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Chamber Rock
 
Afuche: Highly Publicized Digital Boxing Match Afuche:
Highly Publicized Digital Boxing Match

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Afuche is a young band from Brooklyn in the chamber prog mold, upbeat and complex music with influences ranging from Zappa, Can, Crimson, African and Afro-Cuban music.

Ahleuchatistas: What You Will Ahleuchatistas:
What You Will

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Astrakan Astrakan:

(Jaguar Steps -- Great Britain )

Price: $6.80

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5 piece UK band based in London playing rock with a jazz orientation, instrumental material with an edge that reminds the listener of Henry Cow, Hatfield, Soft, &c.

Blast 4tet: Sift Blast 4tet:
Sift

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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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.

Blast: Altrastrata Blast:
Altrastrata

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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Branca, Glenn: Symphonies Nos. 8 & 10 (The Mysteries) Branca, Glenn:
Symphonies Nos. 8 & 10 (The Mysteries)

(Atavistic -- USA )

Price: $10.50

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NYC composer Branca in 1994 recordings of his Symphonies 8 & 10 with guitarists Steven Antonelli, Eric Hubel, Phil Kline, Brannon Hungness, Carolyn Master, John Myers, Dave Reid, Ellen Watkins & drummer Virgil Moorefield.

Fabbro, Guido Del : Agregats Fabbro, Guido Del :
Agregats

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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Violinist Del Fabbro (Fanfare Pourpour, Rouge Ciel) present 13 pieces for up to ten players with Jean Derome, Pierre Tanguay in a melting pot of avant-rock & compositional forms.

Fond of Tigers: Release The Saviours Fond of Tigers:
Release The Saviours

(Drip Audio -- Canada )

Price: $13.95

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Since 2003 this Vancouver septet has merged jazz, improv, electro-acoustic, and progressive/avant musics into an exhilarating ordered chaos of highly listenable music.

Forgas Band Phenomena: Axis Of Madness Forgas Band Phenomena:
Axis Of Madness

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Drummer and composer Patrick Forgas' improvising chamber rock band in his 4th Phenomena band release, inspired and melodic compositions with room for his great soloists.

Frith, Fred: Impur II Frith, Fred:
Impur II

(ReR/ Fred Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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The 2nd part of a composition commissioned by L'Ecole Nationale de Musique de Villeurbanne as a 2 year residency and performed by a large group conducted by Frith.

Hamster Theater: Carnival Detournement Hamster Theater:
Carnival Detournement

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $11.95

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Hamster Theatre: The Public Execution of Mister Personality / Quasi Day Room: Live at the Moore Thea Hamster Theatre:
The Public Execution of Mister Personality / Quasi Day Room: Live at the Moore Theatre

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Henry Cow: Western Culture Henry Cow:
Western Culture

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95

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Kerman, Dave: Regarding Purgatories Kerman, Dave:
Regarding Purgatories

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Maclean, Steve: GPS Maclean, Steve:
GPS

(Recommended Records -- USA )

Price: $12.00

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Steve MacLean's 5-piece ensemble perform complex, composed polyrhythmic pieces interspersed with atmospheric improvisations for guitar, bass, keyboard, percussion and various objects.

Muffins, The: Double Negative Muffins, The:
Double Negative

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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NeBeLNeST: ZePTO NeBeLNeST:
ZePTO

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Present: Certitudes Present:
Certitudes

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Present: Le Poison Qui Rend Fou (Expanded & Remastered) [2 CDs] Present:
Le Poison Qui Rend Fou (Expanded & Remastered) [2 CDs]

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $20.95

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Born from Univers Zero, guitarist Roger Trigaux originally released this remarkable chamber rock/RIO album in 1983, whose title translates to "The Poison That Makes You Insane", here remastered and including additional live concert recordings.

Present: Triskaidekaphobie [expanded and remastered] Present:
Triskaidekaphobie [expanded and remastered]

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Cofounding member of Univer Zero, Roger Trigaux left that band in 1979 to develop Present, whose first album is this "Triskaidekaphobie", here remastered and with a 16 page booklet of history and photos, plus 20 minutes of new material.

Pritsker, Gene: Varieties of Religious Experience Suite Pritsker, Gene:
Varieties of Religious Experience Suite

(Innova -- USA )

Price: $7.50

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Sound Liberation is an eclectic chamber ensemble led by guitarist Gene Pritsker, complex and genre-encompassing compositions that embrace compositions, improv, rock, and electronic approaches.

Red Masque, The: Fossil Eyes Red Masque, The:
Fossil Eyes

(Ad Hoc Records -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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Chamber rock prowess with heavy crimson-cow-esque drama and power, a complex journey through 11 songs from a band that's as technically impressive and they are studio savvy.

