Archive for September, 2017

Friday, September 29th, 2017

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. This week during the second hour: Rich Elson of the Paris/London based reissue label Africa Seven sits in . . . SIRIUS 496: Jean Michel Bernard – Générique Stephane ++ […]

Thursday, September 28th, 2017

Sonic Youth vs. The Fall. In October of 1988 Sonic Youth paid a visit to the John Peel show on BBC Radio 1 a week before the release of Daydream Nation. Having recorded with Peel just two years prior, the group used the ’88 session to pay tribute to UK post-punk godheads The Fall. Kicking off […]

Wednesday, September 27th, 2017

Aquarium Drunkard presents Head + Soup, a 120 minute pan-global möbius strip of sound spanning genre, tone, and era. Brewed by Peaking Lights, who self-released the double lp The Fifth State of Consciousness in June, the following is something akin to aural hypnagogia. The in sound from way out. Aquarium Drunkard Presents: Head + Soup (A […]

Tuesday, September 26th, 2017

The stellar Chicago duo of Ryley Walker and Bill MacKay return next month with SpiderBeetleBee, a collection of fluid acoustic freedom flights, floating from Britfolk excursions to hazy rambles into unclassifiable zones. Walker and MacKay have an easy, loose-limbed rapport throughout — no one’s leading and no one’s following; it’s more like they’re discovering these […]

Monday, September 25th, 2017

On her fourth album under the Weather Station banner, Toronto-based songwriter and actor Tamara Lindeman steps into a new light. Though the self-titled LP is every bit as gorgeous and engrossing as previous triumphs like All Of It Was Mine and Loyalty, it’s looser, more enraged, and far more restless. “I had to get so ruthless, to cut […]

Friday, September 22nd, 2017

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 495: Jean Michel Bernard – Générique Stephane ++ The Fall – The Classical ++ Omni – Equestrian ++ Thee Oh Sees – Girls Who Smile ++ Omni – Afterlife […]

Thursday, September 21st, 2017

Histoire De Melody Vannier: Sixty slices of rare, vintage Parisian prog and pop-psych from the musical mind of Jean-Claude Vannier. A name likely familiar to the cognoscere surrounding his work with Serge Gainsbourg’s Histoire de Melody Nelson, the French composer Jean-Claude Vannier was paid a loving tribute in 2008 via Andy Votel’s kaleidoscopic medley of […]