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Thursday, August 11 2011

Aram Bajakian: Aram Bajakian’s Kef

Genuinely deserves to be called Aram Bajakian's Kef, not anybody else's, but his, clever and fearless.


Monday, August 1 2011

Tareq Abboushi & Shusmo: Mumtastic

Wormed with Middle Eastern loops and hooks, and also playful, with a jazz playfulness


Wednesday, July 27 2011

Pistolera: El Desierto y La Ciudad

Fast is their natural speed.


Tuesday, May 17 2011

Various Artists: Folk Songs of Illinois #4: Chicago Since 1945

The most interesting tracks are the ones that reveal the shaping influences of American music itself.


Thursday, April 7 2011

Les Chauds Lapins: Amourettes

Love, in these songs, is aware of its own delirious state and willing to share the details.


Wednesday, July 7 2010

‘Burn Notice’ Still Sizzles in Third Season

One of the more engaging aspects of the series is Michael’s voiceover explanations of spy tips and tricks. These crafty techniques are integral to training spies.


Wednesday, March 31 2010

Marshall Ford Swing Band: It’s About Dam Time

The old material has been renovated rather than modernised.


Thursday, March 18 2010

Cedric Watson et Bijou Créole: L’Ésprit Créole

The music has a tidal drag, which is also the pull or drag of teasing.


Wednesday, January 21 2009

Luminescent Orchestrii: Neptune’s Daughter

Tunes from Romania and Moldavia have been smartened up, the jagged parts polished off to make them move more neatly, and with more of a sensual, jazzy roll.


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