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04-26-22, 08:57 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

--Tom Grove ...

--Tom Grove


https://youtu.be/Re0SdDSo-skTitle: Labyrinth FluidArtist: Nocturnal EmissionsAlbum: CathedralComposer: Nigel Ayers

Released January 1, 1991
04-20-22, 02:38 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Ives' Scherzo (Over the Pavements) is notable for...

Ives' Scherzo (Over the Pavements) is notable for its quirky sense of humor and some echoes of pre-WWI ragtime. Interesting that American composers seem to get more respect in Netherlands than they...
04-14-22, 03:03 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Not what I would have expected from...

Not what I would have expected from "Triskaidekiphobie" and “Le Poison Qui Rend Fou," but sometimes artist evolve in unexpected or even unwelcome directions I guess.
04-12-22, 07:20 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Belgian heroes of the Rock in Opposition movement...

Belgian heroes of the Rock in Opposition movement (RIO) Present: Ersatz. The intricate precision is reminiscent of KC's Discipline, but with a more teeth-clenched fury.
...
04-12-22, 05:53 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 3,933
Posted By Dick Chainey

I liked how their race car magically appeared in...

I liked how their race car magically appeared in their garage by the airport one night.
04-07-22, 04:42 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

The development of highly flexible programmable...

The development of highly flexible programmable keyboards is facilitating the explorations of new tonal relationships, such as non-standard tunings and microtonal scales. Dolores Catherino's Outer...
03-30-22, 02:18 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Whoever thought of setting Buster Keaton to the...

Whoever thought of setting Buster Keaton to the music of John Adam's Fearful Symmetries deserves a big round of applause. (Actually it was the Bosc brothers)

https://youtu.be/CanQVMNslE0Fearful...
03-29-22, 10:57 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Two disparate visions of jazz and serial music,...

Two disparate visions of jazz and serial music, one from the 50's and the other a heist soundtrack from the 70's.

https://youtu.be/4NC836yJiXI

Milton Babbitt: All Set (1957)
Bill Evans...
03-27-22, 06:34 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Elliott Sharp (born March 1, 1951) is an American...

Elliott Sharp (born March 1, 1951) is an American contemporary classical composer, multi-instrumentalist, and performer.

A central figure in the avant-garde and experimental music scene in New...
03-24-22, 07:47 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

For every one of us there is a road not taken - a...

For every one of us there is a road not taken - a choice that makes a world of difference. For Stravinsky, his most fascinating (to me) composition is a kind of false start, a road not taken. The...
03-22-22, 06:51 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

https://youtu.be/xFhtP-OrsWo Harry Partch...

https://youtu.be/xFhtP-OrsWo

Harry Partch (1901 - 1974) earned the title musical maverick the hard way. He rode the rails during the Great Depression, designed his own musical instruments to play...
03-22-22, 02:07 PM
Replies: 7,834
Views: 4,047,778
Posted By Dick Chainey

Who are the songwriters you never get tired of?...

Who are the songwriters you never get tired of? For me it's a combination of off-kilter lyrics and some specific musical vision no one else has. Been listening to a lot of Nick Cave lately, and Robyn...
03-20-22, 12:35 AM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Does anyone remember Everest Records? They were...

Does anyone remember Everest Records? They were famous for recording on 35MM motion picture film using specially designed machines. They were also noted for their garish album covers. For a time in...
03-18-22, 03:11 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

:innocent: Now this here is some spooky ****,...

:innocent:
Now this here is some spooky ****, er...stuff. In fact, on the eerie scale it's cranked all the way up to 11. Musical equivalent of whistling in the graveyard at 3 am.
...
03-18-22, 02:43 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

People are often put off by the surface...

People are often put off by the surface complexity of Xenakis, his use of maths, and graphically bizarre notation. I say ignore all of that and just experience the visceral impact of his soundscapes.
03-17-22, 01:04 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Slovenia's agents provocateur Laibach occupy a...

Slovenia's agents provocateur Laibach occupy a no-man's land between colliding cultures and crumbling civilizations.

