Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Surripere

Possibilities:

Tint – Ricochet Screen (Root Strata) march 2018
Sarah Davachi – Let Night Come On Bells End The Day (Recital) April 2018
GAS – Rausch (Kompakt)
Jan Jelinek – Zwischen (Faitiche)
Grouper – Grid Of Points (Kranky)
Samara Lubelski – Flickers At The Station (Drawing Room) may 2018


Bandcamps:

Brett Naucke – The Back of The Garden (Unifactor) february 2018
Derek Piotr + VA – Underlined (Line 94) march 2018
Jim O’Rourke – Steamroom(s) (starting at 38? March)
Matt Christensen


Suggestions:

A.A.L. (Against All Logic) – 2012-2017 (Other People 340537) February 2018
The Breeders – All Nerve (4AD 0035) March 2018
Felt – A Decade In Music (Cherry Red) March 2018
Yo La Tengo – There’s a Riot Going On (Matador) march 2018
Kenneth James Gibson – In The Fields Of Nothing (Kompakt 143CD) march 2018
Brett Naucke – The Mansion (Spectrum Spools 045) march 2018
Fun Years, The – A Heart To Heart About Our Values (Spring Break Tapes 37) march 2018
Rafael Anton Irisarri – Sirimiri (Umor Rex 109) march 2018
Andrew Chalk & Daisuke Suzuki – Yama To Nashi (Siren 27) February 2018
Anne Guthrie – Brass Orchids (Students of Decay 119) march 2018
Byron Westbrook – Confluence Patterns (Umor Rex 106) march 2018
Drinks – Hippo Lite (Drag City 696) April 2018
Mouse On Mars – Dimensional People (Thrill Jockey 461) march 2018
Cavern of Anti-Matter – Hormone Lemonade (Duophonic 38) march 2018
Eric Copeland – Beat It (DFA 2581) march 2018
Ryley Walker – Deafman Glance (Dead Oceans) april 2018
Félicia Atkinson – Coyotes (Geographic North 49) April 2018

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

88 Seconds in Greensboro

Possibilities:

Drinks – Hippo Lite (drag city)

Suggestions:

Alva Noto & Ryuichi Sakamoto – Glass (Noton 044) February 2018
Monster Rally - Flight To The Jungle (Gold Robot) February 2018
Ride - Tomorrow's Shore (Wichita 523) February 2018
Frank Bretschneider - Lunik (Shitkatapult 168) february 2018
France Jobin – Intrication (No. 916) February 2018
Taylor Deupree – Fallen (Spekk 37) February 2018
Go-Kart Mozart – Mozart Estate Present Go-Kart Mozart in Mozart’s Mini-Mart (West Midlands Records 5) February 2018
No Joy / Sonic Boom – No Joy / Sonic Boom (Joyful Noise 254) February 2018
U.S. Girls – In A Poem Unlimited (4AD 46) February 2018
Ryuichi Sakamoto – Async – Remodels (Milan 36932) February 2018
Kassel Jaeger – Retroactions (Moving Furniture/ Eliane 01) February 2018
VA – Hexadic III (Drag City 695) February 2018
Quicksails – The Bright (Gang of Ducks 002) February 2018
Rafael Anton Irisarri – Midnight Colours (Geographic North 48) February 2018

Older:

Emily A. Sprague - Water Memory (bandcamp, self-released) December 2017

Saturday, February 3, 2018

Come Down Softly To My Soul

An attempt at a regularly monthly update of what I've been interested in/ listening to. Cheers!

Forthcoming:

Brett Naucke (Spectrum Spools)
Yo La Tengo – There’s A Riot Goin’ On (Matador)
Mouse On Mars – Dimensional People (Thrill Jockey)
The Sea and Cake – Any Day (Thrill Jockey)
Brother JT (Thrill Jockey)

Bandcamps:

тпсб - Sekundenschlaf (Blackest Ever Black 67) january 2018 Dark Past Bright Future
Emily A. Sprague – Water Memory (self-released) December 2017
Matt Christensen - various

Suggestions:

