mercoledì 25 gennaio 2023

Il Nuovo Giardino Magnetico: 2022 (Meglio tardi...)



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Giardino Top 30 (In Ordine Alfabetico)


Al-Qasar - Who Are We? (Glitterbeat)  

 Axel Boman - Luz / Quest For Life (Studio Barnhus – BARN080AB)

 Baba Commandant & the Mandingo Band - Sonbonbela (Sublime Frequencies)

Beach House - Once Twice Melody (Sub Pop)

 Black Ox Orkestar - Everything Returns (Constellation Records)

Big Thief - Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe In You (4AD)

Bill Callahan - YTI⅃AƎЯ (Drag City)

Billy Woods - Aethiopes (Backwoodz Studioz)

Daphni - Cherry (Jiaolong Recordings)

  Decius - Decius Volume 1 (Leaf Recordings)

Denis Frajerman, Antoine Volodine - Variations Volodine (La Volte)

The Dream Syndicate - Ultraviolet Battle Hymns and True Confessions (Fire)

Gilla Band - Most Normal (Rough Trade)

Guo Gan ''Swordmen'' Trio - Guo Gan Swordmen Trio (Felmay)

Horace Andy  - Rockers & Scorchers (On-U Sound)

Horse Lords - Comradely Objects (RVNG Intl.)

 Julmud - Tuqoos طُقُوس (Bilna'es Records)

King Hannah - I'm Not Sorry, I Was Just Being Me (City Slang)

Keeley Forsyth - Limbs (Leaf)

 Little Simz - NO THANK YOU (Forever Living Originals)

Lucrecia Dalt - ¡Ay! (RVNG Intl.)

Makaya McCraven - In These Times (International Anthem)

Mali Obomsawin - Sweet Tooth (Out Of Your Head Records)

Melt Yourself Down - Pray for Me I Don't Fit In (Decca)

 Molly Lewis - Mirage (Jagjaguwar Records)

 Moor Mother - Jazz Code (Anti)

Oumou Sangaré - Timbuktu (World Circuit)

Savana Funk - Ghibli (Garrincha Dischi)

Sélébéyone - Xaybu: The Unseen (PI Recordings)




 Giardino Top 20 Reissues & Retrospectives


África Negra - Antologia Vol. 1 (Les Disques Bongo Joe)

Albert Ayler - Revelations; The Complete ORTF 1970 Fondation Maeght Rec.s (Elemental/4CD)

Alhaji Waziri Oshomah - The Muslim Highlife of A.W.O. (Luaka Bop)

  Buddy Miles - Buddy Miles Live (Mercury, 1971; Remastered)

Godley And Creme - Frabjous Days: The Secret World of.. 1967-69 (Grapefruit)

Gnawa Music Of Marrakesh - Night Spirit Masters (1990; Remastered, Zehra)

Kevin Rowland & D.M.R. - Too-Rye-Ay (As It Should HaveSounded) (Mercury/3CD)

Neu! - Neu! 50 (Grönland Records/Box Set) 

Stereolab - Pulse of the Early Brain [Switched on Vol. 5] (Duophonic U.H.F.)

The Pyramids - AOMAWA; The 1970s Recordings (Strut)

Orchestre Poly-Rythmo - Afro-Funk (Albarika-Acid Jazz)

Wayne Davis - Wayne Davis (Black Fire, 1976; Remastered, Strut)

Va - Afro Psych; Journeys Into Psychedelic Africa 1972 – 1977 (AfricaSeven)

 Va - Ain’t Nothing But a House Party: 60s & Early 70s Club Soul Classics (Strawberry-3CD)

Va - Bob Stanley & Pete Wiggs; Fell from the Sun (Downtempo And After Hours'90-91) (Ace)

Va - Down & Out [Downcast folk recordings 1968-1980] (NTS Recordings)

Va - Frälst! - Swedish Christian Grooves 1969-1979 (Subliminal Sounds)

  Va - Get It Right: Afro, Dub, Funk & Punk of Recreational Rec., 81-82 (Emotional Rescue)

Va - Saturno 2000 – La Rebajada de Los Sonideros 1962-83 (AnalogAfrica)

Va - Summer of Soul OST; Live at the Harlem Cultural Festival, 1969 (Legacy)





From Here To Eternity † 

 Jerry Lee Lewis (Ferriday, 29 Settembre 1935 – Nesbit, 28 Ottobre 2022)

