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DARRYL WAY – Vivaldi’s Four Seasons In Rock

June 12, 2018

The Right Honourable 2018 Delivering his dream to the listener’s doorstep, veteran violinist validates the variety of classical piece. “Vivaldi” is a tour de force of ‘s “Air Conditioning”: the fierce appropriation of eponymous baroque composer’s approach to melody, this … Continue reading

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KEVIN KASTNING – Skyfields

April 1, 2018

Greydisc 2016 Spontaneous disturbance of inner peace as a way to look beyond the clouds. No man’s land is where Kevin Kastning’s imagination is always headed to roam, and it’s this spiritual place’s uncertainty that makes his trips so riveting. … Continue reading

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KEITH EMERSON – Emerson Plays Emerson

January 30, 2018

EMI 2002 / The Right Honourable 2017 Most pacified proposition from progressive rock’s wild man – now remastered and perfectly crisp. “I’m very naked and exposed on this record – it’s like wearing your heart on your sleeve. But of … Continue reading

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JODI – Pops De Vanguardia

November 22, 2017

Phonogram S.A.I.C. 1971 / Out-Sider 2017 South American psychedelia from Stockhausen students who vanished in the vanguard of their own. “Spontaneous Pop”: that’s how the Wenger brothers, singing multi-instrumentalist Jörn and drummer Dirk, or called the pieces which they worked on in in … Continue reading

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ANTHONY PHILLIPS – Slow Dance

August 22, 2017

Virgin 1990 / Esoteric 2017 Large-scale yet intimate tapestry where classical thinking embraces progressive tendencies. Even though it’s strange to refer to this artist as a former guitarist for the band he helped form four decades ago, it’s also impossible … Continue reading

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