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Knowles, Alison / Shimada, Taketo  : Fluxsweet <i>[Used Item]</i> Knowles, Alison / Shimada, Taketo :
Fluxsweet [Used Item]

(Rossbin -- Italy )

Price: $10.95    

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Aarktica: No Solace in Sleep Aarktica:
No Solace in Sleep

(Silber Media -- USA )

Price: $10.95    

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Jon DeRosa's ambient guitar drone project, a continuation of the sounds started by Ligetti and followed through by Glenn Branca, Robert Fripp, Brian Eno, Sonic Youth, &c.

Black Happy Day: In the Garden of Ghostflowers Black Happy Day:
In the Garden of Ghostflowers

(Silber Media -- USA )

Price: $10.95    

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A collaboration between Tara Vanflower & Timothy Renner bridging ambient music and americana using guitars, banjo & dulcimer with feedback & effects.

Candlesnuffer & Lukas Simonis: Nature Stands Aside Candlesnuffer & Lukas Simonis:
Nature Stands Aside

(Z6 Records -- Netherlands )

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Australian improvising guitarist Candlesnuffer (David Brown) and Dutch guitarist Lukas Simonis in an album inspired by photographer Rosamund Purchell's book: "Special Cases: Natural Anomalies and Historical Monsters".

Chadbourne / Blechdom: The Chaddom Blechbourne Experience Chadbourne / Blechdom:
The Chaddom Blechbourne Experience

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

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Eugene Chadbourne and Kevin Blechdom (aka Kristin Erickson) performing songs from their 2007 Victo performance, warped banjo rock instrumentals and songs.

Chadbourne / Kaiser: The Guitar Lesson Chadbourne / Kaiser:
The Guitar Lesson

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

Price: $15.95    

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Chadbourne, Eugene / Paul Lovens: Patrizio Chadbourne, Eugene / Paul Lovens:
Patrizio

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

Price: $15.95    

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Chadbourne, Eugene / Rene Lussier: L'Oasis Chadbourne, Eugene / Rene Lussier:
L'Oasis

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

Price: $15.95    

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Deluxx: The Tidy Boy Deluxx:
The Tidy Boy

(Spirit of Orr -- USA )

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One part Sonic Youth, one part early Residents, Deluxx is the anomalous output of NY/Boston transplant Mark Peretta, a one-man band of crazy riffs and warped song-spieling.

Deluxx: The Tidy Boy [VINYL] Deluxx:
The Tidy Boy [VINYL]

(Spirit of Orr -- USA )

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One part Sonic Youth, one part early Residents, Deluxx is the anomalous output of NY/Boston transplant Mark Peretta, a one-man band of crazy riffs and warped song-spieling.

Electric Bird Noise: Kind Of Black Electric Bird Noise:
Kind Of Black

(Silber -- USA )

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Electric Bird Noise (Brian Lea McKenzie) goes back to his guitar roots for a challenging record built from dissonant chords, which McKenzie refers to as "elevator music for art galleries"; hypnotically jarring music creating a unique sonic tapestry.

Haino, Keiji / Akita, Masami: Kikuri - Pulverized Purple Haino, Keiji / Akita, Masami:
Kikuri - Pulverized Purple

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

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Avant noise guitarist Haino Keiji and experimental sound artist Masami Akita (Merzbow) in a powerful and varied live set at the Victoriaville, May 2007.

Halvorson, Mary and Jessica Pavone: Departure of Reason Halvorson, Mary and Jessica Pavone:
Departure of Reason

(Thirsty Ear -- USA )

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NYC improvising string duo guitarist Mary Halvorson and violist Jessica Pavone in their 2nd Thirsty Ear release, an impressive mix of instrumentals and songs that blend styles and genres in exemplary downtown ny approaches.

