Monthly Archives: September 2007

Musique Machine Reviews

From Musique Machine: Chica & the Folder – Under The Balcony Under the Balcony is a memorable collection of quirky and inventive electronica that slides between dance floor friendly beatscapes, retro electro washers, and theatricals. Mixing in organic elements like … Continue reading

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Ken Vandermark Blog Update

Ken Vandermark blogs about life on the road and recent events. As I sit here in Stockholm washing my clothes at a laundromat, I realize that nearly another month has gone by since I last wrote down what’s transpired – … Continue reading

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This Week at Ars Nova

This week at Philly’s Ars Nova Workshop: Saturday, October 6 | 8pm Crispell / Helias / Cyrille Trio with Marilyn Crispell, piano Mark Helias, double-bass Andrew Cyrille, drums Lytton / Wooley Duo with Paul Lytton, percussion Nate Wooley, trumpet Rose … Continue reading

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Emanem & Psi news

The latest releases from Emanem & Psi: Latest Emanem releases – available now: 4141 Trio of Uncertainty ‘Unlocked’ (2007) with Veryan Weston, Hannah Marshall & Satoko Fukuda 4142 John Butcher ‘The Geometry of Sentiment’ (2004/6) 4143 Elliott Sharp & Charlotte … Continue reading

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Benefit Concert for Billy Bang

A benefit for Billy Bang will take place tonight in New York. Friends of Bang present We Take Care of Our Own A Benefit for Billy Bang Sunday, September 30 7 pm Admission: $25 3 Phenomenal Bands: Other Dimensions in … Continue reading

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Jazz Listings from the New York Times

Jazz in New York this week, from the Times: ★ DARCY JAMES ARGUE’S SECRET SOCIETY (Thursday) Led by the serious-minded jazz composer (and indefatigable jazz blogger) Darcy James Argue, this powerful and well-stocked ensemble juxtaposes postwar big-band conventions with ideas … Continue reading

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DMG Newsletter September 28th 2007

From DMG: Indian Summer in NY brings new discs from: Emanem: John Butcher, Elliott Sharp & Charlotte Hug, Trio of Uncertainty (Veryan Weston, Hannah Marshall & Satoko Fukuda), New Kevin Ayers CD, Thurston Moore, Sir Richard Bishop, Nick Didkovsky, Jessica … Continue reading

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