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Anker / Lonberg-Holm & Jackson / Serries: Two Duos [CASSETTE with download]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22170
Catalog Code: AS029
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Two aspects of reed & string duos, side A presents Chicago cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm with Danish/NY saxophonist Lotte Anker in 4 free improvisations of unusual technique; side B is UK saxophonist Dave Jackson & Dirk Serries on electric guitar for an extended improv live at Cafe Oto.


Chatoyant: Place Of Other Destination [CASSETTE w/ download]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 22168
Catalog Code: AS028
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.61



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With members of Wolf Eyes and Volebeats, Crime and the City Solution, &c. this Detroit quartet blends acoustic and electronic instruments in spontaneous composition with a rock aesthetics, a dark fusion of sound that plays both burning improv and mysterious soundscape.


Wooley, Nate: Seven Storey Mountain V

Label: Pleasure of the Text Records
Product Code: 22166
Catalog Code: POTTR1306
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.86



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The 5th of 7 large and inspiring works that began with a Festival of New Trumpet commission in 2007, here in an ensemble of 19 players including C. Spencer Yeh, Ben Vida, Ben Hall, Matt Moran, Chris Dingman, Dan Peck, Josh Sinton, Colin Stetson, the TILT brass octet, &c.


Loriot, Frantz Systematic Distortion Orchestra: The Assembly

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 22156
Catalog Code: ONR024
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The 11 piece Systematic Distortion Orchestra is led by composer and viola player Frantz Loriot, with Brooklyn Downtown players Nathaniel Morgan (sax), Brad Henkel & Joe Moffet (trumpet), Ben Gerstein, Sam Kulik (trombone), Sean Ali & Pascal Niggenkemper (bass), and 3 drummers.


Jones, JC / Yoni Kretzmer (w/ Barre Philips / Mark Dresser / Reuben Radding / Sean Conly / Damon Smi

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 22155
Catalog Code: ONR0245
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A tremendous CD of duos, disc one presents Israeli bassist JC Jones in duos with Steve Horenstein, Barre Phillips, Mark Dresser, Damon Smith, Yoni Kretzmer, and Carmel Raz; Disc 2 presents NY saxophonist Yoni Kretzmer in duos with Pascal Niggenkemper, Reuben Radding, Sean Conly, and JC Jones.


Kretzmer, Yoni (Steve Swell / Thomas Heberer / Max Johnson / Chad Taylor): FIVE

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 22154
Catalog Code: ONR027
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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An excellent example of collective free improv from a quintet led by NY tenor saxophonist Yoni Kretzmer with collaborators Steve Swell (trombone), Thomas Heberer (cornet), Max Johnson (double bass) and Chad Taylor (drums), capturing the horn sound of the late 60's Blue Note era.


Kretzmer / Ajemian / Shea: Until Your Throat is Dry

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 22153
Catalog Code: ONR026
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The trio of NY free improvisers Yoni Kretzmer on tenor sax and Kevin Shea on drums (Talibam, Mostly Other People Do the Killing) with bassist Jason Ajemian in an intense album of "immaterial tangibility, the raw flesh, dirty concreteness, thoughtlessness and stuff called music."


Elisha, Ehran / Kindred Spirit: Kindred Spirts: Quintets [2 CDs]

Label: OutNow Recordings
Product Code: 22152
Catalog Code: ONR025
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Composer-Improviser-Percussionist Ehran Elisha presents two quintets interpreting two of his extended compositions: "Kindred Soul" and "Spirit Suite", with collaborators including Roy Campbell, Sam Bardfeld, Dave Phillips, Yoni Kretzmer, Michael Attias, Sean Conly, &c.


Harris, Jack / Samuel Rodgers: Primary / Unit 11

Label: Notice Recordings
Product Code: 22151
Catalog Code: NTR029
Country: USA
 
Price: $4.95



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Long form compositions using unidentifiable field recordings, amplified objects, and other inexplicable sound from the duo of Jack Harris and Samuel Rodgers, drawing the listener into complacency and then jarring them to awareness; an engaging release.


