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Playlist for April 06, 2015

We start off this program with a fair bit of scores from thought-provoking documentaries, such as Powaqqatsi, Workingman’s Death, & The Miners’ Hymns. Several musical pieces which served as alternate soundtracks to the classic Russian documentary, Man With A Movie Camera, are featured in our 3rd set too. 233 more words


It's all a game (piece)

I like the idea of process music. I like it a lot. Something about the idea appeals to me. I suppose it’s the fact that I’ve always wanted to be an artist, but have lacked a sense of mastery over any form of tools. 1,127 more words


Playlist for March 23, 2015

Another jazz-centric episode for Exit Music For Films! There are selections from recent scores such as Whiplash to older classics by the likes Duke Ellington, Quincy Jones, & Michel Legrand (“The Thomas Crown Affair”). 259 more words


Jazz fest: John Medeski gets out of a jam

Ask John Medeski what he thinks of the term “jam band,” used to pigeonhole his group Medeski Martin and Wood, and he groans.

“To be honest, we hated it forever. 1,050 more words


ha’fway 2015

Happy 239th birthday, United States!


I don’t blog much. Not much time. I haven’t even put out my Favorites from 2013 or 2014… well, here goes for my Top 10 of 2015 so far… 198 more words

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