Daily Archives: January 23, 2013

AMN Picks of the Week: Edwards and Lee / Gregoretti and di Placido / Aranis / Riessler

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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DarkMatterHalo + (Yet…) Another Plane at Symphony Space in March

From New York’s Symphony Space: Sat, Mar 2 at 8 pm Leonard Nimoy Thalia at Symphony Space DarkMatterHalo is a new group consisting of three of the most adventurous New York musicians: guitarist Doug Wieselman, Brandon Ross, and the sound designer … Continue reading

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Ecstatic Music Festival 2013

This year’s Ecstatic Music Festival begins Friday in New York. Highlights are below. Sat, Jan 26, 7:30 pm Carla Kihlstedt, ICE, Causing a Tiger & Face the Music A New Sounds Live Presentation hosted by WNYC’s John Schaefer Multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, … Continue reading

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Touching Extremes Reviews

From Touching Extremes: Banabila & Machinefabriek – Banabila & Machinefabriek Reflections About Adern X Cremaster + Angharad Davies – Pluie Fine Sara Serpa / Ran Blake – Aurora

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Upcoming Anubis Quartet Shows

From Anubis Quartet: Anubis Quartet was formed in 2007 and establishes a symbolic connection between Anubis, the Egyptian God of the Underworld, and the volatile yet sensual world of sound, color, and transformation which is vital to contemporary music. Anubis’ … Continue reading

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Free Jazz Blog Reviews

From Free Jazz: John Tilbury – For Tomasz Sikorski (Bôłt, 2012) **** Mostly Other People Do The Killing – Slippery Rock (HotCup, 2013) ***** Carlos Alves “Zingaro”, Jean Luc Cappozzo, Jerome Bourdellon, Nicolas Lelievre – Live at Total Meeting (NoBusiness, … Continue reading

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