 Angelo Badalamenti (New York, 22 Marzo 1937 – Lincoln Park, 11 Dicembre 2022)

Pharoah Sanders (Little Rock, 13 Ottobre 1940 – Los Angeles, 23 Settembre 2022)

Vangelis (Agria, 29 Marzo 1943 – Parigi, 17 Maggio 2022)

Gary Brooker (Londra, 29 Maggio 1945 – 19 febbraio 2022)

Betty Davis (Durham, 26 Luglio 1945 – Homestead, 9 Febbraio 2022)

Gal Costa (Salvador, 26 Settembre 1945 – San Paolo, 9 Novembre 2022)

Wilko Johnson (Canvey Island, 12 Luglio 1947 – Westcliff-on-Sea, 21 Novembre 2022)

Klaus Schulze (Berlino, 4 Agosto 1947 – 26 Aprile 2022) 

 Manuel Göttsching (Berlino, 9 Settembre 1952 – Berlino, 4 Dicembre 2022)

 Keith Levene (Londra, 18 Luglio 1957 – Norfolk, 11 Novembre 2022)

Andy Fletcher †  (Nottingham, 8 Luglio 1961 – Londra, 26 Maggio 2022)

Mark Lanegan (Ellensburg, 25 Novembre 1964 – Killarney, 22 Febbraio 2022)

 Mimi Parker (Duluth, 15 Settembre 1967 – 5 Novembre 2022)

Mira Calix (Durban, 28 Ottobre 1969 – Bedford, 25 Marzo 2022)

Jaimie Breezy Branch (Huntington, 17 Giugno 1983 – 22 Agosto, 2022)





(Sempre e comunque) 


Arthur Brown - Long Long Road (Prophecy Productions)

The Dream Syndicate - Ultraviolet Battle Hymns and True Confessions (Fire)

Dr. John - Things Happen That Way (Rounder Records)

Elvis Costello & The Imposters - The Boy Named If (EMI-Capitol)

Graham Nash - Live; Songs for Beginners Wild Tales (Proper Records)

The Jazz Butcher - Highest In The Land (Tapete) RIP

Judy Collins - Spellbound (Cleopatra Records)

Julian Cope - England Expectorates (Head Heritage)

Neil Young & Crazy Horse - World Record (Reprise Records)

Nick Cave & Warren Ellis - Blonde (Original Soundtrack) (Invada)

Robyn Hitchcock - Shufflemania (Tiny Ghost Records)

Van Morrison - What's It Gonna Take (Exile-BMG)

(Americana, Country, Roots-Rock, Folk, Blues….)

 Charlie Musselwhite - Mississippi Son (Alligaror)

Cowboy Junkies - Songs of the Recollection (Proper)

 The Delines - The Sea Drift (Decor Records/El Cortez)

 Hermanos Gutiérrez - El Bueno Y El Malo (Easy Eye Sound)

Ian Noe - River Fools & Mountain Saints (Thirty Tigers)

John Illsley - VIII  (100% Records) UK

The Kernal - Listen To The Blood (Single Lock Records)

Linda Martell - Color Me Country (1970/Re., ORG)

Little Freddie King - Blues Medicine (Madewright Records)

Sam Shackleton - Causeway Recordings (Sam Shackleton) UK

Taj Mahal & Ry Cooder - Get On Board (Nonesuch)

Terry Lee Hale - The Gristle & Bone Affair (Glitterhouse Records)


 The Afghan Whigs - How Do You Burn? (Bmg)

Built To Spil - When the Wind Forgets Your Name (Sub Pop)

Codeine - Dessau (Numero Group)

Guided By Voices - Crystal Nuns Cathedral (Guided By Voices Inc.)

The House Of Love - A State Of Grace (Shine On Records)

Loop - Sonancy (Reactor Records)

Pixies - Doggerel (Infectious Music-BMG)

Spiritualized - Everything Was Beautiful (Bella Union)

Spoon - Lucifer On The Sofa (Matador)

Stereolab - Pulse of the Early Brain [Switched on Vol. 5] (Duophonic U.H.F.)

