Friday, December 2, 2016

Record Scores - Kleptocrat Edition

Ramsey Lewis - Funky Serenity Lp (Columbia)
Geetas - Paroled 12" (U Records)
Artifacts - That's Them (Clean) Lp (Atlantic)
Duane And Co. - Hardcore Jazz 12" (Dance Mania)
C. Scott - The Pittsburgh Diaries 12" (Lumberjacks In Hell)
Freddie McCoy - Spider Man Lp (Prestige)
Ui - Match My Foot (D Mix 2) 7" (Soul Static Sound)
Scanner - Hollowhead 7" (Soul Static Sound)
Fridge + D - Indeguise 7" (Soul Static Sound)
Ellis Island Sound - #7 Goes East 7" (Static Caravan)
Reggie Dokes - New York EP 12" (Psychostasia)
V/A - Lovers Rock No. 10 12" (Lovers Rock)
John Patton - Understanding Lp (Blue Note)

Wednesday, November 2, 2016

Record Scores - Tally The Votes Edition

First Cosins Jazz Ensemble - For The Cos Of Jazz Lp (Capitol)
Quartette Tres Bien - Kilimanjaro Lp (Decca)
Kaidi Tatham - The Extrovert City 12" (2000 Black)
Peaking Lights Acid Test - Spacewalking 12" (Golf Channel)
Javonntte - Mind Over Matter 12" (Sistrum)
Kaidi Tatham - Freedom School DJ Series Vol. 3 12" (Freedom School)
Nausea - Vocal Expression 7" (Manufactured Recordings)
Valerie June - Pushin' Against A Stone Lp (Concord)

Friday, September 23, 2016

Record Scores - Delayed Gratification Edition

Sheefy McFly - Edward Elektro 12" (Mahogani)
Hailu Mergia & The Dahlak Band - Wede Harer Guzo 2xLp (Awesome Tapes From Africa)
Hailu Mergia & The Walias - Tche Belew Lp (Awesome Tapes From Africa)
Courtney Melody - Ninga Mi Ninga Showcase Lp (Dub Store)
Theo Parrish - Sketches Pt. 1 12" (Sound Signature)
Theo Parrish - Sketches Pt. 3 12" (Sound Signature)

Thursday, September 1, 2016

Record Scores - Back In The Village Edition

Floating Points - Kuiper 12" (Pluto)
V/A - 20 Years Of Freerange Part 4 12" (Freerange)
The Rene Paulo Group - Tropical Heat Wave Lp (HiFi)
Jimmy McGriff - Stump Juice Lp (Groove Merchant)
Gene Shaw - Carnival Sketches Lp (Argo)
Afro-Haitian Experimental Orchestra - S/T Lp (Glitterbeat)
Jino/Ohno/Mitchell/Mills - Kobe Session Lp (Axis)
Luis Gasca - Collage Lp (Fantasy)
Negative Hallucination - EP 12" (Golf Channel)

Monday, July 11, 2016

Record Scores - Gotta Collect Em All Edition

MC Melodee X Cookin Soul - My Tape Deck Lp (Jakarta)
The Harold Danko Quartet Featuring Gregory Herbert - S/T Lp (Inner City)
Byron The Aquarius - Euphoria EP 12" (Sampling As An Art)
Reggie Dokes - The Return EP 12" (Psychostasia)
Andres - Mighty Tribe 12" (La Vida)
Elaine Brown - Seise The Time! Black Panther Party Lp (Vault)
Birdsongs Of The Mesozoic - S/T EP 12" (Ace Of Hearts)
Makaya McCraven - In The Moment 2xLp (International Anthem Recording Company)
Makaya McCraven - In The Moment E & F Sides Lp (International Anthem Recording Company)

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Record Scores: In Anticipation Of Waiting Edition

Pay The Rent - Soft On Glass Cs (White Reeves Productions)
Wu15 - Wu15 EP 12" (Eglo)
Byron The Aquarius - Gone Today Here Tomorrow 12" (Wild Oats)
I.N.T. - Percy La Rock EP 12" (Rwina)
Culross Close - Home Lp (Sound Of Speed)
The Sergio Mendes Trio - In The Brazilian Bag Lp (Tower)
Scott Grooves - Parts Manager 2 12" (Natural Midi)
V/A - NDATL Special Edition 2016 12" (NDATL)

