Wednesday, May 27, 2009

The Books - Thought for Food

Nick Zammuto and Paul de Jong are The Books.

The Books make Aleatoric music ("its course is determined in general but depends on chance in detail") Nick Zammuto plays acoustic guitar and electric bass and Paul de Jong is a cellist. Together they incorporate samples of sounds, speech and music to create their songs.

Thought For Food is The Books first album. It contains all the characteristic elements of their sound


Tuesday, May 26, 2009

Daniel Johnston - Songs of Pain

Daniel Johnston's first album recorded in the basement of his parents house in West Virginia.

Get it!

Friday, May 22, 2009

Vetiver - Vetiver

What can i say, i love this band.

This is their debut album and it's been keeping me busy these past few weeks. please DOWNLOAD

Monday, May 11, 2009

DeVotchKa - A Mad & Faithful Telling

A Mad & Faithful Telling is DeVotchKa's fifth album.

DeVotchKa is a four piece multi-instrumental and vocal ensemble that fuses Romani, Greek, Slavic, Bolero, Mariachi (and many more styles) music with American punk and folk roots. Based in Denver.

Nick Urata (vocals, theremin, guitar, bouzouki, piano and trumpet)
Tom Hagerman (violin, accordion and piano)
Jeanie Schroder (vocals, sousaphone, double bass)
Shawn King (percussion and trumpet)

Ray Lamontagne - Trouble

Trouble is Ray Lamontagne first album.