Drake’s Take: New Releases 09.27.11

The first of two Drake catch-up posts. Hey, Happy Birthday buddy! -ed. Drake‚Äôs Take: New Releases 09.27.11 Traditionally, my [Drake’s -ed.] birthday week has been pretty good for new releases, and this year is no different. There’s the latest from Wilco, Matthew Sweet, metal purveyors Mastodon, along with new ones from Dum Dum Girls, Dan…

Wordless Music Series 2009 Schedule

The just announced Charles Spearin show at Le Poisson Rouge show made me want to dig a little deeper into the “Wordless Music” concert schedule for 2009 and when I did, I found lots of interesting things. A few of the things that caught my attention amongst the impressively eclectic lineup were: Toumani Diabate, James…