The Squid's Ear Magazine

  Rapid SSL

  PayPal

  Mastercard

  Visa

  Discover

  American Express



© 2002-2018, Squidco LLC
Friends of Squid Cost Sale
Frends of Squid Cost Sale

Phil screwed up this cost sale, which was supposed to end Thursday April 19th at midnight, but was advertised to end on Friday at midnight. Unfortunately we can't have the discounted prices on the store at the same time that our complete Record Store Day discounts are in effect. If you reached this sale from our mailing then please contact us and we will honor the cost pricing that we advertised. Phil is very sorry for his mistake, but we will make the cost pricing right for anyone who wants it, up until midnight EST, April 20th.



 
9Volt: Open Circuit 9Volt:
Open Circuit

(OutNow Recordings -- Israel )

Price: $12.95    

In Stock

NYC native Rick Parker and Israeli guitarist Eyal Maoz create a unique sound combining electronics & trombone alongside Maoz's unusual use of effects, in a trio with drummer Yonadav Halevy, plus saxophonist Tim Berne joining on several compositions.

Akiyama, Tetuzi / Jason Kahn / Toshimaru Nakamura: Between Two Akiyama, Tetuzi / Jason Kahn / Toshimaru Nakamura:
Between Two

(Meena -- Japan )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

A subtly complex and sophisticated album of electroacoustic improvisation from the trio of Japanese sound artists Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar) and Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board) and Switzerland-based American drummer Jason Kahn performing live at Ftarri in Suidobashi, Tokyo, during Kahn's stay in Japan, a rich and detailed exploration.

Albro, Tim / Tyler Keen: Summary Dismissal Albro, Tim / Tyler Keen:
Summary Dismissal

(ErstAEU -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

A first-time collaboration between two American noise/sound artists, Tim Albro and Tyler Keen, using electronics, guitars and other lo- to medium-fi sounds and crackles to create well-paced stories in sound, apparently mysterious travelogues from city to city.

AMM (Tilbury / Prevost): Place Sub. V AMM (Tilbury / Prevost):
Place Sub. V

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

Price: $18.95    

Out of Stock

AMM (Eddie Prevost on percussion and John Tilbury on piano(+)) performing a 1 hour, 1 minute and 1 second live concert at the 2012 Festival of Traditional and Avant-Garde Music in Lublin, Poland in a beautiful melding of unconventional approaches to improvisation.

Architek Percussion: Metatron Architek Percussion:
Metatron

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

The Architek Percussion ensemble is a Montreal quartet performing works by Canadian composers, using percussion, drums, sampling, electronics and synth in wonderfully odd ways, here with two guest performers presenting works composed and mixed by Elliot Britton.

Atmospheres Without Oxygen (Dunmall / Gibbs / Stevens / Taylor): 4 Live In Oxford Atmospheres Without Oxygen (Dunmall / Gibbs / Stevens / Taylor):
4 Live In Oxford

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

Out of Stock

Live recording from Oxford Improv Club in 2010 opposite Red Square with Paul Dunmall on saxophones, Phil Gibbs on electric guitar and electronics, Nik Stevens on double bass and Trevor Taylor electronic percussion.

Battus, Pascal / Dafne Vicente-Sandoval : [2 CDs] Battus, Pascal / Dafne Vicente-Sandoval :
[2 CDs]

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $18.95    

In Stock

An intense and dynamic album of unusual electroacoustic improvisation from the duo of Pascal Battus performing on rotating surfaces, styrofoam, paper, plastic objects, and microphones, and Dafne Vicente-Sandoval performing on bassoon, microphones and mixing board.

Bianco, Tony: Utoma Quartet Bianco, Tony:
Utoma Quartet

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Borrowing from Elvin Jones' concepts, drummer Bianco's band uses 2 saxophones (Mike Fletcher and Mark Hanslip), bass (Colin Somervell) and drums, for energetic and ecstatic jazz compositions creating a continual pulse with long lines and looped synchronicity.

Blanc, Michel: Les Onze Tableaux De L'escouade Blanc, Michel:
Les Onze Tableaux De L'escouade

(D'Autres Cordes -- France )

Price: $13.95    

In Stock

French jazz and rock drummer Blanc in an album of extended compositions using unique structures and vocal styles, fascinating colors and tones for unusual works.

