Christina Vantzou & JAB

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The fifth in our SIDES mix series is from Commend family members and frequent collaborators Christina Vantzou and John Also Bennett.

Vantzou’s exceptional new album No. 3 was recently released on Kranky. Bennett is a member of NYC synthesis trio Forma, who also have a double album on the way on Kranky (shh, it’s a secret!).


01. Claude Larson “Infinity”
02. Jon Gibson “Cycles” (excerpt) / crossfade to:
03. Global Communication “9.39” (excerpt) / crossfade to:
04. David Hykes “Lines to a Great Lord” (excerpt) / crossfade to:
05. Kim Gordon “Walks With Men” (White Columns Records 010)
06. Moondog “Pastoral”
07. La Monte Young / Marian Zazeela Drift Study VII 73 9 : 27 : 27 : 10 : 06 : 41 PM NYC Overlay with w/ Popul Vuh / Florian Fricke – Mahayana (Karuna)
08. Paul Dresher “Night Songs” (excerpt) / crossfade to:
09. Arthur Russell “Tower of Meaning” B side (excerpt) / crossfade to:
10. Christina Vantzou – Valley Drone (Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe “Plateau” remix) overlay with:
11. Ariel Kalma “Pagnifico”
12. John Adams “Light over Water” part one (excerpt) / crossfade to:
13. Alice Coltrane Shiva-Loka (excerpt) / crossfade to:
14. Christina Vantzou – Entanglement (John Also Bennett Remix) (excerpt) / crossfade to:
15. Laurie Spiegel The Expanding Universe B Side (excerpt reversed) overlay with:
16. Kanye West “Wolves” crossfade back to Laurie Spiegel The Expanding Universe
17. Meredith Monk “View 2” (excerpt) / crossfade to:
18. Steve Roach “Structures from Silence” (reversed) overlay with:
19 Beyoncé “Pray you catch me” (CV screwed) overlay with:
20. Something In the Sky (Jeff Mills) mystery 12″ crossfade to:
21. Penderecki Threnody to the victims of Hiroshima (excerpt)
22. Ennio Morricone “Once Upon a Time in the West”