Archive for January 3, 2013

The Squid’s Ear Reviews

Posted: January 3, 2013 by Mike in Reviews

Dj Rodrigo Amado en Acción

Dj Rodrigo Amado en Acción (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

From the The Squid’s Ear:

Various Artists – Because Tomorrow Comes #3 (BTC)
Rodrigo Amado – Searching for Adam (Not Two Records)
Swiss Improvisers Orchestra – Zwitzerland (Creative Sources)


English: Mary Halvorson, Jazz guitarist; Pictu...

From New York’s Jack venue:

JACK presents: Mary Halvorson, Ingrid Laubrock, Jon Irabagon
January 28
8pm, Mary Halvorson & Ingrid Laubrock
10pm, Mary Halvorson & Jon Irabagon
$10 per set.

JACK is kicking off its inaugural season of music concerts with a superstar lineup curated by Kevin Reilly. International guitarist Mary Halvorson performs two sets of improvised music with saxophone collaborators Ingrid Laubrock and Jon Irabagon. Saxophonist Ingrid Laubrock and guitarist Mary Halvorson met in New York City in 2008. Since their first time playing music together

Jazz Anxiety
Tuesday Jan 30
8:00 PM, $10 Admission
John Blum/Weasel Walter duo
Bern Nix Quartet

Heavy-hitting power duo John Blum (piano) and Weasel Walter (drums) can be seen performing all around NYC, but rarely is there the chance to see them together! Guitarist Bern Nix brings his new group to JACK fresh from their sold-out show last month at The Iridium. Fusing complex improvisational systems with strange-yet-catchy melodies, Nix’s new group showcases the ex-Prime Time guitarist’s completely unique approach to jazz.

Upcoming Portland Shows

Posted: January 3, 2013 by Mike in Performances

Wayne Horvitz 3

Wayne Horvitz 3 (Photo credit: michaelz1)

From Portland’s Creative Music Guild:

Soup Purse & Leah Wilmoth
Ryan Miller / Andrew Jones Duo
January 16, 2013
8pm
$ 5 – 15 sliding scale
Revival Drum Shop (1465 NE Prescott)

In the Future:
February 6 – Outset Series: Tim Wescott, Medicine Cabinet
February 16- Confluence: Wayne Horvitz and Blue Cranes @ the Mission Theater.
February 17- Confluence: Wayne Horvitz and the CMG Collective Music Ensemble @ Secret Society.
February 20- Outset Series: Catherine Lee & Pulse Emitter

This Week in Buenos Aires

Posted: January 3, 2013 by Mike in Performances

From Buenos Aires,su Nueva Musica:

Friday 04 January – 22:30hs.:
CUARTETO PROMEDIO ( free jazz )
Ramiro Penovi (guitarra)
Pablo Puntoriero (saxophones)
Luis Agudo (percussion)
Pepi Taveira (drums ).

Friday 04 Jan after midnight show – 00:45hs.:
NÚÑEZ CUARTETO ( free jazz )
Ada Rave (tenor (sax)
Hernán Rodríguez (drums)
Pablo Vazquez (contrabass)
Rodrigo Núñez (piano ).

Saturday 05 January – 22:30hs.:
RODRIGO DOMINGUEZ GRUPO ( free jazz )
Emma Famin ( alto sax) -
Rodrigo Dominguez (saxophoness) -
Leonel Cejas (contrabass) -
Pablo Diaz (drums).

Saturday 05 JAn after midnight show 00:45hs.:
ANDRÉS ELSTEIN TRÍO ( free jazz )
Ada Rave (saxophones)
Nicolas Chientaroli (piano)
Andrés Elstein (drums).

All shows at Virasoro Bar, Guatemala 4328

Igloo Magazine Reviews

Posted: January 3, 2013 by Mike in Reviews

From igloomag.com:

Maëror Tri :: Emotional Engramm (Zoharum)
Saul Stokes :: Formation EP (Stokesmusic)