Free Jazz Icon ROSWELL RUDD Joins Pianist JAMIE SAFT and Colleagues TREVOR DUNN and BALAZS PANDI on Stirring RareNoise Release "Strength And Power"
This intergenerational offering features the 44-year-old pianist, 47-year-old bassist, 32-year-old drummer and 80-year-old avant-garde pioneer Rudd, blending organically, telepathically on a set of conversational music running the gamut of dynamics and emotions...
RareNoiseRecords Presents THE BEAUTY OF DISASTER by composer and producer J. Peter Schwalm, featuring Eivind Aarset, Michael Wollny and more
The new album by former Eno collaborator J.Peter Schwalm exemplifies the suggestive powers of instrumental music, while drawing inspiration from contemporary images.
01/31/16 Community Articles
Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra - Resonance Records Presents Deluxe 2 CD Set Celebrating 50th Anniversary of Orchestra's Opening Night
This first official release of these recordings captures the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra in their Opening Night performance at the legendary Village Vanguard in NYC.
Naked Truth, Jazz-Rock Quartet of Graham Haynes, Lorenzo Feliciati, Roy Powell, Pat Mastelotto - New Album Avian Thug To Be Released on RareNoise
Avian Thug is the third studio album by jazz-rock ensemble Naked Truth. The album develops its themes across seven compositions, stretching from intensely furious electric jazz cavalcades and progressive rock, to extended soundscapes.
01/09/16 Community Articles
Nick Phillips & Jenny Maybee Present "Haiku" - Bolstered by Pianist / Vocalist Jenny Maybee, Nick Phillips Returns with Another Chapter of Inspirational Jazz Recordings.
Haiku - the new album and premiere recording collaboration between multifaceted pianist/vocalist/songwriter/arranger, Jenny Maybee, and veteran jazz record producer/trumpet player/songwriter/arranger, Nick Phillips - is a mesmerizing mix of vocal and instrumental...
SONNY SHARROCK's Classic Definer ASK THE AGES Released By M.O.D. Technologies - Enhanced And Re-mastered
Guitarist Sonny Sharrock wasn't just ahead of his time, like a freight train roaring through a darkened station, not just hours but weeks ahead of schedule. With Elvin Jones, Pharoah Sanders, Charnett Moffett.
Dubopera As Part Of The Incunabula Digital Series Presented By M.O.D. Technologies - Masahiro Shimba & Bill Laswell
A unique fusion of classic opera mixed with contemporary dub set in a progressive, futuristic, rhythmic environment. Masahiro Shimba is a leading Japanese opera singer. Produced and arranged by Bill Laswell.
Potent Improv Group Slobber Pup returns with the second chapter in their saga of powerful music and noise, their lineup bolstered by the presence of Swedish sax master Mats Gustafsson.
Bass Culture To Be Released on M.O.D. Technologies With Bill Laswell, Bootsy Collins, Robbie Shakespeare, Jah Wobble, Gabe Katz
A continuous flow of over 16 minutes, broken into seven individual, connected pieces. Dub, ambient and experimental electric basses are the focus.
A.P.C.'s Founder & Designer Jean Touitou Releases Samba de Merda on M.O.D. Technologies (Incunabula Digital Series)
Recorded in-house with a little help from friends Bill Laswell, Noam Levy and French band H.D.R., this Incunabula tune reflects on the aftermath of the January Paris attacks.
Randy Brecker's RandyPOP! - A Live Recording Re-Imagining Brecker's Seminal Contributions To The World Of Pop, Feat. Werner, Sanchez, Rogers, Patitucci, Smith
Beginning in the '60s, Brecker distinguished himself as a first-call studio musician for the likes of James Brown, Bruce Springsteen, Paul Simon, Donald Fagen, et al. RandyPOP! highlights these recordings, but with a twist.
RareNoiseRecords Presents BOB BELDEN's Last Recording With Animation Featuring Bill Laswell and Kurt Elling
Machine Language is the last and possibly most ambitious work by American composer, orchestrator, arranger, saxophonist and all-round conceptualizer Bob Belden with his historical group Animation. Belden died on May 20th this year.
Mayimba Music To Release Time Remembered - An Introspective Journey With Pianist-Composer BOB ALBANESE Featuring Eddie Gomez
For his first collaboration with bassist Eddie Gomez and drummer Willard Dyson, esteemed pianist Bob Albanese offers Time Remembered, an interior exploration through memory.
Ira Cohen, poet, artist, mystic, pioneer of mylar photography, in collaboration with iconoclast musician / producer, Bill Laswell.
A coded dialog between acoustic drums and electric bass. Master percussionist, Hideo Yamaki - Japan's premiere drummer, most respected, most recorded, most in demand...without peer.
In celebration of the Jamaican jazz icon, Monty Alexander, pianist Donald Vega puts together a hard-swinging compilation of Monty's great, early compositions. With Respect To Monty features an all-star lineup.
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