Archive for April, 2018

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A Thick Mist (April 18, 2018)


 
It didn’t last very long, but the time when Wroom and Ali Akbar Khan overlapped was pretty excellent. And please please PLEASE check out the new record from A Story Of Rats. It’s one of the best things I’ve heard this year.
 

A Thick Mist 2018/04/18

Background music: Bolder – Extraterrestrial Deactivity (from Hostile Environment)

00:00:00 Big Joe Williams & Sonny Boy Williamson – I Won’t Be In Hard Luck No More (from Blues Classics 21)
00:02:34 Talk break
00:07:05 A Story Of Rats – Horn Of Silver (from The Immeasurable Spiral)
00:22:17 Fever Ray – To The Moon And Back (from Plunge)
00:26:53 Talk break
00:31:41 L’Ordre Chazili D’Egypte – Al-Dhikr (from Al Hadra: Musique Soufi Vol. 4)
00:34:03 Duane Pitre – Side B (from Bayou Electric)
00:55:59 Mount Eerie, Julie Doiron, & Fred Squire – Grave Robbers (from Lost Wisdom)
00:58:03 Talk break
01:01:23 Theologian – The Truthseeker’s Pick (from A Means By Which To Break The Surface Of The Real)
01:03:51 Jimmy Swaggart – Side A (from The Ring Of Fire)
01:23:00 Indricothere – X (from II)
01:30:25 Talk break
01:33:15 Reverend Gary Davis – Birdshead Special (from Sun Is Going Down)
01:38:13 Tony Schwartz – Music In Speech (from New York 19)
01:40:46 Ustad Ali Akbar Khan – Raga Gauri Manjari (from Master Musician Of India)
01:43:07 Ryuichi Sakamoto & Alva Noto – The Revenant Main Theme Atmospheric (from The Revenant Score)
01:47:45 Wroom – Conical Muse (from North Of Forty-Five)
02:00:07 Talk break
02:02:36 Ethel Profit – What Time Is It? (from Time Will Make A Change)

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A Thick Mist (April 11, 2018)


 
Very very psyched about the new Panopticon double-album. Also, realized I hadn’t played any Alice Coltrane in a while, so I had to remedy that.
 

A Thick Mist 2018/04/11

Background music: Telecult Powers – A Wish For Ouisch (from Black Meditations)

00:00:00 Charley Patton – Some These Days I’ll Be Gone (from Found Of The Delta Blues)
00:03:13 Talk break
00:07:15 Panopticon – En Hvit Ravns Død (from The Scars Of Man On The One Nameless Wilderness Part 1)
00:16:59 Alice Coltrane – Ihs (from Huntington Ashram Monastery)
00:25:42 TALsounds – Grace (from Love Sick)
00:31:26 Talk break
00:34:42 Robedoor – Burning Man (from Burners)
00:36:18 Stanley Z. Daniels – Side B (from Sex For Teens (Where It’s At))
00:55:09 Dream Weapon Ritual – Two Little Sparrows Sitting On A Bough And Waiting For Enlightenment (from The Uncanny Little Sparrows)
01:00:17 Talk break
01:02:14 Rajdulari Aliakbar Khan – Raga Kirwani (from Raga Kirwani / Raga Imni Bilawal)
01:03:50 Billy Gomberg – Side A (from False Heat)
01:22:36 Panopticon – Four Walls Of Bone (from The Scars Of Man On The One Nameless Wilderness Part 2)
01:30:31 Talk break
01:33:56 Merkstave – Spawn Of A Lower Star (from Merkstave)
01:48:10 Bishop Perry Tillis – Silent Night (from In Times Like These…)
01:53:17 Mogwai – 1000 Foot Race (from Every Country’s Sun)
01:57:40 Talk break
02:00:18 Unknown Madras, India musicians – Tamil Folk Song (from Folk Music Of India)

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A Thick Mist (April 4, 2018)


 
Pretty psyched to have that old Stars Of The Lid on vinyl as well as the new Geography Of Hell vinyl debut (which worked quite nicely being played alongside a General MacCarthur speech). Also, this marks the first time I’ve ever played a Top 40 artist on A Thick Mist.
 