Superchunk - Wild Loneliness (Merge Records)

Tindesticks - Past Imperfect; The Best Of Tindersticks ’92-’21 (City Slang)

(Alt Song, Alt-Folk, Alt-Country)

Bill Callahan - YTI⅃AƎЯ (Drag City)

Bonnie 'Prince' Billy - Selected Songs, 1998-2020 (Antiquated Future)

Eric Chenaux - Say Laura (Constellation)

Lambchop - The Bible (City Slang)

Marisa Anderson - Still, Here (Thrill Jockey Records)

Micah P. Hinson - I Lie to You (Ponderosa Music)

Will Samson - Active Imagination (Human Chorus)

Wilco - Cruel Country (dBpm Records)

Wovendand - Silver Sash (Glitterhouse)

Whitney K - Hard To Be A God EP (Maple Death Records)


(Indie Pop, Jangle Pop, Chamber Pop, Indie-Folk)

The Cat’s Miaow - Songs '94-'98 (World Of Echo)

Jeanines - Don't Wait for a Sign (Slumberland)

Michael Head & The Red Elastic Band - Dear Scott (Modern Sky)

 No Suits in Miami - Nothing Ever Happens (Shelflife)

Pete Astor - Time On Earth (Tapete Records)

The Reds, Pinks And Purples - Summer At Land's End (Tough Love-Slumberland)

The Reds, Pinks And Purples - They Only Wanted Your Soul (Slumberland)

Seatbelts - A World Inbetween (Rooftop Records)

Tony Molina - In The Fade (Run For Cover-Summer Shade)

Va - Under the Bridge (Skep Wax Records)


 (Indie Rock,  Lo-fi, Alt/Art Pop, Psych Pop, Dream Pop, Shoegaze)


Beach House - Once Twice Melody (Sub Pop)

 DEHD - Blue Skies (Fat Possum)

Ethan P. Flynn - Universal Deluge (Young Turks)

Big Thief - Dragon New Warm Mountain I Believe In You (4AD)

 Ghost Power - Ghost Power (Duophonic Super 45s)

Horsegirl - Versions of Modern Performance (Matador)

 King Hannah - I'm Not Sorry, I Was Just Being Me (City Slang)

Panda Bear & Sonic Boom - Reset (Domino)

Porridge Radio - Waterslide, Diving Board, Ladder To The Sky (Secretly Canadian)

 The Smile - A Light for Attracting Attention  (XL Recordings)

Sun's Signature - Sun's Signature (Partisan Records)




Barbara Bertisch - Prelude (Love Injection Records)

Bebawinigi - Stupor (Subsound Records) Italy

Björk - Fossora (One Little Indipendent)

Cate Le Bon - Pompeii (Mexican Summer)

Diamanda Galas - Broken Gargoyles (Intravenal Sound Operations)

Jenny Hval - Classic Objects (4AD Records)

Katarina Gryvul - Tysha (Standard Deviation)

KeeAvil - Crease (Constellation)

Keeley Forsyth - Limbs (Leaf)

Laura Loriga - Vever (Ears & Eyes Records) Italy

Lucrecia Dalt - ¡Ay! (RVNG Intl.)

Nilüfer Yanya - Painless (ATO Records)

Tara Nome Doyle - Værmin (Martin Hossbach)


(Noise, Post-Rock, Post-Punk, Psych-Rock, Kraut/Motorik)


 Black Country, New Road - Ants From Up There (Ninja Tune)

 Black Midi - Hellfire (Rough Trade)

Buñuel - KillersLike Us (Profound Lore Records-La Tempesta)

Chat Pile - God's Country (Flenser Records)

Fontaines D.C. - Skinty Fia (Partisan Records)

Gilla Band - Most Normal (Rough Trade)

King Gizzard & T. L.W. Ice, Death, Planets, Lungs, Mushrooms And Lava (KGLW)

La Jungle - Ephemeral Feast (Black Basset Records)

Moin - Paste (AD 93 Records)

Oneida - Success (Joyful Noise Recordings)

Shake Chain - Snake Chain (Upset The Rhythm)



(Garage, Punk’N’Roll, Cow-Punk, Boogie Trash, Surf, Power Pop... )


The Chats - Get Fucked (Bargain Bin Records)

Jon Spencer & The Hitmakers - Spencer Gets It Lit (Bronzerat)

 Los Pepes - The Happiness Program (Wanda-Beluga-Adrenalin Fix)

Nestter Donuts - Flamenco Trash (Voodoo Rhythm)

Not Moving L.T.D. - Love Beat (Area Pirata) Ita

Odd Men Out - Odd Men Out (Dirty Water Records)

Reverend Beat-Man and the Underground - It's a Tatter Tf Time... (Voodoo Rhythm)

Split System - Split System - Vol.1 (Legless)

Syndrome 81 - Prisons Imaginaires (Destructure, Sabotage, Black Water)

Swami John Reis - Ride the Wild Night (Swami Records)

Va - Blow My Mind! The Doré-Era-Mira Punk & Psych Legacy (Big Beat)






(Pop, Rock & Folk Reissues & Anthologies)




(Dance, IDM, Techno, House, Nu-Disco...)


