Friday, November 17, 2017

Friday, November 17, 2017

Josephine Foster, Hazel Eyes, I Will Lead You
  • Josephine Foster, Hazel Eyes, I Will Lead You
  • Bad Brains, Rock for Light
  • Hüsker Dü, Savage Young Dü (disc 2)

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Hüsker Dü, Savage Young Dü
  • Steve Reich, Octet/Music for a Large Ensemble/Violin Phase (ECM)
  • The Velvet Underground, The Velvet Underground and Nico
  • Hüsker Dü, Savage Young Dü (disc 1)
  • Cheap Trick, At Budokan: The Complete Concert (disc 2)
  • Medusa, First Step Beyond
  • Simon & Garfunkel, Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme
  • Neil Young, Decade (selected tracks)

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Sun Ra, Discipline 27-II
  • Tashi Dorji, Solo Acoustic, Vol. 13
  • Muhal Richard Abrams & Malachi Favors, Sightsong
  • Sun Ra, Discipline 27-II
  • Joshua Abrams & Natural Information Society, Simultonality
  • Negativland, Negativland
  • Mar, Trust in Nothing
  • Bedhead, Transaction de Novo
  • The Edge of Daybreak, Eyes of Love

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Bad Brains, I Against I
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Afrisong
  • Josephine Foster, Hazel Eyes, I Will Lead You
  • Bad Brains, Rock for Light
  • Bad Brains, I Against I
  • Royal Trux, Platinum Tips + Ice Cream
  • Cheap Trick, Dream Police
  • Cheap Trick, At Budokan: The Complete Concert (disc 2)
  • Cheap Trick, Found All the Parts
  • Van Halen, 1984
  • Van Halen, Van Halen

Monday, November 13, 2017

Monday, November 13, 2017

Kevin Drumm, The Next World Is Better
  • Kevin Drumm, The Next World Is Better 7″
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Mama and Daddy
  • Cheap Trick, At Budokan: The Complete Concert (disc 1)
  • Cheap Trick, Cheap Trick

Friday, November 10, 2017

Friday, November 9, 2017

Dollar Brand, African Piano
  • Dollar Brand, African Piano
  • Autechre, elseq 1–5 (disc 2)
  • Bad Brains, I Against I
  • Cheap Trick, At Budokan (disc 2)
  • Cheap Trick, Heaven Tonight

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Thursday, November 9, 2017

Nancy Sinatra, Lee Hazlewood, Nancy and Lee
  • Mar, Trust in Nothing
  • Big Black, Atomizer
  • Wire, A Bell Is a Cup Until It Is Struck
  • Cheap Trick, At Budokan: The Complete Concert (disc 1)
  • Nancy Sinatra & Lee Hazlewood, Nancy & Lee

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Cheap Trick, In Color
  • Ligeti / Donatoni (Ensemble InterContemporain)
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Afrisong
  • Deerhoof, Holdypaws
  • Träd, Gräs & Stenar, Träd, Gräs & Stenar
  • Cheap Trick, In Color
  • Van Halen, 1984

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Leroy Jenkins, Muhal Richard Abrams, Lifelong Ambitions
  • Marion Brown, Sweet Earth Flying (feat. Muhal Richard Abrams)
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Spihumonesty
  • Leroy Jenkins & Muhal Richard Abrams, Lifelong Ambitions
  • Josephine Foster, Hazel Eyes, I Will Lead You
  • Bedhead, Beheaded
  • Cheap Trick, Heaven Tonight

Monday, November 6, 2017

Monday, November 6, 2017

Muhal Richard Abrams, Afrisong
  • AMM, To Hear and Back Again
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Afrisong
  • Joni Mitchell, Miles of Aisles
  • Royal Trux, Platinum Tips + Ice Cream
  • Bad Brains, I Against I
  • Van Halen, Van Halen
  • Cheap Trick, At Budokan: The Complete Concert (disc 1)
  • Cheap Trick, Cheap Trick

