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Korekyojinn Acoustic: Kaleidoscope

Label: Magaibutsu Limited
Product Code: 24033
Catalog Code: MGC-53
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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The Korekyojin trio of Tatsuya Yoshida on percussion, Kido Natsuki on guitar and Mitsuru Nasuno on fretless bass, plus violinist Miyamoto Rei on several tracks, take their intricate and exuberant rock into acoustic territory with this impressive album, which includes acoustic takes on "Arabesque", "Careless Heart", "Four Holes in the Sky", &c.


Machinda, Yoshio: Tender Blues

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 23942
Catalog Code: amorfon016
Country: Japan
 
Price: $12.95



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Japanese Steelpan player Yoshio Machida's 11th solo album, performed on the metal slit drum, made from a small gas tank tuned to the C scale over 2 octaves, which he takes into warm territories of rich overtones and melodic invention influenced by Kora, Gamelan, Kulintang and Myanmar musics.


Sirom: I

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 23941
Catalog Code: amorfon015
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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Silom is a Slovenian creative music trio using a variety of string, percussive, and melodic percussive instruments, focused on the acoustic aspects of complex evolving works that combine composed and improvised aspects to create rich music with ancient ethnic overtones.


Fujii, Satoko : Invisible Hand [2 CDs]

Label: Cortez Sound
Product Code: 23811
Catalog Code: CSJ 0001/0002
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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After bringing her band Kaze to the Cortez club in Mito, Japan, the owner asked pianist Satoko Fujii back to perform a solo show, captured here across two CDs showing her extensive technical skills and passionate approach to playing, in a mix of new work and new takes on previously recorded compositions.


Ruins: Burning Stone [REISSUE]

Label: Magaibutsu Limited
Product Code: 23801
Catalog Code: MGC-3b
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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Tatsuya Yoshida's insanely complex and exhilarating rock project Ruins started around 1986, and bassist Ryuichi Masuda (also a member of Koenji Hyakkei) has been with him since the early days; this CD reissues the 1992 Shimmy Disc album, originally an LP, here with the CD bonus tracks.


Hirose, Junji / Yoshinori Mochizuk / IRONFIST Tatsushima : HMT

Label: Doubtmusic
Product Code: 23746
Catalog Code: dmf-167
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Three free improvisations at the burning heart of the Japanese Free Improv scene from the trio of Junji Hirose on sax, Yoshinori Mochizuki on bass, and Ironfist Tatsushima on drums, balancing two tracks of frenetic playing with a lowercase extended instrumental piece.


Uchihashi, Kazuhisa / Richard Scott: Awesome Entities

Label: Doubtmusic
Product Code: 23745
Catalog Code: dmf-168
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Japanese guitarist and daxophone player Kazuhisa Uchihashi joins forces with Berlin-based composer and free improvising analogue modular synthesizer player Richard Scott for an album of unique orchestration, the daxophone "humanizing" the playing with unusual voicing.


Fujii, Satoko Orchestra Tokyo + KAZE: Peace (Tribute To Kelly Churko)

Label: Libra
Product Code: 23565
Catalog Code: 217-039
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Pianist Satoko Fujii's Orchestra Tokyo + the band Kaze, bringing guests trumpeter Cristian Pruvost and drummer Peter Orins alongside trumpeter Natsuki Tamura into a spectacular big band of great power but also subtle meditation, in four works that include a tribute to the late guitarist and Fujii collaborator Kelly Churko.


Tatsuya, Yoshida / Cho Sokkyo / Tzboguchi Masayasu: TYU

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 22665
Catalog Code: MGC-52
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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The frequent and super-speed improvising duo of drummer Tatsuya Yoshida and guitarist Kazuhisa Uchihashi join forces with Tzboguchi Masayasu on keyboards and vocoder for an energetic, melodic, and at times outlandish album that pays homage to astonishingly complex rock forms.


Huy (Junji / Kazuhisa / Yoshida): Huy

Label: Magaibutsu Limited
Product Code: 22332
Catalog Code: MGIS-01
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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The Japanese trio of Hirose Junji on tenor saxophone, Innocence label founder Uchihashi Kazuhisa on guitar, and Yoshida Tatsuya on drums, initiating Magaibutsu's "Improv Session Series" with this on-fire album of controlled chaos, recorded live at Foxhole in Kichijoji.


