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Made to Break: F4 Fake

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 28224
Catalog Code: TROST 189CD
Country: Austria
 
Price: $16.95



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This active quartet project brings together two Chicago players--drummer Tim Daisy and reedist Vandermark--with two European players--Christof Kurzmann on pooll & electronics, and Jasper Stadhouders on bass--in their 9th album, recording in the studio in Austria for an innovative album blurring the lines between fierce free jazz and inventive experimental ea-improv.


Konstrukt + Ken Vandermark: Kozmik Bazaar [VINYL]

Label: KARLRECORDS
Product Code: 27935
Catalog Code: KR 065LP
Country: Germany
 
Price: $21.95



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In November 2018, the groove-oriented Turkish electric improvising quartet Konstrukt of saxophonist & electronic artist Korhan Futaci, guitarist Umut Caglar, double bassist Apostolos Sideris, and drummer Berkan Tilavel, met with Chicago multi-reedist Ken Vandermark in Instanbul, recording these improvisation, a mix of muscular playing and psychedelic interaction.


Mengelberg, Misha: Two Days In Chicago [2 CDs]

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 27627
Catalog Code: 2-722
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $24.95



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In 1998 European legendary free improvising pianist Misha Mengelberg spent two days in Chicago, recording in the studio and then live at The Velvet Lounge in a variety of settings of collective free playing and covering Monk tunes, with the support of Ken Vandermark, Fred Anderson, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Kent Kessler, Hamid Drake, Ab BAars, Wilbert de Joode, &c.


Vandermark, Ken / Paal Nilssen-Love: Screen-Off

Label: PNL
Product Code: 27591
Catalog Code: PNL-044
Country: Norway
 
Price: $14.95



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For their 10th album, the duo of multi-reedist Ken Vandermark and drummer Paal Nilssen-Love took inspiration from experimental cinema, enlisting producer Lasse Marhaug to scour YouTube for concerts from their past 10 years, extracting 60 seconds of audio from each and joining them into 2-minute segments, 21 of which create this unusual album of awe-inspiring performance.


Vandermark, Ken / Nate Wooley: Deeply Discounted II / Sequences Of Snow [LP]

Label: Audiographic Records
Product Code: 27090
Catalog Code: AGR-014
Country: USA
 
Price: $19.95



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The 3rd release from the duo of Chicago multi-reedist Ken Vandermark and NY trumpeter Nate Wooley, two long-form compositions written for the LP format and developed while touring North America during 2017; "Deeply Discounted II," is inspired by John Cage's "Cheap Imitation", while "Sequences of Snow," is dedicated to the experimental filmmaker & musician, Michael Snow.


Vandermark / Wooley / Courvoisier / Rainey: Noise Of Our Time

Label: Intakt
Product Code: 26452
Catalog Code: INT310
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $18.95



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After reedist Ken Vandermark's residency at The Stone in 2016, he went into the studio with improvisers Nate Wooley on trumpet, Sylvie Courvoisier on piano, and Tom Rainey on drums to record this spectacular album of forward-reaching jazz using stunning technique and wonderful lyrical complexity, as they run through compositions from Wooley, Vandermark and Courvoisier.


Vandermark / Kugel / Tokar: No-Exit Corner

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 26353
Catalog Code: MW979-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The second CD by the trio featuring tenor saxophonist and clarinetist Ken Vandermark, drummer Klaus Kugel, and bassist Mark Tokar, the band back at Krakow's Alchemia Club, bringing these three Chicago and European players together for a skronky, energetic romp of commanding playing alongside unorthodox approaches and powerfully creative intent.


DKV Trio (Drake / Kessler / Vandermark): Latitude 41.88

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 25891
Catalog Code: MW 970-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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An incredible concert at Sugar Maple in Milwaukee from the Chicago trio of Hamid Drake on drums, Kent Kessler on bass, and Ken Vandermark on reeds, a working trio of intense free jazz that formed in the 90s and has developed an almost telepathic rapport through energetic and cathartic collective playing, one of the exceptional examples of Chicago jazz.


