All About Jazz Reviews

From All About Jazz:

24-Jun-09 Fred Anderson
Staying in the Game (Engine Studios)
Reviewed by Henry Smith

23-Jun-09 Objets Trouves
This Side Up (Intakt Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

22-Jun-09 Katharina Weber
Woven Time (Intakt Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

21-Jun-09 John Hebert
Byzantine Monkey (Firehouse 12 Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

21-Jun-09 Dave Fox Group featuring Bruce Eisenbeil
Home Again (Konnex Records)
Reviewed by Eyal Hareuveni

19-Jun-09 Rob Mazurek / Tortoise
Rob Mazurek and Tortoise: New Chicago
Reviewed by Mark Corroto

19-Jun-09 Indigo Trio
Anaya (Rogueart Records)
Reviewed by Lyn Horton

17-Jun-09 Tortoise
Beacons Of Ancestorship (Thrill Jockey)
Reviewed by Troy Collins

17-Jun-09 Stefan Keune / Hans Schneider / Achim Kramer
No Comment (FMP Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

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All About Jazz Reviews

From All About Jazz:

29-Apr-09 Fred Frith
Fred Frith and Arte Quartett: Still Urban / The Big Picture (Intakt Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

29-Apr-09 Joe McPhee
Angels, Devils & Haints (CJR)
Reviewed by Lyn Horton

28-Apr-09 Alexander von Schlippenbach
Piano Solo ’77 (FMP Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

28-Apr-09 Tony Malaby
Paloma Recio (New World Records)
Reviewed by Mark Corroto

28-Apr-09 Steve Jansen
Slope (Samadhi Sound)
Reviewed by Nenad Georgievski

27-Apr-09 Univers Zero
Relaps – Archives 1984-86 (Cuneiform Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

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Dusted Reviews

From Dusted:

Artist: Rob Mazurek Quintet
Album: Sound Is
Label: Delmark
Review date: Mar. 25, 2009

Artist: Peter Brötzmann & Paal Nilssen-Love
Album: Sweet Sweat
Label: Smalltown Superjazz
Review date: Mar. 25, 2009

Artist: Jim McAuley
Album: The Ultimate Frog
Label: Drip Audio
Review date: Mar. 25, 2009

Artist: Peter Kowald
Album: Open Secrets
Label: FMP
Review date: Mar. 24, 2009

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All About Jazz Reviews

From All About Jazz:

22-Mar-09 David Binney
Third Occasion (Mythology Records)
Reviewed by John Kelman

21-Mar-09 Borah Bergman Trio
Luminescence (Tzadik)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

21-Mar-09 Cecil Taylor
CT: The Dance Project (FMP Records)
Reviewed by Marc Medwin

20-Mar-09 Yximalloo
Unpop (ESP Disk)
Reviewed by Raul d’Gama Rose

20-Mar-09 Dave Douglas & Keystone
Live at Jazz Standard (Greenleaf Music)
Reviewed by Ted Gordon

20-Mar-09 Robert Dick / Steve Baczkowski / Ravi Padmanabha
Doh Tala (Epoch Music)
Reviewed by Marc Medwin

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All About Jazz Reviews

From All About Jazz:

09-Mar-09 Rabih Abou-Khalil
Em Portugues (Enja Records)
Reviewed by Ian Patterson

09-Mar-09 Sergey Kuryokhin
Sergey Kuryokhin: Absolutely Great! (Leo Records)
Reviewed by Glenn Astarita

09-Mar-09 Planeta Imaginario
Biomasa (Cuneiform Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

08-Mar-09 Olaf Rupp
Whiteout (FMP Records)
Reviewed by Nic Jones

08-Mar-09 Marilyn Crispell
Marilyn Crispell: Sibanye (We Are One), Phases of the Night & Geggie Project
Reviewed by David Adler

08-Mar-09 Albert Mangelsdorff
Albert Mangelsdorff: Originals, Vol. 1 & 2
Reviewed by Andrey Henkin

08-Mar-09 Multiple Artists
Globe Unity: Rolf Kuhn, Ernst-Ludwig Petrowsky & PAPAJO
Reviewed by Andrey Henkin

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The Squid’s Ear Reviews

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From the Squid:

Kevin Blechdom / Eugene Chadbourne – The Chaddom Blechbourne Experience
(Victo)
– Kurt Gottschalk

Keiji Haino Keiji Haino – The 21st Century Hard-y Guide-y Man – Koitsukara Usetaitameno Hakaragito
(PSF)
– Kurt Gottschalk

Eugene Chadbourne / David Sait Eugene Chadbourne / David Sait – Auspicious Fish: Postage Paid Duets Vol. 1
(Apprise Records)
– Kurt Gottschalk