PYN (Pittard / Yoshida / Nasuno): L'elan Createur

Label: Magaibutsu Limited
Product Code: 22331
Catalog Code: MGC-51
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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Following their 2015 album "Songs for children who don't want to sleep", the quartet of Yan Pittard on guitar & oud, Mitsuru Nasuno on bass, Maki Nakano on vocals, and Tatsuya Yoshida on drums present this soundtrack album, which translates to "the creative urge".


World Heritage, The (Yamamoto Seiichi / Katsui Yuji / Kido Natsuki / Nasuno Mitsuru / Yoshida Tatsuya): The Land of Light

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 22330
Catalog Code: MGC-50
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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The Japanese improvising rock quintet The World Heritage--Yamamoto Seiichi, Katsui Yuji, Kido Natsuki, Nasuno Mitsuru, and Yoshida Tatsuya--with two guitars, violin, bass and drums, in a live recording of dynamic collective improvisation at Akihabara Goodman in 2013.


Shimizu, Kazuto / Yoshida Tatsuya / Nasyuno Mitsuru: SYN LIVE

Label: Magaibutsu Limited
Product Code: 22329
Catalog Code: MGIS-02
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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The Japanese improvising rock trio of Kazuto Shimizu on keyboards, Nasyuno Mitsuru on bass, and Yoshida Tatsuya on drums performing live at Club Goodman in Akihabara, Japan, 2016 for technically superb, fast paced, turn-on-a-dime, joyful prog-oriented playing.


Machida, Yoshio: Steelpan Improvisation Series "ro" [VINYL]

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 22044
Catalog Code: YM9127
Country: Japan
 
Price: $17.95



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The 2nd of 2 album with Amorfon label leader Yoshio Machida performing acoustic improvisation on the steelpan drum influenced by traditional Indian improvised music, adding elements of Jazz, twelve-tone and ethnic music to create a unique hybrid, in a limited clear vinyl LP.


Machida, Yoshio: Steelpan Improvisation Series "i" [VINYL]

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 22043
Catalog Code: YM9110
Country: Japan
 
Price: $17.95



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The 1st of 2 album with Amorfon label leader Yoshio Machida performing acoustic improvisation on the steelpan drum influenced by traditional Indian improvised music, adding elements of Jazz, twelve-tone and ethnic music to create a unique hybrid, in a limited clear vinyl LP.


Queijo, Jorge / Hiroki Chiba / Yoshio Machida: Luminant

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 22036
Catalog Code: amorfon014
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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Live recordings of the trio of Yoshio Machida on steelpans and gamelan, Hiroki Chiba on double bass and electronics, and Jorge Queijo on drums & percussion, performing live at Foxhole and Apollo in Tokyo, 2015, free improvisation with Eastern attitudes and European propulsion.


Baby Rap: Voice Performance By Babies

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 22035
Catalog Code: amorfon013
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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Amorfon continues their exploration of the "voice" of babies, started with "Kindermusik: Improvised Music by Babies" and expanded here as 14 babies are recorded in a single take, expressing themselves before the learning of language, volume, timbre and speech intervals.


Miimo: Miimo 5

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 22034
Catalog Code: Miimo 5
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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The alternative dub steelpan trio of Yoshio Machida (steeldrums, voice, percussion, electronics), Tatus (bass, voice & electronics) and Norihide Saji (drums, laptop & electronics) for 10 tracks of embraceable tunes including a cover of Miles Davis "All Blues".


Miimo: Miimo 3

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 22033
Catalog Code: Miimo 3
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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The improvising steelpan ensemble of Yoshio Machida (steel drums, percussion, electronics, PanKAT), Tatsu (bass, electronics) and Norihide Saji (drums, laptop, electronics) in their 3rd release, an alternative dub album, or music created by poly-rhythm and sound effects.


