Archive for June 10th, 2012

The dB’s – Falling Off the Sky (2012)

The reunited dB’s come storming out on Falling Off the Sky, quickly dispensing with the expected sheen of comfy nostalgia from the opening track.

Steely Dan Sunday, "My Rival" (1980)

< >> *** STEELY DAN SUNDAY INDEX *** No movie where Steely Dan was commissioned to contribute a song for that movie’s soundtrack ever did well, not You’ve Got to Walk It Like You Talk It or You’ll Lose That Beat, not FM, and not even a movie directed by the great John Huston, Phobia.

Don Cherry – Organic Music Society (1972; 2012 reissue)

Don Cherry was making world music before the genre had its own spot at the record stores, and that focus on new sounds always gives his albums a fizzy atmosphere of discovery

The Grip Weeds – Speed Of Live / Live Vibes (2012)

Formed in 1988, the Grip Weeds made a huge impact right from the start.