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Real Life Rock Top 10 (11/89?)

1. Natural Spiritual Orchestra, incidental music composed and conducted by William J. E. Lee, in Spike Lee’s Do the Right Thing (Univer­sal)
Sometimes sug­gesting Aaron Cope­land, sometimes Randy Newman—but more urgent, more confusing—Lee’s (Spike’s father) half-buried work is seemingly as foreign to its Brooklyn setting as modern African sounds would be; in a movie where every actor is immediately questioned by another, the music plays as the film’s second mind. 567 more words

Greil Marcus

a defining moment

for a guy that can be fickle and unforgiving when it comes to music i have a fairly good track record in terms of how well most of the stuff i’ve glommed onto over the years has held up. 808 more words

TUESDAY TUNES: In lieu of socks, a song

I cast on for Sarah Wilson’s Honey of a Hurricane socks today.  Sadly, my camera ran out of gas and I was unable to take a picture…so here’s another treat for you. 154 more words

WIP Wednesday

Trouble brewing: Therapy? live in Dublin

Back in 2000, Therapy? Released So Much For the Ten Year Plan – a retrospective that tried to make sense of their contrary career path up until then. 628 more words

Live Reviews

Connect over a shared love of a lesser known artist

When I moved to Toronto for undergrad I used to frequent a favourite music store along Bloor. They were great at picking out music for their listening stations. 582 more words

The Living End

I am pretty sure I am not the only one that is excited for this. Seeing Marcus post a lot of Hüsker Dü on his… 316 more words


Color Me Impressed

If I had done a best reissues of 2014 this long overdue reissue of Crayon‘s Brick Factory would have been near the top of it. 264 more words