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This Heat: This Heat (1st album) This Heat:
This Heat (1st album)

(This Is/Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95

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This Heat: This Heat [VINYL REISSUE] This Heat:
This Heat [VINYL REISSUE]

(Light in the Attic -- USA )

Price: $19.00

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An impressive and unprecedented achievement in rock composition, This Heat's first album blends sonic work with avant rock, drawing liberally from no wave, punk, progressive, and more, influencing a generation and producing some of rock and improv's finest players.

Thomas, David & Foreigners: Bay City Thomas, David & Foreigners:
Bay City

(Ninth World -- Denmark )

Price: $13.50

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Tigon: Infinite Teeth [VINYL] Tigon:
Infinite Teeth [VINYL]

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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San Francisco's Tigon play a hard-edged form of rock, avoiding the cliches of hardcore through intelligent use of dissonance and channeled power, with a Fugazi-like vocal approach over super-heavy riffing and sound.

Time of Orchids: Namesake Caution Time of Orchids:
Namesake Caution

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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New York City's avant-rock band follows up their Tzadik release with this intense, intricate and cinematic set of instrumentals.

Transmit (Buck / Mayas / Dougherty / Welburn): Radiation Transmit (Buck / Mayas / Dougherty / Welburn):
Radiation

(Monotype -- Poland )

Price: $12.76

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Transmit revolves around the writing, drumming and guitar of Tony Buck, with the core line-up of Magda Mayas on keys, James Welburn on bass, and Brendan Doughety on drums, performing driving guitar, throbbing bass, chiming chords, swelling organ and propulsive drumming.

Ubu, Pere : Carnival Of Souls [LP Gold Vinyl Ltd Ed] Ubu, Pere :
Carnival Of Souls [LP Gold Vinyl Ltd Ed]

(Fire Records -- USA )

Price: $29.95

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David Thomas continues the Pere Ubu project with band members playing a mix of rock elements and synths, electronics and computers, adding alienation and oddity to this soundtrack to Herk Harvey's 1962 low-budget shocker "Carnival of Souls".

Unami / Kamura / Akiyama: Hontatedori [VINYL] Unami / Kamura / Akiyama:
Hontatedori [VINYL]

(Compare Notes Records -- Japan )

Price: $18.00

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The first album by the trio of Taku Unami, Moe Kamura, Tetuzi Akiyama who had been playing together as a permanent group without its name since October 2009, hauntingly beautiful songs.

Uneven Eleven: Live at Cafe OTO [2 CDs] Uneven Eleven:
Live at Cafe OTO [2 CDs]

(Sub Rosa -- Belgium )

Price: $12.31

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Merging three legends--drummer Charles Hayward (This Heat, Camberwell Now, Massacre), Guy Segers (Univers Zero) and Kawabata Makoto (Acid Mothers Temple) for a wild improvising trio caught live at Cafe Oto in Lodon in 2013; not to be missed!

Univers Zero: (Remastered) Univers Zero:
(Remastered)

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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The remaster of the first album from innovative chamber rock/RIO band Univers Zero album, a fascinating and inventive combination of rock and compositional music.

Univers Zero: Ceux Du Dehors Univers Zero:
Ceux Du Dehors

(Cuneiform -- USA )

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Univers Zero: Clivages Univers Zero:
Clivages

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Founding members of the RIO movement (Henry Cow, Samla Mamas, &c) U.Z. is one of complex chamber rock's finest groups, here with their first studio release in five years.

Univers Zero: Crawling Wind Univers Zero:
Crawling Wind

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $9.50

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Univers Zero: Heresie [REMASTER] Univers Zero:
Heresie [REMASTER]

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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The 2nd release from one of the founders of the RIO movement, complex, sophisticated, and sinister chamber rock of the highest order, remixed from the original 1979 multitrack recordings.

