Thursday, June 30, 2016

XGAU FRIDAY 091

Randomized selections metely arranged from a very incomplete (yet pretty large) playlist of Robert Christgau’s Honorable-Mention mentions and Choice-Cut choices, also from reviews mostly of albums receiving less than an A-Minus (A-grade albums being best heard whole) as well as other singling out, Dean's List singles, or even faint praise from other pieces or places, especially Additional Consumer News.

[artist links to Xgau/song links to album] 
Elton John, Grimsby, 4:59 ("second side of Caribou")
*NSYNC, Selfish, 35:14
60:02






DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0678

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Sun City Girls, The Imam, 0:00
  2. LaVern Baker, Still, 4:10
  3. Annibale E I Cantori Moderni, Titoli (Trinity), 6:36
  4. Marshall Crenshaw, Let Her Dance, 9:40
  5. The Renaissance Singers, Domine, quid multiplicati sunt, 12:36
  6. Little Willie John, Heartbreak (It's Hurtin' Me), 19:24
  7. Swaleh Al-Abdi & party, Mweka Jambo Moyoni, 22:27
  8. Christina Aguilera, Genie 2.0, 25:35
  9. Stan Getz, Stan Gets Along, 29:50
  10. Dr. John, Revolution, 32:48
  11. Pet Shop Boys, Sexy Northerner, 36:14
  12. Jauna Muzika Choir and Vaclovas Augustinas, Arvo Pärt: Sieben Magnificat-Antiphonen for Choir (1991): IV. O Schlüssel Davids, 39:56
  13. Allo Darlin', Dreaming, 42:37
  14. Monifah, Would You, 46:00
  15. African Brothers Band, None but you, 50:03
  16. Bobby Vee, Love Love Love, 53:36
  17. Earth Wind & Fire, In The Stone, 55:30
59:56



Wednesday, June 29, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0677

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. John Pizzarelli, Fascinatin' Rhythm, 0:00
  2. Mariah Carey Feat. Miguel, #Beautiful, 3:54
  3. The Blind Boys Of Alabama, Lords Been So Good, 7:14
  4. Glasvegas, Daddy's Gone, 13:29
  5. Loudon Wainwright III, IWIWAL, 17:53
  6. Sheila Guyse, Who'll Buy - Trouble Man [Lost In The Stars/1949 Original Cast], 21:02
  7. John Cale, Baby What You Want Me To Do, 25:03
  8. The Jigsaw Seen, On A Carousel, 29:54
  9. Herbert Von Karajan: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Tchaikovsky: Symphony #4 In F Minor, Op. 36 - 4. Finale, 33:58
  10. Greg Brown, Lull It By, 42:35
  11. Maurizio Pollini, Stravinsky: 3 Movements From Petrouchka - The Shrovetide Fair, 46:40
  12. Jeff Buckley, Last Goodbye, 55:15
59:48



Tuesday, June 28, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0676

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Andrei Diev, Scriabin: Preludes, Op. 15/3, 0:00
  2. Caetano Veloso, Superbacana, 1:22
  3. Dick Curless, A Tombstone Every Mile, 2:51
  4. Arsenio Rodríguez, A gozar mujeres, 5:52
  5. The Beach Boys, Let's Go Away for Awhile (And Then We'll Have World Peace), 8:52
  6. Lady Sovereign, Food Play, 11:10
  7. Tom Eaton, On the Road, 16:24
  8. Herbert Von Karajan: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Strauss Jr. (J): Unter Donner Und Blitz, Polka, Op. 324, 19:38
  9. Penthouse Players Clique, I'm A Playa (Bitch), 22:47
  10. Clint Black, A Better Man, 26:54
  11. Tafelmusik, Bach: Suite No. 1 In C, BWV 1066: Forlane, 29:59
  12. Jackie Wilson, Shake! Shake! Shake!, 31:19
  13. Gabriel Omolo & His Apollo Komesha, Wed Today Divorce Tomorrow, 33:30
  14. Bob Wills, Sweet Kind of Love, 38:36
  15. Rambler's Dance Band, Ama Bonsu, 42:18
  16. Lucky Thompson/Gigi Gryce, Street Scene, 45:01
  17. Wire, Nice Streets Above, 48:00
  18. Phil Yost, Bent City I, 51:45
  19. Joni Mitchell, Harlem In Havana, 54:57
59:22



Monday, June 27, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0675

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. George Strait, Baby Blue, 0:00
  2. Jens Lekman, She Just Don't Want to Be With You Anymore, 3:30
  3. Guido & Maurizio De Angelis, Goodbye My Friend, 7:23
  4. Big Joe Turner, Boogie Woogie Country Girl, 11:26
  5. Bekova Sisters, Zhukov: Kontsert-misteriya (Concerto Mystery) - I. Andante, 14:07
  6. Van Morrison, Astral Weeks, 26:03
  7. Martyn Hill, Brian Rayner Cook, Bournemouth Sinfonietta & Choir / Vernon Handley, Delius: Hassan - Act 1. Interude Between Scenes 1 And 2, 33:09
  8. Interference, Interference vs. The 13 Devils of Syncopation (David Last remix), 35:12
  9. East India Dream Company, Memories of Benares (Flute, Tabla & Tampura Drone), 41:17
  10. Johnny Dowd, Cadillac Hearse, 43:30
  11. Patti Page, The Party, 46:14
  12. Clarence Frogman Henry, Ain't Got No Home, 49:01
  13. Andrew Lloyd Webber, Jesus Christ Superstar - Pilate's Dream, 51:24
  14. A Certain Ratio, Skipscada, 52:53
  15. Elvis Presley, The First Noel, 55:03
  16. Moroccan Rai Highlights, Bonus Track, 57:14
59:59