Blonk, Jaap : Songs of Little Sleep Blonk, Jaap :
Songs of Little Sleep

(Kontrans -- Netherlands )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Dutch vocalist and electronic artist Jaap Blonk takes on insomnia in 13 short works celebrating sleeplessness, including one piece for Dada sound poet Raoul Hausmann, and other "songs" using effective electronics and bizarre vocal utterances to accompany your own sleepless nights.

BOLT (Dijkstra / Fujiwara / Rosenthal / Hofbauer): Shuffle BOLT (Dijkstra / Fujiwara / Rosenthal / Hofbauer):
Shuffle

(Driff Records -- USA )

Price: $12.95    

In Stock

The Boston-based BOLT quartet of Jorrit Dijkstra (sax), Eric Hofbauer (guitar), Junko Fujiwara (cello), Eric Rosenthal (drums) chose the 19 pieces on this release from 36 improvised pieces, ranging from "energy-orgies of free jazz [to] sparse electronic soundscapes".

Brady, Tim: 24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] + Trance [CD + DVD] Brady, Tim:
24 Frames - Scatter [2 CDs] + Trance [CD + DVD]

(Ambiances Jazz -- Canada )

Price: $27.95    

In Stock

Putting together two releases from Montreal guitarist and composer Tim Brady's "24 Frames" project: "Trance" (CD + DVD) and "Scatter" (2 CDs), performed solo and with his Bradyworks ensemble.

Brady, Tim: Three Cities in the Life of Dr. Norman Bethune Brady, Tim:
Three Cities in the Life of Dr. Norman Bethune

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $13.95    

In Stock

A chamber opera that tells the story of the life of the Canadian doctor and humanitarian Norman Bethune by interweaving extracts from Bethune's own letters with poetry of the 1930s.

Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter: American Landscapes 1 Brotzmann Chicago Tentet, Peter:
American Landscapes 1

(Okka -- USA )

Price: $15.95    

Out of Stock
Butcher, John / Andy Moor: Experiments With A Leaf Butcher, John / Andy Moor:
Experiments With A Leaf

(Unsounds -- Netherlands )

Price: $15.95    

Out of Stock

Since working together in Thermal, saxophonist John Butcher and The Ex guitarist Andy Moor have collaborated in live performance, here recording in a cathedral in Berne, Switzerland in 2013, using its natural reverb to augment their impeccably paced and inspired dialog.

Candlesnuffer: Wakool Candlesnuffer:
Wakool

(Room40 -- Australia )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

Wakool is an interrogation into an expanded range of techniques and gestures from David Brown playing banjo, electroacoustic guitar, bandura, and eukolin.

Cappozzo, Jean-Luc & Geraldine Keller: Air Prints Cappozzo, Jean-Luc & Geraldine Keller:
Air Prints

(Ayler -- Sweden )

Price: $16.95    

In Stock

The duo of Jean-Luc Cappozzo on trumpet, horns and objects, and Geraldine Keller on voice flute & objects in an album of tones and tongues, an unusual set of adventurous free improvisation.

Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert: Kathmandu Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert:
Kathmandu

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Originally intended as a trio recording, when the 3rd player missed the Nepal Jazzmandu Jazz Festival, saxophonist Francois Carrier and drummer Michael Lambert carried on as a duo, these recordings from two sets displaying their impressive "freely melodic" approach to improvised music.

Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Alexey Lapin: The Russian Concerts Volume 1 Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / Alexey Lapin:
The Russian Concerts Volume 1

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

The first of two volumes documenting Canadian alto saxophonist Francois Carrier and the trio of Michel Lambert on drums and Alexy Lapin on piano in their 2010 tour of Russia, here performing at DOM Cultural Center and Nikitskaya Jewish Cultural Center.

Ciciliani, Marko: 81 Matters in Elemental Order Ciciliani, Marko:
81 Matters in Elemental Order

(Evil Rabbit -- The Netherlands )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

81 short tracks performed on the no-input mixer without multitracking or processing, intended to be played in a random sequence.

Convergence Quartet, The: Live In Oxford Convergence Quartet, The:
Live In Oxford

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

The Convergence Quartet (Taylor Ho Bynum, Harris Eisenstadt, Alexander Hawkins and Dominic Lash) in their first FMR CD performing inspired modern jazz live in Oxford.

