The Squid's Ear Magazine

  Rapid SSL

  PayPal

  Mastercard

  Visa

  Discover

  American Express



© 2002-2016, Squidco LLC
Recent Releases and Best Sellers

Recent additions to our catalog and items of note. Other new items that are in stock and ready to ship can be found in our Just In category.

Other New Sections:
Improv & Jazz Experimental Compositional Rock/RIO/Prog
Just In Restocked New in Used Upcoming
 
Webber, Anna (w/ Matt Mitchell / John Hollenbeck): Simple Webber, Anna (w/ Matt Mitchell / John Hollenbeck):
Simple

(Skirl -- USA )

Price: $14.95

In Stock

Saxophonist and flutist Anna Webber composed this album in isolation from her active Brooklyn life, balancing introspective material with complex rhythms and dissonant melodic sections performed by the outstanding work of John Hollenbeck (drums) and Matt Mitchell (piano).

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

(Skirl -- USA )

Price: $12.00

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).

Shelton / Lonberg-Holm / Rosaly: Resounder Shelton / Lonberg-Holm / Rosaly:
Resounder

(Singlespeed Music -- USA )

Price: $14.95

In Stock

Half of Chicago's Fast Citizens sextet, Aram Shelton (sax), Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello & electronics), and Frank Rosaly (percussion) recorded these free improvisations in the studio then post-processed them to enhance their intricate and unusual electroacoustic dialog.

Nakatani, Tatsuya: Gong Nakatani, Tatsuya:
Gong

(Nakatani-Kobo -- USA )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

Compositions on fourteen gongs performed and recorded by Tatsuya Nakatani during the winters of 2014 and 2015, 6 untitled works of powerful tones evoked from these large instruments using bows and mallets, each slowly unfolding and enveloping the listener.

Nakatani, Tatsuya & Michel Doneda: Duo Nakatani, Tatsuya & Michel Doneda:
Duo

(Nakatani-Kobo -- USA )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

The long-running duo of US-based Japanese percussionist Tatsuya Nakatani and French saxophonist Michel Doneda in an album merging superb technical skills and creative approaches in an almost telepathic dialog of surprising twists and turns.

Nakatani-Kobo Special: Nakatani/Doneda: Duo & Nakatani: Gong at one special price. Nakatani-Kobo Special:
Nakatani/Doneda: Duo & Nakatani: Gong at one special price.

(Nakatani-Kobo -- USA )

Price: $24.00

In Stock

Buy both Kobo releases Nakatani/Doneda: Duo & Nakatani: Gong and save $4.00 !

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

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $9.56

In Stock

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

Lauzier, Philippe: Transparence Lauzier, Philippe:
Transparence

(Schraum -- Germany )

Price: $14.95

Out of Stock

Quebec bass clarinetist and saxophonist Philippe Lauzier is an accomplished improviser and composer, here in his solo debut, an epic suite that finds untreated acoustic reeds mingling with textured overdubs and subtle feedback, music that is equally jarring and hypnotic.

Chrysakis, Thanos: Above the Hidden Track An Endless Blaze Chrysakis, Thanos:
Above the Hidden Track An Endless Blaze

(Aural Terrains -- Greece/UK )

Price: $15.95

In Stock

Composer/performer Thanos Chrysakis in a studio electronic work, using a diversity of methods and approaches that imply his usual free improvisational approaches by creating a rich and elaborate sound world of distinctive, unique and often warped electronic sound.

Meelkop, Roel: Oude Koeien Meelkop, Roel:
Oude Koeien

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

Sound artist Roel Meelkop compiles various limited vinyl 7", 10" and lathe cut releases from Korm Plastics and related labels, along with one work made for this release, showing the variety of approaches and concepts Meelkop applies to his fascinating sound work.

Kwang, Goh Lee: The Lost Testimony Of Rashomon Kwang, Goh Lee:
The Lost Testimony Of Rashomon

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

Price: $11.95

In Stock

A diverse set of electronic compositions from hauntingly beautiful to tormented soundscapes, composed by Goh Lee Kwang for a multimedia stage work based on Rashomon, a short story about moral ambiguity written in 1915 and based on a 1000-year-old Japanese tale.

Frey, Jurg : Grizzana and other pieces 2009-2014 [2 CDs] Frey, Jurg :
Grizzana and other pieces 2009-2014 [2 CDs]

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Price: $26.95

In Stock

The Ensemble Grizzana (Ryoko Akama, Mira Benjamin, Richard Craig, Emma Richards, Philip Thomas and Seth Woods) performs a series of delicate and beautiful chamber pieces by Swiss composer and clarinetist Jurg Frey, who also performs on clarinet.

