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Improvised Rock

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3 Day Band 3 Day Band

Label: Important Records
Product Code: 09835
Catalog Code: IMPREC 185CD
Country: USA

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Two untitled improvisations from John Fahey and Ayal Senior, and then 15 recordings of Fahey reading selected excerpts from his writings.
3 Mice: di Falco / Vuille / Willey :  Send Me a Postcard 3 Mice: di Falco / Vuille / Willey : Send Me a Postcard

Label: Les Disques Rayes
Product Code: 16343
Catalog Code: 008
Country: Switzerland

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3 Mice bring together L'Ensemble Raye's Cedric Vuille, Thinking Plague's Dave Willey and Elaine di Falco (mixed and mastered by Udi Koomran), for an intelligent and melodic record of mostly sublime instrumental music.
Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O.:  IAO Chant from the Melting Paraiso Underground Fr Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O.: IAO Chant from the Melting Paraiso Underground Fr

Label: RIOT SEASON
Product Code: 16998
Catalog Code: REPOSE 032LP
Country: UK

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Acid Mothers Temple and an expanded Melting Paraiso U.F.O. line-up with guitarist and Japanese underground legend Tabata Mitsuru, taking Gong's infamous "Om Riff/Master Builder" to soaring new heights.
Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O.:  In Search of the Lost Divine Arc Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O.: In Search of the Lost Divine Arc

Label: Important Records
Product Code: 17746
Catalog Code: IMPREC 383CD
Country: USA

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Acid Mothers Temple in a hard and fast album with heavy, rock-oriented riffs and a vibe somewhere between Led Zeppelin and Captain Beefheart.
Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O:  Absolutely Freak Out (Zap Your Mind!) [2 CDs] Acid Mothers Temple & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O: Absolutely Freak Out (Zap Your Mind!) [2 CDs]

Label: Resonant/Static Carava
Product Code: 17912
Catalog Code: STATRES 004CD
Country: UK

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Much-needed CD reissue of AMT & The Melting Paraiso U.F.O.'s 2001 LP release with an additional 40 minutes of material from the same session, one of this phenomenal Japanese psych band's most ambitious releases.
Acid Mothers Temple SWR & Umezu Kazutoki:  Sax & The City Acid Mothers Temple SWR & Umezu Kazutoki: Sax & The City

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 13980
Catalog Code: DQC-613 / MGC-37
Country: Japan

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A live multitrack recording from 2009 of the collaboration of Acid Mothers Temple SWR - Kawabata Makoto, Tsuyama Atushi, and Yoshida Tatsuya - with saxophonist Umezu Kazutoki.
Acid Mothers Temple:  Cometary Orbital Drive to 2199 Acid Mothers Temple: Cometary Orbital Drive to 2199

Label: Nod and Smile Records
Product Code: 17432
Catalog Code: MVD 5677CD
Country: Japan

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Three new versions of the Japanese psychedelic rock improviser's Acid Mothers Temple live staple "Cometary Orbital Drive", each taken into unique territory with variations from 14 to 39 minutes in length.
Ajemian, Jason & The Highlife:  Let Me Get That Digital Ajemian, Jason & The Highlife: Let Me Get That Digital

Label: Sundmagi
Product Code: 13806
Catalog Code: SMR003
Country: USA

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Jason Ajemian's Chicago-based Highlife with Peter Hanson, Owen Stewart, Marc Riordan and New Yorker Jacob Wick, a six piece jazz/rock ensemble with a skewed lyric sense, recommended.
Algernon:  Ghost Surveillance Algernon: Ghost Surveillance

Label: Cuneiform
Product Code: 12658
Catalog Code: Rune 297
Country: USA

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Chicago's Algernon mix experimental rock, post-rock, late 70s art-punk/no-wave scene, and avant-garde jazz, pushing sytlisitic boundaries in surprising ways.
Altered States:  4 Altered States: 4

Label: Zenbei Records
Product Code: 05173
Catalog Code: Zen-003
Country: Japan

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Altered States:  6 Altered States: 6

Label: Zenbei Records
Product Code: 05974
Catalog Code: ZEN - 005
Country: Japan

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Altered States:  Bluffs - 16th Anniversary Album Altered States: Bluffs - 16th Anniversary Album

Label: Innocent Records
Product Code: 05172
Catalog Code: ICR-011.012
Country: Japan

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Altered States:  Bluffs II Altered States: Bluffs II