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Sunday, November 5, 2017

Brekekekexkoaxkoax, Sudden Empire of Tears
  • 16 Northern Arapahoe Songs (Indian Records)
  • Brekekekexkoaxkoax, Sudden Empire of Tears
  • Sun Ra, Discipline 27-II
  • Eric Revis, Sing Me Some Cry
  • Paul Bley, The Paul Bley Synthesizer Show
  • Bedhead, Transaction de Novo
  • Capitalist Casualties, Disassembly Line
  • Bad Brains, Rock for Light
  • Cheap Trick, In Color

Saturday, November 4, 2017

Saturday, November 4, 2017

The Thing, Bag It!
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Things to Come from Those Now Gone
  • The Thing, Bag It! (disc 1)
  • Eddie Harris, Excursions (disc 1)
  • Fred Frith, Cheap at Half the Price
  • Gate, Saturday Night Fever
  • Deerhoof, Holdypaws
  • Bedhead, Beheaded
  • Low, I Could Live in Hope
  • Caroline Peyton, Intuition
  • Joni Mitchell, Hejira
  • Joni Mitchell, The Hissing of Summer Lawns
  • Joni Mitchell, Ladies of the Canyon
  • Neil Young, Decade (selected tracks)
  • Cheap Trick, Heaven Tonight
  • Cheap Trick, Found All the Parts
  • The B-52’s, Mesopotamia

August–October 2017 reading & viewing

fiction:

  • Edgar Allan Poe, The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket
  • Robert Heinlein, Podkayne of Mars
  • Thomas Disch, Camp Concentration *

nonfiction:

  • Oliver Sacks, Migraine
  • John McPhee, Draft No. 4
  • Steve Lowenthal, Dance of Death: The Life of John Fahey
  • (Barney Hoskyns, ed.), Joni: The Anthology

comics:

  • Gabrielle Bell, Everything Is Flammable

* = re-read/re-view

Friday, November 3, 2017

Friday, November 3, 2017

Muhal Richard Abrams, Malachi Favors, Sightsong
  • Roland Kayn, A Little Electronic Milky Way of Sound (disc 1)
  • Brekekekekexkoaxkoax, Drone Works
  • Muhal Richard Abrams & Malachi Favors, Sightsong
  • Bad Brains, Rock for Light
  • Royal Trux, Platinum Tips + Ice Cream
  • Van Halen, 1984

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Cheap Trick, At Budokan: The Complete Concert
  • Capitalist Casualties, Disassembly Line
  • Six Finger Satellite, Paranormalized
  • Cheap Trick, At Budokan: The Complete Concert (disc 1)
  • Cheap Trick, In Color
  • Cheap Trick, Cheap Trick
  • Van Halen, Van Halen

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Mammal, Let Me Die
  • 16 Gros Ventre & Assiniboine Songs (Indian Records)
  • Muhal Richard Abrams, Blu Blu Blu
  • Mammmal, Let Me Die
  • Gate, Damned Revolutions
  • Fred Frith, Cheap at Half the Price
  • Caroline Peyton, Intuition
  • Joni Mitchell, Clouds
  • Joni Mitchell, Miles of Aisles
  • Cheap Trick, At Budokan: The Complete Concert (disc 2)
  • Cheap Trick, Heaven Tonight

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Royal Trux, Platinum Tips + Ice Cream
  • Jordan De La Sierra, Gymnosphere: Song of the Rose (disc 1)
  • 16 Shoshone-Bannock Songs (Indian Records)
  • Barry Guy, Fizzles
  • Bedhead, Transaction de Novo
  • Bedhead, Bedheaded
  • Royal Trux, Platinum Tips + Ice Cream
  • Cheap Trick, In Color

Monday, October 30, 2017

Monday, October 30, 2017

Musique Bouddhique de Corée, Disques Vogue
  • Musique Bouddhique de Corée (Disques Vogue)
  • 24 Southern Cheyenne Peyote Songs (Indian Records)
  • Christmas Decorations, Oomycota
  • Richard H. Kirk, Time High Fiction
  • Deerhoof, Holdypaws
  • Buttons: From Champaign to Chicago (Numero Group)
  • Cheap Trick, At Budokan: The Complete Concert (disc 1)
  • Bo Diddley, Bo Diddley’s Beach Party
  • John Fahey, Of Rivers and Religion