Granberg, Magnus : How Deep is the Ocean, How High is the Sky? Granberg, Magnus :
How Deep is the Ocean, How High is the Sky?

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Price: $14.36

In Stock

Swedish composer Magnus Granberg (Skogen) places baroque instruments alongside prepared piano, objects and electronics in an exquisite 60-minute piece performed with an excellent set of performers including Cyril Bondi, d'incise, Eric Ruffing, Christoph Schiller, &c.

Saunders, James : Assigned #15 Saunders, James :
Assigned #15

(Another Timbre -- UK )

Price: $12.76

In Stock

Leading contemporary music ensemble Apartment House perform a new piece developing out of James Saunders's long-term modular project '#unassigned'; the new piece, "assigned #15" creates a mesmeric, dense, jungle-like soundworld across its 45 minutes duration.

Beins, Burkhard / Enrico Malatesta / Michael Vorfeld / Christian Wolfarth / Ingar Zach: Gluck Beins, Burkhard / Enrico Malatesta / Michael Vorfeld / Christian Wolfarth / Ingar Zach:
Gluck

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

Price: $14.95

In Stock

The international percussion quintet of Burkhard Beins, Enrico Malatesta, Michael Vorfeld, Christian Wolfarth and Ingar Zach, using compositional and improvisational methods to create new forms of contemporary percussion music with a unique group aesthetic.

Taumatrop (Fages / Marquez): For John Ayrton Paris Taumatrop (Fages / Marquez):
For John Ayrton Paris

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $10.00

In Stock

The duo of Ferran Fages on electronic devices and Eduard Maquez on percussion in a beautiful long-form drone, a drifting and haunting work that hangs off of slowly building crescendos which release to beautifully suspended sonic environments.

Rolfsson, Matilda / Richard Sanderson / Mark Wastell: Live at l'Klectic Rolfsson, Matilda / Richard Sanderson / Mark Wastell:
Live at l'Klectic

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

The subtly complex trio of Richard Sanderson on amplified melodeon, dictaphones & small percussion, Mark Wastell on tam-tam & shruti box, and Matilda Rolfsson on percussion performing an extended improvisation live at The Horse Improv Club, l'Klectic, London.

Johnson, Lucien / Alan Silva / Makoto Sato: Stinging Netttles Johnson, Lucien / Alan Silva / Makoto Sato:
Stinging Netttles

(Improvising Beings -- France )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

The trio of New Zealand saxophonist Lucien Johnson, living in Paris, with the rhythm section of Alan Silva on double bass and Makoto Sato on drums for an expressive album of free jazz with inventive counterpoint and soulful playing in the Ayler tradition.

Sharrock, Linda: No Is No (Don't Fuck Around With Your Women) Sharrock, Linda:
No Is No (Don't Fuck Around With Your Women)

(Improvising Beings -- France )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

Two extended and frenetic works of improvisation with free vocals from Linda Sharock, in a sextet including Itaru Oki on trumpet, Mario Rechter on reeds & voilin, Eric Zinman on piano, Makoto Sato on drums and Yoram Rosilio on bass; demanding, complex and cathartic jazz!

Battikha, Philippe: Invisible Backgrounds Battikha, Philippe:
Invisible Backgrounds

(Samizdat -- USA )

Price: $12.95

In Stock

A beautiful solo album from Montreal/Brooklyn trumpeter Philippe Battikha, who also developed the field recordings over which he plays, joined on two tracks by double bassist Johan Fortune, in a melancholy and haunting album of emotionally rich soundscapes.

Belorukov, Ilia / Harpakahylo / Patryk Lichota / Kim_Nasung: After Belorukov, Ilia / Harpakahylo / Patryk Lichota / Kim_Nasung:
After

(Nueni -- Germany )

Price: $9.95

In Stock

A short and succinct album of free improvisation from the Russian quartet of Ilia Belorukov (sax), Hapakahylo (drums, objects), Patryk Lichota (sax, objects), and Kim_Nasung (Guzheng), using unusual techniques to conjur unexpected audio environments.

Barriere, Lali / Miguel A. Garcia  : Espejuelo Barriere, Lali / Miguel A. Garcia :
Espejuelo

(Nueni -- Spain )

Price: $14.95

Out of Stock

The duo of Miguel A. Garcia on electronics and Lali Barriere on objects and no-input mixer for an album of investigative, detailed improvisation that's well paced and calmly complex.

