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Unstuck in time, The Avant Ghetto wanders through heavy folk, pastoral noise, spiritual rock, harsh jazz and other dimly lit corners of the universe.

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Options February 19, 2018

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Artist Track Album Label Approx. start time
Pearls Before Swine  Morning Song   Options 45  ESP-Disk'   0:00:00 ()
Pearls Before Swine  Look Into Her Eyes   Options These Things Too  Reprise  0:02:32 ()
Tom Rapp / Pearls Before Swine  Come to Me   Options Beautiful Lies You Could Live In  Reprise  0:07:13 ()
Tom Rapp  For the Dead in Space   Options Stardancer  Blue Thumb  0:10:02 ()
Tom Rapp / Pearls Before Swine  Love/Sex   Options Sunforest  Blue Thumb  0:13:59 ()
Moby Grape  Now I Know High   Options Truly Fine Citizen  Columbia  0:17:53 ()
Help Yourself  American Mother   Options Beware the Shadow  UA  0:23:56 ()
Mighty Baby  Virgin Spring   Options A Jug of Love  Sunbeam  0:32:22 ()
Kenji Endo  Ame Agari No Biru Gai (Boku Wa Machi Sugite Totemo Tsukarete Shimatta)   Options Nigayo  URC  0:41:01 ()
Brigid Mae Power  Peace Backing Us Up   Options The Two Worlds  Tompkins Square  0:46:00 ()
Ilyas Ahmed  Passing Lines   Options Closer To Stranger  MIE Music  0:49:40 ()
 
Grateful Dead  Mountains of the Moon >   Options Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, CA, 4/5/69  Bootsville  1:05:11 ()
Grateful Dead  Dark Star   Options Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, CA, 4/5/69  Bootsville  1:10:27 ()
Matt Valentine  Free Again   Options Midden Mound  COM  1:27:56 ()
Sagas  Bristlecone Blues   Options The Last Door  Deep Water Acres  1:37:38 ()
Robbie Basho  The Grail and the Lotus   Options Forli Italy 1982  ESP-Disk'   1:46:37 ()
 
Entourage Music and Theatre Ensemble  Tarbox Poltergeist (alt. take)   Options Ceremony of Dreams : Studio Sessions & Outtakes, 1972-1977  Tompkins Square  2:03:29 ()
John Steins / Scott Sheerin  Raga Rag   Options Midnight Light  River Town  2:07:13 ()
Ezra Feinberg  Kernel and Shell   Options Pentimento and Others  Related States  2:12:29 ()
Levitt & McClure   Paradise   Options Living in the Country  Warner Bros  2:16:27 ()
Itasca   Wet Meadow   Options Morning Flower  Dove Cove  2:21:20 ()
Kate Wolf  These Times We're Living In   Options Give Yourself to Love  Kaleidoscope  2:26:57 ()
Judy Roderick  Born in the Country   Options Woman Blue  Vanguard  2:31:15 ()
Buffy Sainte-Marie  You're Gonna Need Somebody on Your Bond   Options It's My Way!  Vanguard  2:35:35 ()
Karen Beth   I'm No Good For You   Options Harvest  Decca  2:38:28 ()
Michael Hurley  Ms Petty Blues   Options Woodbill Brothers  Snocko  2:42:07 ()
Jorma Kaukonen  Broken Highway   Options Too Hot to Handle  Relix  2:45:30 ()
Pearls Before Swine  I Shall Be Released   Options These Things Too  Reprise  2:55:50 ()

Listener comments!

  Mon. 2/19/18 12:01am saucerful:

such a beautiful song...RIP Tom Rapp!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 12:02am Zetti:

And good morning to you Jeff, friends.
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:06am Clint in Reno:

Mornin’
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 12:06am Jeff Conklin:

Morning, all.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 12:14am sberger:

Morning all...lovely start...RIP the great Mr. Rapp.
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:22am ziL:

Good Morning from Abu Dhabi! Delighted to be listening with you all!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 12:33am Jeff Conklin:

Quiet out here. Either people hated on Rapp/PBS or everyone's out partying?
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:35am saucerful:

Neither...listening quietly :)
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:37am katharsis:

Here. Listening.
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:37am Agent Peter:

No opinion
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:38am zenkoan:

What is the sound of a listener making no-sound?
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:38am MONEYBAG$:

maybe everyone is listening to Charlie Miller's 24 bit Go Ahead transfers
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 12:39am Jeff Conklin:

"No opinion"

lol
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:41am zenkoan:

Shall we liven things up with a debate about the merits of '80's Dead?
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 12:42am Jeff Conklin:

Please. No. I can't. Not tonight.
Avatar Mon. 2/19/18 12:43am tuner fish:

the sound of one fan clapping
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 12:43am Adamsworth:

Hello, I was away from the computer but I liked the Rapp set a lot.
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:43am Gooberz.jpg:

Might as well get the Dead debate started early; with any luck we can wrap before the Dead set of hour 2 is over
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 12:44am Jeff Conklin:

Hahahah @gooberz
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:44am Gooberz.jpg:

I'll start: "I mean, John Mayer?? Really?!?"
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:45am saucerful:

And I will interrupt the '80s Dead convo by saying I love this Kenji Endo...not familiar with him.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 12:45am Adamsworth:

We can debate if it was good or bad that they asked the Hells Angels to do security at Altamont. What do you think? Ha ha.
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:46am Gooberz.jpg:

Oh man, someone brought up Altamont... comin in hot! Yeah, that was Jerry's idea
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:47am Agent Peter:

Mo opinion about Sonic Youth either, in case it comes up after I crash out.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 12:48am Adamsworth:

ha ha
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:48am Gooberz.jpg:

"I've got some friends" usually ends with a headache, anyone will tell you
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 12:55am sberger:

Was Rock Sculley's suggestion to the Stones. "Men of integrity" I believe is how he put it...
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:58am saucerful:

I was able to do a Google translate - it means "Rainbow overflowing (I was overpowered and very tired) haha
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:58am Agent Peter:

If it's in Japanese then it hasn't been translated.

