Melt Banana “Scratch Or Stitch” from MxBx 1998 / 13,000 Miles At Light Velocity (Tzadik 1999)Buy it!
Bill Frisell “It's Nobody's Fault But Mine” from Beautiful Dreamers (Savoy 2010) —background music for today's showBuy it!
Junior Parker “Mystery Train” (RCA / Victor 1989)Buy it!
Ahmad Jamal “Tranquility” (ABC Records 1968)Buy it!
Marisa Anderson “First Light” from The Golden Hour (Mississippi 2011) N Buy it!
Stephin Merritt “Train Song” from Showtunes (Nonesuch 2006)Buy it!
Kara-sal Ak-ool “Pesnya Pro Igil” from Melodii Tuvi (Dust-to-Digital 2007)Buy it!
Hanggai “Haar Hu” from Introducing Hanggai (World Music Network 2008)Buy it!
Whistle Peak “Hurry, Hurry” from Half Asleep Upon Echo Falls (Karate Body 2011) N Buy it!
Calexico “Across The Wire” from Feast of Wire (Quarterstick 2003) —Luis Alberto Urrea, author of "Across The Wire" and other works of both journalism and fiction, will be at Maryville University tomorrow eveningBuy it!
Amadou Ballake et l'Orchestre Super Volta “Bar Konou Moussou” from Bambara Mystic Soul (Analog Africa 2011) N —music from 1970s Burkina Faso (then known as Upper Volta)Buy it!
O.S. Africa Jazz Onema Pascal “Furaha Ya Kanu” from Opika Pende (Dust-to-Digital 2011) N —Kenyan music from the early 1960sBuy it!
Sting “Englishman In New York” from ...Nothing Like The Sun (A&M 1987) —featuring Branford Marsalis who will be playing at the Sheldon this Sunday, January 22 with Joey CalderazzoBuy it!
Sam Rivers “Point Of Many Returns (excerpt)” from Contours (Blue Note 1965) —featuring Freddie Hubbard, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter and Joe ChambersBuy it!
The Retros “9:00 Bridge” from Inner City Rockers (BDR 2011) N L —recorded in 1979 at Webster UnversityBuy it!
Shaved Women “Every Day Life” from Shaved Women (Rotted Tooth 2011) L —playing this Wednesday, January 18 at El Lenador with Solid Attitude, Tenement and Ghost IceBuy it!
Crass “Shaved Women” from Well Forked - But Not Dead (Crass 1982)Buy it!
Crass “A Part Of Life” from Well Forked - But Not Dead (Crass 1982) —two live recordings from 1981 included on "Christ - The Album"Buy it!
Kimio Eto “Choryu” from Koto Music (World Pacific 1959) —music from JapanBuy it!
Osorezan “Form Of The Collapse If A Collapse Should Occur (excerpt)” from Mimidokodesuka (Drag City 2008) —Jim O'Rourke, Darin Gray and Chris Corsano recorded live in Japan, 2006 - Gray and Corsano will both be performing in a trio with Dave Stone on Saturday, January 28 at the Kranzberg Arts Center on North GrandBuy it!
Tinariwen “Tenere Taqhim Tossam” from Tassili (V2 2011) N R —music from Mali, featuring Kyp Malone and Tunde Adebimpe of TV On The RadioBuy it!
William Parker Quartet “Poem For June Jordan” from Sound Unity (AUM Fidelity www.aumfidelity.com 2005) —featuring Hamid Drake, Lewis Barnes and Rob BrownBuy it!
Rosco Gordon “No Dark In America” (Dualtone 2004) —released after Gordon's death in 2002, featuring Ken Coomer on drumsBuy it!
Wei Chung Loh “Parting At Yang Kwan” from The Secret Museum Of Mankind Vol. III (Yazoo 1995) —qin music from ChinaBuy it!
Wu Man “Dengyue Jiaohui (Lanterns And Moon Competing In Brilliance)” from Chinese Music For The Pipa (Nimbus 1993)Buy it!
Yamantaka // Sonic Titan “Oak Of Guernica” from YT//ST (Psychic Handshake 2011) N Buy it!
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