Owen, Ben : Birds And Water, 1

Label: Notice Recordings
Product Code: 22144
Catalog Code: NTR018
Country: USA
 
Price: $5.91



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Ben Owens presents the 1st of his "Birds and Waters" series, two long, unedited works created at the Experimental Television Centre in Owego, NY, using David Jones' image processing system including a multi-input syncable sequencer and a bank of oscillators.


Fasteau, Kali. Z / Kidd Jordan / L.M. Rozie: Intuit

Label: Flying Note
Product Code: 22137
Catalog Code: FNCD 9017
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.86



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If any artist deserves the moniker "world music" it's Kali Z. Fasteau, who embraces a wide set of instruments with both seriousness and wonder, performing here on drum set, nai flute, viola, mizmar, aquasonic, and voice, alongside Kidd Jordan (sax) and L. Mixashawn Rozie (winds).


Friction (Akinobu / Minoru / Reck): Zone Tripper

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22134
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-7224b
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Friction, one of the most important and longest running underground bands in Japan, is currently the trio of Reck (bass, guitar & vocals), Iami Akinobu (guitar) and Sato Minoru (drums), in a hard-edged album of original songs and remixes; demanding and powerful modern rock.


Romannis Motte: Time Sequences [CASSETTE]

Label: Anthems Of The Undesirable
Product Code: 22119
Catalog Code: Undesirable 010
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Five hypnotic transmissions from the aether, as manifested by Chad Davis (Hour of 13/Night Magic, The Ritualist, US Christmas, Anu, Demoncy, etc.) Science Fiction soundscapes for the cosmic students of early electronic music.


Nova Express Quintet: Andras: The Book Of Angels Volume 28

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 22073
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8343
Country: USA
 
Price: $12.56



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The 28th release in John Zorn's Book of Angels series, performing the Masada song books in distinct groupings, brings together the all-star NY group of Cyro Baptista, Joey Baron, Trevor Dunn, John Medeski, and Kenny Wollesen for a blend of jazz, Afro-Cuban bop, Exotica, and more.


Sorey, Tyshawn: The Inner Spectrum of Variables [2 CDs]

Label: Pi Recordings
Product Code: 22071
Catalog Code: Pi 65
Country: USA
 
Price: $18.95



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New York drummer Tyshawn Sorey's impressive work for double trio is an ambitious chamber jazz composition using multiple harmonic, formal, rhythmic, and modal vocabularies in an exploratory and improvisational framework, inspired by the work of Lawrence D. Butch Morris.


Laubrock, Ingrid / Tom Rainey: Buoyancy

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 22068
Catalog Code: RPR1048
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Drawing on several years and many shared projects, the duo of Ingrid Laubrock (sax) and Tom Rainey (drums) recorded this excellent album of sophisticated improvisation at the end of a 17-date tour, performing for a studio audience at Audio for the Arts in Madison, Wisconsin.


Lyons, Jimmy : Push Pull [2CDs]

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 22030
Catalog Code: CvsDCD022
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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Originally issued on the Hat Hut label as a 3-LP set, this 1978 recording of Cecil Taylor compatriot, saxophonist Jimmy Lyons, performing live at Collective for Living Cinema in New York in a unique band with Karen Borca (bassoon), Munner Bernard Fennel (cello) and Roger Blank (drums).


Wilson, Phillip : Esoteric

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 22029
Catalog Code: CvsDCD027
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.86



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Recordings from the late 70s from the duo of Art Ensemble of Chicago drummer Phillip Wilson and trumpeter Olu Dara, an intimate and intelligently reserved session that includes a 3 part tribute to Lester Bowie, originally released on Hat Hut records.


Moore, Thurston / Frank Rosaly: Marshmallow Moon Decorum

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 22028
Catalog Code: CvsDCD028
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.01



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Chicago's 2012 Marshmallow Festival brought together improvising drummer Frank Rosaly with New York guitarist Thurston Moore for a thick 35 minute improvisation that builds in intensity as Moore's drive and Rosaly's vehement interaction take the listener on a monumental journey.