King / Moss / Yoshihide  : All At Once At Any Time King / Moss / Yoshihide :
All At Once At Any Time

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

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Knell: Last Ten Meters Knell:
Last Ten Meters

(Utech Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

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Kyriakides / Moor: Rebetika Kyriakides / Moor:
Rebetika

(Unsounds -- Netherlands )

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Andy Moor (guitar) and Yannis Kyriakides (computer) reimagine their favorite rebetika songs, a type of urban Greek folk music with a blues feel, in a set of 9 mesmerizing and eclectic pieces.

La Berge, Anne & Lukas Simonis: Rust Fungus La Berge, Anne & Lukas Simonis:
Rust Fungus

(Z6 Records -- Netherlands )

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After 10 years as a duo, flute/electronic artist Anne Le Berge (Lucas Niggli, Cor Fuhler, &c) and Lukas Simonis (Vril, AA Kismet, &c) have released an album of electro-acoust improv, graphic scores and other intriguing approaches.

McLean, Colin & Andy Moor: Everything But the Beginning McLean, Colin & Andy Moor:
Everything But the Beginning

(Unsounds -- The Netherlands )

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The 1st release from Andy Moor & Colin McLean since they disbanded Dog Faced Hermans 13 years ago, 3 years of live improvisations from Amsterdam's OT 301's Music Dance 301 sessions.

Moor, Andy : Marker Moor, Andy :
Marker

(Unsounds -- The Netherlands )

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The Ex's guitarist Andy Moor plays solo on 16 tracks of overdubbed and multi-tracked guitar that was recorded between 2003 and 2006.

Moor, Andy / Matthews, Kaffe: Locks Moor, Andy / Matthews, Kaffe:
Locks

(Unsounds -- The Netherlands )

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Guitarist Andy Moor of The Ex plays his guitar while electronic artist Kaffe Matthews reprocesses the sounds live into loops, drones, and static buzz, allowing Moor to respond to the manipulated sounds.

My Cat Is An Alien: Il Suono Venuto Dallo Spazio My Cat Is An Alien:
Il Suono Venuto Dallo Spazio

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

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Pavone, Jessica / Halvorson, Mary: On and Off Pavone, Jessica / Halvorson, Mary:
On and Off

(Skirl -- USA )

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Pisaro / Chabala: Black, White, Red, Green, Blue (Voyelles) [2 CDs COLOR EDITION] Pisaro / Chabala:
Black, White, Red, Green, Blue (Voyelles) [2 CDs COLOR EDITION]

(Winds Measure Recordings -- USA )

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Limited color edition of guitarist Barry Chabala's interpretation of composer Pisaro's piece, instructing the performer on structure and pitch but allowing the precise timing and sound to the player; plus a reworking of Chabala's recording taking advantage of cassette hiss and sine tones.

Pisaro / Chabala: Black, White, Red, Green, Blue (Voyelles) [2 CDs] Pisaro / Chabala:
Black, White, Red, Green, Blue (Voyelles) [2 CDs]

(Winds Measure Recordings -- USA )

Price: $22.95    

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Guitarist Barry Chabala's interpretation of composer Pisaro's piece, instructing the performer on structure and pitch but allowing the precise timing and sound to the player; plus a reworking of Chabala's recording taking advantage of cassette hiss and sine tones.

Sparhawk, Alan: Solo Guitar Sparhawk, Alan:
Solo Guitar

(Silber Media -- USA )

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Live recordings using guitar loops & reverb, allowing a greater immediacy & improvisation to the guitar work than a more orchestrated approach would allow.

Vlor: A Fire Is Meant for Burning Vlor:
A Fire Is Meant for Burning

(Silber Media -- USA )

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Minimalist guitar collaborations from members of Remora, Aarktica, Lycia, Rivulets, 6P.M., Red Morning Chorus, & Jessica Bailiff.

Ward, Jason: Euphoric Nightmares Ward, Jason:
Euphoric Nightmares

(Ten Speed Records -- USA )

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Guitarist Jason Ward takes the listener on a journey in sound through dark looping structures and hypnotic approach.

