November 2020’s archived staff picks.
Alex, Brandon, Cleo, Dan, Hannah, Jon & Justin’s picks for the month.
A powerhouse pairing of pioneering ensembles of improvised music! Los Angeles Free Music Society titans Airway and Japanese icons Hijokaidan energetically tear through two discs of [...]
Virgin – VR 13-108 Presswell Pressing. White Label Promo 1974 Media Condition – VG+ Sleeve Condition – VG (Noticeable ring wear, 1/2 ” promo saw cut and small tear on [...]
Blown out and massed patterns of red-line scrape and abrasion; cyclical and blaring, a thunderstorm of gutter-nihilism emanates from the streets and sewers of NYC. 40 continuous minutes of rugged [...]
‘Unbelievable modern jazz. Chock full of large and lush orchestration and instrumentation. Right in line with the spiritual jazz classics of the 60’s and 70’s, the brilliant [...]
“West coast composer, artist, and producer Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith has chartered a pioneering career with multiple critically-acclaimed albums since 2015. Following the release of The Kid in [...]
Trading Places present a reissue of Sir Lord Baltimore‘s self-titled album, originally released in 1971. Fresh from their US tour supporting Black Sabbath, Brooklyn-based heavy metal trio [...]
Young Marble Giants one and only album Colossal Youth celebrates its 40th anniversary this year. This special edition reissue includes the titular album as well as songs from Salad Days, Is The [...]
“In the late 1970’s Athens, Georgia was buzzing with a raw but sophisticated music scene. Traditional southern rock had been the Georgia musical export for years before but the turn of the [...]
“In 2018 we introduced our first Mothers’ Garden compilation on International Womens’ Day. This compilation looked to shine a light on the often under-acknowledged musical [...]
Dropping somewhere between PINK FLAMINGOS, BLOOD FEAST, and an episode of THE BRADY BUNCH on acid, SOMETIMES AUNT MARTHA DOES DREADFUL THINGS is a histrionic psychodrama that could only have [...]
Vampiric gunfighter Drake Robey (Michael Pate, Hondo) goes West and terrorizes a small town. When the fiend sets his fangs on beautiful rancher Dolores (Kathleen Crowley, Target Earth), it’s up [...]
A few years from now… Bacurau, a small village in the Brazilian sertão, mourns the loss of its matriarch, Carmelita, who lived to be 94. Days later, its inhabitants (among them Sônia Braga) [...]
George Lattimer (Christopher St. John) knows all about deadly force. His home life is a disaster. His mistress treats him like a stranger. His superiors hate his guts. And he’s been a [...]
November 6, 2020 | Staff Picks