Monday, May 9, 2016

Record Scores - Unauthorized Sleepovers Edition

Bill Walker - Music To Sell Bread By Lp (Taystee)
V/A - A Good Example Of What It Is Lp (Higher Learning)
African Head Charge - Super Mystic Brakes 10" (On-U Sound)
James Mason - Recollection ∈ Echo Lp (James Mason)
Candido - Drum Fever Lp (Polydor)

McCoy Tyner - Sama Layuca Lp (Milestone)
Fort Romeau - Secrets & Lies (Live At Robert Johnson)
Quadrant 77 & BusCrates - Meeting Of The Minds 7" (NYC)
Sculpture - Zyprazol 7" (Tapebox)
Sturgill Simpson - A Sailor's Guide To Earth Lp+CD (Atlantic)
Albinos - Ritual House Vol. 8 12" (Astral Soda)

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Record Scores - Frosted Tulips Edition

João Gilberto - The Warm World Of João Gilberto Lp (Wax Time)
Luis Gasca - Born To Love You Lp (Fantasy)
Happiness Unlimited - We Never Knew Happiness Until We Met You Lp (Happiness)
Toney Lee - Love So Deep 12" (Radar)

Farm - The Innermost Limits Of Pure Fun OST Lp (Sundazed)
Javonntte - The Musical Stylings Of 12" (NDATL)
James Booth - Human Rites 12" (100% Silk)
Buz Ludzah - Basslines For Life 12" (100% Silk)

Carlos Niño & Friends - Flutes, Echoes, It's All Happening! Lp (Leaving)
Royer - Way Silent 12" (Closer)
O'Flynn - Oberyn / Spyglass 12" (Blip Disc)
Mark Hand - Peripherals 12" (Fatdog)

Monday, March 7, 2016

Record Scores - Font World Problems Edition

V/A - The ESP Sampler Lp (ESP Disk)
Designer + Four Tet - Mother/Dark 12" (Text)
UD - Adapt EP 12" (Kimochi)
UD - Adapting EP 12" (Kimochi)
Ronnie Dyson - All Over Your Face / Don't Need You Now 12" (Atlantic/Cotillion)
First Choice - Let No Man Put Asunder 12" (Sal Soul)
Modern Romance - Can You Move 12" (Atlantic)
Odyssey - Inside Out / Love's Alright 12" (RCA)
Status IV - You Ain't Really Down 12" (Radar)
Blondes - Persuasion EP 12" (RVNG Intl)
Fort Romeau - PG Goes Dance 12" (PGDance)

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Record Scores - Eternal Escrow Edition

Royal Headache - High Lp (What's Your Rupture)
The DeJohnette Complex - The DeJohnette Complex Lp (Milestone)
Ryuichi Sakamoto - Image Sketch Of Aile de Honneamise 12" (Midi Inc)
Byron The Aquarius - High Life EP 12" (Sound Signature)
Reggie Dokes - Afro Sci 10" (People Of Earth)
Kutcorners & K-Maxx - Need 2 Know 7" (GGBR)
Superhuman Happiness - Escape Velocity Lp (Royal Potato Family)
Sir Edward - The Power Of Feeling Lp (Encounter)
Emmanuel Abdul-Rahim - Harlem Lp (Olufsen)
Whitefield Brothers - Savannahstan 7" (Now Again)
Sun Ra - Space Is The Place Lp (Blue Thumb / Verve)
Moodymann - DJ Kicks 3xLp (K7)
MK - Always: the Underground Mixes 12" (Charisma)

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Record Scores - Here And Back Edition

