Friday, May 27, 2016

Friday, May 27, 2016

C. Spencer Yeh, Okkyung Lee, Lasse Marhaug, Wake Up Awesome
  • Richard Strauss, Elektra (Solti 1967) (disc 2)
  • John Cale, Stainless Gamelan: Inside The Dream Syndicate Volume III
  • John Cale, Dream Interpretation: Inside The Dream Syndicate Volume II
  • Omit, Quad (disc 3)
  • C. Spencer Yeh / Okkyung Lee / Lasse Marhaug, Wake Up Awesome
  • Senyawa, Menjadi
  • Paul Bley, Mr. Joy
  • Gétatchèw Mèkurya, Moa Anbessa
  • Esplendor Geometrico, Prehistoric Sounds: Necrosis & More 1980–1981
  • PJ Harvey, The Hope Six Demolition Project
  • Lee Perry, Roast Fish Collie Weed & Corn Bread
  • Prince, 3121
  • Prince, Love Symbol
  • Prince, Diamonds and Pearls
  • Prince, The B-Sides

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Wayne Rogers, Ego River
  • Richard Strauss, Elektra (Solti 1967) (disc 1)
  • John Butcher, Fixations (14) Solo Saxophone Improvisations 1997–2000
  • Wayne Rogers, Ego River
  • Wayne Rogers, The Seven Arms of the Sun
  • The Coctails, Peel
  • Elvis Costello, King of America
  • Bob Dylan, Highway 61 Revisited
  • Ambitious Lovers, Greed
  • Prince, Purple Rain
  • Prince, 1999
  • Prince, Ultimate (disc 2)
  • Rembetika: Greek Music from the Underground (JSP) (disc 1)

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Wednesday, May 25, 2016

Steve Lacy, Hooky
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen, Klavierstücke (David Tudor, piano)
  • Derek Bailey, String Theory
  • Steve Lacy, Hooky
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Mama and Daddy
  • Diamanda Galás, The Singer
  • Diamanda Galás, You Must Be Certain of the Devil
  • Sonic Youth, Bad Moon Rising
  • Richard Hell & the Voidoids, Blank Generation
  • John Cale, Paris 1919
  • Beck, Sea Change
  • Weekend, La Varieté
  • Lee Perry, Eastwood Rides Again
  • The Ventures, Walk—Don’t Run: The Best of The Ventures

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Leadbelly, King of the 12-String Guitar
  • Peter Kolovos, Black Colors
  • Carla Bley, Escalator over the Hill (disc 2)
  • Leadbelly, King of the 12-String Guitar

Monday, May 23, 2016

Monday, May 23, 2016

Sun Ra, Lanquidity
  • J.S. Bach, Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin (Paul Zukofsky) (disc 2)
  • Brian Eno, Ambient 4: On Land
  • Steve Coleman, Functional Arrhythmias
  • Sun Ra, Lanquidity
  • Richard Hell & the Voidoids, Blank Generation

Sunday, May 22, 2016

May 20–22, 2016

Joe Morris, Sweatshop
  • Joe Morris, Symbolic Gesture
  • Joe Morris, Sweatshop
  • Fripp & Eno, Evening Star
  • Brian Eno, Taking Tiger Mountain (by Strategy)
  • David Bowie, Station to Station

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Thursday, May 19, 2016

Karlheinz Stockhausen, Pierre Boulez, New Directions in Music
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen / Pierre Boulez, New Directions in Music
  • The Thing, Shake
  • Kraftwerk, Autobahn
  • Brian Eno, Another Green World

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Wednesday, May 18, 2016

Julius Hemphill, Dogon A.D.
  • Philip Glass, Music with Changing Parts
  • Julius Hemphill, Dogon A.D.
  • The Velvet Underground, The Velvet Underground and Nico
  • David Bowie, Station to Station

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Tuesday, May 17, 2016

Brian Eno, Another Green World
  • Brian Eno, Another Green World
  • Lightnin’ Hopkins, Classic Sides 1946–1951 (disc 1)

Monday, May 16, 2016

Monday, May 16, 2016

Wayne Rogers, The Seven Arms of the Sun
  • Wayne Rogers, Infinite for Now
  • Wayne Rogers, The Seven Arms of the Sun
  • Weekend, La Varieté
  • Lee Perry, Eastwood Rides Again
  • The Ventures, Walk—Don't Run: The Best of The Ventures
  • Rembetika: Greek Music from the Underground (JSP) (disc 1)

