Terry Richardson for Purple MagazineDoes this pose look familiar? (full NSFW picture below)Sean Lennon has been collaborating with girlfriend Charlotte Kemp Muhl on a set of "surrealistic psychedelic pop songs," which they will be unveiling under the collective project name Ghost of a Saber T ... More >>
This month the great Machine Project space in Echo Park will host three workshops on improvisation, open to players of all levels, and learn a music game called Cobra created by genius New York saxophonist John Zorn.
The two hour sessions will be held each Sunday afternoon through January, and w ... More >>
Last week as we were sorting through our piles of CDs and accumulated MP3 files, we started to notice how big the stack of recent excellent LA music was. It became apparent that we're in the middle of a pretty great year for Los Angeles releases, and decided to give mid-year props to our fave ... More >>
"Big Church" begins with a female chorus. Then a low-tuned distorted guitar powers up like a muscle car, and the juxtaposition between the chorale passage -- all altos and sopranos -- and the creeping guitar pattern -- baritone and bass -- is immense. Both move slowly and with great intent, beauty ... More >>
Dallas Observer has a nice set of disgusting album covers on their site worth checking out.
Above, an image from one of John Zorn's projects. Ahh, John Zorn! One could do a whole gallery of just his stuff, and it could take blue ribbon for squeamish-inducement.
Check out all the rest here.