Listening device - not necessarily for music.

Listening device – not necessarily for music.

Below are some recordings I’ve been listening to recently.

Updated: 2015-08-17 [These are in no particular order]

Charles Lloyd Quartet:  2014-10-25: Umea Jazz Festival, Sweden

Charles Lloyd Quartet:  Rabo De Nube

Charles Lloyd Quartet: Mirror

Charles Lloyd Quartet: Live Karlsruhe, Germany 1994

Charles Lloyd Quartet:  2009 -07-03 Live at the Highline Ballroom, NYC

Ornette Coleman, McLean, Holzman – New Vocabulary

Howlin’ Wolf – 1969-02-23: Key Largo’s, Chicago, IL

Mats Gustafsson & The Nu Ensemble – Hidros One

The Modern Jazz Quartet – Space

Koko Taylor – An Audience With The Queen (Live From Chicago)

Bob Dylan – Street Legal

J.J. Cale – Number 10

James Cotton – Chicago Harp Showdown

Magic Sam – West Side Soul

Jimmy Dawkins– All For Business

Ali Akbar Khan – From The Concert Hall

The Complete Stax/Volt Singles 1959-1968

Wes Montgomery – Live At The Turf Club

Keith Jarrett – 1975-02-02: Die Glocke, Bremen, Germany

Bob Dylan – The Basement Tapes Complete: The Bootleg Series

Cecil Taylor/Marian McPartland – 1986 NPR Radio broadcast; NYC

Grateful Dead – 1977-11-04: Dave’s Picks Vol. 12: Colgate University Hamilton NY

Nels Cline & Julian Lage – Room

Magic Sam Blues Band – Look Out, Sam!

Hubert Sumlin – Hubert’s American Blues!

Muddy Waters – Live in Antibes, 1974

R.L. Burnside – 1996-06-10 – The Silver Dollar – Toronto, Canada

Hans Zimmer – Interstellar: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (Deluxe Version)

John Coltrane – Offering: Live At Temple University

Sonny Boy Williamson – King Biscuit Time

Medeski Scofield Martin & Wood – Juice

Peter Brötzmann, Sonny Sharrock – What The F$@! Do You Want?

McCoy Tyner – Echoes Of A Friend

Recent Books Read:

Bathed In Lightning: John McLaughlin, the 60’s and the Emerald Beyond – Colin Harper
The Archaeology of Knowledge – Michel Foucault
Three Uses Of The Knife – David Mamet
This Changes Everything – Naomi Klein
The History of Rock ‘N’ Roll in Ten Songs – Greil Marcus
Inherent Vice – Thomas Pynchon
Jimmy Page – Jimmy Page
The Bone Clocks – David Mitchell
Life – Keith Richards
Moanin’ at Midnight: The Life and Times of Howlin’ Wolf – James Segrest
One Way Out – The Inside History Of The Allman Brothers – Alan Paul
Please Be With Me – A Song For My Father Duane Allman – Galadrielle Allman
Delta Blues – Ted Gioia
The Land Where The Blues Began – Alan Lomax
The History Of The Blues – Francis Davis
Cuba And It’s Music – Sublette
The World That Made New Orleans – Sublette
Light & Shade – Coversations With Jimmy Page – Brad Tolinski
Mind Body Prescription – Sarno
A Power Stronger Than Itself – George Lewis
Miles, Ornette,Cecil: Jazz Beyond Jazz – Howard Mandel
The Shock Doctrine – Naomi Klein
Miles Smiles and The Invention Of Post Bop
Guns Germs and Steel – Diamond
Collapse – Diamond
Black Swan Green – David Mitchell
Cloud Atlas – David Mitchell
Number 7 Dream – David Mitchell

The Secret Life of Water

Recent Movies Seen:

Awake: The Life of Yogananda
The Water Diviner
Ex Machina
Mission Impossible Rogue Nation
What Happened, Miss Simone?
The Other One: The Long, Strange Trip of Bob Weir
Inherent Vice
Still Alice
Miss Julie
Top 5
56 Plus
Maps To The Stars
The Imitation Game
The X-Men
Fast and Furious #6
House Of Cards – Season Three
House Of Cards – Season Two
House Of Cards – Season One
Eric Clapton – Planes, Trains and Eric
Albert King and Stevie Ray Vaughn
Johnny Winter – Live in the 70’s
Harold Lloyd Collection
The Fight Club
Life is a Bed Of Roses
Love Unto Death
I Remember Mama
Jimi Hendrix – Live at Rainbow Bridge
We Don’t Live Here Anymore
Hiroshima Mon Amour
Holy Mountain
The Lower Depths
El Topo
Warner Brothers Cartoons
Red Beard
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee
49 Up
That Obscure Object of Desire
And God Created Woman
Jerry Maguire
Charlie Wilson’s War
The Birds
The Savages
Thelonious Monk: Straight No Chaser
Grindhouse: Planet Terror
Grindhouse: Death Proof
The Lion, the Witch & the Wardrobe
Woman in the Dunes
Tout Va Bien
Old Joy
The Sopranos: Season 6
Super Size Me
My Architect: A Son’s Journey
Passion of Anna
Hour of the Wolf
Easy Rider
Gray’s Anatomy
The Battleship Potemkin
Ivan the Terrible
Deadwood: Season 3
Sister Wendy’s American Collection
Joseph Campbell: The Power Of Myth
Children of Heaven
The Sheltering Sky
Howard Zinn: You Can’t Be Neutral
All the Pretty Horses
Belle de Jour
The Searchers
The Five Obstructions
Lost: Season 2
Diary of a Chambermaid
The Seventh Continent
Wagner: Die Walkure
Wagner: Das Rheingold (Pierre Boulez)
Mozart: Don Giovanni (Metropolitan Opera)
Henry V
8 1/2
The Sacrifice (Andrei Tarkovsky)
Richard III
King Lear
Garden State
The Royal Tenenbaums
The Squid and the Whale
Spring Summer Fall Winter Spring
The Seventh Continent(Michael Haneke)
Diary Of A Chambermaid(Luis Bunuel)
The Fountain(Aranofsky)
Ocean’s 13
La Vie En Rose
Medea(Lars Von Trier)
Rushmore(Wes Anderson)
The Conformist(Bertolucci)
Andrei Ruglyov (Tarkovsky)
The Royal Tenenbaums(Wes Anderson)
The Squid and The Whale (Noah Baumbach)
Oldboy (Chan-wook Park)
Weekend ( Jean-Luc Godard)
The Battle of Algiers (Gillo Pontecorvo)
In Praise of Love ( Jean-Luc Godard)
La Strada (Federico Fellini)
Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan: Season 1
High and Low (Akira Kurosawa)
My Life to Live ( Jean-Luc Godard)
Band of Outsiders( Jean-Luc Godard)
Cleo from 5 to 7 (Agnes Varda)
L’Avventura man (Michelangelo Antonioni)
Blow Up (Michelangelo Antonioni)
Children of Paradise (Marcel Carne)
Children of Men
An Inconvenient Truth
The Da Vinci Code
My Life To Live
The Aura
Amy Goodman Interviews with Desmond Tutu, Wangari Maathi, Nelson Mandela
Blow Up (Antonioni)
Thank You For Smoking
Prairie Home Companion
Children of Paradise
Casino Royale