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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24640 on: February 03, 2018, 09:34:40 PM »
Radio Paradise, lossless streaming (via Logitech Media Server and a Raspberry Pi).

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« Reply #24641 on: February 04, 2018, 04:54:53 PM »


Such a gorgeous album.
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« Reply #24642 on: February 05, 2018, 08:14:58 AM »


Rahim Alhaj and Amjad Ali Kahn - Ancient Sounds (2009)

Think the triangle inequality of fusion applies to that one
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« Reply #24643 on: February 05, 2018, 08:36:11 AM »
Think the triangle inequality of fusion applies to that one

I'm not sure what you mean by that. What is a "triangle inequality"?

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« Reply #24644 on: February 05, 2018, 09:19:14 AM »
I'm not sure what you mean by that. What is a "triangle inequality"?

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« Reply #24645 on: February 05, 2018, 09:34:46 AM »
Right. Glad we cleared that up, then. I have no further questions.

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« Reply #24646 on: February 05, 2018, 11:23:02 AM »
Right. Glad we cleared that up, then. I have no further questions.

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i.e. the measure of the two combined must be less than or equal to the sum of the value each on their own

or better to listen to either one by themselves
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« Reply #24647 on: February 06, 2018, 06:08:55 AM »
… music is not only an `entertainment’, nor a mere luxury, but a necessity of the spiritual if not of the physical life, an opening of those magic casements through which we can catch a glimpse of that country where ultimate reality will be found.    RVW, 1948

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« Reply #24648 on: February 07, 2018, 11:09:02 AM »
There are many Kletzmer bands but there are only a few that are sufficiently good to overcome the repetitivness of the music.
The Budapest kleztmer band is one that I really enjoy



http://budapestklezmer.hu
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« Reply #24649 on: February 09, 2018, 04:03:52 AM »
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« Reply #24650 on: February 09, 2018, 04:01:49 PM »


Anna Burch - Quit the Curse (2018)
Rae Morris - Someone Out There (2018)



Benjamin Clementine - I Tell A Fly (2017)
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« Reply #24651 on: February 09, 2018, 06:25:44 PM »
"I can't live without music, because music is life." - Yvonne Lefébure

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« Reply #24652 on: February 10, 2018, 09:40:17 AM »
Earlier this morning:



It seems when I put aside my critical ear and my general disdain for the ‘pop’ Genesis, this isn’t a bad album at all. I guess one has to just accept that Genesis had moved on from it’s progressive rock roots when listening to their post-Wind & Wuthering output.
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« Reply #24653 on: February 11, 2018, 10:17:20 AM »
Earlier this morning:



It seems when I put aside my critical ear and my general disdain for the ‘pop’ Genesis, this isn’t a bad album at all. I guess one has to just accept that Genesis had moved on from it’s progressive rock roots when listening to their post-Wind & Wuthering output.

Hi Mirror Image:)

Have you heard the new live Hackett release?  It's sitting in my cart. . .  ;)

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This three-disc set combines a second-set segment from a June 1974 show in Providence, Rhode Island, with the complete second set of a Boston Garden appearance recorded two nights later. The band was clearly in a playful mood that week, adding new twists to old songs and coming up with a number of dynamite jams out of thin air. Bassist Phil Lesh is particularly frisky and fertile on the Providence material. The collection begins with a distinctive "China Cat Sunflower" taken at an airier, slower groove than usual and bookended by interesting improvisational ideas. There's an exhilarating 15-minute "Spanish Jam" before they eventually encore with "Eyes of the World." The Boston show's second set opens with "Sugar Magnolia" and for the first time ever its "Sunshine Daydream" coda is broken off from its body and reattached at set's end. Also of note is a lovely "To Lay Me Down" and the far-ranging 28-minute jam that occurs after "Weather Report Suite," a ride unlike any other in Dead history. Throughout both shows, Jerry Garcia's guitar leads are as supple and fluid as they've ever been. Though it lacks the cohesiveness of one complete show, this 12th volume marks a true highpoint of the Dick's Picks series. --Marc Greilsamer

Spinning CD 3: June 28, 1974 Boston Gahden excerpt

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« Reply #24654 on: February 11, 2018, 11:44:21 AM »
A nice twofer retrospective of the master of the Bossa Nova, Gaetano Veloso


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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24655 on: February 11, 2018, 11:55:21 AM »
Hi Mirror Image:)

Have you heard the new live Hackett release?  It's sitting in my cart. . .  ;)

Hiya, HIPster! I have not heard the new Hackett. What do you think of it? Worth getting?

Edit: I’ll be honest and say I’m getting tired of Hackett retreading old ground whenever a proper Genesis reunion would be much more special, IMHO. But since this won’t happen, I’ll just stick with the Genesis albums. ;) Make no mistake, I’m a huge fan of Hackett’s solo career.
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« Reply #24656 on: February 11, 2018, 02:03:45 PM »


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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24657 on: February 11, 2018, 03:50:35 PM »
Hiya, HIPster! I have not heard the new Hackett. What do you think of it? Worth getting?

Edit: I’ll be honest and say I’m getting tired of Hackett retreading old ground whenever a proper Genesis reunion would be much more special, IMHO. But since this won’t happen, I’ll just stick with the Genesis albums. ;) Make no mistake, I’m a huge fan of Hackett’s solo career.

I think it looks splendid:



It certainly would be amazing for a full reunion tour, or even a residency, focusing on all of the eras and lineups.  Doesn't seem to be happening any time soon, however. . .

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« Reply #24658 on: February 11, 2018, 04:24:59 PM »
Playing the first SACD ~




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Re: Non-Classical Music Listening Thread!
« Reply #24659 on: February 11, 2018, 04:59:03 PM »
I think it looks splendid:



It certainly would be amazing for a full reunion tour, or even a residency, focusing on all of the eras and lineups.  Doesn't seem to be happening any time soon, however. . .

Yeah, I just wish Hackett would get rid of Nad Sylvan. I’m not particularly keen on his voice.
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