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Music Interiors Vol. 2: Interni Italiani 0


DJ mix of Italian ambient/minimalist/avant-garde music, mostly emanating from institutions supporting the arts in cities like Milan and Rome: theatre production soundtracks, video installations, architectural studies, etc.

Ethnographic plunderphonics, post-Battiato spiritual minimalism and hypnotic FM patterns (plus Mediterranean fourth world currents throughout).


Daniel Bacalov ‎– “Africa L’Animali” Il Ladro Di Anime
O.A.S.I. ‎– “Il Gioco Dei Sogni” Il Cavaliere Azzurro
Roberto Musci / Giovanni Venosta – “Nexus On The Beach” Water Messages On Desert Sand
Piero Milesi / Daniel Bacalov ‎– “Camera 2° Parte” La Camera Astratta
Riccardo Sinigaglia ‎– “Attraverso (excerpt)” Riflessi
Elicoide – “Mitochondria (excerpt)” Elicoide
The Doubling Riders ‎– “Chinese Comedy” Doublings & Silences Vol. II
Roberto Laneri ‎– “Animalia” from Anadyomene
Goffredo Haus ‎– “Cielo” Musiche Per Poche Parti
Francesco Messina ‎– “Comunicazioni Interne” Medio Occidente
Roberto Donnini ‎– “T 2 A (excerpt)” Tunedless
Mario Piacentini / Roberto Bonati / Anthony Moreno – “Sealed in a Transparent Cube (excerpt)” Frozen Pool
Magazzini Criminali / Jon Hassell – “Camminavo Nella Sera Piena Di Lilla” Sulla Strada
Vincenzo Zitello “Arilels” Et Vice-Versa
Roberto Mazza “Stanze Parallele” Scoprire Le Orme
Raffaele Serra – “Maldoror Theme” Kodak Ghost Poems
Giovanni Venosta ‎– “Woman In Late” Olympic Signals
Andreolina ‎– “Music In A Small Room” An Island In The Moon
Piero Milesi (w/Riccardo Sinigaglia) ‎– “The Presence Of The City” The Nuclear Observatory Of Mr. Nanof

Cover image: Munari Apartment Venice, Sottsass/Cibic. Thanks to Jed B for the Donnini loaner…

Sun Place: Maggi Payne, Paul Clipson, more – ATA, SF – Wed May 25 0


SUN PLACE: An Evening of Sound & Image

Maggi Payne, Stephanie Sherriff, Sean Smith, Chris Duncan and Paul Clipson

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 8pm $7-10

Artists’ Television Access, 992 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA. 94110

Valet & Visible Cloaks – Color of Pomegranates, 2014 0


Throwing this around on the internet today in an effort to respect the Armenian people on the 101st anniversary of the Armenian genocide. Honey Owens (Valet) & myself (Visible Cloaks) deconstructing Armenian traditional music, recorded in 2014 as part of a live re-scoring of Sergei Parajanov’s “Color of Pomegranates”. Shareread and donate as you see fit – thanks.

Download here.

Silent Lights: Paul Clipson – ATA, SF – Friday 0


Alice Coltrane – Turiya Sings, Re-Up 0

Grab here.

Credit to one of my favorite poets, Brandon Shimoda, for the request.

Felicia Atkinson & Jefre Cantu-Ledesma – ‘Comme Un Seul Narcisse’ LP out NOW 0

Felicia Atkinson & Jefre Cantu-Ledesma – ‘Comme Un Seul Narcisse’ LP

Out now via Shelter Press

Dreamboat Record Release Show – Holocene, PDX – Tomorrow Night! 0

DREAMBOAT Holocene Poster

Chuck Johnson, Young Moon w/ Paul Clipson – Starline Social Club, Oakland – Feb 28 0


Dreamboat LP – Out February 26 0


Dreamboat (comprised of Ilyas Ahmed and Golden Retriever’s Matt Carlson and Jonathan Sielaff) debut LP out Feb 26 on MIE. Grip it here.


Grip it here.

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