Monthly Archives: June 2007

Music industry attacks free CD


The artist formerly known as Prince releases a free CD via a Sunday paper, and retailers and his music label go ballistic. So…shall we conclude that one should not give music away if one wants to?

Posted in Industry

Jazz Listings In NY


Jazz in New York this weekend. ★ THE BAD PLUS (Tomorrow) With its fifth studio album, “Prog” (Do the Math), this trio ventures further along a distinctive and adventurous path; the bassist Reid Anderson, the pianist Ethan Iverson and the … Continue reading

Posted in Performances

Moholo-Moholo and Crispell Previewed


Tomorrow’s Baltimore performance of Louis Moholo-Moholo and Marilyn Crispell is previewed. Marilyn Crispell and Louis Moholo-Moholo perform at 8 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. Saturday at An die Musik Live, 409 N. Charles St. Tickets are $20 ($18 for seniors and … Continue reading

Posted in Performances

Coleman and Hill Win Jazz Journalists' Association Awards


From NewMusicBox: Ornette Coleman and the late Andrew Hill were the two big winners of the 2007 Awards of the Jazz Journalists’ Association (JJA), an organization comprising 400 journalists, editors, broadcasters, and photographers working internationally. JJA President Howard Mandel presided … Continue reading

Posted in General

DMG Newsletter June 29th 2007


From DMG: THREE DISCS from PSI: EVAN PARKER QT, EVAN PARKER/RUTHERFORD /SCHLIPPENBACH, FORCH (w/ BUTCHER, LOVENS & MINTON), ‘SLAVA’ GANELIN & VLADIMIR VOLKOV, TRIO OF DOOM [JOHN McLAUGHLIN/JACO PASTORIUS/TONY WILLIAMS], MUSHROOM w/ EDDIE GALE, JOEL HARRISON [w/ NGUYEN LE & … Continue reading

Posted in Releases, Reviews

Musique Machine Reviews


From Musique Machine: Ov – Noctilucent Valleys Noctilucent Valleys submerges the listener in heady and psychedelic world made up of synth drone craft, lo-grade electro beatscapes, free form folk/ improvised rock traces , with the odd touches of dreamy & … Continue reading

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Bagatellen Reviews


From Bagatellen: Nagl, Bernstein, Akchot̩, Jones РBig Four Live Р28 Jun 07 MIMEO РSight Р28 Jun 07

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