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Tag: Lee Ranaldo

Song Of The Day: Sonic Youth, “Silver Rocket”

Taken from the Matador Records release, Battery Park, NYC: July 4, 2008.

Song Of The Day: Glenn Branca, Symphony No. 1 (Tonal Plexus)

The story of a 13-year-old autistic redneck experiencing NYC noise rock for the first time.

Sonic Youth: Spinhead Sessions 1986 (Goofin’ Records)

Thirty years after Sonic Youth’s sessions that produced the soundtrack to the film Made In USA, an all-instrumental album of outtakes and rehearsals appears, and instead of being a bottom-scraping exercise, Spinhead Sessions proves to e a fascinating collection of compelling and engaging instrumental music.