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"Big Carnivorous Feast" with mark (archive)

Wednesday, January 6, 2010 | 10:00 to 12:00 | Playlist

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
Sonic Youth Anti-Orgasm The Eternal Matador #12 in the WXDU top 100 albums for 2009
The Vile Cherubs side 2, track 3 Post-Humorous Relief Dischord 1989. No track listing anywhere on this! Not on the label, the sleeve, the jacket... and little to be found online. Beautiful clear blue vinyl though!
Fugazi Joe #1 Repeater Dischord 1990
Fugazi Break-In Repeater Dischord
Georges Montalba Mazurka from Masquerade Pipe Organ Favorites Hit Thing orig. from 1958's "Georges Montalba at the Mighty Wurlitzer: A Hi-Fi Fantasy in Pipe Organ and Percussion"
Lata Mangeshkar Inhi Logon Ne The Rough Guide to Bollywood Legends: Lata Mangeshkar World Music Network 1971. From the film "Pakeezah."
* The Son of P.M. Lhow Lenum (VA) Shadow Music of Thailand Sublime Frequencies 1960s
* Karuna Khyal Side A (partial) Alomoni 1985 Phoenix 1976 recording... not much known about it. Comparisons to Krautrock. There are two long (>22min.) tracks on the album, so I'm just playing a part of the first one. It sounds great!
* Steve Gunn Mr. Franklin Boerum Palace Three Lobed "prodigous talent for fusing traditional American song structures with raga influence," sez the label. Great steel guitar work from guest Marc Orleans.
* Mance Lipscomb Ain't It Hard The Best of Mance Lipscomb Arhoolie 1960s recordings from a SE Texas songster who play it all: "ballads, reels, breakdowns, pop songs, children's songs, spirituals, waltzes, foxtrots, one-steps, two-steps, ballin' the jack, heel-and-toe polka, the cakewalk, the Charleston, the buzzard lope, slow drag, hucklebuck, and blues." He played what the audience wanted, in short, on weekend nights. Worked as a sharecropper by day--cotton & corn. His name is short for "emancipation." Cool.
* Rumel Fuentes Walk-out en Crystal City Corridos of the Chicano Movement Arhoolie Early 70s SW Texas singer. Great protest songs of all sorts. This one documents 1968-69 student walkout at a high school where there was much inequity, including the straw that broke the camel's back: all cheerleaders selected except one were white.
DMBQ Nothing The Essential Sounds From The Far East. Estrus! DMBQ = Dynamite Masters Blues Quartet. 1988-ish? Japanese.
Tragic Mulatto Whole Lotta Love Hot Man Pussy Alternative Tentacles 1989
Drive-By Truckers Play It All Night Long The Fine Print (A Collection of Oddities and Rarities, 2003-2008) New West
* Face Value Someday Rode Hard, Put Away Wet: Clevo HC 89-93 Smog Veil hardcore from Cleveland!
Fairport Convention Matty Groves Liege & Lief Island 1969. Their *third* outstanding album released that year.
Doc & Merle Watson Russian Grass Home Sweet Home Sugar Hill Doc & his late son Merle recorded in 1967, at home in Deep Gap, NC.
Jerry Garcia & David Grisman Shady Grove Shady Grove Acoustic Disc Sounds a lot like "Matty Groves" to me... (see above). This is an awesome acoustic pickin' record. 1996.
* Shadrack Chamelon Don't Let It Get You Down (VA) Forge Your Own Chains Now Again A superb globe-spanning collection of "Heavy Psychedelic Ballads and Dirges 1968-1974." This one's from Iowa.
* Espers I Can't See Clear III Drag City new
* Betty Davis Bar Hoppin' Is It Love or Desire Light in the Attic 1976 recording, never issued til now. Durham-born!
* Archie Shepp Attica Blues (VA) Freedom, Rhythm & Sound Soul Jazz incredible new set
* Electric Sunshine Thunder Forest (VA) Lost Souls, Vol 2: Garage Psychedelic Rock from Arkansas and Beyond 1965-1971 Psych of the South collection of unreleased reel-to-reel tapes from private collections... Electric Sunshine is a group of 9 year olds (!!!!!) from Jonesboro, Arkansas
* Silver Bracelets Zarezan (VA) Psychedelic Super Piotr Past & Present from Bulgaria, these dudes. Comp is all 60s pysch rock from eastern Europe.
The Flying Burrito Brothers Christine's Tune The Best of the Flying Burrito Brothers A&M
New Town Drunks Double Sunglasses Sunday The Ballad of Stayed and Gone self-released local disc from 2009
* Real Estate Snow Days Real Estate Woodsist nice reverby lo-fi pop stuff, from New Jersey.
Fleet Foxes He Doesn't Know Why Fleet Foxes Sub Pop 2008
* Sounds of Liberation Billie One Sounds of Liberation Porter new re-release of a fine 1972 album out of Philly
The Horace Silver Quintet Sighin' And Cryin' Song For My Father Blue Note 1964 jazz classic
Madlib Song For My Father Shades of Blue Blue Note Madlib remixes Horace Silver... A big fave disc of mine from 2003
* BK-One Eighteen to Twenty-One Rádio Do Canibal Rhymesayers Brazilian recordings w/beats are the music behind this hip hop recording. 2009.
* Oh No Testin' It Out Oh No vs. Now-Again Stones Throw 2009 reissue of a 2007 promo-only release
* Jackson Conti Mamãoism Sujinho Mochilla Jackson Conti is a collaboration 'tween Madlib and famous Brazilian drummer Ivan "Mamão" Conti
* Miguel Zenón Villa Palmeras Esta Plena Marsalis Jazz saxophonist does his thing incorporated into Puerto Rican plena rhythms. Grammy-nominated record (Best Latin Jazz) -- smokin'!
Flop Entropy Flop & The Fall of the Mopsqueezer Frontier 1992, Seattle
* Moonlight Bride 1915 Myths self-released from Chattanooga
* Love I Can't Find It Love Lost Sundazed 1971 recording, for various reasons never released by Columbia... but out now!
Loretta Lynn If Loneliness Can Kill Me Singin' With Feelin' Decca