NORMAN PAIN – Trapped

Norman Pain is a member of the British hip-hop group The Snooker Team. He gained widespread acclaim for his collaborations with Pete & Bas on the songs “Windowframe Cypher” and “Golf.” Following success with The Snooker Crew, Pain embarked on a solo career. On February 25, 2021, he released his debut single, “Trapped,” an emotional ballad on which he reflects on the mental… Continue lendo NORMAN PAIN – Trapped

STEPHANE GINSBURGH – For Bunita Marcus (Morton Feldman)

Bunita Marcus (born May 5, 1952) is an American composer. She began studying composition at the age of sixteen and worked in both electronic and instrumental mediums while at the University of Wisconsin. In 1981, she received a Ph.D. in Composition from the University at Buffalo, The State University of New York where she held… Continue lendo STEPHANE GINSBURGH – For Bunita Marcus (Morton Feldman)

KRIS DAVIS – Diatom Ribbons (making-of)

Kris Davis, a 2021 Doris Duke Artist in the jazz category, is a critically acclaimed pianist and composer who was described by The New York Times as a beacon for “deciding where to hear jazz on a given night.” Since 2003, Davis has released 23 recordings as a leader or co-leader and has collaborated with… Continue lendo KRIS DAVIS – Diatom Ribbons (making-of)

OLIWOOD & TREVOR DUNN – Live in Bonn, Germany (2019)

Insane jazz by the extraordinary Berlin trio Oliwood, led by drummer Oliver (Oli) Steidle, featuring an equally extraordinary guest: American bassist Trevor Dunn, a reference figure in world music, with participation in groups such as Mr. Bungle, Melvins, Fantomas, Electric Masada by John Zorn and many others. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cmeezLLMi1s Excerpt from 2nd set of the concert… Continue lendo OLIWOOD & TREVOR DUNN – Live in Bonn, Germany (2019)

NILS CHEVILLE & THE DANSANT – Mohan Kushi

THE DANSANT est une formation rock composée de cinq musiciens issus d’horizons musicaux différents. Ils nous proposent ici un univers instrumental particulier né de l’adaptation des oeuvres de Nils CHEVILLE, compositeur et guitariste du projet. Ce rock « savant » allie de nombreuses ambiances sonores comme les musiques traditionnelles orientales ou sud américaines, électroniques et… Continue lendo NILS CHEVILLE & THE DANSANT – Mohan Kushi

PRIMUS – Tommy the Cat

From the album Suck On This (1989). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r4OhIU-PmB8 Well, I remember as it were a meal ago...Said Tommy the Cat as he reeled back to clear whatever foreign matter,May have nestled its way into his mighty throat.Many a fat alley rat had met its demise while staring point blank down,The cavernous barrel of this awesome… Continue lendo PRIMUS – Tommy the Cat

DIAMANDA GALÁS – L’Heautontimoroumenos (Baudelaire)

Diamanda Galás's interpretation of Baudelaire's poem.From Saint of the Pit (1986) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_N0os8wxp04 "The smile of the Buddha, that smile which overhangs the world, does not elucidate our faces. At best, we conceive happiness; never felicity, prerogative of civilizations based on the idea of salvation, on the refusal to savor one’s sufferings, to revel in them;… Continue lendo DIAMANDA GALÁS – L’Heautontimoroumenos (Baudelaire)

DIAMANDA GALÁS – Saint of the Pit [The Tube] (1986)

Diamanda Galás (born August 29, 1955) is an American musician, singer-songwriter, visual artist, and soprano. She has campaigned for AIDS education and the rights of the infected. https://youtu.be/Mn4peh_H-z8 Galás's commitment to addressing social issues and her involvement in collective action has made her concentrate on themes such as AIDS, mental illness, despair, loss of dignity,… Continue lendo DIAMANDA GALÁS – Saint of the Pit [The Tube] (1986)

MR. BUNGLE – Live @ Blue Note, USA (1999)

Mr. Bungle played The Blue Note in Columbia, MO on October 24th, 1999. There were two sets and we had permission to tape the first part. Documented with three SVHS cameras (with various recording issues) and edited in post. Audio was from the back balcony. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XvdkV1MG4Zo SETLIST: Citta Violenta (Ennio Morricone cover)The Air-Conditioned NightmareChemical MarriageNone… Continue lendo MR. BUNGLE – Live @ Blue Note, USA (1999)