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indiegalaxy10 -
90
In the last decades, many fascinating Iranian composers have been representing, with remarkable abilities, the modern traditions of Persian classical music such as: Salar Aghili, Kayhan Kalhor, Peyman Yazdanian, Hossein Alizadeh, Alireza Ghorbani, Negin Zomorodi, Dastan Ensemble, Alireza Mortazavi, Ahmadreza Nouri, Golfam Khayam or Mona Matbou Riahi (whose releases are usually distributed by Hermes Records, a ECM-inspired label that has many worthy gems ranging from Jazz to Classical or a ... read more
indiegalaxy10 -
78
An interesting collaboration between Acid Mothers Temple members, French composer Richard Pinhas, and members of Peru's The Mad's and El Polen, creating an improvised psychedelic world with tinges of Andean folk and noise space rock.
indiegalaxy10 -
80
A complex collection of sound poetry/collage, field recordings, compositions playing with language, noise, breath, and sound, which create an unnerving experience once its context is understood.

Through these tools, Peruvian artist and composer, Sergio Zevallos, uses a form of political sound fragmentation as a confronting response to his country's violence, racial and sexual discrimination, and nationalism.

I recommend you to read the text in the link below, in which Zevallos himself ... read more
indiegalaxy10 -
80
Honoring its name, British violist performs a microtonal piece on a hundred layers of strings, creating a hypnotic polyphonic composition reminiscent of insects.
indiegalaxy10 -
80
14th-century bishop Ledrede was a controversial figure who accused Alice Kyteler of witchcraft and listed nightmarish charges against her, which ended up in the burning of her servant Petronilla de Meath, making her the first person burned at the stake. Ledrede, despite his deeds, also wrote beautiful poetry which was collected in the medieval manuscript, The Red Book of Ossory.

With this alluring background, the innovative Irish ensemble Anakronos (which features the voice of Catriona ... read more
Nov 29, 2020
Just avant-garde, these extremely experimental albums. Also, can you include links to these albums you include if you personally think they’re hard to find. Thanks in advance❤️
Nov 28, 2020
Hey, do you have some recommendations?
Nov 21, 2020
What's so great about music and cinema is there's always something new to discover. Thank you so much for these recs. Lots of variation and very fascinating. <3
Nov 5, 2020
Hey, whats your favorite album released in the 60’s. (For a list)
Oct 28, 2020
Discovered some really cool albums thanks to your contributions, so thanks and keep up the great work!
Oct 14, 2020
I appreciate the support :) Thanks for all the great contributions you've made to this site.
Oct 12, 2020
I'm trying to put together a list of scary album covers for a youtube video, and I'm needing some recommendations for this list - what are some scary (unnerving, gross, uncanny) album covers you've seen? Your recommendations will be credited in the video btw. Thanks in advance!
Sep 20, 2020
What's your favorite album to listen in the Fall/Autumn season? It's for a list
Aug 9, 2020
Hello, where do you find out about all these traditional folk albums and the ones at the top of your best of 2020, because I think I would love most of them!
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Traditional and classical music lover, jazz-collector, experimental/ambient fan, metal-picker, hip-hop-taster...

100= The Greatest of All Time
The highest level of:
-Artistry (musicality, innovation, lyricism)
-Complexity and depth (composition, tuning system, philosophy, concept)
-Emotional experience

+90= The Essentials
+80= The Good

+70= The Decent
-60= The Bad/The Worst

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701

80-89
 
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70-79
 
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1243

50-59
 
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101

20-29
 
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10-19
 
28

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