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Star Sign

Music with No Boundaries and Moon in Experimental

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Philosophy Now

For any future being to like the past, the present must sit unencumbered. Nonetheless, a perfect partaking of said present will only be acknowledged in the future as the past. Surely, a future without a reliable past can only come … Continue reading

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Dressed for the Weather

While mountains are crawling inwardI’m drawn to the sound and the smell.Carefully climbing backward,I couldn’t wait for youto tell if the method in the madnessbrought about by shadows tossedproved strength in determination –could move the future from the past. Launching … Continue reading

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Thrift Stores

Thrift stores are wonderful. They’re a multi-win. Paying pennies on the dollar for something that’s lightly used; stuff gets re-used instead of finding a new home in a trash dump; the stores are able to employ people who might otherwise … Continue reading

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============= Maudlin is an emotion for soloists. ————- A few of the WIPS I talked about last October are now on line. The Sampson – Carroll album Crepuscular Stirrings is here. The cover of I Don’t Remember is here. Ocean, … Continue reading

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Playlist 12-09-2022

Klaus Schulze: X Oingo Boingo: Gratitude Steve Hillage: Canterbury 1979 Asia Minor: Crossing the Line David Harrow: The Succession Harald Grosskopf: Synthesist Taj Mahal Travelers: Stockholm 1971 Michael Bruckner: Klaustrophilia

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Works In Progress

Current WIPs CREPUSCULAR STIRRINGS: An album of commercially unreleased Sampson – Carroll material that was recorded over a period of years. I’ve been revisiting the original mixes this year and adjusting where deemed necessary. As soon as I can tame … Continue reading

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Five Alive

There’s a well-protected place in my psyche for avant-rock music. I also have a strong appreciation for Western (usually European) music that incorporates styles, scales, etc. from regions like North Africa, the Middle East and Eastern Asia. Not that I … Continue reading

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Have You Heard (and Watched)… ?

131F Orange, You Glad? Proving Grounds (audio) (with Sean Carroll) Proving Grounds (video) (with Sean Carroll) Barefoot in Imaginarium Elegy for a Drowning World (with Sara Ayers)

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That Was Only Yesterday

It was going to be “today’s playlist” but I kept thinking I’d be adding to it and that never happened. I just got too busy with stuff that didn’t have headspace for someone else’s music. I find it interesting that … Continue reading

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