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Rempis, Dave : Lattice

Label: Aerophonic
Product Code: 24896
Catalog Code: AR015
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Chicago saxophonist Dave Rempis approached the idea of his first solo album under the shadow of the greats before him, in 2017 choosing to journey across the country on a solo tour, performing 31 concerts of which these 6 recordings represent the best reflection of his unique solo vocabulary on the instrument and his enthusiasm for a wealth of musical styles.


Rempis Percussion Quartet, The (w/ Haker Flaten / Daisy / Rosaly): Cochonnerie

Label: Aerophonic
Product Code: 24895
Catalog Code: AR014
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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13 years playing together and releasing this, their 8th album, the Chicago quartet of Dave Rempis on sax, Ingebrigt Haker-Flaten on electric bass, Frank Rosaly on drums, and Tim Daisy on drums, are captured live at Elastic Arts, in Chicago for three awe-inspiring collective improvisations of great energy, resolution, and focus.


Wooley, Nate: Battle Pieces 2

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 24870
Catalog Code: RPR 1058
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Commissioned by Anthony Braxton's Tri-Centric Foundation, trumpeter Nate Wooley developed a modular compositional structure of small melodic, rhythmic, harmonic, conceptual, textural, and timbral fragments, allowing Ingrid Laubrock (sax), Sylvie Courvoisier (piano), Matt Moran (Vibes) exceptional freedom in improvisation, here in their 2nd recording live at Koeln's Loft.


Myers, David Lee: Superpositions [CASSETTE with Download Code]

Label: Cronica
Product Code: 24840
Catalog Code: 134-2017
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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David Lee Myers, AKA Arcane Device, explores feedback in its most beautiful forms, over decades developing systems to capture the microscopic edges of errant signals and convert them into lovely long tones, using a series of matrix mixers to manipulate them in real time, creating works of fragile charm, impressive interstices of rhythm, and gorgeous melodic nodes.


Naphtali, Dafna / Gordon Beeferman: Pulsing Dot

Label: Clang
Product Code: 24795
Catalog Code: 054
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Gordon Beeferman and Dafna Naphtali perform duet pieces and improvisations for piano and voice with kinetic sound processing, fractal rhythms, and polyphonic/kaleidophonic disturbances, as Beeferman creates solid structures which are augmented by Naphtali's live processing, while she employs extended vocal techniques and hand & voice activated electronics.


Mitchell, Roscoe: Discussions

Label: Wide Hive
Product Code: 24790
Catalog Code: WH-0339
Country: USA
 
Price: $15.45



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Four original improvisations, taken from legendary AACM composer, improviser and saxophonist Roscoe Mitchell's "Conversations" album transcribed and performed by a twenty piece Bay Area orchestra, along with two orchestral improvisations and two duets with Roscoe Mitchell and flutist Wilfredo Terrazas.


Turbuence Doom Choir: Energy Cascades

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 24782
Catalog Code: 9151
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Leap of Faith: Unbounded Sets

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 24781
Catalog Code: 9140
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Two live recordings of the Boston area Leap of Faith quintet of David Peck (reeds and winds, percussion), Glynis Lomon (cello, percussion), Dan O'Brien (winds, percussion), Zach Bartolomei (sax, percussion), and Yuri Zbitnoff (drums and percussion), captured in Somerville in 2016 and New York City in 2017, for detailed, assertive, unique approaches to improv.


String Theory [Boston, USA]: Condensed Phases of Matter

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 24780
Catalog Code: 9111
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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String Theory was formed as the string section for Boston's Leap of Faith Orchestra, the core being David Peck on reeds, game calls, fog horn, sirens, &c, and Glynis Lomon on cello, aquasonic and voice, with Jane Wang (cello) and Mimi Rabson (violin), creating a wonderfully assertive and somewhat skewed approach to improvisation, captured live at Mobius in Cambridge, 2016.


Metal Chaos Ensemble: Intermetallic Compounds

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 24779
Catalog Code: 9091
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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"A one-time student of the free improvisational saxophonist, George Garzone, the prolific David Peck (aka PEK) is a multi-instrumentalist/composer and the founder of Evil Clown Records. The ambitious scope of PEK's larger mission is wor...


Leap of Faith Orchestra: The Expanding Universe

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 24778
Catalog Code: 9110
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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"The creative music cooperative known as Leap of Faith had a long initial run from 1993 to 2001 and then re-booted in 2015. At their core, from the beginning, have been multi-instrumentalists David Peck (aka PEK) and Glynis Lomon. PEK, ...


