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Runcible Quintet, The (Metcalfe / Edwards / Magliocchi / Thompson / Northover): Three

Label: FMR
Product Code: 29196
Catalog Code: 565-0120
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Working their way backwards from "Five" in 2017 to the new "Three" in 2020, the UK creative improvising quintet of Daniel Thompson on acoustic guitar, Adrian Northover on saxophones, John Edwards on double bass, Marcello Magliocchi on drums, and Neil Metcalfe on flute are heard live at London's Iklectik in 2019 for three profoundly exploratory free improvisations.


Lynch, Sue / Dawid Frydryk / Dave Fowler / John Edwards: Dial [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 28857
Catalog Code: FMR CD558-1119
Country: UK
 
Price: $7.95



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A great example of British collective free jazz captured live at Iklectic in London in 2019 for two extended and wide-ranging performances--"Dial Tone I" & II--from the quartet of Sue Lynch (Remote Viewers, The Horse Improvised Music Club), Polish trumpeter based in London Dawid Frydryk, drummer Dave Fowler (Maggie Nichols) and the ever-active John Edwards on bass.


Last Dream Of The Morning (Butcher / Edwards / Sanders): Crucial Anatomy

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 28593
Catalog Code: TROST 196CD
Country: Austria
 
Price: $16.95



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The trio of British free improvisation innovators--John Butcher on saxophones, John Edwards on double bass, and Mark Sanders on percussion--in their 2nd album under the "Last Dream Of The Morning" moniker after their Relative Pitch album, captured live at Cafe Oto in 2018 displaying their incredible affinity to creative freedom through technically superb playing.


Dunmall, Paul Nonet The: Interpretations of Beauty

Label: FMR
Product Code: 28442
Catalog Code: 562-1119
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Paul Dunmall's nonet with Neil Metcalfe, Philip Gibbs, Trevor Taylor, Hannah Marshall, Sarah Farmer, Theo May, Alison Blunt and John Edwards on one track, is a larger ensemble blurring improvisation and compositional approaches through violin, viola, cello, double bass guitar, reeds, flute, and guitar; sophisticated chamber improvisation of superb quality.


Lynch, Sue / Dawid Frydryk / Dave Fowler / John Edwards: Dial

Label: FMR
Product Code: 28438
Catalog Code: 558-1119
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A great example of British collective free jazz captured live at Iklectic in London in 2019 for two extended and wide-ranging performances--"Dial Tone I" & II--from the quartet of Sue Lynch (Remote Viewers, The Horse Improvised Music Club), Polish trumpeter based in London Dawid Frydryk, drummer Dave Fowler (Maggie Nichols) and the ever-active John Edwards on bass.


McPhee, Joe / John Edwards / Klaus Kugel: A Night In Alchemia

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 28033
Catalog Code: MW992-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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The working trio of New York trumpeter & saxophonist Joe McPhee, London double bassist John Edwards, and German drummer Klaus Kugel, actively touring through Europe since 2017, are heard live at Alchemia in Krakow, Poland in 2018, for four monumental examples of free improvisation in superlative playing with intense rhythmic interaction and deeply expressive soloing.


Gayle, Charles / John Edwards / Mark Sanders: Seasons Changing [2 CDs]

Label: Otoroku
Product Code: 27843
Catalog Code: ROKU 020CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $18.95



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Recorded at Cafe Oto in London in 2017, legendary NY free jazz saxophonist Charles Gayle is joined by masterful free improvisers John Edwards on double bass and Mark Sanders for two live sets, released here in a limited 2-CD album, presenting the fire and range of all three players, from full-on aggressive and confrontational playing to deeply introspective.


Remote Viewers Trio, The (Petts / Northover / Edwards): Notes Lost In A Field

Label: Remote Viewers
Product Code: 27624
Catalog Code: RV 16
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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A working subset of the UK saxophone-heavy band crossing composition with improvisation, The Remote Viewers led by David Petts, here as a trio with Adrian Northover on alto sax, Petts on tenor sax, and John Edwards on acoustic bass, present 15 new compositions, 10 penned by Petts and 5 collective improvisations, a mix of ferocious timbre and exciting interaction.


