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Ugly Music for Beautiful People 12-10-05 Playlist

This was a special “Year in Review” edition of Ugly Music for Beautiful People. I think it went well.

Sunn0))) – CandleGoat – Black One
Konono No. 1 – Ungudi Wele Wele – Congotronics
Koji Asano – Spring Estuary II – Spring Estuary
Red Sparowes – Buildings began to stretch wide across the sky, and the air filled with a reddish glow – At the Soundless Dawn
Pelican – Aurora Borealis – The Fire in Our Throats Will Beckon the Thaw
Wilderness – Marginal Hour – Wilderness
The Pope – Society of Friends – Society of Friends
The Peppermints – Rabid Frogs – Jesüs Chryst
The Fall – Blindness – Fall Heads Roll
Excepter – Jrone (three) – Throne
Excepter – Shoot Me First – Self-Destruction
Keith Fullerton Whitman – Stereo Music for Acoustic Guitar, Buchala Music Box 100, Hewlett Packard Model 236 Oscillator, Electric Guitar and Computer, Part One – Multiples
Jane – Berserker – Berserker
Animal Collective & Vashti Bunyan – It’s You – Prospect Hummer EP
Animal Collective – Turn Into Something – Feels
The Mars Volta – L’Via L’Viaquez – Frances the Mute
Lightning Bolt – Captain Caveman – Hypermagic Mountain
Black Dice – Motorcycle – Broken Ear Record
Gang Gang Dance – Egowar – God’s Money
Six Organs of Admittance – School of the Flower – School of the Flower

Ugly Music for Beautiful People 12-06-05 Playlist

This week, I just played ambient music.

William Baskinski – d|p 3 – The Disintegration Loops
fm3 – untitled – Buddah Box
Brian Eno – 2/1 – Ambient #1 Music for Airports
Brian Eno & Harold Budd – The Plateaux of Mirror – Ambient #3 The Plateaux of Mirror
Windy & Carl – Sketch for Flea – Dedications to Flea
Greg Davis – Campestral (version two) – Somnia
Robert Henke – Signal to Noise 2 – Signal to Noise

Ugly Music for Beautiful People 11-29-05 Playlist

John Zorn – Giu la Testa (Duck You Sucker!) – The Big Gundown
Sunn 0))) – Cursed Realms (of the Winterdemons) – Black 1
Warhammer 48K – Get Bodacious – Uber Om
Random Touch – What Passions Rise – The Elegance of Falling
Men’s Recovery Project – Resist the New Way – The Very Best of Men’s Recovery Project
Animal Collective – Infant Dressing Table – Here Come the Indian
Hella – Madonna Approaches R&B Blonde Wreckages – Homeboy EP
Michael Columbia – Mouse – These Are Colored Bars
Henry Kaiser & Wadada Leo Smith – Yesterfunk – Yo Miles! Upriver
No-Neck Blues Band – The Black Pope – Qvaris
Zombi – Taurus – Cosmos
Lightning Bolt – Fleeing the Valley of the Whirling Knives – Lightning Bolt
Lightning Bolt – 2 Morro Morro Land – Hypermagic Mountain
Michael Chorney with Polly Vanderputten – Folly – Songs in Secret Ink
King Crimson – Industry – Three of a Perfect Pair
King Crimson – Dig Me – Three of a Perfect Pair
Xiu Xiu – Clover – La Foret
Coptic Light – The Horse – Coptic Light

