Friday, April 28, 2017

Friday, April 28, 2017

The Improvisation Meeting in Chicago
  • Max Richter, Sleep (disc 7)
  • Lutoslawski/Penderecki/Cage/Mayuzumi: String Quartets (LaSalle Quartet)
  • Merzbow, Mortegage / Batztoutai Extra (Merzbox, disc 23)
  • The Improvisation Meeting in Chicago
  • Joe McPhee & Paal Nilssen-Love, Candy (disc 1)
  • Steve Swell / Gebhard Ullmann / Fred Lonberg-Holm / Michael Zerang, The Chicago Plan
  • Joe Morris, Beautiful Existence
  • Clifford Jordan, Glass Bead Games
  • Clifford Brown & Max Roach, Study in Brown
  • Crime Jazz: Music in the First Degree (Rhino)
  • Captain Beefheart, Strictly Personal
  • Public Image Ltd., Second Edition
  • Wire, Silver / Lead
  • Wrabel, Sideways + “Bloodstain” + “11 Blocks”

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Thursday, April 27, 2017

Max Richter, Sleep
  • Max Richter, Sleep (disc 6)
  • Windy & Carl, Introspection (Singles & Rarities 1993–2000) (disc 3)
  • Merzbow, Sadomasochismo / The Lampinak (Merzbox, disc 22)
  • Joe Morris, Age of Everything
  • Captain Beefheart, Sun Zoom Spark: Out-takes
  • The Magnetic Fields, 50 Song Memoir (disc 1)
  • Fleetwood Mac, Rumours

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Joe Morris, Luther Gray, Creatures
  • Dr. J.K. Sutherland, Mid-Eastern Meditations
  • Max Richter, Sleep (disc 5)
  • Kevin Drumm, Mercy Cuts
  • Negativland, Negativland
  • Merzbow, Pornoise Extra (Merzbox, disc 21)
  • Holz für Europa, Comité Imaginaire
  • Joe Morris & Luther Gray, Creatures
  • John Coltrane, Stellar Regions
  • Josh Berman & His Gang, There Now
  • Captain Beefheart, The Spotlight Kid
  • The Birthday Party, Junkyard
  • Roy Montgomery & Chris Heaphy, True
  • The Bats, Compiletely Bats
  • Khalid, American Teen

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

ERG, MSBR, Das Synthetische Mischgewebe, Geosynclines
  • Max Richter, Sleep (disc 6)
  • Kevin Drumm, February
  • ERG / MSBR / Das Synthetische Mischgewebe, Geosynclines
  • Merzbow, Pornoise/1kg Vol. 3 (Merzbox, disc 20)
  • Gigi Masin, Talk to the Sea (disc 1)
  • Negativland, Points
  • Pan Sonic, Kesto (disc 4)
  • Shawn David McMillen, Catfish
  • Roy Montgomery, 324 E. 13th Street #7
  • Captain Beefheart, Clear Spot
  • Wire, Silver / Lead
  • Crime Jazz: Music in the First Degree (Rhino)

Monday, April 24, 2017

Monday, April 24, 2017

Kevin Drumm, January
  • Syntonic Research, Environments 2: Tintinnabulation
  • Max Richter, Sleep (disc 4)
  • Kevin Drumm, January
  • Pan Sonic, Kesto (disc 2)
  • Merzbow, Pornoise/1kg Vol. 2 (Merzbox, disc 19)
  • Sinawi Music of Korea (King)
  • Cecil Taylor, The Willisau Concert
  • Joe Morris / William Parker / Gerald Cleaver, Altitude
  • Joe McPhee & Paal Nilssen-Love, Red Sky
  • Archie Shepp, On This Night
  • Captain Beefheart, Poetry Reading
  • Captain Beefheart, Lick My Decals Off, Baby
  • The Magnetic Fields, 50 Song Memoir (disc 2)
  • Small Faces, Small Faces (Decca)

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Sunday, April 23, 2017

Khalid, American Teen
  • Brian Eno, Thursday Afternoon
  • Max Richter, Sleep (disc 3)
  • Merzbow, Pornoise/1kg Vol. 1 (Merzbox, disc 18)
  • efzeg, Boogie
  • Joe McPhee & Paal Nilssen-Love, Tomorrow Came Today
  • Max Roach, Max
  • John Fahey, Rain Forests, Oceans & Other Themes
  • Negativland, Escape from Noise
  • Wire, Silver / Lead
  • The Magnetic Fields, 50 Song Memoir (disc 1)
  • Khalid, American Teen

