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Svendsen, Christian Meaas : Avin [VINYL LP]

Label: Nakama Records
Product Code: 24572
Catalog Code: NKM010LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $22.95



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Known more for his double bass work, Christian Meaas Svendsen releases a stunningly beautiful album of unusually orchestrated pop songs with an 8-piece band of Nordic improvisers and performers, a dramatic album of tension and release which, despite lyrics in Norwegian, draws all listeners in through inventive and innovative musical structures.


Svendsen, Christian Meaas : Avin

Label: Nakama Records
Product Code: 24571
Catalog Code: NKM010CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $13.95



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Known more for his double bass work, Christian Meaas Svendsen releases a stunningly beautiful album of unusually orchestrated pop songs with an 8-piece band of Nordic improvisers and performers, a dramatic album of tension and release which, despite lyrics in Norwegian, draws all listeners in through inventive and innovative musical structures.


Tanaka, Ayumi / Johan Lindvall / Christian Wallumrod: 3 Pianos [VINYL LP]

Label: Nakama Records
Product Code: 24570
Catalog Code: MKM007LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $22.95



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This trio joins 3 disparate approaches to composition and improvisation--Japanese improviser Ayumi Tanaka, Oslo composer Johan Lindvall, and ECM artist Christian Wallumrod-developing the engaging material on this album by focusing on elements like tuning, register, intervals and dynamics, for an absorbing album of compatible and concentrative playing.


Tanaka, Ayumi / Johan Lindvall / Christian Wallumrod: 3 Pianos

Label: Nakama Records
Product Code: 24569
Catalog Code: NKM007CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $13.95



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This trio joins 3 disparate approaches to composition and improvisation--Japanese improviser Ayumi Tanaka, Oslo composer Johan Lindvall, and ECM artist Christian Wallumrod-developing the engaging material on this album by focusing on elements like tuning, register, intervals and dynamics, for an absorbing album of compatible and concentrative playing.


Filosofer: Landet Er Gitt Oss [VINYL]

Label: Nakama Records
Product Code: 24568
Catalog Code: NKM003LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $22.95



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An hallucinogenic and commanding blending of improvisation, song, spoken word, and tonal/timbral music from double bassist Christian Meaas Svendsen's Filosofer, creating beautiful sonic environments out of which voice and message emerge and submerge, buoyed by a string quartet (two violins and two double basses), computers, turntables, synths and samplers.


Filosofer : Landet Er Gitt Oss

Label: Nakama Records
Product Code: 24567
Catalog Code: NKM003CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $13.95



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An hallucinogenic and commanding blending of improvisation, song, spoken word, and tonal/timbral music from double bassist Christian Meaas Svendsen's Filosofer, creating beautiful sonic environments out of which voice and message emerge and submerge, buoyed by a string quartet (two violins and two double basses), computers, turntables, synths and samplers.


Spunk: Still Eating Ginger Bread For Breakfast

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 23986
Catalog Code: RCD 2188CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $15.95



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Norway's unconventional improvising quartet SPUNK with Maja S. K. Ratkje, Hild Sofie Tafjord, Lene Grenager and Kristin Andersen are heard live at Nasjonal Jazzscene in Oslo, Norway in 2015, capturing these two sets of uniquely unexpected and jaw-dropping recordings from a band on the cutting edge of avant improvisation.


Ogrim, Tellef / Anders Berg: Kume [Used Item]

Label: SImlas
Product Code: 23730
Catalog Code: Simlas 2015
Country: Norway
 
Price: $4.95



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The second album from the duo collaboration of acoustic and electric bassist Anders Berg and guitarist Tellef Ogrim on fretted and unfretted standard and baritone guitars, a Hadron Particle synthesizer, and other instruments, merging rock, jazz and other groove oriented styles.


Irabagon, Jon / John Hegre / Nils Are Dronen: Axis [VINYL]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 23414
Catalog Code: RLP 3190LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $25.95



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Saxophonist Jon Irabagon continues his trajectory in creative new jazz with the release of this trio album with drummer Nils Are Dronen and guitarist John Hegre, recorded live in Berlin at N.K., and in Fukuoka, Japan at New Combo, each track an extended improvisation balancing beautiful tonal work with informed and aggressive interaction.


