In his lifetime, Moses Asch devoted himself to documenting what he called peoples music. Asch churned out dozens of releases each year on his label, Folkways Records, covering marginalized sounds from every corner of the globe.
Im painfully saddened that at a young age I gave up wanting to be a rock star, a blues singer, or a jazz drummer for three reasons: paranoia, stage fright, and ignorant elitism, aka self-indulgent, romantic, pseudo-intellectualism.
At the beginning of 2013, #DavidBowie wasnt exactly a trending topic. But a week later, with the sudden release of The Next Day, his name was exploding across the Internet in a stampede of chatter.
Team-buildingIm working on team-building. Trixie Whitley is briefly at home in Greenpoint, on a hiatus from touring to support Fourth Corner, her first full-length album, and is spending it searching for a replacement drummer for the next leg.