Daily Archives: January 9, 2012

Out on Die Schachtel


Newish releases from Italian label Die Schachtel: NICOLA RATTI – “220 TONES” FABIO SELVAFIORITA / VALERIO TRICOLI – “DEATH BY WATER” 7k OAKS – “ENTELECHY” PHILIP CORNER / MANUEL ZURRIA – “JOY FLASHINGS” Related articles FABIO SELVAFIORITA / VALERIO TRICOLI … Continue reading

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Winter Jazzfest Review


From NYTimes.com: At best, Winter Jazzfest is an extraordinary thing. It’s a significant jazz festival, not tied to any cultural institution. And it doesn’t rely on the names that would fill Carnegie Hall or Rose Theater, but on those that … Continue reading

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Newsbits


Weird metal-ish band Kayo Dot’s latest release is reviewed. You can hear electroacoustic music in London, February 14th. Marco Oppedisano has a new piece out. Singer Theo Bleckmann has released “Hello Earth! – The Music of Kate Bush.” Sun Ra’s … Continue reading

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Unseen Worlds Releases


The latest from Unseen Worlds Records: “Blue” Gene Tyranny Detours UW07 LP / CD / Digital – Released January 2012 Detours is “Blue” Gene Tyranny’s first album of new piano works since 2003’s Take Your Time. A beautifully recorded collection … Continue reading

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Upcoming Umbrella Music Shows


From Chicago’s Umbrella Music: Jan 11 SET I: Tres Hongos SET II: Josh Berman Quartet The Hideout Jan 12 John Dikeman Double Trio Elastic Jan 15 Pandelis Karayorgis Quintet Hungry Brain Jan 19 Steve Marquette Quintet Elastic Jan 25 SET … Continue reading

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All About Jazz Reviews


From All About Jazz: Jon Lundbom & Big Five Chord Quavers! Quavers! Quavers! Quavers! (Hot Cup Records) The Ames Room Bird Dies (Clean Feed Records) Slivovitz Bani Ahead (Moonjune Records) Steve Coleman and Five Elements The Mancy of Sound (Pi … Continue reading

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