Univers Zero: Implosion Univers Zero:
Implosion

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $12.00

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Univers Zero: Live Univers Zero:
Live

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Univers Zero: Relaps Univers Zero:
Relaps

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.59

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"Relaps" presents a peek into the recorded archives of one of the founding members of the Rock in Opposition (RIO) movement, the great avant-rock ensemble Univers Zero.

Univers Zero: Rhythmix Univers Zero:
Rhythmix

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Univers Zero: The Hard Quest Univers Zero:
The Hard Quest

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Univers Zero: Univers Zero [VINYL 2 LPs] Univers Zero:
Univers Zero [VINYL 2 LPs]

(Sub Rosa -- Belgium )

Price: $23.95

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Belgium septet Univers Zero's 1977 debut album, now including a large work titled "La Faulx" presented as a second LP, a much-needed vinyl reissue of this ground-breaking album of intense compositional rock from co-founders of the "Rock in Opposition" movement.

Univers Zero: Uzed Univers Zero:
Uzed

(Cuneiform -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Upsilon Acrux : Sun Square Dialect [VINYL] Upsilon Acrux :
Sun Square Dialect [VINYL]

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $14.40

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The 7th release from this exceptional Los Angeles experimental community rock band, featuring dual drums, dual guitars, and Fender Rhodes, instrumental music with unconventional rock structures of intricate and weaving lines and surprising twists and turns.

Upsilon Acrux : Sun Square Dialect Upsilon Acrux :
Sun Square Dialect

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $9.56

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The 7th release from this exceptional Los Angeles experimental community rock band, featuring dual drums, dual guitars, and Fender Rhodes, instrumental music with unconventional rock structures of intricate and weaving lines and surprising twists and turns.

VRIL (Bob Drake, Lukas Simonis, Chris Cutler): Effigies in Cork VRIL (Bob Drake, Lukas Simonis, Chris Cutler):
Effigies in Cork

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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VRIL (Drake / Simonis / Cutler / Omer): The Fatal Duckpond VRIL (Drake / Simonis / Cutler / Omer):
The Fatal Duckpond

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $12.00

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VRIL's 2nd incredible album of tongue-in-cheek lyrical guitar instrumentals, led by Lukas Simonis with Bob Drake and now 3rd guitarist Omer, with Chris Cutler on drums.

VaVatican: SoSoviet (I Loved You And You Broke My Heart) VaVatican:
SoSoviet (I Loved You And You Broke My Heart)

(Prom Night Records -- USA )

Price: $6.00

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The Brooklyn quartet of Weston Minissali (synth), Nathaniel Morgan (sax), Owen Stewart-Robertson (guitar) and Booker Stardrum (drums) in a unique mix of conceptual, improvised & experimental playing and studio composition.

Various Artists: 30/4 Various Artists:
30/4

(Fragment Factory -- Germany )

Price: $12.95

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Germany's Fragment Factory released this compilation to celebrate their 4th anniversary, with artists Joachim Montessuis, AMK, Aaron Dilloway, Philip Marshall, Krube., Michael Barthel, GX Jupitter-Larsen, Michael Muennich, Giuseppe Ielasi, Leif Elggren and Michael and Basil Esposito.

Various Artists: 70 Years Of Sunshine [2 CDs] Various Artists:
70 Years Of Sunshine [2 CDs]

(Monotype -- Poland )

Price: $21.95

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An excellent 2 CD compilation of electronic and experimental artists in a tribute to the 70th anniversary of Dr. Albert Hofmann's discovery of LSD, with artists including Kawabata Makoto, Legendary Pink Dots, Rapoon, Komora A, Andrew Liles, Lord Tang, &c. &c.

Various Artists: I Never Meta Guitar - Solo Guitars for the XXI Century Various Artists:
I Never Meta Guitar - Solo Guitars for the XXI Century

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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An encompassing modern guitar compilation curated by Elliott Sharp with pieces from Henry Kaiser, Nels Cline, Scott Fields, Mary Halvorson, Janet Feder, Kazuhisa Uchihashi, Mick Barr &c. &c.!

