The Perlich Post

Saturday, August 27, 2016

Whaddya mean you don't know Egisto Macchi

Here's Motovedette off Cinedelic's reissue of Egisto Macchi's Nucleo Centrale Investigativo soundtrack. 

Friday, August 26, 2016

Robert Frank doc Don't Blink screens @ TIFF Bell Lightbox, August 26-31

Laura Israel's film about photographer Robert Frank opens Friday. Watch the trailer and interview with Laura. 




Ticklah cuts a scary good rocksteady album with The Frightnrs

The Victor "Ticklah" Axelrod-produced Nothing More To Say by The Frightnrs is out on Daptone September 2. 




RJD2 @ The Hoxton, Friday

RJD2 cruises in for a show with Memorecks and Jeff Button at The Hoxton tonight – doors open at 10 pm. 




One For The Weekend: Tiny Bradshaw

Here's the Tiny Bradshaw Orchestra's King label swinger Stack Of Dollars from 1954. 

Thursday, August 25, 2016

RIP Rudy Van Gelder, 1924-2016

Sadly, recording engineer Rudy Van Gelder, who help define the sound of Blue Note, has passed away. 




Ginger Baker vs. Chris Ajilo

Ginger Baker had a slight advantage in having Fela Kuti help shape his 1972 version of Ariwo.