Irabagon, Jon / John Hegre / Nils Are Dronen: Axis

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 23413
Catalog Code: RCD 2190CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $15.95



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Saxophonist Jon Irabagon continues his trajectory in creative new jazz with the release of this trio album with drummer Nils Are Dronen and guitarist John Hegre, recorded live in Berlin at N.K., and in Fukuoka, Japan at New Combo, each track an extended improvisation balancing beautiful tonal work with informed and aggressive interaction.


Nordstrom, Fredrik : Gentle Fire, Restless Dreams [2 CDs]

Label: Moserobie Music
Product Code: 23026
Catalog Code: MMPCD106
Country: Norway
 
Price: $17.95



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Saxophonist Fredrik Nordstrom releases two sides of his music, the hard-hitting "Gentle Fire" and the more contemplative "Restless Dreams" in a 2 CD release with Gerald Cleaver on drums and Swedish jazz musicians Jonas Ostholm on piano and Torbjourn Zetterberg on double bass.


Bushman's Revenge: Jazz, Fritt Etter Hukommelsen

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 22528
Catalog Code: RCD 2185CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $15.95



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The Norwegian trio of guitarist Even Helte Hermansen, drummer Gard Nilssen, and bassist Rune Nergaard in their 8th Bushman's Revenge album, bridging free improvisation and 70s style prog-oriented rock, non-histrionic, outstanding instrumental music with great depth.


Mollestad, Hedvig Trio: Black Stabat Mater

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 22224
Catalog Code: RCD 2183CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $16.95



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Another strong instrumental rock album, blending heavy prog, free jazz and psychedelia with forceful and technically excellent guitar work from leader Mollestad, backed by fellow Norwegians Ellen Brekken on bass and Ivar Loe Bjornstad on drums; keeping the 70s alive!


Zimmerlin, Alfred: Dunki . Frey . Aeschbacher . Capt . Hefti . Moster

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 22201
Catalog Code: EWR 9605
Country: Norway
 
Price: $12.95



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German composer Alfred Zimmerlin presents 3 pieces that balance compositional and improvisational approaches, with a 7-part work for strings, a large Klavierstruck work for microtonal piano, and an improvised chamber work, "Klarinettenquintett," with Jurg Frey on clarinet.


Nilssen-Love, Paal: News From the Junkyard [VINYL]

Label: PNL
Product Code: 22042
Catalog Code: PNL031
Country: Norway
 
Price: $21.21



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Assembling a wide range of percussive instruments accumulated through world travels, from Korean gongs to scrap metal sheets from Ethiopia, Paal Nilssen-Love presents an intense and wide-ranging solo percussion tour-de-force, recorded in Oslo by frequent collaborator Lasse Marhaug.


Yagi, Michiyo / Lasse Marhaug / Joe McPhee / Paal Nilssen-Love: Soul Stream

Label: PNL
Product Code: 22041
Catalog Code: PNL032
Country: Norway
 
Price: $14.95



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A intensely introspective album of free improvisation from frequent collaborators, reed and trumpter Joe McPhee, drummer Paal Nilssen-Love, electronic artist Lasse Marhaug, and Japanese koto player Michiyo Yagi, performing live at GOK Sound in Tokyo, 2013; beautiful.


Yagi, Michiyo / Lasse Marhaug / Paal Nilssen-Love: Angular Mass

Label: PNL
Product Code: 22040
Catalog Code: PNL028
Country: Norway
 
Price: $12.71



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Japanese Koto virtuoso Michiyo Yagi joins the longstanding duo of drummer Paal-Nilssen-Love and electronics wizard Lasse Marhaug for a session of extended improvisations, driving the traditional Japanese instruments into non-idiomatic and percussive extremes.


Large Unit: Ana

Label: PNL
Product Code: 22039
Catalog Code: PNL033
Country: Norway
 
Price: $14.95



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Drummer Paal Nilssen-Love's Large Unit recorded this ecstatic, Brazilian influenced material in 2015 after a mammoth European and North-American tour, hours after their performance at the 2015 Oslo Jazzfestival with an extended line-up with Brazilian percussion players.


Large Unit: 2015 [BOOK + 2 CDS]

Label: PNL
Product Code: 22038
Catalog Code: PNL030
Country: Norway
 
Price: $49.95



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A 2-disc + book release from Paal Nilssen-Love's Large Unit, the 1st recorded at the Casa del Popolo club in Montreal presenting smaller units of duos and trios, and the 2nd capturing the full orchestra as they ended their North American tour at Seattle's Earshot Jazz festival.


