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Percussion & Drums


 
Machida, Yoshio: Steelpan Improvisations : 2001-2008 Machida, Yoshio:
Steelpan Improvisations : 2001-2008

(Yoshio Machida -- Japan )

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Yoshio Machida's steelpan live recordings in Europe and Japan between 2001-2008; including early pieces by combination of self-made steelpan Gamelan sound and computer to recent acoustic steelpan pieces.

McDonas, Thollem / Gino Robair: Trio Music Minus One (For Dennis Palmer) McDonas, Thollem / Gino Robair:
Trio Music Minus One (For Dennis Palmer)

(Setola Di Maiale -- Italy )

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Remembering Shaking Ray Levis' Dennis Palmer in a duo between percussionist Gino Robair and pianist Thollem McDonas on Rhodes and analog effects, a mind-bending display of technical brilliance and unexpected twists and turns, a fitting tribute to the late SRL keyboardist.

Ohanami: Ohanami Ohanami:
Ohanami

(Wonderyou / Nature Bliss -- Japan )

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Drummer and percussionist Tatsuhisa Yamamoto meets steelpan player Yoshio Machida for an album of rhythmic and melodic intersections with electronic underpinnings.

Pontevia, Mathias: Laminaire Pontevia, Mathias:
Laminaire

(Un Reve Nu -- France )

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Solo recordings of percussionist Mathias Pontevia embracing a breathtaking variety of approaches and sonic environments, in a beautiful art release with the CD attached to a laminated disc with embedded objects.

Sawai, Kazue / Michel Doneda / Kazuo Imai / Le Quan Ninh / Tetsu Saitoh: Une chance pour l'ombre Sawai, Kazue / Michel Doneda / Kazuo Imai / Le Quan Ninh / Tetsu Saitoh:
Une chance pour l'ombre

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

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Taylor, Cecil / Bill Dixon / Tony Oxley: Taylor, Cecil / Bill Dixon / Tony Oxley Taylor, Cecil / Bill Dixon / Tony Oxley:
Taylor, Cecil / Bill Dixon / Tony Oxley

(Les Disques Victo -- Canada )

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Wright, Jack / John Nystrom: Audible Shadows Wright, Jack / John Nystrom:
Audible Shadows

(Spring Garden Music -- USA )

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Concert recordings from live performances at Dickenson College in Carlisle, PA in 2009 and again in 2010 from saxophonist Jack Wright and drummer Johan Nystrom, both using extended and unusual techniques in a beautifully paced album of subtle and surprising free improvisation.

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 )

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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.

Rosaly, Frank: Malo Rosaly, Frank:
Malo

(Utech Records -- USA )

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Chicago drummer Frank Rosaly in a five track suite of sinister percussion and ambiguous space, using an acoustic drum set, contact microphones, oscillators, effects pedals and analog synths, mining jazz, Afro-Cuban, and non-idiomatic grooves using unconventional techniques.

Petit, Philippe : Ear Me In Petit, Philippe :
Ear Me In

(Bolt -- Poland )

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Composer Petit in an opus dealing with the dynamic of resonance and its incidences: a microphonic exploration of a single sound body made to resonate by means of different types of percussion, building a dramatic story from sampled and processed percussive elements.

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.

Nakatani, Tatsuya: Confirmation Nakatani, Tatsuya:
Confirmation

(TAIGA -- USA )

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The first vinyl solo album from one of the world's most active percussionists, Tatsuya Nakatani, recording live at Nakatani-kobo in Easton Pennsylvania in 2015, in an incredible display of unexpected sonic territory from drums, bows, bells, bowls and cymbals.

Backer, Andreas / Raymond Strid: Voice & Percussion Backer, Andreas / Raymond Strid:
Voice & Percussion

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Ever-inventive drummer/percussionist Raymond Strid and performance collaborator, Norwegian-Swedish free improvising vocalist Andreas Backer, for a set of unusual, absurd and detailed improvisations, as the two complement each other in unexpected ways.

Klezmerson: Amon: The Book Of Angels Volume 24 Klezmerson:
Amon: The Book Of Angels Volume 24

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Tzadik's series reinterpreting John Zorn's Masada compositions releases the 24th "Book of Angels", performed by Klezmerson, a Mexico-based ensemble led by violist & composer Benjamin Shwartz, who founded the group in 2003 to integrate music from a Mexican standpoint.

