The Electric Rubicon #4: Hiroyuki Usui

In this episode, the podcast shifts to a new, more concise format as I explore the history and music of Hiroyuki Usui. Usui was an early member of Fushitsusha (with Keiji Haino), Ghost, Marble Sheep, and others. Usui probably isn’t a household name for most listeners, but you can be sure he’s been a pivotal undercurrent in the Japanese experimental underground for almost 50 years. Hiroyuki … Continue reading The Electric Rubicon #4: Hiroyuki Usui

The Capsule Garden Vol 1.8: March 4, 2022

Foxy Digitalis depends on our awesome readers to keep things rolling. Pledge your support today via our Patreon. Lots of big news sending shockwaves and ripples through the music community that Foxy Digitalis tends to focus a lot of space and energy on this week. The Bandcamp situation isn’t ideal, but I don’t find any of it particularly surprising, either. It’s a good reminder (to myself) to always … Continue reading The Capsule Garden Vol 1.8: March 4, 2022

Weekly Video Break – March 12

Welcome to the weekly video recap. Well, I hope it’ll be weekly, but if not it will be close. This week there’s unreal live footage of Karen Dalton and a killer video from the new Black Twig Pickers. 14 minutes of Karen Dalton live (h/t to Greg Davis for sharing!) and well… be prepared to cry. Just incredible! Black Twig Pickers – “Sheets of Rain, Streams of Sun”New Black … Continue reading Weekly Video Break – March 12