Friday, August 26, 2016

Friday, August 26, 2016

Archie Shepp, Live in Antibes
  • Tomeka Reid, Tomeka Reid Quartet
  • Clifford Thornton, The Panther and the Lash
  • Archie Shepp, Live in Antibes (disc 1)
  • Misha Mengelberg, Change of Season

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Thursday, August 25, 2016

Bobby Hutcherson, Components
  • Greg Kelley, Trumpet
  • Tony Oxley & Derek Bailey, The Advocate
  • Schlippenbach Trio, Pakistani Pomade
  • Eric Dolphy, Out to Lunch
  • Bobby Hutcherson, Components
  • Sun Ra, Sleeping Beauty
  • Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble
  • Aphex Twin, Cheetah
  • Prince, Lovesexy

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Björk, Debut
  • 100 Moons: Hindustani Vocal Art, 1930-55 (Canary)
  • David Behrman, Leapday Night
  • Plug, EP’s 1, 2 & 3
  • Björk, Debut
  • Britney Spears, The Essential Britney Spears (disc 1)
  • Green, Bittersweet

Monday, August 22, 2016

Monday, August 22, 2016

Britney Spears, The Essential Britney Spears
  • Z’EV, As / If / When
  • Craig Taborn, Avenging Angel
  • John Coltrane, Transition
  • John Coltrane, Sun Ship
  • Masada, Het
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, Fontessa
  • Björk, Vespertine
  • Britney Spears, The Essential Britney Spears (disc 2)

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Sunday, August 21, 2016

Olivier Messiaen, Diptyque/Les Corps Glorieux
  • Misha Mengelberg, Change of Season
  • Peter Kowald, Open Secrets
  • Michael Morley, A word to you who have great possessions (Gate 1999–2009)
  • Olivier Messiaen, Diptyque/Les Corps Glorieux (Jon Gillock, organ)
  • Tim Hecker, Love Streams
  • Aphex Twin, Cheetah
  • Autechre, Tri Repetae
  • Björk, Debut
  • Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble

Saturday, August 20, 2016

Saturday, August 20, 2016

The Modern Jazz Quartet, Pyramid
  • Olivier Messiaen, Meditations: Piano Music of Olivier Messiaen (Rolf Hind, piano)
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, Pyramid
  • John Coltrane, The Complete 1961 Village Vanguard Recordings (disc 1)
  • Thelonious Monk, The Unique Thelonious Monk
  • Kelan Philip Cohran & The Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, s/t
  • Cluster, Cluster 71
  • Brian Eno, More Music for Films
  • David Grubbs, Prismrose
  • Brainticket, Cottonwoodhill
  • PJ Harvey, Uh Huh Her
  • Paul McCartney, McCartney II
  • Eurythmics, Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)
  • Britney Spears, The Essential Britney Spears (disc 1)

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Wednesday, August 17, 2016

Michael Morley, A word to you who have great possessions (Gate 1989–1999)
  • Michael Morley, A word to you who have great possessions (Gate 1989-1999)
  • Eric Dolphy, Conversations

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

Amjad Ali Khan, Sarod Trilogy
  • Amjad Ali Khan, Sarod Trilogy

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Sunday, August 14, 2016

Pet Shop Boys, Discography
  • Steve Lacy & Roswell Rudd, Monk’s Dream
  • Thelonious Monk, The Unique Thelonious Monk
  • David Grubbs, Prismrose
  • Paul McCartney & Wings, Wings Over America
  • Pet Shop Boys, Discography

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Merzbow, Merzbox, Expanded Music
  • Merzbow, Expanded Music (Merzbox, disc 11)
  • Warne Marsh, Warne Marsh
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Last Concert (disc 2)

Friday, August 12, 2016

Friday, August 12, 2016

Thelonious Monk, Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 2
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen, Elektronische Musik
  • Thelonious Monk, Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 2

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Thursday, August 11, 2016

Lee Konitz, Motion
  • Misha Mengelberg, Regeneration
  • Sam Rivers, Black Africa! Perugia
  • Lee Konitz, Motion
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, Fontessa
  • Thelonious Monk, Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 1

Monday, August 8, 2016

Monday, August 8, 2016

Paul McCartney, McCartney II
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Last Concert (disc 1)
  • Thelonious Monk, Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 2
  • Paul McCartney, McCartney II

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Sunday, August 7, 2016

A Tribe Called Quest, The Low End Theory
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, Pyramid
  • Baby Dodds, Jazz a la Creole
  • A Tribe Called Quest, The Low End Theory

