As I spent Chinese New Year’s Eve in the company of a friend and watched in amazement as to how empty my part of town was, I decided to call it a night and spent a bit of time enjoying some music. This was the first result of a healthy list of music I indulged […]
Daiqing Tana is the lead singer of the band HAYA (哈雅樂團 in pinyin), a New Age band who meld Chinese and Mongolian music into an East Asian fusion rock. Extremely pleasant listening.
Thanks to ProJazz.net for posting this amazing set from the Mahavishnu Orchestra.
Red Baraat bring their raucous stage show, one of the most energetic things I’ve ever enjoyed, to NPR’s Tiny Desk Concert series. It’s a miracle the place didn’t explode!
Expect us to drop a score of old classic albums onto your collective laps. Don Cherry was in fine form throughout the 1960’s, and this album catches him peaking. Go enjoy yourselves with this disc to burn up your earphones.
Remember when U2 weren’t such a bore? May this fresh new decade bring us equally fresh, vibrant music!
And finally, a bit of actual Christmas music from the Greek Orthodox Church.