Monday, January 13, 2020

Playlist, Week of 2020-01-12

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I'd forgotten how wonderfully weird the Muffins LP <185> is... their only one produced by Fred Frith... evidently the CD has two versions, one less Frith-icized... will need to check that out... I actually like what he did on this; the sound is warped and layered... Speaking of Frith, I am getting more into Dagmar Krause's vocals than I ever have before... she's certainly an acquired taste, but her voice is a perfect fit for the strident politics of Henry Cow... I need to dig out my Art Bears records...

Playlist 2020-01-13:

*Jaimie Branch: Fly or Die
*Jaimie Branch: Fly or Die II: Bird Dogs of Paradise
*Anthony Braxton: Echo Echo Mirror House
*Anthony Braxton Zim Sextet: 2018-05-30 London (CDR)
*Br√∂tzmann/Schlippenbach/Bennink: Fifty Years After…
*Ornette Coleman: The Great London Concert "Forms and Sounds for Wind Quintet"
*Colla Parte: 2019-11-24 Rhizome, Washington DC (wav) (set 2)
*Elder Ones: From Untruth
*Herbie Hancock: Treasure Chest (sides 3, 4)
*Andy Kirk and His Clouds of Joy: The Lady Who Swings the Band 1936-1938 (side 1)
*Oliver Lake: NTU: Point From Which Creation Begins (side 1)
*Robert Landfermann/Ingrid Laubrock/Achim Kaufmann/Tom Rainey: Topaz
*Charles Mingus: Nostalgia in Times Square (side 2)
*Charles Mingus: Let My Children Hear Music (side 1)
*Evan Parker/Joe Morris/Nate Wooley: Ninth Square
*Ivo Perelman: The Art of Perelman-Shipp Volume 1: Titan
*Soft Heap: Soft Heap (side 2)
*Spontaneous Music Ensemble: Biosystem
*Various artists: History of Electronic/Electroacoustic Music (CDR compilation) (disc 40)
*Apples in Stereo: The Discovery of a World Inside the Moone
*Beach Boys: SMiLE (side 1)
*Beatles: Sgt. Peppers Lonely Heart Club Band (2009 stereo vinyl remaster) (side 1)
*Mike Elder/Greg Jordan/Harry Forrest/Sam Byrd: 2020-01-04 (wav)
*Fall of Troy: Doppelgänger
*Henry Cow: Concerts (Cow Box Redux) (discs 1, 2)
*Henry Cow: 1974-5 (Cow Box Redux)
*Henry Cow/Slapp Happy: Desperate Straights (Cow Box Redux)
*Henry Cow/Slapp Happy: In Praise of Learning (Cow Box Redux)
*Henry Cow: Western Culture (Cow Box Redux)
*Jackie Mittoo: Tribute to Jackie Mittoo (disc 1)
*Muffins: <185> (sides 1, 2)
*Ollie & the Nightingales: Ollie & the Nightingales
*Prince: 1999 (Super Deluxe Edition) (discs 4, 5)
*Residents: Not Available (pREServed Edition) (disc 2)
*Specials: Specials (side 1)
*Various artists: Gibble Gobble and Sadaba: Exotic Blues & Rhythm vol. 5 & 6
*Various artists: Soul Blues from Cathy (CDR compilation) (disc 1)
*Various artists: Country & Western Hit Parade 1961: Dim Lights, Thick Smoke, and Hillbilly Music
*Various artists: Funk from Cathy (CDR compilation)
*Various artists: You Better Believe It! Vol. 2
*Brian Wilson: No Pier Pressure (side 3)

1 comment:

  1. Those Jaimie Branch records are great. Two generations of great Chicago jazz players on one record.

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