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Schindler, Udo / Jaap Blonk: Lakefront Discussions Schindler, Udo / Jaap Blonk:
Lakefront Discussions

(FMR -- UK )

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Van Schouwburg, Jeam Nichel  / Lawrence Cassserely / Yoko Miura: Arcturus Sverdrup Balance On Tour Van Schouwburg, Jeam Nichel / Lawrence Cassserely / Yoko Miura:
Arcturus Sverdrup Balance On Tour

(FMR -- UK )

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Dunmal, Paul Sextet (Dunmall / Pursglove / Foote / Saunders / Owston / Bashford): Cosmic Dream Proje Dunmal, Paul Sextet (Dunmall / Pursglove / Foote / Saunders / Owston / Bashford):
Cosmic Dream Projection

(FMR -- UK )

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A studio project led by Paul Dumall on alto & tenor saxophones and alto flute, recorded while on touring hiatus during the pandemic, composing six passionate and melodically charged works performed by the brilliant sextet of Percy Pursglove on trumpet, Richard Foote on trombone, Steven Saunders on guitar, James Owston on bass, and Jim Bashford on drums.

Blume, Martin / Lou Houtkamp / Steve Beresford: Shed 1 Blume, Martin / Lou Houtkamp / Steve Beresford:
Shed 1

(FMR -- UK )

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A superb concert of masterful collective improvisation captured live at LOFT Cologne in 2018 from the trio of Luc Houtkamp on tenor saxophone & clarinet, Steve Beresford on piano & objects, and Martin Blume on drums & percussion, in three extended improvisations, thoughtful work building to periods of powerful passion while maintaining a reflective introspectiveness.

Schindler, Udo / Ove Volquartz: Tales About Exploding Tress And Other Absurdites Schindler, Udo / Ove Volquartz:
Tales About Exploding Tress And Other Absurdites

(FMR -- UK )

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In Layers  (Marcelo Dos Reis / Onno Govaert / Kristian Martinsson / Luis Vicente): Pliable In Layers (Marcelo Dos Reis / Onno Govaert / Kristian Martinsson / Luis Vicente):
Pliable

(FMR -- UK )

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Portuguese guitarist Marcelo Dos Reis and trumpeter Luís Vicente, Icelandic pianist Kristján Martinsson and Dutch drummer Onno Govaert release their 2nd album, moving from the studio to a live concert at Salão Brazil in Coimbra in 2018, performing six collective improvisations of explorative and technically advanced, cutting edge free improv.

Schindler, Udo / Damon Smith / Karina Erhard: The Munich Sound Studies Vol 1 Schindler, Udo / Damon Smith / Karina Erhard:
The Munich Sound Studies Vol 1

(FMR -- UK )

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I approach the picture directly
and each time it ends up with the material confronting me,
and often I let it do as it wishes,
as I have discovered that this is wiser than any calculation.
Craft, technique and excitement are ...

Schindler. Udo / Damon Smith / Jaap Blonk: The Munich Sound Studies Vol 2 & 3 Schindler. Udo / Damon Smith / Jaap Blonk:
The Munich Sound Studies Vol 2 & 3

(FMR -- UK )

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Parcour
improvising jesters
cheer juggle frequencies
energetic detonations
the composed food
despite

eruptive
bruschetti pounce
irritated outside the plate
filled stomachs vibrate grumble
difficul...

Faustino, Hernani / Joao Madeira: dB Duet Faustino, Hernani / Joao Madeira:
dB Duet

(FMR -- UK )

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Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall: Upward Fall Hall, Rob / Chick Lyall:
Upward Fall

(FMR -- UK )

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Abrams', Joshua Cloud Script: Cloud Script Abrams', Joshua Cloud Script:
Cloud Script

(RogueArt -- France )

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Double bassist Joshua Abrams provides the compositions for this studio album performed with Ari Brown on tenor sax, Jeff Parker on guitar and Gerald Cleaver on drums, an exceptional quartet of master improvisers who balance lyrical and soulful playing with explorative impulse, fueled by an empathetic responsiveness that only a long history of collaboration can engender.