Sunday, October 29, 2017

Sunday, October 29, 2017

12 Northern Cheyenne War Dance Songs, Indian Records
  • 12 Northern Cheyenne War Dance Songs (Indian Records)
  • Dirty Three, Dirty Three
  • John Fahey, Red Cross
  • John Fahey, After the Ball
  • Skip James, The Complete Early Recordings of Skip James
  • Blind Willie Johnson, Dark Was the Night
  • Caroline Peyton, Intuition
  • Joni Mitchell, Clouds
  • Led Zeppelin, Led Zeppelin III
  • Cheap Trick, Heaven Tonight
  • Cheap Trick, Cheap Trick

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Saturday, October 28, 2017

Bhob Rainey, From Null Lands Led, Starrily
  • Arnold Schoenberg, Erwartung, Chamber Symphony #1, Orchestral Variations (EMI)
  • Bhob Rainey, From Null Lands Led, Starrily
  • The Thing, Bag It!
  • Dave Holland, Conference of the Birds
  • John Fahey, Hard Time Empty Bottle Blues
  • John Fahey, The Voice of the Turtle
  • Joni Mitchell, Blue
  • Royal Trux, Platinum Tips + Ice Cream
  • Cheap Trick, In Color

Friday, October 27, 2017

Friday, October 27, 2017

  • George Gurdjieff, Sacred Hymns (Keith Jarrett, piano)
  • Kevin Drumm, Mithering the Skiving Gorm
  • Rova, A Short History
  • John Fahey, Womblife
  • John Fahey, Hitomi
  • John Fahey, City of Refuge
  • John Fahey, Georgia Stomps, Atlanta Struts, and Other Contemporary Dance Favorites
  • God Is My Co-Pilot, Sex Is For Making Babies
  • Deerhoof, The Runners Four
  • Six Finger Satellite, Paranormalized
  • Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin (disc 1)
  • Bedhead, Beheaded
  • Capitalist Casualties, Disassembly Line
  • Waylon Jennings, Ol’ Waylon

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Cheap Trick, Cheap Trick
  • Pharoah Sanders, Izipho Zam (My Gifts)
  • Cheap Trick, Cheap Trick

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Wednesday, October 25, 2017

Dirty Three, Dirty Three
  • Instrumental Music of the Southern Appalachians (Tradition)
  • Don Cherry, Live at Café Montmartre (disc 2)
  • Annette Peacock & Paul Bley, Dual Unity
  • Dirty Three, Dirty Three
  • Deerhoof, Holdypaws
  • Six Finger Satellite, The Pigeon Is the Most Popular Bird
  • The B-52’s, Mesopotamia
  • Buttons: From Champaign to Chicago (Numero Group)

Monday, October 23, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Six Finger Satellite, Paranormalized
  • Six Finger Satellite, Paranormalized
  • The B-52’s, Wild Planet
  • Opiuo, Omniversal

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Sunday, October 22, 2017

Capitalist Casualties, Disassembly Line
  • Dirty Three, Dirty Three
  • Capitalist Casualties, Disassembly Line
  • The B-52’s, Mesopotamia

Friday, October 20, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

John Fahey, Live in Tasmania
  • John Fahey, Live in Tasmania
  • Joni Mitchell, Clouds
  • Waylon Jennings, Ol’ Waylon
  • Opiuo, Omniversal

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

Jordan De La Sierra, Gymnosphere: Song of the Rose
  • Jordan De La Sierra, Gymnosphere: Song of the Rose (disc 2)
  • John Fahey, The Mill Pond
  • The Thing, Shake
  • Guided by Voices, Alien Lanes
  • Los Nombres, Los Nombres

