Top Bootlegs in My Collection, As of January 2010

So Michael and Josh have asked for a list of my top 5-10 bootlegs in my collection via Twitter. Phew. Click cover art where extant for the download links. If I don’t have a download link, well, I’ll go and see if I can find the CD and dig that up. 2003-09-04: McDonald Theatre, Eugene,… Continue reading Top Bootlegs in My Collection, As of January 2010

Albums I Have Loved in 2009

This wouldn’t be a proper “here’s what I’ve been listening to” without a GeofCast episode, right? 🙂 Listen while you read. [display_podcast] Let’s follow last year’s mojo: Date is in the range: 01 Jan 2009 – 25 Dec 2009. Any cutoff point is arbitrary, but this makes sense to me. I’ve been willfully listening to… Continue reading Albums I Have Loved in 2009

GNM: Over the Rhine, 2007-04-21: Joe’s Pub, New York, NY, USA (early show)

Hooray for Archive.org. Karin Bergquist – vocals, guitar, piano, gourds Linford Detweiler – piano, guitar, bass, vocals Jake Bradley – bass, guitar Mickey Grimm – drums, percussion AKG C480B/CK61 20′ from stage > Canare/Neutrik > Oade tmod R-4 @24/44.1 CEP 2.0 (volume adjustments, dither to 16 bits) > CD Wave > FLAC Level 6 2007-04-21:… Continue reading GNM: Over the Rhine, 2007-04-21: Joe’s Pub, New York, NY, USA (early show)

Albums I Have Loved in 2008

Let me be clear: I’m cheating and using iTunes here. Specifically … Date is in the range: 01 Jan 2008 – 31 Dec 2008 Kind does not contain AIFF [to filter out unprocessed bootlegs and demos]. Grouping does not contain Extant [to filter out where I migrated my library off of my old Mac to… Continue reading Albums I Have Loved in 2008

GNM: Over the Rhine, 2007-10-05: Buskirk-Chumley Theatre, Bloomington, IN, USA

This lovely matrix courtesy of Archive.org: Karin Bergquist – vocals, acoustic guitar, piano, percussion Linford Detweiler – keyboards, acoustic guitar, electric bass, vocals Jake Bradley – upright and electric bass, electric guitar, vocals Mickey Grimm – drums, percussion, vocals Molly Felder – vocals, percussion This concert took place on Karin & Linford’s 11th wedding anniversary.… Continue reading GNM: Over the Rhine, 2007-10-05: Buskirk-Chumley Theatre, Bloomington, IN, USA

GNM: Over the Rhine, 2007-08-31: Moonlite Gardens, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Over the Rhine’s got a great backlog on Archive.org, and this show is a part of it. matrix: 1)sbd>Mytek Stereo192(24/48)>MT 2)MG200(DIN, 12ft. up, 10′ left of soundboard)>modUltralite(24/48)>MT both:cardreader>CEPro2.0>CDWav>FLAC(level8) processing included auto-conversion to 32b.f. format, EQ, mixing, fades, Waves L2 with dither to 16 bits. I love me some SBD/AUD matrices … enough that I was… Continue reading GNM: Over the Rhine, 2007-08-31: Moonlite Gardens, Cincinnati, OH, USA

Geof’s New Music: 2-8 Nov 2008

Let’s get back on track … Nada Surf’s The Weight Is a Gift, which was a birthday present from Bryan. [Thanks, Big Time!] Sandra McCracken’s Red Balloon. It’s nice to have my physical copy. 🙂 17 Feb 1994 [Charlottesville, VA, USA] concert bootleg of Uncle Tupelo. 1994-02-17: Trax, Charlottesville, VA, USA (disc 1) and 1994-02-17:… Continue reading Geof’s New Music: 2-8 Nov 2008