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A Band:  Amphibian A Band: Amphibian

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 13126
Catalog Code: bic-01
Country: Canada

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Calgary's A Band collective follows in the tradition of the People Band, Scratch Orchestra, and Portsmouth Sinfonia in creating swirling mixes of traditional and non-traditional instruments.
Abbott, Simeon + Bent Spoon Duo:  saigon, you crazy diamond Abbott, Simeon + Bent Spoon Duo: saigon, you crazy diamond

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 13125
Catalog Code: bim-32
Country: Canada

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Two dense, 20-minute tracks of physical, visceral playing from prepared electric guitarist Simeon Abbot with the Bent Spoon Duo: percussionist Chris Dadge and viola/trombone player Scott Munro.
Abbott, Simeon + Chris Dadge:  a menu isn't a meal Abbott, Simeon + Chris Dadge: a menu isn't a meal

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 13122
Catalog Code: bim-33
Country: Canada

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Longtime collaborators Abbott and Dadge release their first album together, a dizzying array of ideas and sounds recorded live at the monthly Calgary based Bug Incision concert series.
Aeroplane Trio:  Naranja Ha [CD & DVD] Aeroplane Trio: Naranja Ha [CD & DVD]

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 13846
Catalog Code: DA00647
Country: Canada

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CD & concert DVD of this well-conncected Vancouver acoustic jazz trio, who make delicate and combustible music while twisting and contorting their instruments in unusual ways.
Babin's, Tommy Benzene:  Your Body Is Your Prison Babin's, Tommy Benzene: Your Body Is Your Prison

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 12812
Catalog Code: DA00584
Country: Canada

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Bassist Babin's Benzene band mixes free improvisation with rock overtones, tight changes giving way to excellent solos from all members of this exceptional quartet.
Battikha / Waddell / Vipond / Lebel:  Corse Battikha / Waddell / Vipond / Lebel: Corse

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 14581
Catalog Code: bim-47
Country: Canada

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Electroacoustic improv from the quartet of trumpeter Philippe Battikha, laptop artist Matthew Wadell, drummer Sam Vipond and trombinist/saxophonist Etienne Lebel.
Bent Spoon Duo:  Cover Prince Bent Spoon Duo: Cover Prince

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 12799
Catalog Code: Bimm-02
Country: Canada

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The Calgary duo of Chris Dadge on violin and acoustic guitar, and Scott Munro on violin and partial trombone, performing live in Edmonton, Canada.
Bent Spoon Duo:  With & Without Allison Cameron Bent Spoon Duo: With & Without Allison Cameron

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 17444
Catalog Code: bim-59
Country: Canada

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Chris Dadge and Scott Munro (aka the Bent Spoon Duo) recorded this album at Weeds Cafe in Calgary in 2012 as a duo, extending their set to a trio with the compatible style of Allison Camera on amplified & mangled banjo and kalimba.
Blur, Rosco:  Stable Chaos Blur, Rosco: Stable Chaos

Label: Red Toucan
Product Code: 18048
Catalog Code: RT 9310-2
Country: Canada

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Rosco Blur's groove-based jazz album with a great set of players including Paul Plimey (piano), Dylan van der Schyff (drums), spirited music with the occasional sung-spoken lyric, an album that harkens to the world of Roland Kirk with a modern edge.
Blur, Rosco:  Stable Chaos <i>[Used Item]</i> Blur, Rosco: Stable Chaos [Used Item]

Label: Red Toucan
Product Code: 18277
Catalog Code: RT 9310-2
Country: Canada

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Rosco Blur's groove-based jazz album with a great set of players including Paul Plimey (piano), Dylan van der Schyff (drums), spirited music with the occasional sung-spoken lyric, an album that harkens to the world of Roland Kirk with a modern edge.
Bourgeois, Andre & Chris Dadge:  Spaces Are The Place Bourgeois, Andre & Chris Dadge: Spaces Are The Place

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 16320
Catalog Code: bim-51
Country: Canada

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Chris Dadge (drums, percussion) and Andre Bourgeois (saxophones) play two sets of mostly straightforward free jazz with reasonably fixed outlines throughout the structure of each piece.
Box Cutter (Grdina / Houle / Silins / Leowen):  Unlearn Box Cutter (Grdina / Houle / Silins / Leowen): Unlearn

Label: Spool
Product Code: 12698
Catalog Code: SPL128
Country: Canada

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Edge of your seat improv from this Vancouver quartet, cutting through genres and styles in a joyful mix of new and old jazz styles that mix mystery and complexity in amazing ways.
Box Cutter (Grdina / Houle / Silins / Leowen):  Unlearn <i>[Used Item]</i> Box Cutter (Grdina / Houle / Silins / Leowen): Unlearn [Used Item]

