The Capsule Garden Vol 1.33: September 16, 2022

The hits keep coming here in September, the worst of the months. Can’t it just be fall already? Irarrázabal / Baldwin Grips (Tripticks Tapes) I can’t imagine something more in my wheelhouse than a double-double bass album with two of my favorite bassists, yet Grips still exceeds my expectations. Both Amanda Irarrázabal and Nat Baldwin are no strangers to Foxy Digitalis as they’ve put out countless diamonds in the … Continue reading The Capsule Garden Vol 1.33: September 16, 2022

Amanda Irarrázabal’s Bass is an Entire World

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon. There’s something so incredibly satisfying about a good solo bass record. When I first heard Amanda Irarrázabal’s Desprendimiento, I knew she was an artist I needed to learn more about. There’s something about the way she plays her instrument that is filled with emotion and curiosity, but her technical ability allows … Continue reading Amanda Irarrázabal’s Bass is an Entire World

Amanda Irarrázabal & gabby fluke-mogul “RAYAS”

I’m rarely going to pass up an opportunity to write about gabby fluke-mogul, but even with that said this new collaboration with bassist Amanda Irarrázabal is something special. Listening to RAYAS, I feel like I’m being pulled apart, muscle fiber by muscle fiber so that I can be reassembled as something new and spectacular. fluke-mogul and Irarrázabal both bring out the rawest, most tactile character of … Continue reading Amanda Irarrázabal & gabby fluke-mogul “RAYAS”