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Percussion & Drums
 
Pisaro, Michael : Hearing Metal 1 Pisaro, Michael :
Hearing Metal 1

(Edition Wandelweiser Records -- Germany )

Price: $12.95

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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.

Prevost / Allum / Kanngiesser / Kasyansky / Lazaridou / Yoshikawa: Workshop Concert at Cafe Oto Prevost / Allum / Kanngiesser / Kasyansky / Lazaridou / Yoshikawa:
Workshop Concert at Cafe Oto

(Matchless -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.50

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AMM percussionist Eddie Prevost has presented weekly Workshop Concerts since 1999, here recording live at London's Cafe Oto in May, 2012 with a sextet of acoustic and electronic performers on violin, cello, theremin, zither, electronics, and percussion.

SOL6 SOL6:

(Red Note -- Netherlands )

Price: $17.95

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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 )

Price: $16.95

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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 )

Price: $13.95

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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 )

Price: $17.95

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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 )

Price: $17.95

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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.

Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert: iO <i>[Used Item]</i> Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert:
iO [Used Item]

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $9.95

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After their "Live in Russia" volumes, eloquent French Canadian saxophonist and creative drummer Michel Lambert present 9 new improvisations recorded at Resonance studios in their home town of Montreal, a tremendous dialog between these two free yet lyrical players.

Turner, Roger / Yukihiro Isso: Takanehishigu [VINYL] Turner, Roger / Yukihiro Isso:
Takanehishigu [VINYL]

(Otoroku -- Great Britain )

Price: $23.36

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UK drummer/percussionist Roger Turner in his first meeting with Japanese Noh flutist Yukihiro Isso, an accomplished improviser who has performed with Cecil Taylor, Peter Brotzmann, John Zorn, &c., for a unique and fascinating conversation bridging two traditions.

Jewell, Ryan: Radio: Vol. 2 Jewell, Ryan:
Radio: Vol. 2

(Notice Recordings -- USA )

Price: $4.50

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Columbus, Ohio audio experimenter Ryan Jewell using percussive items to create two distinct works of amplified sound intended for radio broadcast, patiently developing each piece into compelling improvisations that transition through concentrative playing.

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

(Corbett vs. Dempsey -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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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 )

Price: $15.95

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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 )

Price: $13.95

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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 )

Price: $13.95

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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.

Sakata, Akira: The Tale of the Heike [VINYL 2 LPs] Sakata, Akira:
The Tale of the Heike [VINYL 2 LPs]

(Trost Records -- Austria )

Price: $29.95

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Clarinetist, percussionist and vocalist Akira Sakata performs a disturbing rendering of "The Tale of the Heike", an epic account of the 12th century struggle between the Taira and Minamoto clans for control of Japan.

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

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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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 )

Price: $14.95

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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 )

Price: $16.95

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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 19921994 [REISSUE] Fier, Anton:
Dreamspeed/Blindlight 19921994 [REISSUE]

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $19.95

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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 )

Price: $8.95

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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 )

Price: $13.95

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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 )

Price: $24.95

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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 )

Price: $22.95

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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 )

Price: $14.95

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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 )

Price: $14.95

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Applebaum, Mark: Asylum Applebaum, Mark:
Asylum

(Innova -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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

(Absinth Records -- Germany )

Price: $11.64

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Big Black: Ethnic Fusion Big Black:
Ethnic Fusion

(Mutable -- USA )

Price: $15.95

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

(Funhole Records -- USA )

Price: $8.00

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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.

Butcher, John / Gino Robair: Bottle Breaking Heart Leap [VINYL] Butcher, John / Gino Robair:
Bottle Breaking Heart Leap [VINYL]

(Alt.Vinyl -- Great Britain )

Price: $20.95

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An amazing example of modern free improv from two modern masters--John Butcher on tenor and soprano sax, acoustic and amplified; and percussionist Gino Robair on energized surfaces, blippoo box--playing with frightening intensity in perfectly paced dialog.

