Daily Archives: December 2, 2012

AMN Reviews: Anthony Braxton – Echo Echo Mirror House (NYC) 2011


Admittedly, I’m reviewing this new release on a single listen, but I can’t imagine that multiple listens would provide me with the vocabulary to describe the music herein with any degree of justice. The lineup consists of Anthony Braxton, Andrew … Continue reading

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Coming to Portland: Frode Gjerstad Trio / Loren Chasse and Marcus Fischer


From Portland’s Creative Music Guild: Confluence at the Outset with The Frode Gjerstad Trio from Norway + Jon Shaw solo Frode Gjerstad – clarinets, alto sax Paal Nilssen-Love – drums Jon Run Strom – bass http://www.frodegjerstad.com This is Frode’s first … Continue reading

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ATTN:Magazine Reviews


From ATTN:Magazine: GOVES – A CRECHE FOR THE LONELY AND PECULIAR CONTACT GROUP OF HOMEMADE EXPERIMENTAL ELECTRONIC MUSIC & NOISE – ELECTION USA 2012: A SOUND REACTION REVIEW: MAP 165 – THE FATIGUE OF SUNLIGHT AND WINE

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A Closer Listen Reviews


From A Closer Listen: Pill-Oh ~ Vanishing Mirror Offthesky and Man Watching the Stars ~ Afar, Farewell Darren McClure ~ The Black Kite Michael Price ~ A Stillness Nite Lite ~ Megrez Darryl Burke Mahoney ~ Untitled Daphine and Lyndsey … Continue reading

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Mary Halvorson Interview


From The Columbus Dispatch: Even as a jazz musician, for which the practice is second nature, Mary Halvorson’s craft relies on constant improvisation. Now living in New York, the 32-year-old Boston native spoke last week by phone before a trip … Continue reading

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Rip Rig in December


From Philadelphia’s Rip Rig: Sunday, December 2, 2012 Xmule, RL3, Janel and Anthony Green Line Cafe, 4426 Locust Street, West Philadelphia Sunday, December 16, 2012 Brandon Seabrook + Erick Slick, Mike Cemprola, Big Five Chord TBA

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