Thursday, September 21, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

Infest, No Man's Slave
  • Joanna Brouk, Hearing Music (disc 1)
  • Paul Bley, Open, to Love
  • Paul Bley, Mr. Joy
  • Paul Bley, Scorpio
  • Paul Bley, The Paul Bley Synthesizer Show
  • Ornette Coleman, Crisis
  • Infest, No Man’s Slave
  • Hüsker Dü, Zen Arcade
  • Hüsker Dü, “Eight Miles High”
  • Joni Mitchell, For the Roses

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Alexander von Schlippenbach, Monk's Casino
  • Joanna Brouk, Hearing Music (disc 2)
  • Paul Rutherford & Sabu Toyozumi, Fragrance
  • Alexander von Schlippenbach, Monk’s Casino (disc 1)
  • Eric Revis, Sing Me Some Cry
  • Paul Bley, Ramblin’
  • Brand X, Unorthodox Behaviour
  • Annette Peacock, The Perfect Release
  • Annette Peacock, I Belong to a World That’s Destroying Itself
  • Infest, Slave
  • Hüsker Dü, Flip Your Wig
  • Blonde Redhead, Fake Can Be Just as Good
  • Stone Coal White, Stone Coal White
  • Waylon Jennings, Ultimate Waylon Jennings
  • Glen Campbell, The Very Best of Glen Campbell

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Radio Myanmar (Burma), Sublime Frequencies
  • Radio Myanmar (Burma) (Sublime Frequencies)
  • Infest, Mankind 7″
  • Born Against, Battle Hymns of the Race War
  • Phew, Phew
  • Kool Keith, Sex Style

Monday, September 18, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Kool Keith, Black Elvis / Lost in Space
  • Paul Bley, Turns
  • Kool Keith, Black Elvis/Lost in Space
  • Rosa Yemen, Rosa Yemen
  • Caroline Peyton, Mock Up

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Magic Hour, No Excess Is Absurd
  • Michael Rother, Fernwaerme
  • Magic Hour, No Excess Is Absurd
  • Magic Hour, Heads Down 7″
  • Blonde Redhead, Fake Can Be Just as Good
  • Bedhead, What Fun Life Was
  • feedtime, feedtime

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Hüsker Dü, Candy Apple Grey
  • Infest, Slave
  • Born Against, 9 Patriotic Battle Hymns for Children
  • Hüsker Dü, Land Speed Record
  • Hüsker Dü, Everything Falls Apart
  • Hüsker Dü, Metal Circus
  • Hüsker Dü, New Day Rising
  • Hüsker Dü, The Living End
  • Hüsker Dü, Candy Apple Grey
  • The B-52’s, Mesopotamia
  • The Red Krayola w/ Art & Language, Baby and Child Care
  • Can, Soundtracks
  • Joni Mitchell, For the Roses
  • Propinquity, Propinquity

Friday, September 15, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Hüsker Dü, Flip Your Wig
  • Dropp Ensemble, Ingen Tid 7″
  • Nate Wooley & Ken Vandermark, All Directions Home
  • The Thing w/ Ken Vandermark, Immediate Sound
  • Jaimie Branch, Fly or Die
  • Brand X, Unorthodox Behavior
  • Rosa Yemen, Rosa Yemen
  • Infest, Mankind
  • Born Against, Battle Hymns of the Race War
  • Hüsker Dü, Everything Falls Apart
  • Hüsker Dü, Zen Arcade
  • Hüsker Dü, Flip Your Wig
  • Hüsker Dü, Warehouse: Songs and Stories

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Jackie McLean, Action
  • Jackie McLean, Action
  • Blonde Redhead, Fake Can Be Just as Good
  • Bedhead, What Fun Life Was
  • Hüsker Dü, Candy Apple Grey
  • Hüsker Du, Metal Circus
  • Hüsker Dü, “Eight Miles High”
  • Kool Keith, Black Elvis/Lost in Space
  • Waylon Jennings, Ultimate Waylon Jennings
  • Glen Campbell, The Very Best of Glen Campbell

