Listening Recommendations

Students often ask what I listen to, what inspires me. Here's a list of some of my favorites in no particular order! 

  1. John Vanderslice 
  2. Left Hand Does 
  3. Tears for Fears 
  4. Frank Zappa
  5. Phish
  6. Nirvana
  7. subPixel
  8. Los Doggies
  9. Gentle Giant
  10. Akron/Family
  11. Brand X
  12. Owls
  13. Joan of Arc
  14. Faraquet 
  15. Pattern is Movement
  16. Michael Jackson
  17. Prince
  18. Steely Dan
  19. Ariel Pink's Haunted Graffiti
  20. Jeffrey Lewis
  21. Morgan Delt
  22. R. Stevie Moore
  23. Phil Ochs
  24. Neil Young
  25. Mahavishnu Orchestra
  26. Pavement
  27. Wu Tang Clan 
  28. The Roots 
  29. Loot Pack 
  30. Mad Villain 
  31. MF Doom 
  32. Mad Lib 
  33. Snoop Dogg 
  34. Tupac Shakur 
  35. Notorious BIG 
  36. A Tribe Called Quest 
  37. Leaders of the New School 
  38. Busta Rhymes 

 

Film and Television Score Composers

  1. Angelo Badalamenti
  2. John Carpenter 
  3. Danny Elfman
  4. John Barry
  5. John Williams
  6. Alan Silvestri 
  7. Michael Giacciano 
  8. Jonny Greenwood
  9. Jerry Goldsmith

Daniel H. Levine

Philadelphia, PA