Category Archives: Experimental/ Eclectic

Album of the Evening- Phone Power

Album of the Evening- They Might Be Giants, Phone Power I feel old when I think about how long ago the album Flood was released, that has most of the songs I really know from They Might Be Giants. But, … Continue reading

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Quartet for the End of Time, by Messiaen

This lovely, very modern sounding work, more jazz than classical, is one of the nice things that emerged out of the ugliness of WW2. Olivier Messiaen composed this piece for the 4 instruments that were available in the German POW … Continue reading

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In Brief: Chad Golda and Black Mountain Ramble

Chad Golda reminds me of some of the more modern, experimental artists I used to know in art school, only his art includes music. He is a sound-enthusiast, exploring the wide range of ‘normal’ music, plus all sorts of fringes- … Continue reading

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Weekly 20 Songs Playlist: Feb 1

This past month I made a whole $5, which offset the cost of my sodas when I was out at Avogadro’s Number, but obviously won’t cover groceries, let alone rent. So, while I am too stubborn to give up on … Continue reading

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Abe, Stelth and Maxwell at Avo’s

If you missed the show last week, here’s a taste of what you missed at Avogadro’s Number on January 4th, 2014. ¬†Singer/songwriters Abe Abraham and Stelth Ulvang came up from Denver to open for Maxwell Hughes, before they headed off … Continue reading

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New From Ross Crean: The Reluctant Socialite

Ross Crean’s excellent new 6-track album The Reluctant Socialite comes out May 10th. Previews from these six new songs are now available for preview on Ross’s website¬†(click the Music tab at the top of his website). When it is released … Continue reading

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