[Music] Heathertoes & Hopek Quirin – Travelling And Its Outgrowing Motives

Heathertoes is my old friend Hubert’s post-industrial/experimental project.  He is collaborating on this release with Hopek Quirin, and the sound is reminiscent of 1980s cassette culture at its best.

[Music] Laboratorium – Quasimodo

Laboratorium present high-quality fusion from Poland. Some notes on this record…: Artist: Laboratorium Album: Quasimodo Year: 1979 Genre: Jazz Fusion, Contemporary Jazz Country: Poland Label / Catalogue: Metal Mind Productions ‎/ MMP CD 0454 DG (Reissue) Line-up: Janusz Grzywacz – piano, Fender-Rhodes electric piano, ARP-Odyssey synthesizer Marek Stryszowski – vocals, alto & soprano saxophones Paweł […]

[Music] Uri Caine/Ksawery Wójciński/Robert Rasz – Plays Wladyslaw Szpilman

A warm thanks to MultiKulti for posting this. Here are their notes (follow them, please!): Editor’s info: Uri Caine plays Wladyslaw Szpilman — a special project of Tzadik Poznan Festival 2013 Marek Edelman once said, “Szpilman is the symbol of all those, who survived, since there must have been dozens of unlikely, wondrous circumstances to […]

[Video] Czesław Niemen – Bema Pamięci Rapsod Żałobny

Czesław Niemen was quite an interesting character. He wrote a song Marlene Dietrich would cover, as well as one of the greatest protest songs in the history of Polish rock (“Dziwny jest ten świat” [Strange Is This World]). This particular piece almost counts as something resting between liturgical music and something akin to Queen, with […]