ElSaffar, Amir Two Rivers Ensemble: Crisis ElSaffar, Amir Two Rivers Ensemble:
Crisis

(Pi Recordings -- USA )

Price: $14.95

In Stock

NY trumpeter Amir ElSaffar's Two Rivers Ensemble, exploring the juncture between jazz and music of the Middle East through sophisticated and lyrically stunning music, here focusing on revolution, civil war, and sectarian violence; a culture's struggle for survival.

La Casa, Eric / Cedric Peyronnet: La Creuse La Casa, Eric / Cedric Peyronnet:
La Creuse

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

Eric La Casa and Cedric Peyronnet collected sounds in a triangular area in the north of the Creuse departement, France, giving the landscape a sonic corporeality by each initiating a sound work based on a specific site, which the other composer expanded upon.

Graewe, Georg: Stills And Stories Graewe, Georg:
Stills And Stories

(Random Acoustics -- Germany )

Price: $12.00

Out of Stock

German pianist and Euro Free Jazz stalwart Georg Graewe in his first solo release in more than a decade, a remarkable set of succinct compositions balancing astonishing technical skills with beautifully expressive playing, presented in several series of "stills" and "stories".

Zorn, John: Forro Zinho Ñ Forro In The Dark Plays Zorn Zorn, John:
Forro Zinho Ñ Forro In The Dark Plays Zorn

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $16.95

In Stock

Forro is a NY East Village rock ensemble that reinterprets forro--traditional Brazilian folk music--using modern Downtown language, here taking on the compositions of John Zorn in rhythmically rich melodic approaches that's equal parts tribute and collaboration.

Bret Higgins Atlas Revolt: Higgins, Bret; Atlas Revolt Bret Higgins Atlas Revolt:
Higgins, Bret; Atlas Revolt

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $11.95

In Stock

A Canadian quintet led by double bassist Bret Higgins (Zebrina) merging latin, R&B, soul, film soundtracks, jazz and more into moody and infectious grooves, lyrical and upbeat music that borrows freely from a variety of world and folk styles in exuberant ways.

Cordier, Eric / Seijiro Murayama: Nuit Cordier, Eric / Seijiro Murayama:
Nuit

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

On the surface an album of organized field recordings, which Eric Cordier recorded in both France and Japan, from outdoor sounds (frogs/birds) to indoor environments, over which Murayama added percussion and vocal utterances, synthesizing unusual and engaging environments.

Kretzmer, Yoni / Andrew Drury: Oranges Kretzmer, Yoni / Andrew Drury:
Oranges

(OutNow Recordings -- USA )

Price: $10.00

In Stock

A Downtown NY duo of OutNow label leader and saxophonist Yoni Kretzmer with drummer Andrew Drury, who both push the envelop with extended and unusual techniques amidst energetic playing and unusual freeform improv yielding unusual audio environments.

Shiroishi, Patrick: White Sun Sutra Shiroishi, Patrick:
White Sun Sutra

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $10.00

In Stock

Upsilon Acrux/Corima/Nakata saxophonist Patrick Shiroishi in an emotional album of solo saxophone recorded as a tribute to his grandfather, alone and overdubbed, pushing the limits of his mind and body through haunting, beautiful, and intense compositions and playing.

Ewen, Sandy / Damon Smith: Valle de Mexico Ewen, Sandy / Damon Smith:
Valle de Mexico

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

Guitarist Sandy Ewen and double bassist Damon Smith recorded these 2 extended improvsations in concert as part a "Desbordamientos" series at Cine Tonala, in Mexico City, pairing live music with screenings of Derek Bailey's 4-part series on improvisation.

Karkowski, Zbigniew / Kelly Churko: Infallibilism Karkowski, Zbigniew / Kelly Churko:
Infallibilism

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

Noise and sound artist Zbigniew Karkowski and Canadian born Japanese based noiser Kelly Churko in four recordings from Super Deluxe and Soup in Tokyo, bookmarking the release with harsh distortion offset by spacious and dynamic glitch and subtly aberrant sound.

Elggren, Leif / Joachim Nordwall: Prepresence Elggren, Leif / Joachim Nordwall:
Prepresence

(Confront -- Great Britain )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

A heavy, lo-fi, monster drone set recorded in concert at iDEALFEST, Fylkingen, Stockholm from the duo of Ideal Label head Joachim Nordwall & electronic artist Leif Elggren, using electric hair clippers and analogue synthesiser yielding a thick yet detailed performance.