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

(Sirr.ecords -- Portugal )

Price: $17.95

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Conde, Sidiki: Sidiki Conde, Sidiki:
Sidiki

(Innova -- USA )

Price: $7.50

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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 )

Price: $12.95

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Heasley, Tom / Toss Panos: Passages Heasley, Tom / Toss Panos:
Passages

(Full Bleed Music -- USA )

Price: $8.00

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Tonal tuba player Heasley's 4th CD, an atmopsheric duo with drummer Toss Panos recorded livat at Tossimo's, North Hollywood in 2006.

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

(FARAO Classics -- Germany )

Price: $11.25

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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 )

Price: $8.50

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

(577 -- USA )

Price: $8.00

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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 )

Price: $16.95

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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 )

Price: $7.30

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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 )

Price: $13.95

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Skist: Ellipsis Skist:
Ellipsis

(Polarity -- Japan )

Price: $10.00

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Staiano, Moe!: The Absolute Tradition of No Traditions Staiano, Moe!:
The Absolute Tradition of No Traditions

(PsychForm Records -- USA )

Price: $7.00

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3rd solo album from Sleepytime Gorilla Museum's drummer Staiano, 11 tracks recorded on guitar, loops, drums, and percussion without overdubs.

Staiano, Moe!: The Lateness of Yearly Presentations Staiano, Moe!:
The Lateness of Yearly Presentations

(Dephine Knormal Musik and Amanita Records -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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10 compositions by Sleepytime Gorilla Museum's percussionist, working with a great collection of musicians. Standard rock instrumentation sits alongside unusual percussive instruments such as theremin, musical saw and barking!

Thollem  / Rivera: I'll Meet You Halfway Out In The Middle Of It All Thollem / Rivera:
I'll Meet You Halfway Out In The Middle Of It All

(Thollem -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Distinctly far-ranging work from technical/conceptual phenomenon pianist McDonas and drummer Rivera, a mix of composed & spontaneous works, eclectic and amazing.

Tietchens, Asmus  / Mueller, Jon : Acht St&uuml;cke Tietchens, Asmus / Mueller, Jon :
Acht Stücke

(Auf Abwegen -- Germany )

Price: $15.95

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2nd collaboration between German sound manipulator Asmus Tietchens creating dynamic textural environments and US improv-drummer Jon Mueller on gongs and cymbals.

Volcano The Bear: Egg and Two Books Volcano The Bear:
Egg and Two Books

(Vivo Records -- Poland )

Price: $10.00

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Vorwolf: Snake's Eyes Vorwolf:
Snake's Eyes

(Formed Records -- Sweden )

Price: $12.95

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Two percussionists - Michael Vorfeld & Christian Wolfarth - meet as Vorwolf in this dialog of extended techniques mixing tonal and rhythmic ideas into unusual language.

Wastell, Mark : Vibra: Trent (3" CDr) Wastell, Mark :
Vibra: Trent (3" CDr)

(Linear Obsessional Recordings -- Great Britain )

Price: $9.95

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An extraordinary solo EP of a tam-tam performance by Mark Wastell, one of the founders of the "New London Silence" movement and Confront label founder, performing live at Nottingham Trent University for a rich and forceful album of timbre and tone.

Wolfarth, Christian: Acoustic Solo Percussion Vol. 1-4 & Remixes [2 CDs] Wolfarth, Christian:
Acoustic Solo Percussion Vol. 1-4 & Remixes [2 CDs]

(Hiddenbell Records -- Switzerland )

Price: $9.82

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This 2 CD set contains all the pieces of percussionist Christ Wolfarth's "Acoustic Solo Percussion" series on the first CD and remixes by Rashad Becker, Hans Joachim Irmler (faust), Gunter Mueller and Joke Lanz (sudden infant) on the 2nd.