Toral, Rafael: Space Collective 2 Live [CASSETTE + download] Toral, Rafael:
Space Collective 2 Live [CASSETTE + download]

(Notice Recordings -- USA )

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Electronics & drums in a duo from Portugese musician Rafael Toral and drummer Alfonso Simoes performing live at All Tomorrow's Parties in 2012, two extended improvisations that develop from slow psychedelic cries to blistering interactions of strong statements.

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.

Har-You Percussion Group: Songs From The Ghetto Youth Har-You Percussion Group:
Songs From The Ghetto Youth

(ESP -- USA )

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One result of NYC's Harlem Youth Act of 1964 was this young latin-jazz band, percussion heavy and compelling funky grooves with soulful vocals, remastered for new millenium.

Klaxon Gueule: Cote, Falaise, St-Onge: Grain Klaxon Gueule: Cote, Falaise, St-Onge:
Grain

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Michel F Cote, Bernard Falaise, Alexandre St-Onge, Christof Migone, and Sam Shalabi, all members of the excellent group Klaxon Gueule, in a minimalist release of improv.

Pluta, Sam: Machine Language Pluta, Sam:
Machine Language

(Carrier Records -- USA )

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An album of electro-acoustic compositions written for and recorded by New York City music ensembles and performers: MIVOS Quartet; Wet Ink Ensemble; Timetable Percussion; Jessie Marino.

Tabassian /  Martel / Tabassian: Masafat Tabassian / Martel / Tabassian:
Masafat

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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Geographic improvisations from this trio of string and percussion players, with each track named by location and distance between Montreal and Chelsea, Ontario.

Wiens, Rainer: Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors Wiens, Rainer:
Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors

(Ambiances Jazz -- Canada )

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A series of solos and duets between Kalimba player Rainer Wiens and an impressive set of improvisers including Jean Derome, Malcolm Goldstein, Frank Lozano, &c.

Geisse, Gunnar: Meta Atem Geisse, Gunnar:
Meta Atem

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Mysterious and intense works for electric guitar, signal processing, field recordings and voice from experimenter, improviser and audio researcher Gunnar Geisse.

Gumpert Quartette, Ulrich: Quartette Gumpert Quartette, Ulrich:
Quartette

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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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.

Sassetti, Bernardo Trio: Motion Sassetti, Bernardo Trio:
Motion

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Portugal pianist Bernardo Sassetti's trio with Carlos Barretto (Lokomotiv) and drummer Alexander Frazao, delicate and exquisite jazz from an extraordinary composer.

Various Artists: ReR Quarterly Volume 4 Number 2 Various Artists:
ReR Quarterly Volume 4 Number 2

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

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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.

Butcher, John / Nilssen-Love, Pal: Concentric Butcher, John / Nilssen-Love, Pal:
Concentric

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

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Pisaro, Michael : Hearing Metal 1 Pisaro, Michael :
Hearing Metal 1

(Edition Wandelweiser Records -- Germany )

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Greg Stuart realizes Michael Pisaro's first and haunting "Hearing Metal" on tam-tam, a large piece of metal which is mic-ed and recorded to create a vast and rich sound when played by bow or hand, here in 3 compositions layering the instrument in combination with sine tones.

SOL6 SOL6:

(Red Note -- Netherlands )

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Attacking jazz structures with great passion and power while taking on Ives, Satie and Bacharach, this supergroup of sorts sports Veryan Weston, Luc Ex, Ingrid Laubrock, Tony Buck, &c. - incredible!

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.

Machida, Yoshio: Naada Machida, Yoshio:
Naada

(Amorfon -- Japan )

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Tokyo based transboundary sound & visual artist Yoshio Machida in his 2006 4th release of steel pan music, here solo or multi-tracked without electronics in 7 pieces including one inspired by Satie.

Machida, Yoshio: Steelpan Improvisation Series "i" [VINYL] Machida, Yoshio:
Steelpan Improvisation Series "i" [VINYL]

(Amorfon -- Japan )

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The 1st of 2 album with Amorfon label leader Yoshio Machida performing acoustic improvisation on the steelpan drum influenced by traditional Indian improvised music, adding elements of Jazz, twelve-tone and ethnic music to create a unique hybrid, in a limited clear vinyl LP.

