music clip of the day

jazz/blues/rock/classical/gospel/more

Saturday, August 4th

sounds (and sights) of New York

Critical Response Trio (Jason Kao Hwang, violin; Anders Nilsson, guitar; Michael TA Thompson, drums) & Douglas Dunn + Dancers, live, New York, 2018

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Monhegan Island, Maine

Friday, August 3rd

serendipity

Just stumbled upon this—it’s improved my day immeasurably.

Tan Dun (1957-), Elegy: Snow in June (1991); Third Coast Percussion and Joshua Roman (cello), live, Seattle, 2015

 

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lagniappe

random sites

other day, Monhegan Island, Maine

Thursday, August 2nd

mesmerizing

John Luther Adams (1953-), Everything That Rises (2017); JACK Quartet, live, Ojai, Calif., 6/8/18

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Monhegan Island, Maine

Wednesday, August 1st

more

Susan Alcorn (pedal steel guitar), Mary Halvorson (guitar), live, New York, 2016

 

Tonight she’ll be playing at a Chicago art gallery, Corbett vs. Dempsey, beginning at 6 p.m., with reed players Ken Vandermark and Joe McPhee.

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Monhegan Island, Maine

Tuesday, July 31st

what’s new

Diplo (DJ), Barcelona, 6/15/18

 

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random sights

other day, Monhegan Island, Maine

Monday, July 30th

Last night I heard her at Chicago’s Hungry Brain. Otherworldly. Tonight she’ll be playing, and talking (with reed player Ken Vandermark), at the Experimental Sound Studio—all of which will be streamed, beginning at 7:30 (CST).

Susan Alcorn (pedal steel guitar), live, Rochester, N.Y., 6/18/18

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Monhegan Island, Maine

Sunday, July 29th

sounds of the 1920s

Rev. J. M. Gates, “Baptize Me,” 1926

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Monhegan Island, Maine

Saturday, July 28th

basement jukebox

Gene Pitney, “Just One Smile” (Randy Newman), 1966

 

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Dusty Springfield, “I Don’t Want to Hear It Anymore” (Randy Newman), 1969

 

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lagniappe

random sights

other day, Monhegan Island, Maine

Friday, July 27th

sweet soul music

Anthony Hamilton, live, Washington, D.C., 2016

 

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lagniappe

random sights

yesterday, Monhegan Island, Maine

Thursday, July26th

string quartets
day four

Helmut Lachenmann (1935-), String Quartet No. 3, “Grido,” excerpt; Mivos Quartet, live, New York, 2012

 

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lagniappe

random sights

this morning, Monhegan Island, Maine

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