Yoshihide, Otomo / Paal Nilssen-Love:  [VINYL] Yoshihide, Otomo / Paal Nilssen-Love:
[VINYL]

(JVTLANDT -- Denmark )

Price: $29.95

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The fiery, complex and exultant duo of drummer/percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love and Otomo Yoshihide on electric guitar, performing at the Copenhagen Jazzhouse in May 2013, an intense and rewarding set from two authoritative improvisers.

Bennett, Ben : Trap [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE] Bennett, Ben :
Trap [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE]

(Astral Spirits -- USA )

Price: $8.95

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Twelve tracks of solo percussion using a variety of drum-like devices, an intense album of percussive possibilities that surprise in the variety of approaches, the intensity of sound, and the dynamics of each work, using close microphones to capture sonic details.

Dorji, Tashi  / Tyler Damon: Live at the Spot +1  [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE] Dorji, Tashi / Tyler Damon:
Live at the Spot +1 [CASSETTE with DOWNLOAD CODE]

(Astral Spirits -- USA )

Price: $8.95

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The free improvising duo of Himalayan guitarist Tashi Dorji and drummer Tyler Damon, who preform regularly as a duo based in Asheville, NC and Bloomington, IN, here in a live album of thick and energetic interaction bordering on the ecstatic, recorded in two exhilarating concerts.

Smith, Linda Catlin : Dirt Road Smith, Linda Catlin :
Dirt Road

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Price: $15.95

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Canadian composer Linda Catlin Smith's extended composition for violin and percussion in 15 parts, performed by percussionist Simon Limbrick and violinist Mira Benjamin, a unique orchestration that reveals a journey of steady pace, tension and beauty.

Gerbal, Antonin : Sound Of Drums Gerbal, Antonin :
Sound Of Drums

(Umlaut Records -- Germany )

Price: $14.95

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An absorbing album of solo drum work from French drummer/percussionist Antonin Gerbal, recording in the studio and demonstrating his profound sonic and technical approaches to the drums, isolated from projects like Peeping Tom, Bertrand Denzler/ONCEIM or Zoor.

Trilla, Vasco : The Rainbow Serpent Trilla, Vasco :
The Rainbow Serpent

(FMR -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95

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Barcelona drummer and percussionist Vasco Trilla, know for his work with Planeta Imaginario, Filthy Habits Ensemble, Cows On Trees, &c. in a solo album that takes the listener through a myriad of tones and emotions along a varied and tonally hybrid journey of prepared drums, assorted percussion

Koenji Hyakkei 3: Live at Star Pine's Cafe (DVD) Koenji Hyakkei 3:
Live at Star Pine's Cafe (DVD)

(Magaibutsu -- Japan )

Price: $21.50

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Dingman, Chris: The Subliminal and the Sublime <i>[Used Item]</i> Dingman, Chris:
The Subliminal and the Sublime [Used Item]

(Inner Arts -- USA )

Price: $7.95

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A sublime five-part suite commissioned by Chamber Music America, performed by Loren Stillman (sax), Fabian Almazan (piano), Ryan Ferreira (guitar), Linda Oh (bass), and Justin Brown drums), exploring the subliminal patterns hidden below apparent reality.

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.

Gjerstad Trio, Frode: Mir Gjerstad Trio, Frode:
Mir

(Circulasione -- Norway )

Price: $15.95

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The first meeting of saxophonist Frode Gjerstad, bassist Jon Rune Strom and drummer Paal Nilssen-Love, performing live at Cafe Mir in Oslo, an amazingly energetic session of great dialog and drive.

Murcia, Sarah: Never Mind The Future <i>[Used Item]</i> Murcia, Sarah:
Never Mind The Future [Used Item]

(Ayler -- France )

Price: $9.95

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Revisiting Sex Pistols' "Never Mind the Bollocks" in a band with Benoit Delbecq on piano, Gilles Coronado on guitar, Olivier Py on sax, Franck Vaillant on drums, and Sarah Murcia on bass, splitting the vocals with Mark Tompkins in a unique take on a punk classic.



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