Monthly Archives: October 2004

The Sounds of Fear


Ok, one more for Halloween. This article discusses the offbeat music popularized in horror films, from Mike Oldfield to Goblin to George Crumb.

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Velvet Lounge Reopens


Fred Anderson’s Velvet Lounge is open once again and hosting live performances, after a few problems due to nearby construction.

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Ayler's Holy Ghost Redux


This 9CD boxed set of Ayler’s work is generating a lot of press. Read articles in the New York Times, Jamaca Observer, Village Voice, and London News Review.

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Two Braxton Shows in December at Wesleyan


Anthony Braxton (that’s Professor Braxton to me and you) will be playing with his small ensemble on December 8th and with his large ensemble on December 10th.

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Get into the Halloween Spirit with Theophany


Theophany Radio is streaming the spooky music of Cold Meat Industries for the next day or so. Time to scare those trick-or-treaters, methinks…

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Upcoming at the Knit


New York’s Knitting Factory has a number of interesting shows coming in the next couple of weeks. Thu, Nov 04 8:00 PM $15.00 ‘Boxing & Jazz’ Matthew Shipp Trio w/ Guillermo Brown, William Parker with film ‘Combinations’ directed by Patrick … Continue reading

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Miles Davis – Seven Steps


The BBC reviews the latest boxed set of Miles, Seven Steps; The Complete Columbia Recordings 1963 – 1964.

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