (disc 1)
  • Miles Davis, In a Silent Way
  • Diamanda Galas, The Singer
  • The Coctails, Peel
  • Prince, The B-Sides
  • Prince, The Black Album
  • Prince, Dirty Mind

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Ken Vandermark, Resonance Ensemble, Double Arc
  • Fripp & Eno, Evening Star
  • Ryoji Ikeda, Dataplex
  • B.C. Gilbert, Ordier
  • Derek Bailey, String Theory
  • Tashi Dorji, Tashi Dorji
  • The Resonance Ensemble, Double Arc
  • Staffan Harde, Staffan Harde
  • Vibracathedral Orchestra, Versatile Arab Chord Chart
  • Vibracathedral Orchestra, Rec Blast Motorbike
  • Henry Flynt, Nova’Billy
  • Wayne Rogers, The Seven Arms of the Sun
  • Die Kreuzen, Die Kreuzen

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Midnight Star, No Parking on the Dance Floor
  • Loren Connors & David Grubbs, Arborvitae
  • Vampire Belt, Unfit Structures
  • Annette Peacock, X-Dreams
  • Brian Eno, Before and After Science
  • Brian Eno, Another Green World
  • Brian Eno, Here Come the Warm Jets
  • Brian Eno, Taking Tiger Mountain (by Strategy)
  • Beck, Sea Change
  • Beck, Odelay
  • Betty Davis, Betty Davis
  • Midnight Star, No Parking on the Dance Floor

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Sunday, May 29, 2016

Annette Peacock, The Perfect Release
  • Loren Connors, Evangeline
  • Die Kreuzen, Die Kreuzen
  • The Cramps, Gravest Hits
  • The Coctails, Peel
  • Annette Peacock, The Perfect Release
  • Prince, The Black Album