April 13, 2015

Playlist Week of 2015-04-11

* Biber: Missa Christi Resurgentis (English Concert/Manze) (Harmonia Mundi SACD)
* Messiaen: Et Expecto Resurrectionem Mortuorum (Cleveland/Boulez) (DG CD)
* Alphonse Mouzon: The Man Incognito (Blue Note LP)
* Stomu Yamashta’s Go: Go Too (Island LP)
* Tord Gustavsen Trio: Changing Places (ECM CD)
* Susan Alcorn: Curandera (Uma Sounds MP3) †
* Susan Alcorn: Soledad (Relative Pitch CD)
* Ellery Eskelin/Susan Alcorn/Michael Formanek: Mirage (Clean Feed CD)
* Kris Davis Trio: Waiting For You To Grow (Clean Feed CD)
* King Sunny Adé: Synchro System (Mango/Island LP)
* King Sunny Adé: Aura (Island LP)
* King Sunny Adé: Nightstage, Cambridge, MA 1987-05-06 (AUD WAV)
* D’Angelo & The Vanguard: Black Messiah (RCA 2LP)
* John Fahey: Railroad I (Takoma LP)
* Tim Buckley: Tim Buckley (Elektra LP)
* Tim Buckley: Lorca (Elektra LP)
* Ryley Walker: The West Wind (Tomkins Square EP)
* Ryley Walker: Primrose Green (Dead Oceans LP) (†/‡)
* The Hello People: Fusion (Philips LP)
* Joyride: Friendsound (RCA LP)
* It’s A Beautiful Day: Marrying Maiden (Columbia LP)
* Deep Purple: The Book Of Taliesin (Tetragramaton LP)
* West, Bruce & Lang: Why Dontcha? (Columbia LP)
* Blood Sweat & Tears: Blood Sweat & Tears (Columbia LP)
* Fresh: Fresh Out Of Borstal (RCA LP)
* Tangerine Dream: Alpha Centauri (Virgin/Relativity LP)
* Stardrive: Stardrive Featuring Robert Mason (Columbia LP)
* Zephyr: Zephyr (ABC/Probe LP)
* Tommy Bolin: Teaser (Nemperor LP)
* Tommy Bolin: Private Eyes (Columbia LP)
* The Tom Tom Club: Close To The Bone (Sire LP)
* Steven Halpern: Inner Peace (Open Channel/Inner Peace CD)
* Steven Halpern: Serenity Suite (Open Channel/Inner Peace CD)
* Steven Halpern & The Hot Chakra Band: Deja-Blues (Open Channel/Inner Peace CD)
* Steve Roach: Dreaming…Now, Then: A Retrospective 1982-1997 (Celestial Harmonies 2CD)
* Liturgy: The Ark Work (Thrill Jockey 2LP)
* Minsk: The Crash & The Draw (Relapse 2LP)



I'm still getting my thoughts together regarding Saturday night -- it was amazing! I'll be uploading a separate post later this week so please stay tuned.


Sam said...

Hey, that's fine about Saturday night, but I want to hear your impressions of Zephyr! I love that album--I even have it on 8-track! Tommy Bolin's playing is incredible, and the lead singer sounds like...I don't know, a deranged banshee?

Here are my lists from last week:

Playlist 2015-04-13:

*AYCH: 2011-12-23 Cambridge, MA (CDR)
*Paul Bley/Gary Peacock/Paul Motian: Not Two, Not One
*Anthony Braxton: Composition 96
*Anthony Braxton with the Northwest Creative Orchestra: Eugene (1989) “Composition No. 134”
*Anthony Braxton: 4 (Ensemble) Compositions 1992 “Composition No. 96”
*Anthony Braxton Ensemble: 1995-02-09 Tri-Centric Festival, NYC (CDR) “Composition No. 96”
*Anthony Braxton: 4 Compositions (Ulrichsberg) 2005/Phonomanie VIII (disc 2)
*Peter Brötzmann/Han Bennink/Fred Van Hove: 1972-03-24 Frankfurt-Höchst, Germany (CDR)
*Rodger Coleman & Sam Byrd: Aphelion
*John Coltrane: The Prestige Recordings (disc 1)
*Miles Davis: 1949-01-17 WPIX Studio, NYC
*Dave Holland: Prism
*MAP (Tatsuya Nakatani, Mary Halvorson & Reuben Radding): 2009-05-21 NYC (CDR)
*Metronome All-Stars: 1949-01-13 NYC
*New Ting Ting Loft: 2015-03-23 “The Scent of Inevitability” (wav)
*Charlie Parker: Complete Jazz at Massey Hall
*Max Roach & Anthony Braxton: One In Two, Two In One
*Schlippenbach Quartet: 1976-03-05 Wien, Austria (CDR)
*Shibusa Shirazu: 2007-08-25 Reggio Calibria, Italy (CDR)
*Spanish Donkey: XYX
*Cecil Taylor Feel Trio: Two Ts for a Lovely T (disc 1)
*D’Angelo and the Vanguard: Black Messiah
*Earth Wind & Fire: Faces (selections)
*Earth Wind & Fire: Raise! (selections)
*Mike Elder/Harry Forrest/Greg Jordan/Sam Byrd: 2015-04-03 (wav)
*Jimi Hendrix Experience: Stages (disc 4)
*NPG Orchestra: Kamasutra
*Stereolab: The Groop Played “Space Age Batchelor Pad Music”
*UYA: 1989-09-17 Teen Samba (wav)
*UYA: Improvisations 2 (1994-1995): The Fan Is
*UYA: Improvisations 3 (1993-1994): Yes, a Man
*Various artists: Down Now Brown Boy (cassette compilation) (selections)
*Tom Waits: Swordfishtrombones
*Brian Wilson: No Pier Pressure
*Wondermints: Bali

Reading List 2015-04-13:

*Esslemont, Ian C. Stonewielder (reread/started)
*Giddins, Gary. “Old Man Rivers” in the Village Voice, 1988-09-30 (started/finished)
*Fitzpatrick, Kathleen. Planned Obsolescence (in progress)
*Reading Mystery Science Theater 3000. Shelley S. Rees, ed. (in progress)
*Schmidt, Michael. The Novel: A Biography (in progress)

Rodger Coleman said...

Ha - The vocals on that Zephyr album are over-the-top! "Deranged banshee" indeed! I need to listen to it again....