Cotinaud, Francois Klangfarben Ensemble : Monologue de Schoenberg [CD + DVD] Cotinaud, Francois Klangfarben Ensemble :
Monologue de Schoenberg [CD + DVD]

(Ayler -- Sweden )

Price: $23.95    

In Stock

Poet Francois Cotinaud presents a tribute to Arnold Schoenberg and John Cage through the acting of Francoise Purnode and nine musicians involved in soundpainting, with a CD and a DVD of the preformance plus interviews & insight into the work.

Coxhill / Hayward / Hopper / Robinson: Clear Frame Coxhill / Hayward / Hopper / Robinson:
Clear Frame

(Continuity... Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.95    

Out of Stock

Eight strong pieces of rock-inflected improvisation from the powerhouse quartet of Hayward, Hopper, Cohill and Robinson, with guest Robert Wyatt on cornet!

Czernowin, Chaya: Pnima...ins Innere [DVD] Czernowin, Chaya:
Pnima...ins Innere [DVD]

(Mode Records -- USA )

Price: $24.95    

In Stock
Davies, Angharad / Tisha Mukarji : Endspace Davies, Angharad / Tisha Mukarji :
Endspace

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

Violinist Andharad Davies, with releases on Absinth, Creative Sources, & Emanem, and inside pianist Tisha Mukarji in delicate yet intensely beautiful improvisations.

Davies, Rhodri / John Butcher: Routing Lynn Davies, Rhodri / John Butcher:
Routing Lynn

(Ftarri -- Japan )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

Chris Watson recorded John Butcher on acoustic & amplified sax and Rhodri Davies on acoustic & electric harp in Routing Lynn in Northumberland, then joined them live at a festival in Gateshead where the duo played alongside Watson's reworked recordings.

Dead Neanderthals: Worship The Sun Dead Neanderthals:
Worship The Sun

(Relative Pitch -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

In Stock

Intense free improvisation recorded in the studio from the Netherlands duo of Rene Aquarius on drums and Otto Kokke on saxophone, in an ever-shifting display of technical prowess and twisted approaches to playing, a controlled grindcore of cathartic jazz.

Deep Tones for Peace: Kadima Triptych Series Deep Tones for Peace:
Kadima Triptych Series

(Kadima Triptych -- Israel )

Price: $26.95    

In Stock

A telematic bass ensemble performing for peace in the Middle East, including Mark Dresser, Barre Phillips, Bert Turetzky, JC Jones, Thierry Barbe, Henry Grimes, Trevor Dunn, Lindsey Horner, &c.

Deep Whole Trio (Dunmall / Rogers / Sanders): That Deep Calling Deep Whole Trio (Dunmall / Rogers / Sanders):
That Deep Calling

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

The UK trio of Paul Dunmall on saxophone, Paul Rogers on bass and Mark Sanders on drum, performing live at the Lamp Tavern in Birmingham, 2013, for three extended free improvisations of masterful playing.

Denzler, Bertrand: Tenor Denzler, Bertrand:
Tenor

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

Three solo investigations in tonality, microtonality, and the physicality of the tenor saxophonist from European free and modern improviser Bertand Denzler.

Derome, Jean & Joane Hetu: Shaman - Nous percons les oreilles Derome, Jean & Joane Hetu:
Shaman - Nous percons les oreilles

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Two saxophones, two voices; two gargoyles, two satyrs; two forces of nature that agitate, whistle, squeak, scrape, blow, and bite, transforming music into a secular incantation and a banquet of sound.

Derome, Jean and Joane Hetu; Nous percons les oreilles: La vie, c'est simple Derome, Jean and Joane Hetu; Nous percons les oreilles:
La vie, c'est simple

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $13.95    

In Stock

Using saxophones and their voices, Jean Derome and Joane Hetu create songs of improvisation that invoke their primal human nature in creative and beautiful ways.

DiSanto, Devin / Nick Hoffman: Three Exercises DiSanto, Devin / Nick Hoffman:
Three Exercises

(ErstAEU -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

A self-aware release presenting 3 exercises exploring the relationship between performer and audience, DiSanto & Hoffman recorded and reworked these pieces from live performance, including introductions and explanations, using sound created from common objects and stochastic synthesis.