Sunday, June 26, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0674

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. The Stylistics, If I Love You, 0:00
  2. Allen Lowe, I'm Not Niko - II, 2:05
  3. Aretha Franklin, Do Right Woman, Do Right Man, 5:20
  4. This Moment In Black History, Tony, You Owe Me, 8:37
  5. Billy Eckstine, But Not For Me (GEORGE & IRA GERSHWIN), 14:12
  6. Stacey Q, Two Of Hearts, 16:36
  7. John Mayer, Bold As Love, 24:28
  8. David Shea feat: Ensemble Musiques Nouvelles, Shea: Chamber Symphony No. 2 for ensemble & sampler - Iv Fourth Movement, 28:46
  9. Walter Klien, Schubert: Sonata No. 16 in A Minor for Piano, D. 845: IV. Rondo: Allegro vivace, 36:10
  10. Stan Kenton & His Orchestra, He's Funny That Way, 41:40
  11. Das Racist & Talib Kweli, The Actual [Prod. By Amaze 88], 44:55
  12. Aretha Franklin, I Surrender, Dear,, 48:46
  13. Margaret Price (S), Yvonne Minton (Ca), Alexander Young (T), John Shirley-Quirk, (Bs); Adrian Boult: London Philharmonic Orchestra & Choir, Elgar: The Kingdom, Op. 51 - I. In the Upper Room - O je priests!, 51:34
  14. The Flaming Lips, Getting Better, 55:17
59:23



Saturday, June 25, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0673

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Phyllis Hyman, Somewhere In My Lifetime, 0:00
  2. Cesta All Stars, No Hace Falta Papel, 3:31
  3. Chrissie Hynde, You Or No One, 9:32
  4. Dirty Heads, Driftin', 13:13
  5. James Lancelot, Sir Hubert Parry: Andante for organ in G major (from A little Organ Book), 16:40
  6. Edward Sharpe & The Magnetic Zeros, Home, 19:06
  7. Robert Barto, Silvius Leopold Weiss: Lute Sonata No. 39 in C Major, "Partita Grande" - V Menuet, 24:12
  8. Sister Rosetta Tharpe, My Journey to the Sky, 27:45
  9. Smiley, Designed to love you, 30:58
  10. Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes, Wake Up Everybody, 34:14
  11. Future Shuttle, Water's Edge?, 41:47
  12. Love Is All, A Side in a Bed, 55:49
59:18



Friday, June 24, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0672

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. The Mekons, What, 0:00
  2. Patrice Michaels (Soprano), Lili Boulanger: "Elle Etait Descendue" From Claireres Dans Le Ciel, 2:13
  3. The Jeffrey Lewis & Peter Stampfel Band, More Fun Than Anyone, 4:22
  4. David Greenberger, Paul Cebar Tomorrow Sound, Sheepshead, 7:33
  5. Igor Stravinsky: CBC Symphony Orchestra, Stravinsky: Suite #1 For Small Orchestra - Napolitana, 11:03
  6. Albert King, Answer To The Laundromat Blues, 12:16
  7. Karl Schlechta, Beethoven: Trio No. 2 for Clarinet, Bassoon and Piano: Aria, 16:56
  8. American Idiot Cast, St. Jimmy, 18:58
  9. Keyshia Cole, Believer, 21:44
  10. The Eagles, Earlybird, 25:21
  11. Glenn Miller Orchestra, Little Brown Jug, 28:21
  12. Rosie Ledet, Guess Who, 31:12
  13. Dennis Russell Davies: American Composers Orchestra, Cage: The Seasons - 3. Summer, 34:41
  14. The Brothers Johnson, The Jealous Sweetheart, 40:33
  15. TGD, Moj lad, 43:47
  16. Magdalena Kožená, Peter Harvey, Etc.; John Eliot Gardiner: English Baroque Soloists, Monteverdi Choir, Bach: Cantata #59, BWV 59, "Wer Mich Liebet, Der Wird Mein Wort Halten" - Die Welt Mit Allen Königreichen, 48:46
  17. Martha Schlamme, Pri Gani, 51:17
  18. Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, Drivin' Down To Georgia, 53:24
59:49



XGAU FRIDAY 090

Randomized selections metely arranged from a very incomplete (yet pretty large) playlist of Robert Christgau’s Honorable-Mention mentions and Choice-Cut choices, also from reviews mostly of albums receiving less than an A-Minus (A-grade albums being best heard whole) as well as other singling out, Dean's List singles, or even faint praise from other pieces or places, especially Additional Consumer News.

