Tag Archives: jazz

Broos, Daan Broos

Jazzy kleinkunst live at Amerikaans Theater, Brussels, 1978 (?). Two songs from 1975’s album with Dapokaster … Little is known of Daan Broos but they get a brief mention here.

lemi ghariokwu’s art


Seminal: Fela Anikulapo (Ransome) Kuti’s music. As important: the sleeve art provided by Lemi Ghariokwu! (And is that an Afro Unknown Pleasuresin the background of the YT clip above?)
http://artsownkind.wordpress.com/
http://lemighariokwu.wordpress.com/
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lemi_Ghariokwu
http://www.afrobeatmusic.net/html/books.html
http://www.granta.com/New-Writing/Water-Has-No-Enemy
http://www.granta.com/New-Writing/A-Dynasty-of-Album-Cover-Art
http://www.wrasserecords.com/Fela_Anikulapo_Kuti_9/Complete_Boxset_276.html  [bargain!]

fight to eat fish then sleep noisily

Too Noisy Fish (the rhythm section of Flat Earth Society aka FES, ex X-Legged Sally) are causing quite a stir with their second albumFight Eat Sleepon Rat (RAT 022). They will present it live in Antwerp at De Roma on 2013-09-27, at Jazz Hoeilaart (near Brussels) on 2013-09-28 and at De Handelsbeurs in Ghent on 2013-10-03.  Check the high praise on All Music – http://www.allmusic.com/album/fight-eat-sleep-mw0002580441 – and some of their sounds via https://soundcloud.com/too-noisy-fish or http://www.toonoisyfish.be/media.html or http://www.insidejazz.be/management/nl/projects/too-noisy-fish-fight-eat-sleep-new-cd/

brabançonne 4


It’s … Pol Closset & his Dixieland Gamblers, a single off Sing Along – Live At Your Father’s Mustache (1973 lp on Vogue, produced by Sylvain Vanholme) … Merci JaakG!

brabançonne 3

Stan_kenton_national_anthems_o

Stan Kenton's 1972 version, off his "National Anthems Of the World" 2lp. Yoù go find it – at your local car boot sale or thrift store ;-)
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Stan_Kenton
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brabançonne
http://uzine.posterous.com/tag/brabançonnela
http://www.originals.be/en/originals.php?id=8203
http://www.muziekarchief.be/identitysongs.php?ID=88639
http://www.nationalanthems.us/forum/YaBB.pl?num=1080836175
http://www.discogs.com/Stan-Kenton-And-His-Orchestra-National-Anthems-Of-The-World/release/1370329