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Musicworks: #125 Summer 2016 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 22339
Catalog Code: #125
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Canada's premier new music magazine in their 125th issue, articles include Ayo Leilani; Ocean Bug and Bird Songs; Gabriel Dharmoo; crys cole; Thin Edge New Music Collective; plus a CD with tracks from Witch Prophet; Gabriel Dharmoo; Tim Brady; crys cole; Marc Saba; &c. &c.


Nigredo: Lunas Negras [CASSETTE]

Label: Small Scale Music
Product Code: 22025
Catalog Code: SMM03
Country: Canada
 
Price: $9.95



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Vocalist and guitarist Geraldine Celerier Eguiluz leads this Montreal string ensemble with voice and percussion through free improvisation that integrates musicians, language, friends, and accomplices in creating unique and explorative song environments.


Musicworks: #124 Spring 2016 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 21986
Catalog Code: #124
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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The Spring 2016 issue of Canada's best creative music magazine covering composed, improvised and experimental music. Articles include: Juan Camilo Vasquez' Caliope (canto de las abejas); First-Place Winner, Musicworks' 2015 Electronic M...


Davis, Anthony / Paul Plimley / Al Neil / John Kameel Farah: Past Piano Present | Live at Western F

Label: Western Front New Music
Product Code: 21876
Catalog Code: 004
Country: Canada
 
Price: $19.95



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Four innovative and creative pianists performing solo at the Western Front between 1985 and 2015--Anthony Davis, Paul Plimley, Al Neil, John Kameel Farah--compiled on this extraordinary LP, the 2nd essential archive from one of Canada's most important performance spaces.


Parker, William / Raining on the Moon: Great Spirit [Used Item]

Label: Aum Fidelity
Product Code: 21803
Catalog Code: AUM 098CD
Country: USA / Canada
 
Price: $8.95



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Recorded alongside "Corn Meal Dance", these 2007 recordings complete the picture of bassist William Parker's intensely creative session that day, adding 6 songs plus 1 live track from 2012, with Rob Brown (sax); Eri Yamamoto (piano); Lewis Barnes (trumpet); and Leena Conquest (voice).


Quasar (quatuor de saxophones): Du souffle

Label: Collection QB
Product Code: 21681
Catalog Code: CQB 1617
Country: Canada
 
Price: $6.88



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Montreal saxophone quartet Quasar (Jean-Marc Bouchard, Marie-Chantal Leclair, Mathieu Leclair, & Andre Leroux) in their 3rd incredible album of contemporary saxophone compositions, presenting 14 rich and varied compositions, including commissioned and premier works.


Martin, Simon (w/ Quasar, Bozzini Quartet, Trio de guitares contemporain): Hommage a Leduc, Borduas

Label: Collection QB
Product Code: 21680
Catalog Code: CQB 1616
Country: Canada
 
Price: $7.17



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Composer Simon Martin pays hommage to Quebec painters Ozias Leduc, Paul-Emile Borduas, and Jean-Paul Riopelle in contemplative works for each artist, performed by the ensembles Quatuor Bozzini, Quasar quatuor de saxophons, and Trio de guitares contemporain.


Disguises, The (Thomson / Caloia / Charuest / Hood / Tanguay): Songs 7 Dances from The Muted Note

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 21678
Catalog Code: AM 227
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.46



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Eleven songs by Montreal trombonist Scott Thomson, settings of poems by P.K. Page (1916-2010), one of Canada's distinguished literary figures, in a band with Pierre Tanguay on drums, Yves Charuest on sax, Nicolas Caloia on double bass, and Susanna Hood on vocals.


Ensemble SuperMusique: Les accords intuitifs

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 21677
Catalog Code: AM 222
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.56



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Montreal's most creative large ensemble, led by Joane Hetu & Daniell Palardy Roger, in their 5th release presenting works composed between 1976-2015 featuring twenty musicians playing in different combinations, showing the creative breadth and skills of this amazing band.


Oberg / Schubert / De Joode / Sanders: Rope

Label: Red Toucan
Product Code: 21626
Catalog Code: RT 9351
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Soprano saxophonist Frank Paul Schubert and pianist Uwe Oberg have played together since 2009; for ROPE they are joined by UK drummer Mark Sanders and Amsterdam bassist Wilbert de Joode for a diverse and astounding live set performed at Just Music Fest in Wiesbaden, Germany in 2015.


Musicworks: #123 Fall 2015 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 21476
Catalog Code: #123
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Features: The Expanding Universe of Yamantaka // Sonic Titan; Yamantaka // Sonic Titan; The Retro Aesthetic of Le Revelateur; JOYFULTALK (Drip Audio); Muuixx; Hard Rubber Orchestra; Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville; Allison Cameron and Contact; plus live and recorded reviews.


