Music and More Reviews

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From Music and More:

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 13, 2010
Eberhard Weber – Little Movements (ECM, 2009)

TUESDAY, JANUARY 12, 2010
Gebhard Ullman – Don’t Touch My Music Vol. 2 Don’t Touch My Music Vol. 2 (Not Two, 2009)

MONDAY, JANUARY 11, 2010
Eberhard Weber – Yellow Fields (ECM 1976, 2010)

SUNDAY, JANUARY 10, 2010
Dennis Gonzalez Yells at Eels – The Great Bydgoszcz Concert (Ayler, 2009)

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All About Jazz Reviews

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From All About Jazz:

Wadada Leo Smith
Spiritual Dimensions (Cuneiform Records)
Reviewed by Dan McClenaghan

Eberhard Weber
Eberhard Weber: Colours (ECM Records)
Reviewed by John Kelman

Fred Frith
Nowhere / Sideshow / Thin Air (ReR Megacorp)
Reviewed by John Kelman

Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble
Grand Valley State University New Music Ensemble: In C Remixed (Innovative Records)
Reviewed by John Kelman

Ahleuchatistas
Of The Body Prone (Tzadik)
Reviewed by Troy Collins

Manifeste DeNsity (Moonjune Records)
Reviewed by John Kelman

Joelle Leandre / Maguelone Vidal / Raymond Boni
trace (Red Toucan Records)
Reviewed by Jerry D’Souza

Minamo
Kuroi Kawa – Black River (Tzadik)
Reviewed by Raul d’Gama Rose

Yitzhak Yedid
Since My Soul Loved (Between the Lines)
Reviewed by Eyal Hareuveni

Peter Brotzmann
Lost & Found (FMP Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

Tord Gustavsen Ensemble
Restored, Returned (ECM Records)
Reviewed by John Kelman

Herculaneum
Herculaneum III (Clean Feed Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

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Free Jazz Blog Reviews

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From Free Jazz:

Friday, November 13, 2009
Ralph Towner & Paolo Fresu – Chiaroscuro (ECM, 2009) ****
Tomasz Stanko – Dark Eyes (ECM, 2009) ****

Thursday, November 12, 2009
Borah Bergman & Stefano Pastor – Live At Tortona (Mutablemusic, 2009) ****
Stefano Pastor – Chants (SLAM, 2009) ***

Wednesday, November 11, 2009
Tribute To Albert Ayler – Live At The Dynamo (Futura Marge, 2009) *****

Monday, November 9, 2009
Raphael Rogi?ski – Bach Bleach (Multikulti, 2009)
Eyal Maoz’s Edom – Hope And Destruction (Tzadik, 2009)
Ahleuchatistas – Of The Body Prone (Tzadik, 2009)
N.E.W. – Newtoons (Bo’ Weavil, 2009)
Rolf Kühn & Tri-O – Close-Up (Jazzwerktsatt, 2009) ****

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All About Jazz Reviews

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Cover of Sensible Shoes

From All About Jazz:

Charles Tyler Ensemble
Charles Tyler Ensemble (ESP Disk)
Reviewed by Jerry D’Souza

Sex Mob
Sexmob Meets Medeski live in Willisau 2006 (Thirsty Ear Recordings)
Reviewed by Brandt Reiter

Jon Hassell
Last night the moon came dropping its clothes in the street (ECM Records)
Reviewed by Nenad Georgievski

Carlos Zingaro
Spectrum (Clean Feed Records)
Reviewed by Stuart Broomer

Revolutionary Ensemble
Revolutionary Ensemble: Vietnam and Beyond the Boundary of Time
Reviewed by Clifford Allen

Jason Lindner
Now Vs. Now (Anzic Records)
Reviewed by Lyn Horton

Multiple Artists
Leo Records 30th Anniversary
Reviewed by Martin Longley

Tyshawn Sorey
Tyshawn Sorey: Koan, The Winding Shell & Labyrinth
Reviewed by Wilbur MacKenzie

Multiple Artists
Solo Saxophones: Roscoe Mitchell, Paul Flaherty & John Butcher
Reviewed by Kurt Gottschalk

