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Playlist for August 25, 2014: Music from Apocalypse Now

This was a very special edition of Exit Music For Films, focusing on the songs and score of the classic Vietnam war movie in 1979, Apocalypse Now, directed by Francis Ford Coppola. 311 more words


Music of Cyprus - Leonidas Baffalas

Leonidas Baffalas , a reggae musician from Cyprus , we´ve presented him already in 2012 her is his newest song with the title, hmmmmm “Πάει πέρασε (been passed ) “


"Thank You, God"

I mentioned to you earlier that I would find the full choral rendition of my song “Thank You, God” that was performed by the “Coro Pro-Música” of the University of the Antilles in Mayagüez, Puerto Rico on May 3, 1986 under the musical direction of Professor Robert Robinson. 23 more words

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Active Music Listening Monday September 1, 2014

YTD recordings listened to: 681
Good music, not recommended for purchase: 4422
Not good music: 207

Honorable Mentions: 8
Buys: 12

Possibles: Boyd Rivers, Chris McGregor, Alvin Youngblood Hart, Dave Arner Trio, Bill Horist, MAKU Soundsystem, Zomby, Retox, About Group, Jello Biafra, Fat Freddy’s Drop, Jessie Mae Hemphill, Kendl Winter, Bone Dance, Defeater, Sidi Toure, Lindi Ortega, Jonwayne, Christian Kjellvander, Okkyung Lee,  The Ballantynes, Debruit and Aljawal, Slidhr, The Whammies, The Chewers, La Misa Negra, Alexander Hawkins, Cheryl Pyle,  Toxic Holocaust, Equal Stones, Comeback Kid, Third Coast Kings, Susie Iberra/Roberto Rodriguez, Eccodek, Bio Ritmo, Pacifika, Kasai All Stars, Viet Cong, Lenguas Largas, Ruthie Foster… 308 more words


Japan Trip 2014

My trip to Japan this summer was extremely useful and great fun. This will be about music, and I’ll talk about my visit to a part of Japan new to me, Shizuoka Precture, in another blog. 830 more words



Given that it’s the first of the month and September sees the Liverpool Psych Fest, today’s #onegoodthing seems appropriately timed.

Yup, those Swedish purveyors of some of the sharpest, brightest and boldest psych-inflected music – … 37 more words


Make Music Not War - III

New York, August 31, 2014. Continuing from Part I and Part II, this is the third segment of the project Planetary Coalition’s musicians’ series that I’ve showcased here. 232 more words