Category Archives: Zappa

Now Playing: 2012 pt. 3

The other day I was in the car listening to our local community public radio station WDFH and I heard an amazing piece of music that seemed to go on forever.  I had to get out of the car before … Continue reading

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iPod Shuffle: 2/1/12

I haven’t done one of these in a while, let’s see which 20 random songs we get out of the 20,641 on my 160GB iPod Classic: Dave Douglas  – Black Rock Park Ida Maria – Morning Light Miles Davis – … Continue reading

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Now Playing: 2012 pt. 1

Every year I promise myself I’ll be better at keeping track of my listening habits.  Why should 2012 be any different?  Well here we go… Uri Caine Trio – Siren (Winter & Winter, 2011) I’ve been a fan of Uri’s … Continue reading

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Razl – Microscopic (2011, Martian Sheep)

WARNING!  Highly Infectious Guitar and Beyond Ridden Groove-A Thon! So reads the back of Microscopic by Spain’s Razl (AKA Raul Huelves).  I’m not one to argue with such a definitive statement, when you pop this sucker into your CD player … Continue reading

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John Zorn’s Masada Marathon 2011

March 30, 2011 8:00PM City Opera at Lincoln Center, NYC When I saw this event listed I figured there was no way I was going to be able to go.  I happened across a ticket giveaway contest from Relix magazine … Continue reading

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Bryan Beller – Wednesday Night Live (2011, Onion Boy)

Have you ever watched Antiques Roadshow on PBS, it’s ok I won’t tell anyone I’m just using it to illustrate a point.  They appraise items that people find in their garages or attics based on the current market and demand … Continue reading

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Ice Ice Shuffle

Not a lot of snow this time, but lots of ice… Melvins – Revolve (New and Improved) Jane’s Addiction – Summertime Rolls (yeah reeeaaally funny) Dave Douglas – The Branches I (more like falling branches) King’s X – Lost In … Continue reading

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