Miimo: Miimo 4

Label: Amorfon
Product Code: 22032
Catalog Code: Miimo 4
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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Using bass, drums, steelpan, electronics and programming, the trio of Tatsu, Norihide Saji and Amorfon label leader Yoshio Machida create a "pulse dub" album of polyrhythms and phase, producing warm, complex and embraceable music that includes a cover of Bjork's "Hyperballad".


Olive / Owen (Tim Olive / Ben Owen): 63-66

Label: 845 Audio
Product Code: 21849
Catalog Code: 845-6
Country: Japan
 
Price: $11.95



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Recording in Brooklyn in 2014, this collaboration between Olive and Ben Owen presents four tracks of electronic improvisation using shortwave radio, oscillators, paper, contact microphones and magnetic pickups, creating a mysterious and well-paced album of sound experimentation.


Naka, Takuji / Tim Olive: The New Attractive

Label: EM Records
Product Code: 21422
Catalog Code: EM1139CD
Country: Japan
 
Price: $12.95



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The magnetic heads on Takuji Naka's cassette decks and Tim Olive's magnetic pickups explain The New "Attractive" aspect of the title, as this duo use pliable metals, analog electronics and a battered spring reverb unit to create a unique journey in sound.


Hirose, Junji / Kazuhisa Uchihashi: Saxophonedaxophone

Label: Doubtmusic
Product Code: 21421
Catalog Code: dmf-160
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Saxophonist Junji Hirose met Kazuhisa Uchihashi at Foxhole in Kichijoji in 2014 and 2015, Uchihashi performing only on Hans Reichel's daxophone--wood shapes played in a variety of ways to create unusual sound--as heard on these 10 surprising and wonderfully idiosyncratic recordings.


Pinhas, Richard / Tatsuya Yoshida: Live In Japan

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 21247
Catalog Code: MGC-49 [REPRESS]
Country: Japan
 
Price: $13.95



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After the 2014 Rock In Opposition Festival in Japan, Richard Pinhas and Yoshida Tatsuya did a two week tour of Japan; one of the results was this CD compiled from several shows during that tour, an excellent album of improvised electronics and drums from Heldon and Ruins masters.


PYN (Yoshida / Pittard / Nasuno): Songs for children who don't want to sleep

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 21034
Catalog Code: MGC-48
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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P (Yann Pittard on oud and guitar & vocals), Y (Tatsuya Yoshida on drums & vocals) and N (Mitsuru Nasuno on bass & vocals) performing Arabian Progressive Pop Improvisation, an unusual melding and orchestration of arabic progressions and melodic prog rock.


Korekyojinn: Fall Line

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 21033
Catalog Code: MGC-47
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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The 5th studio album from the trio of Tatsuya Yoshida (Ruins alone / Koenji Hyakkei), Kido Natsuki (Bondage Fruit / Salle Gavoux), Nasunomitsuru (Altered states / Umbeltipo), avant-progressive instrumental rock, melodic and complex rock performed at breakneck speed.


Murayama, Seijiro / Jean-Luc Guionnet: Mishima, Day & Night

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 20977
Catalog Code: ftarri-990
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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The third album from Japanese percussionist Seijiro Murayama and French saxophonist Jean-Luc Guionnet, each presenting unique languages and approaches to their instruments, here in four recordings made in two locations, once during the day in Mishima City at Hongaku Temple and the other at Teke Bar in the same city and on the same evening.


Fujii, Satoko Tobira: Yamiyo Ni Karasu

Label: Libra
Product Code: 20418
Catalog Code: 204-038
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Pianist Satoko Fujii's Tobira ("door") expands the original trio configuration of Todd Nicholson on bass and Takashi Itani on drums, with trumpeter/husband Natsuki Tamura, playing inventive free improvisation with sophistication in melodic heads and superb soloing.


Fujii, Satoko Orchestra Berlin: Ichigo Ichie

Label: Libra
Product Code: 20417
Catalog Code: 212-037
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Pianist Satoko Fujii's large ensemble blending masterful Japanese and Euro players like Kazuhisa Uchihashi, Natsuka Tamura with Matthias Schubert, Gebhard Ullmann, &c., with Fujii's compositions amazingly flexible frameworks that lend themselves to great soloing and ensemble playing.


