Two Minutes :
Peter doesn’t just like Wire, he loves Wire. Chairs Missing changed his life. This album probably won’t change his life again. But that won’t stop Peter from listening to it repeatedly as it streams in its entirety on NPR.
Peter’s grandfather regularly remarks that he believes music continues to get better and better. Peter has to agree.
Peter liked a lot of things in 2010. Mostly he liked the music. let me count the reasons:
One of those cases of highly-recommended musicians that sound too obtuse for my tastes, I’ve not given Hauschka the slightest chance—too busy looking for the latest pop fix. However, that changed after a few seconds of this video . . . I’ve got a new musician to explore.
Oh, and there are a few more videos from this session on NPR including this one where he talks out various ways of placing his instruments in the piano.