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Sunday, May 15, 2016

Joe Morris Trio, Symbolic Gesture
  • Cecil Taylor & Tony Oxley, Leaf Palm Hand
  • Joe Morris, Symbolic Gesture
  • The Velvet Underground, The Velvet Underground and Nico

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Saturday, May 14, 2016

Michael Pisaro, Hearing Metal 1
  • Michael Pisaro, Hearing Metal 1 (2008–2009)
  • Brian Eno, Another Green World

Friday, May 13, 2016

Friday, May 13, 2016

Polwechsel, John Tilbury, Field
  • Polwechsel & John Tilbury, Field
  • The Velvet Underground, The Velvet Underground and Nico
  • Henry Threadgill, Old Locks and Irregular Verbs
  • Prince, Purple Rain
  • Prince, Lovesexy

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Thursday, May 12, 2016

Steve Coleman, Five Elements, Functional Arrhythmias
  • Steve Coleman & Five Elements, Functional Arrhythmias
  • Prince, Dirty Mind

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Steve Coleman, Council of Balance, Synovial Joints
  • Kid Millions & Jim Sauter, Beaneries
  • Henry Threadgill, Up Popped the Two Lips
  • Steve Coleman, Synovial Joints

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Tuesday, May 10, 2016

Jim Hobbs, Laurence Cook, Tragedies of Love
  • Jim Hobbs & Laurence Cook, Tragedies of Love
  • Prince, Parade

Monday, May 9, 2016

May 7–9, 2016

Wadada Leo Smith, Red Sulphur Sky
  • Wadada Leo Smith, Red Sulphur Sky
  • Anthony Braxton & Joe Morris, Four Improvisations (Duo) 2007

Friday, May 6, 2016

Friday, May 6, 2016

Tony Conrad, Fantastic Glissando
  • Charlemagne Palestine & Tony Conrad, An Aural Symbiotic Mystery
  • Tony Conrad, Fantastic Glissando
  • Tony Conrad, Slapping Pythagoras
  • C. Spencer Yeh, Solo Voice I–X

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Thursday, May 5, 2016

Cecil Taylor, Air Above Mountains (Buildings Within)
  • The Necks, Open
  • Cecil Taylor, Air Above Mountains (Buildings Within)
  • Gastr del Sol, Mirror Repair
  • The Ex, At Bimhuis (1991–2015) (disc 2)
  • Essential Logic, Fanfare in the Garden (disc 1)
  • Prince, Sign O’ the Times (disc 2)
  • Prince, Dirty Mind

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Gate, Saturday Night Fever
  • Richard Strauss, Elektra (Georg Solti, Birgit Nilsson, Vienna Philharmonic, 1967) (disc 1)
  • Mark Fell, UL8
  • Ken Vandermark, Site Specific (disc 1)
  • Miles Davis, Ascenseur pour l'échafaud
  • Gate, Saturday Night Fever
  • Gastr del Sol, Camoufleur
  • The Ex, At Bimhuis (1991–2015) (disc 1)
  • Wire, Nocturnal Koreans
  • Wayne Rogers, The Seven Arms of the Sun

March–April 2016 reading & viewing

Lars Iyer, Exodus

nonfiction:

  • Timothy M. Rohan, The Architecture of Paul Rudolph
  • Katie Roiphe, Uncommon Arrangements: Seven Portraits of Married Life in London Literary Circles, 1910–1939
  • Chris Offutt, My Father, the Pornographer
  • John Corbett, A Listener’s Guide to Free Improvisation
  • Alan Warner, Tago Mago (33 1/3)

fiction:

  • Lars Iyer, Exodus
  • Katharine Mansfield, In a German Pension
  • Barbara Pym, A Glass of Blessings
  • Larry Kramer, Faggots

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Beck, Sea Change
  • Steve Lacy, Straws
  • Steve Lacy, Roba
  • Steve Lacy, November
  • Steve Lacy, Disposability
  • Earth, Hex; or Printing in the Infernal Method
  • Gastr del Sol, The Serpentine Similar
  • Beck, Sea Change
  • The Coctails, The Coctails
  • Weekend, La Varieté
  • Lee Perry, Eastwood Rides Again
  • The Ventures, Walk—Don't Run: The Best of The Ventures
  • Rembetika: Greek Music from the Underground (disc 1)

