Tzadik September Releases

John Zorn (cropped version)
John Zorn 

From Tzadik:

David Smith, Bill Laswell, John Zorn – The Dream Membrane
John Zorn – Valentine’s Day
Roberto Rodriguez – Aguares: The Book Of Angels Volume 23
John Zorn – Arcana VII – Book

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Chicago Scene: September 27 – October 10, 2014

This is a weekly overview live avant performances in the Chicago area.  Contact us if you’d like your shows listed.

Saturday, September 27th 2014

1:30PM on the Jame W Wagner Stage, Midway Plaisance at Woodlawn Ave
2014 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Ari Brown Quintet

3:30PM at the Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E 58th St, 773.702.9514
2014 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Joshua Abrams

4:00PM at the Logan Center Performance Penthouse, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS
2014 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Josh Berman Trio

4:30PM at the Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E 58th St, 773.702.9514
2014 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Joshua Abrams

5:15PM at the Logan Center Performance Hall, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS
2014 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Tomeka Reid’s Hear in Now

6:45PM at the International House, 1414 E 59th
2014 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Nicole Mitchell’s Ice Crystals

7:00PM-11:00PM at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723
Jimmy Bennington Colour And Sound Trio

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Sonic Remedies
Douglas R Ewart and Inventions : Mankwe Ndosi, Duriel Harris, Dee Alexander, Mwata Bowden, Edward Wilkerson, Dushun Mosley, Darius Savage, Douglas R Ewart, special guest Maggie Brown

9:30PM at the International House, 1414 E 59th
2014 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Ernest Dawkins Quartet

11:00PM at the Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S Woodlawn, 773.702.2100
2014 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Craig Taborn

Sunday, September 28th 2014

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15)
Ikue Mori

10:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont, 773.709.1401 ($7) (wheelchair-accessible)
Mazz Swift, Keefe Jackson, Tomeka Reid, with special guest

Monday, September 29th 2014

9:00PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, September 30th 2014

7:00PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$15)
Fred Hersch

9:30PM at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
Chicago String Collective : Tomeka Reid, Armand Beaudoin, Dorothy Martirano

Wednesday, October 1st 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
Volcano Radar : Elbio Barilari, Julia Miller, Harrison Bankhead, Avreeayl Ra
Sound Of The City Workshop

10:30PM at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895
Keefe Jackson, Jason Roebke, Mikel Avery

Thursday, October 2nd 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Ken Thomson & Slow/Fast : Ken Thomson, Russ Johnson, Nir Felder, Adam Armstrong, Fred Kennedy

Friday, October 3rd 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Health&Beauty
Peter Walker

Saturday, October 4th 2014

1:30AM-3:45AM at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616
Edward Wilkerson Jr, Junius Paul, Scott Hesse, Vincent Davis, Jim Baker

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12-$10)
Phil Ranelin, Rod Williams, Harrison Bankhead, Charles Rumback

Sunday, October 5th 2014

2:00PM at 7534 S Eberhart, 773.966.7572
Sonic Healing Ministries Weekly Sunday Service
David Boykin, Alex Wing, Jayve Montgomery, Dan Godston, Eliel Sherman Storey
Jam Session

Monday, October 6th 2014

9:00PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, October 7th 2014

Peter Maunu, Albert Wildeman, Jason Stein, Kent Kessler
9:00PM at the Bedford, 1612 W Division, 773.235.8800 (Free)
Quentin Coaxum Organ Quartet

Thursday, October 9th 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Keys To The City
Ari Brown/Kirk Brown Quartet with Yosef Ben Israel, Avreeayl Ra

Friday, October 10th 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Matt Ulery’s “In the Ivory” featuring eighth blackbird : Matt Ulery, Rob Clearfield, Jon Deitemyer, Andrew McCann, Dominic Johnson, Yvonne Lam, Nick Photinos, Tim Munro, Michael Maccaferri, Lisa Kaplan, Matthew Duvall

For more information, such as show times and directions, as well as upcoming performances, see:

http://now-is.org/
http://www.ratchetmusic.com
http://www.umbrellamusic.org
http://www.mcachicago.org
http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/chicago_culturalcenterschedule.html
http://www.skylarkchicago.com
http://www.hideoutchicago.com
http://www.elasticrevolution.com
http://www.myopicbookstore.com/music.html
http://www.lampo.org
http://dalniente.com
http://iceorg.org/events/category/chicago
http://www.emptybottle.com/

Monsieur Délire Reviews

From Monsieur Délire:

HUGUES VINCENT & YASUMUNE MORISHIGE / Fragment (Improvising Beings)
HUGUES VINCENT / Early Electroacoustic Works (Odiolorgnette)
GANJIN / Healing (Ganjin)
HUGUES VINCENT & MAKI HACHIYA / L’oiseau de Moebius (Fuku-Chu Records)
THE INTERNATIONAL NOTHING / The Dark Side of Success (Ftarri)
PLASMIC / Live at Chilli Jazz Festival 2013 (Leo Records)
ZEBRINA / Hamidbar Medaber (Tzadik – merci à/thanks to Braithwaite & Katz)
ORLANDO JULIUS with THE HELIOCENTRICS / Jaiyede Afro (Strut Records)

Newsbits: Coltrane / Laurie Anderson with Kronos / Avant in Malta / JACK in NY / Steve Coleman

The new Coltrane “Offering” release is reviewed.

Laurie Anderson‘s show with the Kronos Quartet in New York is reviewed.

Modern Music Days is a festival going on in Malta.

The JACK Quartet will play at the Italian Academy in NY on October 30.

A podcast features two New York Times critics discussing Steve Coleman and his recent MacArthur Genius award.

AMN Picks of the Week: Dabrowski, Davis, and Drury / Coltrane / Klug / Ulery

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 and come recommended.

Tomasz Dabrowski / Kris Davis / Andrew Drury – Vermillion Tree (2014)
John Coltrane – Offering: Live at Temple University (1966 / 2014)
Bernd Klug – Cold Commodities (2014)
Matt Ulery – In the Ivory (2014)

Matt Ulery Touring to Support In the Ivory

Matt Ulery‘s In the Ivory is a jazz / classical ensemble recording. He is touring to support its release.

Oct 10 Chicago Constellation Chicago
Time: 8:00pm.
feat. eighth blackbird and Grazyna Auguscik

Oct 14 Brooklyn, NY Littlefield
Time: 8:00pm.
Matt Ulery’s “In the Ivory” album release concert feat. eighth blackbird, Zach Brock, and Grazyna Auguscik w/ Zach Brock Quartet

Oct 15 Baltimore, MD An Die Musik
Time: 8:00pm.
Matt Ulery’s “In the Ivory” feat. Grazyna Auguscik

Oct 16 Bethesda, Maryland Bethesda Blues and Jazz
Time: 8:00pm.

Oct 17 Philadelphia, PA Chris’ Jazz Cafe
Time: 8:00pm.

Oct 18 Philadelphia, PA Chris’ Jazz Cafe
Time: 8:00pm.

Oct 19 NYC Drom NYC
Time: 8:00pm.

Oct 21 Ann Arbor, MI Kerrytown Concert House
Time: 8:00pm.
Matt Ulery’s “In the Ivory” feat. Grazyna Auguscik

Oct 22 Grand Rapids SpeakEZ Lounge
Time: 8:00pm.

Oct 23 South Bend, IL Merriman’s Playhouse
Time: 8:00pm.
Matt Ulery’s “In the Ivory” feat. Grazyna Auguscik

Oct 24 – Oct 25 Detroit, MI Cliff Bell’s
Time: 8:00pm.