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Baker, Duck : Outside (1977-83)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 22215
Catalog Code: 5041
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Fingerstyle guitarist Duck Baker was influenced by Eric Dolphy, Ornette Coleman and Cecil Taylor, recording these solo original improvisations plus 2 Ornette Coleman pieces from '77-'83 in London, Torino & Calgary, plus 2 duos with guitar madman Eugene Chadbourne.


Spontaneous Music Ensemble: Withdrawal (1966/7)[REISSUE]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 22214
Catalog Code: 5040
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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Featuring the earliest published recordings of Barry Guy & Evan Parker, percussionist John Steven's presents transitional sextet and septet performances of his groundbreaking free improv group from 1966 & '67 with Trevor Watts, Paul Rutherford, Kenny Wheeler, and Derek Bailey.


Watts, Trevor / Stephen Grew: Con Fluent

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22207
Catalog Code: FMRCD414-0216
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Saxophonist Trevor Watts and pianist Stephen Grew improvised these pieces at a distance, Grew sending recordings of two separate solo concerts from Newcastle, which Watts improvised over resulting in these intricate and exuberant "Improvised Compositions".


Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall: Myth

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22206
Catalog Code: FMRCD413-0116
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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A lyrical and sincere dialog from the Scottish duo of Rob Hall on clarinets and Chick Lyall on piano, recoreded at the chapel in St Mary's Music School in Edinburgh, blending improvisation with chamber music, free jazz, contemporary classical and folk idioms.


Gjerstad, Frode / Ramiro Molina: Unseen Seas

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22205
Catalog Code: FMRCD412-0216
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Frode Gjerstad returned to Chile after his 2013 Trio tour to meet with guitarist Ramiro Molina, both to sample the amazing fish recipes Molina introduced him to, but more importantly, to perform live and to record these delicate and sophisticated improvisations.


resAUnance : Migration

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22204
Catalog Code: FMRCD411-0216
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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The debut album by the chamber-jazz quartet resAUnance of Jonathan Golove on electric cello, Michael McNeill on piano, John Bacon on vibraphone and percussion, and Esin Gunduz on voice, blending compositional, improvisation, & Turkish folk music into passionate and beautiful works.


Conde, Luis / Fabiana Galante / Frode Gjerstad: Give And Take

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22193
Catalog Code: FMRCD410-0216
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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During multi-reedist Frode Gjerstad's tour of South America in 2015 he met with pianist Fabiana Galante and fellow reedist Luis Conde to record these excellent improvisations, all three using unusual and extended techniques to create these 8 captivating dialogs.


Dunmall, Paul / Philip Gibbs / Ashley John Young: Now Has No Dimension

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22192
Catalog Code: FMRCD408-0216
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Live recordings from the trio of Paul Dunmall on soprano and tenor sax, Philip gibbs on guitar, and Ashley John Young on double bass, performing at Cardiff University School of Music Concert Hall in 2016, a great example of concentrative, complex and lively interplay.


Keune, Stefan / Lovens, Paul: Live 2013

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22191
Catalog Code: FMRCD407-0116
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Working together in various ensembles since the early 90s, Stefan Keune on sopranino, alto and baritone saxophone and Paul Lovens on drums and cymbals captured these three extraordinary improvisation in the studio in Brussels, Belgium and live Munich Underground in Germany.


Wastell, Mark : Vibra: Trent (3" CDr)

Label: Linear Obsessional Recordings
Product Code: 22167
Catalog Code: LOR062
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $9.95



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An extraordinary solo EP of a tam-tam performance by Mark Wastell, one of the founders of the "New London Silence" movement and Confront label founder, performing live at Nottingham Trent University for a rich and forceful album of timbre and tone.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp: Corpo

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22164
Catalog Code: LEO 755
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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After many years working together in the vital Downtown NY scene, saxophonist Ivo Perelman and Matthew Shipp take their playing the next step after their previous duo "Callas", in thoughtful improv that expresses in both their mutual language and masterful skills.