Just sayin'..
  Mon. 2/19/18 12:59am saucerful:

Nope Mr. Agent Peter...
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:00am Gooberz.jpg:

Yeah but the Angels were Jerry's friends
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:02am Agent Peter:

@saucerful
It was Jeff who was referring to the "Japanese translation". It's going to be the same in Japanese as it is in Japanese, right?
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:03am judy from croton:

Can’t sleep. My reward: avant ghetto.
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:03am saucerful:

@Agent Peter - whatever you say, you're the agent... ;-)
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:04am Gooberz.jpg:

Yeah Pearls Before Swine were major; turned on to those records by Twisted Village, Wayne and Kate of Major Stars fame, late 90s etc. RIP Mr Rapp!
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:05am Gooberz.jpg:

69 Dead is kinda all I fuck with at this point.
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:05am Gooberz.jpg:

*Dead wise. Nice selection, Jeff!
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:05am Agent Peter:

Turn up the bass drum!
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:07am saucerful:

Can't go wrong with '69 at the Avalon...
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:08am saucerful:

haha I just realized we sound like weird wine connoisseurs...
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:09am Gooberz.jpg:

Yes to Avalon; I also really love those Ark shows in Boston 4/21 and 4/22/69 I have DAT transferred somewhere that sound fantastic. Only Dead tapes I have left
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:10am Gooberz.jpg:

Heeeeeeere it comes....
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 1:11am Jeff Conklin:

Sweet lord almighty.
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:11am judy from croton:

and here we smile
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:11am MONEYBAG$:

Just beat my high score in Dig Dug, thanks Pigpen
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:15am Gooberz.jpg:

The best
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 1:17am Jeff Conklin:

Judy who told me the Renbourn/Dead story?
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:26am judy from croton:

Why, yes.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 1:29am Jeff Conklin:

Welcome! Never saw you around these parts before...
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:30am MONEYBAG$:

this might be better than that dark star tbh
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:32am judy from croton:

My first time, so to speak. I’m an archive-ist.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 1:35am Jeff Conklin:

Right on. Sorry youre sleepless but glad to have you.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 1:36am Jeff Conklin:

@Money: 'Midden Mound' might be my fave solo thing Matt's ever done. Whole record rules...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 1:47am Zetti:

That was wonderful... thanks
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:48am MONEYBAG$:

Just looked up the price on that MV LP at forced exposure and my eyes exploded
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:49am Gooberz.jpg:

Almighty Basho
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 1:52am Adamsworth:

@moneybag$ it looks like the CD and cassette versions are still available mvandee.blogspot.com...
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:53am judy from croton:

Thanks jeff. Helped me get calm and iron out some wrinkles so i can go back to sleep and listen tomorrow. Quite brilliant.
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 1:53am Jeff Conklin:

The LP was mad expensiv because it was a UK-only release and done real high end style. I live with the tape in my car.
  Mon. 2/19/18 1:56am MONEYBAG$:

ok, midheaven has the nice price FLAC
  Mon. 2/19/18 2:13am MattWuet:

Brilliant start to the third set! Little revelations, as always...
  Mon. 2/19/18 2:13am Stefan:

Good morning Jeff & listeners
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 2:20am Jeff Conklin:

Wlecome, latecomers.
  Mon. 2/19/18 2:23am Stefan:

thanks, have to get the kids off to school before tuning in ...
  Mon. 2/19/18 2:24am Stefan:

and went to see her (Itasca) last year in Berlin
  Mon. 2/19/18 2:25am Ajay:

Beautiful set / show as always
  Mon. 2/19/18 2:29am Mike tp:

sad to hear of Tom Rapp passing..Pseu may have interview Ed him 10_15 years ago.the jeweler snow queen translucent carriages got a lot of plays over the years.i just tuned in that's why I'm commening about Tom now!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 2:35am Adamsworth:

@Mike I heard Pseu's show this last week and she played a set of hsi songs, she said she'd try to dig up that interview for the next show
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 2:36am Adamsworth:

"You're Goona Need Somebody on your Bong", lol
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 2:38am Adamsworth:

Some band has to use that now...
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 2:46am Jeff Conklin:

It autofilled, must have been used before ha
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 2:53am Julie:

Typo from someone on their bong
  Mon. 2/19/18 2:55am Mike tp:

che che la Fong pass me the bong...
  Mon. 2/19/18 2:56am Mike tp:

thanks Adamsworth!!!
Avatar Swag For Life Member Mon. 2/19/18 2:56am Jeff Conklin:

Thanks for hanging, everyone. See you next time...
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