Daily Archives: December 31, 2012

Newsbits: Klein and Guarino Jr / ECM Album Covers / Beefheart in Amsterdam


Benjamin J. Mansavage Klein and Louis Guarino Jr have released a duo album of experimental trumptet and tuba recordings. The New York Times writes about ECM‘s album covers. From the Captain Beefheart Radar Station, The World of Captain Beefheart is … Continue reading

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AMN Reviews: Earl Howard – Granular Modality


Earl Howard: Granular Modality [New World Records 80728-2] Composer Earl Howard, four of whose pieces are featured on this fine recent release from New World Records, creates a variety of music characterized by a blend of predetermined structure and improvisational … Continue reading

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All About Jazz Reviews


From All About Jazz: Dice Factory Dice Factory (Babel Label) Donny McCaslin Casting For Gravity (Greenleaf Music) Ingebrigt Haker Flaten New York Quartet Now IS (Clean Feed Records) Espen Berg Noctilucent (Atterklang) Reviewed by Eyal Hareuveni Vlatkovich Tryyo Pershing Woman … Continue reading

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AMN Picks of the Week: HMWWAWCIAWCCW? / Julia A. Miller / Koboku Senju / Particle Being Trio / Zac Nelson


Here is where I post, at a frequency of about once a week, a list of the new music that has caught my attention that week. All of the releases listed below I’ve heard for the first time this week … Continue reading

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