Zach, Ingar  / Grydeland, Ivor : Visiting Ants Zach, Ingar / Grydeland, Ivor :
Visiting Ants

(Sofa -- Norway )

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2000 CD of Sofa label founders drummer Ingar Zach and guitarist Ivar Grydeland, recorded in the studio, 2 10 minute solos for each artists and 20 minutes of duo dialog.

Zepubicle: Scientists Levitate Small Animals Zepubicle:
Scientists Levitate Small Animals

(Solponticello Records -- USA )

Price: $5.00    

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The trio of H'arpeggione guitarist Killick, baritone and classical guitarist Marshall Marrotte, and guitar and Chapman stick player Jeff McLeod, with special guest percussionist Tatsuya Nakatani.

Bailey, Derek: Fairly Early with Postscripts Bailey, Derek:
Fairly Early with Postscripts

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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"Fairly Early With Postscripts is meant to be a scrapbook of Derek Bailey's activities from 1971 to 1998. Most of the material included on this CD had been previously released on hard-to-find LPs (mostly on the label Emanem) and f...

Zorn, John: James Moore Plays The Book Of Heads &Ntilde; Cd And Dvd Of A Film By Stephen Taylor Zorn, John:
James Moore Plays The Book Of Heads Ñ Cd And Dvd Of A Film By Stephen Taylor

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Zorn's "The Book of Heads" is performed by guitarist James Moore, heard on CD and seen in a DVD by Stephen Taylor, using prepared guitar to interpret Zorn's hermetic language of meticulously notated sounds inspired by contemporary classical extended techniques.

Angeli, Paolo : S'u Angeli, Paolo :
S'u

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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Sardinian improviser Paolo Angeli in his 8th release on ReR, peforming solo on his augmented Sardinian guitar equipped with motors, pedals, individual string mic'ing, and extra appendages, along side incredible technical skill and a brilliant sense of pacing - highly recommended!

Dymny Trilla: Cave Canem Dymny Trilla:
Cave Canem

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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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.

Opalio, Roberto: Chants From Isolated Ghosts <i>[Used Item]</i> Opalio, Roberto:
Chants From Isolated Ghosts [Used Item]

(Important Records -- USA )

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Capece, Lucio: Zero Plus Zero Capece, Lucio:
Zero Plus Zero

(Potlatch -- France )

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With soprano saxophone and bass clarinet, Sruti box, electronics, preparations and applied objects, Lucio Cape releases this suite consisting of six structured pieces exploring the possibilities of those reed instruments.

Jack's Son: Everyone Has a Kid Inside Jack's Son:
Everyone Has a Kid Inside

(Abolipop Records -- Mexico )

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Jack's son is an avant hip-hop/breaks project created at the end of 2003 by Diego Martinez, Mexican young producer who also works under the name Lumenlab.

Yellow6: No Memories, Only Photographs Yellow6:
No Memories, Only Photographs

(Silber -- USA )

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British guitarist Jon Attwood's Yellow6 solo project finds him performing on guitar, bass, electronics, and drum programming for a beautiful album of shoegaze rock with elements of minimalist, electronica, and ambient sound.

Turner, Roger / Otomo Yoshihide: Live at SuperDeluxe Turner, Roger / Otomo Yoshihide:
Live at SuperDeluxe

(Doubtmusic -- Japan )

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UK free improvising percussionist Roger Turner in a duo with Japanese creative improviser Otomo Yoshihide on guitar, performing live at Tokyo's SuperDeluxe in 2015, two sets of dynamic and demanding improvisation, from near silence to driving rhythm and noise.

Yoshihide, Otomo: Guitar Solo 2015 RIGHT Yoshihide, Otomo:
Guitar Solo 2015 RIGHT

(Doubtmusic -- Japan )

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The complement to his "Guitar Solo "RIGHT", Otomo Yoshihide recorded 123 structured guitar improvisations on Masayuki Takayanagi's 1963 Gibson, then gave them to Akihiko Matsumoto who fed them into software he developed to play them back using a set of intelligent rules.

