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Leandre, Joelle 10: Can You Hear Me?

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 22359
Catalog Code: aylCD-146
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Known mostly as a masterful improviser, this 2015 live performance of her 2009 work for a tenet crosses compositional and improvisation boundaries, reflecting on her 40 year career while bringing out new subtleties from its original release, here with a superb set of performers.


Blanc, Michel : Le Miroir des Ondes

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 22358
Catalog Code: aylCD-151
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Percussionist Michel Blanc's astounding 12-part work was composed around news events that occurred between 1972-89, in a tour-de-force of music drawing from improvised music, RIO oriented rock, and concrete sound; with Marc Ducret, Annabelle Playe, Anne Gimenez, & Antonin Rayon.


Baron, Marc : Un Salon Au Fond D'un Lac

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 22338
Catalog Code: P316
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Beautifully paced and enigmatically interesting compositions from Marc Baron, using only analog processes in three compositions for reel to reel tape, blending field recordings, cut-up, noise, found sound, pre-recorded and degraded tapes in unusual and absorbing ways.


PBK & Wolf Eyes: Rabid [VINYL]

Label: Sonoris
Product Code: 22237
Catalog Code: SONORIS 002LP
Country: France
 
Price: $17.95



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Six dark and disturbing tracks mixed by Phillip B. Klingler, aka PBK, between 2004-06 using Wolf Eyes source material, several released on obscure albums or net releases; this is the Wolf Eyes lineup of 2000-05: Nate Young, John Olson and Aaron Dilloway.


ErikM: L'art De La Fuite

Label: Sonoris
Product Code: 22236
Catalog Code: SONORIS 001LP
Country: France
 
Price: $17.95



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A selection of first recordings originally released in 1995 as a self-titled homemade tape by eRikm, mainly composed with turntables and prepared records, along with other sources, a unique blend of innovative musique concrete and post-industrial sound.


Chaman Chomeur : Chaman Chomeur

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 22211
Catalog Code: Becoq26
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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A direct translation of this band's name is "unemployed shaman", the trio of Leo Ratherius (guitar), Marc-Antonie Moercant (drums) and Thomas Cockerel (bass) use trance-like rhythms to build sonic progressions like cathartic rituals, alongside open-minded improvisations.


Bi-Ki?: Quelque Chose Au Milieu

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 22210
Catalog Code: BeCoq 25
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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The alto sax duet of Jean-Baptiste Rubin and Sakina Abdou sculpt sound material that draws on the acoustic resources of the space within which they play, captured here in various locations in Northern France by the keen ear of saxophonist/conceptualist Jean-Luc Guionnet.


Steve Swell Quintet (Swell / Moondoc / Burrell / W. Parker / Cleaver): Soul Travelers [VINYL + DOWNL

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 22157
Catalog Code: Rog-0067
Country: France
 
Price: $20.95



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A great set of Downtown NY players led by trombonist Steve Swell, with Jemeel Moondoc on alto sax, Dave Burrell on piano, William Parker on double bass and Gerald Cleaver on drums, a heartfelt and masterfully soulful album of excellent modern jazz in a limited LP.


Desprez / Duboc / Loutelier: Tournesol

Label: Dark Tree Records
Product Code: 22149
Catalog Code: DT 06
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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"Tournesol", or "Sunflower" in French, is the trio of Benjamin Duboc (double bass), Julien Loutelier (percussion) and Julien Desprez (electric guitar), freely improvising in four tracks that use unusual techniques to create massively dark and riveting sound environments.


GGRIL (Grand Groupe Regional d'Improvisation Liberee): Geste

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 22024
Catalog Code: 90015
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Eric Normand's Quebec based 12-piece GGRIL (Grand Groupe Regional d'Improvisation) in an album of 5 improvisations and a piece by percussionist Danielle P. Roger; wonderfully creative music with eclectic instrumentation that's simultaneously challenging and fun.


Itaru, Oki / Leena Circus: Zanshin

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 22007
Catalog Code: ib45
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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The Leena Circus trio of Antoine Letellier on sax, trumpet & guitar, Nicolas Moulin on guitar, and Guillaume Arbonville on drums, joins with trumpeter Itaru Oki for an album of open-ended and downright psychedelic free improvisation, a superb achievement in creative music.


