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Unusual Vocal Forms


 
Hubsch, Carl Ludwig / Claus Van Bebber / Jaap Blonk: Improvisors Hubsch, Carl Ludwig / Claus Van Bebber / Jaap Blonk:
Improvisors

(Kontrans -- The Netherlands )

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Improv meeting with Dutch master vocalist Jaap Blonk, turntablist Claus van Bebber and Carl Ludwig Hubsch on tuba.

Hug, Charlotte & Frederic Blondy: Bouquet Hug, Charlotte & Frederic Blondy:
Bouquet

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Using extended techniques on viola and piano, Charlotte Hug and Frederic Blondy draw the listener into unusual and encompassing sound worlds that feel electronic, yet are created through acoustic improvisation.

Hug, Charlotte: Slipway to Galaxies (Solo Viola & Voice) Hug, Charlotte:
Slipway to Galaxies (Solo Viola & Voice)

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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An intensely personal journey, Charlotte Hug uses extended vocal techniques and an unusual language on the viola, creating an exceptional and unique improvisatory sound world.

Iddon, Martin: pneuma Iddon, Martin:
pneuma

(Another Timbre -- UK )

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Composer Martin Iddon in a work of new conceptual modes of music making, with a ritualistic approach building strange sounds and stange actions in dense layers and intense timbres that demand a unique physicality from the player.

Ima Ensemble: Tumma Ima Ensemble:
Tumma

(Eema Records -- Canada )

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Toronto percussionist Debashis Sinha's first release as the Ima Ensemble features the vocals of Toronto world music singers Jayne Brown and Sophia Grigoriadis.

Jauniaux, Catherine / eRikm: Pantoneon / Mal des Ardents [2 CDs] Jauniaux, Catherine / eRikm:
Pantoneon / Mal des Ardents [2 CDs]

(Mikroton Recordings -- Russia )

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Improvising artists Catherine Jauniaux on voice, bird call, cupule, cazoo and eRikm on turntables, electronics, live sampling, architect lamp recorded these 17 pieces for the radio show A L'improviste by Anne Montaron for France Culture Radio.

Jones, Darius: The Oversoul Manual Jones, Darius:
The Oversoul Manual

(Aum Fidelity -- USA )

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The fourth installment in Darius Jones' on-going "Man'ish Boy" epic, an a cappella presentation from his vocal quartet, The Elizabeth-Caroline Unit using Jones' fictional, mythological sacred language used in the alien birthing ritual of a new being.

Justine: Suite Justine:
Suite

(Ambiances Magnetiques -- Canada )

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A continuation of Wondeur Brass, Justine is comprised of all women composers, arrangers, instrumentalists, and singers who create music of dissonance and organized chaos.

Kahn, Jason: Things Fall Apart Kahn, Jason:
Things Fall Apart

(Herbal International -- Malaysia )

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Sound artist Jason Kahn performing in Zurich at the Kunstraum Walcheturm arts organization, recording fourteen short improvised sections, focusing on heavily effected drums and percussive elements augmented with synthetics, radio, plus work exclusively for voice.

Kaiser, Henry, Noyes, Charles K. & Park, Sang-Won: Invite The Spirit 1983 Kaiser, Henry, Noyes, Charles K. & Park, Sang-Won:
Invite The Spirit 1983

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Remastered complete reissue of the double LP release of this meeting of Korean shamanistic vocals and kayagum with improvising virtuoso Kaiser and percussionist Noyes .

Kaul, Matthias: Solo Percussion Kaul, Matthias:
Solo Percussion

(Hat [now] ART -- Switzerland )

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Matthias Kaul performing percussion works recorded on using cymbalon, hurdy-gurdy, bicycle, telephone, voice, &c., with Stefan Romeyan providing and reciting his poetry on "Roma".

Koch-Schutz-Studer With Shelley Hirsch: Walking And Stumbling Through Your Sleep Koch-Schutz-Studer With Shelley Hirsch:
Walking And Stumbling Through Your Sleep

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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The remarkable Swiss improvising trio Koch-Schutz-Studer collaborates with NY improvising vocalist artist Shelley Hirsch for an amazing album of voice and electronic and acoustic improvisation with few boundaries and incredible insight.

Koglmann, Franz: O Moon My Pin-Up Koglmann, Franz:
O Moon My Pin-Up

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $17.95    

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Koichi, Makigami: Moon Ether Koichi, Makigami:
Moon Ether

(Doubtmusic -- Japan )

Price: $19.95    

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Kolkowski, Aleks & Ute Wassermann: Squall Line Kolkowski, Aleks & Ute Wassermann:
Squall Line

(psi -- Great Britain )

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A quirky and fascinating duo of unusual instrumentation from Ute Wasserman's voice & whistles, and Aleks Kokowski on stroh instrumements (viola, violin), noseflute, bird calls, musical saw, &c..

