John “Chip” Colcord, longtime host of the Out of the Woods radio show, has started a new Bluegrass show. Featuring an hour each week of the best in Bluegrass music, Music for the Mountain Bluegrass is airing in several markets and is available for download from Archive.org.
A wealth of good electronic music by Pretty Lights (a.k.a. Derek Vincent Smith) is available to download on a donation basis or free in return for an email address at the Pretty Lights Official Site and SoundCloud page. Muruch Editor Vic is also a fan.
This astounding song appears to be an original composition with words by Sufi poet Hafiz. You can stream or download “My Brilliant Image” by Saranpreet (a.k.a. N.C. folk musician Liz Mundy) at Soundcloud…
One day the sun admitted,
I am just a shadow.
I wish I could show you
The Infinite Incandescence
That has cast my brilliant image!
I wish I could show you,
When you are lonely or in darkness,
The astonishing Light
Of your own Being!
You don’t see many artists being compared to Sheila E these days, so I couldn’t resist Barcelona disco-indie artist That Girl With Dark Eyes. It would be better if the song “Hey Baby” wasn’t quite so derivative of “The Glamorous Life,” but it’s still a fun track. You can stream and download a free, legal mp3 at Soundcloud…