Ugly Music for Beautiful People 11-22-05 Playlist

Delia Gonzalez & Gavin Russom – Rise – The Days of Mars
Ocean – The Fall – Here Where Nothing Grows
Panda Bear – I’m Not – “I’m Not/Comfy in Nautica” single
Panda Bear – Comfy in Nautica – “I’m Not/Comfy in Nautica” single
Tarantula AD – The Century Trilogy III: The Fall – Book of Sand
Jackson and His Computer Band – Fast Life – Smash
No-Neck Blues Band – The Doon – Qvaris
Greg Davis and Sebastien Roux – Good Decision – Paquet Surprise
Lightning Bolt – Magic Mountain – Hypermagic Mountain
Antimatter – There At the Gate – Our Lady of the Skies
Steve Lehman – Damage Mobility – Demian as Posthuman
Black Dice & Wolf Eyes – Side B (excerpt) – Black Dice & Wolf Eyes
Pan-Sonic – Ilma/Air – Kesto (234.48:4)
Boredoms – Track 2 – Vision Creation Newsun
Warhammer 48K – Get Bodacious – Uber Om

Ugly Music for Beautiful People 11-15-05 Playlist

I got more calls than normal this week. 5 total: 1 for Warhammer 48k, 2 for Big Eyes, 1 for Jane, and 1 for Ocean.

No-Neck Blues Band – Lugnagall – Qvaris
Warhammer 48K – Get Bodacious – Uber Om
Animal Collective – Flesh Canoe – Feels
Las Malas Amistades – El Country – Jardin Interior
Excepter – Vacation – KA
Excepter – “Forget Me” – KA
Big Eyes – Otto – We Have No Need For Voices When Our Hearts Can Sing
Big Eyes – Spidersong – We Have No Need For Voices When Our Hearts Can Sing
Big Eyes – Exercise No. 1 – We Have No Need For Voices When Our Hearts Can Sing
Jane – Coconuts – Coconuts
Ocean – Salt – Here Where Nothing Grows
Steve Lehman – Vapors – Demian as Posthuman
Men’s Recovery Project – Why We Are Lazy – The Very Best of Men’s Recovery Project
The Bevis Frond – White Sun – New River Head
The Blue Humans – To Higher Time (Live at CBGB, 10/12/90) – To Higher Time

Ugly Music for Beautiful People 11-08-05 Playlist

Can – Quantum Physics – Soon Over Babaluma
Animal Collective – Banshee Beat – Feels
Men’s Recovery Project – Couch – The Very Best of Men’s Recovery Project
Ocean – First Reign – Here Where Nothing Grows
Lightning Bolt – Riffwraiths – Hypermagic Mountain
Oval – Untitled 2 – Ovalprocess
The Fall – Blindness – Fall Heads Roll
Greg Davis & Sebastien Roux – Good Decision – Paquet Surprise
Need New Body – Track 1 – Neobobiton 3″ CD
Swans – Children of God – Children of God
Windy and Carl – Ode to a Dog – Dedications to Flea
Miles Davis – Sanctuary – Bitches Brew
The Body – Failings – The Body

Ugly Music for Beautiful People 11-01-05 Playlist

Sunn 0))) – Death Becomes You – Flight of the Behemoth
Black Dice – Smiling Off (DFA Remix) – “Smiling Off” CD Single
Black Dice – Smiling Off (Luomo Remix) – “Smiling Off” CD Single
Black Dice – Smiling Off (ZZ Pot Remix) – “Smiling Off” CD Single
Lightning Bolt – Dead Cowboy – Hypermagic Mountain
Metalux – Tremor Loss – Victim of Space
Boards of Canada – Tears from the Compound Eye – The Campfire Headphase
BARR – Lights Out – Beyond Reinforced Jewel Case
The Fall – Midnight Aspen – Fall Heads Roll
Greg Davis and Sebastian Roux – To See The Wonderful World – Paquet Surprise
Erik Hinds – Angel of Death – Reign in Blood
Panda Bear – Untitled 1 – Young Prayer
Melk the G6-49 – The Instantaneous Mobilization of all the Resources in the BURROW and all the Forces of my Body and Soul – Strata: A Young Person’s Guide to Experimental Music
Neurosis – Flood – Official Bootleg.02.Stockholm.Sweden.10.15.99
Jenny Scheinman – The Frog Threw His Head Back and Laughed – 12 Songs
Wolf Eyes – Stabbed in the Face – Burned Mind
Orthrelm – Untitled 3 – Orthrelm/Touchdown split
Sonic Youth – Madonna, Sean and Me – Evol

