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Kenny Wheeler: Songs for Quintet *
Kenny Wheeler: Songs for Quintet *

1 CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2015-01-13

Tracks: Seventy-Six; Jigsaw; Long Waiting, The; Canter No.1; Sly Eyes; 1076; Old Time; Pretty Liddle Waltz; Nonetheless
Artists: Kenny Wheeler

Kenny Wheeler (1930-2014) was an unassuming giant of modern jazz, a daring improviser, and a writer of many beautiful and slyly unorthodox tunes. His recorded...continue...
Recorded nine months prior to his death in September 2014, Kenny Wheeler's Songs for Quintet is the acclaimed jazz trumpeter's last studio album. Produced by ECM's Manfred Eicher at London's Abbey Roa...continue...
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Trio Kontraszt: Trio Kontraszt [Digipak]
Trio Kontraszt: Trio Kontraszt [Digipak]

1 CD / Budapest Music Center / 2015-01-13

Tracks: Fragment I; Fragment II; Billiard; Fragment III; Fragment IV; Slow Street/Lassú utca; Fragment V; Fragment VI; Ostinato Barbaro Prelude; Ostinato Barbaro; Fragment VII; Fragment VIII; Fragment I...
Artists: Trio Kontraszt

Personnel: Grencsó István (alto flute, bass clarinet, tenor saxophone); Stevan Kovacs Tickmayer (piano, celesta, harmonium, organ); Tamás Sándor Geröly (drums, percussion)....continue...
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David Sylvian: There's a Light That Enters Houses with No Other House in Sight [Digipak] *
David Sylvian: There's a Light That Enters Houses with No Other House in Sight [Digipak] *

1 CD / SamadhiSound / 2015-01-06

Tracks: There's a Light That Enters Houses With No Other House In Sight
Artists: David Sylvian

Personnel: David Sylvian (piano, electronics, laptop, sampler); Franz Wright (spoken vocals); Christian Fennesz (guitar, laptop); John Tilbury (piano).

Recording information: Montreal; NYC.
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Larry Young: Into Somethin'
Larry Young: Into Somethin'

1 CD / / 2014-12-02

Artists: Larry Young

Personnel: Larry Young (organ); Sam Rivers (tenor saxophone); Grant Green (guitar); Elvin Jones (drums).

Producer: Alfred Lion.

Reissue producer: Michael Cuscuna.

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Keith Jarrett/Paul Motian/Charlie Haden: Hamburg '72 *
Keith Jarrett/Paul Motian/Charlie Haden: Hamburg '72 *

1 CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2014-11-24

Tracks: Rainbow; Everything That Lives Laments; Piece For Ornette; Take Me Back; Life, Dance; Song For Che
Artists: Keith Jarrett/Paul Motian/Charlie Haden

In the late 60s/early 70s when Keith Jarrett was working with Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers and with the Charles Lloyd Quartet, he also...continue...
Personnel: Keith Jarrett (flute, soprano saxophone, piano, percussion); Paul Motian (drums, percussion); Charlie Haden (double bass).

Audio Remixers: Jan Erik Kongshaug; Manfred Eicher.

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Robin Williamson: Trusting in the Rising Light *
Robin Williamson: Trusting in the Rising Light *

1 CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2014-11-24

Tracks: Trusting In the Rising Light; Roads; Our Evening Walk; Cards, The; Just West of Monmouth; Night Comes Quick in L.A.; Alive Today; These Hands of Mine; Swan; Your Kisses; Falling Snow; Islands of the ...
Artists: Robin Williamson

Eight years on from the widely-acclaimed Iron Stone recording, Scottish singer-songwriter, harpist and guitarist Robin Williamson returns with a new album of self-penned pieces -...continue...
Personnel: Robin Williamson (vocals, celtic harp, hardanger fiddle); Mat Maneri (viola); Ches Smith (vibraphone, drums, percussion, gong).

Recording information: Rockfield Studios, Monmouth (01...continue...
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Michael Mantler: The Jazz Composer's Orchestra: Update *
Michael Mantler: The Jazz Composer's Orchestra: Update *

1 CD / ECM Records (USA) / 2014-11-24

Tracks: Update One [1963-64/2013]; Update Eight [1967/2013]; Update Nine [1967/3013]; Update Eleven [1967/2013]; Update Five [1963-64/2013]; Update Six [1968-69/2013]; Update Ten [1966/2013]; Update Twelve, ...
Artists: Michael Mantler

In 1968, composer-trumpeter Michael Mantler recorded The Jazz Composer's Orchestra. Released by ECM, this classic, groundbreaking album of composition and improvisation featured Mantler conducting a...continue...
Personnel: Michael Mantler (trumpet); Bjarne Roupé (guitar); Igmar Jenner, Bernie Mallinger (violin); Cynthia Liao (viola); Asja Valcic (cello); Manfred Balasch (flute, soprano saxophone); Wolfga...continue...
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John Zorn (Composer): The Last Judgment [Digipak]
John Zorn (Composer): The Last Judgment [Digipak]

1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2014-11-18

Tracks: Tria Prima; Trinity; Resurrection; Tombeau de Jacques de Molay, Le; Sleepy Hollow; Friday the 13th; Misericordia; Incant; Slipway
Artists: John Zorn (Composer)

Lyricist: John Zorn .

