Newsbits: Shipp / Plaistow / Frith / Andriessen

Avantwhatever is bringing  Jim Denley (Balloonsax), Sam Pettigrew (Bass + Electronics ), Alice Hui-Sheng Chang (Vocals) & Ben Byrne (Data Tapes) and Anthony Magento (Stereoscopic Visions & Abstractions) to Melbourne.

Burning Ambulance provides a link to an hour-long Matthew Shipp Trio set.

Insubordinations has a new Plaistow release out for free download and streaming.

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sam pettigrew & dale gorfinkel & toshimaru nakamura (Photo credit: somaya)

Dither’s 2012 Benefit Concert featuring Fred Frith, Eve Beglarian, and Mark Stewart is coming Sunday, March 4, from 3:00-6:00 pm at Retrofret in Brooklyn.

Louis Andriessen and Anais Nin are featured in LA this week.

March at the IBeam

From New York’s IBeam:

Jeff Davis and Devin Gray present Poulder Night
Thursday, March 1st 8:30 PM $10 Suggested Donation

‘Primitive Seven’ (Belgium) ft. Steve Nelson.
Saturday, March 3rd 8:30 PM $10 Suggested Donation

Rema Hasumi Trio
Friday, March 9th 8:30 PM $10 Suggested Donation

Dave Scott Quintet
Saturday, March 10th 8:30 PM $10 Suggested Donation

Travis Laplante Quartet
Friday, March 16th 8:30 PM $10 Suggested Donation

Q | Cat Toren Band
Saturday, March 17th 8:30 PM $10 Suggested Donation

Vinnie Sperrazza Presents
Friday, March 23rd 8:30 PM $10 Suggested Donation

Vinnie Sperrazza Presents
Saturday, March 24th 8:30 PM $10 Suggested Donation

Friday, March 30th 8:30 PM $10 Suggested Donation

Musique Machine Reviews

From Musique Machine:

Andrew Coltrane – Urge to Kill
Mark Fell – Multistability
Earth – Angels of Darkness, Demons of Light II
Z’EV & Nick Parkin – The Ascending Scale
New York Ripper – Addiction
Goghal – Aeger
Nascitari – Noi eravamo come voi, Voi sarete come noi
Dieb13 / Gustafsson / Siewert – (Fake) The Facts
Throbbing Gristle – Greatest Hits
Throbbing Gristle – Heathen Earth: The Live Sound Of Throbbing Gristle

This Week in Buenos Aires

From Buenos Aires,su Nueva Musica:

Thursday 1 MARCH
RAMIRO FRANCESCHIN CUARTETO
Ramiro Franceschin: guitar & compositions
Mauricio Deambrosi: tenor sax
Damián Falcónn: Contrabass
Bruno Varela: drums
at un lugar en ortuzar , A Thomas 1612 21.30 hs

Friday 2 MARCH
21.30´ DARÍO ÍSCARO : solo guitar
23:30’ JAM SESSION
Noel Morroni: Rhodes & Composition
Matías Traut: Trombone
Leo Cejas: Contrabass
Andrés Elstein: drums
at un lugar en ortuzar , A Thomas 1612 21.30 hs

Saturday 3 MARCH
pipi piazzolla trio
Pipi Piazzolla drums
Luico Balduini , guitar
Damian Fogiel , tenor sax
Thelonius . Salguero 1884 1er piso after midnight 00.30 js

ROBERTO MORENO CUARTETO
Lautaro Capella – flauta y saxos
Eduardo del Águila – guitarra
Roberto Moreno – bajo, composición y arreglos
Mariano Valentín Gómez – batería
at un lugar en ortuzar , A Thomas 1612 , 21.30 hs

Vijay Iyer on Tour

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From Vijay Iyer:

Thursday March 1: The Sound of Surprise: The Music of Vijay Iyer: A Two-Day Mini-Fest @ Walker Art Center
Minneapolis, MN (United States)

Friday March 2: The Sound of Surprise: The Music of Vijay Iyer: A Two-Day Mini-Fest @ Walker Art Center
Minneapolis, MN (United States)

Saturday March 3: Tirtha: Vijay Iyer, Prasanna, Nitin Mitta @ Wexner Center for the Arts
Columbus, OH (United States)

Wednesday March 7: Vijay Iyer Trio @ Lafayette College
Easton, PA (United States)

Saturday March 10: Vijay Iyer Solo @ Alverno College
Milwaukee, WI (United States)

Wednesday March 14 – Saturday March 17: Vijay Iyer Trio @ Jazz at The Bistro
St Louis, MO (United States)

Thursday March 29: Vijay Iyer Solo @ The Mansion at Strathmore
Part of “Music and the Brain” Series
North Bethesda, MD (United States)

Saturday April 7: Vijay Iyer Trio @ Herbst Theater
San Francisco, CA (United States)

Tuesday April 10 – Saturday April 14: Vijay Iyer Trio @ Birdland
New York, NY(United States)