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Mix-Tape

September 25, 2013 by MC | No Comments | Filed in Stuff

Suggested listening right now. In the downtempo, low-key autumn mode. With some spastic flourishes. “Cortez the Killer,” Neil Young (#RawEmotingPoetry) “Destroyer,” Angels of Light “Don’t Call on Me,” the Monkees “Dust Chord,” Starling Electric “I Break Horses,” Smog “Lonely,” Tom Waits (TURN TAPE OVER) “Misfits,” the Kinks “Number 1 (Múm Remix),” Goldfrapp “Song for My […]

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Happy Birthday to the Great Ken Nordine

April 13, 2013 by MC | No Comments | Filed in Stuff

 Nordine began performing and recording such albums at the peak of the beat era and was associated with the poetry-and-jazz movement. However, some of Nordine’s “writings are more akin to Franz Kafka or Edgar Allan Poe” than to the beats. Many of his word jazz tracks feature critiques of societal norms. Some are lightweight and humorous, while others reveal dark, […]

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Some thoughts on the 2011 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees

December 30, 2012 by Ricky Sprague | No Comments | Filed in A Borscht-In 2012

By Ricky Sprague Note: Because of a technological error, this post did not appear back in December 2010 when it was originally composed. It is presented here today because it is simply too good, too insightful, to not post. Since this is MC’s website, and MC is a music man, I have decided to embarrass […]

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