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Buttons: From Champaign to Chicago, Numero Group
  • Maurizio Bianchi, Carcinosi
  • Maurizio Bianchi, Mectpyo Bakterium
  • God Is My Co-Pilot, Sex Is For Making Babies
  • Six Finger Satellite, Paranormalized
  • Buttons: From Champaign to Chicago (Numero Group)

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

John Fahey, Georgia Stomps, Atlanta Struts, and Other Contemporary Dance Favorites
  • Maurizio Bianchi, Symphony for a Genocide
  • John Fahey, Georgia Stomps, Atlanta Struts, and Other Contemporary Dance Favorites
  • John Fahey, Rain Forests, Oceans & Other Themes
  • John Fahey, Live in Tasmania
  • Dirty Three, Sad & Dangerous

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Guided by Voices, Alien Lanes
  • Deerhoof, Holdypaws
  • Guided by Voices, Alien Lanes
  • The Feelies, In Between
  • Neil Young, Hitchhiker
  • Waylon Jennings, Ol’ Waylon
  • Los Nombres, Los Nombres
  • Opiuo, Omniversal

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Sunday, October 15, 2017

Don Cherry, Live at Cafe Montmartre 1966
  • The Group, Live
  • Don Cherry, Live at Cafe Montmartre 1966 (disc 1)
  • Express Rising, Fixed Rope
  • Dirty Three, Dirty Three
  • Capitalist Casualties, Disassembly Line
  • Hüsker Dü, Zen Arcade
  • Hüsker Dü, Flip Your Wig

Saturday, October 14, 2017

Saturday, October 14, 2017

The Thing, Shake
  • Michael Nyman, The Piano
  • The Thing, Shake
  • Leo Cuypers, Heavy Days Are Here Again
  • Arthur Blythe, In the Tradition
  • Johnny Dyani, Song for Biko
  • John Fahey, The Mill Pond
  • John Fahey, Rain Forests, Oceans & Other Themes
  • Bedhead, Singles / EPs / B-Sides
  • Dirty Three, Sad & Dangerous
  • God Is My Co-Pilot, Sex Is For Making Babies
  • Buttons: From Champaign to Chicago (Numero Group)
  • Caroline Peyton, Intuition
  • Josephine Foster, Hazel Eyes, I Will Lead You
  • Judy Collins, Wildflowers

Friday, October 13, 2017

Friday, October 13, 2017

17 Chippewa-Cree (Rocky Boy) Songs, Indian Records
  • 17 Chippewa-Cree (Rocky Boy) Songs (Indian Records)
  • John Fahey, Days Have Gone By
  • John Fahey, The Voice of the Turtle
  • John Fahey, The Yellow Princess
  • John Fahey, The Legend of Blind Joe Death
  • Joni Mitchell, Clouds
  • Waylon Jennings, Ol’ Waylon
  • Guided by Voices, Alien Lanes
  • Six Finger Satellite, Paranormalized
  • Los Nombres, Los Nombres
  • Opiuo, Omniversal

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Neil Young, Hitchhiker
  • John Fahey, The Transfiguration of Blind Joe Death
  • The Feelies, In Between
  • Neil Young, Hitchhiker

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

The Feelies, Only Life
  • Bedhead, Singles / EPs / B-Sides
  • The Feelies, Only Life

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Express Rising, Fixed Rope
  • Sandy Bull, Fantasias for Guitar and Banjo
  • Express Rising, Fixed Rope

Monday, October 9, 2017

Monday, October 9, 2017

John Fahey, The Great Santa Barbara Oil Slick
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet with Laurindo Almeida, Collaboration
  • John Fahey, The Great Santa Barbara Oil Slick
  • The Feelies, In Between
  • Bedhead, Singles / EPs / B-Sides
  • Blind Willie Johnson, Dark Was the Night

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Sunday, October 8, 2017

Caroline Peyton, Intuition
  • Steve Lacy & Mal Waldron, Sempre Amore
  • Warfaring Strangers: Darkscorch Canticles (Numero Group)
  • Caroline Peyton, Intuition

