Archive for January 18th, 2013

Steven Wilson – The Raven That Refused to Sing [And Other Stories] (2013)

Steven Wilson – The Raven That Refused to Sing [And Other Stories] (2013)

Ambitious, connective and simply unforgettable, The Raven is not just Steven Wilson’s best solo album to date, it rivals his career-making work on Porcupine Tree’s 2002 triumph In Absentia

Deep Beatles: “Run for Your Life” from Rubber Soul (1965)

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a3wNopYS8YE&w=500&h=305] It’s the song everyone loves to hate, the one containing squirm-inducing lyrics that are at least politically incorrect, at most misogynistic.

Delta Wires – Anthology (2013)

San Francisco Bay Area blues legends the Delta Wires take a victory lap after their induction into the Blues Hall of Fame with the release of their historical survey Anthology.

Lisa Richards – Beating of the Sun (2013)

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zVy-2U0bdls&w=560&h=315] Originally from the Northeast coast of Australia and now calling Texas her home, singer-songwriter Lisa Richards uncorks a bottle of confidence and darkness on Beating of the Sun.

The Friday Morning Listen: Voivod – Killing Technology (1987)

So I’m sitting at work the other day, taking down a few notes about a problem I’d been working on, when the co-worker to my left leaned over and made a joke about my habit of writing things in an actual engineering notebook