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Category Archives: Art on the wall

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

Lonnie Liston Smith and his Cosmically Echoing Hats

As I write this (though I confess that I’m typing it a couple of days later), I’m sitting at a quiet café patio table in the shade by myself, sipping … Continue reading

June 11, 2017 · 2 Comments

Rush’s Deep Cut “Red Lenses”

Rush’s 1984 track “Red Lenses” is a textbook example of a “deep cut”: a track not well known and generally overlooked when an album first came out. Often deep cuts … Continue reading

May 28, 2017 · Leave a comment

2016: Sixteen of the Best Album Covers

From the surreal to the humorous, album cover art in 2016 was full of designs which told a story. Below are sixteen of the most evocative (in no specific order). … Continue reading

December 2, 2016 · 2 Comments

The Freaky Album Cover Art of Gene Brownell

A chicken in a gas mask, a pigeon in a sandwich, a purple skinned model sitting on a cliff with a guy in a diving suit behind her….you’ve probably never … Continue reading

November 16, 2016 · 5 Comments

Behind Marconi Union’s “Weightless” Video

Somehow I missed it the first time around in 2014, but a resurrected news story on “the most relaxing song ever” has been making the rounds again recently, the story … Continue reading

November 8, 2016 · Leave a comment

When Bad Album Covers Happen to Good Albums (Part 2)

And the journey continues on from Part 1….. Pity poor John Martyn. He went into the studio in the early 90s to re-record some of the best songs from his … Continue reading

August 19, 2016 · Leave a comment

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