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The duo of Paul Abbot on drum kits, percussion & computer, and Seymour Wright on alto saxophone and feedback, in a massive edge-of-your seat live recording from London's Cafe Oto in 2015, a mix of brutal and beautiful playing with unexpected and surprising twists.
 

XT (Seymour Wright / Paul Abbot)
Pah'

XT (Seymour Wright / Paul Abbot): Pah' (Pleasure of the Text Records)

Label: Pleasure of the Text Records    
Released in: USA    


"Pah' is a monolithic document of the shared improvisational language of saxophonist Seymour Wright and percussionist Paul Abbott, also known as XT. One piece, just under eighty minutes long, begins in the well-traveled territory of contemporary free-jazz, with Wright and Abbott falling into a supersonic velocity that they don't give up until a strange English folk music marks the end of their set; the audience clearly taking a second to register the proceedings.

Recorded live in 2015 at London's Cafe Oto, the duo almost immediately ejects/(r)ejects the typical free jazz tropes as Abbott and Wright spin off into conflicting repetitions and cycles, only to morph and move again just at the point that the listener becomes comfortable. The addition of Wright's use of feedback and Abbott's heavily deconstructed electro-dance textures takes Pah' from elegantly brutal blow out to truly 21st century music, and fits perfectly into the experimental formal and timbral languages of label mates Nate Wooley and Paul Lytton."-Please Of The Text






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Product Information:

Label: Pleasure of the Text Records
Catalog ID: POTTR1306
Squidco Product Code: 22367

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2016
Country: USA
Packaging: Cardboard Gatefold 3 Panels
Recorded live at Cafe Oto in London, England, on November 24th, 2015 by James Dunn.

Personnel:

Seymour Wright-alto saxophone,feedback

Paul Abbot-drum kits, percussion, computer

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1. Pah' 1:19:01







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