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The Adelaidean / Deepspace - Adrift & Antigravity

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TheAdelaidean is ambient soundscape composer Sean Williams, presumably from Adelaide, Australia; Deepspace is the moniker used by another Australian ambient composer, Mirko Ruckels, from Brisbane....

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(Posted by Peter Thelen 2022-01-21)

Three-Layer Cake - Stove Top

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Three-Layer Cake can be nominally viewed as a power trio, with Mike Watt on bass, Mike Pride on drums, and Brandon Seabrook on guitar; Seabrook’s guitar is swapped out for banjo at times, and...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2022-01-20)

Dreadnaught - Northern Burner

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Way back in 1996, the band Dreadnaught formed out of the dust and debris of the cosmos and made their home in New Hampshire and Maine, and shortly thereafter produced their first demo cassette....

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(Posted by Peter Thelen 2022-01-19)

Carl Verheyen - Sundial

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In addition to his tenure as guitarist for Supertramp, Carl Verheyen has a fairly substantial discography as leader or solo artist. He operates in the realm of blues-inflected rock, and...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2022-01-18)

Pili Coït - Love Everywhere

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Pili Coït is yet another permutation of Lyon musicians active in other bands (see Piniol, Ni, etc.), this one featuring Guilhem Meier and Jessica Martin Maresco, who also work together in Le...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2022-01-16)

Paulina Owczarek & Peter Orins - You Never Know

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You never know, do you? Owczarek (alto and baritone saxes) and Orins (percussion) met back in 2015 when they were invited to join the Satoko Fujii Orchestra Berlin. Owczarek, from Krakow, Poland,...

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(Posted by Peter Thelen 2022-01-15)

The Locker Room Cowboys - The Future Came and Stole Our Dreams

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The Locker Room Cowboys’ debut release has been intriguing me for quite some time, starting with the cover art. The cover photo is from May 1937, taken by Dorothea Lange for the Resettlement...

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(Posted by Henry Schneider 2022-01-14)

Robby Steinhardt - Not in Kansas Anymore

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Prior to his death in July of 2021, Robby Steinhardt was working on his first solo album after gaining fame as a member of Kansas in the 70s. Cheekily titled Not in Kansas Anymore, the...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2022-01-13)

Phillip Wilkerson & Chris Russell - Dark Measures

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It’s been a good five years since Wilkerson and Russell presented their first collaboration,

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(Posted by Peter Thelen 2022-01-12)

We Stood Like Kings - Classical Re:Works

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After a number of albums written as soundtracks to silent films, We Stood Like Kings turns attention to Classical music. Classical Re:Works tackles Beethoven, Ravel, Vivaldi, Bach,...

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(Posted by Jon Davis 2022-01-11)
 

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