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A solid six CD, 1 DVD box set of live duos between Chicago multi-reedist Ken Vandermark and Norwegian drummer Paal Nilssen-Love recorded in Russia and Japan between 2011-2014, with guests including Akira Sakata, Jim O'Rourke, Masahiko Satoh; intense and amazing modern jazz!

Vandermark, Ken / Paal Nilssen-Love
Extended Duos

Vandermark, Ken / Paal Nilssen-Love: Extended Duos (Audiographic Records)

Label: Audiographic Records    
Released in: Norway    

"The high impact duo of Paal Nilssen-Love (drums) and Ken Vandermark (reeds) has been working together at an accelerated rate since 2001, and they have put out seven albums of high octane improvised music together since then. Released now- their eighth document and the first to include guests. Extended Duos is a six CD, 1 DVD tour de force featuring Mick Beck (reeds), Tamaya Honda (drums), Jim O'Rourke (guitar), Akira Sakata (reeds), Masahiko Satoh (piano), and Michiyo Yagi (koto)- as well as the duo playing on its own with all the intensity and of a large band. The blistering performances included in this audio visual box set took place between 2011 and 2014 in Japan, Russia, England, and the United States."-PNL

Includes a 24 page booklet of photos taken on the tour, plus track listings.

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Product Information:

Includes a 24 page booklet of photos taken on the tour, plus track listings.

Label: Audiographic Records
Catalog ID: AGR-003/PNL Records PNL026
Squidco Product Code: 20017

Format: 6 CDs + DVD
Condition: New
Released: 2014
Country: Norway
Packaging: 6 CD + DVD Box Set w/ Book
Tracks 1-1 to 2-3 recorded at DOM Cultural Centre, Moscow, Russia, 31st of October 2011

Tracks 3-1 to 5-5 recorded at Pit Inn, Tokyo, 11th and 12th of September 2012

Tracks 6-1 to 6-3 recorded at Queens Social Club, Sheffield, UK, 22nd of October 2013

Track 7-1 recorded at The Hide Out, Chicago, USA, 25th of June 2014


Paal Nilssen-Love-drums

Ken Vandermark-reeds

Mick Beck-reeds

Tamaya Honda-drums

Jim O'Rourke-guitar

Akira Sakata-reeds

Masahiko Satoh-piano

Michiyo Yagi-koto

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Track Listing:

CD 1

1. Moscow Pt. 1 39:49

CD 2

1. Moscow Pt. 2 19:33

2. Moscow Pt. 3 26:41

3. Moscow Pt. 4 4:07

CD 3

1. Tokyo Pt. 1 14:47

2. Tokyo Pt. 2 8:55

3. Tokyo Pt. 3 6:19

4. Tokyo Pt. 4 8:23

5. Tokyo Pt. 5 15:45

6. Tokyo Pt. 6 7:37

CD 4

1. Tokyo pt. 7 25:08

2. Tokyo pt. 8 7:13

3. Tokyo pt. 9 6:52

4. Tokyo pt. 10 8:51

CD 5

1. Tokyo Pt. 11 13:14

2. Tokyo Pt. 12 11:10

3. Tokyo Pt. 13 11:24

4. Tokyo Pt. 14 14:40

5. Tokyo Pt. 15 11:16


1. Sheffield Pt. 1 22:20

2. Sheffield Pt. 2 18:50

3. Sheffield Pt. 3 11:10

CD 7

1. Chicago 38:17

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