Monthly Archives: April 2009

Initially Speaking…

O.S.I. – Blood [Inside Out] The third album by the duo of Jim Matheos (Fates Warning) and Kevin Moore (Dream Theater/Chroma Key). This time they’ve added Porcupine Tree’s Gavin Harrison on drums. Gavin’s ultra precise drumming is a perfect fit … Continue reading

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New Stuff

Micachu & The Shapes – Jewellry [Rough Trade] Imagine celebrated American composer and instrument maker Harry Partch had a young British daughter who grew up listening to Beck. Now imagine that she made a record produced by a 6 year … Continue reading

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Tuesday’s Dub/Jazz extravanagza

Kelly Clarkson – WhyyawannabringmedownThe Gathering – Even the Spirits are AfraidBrad Mehldau Trio – River Man (live)Henry Rollins – The Odd Ball Gets a Big LaughThelonious Monk – It Don’t Mean a Thing (if it Ain’t got that Swing)Miles Davis … Continue reading

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Making Monday’s Bearable

The morning shuffle… Michael Hedges – A Love Bizarre (live)The Sway Machinery – Drinking and DrivingMinor Threat – BetraySonny Rollins – Wonderful! Wonderful!Mike Keneally – Friends and FamilyQueensryche – The Killing WordsGevorg Dabaghayan – Shakhkr-ShukhkrPorcupine Tree – How is your … Continue reading

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Heaven & Hell – The Devil You Know (Rhino, 2009) Pure Metal Perfection.

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Into The Presence – ST If the name Luis Carlos Maldonado doesn’t ring a bell perhaps Tim “Herb” Alexander does. These two talented individuals make up the core of Into The Presence and they deserve your immediate attention. Don’t expect … Continue reading

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Friday Commute Shuffle – This gives you some idea how long my morning door to door commute is: Mr. Bungle – 24,000 Baci (live)Porcupine Tree – Waiting Pt. 2 (live)King’s X – Dogman (live 2008)King’s X – Dogman (live 1999)Tribe … Continue reading

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