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Lizzy Mercier Descloux, Press Color
  • Sonore, Cafe Oto/London
  • Leo Cuypers, Heavy Days Are Here Again
  • Frank Zappa, Orchestral Favorites
  • Tetuzi Akiyama / Tom Carter / Christian Kiefer, The Darkened Mirror
  • Royal Trux, Twin Infinitives
  • Lizzy Mercier Descloux, Press Color
  • Infest, No Man’s Slave
  • Born Against, 9 Patriotic Battle Hymns for Children
  • The B-52’s, Mesopotamia
  • Stone Coal White, Stone Coal White
  • Shuggie Otis, Wings of Love
  • Propinquity, Propinquity

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Caroline Peyton, Mock Up
  • Jaimie Branch, Fly or Die
  • Caroline Peyton, Mock Up
  • Rosa Yemen, Rosa Yemen
  • Infest, Mankind 7″
  • Infest, Slave

Monday, September 11, 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017

Bedhead, What Fun Life Was
  • Ornette Coleman, Ornette at 12
  • Bedhead, What Fun Life Was
  • feedtime, Gas
  • Born Against, Battle Hymns of the Race War
  • The B-52’s, The B-52’s
  • Neil Young, Hitchhiker
  • Waylon Jennings, Ultimate Waylon Jennings

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Eric Revis, Sing Me Some Cry
  • Max Richter, Sleep (disc 2)
  • Tony Conrad, Ten Years Alive on the Infinite Plain (disc 2)
  • Misha Mengelberg & Han Bennink, Een Mirakelse Tocht Door Het Scharrebroekse (disc 2)
  • Eric Revis, Sing Me Some Cry
  • Slint, Tweez
  • Blonde Redhead, Fake Can Be Just as Good
  • Kool Keith, Black Elvis/Lost in Space
  • The B-52’s, Mesopotamia
  • Johnny Lunchbreak, Appetizer/Soup’s On
  • Carole King, Tapestry

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Saturday, September 9, 2017

Rosa Yemen, Rosa Yemen
  • Max Roach, At Newport
  • Max Roach, Max
  • Max Roach, The Max Roach Quartet Featuring Hank Mobley
  • Spirit Free, Plays Starship
  • Rosa Yemen, Rosa Yemen
  • Born Against, 9 Patriotic Battle Hymns for Children
  • Caroline Peyton, Mock Up
  • Propinquity, Propinquity
  • Stone Coal White, Stone Coal White
  • Beyoncé, Lemonade
  • The B-52’s, Wild Planet

Friday, September 8, 2017

Friday, September 8, 2017

David Rempis, Joshua Abrams, Avreeayl Ra, Aphelion
  • Thelonious Monk & Gerry Mulligan, Mulligan Meets Monk
  • Thelonious Monk, At the Blackhawk
  • Thelonious Monk, Alone in San Francisco
  • Jackie McLean, Action
  • Johnny Dyani, Song for Biko
  • Rempis / Abrams / Ra, Aphelion
  • John Fahey, The Voice of the Turtle
  • Jandek, Interstellar Discussion
  • Bedhead, What Fun Life Was
  • Fear, The Record
  • The B-52’s, Mesopotamia
  • Shuggie Otis, Wings of Love

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

Leo Cuypers, Heavy Days Are Here Again
  • Joanna Brouk, Hearing Music (disc 1)
  • Dick Raaijmakers, The Complete Tape Music of Dick Raaijmakers (disc 1)
  • Steve Reich, Octet / Music for a Large Ensemble / Violin Phase (ECM)
  • Leo Cuypers, Heavy Days Are Here Again
  • Eric Revis, Sing Me Some Cry
  • Geri Allen, The Life of a Song
  • Tetuzi Akiyama / Tom Carter / Christian Kiefer, The Darkened Mirror
  • Lizzy Mercier Descloux, Press Color
  • Born Against, Battle Hymns of the Race War
  • Johnny Lunchbreak, Appetizer/Soup’s On
  • Joni Mitchell, Court and Spark

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Joanna Brouk, Hearing Music
  • Joanna Brouk, Hearing Music (disc 2)
  • Jaimie Branch, Fly or Die
  • Spirit Free, Plays Starship
  • Express Rising, Express Rising
  • Rosa Yemen, Rosa Yemen
  • Born Against, 9 Patriotic Battle Hymns
  • Beyoncé, Lemonade
  • Shuggie Otis, Wings of Love
  • Carole King, Tapestry