Sharrock, Linda The Network: They Begin To Speak [2 CDs]

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 22006
Catalog Code: ib46
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Improvising vocalist Linda Sharrock in a 2 CD release, one live with a sextet including trumpeter Itaru Oki and pianist Eric Zinman, one in the studio in a quartet with Derek Saw on trumpet and John Jasnoch on electric guitar, both performing the complex 3 part title track.


Leandre, Joelle / Pascal Contet: 3 [Used Item]

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 21966
Catalog Code: aylCD-137
Country: France
 
Price: $9.95



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Since 1994 the duo of bassist Joelle Leandre and accordionist Pascal Contet have performed their "comprovised" chamber music together to critical acclaim, heard here in a live concert in Carre Bleu in Poitiers, 2012.


Eguiluz, Geraldine / Stephane Diamantakiou: Paso Doble

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 21955
Catalog Code: TDB9013cd
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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Since 2012 the free improvising duo of vocalist Geraldine Eguiluz and double bassist Stephane Diamantakiou have worked together, taking themes from the jazz songbook as a starting point for free form improvisations of a fragile and unpredictable nature.


Battus, Pascal / Dafne Vicente-Sandoval : [2 CDs]

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 21954
Catalog Code: P116
Country: France
 
Price: $18.95



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An intense and dynamic album of unusual electroacoustic improvisation from the duo of Pascal Battus performing on rotating surfaces, styrofoam, paper, plastic objects, and microphones, and Dafne Vicente-Sandoval performing on bassoon, microphones and mixing board.


Malfatti / Drumm / Capece: The Volume Surrounding The Task

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 21953
Catalog Code: P216
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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A moody album of minimal improv, using space, innuendo, breath and a wonderful sense of darkness from the trio of Radu Malfatti (trombone), Kevin Drum (electronics) and Lucio Capece (bass clarinet & preparations), performing live at Q-O2 in Brussel, Belgium.


Louis Minus XVI : Kindergarten

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 21745
Catalog Code: Be Coq 04
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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Joining noise rock and free jazz, the Louis Minus XVI quartet is fronted by two saxophonists--Adrien Douliez on alto and Jean Baptiste Rubin on tenor--with Maxime Petit on bass and Frederic L'homme on drums, in a balanced album of powerful and introspective compositions.


In Love With (Ceccaldi / Ceccaldi / Darrifourcq): Axel Erotic

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 21744
Catalog Code: Be Coq18
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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The French experimental jazz trio of Theo Ceccaldi (violin), Valentin Ceccaldi (cello) and Sylvain Darrifourcq (drums, percussuions, zither) in a playful release of quick paced, creative improvisations in an album of exciting and somewhat off-kilter music; superbe!


Poulsen, Hasse / Tom Rainey: Open Fist

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 21735
Catalog Code: Be Coq 17
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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New York Drummer Tom Rainey met French guitarist Hasse Poulsen to record this album of dynamic duos in the studio, building works that ebb and flow between aggressive sound and reflective harmony, an impressive display of technical, lyrical, and powerful playing.


Guionnet, Jean-Luc / Thomas Bonvalet : Loges De Souffle

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 21733
Catalog Code: BeCoq 08
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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Thomas Bonvalet takes the banjo into unusual territory with Jean-Luc Guionnet performing on the organ at the protestant temple of Bergerac, France, in a beautifully terrifying album recorded during the MONC cultural arts centre's festival of avant-garde culture in 2010.


Walabix invite Maris: Walabix invite Maris

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 21732
Catalog Code: Be Coq 09
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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The French quartet or Quentin Biardeau on sax, Gabriel Lemaire on sax and clarinet, Valentin Ceccaldi on cello, Adrien Chennebault on drums and guest trumpeter Bart Maris in a set of composed, structured, and freely improvised pieces, with an ear to lyricism.