Kraabel, Caroline / Phil Hargreaves : Where We Were (Shadows Of Liverpool)  <i>[Used Item]</i> Kraabel, Caroline / Phil Hargreaves :
Where We Were (Shadows Of Liverpool) [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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"Where We Were is not your usual set of saxophone duets. Over the course of nearly four years, Caroline Kraabel and Phil Hargreaves hauled their saxes, flutes, and recording equipment to several unusual recording locations, from the ane...

Krusche, Katja / Martin V. Krusche: I Am One - Stories From The Worlds In-Between <i>[Used Item]</i> Krusche, Katja / Martin V. Krusche:
I Am One - Stories From The Worlds In-Between [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Kurzmann, Christof & Irena Tomazin: Ljubljana - Wien Kurzmann, Christof & Irena Tomazin:
Ljubljana - Wien

(L'innomable -- Slovenia )

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Unusual electroacoustic improv from the duo of Christof Kurzmann on lloopp and Irena Tomazin on voice and dictaphone, recording at Radio Student and at Amann Studio in 2012 and 2013.

Kurzmann, Christof: Then & Now [VINYL] Kurzmann, Christof:
Then & Now [VINYL]

(Trost Records -- Austria )

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Christof Kurzmann has been a part of Extended Versions, The Magic I.D., Made to Break, El Infierno, Trio x 3, &c; this double LP collects unreleased tracks from a diversity of projects with collaborators B. Fleischmann, Ken Vandermark, Robert Wyatt, Mats Gustafsson, Tony Buck, &c. &c.

Lacy Five, Steve: The Way [2 CDs] Lacy Five, Steve:
The Way [2 CDs]

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $24.95    

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Lacy, Steve / Steve Potts: Tips Lacy, Steve / Steve Potts:
Tips

(Corbett vs. Dempsey -- USA )

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Recorded in Paris in 1979, Steve Lacy (soprano sax) and Steve Potts (alto sax) perform music for the aphorisms of Georges Braque, as sung by Irene Aebi; originally issued on Hat Hut records, this reiusse remasters the original release and includes images from the score.

Lacy, Steve: The Sun Lacy, Steve:
The Sun

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Four sessions of music mostly against the Vietnam War - all featuring Steve Lacy and Irene Aebi, in sextet, trio, and quintet with associates including Enrico Rava, Karl Berger, Kent Carter, Richard Tietelbaum, &c.

Lang, Klaus: einfalt.stille Lang, Klaus:
einfalt.stille

(Edition Rz -- Germany )

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Austrian composer in a work for flute, viola, percussion, and voice aboout the inner state and flow we perceive when listening and concentrating on a piece of music.

Leandre, Joelle  / Michael Duch: (Live at) Gramolna Leandre, Joelle / Michael Duch:
(Live at) Gramolna

(Confront -- Great Britain )

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Two double bass players--Joelle Leandre and Michael Duch--performed as a duo live in at nyMusikk in Oslo, then recorded this album of freely improvised bass interactions the next day in the studio at Gramolna in Trondheim; dark and commanding explorations of deep strings.

Les Diaboliques (Schweizer / Nicols / Leandre): Jubilee Concert [DVD in PAL format] Les Diaboliques (Schweizer / Nicols / Leandre):
Jubilee Concert [DVD in PAL format]

(Intakt -- Switzerland )

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The "diabolical" trio of pianist Irene Schweitzer, bassist Joelle Leandre and improvising vocalist Maggie Nicols in a DVD recorded live at Jazzclub Moods, Zurich (PAL format!).

Lindsay, Arto & Paal Nilssen-Love: Scarcity Lindsay, Arto & Paal Nilssen-Love:
Scarcity

(PNL -- Norway )

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During Paal Nilssen-Love's July 2013 solo gig at Auido Rebel's Quintavant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, he was joined by Arto Lindsay performing on electric guitar and voice, recording these two impressive improvisations.

Lindsay, Arto & Paal Nilssen-Love: Scarcity [VINYL] Lindsay, Arto & Paal Nilssen-Love:
Scarcity [VINYL]

(PNL -- Norway )

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During Paal Nilssen-Love's July 2013 solo gig at Auido Rebel's Quintavant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, he was joined by Arto Lindsay performing on electric guitar and voice, recording these two impressive improvisations released on a 180 Gram 33/45 RPM record.

Lunar Ensemble: Acts Of Love <i>[Used Item]</i> Lunar Ensemble:
Acts Of Love [Used Item]

(Self Released -- USA )

Price: $6.95    

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"An inventive avant garde poetry-led group with experimentally diverse songs and a varied sonic backdrop for powerful words."-Lunar Ensemble...

