Daily Archives: April 7, 2012

Newsbits: Smith / Melford / Shipp / Logan

On May 1st, drummer Ches Smith (Xiu Xiu, Mr. Bungle, Marc Ribot) releases his third solo multi-instrumental album As Congs For Brums. Myra Melford is featured on BBC 3’s Jazz Session. Matthew Shipp will be playing in Erie, PA. Giuseppi … Continue reading

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Dusted Reviews

From Dusted: Artist: Krzysztof Penderecki and Jonny Greenwood Album: Threnody for the Victims of Hiroshima / Popcorn Superhet Receiver / Polymorphia / 48 Responses to Polymorphia Label: Nonesuch Artist: Eric Chenaux Album: Guitar & Voice Label: Constellation Artist: Carter Tutti … Continue reading

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Gapplegate Music Reviews

From Gapplegate: The Ames Room, “Bird Dies” Talking Cows, “Almost Human” Connie Crothers, David Arner: Spontaneous Suites for Two Pianos Kali Z. Fasteau, Kidd Jordan, Newman Taylor Baker, Live at the Kerava Jazz Festival: Finland

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Trevor Dunn talks Endangered Blood, the Melvins, and improvisation

From Creative Loafing Atlanta: While the group’s collective résumé boasts of its members’ time with such living jazz and avant-garde luminaries Alas No Axis, the Claudia Quintet, Bloodcount, and Electric Masada, it’s Dunn’s legacy of working with John Zorn and … Continue reading

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Monsieur Délire Reviews

From Monsieur Délire: TENNISCOATS / Papa’s Ear (Häpna – merci à/thanks to Forced Exposure) MR FOGG / Eleven (Kicking Ink Recordings – merci à/thanks to Forced Exposure) DE LA MANCHA / The End* of Music (Karaoke Kalk) JOHN ZORN / … Continue reading

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