Metal Chaos Ensemble: Don Quixote Metal Chaos Ensemble:
Don Quixote

(Evil Clown -- USA )

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An epic journey through diverse improvisational approaches within a composed framework, using heavy percussion of unusual & world origins, electronics, rock/groove elements and prepared mixes created from samples, from the Boston duo of David Peck (PEK) on reeds & an arsenal of devices & sources, and Yuri Zbitnoff on drums & percussion, with narration points along the way.

MPT Trio (Mela / Paz / Trujillo): Volume 1 MPT Trio (Mela / Paz / Trujillo):
Volume 1

(577 -- USA )

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Influenced by both free jazz and Caribbean folk music, the NYC-based MPT Trio, led by Francisco Mela (Crash Trio, Joe Lovano, McCoy Tyner, John Scofield, Kenny Barron, Gary Bartz), presents a stylistically innovative sound on their debut album, presenting eight original pieces blending diverse musical traditions with contemporary & avant-garde jazz structures.

Sun Ra Arkestra: Swirling [2 LPS] Sun Ra Arkestra:
Swirling [2 LPS]

(STRUT / Artyard -- UK & US )

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The first new Sun Ra Arkestra album in twenty years, recorded in Philadelphia under the direction of saxophonist Marshall Allan, with long-standing Arkestra members including Danny Ray Thompson, Michael Ray, Vincent Chancey, Knoel Scott, Cecil Brooks, Atakatune, Elson Nascimento and Tyler Mitchel, with new material and new renderings of classic Ra compositions.

Sun Ra: Egypt 1971 [4 CDs] Sun Ra:
Egypt 1971 [4 CDs]

(STRUT -- UK & US )

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Originally released in 3 LPs as Live in Egypt on Thoth Intergalactic and then as the Saturn albums Dark Myth Equation Visitation, Nidhamu & Horizon, this set reissues and expands the 1971 Sun Ra tour recordings: The Mena House Hotel in Giza; a concert at Hartmut Geerken's in Heliopolis; a live Cairo TV channel broadcast; and a concert at Cairo's the Ballon Theatre.

Bailey, Derek / Mototeru Takagi: Live At Farout, Atsugi 1987 [VINYL] Bailey, Derek / Mototeru Takagi:
Live At Farout, Atsugi 1987 [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Toyozumi, Sabu / Mats Gustafsson: Hokusai [VINYL] Toyozumi, Sabu / Mats Gustafsson:
Hokusai [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Guy, Barry : Irvin's Comet [VINYL] Guy, Barry :
Irvin's Comet [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Milasius, Juozas / Tomas Kutavicius / Dalius Naujokaitis, featuring Lithuanian Young Composers Orche Milasius, Juozas / Tomas Kutavicius / Dalius Naujokaitis, featuring Lithuanian Young Composers Orchestra:
Live At Willisau, 1993 [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Wooley, Nate / Liudas Mockunas / Barry Guy / Arkadijus Gotesmanas: NOX [VINYL] Wooley, Nate / Liudas Mockunas / Barry Guy / Arkadijus Gotesmanas:
NOX [VINYL]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Shepp, Archie: Blase And Yasmina Revisited Shepp, Archie:
Blase And Yasmina Revisited

(ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd -- Switzerland )

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Revisiting two of Archie Shepp's 1969 recordings released on the BYG label as Blasé, and title track to Yasmina, three tracks featuring the vocals of Jeanne Lee, with four band configurations including Dave Burrell, Malachi Favors, Lester Bowie, Roscoe Mitchell, Sunny Murray, Philly Joe Jones, &c., beautifully remastered to bring to light Shepp's pan-stylistic impulses.

Taylor, Cecil Mixed To Unit: Structures Revisited Taylor, Cecil Mixed To Unit:
Structures Revisited

(ezz-thetics by Hat Hut Records Ltd -- Switzerland )

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Bringing together two essential and impeccably remastered 1960's Cecil Taylor albums — Cecil Taylor Unit Structures and Cecil Taylor Unit Mixed — presenting both traditional influences and Taylor's unique approaches to modern jazz, featuring two septets with musicians including Jimmy Lyons, Henry Grimes, Archies Shepp, Ted Curson, Andrew Cyrille, Roswell Rudd, Sunny Murray, &c.