Leap of Faith Orchestra: Supernovae

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 24777
Catalog Code: 9125
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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"Composer and multi-instrumentalist, PEK, set his sights on something bigger with the Leap of Faith Orchestra's Supernovae. The previous incarnation of the LOFO expands from the fifteen musicians on The Expanding Universe (Evil Clown, 2...


Leap of Faith Orchestra: Possible Universes

Label: Evil Clown
Product Code: 24776
Catalog Code: 9144
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Started in 1995 as an interdisciplinary unit of improvisational artists led by Boston area reedist/multi-instrumentalist David Peck and cellist Glynis Lomon, exploring multi-phonics, glissando, microtones, graphic & descriptive scores, and extended techniques, expanding the ensemble with like-minded musicians, here in this 2017 recording of full 24-piece orchestra.


HMS (Joe Houpert / Nathan McLaughlin / Erich Steiger): Tetrad [CASSETTE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 24739
Catalog Code: AS049
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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Blurring the lines between experimental music, improv, and composition, the trio of Joe Houpert, Nathan McLaughlin, and Erich Steiger use the studio to rework their improvisations, accenting aspects of the acoustic and electronic elements and morphing them in unexpected ways; "think Henry Flynt meets Cluster meets Revolutionary Ensemble".


Foster, Michael / Ben Bennett: In It [CASSETTE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 24738
Catalog Code: As051
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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The second release for the duo of Ben Bennett on drums, percussions and membranophones, and Michael Foster on tenor, soprano, sopranino saxophones and aerophone, in uniquely voiced improvisations that develop both carefully and, at times, erratically, but always with an ear to interesting dialog that captivates and confuses the listener.


W-2 (Sam Weinberg / Chris Welcome): Fanatics [CASSETTE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 24737
Catalog Code: AS048
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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The Brooklyn duo of saxophonist Sam Weinberg (Captain Phillips) and synth player Chris Welcome (Chris Pitsiokos, Mike Pride) in an album of abrasive, rhythmically abraded and contorted electro-acoustic improvisation, each player embedding themselves into each other's sound, at time making their instruments indistinguishable from one another.


Smiley, Andrew : Dispersal [CASSETTE]

Label: Astral Spirits
Product Code: 24736
Catalog Code: AS047
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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An uncommon solo guitar album from Andrew Smiley, a member of Little Women and the Chris Pitsiokos Quartet, creating textures on the guitar by applying unconventional techniques with his pick and fingers instead of using effects or guitar preparations, and accompanying himself on voice in Haino-esque ways, creating an album of sharp contrast and color.


JR3 (Olaf Rupp / Rudi Mahall / Jan Roder): Happy Jazz

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 24591
Catalog Code: RPR 1055
Country: USA
 
Price: $7.95



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The Berlin trio of Rudi Mahall on clarinet and bass clarinet, Olaf Rupp on electric and acoustic guitar and Jan Roder on double bass in an ironically packaged album of free improvisation of the highest standard, taking the listener on a journey of informed free jazz that references the past in thoroughly modern approaches to creative music.


Ayler, Albert / Don Cherry / John Tchicai / Roswell Rudd / Gary Peacock / Sonny Murray: New York Eye

Label: ESP-Disk
Product Code: 24586
Catalog Code: ESPDISK 1016LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $29.95



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Tenor saxophonist Albert Ayler leads the New York free improvising sextet of trumpeter Don Cherry, alto saxophonist John Tchicai, trombonist Roswell Rudd, bassist Gary Peacock and drummer Sunny Murray through two extended jams, which were used as the soundtrack for director Michael Snow's short film "New York Eye and Ear Control".


Butcher, John / John Edwards / Mark Sanders: Last Dream Of The Morning

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 24582
Catalog Code: RPR 1056
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A studio album between three UK master improvisers -- John Butcher on sax, John Edwards on double bass, and Mark Sanders on drums -- the trio pushing the envelope in technique and dialog in nearly telepathic playing that transports the listener into their environment, as the music builds and releases in effortless ways that are stunning and exulant; highly recommended.


Van Hove, Fred / Roger Turner: The Corner

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 24581
Catalog Code: RPR 1059
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Pioneering improvising pianist Fred Van Hove at UK's Cafe OTO for the first time, captured in a duo with UK drummer/percussionist Roger Turner, their first recording together, for a night of exceptional improvised interplay, sophisticated and complex playing that is constantly buoyant and charming, an enthralling conversation between two veteran players.