Panda Bear - A Day with The Homies (Domino RUG882) January 2018
Schlammpeitziger – Damenbartblick auf Pregnant Hill (Bureau B 276) January 2018
ADT – Insecurities (Hausu Mountain) January 2018
Keith Fullerton Whitman ‎– Amposta Generators b/w Lleida Generators (Protracted View 517) january 2018
Ty Segall & Freedom Band – Freedom’s Goblin (Drag City 675) January 2018
Silvia Kastel – Air Lows (Blackest Ever Black 69) January 2018
Dedekind Cut – Tahoe (Kranky 213) January 2018
Ilyas Ahmed – Closer To Stranger (MIE 48) January 2018
No Age – Snares Like A Haircut (Drag City 694) January 2018
Alvin Lucier – Criss-Cross / Hanover (Black Truffle 33) february 2018
Shuttle358 – Field (12k 2039) February 2018

Older:

Fleet Foxes - Crack-Up (Nonesuch 558777) june 2017
Cosmic & Phill Musra Group, Michael – Cosmic Paradise/ Peace In the World/ Cosmic Records (Now-Again 5155) December 2017
Stephen Vitiello & Taylor Deupree - May 18 b/w Loop To Clouds (Champion Version 11, 2016 / 12k bandcamp) july 2017

Friday, January 12, 2018

Youth Worshipper

Ah, one of the many best songs ever from The Church. Anyway, been cranking out the 2017 year-end best-ofs, figured I should copy my remaining 2017 finds since it's practically mid-January at this point.

Suggestions:

Alexis Georgopoulos + Jefre Cantu-Ledesma – Fragments of a Season (Emotional Response 33) October 2017
King Krule – The Ooz (True Panther Sounds 126) October 2017
Byron Westbrook – Body Consonance (Hands In The Dark 35) October 2017
Errorsmith – Superlative Fatigue (PAN 81) October 2017
Lee Gamble – Mnestic Pressure (Hyperdub 37) October 2017
Aquarelle – Leave Corners (Debacle 104) September 2017
Sugai Ken – UkabazUmorezU (Rvng Intl. 40) October 2017
Oren Ambarchi – Stacte Karaoke II (Black Truffle 32) October 2017
Elodie – Vieux Silence (Ideologic Organ 27) October 2017
Thomas Brinkmann – Retrospektiv (Third Ear Recordings BOX 01) October 2017
Beast – Vols. One & Two (Pre-Echo Press 007/8) October 2017
Gregg Kowalsky – L’Orange, L’Orange (Mexican Summer 246) October 2017
M.E.S.H. – Hesaitix (PAN 82) October 2017
Peaking Lights – The Fifth State of Consciousness (Two Flowers 003) june 2017
Gunn-Truscinski Duo – Bay Head (Three Lobed 124) November 2017
Roger Eno – This Floating World (Recital 38) November 2017
VA – Pop Ambient 2018 (Kompakt 142) November 2017
Billy Gomberg – A Changed Meaning (Strange Rules 145) October 2017
Bitchin Bajas – Bajas Fresh (Drag City 678) November 2017
F.S. Blumm – Welcome (Karaoke Kalk 102) November 2017
The Fall – Singles 1978-2016 (Cherry Red BOX30) November 2017
Oh Sees – Orc (Castle Face 93) august 2017
Barnett & Kurt Vile, Courtney – Lotta Sea Lice (Matador 1148) October 2017
Koen Holtkamp – Gong Solo (Cassauna 40) January 2017
Saint Etienne – Home Counties (Heavenly 139) june 2017
Chris Forsyth & The Solar Motel Band – Dreaming In The Non-Dream (No Quarter 55) august 2017
L. Pierre – 1948 (Melodic 110) april 2017
Burnt Friedman & Mohammad Reza Mortazavi – Yek (Nonplace 44) November 2017
Burnt Friedman – The Pestle (Latency 10) January 2017
Olli Aarni – Nielu (Florabelle 003) October 2017
Ian William Craig – Slow Vessels (130701 26) may 2017
Inward Circles, The – And Right Lines Limit And Close All Bodies/ Scaleby (Corbel Stone Press) april 2017
Richard Skelton – Towards A Frontier/ Hánefsstaðafjall (Corbel Stone Press 006) December 2017
Burnt Friedman – Anthology (1980-2017) (Nonplace 45) December 2017
Maxwell August Croy & Sean McCann – II (Recital) December 2017
Monster Rally – Flowering Jungle (Gold Robot 53) December 2017
Mackay & Ryley Walker, Bill – Spiderbeetlebee (Drag City 688) November 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Complete and Utter

Missed:

