Music To Eat

An Eclectic Gastronomy of Sound

Painting Penguins with Kate Bush

I was listening to Kate Bush’s bizarre 1982 track “Leave It Open” the other day.  There’s an ending vocal passage (starting at 2:34) that’s hard to decipher.  When I first … Continue reading

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More Songs About Cats in Sweden

From a recent interview with Gustav Ejstes, leader of psych/folk/prog band Dungen: “Ejstes at times struggled with his English, and his Swedish accent was quite thick. Even though Dungen sings … Continue reading

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The Mystery of M.O.I.

It’s not a spine-tingling who-dunnit, not a long-unsolved case which has baffled the experts, has nothing to do with hip-hop singer M.I.A., or with me or moi (as they say … Continue reading

August 10, 2017 · Leave a comment

Sabrina Malheiros’ Sun-Splashed “Clareia”

Quiet nights of quiet stars, girls from Ipanema on their way to the beach, botanical reveries in a thousand shades of green in a leafy cosmopolitan city surrounded by steamy … Continue reading

August 7, 2017 · Leave a comment

SoundCircuit 3 – Transcendental Suburban Jungle

The latest in the occasional series. This one an abstract audio commentary featuring The Beach Boys‘ “Wouldn’t It Be Nice”, The Beatles‘ “It’s All Too Much”, Joni Mitchell‘s “The Hissing … Continue reading

August 3, 2017 · Leave a comment

Lee Ranaldo’s “New Thing”

Lee Ranaldo (previously of Sonic Youth) has a new album coming out in September called Electric Trim. One of the lead tracks just released is called “New Thing” and, as … Continue reading

July 22, 2017 · Leave a comment

10 (Or So) New Sounds for Summer

A cornucopia, a bounty, a plethora, a gallimaufry of new music from the last few months I’ve been listening to, destined to soundtrack summer. ————————- Fazerdaze: Morningside I stumbled on … Continue reading

June 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

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