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11/23/14    Albums

Beat Funktion

H. Allen Williams

Beat Funktion’s latest endeavor is the next contribution to a growing discography that I feel one day will be added to the reference point of great funk/jazz bands, certainly ones to watch. Highly Recommended!

Akira Sakata, Pete Cosey, Hamid Drake, Bill Laswell - Music To Be Released On M.O.D. Technologies In December As Part Of Incunabula Digital Series

11/23/14    Albums

Akira Sakata, Pete Cosey, Hamid Drake, Bill Laswell - Music To Be Released On M.O.D. Technologies In December As Part Of Incunabula Digital Series

Antje Huebner

Two Releases - Japanese free jazz icon Akira Sakata in collaboration with the legendary guitarist Pete Cosey, drummer Hamid Drake and bassist Bill Laswell. AND: Taken from a Jarmusch soundtrack, Bilmawn captures elements of Moroccan music.

M.O.D. Technologies To Release PETER APFELBAUM'S SPARKLER, I Colored It In For You, As Part Of Incunabula Digtal Series

11/23/14    Albums

M.O.D. Technologies To Release PETER APFELBAUM'S SPARKLER, I Colored It In For You, As Part Of Incunabula Digtal Series

Antje Huebner

Multi-instrumentalist Peter Apfelbaum (New York Hieroglyphics) introduces the debut track by his newest band, SPARKLER. Co-produced by Apfelbaum and Aaron Johnston (Brazilian Girls).

11/22/14    Community Articles

Francisco Yobino: Do Small Things with Great Love

Maria Cabeza

Profile of jazz festival promoter in Uruguay

11/20/14    Community Articles

An Interview With Bassist Joe Sanders

Monique Avakian

Monique Avakian interviews Bassist Joe Sanders about his life, art, collaborators and upcoming projects.

Anarchic Meditation

11/19/14    Albums

Anarchic Meditation

Gustavo Bustamante

is a meditation explicit full of dazzling new archetypes sound.

The Mystery of the Privacy

11/19/14    Albums

The Mystery of the Privacy

Gustavo Bustamante

this production is the expectant fragility of the painter Amy Wheeler in his popular painture "Harmony in My Head"

A Simple Truth-- Ernie Watts Quartet

11/18/14    Albums

A Simple Truth-- Ernie Watts Quartet

Scott Albin

Saxophonist Ernie Watts has probably garnered the most exposure and respect over the years through his long association with Charlie Haden's Quartet West, and so it's fitting that he offers an "Extra Special Thanks" to the bassist within the jacket of this...

The silent Sax

11/16/14    Albums

The silent Sax

Robin Arends

Stonebreaker is a nice, silent and coherent album and makes the listener curious about the sequel, and that is exceptional in this age of plenty. Hats off to Kinzelman and his Ghost.

Hungarian Power Trio JÜ Joins Norwegian Saxophone Icon Kjetil Møster On Provocative New Collaboration For RareNoiseRecords, JÜ Meets Møster

11/13/14    Albums

Hungarian Power Trio JÜ Joins Norwegian Saxophone Icon Kjetil Møster On Provocative New Collaboration For RareNoiseRecords, JÜ Meets Møster

Antje Huebner

Worlds collide when the raucous Budapest-based power trio ‘JÜ’ (consisting of guitarist Àdàm Mészáros, fuzz-bassist Ernö Hock and drummer Andràs Halmos) joins saxophonist Kjetil Møster for this subversive meeting of the minds.

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