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Davies, Rhodri / David Sylvian / Mark Wastell: There Is No Love [Used Item]

Label: Confront
Product Code: 24801
Catalog Code: core 01
Country: UK
 
Price: $8.95



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Confront initiates their new Core Series with the text piece "There Is No Love" with David Sylvian on voice, vocal treatments and electronics, Rhodri Davies on harp, vibraphone and radio, and Mark Wastel on tam tam and percussion, a sophisticated spoken word piece of shadowy atmosphere and innuendo, leveraging approaches from experimental, improvised and composed music.


Seen, The: Archive: Volumes I - V (2005 - 2009) [5-CD BOX SET]

Label: Confront
Product Code: 24786
Catalog Code: ccs 78
Country: UK
 
Price: $69.95



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Since 2005 bassist and percussionist Mark Wastell has been organizing concerts of ever-changing groups of improvising musicians under the collective name The Seen, using predominantly improvised material with occasional instructions or themes, here presented in 5 CDs, each a complete concert recorded at venues including Cafe Oto, Red Rose Theatre, &c.


Waeckerle, Emmanuelle : Ode (owed) to O [2 CDs]

Label: Edition Wandelweiser Records
Product Code: 24785
Catalog Code: EWR 1712/13
Country: Germany
 
Price: $12.95



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London-based composer Emmanuelle Waeckerle in a project of spoken word, flute and melodica with contributors including Antoine Beuger, using minimal and multiple narrations in texts that blend erotic literature, conceptual writing and verbal scores, presented as 2 Scores for voice(s) and instrument(s) based upon Pauline Reage's "Story of O".


Leap of Faith: Unbounded Sets

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



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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, ...


Vossas 4, Eckard (Vossas / Fields / Henkel / Nabatov): Conference Of Analogies

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24764
Catalog Code: cs419
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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Rodrigues, Ernesto / Ulrike Brand / Olaf Rupp : Traintracks, Roadsides, Wastelands, Debris

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24762
Catalog Code: cs410
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $15.95



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"This peculiar stringtrio seems to grind and polish the sound world as with sandpaper and whirl up so much grinding dust that it crunches under the fingers, yes on the teeth. All the romantic recollections of the strings are deleted and...


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".


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.


Lacy, Steve: Free for a Minute (1966-72) [2 CDs]

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 24725
Catalog Code: 5210
Country: UK
 
Price: $22.95



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Four sessions on a 2 CD set, all featuring Steve Lacy and Kent Carter: (1) DISPOSABILITY, the 1965 trio record with Aldo Romano of jazz standards, originals and free improv; (2) SORTIE, the 1966 free improv quartet + Enrico Rava album; (3) previously unissued 1967 'Free Fall' Film Cues in a quintet with Rava, Karl Berger, & Paul Motian; (4) two never issued '72 quintet pieces with Steve Potts, Irene Aebi on cello and Noel Mcghie.


Rutherford, Paul: In Backward Times (1979-2007)

Label: Emanem
Product Code: 24724
Catalog Code: 5045
Country: UK
 
Price: $16.95



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Four very different previously unissued concert settings featuring trombonist Paul Rutherford: 2 festival solos - one from 1979 with electronics and one from 2004 without; a 1988 duo with Paul Rogers a few months before their ROGUES CD; and a 2007 trio with Veryan Weston and Marcio Mattos, which turned out to be Rutherford's last public appearance.


Shocron, Paula / German Lamonega / Pablo Diaz: Tenzegridad [Used Item]

Label: Hatology
Product Code: 24596
Catalog Code: hatOLOGY742
Country: Switzerland
 
Price: $11.95



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Hailing from Buenos Aires, Argentina, the trio of Paula Shocron on piano, German Lamonega on double bass, and co-founder of her Nendo Dango Records label, Pablo Diaz on drums, for an exciting album of free jazz with lyrical intent and great technical skills, an unexpected gem from a part of world not well known for free improvisation.


Honsinger, Tristan / Nicolas Calioa / Jesse Zubot: In The Sea [Used Item]

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Product Code: 24594
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Price: $8.95







Duthoit, Isabelle / Franz Hautzinger: Lily [Used Item]

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Product Code: 24592
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Price: $8.95







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.


Watts / Weston / Sanders / Edwards: Hear Now: A Film by Mark French [DVD] [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24590
Catalog Code: 5-1013
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $8.95



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Mark French filmed two concerts in Lewes and at the Hasting Jazz Club of the quartet of saxophonist Trevor Watts, pianist Veryan Weston, drummer Mark Sanders, and bassist John Edwards, plust Trevor Watts' Moire Music Drum Orchestra.


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".


Orfeo 5 (Blezard / Bourne / Jafrate with Prince / Oliver / Kane): In The Green Castle

Label: Discus
Product Code: 24585
Catalog Code: 62CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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"Orfeo 5 play what might best be described as improvised narrative landscape music, their pieces evolving over time to create a sense of place and journey. Their influences include Alex Cline, Jon Hassell, Evan Parker and Nils Petter Mo...