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Saturday, April 22, 2017

Wire, Snakedrill
  • Anthony Braxton & Joe Morris, Four Improvisations (Duo) 2007 (disc 1)
  • Free Jazz Quartet, Premonitions
  • Pan Sonic, Kulma
  • Windy & Carl, Depths
  • Craig Leon, Nommos
  • Wire, The Ideal Copy
  • Wire, Snakedrill
  • Smog, Supper
  • Small Faces, The Immediate Years 1967–1969

Friday, April 21, 2017

Friday, April 21, 2017

Autechre, Oversteps
  • Autechre, Oversteps
  • feedtime, Gas

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Wire, Silver/Lead
  • Eugene Chadbourne, There’ll Be No Tears Tonight
  • Wire, Silver / Lead

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

The Magnetic Fields, 50 Song Memoir
  • Paul Bley, Turns
  • The Magnetic Fields, 50 Song Memoir (disc 1)
  • Khalid, American Teen

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Small Faces, The Immediate Years 1967-1969
  • Steve Reich, Music for 18 Musicians (ECM)
  • Pan Sonic, Kulma
  • feedtime, Gas
  • Small Faces, The Immediate Years 1967–1969

Monday, April 17, 2017

Monday, April 17, 2017

Max Roach, Max Roach + 4
  • Max Roach, Max Roach + 4

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Sunday, April 16, 2017

Loren Connors, In Twilight
  • Loren Connors, In Twilight
  • John Fahey, The Voice of the Turtle
  • Jack DeJohnette, Special Edition (feat. Arthur Blythe)
  • Eugene Chadbourne, There’ll Be No Tears Tonight
  • The Bats, Daddy’s Highway
  • The Magnetic Fields, 50 Song Memoir (disc 1)

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Saturday, April 15, 2017

Pan Sonic, Kulma
  • Pan Sonic, Kesto (disc 1)
  • Pan Sonic, Kulma
  • Autechre, Move of Ten
  • feedtime, Gas
  • Small Faces, The Immediate Years 1967–1969
  • Wire, Silver / Lead
  • Khalid, American Teen

Friday, April 14, 2017

Friday, April 14, 2017

Autechre, Quaristice
  • Autechre, Quaristice
  • Portishead, Third
  • Small Faces, Small Faces

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Thursday, April 13, 2017

Arthur Blythe, Lenox Avenue Breakdown
  • Tashi Dorji, Solo Acoustic, Vol. 13
  • Arthur Blythe, Lenox Avenue Breakdown
  • Arthur Blythe, Illusions
  • Clifford Jordan, Glass Bead Games
  • Max Roach, The Max Roach Quartet Featuring Hank Mobley
  • Clifford Brown & Max Roach, Clifford Brown / Max Roach
  • Autechre, Untilted
  • Autechre, Draft 7.30
  • The Bats, Daddy’s Highway
  • The Bats, Compiletely Bats
  • The Magnetic Fields, 50 Song Memoir (disc 1)

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Autechre, EP7
  • Autechre, Confield
  • Autechre, EP7
  • Autechre, Tri Repetae
  • Wire, Nocturnal Koreans
  • Stalk-Forrest Group, St. Cecilia: The Elektra Recordings

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

Eugene Chadbourne, There'll Be No Tears Tonight
  • Steven Halpern & Georgia Kelly, Ancient Echoes
  • Autechre, Garbage
  • Autechre, Amber
  • Autechre, Anvil Vapre
  • Sunn O))), Black One (disc 1)
  • The Birthday Party, Mutiny
  • The Birthday Party, The Bad Seed
  • Rowland S. Howard, Pop Crimes
  • Rowland S. Howard, Teenage Snuff Film
  • feedtime, Gas
  • The Bats, Daddy’s Highway
  • Small Faces, The Immediate Years 1967–1969
  • Eugene Chadbourne, There’ll Be No Tears Tonight
  • Lorde, Pure Heroine
  • Khalid, American Teen

Monday, April 10, 2017

Monday, April 10, 2017

The Birthday Party, Junkyard
  • Terry Riley, Descending Moonshine Dervishes
  • Brian Eno, Discreet Music
  • Brian Eno, Ambient 4: On Land
  • Brian Eno, Apollo: Atmospheres & Soundtracks
  • Keith Fullerton Whitman, Playthroughs
  • The Hafler Trio, A Bag of Cats
  • Sunn O))), Black One (disc 2)
  • The Birthday Party, Junkyard
  • Small Faces, Small Faces
  • Young Galaxy, Ultramarine
  • Wrabel, Sideways + “Bloodstain” + “11 Blocks”