Vandermark, Ken / Michael Snow: Duol

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 25774
Catalog Code: CVSD 042CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Chicago saxophonist Ken Vandermark is fascinated with the visual arts, and was drawn in the 60s to Toronto visual artist, director of the "New York Eye And Ear" film, and most notably here, pianist, Michael Snow; in 2015 they performed together for the first time, this startlingly explosive and informed album the complete recording of that event.


Revis, Eric: Sing Me Some Cry

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24448
Catalog Code: CF428CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Double Bassist Eric Revis expands his concepts in this outstanding album with fellow New Yorkers, pianist Kris Davis and drummer Chad Taylor, and Chicago reedist Ken Vandermark on tenor saxophone, with all four players providing compositions that push the limit on structure and form while opening up the players to superb soloing settings of great modern jazz.


Lean Left: I Forgot To Breathe [VINYL]

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 24036
Catalog Code: TROST 149LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $28.95



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The 7th album from the quartet of Netherlands guitarists Andy Moor and Terrie Hessels (The Ex) with Chicago free improvising multi-reedist Ken Vandermark and Netherlands drummer/percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love in an album balancing amazing energy with profound introspective moments in thrilling edge-of-your-seat improvisation - excellent!


DEK Trio (Ken Vandermark / Elisabeth Harnik / Didi Kern): Burning Below Zero

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 23792
Catalog Code: TROST 139CD
Country: Austria
 
Price: $16.95



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One of Chicago reedist Ken Vandermark's regular trios while in Austria, DEK is named for the letters of the 1st name of Vandermark, drummer Didi Kern and pianist Elisabeth Harnik, drawing inspiration from free improv, free rock, & cross-media projects of each member.


Jerman / Barnes: Versatile Ambience [VINYL]

Label: IDEA Intermedia
Product Code: 22923
Catalog Code: IDEA19
Country: USA
 
Price: $22.95



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Without referencing typical genre or style, the collaboration of sound artists Tim Barnes and Jeph Jerman moves a step forward with this 45 RPM LP release of texture and atmosphere, with assistance from Ken Vandermark, Jacob Duncan, Aaron Michael Bulter, Sara Saltau & Bret Berry.


Rara Avis (Ken Vandermark / Stefano Ferrian / Simone Quatrana / Luca Pissavini / Sec): Rara Avis

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 22077
Catalog Code: MW 927-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $12.95



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Chicago multi-reedist Ken Vandermark in a quintet with Italian musicians Stefano Ferrian (tenor saxophone), Simone Quatrana (piano), Luca Pissavini (double bass), and SEC_ (Revox tape recorder, instant sound treatment) in an uninhibited live concert in 2013 at Dragon Club in Poland.


Wooley, Nate / Ken Vandermark: All Directions Home

Label: Audiographic Records / Pleasure of the Text Records
Product Code: 21584
Catalog Code: AGR-008 / POTTR1304
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Live recordings from Milwaukee's Sugar Maple in 2015 of the dynamic and amazing duo of NY trumpeter Nate Wooley and Chicago saxophonist Ken Vandermark, a tour-de-force of technical and melodic playing showcasing both players and their nearly telepathic high-speed improv exchange.


Audio One (Vandermark/Adasiewicz/Berman/Bishop/Rempis/Williams/Mazzarrella/Daisy/Macri/Paulson): The Midwest School [VINYL]

Label: Audiographic Records
Product Code: 21583
Catalog Code: AGR-002LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $24.95



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With a quartet of reeds (Nick Mazzarella, Dave Rempis, Ken Vandermark, Mars Williams), Jeb Bishop on trombone, Josh Berman on cornet, plus Jen Paulson on viola, Jason Adasiewicz on vibes, Nick Macri on bass and Tim Daisy on drums, this Chicago band burns with amazing free playing!