Various Artists: I Never Meta Guitar Three Various Artists:
I Never Meta Guitar Three

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $14.95

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The 3rd issue from Elliott Sharp's compiled series of guitar work in the 21st century, demonstrating new sounds, processes, techniques, melodies, riffs and gestures from a who's-who of modern improvising guitarists, a must-have release for all guitar fans and players.

Various Artists: I Never Meta Guitar Too Various Artists:
I Never Meta Guitar Too

(Clean Feed -- Portugal )

Price: $12.76

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An ongoing compilation organized by Elliott Sharp that is dedicated to solo guitar with 16 original tracks by various artists ranging from acoustic, electro-acoustic, electric, all the way to electronic.

Various Artists: Ikebana: Merzbow's Amulux Rebuilt, Reused and Recycled <i>[Used Item]</i> Various Artists:
Ikebana: Merzbow's Amulux Rebuilt, Reused and Recycled [Used Item]

(Important Records -- USA )

Price: $7.00

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Various Artists: Imaginational Anthem Various Artists:
Imaginational Anthem

(Tompkins Square -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Various Artists: Improvised Music from Japan 2009 [book + 3 CDs] Various Artists:
Improvised Music from Japan 2009 [book + 3 CDs]

(Improvised Music From Japan -- Japan )

Price: $29.95

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Improvised Music from Japan 2009 takes a look at 33 improvised/experimental music festivals and concert series in Japan through articles and 3 CDs with 31 tracks.

Various Artists: Japanese New Music Festival 2008 Various Artists:
Japanese New Music Festival 2008

(Magaibutsu -- Japan )

Price: $14.95

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The fifth Japanese New Music Festival 2008 has 7 audio tracks and 7 videos with artists Atsushi Tsuyama & Makoto Kawabata & Tatsuya Yoshida.

Various Artists: Recommended Records Sampler [2 CDs] Various Artists:
Recommended Records Sampler [2 CDs]

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $17.00

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Originally released in 1982, this is a collection of specially commissioned and (at the time) newly recorded pieces by the most interesting groups and individuals then in the ReR catalogue.

Various Artists: Woof 7 Inches Various Artists:
Woof 7 Inches

(Ad Hoc Records -- USA )

Price: $12.00

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Vertical Squirrels (Fischlin, Heble, Melville, Warren): Time of the Sign Vertical Squirrels (Fischlin, Heble, Melville, Warren):
Time of the Sign

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $12.00

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An incredibly informed instant-composing ensemble drawing on free jazz and post rock sensibilities with nods to Indian ragas, jazz-inflected minimalism, Zappa-esque bouts of sonic anarchy, and German rock music from the 1970s, captured live at Toronto, Guelph and Hamilton, Canada in 2012.

Vertical Squirrels: Hold True (Accroche-toi) Vertical Squirrels:
Hold True (Accroche-toi)

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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The Vertical Squirrels trio plays collective improvisations that draws on groove elements of funk and rock with Rob Wallace's sensitive drumming and Fischlin's adventurous ECM-tinted guitar work.

Vlor: Six-Winged <i>[Used Item]</i> Vlor:
Six-Winged [Used Item]

(Silber Media -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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The long-distance collaborative Vlor project constructs rock and sound work from a wide array of rock influcences leveraging their dichotomy to creative a cohesive brooding music.

Vlor: Six-Winged Vlor:
Six-Winged

(Silber Media -- USA )

Price: $10.95

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The long-distance collaborative Vlor project constructs rock and sound work from a wide array of rock influcences leveraging their dichotomy to creative a cohesive brooding music.

Volcano The Bear: Golden Rhythm / Ink Music [VINYL] Volcano The Bear:
Golden Rhythm / Ink Music [VINYL]

(Rune Grammofon -- Norway )

Price: $22.95

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Wild British improvisers Volcano The Bear, borrowing from a cross-section of styles including jazz, rock, ethno-folk, organized sound, with an inexplicable and insanely passionate approach to their eccentric and excellent music.

