Monthly Archives: May 2008
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
Henry Grimes is playing out this coming month. Sunday, June 1st, 8 p.m: Julie Patton’s â€œGhost of a Chance Defense Fun(d) Bandâ€ rent party, w/ Julie Patton (â€œvoicesaysâ€), special guest Henry Grimes, â€œPoet of the Airâ€ (words, instrumental voicing), Brad … Continue reading
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
Free Albums Galore informs us of the availability of the Tellus recordings in Ubuweb. Tellus was a bimonthly audiocassette â€œmagazineâ€ devoted to promoting new and experimental music. It was published from 1983 to 1992 and featured many of the most … Continue reading
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.
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
Downbeast is a new blog from the Cryptogramophone guys.