Steerage: Entropy Is What The State Makes Of It

Label: Caduc
Product Code: 21472
Catalog Code: CA011
Country: Canada
 
Price: $8.00



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An album of tones and tonal environments from Barry Chabala and A.F. Jones, using guitars and effects to create slowly moving tones punctuated with unusual utterances of unknown origin; rich and curiously non-specific sound that lives in the back- and foreground.


Frith, Fred / Michel Doneda

Label: Vand'Oeuvre
Product Code: 21399
Catalog Code: 1440
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.56



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Since 2007 NEXMAP has produced "Binary Cities", a performance series bringing together artists from different cities; in 2009 they brought guitarist Fred Frith and saxophonist Michel Doneda together in San Francisco for the first time for an incredible night of improvisation.


Parker, William / Raining on the Moon: Great Spirit

Label: Aum Fidelity
Product Code: 21374
Catalog Code: AUM 098CD
Country: USA / Canada
 
Price: $13.46



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Recorded alongside "Corn Meal Dance", these 2007 recordings complete the picture of bassist William Parker's intensely creative session that day, adding 6 songs plus 1 live track from 2012, with Rob Brown (sax); Eri Yamamoto (piano); Lewis Barnes (trumpet); and Leena Conquest (voice).


Funf (Babin, Cornell, Crispo, Jacques...): La Regle [Used Item]

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 21185
Catalog Code: AM 217
Country: Canada
 
Price: $9.95



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Sporadic sonic exchanges exploring guidelines, graphic scores, or completely improvised, with an expansive instrumentorium from the sextet of Magali Babin, Andrea-Jane Cornell, Martine H Crispo, Anne-Francoise Jacques, Emilie Mouchous, and Erin Sexton.


Rose, Simon / Stefan Schultze: The Ten Thousand Things

Label: Red Toucan
Product Code: 21167
Catalog Code: RT 9350
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.71



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Free improvising saxophonist Simon Rose, on baritone and alto sax, meets composer/arranger Stefan Schultze on prepared piano for 11 exploratory works based around Schultze's "modules"--bits and pieces attached inside the piano--creating unusual platforms for free improvisation.


Wilson, Tony 6tet: A Day's Life

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 21015
Catalog Code: DA01107
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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The first recording of Tony Wilson's music inspired by the plight and lives of the homeless and drug addictied in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside, in a band with P Carter on trumpet, Jesse Zubot on violin, Peggy Lee on cello, Russell Sholberg on bass and Skye Brooks on drums.


Joyfultalk: Muuixx

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 21014
Catalog Code: DAO1120
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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Vancouver-based Jay Crocker, half of Bent Spoon with Chris Dadge, in an album of electronics using homebuilt instruments and treatments, rhythmically based music with effective melodies and a quirky, sometimes lo-fi, but always engaging approach.


Musicworks: #122 Summer 2015 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 20983
Catalog Code: #122
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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On the cover, Allison Camerson. Inside: Dave Burrell's Unsung Songbook; Peter Ablinger's Art of Time; Sabrina Schroeder's Stircrazer; plus reviews of recordings and events, label profiles, essays, &c. &c.


Frith, Fred / Evan Parker: Hello, I Must Be Going

Label: Victo
Product Code: 20874
Catalog Code: 128
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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Two masters who rarely play together--guitarist Fred Frith and saxophonist Evan Parker--performing together as a duo at the 30th Musique Actuelle Festival in Victoriaville, Canada for an amazing exchange of ideas and intensely subtle dialog.


Land of Marigold (Joshua Zubot & Ellwood Epps): Creosote

Label: Barnyard
Product Code: 20825
Catalog Code: BR0342
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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The Montreal duo of trumpeter Ellwood Epps and Josh Zubot on violin and low octave violin for 9 upbeat, technically superb and intricate instant improvisations, what they refer to as "foot-tapping for ghosts, seeing the northern lights from underwater".


Braida, Alberto / Giancarlo Locatelli: nel margine [Used Item]

Label: Red Toucan
Product Code: 20709
Catalog Code: RT 9346
Country: Canada
 
Price: $8.95



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Tripwire pianist Alberto Braida and clarinetist Giancarlo Locatelli in an album of duos reflecting the modern dialog and creative ideas that only a long partnership such as theirs enables.


Musicworks: #121 Spring 2015 [MAGAZINE + CD]

Label: Musicworks
Product Code: 20497
Catalog Code: 121
Country: Canada
 
Price: $15.95



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On the cover, Jean Derome. Inside: Walter Smetak; Barbara Hannigan; Ian Tung; Cris Derksen; Alex Zhang Hungtai; plus reviews of recordings and events, a label profile, essays, &c. &c.


