When my brother was a baby my father would dance him to sleep in our living room to recordings of Penguin Cafe Orchestra.
Sometimes it’s words. A story. Sometimes a color. A feeling. A sound. Timbre.
For this memory, Guitars.
- Still Racing / Julian Lynch from Mare [Olde English Spelling Bee, 2010]
- Pony Tails / Pants Yell! from Songs for Siblings [Asaurus, 2004]
- Untitled #1 (Bobby Burg/Nate Kinsella) / Joan of Arc from Presents Guitar Duets [Record Label, 2005]
- Cold Mountain Song 286 / Mount Eerie from Seven New Songs [P.W. Elverum & Sun, 2004]
- Soil / The Combovers from Soil [self-released, 2010]
- The Waves / The Brrr from Summer Songs (Part One) CD-R [self-released, 2005]
- Joseph and Rosemary / Vollmar from 13 Or So People Who Need Chances [BlueSanct, 2004]
- You Still Believe in Me (Beach Boys cover) / M. Ward from Transistor Radio [Merge, 2005]
- Translatee / Mandarin Dynasty from Sea Legs [Rocinante, 2005]
- Air à Danser / Penguin Cafe Orchestra from Penguin Cafe Orchestra [E.G., 1981]