Rempis / Abrams / Ra + Baker: Perihelion [2 CDs]

Label: Aerophonic
Product Code: 22027
Catalog Code: AR012
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Following their 2013 release "Aphelion", the working trio of Dave Rempis on sax, Joshua Abrams on bass & clarinet, and Avreeayl Ra on drums release their 2nd collaboration in a 2-CD album of live and studio improvisations, adding Jim Baker on keys and electronics for the 2nd disc.


Gunwale: Rempis / Wildeman / Packard: Polynya

Label: Aerophonic
Product Code: 22026
Catalog Code: AR011
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.86



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The debut album of this focused and intrepid Chicago trio led by saxophonist Dave Rempis with young stalwarts Ryan Packard on percussion and electronics, and Netherlands transplant Albert Wildeman, for three extended improvisations recorded live and in the studio.


Moondog AKA Louis T. Hardin: Round the World of Sound

Label: New World Records
Product Code: 22013
Catalog Code: NW 80774CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.95



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The "Viking of 5th Ave" Moondog (Louis Thomas Hardin) was a blind musician noted for his unique garb, but also for his beautiful compositions that blended creative and rhythmic music with lyric and song, here in a collection of 25 songs from his "Madrigal Book 1".


Mr. Stonecipher: The Fleeting EP

Label: 910 Noise
Product Code: 22009
Catalog Code: 014
Country: USA
 
Price: $8.95



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The solo harsh dream sound project of media and sound artist Ryan Lewis, delving deep into his childhood traumas through sound, which he developed as an outlet and meditative release for the artist using sound.


Kuhn / Sewelson / Cleaver / Roland: Our Earth / Our World

Label: pfmentum
Product Code: 22005
Catalog Code: CD096
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Multi-reediest Peter Kuhn in a trio with saxophonist Dave Sewelson, bassist Larry Roland, and drummer Gerald Cleaver, performing live at Arts For Arts Our Earth/Our World music series in 2015 for three extended and free improvisations of masterful skill and joy.


Braxton, Anthony: Trillium J [4 CDs + Blu Ray]

Label: Braxton House/Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 21981
Catalog Code: FHR NBH 906
Country: USA
 
Price: $80.71



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A multimedia box set of Anthony Braxton's opera work "Trillium J", containing live performance video on Blu-ray disc of a 2014 performance at Roulette in NY, and studio recording on 4-CD set, with 12 vocalists, 12 instrumental soloists and a full orchestra.


Braxton, Anthony : Quintet (Tristano) 2014 [7 CDs]

Label: Braxton House/Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 21980
Catalog Code: FHR NBH 905
Country: USA
 
Price: $94.95



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Composer and jazz master Anthony Braxton performing on piano in a septet with saxophonists Jackson Moore and Andre Vida, bassist Eivind Opsvik and drummer Mike Szekely, exploring the compositions of Lennie Tristano plus peers Billy Bauer, Connie Crothers, Warne Marsh, Sal Mosca, &c.


Braxton, Anthony : 3 Compositions (EEMHM) 2011 [3 CDs]

Label: Braxton House/Firehouse 12 Records
Product Code: 21979
Catalog Code: GHR 2020
Country: USA
 
Price: $29.95



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1st studio recordings of Echo Echo Mirror House Music, a framework where musicians Braxton, Halvorson, Bynum, Pavone, Testa, Siegel, & Rozen navigate scores combining cartography and graphic notation on instruments plus iPods with samples from Braxton's recorded discography.


Mazur, Rafel / Keir Neuringer: Diachronic Paths

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 21978
Catalog Code: RPR 1046
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A beautifully evolving set of duos, or "paths" from Philadelphia saxophonist Keir Neuringer and Polish bassis Rafal Mazur, using monumental technique to support a dialog that's technical and intensely focused while remaining lyrically sophisticated and imaginative.


Sun Ra & His Astro Infinity Arkestra: The Intergalactic Thing [VINYL 2 LPS + DOWNLOAD CODE]

Label: Roaratorio
Product Code: 21947
Catalog Code: ROAR 040LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $36.95



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Unreleased material from Sun Ra & His Astro Infinity Arkestra recorded in the rehearsal space of Sun Ra's Philadelphia home in 1969, with a dozen never-before-heard pieces from Ra's songbook, plus reworkings of some classics; invaluable music for the Sun Ra collector.