[artist links to Xgau/song links to album] 
59:12

Thursday, June 23, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0671

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Jimmie Widener, Shuffletown, 0:00
  2. Terence Kern: London Festival Ballet Orchestra, Gade: Napoli • Suite Dansante - VI. Allegretto, 2:43
  3. Rebecca Gates, Doos [Explicit], 3:26
  4. Yves Nat, Schumann: Fantasy in C, Op.17: 3 Langsam getragen. Durchweg leise zu halten, 7:51
  5. RJD2, Crumbs Off The Table (Feat. Aaron Livingston), 17:50
  6. Hermann Baumann, Eckhardt Schaar, Markus Hartz, Almut Wittekind (Horns), Cantin: Grande Messe De Saint Hubert - Gloria (Cantin) (Offertoire), 21:55
  7. Gramatik, Get a Grip (feat. Gibbz), 26:28
  8. Ross Pople, Fauré: Requiem Op. 48: Agnus Dei, 30:42
  9. Charles Mingus, Goodbye, Porkpie Hat, 36:11
  10. Konushenski Folk Orchestra, Chetvorno horo, 43:22
  11. Moon Mullican, Southern Hospitality, 48:08
  12. Maurizio Pollini, Chopin: Ballade No. 1 in G minor, Op. 23, 51:00
60:02



Wednesday, June 22, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0670

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Wampire, The Hearse, 0:00
  2. Eastman Wind Ensemble [Ensemble] and Frederick Fennell [Conductor] and Martin Gabel [Narrator], We Are Coming, Father Abra'am - Song of the Union and Confederate Soldiers, 4:41
  3. Mainer's Mountaineers, The Fatal Wreck Of The Bus, 8:10
  4. Elvis Presley, Just Because, 10:59
  5. Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra & Zdenek Kosler, Mozart: Serenade No. 10 in B-Flat Major, K. 361, "Gran Partita": III. Adagio, 13:33
  6. Moe Tucker, That's Bad, 19:40
  7. Thelonious Monk, In Walked Bud, 24:39
  8. Angry Samoans, Gimme Sopor, 27:37
  9. Ray Drummond, Equipoise, 29:21
  10. Stevie Wonder, Fingertips Pt.2, 36:18
  11. Pieter-Jan Belder: Musica Amphion, Purcell: Z 751 Pavan g-moll [2Vl, Bc], 39:30
  12. Elvis Costello & The Attractions, Big Sister, 44:52
  13. James Moody, Faster James, 47:13
  14. Larry Jon Wilson, Your Mind Is On Vacation, 50:53
  15. Bo Diddley, Hush Your Mouth, 56:43
59:36



Tuesday, June 21, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0669

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Dramarama, Anything, Anything (I'll Give You), 0:00
  2. Howlin' Wolf, Color And Kind, 3:25
  3. Re-Up Gang, Roll With The Winners, 6:38
  4. Louis Armstrong, I'm Not Rough, 9:51
  5. Johnny Foreigner, The Most Beautiful Widow In Town (Sparklehorse Cover), 12:56
  6. Imogen Heap, Hide And Seek, 16:05
  7. Chris Walla, Kanta's Theme, 19:03
  8. Lady Antebellum, Love Don't Live Here, 25:46
  9. American Scarecrows, All She Can Say, 29:36
  10. The Chalets, Checkout, 33:19
  11. Marshall Crenshaw, Like A Vague Memory, 36:00
  12. Zutty Singleton's Creoles, Oh, Didn't He Ramble, 40:08
  13. Staple Singers, I'll Take You There, 42:58
  14. Fugazi, Burning [live], 46:16
  15. Me And My Machines, Rock On, 49:14
  16. Chill Rob G., Court In Session, 53:16
  17. St. George's Canzona, Anon: A La Fontenella, 54:32
  18. The 5 Royales, Please, Please, Please, 57:36
60:04



Monday, June 20, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0668

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Kelly Clarkson, Never Again (Dave Aude Club Mix), 0:00
  2. Elena Denisova, Zygmunt Strzep, Rheinberger: 6 Pieces For Violin & Organ, Op.150 - 4. Pastorale, 6:48
  3. Bo Diddley, Sixteen Tons, 11:12
  4. Zwilich/Cory, Designs, 13:42
  5. For All the Girls, Erica, 25:07
  6. Makaya McCraven, Joshua Abrams, Justefan & Marquis Hill, Time Travel, 28:02
  7. Merle Haggard And The Strangers, Moanin' the Blues, 32:20
  8. Josephine Nendick, Barry McDaniel, Louis Devos, Pierre Boulez / BBC Chorus & Symphony Orchestra, Boulez: Le Soleil Des Eaux - Complainte Du Lézard Amoureux, 34:27
  9. Little Richard, Good Golly Miss Molly, 38:17
  10. Harry James, When We're Alone, 40:28
  11. J. MARTINS, COOL TEMPER, 43:06
  12. Original Broadway Cast Of 'Passion', Soldiers' Gossip (#2), 47:36
  13. John Williams, Indy Follows the Ark, 48:22
  14. Low Roar, I'll Keep Coming, 50:02
  15. Davitt Moroney, Byrd: The Third French Coranto, BK 21c, 55:54
  16. Maynard Ferguson & His Orchestra, Maria, 56:53
59:55