Label: Doubtmusic
Product Code: 06275
Catalog Code: dmf-109
Country: Japan

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Altered States:  Live In Tokyo [2 CDs] Altered States: Live In Tokyo [2 CDs]

Label: Innocent Records
Product Code: 15520
Catalog Code: ICR 017-018
Country: Japan

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Japanese improvising rock band Altered States with Uchihasi Kazuhisa (guitar), Nasuno Mitsuru (bass) and Yoshigaki Yasuhiro (drums) recorded live at NHK Tokyo Studio in 2006, and at Shinjuku Pit Inn in 2005 & 2010.
Anderson, Ron / PAK:  100% Human Hair Anderson, Ron / PAK: 100% Human Hair

Label: Ra Sounds
Product Code: 01581
Catalog Code: Ra003
Country: USA

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Anderson, Ron / PAK:  100% Human Hair <i>[Used Item]</i> Anderson, Ron / PAK: 100% Human Hair [Used Item]

Label: Ra Sounds
Product Code: 16575
Catalog Code: Ra003
Country: USA

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Anderson, Ron:  Secret Curve Anderson, Ron: Secret Curve

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 14162
Catalog Code: 8079
Country: USA

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PAK combines complex and shifting rock with improvisation in unexpected and wonderfully demanding ways, here in a band including Anthony Coleman, Tim Byrnes, Jerome Noetinger, &c.
Angel Ov Death:  live in space and time [DVD] Angel Ov Death: live in space and time [DVD]

Label: Veal
Product Code: 14222
Catalog Code: Veal 0006
Country: USA

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Andrew d'Angelo, Mike Pride, and Jamie Saft's NY alter-ego as a rock band fusing metal, hardcore, free jazz and noise, here in a DVD documenting their first NY show at The Stone, NYC.
Astrakan:  Comets and Monsters Astrakan: Comets and Monsters

Label: Jaguar Steps
Product Code: 16457
Catalog Code: JAST 02
Country: UK

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With a new sound, Astrakan has re-formed, adding bass guitarist Jeff Spencer as well as keyboardist and unique vocalist Celia Lu to the band, while still combining composition and improvisation with a focus on superb instrumental solos.
Autoryno (w/ Gary Lucas):  Cosmopolitan Traffic Autoryno (w/ Gary Lucas): Cosmopolitan Traffic

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 18027
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8181
Country: USA

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Guests David Krakauer and Gary Lucas join this Paris-based rock band known for their insanely great technical skills, Klezmer melodic influences, tight arrangements and powerful drive.
Babin's, Tommy Benzene:  Your Body Is Your Prison Babin's, Tommy Benzene: Your Body Is Your Prison

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 12812
Catalog Code: DA00584
Country: Canada

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Bassist Babin's Benzene band mixes free improvisation with rock overtones, tight changes giving way to excellent solos from all members of this exceptional quartet.
Bark Haze, The:  Total Joke Era Bark Haze, The: Total Joke Era

Label: Important Records
Product Code: 08004
Catalog Code: imprec127
Country: USA

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BARK!:  Fume of Sighs BARK!: Fume of Sighs

Label: psi
Product Code: 17683
Catalog Code: 12.04
Country: UK

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The third CD by the trio of Rex Casswell (electric guitar), Phillip Marks (percussion) and Paul Obermayer (samples), creating beautiful jagged, sharp edged textures propelled by some of their tightest, strangest, most powerful rhythmic designs yet.
Barnacled:  Charles Barnacled: Charles

Label: ESP
Product Code: 10730
Catalog Code: ESP 4049
Country: USA

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Barnacled plays fun and complex, twisty/turny improvised rock in a chamber/prog/RIO vein, fueled by Alek K. Redfearn and many Eyesore alumni - recommended!
Bennink / West / Ex:  Let's Go [VINYL] Bennink / West / Ex: Let's Go [VINYL]

Label: Terp Records
Product Code: 13137
Catalog Code: TERPIS 016LP
Country: The Netherlands

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Han Bennink on rock drum-kit with Ex guitarist Terrie and alto saxophonist Brodie West in an album that crosses jazz and rock territory in remarkable studio recordings.
Berrocal, Jacques:  Paralleles Berrocal, Jacques: Paralleles

Label: Alga Marghen
Product Code: 11739
Catalog Code: ALGA 037CD
Country: Italy

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Reissue of this '77 release from multi-instrumentalist Berrocal (NWW) and collaborators, mixing jazz, improv, rock'n'roll, punk, no wave, spoken words and industrial sound.
Birds and Buildings:  Bantam to Behemoth Birds and Buildings: Bantam to Behemoth

