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Month: August, 2020

Saturday, August 8th

Feeling inert?

Not anymore.

Tomeka Reid Quartet (TR, cello; Mary Halvorson, guitar; Jason Roebke, bass; Tomas Fujiwara, drums), “Old New” (T. Reid), 2019

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Chicago (Columbus Park)

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reading table

On these southern roads,
on shrine or thatched roof, all the same,
swallows everywhere

—Yosa Buson (1716-1784), translated from Japanese by Sam Hamill

Friday, August 7th

what’s new

Lucinda Williams, “Bad News Blues,” “Big Black Train,” “You Can’t Rule Me,” “Man Without A Soul,” live, Nashville, published 7/27/20

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

Thursday, August 6th

wake up!

Peter Brötzmann (alto saxophone), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Paal Nilssen-Love (drums), live, Japan (Chiba), 2011

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Chicago

Wednesday, August 5th

like nobody else

Thelonious Monk (1917-1982, piano), “Just a Gigolo” (I. Caesar & L. Casucci), live, 1963

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

Tuesday, August 4th

voices I miss

Julius Hemphill (alto saxophone, 1938-1995) with Baikida E.J. Carroll (1947-, trumpet), Abdul Wadid (1947-, cello), Philip Wilson (1941-1992, drums), “Dogon A.D.” (J. Hemphill), 1972

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Chicago

Monday, August 3rd

like nobody else

Art Ensemble of Chicago (Roscoe Mitchell, 1940-, saxophones; Joseph Jarman, 1937-2019, saxophones; Lester Bowie, 1941-1999, trumpet, MCOTD Hall of Fame; Malachi Favors, 1927-2004, bass; Don Moye, 1946-, drums), “Ohnedaurth,” live, Berlin, 1991

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Chicago

Sunday, August 2nd

sounds of New Orleans

Funeral for singer Juanita Brooks, New Orleans, 2009

 

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lagniappe

random sights

a while ago, Ireland (Dingle Peninsula)

Saturday, August 1st

alone

Morton Feldman (1926-1987, MCOTD Hall of Fame), Palais de Mari (1986); Sarah Rothenberg, live (performance begins at 3:23), 3/30/20

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Oak Park, Ill.

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