McAuley, Jim: The Ultimate Frog [Used Item]

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 20339
Catalog Code: DA00406
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.95



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Guitarist and string player Jim McAuley's "The Ultimate Frog" is a double album made up of duets with artists Leroy Jenkins, Nels Cline, Ken Filiano, and Alex Cline.


De Villiers Jr., Jerry: The Turning Point Archives

Label: Timeless Momentum
Product Code: 20309
Catalog Code: TM20141
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.95



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A retrospective album from Canadian fusion guitarist and composer Jerry De Villiers Jr, active in the Montreal jazz scene in the 1990s and known for the theme song to the Emmy Award winning show Arthur sung by Ziggy Marley, here with 7 studio and 7 live tracks.


Lauzier, Philippe / Eric Normand: Not the Music / do

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 20297
Catalog Code:
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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The Canadian duo of reedist Philippe Lauzier and bassist Eric Normand freely improvise in sound environments that are both introspective and precarious, using subtle and aberrant approaches to playing that evoke unusual aspects of their instruments in oddly refined dialog.


Earnear: earNear

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 20296
Catalog Code: TDB0912cd
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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Intricate interactions in free improv from the Portugese trio of violist Joao Camoes, cellist Miguel Mira (Open Field String Trio, Nuovo Camerata), and pianist Rodrigo Pinheiro (Red Trio), focused on the balance between contrasting counterpoint, polyrhythms and fluid soundscapes.


Derome, Jean: Chamber Music 1992-2012

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 20284
Catalog Code: AM 219
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.00



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25 chamber works composed by Montreal composer, multi-instrumentalist and improviser Jean Derome, presenting pieces from the wealth of projects he's involved in, including Dangereux Zhoms, Ensemble de flutes Alize, duos with Lori Freedmam, Quasar, quatuor de saxophones, &c.


Funf (Babin, Cornell, Crispo, Jacques...): La Regle

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 20268
Catalog Code: AM 217
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.00



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Sporadic sonic exchanges exploring guidelines, graphic scores, or completely improvised, with an expansive instrumentorium from the sextet of Magali Babin, Andrea-Jane Cornell, Martine H Crispo, Anne-Francoise Jacques, Emilie Mouchous, and Erin Sexton.


Evidence: Cartier, Derome, Tanguay, Thelonius Monk: Monk Work

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 20267
Catalog Code: AM 218
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.00



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After 14 years this Montreal trio dedicated to the works of Thelonius Monk, comprised of Jean Derome on alto and baritone sax, Pierre Cartier on electric bass, and Pierre Tanguay on drums, returns with 11 exuberant recordings including "Brilliant Corners", "Pannonica", &c.


Klaxon Gueule (Cote, Falaise, St-Onge): Pour en finir

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 20266
Catalog Code: AM 220
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.00



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Montreal's electroacoustic trio of Michel F Cote (percussion), Bernard Falaise (guitars) and Alexandre St-Onge (bass), in their 6th release, 12 succinct tracks of sophisticated improv merging unorthodox approaches for peculiarly satisfying compositions.


Vertical Squirrels (Fischlin, Heble, Melville, Warren): Time of the Sign

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Product Code: 20265
Catalog Code: AM 221
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.00



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An incredibly informed instant-composing ensemble drawing on free jazz and post rock sensibilities with nods to Indian ragas, jazz-inflected minimalism, Zappa-esque bouts of sonic anarchy, and German rock music from the 1970s, captured live at Toronto, Guelph and Hamilton, Canada in 2012.


Dadge, Chris : Bin 15 [3-inch CDR]

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 20195
Catalog Code: Bin 15/bimm-8
Country: Canada
 
Price: $8.95



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Percussionist Chris Dadge recorded these two drones using amplified cymbals, violin, and snare drum inside a replica of a Saskatchewan-prairies-style grain silo erected by artist Mark Lowe at the 2011 Calgary Folk Festival.


Hughes, Benoit: Crescent Road [3-inch CDR]

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 20194
Catalog Code: bimm-7
Country: Canada
 
Price: $8.95



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Autodidact Benoit Hughes recorded these improvisations to a mini-disc recorder on auto-volume, adding unusual sonic qualities to inventive playing on the piano and half-clarinet, where the physical ambiance mixes with his unbridled machinations.


Dadge, Chris: Pith [3-inch CDR]

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 20193
Catalog Code: bimm-6
Country: Canada
 
Price: $8.95



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Bug Incision label leader Chris Dadge steps away from his drums for a live performance at Pith Gallery in Calgary, using field recordings and amplified objects to create intriguing and compelling environments of concrete sound, tinted from a percussionist's perspective.


Fleischhaker-Munro: German Witchcraft [Used Item]

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 20103
Catalog Code: bim-10
Country: Canada
 
Price: $6.95



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The debut studio recordings from Calgary, Canada's Mark Fleischhaker and Scott Munro, electronically manipulated vocals with a loose sense of the word.