Saturday, June 18, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0667

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Black Box Recorder, Brutality, 0:00
  2. Andy Iona and his Islanders, Minnehaha, 2:19
  3. Robert Wyatt, Sea Song, 5:22
  4. Endellion Quartet, Beethoven: String Quintet in E flat major Op.4 : III Minuet & Trio, 11:53
  5. Glenda Collins, Something I've Got To Tell You, 17:39
  6. Frontierer, Cascading Dialects, 20:20
  7. Grosses Symphonieorchster, Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen - Siegfried: Viel Wanderer weiß du mir, 24:45
  8. Thomas Anderson, Arguing with the Dead, 28:49
  9. Mary McCaslin, Oh Death, 33:54
  10. Phil Keaggy, Symphonic Dance, 37:14
  11. Tony Alvon & The Belairs, Sexy Coffee Pot, 43:00
  12. Shlomo Mintz, Gil Shaham, Etc.; Zubin Mehta: Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, Vivaldi: Concerto In B Minor For 4 Violins & Cello, Op. 3/10, RV 580, "L’Estro Armonico #10" - 2. Largo, 45:30
  13. Ikue Mori, Donkey Diversion / Gull / Moon Desert, 48:33
59:47



DJ Clankface Cloudcast 666

Uneasy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. King Heavy, La Gargola, 0:00
  2. ReVamp, Precibus, 6:10
  3. Beartooth, Beaten in Lips, 10:35
  4. Unsun, Home, 14:08
  5. Marilyn Manson, The Beautiful People, 18:34
  6. Metalocalypse: Dethklok, Awaken, 22:17
  7. Coffins, The Vacant Pale Vessel, 25:54
  8. The Teeth, Son of the Bronx, 32:18
  9. Wrnlrd, Death Drive, 35:02
  10. Darkthrone, Inn I de Dype Skogens Fabn, 40:30
  11. Coal Chamber, Oddity, 45:55
  12. Black Sabbath, N.I.B., 49:15
  13. Plastique, Find Out (Sigh), 55:21
  14. The Vanisher, Reaction (Joey Sturgis Mix), 58:45
  15. Ozzy Osbourne & Tommy Iommi With Wu-Tang Clan, For Heaven's Sake 2000, 62:30
  16. Elysium, Inspired Hatred, 67:25
  17. Necronomicon, The Time Is Now, 73:20
76:33



Friday, June 17, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0665

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. James Brandon Lewis, Foreword, 0:00
  2. Miles Davis, The Theme, 0:29
  3. Tommy Steele, Rebel Rock, 1:04
  4. Sunnyland Slim, Johnson Machine Gun, 3:08
  5. Barney Kessel, North Of The Border, 6:00
  6. Bob Marley & The Wailers, Stop That Train, 8:46
  7. Fletcher Henderson, My Gal Sal, 12:49
  8. Boo Breeding, Country Woman, 16:19
  9. Monica Groop, Jorma Silvasti, Sinfonia Lahti Chamber Ensemble and Osmo Vänskä, Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde (Chamber Version): III. Von der Jugend, 18:44
  10. Ian Axel, Leave Me Alone!, 21:49
  11. Leona Lewis, You Don't Care, 25:36
  12. Freddy Kempf, Beethoven: Sonata No. 8 in C Minor for Piano, Op. 13, "Pathétique": I. Grave - Allegro di molto e con brio, 29:40
  13. The White Stripes, Ashtray Heart, 40:56
  14. Echoes Of Nature, Morning Songbirds - Pre-Dawn, 43:29
60:04



XGAU FRIDAY 089

Randomized selections metely arranged from a very incomplete (yet pretty large) playlist of Robert Christgau’s Honorable-Mention mentions and Choice-Cut choices and from reviews mostly of albums receiving less than an A-Minus (A-grade albums being best heard whole), as well as other singling out, Dean's List singles, or even faint praise from other pieces or places, especially Additional Consumer News.

[artist links to Xgau/song links to album] 
SF Seals, Ipecac, 24:07
59:26



Thursday, June 16, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0664

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Patti Page, You Too Can Be A Dreamer, 0:00
  2. Al Di Meola, If We Meet Again, Part One, 2:46
  3. Pase Rock, Get Money Kids (Nacho Lovers Walk Remix), 4:16
  4. Sergei Rachmaninov, Liszt: Hungarian Rhapsody #2 In C Sharp Minor, S 244/2, 10:12
  5. Shakey Graves, Willow Garden, 20:41
  6. James Newton Howard, The Christening, 23:49
  7. Kaiser Chiefs, Remember You're A Girl, 29:20
  8. Alfred Brendel, Haydn: Piano Sonata In D, H 16/51 - 2. Finale (Presto), 31:58
  9. Roy Eldridge, Warmin' Up, 34:05
  10. Ian Anderson, The Jasmine Corridor, 37:21
  11. Eddie ”Lockjaw” Davis/Johnny Griffin, Light And Lovely, 41:14
  12. Josh Nelson, Dirigibles, 53:14
60:01



