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"I listened yesterday. It's no reflection on you but I could'nt see where you were going or what you were going for. This early seventies thing did'nt get noticed the first time and you talk about friends of like Dealney and Bonnie who had records out like we're supposed to remember who they are. Then you play this long winded free jazz stuff that really grates on my nerves. And that noise without a beat and sounds like someones being pinched. Then you play a reggae song, I think you called it Dub, to what, be cool? You seem to really fetishize the whole folk thing too which is obnoxious to us who don't even care. I liked it when you played that punk song though. I like Joe Belock a lot." (Visit homepage.)
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|Artist||Track||Album||Label||Year||Format||Approx. start time|
|robert quine/ jody harris||flagpole jitters||escape||lust/unlust||1981||12"||0:00:00 (Real)|
|lubomyr melnyk||0:19:20 (Real)|
|carter thornton||black dirt||2008||LP||0:44:38 (Real)|
|richard youngs||tinsel matrix||autumn response||jagjaguwar||2007||LP||0:50:17 (Real)|
|saqqara dogs||sister||world crunch||pathfinder records||1986||12"||0:53:22 (Real)|
|malamini jobarteh & dembo konte||cheddo||jaliya||sterns||1985||LP||1:03:48 (Real)|
|tom djill||1:20:31 (Real)|
|matt johnson||burning blue soul||4ad||1984||LP||1:28:21 (Real)|
|david thomas and the wooden birds||having time||blame the messenger||twin/tone||1987||LP||1:36:18 (Real)|
|thick pigeon||sudan||les disques du crepiscule||1981||7"||1:41:52 (Real)|
|home & garden||1:45:56 (Real)|
|easter monkeys||1:49:57 (Real)|
|slow choke (lydia lunch)||1:54:04 (Real)|
|pink reason||2:05:56 (Real)|
|mike mlillius||sweet sunday||2:12:48 (Real)|
|manfred mann||2:15:33 (Real)|
|jeffrey dahl||2:19:03 (Real)|
|growing||lateral||social registry||2008||CD||2:21:14 (Real)|
|strange games||keep your eyes peeled||leningrad||points east||1980||LP||2:25:16 (Real)|
|zz top||asleep in the desert||2:41:13 (Real)|
|d charles speer & the helix||canaanite builder||after hours||black dirt||2008||LP||2:44:27 (Real)|
|paul dasken||witchita lineman||12"||2:50:39 (Real)|
Wed. 2/20/08 8:02pm
holy crow, this is amazing! i've got a new LP to go hunt down... thanks!
Wed. 2/20/08 8:30pm
WOW!!!! absolutely LOVING this Lubomyr Melnyk piece!!!!
"p. s." to Pheezy -- YES, "Escape" IS a fine album, well worth the search . . .
Wed. 2/20/08 9:31pm
Have been stuck working late, and have found your selections very conducive to thoughtful work.
Wed. 2/20/08 9:57pm
gregory in Toronto:
you're playing perfect music for what we're doing right now - lying in bed and watching the full lunar eclipse
Wed. 2/20/08 10:12pm
forgot about the LE! thanks...
Wed. 2/20/08 10:12pm
Funny...I saw Pink Reason on the playlist and had a feeling that it would be this song...
Wed. 2/20/08 10:13pm
wonderful stuff. begins with banjos, moves to saxes...
Wed. 2/20/08 10:47pm
The ZZ Top tune was simply beautiful. Thanks for the reminder that band was sweet and spicy.
Fri. 2/22/08 10:27am
How nice to turn the radio on the other night and hear Richard Youngs.
One of my favorites.
I'm bitting your style and playing the track on my show today.
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