Haynes, Justin: Birder [Used Item]

Label: Barnyard
Product Code: 20089
Catalog Code: BR 0312
Country: Canada
 
Price: $8.95



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Birder started as a piece for solo tenor banjo to study of the music of Charlie Parker (Bird), an exhaustive work with Christine Duncan's trombone and theremin at the end.


Hobson's Choice: Of The Waves [Used Item]

Label: Barnyard
Product Code: 20087
Catalog Code: BR0329
Country: Canada
 
Price: $8.95



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Canada's songwriting Hobson's Choice has developed into a tightly knit ensemble embracing elements of jazz, chamber, and singer-songwriter traditions, with sound-worlds ranging from midnight deep-woods marimba ballads to sunny cicada-sung anthems.


Martin & Haynes: Freedman [Used Item]

Label: Barnyard
Product Code: 20086
Catalog Code: BR0306
Country: Canada
 
Price: $9.95



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Lyrical and sophisticated improvisations performed on just a ukulele and a suitcase from these Toronto musicians playing the compositions of lap steel player Myk Freedman


Wiens, Rainer: Shadows of Forgotten Ancestors [Used Item]

Label: Ambiances Jazz
Product Code: 20050
Catalog Code: AM 193
Country: Canada
 
Price: $9.95



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A series of solos and duets between Kalimba player Rainer Wiens and an impressive set of improvisers including Jean Derome, Malcolm Goldstein, Frank Lozano, &c.


Subtle Lip Can: Reflective Drime

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 20016
Catalog Code: DA01030
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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The 2nd release from the Montreal free improvising trio Joshua Zubot (violin), Bernard Falaise (guitar) and Isaiah Ceccarelli (drums/percussion) is a magnificent example of open-minded improvisation using unusual and sparkling approaches to sound and discourse.


Martel, Pierre-Yves: Continuum

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 20004
Catalog Code: TDB9011cd
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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A solo work from Pierre-Yves Martel performing two works for the viola da gamba, bringing this fretted renaissance-era ancestor to the violin into the 21st century through two slowly evolving and sonically fascinating pieces.


Parker, Evan / Paul Dunmall / Tony Bianco: Extremes

Label: Red Toucan
Product Code: 20003
Catalog Code: RT 9349
Country: Canada
 
Price: $13.95



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Two saxes and drums, an unusual trio from three free improvising legends playing exultant and exemplary music that even they described as "extreme" as they recorded this session in Bianco's Garden Cottage studio, creating 3 superb examples of modern dialog in improvisation.


Sands, The: Beast To Bone

Label: Self Released
Product Code: 19989
Catalog Code: None
Country: Canada
 
Price: $12.95



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Singer/songwriter Julie McGeer leads a band of some of Western Canada's foremost players from the jazz and indie scene including Peggy Lee, JP Carter, Paul Rigby, Cole Schmidt, Darren Parris & Barry Mirochnik in an embraceable album combining jazz, indie pop and folk roots.


Holy Fuck: Cassette No. 1 [CASSETTE]

Label: Self Released
Product Code: 19962
Catalog Code: None
Country: Canada
 
Price: $7.95



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Cassette Day release of "Demos, live tracks, outtakes, noise, assorted bullshit" from this Canadian band, who create the equivalent of modern electronic music without actually using the techniques associated with that music--looping, splicing, programming, &c.


Surruralist(e)s, The/Le: Sortablue

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 19956
Catalog Code: None
Country: Canada
 
Price: $14.95



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The duo of Arthur Bull on guitars & harmoia and Eric Normand on electric bass and tenor banjo, and both on voice, taking on American rural songs--delta blues, cajun music, and Quebecois laments, &c--with a modern eye and a good sense of humor.


Various Artists: Best Of Bug Radio On CJSW [Used Item]

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 19906
Catalog Code: bir-six
Country: Canada
 
Price: $11.95



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"The Bug Radio Series on CJSW ran from April to July of 2007. Its main function was to keep the Bug Incision activities alive after the add of the first live concert series at the end of 2006."-Bug Incision

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Crocker, Jay / Dadge, Chris: Humming & Crackling [Used Item]

Label: Bug Incision Records
Product Code: 19898
Catalog Code: bir-two
Country: Canada
 
Price: $6.95



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Wilson, Tony: Horse's Dream [Used Item]

Label: Drip Audio
Product Code: 19885
Catalog Code: MAX29152
Country: Canada
 
Price: $9.95



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Vancouver guitarist Tony Wilson in his 1st solo release recorded in an island cabin, showing his influences from Leadbelly, Fahey, Coltrane, and Ribot.


Golub, Thom: Lexicon [Used Item]

Label: House Leek Audio
Product Code: 19861
Catalog Code: HLA 002
Country: Canada
 
Price: $3.95



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