Monty

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  1. Childish Gambino - Awaken, My Love (2016) Young Lando Calrissian was deep into P-Funk.
  2. Vampire Weekend (2008) The War On Drugs - Lost In The Dream (2014)
  3. Glad it made it and that you enjoyed it. I feel like I am still coming to grips with the Schubert quartets I have (and indeed the very idea of experiencing and weighing multiple versions of classical works) but I can't say no to such a generous offer. Thank you.
  4. Atlantic Rhythm and Blues, Volume 3 Some mid-50s Joe Turner, Ray Charles, Coasters et al, while I get in the kitchen and make some noise with the pots and pans. This has got to be one of the best various artist compilation sets ever.
  5. Pink Floyd - Wish You Were Here A joke, I think, about so much 'new' vinyl being space being given over to reissues of a relatively small number of safe, bankable classics.
  6. 1. Faces: A Nods as Good as a Wink 2. Radiohead : Kid A 3. Jodi James :Things I leave Behind 4. Dire Straits: Brothers in Arms 5. Depeche Mode - Exciter 6. 801 - 801 Live ( album ) 7. Gorillaz: Humanz 8. Tangerine Dream - LOGOS 9. Robert Fripp - Exposure 10. Midnight Oil - Bird Noises 11. The Alan Parsons Project - Eye in the Sky 12. Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue 13. Beck - Sea Change 14. Bruce Springsteen - Born To Run 15. Van Morrison: Astral Weeks 16. Queensryche: Silent Lucidity 17. Roger Waters: Amused to death 18. Robag Wruhme - Thora Vukk 19.Eagles - Hotel California 20. Mike Oldfield-Ommadawn 21. Malia & Boris Blank - Convergence 22. Smashing Pumpkins - Siamese Dream 23. Justin Bieber - My World 24. Nitin Sawhney - Beyond Skin 25. Queen - Innuendo (LP) 26. Phideaux - Doomsday Afternoon 27. The Band - The Band 28 Richard Hawley - Hollow Meadows 29 Guns&Roses Lies 30 The Kilimanjaro Darkjazz Ensemble - Here Be Dragons 31. CCR - Cosmos Factory 32. Fennesz - Venice 33. The Tesky Brothers - Half Mile Harvest. 34. Pink Floyd. Dark side of the moon 35. Dope Lemon - Honey Bones 36. Blood on the Tracks - Bob Dylan 37. Porcupine Tree - In Absentia 38. LORDE - Melodrama 39. Massive Attack - Mezzanine 40. Dirty Projectors - Dirty Projectors 41. Queens of the Stone Age- Songs for the Deaf 42. Leonard Cohen - Popular Problems 43. Jethro Tull - Aqualung 44. NAS-Illmatic 45. Destroyer-Poison Season 46. St Germain - Tourist 47. Sticky Fingers - Rolling Stones 48. Steve Hackett - Voyage of The Acolyte 49. King Crimson - In the Court of the Crimson King 50. Stevie Wonder - Songs In The Key Of Life 51. Low - Things We Lost In The Fire 52. Eagles - Hell Freezes Over 53. Inti-illimani "Leyenda" 54. Angus and Julia Stone - Down the Way 55. L'Arpeggiata/Christina Pluhar - All' Improvviso 56. Tangerine Dream - Supernormal 57. Fugazi - The Argument 58. Jackson Browne - Running on Empty 59. Daft Punk - Discovery 60. Tool - Lateralus 61. Threshold - For the Journey 62. Various Artists - Soundtrack to Morning of the Earth 63. Pink Floyd - Meddle 64. Devin Townsend Project - Addicted 65. ABBA - Arrival 66. Pink Floyd - The Division Bell 67. Air - Moon Safari 68. Jim O'Rourke - The Visitor 69. Sly & The Family Stone - Stand!
  7. New Orleans: The Original Sound of Funk (1951-77/2016 - CD) Soul Jazz Records are still going strong with their series of New Orleans R&B compilations, 16 years on from the first volume and now up to about seven issues once you take in parallel products. I don't think they've ever topped the first couple, but nothing seems like the bottom of the barrel either. I simply love this music, sitting on the shoulders of early jazz and 50s R&B, but occupying its own little niche apart from the contemporary soul power houses of Motown, Stax/Atlantic and James Brown. The only drawback with going deep down the rabbit hole with these kinds of genre compilations is you get a lot of duplication: 4/18 tracks here I have elsewhere, kind of par for the course, but I'm still a happy customer.
  8. Item: 4 CDs The Complete Atomic Basie (1957/1994) Original album plus five bonus tracks $8 The Knife - Shaking the Habitual (2013) 2CD version incl. expanded packaging and artwork on 2 posters $7 Words and Music by Saint Etienne (2012) $6 Cut/Copy - In Ghost Colours (2008) $5 Location: Dili, Timor-Leste Price: As above, postage included Item Condition: Basie is new/sealed; others in good used condition Reason for selling: Duplicate or not getting played Payment Method: Bank transfer Extra Info: Allow a couple of weeks for postage (mailbag from TL, then Aus Post)
  9. Playing some Australian jazz, bought recently in the classifieds here. Pretty sure I owe mikey d thanks for introducing me to both these artists. Julien Wilson Trio - Swailing (2014 - CD) The Catholics - yonder (2013 - CD)
  10. Magnificent! Didn't we used to have a show us your music collection kind of thread?
  11. Eddie Henderson - Anthology A selection of tracks from four albums on Blue Note, then Capitol (1975-78). Very nice jazz-funk in the Herbie Hancock vein. Mostly Mwandishi and Headhunters players, though Herbie himself is on a few tracks only. The flugelhorn is a lovely instrument and he has a fine sense of space and spaciness.
  12. ^^^Excellent album and you are right about the acuity of the songs.
  13. Bob Dylan has delivered his Nobel lecture, on his own terms, naturally, and at the eleventh hour. http://www.svenskaakademien.se/en/nobel-lecture
  14. Are these pick up only? If you will post (ACT 2604) I'll take these please: Julien Wilson The Catholics Tomasz Stanko Meshell Ndegocello
  15. Valerie June - The Order of Time (2017 - CD) She has an unusual voice, small with a slightly pinched nasal twang, though that probably makes it sound bad when it isn't. It's actually quite striking and she uses it well here to bring a unified feel to a set of songs that are stylistically varied. I've had it on high rotation for the last week and it's shaping up as a favourite of the year so far.