Episode #3326

As the World Drones

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Monday, April 16, 2012

Ergo If Not Inertia Ergo - If Not Inertia (Facebook)

Hear drones from across the world and recent recorded history on this New Sounds. Listen to instrumental melodies over drones, vocal melodies and vocal drones, and sometimes the drone of the Earth.  To that end, there's music from guitarist John Abercrombie, something from the band Ergo, and a piece from Norwegian saxophone player Jan Garbarek accompanied by a wind harp.  All that and more.

PROGRAM #3326, As the World Drones  (First aired on 4/16/2012)                                                         





From Scratch

Songs For Heroes

Zitherum drones [2:44]

Rattle Records RAT –D002


If Not Inertia

If Not Inertia [6:57]

Cuneiform Records Rune 339

Jan Garbarek


Dis [7:44]

ECM 1093

The Rustavi Choir

Georgian Voices

Orovela [5:29]

Nonesuch/Explorer #79224

 Jocelyn Montgomery, David Lynch

NS Live  @WFC, 1/22/99

Viridissima (O Viridissima virga) [5:26]

This performance not commercially available.  "Lux Vivens" – the Music of Hildegard von Bingen, by Jocelyn Montgomery and David Lynch, is on Mammoth Records #354 980-183, Available at

David Bowie (Brian Eno)


Warszawa [6:22]

Rykodisc #10142, now reissued on Virgin.
Available at

John Abercrombie


Timeless [12:03]

ECM 1047

Comments [2]


Seems like a mix-up with that facebook link there, if it was meant to link to Ergo's page it's here:

Thanks again for having us on the show! We play at Barbes tomorrow night:
Wedesday, April 18, 8pm
Barbes 376 9th Street,
Park Slope, Brooklyn, NY

Apr. 17 2012 02:33 PM
Tom G

No playlist?

Apr. 17 2012 12:25 PM

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