Monthly Archives: September 2019
Meandering, avant marimba w/ electric guitar/ drums. Play!
Evocative, beautiful and varying solo piano pieces with effects. Sometimes sounds like strings. Excellent!
Maximilian Mangold plays these works, all interesting in their own way. Play!
A mix of modern/contemporary/avant pieces. Nice mix!
Hermitage Piano Trio performs these Romantic and early modern works. Lovely and some well-known.
Aquarelle Guitar Quartet performs transcriptions for guitar quartet, flute–a mix of eras, some well-known works. Play!
Harpist Ben Melsky performs these pieces with Ensemble dal Niente, all contemporary composers. Nice mix of instruments! Play!
Inspired by their trips in the early 90’s to Hiddensee, Cello, piano and electronics, gracious, minimalist, ambient works. Play all
Transcriptions for marimba, strings and percussion of some well-known contemporary and classic jazz–with works by Pat Methany, Chick Corea, Mongo Santamaria and others. Play!
With mandolin, strings, voice, percussion– contemporary, evocative works with a Renaissance feel. Nice!
Interesting, somewhat intense, contemporary Polish works for trio and small orchestra. Nice!
Modern/avant tangos, instrumental, some with voice. Play!
Spaced out electronic rock, lofi sounds, R&B influence. Label: Mint 400 Records Play: 1, 2, 5 FCC: Clean RIYL: Portishead, St. Lucia
Grunge-y psych/prog rock, drawn out monotone vocals. Label: Flightless Records Play: 2, 3, 5, 6, 10 FCC: Clean RIYL: King Gizzard & the Lizard Wizard, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club
Accessible indie rock, organic multi-instrumental sound, distinct and often androgynous vocals. Label: Aviate Records Play: 1, 2, 5, 6, 11, 13 FCC: Clean RIYL: Jack’s Mannequin, This Providence
Upbeat and motivational indie “power pop”, ballad-like sound. Label: Self-Released Play: 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 11 FCC: Clean RIYL: John Van Deusen
Personal, emotional and sometimes melancholy indie pop/rock. Label: Tooth & Nail Records Play: 1, 4, 5, 9 FCC: Clean RIYL: The Parlotones
Chill rock, soft vocals, guitar-centric. Label: Burger Records Play: 1, 5, 6, 7, 10 FCC: Clean RIYL: Tom Petty
A modern, indie twist on classic rock n’ roll vibes with southern style. Noticeable glam rock influences, especially Bowie. Label: Sub Pop Records Play: 1, 2, 4, 8, 10, 11 FCC: Clean RIYL: David Bowie, Black Keys
From promoter: “On her elegant and complex fifth album, Lana Del Rey sings exquisitely of freedom and transformation and the wreckage of being alive. It establishes her as one of America’s greatest living songwriters.” Label: Polydor Start w/ 2, 4, 5, 7, 9, 10 FCC: 1, 14 RIYL: Lorde, Willow, Lykke Li, Borns
From promoter: “Guaxe (pr. Gwah-shee) is a musical duo that was formed spontaneously after the encounter of two Brazilian psych rockers Dino Almeida (Boogarins) and Pedro Bonifrate (Supercordas)” Label: OAR Start w/ 1, 2, 5 FCC: Clean RIYL: Bodywash, Bonifrate, La Leuca