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[Music] Bi Kyo Ran - Parallax


Thanks to Guy Segers for publishing this classic of Japanese progressive rock.

Bi Kyo Ran were rather unfairly tagged as a Japanese King Crimson clone.  By this album, that image was finally shed. 28 more words

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[Music] Soliman Gamil - A Map of Egypt Before the Sands


It’s for albums like this that I have such a love of Bandcamp.  This release originally came out in 1997, and was a collection of pieces of… 37 more words

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[Music] Kikagaku Moyo/幾何学模様 - Stone Garden


Kikagaku Moyo’s Stone Garden was one of my favorite releases of 2017.  It’s a loud, heavy, psychedelic masterpiece in keeping with legendary bands like White Heaven… 7 more words

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[Literature] James Joyce - The complete recordings (1924​-​29)


It’s only about twelve minutes worth of audio recordings, but Sub Rosa Records has published two pieces of James Joyce reciting some of his works from between 1924-1929.

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[Music] Various Artists - Ibimeni : Garifuna traditional music from Guatemala

Sub Rosa released a compilation of Garifuna music recorded and produced by Juan Carlos Barrios (aka Radio Zumbido). It’s a wonderfully horn-and-lullaby laden compilation of wonderful music straddling between the Guatemalan border, Honduras, parts of Nicaragua and Belize, where African and indigenous cultures collide. Yet another stellar compilation.

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[Music] Momo Wandel Soumah - Matchowé


Momo Wandel Soumah was a saxophonist and vocalist from Guinea who did a stunning job mixing jazz (especially that of the Charlie Parker and John Coltrane… 26 more words

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[Music] Canturbe - Flotteur


This disc was a wonderful find!  Canturbe were an Argentian progressive rock band working out of Buenos Aires.  Their sound is classic prog, but with touches of metal, folkloric music and even tango on one track.  9 more words

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