PRIMUS – My name is Mud

From Pork Soda (1993) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=953PkxFNiko My name is MudMy name is MudNot to be confused with Bill or Jack or Pete or DennisMy name is Mud and it’s always been‘Cause I’m the most boring sonsabitch you’ve ever seenI dress in blue, yes, navy blueFrom head to toe I’m rather drab, except my patent shoesI make… Continue lendo PRIMUS – My name is Mud

HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA – Mutual Hazard

Insolite ("odd", "weird", in French) designates, according to the etymology, everything that is unusual and escapes the realm of the ordinary. […] The word itself tells me more and less at the same time: it suggests something rare, in fact, but of a special and incisive rareness that is not limited to a simple average… Continue lendo HIGH CASTLE TELEORKESTRA – Mutual Hazard

EMMET COHEN, GILAD HEKSELMAN & OBED CALVAIRE – Live from Emmet’s Place vol. 90

Emmet Cohen (born May 20, 1990) is a jazz pianist/composer from the U.S.A.. Originally from Miami Florda, he now lives in New York City. He leads his own band the Emmet Cohen Trio which consists of himself, Russell Hall on Bass and either Kyle Poole or Evan Sherman on drums. Emmet has played with many… Continue lendo EMMET COHEN, GILAD HEKSELMAN & OBED CALVAIRE – Live from Emmet’s Place vol. 90

PRIMUS – Follow The Fool

From the new EP, ‘Conspiranoid’, available digitally now. Vinyl arrives on 8/5 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3r3NzOlDk3Q Look at there fool talkin' lots of shineTo turkeys in the rain filling heads with brineA fancy little fool with fancy little waysChurning bullshit into butter 'cause butter always pays But who's the bigger fool?Is it the fool?Is it the fool who… Continue lendo PRIMUS – Follow The Fool

PRIMUS – Conspiranoia

From the new EP, Conspiranoid, available digitally on 4/22. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YGujAiMmjJQ Lloyd Boyd was conspiranoidbarking chem trails in the skiesClaiming Bill Gates had put microchipsin the chicken pot piesLaunching himself in his lawn chairproving the earth was flatMicrowaving his burritos now healways wears his tin foil hat Conspiranoia Marion Barrion Contrarianfelt Dr. Tony was selling her… Continue lendo PRIMUS – Conspiranoia

TREVOR DUNN & KEVIN RUTMANIS – Mime Om

"Mime Om" by Dunn with Rutmanis 2022. All music by Trevor Dunn and Kevin Rutmanis. Drums by Lee Afentopoulos. from pending lp "Crack Pot Whore Head" https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Tl99k37j04 Trevor Roy Dunn (born January 30, 1968) is an American composer, bass guitarist, and double bassist. He came to prominence in the 1990s with the experimental band Mr.… Continue lendo TREVOR DUNN & KEVIN RUTMANIS – Mime Om

BOOTSY COLLINS & FANTAAZMA – Hip Hop Lollipop

Bootsy Collins presides over a kaleidoscopic funktopia in the video for his new song “Hip Hop Lollipop,” a remake of “Club Funkateers” from his recent album, The Power of the One. The clip features Hamburg artist Fantaazma rapping and dancing around clips of Collins singing the “Funkateers” chorus — “How much you got, how much you gon’ get?” The song… Continue lendo BOOTSY COLLINS & FANTAAZMA – Hip Hop Lollipop

OLGA AVIGAIL MIELESZCZUK – Goodbye Odessa (Yiddish Song)

This Yiddish-Ukrainian song "Proshchai Odessa" was sung by Pesakh Burstein. I've combined it with a Ukrayinish Kek-Vok (Ukrainian Cakewalk) collected by Yale Strom. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=O2TQ2ehSsKs Oh Odessa, goodbye Odessa,I will miss you so much,I will never forget you,Farewell my friends,Let's shout together:Odessa Mama, I love you so much! Vocal: Olga Avigail MieleszczukViolin: Daniel HoffmanClarinet: Ittai BinnunAccordion:… Continue lendo OLGA AVIGAIL MIELESZCZUK – Goodbye Odessa (Yiddish Song)

WYNTON MARSALIS – Music As Metaphor | Harvard Lecture

In this chapter, Wynton introduces his 'Me vs. You' and 'Us vs. Y'all' vs. 'All of Us' contention, and argues that music has the significant power to bring us together and evoke moods and memories. https://vimeo.com/271212219 Delve into Wynton Marsalis's six-part Harvard University lecture series, covering a range of topics including jazz, what it means… Continue lendo WYNTON MARSALIS – Music As Metaphor | Harvard Lecture

WYNTON MARSALIS – Jazz As Democratic Discourse | Harvard University

In April 2011, Wynton Marsalis launched “Hidden in Plain View: Meanings in American Music,” a three-year performance and lecture series at Harvard University. The six lecture series began with “Music as Metaphor,” an interpretation of the many unobserved symbols in American music and their illumination of the democratic process, and featured performances by Marsalis alongside… Continue lendo WYNTON MARSALIS – Jazz As Democratic Discourse | Harvard University