Spring Heel Jack / Wadada Leo Smith: The Sweetness of the Water [VINYL]

Label: Treader
Product Code: 27541
Catalog Code: TRD 007LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $25.95



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A reissue of their 2004 album, the 4th on Thirsty Ear for the UK group Spring Heel Jack of Ashley Wales on guitar &, electronics, Mark Sanders on drums & timpani, John Coxon on guitar & keys, and John Edwards on bass, joined by Evan Parker on sax & piano, and special guest Wadada Leo Smith on trumpet, for a subtle album of sonic complexities, dramatic power and lyrical poise.


Stellari String Quartet (Wachsmann / Hug / Mattos / Edwards): Vulcan

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 27387
Catalog Code: 5047
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.95



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The brilliant free improvising group Stellari String Quartet came together more than ten years ago, with members from Brazil, England, Swizerland and Uganda, here in only their 2nd release, using improvisational processes in the 11 pieces of of their live album recorded at St. Mary's Church Stoke Newington and Iklectic Art Lab London 2018.


Tomlinson, Alan Trio: Inside Out

Label: FMR
Product Code: 27362
Catalog Code: 531-1218
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A live performance at IKLECTIK in London in 2018 from trombonist Alan Tomlinson's inventive trio with Phillip Marks on drums & percussion and Dave Tucker on electric guitar, with special guest John Edwards joining on bass violin for the title track, in a superb display of free jazz led by an essential member of the London free jazz scene since the 70s.


Carrier, Francois / Michel Lambert / John Edwards: Elements

Label: FMR
Product Code: 26576
Catalog Code: FMRCD501
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Two concerts, one at l'Klectik Art Lab in London, one at the 20th Festival Jazz Cerkno, 2015, from the free improvising trio of Quebec saxophonist Francois Carrier and drummer Michel Lambert, and UK bassist John Edwards, three exemplary examples of modern free improvisation taking an excursive approach that reveals earnest lyricism and propulsive rhythm.


Runcible Quintet, The: Four

Label: FMR
Product Code: 26444
Catalog Code: 489-0618
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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London-based free improvisers and members of the London Improvisers Orchestra (LIO), this ensemble consists of soprano saxophonist Adrian Northover, flautist Neil Metcalfe, acoustic guitarist Daniel Thompson, double bassist John Edwards and Italian-born drummer Marcello Magliocci, in their second album on the FMR label, a spectacular live performance at I'klectik in 2017.


Moore / Edwards / Prevost: Darkened, yet shone

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 26330
Catalog Code: MRCD98
Country: UK
 
Price: $17.95



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Combining free improvisation, free jazz, rock, and electronic/EA-improv, the trio of Eddie Prevost (drums), NO Moore (guitarist), and bassist John Edwards are caught live at IKLECTIK in London, 2017, for a concert that changes pace from vigorous riffs to unconventional introspection, with masterful playing and profound technique, an exceptional performance.


McPhee, Joe / John Edwards / Klaus Kugel: Journey to Parazzar

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 26128
Catalog Code: MW975-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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Recorded at Metallurgov House Of Culture in the Ukraine as the 2nd concert of their tour, the trio of Joe McPhee (trumpet, alto saxophone), John Edwards (double bass), and Klaus Kugel (drums) present a masterful concert that includes a 29-minute "Re-Hairing In Zaporozhye" a 19-minute "To Rush At The Wind", and a wonderfully unconventional tribute to Cecil Taylor.


Wilkinson / Edwards / Noble: 3 Of A Kind [VINYL]

Label: Bo Weavil Recordings
Product Code: 26036
Catalog Code: WEAVIL 055LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $24.95



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Recorded live at IKLECTIK, in London, 2017, the trio of Alan Wilkinson on alto and baritone saxophones and bass clarinet and the rhythm team of John Edwards on double bass, and Steve Noble on drums, perform a steaming and cathartic free jazz informed by decades of experience and a fierce energy and determination that only masterful players like these can create.


Lee, Okkyung: Cheol-Kkot-Sae (Steel.Flower.Bird)

Label: Tzadik
Product Code: 25907
Catalog Code: CD-TZA-4023
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Cellist Okkyung Lee explores her Korean roots in an amazing long-form composition combining electronics, improvisation, composed melodies and noise with Korean traditional music, performed with the superb ensemble of John Edwards (bass), Ches Smith (drums), John Butcher (sax), Jae Hyo Chang (Korean percussion), Song Hee Kwon (Pansori singing), and Lasse Marhaug (electronics).