Deep Tide Quartet (Archer / Macari / Cole / Shaw): See One, Do One, Teach One

Label: Discus
Product Code: 24583
Catalog Code: 64CD
Country: UK
 
Price: $15.95



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"Open ended jazz playing with no stylistic limits - written scores, graphic scores, improvisation - improvisation which is inclusive of melody and structure - whatever we feel like playing - plenty of space for the music to develop its ...


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.


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.


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.


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.


McPhee, Joe / Bryan Eubanks: My Undocumented Alien Clarinet [VINYL]

Label: Penultimate Press
Product Code: 24566
Catalog Code: PP 030LP
Country: UK
 
Price: $24.95



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Recorded and presented as part of Pauline Oliveros Foundation's New Vanguard Series in Kingston, NY in 2006, the unusual duo of Joe McPhee on b-flat and e-flat alto clarinets and synthesizer and Bryan Eubanks on open circuit electronics explores unusual dynamics and psychoacoustic intersections of both acoustic and electronic instruments.


Lopes, Luis / Fred Lonberg-Holm: The Pinneaple Circumstance [Used Item]

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24554
Catalog Code: cs370
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $9.95



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Portuguese electric guitarist Luis Lopes met Chicago free improvising cellist and electronic artist Fred Lonberg-Holm in the studio in Lisbon to record these five improvisations, both using innovative approaches to effect processing to expand their sound into unusual sonic environments, balancing beauty and abrasive sound.


Lerman, Ayelet : 7 Steps [Used Item]

Label: Creative Sources
Product Code: 24551
Catalog Code: cs366
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $9.95



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Violist, performance, installation and sound artist Ayelet Lerman presents a meditative voyage through silence on solo viola, a sinuous and fascinating journey pairing melody and unusual harmonic strategies, with Kadima label leader Jean Claude Jones joining on double bass, one of the last sessions that he played on that instrument.


Chamber 4 (Vicente / Ceccaldi / Ceccaldi / dos Reis): City Of Light [Used Item]

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24549
Catalog Code: CF426CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $9.95



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A live concert at Les Soirees Tricot Festival in Paris, France in 2016, dedicated to the "City of Light", from the quartet of Luis Vicente on trumpet, Theo Ceccaldi on violin, Valentin Ceccaldi on cello and Marcelo dos Reis on acoustic guitar and prepared guitar, in music that, like the city, exhibits gorgeous simplicity through intricate sophistication.


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.


Kamins / Smith / Fielder / Hertenstein: After Effects

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24538
Catalog Code: FMRCD448-0517
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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A great example of traditional free improvisation spanning generations from the quartet of Danny Kamins on baritone saxophone, Damon Smith on double bass, and two drummer/percussionists--Alvin Fielder and Joe Hertenstein--for 10 tracks of swinging free music recorded in the studio in Texas, 2016, jazz with a lyrical intention and powerful rhythmic underpinnings.


Kontakte Trio (Trevor Taylor / Ian Brighton / Steve Beresford): Kontakte Trio

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24536
Catalog Code: FMRCD449-0517
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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An important and well-matched trio of electroacoustic improvisers, and a welcome addition to guitarist Ian Brighton's return to active music life, with Steve Beresford on piano, prepared piano and electronics, and Trevor Taylor (Circuit) on percussion and electronics, six unhurried improvisations of intricate interplay and interchange themed on physics.


Dunmall / Shipp / Edwards / Sanders: Live in London

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24533
Catalog Code: FMRCD445-0517
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Two extended examples of free improvisation from UK stalwarts, tenor saxophonist Paul Dunmall, bassist John Edwards, and drummer Mark Sanders, joined by New York pianist Matthew Shipp, all captured live at Cafe Oto in 2010; set one is an unflagging example of energetic collective improv, set two more introspective yet vital and demanding; a superb concert!


Tipple (Frode Gjerstad / Kevin Norton / David Watson): Live at Elastic Arts

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24532
Catalog Code: FMRCD145-0517
Country: UK
 
Price: $14.95



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Tipple, the trio of Frode Gjerstad on alto sax and clarinet, Kevin Norton on percussion, and David Watson on electric guitar, are captured live for an energetic and masterly concert at Elastic Arts, in Chicago, Illinois in 2015, four "Elastic" improvisations of intense interaction, from collective conversation to stunning solo statements; jaw dropping.


Charuest, Yves / Agusti Fernandez / Nicolas Caloia / Peter Valsamis : Stir

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 24527
Catalog Code: TB89021cd
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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The Montreal free improvising trio Still of Nicolas Caloia on bass, Peter Valsamis on drums, and Yves Charuest on saxophone is joined in the studio by visiting Spanish pianist Agusti Fernandez for a superb set of detailed and energetic free jazz, 6 pieces titled "(un fold)" I - VI, making an album of first rate and exciting collective music.


d' Orion, Erick / Martin Tetreault : Avant

Label: Tour de Bras
Product Code: 24526
Catalog Code: TD89021cd
Country: France
 
Price: $14.95



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Montreal Musique Actuelle turntablist Martin Tetreault and sound artist Erick d' Orion created this project as a tribute to the original explorers of electronic music and musique concrete -- GRM, Stockhausen, Henry, Oram, Schaeffer, &c. -- using historic sound recordings and new sources, presenting this incredible concert live at Au Mois in Quebec.


