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(Repost) MP3 Blog #33: Music as Entropy

(…continuing with the reposts, here is one that merges both Xenakis and Joanna Newsom.  BTW, I tend to far prefer Yuji Takahashi’s more visceral version of “Herma” over Aki Takahashi’s version these days.) Music as Entropy: Iannis Xenakis: ”Herma” (1961) … Continue reading

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MP3 Blog #110: “In California”

Joanna Newsom: “In California” “Occident” “Does Not Suffice (In California, refrain)” From Have One On Me, buy it on vinyl at Drag City. *   *   *   *   * I’ve been a big fan of Joanna Newsom since my friend Bryan … Continue reading

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Mp3 Blog #52: Belated Best Albums of ’06

Disclaimers:* It may seem probably a little strange to a best of 2006 almost one month into 2007. I began writing this in November and had a draft ready in late December. I wanted to post it the first draft … Continue reading

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Mp3 Blog #33: Music as Entropy

Music as Entropy: Iannis Xenakis:”Herma” (1961)Performed by Aki TakahashiFor solo pianoAvailable on this compact disc featuring some piano works by Xenakis Yo La Tengo:”Green Arrow”Available on ”I Can Hear the Heart Beating as One” Gérard Grisey:”Partiels” (1975)For 18 musiciansPerformers unknownAnother … Continue reading

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