16" x 20"
oil on canvas, 2011
Top 100 2010: top 10 #60
- Sergey Ryabtsev - Improvisation —Ryabtsev is a Russian born violinist for the band Gogol Bordella. Last week I helped install the exhibition Crossing the Boulevard at the Urban Art Space in Columbus, Ohio and the violin tune is found on a CD that comes with the catalog.
- Be Good Tanyas - Waiting Around to Die —Cover of the Townes Van Zandt classic that is found back at #10 in the Top 100. I also posted the video for this on Facebook.
- Beth Orton - Conceived —(see above)
- Atman - The End of Philosophy —Question: What do you do when you have a Polish co-worker? Answer: You bring in your Polish CDs from your collection.
- M.I.A. - Born Free —And that propels this to number one in the Top 100 2010!
- Beth Orton - Shopping Trolley —After Conceived this is the second track from Comfort of Strangers for which a video was made. Very happy and funny once again.
- Alela Diane - Dry Grass and Shadows —There were three Alela Diane song in the Top 100 2009 last year, all from the CD To Be Still. With these four points Dry Grass and Shadows is the sole survivor.
- Yael Naim - New Soul —Again a very happy song. It's one of Maria's favorites.
- Elizabeth Cotton - Freight Train —A classic and long time favorite of mine.
- Cat Power - Wonderwall —From the John Peel Sessions, a really great radio performance from quite a few years ago. I'm waiting on a her new album for a while now. Waiting... waiting... waiting...