Learn Your ABC's

with Deirdre Dionysiac

Bubble Disco, Political Suicide, and Emotional Clarity -- The Muses Have Turned (w/ an appearance from Siri!)

ArtistSongAlbumLabelCommentsNewRequest
Al-JawaherSeroja??1981; All-female vocal group from Singapore
Sai YoshikoTaiji no YumeTaiji no YumeBlack1976
(On Mic) Suzanne CianiSixth Wave: Deep in the SeaSeven WavesFinnadar1982
Space ArtOdysseyTrip in the Center HeadIF Records1977; Jarre-esque French duo
The Space LadyMajor TomThe Space Lady's Greatest HitsNIGHT SCHOOL, Mississippi Records2017; Moondog-esque busker and outsider artist from San Francisco, active in the 70s. Does amazing re-interpretations of hits of the day such as Bowie's. Repress out now on Mississippi Records. Get it here: http://www.littleaxerecords.com/
SupersempfftOut of TimeRoboterwerkeCBS1979; German krautrock-turned-disco
Super Eccentric TheaterBeat the RapThe Art of NipponomicsYen Records1984
Osamu KitajimaTaiyo - The SunBenzaitenIsland Records, Antilles1976R
Suso SaizTierra mediaEn la piel del cruceGrabaciones Accidentales1986; Spanish experimental/ambient producer who's work has just been released by Music from Memory on a compilation called "Odisea"
A Silver Mt. Zion13 Angels Standing Guard 'Round the Side of Your BedHe Has Left Us Alone, But Shafts of Light Sometimes Grace the Corner of Our Rooms...Constellation2009
Selda BagcanDam Ustune Cul SererSeldaTurkuola, Finders Keepers1976 (re-issued 2006)
(On Mic) Quince Contemporary Vocal EnsembleScelsi Sauh IIIHushersNew Focus Recordings2017; very cool vocal piece based on a Hindu and Buddhist mantra called Hamsa, composed by Giacinto Scelsi*
Sussan DeyhimBade Saba (The Wind of Saba)Madman of God (Divine Love Songs of the Persian Sufi Masters)CramWorld, Crammed Discs2000; had to cut short for time, sorry!
Sven-Ake Johansson, Alexander von Schlippenbach, Derek Bailey, Gunter Christmann, Wolfgang Fuchs, Paul Lovens, Candace Natvig, Maarten van Regteren AltenaEnsemble IIIdylle und Katastrophen (Ideals and Catastrophes)Po Torch Records1980
Sofia GubaidulinaVivente-Non ViventeMusical OfferingMelody1964; early Russian dark ambient, on a comp with Eduard Artemiev and Alfred Schnittke, among others
Sardine VSabotageSabotage/SudanWhite Label1982; Aussie new wave
Swell MapsGunboatsA Trip to MarinevilleRather Records, Rough Trade1979
Sigtryggur Berg Sigmarsson'I have Narcissistic Personality Disorder and it is really o.k.'------2014; a few words from our good friend Siri, mixed in w/ Martirano
Salvatore MartiranoL's GA for gassed-masked politico, helium bomb, 3-16 mm movie projectors and two channel tape recorderL's GA - Ballad - OctetPolydor1968; a landmark in musique concrete and a standalone anti-war statement
Stars of the LidAustin Texas Mental Hospital, part 1The Tired Sounds of Stars of the LidKranky2001
Spacemen 3So Hot (Wash Away All of My Tears)Playing with FireFire Records1988
(On Mic) Stephan MathieuImaginationThe Sad MacVectors, Headz2004
SlowdiveLike Upunreleased---
SupercarAutomatic WingThree Out Change!!Dohb Disco1998; classic j-pop/shoegaze that would have rocked my world in high school
The Sea UrchinsSummershineStardustSarah Records1992
Scrapper BlackwellGoin' Where the Monon Crosses the Yellow DogMr. Scrapper's BluesPrestige Bluesville1962
S. E. RogieNyalima NyapoiPalm Wine Guitar Music (The 60's Sound)Cooking Vinyl1988 (2013 reissue by Mississippi Recs.)
Shirley Collins and Davy GrahamDearest DearFolk Routes, New RootsDecca1964
SatwaSatwaSatwa (Experiencia 1)Rozenbilt1973 (2015 reissue on Mr Bongo records); obscure Brazilian duo Lula Cortes & Lailson
Stara rzekaPrzebudzenie boga wschoduCien chmury nad ukrytym polemInstant Classic2013; incredible Neofolk/Black Metal project of Jakub Ziolek from Poland. You can still buy direct from the label here: https://instantclassic.bandcamp.com/album/cie-chmury-nad-ukrytym-polem