Label: Emkog
Product Code: 13313
Catalog Code: EMKOG 002
Country: USA

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Intense and intricate jazz-rock, with some Zeuhl, avant-garde, fusion, and symphonic moments, including great saxophone soloing and percussion work.
Black Happy Day:  In the Garden of Ghostflowers Black Happy Day: In the Garden of Ghostflowers

Label: Silber Media
Product Code: 11046
Catalog Code: 053
Country: USA

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A collaboration between Tara Vanflower & Timothy Renner bridging ambient music and americana using guitars, banjo & dulcimer with feedback & effects.
Black, Jim / Alasnoaxis:  Houseplant Black, Jim / Alasnoaxis: Houseplant

Label: Winter & Winter
Product Code: 13698
Catalog Code: 154
Country: USA

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Jim Black and AlaxNoAxis featuring Chris Speed, with Skulii Sverrisson on bass and Hilmar Jensson on guitars, in their 5th album blending jazz with rock and pop influences.
Blanc, Michel:  Le Passage Eclair Blanc, Michel: Le Passage Eclair

Label: D'Autres Cordes
Product Code: 09481
Catalog Code: dac 071
Country: France

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Drummer Michel Blanc with fellow members of Push the Triangle in an amazing album of avant jazz-rock that push the envelope on genre bending technical chops.
Blast 4tet:  Sift Blast 4tet: Sift

Label: Recommended Records
Product Code: 11860
Catalog Code: RER BLAST2
Country: UK

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Blast's 2nd release on the ReR label, compositional rock that incorporates complex compositions with improvisation sections in seamless and breathtaking ways.
Blue Sausage Infant:  Flight of the Solstice Queens Blue Sausage Infant: Flight of the Solstice Queens

Label: Zeromoon
Product Code: 13050
Catalog Code: ZER010
Country: USA

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Chester Hawkins' long running BSI project now based in DC, layering groove based (kraut)rock with unearthly sound sources, plundered samples, and all form of unmentionable sound.
Borbetomagus / Shaking Ray Levis:  Coelacanth [10" VINYL] Borbetomagus / Shaking Ray Levis: Coelacanth [10" VINYL]

Label: Agaric
Product Code: 09545
Catalog Code: AG1991
Country: USA

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1991 collaboration between Shaking Ray Levis and Borbetomagus in an exquisite mix of over-amplified and otherwise bewilderingly fierce free improv.
Boredoms:  77 Boa Drum [DVD] Boredoms: 77 Boa Drum [DVD]

Label: Thrill Jockey
Product Code: 13551
Catalog Code: THR 250DVD
Country: USA

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77 Boa Drum is a 77 minute, 777 second DVD documentary about the legendary 77 Boa Drum performance Boredoms conducted on July 7, 2007 in Brooklyn, NY.
Boredoms:  Super Roots 3 Boredoms: Super Roots 3

Label: Vice Recordings
Product Code: 07640
Catalog Code: 94581-2
Country: USA

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Boredoms:  Super Roots 5 Boredoms: Super Roots 5

Label: Vice Recordings
Product Code: 07641
Catalog Code: 94582-2
Country: USA

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Boredoms:  Super Roots 8 [EP] Boredoms: Super Roots 8 [EP]

Label: Vice Recordings
Product Code: 07683
Catalog Code: 94585-2
Country: USA

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Borisov, Alexei / Olga Nosova / Dave Phillips:  Borinosophil Borisov, Alexei / Olga Nosova / Dave Phillips: Borinosophil

Label: Monotype
Product Code: 16191
Catalog Code: mono051
Country: Poland

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Russian industrial/electronic/free improv artists Alexei Borisov and Olga Nosova in a trio with Swiss experimenter Dave Phillips in works that pass from transcendental to insanely complex and halucinatory - play loud!
Brovold, Bill and Larval:  Surviving Death / Alive Why? Brovold, Bill and Larval: Surviving Death / Alive Why?