A Thick Mist 2018/04/04

Background music: Harald Grosskopf – 1847 – Earth (from Synthesist)

00:00:00 The Fugs – Kill For Peace (from The Fugs)
00:02:07 Talk break
00:05:27 Geography Of Hell – Hiroshima 1945 Part II (from Hiroshima 1945 / Nagasaki 1945)
00:07:20 Douglas A. MacArthur – Side B (from Speech To Congress April 19, 1951)
00:23:28 Ash Pool – Holocaust Temple (from For Which He Plies The Lash)
00:28:28 Talk break
00:32:15 Stars Of The Lid – The Better Angels Of Our Nation / Cantus II; In Memory Of Warren Wiltzie (from Gravitational Pull Vs. The Desire For An Aquatic Life)
00:36:48 Unknown Israeli family – Side A (from Hagadah: A Yemenite Home Passover)
00:54:57 The Singing Sisters Of St. Chretienne – Hear My Call (Ps. 26) (from To God With Love)
00:57:26 Talk break
01:01:44 Debu Chaudhuri – Raga Maru-Behag (from Sitar Nawaz)
01:03:49 Frederick Glaser, Ronnie Litvack, Robert Borriello, & Horace Smith – Side A (from Drugs Won’t Get It, People Will)
01:25:13 Inna Baba Coulibaly – Sidi Modibo (from Every Song Has Its End: Sonic Dispatches From Traditional Mali)
01:30:21 Talk break
01:33:54 Velvet Cacoon – Perched On A Neverending Peak (from Dextronaut)
01:43:34 Jimi Hendrix – Drone Blues (from Nine To The Universe)
01:49:50 Dino Spiluttini – Downer (from Modular Anxiety)
01:56:53 Talk break
01:59:27 Unknown Pikílío musicians – Two Songs Of Despair (from Music From Saramaka: A Dynamic Afro-American Tradition)

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A Thick Mist (March 28, 2018)


 
The new Hell record finally got pressed to vinyl, the new Mount Eerie record landed, and I had a good time mixing a speech from the founder of transcendental meditation with a Sikh morning prayer and the drone of Yoshi Wada’s homemade bagpipe.
 

A Thick Mist 2018/03/28

Background music: Russell Haswell – Nutrino Hunter (from 37 Minute Workout)

00:00:00 Winifred Smith – Eggs And Marrowbone (from Folk Songs Of The South)
00:02:56 Talk break
00:06:26 Sandy Bull – Electric Blend (from E Pluribus Unum)
00:28:07 Triumvir Foul – Hedonistic Prayer – The Abhorrent Depths Of Perversion (from Triumvir Foul)
00:32:07 Talk break
00:35:08 Maharishi Mahesh Yogi – Side B (excerpt) (from The Seven States Of Consciousness)
00:36:26 Bhai Tarlochan Singh Ragi – Japji Sahib (from Japji And Raehraas)
00:39:06 Yoshi Wada – Bagpipe (excerpt) (from The Lament For The Rise And Fall Of The Elephantine Crocodile)
01:01:30 Talk break
01:04:59 Mount Eerie – Now Only (from Now Only)
01:10:47 Hell – Helmzmen (Hell)
01:20:17 Neuter River – Untitled (B4 & B5) (from Neuter River)
01:29:02 Talk break
01:32:10 Essa Kassimi – Rag Bairami (from Le Luth Afghan)
01:35:00 William C. Kuzell – Side B (from Osteoporosis: The Most Prevalent Bone Disease)
01:54:43 Washington Phillips – What Are They Doing In Heaven Today? (from Washington Phillips And His Manzarene Dreams)
01:57:58 Talk break
01:59:34 Jean & Lee Schilling – Good Friday (from Porches Of The Poor)