Posts Tagged ‘music’

Gendjer2: Borderless Music

April 17, 2012

The world is a better place with music in it and this song in particular brightens my day. It’s apparently based on an older Indonesian political song, bu I haven’t been able to get any (detailed) info on that. I’d like to and, if that happens, I’ll update this post. For now I’d like to present […]

2012 | Music | Tags: ,
Glorias Cause Screen 1

Gloria’s Cause Revisited

February 16, 2012

Back in December of 2010 I was part of a stage production that took an abstract look at the American Revolutionary War and American culture in general. Directed by Dayna Hanson formerly of 33 fainting Spells, Gloria’s Cause was a fun and messy assortment of scenes that sometimes appeared to come from nowhere. The show […]

2012 | Announcement, Dance, Music, Performance, Theater, Video | Tags: , ,

Sound Balloons: The Field Recordings of Mr. L’Roy

January 19, 2012

My dear friend Eugene Fauntleroy is travelling around the world. I know him as an entrepreneur, a dj, a bon vivant; sometimes a dandy, always someone worth engaging with. I recently found that he’s established a Soundcloud page for a set of field recordings he’s creating: There’s quite a few things happening here: Qawwalli vs bhangra (a […]

2012 | Music | Tags: , , ,

This Blackness It Burns

November 21, 2011

Whoa, Angolan production team Nirvanas & Beats fire up the heavy kuduro. I’d never heard of these cats until tonight, but I’ve listened to Buraka Som Sistema for a long time. Buraka is a Portuguese kuduro act that can break the night. What I don’t know about kuduro could fill many books. Doesn’t matter, though. […]

2011 | Music, Thought | Tags: , ,

dirty bomb! the video!

May 7, 2009

my friend filastine has finally made a music video. it’s pretty damn fabulous and feels just like our conversations on life and culture. check it and then go grab his new record, ‘dirty bomb,’ at for the record, i suggested multiple times that he call the new effort ‘dirty dirty bomb bomb,’ but that […]

2009 | Music, Video, Writing | Tags: , Comments (4)