Saint Dirt Elementary School: Abandoned Ballroom Saint Dirt Elementary School:
Abandoned Ballroom

(Barnyard -- Canada )

Price: $13.95

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The chamber rock 8 piece Saint Dirt Elementary School ensemble in their second release on Barnyard, superb sophisticated compositions reminiscent of L'Ensemble Raye or Conventum.

Science Group, The (Cutler > Tickmayer > Drake): ...A Mere Coincidence... Science Group, The (Cutler > Tickmayer > Drake):
...A Mere Coincidence...

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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Science Group, The: Spoors Science Group, The:
Spoors

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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Univers Zero: (Remastered) Univers Zero:
(Remastered)

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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The remaster of the first album from innovative chamber rock/RIO band Univers Zero album, a fascinating and inventive combination of rock and compositional music.

Univers Zero: Ceux Du Dehors Univers Zero:
Ceux Du Dehors

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Univers Zero: Clivages Univers Zero:
Clivages

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Founding members of the RIO movement (Henry Cow, Samla Mamas, &c) U.Z. is one of complex chamber rock's finest groups, here with their first studio release in five years.

Univers Zero: Crawling Wind Univers Zero:
Crawling Wind

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $9.50

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Univers Zero: Heresie [REMASTER] Univers Zero:
Heresie [REMASTER]

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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The 2nd release from one of the founders of the RIO movement, complex, sophisticated, and sinister chamber rock of the highest order, remixed from the original 1979 multitrack recordings.

Univers Zero: Implosion Univers Zero:
Implosion

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $12.00

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Univers Zero: Live Univers Zero:
Live

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Univers Zero: Relaps Univers Zero:
Relaps

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.59

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"Relaps" presents a peek into the recorded archives of one of the founding members of the Rock in Opposition (RIO) movement, the great avant-rock ensemble Univers Zero.

Univers Zero: Rhythmix Univers Zero:
Rhythmix

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Univers Zero: The Hard Quest Univers Zero:
The Hard Quest

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Univers Zero: Uzed Univers Zero:
Uzed

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Sharp, Elliott + Scott Fields: Akra Kampoj Sharp, Elliott + Scott Fields:
Akra Kampoj

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $9.56

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Using mostly unprocessed electric guitars, the duo of Elliott Sharp and Scott Fields' latest release presents eight dueling guitar works using dynamic, angular tones and textures, from extremely aggressive work to clean avant-jazz with twisted technical intent.

Bley / Koglmann / Peacock: Annette Bley / Koglmann / Peacock:
Annette

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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The trio of bassist Gary Peacock, pianist Paul Bley, and trumpeter Franz Koglmann interpret and improvise on the music of avant song-writer Annette Peacock.

Dixon Orchestra, Bill: 17 Musicians In Search of a Sound: Darfur Dixon Orchestra, Bill:
17 Musicians In Search of a Sound: Darfur

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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Legendary trumpeter, composer and educator Bill Dixon in a 17 piece orchestra playing original compositions live at the 12th Vision Festival in New York City.

Hello (Takahiro Kawaguchi / Shinjiro Yamaguchi): Hello <i>[Used Item]</i> Hello (Takahiro Kawaguchi / Shinjiro Yamaguchi):
Hello [Used Item]

(Ftarri -- Japan )

Price: $11.95

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The duo of Kawaguchi on tuning fork and Yamaguchi on guitar in a subliminal and resonant long composition that carries the listener through this long dream-like work.

Jordan, Kidd / Drake, Hamid / Parker, William: Palm of Soul Jordan, Kidd / Drake, Hamid / Parker, William:
Palm of Soul

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Ratkje, Maja: Voice [VINYL LP + CD] Ratkje, Maja:
Voice [VINYL LP + CD]

(Rune Grammofon -- Norway )

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Composer, singer, electronic manipulator, violinist and theremin player Maja Solveig Kjelstrup Ratkje released this, her debut album, on CD in 2002, now available again on vinyl LP.

Thinking Plague: In This Life [25th Anniversary Remaster] Thinking Plague:
In This Life [25th Anniversary Remaster]

(Cuneiform -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.95

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Afterfall (Lopes / Giardullo / Miguel / Duboc / Sorgen): Afterfall Afterfall (Lopes / Giardullo / Miguel / Duboc / Sorgen):
Afterfall

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $15.95

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Luis Lopes put together this international group including Sei Miguel, Joe Giardullo & Benjamin Duboc for gigs in Portugal, which worked so well that they went to the studio for this impressive release.

Blake, Ran: Plays Solo Piano Blake, Ran:
Plays Solo Piano

(ESP -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Reissuing pianist Ran Blake's 1965 ESP release presenting original compositions and works by Ornette Coleman and George Russell, along with arrangements of standards, an expressive and passionate release heralding Blake's long and brilliant career.

