FUSION / Jonas Hellborg

Kali’s Son – JONAS HELLBORG feat. NILADRI KUMAR and SELVAGANESH – 2005


Our Indian music is fantastic. All of you should know that. It’s more complex than the most complex non-Indian music can hope to be, both in terms of melody and rhythm. Unfortunately, harmony is a concept quite alien to hardcore Indian classical musicians. It is this ‘void’ that is filled up by enlisting western instrumentalists … Continue reading

John Frusciante / PROGRESSIVE/ ART/ PSYCHEDELIC

Automatic Writing – ATAXIA/ JOHN FRUSCIANTE – 2004


Ataxia (from Greek α- [used as a negative prefix] + -τάξις [order]: meaning “lack of order”) is a neurological sign and symptom consisting of gross lack of coordination of muscle movements. Hm. For some reason, all I can think of is John Fru. and co. hinting at some chronic incontinence. And really, it opens this … Continue reading