Perelman, Ivo / Karl Berger: The Hitchhiker

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22163
Catalog Code: LEO 754
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The second CD that NY saxophonist Ivo Perelman has recorded with Ornette alumni Karl Berger, the first with Berger on piano, and here on vibraphone, opening new aspects of sound to the commanding dialog between these two friends and seasoned improvisers.


Frey, Peter K. / Daniel Studer: Zurich Concerts: 15 Years of Kontrabassduo Studer-Frey [2 CDs]

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22162
Catalog Code: LEO 750
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $29.95



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A stunning example of modern creative improv from the duo of bassists Peter Frey and Daniel Studer, in concert with configurations of duos, trios and one septet, with performers including John Butcher, Hans Koch, Magda Mayas, Jacques Demierre, Gerry Hemingway, &c. &c.


Perelman, Ivo / Matthew Shipp / Michael Bisio / Whit Dickey: Soul

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22161
Catalog Code: LEO 739
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The long–running duo of NY pianist Matthew Shipp and Brazilian/NY saxophonist Ivo Perelman forms the basis for this excellent quartet, with mainstays Michael Bisio on bass and Whit Dickey on drums, in an expressive and soulful album that balances enthusiasm and brilliant restraint.


Perelman, Ivo / Joe Morris: Blue

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22160
Catalog Code: LEO 734
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Referencing the color "blue" rather than the blues themselves, the duo of New York tenor saxophonist Ivo Perelman and Joe Morris on acoustic guitar present free improvisations balancing technical and melodic musings, an intimate and thoughtful album of concentrative playing.


McGovern, Neil / Paul Dunmall: Intervention [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22111
Catalog Code: FMR 334-0412
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $9.95



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Classical saxophonist Neil McGovern joins improvising legend Paul Dunmall to perform music based on Dunmall's book "60 Studies for Saxophone", with Matt London lending a 3rd voice for one track.


Mendoza, Enrique: Below Sea Level [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22107
Catalog Code: FMR 363-1013
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $9.95



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Six works recorded in Amsterdam from electric guitarist Enrique Mendoza, performed by himself or saxophonist Boglarka Nagy, or flutist Jos Zwaanenburg, each track featuring live electronics.


Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert: iO [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22105
Catalog Code: FMRCD384
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $9.95



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After their "Live in Russia" volumes, eloquent French Canadian saxophonist and creative drummer Michel Lambert present 9 new improvisations recorded at Resonance studios in their home town of Montreal, a tremendous dialog between these two free yet lyrical players.


Na (Malcom Ball / Kate Cuzner): Compos Mentis [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22104
Catalog Code: FMRCD396-0615
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $9.95



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Delightful and eclectic improvisations by Malcolm Ball on the historic Ondes Martinot synthesizer and percussion, and Kate Cuzner on flutes, piano and live electronics, pushing the boundaries of musical intuition and imagination.


Schindler, Udo / Frank Paul Schubert: Parnassia Palustris [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22099
Catalog Code: FMRCD403
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $9.95



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A feast for fans of the soprano saxophone as Udo Schindler and Frank Paul Schubert improvise live at the 51th SALON fur Klang + Kunst in Krailing/Munich, Germany in 2015, blending and contrasting two approaches to the instrument in fascinating ways.


Sealed Knot, The : Trembling Shade

Label: Confront
Product Code: 22079
Catalog Code: ccs 63
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Two 2015 recordings at Exploratorium in Berlin, 2015 from the long-running project The Sealed Knot of percussionist Burkhard Beins, harpist Rhodri Davies, and double bassist Mark Wastell, in a dynamic set of percussive invocations and detailed sound work of unusual technique.


Worldservice Project: For King & Country

Label: Rarenoise Records
Product Code: 22075
Catalog Code: RNR-CD-062
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.46



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Dave Morecroft, keyboardist and composer for the edgy London-based avant-funk-jazz quintet WorldService Project, in an album that bridges rock and jazz with a hard edge and technically adept playing, taking twists and turns on both complex and sound oriented pieces.