 Axel Boman - Luz / Quest For Life (Studio Barnhus – BARN080AB)

DAPHNI - Cherry (Jiaolong – JIAOLONG024)

 Decius - Decius Vol. 1 (Leaf – BAY 133V)

 Dj Perception - Journey To The Star (Timehri Records – TMHLP001)

 Loraine James - Building Something Beautiful For Me (Phantom Limb – PHNTM024X)

Machine Girl - Neon White OST 1 - The Wicked Heart (Self Rel.)

Shinichi Atobe - Love Of Plastic (DDS – DDS048)

Soft Pink Truth - Is It Going To Get Any Deeper Than This ? (Thrill Jockey– THRILL 573)

Waajeed - Memoirs Of Hi-Tech Jazz (Tresor – TRESOR336, 2022)

Worldcolor - The trees were buzzing, and the grass. (Houndstooth – HTH153)

Va - COD3 QR 011 (COD3 QR – COD3QR011D)




Born Under A Rhyming Planet - Diagonals (DDS – DDS049)

Irresistible Force vs Ramjac CorporationLive At The Brain 1990(M.P.L.D. – MPD035)

Jeff Mills And The Zanza 22 - Wonderland (Axis – AXCD057)

Leftfield - This Is What We Do (Virgin Music – LF004)

Mr. Fingers - Around The Sun Pt.1 (Alleviated Records – ML-9018)

Plaid - Feorm Falorx (Warp Records – WARPDD 356)

Plastikman & Chilly Gonzales - Consumed in Key (Turbo – Turbo 213D)

System 01 - 1990-1994 (Mannequin – MNQ – 150)

Va - Bob Stanley & Pete Wiggs; Fell from the Sun (Downtempo And After Hours'90-91) (Ace)

 Va - Rare SSR Electronica 1988-94 (Crammed Archives 1) (Crammed)

Va - V4 Visions: Of Love & Androids (Numero Group – 194)

μ-Ziq - Magic Pony Ride (Planet Mu – ZIQ444) + Hello (Planet Mu –ZIQ447)



Bicep - Water (Ninja Tune – ZENDNLS624D)

 El Jóven Prisionero - Sesiones Mercurio.1 EP (Pole – POLEGROUP 063)

Jamal Moss - Thanks 4 The Tracks U Lost (Modern Love – LOVE122)

 Joseph Ashworth - Carlos EP (Disco Halal – 190296109164)

Laurent Garnier - 33T.E.P.S.V. EP 01- 02 - 03 (COD3 QR – Uncoded001/002/003)

Meowhat - Ladno EP (Apparel Music – APDEXTRA023)

 Off The Meds - Hiccups (Roman Fl​ü​gel Remixes) (Studio Barnhus – BARN069R1)

The Soft Pink Truth - Was It Ever Real (Thrill Jockey – THRILL 583)

 Theus Mago & Curses - Antidoto EP (Optimo Music – OMDD046)

Two Shell - Icons EP (Mainframe Audio – MFA 006T)


(Global Beats, Global Bass, Afro-Electro, Afrofuturism, Avant Reggaetón...)


Abadir - Mutate (SVBKVLT – SBKT050)

Authentically Plastic - Raw Space (Hakuna Kulala – HK033)

DJ Travella - Mr Mixondo (Nyege Nyege Tapes – NNT036)

Emeka Ogboh - 6°30’33.372”N 3°22’0.66”E (Danfotronics –DNFTRNX001)

 Julmud - Tuqoos طُقُوس (Bilna'es Records)

Lady Aicha & Pisko Crane’s O.F.M.K. - N’Djila Wa Mudjimu (NyegeNyege Tapes – NNT043)

Lila Tirando a Violeta - Desire Path (Naafi – NF046)

Nwando Ebizie - The Swan (Accidental Records – AC183T)

Fulu Miziki - Ngbaka EP (Moshi Moshi Records– MOSHI443)

Montparnasse Musique - Archeology (Real World Records – RW247)

Phelimuncasi - Ama Gogela (Nyege Nyege Tapes – NNT039DIG)