Kaze: Uminari

Label: Circum-Libra
Product Code: 20416
Catalog Code: Circum-Libra 203
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Natsuki Tamura & Christian Pruvost on trumpets, Satoko Fuji on piano and Peter Orins on drums for a quartet where all members are active compositional contributors, creating a powerful ensemble sound with strong soloing using modern creative techniques; excellent!


Butcher, John : Nigemizu

Label: Uchimizu Records
Product Code: 20360
Catalog Code: Uchimizu 01
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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UK free improvising saxophonist John Butcher continues to push the boundaries in solo explorations of amazing technique and concept on his horn, using the natural resonance of his settings to enhance his wealth of ideas; here he's captured live at Shimanouchi Church, in Osaka, Japan and at Hall Egg Farm, in Fukaya, Japan in 2013 during a Japanese tour.


Akiyama, Tetuzi / Jason Kahn / Toshimaru Nakamura: Between Two

Label: Meenna
Product Code: 20359
Catalog Code: meenna-995
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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A subtly complex and sophisticated album of electroacoustic improvisation from the trio of Japanese sound artists Tetuzi Akiyama (guitar) and Toshimaru Nakamura (no-input mixing board) and Switzerland-based American drummer Jason Kahn performing live at Ftarri in Suidobashi, Tokyo, during Kahn's stay in Japan, a rich and detailed exploration.


International Nothing, The: The Dark Side of Success

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 19965
Catalog Code: ftarri-218
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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The duo of Berlin clarinetists Kai Fagaschinski and Michael Thieke (The Magic I.D.) create rich, evolving soundscapes using tones and odd interjections in unison and in dissonance, dark works of subtle beauty in unique sound oriented compositions.


Davies, Rhodri / John Butcher: Routing Lynn

Label: Ftarri
Product Code: 19911
Catalog Code: ftarri-217
Country: Japan
 
Price: $14.95



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Chris Watson recorded John Butcher on acoustic & amplified sax and Rhodri Davies on acoustic & electric harp in Routing Lynn in Northumberland, then joined them live at a festival in Gateshead where the duo played alongside Watson's reworked recordings.


Kawaguchi / Olive / Oshiro: Airs

Label: 845 Audio
Product Code: 19826
Catalog Code: 845-5
Country: Japan
 
Price: $11.95



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Using guidelines related to form, time, sound source and density, the trio of Tim Olive on magnetic pickups, Takahiro Kawaguchi and Makoto Oshiro on self-made instruments, recorded these compositions live, named for the atmosphere of the recording environment.


Acid Mothers Temple SWR: Yes, No & Perhaps

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 19627
Catalog Code: MGC-45
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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Acid Mother Temple SWR merge's AMT's Kawabata Kakoto (guitar, voice,) and Tsuyama Atsushi (bass, vocals, sax) with Yoshida Tatsuya (Ruins, Koenji Hyakkei, &c), here in their 6th release, crazy prog-oriented rock of indescribable insanity and skill!


Various Artists: The Planet: Transport [Used Item]

Label: 360 Records
Product Code: 19517
Catalog Code: 360R22
Country: Japan
 
Price: $8.95



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A cross discipline compilation of global artists working in various experimental styles. ...


Olive, Tim / Anne-F Jacques : Dominion Mills

Label: 845 Audio
Product Code: 19337
Catalog Code: 845-4
Country: Japan
 
Price: $11.95



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Anne-F Jacques performs on rotating devices, small electric motors which are modified, manipulated and amplified, and Tim Olive plays magnetic pickups, here recording 3 studio works of unusual and inspired improvisations.


Gato Libre: DuDu

Label: Libra
Product Code: 19071
Catalog Code: 104-035
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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The first Gato Libre release since the passing of bassist Norikatsu Koreyasu, adding trombonist Yasuko Kaneko alongside leader Natsuki Tamura on trumpet, Satoko Fujii on accordion, and Kazuhiko Tsumura on guitar, for eight beautiful, melodic "free cat" recordings.


Fujii, Satoko New York Orchestra: Shiki

Label: Libra
Product Code: 19070
Catalog Code: 215-036
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Satoko Fujii's amazing Orchestra New York returns with a composition that she describes as "a picture that extends beyond the canvas", performed with Oscar Noriega, Briggan Krauss, Ellery Eskelin, Tony Malaby, Andy Laster, Herb Robertson, Steven Bernstein, &c &c.


