Monthly Archives: July 2015

Wrong Way

“Wrong Way” is from Georgia Anne Muldrow’s 2006 album Olesi: Fragments Of An Earth.  She uses layer upon layer of voices, keyboards and beat loops to create a unique musical statement that delivers a blend of youthful exuberance and world-weary wisdom.

The bottom line of each system is a tuned drum sample that carries on underneath the whole track.

Wrong Way

Wrong Way

Compulsion

When I first started my record collection some years back, one of my prized LPs was Miles Ahead!, a Prestige disc of Miles Davis sessions from 1953.  Jazz aficionados may know this record because side A features Charlie Parker on tenor sax, sharing the spotlight with a young Sonny Rollins.  I haven’t found a good chart for this tune, so here it is (with intro and interlude):

Compulsion

Compulsion