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Sunday, April 9, 2017

Wire, Nocturnal Koreans
  • Arthur Blythe, In Concert: Metamorphosis/The Grip
  • Wire, Nocturnal Koreans
  • The Birthday Party, Prayers on Fire
  • The Birthday Party, Hee-Haw
  • Stalk-Forrest Group, St. Cecilia: The Elektra Recordings

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Saturday, April 8, 2017

feedtime, Gas
  • If, Bwana, Wah Yu Wan
  • Georg Gräwe, Stills and Stories
  • Okkyung Lee, Ghil
  • J.D. Allen, Americana: Musings on Jazz and Blues
  • The Bats, Daddy’s Highway
  • feedtime, Gas
  • feedtime, Suction
  • Small Faces, Small Faces

Friday, April 7, 2017

Friday, April 7, 2017

Blue Oyster Cult, Tyranny and Mutation
  • Arthur Blythe, Blythe Spirit
  • Tashi Dorji, Solo Acoustic, Vol. 13
  • The Bats, Compiletely Bats
  • feedtime, Billy
  • Blue Öyster Cult, Tyranny and Mutation

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Blue Öyster Cult, Blue Öyster Cult
  • The Clean, Anthology (disc 1)
  • Blue Öyster Cult, Blue Öyster Cult

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

Small Faces, Small Faces, Decca
  • Laraaji, Celestial Vibration
  • Wire, Nocturnal Koreans
  • The Clean, Anthology (disc 2)
  • Small Faces, Small Faces

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

Tuesday, April 4, 2017

The Bats, Daddy's Highway
  • Wire, Nocturnal Koreans
  • Major Stars, Motion Set
  • The Bats, Daddy’s Highway
  • Stalk-Forrest Group, St. Cecilia: The Elektra Recordings

Monday, April 3, 2017

Monday, April 3, 2017

Arthur Blythe, Basic Blythe
  • Merzbow, Pulse Vegan 7″
  • Sun Ra, The Intergalactic Thing (disc 1)
  • Arthur Blythe, Basic Blythe
  • Count Basie, Classic Columbia, Okeh and Vocalion Lester Young with Count Basie (1936-1940) (disc 1)
  • The Bats, Compiletely Bats

March 2017 reading & viewing

H.P. Lovecraft, At the Mountains of Madness

fiction:

  • H.P. Lovecraft, At the Mountains of Madness
  • Barbara Pym, The Sweet Dove Died

nonfiction:

  • John Elder Robison, Switched On: A Memoir of Brain Change and Emotional Awakening
  • Bryan Waterman, Marquee Moon (33 1/3)

comics:

  • Ben Snakepit, Snakepit Gets Old

movies (video):

  • John Hough, Escape to Witch Mountain
  • Woody Allen, Annie Hall *

* = re-read/re-view

Sunday, April 2, 2017

Sunday, April 2, 2017

George Michael, One More Try
  • George Gurdjieff & Thomas de Hartmann, The Music of Gurdjieff/de Hartmann (disc 2)
  • The Bats, Compiletely Bats
  • Small Faces, Small Faces
  • George Michael, “One More Try”

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Arthur Blythe, Illusions
  • Arthur Blythe, Illusions
  • Dexter Gordon, Our Man in Paris
  • Windy & Carl, Introspection (Singles & Rarities 1993–2000) (disc 1)

Friday, March 31, 2017

Friday, March 31, 2017

Wrabel, Bloodstain
  • Windy & Carl, Introspection (Singles & Rarities 1993–2000) (disc 3)
  • Wrabel, Sideways + “Bloodstain” + “11 Blocks”

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Thursday, March 30, 2017

Joe McPhee, André Jaume, Nuclear Family
  • Arthur Blythe, Lenox Avenue Breakdown
  • Arthur Blythe, Bush Baby
  • Joe McPhee & André Jaume, Nuclear Family
  • The Pop Group, We Are All Prostitutes
  • Stalk-Forrest Group, St. Cecilia: The Elektra Recordings
  • Small Faces, Small Faces

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Spherical Objects, Past and Parcel
  • Sun Ra, God Is More Than Love Can Ever Be
  • Sun Ra, The Intergalactic Thing (disc 2)
  • Spherical Objects, Past & Parcel
  • The Clean, Anthology (disc 2)
  • The Bats, Compiletely Bats
  • Wrabel, Sideways + “Bloodstain” + “11 Blocks”