Gjerstad, Frode / Jon Rune Strom / Paal Nilssen-Love: Steam In the Casa

Label: PNL
Product Code: 22037
Catalog Code: PNL034
Country: Norway
 
Price: $12.71



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A live recording from the Casa Del Popolo club in Montreal, Canada, named because Gjerstad was upset that Air Canada had messed up his sax in transit, which he played regardless; his frustration pushed him into an overwhelmingly amazing set of smoking free jazz!


Fire! Orchestra: Ritual [VINYL 2 LPs + CD]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 22012
Catalog Code: RLP 3182LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $26.95



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The incredible Fire! Orchestra in a 21-piece rendition performs in the studio for an ecstatic album of free improvisation and song, with an amazing lineup including Mats Gustafsson, Mette Rasmussen, Johan Berthling, Hild Sofie Tafjord, Lotte Anker, &c. &c.


Fire! Orchestra: Ritual

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 22011
Catalog Code: RCD 2182CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $15.26



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The incredible Fire! Orchestra in a 21-piece rendition performs in the studio for an ecstatic album of free improvisation and song, with an amazing lineup including Mats Gustafsson, Mette Rasmussen, Johan Berthling, Hild Sofie Tafjord, Lotte Anker, &c. &c.


Ratkje, Maja S. K. : Crepuscular Hour [CD+DVD]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 21945
Catalog Code: RCD 2181CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $18.86



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An epic, hypnotic work for three choirs, three pairs of noise musicians, and church organ, to be performed in a cathedral or similar location with musicians surrounding the audience, here from a live performance at the Huddersfield Contemporary Music Festival 2012.


Ogrim, Tellef / Anders Berg: Kume

Label: SImlas
Product Code: 21742
Catalog Code: Simlas 2015
Country: Norway
 
Price: $10.95



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The second album from the duo collaboration of acoustic and electric bassist Anders Berg and guitarist Tellef Ogrim on fretted and unfretted standard and baritone guitars, a Hadron Particle synthesizer, and other instruments, merging rock, jazz and other groove oriented styles.


Fire!: She Sleeps, She Sleeps [VINYL]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 21694
Catalog Code: RLP 3178LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $22.95



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The 5th album from the Swedish trio of saxophonist Mats Gustafsson, bassist Johan Berthling, and drummer Andreas Werliin, drawing on influences from free jazz, psychedelic rock, and noise, here joined by guitarist Oren Ambarchi and Leo Svensson on cello.


Fire!: She Sleeps, She Sleeps

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 21693
Catalog Code: RCD 2178CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $16.95



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The 5th album from the Swedish trio of saxophonist Mats Gustafsson, bassist Johan Berthling, and drummer Andreas Werliin, drawing on influences from free jazz, psychedelic rock, and noise, here joined by guitarist Oren Ambarchi and Leo Svensson on cello.


McPhee, Joe / Paal Nilssen-Love: Candy [7 CDs]

Label: PNL
Product Code: 21144
Catalog Code: PNL029
Country: Norway
 
Price: $59.95



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Working together since 2000, and performing as a duo since 2007, this solid 7 CD box set presents free improvising saxophone and pocket trumpet legend Joe McPhee with Europe's most amazing drummer, Paal Nilssen-Love, in live sets from 2007-2014 recorded around the world.


Eriksen, Espen Trio: Never Ending January

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 21091
Catalog Code: RCD 2173CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $16.95



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Since 2007 the Norwegian jazz piano trio of Espen Eriksen (piano), Lars Tormod Jenset (double bass) and Andreas Bye (drums) have released three albums of lyrical and beautifully paced music, evolving their style through tours and festivals.


Albatrosh: Night Owl [Used Item]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 20936
Catalog Code: RCD 2165CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $10.95



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The young Norwegian jazz duo of pianist Eyolf Dale and saxophonist and clarinetist Andre Roligheten, who have played together since meeting in 2006 at the age of 17, in their 5th album, a wonderfully upbeat set of original compositions that push both players while delighting listeners.


Flaten, Ingebrigt Haker: Birds [Used Item]

Label: Tektite
Product Code: 20694
Catalog Code: TR1201
Country: Norway
 
Price: $8.95



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Tektite is European improvising bassist Inegbrigt Haker Flaten's new label to release solo and ensemble work; "Birds" presents 5 solo recordings from Grand Sport Studio in Oslo and one live from The Hideout in Chicago.


