Today we celebrate 60 years since the birth of Joy Division front man Ian Curtis so today’s Hidden Gem in Plain Sight is Transmission from the 1979 Unknown Pleasures released at Factory Records.
What is your idea of perfect happiness?
I think that’s a rather extreme concept. I can tell you what makes me happy instead: my wife, my family, the music I listen and I write, preparing a meal for my friends and sharing stories or ideas. A right mix of moderation, passion and honesty can increase your quality of life, or even make you happy.
Sit Down and Listen and Enjoy Annabel Dream Reader released in 2014 by The Wytches at Die Alone Music Inc..
Another brilliant hidden gem in plain sight, the amazing atmospheric gloomy dark jazz by Dale Cooper Quartet and the Dictaphones, Une Celier.
What is your idea of perfect happiness? Maeth: Being at peace with myself no matter…
The first edition of the festival aims at providing a fresh, contemporary perspective on the anthropology of Outernational music and to open the road to an inclusive society through the benefits of music. The project was born out of a cultural need of exploring a very wide musical specter, to which the Romanian audience lacked access until now. Outernational is an emergent cultural movement that gathers proportions on a global scale and in Europe respectively, but is not widely known in Romania.
Sit Down and Listen, Enjoy Future Perfect released in 2004 at DMZ records by Autolux.
It’s one of the most hidden gems but it’s straight ahead in your face, really accessible to find but hard to comprehend.
Sit Down and Listen, Enjoy Miles Davis’s Blue Moods Released in 1955 at Debut Records.
Special show: Jozef Van Wissem plays pieces from Only Lovers Left Alive and his new album
In 2013 composer/lutenist Jozef Van Wissem won the Cannes Soundtrack Award for best score at the Cannes Film Festival for “Only Lovers Left Alive” a vampire film by Jim Jarmusch. The soundtrack was released by ATP records in 2014 and skyrocketed into the charts.