Wednesday, June 15, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0663

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Shoes, Hopin' She's The One, 0:00
  2. Duke Ellington, Warm Valley, 2:29
  3. Jerry Butler, I'm A-Telling You, 5:45
  4. Pierre Boulez: New Philharmonia Orchestra, Debussy: Printemps - 2. Modéré, 8:07
  5. Gregory Isaacs, Oh What A Feeling, 14:23
  6. Clams Casino, Human [instrumental], 18:08
  7. Matt Nathanson, Earthquake Weather, 21:34
  8. Stefan Johannes Bleicher, Liszt: Missa Pro Organo: Sanctus, 25:45
  9. Marilyn Horne, Mahler: Lob Des Hohen Verstands, 27:58
  10. John Oliver Chorale, Orchestra, Ives: The Celestial Country, cantata for 2 soloists, 2 vocal quartets, chorus, winds, strings & organ, S. 143 (K. 5A1) - No. 5, Double Quartet, 30:39
  11. Jonny Fritz, Ain't it Your Birthday, 34:07
  12. Illinois Jacquet, Goofin' Off, 37:20
  13. Falling In Reverse, Raised By Wolves, 39:48
  14. I Solisti di Zagreb, Boccherini: String Quartet, Op 13, No. 5: i. Minuet, 43:13
  15. Pixies, Oh My Golly!, 47:10
  16. Emma Kirkby, David Thomas, Etc.; Andrew Parrott: Taverner Choir & Players, Purcell: Dido & Aeneas, Z 626 - Act 2/Sc. 1 (The Cave), 48:57
  17. Mensenkinderen, Kinderen We Drinken Op Het Vaderland, 56:34
59:53



Tuesday, June 14, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0662

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Petula Clark, What Would I Be, 0:00
  2. Josh White, Black Man, 2:43
  3. Gregory Isaacs, I Will Cool You, 5:48
  4. Charles Lloyd, Green Chimneys, 8:46
  5. Gridlock, Breath Control [Explicit], 14:37
  6. Fugazi, Interlude 1, 17:14
  7. The Coasters, Crocodile (take 1), 18:06
  8. Tom Waits; Michael Riesman: Studio Orchestra, Bryars: Jesus' Blood Never Failed Me Yet - Tramp & Tom Waits With Full Orchestra, 20:16
  9. The Platters, Only You, 39:54
  10. Rainbow Arabia, Mechanical, 42:34
  11. Wilhelm Furtwängler, Wagner: Die in linder Lüfte wehn: Das Rheingold. Dritte Szene, 46:47
  12. The Wild Tchoupitoulas, Indian Red, 49:47
  13. Compay Segundo, La Pluma, 57:09
59:56



Monday, June 13, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0661

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Petula Clark, Downtown, 0:00
  2. Crack, Don't Just Sit There, 3:05
  3. Etta James, I Want To Ta-Ta You, Baby, 7:10
  4. John Goldsby, Blue Dahlia, 13:06
  5. Sir Douglas Quintet, Westside Blues Again, 18:55
  6. FIDLAR, Max Can't Surf, 25:13
  7. Human Switchboard, Hittin On You, 27:39
  8. J. Cole, Sideline Story, 31:24
  9. Paul Tortelier; Yan Pascal Tortelier: Northern Sinfonia, Tchaikovsky: Variations On A Rococo Theme, Op. 33 - Var. #2, 35:22
  10. Bill Haley & His Comets, Tonight's the Night, 36:37
  11. Margarete Babinski, Rachmaninov: Variations On A Theme By Corelli Op. 42 A, 38:54
  12. Blue October, The Flight (Lincoln To Minneapolis), 39:45
  13. George Szell: Cleveland Orchestra, Bartók: Concerto For Orchestra, Sz.116 - I. Introduzione. Andante, Non Troppo, 46:30
  14. Nona Hendryx, Strange Fruit, 55:24
59:11



Sunday, June 12, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0660

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Philharmonia Orchestra, Pjotr Iljitsj Tsjaikovski (1840-1893): Prologue Pas De Six Introduction, 0:00
  2. Lady Gaga, Boys Boys Boys, 0:42
  3. Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers, Love Is A Clown, 4:04
  4. Mario Ancillotti, Giovanni Battista Martin: Flute Concerto in G Major - Vivace, 6:58
  5. Company of Thieves, Death of Communication, 12:28
  6. Arthur  Rubinstein (1887-1982), Franck: Prélude, Choral Et Fugue - Choral, 16:02
  7. Demented, Back To The Bed, 22:19
  8. Blades, Some People Smile, 23:38
  9. Ensemble Musique Nouvelles, David Shea: Chamber Symphony #2 I First Movement, 26:22
  10. Della Reese, I Never Knew, 32:32
  11. Baden Powell, Luz negra, 35:39
  12. LMFAO, Sexy and I Know It, 38:14
  13. Samson François, Chopin: Mazurka #31 In A Flat, Op. 50/2, CT 81, 41:32
  14. John Mellencamp, Rumbleseat, 43:48
  15. Romica Puceanu feat. The Gore Brothers, Adu calu' sa ma duc, 46:47
  16. Sade, Babyfather, 51:07
  17. William Wright & John Reiman, Wassail Song, 55:47
59:21