MILESDAVISQUINTET!: Shapin' With

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 21731
Catalog Code: Be Coq 13
Country: France
 
Price: $11.95



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The French trio of Xavier Camarasa on piano, Valentin Ceccaldi on cello, and Sylvain Darrifourcq on percussion, having little to do with Mile Davis, but instead a creative band using timbral changes, intensity, density, volume to create unique improv environments.


Higuchi, Keiko: Between Dream And Haze

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21676
Catalog Code: ib44
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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Free jazz vocal improvisation from Keiki Higuchi in a quartet with drummer Tatsuya Nakatani, bassist Luis Inage, and guitarist Masami Kawaguchi, creating an hallucinatory sound of unusual techniques and hazy vocal implications, revealing layers with each listen.


Murcia, Sarah: Never Mind The Future

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 21592
Catalog Code: ALYCD-149
Country: France
 
Price: $14.41



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Revisiting Sex Pistols' "Never Mind the Bollocks" in a band with Benoit Delbecq on piano, Gilles Coronado on guitar, Olivier Py on sax, Franck Vaillant on drums, and Sarah Murcia on bass, splitting the vocals with Mark Tompkins in a unique take on a punk classic.


Foussat, Jean-Marc / Les Autres: Alternative Oblique [4 CD Box Set]

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21589
Catalog Code: ib38
Country: France
 
Price: $35.95



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A 4 CD anthology released on Jean-Marc Foussat's 60th birthday, presenting an amazing diversity of material from 40 years of recording, including early experiments, the development of his unique language, improv with Jean-Luc Cappozzo, Matthias Mahler, Joe McPhee, Paul Lovens, &c.


Rollig, Silke / Burton Greene: Space Is Still The Place

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21588
Catalog Code: ib39
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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New York free jazz pianist Burton Greene and free jazz vocalist Silke Rollig recorded these thirteen improvisations at The Loft in Koln, Germany in 2013, a mix of lyrical free playing with scat and freeform vocals, accompanied by flute, and by sax, on one piece each.


Vincent, Hugues / John Cuny : Tagtraum

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21587
Catalog Code: ib40
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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Free improvising cellist Hugues Vincent and pianist John Cuny in a studio release of 9 subtle duos using space, time, unusual techniques, and intensive listening to develop succinct, unique and sometimes curious dialogs of spontaneous skill.


Ceccaldi, Theo Trio, Trio + Joelle Leandre: Carrousel -and- Can You Smile

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 21576
Catalog Code: aylCD 129 aylCD 136
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Two albums together. "Carrousel": The Paris based Theo Ceccaldi Trio crosses improv with chamber music in a string trio of lyrical, subtle and advanced improvisation. "Can You Smile": Ceccarelli expands his trio with bassist/free vocalist Joelle Leandre for rich, interactive improvisation.


Sharrock, Sonny: Monkey-Pockie-Boo [VINYL]

Label: BYG RECORDS
Product Code: 21555
Catalog Code: BYG 337LP
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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An unusual Sharrock album recorded in Paris in 1969 with wife Linda Sharrock on vocals, Ben Guerin on bass, and Jacques Thollot on drums, guitarist Sonny laying out part of the album and performing on slide whistle during others; a 180 gram exact repro repress for collectors.


Bennani / Silva / Greene / Henderson: Free Form Improvisation Ensemble 2013

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21540
Catalog Code: ib40
Country: France
 
Price: $12.95



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Instant compositions live at Sunset in Paris, 2013 from the quartet of Burton Greene on piano & percussion, Alan Silva on synthesizer, Adelhai Bennani on tenor sax, and Chris Henderson on electronic drums, an essential update from a trailblazing band that started in 1964.


Illtet (Ladd / Parker / Sorey ): Gain [VINYL WITH DOWNLOAD]

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21508
Catalog Code: ROG-0064
Country: France
 
Price: $19.95



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Crossing NY and Chicago artists, the quartet of Mike Ladd on vocals & synth, Jeff Parker on electric guitar, Tyshawn Sorey on drums, trombone & electric piano, and HPRIZM/High Priest on synth create thought-provoking spoken environments of intense improv.