Hayward, Robin: Rubble Master [CASSETTE]

Label: Cassauna
Product Code: 21943
Catalog Code: SAUNA 031CS
Country: USA
 
Price: $10.95



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Microtonal tubist Robin Hayward in a solo cassette release of two extended explorations of noise production, with the lips and tongue acting as noise generators that are filtered using half-valve techniques, using live electronics to create hallucinatory effects of motion.


Chefkirk / S27E152 : Immediate Shred [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21920
Catalog Code: bc026
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, hand-painted & numbered; Side A presents S27E152, aka Brisbane's Tristan Eyles, using field recordings and image synthesis; Side B is Chefkirk, aka Roger Smith, combining concrete sound with improvised drone and harsh electronics.


Faint Glow / Justin Scott Gray : Quantum Ouch [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21919
Catalog Code: bc025
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, hand-painted & numbered; Side A presents dark soundscapes from Jeff Winter, aka Faint Glow, in slowly unfolding electronic works; Side B a variety of electronic approaches from arpeggiated to slowly abrasive grumbling.


Staplerfahrer / Bonehole: Excessive Extension [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21918
Catalog Code: bc024
Country: USA
 
Price: $4.00



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, hand-painted & numbered; this release presents the Dutch sound artist Steffan de Turck (Staplerfahrer) reworking material recorded in a duo with Jos Smolders; and 2 tracks from Korean sound artist Noizaki Eum Kyeong (Bonehole).


Garcia, Miguel A. / August Traeger : Absquatulate Azimuth [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21917
Catalog Code: bc023
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, hand-painted & numbered; Side A presents a 3-part work and an extended track from electro-acoustic improviser Miguel A. Garcia; side B presents 3 tracks from Bicephalic label leader August Traeger using contact mic and broken instruments.


Kruger, Carl / NJ9842 : 1/11-GR Opal [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21916
Catalog Code: bc022
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, hand-painted & numbered; Side A is our very own Carl Kruger for improvised, manipulated acoustic recordings through an unusual peep hole; the mysterious NJ9842 presents a lurching sound collage of unusual sources.


Promute / Homogenized Terrestrials: Infrared Dynamo [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21915
Catalog Code: bc021
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, all hand-painted & numbered; Side A is Promute (Shaun Sanders) using homemade instruments in a live recording of strange distractions; B is Phillip Klampe (Homogenized Terrestrials) in a rich electronic work.


Dog Hallucination / Ichtyor Tides : Vergier Begets [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21914
Catalog Code: bc020
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, hand-painted & numbered; Side A is Dog Hallucination (D. Petri) for manipulated guitars, textural element, and organized sound; Side B is Ichtyor Tides (Nikola Akileus) for synthetic ambience, glitches, hazy drones, & field recordings.


Amalgamated / Odd Person : Anthropodermic Ixii [CASSETTE]

Label: Bicephalic
Product Code: 21913
Catalog Code: bc019
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Part of a series of 8 split release cassettes, all hand-painted & numbered; this release presents the collaborative long-form improvisation noise project Amalgamated backed with Odd Person, the ongoing project of Bicephalic label leader August Traeger.


Wolff, Christian / Michael Pisaro: Looking Around

Label: erstwhile
Product Code: 21902
Catalog Code: 080
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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A fascinating collaboration from two minimalist/Wandelweiser figures: Christian Wolff on prepared piano, whistles, and stones, and Michael Pisaro on guitar, harmonica and stones, recording together in Caimbridge, MA for two extended works, "Looking East" and "Looking West".


Revert, Matthew / Vanessa Rossetto: Earnest Rubbish

Label: erstwhile
Product Code: 21901
Catalog Code: 079
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.20



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Three extended compositions using field recordings and electronic processing from Vanessa Rossetto and Matthew Revert, using obscure references in song titles to mask subtle dovetailing and transitioning of concrete sound and mysterious tones.