Dunmall, Paul / John O'Gallagher / John Edwards / Mark Sanders: Freedom Music

Label: FMR
Product Code: 25860
Catalog Code: 476-0318
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Live recordings at Hexagon Theatre in Birmingham in 2018 from the UK free improvising quartet of Paul Dunmall on tenor saxophone, John O'Gallagher on alto saxophone, John Edwards on bass, and Mark Sanders on drums, the two saxophonists bringing distinct approaches together as they weave and parry over the powerhouse rhythm duo of Edwards and Sanders.


Edwards, John / Olie Brice: At Iklectik

Label: Confront
Product Code: 25170
Catalog Code: ccs 82
Country: UK
 
Price: $12.95



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Double double bass from the duo of John Edwards and Olie Brice performing live at Iklectik Arts Lab, in London in 2017, a return of sorts as Brice's first live improv gig was opening for the Sunny Murray Trio with Edwards and Bevan; here the two combine, in contrast and confluence as they demonstrate massive technique and concentrative conversation.


Remote Viewers, The : Last Man In Europe

Label: Remote Viewers
Product Code: 25066
Catalog Code: RV15
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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The saxophone-heavy UK improvising band Remote Viewers returns to a trio format, with founders David Petts on tenor sax and Adrian Northover on soprano sax, plus John Edwards on double bass, as the stripped-down band employs signature harmonic territory and compositional approaches, making this a distinctively concentrated and welcome Remote Viewers album.


Dunmall / Edwards / Noble / Sanders: Go Straight Around The Square

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24025
Catalog Code: FMRCD435-0217
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The stellar quartet of Paul Dunmall on tenor and soprano saxophone, John Edwards on bass, Liam Noble on piano, and Mark Sanders on drums performing 2 extended improvisations balancing energetic playing with contemplative conversation, captured live at the Vortex, in London, England, in 2016.


Runcible Quintet, The (featuring John Edwards / Neil Metcalfe): Five

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24022
Catalog Code: CDFMR337-2017
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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The Runciple Quintet of John Edwards on double bass, Marcello Magliocchi on drums, Neil Metcalfe on flute, Adrian Northover on soprano saxophone, and Daniel Thompson on acoustic guitar recording at IKLECTIC, in London in 2016 for 5 excellent examples of detailed, collective improvisation.


Remote Viewers, The: No Voice From The Hall

Label: Remote Viewers
Product Code: 23035
Catalog Code: RV14
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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The 15th album from the UK based, saxophone heavy Remote Viewers led by David Petts, bridging compositions and improvisation with a rock sensibility, in a sextet that includes improv heavies Mark Sanders on drums and John Edwards on bass.


Parker, Evan / Pat Thomas / John Russell / John Edwards / Alex Ward / Alison Blunt / Benedict Taylor / David Leahy / Kay Grant: Mopomoso Tour 2013 | Making Rooms [4 CD BOX SET]

Label: Weekertoft
Product Code: 22666
Catalog Code: Weekertoft 1 - 4
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $39.95



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An excellent 4-CD set from a UK tour of the long-running London monthly concert series Mopomoso, featuring improvisations from various grouping of John Russell, Evan Parker, John Edwards, David Leahy, Pat Thomas, Alison Blunt, Benedict Taylor, Kay Grant & Alex Ward.


Dunmall / Noble / Edwards / Sanders: Chords Of Connections

Label: FMR
Product Code: 22588
Catalog Code: FMRCD419-0616
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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A stunning example of collective free improvisation from the quartet of frequent collaborators and superb improvisers, Paul Dunmall on tenor & soprano sax, Liam Noble on piano, Mark Sanders on drums, and John Edwards on bass, recording in the studio in Birmingham.


PaPaJo (Hubweber / Lovens / Edwards): Spiela [2 CDs]

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 22051
Catalog Code: cs340
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $23.95



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The long-running trio of Paul Hubweber on trombone, Paul Lovens on drums, and John Edwards on double bass in an album releasing a radio concert from Croatia in 2003, and another from Klangbrucke in 2009; highly attuned free improv with near-telepathic dialog from three masters.


