Monthly Archives: January 2014

luv208

Sounds Like A Cheap Novelette

a futur noir jazz soundtrack that sounds like a cheap novelette; a modern day suspense thriller full of private dicks, shifty dames, cigarettes, street violence, dark alleys, dusky jazz clubs and a shot of whiskey.
image : a still from The Third Man (1949)
R.I.P. Ronny Jordan
Tracklist:
  1. Get Your Hand Off My Shoulder, Pig – EL-P ft. The Blue Series Continuum – Thirsty Ear Recordings (2004) > buy link
  2. Greg’s Theme – Shawn Lee’s Ping Pong Orchestra – Ubiquity (2006) > buy link
  3. Splat Goes The Cat – Barry Adamson – Mute (1989) > (searching for buy link)
  4. Asphodel – Skalpel – Ninja Tune (2003) > buy link
  5. Reaching Up – O.H Krill – DC Recordings (2000) > buy link
  6. Doris Dub – Tosca – G-Stone Recordings / Studio K7 (2000) > buy link
  7. The Law (Ben Young Mix) – Ronny Jordan – Island (1996) > (searching for buy link)
  8. The Chase – Shawn Lee’s Ping Pong Orchestra – Ubiquity (2005) > buy link
  9. Perspective From A Slow Spin – him – FatCat Records (2003) > buy link
  10. Waiting Game – Working For A Nuclear Free City – Melodic (2007) > (searching for buy link)
  11. Continuum – J Swinscoe presents The Cinematic Orchestra – Ninja Tune (1998) > buy link
  12. The Ageing Young Rebel – DJ Food ft. Ken Nordine – Ninja Tune (2000) > buy link
  13. Percodan – Live Human – FatCat Records (1999) > (searching for buy link)
  14. Re-Arrange (The Cinematic Orchestra remix) – DJ Krust – Talkin’ Loud / Ninja Tune (2000) > buy link
  15. Solar Lunar – Broadway Project – Memphis Industries (2004) > buy link
  16. Paper Bag – Goldfrapp – Mute (2000) > buy link

luv207

Funky Ass Road Trip

it was just over 40 years ago when my buddies and i piled into a van to make our way around the great U.S. of A. we always checked out local bands along the way and ended up hearing some really great music. it was a crazy ride and these tunes are pretty much all i can remember from that funky ass road trip.
image : our funky ride
Tracklist:
  1. It’s Just Begun – The Jimmy Castor Bunch – RCA Victor (1972) New York, NY > buy link
  2. I Stayed Away Too Long – Manual B. Holcolm – Diamond Jim Recording / Luv N’ Haight / Ubiquity (1969/2008) Detroit, MI > buy link
  3. Take Me – Fabulous Souls – Lamp Records / Stones Throw (1971/2002) Bloomington, IN > buy link
  4. The Funky 16 Corners – The Highlighters Band – Three Diamonds / Mark IV Records / Stones Throw (1968/2002) Indianapolis, IN > buy link
  5. Color – LA Carnival – Pacific Ave Records / Stones Throw (1971/2002) Omaha, NE > buy link
  6. I Just Want To Be (Like Myself) – Robbie Hill’s Family Affair – Seattle West Recording Corp. / Light In The Attic (1972/2004) Seattle, WA > buy link
  7. Move In The Room – Dawn and Sunset – DT&V Records / Luv N’ Haight / Ubiquity (1972/2006) San Francisco, CA > buy link
  8. South Side Funk Part 2 – The Soul Seven – Soultex Records / Stones Throw (1969/2001) Dallas, TX > (searching for buy link)
  9. Give It Up – Lee Dorsey – Amy / Soul Jazz (1969/2001) New Orleans, LA > buy link
  10. Funky Cat – James Knight and The Butlers – Cat / Soul Jazz (1971/2003) Miami, FL > buy link
  11. Can We Rap – Carleen and The Groovers – CJB / Stones Throw (1972/2001) W. Columbia, SC > buy link
  12. Amen, Brother – The Winstons – Metromedia Records (1969) Washington, DC > buy link
  13. You Gotta Come A Little Closer – Soul Brothers Six – Phil L.A. Of Soul / Soul Jazz (1973/2001) Philadelphia, PA > buy link
  14. The Gangs Back Again – Kool & The Gang – De-Lite Records (1969/1971) Jersey City, NJ > (searching for buy link)

luv206

Plays Well With Others

Mr. & Mrs. Eno;
Your son Brian Eno is a remarkable student with his musical abilities and the fact that he plays well with others being his most obvious strengths. Attached to this note is a snippet of the production and collaboration works he has been involved with over the years. We hope you enjoy them as much as we do.
St. Joseph’s College, Ipswich
image : an / eno / potthast / luv / collaboration
Tracklist:
  1. Bass Trap – U2 – Island (1985) > buy link
  2. The Belldog – Eno, Moebius, Roedelius – Sky Records (1978) > buy link
  3. Bone Jump – Brian Eno with Jon Hopkins & Leo Abrahams – Warp (2010) > buy link
  4. Moonlight In Glory – Brian Eno & David Byrne – Sire (1981) > buy link
  5. Moonlight Africa – Edikanfo – E.G. Records (1981) > (searching for buy link)
  6. I Zimbra – Talking Heads – Sire (1979) > buy link
  7. African Night Flight – David Bowie – RCA (1979) > buy link
  8. Helen Fordsdale – Mars – Antilles / Soul Jazz (1978/2003) > (searching for buy link)
  9. Not Moving – DNA – Antilles / No More Records (1978/2008) > (searching for buy link)
  10. Gut Feeling (Slap Your Mammy) – Devo – Warner Bros (1978) > buy link
  11. I Want To Be A Machine – Ultravox – Island (1977) > buy link
  12. Seedpods – Brian Eno And The Worlds Of Rick Holland ft. Caroline Wildi – Warp (2011) > buy link
  13. There Was A Saviour Interlude I – John Cale – Opal Records / Warner Bros. (1989) > (searching for buy link)
  14. Everything That Happens – David Byrne & Brian Eno – Todomundo (2008) > buy link

luv205

Third Eye Cyclops

i closed my eyes and felt my third eye open as this heady mix of new sound came pouring out.
then i realized it was 2014.
image : Third Eye Cyclops
Tracklist:
  1. New Seeds – Boards Of Canada – Warp (2013) > buy link
  2. If I Am Only Allowed One Song On This Album With Cut Up Female Vocals Then This Song Is It – Kid606 – Tigerbeat6 (2013) > buy link
  3. Armonica (Darkstar Remix) – Darkstar – Warp (2013) > buy link
  4. You Took Your Time (Lee Gamble Remix) – Mount Kimbie – Warp (2013) > buy link
  5. Tristan – DDD – Fur Trade Recordings (2013) > buy link
  6. Actio Reactio – Helena Hauff – Werkdiscs (2013) > buy link
  7. Stay I’m Changed – Falty DL – Ninja Tune (2013) > buy link
  8. Burning Chrome – Interplanetary Prophets – Planet Mu (2013) > buy link
  9. Sex Mission – Laurel Halo – Hyperdub (2013) > buy link
  10. Black Technician (Original Mix) – Robert Hood – Music Man Records (2013) > buy link
  11. Kool FM – Four Tet – Text Records (2013) > buy link
  12. This Dog Can Run – Lukid – Werkdiscs (2012) > buy link
  13. Simulation – Benjamin Damage – Monkeytown Records (2013) > (searching for buy link)
  14. Zen Sizzle – Ikonika – Hyperdub (2013) > buy link