Saturday, June 11, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0659

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Interzone, Liebeslied, 0:00
  2. Eva Knardahl, Grieg: Sonata in E Minor for Piano, Op. 7: III. Alla menuetto ma poco più lento, 4:06
  3. Madonna, Dear Jessie, 7:21
  4. The Mills Brothers, Sweet Sue, Just You, 11:43
  5. Bob Dylan, Sweetheart Like You, 14:37
  6. Rudolf Kempe: Staatskapelle Dresden, Strauss (R): Tanzsuite Nach Couperin - 3. Carillon, 19:13
  7. Oneohtrix Point Never, Boring Angel, 22:41
  8. Samson François, Chopin: Prelude #16 In B Flat Minor, Op. 28/16, 26:57
  9. The Andrews Sisters, Ferryboat Serenade, 28:00
  10. Plácido Domingo, Verdi: "Annina, donde vieni?" - "Oh mio rimorso!", 31:05
  11. Rufus Wainwright, Movies Of Myself, 33:24
  12. Paul Korzan, Boat Ride to the Jungle, 37:55
  13. Elvis Costello & The Attractions, Crawling To The USA, 41:00
  14. Rameau Trio, Telemann: Trio Sonata in C minor, TWV 42:c6: V. Gigue, 43:55
  15. Cat Power, 3, 6, 9, 45:29
  16. Isaac Jaffe, House Of Smoke, 49:30
  17. George Jones, Stranger In The House (With Elvis Costello), 54:58
  18. Zoltan Kocsis, Bartók: Mikrokosmos, Book 3, SZ 107 - 69. Study In Chords, 58:37
59:36



Friday, June 10, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0658

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. The Kinks, Interview, 0:00
  2. The Fun Boy Three, The Lunatics (Have Taken Over The Asylum), 0:10
  3. Orquesta Sonora Curro, Patuleco, 3:25
  4. Blind Willie McTell, Amazing Grace, 6:13
  5. Ingrid Michaelson, Do It Now, 7:31
  6. Sid King & The Five Strings, Sag, Drag And Fall, 10:48
  7. Mt. St. Helens Vietnam Band, Leaving Trails, 13:10
  8. Lee Konitz, Subconscious Lee, 16:46
  9. Alexi Murdoch, Some Day Soon, 19:35
  10. Henry Gray & Cousin Joe, Blueberry Hill, 24:03
  11. Dad Blackard's Moonshiners, Suzanna Gal, 26:14
  12. Lale Anderson, Sing, Nightingale Sing, 29:25
  13. Maria Vildner  – Harp, Johannes Brahms: Waltz in a flat, 32:28
  14. The Falcons, Darling, 34:21
  15. DJ Mustard, Low Low, 36:55
  16. Leopold Stokowski, Bach: Cantata No. 147: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring, 39:31
  17. Preservation Hall Jazz Band, One More 'Fore I Die, 43:18
  18. Alison Krauss & Union Station, There Is A Reason, 48:17
  19. Tafelmusik, Bach: Suite No. 1 In C, BWV 1066: Gavotte I & II, 53:51
  20. Elvis Presley, Love Me Tender, 57:17
60:06



XGAU FRIDAY 088


Randomized selections metely arranged from a very incomplete (yet pretty large) playlist of Robert Christgau’s Honorable-Mention mentions and Choice-Cut choices and from reviews mostly of albums receiving less than an A-Minus (A-grade albums being best heard whole), as well as other singling out, Dean's List singles, or even faint praise from other pieces or places, especially Additional Consumer News.

[artist links to Xgau/song links to album]
  1. Offwhyte, Reallocated Resources, 0:00
  2. P-Funk All Stars, Hydraulic Pump (Parts 1 & II) [12" Mix], 5:06
  3. Zap Mama, Mr. Brown, 16:57
  4. The Staple Singers, Heavy Makes You Happy (Sha-Na-Boom Boom), 20:55
  5. Everclear, The Good Witch Of The North, 24:03
  6. Lene Lovich, Say When, 26:43
  7. Half Japanese, Magic Kingdom, 29:32
  8. On Ka'a Davis with Famous Original Djuke Music Players, I Ain't Scared, 32:00
  9. Beyoncé, Yes, 40:46
  10. Mother Earth, Temptation Took Control Of Me And I Fell, 45:05
  11. Otis Taylor, Ten Million Slaves, 48:30
  12. PJ Harvey, Ballad of the Soldier's Wife, 51:48
  13. Clipse Feat. Nicole Hurst & Pharrell, Counseling, 56:14
59:32







Thursday, June 09, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0657

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Zach Heckendorf, All The Right Places, 0:00
  2. Dorothy Love Coates, Lord Tell Me When, 3:23
  3. Jean-Efflam Bavouzet, Haydn: Keyboard Sonata No. 29 In E Flat Major, Hob.XVI:45 - III. Finale: Allegro Di Molto, 6:52
  4. Lady Gaga, Heavy Metal Lover, 12:36
  5. The Bizarros, Nova, 16:49
  6. Bob Dylan, Minstrel Boy, 20:09
  7. Lion Youth, Love comes and goes, 23:44
  8. Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Choir Of Winchester Cathedral, Walton: Belshazzar's Feast. 8. Then Sing Aloud To God Our Strength, 28:02
  9. Boom Forest, Wooden Heart, 32:08
  10. Monkey Safari, Cranes (Kölsch Remix), 35:36
  11. Lonnie Johnson, I'm So Tired Of Living All Alone, 46:16
  12. Aram Khachaturian: London Symphony Orchestra, Khachaturian: Spartacus Suite #2 - Adagio Of Spartacus & Phrygia, 49:24
  13. People Under The Stairs, Jim Sr., 59:13
59:57