Kjaer, Julie 3 (Kjaer / Edwards / Noble): Dobbeltgaenger

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 21879
Catalog Code: CF361CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Alto saxophonist Julie Kjaer, a Denmark native living in the UK and active on the London Improv scene, in a trio with two of the most active London players - Steve Noble on drums and John Edwards on bass - for a live album at Vortex Jazz Club in 2015.


Dunmall, Paul / John Edwards / Tony Marsh: To Be Real

Label: FMR
Product Code: 21533
Catalog Code: FMRCD402
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Hard working free improv session from the UK trio of Paul Dunmall on tenor sax, John Edwards on double bass and the late Tony Marsh on drums, performing live at the Vortex in 2010, and at UWE in Bristol, 2007, never released material reminding of Marsh's stature and skill.


Carrier, Francois / Steve Beresford / John Edwards / Michel Lambert: OUTgoing

Label: FMR
Product Code: 21531
Catalog Code: FMRCD400
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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The inimitable trio of saxophonist Francois Carrier (also on Chinese oboe), drummer Michel Lambert and bassist John Edwards, joined by pianist Steve Beresford for a European tour, here recorded at London's Vortex Club for a powerful and diverse album of creative free improv.


Remote Viewers, The: November Sky

Label: Remote Viewers
Product Code: 21401
Catalog Code: RV13
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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UK's Remote Viewers with 4 saxophone players--David Petts, Caroline Kraabel, Andrian Northover & Sue Lynch--plus John Edwards on double bass and David Stockard on drums & percussion, blending jazz and modern chamber in lyrical, novel, and mysterious ways.


Catchpole / Edwards / Prevost: Beyond the Barrier

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 21245
Catalog Code: MRCD95
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $12.50



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Superb free improvisation from the UK trio of Nathaniel Catchpole on tenor sax, John Edwards on double bass, and Eddie Prevost on drums and bowed tam-tam, three generations of improvisers pushing the envelope of spontaneous composition in accomplished and playful dialog.


Russell, John (with Phil Minton, Thurston Moore, Evan Parker, &c.): With...

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 20879
Catalog Code: 5037
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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British free improvising guitar master John Russell's 60th birthday gig at London's Cafe Oto is celebrated in a duo with Phil Minton, a trio with Henry Lowther & Satoko Fakuda, in a trio with Evan Parker and John Edwards, and in a duo with Thurston Moore.


Brotzmann / Edwards / Noble: Soulfood Available

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 19981
Catalog Code: CF316
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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For their 3rd album together, the trio of saxophonist Peter Brotzmann, bassist John Edwards and drummer Steve Noble are caught live at the 2013 Ljubljana Jazz Festival for three blistering works of free improvisation.


Chant, Tom / John Edwards / Eddie Prevost: All Change

Label: Matchless
Product Code: 19881
Catalog Code: MRCD92
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $18.95



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Recorded in concert at The Network Theatre, Waterloo in London, 2012, the trio of Tom Chant on saxophone, John Edwards on bass and Eddie Prevost on drums present a tour de force of modern free jazz with great technical and conversational power.


Remote Viewers, The: Pitfall

Label: Remote Viewers
Product Code: 19825
Catalog Code: RV 12
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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David Pett's Remote Viewers with 4 saxophonists and keyboards, and the rhythm section of John Edward and Mark Sanders, complete their noir trilogy with an album blending compositional and improvisational forms in mysteriously dark and satisfying forms.


Moholo-Moholo, Louis Quartet (Hawkins / Edwards / Yarde): 4 Blokes

Label: Ogun
Product Code: 19689
Catalog Code: OGCD 043
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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Blue Notes drummer Louis Moholo-Moholo's quartet with three of London's finest improvisers--Jason Yarde on sax, John Edwards on bass, and Alexander Hawkins on piano--in live studio recordings of exciting and impressive structured free improv.


Moholo-Moholo, Louis Unit: For the Blue Notes

Label: Ogun
Product Code: 19200
Catalog Code: OGCD 042
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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Ogun marks their 40th anniversary by releasing this superb album from drummer Louis Moholo-Moholo's Unit as an octet including Alexander Hawkins on piano, John Edwards on bass, and Jason Yarde on saxes, performing a heartfelt tribute to The Blue Notes live in Italy.