Lacerda / Manso / Nilssen-Love / Zenicola: Bota Fogo [VINYL]

Label: Bocian Records 2014/QTV/PNL
Product Code: 20362
Catalog Code: bcBOT
Country: Norway
 
Price: $16.95



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A live recording of two extended improvisations at Audio Rebel's Quintavant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from the quartet of Arthur Lacerda on guitar and electronics, electric bassist Felipe Zenicola, guitarist Eduardo Manso, and drummer/percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love.


Gjerstad, Frode / Anders Hana / Morten Olsen / Per Zanussi : Born To Collapse

Label: Circulasione
Product Code: 20332
Catalog Code: CTCD 7
Country: Norway
 
Price: $13.95



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A live concert at Cafe Sting in Stavanger, Norway in 2003 from the free improvising acoustic/electric quartet of Frode Gjerstad on alto sax and clarinet, Anders Hana on electric guitar, Morten Olsen on drums and Per Zanussi on acoustic bass and electronics.


Circulasione Totale Orchestra: Enten Eller

Label: Circulasione
Product Code: 20331
Catalog Code: 199208
Country: Norway
 
Price: $12.56



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An unusual improvising orchestra that absorbs concepts from a wealth of styles, led by saxophonist Frode Gjerstad; this 1992 recording is of a 7-piece band with 2 drummers including Paal Nilssen-Love, 2 bassists guitar, and Ove Storland on vocals.


Gjerstad, Frode Trio (w/ Steve Swell) : At Constellation

Label: Circulasione
Product Code: 20273
Catalog Code: 016
Country: Norway
 
Price: $10.00



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The well-traveled and nearly telephathic Norwegian trio of reedist Frode Gjerstad performing on alto sax and clarinet with drummer Paal Nilssen-Love and bassist Jon Rune Strom are joined by NY trombonist Steve Swell for a live concert at at Constellation in Chicago, 2014.


Detail: Stevens / Pedersen / Gjerstad: First Detail [VINYL + CD]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 20245
Catalog Code: RLP 3166LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $21.95



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Norwegian saxophonist Frode Gjerstad started the forward thinking free improv group Detail in 1981 with Eivin One Pederson on keys and SME legend, drummer John Stevens; this live recording of the original lineup is a fantastic document of the roots of this important band.


Sult (Dryer / Heule / Moe / Skaset): Svimmelhed

Label: Conrad Sound-Humbler Records
Product Code: 20108
Catalog Code: CNRD316 / Humbler-002
Country: Norway
 
Price: $13.45



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West Coast/Oslo acoustic improvising ensemble Sult is the quartet of bassist Tony Dryer, percussionist Jacob Felix Heule, bassist Guro Skumsnes Moe, and acoustic guitarist Havard Skaset, playing subdued, informed and textured work with a dark intent.


Vandermark, Ken / Paal Nilssen-Love: Extended Duos

Label: Audiographic Records
Product Code: 20017
Catalog Code: AGR-003/PNL Records PNL026
Country: Norway
 
Price: $54.95



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A solid six CD, 1 DVD box set of live duos between Chicago multi-reedist Ken Vandermark and Norwegian drummer Paal Nilssen-Love recorded in Russia and Japan between 2011-2014, with guests including Akira Sakata, Jim O'Rourke, Masahiko Satoh; intense and amazing modern jazz!


TiPPLE (Gjerstad / Norton / Watson): No Sugar on Anything

Label: Circulasione
Product Code: 19839
Catalog Code: CT15
Country: Norway
 
Price: $8.95



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The trio of NY players David Watson on electric guitar, Kevin Norton on percussion, vibes and marimba, and Norwegian Frode Gjerstad on multiple reeds, for 9 uniquely voiced free improvisations recorded in the studio; diverse concepts in reflective and moving dialog.


Lindsay, Arto & Paal Nilssen-Love: Scarcity

Label: PNL
Product Code: 19686
Catalog Code: PNL020CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $13.00



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During Paal Nilssen-Love's July 2013 solo gig at Auido Rebel's Quintavant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, he was joined by Arto Lindsay performing on electric guitar and voice, recording these two impressive improvisations.


Lacerda / Manso / Nilssen-Love / Zenicola: Bota Fogo

Label: Bocian Records 2014/QTV/PNL
Product Code: 19685
Catalog Code: PNL024
Country: Norway
 
Price: $13.00



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A live recording of two extended improvisations at Audio Rebel's Quintavant in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil from the quartet of Arthur Lacerda on guitar and electronics, electric bassist Felipe Zenicola, guitarist Eduardo Manso, and drummer/percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love.


