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[Sandbag] 03.01.2009 08:51 AM

the pastels

sonic sphere 03.01.2009 08:57 AM

dead kennedys-demos 1978

SYRFox 03.01.2009 09:13 AM

 

Derek 03.01.2009 09:13 AM

robe. - time dilation

woo woo

atsonicpark 03.01.2009 09:21 AM

thee michelle gun elephant

and then mosaic.wav

atsonicpark 03.01.2009 09:21 AM

hope you like that robe. album derek

greedrex 03.01.2009 09:22 AM

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Originally Posted by SYRFox

 

i can now say this is one fierce snooze+yawn fest.:eek:

atsonicpark 03.01.2009 09:23 AM

oh I listened to the UUUUUUU (or "Six U's" as I've been referring to it when speaking to my drone loving friend) album a couple more times. Truely gnarly, especially on codeine...

atsonicpark 03.01.2009 09:24 AM

I haven't listened to the connors/o'rourke thing yet, I need to; personally, I don't really like connors that much. Boring stuff. How can someone collaborate with Fahey (on a different album) and be boring? Has way too many releases, though I've liked a few. I dunno. O'Rourke should bring the genius out in that collab. I'll download it soon...

Derek 03.01.2009 09:25 AM

You typed 7 U's //_-

And glad you like it! My next one should be better.

MOSAIC.WAV rule also.

greedrex 03.01.2009 09:26 AM

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Originally Posted by atsonicpark
O'Rourke should bring the genius out in that collab. I'll download it soon...

yeah He SHOULD HAVE.

gohleekwang 03.01.2009 10:46 AM

now listen to my very own, soon to be release, the second volume of "Wiring My Ear To The Ground" - "Till I Am Happy With"

Torn Curtain 03.01.2009 10:55 AM

John & Berverley Martyn - The road to ruin

[Sandbag] 03.01.2009 11:40 AM

 


steve newman 03.01.2009 11:47 AM

cursive - mama, i'm swollen
kylesa - static tensions
...trail of dead - the century of self
dillinger escape plan - miss machine
rocket from the crypt - scream, dracula, scream!

sonic sphere 03.01.2009 12:06 PM

dead meadow-howls from the hills

batreleaser 03.01.2009 01:36 PM

ive been feeling particularly misanthropic lately, so last night i decided to stay up as long as possible, take 10 mg of xanax, smoke pot, and listen to lots and lots of scum rock records. whether it be wierd justpre-punk stuff like the electric eels, raven's "back to ohio blues" (sounds like led zeppelin had they never become famous and were forced to use the shittiest eqipment and recording setupus ever to support thier insatiable appetities for hard drugs and sex, the results are almost as great as zeppelin, haha), ive been listening to some of the discs from the same band's to cd boxsetl, of which Thurston put on his top 80 of 06 list in arthur, the Desperate Bicycles "Medium was a Tedium" 7 inch got two spins last night, definitly one of my favorite records.

ive actually be going to the Shit-Fi website and particularly searching out records on thier "Shit List", which is records that they feel fit the Shit-Fi aesthetic. That is, bands who made great sounding and interestinf records with the absolute bare minimum of recording equipment, more lo fi than lo fi. needless to say, that totally represents what im into concerning music.

last night i also pulled out my favorite japanese and british and some american loud as hell, noisy hardcore records. the violent party compilation album, state children, chaos uk, discharge, coward's "voice" 7 inch, Gauze, and Gloom.

wierder albums i listened to were Trans-Industrial Tou Orchestra "Subterfuge" and D. CHarles Speer's "Same Forgotten COuntry"

I also listened to Burzum's "Aske", No New York, the first two Motorhead albums, and Times New Viking.

SYRFox 03.01.2009 01:41 PM

 


:p

stu666 03.01.2009 01:56 PM

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Originally Posted by SYRFox


 


:p


Yeah i've been listening to this too, i like it Derek.

vulva 03.01.2009 01:59 PM

just finished listening to Wolves In The Throne Room's new one; Black Cascade. It was good, but didn't touch Two Hunters.

sonic sphere 03.01.2009 02:23 PM

depeche mode-a broken frame

Derek 03.01.2009 02:32 PM

Thanks for all the support haha. When I look back on it I feel kind of disappointed with the album... but I'm my own worst critic. I'll get better.

acousticrock87 03.01.2009 02:33 PM

Daniel Johnston.

Torn Curtain 03.01.2009 02:53 PM

Wipers - Youth of America

_slavo_ 03.01.2009 03:00 PM

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Originally Posted by SYRFox
 


ohhhhhh yes. fantastic album.

viewtiful_alan 03.01.2009 03:33 PM

Yesterday:


 

1.5/5 It was crap, but for some reason I didn't have a hard time getting through it. Weird.



 

4/5
And today so far:


 

4.5/5

All on cd

sonic sphere 03.01.2009 04:25 PM

echo & the bunnymen-crocodiles

SYRFox 03.01.2009 04:44 PM

 

viewtiful_alan 03.01.2009 04:58 PM

 

3.5/5

Glice 03.01.2009 06:18 PM

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Originally Posted by fugazifan
ah i get it now. i think we are passed the whole wagner was an anti semite stage (actually jews arent, but i am)
i started to really appretiate haydn since i studied him this semester. some of his stuff is meh. but some is great. id defiantly check out the 1st movement of his 98th symphony.
and ive really fallen in love with mozart. especially his operas.
and the eroica wa the last thing that we leanred last semester. such an amazing symphony.
i dont know brittens guitar work. but ill check it out. i do like dowland so im sure itll be interesting.
is ritten he one that wrote a young person's guide to the orchestra? thats a great peice

listening to robbie basho-venus in cancer



Haydn - you'll have to recommend me something. The problem I have with him is there's a massive glut of it without anything that's come to my attention as standing out. 1st movement of the 98th symphony - that's an awful lot of symphonies, y'know?

But then, that's true of Bach and Mozart, two composers I adore, for the most part.

The Britten guitar piece for John Dowland... I think the memorium should be taken with a pinch of salt. It's one of those ones that's good, but I never noticed Dowland treating the tonic with such ill-regard. It may be by lack of musicological chops, but I think he's taking a very episodic inspiration from what I've heard of Dowland.

Britten did do the young person's guide.... I prefer Saint-Saen's carnival of the animals in the 'kids orchestral pieces' category. Britten is always a funny one for me, goes far too close to the horrors of British pastoral for my liking.

I've half a mind to listen to Solti doing Mahler's 8th now. But I think I'll stick with my Strauss-a-thon.

stu666 03.01.2009 06:24 PM

 

gohleekwang 03.01.2009 06:51 PM

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Originally Posted by viewtiful_alan

 

4/5


This is an amazing release, love this!

viewtiful_alan 03.01.2009 10:20 PM

 

3/5

uhler 03.01.2009 10:28 PM

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Originally Posted by [Sandbag]


i repped you for listening to that. is that your vinyl copy?

Sonic Youth 37 03.02.2009 01:27 AM

 

stu666 03.02.2009 03:38 AM

Sonic Youth 1999-02-27 Hammerstein Ballroom, NYC (from dime)

sonic sphere 03.02.2009 06:15 AM

fat joe-don cartagena

A Thousand Threads 03.02.2009 07:45 AM

 

SYRFox 03.02.2009 10:00 AM

 

blunderbuss 03.02.2009 10:38 AM

Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf, performed by the Friday-Seezer Ensemble.


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