The Muffins will be releasing an all improv CD, Loveletter #2, next month.
A Wired article discusses how radio stations and corporations in general are no longer the sole gatekeepers of music. Now with peple sharing playlists over the net and auto-generating them from blogs, a new vector of music information is becoming popular.
An article feature Frog Peak Music, an independent musicians collective with an impressive track record.
The Ventura New Music Festival is taking place this weekend. Feature artists include:
Ted Killian, electric guitar and electronics
Bob Sterling, drums and electronics
Jeremy Drake and Jessica Catron
acoustic guitar and cello
Brad Dutz, Scott Wilkinson, Susan Rawcliffe
handmade percussion and wind instruments
Steuart Liebig and Anna Homler
found objects, voice, contrabass guitars
Jeff Kaiser and Jim Connolly
trumpet, contrabass, electronics
The 40th anniversary of the AACM will be covered on Chicago Public Radio…at 1am this Saturday. Let’s hope they put the show online…
An article in the New York Press covers Fred Anderson Lifetime Achievement Day at the Vision Festival.
The Vancouver Jazz Festival is taking place this month and July, and the acts include Dave Holland, Amon Tobin, Ken Vandermark, Francios Houle, Evan Parker, David Murray and others.