I used to think you had to be black, lived in New York and bordering on the virtuoso to be
worth listening to.
I couldn’t bear the polite jazz of ,say, Art Pepper , Dave Brubeck et al and the fusion that f […]
Karoli searching for notes in oriental mode is painful.
‘Funky’ was ironic, Liebezeit garnered praise for his metronomic style soon to be replaced by drum machines.
Not a hint of swing from both him and Czukay.
Everyone now and then,after a superlative review, I listen to Can. Had the misfortune of hearing the latest offering Stuttgart Live. What a load of shit – the quasi oriental stylings, the ‘funky’ rhythm […]
Ry Cooder has been making consistently good albums but would benefit from a more controlled production.
Drop the family help (why does everyone have a son who drums?) and get back to something like his […]
It was the unWho tracks (eg.Tea and Theatre) that worked on Endless Wire.
I think PT could still do a good record if he shrugged off the past and played what he really wanted too.
I guess the disasters of things […]
Waking during the night, and desperate not to obsess over banalities and tinnitus,
I thought about which band or sole trader was still capable of making a great record.
Not one of those Rick Rubin deathwatch […]