Albums and All That, Starting with the letter M as in Mike, Part 7


Dec 7 2021 • 55 mins

Caudal [00:37] "Murk" Murk Midira Records MD 015 2015 An excellent spatial excursion from Aidan Baker on guitar, Gareth Sweeney on bass, and Felipe Salazar on drums. Kermit the Frog & Fozzie Bear [15:08] "Movin' Right Along" The Muppet Movie - Original Soundtrack Recording Atlantic SD 16001 1979 A little travelling music, please. Red Fang [18:06] "Wires" Murder the Mountains Relapse Records RR7144-1 2011 Don't try this at home, kids ( Or maybe do... it looks like fun. Herb Alpert & the Tijuana Brass [23:48] "Green Peppers" Music Box A&M Records SP 19006 1969 You've heard of Green Onions? Well, Herb and amigos have Green Peppers. This compilation brought to you by BankAmericard. Various [24:48] "Jingle Bells" A Music Box Christmas - Enchanting 19th Century Music Boxes from the Colletion of Rita Ford Columbia CS 8498 1961 Jingle Bells?! Is this a... oh wait, I guess it is almost. Gendèr Wayang from Teges Kanyinan, Pilatan, Bali [28:05] "Sekati" Music for the Balinese Shadow Play Nonesuch H-72037 1969 A gamelan introduction to the five brothers of the Mahabarata story. George Melachrino Orchstra [31:11] "British Isles: Big Ben Chime/English Hymn/Oranges and Lemons" Music for the Nostalgic Traveler RCA Victor LPM-1053 1955 A little more traveling music. Or recollection of traveling? Just remember, folks, nostalgia is a disease. The Band [33:20] "This Wheel's on Fire" Music from the Big Pink Capitol Records SKAO 2955 1968 blah Bo Hansson [36:29] "The Old Forest/Tom Bombadil" Music Inspired by the Lord of the Rings Charisma/Buddah Records CAS 1059 1972 (originally released in 1970) Look out for Old Man Will! Oh few, it's Tom Bombadil. Robert Preston [42:16] "Marian the Librarian" The Music Man - Original Soundtrack Warner Bros. Records BS 1459 1962 Advent of the Sexy Librarian trope? Edgar Varèse [44:54] "Poème Électronique" Music of Edgar Varèse Columbia Masterworks MS 6146 1960 Created for the Philips Pavillion at the 1958 Brussels World Fair, a building designed in concert with Le Corbusier. Music behind the DJ: "Another Girl" by George Martin and Orchestra