Multiple Artists
Large Ensembles: John Hollenbeck & Nicholas Urie
Reviewed by Kurt Gottschalk

Joey Baron
Joey Baron: Heaven on Earth, Stolas & Dream Dance
Reviewed by George Kanzler

Multiple Artists
Globe Unity: Japan
Reviewed by Tom Greenland

Nate Wooley
Transit: Quadrologues & Nate Wooley: The Seven Storey Mountain
Reviewed by Clifford Allen

Chris Speed
Three with Chris Speed/Skirl Records: Big Choantza; Smell The Difference; Esopus Opus
Reviewed by Sean Patrick Fitzell

Mike Reed’s People, Places & Things
About Us (482 Music)
Reviewed by Mark Corroto

Chris McGregor
Our Prayer (Fledg’ling Records)
Reviewed by Stuart Broomer

Olaf Rupp / Marino Pliakas / Michael Wertmuller
Too Much Is Not Enough (FMP Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

Brian Groder
Groder & Greene (Latham Records)
Reviewed by Mark Corroto

Led Bib
Sensible Shoes (Cuneiform Records)
Reviewed by Jerry D’Souza

Aki Takase / Louis Sclavis
Yokohama (Intakt Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

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All About Jazz Reviews

Cover of "Edom"
Cover of Edom

From All About Jazz:

Eyal Maoz’s Edom
Hope and Destruction (Tzadik)
Reviewed by Eyal Hareuveni

Paul Giallorenzo
Get In To Go Out (482 Music)
Reviewed by Mark Corroto

Marty Ehrlich
Things Have Got To Change (Clean Feed Records)
Reviewed by Stuart Broomer

The MacroQuarktet
Each Part a Whole: Live at the Stone (Ruby Flower Records)
Reviewed by Sean Patrick Fitzell

Joe Morris
Today On Earth (AUM Fidelity)
Reviewed by John Sharpe

Wu Fei
Yuan (Tzadik)
Reviewed by Kurt Gottschalk

Cyro Baptista‘s Banquet of the Spirits
Infinito (Tzadik)
Reviewed by Joel Roberts

Jim Black / Alas No Axis
Houseplant (Winter & Winter)
Reviewed by Glenn Astarita

Vijay Iyer Trio
Historicity (ACT Music)
Reviewed by Chris May

Positive Catastrophe
Garabatos Volume One (Cuneiform Records)
Reviewed by Jerry D’Souza

John Surman
Brewster’s Rooster (ECM Records)
Reviewed by Jeff Stockton

Taylor Ho Bynum & Spidermonkey Strings
Madeleine Dreams (Firehouse 12 Records)
Reviewed by Ivana Ng

The Frame Quartet
35mm (Okka Disk)
Reviewed by Troy Collins

The Ed Palermo Big Band
Eddy Loves Frank (Cuneiform Records)
Reviewed by Jerry D’Souza

Joelle Leandre / George Lewis
Transatlantic Visions (Rogueart Records)
Reviewed by Stuart Broomer

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All About Jazz Reviews

From All About Jazz:

Harris Eisenstadt
Canada Day (Clean Feed Records)
Reviewed by Troy Collins

Harvey Sorgen / Steve Rust / Michael Jefry Stevens Trio
A Scent in Motion (Konnex Records)
Reviewed by Jerry D’Souza

Sainkho Namchylak / Dickson Dee
Tea Opera (Leo Records)
Reviewed by Glenn Astarita

Josh Berman / Aram Shelton / Weasel Walter
Last Distractions (Singlespeed Music)
Reviewed by Mark Corroto

Ken Vandermark / Barry Guy / Mark Sanders
Fox Fire (Maya)
Reviewed by Mark Corroto

Paul Motian
On Broadway Vol. 5 (Winter & Winter)
Reviewed by Mark F. Turner

Luigi Archetti / Bo Wiget
Low Tide Digitals III (Rune Grammofon)
Reviewed by David McLean

