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[Archive 4.13.16]

The Upstate Soundscape 4.13.16


1) Tony Conrad with Faust “This Side of the Machine” Outside the Dream Syndicate (Superior Viaduct)
2) Hanged Up & Tony Conrad “Principles” Transit of Venus (Constellation)
3) Tony Conrad, C. Spencer Yeh, and Micheal F. Duchs “(excerpt)” Musculus Trapezius (Pica Disk)
4) John Cale and Tony Cornad “Dream Interpretation (excerpt)” John Cale: New York in the 1960s (Table of the Elements)
5) Pelt with Tony Conrad “Live at ISSUE Project Room 2.14.10 (excerpt)”
6) Tony Conrad “The Heterophony of the Avenging Democrats . . . (excerpt)” Slapping Pythagoras (Table of the Elements)
7) Tony Conrad & The Open String Ensemble “October (excerpt)” Live at Hallwalls, 10.25.06


[Archive 9.25.13]

The Upstate Soundscape, 09.25.13

1) Tony Conrad, “Live at ISSUE 7/13”
2) Polmo Polpo, “Sky Historie (Live at Art System, Toronto 2001)”.
3) VWLS, “Live at Fluid Dynamics, 8/10/13”
4) Cages, “Devil’s Gun (Live)” Complaints and Riots We Should Leave to Cats
5) Villages, “Live at Hopscotch Music Festival, 9/6/13”
6) Buffalo Improvisers Orchestra, “Live at Buffalo River Fest Park, 9.12.13”

[Archive: 12.26.12 ft. Guest Host Adam Richards]

The Upstate Soundsape, 12.26.12

 

1) Gamelon Son of Lion, “DNA” The Complete Gamelon in the New World (Locust)
2) Pengo, “Trans-Love Abattoir,” A Nervious Splendor (Haoma Recordings)
(*First two tracks failed to record. Set starts in middle of track 3)
3) Art Fleury, “Uno Spettro Si Aggriaq Per,” I Luoghi Del Potere (Die Schachtel)
4) Gastric Female Reflex, “C’mon Sarah….” (Bennifer Editions/Gold Soundz) 
5) Tony Conrad, “May” Tony Conrad/Gastr Del Sol 7″ Split (Table of the Elements) 
6) Graham Lambkin, “Glinkamix,” Salmon Run (Kye)
7) Ira Cohen, “Live at the Knitting Factory,” 1/23/91
8) “The Hee-ahh” Eavesdrop: A Wealth of Found Sound 
9) Rambutan, “Ordinary Vertigo,” Erasing the Past (Tape Drift)
10) Kyle Bobby Dunn, “New Pures,” Ways of Meaning (Desire Path Recordings)
11) Jefre Cantu-Ledesma, “Faceless Kiss” Alone Together # 6 (Emerald Cacoon)
12) Big Blood, “Curtain Call,” Dead Songs (Time Lag)
13) Steve Bazckowski, Chris Corsano, Paul Flaherty, “Return to the Pasture of Ants and Sweet Rapture,” The Dim Bulb (Wet Paint)
14) Cruudueces, “Side B,” Human Error (Ghetto Naturalist Series)
15) MEV, “Track 4,” Rome Cansrt 
16) Lee Rockey, “Track 2,” Music (De Stijl)
17) “Beta Video” Eavesdrop: A Wealth of Found Sound 
18) Arto Lindsey, “Alisa,” Better a Old Demon than a New God (DIal-a-Poem Poets)
19) Gruppo Di Improvisazione Nuova Consonanza, “A5-4 (prove concerto ’67),” Aziono 
 20) Rust Worship, “Side B,” Your Dross, My Sustenance (Plant Migration)
21) Chapels, “Teeth,” The Upstate Soundscape: Vol 1
22) Tor Lundvall, “Blue Rain Ships,” The Shipyard (Dais)

[Archive: 10.10.12]


