Monthly Archives: July 2010

Sonomu Reviews

From Sonomu: Tamagawa, Plus Tard, La Meme Jour… (Noecho Records) Rapoon, Obscure Objects of Desire (Vivo) Strom Noir, Luvyoo (CDR Ambsine Records)

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Two New Releases from Land of Decay

Land of Decay is shipping a pair of new releases: Artist: Neil Jendon Title: “Male Fantasies” The pieces on here range from being thick, noisy, abrasive passages to quiet serene and contemplative. Artist: André Foisy Title: “After the Prophecy” Two … Continue reading

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The Squid's Ear Reviews

Image via Wikipedia From The Squid’s Ear: Tatsuya Nakatani – Abiogenesis (H&H Production) Barre Phillips – Portraits (Kadima Collective) Ino / Imai / Dorner / Nori – Rostbestandige Zeit (Doubtmusic) Giacinto Scelsi – Tre Canti Popolari + Due Componimenti Impetuosi … Continue reading

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Classical Music Listings From The New York Times

From Asphalt Orchestra (Wednesday and Thursday) This explosive marching band, assembled last year by Bang on a Can, returns with new drills and fresh repertory by Yoko Ono and David Byrne. The parade steps in a different Lincoln Center … Continue reading

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Jazz Listings From The New York Times

In the Times: Kris Davis (Saturday) Ms. Davis, a pianist of restless intelligence, celebrates the release of two strikingly dissimilar albums here, one per set. At 8:30 p.m. she’ll regroup with the bassist John Hébert and the drummer Tom Rainey … Continue reading

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A Frank Zappa statue is to be dedicated in Baltimore this September. A preorder of the latest release from the Chicago Odense Ensemble is available. Battles has scheduled two shows and is planning a new release. Netlabel Feedback Loop has … Continue reading

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Improvisor Festival

Image via Wikipedia The Improvisor Festival takes place next month in a number of cities and features performances by Andrea Centazzo, Davey Williams, Henry Kaiser, LaDonna Smith, Wally Shoup, Chris Cochrane, Shaking Ray Levis, Col Bruce Hampton, Oteil Burbridge, Gino … Continue reading

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