A band called The Pudding heard this song from a Pete Townshend demo that was circulated. The Pudding recorded the… Read more [Music] Who – Magic Bus — PowerPop… An Eclectic Collection of Pop Culture
As I prepare to spend Christmas alone in Beijing, it’s nice to be able to enjoy the dulcet sounds of… Read more [Music] Robert Goulet – Do You Hear What I Hear
Thanks very much to Debbie Wayne for posting one of the coolest Christmas podcasts I’ve heard in years! Here’s the… Read more [Music Podcast] Xmas Mizzztape by Debbie Wayne
I’m a fan of Y.M.O. They were, to my ears, every bit the equal of Kraftwerk. Here are Ryuichi Sakamoto,… Read more [Music] YMO伝説 (1983 散開コンサート at 武道館)
Roxy Music’s most romantic song got a really unique treatment by the late Little Jimmy Scott.
The legendary Rock & Raï singer Rachid Taha passed away a few days ago at the age of 59 from a… Read more [Music] Le Mellotron: Paloma Colombe – Radio Amazigh #11 Hommage à Rachid Taha
Welcome to the world of easy (cheesy) listening out of… Cairo?! Yes!! According to the bio over at his Bandcamp… Read more [Music] Abd al-Rahman al-Khamissi – عبد الرحمن الخميسي – Music from the Soundtrack “Respectable Families”
Umor Rex is one of Mexico’s most important record labels, and I’m frankly surprised they’re not getting more press worldwide.… Read more [Music] Various Artists – Dezember
How on Earth did I manage to miss Sarolta Zalatnay? She’s the Hungarian Janis Joplin, only funkier to my ears. … Read more [Music] Sarolta Zalatnay – Hadd Mondjam El
Perfect Good Friday listening from Fairuz.