Wednesday, May 27, 2009
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
Friday, May 22, 2009
Monday, May 11, 2009
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)