Ugly Music for Beautiful People 10-25-05 Playlist

John Fahey – Approaching the Disco Void – Return of the Repressed
Soul-Junk – Genesis 15 – Strata- A Young Person’s Guide to Experimental Music (comp)
The Bad Plus – Anthem for the Earnest – Suspicious Activity?
The Fall – Blindness – Fall Heads Roll
Xerophonics – Xerox 265DC – Copy Machine Music
Faust – Giggy Smile – Faust 4
Animal Collective – Turn Into Something – Feels
Jenny Scheinman – Albert – 12 Songs
The Blue Humans – Under Power – Clear to Higher time
Delia Gonzalez and Gavin Russom – Black Spring – The Days of Mars
Sonic Youth – Burdocks (by Christian Wolf) – Goodbye 20th Century
Greg Davis and Sebastian Roux – Sea Grasses and Blue Sea – Paquet Surprise
Greg Davis and Sebastian Roux – I Am Waiting (for December) – Paquet Surprise
BARR – Us – Beyond Reinforced Jewel Case
The Body – Always Waiting – The Body EP
Autechre – Bine – Confield
Christopher Bissonnette – Tenor Viol – Periphery
Antimatter – Klangfilm – Our Lady of the Skies
Lightning Bolt – 2 Morro Morro Land – Hypermagic Mountain
Lightning Bolt – Captain Caveman – Hypermagic Mountain
Lightning Bolt – Birdy – Hypermagic Mountain
Lightning Bolt – Riff Wraiths – Hypermagic Mountain
Lightning Bolt – Mega Ghost – Hypermagic Mountain

Ugly Music for Beautiful People 10-18-05 Playlist

Lightning Bolt – Mohawkwindmill – Hypermagic Mountain
Christopher Bissonette – In Accordance – Periphery
Erik Hinds – Angel of Death – Reign in Blood
Erik Hinds – Piece by Piece – Reign in Blood
Erik Hinds – Necrophobic – Reign in Blood
Antimatter – Unmanned PRobe – Our Lady of the Skies
Sonic Youth and Mats Gustaffson – Intro – Hidros 3
Koji Asano – Spring Estuary I – Spring Estuary
KTU – Absinthe – 8 Armed Monkey
KTU – Keho – 8 Armed Monkey
Trollslanda – Kling Klang (live) – The Honeymoon Music Compilation
Smegma and Wolf Eyes – Untitled 3 – Smegma and Wolf Eyes
BARR – My List of Demands – Beyond Reinforced Jewel Case
The Body – () – The Body
Old Time Relijun – Los Angeles – 2012
Black Dice – Heavy Manners – Broken Ear Record
Sabers – Emeritus – Specter
Fennesz feat. David Sylvian – Transit – Venice
SUNN 0))) – The Gates of Ballard – White1

Ugly Music for Beautiful People 10-11-05 Playlist

Special extra-brutality edition!

Khanate – Release – Capture and Release
Six Organs of Admittance – The Six Stations – The Manifestation
Wolf Eyes – Dead Hills II – Dead Hills EP
Black Dice and Wolf Eyes – Untitled – Black Dice and Wolf Eyes
Black Dice – Street Dude – Broken Ear Record
Kid606 – Luke Vibert Can Kiss My Indie-Punk Whiteboy Ass – Down With the Scene
Fantomas – Delirium Cordia (excerpt) – Delirium Cordia
Jandek – I Met You – The End of It All
Hella – Biblical Violence – Airwaves for Your Hairwaves: Live From WNUR
Hair Police – My Skull Is My Face – Constantly Terrified
Fennesz, O’Rourke, Rehberg – We Will Diffuse You – The Return of Fenn O’Berg
No Neck Blues Band – The Sound of Violins – RE: “Mr A Fan…”