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Steely Dan, Pretzel Logic
  • Percussion Ensemble Laya Lavaniya, Percussion of India (King)
  • Ustad Ali Akbar Kahn, Signature Series, Vol. 1: Three Ragas
  • Rempis/Abrams/Ra+Baker, Perihelion (disc 1)
  • Arthur Blythe, In the Tradition
  • Caroline Peyton, Mock Up
  • Bedhead, What Fun Life Was
  • Beyoncé, Lemonade
  • Steely Dan, Pretzel Logic

Monday, September 4, 2017

Monday, September 4, 2017

Steely Dan, Katy Lied
  • Johnny Lunchbreak, Appetizer/Soup’s On
  • Shuggie Otis, Wings of Love
  • Steely Dan, Katy Lied

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Sunday, September 3, 2017

Jaimie Branch, Fly or Die
  • Jaimie Branch, Fly or Die
  • Express Rising, Express Rising
  • Waylon Jennings, The Ultimate Waylon Jennings
  • Glen Campbell, The Very Best of Glen Campbell

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Carole King, Tapestry
  • Steve Lacy, Torments
  • Royal Trux, Hand of Glory
  • Carole King, Tapestry

Friday, September 1, 2017

Friday, September 1, 2017

Royal Trux, Twin Infinitives
  • Pauline Oliveros, Reverberations: Tape & Electronic Music 1961–1970 (disc 2)
  • Royal Trux, Twin Infinitives
  • Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin (disc 2)

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Shuggie Otis, Wings of Love
  • Warfaring Strangers: Darkscorch Canticles (Numero Group)
  • Stump, Post Pancake
  • The B-52’s, Wild Planet
  • Shuggie Otis, Wings of Love

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

Express Rising, Express Rising
  • Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin (disc 2)
  • Express Rising, Express Rising

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Henry Flynt, Purified by the Fire
  • Henry Flynt, Purified by the Fire
  • Herbie Hancock, Maiden Voyage

Monday, August 28, 2017

Monday, August 28, 2017

Warfaring Strangers: Darkscorch Canticles, Numero Group
  • Royal Trux, Royal Trux
  • Warfaring Strangers: Darkscorch Canticles (Numero Group)
  • Iron Maiden, The Number of the Beast
  • The B-52’s, Wild Planet

Sunday, August 27, 2017

August 25–27, 2017

Eccentric Soul: The Young Disciples, Numero Group
  • Tony Conrad, Ten Years Alive on the Infinite Plain (disc 1)
  • Alice Coltrane, World Spirituality Classics 1: The Ecstatic Music of Alice Coltrane Turiyasangitananda
  • Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin (disc 1)
  • Elyse Weinberg, Greasepaint Smile
  • Eccentric Soul: The Young Disciples (Numero Group)

Thursday, August 24, 2017

Thursday, August 24, 2017

The B-52's, Wild Planet
  • Spirit Free, Plays Starship
  • The Cramps, Gravest Hits
  • The B-52’s, Wild Planet

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Geri Allen, The Life of a Song
  • Arnold Dreyblatt, Nodal Excitation
  • The Necks, Unfold
  • Geri Allen, The Life of a Song

Monday, August 21, 2017

Monday, August 21, 2017

Tom Carter, Numinous
  • Eliane Radigue, Jetsun Mila (discs 1 & 2)
  • Tom Carter, Numinous
  • Jandek, Six and Six

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Saturday, August 19, 2017

The Art Ensemble of Chicago, Certain Blacks
  • The Art Ensemble of Chicago, Certain Blacks
  • The Art Ensemble of Chicago, 1967/68 (disc 5)
  • Nick Cave, The Secret Life of the Love Song
  • Shuggie Otis, Wings of Love
  • The B-52’s, Wild Planet

Friday, August 18, 2017

Friday, August 18, 2017

Glen Campbell, The Very Best of Glen Campbell
  • Open City, “Dusty Sweets, Bit Parts”
  • Steve Lacy, Shots
  • Misha Mengelberg, Pech Onderweg
  • Jaimie Branch, Fly or Die
  • Ghédalia Tazartès, Une Éclipse Totale de Soleil
  • Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin (disc 1)
  • Stump, Post Pancake
  • The Shivers, Grey Romantic
  • Beyoncé, Lemonade
  • Warfaring Strangers: Darkscorch Canticles (Numero Group)
  • Joni Mitchell, Ladies of the Canyon
  • Carole King, Tapestry
  • Glen Campbell, The Very Best of Glen Campbell
  • Waylon Jennings, Ultimate Waylon Jennings

