AMN Picks of the Week: James Ilgenfritz / Haunted Me / Ex Eye / Kid Millions & Sarah Bernstein / Rob Mazurek

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.

James Ilgenfritz – Origami Cosmos (2017)
Haunted Me – Humming Ghost (2017)
Ex Eye – Ex Eye (2017)
Kid Millions & Sarah Bernstein – Tense Life (2017)
Rob Mazurek – Chants and Corners (2017)

Flaherty/Rowden, Ben Richter, Dave Alexander in New Haven Tonight

Source: The Uncertainty Music Series.

Flaherty/Rowden, Ben Richter, Alexander
The Uncertainty Music Series continues with

Paul Flaherty (sax) & Zach Rowden (bass)

Ben Richter (in from Berlin, DE / minimalist accordion)
http://www.benrichtermusic.com/

Dave Alexander (guitar)
https://davidalexanderguitars.bandcamp.com/album/norton-st

$10 Suggested Donation

The Uncertainty Music Series
Saturday 8 July 2017
8pm
Never Ending Books
810 State St
New Haven, CT

Chicago Scene: July 8-14, 2017

Hamid Drake at Moers Festival 2006, Germany

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

Saturday, July 8th 2017

8:30PM at Slate Arts and Performance, 3203 W North Ave, 847.312.1527
Daniel Levin, Ryan Packard
Daniel Levin, Jim Baker, Ben LaMar Gay, Ryan Packard

9:30PM at Century Mallet Instrument Service, 1770 W Berteau, Ste 204, 773.248.7733 ($5-$10 suggested donation)
Emanation XIII
Reid Karris
Jordan Wesolek
Whisky Tales

Sunday, July 9th 2017

9:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
Ikue Mori, Ken Vandermark
Ikue Mori, Tim Daisy, Phil Sudderberg

Monday, July 10th 2017

7:00PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
Ikue Mori Solo

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

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Anton Hatwich’s 333, with Keefe Jackson, Jason Adasiewicz
Chicago Edge Ensemble : Mars Williams, Jeb Bishop, Dan Phillips, Krzysztof Pabian, Hamid Drake

Tuesday, July 11th 2017

5:30PM-8:00PM at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
Tuesdays on the Terrace
Mwata Bowden’s One Foot In, One Foot Out

Friday, July 14th 2017

8:30PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10) (wheelchair-accessible)
Jonah Parzen-Johnson
Hanging Hearts : Chris Weller, Cole DeGenova, Devin Drobka

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

http://now-is.org/, http://www.ratchetmusic.com, 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/

Jazzword Reviews 

Source: Jazzword.

Daniel Carter / Watson Jennison / William Parker / Federico Ughi
Vol. 1: Erie Live!

Jeff Platz / Daniel Carter / Dmitry Ishenko /Dalius Naujokaitis
Neu Cabal

Carter/Lyle/Welch
So Long Farewell Repair

Musica Elettronica Viva
Symphony No. 106

Tanaka/Lindvall/Walumrød
3 Pianos

Anthony Pateras
Blood Stretched Out

Ingrid Schmoliner
карлицы сюита

Downtown Music Gallery Newsletter

Paul Dunmall

Source: Downtown Music Gallery.

Peter Brotzmann/Steve Swell/Paal Nilssen-Love Live III! Detail 1982: Frode Gjestad/Johnny Dyani/John Stevens! Joe McPhee/Damon Smith/Alvin Fielder! Two Evan Parker QT’s: Mikolaj Trzaska/Joh Edwards/Mark Sanders! Barry Guy/Maya Homburger/Zlatko Kaucic! Agusti Fernandez Celebration: Nate Wooley/Joe Morris/Mats Gustafsson/F-M Uitti..! Paul Dunmall New Trio!

SexMob (Steve Bernstein/Briggan Krauss/Tony Scherr/Kenny Wollsesn) & Burnt Sugar Arkestra – 2 Great Studio Efforts! Annea Lockwood! Keeril Makan! Plus Archival & Reissue Rarities from: The Residents! Snakefinger! Chrome! LP’s from Mike Cooper! The Cosmic Jokers! Terry Fox! R. Buckminster Fuller! Maria Rita! The Spirit of Indonesia and Early Traditional Instruments of Asia and Lots More..!

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THE DMG 26TH ANNIVERSARY SERIES OF SONIC CELEBRATIONS Continue with:

Sunday, July 9th:
6pm: The VORKTIP TRIO: NICOLAS LETMAN-BURTINOVIC – Bass
ELIJAH SHIFFER – Sax / BRITT CIAMPA – Drums

Super Rare Night Saturday, July 15th Set:
6pm: HENRY KAISER – Solo Electric Guitar!

Sunday, July 16th:
6pm: GUILLERMO GREGORIO!

Sunday, July 23rd:
6pm: BILLY MINTZ QUINTET: TONY MALABY / JOHN GROSS / ROBERTA PIKET / HILLIARD GREENE!
7pm: MAT MANERI & TANYA KALMANOVITCH – LP Release Set!

Sunday, July 30th:
6pm: PABLO DIAZ & PAULA SHOCRON – From the Argentinian Underground – New CD on Hatology!
7pm: JESSE DULMAN – Solo Tuba

DMG is located at 13 Monroe St. (between Catherine & Market Sts) in a basement below a small gallery. Take the F train to East Broadway or the 6 train to Canal or the B or D to Grand, or the M-15 bus to Madison & Catherine. Come on Down, the Sunday Music Series is Always Free & the Vibes are Always Cosy.

New Releases From Clean Feed Records

Source: Clean Feed Records.

Eric Revis – Sing Me Some Cry
Nate Wooley – Knknighgh (Minimal Poetry for Aram Saroyan)
MiND GAMeS – Ephemera Obscura
Max Johnson – In the West
Kokotob – Flying Heart
Jonah Parzen-Johnson – I Try to Remember Where I Come From
Rob Mazurek – Rome
Luís José Martins – Tentos – Invenções E Encantamentos
Roots Magic – Last Kind Words
Platform – Flux Reflux