First quarter listening: artists

Okay, so I did the songs. Next in my cavalcade of music-related geekdom is the artist analysis. Most of it is pretty simple stuff (‘I listened to an album a couple of times’), but humour me, eh? This is the first of what will hopefully be… a number… of quarterly reviews that I can useContinue reading “First quarter listening: artists”

Harvey Milk – Harvey Milk (a.k.a. The Bob Weston Sessions)

Hydra Head (1993/2010) Following critical acclaim of Harvey Milk‘s latest album Life… the Best Game in Town (2008), current home, Hydra Head, has gone into the archives for this new/old album. Originally recorded in 1993 by one Bob Weston, these recordings never officially saw the long-playing light of day. Until now. The band is knownContinue reading “Harvey Milk – Harvey Milk (a.k.a. The Bob Weston Sessions)”

13&God: Men of Station E.P. (2005)Akimbo: Jersey Shores (2008) (Initial Thoughts)An Albatross: The An Albatross Family Album (2008) (Initial Thoughts)Animal Collective: Merriweather Post Pavilion (2009) (Initial Thoughts)Asa-Chang & Junray: Minna no Junray (2005)Ascoltare: B E A M, Part 1 (2007)Be Your Own PET: Get Awkward (2008) (Initial Thoughts)Beirut/Realpeople: March of the Zapotec/Holland (2009) (Initial Thoughts)Björk:Continue reading