CIRCLE IN ROUND

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ONgf8rLiNU&feature=youtu.be João de Bruçó & R.H. Jackson - Here We Go Again From João de Bruçó & R.H. Jackson - Caracol Released on Fonopress Inústria Fonográfica, 1989, Brazil  Very little is known about either João de Bruçó or R.H. Jackson who produced one of the most singular records we ever heard from Brazil, and we regret that this…Lire la suite CIRCLE IN ROUND

Okonkole Y Trompa 04 : SUGAI KEN

Sugai Ken’s brilliant debut album on Lullabies For Insomniac is without doubt amongst our favourite albums from 2016 and we are really happy to have him as our second guest for our podcast series. « Mix » would be a rather untrue way of calling Sugai Ken’s contribution to our podcast series and it seems that “sonic…Lire la suite Okonkole Y Trompa 04 : SUGAI KEN

EXPERIMENTS IN POP VOL.2

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=njdmH6fu2Vk Steve Beresford - Comfortable Gestures From Steve Beresford & Anne Marie Beretta ‎- Dancing The Line Released on Nato, 1986, France A few months ago, in a post called Experiments In Pop, we dealt with a great avant-pop record released on French label Nato, Flying Fortress by Tony Hymas. Well, it looks like Flying Fortress is not the only good album…Lire la suite EXPERIMENTS IN POP VOL.2

FOUR DRUMMERS DRUMMING

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YCP2vj-Xhc4 Four Drummers Drumming - Running Man From Four Drummers Drumming - Electricity Released on Riff-Records, 1991, Germany For whoever is into percussions and rhythmical prowess, Four Drummers Drumming seems to be a band worth checking ! The "Four Drummers" are German percussionist Albrecht Riermeier, American vibraphone player David Friedman and jazz drummer Jerry Granelli, and…Lire la suite FOUR DRUMMERS DRUMMING

ALIVE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wSb-00SXfCs Ichiko Hashimoto - D.P. From Ichiko Hashimoto - Vivant Released on Polydor, 1986, Japan This beautiful lady is not your average good-looking J-pop singer, Ichiko Hashimoto is instead one of the most emblematic figures from the Japanese  experimental New Wave scene, releasing, alongside Atsuo Fujimoto, one of the most famous albums on Better Days, Colored…Lire la suite ALIVE

INVISIBLE MAZE

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uKUjnCXw9xs&feature=youtu.be Mkwaju Ensemble - Maximum Alpha From Mkwaju Ensemble - Ki-Motion Released on Better Days, 1981, Japan Mkwaju Ensemble is a Japanese unit formed by two percussionists , Midori Takada (whose solo album, Through The Looking Glass, recently gained a huge fame) and Yoji Sadanari. Ki-Motion is their second album but their only two albums were…Lire la suite INVISIBLE MAZE

HI MOTHERTRUCKER

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lDd5S5wemn4 President Rosko - C.B. Wrapper From President Rosko - French Connection Released on Magnet, 1981, France We're often complaining about the lack of information concerning an album or an artist we're mentioning on OYT, regretting that we don't have any good story to tell. This is definitively not the case of President Rosko, a legendary…Lire la suite HI MOTHERTRUCKER

STILL WATERS

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gxjp6cHNwho René Aubry & Jean Schwarz - Five Women Still Waters: Ballet De Carolyn Carlson Released on Celia Records, 1986, France Carolyn Carlson is a major choreographer in France who worked with some of the most important figures from the experimental and "musique concrète" scenes including Philippe Besombes, Jean Schwarz and her husband, René Aubry, whose…Lire la suite STILL WATERS