Month: February 2004

Nels Cline Doings

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Pop on over to Nels’ site and, among other things, you find his latest batch of new and upcoming releases:

OUT NOW:

RICKIE LEE JONES – The Evening of My Best Day (V2 CD).
I’m on track 9 with Rickie Lee, Mike Watt, Pete Thomas, and ??. The advance disc has no personnel listed, and piano was added later. I think this track is pretty good, but the album has some real marvels on it! More on this later.

NELS CLINE & DEVIN SARNO – Buried On Bunker Hill (Ground Fault CD).

VINNY GOLIA QUINTET – One, Three, Two (Jazz’halo 2XCD)
Featuring Vinny w/ Alex Cline, Michael Vlatkovitch, Scott Walton, & NC. (Recorded live in Belgium, Sept. 2001).

FINISHED, SEQUENCED, ALMOST-TITLED, AWAITING THEIR MOMENT OF COMPLETION AND RELEASE:

NELS CLINE & VINNY GOLIA – The Entire Time (NineWinds CD)
Due Feb ’04
THE NELS CLINE SINGERS – The Giant Pin (Cryptogramophone CD)
Due May ’04
NELS CLINE, ANDREA PARKINS, TOM RAINEY – Ash And Tabula (Atavistic CD)
Due June ’04
ELLIOTT SHARP & NELS CLINE – Let Her In (10″ vinyl) (Rectangle International)
Due Oct. ’04
ACOUSTIC GUITAR TRIO – Vignes
Release date TBA
LEE RANALDO, MARINA ROSENFELD, NC – Live at Tonic, NYC (Atavistic CD)
Release date TBA

Kiss The Frog

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Kiss the Frog is a jam band a few notches above the rest. Check out their site for more information, tourdates and albums ready to download.

Other Minds Festival

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The Other Minds Festival takes place next weekend in the SF Bay Area, and features a number of modern classical composers and performers.

Mutable Music

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Mutable Music is a small label focusing on modern creative music. Their new releases include:

REVOLUTIONARY ENSEMBLE: The Psyche CD (MUTABLE 17514). The Revolutionary Ensemble was: Leroy Jenkins (violin), Sirone (bass), Jerome Cooper (drums, piano).

MITCHELL, ROSCOE: Solo 3 3CD (MUTABLE 17515).

Upcoming Shows at the Project Room

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The Project Room in NYC has an excellent lineup of upcoming shows.

Fred Frith on Tour

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These dates provided by Fred’s site:

04-25 Stans (Switzerland) with Arte Quartet
03-07 Paris (France) Cité de la Musique Maybe Monday plus Guests
02-28 Portland OR (USA) solo

Acid Mothers Temple on Tour

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Acid Mothers Temple has announced the following tour dates for May and June:

THU 5/20 TORONTO, ON
FRI 5/21 VICTORIAVILLE, PQ
SAT 5/22 BOSTON, MA
SUN 5/23 NEW YORK, NY
MON 5/24 OBERLIN, OH
TUE 5/25 COLUMBUS, OH
WED 5/26 CLEVELAND, OH
THU 5/27 DETROIT, MI
FRI 5/28 CHICAGO, IL
SAT 5/29 MINNEAPOLIS, MN
MINNEAPOLIS, MN
SUN 5/30 travel day
MON 5/31 travel day
TUE 6/1 SEATTLE, WA
WED 6/2 PORTLAND, OR
THU 6/3
FRI 6/4 SAN FRANCISCO, CA
SAT 6/5 SAN FRANCISCO, CA
SUN 6/6 LOS ANGELES, CA
MON 6/7 LOS ANGELES, CA
TUE 6/8 SAN DIEGO, CA
WED 6/9 travel day
THU 6/10 travel day
FRI 6/11 DALLAS, TX
SAT 6/12 AUSTIN, TX
SUN 6/13 HOUSTON, TX
MON 6/14 NEW ORLEANS, LA
TUE 6/15 ATLANTA, GA
WED 6/16 CARRBORO, NC
THU 6/17 BALTIMORE, MD
FRI 6/18 PHILADELPHIA, PA
SAT 6/19 BROOKLYN, NY
SUN 6/20 MONTREAL, PQ