Monday, May 2, 2016

Wednesday, May 2, 2016

Gastr del Sol, Crookt, Crackt or Fly
  • Harry Bertoia, Here and Now
  • Tobias Delius, Apa Ini
  • Atomic School Days, Distil (disc 1)
  • Volcano the Bear, The Inhazer Decline
  • Loren Connors, Evangeline
  • Gastr del Sol, Crookt, Crackt, or Fly
  • Joanna Newsom, Have One on Me (disc 1)
  • Stereolab, Cobra and Phases Group Play Voltage in the Milky Night

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Sunday, May 1, 2016

Cecil Taylor, Indent
  • Harry Bertoia, Ocean Mysteries / Softly Played
  • Tony Conrad, Early Minimalism: Volume One (disc 2)
  • Charlemagne Palestine, Sharing a Sonority
  • John Zorn, The Hermetic Organ
  • Cecil Taylor, Indent
  • Cecil Taylor, Nuits de la Fondation Maeght (disc 1)
  • The Art Ensemble of Chicago, 1967/68 (disc 5)
  • Gastr del Sol, The Harp Factory on Lake Street
  • P.J. Harvey, Stories from the City, Stories from the Sea
  • Prince, Musicology
  • Prince, Lovesexy

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Saturday, April 30, 2016

Gastr del Sol, Mirror Repair
  • Intersystems, Peachy
  • Mike Kelley, Kandor 10 / Extracurricular Activity Projective Reconstruction #34, Kandor 12 / Extracurricular Activity Projective Reconstruction #35
  • Gastr del Sol, Camoufleur
  • Gastr del Sol, Upgrade and Afterlife
  • Gastr del Sol, Mirror Repair
  • The Coctails, The Coctails
  • Earth, Hex; or Printing in the Infernal Method
  • Paul Simon, Still Crazy After All These Years

Friday, April 29, 2016

Friday, April 29, 2016

Gastr del Sol, The Serpentine Similar
  • Cecil Taylor, Akisakila
  • Cecil Taylor, Nefertiti, the Beautiful One Has Come (disc 1)
  • Gastr del Sol, The Serpentine Similar
  • Hugo Largo, Drum
  • Weekend, La Varieté
  • Lee Perry, Eastwood Rides Again
  • Al Green, I’m Still in Love with You
  • Prince, Sign O’ the Times (disc 1)
  • Prince, Parade
  • Prince, Around the World in a Day
  • Prince, Purple Rain
  • Prince, Controversy
  • Prince, Dirty Mind

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Thursday, April 28, 2016

Prince, Prince
  • Richard Strauss, Elektra (Metropolitan Opera, 1966) (disc 1)
  • Intersystems, Free Psychedelic Poster Inside
  • Steve Coleman, Functional Arrhythmias
  • Jimmy Lyons & Andrew Cyrille, Burnt Offering
  • Alan Shorter, Orgasm
  • The Dead C, Harsh 70s Reality
  • Gastr del Sol, Crookt, Crackt or Fly
  • The Coctails, The Coctails
  • Beck, Sea Change
  • Sheila E., The Glamorous Life
  • Prince, Prince

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Wednesday, April 27, 2016

Prince, Musicology
  • Douglas Lilburn, Complete Electro-Acoustic Works (disc 1)
  • Ken Vandermark & Paal Nilssen-Love, Letter to a Stranger
  • Thelonious Monk, Thelonious Himself
  • Sheila E., Romance 1600
  • Prince, Musicology
  • Prince, For You

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Thelonious Monk, The Unique Thelonious Monk
  • Douglas Lilburn, Complete Electro-Acoustic Works (disc 2)
  • John Zorn, The Hermetic Organ
  • Charlemagne Palestine, Continuous Sound Forms
  • The Necks, Aquatic
  • Thelonious Monk, The Unique Thelonious Monk
  • Low, Transmission
  • Hugo Largo, Drum
  • Parquet Courts, Human Performance
  • Prince, Lovesexy
  • Prince, Parade
  • Prince, Sign O’ the Times (disc 2)

Monday, April 25, 2016

Monday, April 25, 2016

Prince, Around the World in a Day
  • Organum, Sanctus
  • Isolde Touch, Secretary of Sensation
  • Tony Conrad & Faust, Outside the Dream Syndicate
  • Gastr del Sol, Camoufleur
  • Gastr del Sol, Upgrade & Afterlife
  • Gastr del Sol, Mirror Repair
  • Gastr del Sol, The Serpentine Similar
  • The Coctails, The Coctails
  • Bülent Ortaçgil, Benimle Oynar Mısın
  • The Magnetic Fields, 69 Love Songs (disc 3)
  • Prince, Around the World in a Day
  • The Ventures, Play the “Batman” Theme