Hayward, Robin: Stop Time

Label: Important Records
Product Code: 21896
Catalog Code: IMPREC 436CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Commissioned for the 2013 Stop Time festival in Belgium and performed by Robin Hayward on microtonal tuba with 3 players on electronics, cello and baritone sax, written on his Tuning Vine software to explore possible interactions between sound, vision, space, and time.


"A" Trio + Alan Bishop: Burj al Imam [VINYL]

Label: Unrock
Product Code: 21895
Catalog Code: UNROCK 006LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $24.95



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Sun City Girls guitarist Alan Bishop, also improvising on voice, meets Beirut's "A" Trio of Mazen Kerbaj on trumpet, Sharif Sehnaoui on guitar, and Raed Yassin on bass for four quite unusual improvisations, and a cover of "Gently Johnny", best known from the UK movie "Wicker Man".


Jungle: Mat Walerian / Matthew Shipp / Hamid Drake: Live at Okuden [2 CDs]

Label: ESP
Product Code: 21891
Catalog Code: ESPDISK 5009CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The 2nd LP from Polish multi-wind & reedist Mat Walerian, his 2nd with NY pianist Matthew Shipp, and the 2nd recorded within the live Okuden Concert Series, adding drummer Hamid Drake for an excellent album of free improvisation that flows beautifully from track to track.


Test: Always Coming from the Love Side [2 CDs]

Label: Eremite
Product Code: 21889
Catalog Code: MTE 059-60CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $20.95



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Based in New York but recording this album live at the Velvet Lounge in Chicago in 1991, the quartet of Tom Bruno on drums, Matthew Hyner on bass, and both Daniel Carter and Sabir Mateen on sax & winds, present three extended improvisations of insanely great collective jazz.


Baptista, Cyro: Bluefly

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21888
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-4014
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A pop-infused psychedelic trip featuring Cyro with a huge lineup of superb musicians, lyrical improvisation with latin and world influences, with Baptista taking vocals over his eclectic and melodically embraceable music; a beautiful album to return to frequently.


Zorn, John: The Painted Bird

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 21887
Catalog Code: TZA-CD-8342
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Crossing heavy improv with jazz, classical, world music and more, Zorn's latest compositions are handled by the ensemble of John Medeski (organ), Ches Smith (congas, Voudun drums), Kenny Wollesen (vibes), Kenny Grohowski (drums), and Matt Hollenberg (guitar).


Douglas, Dave High Risk: Dark Territory [VINYL] - Record Store Day Release

Label: Greenleaf Music
Product Code: 21877
Catalog Code: GRE-LP-1048
Country: USA
 
Price: $23.95



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A collection of new music from the creative electronic-inspired ensemble High Risk headed by NY trumpeter Dave Douglas, exploring the intersection of creative improvisation and modern electronic music production in lyrical and unexpected ways.


Kaiser, Henry / Steve Parker / Damon Smith / Chris Cogburn : Nearly Extinct

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 21873
Catalog Code: bpaltd707
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.31



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An exceptional example of collective free improvisation in the traditions of American and European styles from a quartet of Austin and West Coast players: Henry Kaiser on electric guitar; Steve Parker on trombone; Damon Smith on double bass; and Chris Cogburn on drums.


Ewen, Sandy / Damon Smith: Background Information [CASSETTE]

Label: Balance Point Acoustics
Product Code: 21872
Catalog Code: BP-1
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.01



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Houston based guitarist Sandy Ewen met BPA label leader, bassist Damon Smith, to record these open-minded improvisations in the studio, with Smith also using 7 string electric upright bass, laptop, and field recordings played in real time.


Partch, Harry: A Portrait [VINYL + DOWNLOAD]

Label: New World Records
Product Code: 21857
Catalog Code: NW 90001LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $20.95



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A portrait of instrument builder and microtonal composer Harry Partch presented through representative work, in a beautiful limited 180g vinyl LP with a 12 page booklet of rare photos and essays, plus an MP3 download; essential listening from an extraordinary composer.