SQID: SQID SQID:
SQID

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

Price: $17.95

In Stock

An international quartet of electroacoustic improvisers, SQID (Angelica Castello, Mario de Vega, Attila Faravelli and Burkhard Stangl) formed in 2011, using field recordings of sound instruments and objects which they use in live performance to make remarkable audio environments.

Phillips, Simon James : Blage 3 Phillips, Simon James :
Blage 3

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

Price: $17.95

In Stock

A reduction of composer Simon James Phillips' 5 hour improvisation performed with Tony Buck (drums), Werner Dafeldecker (bass), BJ Nilsen (electronics), Liz Allbee (trumpet), Arthur Rother (guitar) & Simon James Phillips (piano) exploring time, perception and place.

Duboc, Benjamin: St. James Infirmary Duboc, Benjamin:
St. James Infirmary

(Improvising Beings -- France )

Price: $9.95

In Stock

French bassist Benjamin Duboc, part of The Turbine!, Nuts, and a member of the Dark Tree roster, in a solo album of two extended improvisations: the traditional folk song "St. James Infirmary Blues"; and a free improvisation named for the church in which the album was recorded.

Janas, Gene / Vinnie Paternostro / Jay Reeve / Other Matter : United Slaves #2~3 Janas, Gene / Vinnie Paternostro / Jay Reeve / Other Matter :
United Slaves #2~3

(Improvising Beings -- France )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

Recorded in Brooklyn and Paris, this quintet crosses the threshold between jazz, rock and electronic sound with a somewhat dark intent, using guitar & sitar, organs, syths, pianos, drums, bass and sounds to evoke thick and extended psychedelic environments.

Oki, Itapu / Axel Dorner: Root Of Bohemian Oki, Itapu / Axel Dorner:
Root Of Bohemian

(Improvising Beings -- France )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

Two trumpeters 20 years apart, Germany's Axel Dorner and Japan's Itaru Oki are both known for their versatile approach to jazz, from traditional to the freest forms using extended techniques, in a unique dialog challenging the limits of the horn with fascinating results.

Ratkje, Maja S.K. / Jon Wesseltoft / Camille Norment / Per Gisle Galaen: Celadon Ratkje, Maja S.K. / Jon Wesseltoft / Camille Norment / Per Gisle Galaen:
Celadon

(Important Records -- USA )

Price: $14.95

Out of Stock
Special Order
If ordered we
expect to ship within:
4 weeks

An exquisite and meditative work from this quartet, performing on voice, bells, accordion, organ, harmonium, glass harmonica and zither, recorded in the distinctive acoustics of the mausoleum of Norwegian sculptor and painter Emanuel Vigeland (1875-1948) in Oslo.

Kwang, Goh Lee / Tim Blechmann: Findars Kwang, Goh Lee / Tim Blechmann:
Findars

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

Price: $13.95

In Stock

A work for heavy electronic drone and glitch, Herbal International Label founder Goh Lee Kwang presents this live performance from Malaysia's Finders Art Space in Kuala Lumpur, for 36 minutes of mysterious intensity that settles and fills the listening space like a pall.

McPhee, Joe: Solos: The Lost Tapes (1980-1981-1984) [VINYL] McPhee, Joe:
Solos: The Lost Tapes (1980-1981-1984) [VINYL]

(Roaratorio -- USA )

Price: $17.95

Out of Stock
Special Order
If ordered we
expect to ship within:
4 weeks

A collection of material from saxophonist Joe McPhee's personal archive of recordings, presenting unreleased material from 1980-1984, a diverse set demonstrating his investigative approach to solo playing from freely improvised, experimental, to melodic work.

Fraser, Nick (feat. Tony Malaby and Kris Davis): Too Many Continents Fraser, Nick (feat. Tony Malaby and Kris Davis):
Too Many Continents

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

In Stock

Toronto drummer and composer Nick Fraser in a superb trio with saxophonist Tony Malaby and pianist Kris Davis, performing Fraser originals that merge free improvisation, jazz and avant compositional approaches with astonishing solos from all three.

Brotzmann / van Hove / Bennink: 1971 Brotzmann / van Hove / Bennink:
1971

(Corbett vs. Dempsey -- USA )

Price: $14.95

In Stock

Unreleased material from legendary European players Peter Brotzmann (sax), Fred Van Hove (piano) and Han Bennink (drums), captured live in 1971 for intensely heavy playing at the 2nd Internationales New Jazz Meeting Auf Burg Altena, and in detailed studio work at Radio Bremen.

