Program #2268

It's that time of the month again: the recordings flooding into John Schaefer's inbox haven't let up. John Schaefer once again picks through the bucketloads of CDs that have crowded into his office to find new releases worthy of showcasing in tonight's program.

PROGRAM # 2268, New Releases, March 2004 (First aired on 3/31/04)





The Bad Plus


Iron Man, excerpt [1:30]
1979 Semi-Finalist [5:30]

Columbia #58331** or*


Live From the Powerhouse

The Last Dance [6:30]

Compass #4378

Susan McKeown

Sweet Liberty

Oro Mhile Gra [4:30]

World Village #460829** (distr. By Harmonia Mundi) OR*

Wasis Diop

Everything Is Never Quite Enough

DeFaal Lu Wor [3:30]

Triloka #82033***

Caetano Veloso

A Foreign Sound

Come As You Are [4:30]

Nonesuch #79823***

The Real Tuesday Weld

I, Lucifer

Someday (Never) [2:30]

Six Degrees #657036-1097***

The Hellboys

Cha Cha With The Hellboys

Children Leaving [3:30]

HB #666123

Hasmik Harutyunyan & The Shoghaken Ensemble

Armenian Lullabies

Tikrana Kerti Ororotsayin [6:00]

Traditional Crossroads #4321*

Gregorios Strathis


Antiphon II, excerpt [6:00]

Private CD, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. Info at

*, ** Find the recordings you've heard - go to the New Sounds Recordings Information page