Posts Tagged: Jon Mueller

ACL 2017 ~ The Year’s Best Packaging

The further we travel into the digital era, the fewer physical releases we see.  A year ago, the digital market was bypassed by streaming.  Most people are content to hear rather than to own.  It takes a special presentation to

ACL 2017 ~ The Year’s Best Packaging

The further we travel into the digital era, the fewer physical releases we see.  A year ago, the digital market was bypassed by streaming.  Most people are content to hear rather than to own.  It takes a special presentation to

Jon Mueller ~ dHrAaNwDn

What a beautiful and elegant release.  This is why I love records ~ not just the fidelity, but the sense of surprise (there’s no fast-forwarding through these grooves!), the possibility of elaborate packaging, the expansive art, and in this case,

Jon Mueller ~ dHrAaNwDn

What a beautiful and elegant release.  This is why I love records ~ not just the fidelity, but the sense of surprise (there’s no fast-forwarding through these grooves!), the possibility of elaborate packaging, the expansive art, and in this case,

Jon Mueller ~ Tongues

A strange progression has been apparent in Jon Mueller‘s work, picking up steam in the last few releases.  He’s always been a percussionist, and his earlier albums concentrated on “pure” percussive experiments.  In what we might term his “middle” period, heavy

Jon Mueller ~ Tongues

A strange progression has been apparent in Jon Mueller‘s work, picking up steam in the last few releases.  He’s always been a percussionist, and his earlier albums concentrated on “pure” percussive experiments.  In what we might term his “middle” period, heavy

Death Blues ~ Ensemble

We all wear masks.  Some are masks of calm, meant to hide unrest.  Some are forced smiles, meant to disguise resentment.  We put on happy faces for the kids.  We charge forward in battle, pretending to be brave.  We apply

Death Blues ~ Ensemble

We all wear masks.  Some are masks of calm, meant to hide unrest.  Some are forced smiles, meant to disguise resentment.  We put on happy faces for the kids.  We charge forward in battle, pretending to be brave.  We apply

William Ryan Fritch ~ Kaleidoscope

Just when we thought we’d heard all the great music released in 2012, another one comes along.  To be fair, this 31-minute track was released on Christmas Day, serving as a present to fans as well as a celebration of

William Ryan Fritch ~ Kaleidoscope

Just when we thought we’d heard all the great music released in 2012, another one comes along.  To be fair, this 31-minute track was released on Christmas Day, serving as a present to fans as well as a celebration of