Machida, Yoshio: Steelpan Improvisation Series "ro" [VINYL] Machida, Yoshio:
Steelpan Improvisation Series "ro" [VINYL]

(Amorfon -- Japan )

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The 2nd of 2 album with Amorfon label leader Yoshio Machida performing acoustic improvisation on the steelpan drum influenced by traditional Indian improvised music, adding elements of Jazz, twelve-tone and ethnic music to create a unique hybrid, in a limited clear vinyl LP.

Moore, Thurston / Frank Rosaly: Marshmallow Moon Decorum Moore, Thurston / Frank Rosaly:
Marshmallow Moon Decorum

(Corbett vs. Dempsey -- USA )

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Chicago's 2012 Marshmallow Festival brought together improvising drummer Frank Rosaly with New York guitarist Thurston Moore for a thick 35 minute improvisation that builds in intensity as Moore's drive and Rosaly's vehement interaction take the listener on a monumental journey.

Nastesjo, Johannes / Vasco Trilla: Ginkgo Nastesjo, Johannes / Vasco Trilla:
Ginkgo

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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The duo of Johannes Nastesjo on double bass and Vasco Trilla on drums and percussion, an album of extended techniques and unexpected devising, using quietly aggressive techniques balanced by concentrative improv to create unexpected eruptions and unusual sonic environments.

Zemler, Hubert : Gostak & Doshes Zemler, Hubert :
Gostak & Doshes

(Bolt -- Poland )

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Drummer/percussionist Hubert Zemler's second solo album with two compositions inspired by electronic music, particularly by works of the ensemble Suaves Figures, recorded in the vaults of the Camaldolese Church in Bielany, Warsaw with Milosz Pekala on vibraphones.

Turner, Matt / Hal Rammel: As On A Pivot Of Air [10'' VINYL] Turner, Matt / Hal Rammel:
As On A Pivot Of Air [10'' VINYL]

(Penumbra -- USA )

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A live recording by the long-running duo of Matt Turner on cello and Hal Rammel on amplified palettes at Acme Records & Music Emporium in Milwaukee in 2015 as part of the Audible Electricity series, presenting uniquely voiced and detailed improvisations.

Sao Paulo Underground (Featuring Rob Mazurek): Tres Cabecas Loucuras Sao Paulo Underground (Featuring Rob Mazurek):
Tres Cabecas Loucuras

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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The third album by Sao Paulo Underground mixing jazz and electronics by the group of Mauricio Takara (percussion), Rob Mazurek (cornet & electronics), Guilherme Grando (keys), and Richard Ribeiro (drums).

Soloveitzik / Erel / Davis: Three States Of Freedom Soloveitzik / Erel / Davis:
Three States Of Freedom

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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Israeli saxophonist Tom Soloveitzik, Turkish electronics player Korhan Erel (Islak Kopek), and US cellist Kevin Davis in an international dialog of rich and sonically charged electroacoustic improvisation.

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

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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During her stay in London from 2004-2008, saxophonist Chefa Alonso developed a rewarding duo with percussionist Tony Marsh of great technical and musical value, as heard on these excellent recordings from Red Rose and Ryan's Bar in London, and Matadero in Huesca, Spain.

Fier, Anton: Dreamspeed/Blindlight 1992-1994 [REISSUE, 2 CDs] Fier, Anton:
Dreamspeed/Blindlight 1992-1994 [REISSUE, 2 CDs]

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Kid Millions & Jim Sauter: Million Dollar Band / Bull Run [VINYL 7-inch] Kid Millions & Jim Sauter:
Million Dollar Band / Bull Run [VINYL 7-inch]

(Feeding Tube Records -- USA )

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Borbetomagus' Jim Sauter has been performing in a duo with drummer Kid Millions for several years, creating a blistering and urgent wail of free improvised energy, as heard on this two track 7 inch, succint sonic blasts of freedom.

Noble, Steve / Daniel Thompson: Sunday Afternoon (Live At The Hundred Years Gallery) Noble, Steve / Daniel Thompson:
Sunday Afternoon (Live At The Hundred Years Gallery)

(Confront -- Great Britain )

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A recording of two London based improvisers of different generations communing in the resonant surroundings of the 100 Years Gallery, with drummer Noble creating glittering bell and gong like tones over which guitar Thompson hangs fractured harmonics and strange bending chords.

