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Top 20 Releases for 2008


 
Zorn, John Bar Kokhba Sextet: Lucifer: The Book Of Angels Volume 10 Zorn, John Bar Kokhba Sextet:
Lucifer: The Book Of Angels Volume 10

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

Out of Stock

This Book of Angels release is the first recording in 10 years from this Masada ensemble blending Sephardic and Ashkenazi sonorities with latin, surf, world music and more.

Bjorkenheim / Parker / Drake: dmg @ the stone December 26, 2006 Bjorkenheim / Parker / Drake:
dmg @ the stone December 26, 2006

(DMG ARC -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

Out of Stock

Scorch Trio's guitarist Raoul Bjorkenheim in a live trio with William Parker and Hamid Drake at the Stone in NYC, two incredible sets, the best of which are captured on this CD.

Braxton, Anthony, Graves, Milford & Parker, William: Beyond Quantum Braxton, Anthony, Graves, Milford & Parker, William:
Beyond Quantum

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

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Three of the most important virtuoso instrumentalists in improvisation in an historic and intense musical meeting, recorded and mixed by Bill Laswell.

Butcher / Muller / van der Schyff: Way Out Northwest Butcher / Muller / van der Schyff:
Way Out Northwest

(Drip Audio -- Canada )

Price: $13.95    

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British saxophone phenomenon John Butcher meets Vancouver's premiere bassist Torsten Müller and drummer Dylan van der Schyff for an amazing live set at the Western Front.

Coxhill / Hayward / Hopper / Robinson: Clear Frame Coxhill / Hayward / Hopper / Robinson:
Clear Frame

(Continuity... Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.95    

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Eight strong pieces of rock-inflected improvisation from the powerhouse quartet of Hayward, Hopper, Cohill and Robinson, with guest Robert Wyatt on cornet!

Curlew: Curlew + Live at CBGB 1980 Curlew:
Curlew + Live at CBGB 1980

(DMG ARC -- USA )

Price: $16.50    

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Incredible double CD (re)issue of the first Curlew record (George Cartwright, Tom Cora, Bill Laswell, Nicky Skopelitis, Bill Bacon) with bonus cuts, and a live CD from CBGB in 1980 with Denardo Coleman on drums.

Frith, Fred / Zorn, John: The Art of Memory II Frith, Fred / Zorn, John:
The Art of Memory II

(Recommended Records -- USA )

Price: $15.95    

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Idiosyncratic improvisation with a strange set of tools from two master musicians, fascinating recordings from 1983-85 in the blossoming downtown NY scene.

Frith, Fred & Danielle Palardy Roger: Pas de deux nouveau Frith, Fred & Danielle Palardy Roger:
Pas de deux nouveau

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

Price: $14.95    

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Live recordings from this great pair of improvisors, selected from their performances at Festival des musiques de creation in Saguenay and at La Sala Rossa in Montreal.

Frith, Fred: Technology of Tears Frith, Fred:
Technology of Tears

(Recommended Records -- USA )

Price: $15.95    

Out of Stock

Fred's '88 SST release, one of his finest instrumental releases, with Tenko, John Zorn, Christian Marclay in an intense mix of melodic, rhythmic and technological brilliance.

Fujii Quartet, Satoko : Bacchus Fujii Quartet, Satoko :
Bacchus

(Muzak -- Japan )

Price: $21.95    

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Pianist Fujii's 5th quartet album with husband Tamura on trumpet and Ruins/Magaibutsu drummer Yoshida Tatsuya blending straight jazz with avant conventions.

Haino, Keiji / Tatsuya, Yoshida: Hauenfiomiume Haino, Keiji / Tatsuya, Yoshida:
Hauenfiomiume

(Magaibutsu -- Japan )

Price: $14.95    

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Follow-up to their Tzadik CD, surprising shorter pieces developed from the editing of Haino's lyrical and extreme guitar and voice in conjunction with Yoshida's percussion, keys and voice.

Henry Cow: Stockholm Henry Cow:
Stockholm

(Recommended Records -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

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The 1st new Henry Cow release in 30 years, live concerts from '76-77 Swedish radio shows, remixed and remastered - 16 tracks including recordings with Georgie Born.

K-Space: Infinity K-Space:
Infinity

(Ad Hoc Records -- USA )

Price: $14.95    

Out of Stock

A revolutionary approach to album release, a Mac or PC program which assembles K-Space's (Tim Hodgkinson, Ken Hyder, Gendos Chamzyryn) tracks differently each time it's played.

Sun Ra and His Intergalactic Myth Science Solar Arkestra: On Jupiter Sun Ra and His Intergalactic Myth Science Solar Arkestra:
On Jupiter

(Art Yard -- Great Britain )

Price: $16.95    

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Recorded around the time of Sleeping Beauty, this album features the same funky approach to grooves and swinging electric trance, a focal point of Sun Ra's 70's catalog

Sun Ra and His Intergalactic Myth Science Solar Arkestra: Sleeping Beauty Sun Ra and His Intergalactic Myth Science Solar Arkestra:
Sleeping Beauty

(Art Yard -- Great Britain )

Price: $15.95    

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An extremely soulful electric album from Sun Ran and the Intergalactic Myth Science Solar Arkestra, a groove driven and funky swirling masterpiece from the late 70's.

