Monthly Archives: August 2010

Turn Around Norman, Ben Syversen Trio @ Windup Space


From Baltimore’s Out Of Your Head: Just a quick plug for a creative show in the Baltimore area. A great trumpet player and friend Ben Syversen is on tour with his trio featuring guitarist Xander Naylor and drummer Jeremy Gustin. … Continue reading

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5th Annual Umbrella Music Festival


Image by cattoo via Flickr From Chicago’s Umbrella Music: Umbrella Music is pleased to announce the final schedule for the fifth annual Umbrella Music Festival, November 3rd-7th. The event celebrates jazz and improvised music from Chicago and beyond. Wednesday, November … Continue reading

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Patrick Breiner’s Colloquial Quartet in Madison


Image via Wikipedia From Surrounded by Reality Music: Patrick Breiner’s Colloquial Quartet Friday, September 3 9:30 @ Restaurant Magnus (120 E. Wilson St) No Cover Patrick Breiner – tenor saxophone and clarinet Brennan Connors – tenor and soprano saxophones, flute … Continue reading

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Musique Machine Reviews


From Musique Machine: Various Artists – Zelphabet vol J Stratvm Terror – This Is My Own Hell Aquadors – Cloudlands Little Annie & Paul Wallfisch – Genderful Smrznik – Welcome To The Standard Nightmare …Massacre – After Party Massacre Noma … Continue reading

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Music and More Reviews


Image via Wikipedia From Music and More: Julian Arguelles – Ground Rush (Clean Feed, 2010) Louis Sclavis, Craig Taborn and Tom Rainey – Eldorado Trio (Clean Feen, 2010) William Parker Organ Quartet – Uncle Joe’s Spirit House (Centering/AUM Fidelity, 2010) … Continue reading

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All About Jazz Reviews


Image via Wikipedia From AllAboutJazz.com: Nils Petter Molvaer Hamada (Thirsty Ear Recordings) Vox Arcana Aerial Age (Allos Documents) Satoko Fujii Orchestra Tokyo Zakopane (Libra Records) Phonophani Kreken (Rune Grammofon) Gato Libre Shiro (Libra Records) First Meeting Cut the Rope (Libra … Continue reading

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Sonomu Reviews


From Sonomu: Valery Siver & Kirill Trepakov, Music from The Russian Pages (Electroshock Records) Celer, Pockets Of Wheat (Soundscaping Records) Anduin & Jasper TX, The Bending of Light (SMTG) Pausal, Lapses (Barge Recordings)

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