Newsbits: Alexander Noice / Merzbow, Haino, and Pandi / Frank Zappa / Sam Newsome / Suzanne Ciani

The new album from Alexander Noice grabs yet another positive review.

Another notable release, the new album from Merzbow, Keiji Haino, and Balazs Pandi is reviewed.

Zappa.com is releasing a Halloween ’73 box set.

I Care If You Listen reviews the latest from Sam Newsome.

The Wire has a mix of Suzanne Ciani pieces from across her career.