Wednesday, June 08, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0656

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Joey Dee & The Starlighters, Peppermint Twist, 0:00
  2. Vitamin String Quartet, Excitable Boy, 2:05
  3. Celestino Santisteban Damián, Mórrope district, Call To Clear The Waterways [Peru], 4:38
  4. Anthony Rolfe Johnson, Nancy Argenta, Etc.; John Eliot Gardiner: English Baroque Soloists, Monteverdi Choir, Bach: St. John Passion, BWV 245 - Die Kriegsknechte Aber, Lasset Uns Den Nicht Zerteilen, 5:24
  5. String Cheese Incident, Wake Up, 8:46
  6. Marcelle Meyer, Bach: Inventions À Deux Voix BWV 772-786 - No1 En Ut Majeur, 15:52
  7. 2Pac Feat. Nate Dogg, How Long Will They Mourn Me?, 16:54
  8. Kurt Equiluz, Robert Holl, Etc.; Nikolaus Harnoncourt: Concentus Musicus Wien, Tolz Boys Choir, Bach: Cantata #167, BWV 167, "Ihr Menschen, Rühmet Gottes Liebe" - Gelobet Sei Der Herr Gott Israel, 20:46
  9. Alfred Deller & Desmond duPre, The Wraggle Taggle Gypsies, 22:35
  10. Hi-Q, Lose You, 25:51
  11. Lucerne String Quartet, Borodin: String Quartet No. 2 in D Major: IV. Finale: Andante - Vivace, 29:30
  12. Freddie Hubbard, Marie Antoinette, 36:44
  13. The Slits, A Boring Life, 43:23
  14. Mstislav Rostropovich, Alexey Zybtsev, Prokofiev: Cinderella - Waltz, Coda, 46:11
  15. Wilfrido Vargas, Tu Eres Un Veneno, 48:54
  16. Rex Allen, Pedro Gonzales Tennessee Lopez, 53:57
  17. The BBC National Orchestra Of Wales, Anne Queffélec - Piano, Frank Braley - Piano, Honegger: Hommage Á Ravel, 56:30
59:24

Three Bachs! A passion, an invention, and a cantata!


Tuesday, June 07, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0655

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Wavves, Sun Opens My Eyes, 0:00
  2. A Winged Victory For The Sullen, Atomos VII (Excerpt), 3:22
  3. Tammy Wynette, Bedtime Story, 7:23
  4. Funkadelic, I Mo B Yodog Fo Eva, 11:40
  5. X-Teens, All Day Long, 16:54
  6. Ilya Rashkovsky, Tchaikovsky: Les Saisons (The Seasons), Op. 37b: IV. April: Snowdrop, 20:38
  7. The Persuaders, Thin Line Between Love And Hate, 23:09
  8. Mary J. Blige, Destiny, 26:33
  9. James Levine: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Mozart: Symphony No 13 (KV 112) In F Major Andante, 30:47
  10. Alberta Hunter, My Handy Man Ain't Handy No More, 36:24
  11. The Clash, Police And Thieves, 40:13
  12. Ernesto Martinez, Estudios Micro Ritmicos A 4 Partes Ii No. 2 Fase 1 2/3 (1 2/3 Phase), 46:23
  13. Erykah Badu, Drama, 48:01
  14. Andre Previn & Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra, Janáček: Sinfonietta - 1. Allegretto, 54:04
  15. The Bowerbirds, Beneath Your Tree, 56:29
60:28



Monday, June 06, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0654

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. The Doors, People Are Strange, 0:00
  2. Ciara Feat. Nicki Minaj, Livin' It Up, 2:13
  3. Vince Gill, Bread And Water, 5:59
  4. Cab Calloway & His Orchestra, Minnie The Moocher's Wedding Day, 10:43
  5. rayLand Baxter, Mr. Rodriguez, 13:50
  6. Anael & Bradfield, Vajrayogini, 17:33
  7. Lars Ulrik Mortensen: Concerto Copenhagen, Christoph Friedrich Weyse: Sinfonie No. 1 E-Dur - IV. Finale: Allegro, 23:24
  8. Tracy Lawrence, Better Man, Better Off, 30:13
  9. Henry Cow, Linguaphonie, 33:49
  10. Jean-Pierre Armengaud, Debussy: Images #1, L 110 - Hommage À Rameau, 39:20
  11. Paul McCartney, Looking At Her, 45:53
  12. La 33, La Fea, 48:58
  13. Tinariwen, Tamiditin Tan Ufrawan, 52:54
  14. Ben Sollee & Daniel Martin Moore, Jubilee, 57:54
59:51