WTTF Quartet (Wachsmann / Turner / Thomas / Frangenheim): Berlin Kinesis WTTF Quartet (Wachsmann / Turner / Thomas / Frangenheim):
Berlin Kinesis

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

Price: $15.95

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Active since 1997, the quartet of Alexander Frangenheim (double bass), Roger Turner (percussion), Pat Thomas (piano & electronics) and Philipp Waschsmann (violin & electroncis) in a wildly creative cross of non-idiomatic improv flavored by the London scene.

Walk With the Penguin: Steal a Spoon for You Walk With the Penguin:
Steal a Spoon for You

(Amorfon -- Japan )

Price: $13.95

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Steelpan and electronics player and Amorfon label leader Yoshio Machida met the Serbian CINC band for these sophisticated and lovely post-rock pieces recorded in Belgrade, 2006.

Weathers, Andrew Ensemble: Fuck Everybody, You Can Do Anything Weathers, Andrew Ensemble:
Fuck Everybody, You Can Do Anything

(Full Spectrum -- USA )

Price: $14.95

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Experimental improvising in the 3rd studio release from Andrew Weathers and his Ensemble paying homage to America's myriad cultural traditions in sound tapestry and song, completing a trilogy that began in 2011 with "We're Not Cautious".

Weber, Allen: Hot Shock <i>[Used Item]</i> Weber, Allen:
Hot Shock [Used Item]

(NO LABEL -- USA )

Price: $7.95

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Grooves with Energy, or Sandunga Jazz Fusion as guitarist and leader Allen Weber describes his mix of jazz rock fusion infused with Latin, Carribeo, Funk, Blues, R & B and Rock.

Weber, Allen: Hot Shock Weber, Allen:
Hot Shock

(NO LABEL -- USA )

Price: $12.95

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Grooves with Energy, or Sandunga Jazz Fusion as guitarist and leader Allen Weber describes his mix of jazz rock fusion infused with Latin, Carribeo, Funk, Blues, R & B and Rock.

Westerhus, Stian: The Matriarch and the Wrong Kind of Flowers [VINYL] Westerhus, Stian:
The Matriarch and the Wrong Kind of Flowers [VINYL]

(Rune Grammofon -- Norway )

Price: $22.95

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Stian Westerhus's 3rd album is a beautiful and unique album of guitar work recorded at the Emanuel Vigeland Mausoleum in Oslo, a tomb noted known for its 20 second natural reverb which Westerhus takes great advantage of.

Wire, The: #381 November 2015 [MAGAZINE+CD] Wire, The:
#381 November 2015 [MAGAZINE+CD]

(The Wire -- Great Britain )

Price: $9.95

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November 2015 issue of The UK's most interesting music magazine, with articles on Magma, The Necks, Rabit, Kamasi Washington, Weather Leigh, Jam City, plus a 20 track Various Artists with tracks from Zulus, Steve Beresford and Panos Ghikas, Geoff Dugan, &c. &c.

Wire, The: #387 May 2016 [MAGAZINE + CD] Wire, The:
#387 May 2016 [MAGAZINE + CD]

(The Wire -- Great Britain )

Price: $8.96

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"Matt Krefting meets US folk maven Marissa Nadler... Daniel Spicer travels deep into Manchester's improv underground... Maverick Icelandic super conductor Ilan Volkov takes the Invisible Jukebox test... and more. Plus The Wire Tapper 40! The next volume in Wire's series of underground music anthologies is attached to the cover of every copy of the May issue - 20 new tracks from DJ Stingray, Susanna, Supersilent, The Library Of Babel and more."

Wire: Change Becomes Us Wire:
Change Becomes Us

(Cargo UK -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.03

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Wire (Colin Newman, Graham Lewis, Robert Grey and Matthew Simms) returns to unfinished material from their creatively turbulent late 70s period, reworking and expanding on ideas using modern strategies.