Rova Channeling Coltrane: Electric Ascension - Live At The 2012 Guelph Festival + "Cleaning The Mirr

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21471
Catalog Code: ROG-0065
Country: France
 
Price: $31.95



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Rova led by saxophonist Larry Ochs expands their translation of John Coltrane's "Ascension" in this amazing 3 disc CD/DVD/BluRay set of their cathartic performance at the 2012 Guelph Jazz Festival with a stellar lineup including Mazurek, Frith, Cline, Mori, Drake, &c &c.


Parker, Jeff / Rob Mazurek: Some Jellyfish Live For Ever [VINYL]

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21470
Catalog Code: ROG-0059
Country: France
 
Price: $19.95



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Chicago guitarist Jeff Parker and cornetist Rob Mazurek have collaborated for more than 20 years in a variety of ensembles, heard here in their first ever duo, condensing their creative use of lyrical, textural and technical skills into this outstanding album.


MMM Quartet (Joelle Leandre, Fred Frith, Alvin Curran, Urs Leimgruber) : Oakland/Lisboa

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21469
Catalog Code: ROG-0063
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Rich, subtle and unusual improv from the MillsMusicMafia (MMM) Quartet of Joelle Leandre on double bass, Fred Frith on electric guitar, Alvin Curran on keys, and Urs Leimgruber on sax, recording these spiritual and detailed improvisations live at Jazz em Agosto in Portugal.


Ducret, Marc Trio + 3 (Chevillon / Echampard + Monniot / Blaser / Martinez): Metatonal

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 21390
Catalog Code: AYLCD-148
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Guitarist Marc Ducret expands his trio of bassist Bruno Chevillon and drummer Eric Echampard with saxophonist Christophe Monniot, trumpeter Frabrice Martinez, and trombonist Samuel Blaser for a tour de force of dynamic and quickly shifting improv that both shreds and reflects.


Bardeau / Couratier / Lecinte / Lemaire: Quaturo Machaut

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 21389
Catalog Code: AYLCD-147
Country: France
 
Price: $16.95



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Taking their name from composer Guillaume de Machaut, Quentin Biardeau directs his saxophone quartet as they reinterpret his 1365 polyphonic mass "Messe de Nostre Dame", using the resonance of the the Abbey of Noirlac, France to enhance these beautifully paced compositions.


Cactus Truck: Are You FREE?

Label: BeCoq
Product Code: 21084
Catalog Code: BeCoq 11
Country: France
 
Price: $6.67



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The Cactus Truck trio of John Dikeman on sax, Jasper Stadhouders on guitar and bass, and Onno Govaert on drums, performing live at the "Are you FREE? Music Festival in Slovakia, 2014 for two extended improvisations and a succinct closer; rugged yet sophisticated free improv.


Simmons, Sonny: Leaving Knowledge, Wisdom and Brilliance / Chasing The Bird? [8 CD BOX]

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21032
Catalog Code: ib25-26
Country: France
 
Price: $49.95



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An 8 CD set presenting 2 major works from saxophonist Sonny Simmons celebrating his 80th birthday, split into two sections: "Chasing The Bird" and "Leaving Knowledge Wisdom And Brilliance", using a variety of approaches using improv and world music to create a visionary music. Two 4-CD multiboxes with no additional cardboard housing.


Sharrock, Linda: No Is No (Don't Fuck Around With Your Women)

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21022
Catalog Code: ib30
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Two extended and frenetic works of improvisation with free vocals from Linda Sharock, in a sextet including Itaru Oki on trumpet, Mario Rechter on reeds & voilin, Eric Zinman on piano, Makoto Sato on drums and Yoram Rosilio on bass; demanding, complex and cathartic jazz!


Johnson, Lucien / Alan Silva / Makoto Sato: Stinging Netttles

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21021
Catalog Code: ib29
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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The trio of New Zealand saxophonist Lucien Johnson, living in Paris, with the rhythm section of Alan Silva on double bass and Makoto Sato on drums for an expressive album of free jazz with inventive counterpoint and soulful playing in the Ayler tradition.