Korekyojinn (Tatsuya / Natsuki / Mitsuru): Jackson [2014 Remaster] (incl "Kaleidoscope" and "Yes Medley")

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 18929
Catalog Code: MGC-29C
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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A 2014 reissue of this 2006 release, adding a complete 10.5 minute version of "Kaleidoscope", and an amazing "Yes Medley", from the trio of drummer Yoshida Tatsuya, bassist Nasuno Mitsuru, and guitarist Kido Natsuki.


Kahn, Jason / Tim Olive: Two Sunrise

Label: 845 Audio
Product Code: 18866
Catalog Code: 845-3
Country: Japan
 
Price: $12.95



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The first meetings of Jason Kahn (analog electronic) and Tim Olive (one-string magnetic pickup device) recording in a studio session in Kyoto, 2012 for four eventful and intricately structured works with a distinct developmental momentum.


Sax Ruins: Blimmguass [JAPANESE EDITION]

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 18389
Catalog Code: MGC 44
Country: Japan
 
Price: $19.95



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The second Sax Ruins album with Tatsuya Yoshida (drums) and Ono Ryoko (alto sax) with guest Ryuichi Yoshida on baritone sax, performing new arrangements of Ruins works including "Vrresto", "Refusal Fossil", &c.


World Heritage, The: Live At Goodman

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 18388
Catalog Code: MGC-45
Country: Japan
 
Price: $15.95



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The World Heritage in their 5th release recorded live at Tokyo's Akihabara Goodman in 2012, amazing improvised instrumental rock from Tatsuya Yoshida (drums), Seiichi Yamamoto (guitar), Natsuki Kido (guitar), Yuji Katsui (violin) and Mitsuru Nasuno (bass).


Tamura, Natsuki: Dragon Nat

Label: Libra
Product Code: 17845
Catalog Code: 101-032
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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Using Gato Libre's music as the direction for his first solo album since 2004, trumpeter Natsuki Tamura releases an album of powerful and personal playing with a surreal flow of ideas, impish humor, and restrained joy.


Fujii, Satoko: Gen Himmel

Label: Libra
Product Code: 17844
Catalog Code: 201-033
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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A hauntingly beautiful set of solo piano works from Japanese pianist Satoko Fujii, subtle work that belies her incredible techincal skill through beautifully paced and meditative music.


Kaze: Tornado

Label: Circum-Libra
Product Code: 17843
Catalog Code: 202
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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With two trumpets, drums and piano, Kaze's 2nd release with Satoko Fujii, Natsuki Tamura, and Muzzix members Christian Pruvost and Peter Orins, hits like the album title, but surprises with contrasts from torrential power to beautiful melodic interplay.


Fujii, Satoko New Trio: Spring Storm

Label: Libra
Product Code: 17687
Catalog Code: 203-034
Country: Japan
 
Price: $16.95



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A set of new trio compositions from pianist Satoko Fujii with bassist Todd Nicholson and drummer/percussionist Takashi Itani, a magnificent set of compositions for the transformative season.


Mouri, Katsura / Tim Olive: Various Histories

Label: 845 Audio
Product Code: 17564
Catalog Code: 845-2
Country: Japan
 
Price: $12.95



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The first release from the duo of Katsura Mouri and Tim Olive was recorded near Kyoto on a sweltering summer day in 2010, heard in these gritty and rich ea-improv pieces from Tim Olive on pickups and metals, and Mouri on turntables.


Kazuhisa, Uchihashi / Yoshida Tatsuya: Improvisations 4 [DVD AUDIO + IMAGES]

Label: Magaibutsu
Product Code: 17240
Catalog Code: MGMD-01
Country: Japan
 
Price: $18.95



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The 4th improvisation release of drummer Yoshida Tatsuya (Ruins, Koenji, &c) and guitarist Uchihasi Kazuhisa (Altered States) is a DVD audio release presenting 36 remarkable live tracks from 6 concerts recorded 2004-2012.