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Joni Mitchell, Clouds
  • George Gurdjieff & Thomas de Hartmann, The Music of Gurdjieff/de Hartmann (disc 3)
  • Paul Bley/Gary Peacock/Barry Altschul, Virtuosi
  • Express Rising, Express Rising
  • Dirty Three, Sad and Dangerous
  • Guided by Voices, Alien Lanes
  • Joni Mitchell, Clouds

Friday, October 6, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Carla Bley, Steve Swallow, Duets
  • Ornette Coleman, Forms and Sounds
  • Ornette Coleman, Crisis
  • Carla Bley & Steve Swallow, Duets

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Tyshawn Sorey, Verisimilitude
  • Tyshawn Sorey, Verisimilitude
  • Brand X, Unorthodox Behaviour
  • Bedhead, Beheaded

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

14 Crow Songs, Indian Records
  • 14 Crow Songs (Indian Records)
  • Shuggie Otis, Inspiration Information

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

The Feelies, In Between
  • Herbie Hancock, Maiden Voyage
  • Max Roach, Max
  • The Feelies, In Between
  • Express Rising, Fixed Rope
  • Opiuo, Omniversal
  • Los Nombres, Los Nombres

Monday, October 2, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

Joni Mitchell, For the Roses
  • Joanna Brouk, Hearing Music (disc 2)
  • Dirty Three, Sad & Dangerous
  • Infest, No Man’s Slave
  • Lizzy Mercier Descloux, Press Color
  • Joni Mitchell, For the Roses
  • Eccentric Soul: The Young Disciples (Numero Group)

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Sunday, October 1, 2017

  • Christina Kubisch, Mono Fluido

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Saturday, September 30, 2017

Roscoe Mitchell, Celebrating Fred Anderson
  • Steve Reich, Six Pianos/Music for Mallet Instruments, Voices and Organ (Deutsche Grammophon)
  • Steve Lacy, Straws
  • Roscoe Mitchell, Celebrating Fred Anderson
  • Fred Anderson, Birdhouse
  • Arthur Blythe, In the Tradition

Friday, September 29, 2017

Friday, September 29, 2017

Kevin Drumm, Less than Half as Loud
  • Steve Reich, Octet/Music for a Large Ensemble/Violin Phase (ECM)
  • Maurizio Bianchi, Menses
  • Kevin Drumm, Less than Half as Loud
  • Alexander von Schlippenbach, Monk’s Casino (disc 3)
  • Magic Hour, Will They Turn You On Or Will They Turn On You

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Kevin Drumm, Crooked Abode
  • Joanna Brouk, Hearing Music (disc 1)
  • Kevin Drumm, Crooked Abode
  • The Thing, Shake
  • Birchville Cat Motel, Beautiful Speck Triumph (disc 1)
  • Infest, No Man’s Slave
  • Neil Young, Hitchhiker
  • Waylon Jennings, Ol’ Waylon
  • Eccentric Soul: The Young Disciples (Numero Group)

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Red Horse, Red Horse (2011)
  • Joanna Brouk, Hearing Music (disc 2)
  • Red Horse, Red Horse (2011)
  • Pelt, A Stone for Angus MacLise
  • Henry Kaiser, Everything Forever
  • Jackie McLean, New and Old Gospel
  • Baby Face Willette, Mo’ Rock
  • Express Rising, Fixed Rope
  • Dirty Three, Dirty Three
  • Infest, Slave
  • Hüsker Dü, Zen Arcade
  • Guided by Voices, Bee Thousand
  • Stone Coal White, Stone Coal White
  • Joni Mitchell, For the Roses

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

  • Elliott Carter, String Quartets Nos. 1 and 5 (Pacifica Quartet)
  • Brand X, Unorthodox Behaviour
  • Hüsker Dü, Land Speed Record
  • Guided by Voices, Alien Lanes
  • Wire, A Bell Is a Cup Until It Is Struck
  • Kool Keith, Sex Style