Disguises, The (Thomson / Caloia / Charuest / Hood / Tanguay): Songs 7 Dances from The Muted Note Disguises, The (Thomson / Caloia / Charuest / Hood / Tanguay):
Songs 7 Dances from The Muted Note

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Eleven songs by Montreal trombonist Scott Thomson, settings of poems by P.K. Page (1916-2010), one of Canada's distinguished literary figures, in a band with Pierre Tanguay on drums, Yves Charuest on sax, Nicolas Caloia on double bass, and Susanna Hood on vocals.

Double Tandem (Baars / Vandermark / Nilssen-Love): Cement Double Tandem (Baars / Vandermark / Nilssen-Love):
Cement

(PNL -- Norway )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

Performing live at Cementen in Norway, the trio of drummer Paal Nilssen-Love with reed players Ken Vandermark and Ab Baars, 3 intense yet playful improvisations from 3 masters of the form.

Drouin, Jamie & Lance Austin Olsen: Sometimes We All Disappear Drouin, Jamie & Lance Austin Olsen:
Sometimes We All Disappear

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

A restrained electronic improvisation from the duo of Jamie Drouin on suitcase modular & portable radio, and Lance Austin Olsen on amplified objects and audio cassettes, utlitizing space, isolated and connected events, and the listener's own environment.

DuH (Gratkowski / Mezei / Markos / Blume): in just DuH (Gratkowski / Mezei / Markos / Blume):
in just

(Red Toucan -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Drummer Martin Blume put this quartet together by request of the Festival "Scene Ungarn in NRW", choosing frequest associate reed player Gratkowski, cellist Albert Markos, and Markos' pick of violist Szilard Mezei.

Dunmall / Gibbs / Metcalfe / Rogers: Sun Inside Dunmall / Gibbs / Metcalfe / Rogers:
Sun Inside

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

The quartet of Paul Dunmall on soprano sax and bass clarinet; Philip Gibbs on guitar; Neil Metcalf on flute; and Paul Rogers on 7-string bass; a unique orchestration with impressive improvisational results.

Dunmall / Gibbs / Rogers: Tribute to Tony Levin Dunmall / Gibbs / Rogers:
Tribute to Tony Levin

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

The great, late UK drummer Tony Levin is paid tribute in an album of lovely, unique and oft eccentric compositions performed by a (drumless) trio of peers: saxophonist Paul Dunmall, guitarist Phil Gibbs, and bassist Paul Rogers.

Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Ashley John Young: Now Has No Dimension Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Ashley John Young:
Now Has No Dimension

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Live recordings from the trio of Paul Dunmall on soprano and tenor sax, Philip Gibbs on guitar, and Ashley John Young on double bass, performing at Cardiff University School of Music Concert Hall in 2016, a great example of concentrative, complex and lively interplay.

Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Neil Metcalfe: The Ravens Look Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Neil Metcalfe:
The Ravens Look

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Paul Dunmall performs on soprano sax along with clarinets and contra bassoon, in a give and take album with flutist Neil Metcalf and guitarist Philip Gibbs, a trio that allows space and a free melodic approach to guide their intelligent discourse.

Dunmall, Paul / Phillip Gibbs / Alison Blunt / Neil Metcalfe / Hanna Marshall: I Look At You Dunmall, Paul / Phillip Gibbs / Alison Blunt / Neil Metcalfe / Hanna Marshall:
I Look At You

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Blending free and compositional players, saxophonist Paul Dunmall leads the quintet of Neil Metcalfe on flute, Hanna Marshall on cello, Alison Blunt on violin and Phillip Gibbs on guitar for a refined and sprightly set of extended improvisations recorded at Birmingham Conservatory.

Dust Dive, The : Asleep or Awake Walk Dust Dive, The :
Asleep or Awake Walk

(Own Records -- Belgium )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock
Dymny Trilla: Cave Canem Dymny Trilla:
Cave Canem

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Intricate and exciting improvisation from Barcelona improvisers Michal Dymny on electric guitar and Vasca Trilla on drums, with saxophonist Paulina Owczarek as a special guest; "cave canem" translates to "beware of dog", an apt description of their cutting interactions.

East-West Collective (Petit / Ochs / Masaoka / Fengxia / Kassap): Humeurs East-West Collective (Petit / Ochs / Masaoka / Fengxia / Kassap):
Humeurs

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

Bridging the East and West, with Miya Masaoka on koto and Xu Fengxia on guzheng representing the East, and Larry Ochs on sax, Didier Petite on cello, and Sylvain Kassap on clarinet representing the West; exhiliarating and exotic global improvisation.

