Yugen ... CD Jazzland (Norway), 2017. New Copy ...
Yugen is a pretty interesting little duo – Marthe Lea on saxes, guitar, voice, and percussion – and Hakon Aase on violin, kantele, percussion, and harmonium – both coming together with sounds that are way more than the sum of their instruments! There's a moody, atmospheric vibe ... (Jazz, Out Sound)read moreCD
One of DG's classic Avant Garde series from the 60s – and an album that features two spare works by composer Bernd Alois Zimmermann. Both are violin/piano duets – with Siegried Palm on violincello, and Aloys Kontarsky on piano, and Saschko Gawriloff joining in on violin during some ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
The "Brian" in the title is Brian Eno – as you might guess from that image from Another Green World in the middle of the cover – but the sound of this set is quite different than what you might expect! CD1 imagines the sounds that Eno would talk about informing the music of ... (Rock, Out Sound)read moreCD
5 pieces from Achim Christian Bornhoft, Anna Ikramova, Marcus Antonius Wesselmann, Thomas Neuhaus & Kilian Schwoon. CD
Expo 1 ... CD Deutsche Grammophon, 2017. New Copy 2CD ...
Call it neo-classical, post-classical, or whatever you want – there's been a heck of a lot of new sounds and styles happening in the world of "serious" music – recordings that include both newly experimental work from artists who'd previously played in a more conventional mode ... (Classical, Out Sound)read moreCD
A very unusual look at the sound of the avant garde – one that begins much earlier than most other collections, and that features a fairly wide range of musical genres too! The set offers up a comprehensive look at modern music in many forms – from initial moments in more serious ... read moreCD
Pieces from Achim Wollscheid, Hildegard Westerkamp, John Hudak, Christof Migone, RLM, Steve Peters, Christina Kubisch, Brandon LaBelle & Steve Roden, Toshiya Tsunoda, Jio Shimizu, Richard Lerman & Leland W. Sprinkle. Book edited by Brandon LaBelle & Steve Roden. CD
A deep look at the electronic music underground in the 60s, 70s, and 80s – not the academic theoreticians who were slaving away in university laboratories, but the more independent, freewheeling talents who were using the initial analogue moment to open up their own boundaries in time and ... read moreCD
A deep look at the electronic music underground in the 60s, 70s, and 80s – not the academic theoreticians who were slaving away in university laboratories, but the more independent, freewheeling talents who were using the initial analogue moment to open up their own boundaries in time and ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album