Label: Spool
Product Code: 18151
Catalog Code: SPL128
Country: Canada

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Edge of your seat improv from this Vancouver quartet, cutting through genres and styles in a joyful mix of new and old jazz styles that mix mystery and complexity in amazing ways.
Broken Record Chamber:  Free Improv For Robots Broken Record Chamber: Free Improv For Robots

Label: Spool
Product Code: 15058
Catalog Code: SPF301
Country: Canada

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Inspired by the work of Otomo Yoshihide, Martin Tetreault, and Ruins, Broken Record Chamber create and deconstruct music using and abusing turtables, guitars, electronics and drum machines.
bst.cr:  bst.cr bst.cr: bst.cr

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 14582
Catalog Code: bim-46
Country: Canada

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The unusual and challenging trio of Ben Bennett on drumheads, Ryan Jewell on snare, Wilson Shook on alto sax, and guest Mara Sedlins on viola performing at Seattle's Gallery 1412.
Burro:  Burnt Monument Burro: Burnt Monument

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 15638
Catalog Code: bim-53
Country: Canada

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Burro is the Calgary improvising trio of Whitney Ota (electric guitar), Stew Elton (bass) and Andrew Hume (drums), in a studio release of their intense and hard rock-oriented playing.
Carrier, Francois Trio + Bobo Stenson:  Entrance 3 Carrier, Francois Trio + Bobo Stenson: Entrance 3

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 14050
Catalog Code: AYLCD-106
Country: Sweden

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Canadian saxophonist Francois Carrier in a trio with bassist Pierre Cote and drummer Michel Lambert, plus pianist Bobo Stenson performing live at the 2002 Vancouver Jazz Festival.
Carrier, Francois Trio + Bobo Stenson:  Entrance 3 <i>[Used Item]</i> Carrier, Francois Trio + Bobo Stenson: Entrance 3 [Used Item]

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 18958
Catalog Code: AYLCD-106
Country: Sweden

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Canadian saxophonist Francois Carrier in a trio with bassist Pierre Cote and drummer Michel Lambert, plus pianist Bobo Stenson performing live at the 2002 Vancouver Jazz Festival.
Chenaux, Eric & Bent Spoon Duo:  Live in Calgary Chenaux, Eric & Bent Spoon Duo: Live in Calgary

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 13434
Catalog Code: bim-37
Country: Canada

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2nd meeting from summer 2009 of Toronto improviser Eric Chenaux & Calgary's Bent Spoon Duo, forward-moving yet rambling improvisation with a folksy intuitiveness of harmony and complimentary rhtyhm.
Coltrane, Andrew & Mike Khoury:  Concrete Shoes Coltrane, Andrew & Mike Khoury: Concrete Shoes

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 15639
Catalog Code: bim-52
Country: Canada

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Violinist Mike Khoury and electronic artist Andrew Coltrane in an album of thick and blurry sonic environments and effected string interaction, a bit like a drive in an ancient auto on alien moons.
Dadge, Chris & Cody Oliver:  Midnighties Dadge, Chris & Cody Oliver: Midnighties

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 13876
Catalog Code: bim-44
Country: Canada

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Debut recordings and first recorded document of the duo of resonator guitarist Cody Oliver and drummer/percussionist Chris Dadge performing a live broadcast at CJSW studios in Calgary.
Dadge, Chris:  A Moth That Smiles As It Burns Is Better Than You Dadge, Chris: A Moth That Smiles As It Burns Is Better Than You

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 13436
Catalog Code: bim-34
Country: Canada

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A live recording of a solo performance from percussionist/Bug Incision label leader Chris Dadge live at Weeds Cafe in Calgary on percussion, violin, and acoustic guitar.
Dadge, Chris:  Near and Distant Skies Dadge, Chris: Near and Distant Skies

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 16318
Catalog Code: bim-55
Country: Canada

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Drummer and percussionist Chris Dadge plays a personal set that was recorded live and includes a variety of percussive stylings varying from minimal ideas to junk-oriented textural play.
Dadge, Chris:  Silk Thousand Dadge, Chris: Silk Thousand

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 13879
Catalog Code: bim-39
Country: Canada

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The 3rd solo drumset album from Bug Incision operator Chris Dadge, an album of sharply focused workouts vascillating between a handful of densities, operating in simple, clear structures.
Dark Blue World:  The Perilous Beauty of Madness Dark Blue World: The Perilous Beauty of Madness

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 12194
Catalog Code: DA0455
Country: Canada