Premature Burial (Peter Evans, Matt Nelson, Dan Peck): The Conjuring [VINYL] Premature Burial (Peter Evans, Matt Nelson, Dan Peck):
The Conjuring [VINYL]

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $17.95

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Taking their name from an Edgar Allen Poe story and the title a reference to James Wan's 2013 film, the trio of Peter Evans on piccolo trumpet, Matt Nelson on saxophone & effects, and Dan Peck on tuba & effects, recorded in a church to add ambience to their sinister and superb improv.

Heumen, Robert van : Fury Heumen, Robert van :
Fury

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Dutch improviser van Heumen (N Collective, OfficeR, &c.) in a dynamic and shifting solo work of laptop electronics, noise textures, and text.

O'Leary, Mark : 4 Urban Landscapes O'Leary, Mark :
4 Urban Landscapes

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $12.00

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In "Urban Landscapes" Irish guitarist and electroacoustic artist Mark O'Leary captures and documents environmental audio associated with Urban Cork City.

Univers Zero: Univers Zero [VINYL 2 LPs] Univers Zero:
Univers Zero [VINYL 2 LPs]

(Sub Rosa -- Belgium )

Price: $23.95

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Belgium septet Univers Zero's 1977 debut album, now including a large work titled "La Faulx" presented as a second LP, a much-needed vinyl reissue of this ground-breaking album of intense compositional rock from co-founders of the "Rock in Opposition" movement.

Blake, Ran with Ricky Ford and Steve Lacy: That Certain Feeling Blake, Ran with Ricky Ford and Steve Lacy:
That Certain Feeling

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95

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2010 master of this 1990 classic, not your average book of standards, pianist Blake takes an unusual and broad take on Gershwin with the help of saxophonists Ricky Ford and Steve Lacy.

Kayo Dot: Choirs Of The Eye Kayo Dot:
Choirs Of The Eye

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Blanc, Michel: Le Passage Eclair Blanc, Michel:
Le Passage Eclair

(D'Autres Cordes -- France )

Price: $15.95

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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.

Cartwright, George: The Ghostly Bee Cartwright, George:
The Ghostly Bee

(Innova -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Feel No Other: Feel No Other <i>[Used Item]</i> Feel No Other:
Feel No Other [Used Item]

(Silber -- USA )

Price: $6.95

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Electric Bird Noise artist Brian Lea McKenzie extends his concepts in a new duo with vocalist Claudia Gregory (Exhaust the Fox, Claudia Versus the Queen of Hearts), with a new band name and a compelling set of epic electro-rock songs.

Kawaguchi / Olive / Oshiro: Airs <i>[Used Item]</i> Kawaguchi / Olive / Oshiro:
Airs [Used Item]

(845 Audio -- Japan )

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Using guidelines related to form, time, sound source and density, the trio of Tim Olive on magnetic pickups, Takahiro Kawaguchi and Makoto Oshiro on self-made instruments, recorded these compositions live, named for the atmosphere of the recording environment.

Rose, Simon / Stefan Schultze: The Ten Thousand Things <i>[Used Item]</i> Rose, Simon / Stefan Schultze:
The Ten Thousand Things [Used Item]

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

Price: $8.95

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Free improvising saxophonist Simon Rose, on baritone and alto sax, meets composer/arranger Stefan Schultze on prepared piano for 11 exploratory works based around Schultze's "modules"--bits and pieces attached inside the piano--creating unusual platforms for free improvisation.

Steerage: Entropy Is What The State Makes Of It <i>[Used Item]</i> Steerage:
Entropy Is What The State Makes Of It [Used Item]

(Caduc -- Canada )

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An album of tones and tonal environments from Barry Chabala and A.F. Jones, using guitars and effects to create slowly moving tones punctuated with unusual utterances of unknown origin; rich and curiously non-specific sound that lives in the back- and foreground.



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Blake, Ran with Ricky Ford and Steve Lacy: That Certain Feeling

Bley / Koglmann / Peacock: Annette

Premature Burial (Peter Evans, Matt Nelson, Dan Peck): The Conjuring [VINYL]

Thinking Plague: In This Life [25th Anniversary Remaster]

Univers Zero: Univers Zero [VINYL 2 LPs]

Astrakan

Maclean, Steve: GPS

Blake, Ran: Plays Solo Piano

Present: Triskaidekaphobie [expanded and remastered]

Science Group, The: Spoors

Cartwright, George: The Ghostly Bee

Univers Zero: Live

Jordan, Kidd / Drake, Hamid / Parker, William: Palm of Soul

Univers Zero: (Remastered)

Capece, Lucio : Awareness About <i>[Used Item]</i>

Univers Zero: Relaps

Present: Le Poison Qui Rend Fou (Expanded & Remastered) [2 CDs]

Univers Zero: Clivages

Univers Zero: Uzed

Univers Zero: Crawling Wind