Frith, Fred / Darren Johnston: Everybody's Somebody's Nobody Frith, Fred / Darren Johnston:
Everybody's Somebody's Nobody

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Bay Area trumpeter Darren Johnston meets improvising guitar legend Fred Frith for an incredibly well-paced series of duos, remarkable improv that uses space, skill, extended techniques and unexpected approaches to both instruments in vivid and beautiful discourse.

Bailey, Derek / Berthiaume, Antoine / Frith, Fred: Soshin Bailey, Derek / Berthiaume, Antoine / Frith, Fred:
Soshin

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Composer and improviser Antoine Berthiaume in a compilation of guitar duos with Derek Bailey and Fred Frith exploring the full range of guitar improvisation.

Berthiaume, Antoine: Small Tease Berthiaume, Antoine:
Small Tease

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Guitarist Berthiaume steps away from composition and jazz to record an album of intricate instrumental guitar songs with folk influences, playing solo and in small ensembles.

Boyko, DB / Duncan, Christine / Martin, Jean: Idiolalla Boyko, DB / Duncan, Christine / Martin, Jean:
Idiolalla

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Vocalists DB Boyko and Christine Duncan turn gibberish into improvised poetry while accompanied by drummer Jean Martin who uses multi-timbered objects to create beautiful and absurd music.

Brady, Tim / Bradyworks, Quatuor Molinari: My 20th Century (CD + DVD) [DVD] Brady, Tim / Bradyworks, Quatuor Molinari:
My 20th Century (CD + DVD) [DVD]

(Ambiances Jazz -- Canada )

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Tim Brady with Bradyworks and Quatuor Molinari in a CD/DVD release of four synchronized musical, video & theater works, ambitious and fascinating compositional pieces.

Dumont, Olivier: Living in Holes and Disused Shafts Dumont, Olivier:
Living in Holes and Disused Shafts

(Utech Records -- USA )

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Temperamental and confrontational organized sound from composer Dumont, culled from hours of recordings using an electric guitar, a buzz cable and a tape recorder.

Frith, Fred Guitar Quartet / Didkovsky, Frith / Lussier, Stewart: Ayaya Moses Frith, Fred Guitar Quartet / Didkovsky, Frith / Lussier, Stewart:
Ayaya Moses

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Fred Frith's leads a quartet of electric guitars (Rene Lussier, Nick Didkovsky, Mark Stewart) through 10 different journeys that explores the dynamic potential of this unique group composition.

Hush Arbors: Yankee Reality Hush Arbors:
Yankee Reality

(Ecstatic Peace -- USA )

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Keith Wood's Hush Arbors with bassist Jason Ajemian, guitarist Leon Dufficy, and drummer Ryan Sawyer, in their 2nd Ecstatic Peace album of driving avant-folk songs and instrumental sections.

Chadbourne, Eugene And The Dropouts: Zupa Dupa Kupa [VINYL] Chadbourne, Eugene And The Dropouts:
Zupa Dupa Kupa [VINYL]

(Monotype -- Poland )

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Eugene Chadbourne and the Dropouts (Fingle Schmincter, Abby von Pinkula, Pink Bob, SGT. Billy Capsize and Brian Reedy) in a studio release of original Doc Chad songs.

Johnson, Max Trio with Kirk Knuffle & Ziv Ravitz: Elevated Vegetation Johnson, Max Trio with Kirk Knuffle & Ziv Ravitz:
Elevated Vegetation

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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The New York trio of trumpeter Kirk Knuffke, bassist Max Johnson and Ziv Ravitz recording mostly original compositions in the studio, modern improvisation blending melodic and free improvisation in excellent ways.

Uchihashi Kazuhisa And Yoshida Tatsuya: Barisshee Uchihashi Kazuhisa And Yoshida Tatsuya:
Barisshee

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Magaibutsu drummer Yoshida Tatsuya and Innocence/Altered States guitarist Uchihashi Kazuhisa in a genre-shifting and inspired duo from two of Japan's most active rock improvisers.