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Thursday, August 17, 2017

Elyse Weinberg, Greasepaint Smile
  • Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin (disc 2)
  • The B-52’s, Wild Planet
  • Royal Trux, Veterans of Disorder
  • Iron Maiden, The Number of the Beast
  • Johnny Lunchbreak, Appetizer/Soup’s On
  • Elyse Weinberg, Greasepaint Smile
  • Waylon Jennings, Are You Ready for the Country

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Herbie Hancock, Maiden Voyage
  • Herbie Hancock, Maiden Voyage
  • Express Rising, Express Rising
  • Royal Trux, Hand of Glory

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

brekekekekexkoaxkoax, Drone Works
  • brekekekekexkoaxkoax, Drone Works
  • Joanna Brouk, Hearing Music (disc 1)
  • Spirit Free, Plays Starship
  • Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin (disc 1)
  • The Jam, All Mod Cons
  • Warfaring Strangers: Darkscorch Canticles (Numero Group)
  • Propinquity, Propinquity
  • Caroline Peyton, Mock Up
  • Carole King, Tapestry

Monday, August 14, 2017

Monday, August 14, 2017

Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin
  • Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin (disc 2)
  • Royal Trux, Veterans of Disorder
  • Stump, Post Pancake
  • The B-52’s, Wild Planet
  • Joni Mitchell, Court and Spark

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Sunday, August 13, 2017

Joe McPhee, Zurich (1979)
  • Joe McPhee, Zurich (1979)
  • Ornette Coleman, Crisis
  • Ghédalia Tazartès, Une Éclipse Totale de Soleil
  • Iron Maiden, The Number of the Beast
  • Johnny Lunchbreak, Appetizer/Soup’s On
  • Ultra-High Frequencies: The Chicago Party (Numero Group)

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Sarah Hennies, Gather and Release
  • Bernie Krause, Amazon Days, Amazon Nights
  • Charlotte Moorman, Cello Anthology (disc 3)
  • Michael Pisaro, A Mist Is a Collection of Points
  • Charlemagne Palestine, Schlongo!!! daLUVdrone
  • Sarah Hennies, Gather and Release
  • Ken Vandermark, Momentum 1: Stone (disc 6)
  • Jaimie Branch, Fly or Die
  • Express Rising, Express Rising
  • Royal Trux, Royal Trux
  • Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin (disc 1)
  • The Jam, All Mod Cons
  • The Final Solution, Brotherman
  • Good God! Born Again Funk (Numero Group)
  • Nicholas Krgovich, On Sunset
  • Joni Mitchell, Court and Spark

Friday, August 11, 2017

Friday, August 11, 2017

Olivia Block, Dissolution
  • Bamboo on the Mountains: Kmhmu Highlanders (Smithsonian Folkways)
  • Arnold Dreyblatt, Nodal Excitation
  • Devin DiSanto & Nick Hoffman, Three Exercises
  • brekekekekexkoaxkoax, Drone Works
  • Olivia Block, Dissolution
  • C. Spencer Yeh, Solo Voice I–X
  • Arthur Blythe, In the Tradition
  • Ken Vandermark, Momentum 1: Stone (disc 5)
  • The Vandermark 5, Acoustic Machine
  • The Vandermark Quartet, Eight Ball 7″
  • Oren Ambarchi, Live Knots
  • John Fahey, Requia
  • Royal Trux, Hand of Glory
  • Royal Trux, Twin Infinitives
  • Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin (disc 2)
  • Wall of Voodoo, Call of the West
  • Warfaring Strangers: Darkscorch Canticles (Numero Group)
  • Elyse Weinberg, Greasepaint Smile
  • They Might Be Giants, They Might Be Giants

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Thursday, August 10, 2017

Boneshaker, Boneshaker
  • Tim Daisy’s Celebration Sextet, The Halfway There Suite
  • Boneshaker, Boneshaker
  • The Red Krayola with Art & Language, Kangaroo?
  • Blonde Redhead, Masculin Féminin (disc 1)
  • Royal Trux, Veterans of Disorder

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Spirit Free, Plays Starship
  • Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Qawwali: The Vocal Art of the Sufis [I] (JVC)
  • Spirit Free, Plays Starship
  • Royal Trux, Royal Trux
  • Stump, Post Pancake
  • The Jam, All Mod Cons
  • Iron Maiden, The Number of the Beast
  • Nicholas Krgovich, On Sunset

