Daily Archives: December 12, 2012

Charitable Giving in the AMN Music Space


With the holidays approaching, many of us think of to whom and to what organizations we should focus our charitable efforts. The AMN community, the organizations and people that show up on this site over and over, include many that accept … Continue reading

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Touching Extremes Reviews


From Touching Extremes: ANDREW CHALK – Forty-Nine Views In Rhapsodies’ Wave Serene JON MUELLER – Death Blues

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Free Jazz Blog Reviews


From Free Jazz: Peter Brötzmann’s Chicago Tentet+1: Walk, Love, Sleep (Smalltown Superjazz, 2012) ***** Paradoxical Frog – Union (Clean Feed, 2012) Joe McPhee‘s Po Music – The Loneliest Woman (Corbett vs Dempsey, 2012) *** Dark Poetry (Creative Sources, 2012) ****½ … Continue reading

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RIP Ravi Shankar


Sitarist pioneer Ravi Shankar has passed away at age 92. Related articles R.I.P. Ravi Shankar (m.deadline.com) Ravi Shankar dies (radionz.co.nz) R.I.P. Ravi Shankar (pitchfork.com) Pandit Ravi Shankar passes away (thehindu.com) BBC News – Ravi Shankar, Indian sitar maestro, dies #music … Continue reading

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Best of 2012 Lists: Part One


This is a survey of recent best-of lists that might be of interest: The Awl Derek Taylor Magnet Dark Forces Joseph Burnett

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