1) God Speed You Black Emperor, “Mladic,” Allelujah! Don’t Bend! Ascend! (Constellation)
2) Hangedup & Tony Conrad, “Gentil The Unlucky Astronomer,” Transit of Venus (Constellation)
3) M. Nageswara, “Telisi Rama Chintanato” The Ten Graces PLayed on The Vina (Nonsuch)
4) Bul-Bul Tarang Gang, “Cassette A (excerpt)” Kali (Sloowtapes)
5) Sun Araw, “Leaves Like These” (Not Not Fun)
6) Dirty Beaches, “Paris” Night City (Night People)
7) US Girls, “Mah Marie,” Dirty Beaches/U.S. Girls Split 7″ (Sibling Sex)
8) Sculpture, “Side A,” Slime Code (Digitalis Recordings)
9) SlowPitch, “As it Happens”
10) Bloody Noes, “Eat Her Up,” CR-200 (Carbon Records)
11) John Cage, Europera 5 excerpt
12) Thoughts on Air, “Carmine Springs” Thoughts on Air/Trailing Split Cassette (Fadeaway Tapes)
13) Pholde, “That Which Tends to Dissuade,” That Which Tends to Dissuade (Gears of Sand)

[Preview 10.10.12: Godspeed, Cage, Dirty Beaches Shows.]

God Speed You! Black Emperor

A really great week of shows is about to start in the Upstate region and we will try to preview as many of them as possible on tonight’s show. Here is a list of shows we can hopefully cover:

Thurs., 11/11: Torus and DJ Undersound at the Vault (Buffalo)

Fri., 10/12: John Cage’s Europera 5 at Burchfield Penny Art Center (Buffalo)

Fri., 10/12: Gnurl and SlowPitch at New Harbours Music Series (Hamilton)

Mon., 10/15:  Godspeed You Black Emporor w/ Tony Conrad at Town Ballroom (Buffalo)

Mon., 10/15: Vinyl Mondays at Essex St. Pub (Buffalo)

Wed., 10/17: Dirty Beaches, Hobo Cubes, and Thoughts on Air at New Harbours Music Series (Hamilton)

Wed., 10/17: The Moon and Bazckowski/Bacon Duo at the Vault (Buffalo)

Also going to try and get to some new new stuff from Carbon Records, Pam Swarts, and Tony Conrad.

Show starts at 8pm on 91.3 FM WBNY. Stream at WBNY.org.


[Preview 07.18.12: World Listening Day Special]

In honor of World Listening Day, tonight’s show will be dedicated to phonography, field recording, and the music that makes use of pre-recorded sounds of the environment.

We’ll hear recordings from some of the greats including Christopher DeLauranti, Lawrence English, Francisco Lopez, Solo Andata, along with artists with local connections (and equally as great) including Tony Conrad, Michael Pisaro, Claymation, Bob Ohrum, SIGHUP, and Tired Wires.

Show starts at 9pm on 91.3FM WBNY. Stream at WBNY.org

Also, make sure to check out post from the previous two days to get caught up on World Listening Day and our new [Soundmarks] series.


[Archive 02.15.12.]

1) Our Brother the Native, “Falconiformes,” Earth and Claw (Fat Cat)
2) Mercury Rev, “Meth of a Rockett’s Kick,” Boces (Beggar’s Banquet)
3) Thee Silver Mt. Zion, “13 Blues for Thirteen Moons,” 13 Blues for Thirteen Moons (Constellation)
4) Bear Flames, “Social Security #,” EP1, EP2, Old Rehearsals
5) Lucky Dragons, “Mercy,” Dark Falcon (555 Recordings)
6) Dustin Wong, “Space Tunnel Graffiti,” Dreams Say, View, Create, Shadow Leads (Thrill Jockey)
7) Martin Freeman, “Beastin,” Beastin
8) Tony Conrad with Faust, “The Death of the Composer was in 1962,” Outside the Dream Syndicate 
9) Andew Deutsch, “Rain Raga (Dedicated to Jessie Shefrin),” Out of Nowhere: Electro-Acoustic music from the Upstate Fringe
10) War on Drugs, “Don’t Fear the Ghost,” Coming to the City Single (Secretly Canadian)
11) Odonis Odonis, “Seedgazer,” Hollandaze (Fat Cat)
12) Aidan Baker, “Beyond the Great Wall,” The Spectrum of Distraction 
13) Malaria Control,” Bike Ride by the Water,” Jack Topht/Malaria Control Split Cassette 
14) Grab Ass Cowboys, “Turpentine Wig”
15) Ay Fast, “Rotating Stairwell Explained,” Ay Fast/Collapsed Arc (Bananas Eat Girl)


