File Under: psyche, American raga
Peter Walker has been playing guitar for 70 years, is a fixture in the Woodstock music scene and here plays with Steve Shelly (Sonic Youth) on drums, Nels Cline (Wilco) and Jesse Chandler and Martin Keith. I’ve now listened to this once a day for the last two weeks especially the 17 minute long Lachesis which manages to conjure a modal Miles
and some John Mclaughlin.
Julia Holter: Aviary
File Under: a conceptual composer finds the mojo
This is a massive 90 minute opus that finally proves that Julia Holter is a major talent in contemporary avant-garde music.… Read the full article