Listen Series

Saturday 16th January

January 16, 2010

So here is the first in a hopefully long series of audio downloads available here for free. Late last year, when it was announced that the long running and highly influential internet magazine Bagatellen was to close its doors I wondered what I could do as a tribute to a site that was really the first place on the internet that I read about this strange little area of music I like, and the first place I ventured forward and made any comment of my own. One of the more recent developments at Bags had been the Listen Series, which was just a collection of audio pieces by an assortment of eminent names that were put up as free downloads. As I had really enjoyed this series it occurred to me that it would be good to essentially steal the idea wholesale and transport it over here, to keep the idea running, partly as a tribute to Bagatellen and its long suffering head honcho Al Jones.

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