New Zion Trio & Cyro Baptista: Sunshine Seas [VINYL]

Label: Rarenoise Records
Product Code: 22074
Catalog Code: RNR-LP-065LP
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $28.95



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The third album from Jamie Saft's New Zion Trio with Brad Jones on bass, Craig Santiago on drums, and Vanessa Saft on vocals, finds the trio joined by percussionist Cyro Baptista for an album of compelling dub and grooves with an upbeat spiritual pulse.


Wire, The: #387 May 2016 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: The Wire
Product Code: 22014
Catalog Code: WIRE 387
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $8.96



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"Matt Krefting meets US folk maven Marissa Nadler... Daniel Spicer travels deep into Manchester's improv underground... Maverick Icelandic super conductor Ilan Volkov takes the Invisible Jukebox test... and more. Plus The Wire Tapper 40! The next volume in Wire's series of underground music anthologies is attached to the cover of every copy of the May issue - 20 new tracks from DJ Stingray, Susanna, Supersilent, The Library Of Babel and more."


Oberg, Uwe / Silke Eberhardt: Turns

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22004
Catalog Code: LEO 749
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Playful, joyful and absolutely commanding performances from the duo of German pianist Uwe Oberg and Silke Eberhard on alto sax and clarinet, performing both live and in the studio on original compositions and pieces by Carla Bley, Jimmy Giuffre, and Annette Peacock.


Ullmann, Gebhard / Achim Kaufmann: Geode

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22003
Catalog Code: LEO 727
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Albert Mangelsdorf award-winning pianist Achim Kaufmann and multi-reedist Gebhard Ullmann met in the studio for the first time in Berlin, Germany to record these upbeat free improvisations, intricate collective playing covering a wide range of moods and styles.


Kuhne, Almut / Gebhard Ullmann / Achim Kaufmann: Marbrakeys

Label: Leo
Product Code: 22002
Catalog Code: LEO 726
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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The Berlin-based trio of free improvising vocalist Almut Kuhne, pianist Achim Kaufmann and reedist Gebhard Ullmann for ten originals, on-the-edge, informed improvisation of great skill and melodic invention, taking their music into uncharted and unconventional territory.


Fiuczynski, David: Flam! Blam! Pan-Asian Microjam!

Label: Rarenoise Records
Product Code: 21963
Catalog Code: RNR-CD-058
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.46



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Dedicated to both composer Olivier Messiaen and hip-hop record producer J Dilla, David Fiuczynski uses non-Western tuning to show the connections between exotic bird calls and J Dilla's 'flam beats' while referencing Messiaen, Gagaku, and other Pan-Asian ingredients.


Fiuczynski, David: Flam! Blam! Pan-Asian Microjam! [VINYL]

Label: Rarenoise Records
Product Code: 21962
Catalog Code: RNR-LP-058LP
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $21.95



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Dedicated to both composer Olivier Messiaen and hip-hop record producer J Dilla, David Fiuczynski uses non-Western tuning to show the connections between exotic bird calls and J Dilla's 'flam beats' while referencing Messiaen, Gagaku, and other Pan-Asian ingredients.


Nabatov, Simon / Mark Dresser / Dominik Mahnig: Equal Poise

Label: Leo
Product Code: 21942
Catalog Code: LEO 745
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.45



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Live at the LOFT in Cologne, Germany, the trio of German-based Russian pianist Simon Nabatov with NY Downtown double bassist Mark Dresser and relative newcomer Dominik Manhig on drums, expressive collective improvisation using edgy techniques in impressive dialog.


Wire, The: #386 April 2016 [MAGAZINE]

Label: The Wire
Product Code: 21941
Catalog Code: WIRE 386
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $7.15



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April 2016 issue with Cecil Taylor on the cover; plus guitarist Mike Cooper; The Primer: J Dilla; Invisible Jukebox: Golden Teacher; Eartheater; Pigna; PJ Harvey; Signor Benedick The Moor; Lindafornia; plus live, video and recorded reviews, essays, comix, &c. &c.