Maneri, Joe / Masashi Harada: Pinerskol Maneri, Joe / Masashi Harada:
Pinerskol

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Pianist, flautist & vocalist Masashi Harada and the late saxophonist Joe Maneri worked together from the mid 80s, here in a studio work from 2003 of great creative power.

Martin, Jean: At the Farm Martin, Jean:
At the Farm

(Barnyard -- Canada )

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After touring Canada extensively for 3 years the trio of Jean Martin, Justin Haynes and Kevin Turcotte released this CD of wide-ranging and excellent recordings.

Minton Quartet, Phil: Slur Minton Quartet, Phil:
Slur

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Minton, Phil / Turner, Roger: Drainage Minton, Phil / Turner, Roger:
Drainage

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Minton, Phil & Weston, Veryan: ...past Minton, Phil & Weston, Veryan:
...past

(Angelica -- Italy )

Price: $12.00    

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Minton, Phil: No Doughnuts in Hand - 37 Solo Vocal Improvisations Minton, Phil:
No Doughnuts in Hand - 37 Solo Vocal Improvisations

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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Minton's 3rd release in his doughnut reduction series, solo vocal work in Minton's unique and inimitable style that he hopes will cheer you up in these troubled times.

Mitchell, Nicole Black Earth Ensemble's: Xenogenesis Suite Mitchell, Nicole Black Earth Ensemble's:
Xenogenesis Suite

(Firehouse 12 Records -- USA )

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Chicago flautist Mitchell's Black Earth Ensemble in a release inspired by the work of Afrofuturist writer Octavia Butler; powerful, dissonant and intense performances.

Monk, Meredith: Beginnings Monk, Meredith:
Beginnings

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Collecting early works from this gifted vocalist and performer, studio and live recordings from 1966-1980 in NYC, Connecticut, Montreal, California, Berlin.

Mori, Ikue: Hex Kitchen Mori, Ikue:
Hex Kitchen

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $14.45    

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Mori, Ikue: One Hundred Aspects Of The Moon Mori, Ikue:
One Hundred Aspects Of The Moon

(Tzadik -- USA )

Price: $13.95    

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Moss, David / Hannes Strobl: At The Beach Moss, David / Hannes Strobl:
At The Beach

(Monotype -- Poland )

Price: $14.95    

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Merging Hannes Strobl's electric bass and effects with David Moss' unusual vocal approach into stream of consciousness observations and rich music of momentum and mood that are evocative, mysterious and fully engaging.

Murmer: Framework 1-4 [2 CDs] Murmer:
Framework 1-4 [2 CDs]

(Herbal International -- USA )

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Patrick McGinley (Murmer) in a series of bold experiments with untreated field recordings, exploring notions of musicality within the structures of found sound, written partially as a reaction against the idea of documentary or objective presentation of found sound.

Mycale: Gomory: The Book Of Angels Volume 25 Mycale:
Gomory: The Book Of Angels Volume 25

(Tzadik -- USA )

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The 25th Book of Angels, performing Zorn's lyrical Masada compositions, is the 2nd B.O.A. release from the a cappella vocal quartet Mycale, using a variety of texts in Portuguese, Berber, Hebrew, French and Spanish to fashion lush harmonies and strong rhythmic drive.

Nakatani, Tatsuya: Present Presence Nakatani, Tatsuya:
Present Presence

(Nakatani-Kobo -- USA )

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Percussionist Tatsuya Nakatani presents thirteen pieces that take the listener on an expedition in the modern use of percussion, beautifully paced with rich sound, unexpected harmonic properties, fascinating punctuation, a mesmerizing journey.

Namchylak, Sainkho / Nick Sudnick: Not Quite Songs Namchylak, Sainkho / Nick Sudnick:
Not Quite Songs

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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ZGA leader Nick Sudnick meets with extreme vocalist Sainkho Namchylak for 15 parts of "Play", unusual and frightening work of rhythm, sound and vocalization of intense calibre.

Namchylak, Sainkho with Wolfgang Puschnig and Paul Urbanek: Terra Namchylak, Sainkho with Wolfgang Puschnig and Paul Urbanek:
Terra

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Improvising vocalist Sainkho in a live performance at the Vilnius Jazz Festival with Wolfgang Puschnig on reeds and Paul Urbanek on piano, remarkable jazz vocalisations from this noted throat singer.

Namchylak, Sainkho: NOMAD Namchylak, Sainkho:
NOMAD

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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Newton, Lauren : Trio L.T.D. + Bertl Muetter  <i>[Used Item]</i> Newton, Lauren :
Trio L.T.D. + Bertl Muetter [Used Item]

(Leo -- Germany )

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"TRIO L.T.D. music augmented by the voice and trombone of Bertl Muetter is built on the mutual understanding of improvisation. However, the listeners are also involved in their endless process of musical development. Recorded live durin...

