Here's what we're all listening to right now. What's rocking your world this week?
As people who think about, talk about, write about, listen to and make music, it's not surprising that the most common (and favorite) topic of conversation among us is the same: "What are you listening to right now?" Stick a quarter in us, and, boy, wouldn't you know it, off we go, on and on about this new song we can't stop listening to, or this new album flipping our wig or an old favorite we rediscovered. So whether you're looking for recommendations, trying to get a feel for our individual sensibilities or are just curious, we've compiled a list of all the things we've been listening to this week. Keep reading to see which albums and songs were in heavy rotation, and then, of course, feel free to weigh in with your picks.
Various Artists - Son of Rogues Gallery: Pirate Ballads, Sea Songs and Chanteys
Theodore Bikel - A Folksinger's Choice
Galactic - Carnivale Electricos
Frank Zappa - Hot Rats
Lightnin' Hopkins - "Baby Please Don't Go"
Mike Cooley - The Fool on Every Corner
J. Dilla - Donuts
The Stone Roses - The Stone Roses
Townes Van Zandt - Sunshine Boy: The Unheard Sessions and Demos 1971-72
Ron Miles - Quiver
Trev Rich - "Gold Jesus Pieces"
A Tribe Called Mex feat Shocker G & Iesha Spinks - "Blown"
DJ Cavem - "Hybrid Lex (I Can't Breathe the Air)"
Sublime - "April, 29 1992"
Rage Against the Machine - "Testify"