Incredibly Strange Music, Volume 14
V. Vale, Andrea Juno
Re/Search Publications, 1993 - Music - 208 pages
Incredibly Strange Music can be your guide to discover recordings that specialize in border-crossing—eluding scholars and historians who mainly have dedicated themselves to specific "genres" such as blues, rock, jazz, classical, and other forms. This book takes the listener on a tour of topsy-turvy, genre bending sound experience. Martin Denny, Perrey and Kingsley, Eartha Kitt and others tell how they created their unique recordings. The 12 inch LP covers spotlighted here are themselves "frameable" works of art, yet can still be found for trifling sums at thrift stores and garage sales. This is a record collectors' guide to the last remaining "bargains," and remix-culture DJs looking for something new can find a treasure trove of inspiration in these pages. On another level, this book will satisfy the itinerant reader simply in search of non-conformist thinking and passions.
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This one has weird chords played on the organ — it took me a half hour to figure
them out . • V : That one ends too soon ; I wish that would have continued — • IR :
That ' s something people don ' t say much anymore : “ I wish that would have ...
Martin Denny ( left ) . body doubled on their instruments ; the vibes person played
marimba and bells ( or whatever ) , and I leaned heavily on this interplay of
percussion . Together we achieved the " Martin Denny sound , ” which was a
blend of ...
I wrote all the music and lyrics and produced , directed and financed it myself ,
plus I played Jacqueline Susann . And I pulled it togeth - er in a month ; we did 6
performances at the Pyramid Club and it was sold out every night . That ' s when I
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Re/Search publishers/editors Vale and Juno here add the finishing touches for anyone attempting to document the dangers and foreboding symbolism attendant in the replacement of records with CDs. In a ... Read full review