Newton, Lauren / Joelle Leandre : Face It!  <i>[Used Item]</i> Newton, Lauren / Joelle Leandre :
Face It! [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

Price: $11.95    

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"Above all else, this album is serious fun-fun for the live audience at the recording, fun for the CD listener, and fun for the performers. At its best, improvisation flows out of the sheer pleasure of playing and experimenting together...

Newton, Lauren: Filigree Newton, Lauren:
Filigree

(Hatology -- Switzerland )

Price: $17.95    

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Nicols, Maggie / Caroline Kraabel / Charlotte Hug: Transitions Nicols, Maggie / Caroline Kraabel / Charlotte Hug:
Transitions

(Emanem -- Great Britain )

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The excellent trio of Maggie Nicols (voice), Caroline Kraabel (saxophone, voice) and Charlotte Hug (viola) record a set of improvisation just a month after performing at the Freedom of the City Festival.

NOW Orchestra, The (with guests George Lewis, Vinny Golia): Wowow NOW Orchestra, The (with guests George Lewis, Vinny Golia):
Wowow

(Spool -- 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.

O'Hara, Alexis : Ellipsis O'Hara, Alexis :
Ellipsis

(&Records -- Canada )

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Montreal interdisciplinary artist Alexis O'Hara releases her 1st music album with Montreal luminaries Bernard Falaise, Michel F. Cote, Alexandre St-Onge - intelligent and sophisticated vocal music.

OOIOO: Gamel OOIOO:
Gamel

(Thrill Jockey -- USA )

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Founding Boredoms member Yoshimi P-We continues her OOIOO project in an album forging a new ancient traditional music by combining ritualistic gamelan elements, captivating vocal music, rock forms and electronics in unexpected and enthralling way.

Ostertag, Bob: Verbatim Ostertag, Bob:
Verbatim

(Red Note -- The Netherlands )

Price: $15.95    

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Ovary Lodge (Tippett / Miller / Tippett / Perry): Ovary Lodge Ovary Lodge (Tippett / Miller / Tippett / Perry):
Ovary Lodge

(Ogun -- Great Britain )

Price: $19.95    

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Brand new sealed copy, this is our last copy and the release is out of print.

Papal Bull: Argot Of Incomprehension Papal Bull:
Argot Of Incomprehension

(Discombobulate / Sing ing Knives -- Great Britain )

Price: $14.95    

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A bizarre album of vocalizations, dictaphone recordings, and other phlegmatic and spittled output from the UK duo of Jon Marshall and Joe Murray, who appropriately name this strange album with the word "Incomprehension", a word which the 14 tracks of this CD live up to.

Parkins / Bruttin / Tara / Obertova: quick-drop Parkins / Bruttin / Tara / Obertova:
quick-drop

(Creative Sources -- Portugal )

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The trio of Andrea Parkins, Dragos Tara and Laurent Bruttin live in Switzerland, 2006, with Wanda Obertova on voice for two pieces.

Parkins, Zeena: Double Dupe Down Parkins, Zeena:
Double Dupe Down

(Tzadik -- USA )

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A compilation of Downtown NY harpist, keyboardist and composer Zeena Parkins' work for film, featuring many of the NY mainstays: Shelley Hirsch, Christian Marclay, Ikue Mori, Okkyung Lee, James Pugliese, David Watson, &c. &c.

Phantom Orchard Orchestra: Through The Looking Glass Phantom Orchard Orchestra:
Through The Looking Glass

(Tzadik -- USA )

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Expanding their duo into a sextet with the addition of strings (Sara Parkins, Maggie Parkins), piano (Sylvie Courvoisier) and voice (Maja Solveig Kjestrup Ratkje), Ikue Mori and Zeena Parkins have created a compelling and varied soundscape inspired by fairy stories the world over.

Pisaro, Michael: The Middle of Life (Die ganze Zeit) Pisaro, Michael:
The Middle of Life (Die ganze Zeit)

(Gravity Wave -- USA )

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Michael Pisaro's compositions for translations of Oswald Egger's "Diskrete Stetigkeit, Poesie und Mathematik", performed with Pisaro, Egger, Julia Holter, Taku Sugimoto, Graham Lambkin (who also provides audio), &c.

Plasmic: Live At Chilli Jazz Festival 2013  <i>[Used Item]</i> Plasmic:
Live At Chilli Jazz Festival 2013 [Used Item]

(Leo -- Great Britain )

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"This European outfit started as a trio in 2003, and extended its reach by integrating avant-vocalist Agnes Heginger into its rather pliant mode of operations amid some asymmetrical shenanigans, devious interactions and shifty dialogues...



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