Adele H – “Gnossienne No. 1”

For a beautifully haunting solo piano piece, look no further than Adele H’s new interpretation of Erik Satie’s classic “Gnossienne No. 1.” Available through Buck Curran’s Obsolete Recordings this Friday, this digital single is a softly atmospheric stroll through gothic melancholia. Satie’s original piece was already known for being an experimental exercise in free formContinue reading “Adele H – “Gnossienne No. 1””

Jill Tracy – The Dark Day

Most Octobers, I reach for the spectral music of Jill Tracy to get into the mood for Halloween. Yet this year, I’m visiting her latest work, The Dark Day, to process the catastrophe of the recent West Coast wildfires and to help provide aid to the victims of this disaster. Tracy is a San FranciscoContinue reading “Jill Tracy – The Dark Day”