Herb Alpert - Beyond 12" (A&M)
Prince Far I & The Arabs - Cry Tuff Dub Encounter Chapter IV Lp (Trojan)
Prince Far I & The Arabs - Cry Tuff Dub Encounter Chapter 3 Lp (Pressure Sounds)
Tortoise - The Catastrophist Lp (Thrill Jockey)
VA - Left For Dead: A Chumpire Pennsylania Compilation Lp (Chumpire)
Shirley Scott - Scottie Plays The Duke Lp (Prestige)
Nitwits - Great Day 7" (Monitor)
Jimmy McGriff - Red Beans Lp (Lester Radio Corporation)
Masaru Sato - Yojimbo: The Original Soundtrack Recording Lp (MGM)
Fabulous Three - Answer Me Softly 7" (Psycho)
Albinos - Santa Barbara 12" (Astral Soda)
The Buddies - Go Go With The Buddies Lp (Mercury / Wing)
Peter Rugolo - The Sweet Ride OST Lp (20th Century Fox)
Martin Denny - Hawaii Goes A Go-Go! Lp (Liberty)
Topanga Canyon Orchestra - Crimson & Clover Lp (Uni)
V/A - Detroit Electronic Quarterly Vol. 6 Lp (Detroit Electronic Quarterly)
Sound Stream - Bass Affair 12" (Sound Stream)
Dennis Bovell - Dub 4 Daze Lp (Glitterbeat)
Fort Romeau / Nick Hoppner - Split 12" (Cin Cin)

Monday, January 11, 2016

Favorite Films Of 2015

I saw 102 films released in 2015:
3 1/2 Minutes - Ten Bullets / Accidental Love / Addicted To Fresno / Aloha / Anomalisa / Ant-Man / Asthma / Avengers: Age Of Ultron / The Barber / Batman Vs Robin / The Big Short / Black Mass / Bloodsucking Bastards / Bone Tomahawk / Bridge Of Spies / Burying The Ex / Carol / Chappie / Clouds Of Sils Maria / Cooties / Cop Car / Crimson Peak / Welp [Cub] / Cut Bank / The Cutting Room / Dark Places / Dark Star: HR Giger's Welt / Deathgasm / The Death Of Superman Lives / Diary Of A Teenage Girl / Digging For Fire / Digging Up The Marrow / Dope / Entertainment / Ex Machina / Extraordinary Tales / Faults / Final Girl / Final Girls / Focus / Fort Tilden / A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night / Good Dinosaur / Ich Seh, Ich Seh [Goodnight Mommy] / The Green Inferno / Harmontown / The Hateful Eight / Hellions / Hotel Transylvania 2 / Hot Girls Wanted / Hot Pursuit / Hot Tub Time Machine 2 / Housebound / Infinite Polar Bear / Inside Out / I Smile Back / It Follows / Jurassic World / Justice League: Throne Of Atlantis / Knight Of Cups / Knock Knock / Kumiko The Treasue Hunter / Lazarus Effect / Let Us Prey / The Little Death / The Lobster / Love / Mad Max: Fury Road / Man From U.N.C.L.E. / The Martian / Meadowland / Me, Earl, And the Dying Girl / Meet Me There / Mission Impossible: Rogue Nation / Night Owls / The Overnight / Parallels / Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension / Poltergeist / The Revenant / Road Hard / Room / Sicario / Sleeping With Other People / Spectre / Slow Learners / Spring / Spy / Stand By Me Doraemon / Starry Eyes / Star Wars: The Force Awakens / Straight Outta Compton / Stretch & Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives / The Suicide Theory / Tales Of Halloween / Tomorrowland / Trainwreck / Walter / We Are Still Here / Welcome To Me / Relatos Salvajes [Wild Tales]

01. Mad Max: Fury Road
02. Kumiko The Treasue Hunter
03. Cop Car
04. A Girl Walks Home Alone At Night
05. Ex Machina
06. The Revenant
07. Diary Of A Teenage Girl
08. The Hateful Eight
09. Stretch & Bobbito: Radio That Changed Lives
10. Welp [Cub]
11. Man From U.N.C.L.E.
12. The Lobster
13. Sicario
14. Faults
15. Anomalisa
16. Relatos Salvajes [Wild Tales]
17. The Martian
18. Ich Seh, Ich Seh [Goodnight Mommy]
19. Entertainment
20. It Follows