Perfect Good Friday listening from Fairuz.
Much love to Habibi Funk who shared this video via their Instagram page. Unfortunately, I can’t find anything on Saleh… Read more [Music] Saleh Al Day – يا جميل يا حلو (Sudan, 1970)
Some magic, courtesy of Greece’s finest Byzantine lyra player, Psarantonis.
A happy St. Patrick’s Day for you Catholic and Orthodox who celebrate his feast. The day has a special meaning… Read more [Music] “The Deer’s Cry”, or St. Patrick’s Breastplate, sung by Angelina
Throbbing Gristle’s 2009 release was something of a swansong for the band before the death of founding member and Coil… Read more [Music] Throbbing Gristle – The Third Mind Movements
Joe Acheson of the Hidden Orchestra come at us with his masterpiece. Soft, subdued, but an absolutely incredible listen.
Trumpet player Dusko Goykovich released one of the finest jazz albums to ever come out of the Balkans in 1967.… Read more [Music] The Dusko Goykovich Sextet – Swinging Macedonia (1967)
Taiwan’s 草莓救星 (We Save Strawberries) are dream pop which would make Hope Sandoval smile, I’d gather.
It rarely gets much weirder than Scott Walker. The man is certifiably bonkers, but awesome on every level.
Some classic post-punk for you, courtesy of The Three Johns.