Newsbits: Unsilent Majority / Les Fillesharmoniques / Pierre Boulez / Ornette Coleman / ADT / Machinefabriek

Ornette Coleman

Another protest album, this one from a 34-piece free-jazz big band with poets directed by guitarist Ross Hammond, called Unsilent Majority, is out on Gold Lion Records. All of the money from sales will go to the ACLU.

Concordia’s all-female and non-binary electroacoustic band is profiled.

The music and philosophy of Pierre Boulez is discussed.

An Ornette Coleman boxed set is on the way.

The new album from ADT is reviewed, and a new single from Machinefabriek is out.