Archive for September 1st, 2010

Deep Cuts: George Harrison, "Rising Sun" (2002)

Deep Cuts: George Harrison, "Rising Sun" (2002)

by Nick DeRiso That George Harrison kept recording until just two months before his death at age 58 in November of 2001 was its own blessing. After all, he hadn’t put out a new album of solo material since 1987. But you wondered what would become of Harrison’s final works, since producer Jeff Lynne had decided to finish the projectRead More

Joan Jeanrenaud, PC Muñoz – Pop-Pop (2010)

Joan Jeanrenaud, PC Muñoz – Pop-Pop (2010)

by Mark Saleski If you want to really scare yourself, wait until everybody else in the house has gone to bed, turn out all of the lights, and put the Kronos Quartet’s Black Angels on the stereo. You will be assaulted with George Crumb’s terrifying “Black Angels (Images I),” a piece so full of tension and release (or maybe justRead More