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Sunday, April 24, 2016

Prince, Controversy
  • Tony Oxley, 4 Compositions for Sextet
  • Tony Oxley, The Baptised Traveller
  • Can, The Peel Sessions
  • Prince, Controversy
  • Prince, Dirty Mind

Saturday, April 23, 2016

Saturday, April 23, 2016

Prince, Sign O' the Times
  • Prince, Sign O’ the Times (disc 2)

Friday, April 22, 2016

Friday, April 22, 2016

Prince, Parade
  • Intersystems, Free Psychedelic Poster Inside
  • Thelonious Monk, Brilliant Corners
  • Thelonious Monk, Plays Duke Ellington
  • Tortoise, The Catastrophist
  • Parquet Courts, Human Performance
  • Prince, Sign O’ the Times (disc 1)
  • Prince, Parade
  • Prince, Around the World in a Day
  • Prince, Purple Rain
  • Prince, 1999
  • Prince, Controversy

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Thursday, April 21, 2016

Intersystems, Peachy
  • Intersystems, Peachy
  • Gastr del Sol / Tony Conrad, The Japanese Room at La Pagode / May 7″
  • Can, Out of Reach
  • The Velvet Underground, The Velvet Underground
  • Bülent Ortaçgil, Benimle Oynar Mısın
  • The Ventures, Play the “Batman” Theme

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Roxy Music, Roxy Music
  • Günter Christmann / Maarten van Altena / Paul Lovens, Weavers
  • Low, Transmission
  • Roxy Music, Roxy Music
  • Wings, Venus and Mars

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Sightings, Amusers and Puzzlers
  • Harry Bertoia, Swinging Bars / Vulcans Play
  • Douglas Lilburn, Complete Electro-Acoustic Works (disc 2)
  • B.C. Gilbert, Ordier
  • Jed Speare, Sound Works 1982–1987 (disc 2)
  • Intersystems, Number One
  • Henry Threadgill, In for a Penny, In for a Pound (disc 2)
  • Joshua Abrams, Represencing
  • Cecil Taylor, One Too Many Salty Swift and Not Goodbye (disc 2)
  • Albert Ayler, Stockholm, Berlin 1966
  • Sightings, Amusers and Puzzlers
  • Dial, Western Front
  • Tortoise, The Catastrophist
  • Can, Can
  • Parquet Courts, Human Performance
  • Low, Transmission
  • Bülent Ortaçgil, Benimle Oynar Mısın

Monday, April 18, 2016

Monday, April 18, 2016

Bonnie Prince Billy, Beware
  • Douglas Lilburn, Complete Electro-Acoustic Works (disc 3)
  • Can, Tago Mago
  • Can, Ege Bamyasi
  • Isolde Touch, Secretary of Sensation
  • Bonnie Prince Billy, Beware
  • Paul Simon, Still Crazy After All These Years
  • Wings, Venus and Mars

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Sunday, April 17, 2016

Kate Bush, Hounds of Love
  • Richard Wagner, Tristan und Isolde (Berlin Philharmoniker, Daniel Barenboim, cond.) (disc 1)
  • Kate Bush, Hounds of Love

Friday, April 15, 2016

Friday, April 15, 2016

Muhal Richard Abrams, Mama and Daddy
  • Mnortham, Memoirs of Four Discarded Objects
  • B.C. Gilbert, Ordier
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Mama and Daddy

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Douglas Lilburn, Complete Electro-Acoustic Works
  • Douglas Lilburn, Complete Electro-Acoustic Works (disc 3)

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

Can, Tago Mago
  • Douglas Lilburn, Complete Electro-Acoustic Works (disc 2)
  • Tony Conrad, Ten Years Alive on the Infinite Plain 7″
  • Can, Tago Mago
  • J.S. Bach, Sonatas and Partitas for Solo Violin (Paul Zukofsky, violin) (disc 2)

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

John Cale, Tony Conrad, Angus MacLise, La Monte Young, Marian Zazeela, Inside the Dream Syndicate, Volume I: Day of Niagara (1965)
  • John Cale / Tony Conrad / Angus MacLise / La Monte Young / Marian Zazeela, Inside the Dream Syndicate, Volume I: Day of Niagara (1965)
  • Douglas Lilburn, Complete Electro-Acoustic Works (disc 1)
  • Alan Shorter, Orgasm
  • Isolde Touch, Secretary of Sensation
  • Sun City Girls, Sumatran Electric Chair
  • Sun City Girls, Superculto
  • Weather Report, Mr. Gone

