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The reed trio Sonore release their 3rd album, a double CD recorded at the Loft in concert and "in the studio", 22 pieces that run the gamut of expressive energy and melodic power.

Sonore (Brotzmann / Vandermark / Gustafsson)
Call Before You Dig

Sonore (Brotzmann / Vandermark / Gustafsson): Call Before You Dig (Okka)
Label: Okka    
Released in: USA    

"Sonore (Brotzmann/Gustafsson/Vandermark) release their 3rd album, a double cd for Okka. Recorded at the Loft in Cologne both in concert and "in the studio" during December 2008, this album contains 22 pieces of Improvised Music that run the gamut of expressive energy and melodic power, as well as a composition by Brötzmann and Jimmy Giuffre. A thorough and exciting statement about where this trio was then and is heading now."-Ken Vandermark website

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Product Information:

Label: Okka
Catalog ID: od12083cd
Squidco Product Code: 12243

Format: 2 CDs
Condition: New
Released: 2009
Country: USA
Packaging: Cardstock Gatefold Sleeve
Recorded in concert December 12, 208, and in studio December 13, 2008 by Stefan Deistler.





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Track Listing:

CD 1:

1. The Cliff 2:07

2. Mountains Of Love 18:14

3. Shake_horn 14:11

4. Nurecognized Reflections 7:04

5. Charged by the Pound 15:10

6. Mailbox for an Attic 13:57

7. Call Before You Dig 3:36

CD 2:

1. The Ravens Cry at Dawn 4:53

2. Better a Bird than a Cow 3:02

3. Human Fact 2:24

4. Iranic / J. Giuffre 3:11

5. A Letter from the Past 3:06

6. The Bitter the Better 2:12

7. The Longer the Lieber 5:43

8. Birds of the Underworld 2:59

9. Waiting for the Dancing Bear 2:24

10. A Dyed String 3:25

11. Hellpig 3:19

12. Zipper Backwards 3:16

13. Dark Cloud Blues 3:39

14. Blue Stone 4:41

15. Hardline Drawing 2:04

16. Rat Bag 4:44

17. Hard to Believe But Good to Know 3:33