Archive for November, 2008

Friday, November 28th, 2008

Our weekly two hour show on SIRIUS/XM, channel 26 (SIRIUS), and channel 43 (XM), can now be heard twice, every Friday – Noon EST and then an encore broadcast at Midnight EST. Below is this week’s playlist. SIRIUS 73: Jean Michel Bernard – Generique Stephane ++ Pavement – Passat Dream ++ The Glands – Livin; […]

Friday, November 28th, 2008

Album artwork: Does it indeed affect our listening experience, and if so, how? Scratch the Surface is a new feature on Aquarium Drunkard that that takes a look at particularly interesting cover art choices. In 1967, Bob Dylan got into a motorcycle crash, retreated into the bowels of Big Pink with the Band, and emerged […]

Thursday, November 27th, 2008

I grew up in Atlanta, and every Thanksgiving as far back as I can remember, one of the local FM radio stations would play “Alice’s Restaurant” in its entirety – all 18+ minutes of it – several times throughout the day. As traditions go, it was a fine one, and now in our fourth year, […]

Wednesday, November 26th, 2008

As promised, here are the re-posted Chrome Dreams companion tracks from 2007. The following live & unreleased studio MP3s are a companion piece, of sorts, to the unreleased Chrome Dreams acetate bootleg posted here last week. The below video is of Neil with Crazyhorse, live at the Hammersmith Odeon, in London March 28, 1976, performing […]

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

Blitzen Trapper’s Furr has turned out to be one of the year’s strongest albums, and the band is presently on tour supporting it with the Parson Redheads. Aquarium Drunkard is presenting both the hometown date, here in Los Angeles at the Echo, and down south in San Diego at the Casbah. We have some pairs […]

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

It was a bit odd to walk into Symphony Space on Saturday night and see director Jonathan Demme trying to scalp his extra tickets to that evening’s performance of I Often Dream of Trains, the “psych-folk” masterpiece by British cult figure Robyn Hitchcock. Hitchcock has appeared in several of Demme’s movies over the years — […]

Tuesday, November 25th, 2008

This month marks the 40th anniversary of The Beatles White Album. Here’s some Footage from the 1968 sessions at Abbey Road and Trident studios. Check out Paul’s shoes. + Download your music DRM free via eMusic’s 25 free MP3 no risk trial offer ——————————————————————————————————————————-