[Preview 2.15.11]

Tune in tonight to 91.3 FM WBNY at 10pm for another episode of The Upstate Soundscape. Plenty of good stuff lined up including some old Mercury Rev, Malaria Control, Odonis Odonis, Bear Flames, Tony Conrad with Faust, and lots of others.

Our Brother the Native

We’ll also take a listen to some artists that will be performing this weekend in Buffalo, including Thee Mt. Silver Zion and Our Brother the Native.

Show starts at 10pm. Stream at WBNY.org.


[Preview 02.01.12: Vault Show, New Skell/HOA/caesura and more]

Got a whole bunch of good stuff lined up for tonight, including new tracks fresh in from the House of Alchemy, cae-sur-a, and Skell labels.

Keir Neuringer w/ DJ Sniff

Good show going down at the Vault tomorrow, so we’ll hear some of the artists that will be performing, including Ithaca’s Keir Neuringer, Toronto’s Colin Fisher, and the Steve Baczkowski/Bill Sack Duo from Buffalo.

Pauline Oliveros

Also, I recently took a trip to the UB music library so we got some archival goodies to get to as well, including some Tony Conrad, Pauline Oliveros, and others.

Windy & Carl

If we got time we’ll hear some other new stuff from old school droners Windy & Carl as well. Show starts at 10pm on 91.3 FM WBNY. Stream at WBNY.org.


[Archive 01.19.12]

1) Tycho, “Cascade (Live), Hours (Ghostly Int.)
2) Vladislav Delay, “Levite,” Vantaa (Raster-Noton)
3) Co La, “Vanity Plate,” Daydream Repeater (NNA Tapes)
4) Heatsick, “Taxi Zum No,” Intersex (Pan)
5) ProEf, “Slow Motion Through My Window,” All Eye Know (Otnorot Recordings)
6) Sculpture, “E.M. Percolator,” Toad Blinker (Dekorder)
7) Forest Feeling, “AM Introduction,” Aitken Jamhouse
8) Daniel Padden, “Rattling Belt,” Ship Chop (Dekorder)
9) Vans Deferense Organization, “78 Revolving Potentiometers,” Eye Peels and Brain Picks (Puer Gravy)
10) Skeleton Zoo, “Choclate Elbow,” The Busride EP
11) Abstract Random, “Goodness,” Siren Songs —dub hop electro from toronto  slits meets
12) Ensemble Economique, “To Feel the Night as It Really Is,” Crossing the Pass, By Torchlight (Dekorder)
13) Andrew Pekler, “The Twilight of Your Smile,” Sentimental Favorites (Dekorder)
14) Tony Conrad, featuring MV Carbon,  Angharad Davies, and Dominic Lash, Unprojectable: Projection and Perspective,” Live at the Turbine Hall at the Tate Modern
15) Eli Keszler, “EK Pan B MA 081911,” Cold Pin (Pan)
16) John Wiese, “Don’t Move Your Finger,” Seven of Wands (Pan)
17) Occult Modem Setting, “Submit (Directly to Chef),” Compression Artifacts 
18) Marla Hlady & Friends, “A Case for Sound: Nite Ride”