Ensemble SuperMusique: Bruit court-circuit Ensemble SuperMusique:
Bruit court-circuit

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Jean Derome, Joane Hetu, Danielle Palardy Roger, Alexandre St-Onge and Martin Tetreault each composed works for this stellar group of nine Montreal-based musique actuelle players, a startling and wonderful release of style, approach and concept.

Ensemble SuperMusique: Jeux De Pistes Ensemble SuperMusique:
Jeux De Pistes

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Ensemble SuperMusique devotes itself to Montreal's "Musique Actuelle" and free improv community in assemblages of some of their finest players, here in a live concert in 2016 at Amphitheater du Gesu in Montreal with a stunning set of performers presenting the work of 4 composer.

eRikm: Doubse Hysterie eRikm:
Doubse Hysterie

(Monotype -- Poland )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

A 6 part work based on immersive listening with a smartphone featuring a GPS and audio headphones made during a train trip across the Arc Jurassien, developed into 6 rich and detailed compositions, performed with violinist Julia Eckhardt and cellist Silvia Platzer.

eRikm / Tetreault / Yoshihide: Trace Cuts eRikm / Tetreault / Yoshihide:
Trace Cuts

(Musica Genera -- Poland )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock
Eskelin, Ellery / Gerry Hemingway: Inbetween Spaces Eskelin, Ellery / Gerry Hemingway:
Inbetween Spaces

(Auricle -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

Out of Stock

Drummer Gerry Hemingway and saxophonist Ellery Eskelin have been performing improvised duo music for some years, here beautifully recorded in 6 studio improvisations.

Eubanks, Bryan & Stephane Rives: fq Eubanks, Bryan & Stephane Rives:
fq

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

French soprano saxophonist Stephane Rives and US Sound artist Bryan Eubanks on oscillators and feedback synth recorded this extended improvisation after performing live together in Berlin in 2014, using twisting acoustic and electronic tones punctuated by dramatic confrontations.

Evidence: Cartier, Derome, Tanguay, Thelonius Monk: Monk Work Evidence: Cartier, Derome, Tanguay, Thelonius Monk:
Monk Work

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

After 14 years this Montreal trio dedicated to the works of Thelonius Monk, comprised of Jean Derome on alto and baritone sax, Pierre Cartier on electric bass, and Pierre Tanguay on drums, returns with 11 exuberant recordings including "Brilliant Corners", "Pannonica", &c.

Ewen, Sandy / Damon Smith: Background Information [CASSETTE] Ewen, Sandy / Damon Smith:
Background Information [CASSETTE]

(Balance Point Acoustics -- USA )

Price: $12.95    

In Stock

Houston based guitarist Sandy Ewen met BPA label leader, bassist Damon Smith, to record these open-minded improvisations in the studio, with Smith also using 7 string electric upright bass, laptop, and field recordings played in real time.

Falzone, James Allos Musica: Lamentations Falzone, James Allos Musica:
Lamentations

(Allos Musica -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

In Stock

Chicago clarinetist James Falzone's longstanding Allos Musica ensemble with oud player Ronnie Malley and Tim Mulvenna on hand drums and percussion, playing collective improvisations inspired by Arabic musical forms.

Falzone, James Allos Musica: The Sign and the Thing Signified Falzone, James Allos Musica:
The Sign and the Thing Signified

(Allos Musica -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

Out of Stock

An eclectic collection of compositions from clarinetist James Falzone based on his longstanding interest in semiotics, performed with improvisers Katherine Young, Amy Cimini (Architeuthis Walks on Land), Tim Mulvenna, Kevin Davis and Brian Dibble.

Ferrian, Stefano / Simone Quatrana: A-SEPTiC Ferrian, Stefano / Simone Quatrana:
A-SEPTiC

(Den Records -- Italy )

Price: $13.95    

In Stock

Italian saxophonist Stefano Ferrian in a duo with pianist Simone Quatrana, Ferrian bounding terse phrases against Quatrana's concise but tenacious dissections of pattern and rhythm, using angularity, counterpoint and expansive harmonics in a rewarding dialog.