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Ustad Ali Akbar Khan, Pandit Chatur Lal, Music of India: Morning and Evening Ragas
  • Ustad Ali Akbar Khan & Pandit Chatur Lal, Music of India: Morning & Evening Ragas
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Last Concert (disc 2)
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, Fontessa
  • Thelonious Monk, The Unique Thelonious Monk
  • Bob Dylan, The Times They Are A-Changin’
  • Bob Milne, The Green River Blues

Friday, August 5, 2016

Friday, August 5, 2016

Paul McCartney, Wings Over America
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, Django
  • Thelonious Monk, Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 1
  • Jandek, Your Turn to Fall
  • Beck, Sea Change
  • The Grateful Dead, Live/Dead
  • Paul McCartney & Wings, Wings Over America (disc 1)

Thursday, August 4, 2016

Wednesday, August 3, 2016

The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Last Concert
  • Thelonious Monk, Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 2
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Last Concert (disc 1)

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Peter Brötzmann, More Nipples
  • Peter Brötzmann, More Nipples
  • Sam Rivers, Sizzle

Monday, August 1, 2016

Monday, August 1, 2016

Thelonious Monk, Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 1
  • Sam Rivers & Mario Schiano, Rendez-vous
  • Thelonious Monk, Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 1

Sunday, July 31, 2016

Sunday, July 31, 2016

The Modern Jazz Quartet, Fontessa
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, Fontessa
  • Bob Dylan, Blonde on Blonde (disc 2)
  • Bob Dylan & The Band, The Basement Tapes Raw (disc 1)

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Peter Brötzmann, Nipples
  • John Cale, Stainless Gamelan: Outside the Dream Syndicate, Volume III
  • John Cale, Sun Blindness Music: Outside the Dream Syndicate, Volume II
  • Hair Police, Certainty of Swarms
  • Peter Brötzmann, Nipples
  • Thelonious Monk, Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 2
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Last Concert (disc 2)
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet Django
  • Simon & Garfunkel, Parsley, Sage, Rosemary and Thyme
  • Simon & Garfunkel, Bridge Over Troubled Water

Friday, July 29, 2016

Friday, July 29, 2016

Wadada Leo Smith, Red Chrysanthemums: Solos 1977
  • Taj Mahal Travellers, July 15, 1972
  • Wadada Leo Smith, Ten Freedom Summers (disc 2)
  • Wadada Leo Smith, Red Chrysanthemums: Solos 1977
  • Sam Rivers, Crystals
  • Sam Rivers, Paragon
  • Sam Rivers, A New Conception
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Last Concert (disc 1)
  • Thelonious Monk, The Unique Thelonious Monk
  • Thelonious Monk, Genius of Modern Music, Vol. 1
  • Jandek, Staring at the Cellophane

Thursday, July 28, 2016

Thursday, July 28, 2016

The Modern Jazz Quartet, Django
  • Sissy Spacek, California Ax (disc 1)
  • Roswell Rudd, Strength & Power
  • Sam Rivers, Contrasts
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, Fontessa
  • The Modern Jazz Quartet, Django
  • David Shire, The Taking of Pelham 1-2-3
  • Betty Davis, The Columbia Years 1968–1969

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

Red Horse, Red Horse
  • Henri Pousseur, 8 études paraboliques (disc 3)
  • Karlheinz Stockhausen, Sternklang (disc 1)
  • Red Horse, Red Horse (2009)
  • Cecil Taylor & Han Bennink, Spots, Circles and Fantasy
  • Sam Rivers’ Rivbea All-Star Orchestra, Inspiration
  • Haino / Ambarchi / O’Rourke, Only Wanting to Melt Beautifully Away

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Burning Star Core, Operator Dead... Post Abandoned
  • Fred Van Hove, Church Organ
  • Loren Connors & Alan Licht, Hoffman Estates
  • Burning Star Core, Operator Dead... Post Abandoned

Monday, July 25, 2016

Monday, July 25, 2016

Peter Brötzmann, Machine Gun
  • Merzbow, Yantra Material Action (Merzbox, disc 9)
  • Merzbow, Paradoxa Paradoxa (Merzbox, disc 7)
  • Merzbow + Balázs Pándi, Ducks: Live in NYC
  • Peter Brötzmann, Machine Gun
  • Gräwe / Phillips / Van Bergen, Other Songs
  • Joe Morris, Symbolic Gesture

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Sunday, July 24, 2016

DKV Trio, Joe Morris, Deep Telling
  • Wadada Leo Smith, Ten Freedom Summers (disc 1)
  • Anthony Davis, Epistēmē
  • The Art Ensemble of Chicago, People in Sorrow
  • DKV Trio + Joe Morris, Deep Telling
  • Soft Machine, Third
  • Betty Davis, They Say I’m Different
  • Betty Davis, Betty Davis
  • Betty Davis, The Columbia Years 1968-1969

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!