Daily Archives: February 17, 2009

Making avant-garde jazz in a mostly killing climate

Moppa Elliott of Mostly Other People Do the Killing is interviewed. The record business is a sinkhole no matter which way you turn. But in this troubled economy, Moppa Elliott chose an especially tough path: playing in an avant-garde bop … Continue reading

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Zappa Plays Zappa Tour Dates

A long list of tour dates for ZPZ: Feb 26, ’09 Phoenix, AZ – Dodge Theatre Feb 27, ’09 Las Vegas, NV – House Of Blues Feb 28, ’09 Ventura, CA – Ventura Theatre Mar 01, ’09 San Diego, CA … Continue reading

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Kronos and Others at MusicNow

Image via Wikipedia Cincinnati’s MusicNow Festival features Kronos performing some new pieces. The Kronos Quartet present a two concerts that highlight the incredible diversity of their performances and recordings. The first evening will include two new pieces commissioned for the … Continue reading

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The Stone in March

Image via Wikipedia Coming up at the Stone in New York. March 2009 at the Stone curated by Lukas Ligeti 3/1 Sunday (MP) 8 pm Borah Bergman solo Borah Bergman (piano) 10 pm Rupert Huber solo Rupert Huber (piano, electronics) … Continue reading

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Gunter Hampel + Giuseppi Logan at the Bowery Poetry Club

Image via Wikipedia From New York’s Bowery Poetry Club and ESP Disk: ESP-Disk’ LIVE @Bowery Poetry Club A contemporary music series Tuesday February 17, 2009 10pm Gunter Hampel (esp 1042) vibes, bass clarinet, flute “the art of the solo” 11pm … Continue reading

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