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Wednesday, January 12, 2011

Whattya Listenin' to Wednesday - 1/12/11

Greetings, fellow tuneheads...

Welcome to another Whattya Listenin' to Wednesday from a snowy east coast and a few bumps, aches and blahs from a week of feeling pretty rough. Christmas is over and it's never any fun putting all the holiday gear away, but at least my boy was strong through the dirty deed, even if my cat went into a two-day funk. We're a humble family growing humbler by the day.

Best of luck to all the teams left in the NFL playoffs and I think we're all still in awe of Seattle's big win over the Saints, particularly that touchdown run that ought to make highlight reels for the years to come. It was the first time my three-year-old hung with his old man for an entire football game, even if we also had to play the drums, Mickey, Goofy and Donald do the hot dog dance in Mickey's Clubhouse and Buzz Lightyear Saves Woody from the Evil (and rather lazy) Tuxedo Kitty. As I said, we're a humble family, yadda yadda...

Otherwise, I hope to have a new announcement regarding the future of Retaliate forthcoming (I'm personally very excited) and with that, I wish everybody a loud 'n proud week ahead, bada bing...




Twisted Sister - Club Daze Vol. 1: The Studio Sessions
John Williams - Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace soundtrack
V/A - Fast Times at Ridgemont High soundtrack
Prince - Purple Rain soundtrack
Bruce Springsteen - The Promise
Sodom - In War and Pieces
Daft Punk - Homework
KMFDM - What Do You Know, Deutschland?
Dakrya - Crime Scene

6 comments:

Metal Mark said...

Jag Panzer-The scoruge of the light
Iron Maiden-The number of the beast, Brave new world
Weedeater-Jason the dragon
Twisted Sister-Club Daze vol. 1 and You can't stop rock and roll re-issues
Sanktuary-Black Magic Brew
Assassin-Breaking the silence
Fu Manchu-In search of, King of the road
Nebula-Apollo

taotechuck said...

Listened to a ton of music this week, and it was good to (mostly) get back into this century.

Tom Waits - Orphans: Brawlers, Bawlers, and Bastards
Menomena - Friend and Foe
Bon Iver - For Emma, Forever Ago
Muse - Black Holes and Revelations
Muse - The Resistance
Broken Bells - s/t
Charlie Louvin - s/t
Iron Maiden - The Final Frontier
Titus Andronicus - The Monitor
Josh Ritter - The Historical Conquests...
Josh Ritter - So Runs the World Away
LCD Soundsystem - This Is Happening
Dead Weather - Horehound
Paul Oakenfold - Perfecto Vegas
Ornette Coleman - Free Jazz
Bob Dylan - New Morning
Peter Murphy - Deep
Johnny Cash - American III: Solitary Man
Johnny Cash - American Recordings
Silver Mt. Zion - 13 Blues...
Gaslight Anthem - Senor and the Queen
Gaslight Anthem - Sink or Swim
Hope Sandoval and the Warm Inventions - Through the Devil Softly

cjk_44 said...

Alcest - Ecailles de lune
James LaBrie - Static Impulse
While Heaven Wept - Vast Oceans Lachrymose
Heaven Shall Burn - Iconoclast
Overkill - Bloodletting
Hellfueled - Born II Rock
Pantera - The Great Southern Trendkill
Fugazi - End Hits
Dokken - Under Lock and Key
David Gilmour - s/t
Robert Plant - Mighty Rearranger
Tears for Fears - Shout: The Best of ...

Mark, can't wait to hear the new Jag Panzer.

Tao, good pull with Johnny Cash, I'll have to listen to some of his work this week.

Metal Mark said...

CJK 44-The new Jag Panzer is very cool. Just reviewed it at my site.

taotechuck said...

CJK, Johnny Cash came up on shuffle on one of those days when I didn't know what I was in the mood for. I'm not a big fan of iTunes, but when I put it on shuffle I almost always end up with something good.

Ray Van Horn, Jr. said...

Mark, I just downloaded Weedeater and should be getting Jag Panzer down soon...also pulled down the new Wino, Lazarus AD, Xasthur and Long Distance Calling albums along with the Neuroris "Souls at Zero" reissue, the latter being one of their finest moments....can't wait to hear Wino and LDC especially, but Xasthur has remained one of the few truly compelling black metal artists out there and this is reportedly his final album

Chuck, lol, I like seeing the Maiden in that mix, but what a cool list and I LOVE Peter Murphy and just finally got to spin his latest "Unshattered" which I got in my gift certificate raid on the buy one used get one for a buck sale...it's very good

I'm with you both on JC...got Cash's autobio with another gift cert and it ought to be pretty fascinating stuff, I'm sure