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Liquid Soul: Liquid Soul Vol. 1

Label: Ark 21 Records
Product Code: 30430
Catalog Code: 61868 10021 2 3
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Mars William's Grammy-nominated eight piece collective performing a funky fusion of jazz, hip-hop, funk, free jazz and hard-bop, a band that had a Sunday night Chicago residency starting at the Elbo Room in 1994 and then moving to the Double Door through 2003; this album compiles archives from a wealth of recordings from those shows, along with unreleased studio recordings.


Williams, Mars / Vasco Trilla: Spiracle

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 29806
Catalog Code: MW 1007-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $15.95



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A truly unique duo album of sax and drums from Chicago reedist Mars Williams and Spanish percussionist Vasco Trilla, using their immense technical skills to pivot reflective and meditative playing around exuberant free jazz spirit, maintaining a sense of journey and sonic introspection through unusual and extended technique; a beautifully balanced album.


Williams, Mars Presents: An Ayler Xmas Vol. 4: Chicago vs. NYC [VINYL]

Label: Astral Spirits / Soul What Records
Product Code: 29788
Catalog Code: AS154_LP/SWR008_LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $24.95



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This year's An Ayler Xmas, the 4th in the series from saxophonist Mars Williams, expands to a double CD with recordings from two bands: Josh Berman, Jim Baker, Kent Kessler, Brian Sandstrom & Steve Hunt (Chicago); and Steve Swell, Hilliard Greene, Chris Corsano, Nels Cline & Fred Lonberg-Holm (NYC); in incredible free jazz mashups and bash-ups of Holiday favorites.


Stirrup + 6 (Lonberg-Holdm / Macri / Rumback): The Avondale Addition

Label: Cuneiform
Product Code: 29419
Catalog Code: Rune 473
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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The Stirrup trio of cellist Fred Lonberg-Holm, Nick Macri (bass), and Charles Rumback (drums) is merged with improvisers from Lonberg-Holm's Lightbox Orchestra project--Keefe Jackson & Mars Williams on reeds, guitarist Peter Maunu, violist Jen Clare Paulson, trumpeter Russ Johnson & Zoots Houston on electronics -for this compelling structured performance at Elastic Arts.


Boneshaker: Thinking Out Loud [VINYL-DAMAGED] [Used Item]

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 28930
Catalog Code: TROST 158LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $11.95



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The third album from this international trio of powerful improvisers--Norwegian drummer/percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love, Chicago bassist Kent Kessler, and Chicago/NY saxophonist Mars William-- in four odysseys that take the listener from introspective playing to out and out blowing, using technique to serve their incredible dialog.


Williams, Mars Presents: An Ayler Xmas Volume 3 Live in Krakow

Label: Not Two
Product Code: 28326
Catalog Code: MW996-2
Country: Poland
 
Price: $13.95



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The 3rd volume of saxophonist Mars Williams' Albert Ayler-infused holiday records, bring free jazz to the holidays in a unique holiday mash-up of songs with titles like "Noel Omega - Twas The Night Before The Frosty Island Harvest Xmas", in a quintet with Jaimie Branch (trumpet), Knox Chandler (electric guitar), Mark Tokar (bass) and Klaus Kugel (drums).


Boneshaker (Williams / Nilssen-Love / Kessler): Fake Music

Label: Soul What Records
Product Code: 27305
Catalog Code: SWR 0004
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Masterful, fervent free jazz from trans-Atlantic trio of Mars Williams on saxophones, Kent Kessler on bass, and Paal Nilssen-Love on drums, captured live at Elastic Arts, in Chicago in 2017 for three impressive collective improvisations of intense energy, articulate and extended expression, and ecstatic improvisation in an exceptional and cohesive concert.


Williams, Mars presents : An Ayler Xmas Volume 2

Label: ESP
Product Code: 26605
Catalog Code: ESPDISK 5030CD
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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After releasing "An Ayler Xmas: The Music of Albert Ayler & Songs of Christmas" on Chicago saxophonist Mars Williams' Soul What? Label, ESP approached him for a 2nd volume, resulting in this joyful and quirky holiday record with contributions from Josh Berman, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Kent Kessler, Jeb Bishop, Christof Kurzmann, Didi Kern, Thomas Berghammer, Steve Hunt, Jim Baker and Hermann Stangassinger.


Boneshaker: Thinking Out Loud [VINYL-DAMAGED]

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 26466
Catalog Code: TROST 158LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $15.79



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The third album from this international trio of powerful improvisers--Norwegian drummer/percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love, Chicago bassist Kent Kessler, and Chicago/NY saxophonist Mars William-- in four odysseys that take the listener from introspective playing to out and out blowing, using technique to serve their incredible dialog.