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DarkBlueWorld is Elizabeth Fischer's essential rock vehicle for collaborations with noted Canadian musicians, including Tony Wilson, Peggy Lee, Amy Denio, Jesse Zubot, &c &c.
DuH (Gratkowski / Mezei / Markos / Blume):  in just DuH (Gratkowski / Mezei / Markos / Blume): in just

Label: Red Toucan
Product Code: 14690
Catalog Code: RT 9341
Country: Canada

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Drummer Martin Blume put this quartet together by request of the Festival "Scene Ungarn in NRW", choosing frequest associate reed player Gratkowski, cellist Albert Markos, and Markos' pick of violist Szilard Mezei.
Duplant / Lenglet / Widham:  Proverbes Duplant / Lenglet / Widham: Proverbes

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 14580
Catalog Code: bim-48
Country: Canada

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The quasi-trio/mail improv of French improvisers Duplant, a multi-instrumentalist who appears here on percussion and Lenglet, on the guitar, with pianist and junk manipulator Rachael Wadham.
Fond of Tigers:  Continent & Western Fond of Tigers: Continent & Western

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 13585
Catalog Code: DA00626
Country: Canada

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Fond of Tigers with guests Mats Gustafsson and Sandro Perri in their unique blend of avant- and post-rock structures, amazing improvised and complex rock from one of Vancouver's finest.
Gratkowski, Frank / Jacob Anderskov :  Ardent Grass Gratkowski, Frank / Jacob Anderskov : Ardent Grass

Label: Red Toucan
Product Code: 13954
Catalog Code: RT 9340
Country: Canada

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Saxophonist and clarinetist Frank Gratkowski meets Danish pianist Jacob Anderskov for these masterly live recordings at Germany's Loft in Koln in 2008.
Grdina's Box Cutter:  New Rules for Noise Grdina's Box Cutter: New Rules for Noise

Label: Spool
Product Code: 12700
Catalog Code: SPL129
Country: Canada

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Guitarist Grdina's Box Cutter with Francoise Houle on clarinet mix acoustic and electric lines in tunes with melodic momentum that take plenty of pauses for free sections.
Grdina, Gord Trio with Mats Gustafsson:  Barrel Fire Grdina, Gord Trio with Mats Gustafsson: Barrel Fire

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 13845
Catalog Code: DA00651
Country: Canada

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Gordon Grdina (Grdina's Box Cutter) in a trio with bassist Tommy Babin and drummer Kenton Loewen, joined by Mats Gustafsson on baritone sax for a vicious free jazz romp.
Hikage / Segel:  GEN Hikage / Segel: GEN

Label: Spool
Product Code: 12705
Catalog Code: SPL122
Country: Canada

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Camper Van Beethoven violinist Segel teams up with West coast koto player Shoko Hikage that intermingles Eastern and Western instruments in a pleasantly mystifying release.
Houle, Francois Trio:  Schizosphere Houle, Francois Trio: Schizosphere

Label: Red Toucan
Product Code: 18049
Catalog Code: RT 9303-2
Country: Canada

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An early album from Vancouver clarinetist Francois Houle with frequent collaborators Tony Wilson (guitar) and Dylan van der Schyff (drums & percussion), performing original compositions and a unique version of Duke Ellington's "Frustration."
Houle, Viviane:  Treize Houle, Viviane: Treize

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 12196
Catalog Code: DA00481
Country: Canada

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Out free improvising vocalist Viviane Houle's debut solo release in duos with a veritable who's-who of Vancouver's finest improvisers including Peggy Lee, Jesse Zubot, &c. &c.
Inhabitants:  A Vacant Lot Inhabitants: A Vacant Lot

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 12814
Catalog Code: DA00579
Country: Canada

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The 3rd full length from Canada's Inhabitants expands the sonic experiments of this quartet's intuitive group improvisations, mixing rich feedback with alluring lyricism.
Lab Coast:  Bookflames [3" CD] Lab Coast: Bookflames [3" CD]

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 12798
Catalog Code: Bimm-03
Country: Canada

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Early recordings from Lab Coast (Chris Dadge and David Laing) from an odd session of improvisation recorded to cassette and restored for the band's debut release.
Larner, Brett:  Itadakimasu - Improvised Duets 1994-2000 Larner, Brett: Itadakimasu - Improvised Duets 1994-2000

Label: Spool
Product Code: 12703
Catalog Code: SPL114
Country: Canada

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Koto and gu zheng player Brett in duos with some of our favorite and most important improvisers: Anthony Braxton; Jim O'Rourke; Gino Robair; John Shiurba; Loren Connors; Gino Robair; &c.
Leandre / Mitchell / Van Der Schyff:  Before After Leandre / Mitchell / Van Der Schyff: Before After

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 14370
Catalog Code: 32
Country: France

