The Stash Dauber
Rants of an unreconstructed music geek
Wednesday, April 25, 2018
The Mystery of the Bulgarian Voices' "BooCheeMish"
Back in the "world music"-obsessed mid-'80s, Le Mystere des Voix Bulgares -- a Swiss musicologist's recording of Bulgaria...
Saturday, April 21, 2018
The Nels Cline 4's "Currents, Constellations"
Besides holding down the lead guitar chair in Wilco (with whom his "Impossible Germany" solo surely ranks among the great rock rid...
Friday, April 20, 2018
Dennis Gonzalez's "Star System Compositions"
Best known as a musician, Dallas-based Renaissance man Dennis Gonzalez is also a gifted visual artist, and sometimes his various creati...
Monday, April 16, 2018
Allen Ravenstine's "Waiting for the Bomb"
Present at the creation of abrasive experimental rockers Pere Ubu, synthesizer whiz Allen Ravenstine spent 15 years and change with the ban...
Wednesday, April 11, 2018
Chris Butler's "Got It Togehter!"
When old people speak it is not because of the sweetness of words in our mouths; it is because we see something which you do not see. -...
Sunday, April 08, 2018
end of an era last man standing from a time when giants walked the way you shaped and molded sound like a dancer's leaps or the wa...
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
About "Astral Weeks"
1) It's the record I used to give to women I liked. I said I'd bought my last copy, since meeting my wife in '03, but then my bu...
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