We at A Miscellany Of Tasteful…, along with our side projects The Hip Priest, A Garden Of Earthly Delights, the Carrera-Linn Cultural Exchange and RudyCarrera.com, wish you all the best for 2018, and we thank you very much for your patronage. We look forward to bringing you the best in tasteful music, film, books, art […]
Australia’s King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard cross all sorts of genres so heavily that they are nearly impossible to categorize. The band move around easily in alternative music, psychedelic rock, prog, surf (not as weird as it sounds, to be honest) and garage rock. This album is a freebie, and, as it turns out, […]
The incredibly prolific Jeff Gburek, currently based in Poland and partnering with violinist Karolina Ossowska, put together their latest labor of love, and though I don’t normally engage in Top-Ten lists for year’s end, I think it fair to say that this release is his most beautifully crafted, most thoughtful and profound releases. The album […]
Percival Elliott isn’t the name of a musician, but a friendship. Two musicians, Olly Hite and Samuel Carter-Brazier, paired to make a deeply touching indie-folk sound which reminds me of the best of artists like Jeff Buckley (may his memory be eternal). If you’re curious about following their exploits, consider “liking” their Facebook or Twitter […]
As beautiful as Carol Of The Bells is, it comes from a Ukrainian folk carol called Shchedryk. May you enjoy this version by the Bel Canto Choir Vilnius and enjoy a relaxing Christmas Night!
I never thought I’d live to see the day John Zorn would compose warm Christmas music, or that Mike Patton would croon this tune so beautifully. Merry Christmas to all.
Let Eartha Kitt ease you into Christmas!