Audio One (Vandermark/Adasiewicz/Berman/Bishop/Rempis/Williams/Mazzarrella/Daisy/Macri/Paulson): An International Report [VINYL]

Label: Audiographic Records
Product Code: 21580
Catalog Code: AGR-001LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $24.95



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The first release from Ken Vandermark's Audiographic label, and his new band Audio One, a 10-piece ensemble inclduing Jason Adasiewicz (vibes), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Josh Berman (cornet), Tim Daisy (drums), Nick Mazzarella, Mars Williams, Dave Rempis & Ken Vandermark on reeds.


Made to Break: Before the Code

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 21234
Catalog Code: TROST 141CD
Country: Austria
 
Price: $16.95



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MTB continues to inspire, merging shake-your-ass jazz with experimental electracoustic elements, blending players from Chicago (reedist Ken Vandermark & drummer Tim Daisy) and Europe (bassist Jasper Stadhouders of Cactus truck & Christof Kurzmann on electronics).


Chicago Reed Quartet (Mazzarella / Rempis / Williams / Vandermark): Western Automatic

Label: Aerophonic
Product Code: 20886
Catalog Code: AR009
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Four generations of Chicago saxophonists--Dave Rempis, Ken Vandermark, Mars Williams, and Nick Mazzarella--come together in an interactive saxophone quartet with each player providing 2 compositions of well-developed, powerful, engaging free and lyrical jazz.


Vandermark, Ken / Fred Lonberg-Holm: Resistance [VINYL]

Label: Bocian
Product Code: 20755
Catalog Code: bc - kf
Country: Poland
 
Price: $17.95



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Live recordings from the duo of frequent collaborators Ken Vandermark on sax & reeds and Fred Lonberg-Holm on cello and electronics performing at Chicago's Heaven Gallery in 2013, for a superb set with surprising twists and turns and a great range of dynamics and approaches.


Kurzmann, Christof: Then & Now [VINYL]

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 19973
Catalog Code: TROST 120LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $29.95



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Christof Kurzmann has been a part of Extended Versions, The Magic I.D., Made to Break, El Infierno, Trio x 3, &c; this double LP collects unreleased tracks from a diversity of projects with collaborators B. Fleischmann, Ken Vandermark, Robert Wyatt, Mats Gustafsson, Tony Buck, &c. &c.


Lean Left: Live At Area Sismica

Label: Unsounds
Product Code: 18862
Catalog Code: 41U
Country: Netherlands
 
Price: $15.95



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The amazing combination of Ex guitarists Terrie Ex and Andy Moor with drummer Paal Nilssen-love and Chicago saxophonist Ken Vandermark in their 5th release, a live album from Italy showing the aggressive and exuberantly determined band in excellent form.


Vandermark / Gregorio / Bishop / Morris / &c: Pipeline

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 18180
Catalog Code: CvsD CD010
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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In 2000, saxophonist Mats Gustafsson and curator John Corbett organized a 16-piece free music big-band featuring key members of the Chicago and Swedish scenes, recording these two impressive, ecstatic, and explosive works.


DKV Trio + Gustafsson / Nilssen-Love / Pupillo: Schl8hof

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 17972
Catalog Code: TROST 125CD
Country: Austria
 
Price: $16.95



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Chicago's leading free jazz DKV Trio of Ken Vandermark (reeds), Hamid Drake (drums) and Kent Kessler (bass) are joined by European Free Jazz leaders Mats Gustafsson (reeds), Paul Nilssen-Love (drums) and Massimo Pupillo (bass).


Vandermark, Ken and Mats Gustafsson: Verses

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 17942
Catalog Code: CD009a
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Surprisingly after long partnerships with Peter Brotzmann's Tentet and the saxophone trio Sonore, this is the first time that Ken Vandermark & Mats Gustafsson have recorded as a duo, here in 6 incredible improvisations balancing technique, power, and beauty.


Made to Break: Lacerba [VINYL]

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 17926
Catalog Code: CF274LP
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $19.95



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The electroacoustic quartet of Christof Kurzmann (electronics), Devin Hoff (bass), Ken Vandermark (reeds) and Tim Daisy (drums) performing live in Lisbon, an innovative and significant band developing new languages for improvisation.