Personnel: Mike Patton (vocals); John Medeski (organ); Joey Baron (drums).

Audio Mixer: Marc Urselli.

Recording information: East Side Sound, New York, NY (0...continue...
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Richie Beirach: Methuselah
Richie Beirach: Methuselah

1 CD / / 2014-11-18

Artists: Richie Beirach
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MusikFabrik: Graffiti: Sun Ra, Olga Neuwirth, Unsuk Chin
MusikFabrik: Graffiti: Sun Ra, Olga Neuwirth, Unsuk Chin

1 CD / Wergo / 2014-11-11

Tracks: Graffiti, für groáes ensemble: Palimpsest; Graffiti, für groáes ensemble: Notturno urbano; Graffiti, für groáes ensemble: Passacaglia; Miramondo Multiplo, fassung ...
Artists: MusikFabrik

Graffiti is the eighth release in Wergo’s ongoing series featuring the ensemble musikFabrik. On this recording, Unsuk Chin’s Graffiti roams urban canyons, translating metropolitan architecture...continue...
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Sun Ra/Sun Ra & His Intergalactic Arkestra: Sleeping Beauty [Limited Edition]
Sun Ra/Sun Ra & His Intergalactic Arkestra: Sleeping Beauty [Limited Edition]

1 CD / / 2014-11-11

Artists: Sun Ra/Sun Ra & His Intergalactic Arkestra

This is the great late-night Sun Ra chillout album you never knew about. The band had been working in a more groove-oriented setting off and on for over a year, as evidenced by the albums Lanquidity a...continue...
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Dean Blunt: Black Metal *
Dean Blunt: Black Metal *

1 CD / Rough Trade / 2014-11-11

Artists: Dean Blunt

Knowing Dean Blunt's past work with and without Inga Copeland, it would be instinctive to approach Black Metal without expecting the title to offer a clue about the contents. Sure enough, the maverick...continue...
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Gavin Bryars Ensemble: Gavin Bryars: The Sinking of the Titanic *
Gavin Bryars Ensemble: Gavin Bryars: The Sinking of the Titanic *

1 CD / GB Records / 2014-11-11

Tracks: Applause; Sinking of the Titanic: Prologue, The; Sinking of the Titanic: Crash, The; Sinking of the Titanic: Titanic Hymn 1 Autumn, The; Sinking of the Titanic: Titanic Hymn 2 Autumn, The; Si...
Artists: Gavin Bryars Ensemble

This live recording of The Sinking of the Titanic was made during the Gavin Bryars Ensemble's tour in 2012, the centenary year of the disaster....continue...
Liner Note Author: Gavin Bryars .

Photographers: Laurie Olinder; Bill Morrison.

Gavin Bryars' The Sinking of the Titanic, the genesis of which dates back as far as 1969, is one of the cl...continue...
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Various Artists: Black Fire! New Spirits! Radical and Revolutionary Jazz in the USA: 1957-82
Various Artists: Black Fire! New Spirits! Radical and Revolutionary Jazz in the USA: 1957-82

1 CD / Soul Jazz / 2014-11-04

Tracks: Chang, Chang, Chang - Yusef Lateef; It's a Trip - The Last Poets; Utopia and Visions - Don Cherry; Dealin' - Richard Davis; Blasé - Jeanne Lee/Archie Shepp; Angela's Angel - Grachan Moncur III/J...
Artists: Various Artists

Photographer: Bill Johnson .

This double-disc set is the companion soundtrack to Soul Jazz's book of the same name. It documents 14 wide-ranging tracks by well-known foundational artists and th...continue...
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Lee Bannon: Main/Flex
Lee Bannon: Main/Flex

1 CD / Chillectro / 2014-11-04

Tracks: RMF-1; RMF-2; RMF-3 - (featuring Charlie Benante); RMF-4; RMF-5; MFS-1; MFS-2 - (featuring Deejay Earl); MFS-3; MFS-4
Artists: Lee Bannon

Audio Mixer: Lee Bannon.

Arranger: Lee Bannon.

On his 2014 EP Main/Flex, left-field hip-hop producer Lee Bannon goes so left-field that he might actually be in some neighboring genre. Ju...continue...
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Dean Blunt: Black Metal [PA]
Dean Blunt: Black Metal [PA]

1 CD / Rough Trade / 2014-11-04

Tracks: Lush; 50 Cent; Blow; 100; Heavy; Molly & Aquafina; Forever; X; Punk; Country; Hush; Mersh; Grade
Artists: Dean Blunt

Knowing Dean Blunt's past work with and without Inga Copeland, it would be instinctive to approach Black Metal without expecting the title to offer a clue about the contents. Sure enough, the maverick...continue...
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Larry Young: Unity
Larry Young: Unity

1 CD / / 2014-11-04

Artists: Larry Young

The Rudy Van Gelder Edition of UNITY includes an essay by Bob Blumenthal.

Personnel: Larry Young (Hammond B-3 organ); Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone); Woody Shaw (trumpet); Elvin Jones (drums)....continue...
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