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KZSC Jazz, the Charts and Adds – End of November

Whether you’re eating tofu or turkey this year, its normally a time when people from most any background can reflect upon what they’re thankful for. As for me, I’m thankful for having Coltrane’s A Love Supreme to enjoy on vinyl, but also all of the wonderful new and recent releases in KZSC’s Jazz department. Dig this:

Top 10 Charts:

1 AHMAD JAMAL Saturday Morning Jazz Village
2 BEATA PATER Golden Lady Self-Released
3 DAVID BECKER TRIBUNE Distance Travel Acoustic Music
4 HARRIS EISENSTADT Golden State Songlines
5 KENNY GARRETT Pushing The World Away Mack Avenue
6 JOSHUA SHNEIDER Joshua Shneider Love Speaks Orchestra Brooklyn Jazz Underground
7 JEFF LEDERER’S SWING N’ DIX Swing N’ Dix
8 CHARNETT MOFFETT Spirit Of Sound Motema
9 ROBERT GLASPER EXPERIMENT Black Radio 2 Blue Note
10 PINK MARTINI Get Happy Heinz

ADDS:

1 GEORGE COLLIGAN The Endless Mysteries Origin
2 MICHELLE ZANGARA Songs Of Blue MZRecords
3 RALPHIE ARMSTRONG HomeBASS Mack Avenue
4 BOBBY WATSON Check Cashing Day Lafiya
5 MITCH FROHMAN’S LATIN JAZZ QUARTET From Daddy With Love

bOk! From the entirety of staff at KZSC, we wish you a wonderful Thanksgivukkah filled with love and gratitude!

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Rock Charts – End of November

Top 10:

unnamed1. LA LUZ – It’s Alive
2. NIGHT BEATS – Sonic Bloom
3. NOBUNNY – Secret Songs: Reflections From The Ear Mirror
4. WHITE FENCE – Live In San Francisco
5. DUCKTAILS – Wish Hotel [EP]
6. SWEARIN’ – Surfing Strange
7. TERRY MALTS – Nobody Realizes This Is Nowhere
8. CRYSTAL ANTLERS – Nothing Is Real
9. AUDACITY – Butter Knife
10. ARCADE FIRE – Reflektor

 

 

 

Top Adds:

61BxDSw8BfL._SL500_AA300_1. GORIES – The Shaw Tapes: Live From 1988
2. KEVIN MORBY – Harlem River
3. FUZZ – Live In San Francisco
4. GAP DREAM – Shine Your Light

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

La Luz is a really awesome all girl surf band. We really love them at KZSC. They recently got into a pretty serious car crash that wrecked their gear. If you’re interested in donating to help them get back on their feet here’s a link: http://www.hardlyart.com/shop/laluz.html

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November Loud Rock Charts

Our top chart for November, Protest the Hero, is playing in San Francisco on Friday at Slim’s. If you’re a fan of good music, definitely check them out! They put on great live performances.

 

symphonies1    LEAVES’ EYES    Symphonies Of The Night    Napalm
2    GENERATION KILL    We’re All Gonna Die    Nuclear Blast
3    AFTER THE BURIAL    “A Wolf Among Ravens” [Single]    Sumerian
4    VARIOUS ARTISTS    Thriller: A Metal Tribute To Michael Jackson    Cleopatra
5    BAD RELIGION    Christmas Songs    Epitaph

 

 

 

volition1    PROTEST THE HERO    Volition    Razor and Tie
2    SKELETONWITCH    Serpents Unleashed    Prosthetic
3    REFLECTIONS    Exist    eOne
4    NORTHLANE    Singularity    UNFD
5    KATAKLYSM    Waiting For The End To Come    Nuclear Blast
6    DEAD LETTER CIRCUS    The Catalyst Fire    The End
7    NEUROTIC NOVEMBER    Anunnaki    Victory Records
8    IMPENDING DOOM    Death Will Reign    eOne
9    HAIL OF BULLETS    III The Rommel Chronicles    Metal Blade
10    LAST TEN SECONDS OF LIFE    Invivo/Exvivo    Density

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Rock Charts – Mid November

Top 10:

142347_thumb1. COSMONAUTS – Persona Non Grata
2. LA LUZ – It’s Alive
3. AUDACITY – Butter Knife
4. NIGHT BEATS – Sonic Bloom
5. CRYSTAL ANTLERS – Nothing Is Real
6. NOBUNNY – Secret Songs: Reflections From The Ear Mirror
7. COACHWHIPS – Hands On The Controls
8. DR. DOG – B-Room
9. DUCKTAILS – Wish Hotel [EP]
10. PARQUET COURTS – Tally All The Things That You Broke [EP]

 

Top 5 Adds:

images1. WHITE FENCE – Live In San Francisco
2. DESTROYER – Five Spanish Songs
3. PAMPERS – Pampers
4. THROWING MUSES – Purgatory/Paradises
5. BARDO POND – Venus On Earth

 

 

We’re really excited about Castle Face’s release of White Fence – Live in San Francisco here at the station. Here’s a track from it, called Swagger Vets:

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Mid-November New Jazz Releases

What’s happenin’ in jazz?  Here it is:

Top New Jazz Releases:

1    BEATA PATER    Golden Lady    Self-Released
2    ROBERT GLASPER EXPERIMENT    Black Radio 2    Blue Note
3    BILL MAYS AND THE INVENTIONS TRIO    Life’s A Movie    Chiaroscuro
4    DAVID SILLS    Blue’s The New Green    Gut String
5    HARRIS EISENSTADT    Golden State    Songlines
6    JOSHUA SHNEIDER    Joshua Shneider Love Speaks Orchestra    Brooklyn Jazz Underground
7    SUZI STERN    Romancing The Dark    Bus Biscuit
8    ZOOT SIMS    Compatibility    Delmark REcords
9    RESONANCE    Introductions    Mandala
10    JAZZ COMBUSTION UPRISING    Self-Immolation    Flaming Hakama

Just In:
1    MATT BAKER    Underground    Self-Released
2    B.D. LENZ    Ready Or Not    Jade Buddah
3    JUAN GARCIA-HERREROS SNOW OWL    Normas    Inner Circle
4    DAVID BECKER TRIBUNE    Distance Travel    Acoustic Music
5    NICHOLAS PAYTON    Sketches Of Spain    BMF

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November RPM Charts

Top 10:

1 MACHINEDRUM Vapor City Ninja Tune
2 RANGE Nonfiction Donky Pitch
3 BOOKA SHADE Eve Embassy Of Music
4 MOUNT KIMBIE CSFLY Remixes [EP] Warp
5 DECO Timescales Deceast
6 SPECIAL REQUEST Soul Music Houndstooth
7 SHIGETO No Better Time Than Now Ghostly
8 ALUNAGEORGE Body Music Vagrant
9 JAMES BLAKE Overgrown Republic
10 ALLUXE Nomad Electronic Creatives

Top 5 Adds:

1 GESAFFELSTEIN Aleph Bromance
2 KRAAK AND SMAAK Chrome Waves Jalapeno
3 ELIZABETH ROSE EP2 Inertia
4 SON LUX Lanterns Joyful Noise
5 RECONDITE Hinterland Ghostly