Nilssen-Love, Paal Large Unit: Erta Ale [4 LP BOX SET]

Label: PNL
Product Code: 19597
Catalog Code: PNL 024 LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $59.95



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Paal Nilssen-Love's Large Unit of some of Norway's brightest young improvisers in a 4 LP box set with a bonus CD & flexi disc, recorded live during their 2014 tour, performing Nilssen-Love's compositions that focus on interaction, free improvisation, sound, dynamics and energy.


Nilssen-Love, Paal Large Unit: Erta Ale [3 CD BOX SET]

Label: PNL
Product Code: 19596
Catalog Code: PNL 024 CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $34.95



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Paal Nilssen-Love's Large Unit of some of Norway's brightest young improvisers in a solid 3-CD box set recorded live during their 2014 tour, performing Nilssen-Love's compositions that focus on interaction, free improvisation, sound, dynamics and energy.


Thing, The: Garage [VINYL]

Label: The Thing Records
Product Code: 19561
Catalog Code: TTR 004LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $22.95



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Heavy free jazz in the 3rd release from the trio of Mats Gustafsson on tenor and baritone sax, Ingebrigt Haker-Flaten on bass, and Paal Nilssen-Love on drums, covering an eclectic set of punk and free jazz titles including covers of Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Sonics, White Stripes, Norman Howard and Brotzmann; thick and sick free improvisation.


Thing, The: Viking [VINYL 7-Inch]

Label: The Thing Records
Product Code: 19558
Catalog Code: TTR 002EP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $14.95



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A 2 song EP from The Thing--Mats Gustaffson (sax), Ingebrigt Haker Flaten (bass) and Paal Nilssen-Love (drums)--reprising their "MONO" release, the title track a Bob Weston remix of that hard-hitting number; and "Bruremarsj" an abstract take on a traditional Norwegian wedding march.


Satoh, Masahiko / Paal Nilssen-Love: Spring Snow

Label: PNL
Product Code: 19089
Catalog Code: PNL 021
Country: Norway
 
Price: $13.56



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Tokyo pianist Masahiko Satoh recorded these two extended improvisations with Norwegian drummer Paal Nilssen-Love in concert at Shinjuku Pit Inn, Tokyo in 2013, a remarkable dialog of intense technical power and creative passion.


Brotzmann / Nilssen-Love: Woodcuts

Label: PNL
Product Code: 19087
Catalog Code: PNL019
Country: Norway
 
Price: $15.95



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Two European free jazz masters come together for a live concert at Kampen in Oslo Norway, a follow up to their amazing 2007 "Sweet Sweat" release.


Sandell, Sten & Paal Nilssen-Love: Jacana

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 19085
Catalog Code: RCD 2159CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $16.95



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Rune Grammofon's latest release of duo combinations brings together Swedish pianist Sten Sandell and Norwegian drummer Paal Nilssen-Love, two free improvising masters from similar circles captured live in an outstanding set at the 2013 Kongsberg Jazz Festival.


Fire! Orchestra: Enter [VINYL 2LPs+CD]

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 19084
Catalog Code: RLP 3158LP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $26.95



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28 of Northern Europe's finest jazz and improvising musicians join the Fire! Trio of Mats Gusfasson (sax), Johan Berthling (bass) and Andreas Werliin (drums) for a remarkable four part work directed by Gusfasson, blending improvised & rock forms with 3 vocalists.


Fire! Orchestra: Enter

Label: Rune Grammofon
Product Code: 19083
Catalog Code: RCD 2158CD
Country: Norway
 
Price: $16.95



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28 of Northern Europe's finest jazz and improvising musicians join the Fire! Trio of Mats Gusfasson (sax), Johan Berthling (bass) and Andreas Werliin (drums) for a remarkable four part work directed by Gusfasson, blending improvised & rock forms with 3 vocalists.


Nilssen-Love, Paal Large Unit: First Blow [VINYL EP]

Label: PNL
Product Code: 18744
Catalog Code: PNL021EP
Country: Norway
 
Price: $15.95



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Norway's younger generation of improvising musicians, acoustic and electronic, perform in percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love's Large Unit from their first EP, a live recording from Molde Jazzfestival 2013.