Episode #2274

Live from Merkin Hall

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Sunday, March 05, 2006

On this edition of New Sounds, hear more highlights from past seasons of New Sounds Live concert series at Merkin Hall. There are slide guitar works by Daniel Lanois along with a slide-guitar-plus-toys improvisation by Dave Tronzo. Plus, John King's "Shuffle", a work for electric string quartet, performed by the group Ethel.

PROGRAM # 2274, From New Sounds Live (Mon. 4-19-04)





Daniel Lanois & Dave Tronzo

New Sounds Live, Merkin Hall 2-3-04

Drifting [3:00]

Not commercially available.

Dave Tronzo

Improvisation [9:30]

Not commercially available, but some of his recordings are at

Daniel Lanois

Steel Blue Eyes [2:30]

Not commercially available.

Bob Brozman

Hammock Blues [4:00]

This performance not commercially available, but the tune appears on "Live Now",


New Sounds Live, Merkin Hall, 2-26-04

John King: Shuffle [5:00] From King's piece, "Sweet Hardwood"

This performance not commercially available. Sweet Hardwood is on Ethel's self-titled CD, CA21017, at

Chris Thomas King

Dirty South Hip Hop Blues

Revelations [5:00] Hard Time Killing Floor Blues [3:00]

21st Century Blues #2106

Neil B. Rolnick

CDCM Computer Music Series, Vol. 7

A Robert Johnson Sampler [10:00]

Centaur #2047**

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

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