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Never (Bennett / Wright / Darrup): Not Nothing [Used Item]

Label: Amalgam
Product Code: 31034
Catalog Code: AMA020
Country: USA
 
Price: $4.95



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"Never" is the the trio of frequent Philadelphia improvisers Jack Wright on saxophone, Ben Bennett on percussion and Zachary Darrup on guitar, captured live at the Hungry Brain in Chicago two years into touring their project, employing an extensive interactive language between the three of free playing, sonic gesture and surprising interventions in this exceptional concert.


je'raf: Throw Neck [Used Item]

Label: Amalgam
Product Code: 31015
Catalog Code: AMA019
Country: USA
 
Price: $5.95



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Reminding of Downtown NY bands in the vein of No Safety or Curlew, this Chicago/NY 7-piece blurs rock, jazz and funk forms with intelligent and often satirical lyrics, upbeat and joyful music that defies categorization through groove-based songs that playfully critique while keeping it all danceable and fun, in a wonderfully talented and enjoyable album.


Moore, Chris / Adam Shead: The Flower Of Paradise

Label: Amalgam
Product Code: 30744
Catalog Code: AMA033
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Two Chicago compatriots--established drummer/percussionist Adam Shead and newcomer to the Chicago improvised scene, saxophonist and multi-reedist Chris Moore, in an expressive album of sax & drum interaction, thoughtful interactions in twelve succinct dialogs that focuses on the depth of their conversation through clear expression and response.


Kimmel.Ali.Harris: Vivary

Label: Amalgam
Product Code: 30605
Catalog Code: AMA032
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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A diverse set of electroacoustic improvisations, including pointillistic interplay, free explorations merging contemporary compositional cues, pieces composed around specific parameters and evolving experimental soundscapes, from the Michigan trio Kimmel.Ali.Harris of Jeff Kimmel on clarinet & electronics, Ishmael Ali on cello, guitar & electronics, and Bill Harris on drums & synth.


Piet, Matt: (pentimento)

Label: Amalgam
Product Code: 30602
Catalog Code: AMA029
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Three layers of Chicago pianist & composer Matt Piet (Four Letter Words, Matt Piet Trio) in a virtual trio improvised sequentially in the studio in 2020, the title referring to a visible trace of earlier painting beneath a layer of paint on a canvas, an apt analogy for the keen interactions and wonderful labyrinths Piet performs with himself.


Never (Bennett / Wright / Darrup): Not Nothing

Label: Amalgam
Product Code: 30592
Catalog Code: AMA020
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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"Never" is the the trio of frequent Philadelphia improvisers Jack Wright on saxophone, Ben Bennett on percussion and Zachary Darrup on guitar, captured live at the Hungry Brain in Chicago two years into touring their project, employing an extensive interactive language between the three of free playing, sonic gesture and surprising interventions in this exceptional concert.


je'raf: Throw Neck

Label: Amalgam
Product Code: 30591
Catalog Code: AMA019
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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Reminding of Downtown NY bands in the vein of No Safety or Curlew, this Chicago/NY 7-piece blurs rock, jazz and funk forms with intelligent and often satirical lyrics, upbeat and joyful music that defies categorization through groove-based songs that playfully critique while keeping it all danceable and fun, in a wonderfully talented and enjoyable album.


Four Letter Words (Piet / Wark / Harris): Pinch Point

Label: Amalgam
Product Code: 30588
Catalog Code: AMA016
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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The first fully improvised album from the Chicago trio of Jake Wark on tenor saxophone, Matt Piet on piano and Bill Harris on drums, recording at Experimental Sound Studios in 2018 for seven numbered and concise improvisations, running the gamut from rapidly active yet controlled interaction and investigatory conversations of confident expression and creative drive.


Hatcher, Gerrit: Good Weight [CASSETTE + DOWNLOAD]

Label: Amalgam
Product Code: 30583
Catalog Code: AMA011
Country: USA
 
Price: $6.95



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Chicago tenor saxophonist Gerrit Hatcher, known for his duos with Anton Hatwich and with Julian Kirshner, the improvising trio Devouring the Guilt with Eli Namay & Bill Harris and a trio with Mars Williams & Lia Kohl, is heard here in three extended solo improvisations, with strong tone riffing on grooves, exuding warm melodies, and running demanding technical passages on his horn.


Four Letter Words (Piet / Wark / Harris): Blow

Label: Amalgam
Product Code: 30576
Catalog Code: AMA003
Country: USA
 
Price: $9.95



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The Chicago trio of tenor saxophonist Jake Wark, pianist Matt Piet and drummer Bill Harris in a forceful and exuberant trio that grew out of the weekly free improvisation workshop "Sound of the City" at Constellation, initially a collective that developed a set of compositions from each member, presented here in their exceptional and exciting debut album.