[Video] The Cinematic Orchestra – Life Of The Bird

The Cinematic Orchestra hail from London, and their sound matches their name splendidly. Rare is the band who can work comfortably in both electronica and something akin to soundtrack music. Some try, but they don’t quite pull it off as elegantly as these lads do.

[Video] Swans – Mona Lisa, Mother Earth

I suppose some would call this The Swans’ ‘Joy Division’ phase. The album, The Burning World, showed a marked change in direction from a band who had previously sounded like the equivalent of a drunken brontosaurus stumbling into his cave after a healthy drinking binge (and yes, that’s a good thing). Since they reformed, their […]

[Sample] Marco Lucchi – Preludes and Fanfares

https://bandcamp.com/EmbeddedPlayer/album=1812993763/size=large/bgcol=ffffff/linkcol=0687f5/transparent=true/ Beautiful dark ambient my Italian composer Marco Lucci.

[Video] Fela Ramsome Kuti & The Africa ’70 – Afrodisiac

Quite a monster of an album by Nigeria’s finest, Fela Kuti. The track listing for this album is: 01 “Alu Jon Jonki” – 12:41 02 “Jeun Ko Ku (Chop ‘n Quench)” – 7:14 03 “Eko Ile” – 6:41 04 “Je’nwi Temi (Don’t Gag Me)” – 13:15