Harde, Staffan : Staffan Harde Harde, Staffan :
Staffan Harde

(Corbett vs. Dempsey -- USA )

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Mats Gustafsson, the Harde family, and Corbett vs. Dempsey lovingly restore Swedish guitarist Staffan Harde's lone 1972 LP and a series of reel-to-reel tapes, bringing this brilliant yet obscure player's unique approach to the instrument to new audience's ears.

New York Underground Orchestra, The: Fragments New York Underground Orchestra, The:
Fragments

(Hopscotch Records -- USA )

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The 2nd recording by composer/saxophonist Assif Tshar's self-conducted, string-dominated NY Underground Orchestra including Jessica Pavone, Mary Halvorson, Tatsuya Nakatani, &c. &c.

Halvorson, Mary: Meltframe Halvorson, Mary:
Meltframe

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

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NY guitarist Mary Halvorson's solo album, worked out after a tour opening for King Buzzo, has her performing creative interpretations of works from modern composers like Roscoe Mitchell, Ornette Coleman, Oliver Nelson, & Tomas Fujiwara, back to Duke Ellington's "Solitude".

Keller, Beat / Reza Khota Play Christian Wolff  : 11 Microexercises Keller, Beat / Reza Khota Play Christian Wolff :
11 Microexercises

(Edition dWandelweiser Records -- Germany )

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Christian Wolff initiated his "Microexercises" series when the Miniaturist Ensemble asked for a piece with no more than 100 notes in it; he went on to create 21 more pieces, 13 of which are performed here by the South African duo of Beat Keller & Reza Khota on electric guitar.

Canto General featuring Louis Moholo-Moholo: Rebel Flames Canto General featuring Louis Moholo-Moholo:
Rebel Flames

(Ogun -- Great Britain )

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The South-African inspired Italian improvising group Canto General (named as a reference to poet Pablo Neruda) led by trumpeter Pino Manafra and saxophonist Roberto Ottaviano invite drummer Louis Moholo-Moholo for an album of compositions from Harry Miller, Keith Tippett, Mongezi Feza, &c.

Irabagon, Jon With Special Guest Barry Altschul: Foxy Irabagon, Jon With Special Guest Barry Altschul:
Foxy

(Hot Cup Records -- USA )

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Drummer Barry Altschul joins saxophonist Jon Irabagon and bassist Peter Brendler in an incredible trio of free improvisation and hard playing that's not afraid to put a little cheesecake on the cover.

St. Francis Duo (Stephen O'Malley / Steve Noble): Peacemaker Assembly St. Francis Duo (Stephen O'Malley / Steve Noble):
Peacemaker Assembly

(Trost Records -- Austria )

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Guitarist Stephen O'Malley meets UK free improvising drummer Steve Noble in Philadelphia PA to record this mammoth duo of sound and drone guitar with active, deep drumming, for a mesmerizing album of intense sound and rhythm.

Youngs, Richard : plays Parallel Winter Youngs, Richard :
plays Parallel Winter

(Bolt -- Poland )

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UK guitarist and vocalist Richard Youngs, also on zither, suggested performing his large song work "Parallel Winter" on the first day of his Warszawa tour of Poland, a piece that changes in length based on location and environment, here in an extended and contemplative version.

Russell / Lonberg-Holm Duo: Home Russell / Lonberg-Holm Duo:
Home

(Peira -- USA )

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Two free improvisers - guitarist John Russell and cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm - meet for a deep exploration of their instrument's ability for tone and timbre in four challenging and rewarding recordings.

Mendoza, Enrique: Below Sea Level <i>[Used Item]</i> Mendoza, Enrique:
Below Sea Level [Used Item]

(FMR -- Great Britain )

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Six works recorded in Amsterdam from electric guitarist Enrique Mendoza, performed by himself or saxophonist Boglarka Nagy, or flutist Jos Zwaanenburg, each track featuring live electronics.



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