Made to Break (Daisy / Hoff / Kurzmann / Vandermark): Provoke

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 17489
Catalog Code: CF273
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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The result of a three day series of concerts by Ken Vandermark's new project with electronicist Christoff Kurzmann, electric bassist Devin Hoff and drummer Tim Daisy, taking new directions by following the principles of "modular organization".


Revis, Eric's 11:11, : Parallax

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 17112
Catalog Code: CF266
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Eric Revis (double bass, composition) brings together Ken Vandermark (sax, clarinet), Jason Moran (piano), and Nasheet Waits (drums) for his new avant-garde quartet, 11:11, a jazz supergroup with a stellar first album.


Lytton / Wooley + Ikue Mori and Ken Vandermark: The Nows [2 CDs]

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 16841
Catalog Code: CF260
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $18.95



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Nate Wooley and Paul Lytton continue their collaborations, extending their new duo recordings with live tracks from The Stone in NYC with Ikue Mori, and at Chicago's Hideout with Ken Vandermark.


Morris, Joe: Perpetual Frontier The Properties of Free Music [BOOK]

Label: Riti Publishing
Product Code: 16785
Catalog Code: 9780985981006
Country: USA
 
Price: $24.95



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Joe Morris wrote this book to discuss aspects of free music, including responses to his questionnaire written by Joe McPhee, William Parker, Jamie Saft, Ken Vandermark, Marilyn Crispell, Nate Wooley, Jack Wright, Matthew Shipp, &c.


Platform 1: Takes Off

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 16357
Catalog Code: CF255
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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A first and exceptional release from the Platform 1 quintet of Chicago reedist Ken Vandermark, NY trombonist Steve Swell, European trumpeter Magnus Broo, Canadian ex-pat bassist Joe Williamson, and Amsterdamn based drummer Michael Vatcher.


Double Tandem (Baars / Vandermark / Nilssen-Love): Cement

Label: PNL
Product Code: 16098
Catalog Code: PNL013
Country: Norway
 
Price: $15.95



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Performing live at Cementen in Norway, the trio of drummer Paal Nilssen-Love with reed players Ken Vandermark and Ab Baars, 3 intense yet playful improvisations from 3 masters of the form.


Sonore: OTO

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 15538
Catalog Code: TROST 108CD
Country: Austria
 
Price: $16.16



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A live recording at London's Cafe Oto for BBC Radio's Jazz on 3 program with the incredible saxophone trio Sonore featuring Peter Brotzmann, Ken Vandermark, and Mats Gustafsson.


Full Blast & Friends: Sketches & Ballads [VINYL]

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 15225
Catalog Code: TROST 107LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $24.95



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The Full Blast trio of reedist Peter Brotzmann, bassist Mario Piakas and drummer Michael Wertmueller are joined by Ken Vandermark, Thomas Heberer and Dirk Rothbrust for an excellent concert at Donaueschinger Musiktage, 2010.


Full Blast & Friends: Sketches & Ballads

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 15224
Catalog Code: TROST 107CD
Country: Austria
 
Price: $18.95



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The Full Blast trio of reedist Peter Brotzmann, bassist Mario Piakas and drummer Michael Wertmueller are joined by Ken Vandermark, Thomas Heberer and Dirk Rothbrust for an excellent concert at Donaueschinger Musiktage, 2010.


4 Corners: Alive In Lisbon [DVD]

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 10900
Catalog Code: CF134
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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4 Corners with Ken Vandermark, Magnus Broo, Adam Land and Paal Nilssen-Love in a live DVD from a March 2007 gig in Portugal playing 5 extended tracks. (PAL format)


Morris, Joe / Vandermark, Ken / Gray, Luther: Rebus

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 08569
Catalog Code: CF083
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Atomic / School Days: Nuclear Assembly Hall

Label: Okka
Product Code: 02897
Catalog Code: OKKA 049
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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