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Two Rare, Lovely Releases of Kyrgyzstan Music

Written by Ben Sisario on . Posted in Miscellaneous, Posts

The Voice of Kyrgyzstan Salamat Sadikova (Frequency Glide Enterprises) One of the strongest images in my mind these last few months–besides the shots of the planes slashing into the World Trade Center over and over like so many snuff films–is a photo I saw of an Afghan refugee heading to the Pakistani border to escape [&hellip
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Rovo at Tonic

Written by Ben Sisario on . Posted in Miscellaneous, Posts

Rovo Tonic (July 20) Rovo is a new group fronted by Yamamoto, the great guitarist of the Boredoms–like Marilyn Munster, he’s the "normal" one–along with a skinny dude with James Dean hair named Katsui Yuji, who plays the electric fiddle and is in another band called Bondage Fruit. They released Imago, an album of very [&hellip
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