Mamoru Fujieda Mamoru Fujieda – Patterns of Plants II
(Tzadik)
– Kurt Gottschalk

Kazutoki Umezu Kiki Band Kazutoki Umezu Kiki Band – Alchemic Life
(Not Two Records)
– Kurt Gottschalk

Baghdassarians / Baltschun / Scherzberg / Thein Baghdassarians / Baltschun / Scherzberg / Thein – Ilinx
(FMP)
– Brian Olewnick

Alexander von Schlippenbach/Eddie Prevost Alexander von Schlippenbach/Eddie Prevost – Blackheath
(Matchless)
– Brian Olewnick

“Blue” Gene Tyranny/Joel Ryan “Blue” Gene Tyranny/Joel Ryan – The Intermediary
(Lovely Music Ltd.)
– Brian Olewnick

Kim Cascone Kim Cascone – Music For Dagger And Guitar
(Aural Terrains)
– Max Schaefer

Kenneth Kirschner Kenneth Kirschner – Filaments & Voids
(12K)
– Max Schaefer

Barnacled Barnacled – Charles
(ESP)
– Phil Zampino

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Bagatellen Reviews

From Bagatellen:

Ferran Fages – al voltant d’un paral‘lel (Etude)
Cremaster sure seems ages ago. It could be said that his duo projects with Alfredo Costa Monteiro comprised the formative years for Ferran Fages, yet Cremaster’s music (2001 — 2003, roughly) remains so… tip-of-the-spear. While Fages and Monteiro were utilizing in their music electronic equipment and instrumentation that was on its way […]

Peter Kowald – Open Secrets (FMP)
In a field as vast and varied as improvised music, it is essential to periodically reacquaint the ears with recordings, particularly if a purveyor has passed on. This solo recital from Peter Kowald is a reminder that the bassist’s character was as rugged and singular as his approach to his instrument. A world traveler…

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Squid’s Ear Reviews

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New reviews from the Squid’s Ear:

Fennesz – Plus Forty Seven Degrees 56′ 37
(Touch)
– Max Schaefer

Paola Prestini Paola Prestini – Body Maps
(Tzadik)
– Max Schaefer

Pauline Oliveros Pauline Oliveros – Electronic Works 1965-66
(Paradigm)
– Darren Bergstein

Toot (Axel Dorner / Thomas Lehn / Phil Minton) Toot (Axel Dorner / Thomas Lehn / Phil Minton) – Two
(Another Timbre)
– Wyman Brantley

Anthony Pateras Anthony Pateras – Chromatophore
(Tzadik)
– Kurt Gottschalk

MIJ MIJ – Yodeling Astrologer
(ESP-Disk)
– Kurt Gottschalk

Alexander von Schlippenbach Alexander von Schlippenbach – Piano Solo ’77
(FMP)
– Kurt Gottschalk

Tom Carter Tom Carter – Shots at Infinity 1
– Kurt Gottschalk

Yoshi Fruchter Yoshi Fruchter – Pitom
(Tzadik)
– Kurt Gottschalk

Gustafsson, Mats Gustafsson, Mats – The Vilnius Explosion
(NoBusiness)
– Wyman Brantley

Tony Malaby Cello Trio Tony Malaby Cello Trio – Warblepeck
(Songlines)
– Wyman Brantley

Ryoji Ikeda Ryoji Ikeda – See You At Regis Debray
(Syntax)
– Darren Bergstein

Yoshi Wada Yoshi Wada – Off the Wall
(EM)
– Darren Bergstein

Aidan Baker / Tim Hecker Aidan Baker / Tim Hecker – Fantasma Parastasie
(Alien 8)
– Darren Bergstein

Astro/Hiroshi Hasegawa Astro/Hiroshi Hasegawa – The Echo from the Purple Dawn
(Important)
– Darren Bergstein

Richard Pinhas & Merzbow Richard Pinhas & Merzbow – Keio Line
(Cuneiform)
– Darren Bergstein

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All About Jazz Reviews

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From All About Jazz:

Cecil Taylor / William Parker / Masashi Harada
CT: The Dance Project (FMP Records)
Reviewed by Henry Smith
07-Jan-09 Gianluigi Trovesi All’Opera
Profumo Di Violetta (ECM Records)
Reviewed by John Kelman

06-Jan-09 CODONA
The CODONA Trilogy (ECM Records)
Reviewed by Marcus O’Dair

06-Jan-09 Alexander von Schlippenbach
Alexander von Schlippenbach’s 70th Birthday Year
Reviewed by John Eyles

06-Jan-09 Arve Henriksen
Cartography (ECM Records)
Reviewed by John Kelman

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