critical listening 202406

albums/LPs listened to from start-to-finish critically and preferably w/zero distractions.

20240617 Bolt Thrower The IVth Crusade, Earache MOSH-70 ~ 44.1kHz/16bit ALAC: bolt-thrower.bandcamp.com [1992]
20240617 Gatecreeper Deserted, CD: Relapse RR7435 [2019]
20240616 Seal Seal [II], 2CD: Warner / Sire / Rhino R2-726219, 603497826377 DE [2024]
20240615 John Zorn New Masada Quartet, Vol. 1, LP: Tzadik TZ-6013 [2024]
20240615 Sean Ono Lennon Asterisms, LP: Tzadik TZ-6012 [2024]
20240614 Helen Merrill Great Women of Song: Helen Merrill, CD: Verve / UMe 602465237672 [2024]
20240613 Masada Sanhedrin: Unreleased Studio Recordings 1994—1997, 2CD: Tzadik TZ-7346-2 [2005]
20240611 Taylor Eigsti Plot Armor, GroundUP GUM0324TECD ~ 44.1kHz/16bit ALAC: qobuz.com [2024]
20240611 Metropole Orkest Perfect Vision: The Esquivel Sound, Basta 3093222 ~ 44.1kHz/16bit ALAC: qobuz.com [2013]
20240611 Shellac To All Trains, CD: Touch and Go TG-444-CD [2024]
20240610 Black Sabbath Forbidden, CD: BMG R2-712560, 603497834525, BMGCAT823QCD, 4050538972467 DE [2024]
20240610 Bolt Thrower Realm of Chaos, Earache MOSH-13 ~ 44.1kHz/16bit ALAC: bolt-thrower.bandcamp.com [1989]
20240609 The Ken Woodman Sound Town Talk!, CD: RPM RPM-230 UK [2002]
20240608 Bolt Thrower War Master, Earache MOSH-29 ~ 44.1kHz/16bit ALAC: bolt-thrower.bandcamp.com [1991]
20240607 Bolt Thrower Cenotaph, Earache MOSH-33 ~ 44.1kHz/16bit ALAC: bolt-thrower.bandcamp.com [1991]
20240607 Beth Gibbons Lives Outgrown, CD: Domino WIGCD287X, 887828028702 EU [2024]
20240606 Arooj Aftab Night Reign, CD: Verve 602458980288 [2024]
20240606 Deodato The Bosse Nova Sessions, Vol. 1, CD: IRMA IRMA-508350-2 IT [2002]
20240605 Miles Davis E.S.P., CD: Columbia / Legacy 88697524922-24 EU [2009]
20240604 Herbie Nichols The Complete Blue Note Recordings of Herbie Nichols, Blue Note ~ 44.1kHz/16bit ALAC tidal.com [1997]
20240604 Gentle Giant Three Friends, CD: BGO BGOCD1090 UK [2013]
20240602 Deodato First Cuckoo, MCA MCA-491 ~ 44.1kHz/16bit FLAC: us.7digital.com [2021]
20240602 John Zorn & Jesse Harris Love Songs Live, CD: Tzadik TZ-9308 [2024]
20240601 Mortal Wound The Anus of the World, Dark Descent ~ 48.0kHz/24bit ALAC: darkdescentrecords.bandcamp.com [2024]

2024-06-17 critical listening

uncritical listening 202406

singles, albums, playlists, and podcasts listened to throughout the day; typically while exercising (e.g., outdoor walking, gym) or infrequently while doing/otherwise at work. shout out to SomaFM; i listen to their various stations (all-time favorite: Illinois Street Lounge) on a daily basis far too often to annotate herein.

20240617 Podcast: The Vinyl Guide - Artist Interviews for Record Collectors and Music Nerds: Ep452: Managing the Miles Davis Legacy with Vince Wilburn Jr
20240616 Podcast: NBC Meet the Press: June 16 — Reps. Byron Donalds and Ro Khanna, plus actor Michael Imperioli
20240616 JASTA …And Jasta for All, Perseverance, 2024
20240613 Podcast: The Vinyl Guide - Artist Interviews for Record Collectors and Music Nerds: Ep451: Data, Trends & the Future of Discogs
20240613 Podcast: The Reason Roundtable: Partisan Border Wars
20240607 Apocalyptica Plays Metallica, Vol. 2, Throwdown / BMG, 2024
20240606 Bolt Thrower Those Once Loyal, Metal Blade, 2005
20240605 Podcast: The Reason Roundtable: Should Donald Trump Have Been Convicted?
20240604 Astrud Gilberto Now, Perception, 1972
20240604 Podcast: The Vinyl Guide - Artist Interviews for Record Collectors and Music Nerds: Michael Cuscuna (1948-2024) - The Vinyl Guide Interview
20240602 Meshuggah Contradictions Collapse, Atomic Fire, 2008
20240602 Podcast: The Rockman Power Hour: Episode #102: Buzz Osborne (Melvins) interview + BONUS GUEST!
20240601 Eumir Deodato Inútil Paisagem: As Maiores Composições de Antonio Carlos Jobim, Universal, 1964

2024-06-16 uncritical listening