Archive for August, 2012

Friday, August 31st, 2012

Our weekly two hour show on SIRIUS/XMU, channel 35, can be heard twice every Friday – Noon EST with an encore broadcast at Midnight EST. SIRIUS 260: Jean Michel Bernard – Generique Stephane ++ Cisneros & Garza Group – I’m A Man ++ The Daktaris – Super Afro-Beat ++ Music Convention – Big Green ++ Dion […]

Thursday, August 30th, 2012

It’s hot out there. Cool down with this…the 1968 Japanese psych nugget that is The Samurai’s “Fresh Hot Breeze Of Summer“.  See also: AD Presents :: DJ Soft Touch, A Mixtape. MP3: The Samurai :: Fresh Hot Breeze Of Summer

Wednesday, August 29th, 2012

When we first wrote about Foxygen, the band was on the verge of inking a label deal with Jagjaguwar (who recently re-released the Take The Kids Off Broadway EP). Now labeled up, the band is, for the first time, seriously touring behind their work – all while maintaining their frenetic pace of writing and recording. […]

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

The Doctor meets the Captain: Ralph Stanley’s 85 year-old voice is unmistakable; sung a capella, it’s undeniable. “Sure ‘Nuff ‘N Yes I Do” is the catcall blues opener to Captain Beefheart’s debut LP, Safe As Milk. Stanley’s interpretation skews far from his typically reverent, trad-bluegrass. His wizened delivery of “Hey hey young girls/ Where you at?” throws […]

Tuesday, August 28th, 2012

Those of you residing on the west coast have an opportunity to catch Korean sixties/seventies psychedelic guitar guru, Shin Joong Hyun, at the Los Angeles date (9/28) celebrating Light In The Attic Records’ 10 year anniversary. Last year the reissue label released the Joong Hyun compilation Beautiful Rivers And Mountains, spanning the years 1958-1974. You […]

Monday, August 27th, 2012

This performance. There are no words.

Monday, August 27th, 2012

In terms of Numero Group output, this one seemed to have slid in under the radar last year – the label’s inaugural release on their Numerophone imprint, Niela Miller’s Songs For Leaving. Culled from a “warped acetate cut at Variety Recording Service in 1962”, Songs Of Leaving is the complete songbook of New York folkie […]