Monthly Archives: September 2006

Dusted Reviews


Dusted recently posted a bunch of new reviews. Artist: The Dirty Projectors Album: New Attitude Label: Marriage Artist: Wolf Eyes Album: Human Animal Label: Sub Pop Artist: DJ Shadow Album: The Outsider Label: Island Artist: The Necks Album: Chemist Label: … Continue reading

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Bagatellen Reviews


The latest from Bagatellen. Brian Allen w/ Tony Malaby and Tom Rainey – Synapse – 29 Sep 06 Sun Ra – Concert for Comet Kohoutek – 26 Sep 06

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At the Roulette in November


Upcoming shows at New York’s Roulette: For immediate release ROULETTE presents 20 Greene St (between Canal and Grand St) 8:30 PM Admission $15 Students $10 MEMBERS FREE TICKETS/RSVP: 212.219.8242 Roulette 228 West Broadway New York, NY 10013 contact: press@roulette.org http://www.roulette.org/Continue reading

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Steve Reich Writes


Reich reviews some predictions he made about the future of classical music in 1970. Thirty-six years ago, I had the nerve to write a short essay entitled “Some Optimistic Predictions about the Future of Music”. I would not write such … Continue reading

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Another Ornette Coleman review: Melody's the key clause


This review focuses on Coleman’s supposedly unconventional sounds. Part of the legend of saxophonist Ornette Coleman, as with many other great innovators, has to do with early rejection and ridicule. There’s the story of one of his first employers, rhythm … Continue reading

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DMG Newsletter September 29th 2006


This week’s DMG Newsletter has the latest news and reviews. THE FALL ROLLS IN with NEW DISCS from MARK FELDMAN/JOHN TAYLOR/ANDERS JORMIN/TOM RAINEY, BILL FRISELL/RON CARTER/PAUL MOTIAN, GARY LUCAS’ GODS & MONSTERS, HILMAR JENSSON’S TYFT w/ JIM BLACK/ANDREW D’ANGELO, JOE … Continue reading

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More ReR Releases


Our earlier post missed these two ReR releases, that have come out along with the Henry Cow box and the new Hail. PICCHIO DAL POZZO “abbiamo tutti i suoi problemi” Amongst the cognoscenti, Picchio dal Pozzo are regarded as one … Continue reading

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