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Shawn David McMillen, Catfish
  • Shawn David McMillen, Catfish
  • Fred Frith & Darren Johnston, Everybody’s Somebody’s Nobody
  • Sun Ra, The Intergalactic Thing (disc 1)
  • Joe Morris, Racket Club
  • Eugene Chadbourne, There’ll Be No Tears Tonight
  • Alastair Galbraith, Morse
  • The Bats, Compiletely Bats
  • Stalk-Forrest Group, St. Cecilia: The Elektra Recordings
  • Small Faces, Small Faces

Monday, March 27, 2017

Monday, March 27, 2017

Smog, Knock Knock
  • Joe Morris, Antennae
  • Hair Police, Certainty of Swarms
  • Sightings, End Times
  • Cabaret Voltaire, 2 X 45
  • Spherical Objects, Past & Parcel
  • The Bats, Compiletely Bats
  • Smog, Knock Knock
  • Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Lie Down in the Light
  • Paul Simon, Stranger to Stranger

Sunday, March 26, 2017

Sunday, March 26, 2017

François Bayle, Jeîta
  • François Bayle, Erosphère
  • François Bayle, Grande Polyphonie
  • François Bayle, Jeîta

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Saturday, March 25, 2017

Wrabel, Sideways
  • The Pop Group, We Are All Prostitutes
  • Wrabel, Sideways + “11 Blocks” + “Bloodstain”

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Charles Mingus, Blues and Roots
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Last Concert (disc 2)
  • Charles Mingus, Blues & Roots

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Thursday, March 23, 2017

Wrabel, 11 Blocks
  • Dr. J.K. Sutherland, Armenian Melodies
  • Sun Ra, Featuring Pharoah Sanders & Black Harold
  • Charles Mingus, Blues & Roots
  • Television, Marquee Moon
  • Spherical Objects, Past & Parcel
  • Smog, Knock Knock
  • Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Lie Down in the Light
  • Paul Simon, The Rhythm of the Saints
  • Paul Simon, Stranger to Stranger
  • Wrabel, Sideways + “11 Blocks” + “Bloodstain”

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Jeff Parker, Slight Freedom
  • John Luther Adams, In the White Silence
  • Merzbow, Agni Hotra (Merzbox, disc 17)
  • Keiji Haino / Jim O’Rourke / Oren Ambarchi, Only Wanting to Melt Beautifully Away…
  • Jeff Parker, Slight Freedom
  • Television, The Blow-Up (disc 1)
  • Alastair Galbraith, Gaudylight 7″
  • Bryan Ferry, These Foolish Things

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Kevin Drumm, Taku Sugimoto, Duo
  • Dafeldecker/Kurzmann/et al, Charhizma 002
  • Kevin Drumm, Kevin Drumm
  • Kevin Drumm & Taku Sugimoto, Duo
  • Fred Frith & Darren Johnston, Everybody’s Somebody’s Nobody
  • Loren Mazzacane & Suzanne Langille, Come Night
  • Alastair Galbraith, Morse
  • The Pop Group, We Are All Prostitutes
  • Butthole Surfers, Locust Abortion Technician

Monday, March 20, 2017

Monday, March 20, 2017

Kevin Drumm, I Have a Computer
  • Kevin Drumm, I Have a Computer (disc 2)
  • Kevin Drumm / Taku Sugimoto, Folie á Deux (split)
  • Joe Morris, Beautiful Existence
  • Carla Bley, Jazz Realities
  • Paul Bley, Ramblin’
  • Paul Bley, Turns
  • Paul Bley, Closer

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Kevin Drumm, Toronto May 2000
  • Kevin Drumm, Toronto May 2000
  • Kevin Drumm & Lasse Marhaug, Frozen by Blizzard Winds
  • Michael Esposito & Kevin Drumm, The Icy Echoer 7″
  • Cecil Taylor & Dominic Duval, The Last Dance (disc 1)
  • Cecil Taylor, Akisakila (disc 2)
  • Carla Bley, Trios
  • Alastair Galbraith, Gaudylight 7″
  • Smog, Knock Knock
  • Smog, Red Apple Falls
  • Paul Simon, Stranger to Stranger
  • Chuck Berry, The Great Twenty-Eight

