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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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January 19, 2011
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|Artist||Track||Album||Label||Year||Format||Comments||Approx. start time|
|leslie keffer||dormant torment||give it up/dormant torment||ecstatic peace||2010||LP||0:00:00 ()|
|artless entanglements||killer bees/we can live with the hum||a collection of vintage spotness||no auditions||1986||LP||0:05:35 ()|
|maurizio bianchi||plays the clockwork orange||plays the clockwork orange||hot releases||2003/2010||LP||0:10:03 ()|
|destroy all monsters||1974 1976||ecstatic yod||1974/1994||CD||0:19:23 ()|
|half nelson||american tapes||2011||12"||0:37:51 ()|
|basil kirchin||primitive london 4||primitive london soundtrack||trunk||1965/2010||CD||0:44:12 ()|
|fairview productions||city store||fairview studios 1966-1973||front room masters||2009||CD||0:47:25 ()|
|michael chapman||goodbye to monday nights||fairview studios 1966-1973||front room masters||2009||CD||0:50:25 ()|
|michael chapman||postcards of scarborough||fully qualified survivor||light in the attic||1970/2011||CD||0:54:33 ()|
|michael chapman||rabbit hills||fully qualified survivor||light in the attic||1970/2011||CD||0:59:42 ()|
|colin bluntstone||keep the curtains closed today||journey||epic||1974||LP||1:04:16 ()|
|graham repulski||molten girls, iowa||electric worrier||shorter||2010||CD||1:09:26 ()|
|gray||the mysterious ashkey bickerton||shades of...||plush safe||1979/2010||CD||1:12:44 ()|
|kim salmon||wallpaper||wall/paper||my mind's eye||2009||LP||1:25:11 ()|
|noveller||bleached beach||bleached valentine||ox-ghost||2011||LP||1:38:37 ()|
|purling hiss||hissteria||richie||2010||LP||Saturday at the Cake Shop: Purling Hiss Mad Scene Home Blitz Capsul = Hamish Kilgour/Alister Parker of Bailter Space $10-15 sliding scale - all proceeds benefit Dan Melchior's wife Letha. http://melchiorfund.blogspot.com/||1:44:45 ()|
|minutemen||black sheep||sst||1981||7"||1:51:25 ()|
|outer spacist||officer officer||columbus discount||2010||7"||1:52:40 ()|
|idi amin & the amputees||disco bitch||going underground||2010||7"||1:54:51 ()|
|prisonshake||downtight/shook like roses||i'm really fucked now||scat||1990||LP||1:56:48 ()|
|tom verlaine||marquee moon||IRS||1987||12"||2:03:04 ()|
|evil madness||cafe cicago||ultra eczema||2010||LP||2:22:02 ()|
|excepter||retrograde wtf||late||woodsist||2010||12"||2:30:44 ()|
|billy boys||cadillac||vuava||2010||7"||2:39:15 ()|
|philip perkins||excerpt||the flame of ambition||fun music||1987||LP||2:41:27 ()|
|david garland||i am an i-beam girder||control songs||review records||1986||LP||2:44:42 ()|
|katherine young||relief||further secret origins||porter||2010||CD||2:48:54 ()|
|david lee jr.||love parable||evolution||universal sound||1974/2010||CD||2:56:17 ()|
Wed. 1/19/11 6:22am
david in denver:
perfect soundtrack to this wonderful morgan
Wed. 1/19/11 6:24am
Good morning John and everyone.
It's a challenging but very nice set indeed.
Wed. 1/19/11 6:26am
Sounds like the boilers going in the basement again...
Wed. 1/19/11 6:39am
david in denver:
does art have to be so beautiful?
Wed. 1/19/11 6:41am
I just turned on my radio as you were announcing "music by Half Nelson" and I thought, "Gee, how nice....they're going to play some early Sparks!" (Half Nelson being Sparks' original name at the time of their first album nearly 40 years ago).
Obviously, this is not THAT Half Nelson.
Wed. 1/19/11 7:16am
david in denver:
if art was walking backwards thru you front door would you genuflect
Wed. 1/19/11 7:53am
Rock it John!
Wed. 1/19/11 8:11am
That's what I like to hear upon logging in!
Wed. 1/19/11 8:24am
robert1014: That's odd; I was just reading a blog called 1014 (by the author of Winamp). Oh, hi, John. And, um, everyone.
Wed. 1/19/11 8:33am
Thanks for the info John-I Just donated to Letha's fund-it couldn't have been easier: herehttp://melchiorfund.blogspot.com/
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