Dispatches from the front.

https://youtu.be/--IcZadVuj0

Le Privileges des...
03-16-22, 11:38 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

"The mind is ever active Succeeds in its crafty...

"The mind is ever active
Succeeds in its crafty designs.
It conjures up great plans
But is broken.

VALIS
Does it come from the stars?
VALIS
This place where we are is one of the stars.
03-16-22, 02:37 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

The late Stephen Scott (d 2021) founded the Bowed...

The late Stephen Scott (d 2021) founded the Bowed Piano Ensemble in 1977 at Colorado College, and composed a body of music for his unique vision. For a time they toured and performed extensively,...
03-16-22, 02:03 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

A perfect storm of weird: Howard Shore, Ornette...

A perfect storm of weird: Howard Shore, Ornette Coleman, and David Cronenberg

https://youtu.be/cPYMkT95qmg
03-16-22, 01:57 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

I certainly understand this. My first encounter...

I certainly understand this. My first encounter with Beefheart was the album "Lick My Decals Off, Baby" when it was issued in 72 if memory serves. (Yes, I'm that old.) Even that album was equal parts...
03-15-22, 03:05 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Roky Erickson, leader of the 13th Floor...

Roky Erickson, leader of the 13th Floor Elevators, was a pioneer of the 60s Austin pyschedelic scene. He battled personal demons of paranoid schizophrenia, institutionalization, electroconvulsive...
03-15-22, 02:36 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

I was hoping for a TMR remaster that would clear...

I was hoping for a TMR remaster that would clear up the muddy sound and reveal more details of the instrumental parts. Especially in songs like Frownland, with its crazy rhythmic independence between...
03-14-22, 05:09 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Elliott Carter, last of the great 20th century...

Elliott Carter, last of the great 20th century composers, wrote "Sound Fields" as he approached his 100th birthday. Listen to this piece and feel the icy grip of death as it closes round your throat....
03-13-22, 02:35 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Artist: Gastr del Sol Album: Serpentine Similar...

Artist: Gastr del Sol
Album: Serpentine Similar (1993)
Title: Ursus Arctos Wonderfilis

https://youtu.be/Mw0IA2QhdgU
03-11-22, 07:02 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Ima get medieval on yo ass with a wicked nasty...

Ima get medieval on yo ass with a wicked nasty tromba marina

https://youtu.be/ZRfwaf8ZlKk

Alleluia / Quia ergo femina (Hildegard von Bingen, 12th century)
03-10-22, 03:28 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

The bass guitar is typically considered a part of...

The bass guitar is typically considered a part of the rhythm section. I mean you would never use the base to deliver a long searing melodic solo. Would you?

https://youtu.be/1Fq-56TdMcw
Forum: Foo
03-10-22, 12:36 PM
Replies: 2,571
Views: 196,695
Posted By Dick Chainey

1973 Fripp said this piece came to him in a...

1973
Fripp said this piece came to him in a dream. This is rock guitar re-imagined outside the traditional parameters of recycled blues licks.

https://youtu.be/jdqAU3IMnfw
03-10-22, 12:15 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

In the spirit of Butlerian Jihad, here is a...

In the spirit of Butlerian Jihad, here is a tribute to the computing power of the unaided human mind:

https://youtu.be/tCENXv13JHk

group: Dawn of Midi
title: "Atlas"
03-09-22, 08:49 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

https://youtu.be/q4s20EugVcQ The Resident's...

https://youtu.be/q4s20EugVcQ

The Resident's My Window is outside of their "normal" fare, if normal is concept that can be applied to any Residents' song.
03-09-22, 08:34 PM
Replies: 64
Views: 3,117
Posted By Dick Chainey

Weird Music for Troubled Minds

Every day I will try to post an offering from my extensive knowledge of weird and troubling music.

Here's a good start, I think:

https://youtu.be/lQXmnpYuN9M
03-07-22, 12:06 AM
Replies: 7,834
Views: 4,047,778
Posted By Dick Chainey

Stumbled on this oddball band. They have their...

Stumbled on this oddball band. They have their own tuning system, and a developed music theory to go with it. This recording is great on headphones.

