Daily Archives: February 10, 2009

New Release Tuesday


Image via Wikipedia Just a quick reminder that four highly anticipated albums are out today. Efforts by Alex Cline and Nels Cline have been released on Cryptogramophone, and recordings by David S. Ware (actually released 2 weeks ago) and the … Continue reading

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Cynic mixes it up with extreme metal and avant-garde jazz


Sean Reinert (via last.fm) This is a bit of an indulgence on my part – an interview with the founder of Cynic. Though nurtured in the humid birthplace of modern death metal, Miami, Florida’s Cynic never really fit in with … Continue reading

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Throbbing Gristle US Tour


Image via Wikipedia Throbbing Gristle will tour this Spring. DATES ANNOUNCED FIRST US TOUR SINCE 1981 INCLUDING COACHELLA AND FIRST TIME EVER SHOWS IN NYC AND CHICAGO 4/16/09 MASONIC HALL BROOKLYN, NEW YORK 4/19/09 COACHELLA INDIO, CA 4/21/09 UCLA LOS … Continue reading

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Umbrella Music Through February 22nd


From Chicago’s Umbrella Music: Wednesday, 11 February 2009 The Hideout 10:00PM | Gray/Becker/Roebke Darin Gray – bass Jim Becker – fiddle Jason Roebke – bass 11:00PM | James Falzone’s Allos Musica James Falzone – clarinet Cathy Kuna – cello Adam … Continue reading

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New Nels and Alex Cline Releases on Cryptogramophone


Nels Cline (via last.fm) From Cryptogramophone: Alex Cline – Continuation Alex Cline – drums and percussion Peggy Lee – cello Myra Melford – piano and harmonium Scott Walton – bass Jeff Gauthier – violin Percussionist Alex Cline steps into the … Continue reading

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Tony Bianco and Paul Dunmall at the Vortex in London


Image via Wikipedia All About Jazz reports on this show. It was billed as a trio, but in retrospect it was hard to see how a bassist could fit in with the powerhouse duo of U.S. expat drummer Tony Bianco … Continue reading

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AMN Picks of the Week


Cover via Amazon Here is where I post, at a frequency of about once a week, a list of the new music that has caught my attention that week. All of the releases listed below I’ve heard for the first … Continue reading

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