Sunday, June 05, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0653

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Hank Ballard & The Midnighters, The Twist, 0:00
  2. Marcelle Meyer, Scarlatti: Sonate en mi bémol majeur, Kk.474, 2:38
  3. Billy Ward & The Dominoes, Harbor Lights, 6:18
  4. Rufo Garrido Y Su Banda, Viejos Tiempos, 9:44
  5. The Dodos, Jodi, 12:27
  6. Young Coyotes, Buried, 18:43
  7. Longwave, Day Sleeper, 23:42
  8. Lärm, Pigeon, 26:52
  9. Michael Schneider / La Stagione Orchestra, Telemann: SchwanenSang Aria, 27:37
  10. Johnny Mathis, A Certain Smile, 30:53
  11. James Horner, Southampton, 33:41
  12. Torleif Thedéen and Roland Pöntinen, Chopin: Sonata in G Minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 65: I. Allegro moderato, 37:43
  13. Bee Control, Give Up Your Hold, 53:36
  14. Marc-André Hamelin, Godowsky: Studies on Chopin's Études - No 18: F minor. 2nd version from Étude in F minor, Op 10 No 9, 55:12
  15. Carl Perkins, Matchbox, 57:54
60:03



Saturday, June 04, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0652

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Rush, La Villa Strangiato, 0:00
  2. Chris Ardoin & Double Clutchin', Stay In Or Stay Out - Pass The Dutchie, 9:37
  3. Marc Cohn, Lullaby For You, 13:28
  4. Leonhardt / Leonhardt-Consort, Knabenchor Hannover, Collegium Vocale, Bach: Cantata 187 "They all are Waiting on Thee" - 2/6. Halt' ich nur fest an ihm mit kindlichem Vertrauen, 17:33
  5. Lissie, Wedding Bells, 18:51
  6. Leonard Bernstein: New York Philharmonic Orchestra, Ives: Symphony #2 - 2. Allegro, 22:05
  7. Jazmine Sullivan, Fear, 32:27
  8. Thelonious Monk, Let's Cool One, 36:21
  9. Silver Convention, Get It Up, 41:18
  10. Sonny Stitt, Don't Take Your Love From Me, 46:25
  11. J. Cole, Work Out, 49:23
  12. Maciej Grzywacz, Yasushi Nakamura, Clarence Penn, Black Wine, 53:16
60:08



Friday, June 03, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0651

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. Joe Ely, Circumstance, 0:00
  2. Rafael Kubelik: Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Mussorgsky: Pictures At An Exhibition 7. Bydlo, 4:56
  3. Amakye Dede, Kose Kose, 7:27
  4. Alison Krauss & Union Station, Happiness, 15:19
  5. Charlie Christian, Stardust, 19:14
  6. Shaprece, Molting, 22:30
  7. Sasha Matson, The Fifth Lake Mvt. IV - Running Through Skree, 25:08
  8. Dexter Gordon, Lady Iris B, 28:04
  9. Betty Wright, Value Your Love, 33:41
  10. Yo-Yo Ma, Mark O'Connor, Edgar Meyer, Appalachia Waltz, 36:37
  11. Lloyd Price, Carry Me Home, 42:24
  12. Shella Armstrong (S), Robert Tear (T), Peter Glossop (B), Brian Rayner Cook (Bs-B), Malcom King (Bs), Richard Suart (Bs): Charles Groves: Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra & Choir, Elgar: Caractacus, Op. 35 - Scene III: Chorus and duet: Come! beneath our woodland bow'rs (Youths, Maidens, Orbin, Eigen), 44:54
  13. The Fabulous Counts, Dirty Red, 51:08
  14. Makaya McCraven, Matt Ulery, Marquis Hill & Tony Barba, Requests, 53:28
  15. Cakes Da Killa, Paid & Published ft Terry Lovette [prod. Wildkatz], 56:21
59:51



XGAU FRIDAY 087


Randomized selections metely arranged from a very incomplete (yet pretty large) playlist of Robert Christgau’s Honorable-Mention mentions and Choice-Cut choices and from reviews mostly of albums receiving less than an A-Minus (A-grade albums being best heard whole), as well as other singling out, Dean's List singles, or even faint praise from other pieces or places, especially Additional Consumer News.

[artist links to Xgau/song links to album] 
59:35





Thursday, June 02, 2016

DJ Clankface Cloudcast 0650

{un}Easy Listening: 
an autonomically-generated
daily hourlong assortment

[songs link to album/web source]
  1. English Chamber Orchestra, Handel: Water Music Suite: vi. Bourree, 0:00
  2. Catfish Haven, Set In Stone, 1:11
  3. Ray Charles, Lonely Avenue, 4:58
  4. Romica Puceanu, Intreaba lumea de tine, 7:37
  5. The Tahitian Choir, Te Vahine Ororagni, 14:31
  6. Dierks Bentley, Fiddlin' Around, 18:10
  7. Finghin Collins, Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 27:2, "Moonlight Sonata": Adagio sostenuto, 21:18
  8. Ma Rainey, Night Time Blues, 26:55
  9. Jelly Roll Morton, Real Tough Boys, 29:55
  10. Maurizio Pollini, Chopin: Polonaise No.6 in A flat, Op.53 -"Heroic", 34:27
  11. Blondie, In The Sun [live], 41:35
  12. Grateful Dead, They Love Each Other [live], 45:33
  13. Baby Dodds (King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band), Canal Street Blues, 51:19
  14. Orchestra Baobab, Nijaay, 53:47
  15. Karen Dalton, Little Bit Of Rain, 57:26
60:00



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