Aquarelle – Leave Corners (Debacle) September 2017
Maayan Nidam – Deep Under Sobriety Regime 10” (perlon 110) September 2016
Binh – Noah’s Day 2x12” (perlon 111) October 2016
Alter Mahnn – Junge Frau 12” (perlon 112) December 2016
Villa H2H 12” (perlon 113) 2017

Suggestions:

Beach House – B-Sides and Rarities (Sub Pop 1205) june 2017
Leandro Fresco & Rafael Anton Irisarri - La Espera (A Strangely Isolated Place) july 2017
Sexual Objects, The – Cream Split Up! (Eyelids in the Rain/ Creeping Bent 002) February 2015
Golden Retriever – Rotations (Thrill Jockey 446) july 2017
Taylor Deupree & Marcus Fischer – Lowlands (IIKKI 003) july 2017
Olli Aarni – Keha (Lal Lal Lal 85) june 2017
Crescent – Resin Pockets (Geographic 44) may 2017
Marcus Fischer – Film Variations (Bandcamp) june 2017
Olli Aarni – Keha (Lal Lal Lal 85) june 2017
Pan Daijing – Lack (PAN 79) july 2017
Jan Jelinek – Loop Finding Jazz Records (~Scape 007, 2001/ Faitiche (faitback 01) april 2017
Video Salon – Video Salon (Not Not Fun 333) april 2017
War On Drugs, The – A Deeper Understanding (Atlantic) august 2017
Kassel Jaeger - Aster (eMego 235) august 2017
va – Superlongevity 6 (perlon 114) august 2017
LCD Soundsystem – American Dream (DFA/ Columbia) september 2017
Royal Trux – Platinum Tips & Ice Cream (Drag City 647) june 2017
Rafael Anton Irisarri – The Shameless Years (Umor Rex 100) august 2017
Marcus Fischer – Loss (12k 2037) September 2017
Sexual Objects, The – Sometimes Remixes 10” (Triassic Tusk 1001) july 2017
Annea Lockwood – Tiger Balm/ Amazonia Dreaming/ Immersion (Black Truffle 28) august 2017
VA – Total 17 (Kompakt CD 140) September 2017
G.E.S. – uguisubari 7” (Faitiche 16/ Acoustic Surveillance Series 1) september 2017
Crys Cole & Oren Ambarchi – Hotel Record 2LP (Black Truffle 29) September 2017
Auburn Lull – Hypha (Azure Vista 005) september 2017
Reinhard Voigt – Apokalypse Mau 12” (Kompakt 368) September 2017
Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions – Son Of A Lady 10” (Tendril Tales 04) September 2017
Clientele, The – Music For the Age of Miracles (Merge 607) September 2017
Ariel Pink – Dedicated To Bobby Jameson (Mexican Summer 240) September 2017
Ducktails – Jersey Devil (New Images 32) September 2017
Eric Copeland - Goofballs (DFA 2553) September 2017
Acetone – 1992-2001 (Light In The Attic 159) September 2017
Omni – Multi-Task (Trouble In Mind 124) September 2017
Autechre – JNSN CODE GL16 b/w spl47 (Touched 88) September 2017
STILL – I (PAN 80) September 2017
TM404 & Echologist – Bass Desires (Kynant 007) September 2017
Nicola Ratti – The Collection (room40 89) October 2017
Rafael Toral – Moon Field (room40 80) October 2017
Jefre Cantu-Ledesma – Hermeneutics (mexican summer_download) june 2017
NHK yx Koyxen – Exit Entrance (DFA 2555) October 2017
Beck – Colors (Capitol) October 2017
Destroyer – ken (Merge 599) October 2017

The Verve – Urban Hymns ‘Richard Ashcroft scrapped outtakes’ 1997
Hope Sandoval & the Warm Inventions – Let Me Get There b-side (nov 2016)
Hope Sandoval & the Warm Inventions – Isn’t It True b-side (nov 2016)
Ride – Lateral Alice & Cali remixes (july 2017)

Wednesday, July 5, 2017

Going Blank Again

Suggestions:

Follakzoid feat. J. Spaceman – London Sessions (Sacred Bones) april 2017
Various Artists - Mono No Aware (PAN 77) march 2017
Ezekiel Honig - A Passage of Concrete (Anticipate Recordings) march 2017
ADR - Throat (PAN 76) november 2016
Stephan Mathieu – RADIANCE X – Her Dark Gaze Drowned In Light (Schwebung) march 2017
The Jesus and Mary Chain - Damage and Joy (Artificial Plastic Records) march 2017
Ensemble Economique – In Silhouette (Denovali 278) march 2017
Tilliander - Ofog (Echocord 73) march 2017
Fun Years, The – Heroes of the Second Story Walk-Up (Spring Break Tapes) march 2017
Sun Araw - The Saddle of the Increate (Sun Ark 047) april 2017
GAS - Narkopop (Kompakt CD 136)
Leandro Fresco & Rafael Anton Irisarri - La Equidistancia (A Strangely Isolated Place 008)
Stephan Mathieu – RADIANCE XI – Music With Magnetic Strings (Schwebung) april 2017
Federico Durand – La Nina Junco (12k 2036) april 2017
Slowdive – Slowdive (Dead Oceans 132) april 2017
Hisato Higuchi – Kietsuzukeru Echo (Root Strata 103) april 2017
Pausal – Avifaunal (Dronarivm 45) april 2017
Ricardo Villalobos - Empirical House (a:rpia:r 15) may 2017
Tilliander – Compuriddim (iDEAL 154) may 2017
Wooden Wand – Clipper Ship (Three Lobed Recordings 123) may 2017
Janek Schaefer – Glitter In My Tears (Room40 85) june 2017
U2 – The Joshua Tree Super Deluxe CD Box Set – 30th Anniversary Ed. (Island, 1987) june 2017
Roe Enney – Glare (Root Strata 107) june 2017
Jefre Cantu-Ledesma – On The Echoing Green (Mexican Summer 212) june 2017
Konrad Sprenger – Stack Music (PAN 78) june 2017
Sexual Objects, The – Marshmallow (Triassic Tusk 03) june 2017
Inventing Masks - 2nd (Error Broadcast 33) may 2017
Bellows – Strand (Shelter Press 80) june 2017
Ride – Weather Diaries (Wichita Recordings 510) june 2017
Bellows – Sander (Latency 012) may 2017
Porter Ricks – Anguilla Electrica (Tresor 295) june 2017
Mark Templeton – Gentle Heart (Graphical Recordings 004) june 2017
Island People – Island People (Raster-Media 174) june 2017

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

Only A Northern Song

New writing gig at Dusted has me pushing/ lessening my outward bound tendencies a bit. Also rekindling those musical arguments/ positions of yore, albiet with a more sophisticated, less defensive approach. No headway on my latest mixcloud mixes unfortunately.

Suggestions:

Brian Eno – Reflection (Warp 280) January 2017
Eric Copeland - Brooklycn Banks (Palmetto Arts 002) november 2016
The Green Kingdom – Harbor (Dronarivm 41) November 2016
William Basinski – A Shadow In Time (Temporary Residence Ltd. 278) January 2017
Stephan Mathieu – RADIANCE VII- Process (Schwebung) January 2017
Taylor Deupree – Somi (12k 1087) February 2017
You Speak What I Feel – My Good Friends Tell Me That (Boomkat Editions 12x12 03) January 2017
Alejandro Franov – Suspendido En El Aire (Spekk 033) December 2016
Lilys – In The Presence of Nothing (Slumberland 20, Sept. 1992/ Frontier 31088) January 2017
Cairo Gang – Untouchable (God? 13) february 2016
Anjou – Epithymia (Kranky 207) February 2016
Stephan Mathieu – RADIANCE VIII- To Have Elements Exist In Space (Schwebung) february 2017
Stephan Mathieu – RADIANCE IX- Feldman (Schwebung) February 2017
Giuseppe Ielasi - 3 Pauses (Senufo Editions 01) February 2017
No UFO’s – Nu LP For RS (Root Strata 104) february 2017
Vagabond – Infinite Worlds (Father/ Daughter 52) February 2017
Arbouretum – Song Of The Rose (Thrill Jockey 433) February 2017
Growing – Disorder (Important Records 435) February 2017
Kassel Jaeger Jim O'Rourke - Wakes On Cerulean (Editions Mego 223) February 2017
Evan Caminiti - Toxic City Music (Dust Editions) February 2017
Sarah Davachi – All My Circles Run (Students of Decay 115) February 2017
Earthen Sea – An Act of Love (Kranky 208) February 2017
Six Organs of Admittance – Burning the Threshold (Drag City 664) march 2017