Label: Cuneiform
Product Code: 07612
Catalog Code: Rune 248/249
Country: USA

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Bryan and the Haggards featuring Dr. Eugene Chadbourne:  Merles Just Want To Have Fun Bryan and the Haggards featuring Dr. Eugene Chadbourne: Merles Just Want To Have Fun

Label: Northern Spy
Product Code: 18126
Catalog Code: NCSD 046
Country: USA

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A ridiculously spirited, lovingly raucous tribute to Merle Haggard from saxophonist Bryan Murray's eccentric band with Jon Irabagon (sax), Jon Lundbom (guitar), Moppa Elliott (bass) and Danny Fischer (drums), with Doc Chadbourne on vocals, banjo and dobro.
Bryan and the Haggards:  Pretend It's the End Of the World Bryan and the Haggards: Pretend It's the End Of the World

Label: Hot Cup Records
Product Code: 13526
Catalog Code: Hot Cup 094
Country: USA

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New York's most decorated avant-country instrumental Merle Haggard cover band featuring Bryan Murray and Jon lrabagon on sax, Jon Lundbom on guitar, Moppa Elliott on bass and Danny Flscher on drums.
Burnt Hills:  Morning Glory Burnt Hills: Morning Glory

Label: Ruby Red Editora
Product Code: 10256
Catalog Code: RR20
Country: UK

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Hailing from Albany, NY, Burnt Hills plays a wild psychedelic mash of improvised rock, a thick stew of cosmic morning glory-induced hallucinogenic music.
Burnt Hills:  Morning Glory <i>[Used Item]</i> Burnt Hills: Morning Glory [Used Item]

Label: Ruby Red Editora
Product Code: 10450
Catalog Code: RR20
Country: UK

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Hailing from Albany, NY, Burnt Hills plays a wild psychedelic mash of improvised rock, a thick stew of cosmic morning glory-induced hallucinogenic music.
Bushman's Revenge:  Electric Komle - Live! [VINYL LP + CD] Bushman's Revenge: Electric Komle - Live! [VINYL LP + CD]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 17578
Catalog Code: RLP 2144LP
Country: Norway

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Recorded live from a show at Storyville jazz club in Norway, this album showcases a number of free jazz, rock-influenced pieces by Bushman's Revenge from their previous records.
Bushman's Revenge:  Never Mind The Botox [VINYL] Bushman's Revenge: Never Mind The Botox [VINYL]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 15682
Catalog Code: RLP 2125LP
Country: Norway

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The companion album to Bushman's Revenge's "Bonanza" album, recorded and mixed during the same sessions in 2011, with the band covering favorites from Black Sabbath to Ornette Coleman and Sun Ra.
Bushman's Revenge:  Thou Shalt Boogie! Bushman's Revenge: Thou Shalt Boogie!

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 18373
Catalog Code: RCD 2151CD
Country: Norway

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The sixth powerhouse album for Rune Grammofon from the Oslo-based trio Bushman's Revenge, who site their influences as Sun Ra, Ornette Coleman, Sonny Sharrock and Alice Coltrane, plus the raw power of Black Sabbath and The Pixies.
Bushman's Revenge:  Thou Shalt Boogie! <i>[Used Item]</i> Bushman's Revenge: Thou Shalt Boogie! [Used Item]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 18942
Catalog Code: RCD 2151CD
Country: Norway

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The sixth powerhouse album for Rune Grammofon from the Oslo-based trio Bushman's Revenge, who site their influences as Sun Ra, Ornette Coleman, Sonny Sharrock and Alice Coltrane, plus the raw power of Black Sabbath and The Pixies.
Bushman's Revenge:  Thou Shalt Boogie! [VINYL] Bushman's Revenge: Thou Shalt Boogie! [VINYL]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 18374
Catalog Code: RLP 3151LP
Country: Norway

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The Oslo-based trio of Even Helte Hermansen (guitar), Rune Nergaard (bass) and Gard Nilssen (drums) are joined by David Wallumrod (organ) on this warm, almost meditative, album of composition and impov.
Bushman's Revenge:  You Lost Me At Hello Bushman's Revenge: You Lost Me At Hello

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 11327
Catalog Code: RCD 2083CD
Country: Norway

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Shining's guitarist Even Helte Hermansen leads this heavy power trio in an all-on-assault of heavy improvised rock, comparable to Scorch Trio or Motorpsycho.
CACAW:  Stellar Power CACAW: Stellar Power

Label: Skirl
Product Code: 17975
Catalog Code: 23
Country: USA

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With the stellar lineup of Landon Knoblock (keyboards), Oscar Noriega (sax) and Jeff Davis (drums), the NYC futurist jazz trio CACAW blends avant-jazz and synth rock in exhilarating and unorthodox ways on this impressive debut release.

 



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