Yoshihide, Otomo / Sachiko M / Evan Parker / John Edwards / Tony Marsh / John Butcher: Quintet/Sextet/Duos

Label: Otoroku
Product Code: 18878
Catalog Code: ROKU 009CD
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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The final night of Otomo and Sachiko's first residency at London's Cafe OTO in 2009 saw the pair joined by the long-running trio of Evan Parker, John Edwards and Tony Marsh and special guest John Butcher, for an exceptional set of creative improvisation.


Watts / Weston / Sanders / Edwards: Hear Now: A Film by Mark French [DVD]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 18469
Catalog Code: 5-1013
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Mark French filmed two concerts in Lewes and at the Hasting Jazz Club of the quartet of saxophonist Trevor Watts, pianist Veryan Weston, drummer Mark Sanders, and bassist John Edwards, plust Trevor Watts' Moire Music Drum Orchestra.


Burn / Coxhill / Edwards / Minton / Russell: Mopomoso Solos 2002

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 18292
Catalog Code: 4100
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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A concert featuring exceptional unaccompanied solo improvisations by John Russell (guitar), Phil Minton (voice), John Edwards (double bass), Lol Coxhill (saxophone) and Chris Burn (piano, percussion) followed by an impromptu performance as a quintet.


Remote Viewers, The: Crimeways

Label: Remote Viewers
Product Code: 18129
Catalog Code: RV11
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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The 12th release from the London-based Remote Viewers led by saxophonist David Petts, with four saxophones plus electronics, acoustic bass, keys and tuned percussion, crossing improvisation and rock forms in unique and sinister ways.


Remote Viewers, The: City of Nets

Label: Remote Viewers
Product Code: 16668
Catalog Code: RV10
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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London's Remote Viewers in their 13th release, quoting W.H. Auden in an album of excellent structured improvisation with David Petts, Caroline Kraabel, Sue Lynch & Adrian Northover (saxes), John Edwards (bass & drums), and Rosa Lynch (keys and percussion).


Foxes Fox: Live at the Vortex

Label: psi
Product Code: 16047
Catalog Code: 12.01
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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A 2006 concert recording at London's legendary Vortex by Evan Parker (sax), Steve Beresford (piano), John Edwards (bass) and Louis Moholo-Moholo (percussion) with guest Kenny Wheeler for a 2nd set.


Remote Viewers, The: Nerve Cure

Label: Remote Viewers
Product Code: 15332
Catalog Code: RV9
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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The Remote Viewers' 10th album, with David Petts, Caroline Kraabel, Sue Lynch, Adrian Northover, John Edwards, Rosa Lynch-Northover, and Adam Bohman, in mysterious works of dissonance and wonderfully idiosyncratic expression.


Remote Viewers, The: To The North

Label: Remote Viewers
Product Code: 13815
Catalog Code: RV8
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.95



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Dave Petts' Remote Viewers, now a septet of 4 saxophonists, marimba, bassist John Edwards and drummer Mark Sanders, in 7 pieces blending rock and improvisational aesthetics in seductive ways.


Decoy & Joe McPhee: Oto

Label: Bo Weavil Recordings
Product Code: 13182
Catalog Code: WEAVIL 041CD
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $15.26



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The Decoy trio of organist Alexander Hawkins, double-bassist John Edwards and drummer Steve Noble are joined by NY saxophonist Joe McPhee to perform 3 wild improvisations at London's Cafe Oto.


Weightless (Butcher / Edwards / Spera / Braida): A Brush with Dignity

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 12016
Catalog Code: CF154
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Music inspired and fascinated by Italian cultural history, art, poetry, &c., from the collective quartet of John Butcher, John Edwards, Fabrizio Spera and Alberto Braida.


Gjerstad / Edwards / Sanders: Bergen

Label: FMR
Product Code: 11988
Catalog Code: FMR 269
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $14.95



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Finnish free jazz master Frode Gjerstad in a trio with drummer Mark Sanders and bassist John Edwards performing live at the 2008 NattJazz Festival in Norway.


Various Artists: Freedom of the City Festival 2005 [2 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 06222
Catalog Code: 4216
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $17.95



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Most of the performances from the one-day event Freedom of the City festival in 2005, London including Lol Coxhill, Steve Beresford, London Improvisers Orchestra, &c. &c.


Parker Octet, Evan: Crossing the River

Label: psi
Product Code: 06032
Catalog Code: 06.02
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $16.95



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