Bailey, Derek / Mototeru Takagi: Live At Farout, Atsugi 1987 Bailey, Derek / Mototeru Takagi:
Live At Farout, Atsugi 1987

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Gratkowski, Frank / Achim Kaufmann / Wilbert de Joode / Tony Buck: Flatbosc & Cautery Gratkowski, Frank / Achim Kaufmann / Wilbert de Joode / Tony Buck:
Flatbosc & Cautery

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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RED trio and Celebration Band: Suite 10 Years Anniversary [2 CDs] RED trio and Celebration Band:
Suite 10 Years Anniversary [2 CDs]

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Rivers, Sam Trio (feat Joe Daley / Dave Holland / Thurman Baker ): Braids: Archive series Volume 4 Rivers, Sam Trio (feat Joe Daley / Dave Holland / Thurman Baker ):
Braids: Archive series Volume 4

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Takayanagi, Masayuki JoJo / Nobuyoshi Ino / Masabumi PUU Kikuchi: Live At Jazz Inn Lovely 1990 Takayanagi, Masayuki JoJo / Nobuyoshi Ino / Masabumi PUU Kikuchi:
Live At Jazz Inn Lovely 1990

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Toyozumi, Sabu / Mats Gustafsson: Hokusai Toyozumi, Sabu / Mats Gustafsson:
Hokusai

(NoBusiness -- Lithuania )

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Futari (Satoko Fujii / Taiko Saito): Beyond Futari (Satoko Fujii / Taiko Saito):
Beyond

(Libra -- Japan )

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Cherry, Don Trio: Live In Paris, March 1979 Cherry, Don Trio:
Live In Paris, March 1979

(Alternative Fox -- UK )

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Superb performance by Don Cherry Trio recorded in Paris, March 1967, and broadcast on French radio station ORTF.

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Thomas, Pat & Matana Roberts: The Truth [VINYL] Thomas, Pat & Matana Roberts:
The Truth [VINYL]

(Otoroku -- UK )

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"Pat Thomas is one of the most extraordinary pianists of our time. In a first-time duo with saxophonist Matana Roberts, the lyricism of his distinctly dexterous and curious approach to the piano paints pathways for Robert's poignantly vo...

Cherry, Don: Relativity Suite [VINYL] Cherry, Don:
Relativity Suite [VINYL]

(KLIMT -- France )

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2020 reissue of trumpeter Don Cherry's '73 album recorded with & commissioned by the Jazz Composer's Orchestra, with Carla Bley on piano, Charlie Haden on bass, and Ed Blackwell on drums, in compositions blending Eastern and Indian music with Western jazz.

Curran, Alvin / Roberto Laneri / Giancarlo Schiaffini: Beat 72 Lost Date Curran, Alvin / Roberto Laneri / Giancarlo Schiaffini:
Beat 72 Lost Date

(Eargong Records -- Italy )

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"An unearthed treasure from the '70s Italian avant garde archives! A previously unreleased recording from the legendary Beat72 club in Rome in 1973, featuring a one-off Italian-American all-star ensemble with Roberto Laneri founding mem...

Abrahams, Chris: Thrown (15th Anniversary Edition) Abrahams, Chris:
Thrown (15th Anniversary Edition)

(Room40 -- Australia )

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"Room40 release at 15th anniversary edition of Chris Abrahams's Thrown, originally released in 2005.

Equipped with a positive organ, a forte piano, a DX-7 and a piano, Chris Abrahams creates an exquisite and detailed extend...

Apiary (Daniell / Hess / Mills / Stein): Apiary Cassette [CASSETTE] Apiary (Daniell / Hess / Mills / Stein):
Apiary Cassette [CASSETTE]

(The Tapeworm -- UK )

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"Formed in Chicago in 2009, Apiary brought together four of that city's most versatile and prolific musicians: David Daniell (guitar), Steven Hess (drums), Joseph Clayton Mills (electronics), and Jason Stein (bass clarinet). Together, Ap...



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