Vandermark, Ken (w/ Daisy / Kurzmann / Stadhouders / / Wooley / Yeh): Momentum 2 & 3 [2 CDs]

Label: Audiographic Records
Product Code: 26348
Catalog Code: AGR011/12
Country: USA
 
Price: $21.95



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Two sessions blending free jazz with experimental ea work: Nashville with Tim Daisy (drums), Christof Kurzmann (ppooll), Jasper Stadhouders (electric bass), Vandermark (reeds), Nate Wooley (trumpet) and C. Spencer Yeh (violin); then Chicago with Tim Barnes (drums), Nick Macri (acoustic bass), Lou Mallozzi (turntables), Vandermark (reeds) and Mars Williams (sax).


Boneshaker (Mars Williams / Paal Nilssen-Love / Kent Kessler): Unusual Words

Label: Soul What Records
Product Code: 25237
Catalog Code: None
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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A CD intended to sell at concerts from Mars Williams' own Soul What Records label, a studio recording in 2012 from the powerhouse trio of Chicago multi-reedist Mars Williams, in-demand Norwegian drummer/percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love, and Chicago bassist Kent Kessler, running the gamut from furious blowing to introspective interaction.


Williams, Mars presents (w/ Berman / Lonberg-Holm / Baker / Kessler / Sandstrom / Hunt): An Ayler Xmas: The Music of Albert Ayler & Songs of Christmas

Label: Soul What Records
Product Code: 25221
Catalog Code: SWR 0003
Country: USA
 
Price: $14.95



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Chicago saxophonist Mars Williams directs his Albert Ayler tribute band, Witches and Devils, to merge Ayler-esque compositions with Christmas songs, performed by Josh Berman (cornet) Fred Lonberg-Holm (cello), Jim Baker (keys, viola), Kent Kessler (bass), Brian Sandstrom (bass, guitar, trumpet); an unexpected and welcome present for your free jazz festivities!


Boneshaker: Thinking Out Loud [VINYL]

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 24721
Catalog Code: TROST 158LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $22.95



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The third album from this international trio of powerful improvisers--Norwegian drummer/percussionist Paal Nilssen-Love, Chicago bassist Kent Kessler, and Chicago/NY saxophonist Mars William-- in four odysseys that take the listener from introspective playing to out and out blowing, using technique to serve their incredible dialog.


Audio One (Vandermark/Adasiewicz/Berman/Bishop/Rempis/Williams/Mazzarrella/Daisy/Macri/Paulson): The Midwest School [VINYL]

Label: Audiographic Records
Product Code: 21583
Catalog Code: AGR-002LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $24.95



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With a quartet of reeds (Nick Mazzarella, Dave Rempis, Ken Vandermark, Mars Williams), Jeb Bishop on trombone, Josh Berman on cornet, plus Jen Paulson on viola, Jason Adasiewicz on vibes, Nick Macri on bass and Tim Daisy on drums, this Chicago band burns with amazing free playing!


Audio One (Vandermark/Adasiewicz/Berman/Bishop/Rempis/Williams/Mazzarrella/Daisy/Macri/Paulson): An International Report [VINYL]

Label: Audiographic Records
Product Code: 21580
Catalog Code: AGR-001LP
Country: USA
 
Price: $24.95



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The first release from Ken Vandermark's Audiographic label, and his new band Audio One, a 10-piece ensemble inclduing Jason Adasiewicz (vibes), Jeb Bishop (trombone), Josh Berman (cornet), Tim Daisy (drums), Nick Mazzarella, Mars Williams, Dave Rempis & Ken Vandermark on reeds.


Chicago Reed Quartet (Mazzarella / Rempis / Williams / Vandermark): Western Automatic

Label: Aerophonic
Product Code: 20886
Catalog Code: AR009
Country: USA
 
Price: $13.95



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Four generations of Chicago saxophonists--Dave Rempis, Ken Vandermark, Mars Williams, and Nick Mazzarella--come together in an interactive saxophone quartet with each player providing 2 compositions of well-developed, powerful, engaging free and lyrical jazz.


Boneshaker (Williams / Nilssen-Love / Kessler): Boneshaker [VINYL]

Label: Trost Records
Product Code: 16963
Catalog Code: TROST 113LP
Country: Austria
 
Price: $19.76



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An apt title for the driven and exhilarating free jazz from the transatlatic trio of Mars Williams (reeds, toy instruments), Paal Nilssen-Love (drums & percussion) and Kent Kessler (bass).