Hanut Trio (Bukelman / Masel / Sabag): Hanut Trio Hanut Trio (Bukelman / Masel / Sabag):
Hanut Trio

(OutNow Recordings -- USA )

Price: $10.00

In Stock

The Hanut Trio of Nir Sabag (drums & percussion), Nadav Masel (double bass & Moroccan flute) and Ido Bukelman (electric guitar & bell), named after the Tel-Aviv theater-gallery that host their concerts, in a studio album of idiosyncratic and informed free improvisation.

Bukelman, Ido  / Nadav Masel: Ground Birds Bukelman, Ido / Nadav Masel:
Ground Birds

(OutNow Recordings -- USA )

Price: $12.95

In Stock

Berlin double bassist Nadav Masel and Israeli guitarist Ido Bukelman performing on banjo, acoustic guitar & bells, in live recordings at Barbur gallery in Jerusalem, Israel in 2013 for 5 free works of flight, which they describe as "Improvisational Pieces for Meditations".

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

(Potlatch -- France )

Price: $12.76

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.

Banabila & Machinefabriek: Error Log Banabila & Machinefabriek:
Error Log

(Tapu Record -- Netherlands )

Price: $9.95

Out of Stock

The third album by Banabila and Machinefabriek, removing the lightness of the previous two in favor of abstract and dystopian soundscapes, presented in three long monolithic tracks based on electronics and heavy sampling of acoustic instruments.

Ayler, Albert: Spirits Rejoice [VINYL] Ayler, Albert:
Spirits Rejoice [VINYL]

(ESP -- USA )

Price: $26.95

In Stock

Legendary saxophonist Albert Ayler recorded this album in 1965 with the phenomenal band of brother Donald Ayler on trumpet, Charles Tyler on alto sax, Sunny Murray on drums, Call Cobbs on harpsichord, and Gary Peacock and Henry Grime on bass, reissued with its original cover.

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

(Ogun -- Great Britain )

Price: $13.56

In Stock

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.

Ewen, Sandy & Henry Kaiser: Lake Monsters Ewen, Sandy & Henry Kaiser:
Lake Monsters

(Balance Point Acoustics -- USA )

Price: $12.95

In Stock

Seven electric guitar duos from Kaiser & Ewen, recorded during a 6 hour marathon session in Houston, TX, impressive for the intense technical interactions as well as the assertive use of sound and distortion to augment their wonderfully strange, monstrous ideas.

Gibbs, Michael & the NDR Bigband featuring Bill Frisell: Play a Bill Frisell Setlist Gibbs, Michael & the NDR Bigband featuring Bill Frisell:
Play a Bill Frisell Setlist

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

In Stock

Guitarist Bill Frisell's first-ever appearance as the featured soloist on a big band session, performing with British composer and arranger Michael Gibbs and his NDR Bigband for a tour de force album playing over arrangements of compositions drawn from his career.

Gibbs, Michael & the NDR Bigband: In My View Gibbs, Michael & the NDR Bigband:
In My View

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

In Stock

British jazz composer and arranger Michael Gibbs directs his NDR Big Band through a set of lyrical jazz pieces with brilliant arrangements, including four original compositions and compositions from Carla Bley, Thelonius Monk, Ornette Coleman, Gordon Jenkins, and Ron Carter.

Chicago Reed Quartet (Mazzarella / Rempis / Williams / Vandermark): Western Automatic Chicago Reed Quartet (Mazzarella / Rempis / Williams / Vandermark):
Western Automatic

(Aerophonic -- USA )

Price: $10.00

Out of Stock

Four generations of Chicago saxophonists--Dave Rempis, Ken Vandermark, Mars Williams, and Nick Mazzarella--come together in an interactive saxophone quartet with each player providing 2 compositions of well-developed, powerful, engaging free and lyrical jazz.

Gustafsson, Mats / Merzbow / Balazs Pandi / Thurston Moore: Cuts of Guilt, Cuts Deeper [VINYL] Gustafsson, Mats / Merzbow / Balazs Pandi / Thurston Moore:
Cuts of Guilt, Cuts Deeper [VINYL]

(Rarenoise Records -- USA )

Price: $29.95

In Stock

The followup to "Cuts" by Japanese noisemaker Merzbow (aka Masami Akita), Swedish saxophonist Mats Gustafsson and Hungarian drummer Balazs Pandi, adding Sonic Youth founder Thurston Moore to create a supergroup of vicious sonic improvisation spanning 4 nations.