Monday, April 11, 2016

Monday, April 11, 2016

Henry Threadgill, Ensemble Double Up, Old Locks and Irregular Verbs
  • Tony Conrad, Four Violins
  • Wadada Leo Smith, Ten Freedom Summers (disc 3)
  • Henry Threadgill’s Ensemble Double Up, Old Locks and Irregular Verbs
  • Jason Adasiewicz, From the Region
  • Don Cherry, Symphony for Improvisers
  • Low, Secret Name
  • Bülent Ortaçgil, Benimle Oynar Mısın

Sunday, April 10, 2016

Saturday, April 10, 2016

The Coctails, Popcorn Box
  • Tortoise, The Catastrophist
  • The Coctails, Popcorn Box (disc 3)
  • The Clean, Anthology (disc 1)
  • Low, Transmission
  • Bonnie Prince Billy, Beware
  • Wings, Venus and Mars

Saturday, April 9, 2016

Saturday, April 9, 2016

Stereolab, Aluminum Tunes
  • Bitchin Bajas and Bonnie Prince Billy, Epic Jammers and Fortunate Little Ditties
  • Tortoise, Tortoise
  • The Coctails, Popcorn Box (disc 2)
  • Stereolab, Fab Four Suture
  • Stereolab, Aluminum Tunes (disc 2)
  • Stereolab, Peng!

Friday, April 8, 2016

Friday, April 8, 2016

Nicole Mitchell, Tomeka Reid, Mike Reed, Artifacts
  • Jed Speare, Sound Works 1982–1987 (disc 1)
  • Ernst Karel, Heard Laboratories
  • Tatsuya Nakatani & Forbes Graham, Essences
  • Jeb Bishop & Tim Daisy, Old Shoulders
  • Pandelis Karayorgis Quintet, Afterimage
  • Wildflowers: The New York Loft Jazz Sessions (disc 1)
  • Wadada Leo Smith, Ten Freedom Summers (disc 2)
  • Loose Assembly w/ Roscoe Mitchell, Empathetic Parts
  • Nicole Mitchell / Tomeka Reid / Mike Reed, Artifacts
  • Tomeka Reid, Tomeka Reid Quartet
  • Don Cherry, Symphony for Improvisers
  • The Coctails, Popcorn Box (disc 1)
  • The Ventures, Walk—Don't Run: The Best of The Ventures

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Mirror, Still Valley
  • Brian Eno, Thursday Afternoon
  • Mirror, Still Valley
  • Michael Morley, A word to you who have great possessions (Gate 1979–1989)
  • Alan Shorter, Orgasm (feat. Gato Barbieri)
  • Sun City Girls, Sumatran Electric Chair
  • Sun City Girls, Superculto
  • Tortoise, The Catastrophist
  • Paul Simon, The Rhythm of the Saints

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Isolde Touch, Secretary of Sensation
  • Borbetomagus, Coelacanth 7″
  • Peter Kowald, Bass Duets
  • Don Cherry, Complete Communion (feat. Gato Barbieri)
  • Group Bombino, Guitars from Agadez, Vol. 2
  • The Coctails, Long Sound
  • Isolde Touch, Secretary of Sensation
  • Bonnie Prince Billy, Beware
  • Frank Zappa, Sheik Yerbouti

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

The Ventures, Batman Theme
  • Gamelan Joged Bumbung: Suar Agung (King)
  • Gamelan Semar Pegulingan Saih Pitu: The Heavenly Orchestra of Bali (CMP)
  • Bismillah Khan, Shaan-e-Shehnai Vol. 2
  • Tony Buck, Self Contained Underwater Breathing Apparatus
  • Sonny Rollins, Complete Live at the Village Gate 1962 (disc 4)
  • Jerry Bergonzi, Shifting Gears
  • Paul Bley / Gary Peacock / Barry Altschul, Virtuosi
  • Sun City Girls, Wah
  • Fela Kuti, Stalemate
  • Joanna Newsom, Have One on Me (disc 3)
  • Wings, Venus and Mars
  • The Ventures, Batman Theme

Monday, April 4, 2016

Monday, April 4, 2016

Getatchew Mekurya, Ethiopiques 14, Negus of Ethiopian Sax
  • Gétatchèw Mèkurya, Ethiopiques 14: Negus of Ethiopian Sax
  • Fela Kuti, Sorrow, Tears & Blood
  • Sun City Girls, Superculto
  • Gong, Flying Teapot
  • Frank Zappa, Zoot Allures
  • U2, Achtung Baby