Brighton, Ian : Now And Then

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21931
Catalog Code: ccs 62
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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British guitar Ian Brighton was tutored by Derek Bailey, and was a member of John Stevens' Spontaneous Music Ensemble and the Tony Oxley Quartet; this release coincides with the guitarist's 72nd birthday, in a variety of setting with a great list of improvisers.


Schall Und Rausch (Mukarji / Arrias / Dorner / Fagaschinski): Vapour

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21930
Catalog Code: ccs 61
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Meaning "sound and smoke", the quartet of trumpeter Axel Dorner, pianist Tisha Mukarji, and reedist Johan Arrias & Kai Fagaschinski are caught live at Ausland in Berlin for a set of tonal improvisations based on compositions, creating outstanding textural environments.


10tet (Akiyama / Kamura / Malfatti / Kinoshita / Okura / Veliotis / Unami / Koike / Filip / Sugimoto

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21929
Catalog Code: ccs 60
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Ten prominents electroacoustic improvisers--Tetuzi Akiyama, Moe Kamura, Radu Malfatti, Kazushige Kinoshita, Masahiko Okura, Nikos Veliotis, Taku Unami, Toshihiro Koike, Klaus Filip, Taku Sugimoto--performing live at Ftarri in 2013, for subtle and exquisite lowercase sound.


Cremaster & Sophie Agnel (Fages / Monteiro / Agnel): Isotopic

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21928
Catalog Code: ccs 59
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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The results of years of collaboration between the Cremaster electroacoustic improvising duo of Ferran Fages and Alfredo Costa Monteiro with pianist Sophie Agnel, in a remarkable album of fragile yet rich tones and tonal punctuations, a feast of timbral possibilities.


Boghossian, Herve : F.E.R. (for Eliane Radigue)

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21927
Catalog Code: ccs 58
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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French composer Herve Boghossian pays hommage to electronic composer Eliane Radigue while asserting his own approach to continuous electronic sound in textures and pulsations, using a laptop recording feedback, plus harmonicas, drums, brooms, tuner and voice.


Bohman, Adam / Jean-Michel Van Schouwburg: Bagpipes And Blackberries

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21926
Catalog Code: ccs 57
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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A strange set of improvisations from London, pairing Adam Bohman on his unusually percussive and inexplicable unamplified objects with the odd vocalisations of Jean-Michel Van Schouwburg, very much in a Phil Minton mode, for four very unique studio recordings.


Butcher, John / Michael Duch: Fjordgata

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21925
Catalog Code: ccs 56
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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A live recording at the Jazzfest Trondheim, Trondelag Senter for Samtidskunst, in May 2015 from the freely improvising duo of John Butcher and contrabassist Michael Duch, a superb extended concert of incredible reed technique and concept anchored by Duch's flexible bass work.


Social Insects (Koch / Badrut): Social Insects II

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21924
Catalog Code: ccs 55
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Sparse yet intently focused interaction with unusual timbre and technique in the 2nd release from the working duo of Hans Koch (Koch-Schutz-Studer) and Gaudenz Badrutt (strom), pairing reeds and electronics in micro-world improvisations that delight in subtlety.


Welch, Neil / Rutger Zuydervelt: Tides

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21923
Catalog Code: ccs 54
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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It started as Rutger Zuydervelt, aka Machinefabriek's, request to saxophonist Neil Welch to improvise over a track that he sent to him; on receipt of the track he was so impressed with the details that he created this unexpected and rich work of organized sound from it.


Akode (Wilkinson / Johannsesn / Hoyer / Andersen): North And South

Label: Confront
Product Code: 21922
Catalog Code: ccs 53
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $13.95



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Akode is the UK/Norwegian quartet of Alan Wilkinson on saxophone & clarinet, Kim Johannesen on guitar, Ola Hoyer on double bass, and Dag Erik Knedal Andersen on drums, bring masterful experience and youthful enthusiasm together for a strong concert at Cafe Oto.