Trio Caveat: Compliments Of The Season

Label: KMB Jazz
Product Code: 24580
Catalog Code: KMB016
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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The debut album of the New York Trio Caveat of Jonathan Moritz on tenor and soprano saxophones, John McLellan on drums, and James Ilgenfritz on bass, in an unusual Christmas album taking understated and obscure approaches to tunes like "Blue Christmas" and "Dreidel", where only the attentive listener discovers the melodic and harmonic basis for each tune.


Eye Contact: War Rug

Label: KMB Jazz
Product Code: 24579
Catalog Code: KMB006
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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The New York free improvising trio of Matthew Heyner (Test, Malkuth) on bass, Matt Lavelle on trumpet and clarinet and Ryan Sawyer (Tall Firs, Stars Like Fleas) on drums in the follow-up to their 2005 Utech double CD "Embracing The Tide / Making Eye Contact With God", an impressive release of expressive technique and ritualistic drive.


Lavelle, Matt: Cuica In The Third House

Label: KMB Jazz
Product Code: 24578
Catalog Code: KMB012
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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The 2007 solo debut of New York free improvising trumpeter Matt Lavelle, here performing on the hybrid instruments, the Bass-Trumpinet and Bass-Clarumpet, introduced and punctuated with spoken word insight and declarations, and using overdubs on selected tracks, making for an intimate and accomplished album of modern free jazz.


Carl, Rudiger Inc.: King Alcohol (New Version) [2 CDs]

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 24545
Catalog Code: CvsD 032/FMP 060
Country: USA
 
Price: $17.95



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The debut album of Rudiger Carl is an assertive studio session of brilliant free jazz from 1972, with Carl on tenor saxophone, Gunter Christmann on trombone, and Detlef Schonenberg on drums, presenting a great example of European Free Improv, remastered from the original tapes and issued on CD for the first time, with a 2nd CD of previously unreleased bonus tracks.


Reichel, Hans: Wichlinghauser Blues

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 24544
Catalog Code: CvsD 033/FMP 0150
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The debut LP by legendary German guitar improvisor and instrument inventor Hans Reichel, an incredible display of brilliant playing, both technically and by approach, playing on acoustic and unfiltered electric guitars, originally issued on FMP in 1973, here re-mastered from the original tapes and retaining the original design; highly recommended.


Reichel, Hans: Bonobo

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 24543
Catalog Code: CvsD 034 / FMP 0280
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Second LP in the catalog of German guitarist and instrument inventor Hans Reichel (1949-2011), a program of microtonal string investigations that is still beguiling and fresh four decades later, originally released on FMP in 1976, with a great cover from Reichel demonstrating how he created his neck-to-neck guitar; absolutely impressive and essential.


Bang, Billy: Distinction Without a Difference

Label: Corbett vs. Dempsey
Product Code: 24542
Catalog Code: CvsD 035
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The late American violinist Billy Bang's first album, originally issued on Hat Hut Records, is reissued with an additional track, plus 4 previously unissued solo tracks recorded in Tilberg, Netherland in 1978, demonstrating this great artist broad range of innovative techniques, mixing free-form and melodic passages in extended and joyful improvisations.


Mitchell, Nicole: Mandorla Awakening II: Emerging Worlds [VINYL]

Label: FPE Records
Product Code: 24541
Catalog Code: FPE 012LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $22.95



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The second astounding album from Chicago Flutist Nicole Mitchell on the FPE label, continuing her project in the sphere of Sun Ra and Afrofuturists, merging fiction, fantasy and sound in an electro-chamber octet, encompassing contemporary classical, globally oriented fusion, gospel, avant-rock, spoken word, and funk-inspired groove research.


Mitchell, Nicole: Mandorla Awakening II: Emerging Worlds

Label: FPE Records
Product Code: 24540
Catalog Code: FPE 012CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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The second astounding album from Chicago Flutist Nicole Mitchell on the FPE label, continuing her project in the sphere of Sun Ra and Afrofuturists, merging fiction, fantasy and sound in an electro-chamber octet, encompassing contemporary classical, globally oriented fusion, gospel, avant-rock, spoken word, and funk-inspired groove research.


McPhee, Joe: Seattle Symphony [VINYL]

Label: Kye
Product Code: 24501
Catalog Code: KYE 047LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $19.95



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Free jazz saxophone and trumpet legend Joe McPhee explains that he considers Seattle his second home, performing regularly there since 1984; in 2010, after the passing of his own heroes, trumpeter Bill Dixon and saxophonist Fred Anderson, McPhee presented this tribute there as a solo "symphony" in a remarkable, heartfelt and absolutely impressive concert.