Nilssen-Love, Paal: News From the Junkyard [VINYL] Nilssen-Love, Paal:
News From the Junkyard [VINYL]

(PNL -- Norway )

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Assembling a wide range of percussive instruments accumulated through world travels, from Korean gongs to scrap metal sheets from Ethiopia, Paal Nilssen-Love presents an intense and wide-ranging solo percussion tour-de-force, recorded in Oslo by frequent collaborator Lasse Marhaug.

Xenakis, Iannis: GRM Works 1957-1962 [VINYL REPRESS] Xenakis, Iannis:
GRM Works 1957-1962 [VINYL REPRESS]

(Recollection GRM -- Austria )

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Recollection GRM assembles Greek experimental composer Iannis Xenakis' works for Groupe de Recherches Musicales circa 1957-1962: "Concret PH" (1958); "Orient-Occident" (1960); "Diamorphoses" (1957-58); "Bohor" (1962).

XT (Seymour Wright / Paul Abbot): Pah' XT (Seymour Wright / Paul Abbot):
Pah'

(Pleasure of the Text Records -- USA )

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The duo of Paul Abbot on drum kits, percussion & computer, and Seymour Wright on alto saxophone and feedback, in a massive edge-of-your seat live recording from London's Cafe Oto in 2015, a mix of brutal and beautiful playing with unexpected and surprising twists.

Akiyama, Tetuzi / Jason Kahn: Till We Meet Again Akiyama, Tetuzi / Jason Kahn:
Till We Meet Again

(For4Ears -- Switzerland )

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Beins, Burkhard: Disco Prova Beins, Burkhard:
Disco Prova

(Absinth Records -- Germany )

Price: $16.45    

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Bunda Love: beards and calves [2 CDs] Bunda Love:
beards and calves [2 CDs]

(Funhole Records -- USA )

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Strange interactive recordings and improvisations from NY drummer Mike Pride and childhood chum and "Strange Maine" owner ID M Theft Able, two CDs of curious and fascinating work with a weird sense of humor.

Carneiro, Pedro: Improbable Transgressions Carneiro, Pedro:
Improbable Transgressions

(Sirr.ecords -- Portugal )

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Conde, Sidiki: Sidiki Conde, Sidiki:
Sidiki

(Innova -- USA )

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African Sidiki Conde lost the use of his legs at 14 to polio, yet found his inner rhythm and voice, which are heard in his infectious, complex and joyous music.

Evans, Michael / Arnal, Jeff: MEJA Evans, Michael / Arnal, Jeff:
MEJA

(C3R -- Canada )

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Klimsara & Spitschka: Sahay Manush: Marimbaphon & Multipercussion Klimsara & Spitschka:
Sahay Manush: Marimbaphon & Multipercussion

(FARAO Classics -- Germany )

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The duo of Jurgen Spitschka and Marta Klimsara performing works for marimba and percussion by Steve Reich, Astor Piazzola, Andy Pape, Maurice Ravel and Marcin Blazewicz.

Martin, Billy: Illy B Eats, Volume 3 Martin, Billy:
Illy B Eats, Volume 3

(Amulet -- USA )

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Moon, The : Good And Evil Moon, The :
Good And Evil

(577 -- USA )

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The studio debut of drummer Federico Ughi and electric guitarist Adam Caine's project The Moon, a touring band crossing jazz based free improvisation with rock elements in free-flowing and driving music highlight the technical and melodic skills of both players.

One Might Add: Sailing Team One Might Add:
Sailing Team

(Ruby Red Editora -- Portugal )

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Home made electronics and percussion in a uniquely psychedelic duo from Portugese underground musicians Alberto Arruda and Ruben Costa.

Pride, Mike: Listening Party Pride, Mike:
Listening Party

(Akord Records/Subkulturni Azil -- Slovenia )

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The first solo album from Downtown NY drummer/multi-instrumentalist Mike Pride, 18 diverse and succinct pieces for percussion instruments, studio creations, glockenspiel etudes & drum set improvisations with rhythmically superb music and some strange bits of NYC humor.

Savage Aural Hotbed: The Unified Pounding Theory Savage Aural Hotbed:
The Unified Pounding Theory

(Innova -- USA )

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