Fields, Scott & Jeffrey Lependorf: Everything is in the instructions Fields, Scott & Jeffrey Lependorf:
Everything is in the instructions

(Ayler -- Sweden )

Price: $16.95    

In Stock

The beautiful and introspective duo of guitarist Scott Fields and Jeffrey Lependorf, a certified master of the shakuhachi, performing new works for guitar and shakuhachi that combine written and improvised material, lovely and intelligent music.

Filip, Klaus / Dafne Vicente-Sandoval: Remoto Filip, Klaus / Dafne Vicente-Sandoval:
Remoto

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

The minimalist duo of Klaus Fili performing on sinus-waves and Dafne Vicente-Sandoval on bassoon, performed deconstructively and amplified with miniature microphones, in two extended recordings of introspective and austere dialog.

Five Dollar Ferrari (Henkel / Carlson): F$F! Five Dollar Ferrari (Henkel / Carlson):
F$F!

(Prom Night Records -- USA )

Price: $8.95    

In Stock

One composition each from Downtown NY guitarist Dustin Carlson and trumpeter Brad Henkel, building works that use minimal development, advanced techniques, and spoken word that yields surprising and cathartic performances.

Fox, Danny: Wide Eyed Fox, Danny:
Wide Eyed

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

Price: $12.95    

In Stock

Pianist Danny Fox's trio with bassist Chris van Voorst van Beest and drummer Max Goldman in an album showing how the tight rapport this touring band has developed on the road, performing Fox's melodic and inventive compositions with a wealth of influences and style.

Fuchs / Lindsay / Smith / Baghdassarians / Baltschun: The Happymakers Fuchs / Lindsay / Smith / Baghdassarians / Baltschun:
The Happymakers

(Balance Point Acoustics -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

In Stock

Fujii, Satoko / Bley, Paul: Something About Water Fujii, Satoko / Bley, Paul:
Something About Water

(Libra -- Japan )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

8 remarkable and collaborative duets from pianists Satoko Fujii and free jazz legend Paul Bley, and 3 lovely solo pieces of extended technique and color.

Fujii, Satoko New Trio: Spring Storm Fujii, Satoko New Trio:
Spring Storm

(Libra -- Japan )

Price: $16.95    

In Stock

A set of new trio compositions from pianist Satoko Fujii with bassist Todd Nicholson and drummer/percussionist Takashi Itani, a magnificent set of compositions for the transformative season.

Funf (Babin, Cornell, Crispo, Jacques...): La Regle Funf (Babin, Cornell, Crispo, Jacques...):
La Regle

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

Sporadic sonic exchanges exploring guidelines, graphic scores, or completely improvised, with an expansive instrumentorium from the sextet of Magali Babin, Andrea-Jane Cornell, Martine H Crispo, Anne-Francoise Jacques, Emilie Mouchous, and Erin Sexton.

Gato Libre: Nomad Gato Libre:
Nomad

(No Man's Land -- Japan )

Price: $13.00    

In Stock

Trumpeter Natsuki Tamura and Satoko Fujii on accordion with guitarist Kazuhiko Tsumura and bassist Nirkatsu Koreyasu in their 2nd Gato Libre release, sophisticated, upbeat, melodic jazz.

Gjerstad, Frode : Ism Gjerstad, Frode :
Ism

(Circulasione -- Norway )

Price: $14.95    

Out of Stock

Solo work from saxophonist Gjerstad using extended techniques of overblowing, multiphonics, reed distortions, &c., using sound itself as a musical structure.

Greenlee, Shawn: Nysa Greenlee, Shawn:
Nysa

(Utech Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

In Stock
Guionnet, Jean-Luc & Eric La Casa: Home: Handover [4 CD SET] Guionnet, Jean-Luc & Eric La Casa:
Home: Handover [4 CD SET]

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $29.95    

In Stock

Jean-Luc Guionnet and Eric La Casa in a work for the Uninstal Festival interviewing inhabitants of Glasgow in their home spaces, the results organized into compositions blending spoken word, music, improvisation and field recordings; each CD unveils the process of the composition.

Guionnet, Jean-Luc + Eric La Casa: Reflected Waves [60 pages 21x25 cm + DVD video 1h48mn] Guionnet, Jean-Luc + Eric La Casa:
Reflected Waves [60 pages 21x25 cm + DVD video 1h48mn]

(Passage d'encres -- France )

Price: $25.95    

In Stock

Eric La Casa and Jean Luc Guionnet recorded this conceptual work in Melbourne, Australia, combining different scales of time, space, & attention, with different working strategies to create a gallery installation, and this book & DVD package exploring the acoustic phenomenon of "standing waves" to engage with the physical relationship between sound and space.

