Archive for the 'Maison Dufrene' Category

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Brush off these dusty masterpieces and harlequin melodies and listen for the Bluebird Special off in the distance. Let this companion supply you with the American reflections and southern meditations that took this Texas native to Nashville —  to write songs that would forever change country music. Mickey Newbury – A Companion Piece

Friday, January 2nd, 2015

Sidle up and dig in to this all-vinyl medley of unicorn dreams, flittering romances, rusty country cuts. Start your year with this mix and maybe you’ll follow Mike Wilhelm’s lead when he bellows “Startin’ next week I’m gonna get myself together”. Aquarium Drunkard Presents: January – A Medley

Tuesday, December 2nd, 2014

Traverse wet and snow-covered ground, escape the cold winds of December and dig in to this all vinyl mix of warm-blooded soul and wintry folk ballads. Aquarium Drunkard Presents: December – A Medley

Sunday, November 2nd, 2014

A sonic medley of oranges and browns, falling leaves and autumn tones. Embrace soulful western ballads, gentle whispers and cold and gritty tunes that demand the tempting warmth of your winter coat. Because it is almost time, but not quite yet. Aquarium Drunkard Presents: November – A Medley

Tuesday, October 14th, 2014

Tip your hat to block the sun, wipe the dirt from your boots and let the scratchy recordings of heroes take you on a journey through the back roads of America and the untamed West. Maison Dufrene III :: Outlaws, Ramblers & Hired Hands Bruce Langhorne – Opening Lee Hazlewood – If It’s Monday Morning […]

Tuesday, September 30th, 2014

An eclectic medley of ramblin’ folk, African rhythms and mellow tunes to usher in that October breeze. Aquarium Drunkard Presents: Soulful Shade of Blue – A Medley Brook Benton – Don’t Think Twice, It’s Alright Miriam Makeba – Oxgam Bob Lind – Fennario Tom Paxton – Last Thing On My Mind The Beach Boys – […]

Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014

Summer is over. Prepare to open the windows and supplement that autumn feel with this mix of acoustic ballads, epic instrumentals and hypnotic covers. MP3: September :: A Medley

Monday, August 18th, 2014

Take a soulful trip from the handclappin’, hopscotchin’ sidewalks of New York with Shirley Ellis, down to New Orleans to do the Te-Ta-Ta with K-Doe and on up to Memphis for some soul stew from Otis and Sam & Dave. Through the unbeknownst participation of all these soul masters, Hipshakers & Heartbreakers follows the chronology of […]

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Ease back. The following is a journey through the rich musical culture of the American South – from Louisiana jazz and gospel to R&B, folk and blues forging a path from Mississippi to North Carolina. I’m Gonna Live Anyhow Until I Die :: A Medley Percy Mayfield – Louisiana Mahalia Jackson – Abraham, Martin and […]