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Live recordings from Roundhouse Community Center in Vancouver of the intense and enchanting dialog of bassist Leandres, flautist Nicole Mitchell, and percussionist Dylan van der Schyff.
Leaney, Aaron & Chris Dadge:  Continuity Leaney, Aaron & Chris Dadge: Continuity

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 14596
Catalog Code: bim-42
Country: Canada

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The Leaney-Dadge duo has been working together since 2006; this release is taken from a series of weekly sessions in Mount Pleasant, Calgary, using extended instrumentation including trumpet, percussion, zither, recorder, and piano.
Lee Band, Peggy:  Invitation Lee Band, Peggy: Invitation

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 16927
Catalog Code: DA00853
Country: Canada

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The fifth album by composer and cellist Peggy Lee with her gifted band of Canadian musicians playing a range of creative arrangements varying from haunting melodies to energetic sonic voyages.
Lee, Peggy Band Lee, Peggy Band

Label: Spool
Product Code: 12728
Catalog Code: SPL105
Country: Canada

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Peggy Lee delivers a series of finely crafted compositions of rich and sonorous beauty, played by a crew of musicians performing with unusual depth and empathy.
Lee, Peggy Band:  Sounds from the Big House Lee, Peggy Band: Sounds from the Big House

Label: Spool
Product Code: 12704
Catalog Code: SPL117
Country: Canada

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Vancouver cellist Peggy Lee's band with Brad Turner, Dylan van der Schyff, Tony Wilson, &c. presents amazing arrangements allowing great solos in pieces that explore timbres, moods and rhythm.
Meichel, Dan & Chris Dadge:  Mannington Meichel, Dan & Chris Dadge: Mannington

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 17443
Catalog Code: bim-60
Country: Canada

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The first in a series of releases from Bug Incision's archive of late saxophonist Dan Meichel, from recordings in Calgary in 2008 showing Meichel's articulately heavy style against Dadge's inventive drumming and percussion.
Moore / Lee / Van der Schyff:  Floating 1..2..3 Moore / Lee / Van der Schyff: Floating 1..2..3

Label: Spool
Product Code: 12696
Catalog Code: SPL115
Country: Canada

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The trio of Dutch clarinetist and alto saxophonist Michael Moore with Vancouver improvisers cellist Peggy Lee and drummer Dylan van der Schyff performing live at the Vancouver International Jazz Festival.
NoMoreShapes:  Creesus Crisis NoMoreShapes: Creesus Crisis

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 12811
Catalog Code: DR 20622
Country: Canada

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This Calgary based trio with Jay Crocker on guitar & electronics, J.C. Jones on trombone and Eric Hamelin on drums & percussion, mix free bop with small sound electronic improv.
Normand, Eric & Bent Spoon Duo:  Circuitry Normand, Eric & Bent Spoon Duo: Circuitry

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 13877
Catalog Code: bim-41
Country: Canada

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The Bent Spoon Duo of Chris Dadge and Scott Munro met bassist Eric Normand (Tour De Bras, Ambiances Magnetiques) while Normand was on tour to record these ragged electro-acoustic improvisations.
NOW Orchestra, The (with guests George Lewis, Vinny Golia):  Wowow NOW Orchestra, The (with guests George Lewis, Vinny Golia): Wowow

Label: Spool
Product Code: 15065
Catalog Code: SPL107
Country: Canada

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Drawing from some of the finest of the West Coast and Vancouver scenes, The Now Orchestra present 3 long works in multiple section, with performers including Peggy Lee, Vinny Golia, George Lewis, Dylan van der Schyff, &c. &c.
Payne, David:  Nirvana Unplugged Payne, David: Nirvana Unplugged

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 14591
Catalog Code: bim-45
Country: Canada

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David Payne (Fossils, Slut Mouth, Middle James Co.) solo offers a wasted take on the acoustic guitar, which is mangled, scraped, rubbed, fingered, bent, and subjected to a variety of preparations.
Rose, Simon & Pascal Nichols:  Sombrero Galaxy Rose, Simon & Pascal Nichols: Sombrero Galaxy

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 16321
Catalog Code: bim-49
Country: Canada

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Saxophonist Simon Rose, a member of Badland with Steve Noble and Simon Fell, in a duo with drummer Pascal Nichols, label leader of Krayon Recordings, for an understated set of extended improvisations.
Sorrow and the Pity:  [3" CDR] Sorrow and the Pity: [3" CDR]

Label: Oscillation of Pressure Records
Product Code: 13680
Catalog Code: OOPS-3001
Country: Canada

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The Vancouver duo of drummer Dave R. Bastarde and saxophonist Darren Williams, mixing elements of free jazz skronk with punk rock plus amusing and wonderful collections of yelled and spoken word.

 



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