The latest addition to the ‘everything japan/manga/anime/music/fashion’ obsession of my girls. Babymetal is super super commercial, total fusion of girlgroup meets metal, over the top. Everything that I dislike in music, but I still like it (shame on me).
… And I’m in Ireland, so i asked the ghost in the machine to post these on my behalf :)
Albert Ayler – Spirits (1964)
Disney’s Silly Symphony (1929)
Screaming Lord Sutch & The Savages – ‘Til The Following Night(1961)
Blacktop – “From Beyond”. Blacktop was a short-lived swamp-rock project from the mid ’90s by unheralded genius singer/guitarist Mick Collins of the Gories and the Dirtbombs.
The Bar-Kays – Holy Ghost
Kristin Hersh feat. Michael Stipe – Your Ghost
Clara Rockmore – Nocturne in C# minor
Beautiful, brand new video for South African vocalist/rapper/musician/Afro-futurist Spoek Mathambo‘s song, “Stuck Together”, taken from the acclaimed Father Creeper album, released earlier this year on Sub Pop. Directed by French film-makers Elias Belkeddar and Ugo Mangin.
Recorded on 12 June 1947 at Technisonor, Paris, France.
Don Byas – tenor sax
Jack Dieva – piano
Jean-Jacques Tilche – guitar
Lucien Simoens – bass
Armand Molinetti – drums
“Sell the kids for food
Weather changes moods
Spring is here again
Nirvana – “In Bloom” (Geffen Records, 1992).
Pixies – “Is She Weird?”, off Bossa Nova (4AD, 1990).