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Buttercup Metal Polish: 50 Ballets (Creative Sources)


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UPC: 56090634000618

Label: Creative Sources
Catalog ID: CS061
Squidco Product Code: 7614

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2005
Country: Portugal
Packaging: Jewel Tray
Recorded at Borde Basse by Bob Drake with soft assistance of Hank and Olly


Nicolas Field-drums, percussion

Alexandre Babel-drums, percussion

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track listing:

1. bone kit

2. routine suit up

3. two-bit ventre

4. cool boots

5. civilized neutrality /heading straight for the den

6. crab wrap

7. rubber dust

8. private puppetry

9. belmondo

10. crab wrap -still hungry-

11. supine (sub)mission

12. 1328

13. caudeval by night
Related Categories of Interest:

Creative Sources
Improvised Music
European Improv, Free Jazz & Related
Percussion & Drums
February 2007
Free Improvisation
Duo Recordings

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Artist Biographies:

"Alexandre Babel is a Swiss born and Berlin based drummer, percussionist, composer and improviser. He is involved in various contemporary contexts such as modern classical music, free improvisation, noise and performance art. Babel creates works that question the listenerŐs expectations towards conventional musical forms.

He performs as a solo artist and with groups through the five continents, in some of the leading venues and festivals of contemporary music. A member of the contemporary chamber music ensemble KNM-Berlin, his current projects include WZC with French composer Pierre Jodlowski, Fosil with the contrabass-clarinetist Theo Nabicht, Radial with the artist Mio Chareteau. Past and present collaborators include Keiji Haino, Sudden Infant, Buttercup Metal Polish, Aethenor, Musikfabrik. He is currently the artistic director of the swiss based percussion group Eklekto."

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