Nargile, Asiq : Yurt Yeri [VINYL]

Label: Otoroku
Product Code: 21899
Catalog Code: ROKU 014LP
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $23.36



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Nargile Mehtiyeva aka Asiq Nargile, the only female Asiq living and performing in the ethnic Azeri region of Georgia, performs on the long-neck lute, or saz, accompanying herself on voice, in an ecstatic live performance at London's Cafe Oto in 2014.


Lee, Okkyung / Bill Orcutt: Live at Cafe OTO [VINYL]

Label: Otoroku
Product Code: 21898
Catalog Code: ROKU 017LP
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $23.36



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Two string players who have developed distinctive improvisation styles--cellist Okkyung Lee and guitarist Bil Orcutt--meet for their first encounter at London's Cafe Oto, for an exultant and sophisticated duo showing intense skill and strong conversational powers.


Turner, Roger / Yukihiro Isso: Takanehishigu [VINYL]

Label: Otoroku
Product Code: 21897
Catalog Code: ROKU 015LP
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $23.36



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UK drummer/percussionist Roger Turner in his first meeting with Japanese Noh flutist Yukihiro Isso, an accomplished improviser who has performed with Cecil Taylor, Peter Brotzmann, John Zorn, &c., for a unique and fascinating conversation bridging two traditions.


Lexer, Sebastian / Steve Noble: Muddy Ditch

Label: Fataka
Product Code: 21875
Catalog Code: Fataka 13
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.71



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Two live sets of exemplary improvisation: the first revelatory encounter of pianist Sebastian Lexer and drummer/percussionist Steve Noble from 2011, and a more considered and spacious meeting in 2014, both from London's Cafe OTO.


Parker, Evan / Seymour Wright: Tie the Stone to the Wheel

Label: Fataka
Product Code: 21874
Catalog Code: Fataka 12
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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A meeting between two accomplished saxophonists recorded live at Kernel Brewery, in London in 2014, and at The Studio in Derby, with Seymour Wright on alto saxophone and Evan Parker on both alto and soprano, criss-crossing and combining in exuberant and astonishing ways.


Rudd, Roswell / Jamie Saft / Trevor Dunn / Balazs Pandi: Strength & Power

Label: Rarenoise Records
Product Code: 21844
Catalog Code: RNR-CD-060
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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A New York quartet blending generations and styles in passionate, rich, and deeply layered improvisation from pianist Jamie Saft, trombonist Roswell Rudd, drummer Balazs Pandi, and drummer Trevor Dunn, free jazz drawing on diverse form and intense conversational skills.


Rudd, Roswell / Jamie Saft / Trevor Dunn / Balazs Pandi: Strength & Power [VINYL]

Label: Rarenoise Records
Product Code: 21843
Catalog Code: RNR-LP-060LP
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $28.95



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A New York quartet blending generations and styles in passionate, rich, and deeply layered improvisation from pianist Jamie Saft, trombonist Roswell Rudd, drummer Balazs Pandi, and drummer Trevor Dunn, free jazz drawing on diverse form and intense conversational skills.


Slobber Pup: Pole Axe

Label: Rarenoise Records
Product Code: 21836
Catalog Code: RNR-CD-056
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Slobber Pup, the New York trio of Joe Morris (guitar), Jamie Saft (keys), and Balazs Pandi (drums) is joined by Norwegian saxophonist Mats Gustafsson for three incendiary pieces of free improv with an electric edge and a visceral approach that is absolutely hair-raising!


MV Carbon : The Sun Will Turn On You

Label: Discombobulate
Product Code: 21814
Catalog Code: BOB008
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $17.95



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New York City based, interdisciplinary artist and composer MV Carbon in an album of voice and sound, built of dark rhythm and sound, adding depth and innuendo to the simplest of songs.