Frith, Fred / Evan Parker: Hello, I Must Be Going Frith, Fred / Evan Parker:
Hello, I Must Be Going

(Victo -- Canada )

Price: $13.56

In Stock

Two masters who rarely play together--guitarist Fred Frith and saxophonist Evan Parker--performing together as a duo at the 30th Musique Actuelle Festival in Victoriaville, Canada for an amazing exchange of ideas and intensely subtle dialog.

Helary, Sylvaine : Spring Roll / Printemps [2 CDs] Helary, Sylvaine :
Spring Roll / Printemps [2 CDs]

(Ayler -- France )

Price: $19.96

In Stock

A hybrid of theater, music, sound poetry and political manifesto from Sylvaine Helary, focused on the "Arab Spring" in Egypt, using intertwining words and voices around the quartet performances of Hugues Mayot, Sylvain Lemetre, Antonin Rayon and Sylvaine Helary.

Blaser, Samuel: Spring Rain Blaser, Samuel:
Spring Rain

(Whirlwind -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.95

Out of Stock
Special Order
If ordered we
expect to ship within:
4 weeks

Swiss trombonist Samuel Blaser pays tribute to clarinetist and composer Jimmy Giuffre, in a quartet with Russ Lossing on piano & keys, Drew Gress on double bass, and Gerald Cleaver on drums, merging Giuffre's lyrical forms to create new and innovative compositions.

Guapo: Obscure Knowledge Guapo:
Obscure Knowledge

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

Out of Stock
Special Order
If ordered we
expect to ship within:
4 weeks

For 20 years this British rock trio has straddled the boundaries of progressive, noise, minimalism and avant-rock here in a 3 part 43 minute long work in a scenic journey through loud New York minimalism, celestial drones, avant rock, kosmiche-noise, rockin' riffs and much more.

Eckardt, Jason: Subject Eckardt, Jason:
Subject

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $11.95

Out of Stock
Special Order
If ordered we
expect to ship within:
4 weeks

Composer Jason Eckardt presents "Subject", a work that confronts "enhanced interrogation" techniques using sound and light, plus other works including a 6 part piece about glossolalia ("Tongues"), performed by JACK, ICE, and the Oberlin Contemporary Music Ensemble.

Ghost Rhythms: Madeleine [2 CDs] Ghost Rhythms:
Madeleine [2 CDs]

(LEM -- France )

Price: $22.95

Out of Stock

Since 2005 this French progressive rock band has merged cinematic orchestral jazz in a marriage of Soft Machine, Magma, Steve Coleman and Bernard Herrmann, here in their 3rd album, a double CD of instrumental music that's technically interesting and melodically fulfilling.



Best Sellers in This Category:

Bisio, Michael / Kirk Knuffke Duo: Row for William O.

Braxton, Anthony : Quartet (Santa Cruz) 1993, 2nd Set

Taylor, Cecil : Garden, 2nd Set

Fujiwara, Tomas / Ben Goldberg / Mary Halvorson: The Out Louds

Swell's, Steve Kende Dreams (Swell/ Brown / Crothers / Parker / Taylor): Hommage A Bartok

McPhee, Joe / Paal Nilssen-Love: Candy [7 CDs]

Carter, John Trio: Echoes from Rudolph's [2 CDs]

Ayler, Albert Quartet with Don Cherry: European Radio Studio Recordings 1964

McPhee / Saft / Morris / Downs: Ticonderoga

Mostly Other People Do the Killing: Mauch Chunk

Revis, Eric: Crowded Solitudes

Moondoc, Jemeel / Hilliard Greene: Cosmic Nickelodeon

Haino, Keiji / Mitsuru Nasuno / Yoshimitsu Ichiraku: After Seijaku [2 CDs]

Seijaku: Last Live [2 CDs]

Bisio, Michael (w/Kirk Knuffke, Art Bailey & Michael Wimberly): Accortet

AMM: Spanish Fighters

Wooley, Nate Quintet (Wooley / Sinton / Moran / Opsvik / Eisenstadt): (Dance to) The Early Music

Malaby, Tony Paloma Recio: Incantations

Ducret, Marc Trio + 3 (Chevillon / Echampard + Monniot / Blaser / Martinez): Metatonal

Turner, Roger / Satoh Masahiko / Otomo Yoshihide: Live at Hall Egg Farm