Stephan Thelen: electric tritone guitar...
01-24-22, 09:12 PM
Replies: 207
Views: 7,857
Posted By Dick Chainey

This Guerciotti is stunning but why are you...

This Guerciotti is stunning but why are you carrying a jug of liguid dishwahing soap?
Forum: Foo
12-29-21, 09:44 PM
Replies: 5,559
Views: 518,939
Posted By Dick Chainey

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11-08-21, 06:32 PM
Replies: 3,095
Views: 350,523
Posted By Dick Chainey

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Must have the sunlight.
11-08-21, 04:30 PM
Replies: 89
Views: 8,934
Posted By Dick Chainey

Still riding my Lemond Zurich - at age 72. I'm a...

Still riding my Lemond Zurich - at age 72. I'm a bit slower nowadays and a lot more careful, but that's okay. Still having fun.
09-01-20, 12:36 PM
Replies: 53
Views: 4,597
Posted By Dick Chainey

Indeed, and there's a distinct difference between...

Indeed, and there's a distinct difference between triangles and "triangles."

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08-09-20, 04:42 PM
Replies: 973
Views: 113,054
Posted By Dick Chainey

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Forum: Texas
07-31-20, 01:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,603
Posted By Dick Chainey

Not a "pass" but it would be fun to make the ride...

Not a "pass" but it would be fun to make the ride from Davis Mountain State Park to Balmorhea State Park. It's 34 mile stretch of road with an ~1800' difference in elevation. It's up to you whether...
07-25-20, 09:30 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 2,636
Posted By Dick Chainey

It wouldn't hurt to monitor Craiglist in your...

It wouldn't hurt to monitor Craiglist in your area - and nearby.
07-23-20, 12:53 AM
Replies: 158
Views: 13,096
Posted By Dick Chainey

Here in Bastrop Tx a favorite of mine is Park...

Here in Bastrop Tx a favorite of mine is Park Road 1. It runs some 15 miles from Bastrop State Park to Buescher State Park, which basically butt up against each other. It's a paved road, and much of...
07-21-20, 12:43 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 2,145
Posted By Dick Chainey

Take two BP meds: losartan and metoprolol. No...

Take two BP meds: losartan and metoprolol. No dizziness, but the metoprolol limits my heart rate. It's long and slow for me.
07-21-20, 12:28 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,824
Posted By Dick Chainey

It all depends. Lots of people have lost...

It all depends. Lots of people have lost relatives or friends to covid or know someone in their close circle who has lost someone. You can fluff around with statistics but you can't hide dead bodies.
07-16-20, 10:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,663
Posted By Dick Chainey

Former roadie needs advice

I'm 70 and getting back into cycling after a 15 year lay-off. I've brought my old Lemond Zurich out of retirement, but I don't think I can any longer safely negotiate road traffic. Right now I'm...
07-16-20, 01:53 AM
Replies: 79
Views: 4,297
Posted By Dick Chainey

I carry one of those generic plastic spray...

I carry one of those generic plastic spray bottles. I fill it with diluted bleach and carry it in my car. Once I get my groceries I spray them down. I even spray my hands and arms. HEB will deliver...
07-16-20, 01:34 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 2,609
Posted By Dick Chainey

If you ever run across it, check out No Name on...

If you ever run across it, check out No Name on the Bullet. Murphy plays a hired killer who rides into a small western town. It's as much a psychological thriller as a western. The townspeople know...
07-16-20, 01:24 AM
Replies: 186
Views: 30,853
Posted By Dick Chainey

Dark is a German-made 3-season series. It starts...

Dark is a German-made 3-season series. It starts out as a low-key thriller involving missing children. It gradually escalates over the course of the series into a knotted time travel plot that...
Forum: Introductions
07-01-20, 09:53 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 447
Posted By Dick Chainey

Hello from Texas

Hi, I'm a retiree in Lost Pines area of Bastrop, Texas - east of Austin. I was very active in cycling from the eighties until a heart attack and a series of other health problems hit me in '09. I...
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