Wolf Eyes / Braxton, Anthony: Black Vomit Wolf Eyes / Braxton, Anthony:
Black Vomit

(Victo -- Canada )

Price: $14.95

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Work, The : Live in Japan Work, The :
Live in Japan

(Ad Hoc Records -- USA )

Price: $12.00

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Work, The : Rubber Cage Work, The :
Rubber Cage

(Ad Hoc Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95

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Work, The : Slow Crimes Work, The :
Slow Crimes

(Ad Hoc Records -- USA )

Price: $12.00

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Work, The : The 4th World Work, The :
The 4th World

(Ad Hoc Records -- USA )

Price: $10.00

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The Work's long-lost, never before issued last album from 1994 superbly recorded live in Breisgau, completing their catalog with 18 songs never before released on any studio album.

World Heritage, The (Yamamoto Seiichi / Katsui Yuji / Kido Natsuki / Nasuno Mitsuru / Yoshida Tatsuy World Heritage, The (Yamamoto Seiichi / Katsui Yuji / Kido Natsuki / Nasuno Mitsuru / Yoshida Tatsuya):
The Land of Light

(Magaibutsu -- Japan )

Price: $14.95

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The Japanese improvising rock quintet The World Heritage--Yamamoto Seiichi, Katsui Yuji, Kido Natsuki, Nasuno Mitsuru, and Yoshida Tatsuya--with two guitars, violin, bass and drums, in a live recording of dynamic collective improvisation at Akihabara Goodman in 2013.

World Heritage, The: Invitation to the World Heritage [DVD + CD] World Heritage, The:
Invitation to the World Heritage [DVD + CD]

(Magaibutsu -- Japan )

Price: $19.95

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CD & DVD of this supergroup of Japanese improvising and advanced rock forms with members of Ruins, Koenji Hyakkei, Korekyojinn, ROVO, Boredoms, Bondage Fruit, &c!

World Heritage, The: Live At Goodman World Heritage, The:
Live At Goodman

(Magaibutsu -- Japan )

Price: $15.95

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The World Heritage in their 5th release recorded live at Tokyo's Akihabara Goodman in 2012, amazing improvised instrumental rock from Tatsuya Yoshida (drums), Seiichi Yamamoto (guitar), Natsuki Kido (guitar), Yuji Katsui (violin) and Mitsuru Nasuno (bass).

World Heritage, The: Travelling Silk Road World Heritage, The:
Travelling Silk Road

(Magaibutsu -- Japan )

Price: $14.95

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Live recordings of drummer Yoshida Tatsuya's World Heritage band from Koenji HIGH in 2009, condensing and editing the show into one incredible hour of sophisticated rock improvisation.



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

Seijaku: Last Live [2 CDs]

Blake, Ran with Ricky Ford and Steve Lacy: That Certain Feeling

Huy (Junji / Kazuhisa / Yoshida): Huy

Bley / Koglmann / Peacock: Annette

Ochs, Larry: The Fictive Five

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

Korekyojinn: Fall Line

Pinhas, Richard / Tatsuya Yoshida: Live In Japan

Shimizu, Kazuto / Yoshida Tatsuya / Nasyuno Mitsuru: SYN LIVE

Black Bombaim & Peter Brotzmann: Black Bombaim & Peter Brotzmann

Unnatural Ways: We Aliens

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

Chadbourne, Eugene: The 13 Society

Korekyojinn (Tatsuya / Natsuki / Mitsuru): Jackson [2014 Remaster] (incl "Kaleidoscope" and "Yes Med

PYN (Yoshida / Pittard / Nasuno): Songs for children who don't want to sleep

Millevoi, Nick: Disertion

Foussat, Jean-Marc / Les Autres: Alternative Oblique [4 CD Box Set]

WTTF Quartet (Wachsmann / Turner / Thomas / Frangenheim): Berlin Kinesis

Korekyojinn: Swan Dive [DVD + CD]