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Pauline Oliveros, Accordion and Voice
  • Pauline Oliveros, Accordion & Voice
  • Angharad Davies & Axel Dörner, A.D.
  • Keith Rowe, City Music for Electric Guitar 7″
  • Sun Ra, The Intergalactic Thing (disc 2)
  • Cecil Taylor & Dominic Duval, The Last Dance (disc 2)
  • Cecil Taylor, Akisakila (disc 1)
  • Cecil Taylor, The Complete Candid Recordings of Cecil Taylor and Buell Neidlinger (disc 4)
  • Bo Diddley & Chuck Berry, Two Great Guitars
  • Television, Double Exposure
  • Spherical Objects, Past & Parcel
  • Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Lie Down in the Light
  • Paul Simon, The Rhythm of the Saints
  • Wrabel, Sideways + “Bloodstain” + “11 Blocks”

Friday, March 17, 2017

Friday, March 17, 2017

The Pop Group, We Are All Prostitutes
  • Merzbow, Dying Mapa Tapes 2–3 (Merzbox, disc 16)
  • Sun Ra, The Intergalactic Thing (disc 1)
  • Cecil Taylor, Silent Tongues
  • Cecil Taylor, Nefertiti, the Beautiful One Has Come (disc 2)
  • Cecil Taylor, The Complete Candid Recordings of Cecil Taylor and Buell Neidlinger (disc 3)
  • Charles Mingus, Blues & Roots
  • Autechre, Envane
  • The Pop Group, We Are All Prostitutes
  • The Pop Group, Y
  • John Greaves / Peter Blegvad / Lisa Herman, Kew. Rhone.
  • Alastair Galbraith, Morse
  • The Velvet Underground, 1969 (disc 2)
  • Bryan Ferry, These Foolish Things

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Thursday, March 16, 2017

Cecil Taylor, For Olim
  • The Jazz Composer’s Orchestra, The Jazz Composer’s Orchestra (feat. Cecil Taylor)
  • Cecil Taylor, Garden (disc 1)
  • Cecil Taylor, For Olim
  • Cecil Taylor, Nefertiti, the Beautiful One Has Come (disc 1)
  • Cecil Taylor, Mixed
  • Cecil Taylor, The Complete Candid Recordings of Cecil Taylor and Buell Neidlinger (disc 1)
  • Misha Mengelberg, Senne Sing Song
  • The 13th Floor Elevators, Easter Everywhere
  • The 13th Floor Elevators, The Psychedelic Sounds of the 13th Floor Elevators
  • Alastair Galbraith, Gaudylight 7″
  • Stevie Wonder, Fulfillingness’ First Finale

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Tashi Dorji, Tyler Damon, Both Will Escape
  • Tashi Dorji & Tyler Damon, Both Will Escape
  • Television, Marquee Moon
  • Low, Secret Name

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Bonnie Prince Billy, Lie Down in the Light
  • Ballister, Worse for the Wear
  • Built to Spill, You in Reverse
  • Bonnie “Prince” Billy, Lie Down in the Light
  • Paul Simon, Stranger to Stranger
  • Paul Simon, The Rhythm of the Saints
  • George Michael, Greatest Hits (disc 2)

Monday, March 13, 2017

Monday, March 13, 2017

If, Bwana, Organ Life
  • Brian Eno, Discreet Music
  • If, Bwana, Organ Life
  • Alastair Galbraith, Gaudylight 7″
  • Television, Marquee Moon
  • Bryan Ferry, These Foolish Things
  • Larry Dixon, Can’t Price Love
  • The Rolling Stones, Now!

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Sunday, March 12, 2017

Spill, Fluoresce
  • George Gurdjieff, Harmonic Development: The Complete Harmonium Recordings 1948–49 (disc 2)
  • Philip Glass, Music with Changing Parts
  • John Butcher & Ståle Liavik Solberg, So Beautiful, It Starts to Rain
  • Willem Breuker, The Message
  • Ellery Eskelin, Ramifications
  • Steve Lacy, New Jazz Meeting, Baden-Baden 2002
  • Spill, Fluoresce
  • Autechre, elseq 1–5 (disc 5)
  • Windy & Carl, Introspection (Singles & Rarities 1993–2000) (disc 3)
  • John Greaves / Peter Blegvad / Lisa Herman, Kew. Rhone.
  • The Magnetic Fields, 50 Song Memoir (disc 1)
  • Rolling Stones, Exile on Main St.
  • Stevie Wonder, Fulfillingness’ First Finale

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Autechre, Tri Repetae
  • John Luther Adams, In the White Silence
  • Jon Hassell, Vernal Equinox
  • Charlie Haden, Liberation Music Orchestra
  • Autechre, Tri Repetae
  • Aphex Twin, Come to Daddy
  • Roxy Music, Siren
  • Roxy Music, For Your Pleasure
  • George Michael, Greatest Hits (disc 2)