JEAGS’ FANCY SLEEVES

Fancy Sleeves: The Importance of Cover Art in Record Sales and History Listening to a vinyl LP allows a person to spend time with an artist’s work. One engages in “active listening.” This includes more than merely hearing the music. You must remain present to listen to a record. You have to place the needle into the grooves. You have to fl…

ASVA – Presences of Absences LIVE

This June, the mighty Asva reassembled to perform their essential album Presences of Absences for the first time live. The group, led by Stuart Dahlquist and featuring his brother Adam, Nick Hudson, and Toby Driver, played at Subterranean in Seattle on June 22. Here is live video from that show of the album's title cut. Simultaneously maje…