Sun Ra: Media Dreams Sun Ra:
Media Dreams

(Art Yard -- Great Britain )

Price: $20.95    

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Drawn from 3 classic 70's Sun Ra records, these quartet settings mix Sun Ra's electronics with great rhythmic and instrumental jazz, visionary and still futuristic music.

Zorn, John: The Dreamers Zorn, John:
The Dreamers

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

Out of Stock

Performed by the players from Electric Masada, The Dreamers combines a lifetime of Zorn's passion for wide-ranging styles and genres in amazing grooves and hooks.

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

(New Atlantis -- USA )

Price: $9.10    

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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.

Bley / Koglmann / Peacock: Annette Bley / Koglmann / Peacock:
Annette

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $16.95    

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The trio of bassist Gary Peacock, pianist Paul Bley, and trumpeter Franz Koglmann interpret and improvise on the music of avant song-writer Annette Peacock.

Cosottini / Melani / Miano / Pisani: Cardinal Cosottini / Melani / Miano / Pisani:
Cardinal

(Impressus Records -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

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The quartet of Cosottini, Melano, Pisani, Miano (EAQuartet Electroacoustic) in compositions referring to the 4 cardinal map points using graphic scores, games, open readings, &c.

Feel No Other: Feel No Other <i>[Used Item]</i> Feel No Other:
Feel No Other [Used Item]

(Silber -- USA )

Price: $5.95    

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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.

Zemler, Hubert : Gostak & Doshes <i>[Used Item]</i> Zemler, Hubert :
Gostak & Doshes [Used Item]

(Bolt -- Poland )

Price: $7.95    

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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.

Judson Trio (Joelle Leandre / Mat Maneri / Gerald Cleaver): An Air of Unreality [VINYL] Judson Trio (Joelle Leandre / Mat Maneri / Gerald Cleaver):
An Air of Unreality [VINYL]

(RogueArt -- France )

Price: $19.95    

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A live performance at Judson Church in Manhattan as part of the 20th Vision Festival from the NY/France free improvising trio of Joelle Leandre on double bass, Mat Maneri on viola, and Gerald Cleaver on drums and percussion, two tracks of steadily building, incredibly compatible dialog.

Felizardo, Filipe: Guitar Soli for the Moa and the Frog <i>[Used Item]</i> Felizardo, Filipe:
Guitar Soli for the Moa and the Frog [Used Item]

(Shhpuma -- Portugal )

Price: $6.95    

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The third solo venture for Lisbon-based guitarist and visual artist Filipe Felizardo, performing without effects and loops over a lush and spare framework, for a "ghost blues meditation" in 8 movements of focused, beautifully paced and sonically oriented playing.

Glerum Omnibus: Omnibus Two <i>[Used Item]</i> Glerum Omnibus:
Omnibus Two [Used Item]

(Favorite -- The Netherlands )

Price: $8.95    

In Stock

Previously played Squidco store copy, used for cataloging and samples, in excellent condition.

Review Copy, not new but in mint condition. May have a strike, the word "Promo" or a drill hole. Inquire on condition if you are concern...

Sa, Joana & Luis Jose Martins: Almost a Song <i>[Used Item]</i> Sa, Joana & Luis Jose Martins:
Almost a Song [Used Item]

(Shhpuma -- Portugal )

Price: $9.95    

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A beautiful collaboration between Luis Jose Martins on classical guitar, percussion & electronics, and Joan Sa on piano, toy piano, celestra, idiophones & electronics, gentle music that's nearly a song, but actually sophisticated, textured, and lovely contemporary improvisation.

Holdsworth, Allan: None Too Soon <i>[Used Item]</i> Holdsworth, Allan:
None Too Soon [Used Item]

(MoonJune Records -- USA )

Price: $9.95    

In Stock

Previously played Squidco store copy, used for cataloging and samples, in excellent condition.

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Oberg, Uwe: Twice, At Least <i>[Used Item]</i> Oberg, Uwe:
Twice, At Least [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $4.95    

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Live recordings from 2012 & 2015 by German pianist Uwe Oberg performing a mix of original compositions and work by Monk, Bley, Lacy, & A. Peacock, balancing melodic and exploratory playing with passionate conviction backed by masterly skills and impeccable pacing.



Best Sellers in This Category:

Bley / Koglmann / Peacock: Annette

Judson Trio (Joelle Leandre / Mat Maneri / Gerald Cleaver): An Air of Unreality [VINYL]

Henry Cow: Stockholm

Frith, Fred & Danielle Palardy Roger: Pas de deux nouveau

Zorn, John: The Dreamers

Braxton, Anthony, Graves, Milford & Parker, William: Beyond Quantum

Curlew: Curlew + Live at CBGB 1980

Sharp, Elliott + Scott Fields: Akra Kampoj

Sun Ra: Media Dreams

Frith, Fred: Technology of Tears

Haino, Keiji / Tatsuya, Yoshida: Hauenfiomiume

Frith, Fred / Zorn, John: The Art of Memory II

K-Space: Infinity

Zorn, John Bar Kokhba Sextet: Lucifer: The Book Of Angels Volume 10

Bjorkenheim / Parker / Drake: dmg @ the stone December 26, 2006

Guionnet, Jean-Luc: LAC (Lake) <i>[Used Item]</i>