Machine Mass Trio: As Real As Thinking [Used Item]

Label: MoonJune
Product Code: 24473
Catalog Code: MJR041
Country: USA
 
Price: $4.95



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Originally a side-project of douBt, this new electric jazz/rock trio is led by Tony Bianco (drums and loops), Michel Delville (guitar, bouzouki and live effects), and Belgian saxophonist, clarinetist and flutist Jordi Grognard.


Vox Arcana: Aerial Age [Used Item]

Label: Allos Musica
Product Code: 24343
Catalog Code: AD 004
Country: USA
 
Price: $4.95



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The second release from prolific Chicago-based drummer/composer Tim Daisy's two year-old working trio, Vox Arcana with Fred Lonberg-Holm on cello & electronics and James Falzone on clarinet.


Borbetomagus: A Pollock of Sound [DVD]

Label: Taping Policies
Product Code: 24310
Catalog Code: MVD9850D
Country: USA
 
Price: $16.95



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The first feature documentary of the Borbetomagus free improvising noise trio of Don Dietrich, Jim Sauter and Donald Miller, alongside a live concert at Instants Chavires, Montreuil in 2009; documentary interviews and footage include Byron Coley, drummer Chris Corsano, guitarist Thurston Moore, Japanese noise unit Hijokaidan, and Switzerland's Voice Crack.


Rowe, Keith / Michael Pisaro: 13 Thirteen [2 CDs]

Label: erstwhile
Product Code: 24300
Catalog Code: 085-2
Country: USA
 
Price: $23.95



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A collaboration between composer Michael Pisaro and AMM guitarist/improviser Keith Rowe, with each bringing scores which they improvised over, creating 13 discrete sections including samples from Shostakovich's 13th String Quartet, balancing activity, space and silence in patient ways that only two such experienced composer/improvisers could.


Lambkin, Graham / Taku Unami: The Whistler [2 CDs]

Label: erstwhile
Product Code: 24299
Catalog Code: 081-2
Country: USA
 
Price: $23.95



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Sound artists Graham Lambkin and Taku Unami create two large works using material which they recorded together, and then which independently assembled into a single CD each, with "Whistler Vanishes in Wind" composed by Taku Unami, and "Small Mistakes in Nature" by Graham Lambkin, both fascinating collages that alternately distract and absorb the listener.


Haino, Keiji: Watashi Dake [VINYL + DOWNLOAD CODE]

Label: Black Editions
Product Code: 24230
Catalog Code: BE 000LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $29.95



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Enigmatic Japanese legend Keiji Haino's 1981 debut album receives a fitting reissue in this metallic gold and silver jacket pressing, presenting the stark vocals, whispered and screamed, punctuating dark silences over intricate and sharp guitar figures that interweave, repeat, and stretch, trance-like, emerging from dark recesses; an essential piece of the Haino puzzle.


Orcutt, Bill: Bill Orcutt [VINYL]

Label: Palilalia
Product Code: 24206
Catalog Code: PAL 048LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $19.95



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Guitarist Bill Orcutt's self-titled solo album brings a mix of standards and original compositions, starting with Ornette Coleman's "Lonely Woman" and eclectically running us to "The Star Spangled Banner", each song unfolding as he delivers in an unhurried way with rich sustain and reverb on a 4-string Telecaster, performing at The Living Room in San Francisco.


Orcutt, Bill: Bill Orcutt

Label: Palilalia
Product Code: 24205
Catalog Code: PAL 048CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Guitarist Bill Orcutt's self-titled solo album brings a mix of standards and original compositions, starting with Ornette Coleman's "Lonely Woman" and eclectically running us to "The Star Spangled Banner", each song unfolding as he delivers in an unhurried way with rich sustain and reverb on a 4-string Telecaster, performing at The Living Room in San Francisco.


Paul, Leah: We Will Do The Worrying [Used Item]

Label: Skirl
Product Code: 24189
Catalog Code: 035
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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LA flutist Leah Paul began these works as through-composed chamber pieces, with lyrical content evolving as each song took shape, performed in a hybrid band of improvisers and chamber players with Afton Hefley singing about meditation of dreams and childhood memories.


Parker, William Quartets: Meditation / Resurrection [2 CDs]

Label: Aum Fidelity
Product Code: 24181
Catalog Code: AUM 104-05CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $19.95



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New compositions from bassist William Parker, two CDs with the first performed by the William Parker Quartet of Hamid Drake on drums, Rob Brown on sax, and Jalalu-Kalvert Nelson on trumpet, the second with his In Order to Survive quartet with Brown, Drake, and Coooper-Moore on piano; a tremendous album of beautiful melodies and infectious rhythms.