The Fonda/Stevens Group
Memphis (Playscape Recordings)
Reviewed by Troy Collins

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Music and More Reviews

From Music and More:

Friday, September 18, 2009
John Abercrombie – Wait Till You See Her (ECM, 2009)

Wednesday, September 16, 2009
John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble – Eternal Interlude (Sunnyside, 2009)

Monday, September 14, 2009
Henry Threadgill – This Brings Us To, Vol. 1 (Pi Recordings, 2009)

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All About Jazz Reviews

Cover of "Mingus Ah Um"
Cover of Mingus Ah Um

From All About Jazz:

01-Sep-09 East West Quintet
Vast (Native Language)
Reviewed by Lyn Horton

01-Sep-09 Joe Morris
Wildlife (AUM Fidelity)
Reviewed by Wilbur MacKenzie

01-Sep-09 Ornette Coleman
Town Hall 1962 (ESP Disk)
Reviewed by Stuart Broomer

31-Aug-09 John Surman / Howard Moody
Rain On The Window (ECM Records)
Reviewed by John Kelman

31-Aug-09 Vijay Iyer Trio
Historicity (ACT Music)
Reviewed by Chris May

30-Aug-09 James Carney Group
Ways & Means (Songlines Recordings)
Reviewed by Jerry D’Souza

30-Aug-09 Charles Mingus
Mingus Ah Um: 50th Anniversary Legacy Edition (Legacy Recordings)
Reviewed by Stuart Broomer

29-Aug-09 Carl Maguire’s Floriculture
Sided Silver Solid (Firehouse 12 Records)
Reviewed by Lyn Horton

27-Aug-09 Ben Perowsky Quartet
Esopus Opus (Skirl Records)
Reviewed by Troy Collins

26-Aug-09 John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble
John Hollenbeck Large Ensemble: Eternal Interlude (Sunnyside Records)
Reviewed by Raul d’Gama Rose

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All About Jazz Reviews

From All About Jazz:

03-Aug-09 In The Country
Whiteout (Rune Grammofon)
Reviewed by John Kelman

03-Aug-09 Ken Vandermark
Ken Vandermark: Collected Fiction (Improvised Bass & Reed Duos) & Fire Room: Broken Music
Reviewed by Marc Medwin

03-Aug-09 Warren Smith
Old News Borrowed Blues (Engine Studios)
Reviewed by Lyn Horton

02-Aug-09 Tony Malaby
Tony Malaby: Paloma Recio & Ancient and Future Airs
Reviewed by David Adler

02-Aug-09 Jim Black
Jim Black: One Great Night…Live; Houseplant & Kyrill
Reviewed by Wilbur MacKenzie

02-Aug-09 Multiple Artists
Oh Canada: Francois Carrier/Michel Lambert/Jean-Jacques Avenel; Gordon Grdina & NOW Orchestra
Reviewed by Kurt Gottschalk

02-Aug-09 Tim Daisy
Tim Daisy: Tea Music, The Disappointment of Parsley & Staying in the Game
Reviewed by Kurt Gottschalk

30-Jul-09 National Health
National Health: National Health / Of Queues and Cures
Reviewed by John Kelman

29-Jul-09 John Surman
Brewster’s Rooster (ECM Records)
Reviewed by John Kelman

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Free Jazz Blog Reviews

From Free Jazz:

Sunday, July 5, 2009
Peter Kowald & Vinny Golia – Mythology (Kadima, 2009) ****½

Saturday, July 4, 2009
Jon Balke – Siwan (ECM, 2009) ****

Friday, July 3, 2009
Rozanne Levine – Only Moment (Acoustics, 2009) ***½

Thursday, July 2, 2009
Robert Burger – City Of Strangers (Tzadik, 2009) ****½

Tuesday, June 30, 2009
Demian Richardson – The Gowanus Recordings (577 Records, 2009) ****
John Hébert – Byzantine Monkey (Firehouse 12, 2009) ****

Monday, June 29, 2009
Barry Guy & Mats Gustafsson – Sinners, Rather Than Saints (NoBusiness, 2009) *****

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