1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2015-10-30Tracks: Similitude [For Wim Wenders]; Marked Refraction, A; By Any Other Name [For William Kentridge]; Translucent [For Kelly Reichartdt]
Artists: Larry Ochs (Saxophone/Composer)
Composed 1976 - 8 and now studied by guitarists the world over, The Book of Heads is one of Zorn's most popular and oft-performed compositions....continue...
Personnel: Larry Ochs (sopranino saxophone, tenor saxophone); Nate Wooley (trumpet); Harris Eisenstadt (drums).
Audio Mixer: Myles Boisen.
Liner Note Author: Larry Ochs .
1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2015-09-18Tracks: Eria; Actual Theme; Egyptians; By Night's End (Becuase of Shane); Frequently Asked Question; Hemophilia (For James "Blood" Ulmer); Hold On Sheldon; Three Three Three
Artists: John Schott Actual Trio/John Schott
A veteran of Junk Genius with Ben Goldberg, T.J. Kirk with Charlie Hunter as well as varied projects with Tom Waits, John Zorn and many...continue...
Audio Mixer: Adam Muñoz.
Recording information: Fantasy Studios, Berkeley, CA (12/21/2014).
Photographers: Michael Zelner; Myles Boisen....continue...
1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2015-08-21Tracks: Purification; Double Dorje; Renunciation; Truth of Cessation; Wrathful Compassion; Diamond Vehicle; Lineage
Artists: Blue Buddha/Louis Belogenis
Tenor saxophonist Louie Belogenis plays with a luminous open heart, and a tone reminiscent of Albert Ayler. Cutting his teeth with masters such as Rashied...continue...
Personnel: Louis Belogenis (tenor saxophone); Dave Douglas (trumpet); Tyshawn Sorey (drums).
Audio Mixer: James Dellatacoma.
Recording information: 02/27/2015....continue...
1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2015-07-24Tracks: Atlas Revolt; Metate, El; All About the Starry Dark; Zagazig; Electric Sinner; Sanan; Meat for Dogs; Flashbulb Memories; Vorticism; Jakaranda
Artists: Bret Higgins' Atlas Revolt/Bret Higgins
A fabulous release by this Canadian instrumental band that blends Latin, R&B, Soul, Film Soundtracks, Jazz and more into moody and infectious grooves. Bret Higgins...continue...
Audio Mixer: Dave Hermiston.
Recording information: Verge Music Lab, Toronto (08/2014).
Photographer: Asli Alin....continue...
1 CD / Tzadik Records / 2015-06-23Tracks: Magic Carpet Ride; Gormenghast; Queen of Ilium; Once Upon a Time; Flight from Salem; Pellucidar; Atlantis; Perfume from Cleopolis, A; Jewels of Opar
Artists: The Dreamers/John Zorn (Composer)
Their fifth CD and their first in over 4 years, Zorn's most delightful and popular instrumental unit returns with nine compositions inspired by the imaginary...continue...
Personnel: Marc Ribot (guitar); Jamie Saft (keyboards); Kenny Wollesen (vibraphone); Joey Baron (drums); Cyro Baptista (percussion).
Audio Mixer: Marc Urselli.
Recording information: Eas...continue...