Oki, Itapu / Axel Dorner: Root Of Bohemian

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21020
Catalog Code: ib36
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Two trumpeters 20 years apart, Germany's Axel Dorner and Japan's Itaru Oki are both known for their versatile approach to jazz, from traditional to the freest forms using extended techniques, in a unique dialog challenging the limits of the horn with fascinating results.


Janas, Gene / Vinnie Paternostro / Jay Reeve / Other Matter : United Slaves #2~3

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21019
Catalog Code: ib37
Country: France
 
Price: $13.95



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Recorded in Brooklyn and Paris, this quintet crosses the threshold between jazz, rock and electronic sound with a somewhat dark intent, using guitar & sitar, organs, syths, pianos, drums, bass and sounds to evoke thick and extended psychedelic environments.


Duboc, Benjamin: St. James Infirmary

Label: Improvising Beings
Product Code: 21018
Catalog Code: ib22
Country: France
 
Price: $9.95



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French bassist Benjamin Duboc, part of The Turbine!, Nuts, and a member of the Dark Tree roster, in a solo album of two extended improvisations: the traditional folk song "St. James Infirmary Blues"; and a free improvisation named for the church in which the album was recorded.


The Turbine! (Bankhead / Duboc / Drake / Lopez + guests): Entropy/Enthalpy [2 CDs]

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21013
Catalog Code: Rog-0058
Country: France
 
Price: $19.16



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The transatlantic quartet of Harrison Bankhead & Benjamin Duboc on double bass, and Hamid Drake & Ramon Lopez on drums and percussion in recordings from a 2014 tour of France as part of The Bridge, with guests William Parker, Jean-Luc Cappozzo, and Lionel Garcin.


Shipp, Matthew Quartet Declared Enemy: Our Lady Of The Flowers

Label: RogueArt
Product Code: 21012
Catalog Code: Rog-0057
Country: France
 
Price: $15.95



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Named after Jean Genet's infamous novel, New York pianist Matthew Shipp's quartet Declared Enemy with Sabir Mateen on tenor sax & clarinet, William Parker on double bass, and Gerald Cleaver on drums, return for a second outstanding album of dynamic and masterful jazz.


Eubanks, Bryan & Stephane Rives: fq

Label: Potlatch
Product Code: 20964
Catalog Code: P215
Country: France
 
Price: $12.76



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French soprano saxophonist Stephane Rives and US Sound artist Bryan Eubanks on oscillators and feedback synth recorded this extended improvisation after performing live together in Berlin in 2014, using twisting acoustic and electronic tones punctuated by dramatic confrontations.


Helary, Sylvaine : Spring Roll / Printemps [2 CDs]

Label: Ayler
Product Code: 20868
Catalog Code: aylCD-144-145
Country: France
 
Price: $19.96



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A hybrid of theater, music, sound poetry and political manifesto from Sylvaine Helary, focused on the "Arab Spring" in Egypt, using intertwining words and voices around the quartet performances of Hugues Mayot, Sylvain Lemetre, Antonin Rayon and Sylvaine Helary.


Ghost Rhythms: Madeleine [2 CDs]

Label: LEM
Product Code: 20852
Catalog Code: None
Country: France
 
Price: $22.95



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Since 2005 this French progressive rock band has merged cinematic orchestral jazz in a marriage of Soft Machine, Magma, Steve Coleman and Bernard Herrmann, here in their 3rd album, a double CD of instrumental music that's technically interesting and melodically fulfilling.


The Lady With: The Lady With The Monkey [Used Item]

Label: LEM
Product Code: 20851
Catalog Code: None
Country: France
 
Price: $13.00



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Previously played Squidco store copy, used for cataloging and samples, in excellent condition.

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The Lady With: The Lady With The Monkey

Label: LEM
Product Code: 20850
Catalog Code: None
Country: France
 
Price: $17.95



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First album by French rock band Ghost Rhythms's keyboardist and co-composer Camille Petit, orchestral instrumental rock with a progressive rock feel, latin rhythmic influences and strong melodic tendencies, performed by a large ensemble to create an embraceable blend of music.