Guionnet, Jean-Luc + Eric La Casa + Philip Samartzis: Stray Shafts of Sunlight Guionnet, Jean-Luc + Eric La Casa + Philip Samartzis:
Stray Shafts of Sunlight

(Swarming -- France )

Price: $12.95    

In Stock

Using extended saxophone (Guionnet), microphones, prepared recordings & laptop (La Casa) and electronics, field recordings & laptop (Samartzis) this release comprises various live recordings made in 2007 while on tour in France, Germany and Italy.

Gustafsson, Mats: Catapult (baritone sax solo) Gustafsson, Mats:
Catapult (baritone sax solo)

(Doubtmusic -- Japan )

Price: $19.95    

In Stock
Haitian Rail (Ed Ricart, Nick Millevoi, Dan Blacksberg, Kevin Shea): Solarists Haitian Rail (Ed Ricart, Nick Millevoi, Dan Blacksberg, Kevin Shea):
Solarists

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $11.95    

Out of Stock

Crossing boundaries of jazz, rock and noise, the Haitian Rail quartet of Dan Blacksberg (trombone), Nick Millevoi (guitar), Ed Ricart (bass) and Kevin Shea (drums) present six scorching works of avant free improvisation with a dark NY Metropolitan intent.

Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall: Myth Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall:
Myth

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

A lyrical and sincere dialog from the Scottish duo of Rob Hall on clarinets and Chick Lyall on piano, recoreded at the chapel in St Mary's Music School in Edinburgh, blending improvisation with chamber music, free jazz, contemporary classical and folk idioms.

Hammershlag, Arnold: No Face, No Name Hammershlag, Arnold:
No Face, No Name

(Skirl -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

In Stock

A rich, diverse and irrepressibly melodic album from trumpeter Arnold Hammershlag blending jazz with Eastern European, Middle Eastern, and Latin influences, in a quintet with Sam Barfeld (violin), Wil Holshouser (accordion), Brian Glassman (bass) and Aaron Alexander (drums).

Harrison, Bryn : Receiving the Approaching Memory Harrison, Bryn :
Receiving the Approaching Memory

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Price: $15.95    

In Stock

Bryn Harrison's highly acclaimed, labyrinthine composition for violin & piano from 2014, expertly realised by violinist Aisha Orazbayeva and pianist Mark Knoop, for whom this 5-part work of beautiful repetitions reflecting tapestries of sound was written.

 

See More Items:

Orders must be placed through our shopping cart, prices shown are already discounted... In-stock items only, items will disappear from the store if they sell out. Sale items are not eligible for reward points. Sale ends Thursday, April 20th, at 23:59 EST, GMT-5.


Best Sellers in This Category:

Huy (Junji / Kazuhisa / Yoshida): Huy

Threadgill, Henry Ensemble Double Up: Old Locks and Irregular Verbs

World Heritage, The (Yamamoto Seiichi / Katsui Yuji / Kido Natsuki / Nasuno Mitsuru / Yoshida Tatsuy

Fujii, Satoko New Trio: Spring Storm

Weston, Veryan / Trevor Watts: Dialogues with Ornette!

Trapist (Brandlmayr / Siewert / Williamson): Highway My Friend

East-West Collective (Petit / Ochs / Masaoka / Fengxia / Kassap): Humeurs

PYN (Pittard / Yoshida / Nasuno): L'elan Createur

Parkins / Wooley / Westera / Vuletic: Fugitive Beautee

Tilbury, John / John Lely / Dirar Kalash & Christian Wolff: Seaside

Dead Neanderthals: Worship The Sun

Dunmall, Paul / Phillip Gibbs / Alison Blunt / Neil Metcalfe / Hanna Marshall: I Look At You

Harth, Alfred 23 / Wolfgang Seidel: Five Eyes

Monkey Plot w/ Frode Gjerstad: S/T

Keune, Stefan / Lovens, Paul: Live 2013

Watts, Trevor / Stephen Grew: Con Fluent

Marsh, Tony / Chefa Alonso: Goodbye Red Rose (2008/9)

Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Ashley John Young: Now Has No Dimension

Parker, Evan: Monoceros

XT (Seymour Wright / Paul Abbot): Pah'