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Tuesday, August 8, 2017

Ghédalia Tazartès, Une Éclipse Totale de Soleil
  • Fripp & Eno, Evening Star
  • Pan Sonic, Kulma
  • Ghédalia Tazartès, Une Éclipse Totale de Soleil
  • Weather Report, 8:30 (disc 2)
  • Wall of Voodoo, Call of the West
  • Robyn Hitchcock, Eye
  • Elyse Weinberg, Greasepaint Smile

Monday, August 7, 2017

Monday, August 7, 2017

Royal Trux, Veterans of Disorder
  • Stephen Prina, Vinyl II
  • The Vandermark Quartet, Eight Ball 7″
  • Royal Trux, Veterans of Disorder

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Sunday, August 6, 2017

Sun Ra, When Angels Speak of Love
  • Sun Ra, When Angels Speak of Love
  • Fushitsusha, Fushitsusha (PSFD 15/16) (disc 1)

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Sparks, Angst in My Pants
  • Sissy Spacek, California Ax (disc 3)
  • Robyn Hitchcock, Eye
  • XTC, English Settlement
  • Sparks, Angst in My Pants
  • Sparks, Big Beat

April–July 2017 reading & viewing

fiction:

  • Thomas Bernhard, The Cheap-Eaters
  • Raymond Radiguet, The Devil in the Flesh

nonfiction:

  • Patricia Lockwood, Priestdaddy
  • (Alexandra Pierce & Alisa Krasnostein, eds.), Letters to Tiptree
  • Samuel R. Delany, In Search of Silence: The Journals of Samuel R. Delany, Volume 1 (1957–1969)
  • Edmund White & Hubert Sorin, Our Paris
  • Edmund White, Inside a Pearl: My Years in Paris
  • Edmund White, The Flaneur *

comics and photography:

  • Julia Wertz, The Infinite Wait and Other Stories
  • Christoph Niemann, Abstract City
  • Tom Gauld, Goliath
  • Harry Gruyaert, Harry Gruyaert

movies (theater):

  • Jef Mertens, Borbetomagus: A Pollock of Sound

movies (video):

  • Satyajit Ray, Pather Panchali *
  • Mike Leigh, High Hopes *

* = re-read/re-view

Friday, August 4, 2017

Friday, August 4, 2017

Royal Trux, Hand of Glory
  • Harry Partch, Delusion of the Fury
  • Sun Ra, The Intergalactic Thing (disc 2)
  • The Vandermark 5, Acoustic Machine
  • Brand X, Unorthodox Behavior
  • Weather Report, 8:30 (disc 1)
  • Sissy Spacek, California Ax (disc 2)
  • Royal Trux, Hand of Glory
  • Sparks, No. 1 in Heaven
  • Slapp Happy, Slapp Happy

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Thursday, August 3, 2017

Borbetomagus, Live at InRoads
  • Japanese Traditional Music: Sankyoku
  • Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, The Greatest Hits of Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan
  • Borbetomagus, Live at InRoads
  • Ken Vandermark, Standards
  • Wolf Eyes, Undertow
  • Royal Trux, Royal Trux
  • Royal Trux, Veterans of Disorder
  • Nicholas Krgovich, On Sunset

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Wednesday, August 2, 2017

The Photographs of Charles Duvelle, Sublime Frequencies, Ocora
  • The Photographs of Charles Duvelle (Sublime Frequencies) (disc 2)
  • Eliane Radigue, Songs of Milarepa (disc 1)
  • Steve Lacy, Threads
  • Jim Sauter / Don Dietrich / Thurston Moore, Barefoot in the Head
  • Peter Brötzmann, The Chicago Octet/Tentet (disc 2)
  • The Vandermark Quartet, Eight Ball 7″
  • Arca, Arca
  • Wall of Voodoo, Call of the West
  • XTC, English Settlement

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Tuesday, August 1, 2017

Peter Brötzmann, Never Too Late But Always Too Early
  • Peter Brötzmann, Never Too Late But Always Too Early (disc 1)
  • Kid Millions & Jim Sauter, Fountain
  • The Jam, All Mod Cons
  • Robyn Hitchcock, Eye