Stephen O’Malley


Posted: Jan 31, 2007


GRUNT interview

Posted: Jan 27, 2007

GRUNT interview

First Interview Feature on this site is with Mikko Aspa, the person behind many music projects based in Lahti, Finland. He runs the excellent Northern Heritage and Freak Animal record labels, which focus on black metal and noise, respectively.

Do you see a common link (objective or subjective) that connects your musical outlets (Clandestine Blaze, Stabat Mater, Grunt, AM) and your record labels?

Yes. If you read the lyrics or follow the themes, there is definitelty connection point of all proje...


Posted: Jan 26, 2007

-Alice Coltrane Live at UCLA Royce Hall, Los Angeles, February 18, 2006-

Jutok Kaneko RIP

Posted: Jan 25, 2007

Jutok Kaneko RIP

One of the greatest...

Alan Cummings wrote:

Sad news - Jutok Kaneko of Kousokuya suddenly passed away yesterday, January 24th, around 11am. He was just 48 years old.

While little sung, Kousokuya were towering figures in the Tokyo underground scene, one of the few Minor-period groups to exist as a constant to the present day. The tremulous light that Kaneko continued to search after on
the brink of dissolution and chaos will be sadly missed.

For those who knew Kaneko, a vigil will be held in To...

Best email Ive received in years

Posted: Jan 23, 2007

listen... I don't send out emails to tell people too much these days.

our band? you know where we are if you care.

releases on my Outlaw? same thing.

but THIS is important stuff, and I felt it warranted a special mail:

BLACK SABBATH - back together with DIO are touring at HEAVEN AND HELL, and playing their ONLY scheduled US show at RADIO CITY MUSIC HALL on March 30th!

Tix go on sale on Friday at 10 AM, don't ask me to get 'em- I may be out of town so it's every man, woman, and lost children...


Posted: Jan 18, 2007

May 3 - Totally Huge New Music Festival, Perth
May 5 - The Columbian, Brisbane
May 6 - Factory Theatre, Sydney
May 9 - HiFi Bar, Melbourne


Posted: Jan 15, 2007

Alice Coltrane, widow of the jazz saxophonist John Coltrane and the pianist in his later bands, who extended her musical searches into a vocation as a spiritual leader, died on Friday in Los Angeles. She was 69.

The cause was respiratory failure, said Marilyn McLeod, her sister and assistant.

Ms. Coltrane lived in the Woodland Hills section of Los Angeles near the Sai Anantam ashram in Agoura Hills, which she had founded in 1983. Known as Swami Turiyasangitananda, Sanskrit for “the highest song...


Posted: Jan 15, 2007

Oren Ambarchi Upcoming Concerts

Thu Jan 25

Aki Onda/Oren Ambarchi/Alan Licht
+ John Duncan/Leif Elggren
+ David Lynch, Angelo Badalamenti, Enrico Ghezzi, Asja Bettin
Palazzo Re Enzo
Piazza Nettuno
Bologna Italy


Sat Jan 27

Oren Ambarchi Solo
@ A+M Bookstore
Via Tadino 30 Milan Italy


Sun Jan 28

BURIAL CHAMBER TRIO - Greg Anderson/Oren Ambarchi/Attila Csihar