Monthly Archives: May 2008

Guardian Music Reviews

Reviews from the Guardian: Fieldwork, Door *** Pi Recordings James Carter, Present Tense **** Universal/Emarcy Bill Frisell, History, Mystery **** Nonesuch John Surman, Rain On the Window **** ECM Marilyn Crispell, Vignettes *** ECM

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Henry Grimes Performances

Henry Grimes is playing out this coming month. Sunday, June 1st, 8 p.m: Julie Patton’s “Ghost of a Chance Defense Fun(d) Band” rent party, w/ Julie Patton (“voicesays”), special guest Henry Grimes, “Poet of the Air” (words, instrumental voicing), Brad … Continue reading

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Free Jazz Blog Reviews

From Free Jazz: Wednesday, May 28, 2008 Satoko Fujii … and bands … looking back from the future … Satoko Fujii Trio – Trace A River (Libra, 2008) **** Junk Box – Sunny Then Cloudy (Libra, 2008) ***** Gato Libre … Continue reading

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Tellus Recordings

Free Albums Galore informs us of the availability of the Tellus recordings in Ubuweb. Tellus was a bimonthly audiocassette “magazine” devoted to promoting new and experimental music. It was published from 1983 to 1992 and featured many of the most … Continue reading

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Mike Patton’s A Perfect Place Original Soundtrack

The new Mike Patton is reviewed. The reviewer claims it is Patton’s best since Mr. Bungle. Here at AMN Central we’ve found it to be quite good but perhaps not as strong of some of his recent efforts.

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New Frank Zappa DVD – The Torture Never Stops

Yet another Zappa DVD is out. Frank Zappa – The Torture Never Stops DVD Halloween, New York City, 1981 Live at The Palladium edited, performed & music composed & conducted by FZ with Ray White, Steve Vai, Bobby Martin, Tommy … Continue reading

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Downbeast Music Blog

Downbeast is a new blog from the Cryptogramophone guys.

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