Ware, David S. Trio: Live in New York, 2010 [2 CDs]

Label: Aum Fidelity
Product Code: 24180
Catalog Code: AUM 102-03CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $19.95



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A tremendous one-night engagement by late saxophone colossus David S. Ware and his latter day Trio with William Parker on bass and Warren Smith on drums, in an intimate club setting at Blue Note in New York City on October 4, 2010, the last time this trio came together, the previous an electrifying set at Vision Festival in June of 2015.


Mayas, Magda / Jim Denley: Tempe Jetz

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 24179
Catalog Code: RPR 1061
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A pairing of two innovative players, Berlin-based pianist Magda Mayas and Australian sound and wind artist Jim Denley, Mayas playing inside and out of the piano and Denley on alto sax and bass flute, both providing field recordings adding unexpected elements in a set of extremely balanced recordings that entrance the listener with unlikely and captivating settings.


Duthoit, Isabelle / Franz Hautzinger: Lily

Label: Relative Pitch
Product Code: 24178
Catalog Code: RPR1060
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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French free vocalist Isabelle Duthoit met world traveling improviser and Zeitkratzer trumpeter Franz Hautzinger in New York City to record these highly unusual duos, using extreme techniques and inexplicable intent to create 9 uniquely aberrant accompaniments to your most subtle and strange dreams; reference Phil Minton, Axel Dorner, Freddie Kruger.


White, Chik : Raft Recodings from Economy [CASSETTE]

Label: Notice Recordings
Product Code: 24177
Catalog Code: NTR045
Country: USA
 
Price: $5.95



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Chick White (Darcy Spidle) recorded this album while on residency in Economy, Nova Scotia, as part of the White Rabbit Arts Festival, displaying a truly unique approach to the jaw harp, along with seal bones, eagle feathers, and broken clam shells, as he floated in a raft in the world's highest tide, the Bay of Fundy, making these evocative recordings.


Thut, Stefan / Seth Cooke: Aussen Raum [CASSETTE]

Label: Notice Recordings
Product Code: 24176
Catalog Code: NTR044
Country: USA
 
Price: $5.95



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Bristol sound artists Seth Cook presents a rendering of Stefan Thut's text-based score "aussen raum" realized in both stereo field recordings and no input field recordings, focusing on a botched water feature of the River Frome beneath Bristol's Harbourside that has been the subject of ridicule and reconstruction.


Strickland, Chris : Excruciating... [CASSETTE]

Label: Notice Recordings
Product Code: 24175
Catalog Code: NTR041
Country: USA
 
Price: $5.95



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Montreal composer Chris Strickland used strategies of "deliberate uncertainty" to direct these 3 pieces of minimized technique, narrative, and emotion, performed by Montreal musicians Guido del Fabbro on violin and Solomiya Moroz on flute, with field recordings creating a hazy ambiance over the slowly evolving works.


Storring, Nick : Exaptations [CASSETTE]

Label: Notice Recordings
Product Code: 24174
Catalog Code: NTR042
Country: USA
 
Price: $5.95



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Toronto-based composer Nick Storring presents two highly textural, side-long pieces; "Field Lines" originally composed for Yvonne NG Peck Wan's dance piece, "Magnetic Fields", presenting a series of a brief, dreamlike clearings through clusters of tonal instruments; and "Yield Criteria" a work of drifting drones that ebb and flow in rich harmonies.


Electric Bird Noise: The Spider / The Christ Child / The Crow

Label: Silber
Product Code: 24090
Catalog Code: None
Country: USA
 
Price: $10.95



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Guitarist Brian McKenzie is known best for his dramatic rock persona, where his multi-instrumental approach to song-writing shows great skill; on this album, McKenzie gets down to the guitar itself, with loops, effects and electronics creating a cohesive set of 9 pieces that maintain an edgy, discordant approach to enthralling sound.


Various Artists: 910 Noise Presents

Label: 910 Noise
Product Code: 24088
Catalog Code: 015
Country: USA
 
Price: $11.95



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A compilation of sound artists within the 910 area code, the North Carolina coastal region including Wilmington, NC, the home of Squidco, with artists including Carl Kruger (Caucasians, Baby Daddy), Grant Stewart as subterrene, Ryan Lewis in Food World and Baby Daddy, Phil Zampino (CHANGES TO blind), Jason Ward, August Traeger, and Authorless.