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.


Kawng, Goh Lee / Julien Ottavi: Pukul Berapa? [Used Item]

Label: Herbal International
Product Code: 24471
Catalog Code: 15XX
Country: Malaysia
 
Price: $7.95



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Goh Lee Kwang performing on no-input mixer meets Julien Ottavi on TamTam, bass drum and a computer running Puredata and Apodio 10 for an album of electronic improvisation recorded in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and Nantes, France, balancing aggressive and meditative sound.


La Casa, Eric with Jean-Luc Guionne: Soundtracks [Used Item]

Label: Herbal International
Product Code: 24469
Catalog Code: 1502
Country: Malaysia
 
Price: $7.95



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Three soundtracks to movies from sound artist Eric La Casa, developed for directors Luke Fowler, Christian Jaccard and Marie-Christine Navarro, organizing sounds from field recordings, with Navarro's soundtrack complemented by organ recordings from Jean-Luc Guionnet.


Guionnet, Jean-Luc: LAC (Lake) [Used Item]

Label: Herbal International
Product Code: 24467
Catalog Code: 1501
Country: Malaysia
 
Price: $4.95



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Jean-Luc Guionnet creates a portrayal of Lake Annecy near his home as described through its geographical location, and heard in a series of snapshot field recording compositions that describe the environment, fauna, people and civilization that abound around it.


Big Bold Back Bone (Marco von Orelli / Sheldon Suter / Luis Lopes: In Search Of The Emerging Species

Label: Shhpuma
Product Code: 24461
Catalog Code: SHH032CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $12.95



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Swiss musicians, trumpeter Marco Von Orelli and drummer Sheldon Suter and their Portuguese partners, guitarist Luis Lopes and electronics artist Travassos, in an album of unconventional collective improvisation using extended techniques in a large work of evolving, subtle interactions, magnifying sound and gesture in an engrossing sonic environment.


Roots Magic: Last Kind Words

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24456
Catalog Code: CF437CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Deep Blues and Creative Jazz from the Italian septet Roots Magic, following up their "Hoodoo Magic" CD with another compelling album of instrumentals where the track list consists of personal renditions of Delta Blues classics (mostly Charlie Patton) played with an overtly exploratory attitude derived from the Free Jazz tradition.


LAMA + Joachim Badenhorst: Metamorphosis

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24454
Catalog Code: CF433CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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A superb example of contemporary collective improvisation crossing from acoustic improvisation into electroacoustic material from the quartet of Joachim Badenhorst on clarinets, Susana Santos Silva on trumpet, Goncalo Almeida on double bass, keyboards & effects, and Greg Smith on drums & laptop, performing live at Jazzcase series Dommelhof, 2016.


Mind Games (Niescier / Maroney / Ilgenfritz / Drury): Ephemera Obscura

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24453
Catalog Code: CF432CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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A unconventional yet lyrical album of creative jazz from the New York quartet of Angelika Niescier on alto sax, Denman Maroney on hyperpiano, James Ilgenfritz on contrabass, and Andrew Drury on percussion, Maroney's piano preparations and Drury's objects complementing complex time signatures and intricate notated materials that yield lush, beautiful music.


Kokotob (Taiko Saito / Niko Meinhold / Tobias Schirmer): Flying Heart

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24452
Catalog Code: CF431CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $14.95



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Japanese vibraphonist and marimba player Taiko Saito is a contemporary classical player well established in the field of improv, joined by long-time collaborator, pianist Niko Meinhold, and here expanded with Tobias Schirmer on clarinet and bass clarinet for an album that uses solid compositional foundations for lyrical and contemplative modern music.


Rua, Vitor and The Metaphysical Angels: Do Androids Dream of Electric Guitars? [2CDs]

Label: Clean Feed
Product Code: 24450
Catalog Code: CF429CD
Country: Portugal
 
Price: $19.95



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A central figure in the Portuguese creative music scene, from the pop group GNR to free improv in Telectu to contemporary composition, guitarist Vitor Rua presents a 2-CD album, one multi-tracking solo in complex and astonishing ways, and the 2nd playing the same scores with his group The Metaphysical Angels of top figures in the Portuguese avant jazz scene.


Schindler, Udo / Marco von Orelli : Luft.Spiele [Used Item]

Label: FMR
Product Code: 24406
Catalog Code: FMRCD416-0216
Country: Great Britain
 
Price: $8.95



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A wild dialog between Swiss trumpeter Marco von Orelli and saxophonist Udo Schindler, recording live at the 58th SALON for Klang+Kunst in Krailing/Munich in 2015, using an insanely advanced set of techniques and approaches to their horns for intense and exultant effect.