2021 Listening

Ernest Bergez, pagan ecstasies, in Occitan!

30 fave listens (new releases)

  1. Sourdure – De Mòrt Viva
  2. Rita Payés + Elisabeth Roma – COMO LA PIEL
  3. Gabriels – Bloodline / Love and Hate in a Different Time
  4. Dina Ögon – Dina Ögon
  5. Devin Hoff – Voices from the Empty Moor
  6. Gisele Pape – Caillou
  7. Arooj Aftab – Vulture Prince
  8. L’Rain – Fatigue
  9. Meril Wubslin – Alors quoi
  10. Floating Points + Pharaoh Sanders – Promises
  11. Mabe Fratti – Será Que Ahora Podremos Entendernos
  12. Lionmilk – I Hope You Are Well
  13. Laura Cannell + Kate Ellis – January-December Sounds (12 releases)
  14. Wau Wau Collectif – Yaral Sa Doom
  15. Jamael Dean – Primordial Waters
  16. Erlend Apneseth + Margit Myhr – Slåttesong / Fragmentarium
  17. William Parker – Migration of Silence Into and Out of the Tone World
  18. R.A.P. Ferreira – bob’s son / the Light Emitting Diamond Cutter Scriptures
  19. Lightman Jarvis Ecstatic Band – Banned
  20. Altin Gül – Yol
  21. LaHasna – GLOBAL RESET
  22. Sarah Davachi – Antiphonals
  23. Ben LaMar Gay – Open Arms to Open Us
  24. Tirzah – Colourgrade
  25. Caetano Veloso – Meu Coco
  26. Miryam Solomon – Romance
  27. Joan As Police Woman / Tony Allen / Dave Okumu – The Solution is Restless
  28. Patricia Brennan – Maquishti
  29. Green-House – Music for Living Space
  30. Myriam Gendron – Ma délire – Songs of love, lost & found

25 faves (reissues)

  1. Nermin Niazi – Disco Se Aagay
  2. Futur Antérieur: Bongo Joe’s 5 Years Anniversary
  3. Alice Coltrane – Kirtan: Turiya Sings
  4. Skúli Sverrisson & Óskar Guðjónsson – The Box Tree
  5. 4 Mars – Super Somali Sounds from the Gulf of Tadjoura
  6. Pastor T.L. Barrett – I Shall Wear a Crown (5 lps)
  7. Jose Mauro – A Viagem das Horas / Obnoxius
  8. Zanzibara First Modern Taarab Vibes from Mombasa & Tanga
  9. Tassos Chalkias – Divine Reeds
  10. Hailu Mergia – Tezeta
  11. Die Welttraumforscher – Die Rückkehr der echten Menschheit (1981-1990)
  12. Kim Jung Mi – Now
  13. Somewhere Between: Mutant Pop, Electronic Minimalism & Shadow Sounds of Japan
  14. Willie Dunn – Creation Never Sleeps, Creation Never Dies
  15. Grauzone – Grauzone, 40 Years Anniversary Edition
  16. Leo Nocentelli – Another Side
  17. Fitz Gore + the Talismen – s/t / Soundmagnificat / Soundnitia
  18. Don Cherry’s New Researches – Organic Music Theater
  19. Plastic Ono Band – Ultimate Collection
  20. Stelle Chiweshe – Ambuya! (remastered)
  21. Back Up: Mexican Tecno Pop 1980-1989
  22. Francis Bebey – Dibiye
  23. Sun Ra – Lanquidity
  24. Linda Smith – Till Another Time 1988-1996
  25. Rogér Fakhr – Fine Anyway

30 more, oft-spun

  1. Nahawa Doumbia – Kanawa
  2. The Vernon Spring – A Plane Over Woods / On the 21st of May
  3. Sylvie Courvoisier + Mary Halvorson – Searching for the Disappeared Hour
  4. Sam Gendel – Fresh Bread
  5. Nevers – Clueless / Minor Plot Twist
  6. Tex Crick – Live in…New York City
  7. Orchestre Tout Puissant Marcel Duchamp – We’re OK. But We’re Lost Anyway.
  8. Derya Yıldırım & Grup Şimşek – Dost 1
  9. James Brandon Lewis – Jesup Wagon
  10. The Weather Station – Ignorance
  11. Vijay Iyer Trio – Uneasy
  12. This is Tehran? (v/a)
  13. Jeff Parker – Forfolks
  14. Loshh – Ífaradá
  15. Jaubi – Nafs at Peace
  16. Low – HEY WHAT
  17. Chihei Hatakeyama – Late Spring
  18. Rosie Lowe + Duval Timothy – Son
  19. Teeth Agency – You Don’t Have to Live in Pain
  20. Emmanuelle Parrerin / Detlef Weinrich – Jours de grève
  21. Jamire Williams – But Only After You Have Suffered
  22. Mason Lindahl – Kissing Rosy in the Rain
  23. Mega Bog – Life, and Another
  24. Rachika Nayar – fragments
  25. Club Coco (v/a, Bongo Joe)
  26. Nala Sinephro – Space 1.8
  27. Apifera – Overstand
  28. Bitchin Bajas – Switched on Ra
  29. Charlotte Greve – Sediments We Move
  30. yumbo – The Fruit of Errata

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s